Congress to probe claims Trump told Cohen to lie

Senior Democrats have pledged to investigate a report that US President Donald Trump directed his personal lawyer Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about negotiations over a real-estate project in Moscow during the 2016 election.

Senior Democrats have pledged to investigate a report that US President Donald Trump directed his personal lawyer Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about negotiations over a real-estate project in Moscow during the 2016 election.

Mueller will be allowed to finish Russia probe, vows Trump nominee

US President Donald Trump’s nominee for attorney general has said “it is vitally important” that special counsel Robert Mueller be allowed to complete his Russia investigation in prepared remarks for his Senate confirmation hearing yesterday.

US President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general has said "it is vitally important" that special counsel Robert Mueller be allowed to complete his Russia investigation in prepared remarks for his Senate confirmation hearing yesterday.

Do you want fries with that? Trump serves up Big Macs and pizzas at official White House reception over shutdown

The scent of burgers and fries has wafted through the White House as US President Donald Trump laid on a fast food feast for a champion college American football team.

The scent of burgers and fries has wafted through the White House as US President Donald Trump laid on a fast food feast for a champion college American football team.

Trump faces cheque-mate over border wall vows

It was a foundational promise of Donald Trump’s historic presidential campaign: Mexico would pay for his 3,200km border wall. But as he desperately fights for $5.7bn (€5bn) for the project, the US president now claims he never said Mexico would directl…

It was a foundational promise of Donald Trump's historic presidential campaign: Mexico would pay for his 3,200km border wall. But as he desperately fights for $5.7bn (€5bn) for the project, the US president now claims he never said Mexico would directly foot the bill.

As US shutdown nears record length, Trump weighs declaring emergency

President Donald Trump, facing the prospect within days of the longest US government shutdown in history, was considering declaring a national emergency that would likely escalate a policy dispute with Democrats over his proposed US-Mexico border wall …

President Donald Trump, facing the prospect within days of the longest US government shutdown in history, was considering declaring a national emergency that would likely escalate a policy dispute with Democrats over his proposed US-Mexico border wall into a court test of presidential power.

Walls are for getting over or going through, said president to students

Donning an emerald green graduation gown, Donald Trump stood grinning on the stage at Wagner College in Staten Island as a faculty member offered a glowing introduction in May 2004.

Donning an emerald green graduation gown, Donald Trump stood grinning on the stage at Wagner College in Staten Island as a faculty member offered a glowing introduction in May 2004.