The Greta and Trump show

2020-01-21

DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) – The annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) kicked off on Tuesday in the ski town of Davos. Here are the highlights from Day 1: THUNBERG V TRUMP: A TRILLION TREES IS NOT ENOUGH Greta Thunberg and U.S. President Donald Trump dominated as they bothRead More →

House votes to send Trump impeachment articles to Senate

2020-01-15

The House on Wednesday voted to appoint seven House Democrats as managers for President Donald Trump’s upcoming impeachment trial and also send two articles of impeachment over to the Senate. The 228-193 vote, which was almost entirely along party lines, is ending an impeachment impasse that has persisted for nearlyRead More →

Trump administration pressed Dutch hard to cancel China chip-equipment sale: sources By Reuters

2020-01-05

© Reuters. Trump administration pressed Dutch hard to cancel China chip-equipment sale: sources By Alexandra Alper, Toby Sterling and Stephen Nellis WASHINGTON/AMSTERDAM/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The Trump administration mounted an extensive campaign to block the sale of Dutch chip manufacturing technology to China, with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo lobbyingRead More →

Fed study finds Trump tariffs backfired

2019-12-27

Getty Images President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence examine a wheel loader from Caterpillar Inc. on the South Lawn of the White House in 2017. President Donald Trump’s strategy to use import tariffs to protect and boost U.S. manufacturers backfired and led to job losses and higher prices,Read More →

Trump impeached in historic House vote

2019-12-18

MarketWatch photo illustration/Getty Images House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said President Donald Trump gave Democrats ‘no choice’ but to impeach him, as he called their effort an ‘assault’ on the country. President Donald Trump on Wednesday became the third U.S. president in history to be impeached, as the Democratic-led House ofRead More →