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Trump pledges $1 million for hurricane relief, White House says


President Trump and first lady Melania Trump step off Air Force One after arriving in Corpus Christi, Tex., this week. (Charlie Blalock/EPA) President Trump is pledging to donate $1 million toward hurricane disaster relief in Texas and Louisiana, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Thursday. Speaking to reporters …

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‘Talking is not the answer!’ Trump warns North Korea


President Trump said Tuesday that “all options are on the table” in terms of a U.S. response to North Korea’s launch of a missile over Japan. (Alex Brandon/AP) President Trump warned North Korea on Wednesday morning that “talking is not the answer,” in his first unfiltered public comments since the …

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Mexico offers hurricane help; No decision on whether to accept it


President Trump receives a briefing on Tropical Storm Harvey relief efforts with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (right) at the Texas Department of Public Safety Emergency Operations Center in Austin on Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. (Reuters/Carlos Barria) Mexico has offered assistance in the massive disaster response in next-door Texas, the State …

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Trump defends pardon of former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio


Then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is joined by Joe Arpaio, the sheriff of metro Phoenix, at a campaign event in Iowa in 2016. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File) President Trump defended his pardon of former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio on Monday, telling reporters that the sheriff was treated “unbelievably unfairly.” Speaking …

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