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Guests Worth $120 Billion Eat With Trump at First State Dinner

Guests Worth $120 Billion Eat With Trump at First State Dinner

Eight of the world’s wealthiest people attended President Donald Trump’s first state dinner last night along with his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron.
U.K. Lords Inflict Further Defeat on May Over Key Brexit Bill

U.K. Lords Inflict Further Defeat on May Over Key Brexit Bill

The U.K.’s upper house defeated Prime Minister Theresa May on her flagship Brexit legislation for the sixth time in eight days, this time attempting to strip ministers of powers she hoped to grant
Hammond Says Plan Is Still for Balanced U.K. Budget in Mid-2020s

Hammond Says Plan Is Still for Balanced U.K. Budget in Mid-2020s

U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond hailed an economy “moving in the right direction” after the latest fiscal year saw government borrowing fall to levels last seen before the financial
Macron Tells U.S. Turning Its Back on World Is Bigger Risk

Macron Tells U.S. Turning Its Back on World Is Bigger Risk

French President Emmanuel Macron told U.S. lawmakers they must join with the international community to help preserve and extend the benefits of the postwar world order.
Trump’s Gamble for Quick Trade Deal With China May Be a Long Shot

Trump’s Gamble for Quick Trade Deal With China May Be a Long Shot

President Donald Trump is dispatching two top economic deputies to China in hopes of a quick deal on trade. They may find the reality on the ground more daunting.
Judge Stokes Dreamers’ Hopes After Congressional Standoff

Judge Stokes Dreamers’ Hopes After Congressional Standoff

President Donald Trump’s plan to dismantle the DACA program suffered yet another setback as a federal judge set a road map for enrolling new undocumented immigrants.
White House Sends Mixed Signals on VA Nominee

White House Sends Mixed Signals on VA Nominee

The White House continued to send conflicting signals Wednesday on its nominee to head the Veterans Affairs Department, Ronny Jackson, even as it defended him against allegations of improper behavior
Trump Travel Ban Looks Poised for Victory at U.S. Supreme Court

Trump Travel Ban Looks Poised for Victory at U.S. Supreme Court

The U.S. Supreme Court appeared poised to uphold President Donald Trump’s travel ban as two key justices used an argument session to aim skeptical questions at a lawyer challenging the policy.
Hatch Opposes Bill to Protect Mueller But Cites Impeachment Risk

Hatch Opposes Bill to Protect Mueller But Cites Impeachment Risk

Senator Orrin Hatch warned that President Donald Trump could be impeached if he fires Robert Mueller but said he would oppose a bill aimed at protecting the special counsel because he believes it
Liberal Justices Question Trump’s Travel Ban

Liberal Justices Question Trump’s Travel Ban

Liberal members of the Supreme Court questioned President Donald Trump’s travel ban as the justices took their first direct look at a policy that indefinitely bars more than 150 million people from
Trump and Cohen Ready With Teams of Lawyers for Records Review

Trump and Cohen Ready With Teams of Lawyers for Records Review

President Donald Trump, his personal business and his longtime lawyer Michael Cohen say they’re ready with teams of attorneys to conduct a review of materials seized during an FBI search of Cohen’s
Kuwait Expels Philippines Ambassador Amid Maid Abuse Dispute

Kuwait Expels Philippines Ambassador Amid Maid Abuse Dispute

Kuwait City (AP) -- Kuwait on Wednesday expelled the Philippines ambassador and recalled its own envoy from Manila over a growing diplomatic dispute sparked by complaints of the abuse of Filipina
Serb President Delays Kosovo Deal to Give It a Better Shot

Serb President Delays Kosovo Deal to Give It a Better Shot

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said a deal with Kosovo, the biggest hurdle to his country joining the European Union, isn’t imminent as both sides remain far apart, forcing him to delay his goal
U.K. Parliament, Not Theresa May, Emerges as Boss of Brexit

U.K. Parliament, Not Theresa May, Emerges as Boss of Brexit

When it comes to Brexit, Parliament -- not Theresa May’s government -- is the ultimate boss. And in the end, lawmakers could decide to keep the U.K. in the European customs union against the prime
Nigeria Presidential Hopeful Says Will Cede More Power to States

Nigeria Presidential Hopeful Says Will Cede More Power to States

Former Nigerian Vice President Atiku Abubakar said he would relinquish more power to states if elected president next year.
Serb President Wants Central Bank Chief to Stay Another Term

Serb President Wants Central Bank Chief to Stay Another Term

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said for the first time that he wants central bank Governor Jorgovanka Tabakovic to stay on for another term in office after her mandate ends in August.
Will Macron's New Iran Deal Proposal Sway Trump?

Will Macron's New Iran Deal Proposal Sway Trump?

Bloomberg’s Kevin Cirilli discusses U.S.-Iran relations post Trump's meeting with Macron. He speaks with Tom Keene and Francine Lacqua on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
Are Iranians Concerned Over Trump's Foreign Policy?

Are Iranians Concerned Over Trump's Foreign Policy?

Bloomberg’s Golnar Motevalli discusses concerns of Iranians over the foreign policy of U.S. President Donald Trump. She speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
Rouhani Slams Trump's Talks With France Over Iran Nuclear Deal

Rouhani Slams Trump's Talks With France Over Iran Nuclear Deal

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani condemned talks between the U.S. and France over the multi-party nuclear agreement, urging his American counterpart to stand by his existing commitments before seeking
Even Macron Might Not Sway Trump on Iran Deal

Even Macron Might Not Sway Trump on Iran Deal

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