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Trump: U.S. should get 'substantial portion' of TikTok operations sale price

04 Aug 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday the U.S. government should get a "substantial portion" of the sales price of the U.S. operations of popular short-video app TikTok and warned he will ban the service in the United States on Sept. 15 without a sale.

Trump ousts TVA board members over outsourcing jobs, targets CEO salary

04 Aug 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Monday he was formally removing two members from the board of the Tennessee Valley Authority for seeking to outsource U.S. jobs to foreign workers, and criticized its chief executive as "ridiculously overpaid."

UPDATE 4-Trump vows TikTok ban if no U.S. sale deal reached by Sept. 15

03 Aug 2020

WASHINGTON, Aug 3 U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday he does not oppose Microsoft Corp acquiring the U.S. operations of TikTok and said he will ban the service in the United States on Sept 15 without a sale.

Trump signs orders to lower prescription drug prices

25 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday signed four executive orders aimed at lowering the prices Americans pay for prescription drugs, as he faces an uphill re-election battle and criticism over his handling of the coronavirus pandemic. | Video

Trump says he is comfortable having his son and grandchildren back in schools

23 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he is comfortable with his son, Barron, and grandchildren going back to school, arguing that schools should be open despite concerns from many that it could lead to more coronavirus infections. | Video

Trump in 'law and order' campaign to send federal agents to more U.S. cities

23 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump announced a plan on Wednesday to send federal agents to the Democratic-run cities of Chicago and Albuquerque to crack down on violent crime in an escalation of his "law and order" theme heading into the final months before the presidential election. | Video

UPDATE 1-Trump says he is comfortable having his son and grandchildren back in schools

23 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON, July 22 U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he is comfortable with his son, Barron, and grandchildren going back to school, arguing that schools should be open despite concerns from many that it could lead to more coronavirus infections.

Trump vollzieht Strategiewechsel - Empfiehlt nun doch Masken gegen Corona

22 Jul 2020

Washington Angesichts dramatisch steigender Corona-Todesfälle in den USA empfiehlt Präsident Donald Trump seinen Mitbürgern nun doch, Schutzmasken zu tragen.

Trump shifts rhetoric as he urges mask-wearing, warns of worsening pandemic

22 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump, in a shift in rhetoric and tone, encouraged Americans on Tuesday to wear masks if they cannot maintain social distance and warned that the coronavirus pandemic would get worse before it got better. | Video

Tension, infighting roil Trump White House as coronavirus strategy sputters

22 Jul 2020

WASHINGTON Differences over how to fight the coronavirus pandemic have sparked infighting and tension within the White House, hampering its response as the death toll mounts and President Donald Trump's approval ratings fall.

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