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Trump Picks Ex-Boeing Executive Patrick Shanahan For Defence Secretary

President Donald Trump intends to nominate acting defense secretary Patrick Shanahan to remain in the top Pentagon job, the White House said Thursday, placing a relatively low-profile and so...

Trump Picks Ex-Boeing Executive Patrick Shanahan For Defence Secretary

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Trump picks ex-Boeing executive Shanahan as defense secretary President Donald Trump plans to nominate Patrick Shanahan, a former Boeing Co executive, as his defense secretary, the White House said on Thursday, b...
18:36, 05/09/2019

UPDATE 3-Trump picks ex-Boeing executive Shanahan as defense secretary President Donald Trump plans to nominate Patrick Shanahan, a former Boeing Co executive, as his defense secretary, the White House said on Thursday, b...
15:36, 05/09/2019

Trump picks acting Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan, a former Boeing exec, to be secretary of Defense President Donald Trump plans to nominate acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan, a former Boeing executive, to formally take over the top spot a...
13:24, 05/09/2019

Trump nominates Patrick Shanahan as defense secretary US President Donald Trump has named former Boeing executive Patrick Shanahan as his pick to be US defense secretary. Shanahan has been serving in the ...
00:36, 05/10/2019

President Trump to Nominate Patrick Shanahan for Secretary of Defense (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Thursday said he will nominate Patrick Shanahan to be his second secretary of defense. Shanahan, a form...
14:24, 05/09/2019

Donald Trump to nominate Patrick Shanahan to be defense secretary President Donald Trump plans to nominate acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan to the role permanently, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders ...
14:36, 05/09/2019

Trump to nominate Patrick M. Shanahan as defense secretary, White House says White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders on Thursday said President Trump intends to nominate Patrick M. Shanahan to become the U.S. secretary of def...
14:24, 05/09/2019

Patrick Shanahan says he appreciates Trump's executive experience: 'focused on outcomes and results' Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan told Fox News about why he likes working for President Trump in a “Fox & Friends” exclusive interview set to...
05:48, 05/13/2019

Patrick Shanahan withdraws from consideration to be defense secretary Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan on Tuesday withdrew himself from consideration to be formally nominated to head the Defense Department, Pres...
17:12, 06/18/2019

Patrick Shanahan Withdraws Nomination as Defense Secretary and Steps Down Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has decided to pull out from the nomination process to become full-time Defense Secretary amid news reports ...
14:24, 06/18/2019

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan cleared in ethics probe Acting defense secretary Patrick Shanahan has been cleared by the Pentagon's inspector general after an investigation into possible ethics violations ...
06:24, 04/28/2019

Trump to Nominate Patrick Shanahan as Pentagon Chief The decision followed a monthlong ethics investigation that found that Mr. Shanahan, a former Boeing executive, had not acted improperly in official m...
14:24, 05/09/2019

Trump Nominates Patrick Shanahan to Run the Military After Historic Delay It took 125 days, but President Donald Trump finally nominated Patrick Shanahan to be the next Secretary of Defense. Shanahan, 56, was the leading con...
16:12, 05/09/2019

Patrick Shanahan: President Trump gave 'direct legal order' for military to secure border Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said in an exclusive “Fox & Friends” interview Monday that there is a "crisis" at the southern border and he...
10:48, 05/13/2019

Shanahan: honored by Trump's nomination to be defense secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Thursday he was honored by President Donald Trump's plan to nominate him to be defense secretary, after more than four months...
18:36, 05/09/2019

Trump says Shanahan has withdrawn from Defense secretary consideration President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced that he will not nominate acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan to hold the position in a permanent ca...
10:36, 06/18/2019

It's clear that Trump 'doesn't want a war with Iran,' acting US Defense Secretary Shanahan says "When the president says he doesn't want a war with Iran, I think that is pretty clear," acting U.S. Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan told r...
00:48, 05/30/2019

Trump to nominate acting Pentagon chief Mark Esper for Defense secretary after Shanahan withdrawal Trump announced his intention to pick Esper for Defense secretary after acting Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan withdrew from consideration for the job...
18:36, 06/21/2019

Trump to nominate former Boeing executive as defense secretary Patrick Shanahan has served in the role in an acting capacity since the departure of former Pentagon chief Jim MattisDonald Trump will nominate Patric...
00:24, 05/10/2019

The rise and fall of Patrick Shanahan, the defense industry's 'Mr. Fix-It' Patrick Shanahan rose to acclaim as the defense industry's "Mr. Fix-It," but a Pentagon facing the threat of war with Iran, missile testing in North K...
21:12, 06/18/2019

Patrick Shanahan: Military won’t leave border until it's secure Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said the military would not pull troops tasked with putting up barriers and planning logistics from the U.S....
21:48, 05/11/2019

Patrick Shanahan: Iranian threats against America ‘on hold’ Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said Tuesday that America's deployment of additional military forces to the Persian Gulf might have given th...
10:48, 05/21/2019

Patrick Shanahan: Pentagon planning for possible reinforcements if situation with Iran ‘deteriorates' The Pentagon is planning for the possible deployment of additional U.S. forces to the Persian Gulf region in the event the threat from Iran worsens, a...
14:48, 06/14/2019

Patrick Shanahan: Request to move USS John McCain made directly to Seventh Fleet The U.S. Navy's Seventh Fleet directly received a request from the White House Military Office to keep the U.S. John McCain from view during President...
13:36, 06/02/2019

Shanahan Withdraws as Defense Secretary Nominee President Trump on Tuesday pulled the nomination of Patrick Shanahan to be the permanent defense secretary, saying on Twitter that Mr. Shanahan would ...
11:36, 06/18/2019

Shanahan withdraws from consideration to be U.S. defense secretary Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has withdrawn from consideration to head the U.S. military, President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday, sto...
11:12, 06/18/2019

UPDATE 2-Shanahan withdraws from consideration to be U.S. defense secretary Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has withdrawn from consideration to head the U.S. military, President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday, sto...
12:12, 06/18/2019

Shanahan would 'welcome the opportunity to be Secretary of Defense, but not at the expense of being a good father' Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan says he's withdrawn from contention to become the permanent Pentagon chief because he does not want to fo...
15:48, 06/18/2019

Shanahan Out of Running to Be Defense Secretary After Account of Domestic Incident Surfaces Patrick Shanahan, President Donald Trump’s acting secretary of Defense, withdrew his name from consideration to officially run the Pentagon, Trump ann...
20:00, 06/18/2019

"Pak Was Born With No Affection For Itself": Ex-US Defence Secretary Terming Pakistan as the "most dangerous" country due to its nuclear capabilities and radicalisation, former US Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis has sai...
19:36, 09/05/2019

UK defence secretary dismissed over Huawei leak Defence secretary Gavin Williamson has been removed from his role following an inquiry into allegations that he leaked information from a high-level N...
12:48, 05/01/2019

Mark Esper sworn in as new U.S. secretary of defence Mark Esper, an Army veteran and former defense industry lobbyist, won Senate confirmation by a vote of 90-8 and was sworn in at the White House by Sup...
16:00, 07/23/2019

Sacked defence secretary: 'I am not behind Huawei leak' Former defence secretary Gavin Williamson has told Sky News he categorically denies leaking information from the National Security Council and says hi...
21:12, 05/01/2019

UPDATE 3-UK's May fires defence secretary over Huawei leak British Prime Minister Theresa May fired her defence minister on Wednesday over a leak of discussions in the National Security Council about Chinese t...
12:12, 05/01/2019

Paramount Network does the lift, picks up a Patrick Swayze documentary In just a couple years, the Paramount Network’s I Am documentary series has somehow turned into a long-running franchise, telling stories about Heath ...
15:48, 07/09/2019

Acting U.S. defence secretary to make second trip to U.S.-Mexico border Acting Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan is making his second trip to the U.S.-Mexican border to highlight what President Donald Trump calls a nation...
09:12, 05/11/2019

Sacked defence secretary: PM's 'naive' Brexit talks will fail Sacked defence secretary Gavin Williamson has claimed Theresa May's attempts to do a Brexit deal with Jeremy Corbyn are "destined to fail" and will "e...
13:36, 05/11/2019

Shanahan’s departure leaves Pentagon adrift, with a growing power vacuum and Pompeo as de facto defense secretary SHANAHAN SHOCKER: The question of why Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and not acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan was meeting with top commanders...
02:12, 06/20/2019

Reckitt picks PepsiCo executive as next CEO British consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser on Wednesday named PepsiCo executive Laxman Narasimhan as its next chief executive officer, to succeed ...
01:00, 06/12/2019

Gavin Williamson sacked: Defence secretary asked to leave government over Huawei leak Theresa May has sacked Gavin Williamson as defence secretary following an investigation over leaked information about Chinese mobile giant Huawei from...
19:36, 05/01/2019

Accenture Picks Julie Sweet as Chief Executive The board of consulting company Accenture PLC has named Julie Sweet, the head of the company’s operations in North America, as its new chief executive...
18:12, 07/11/2019

Gavin Williamson sacked: MPs call for criminal action as Theresa May sacks defence secretary over Huawei leak MPs are calling for former Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson to be prosecuted after he allegedly leaked information about Chinese mobile giant Huawei...
19:36, 05/01/2019

Defence minister Sajjan says he supported chief of defence staff’s decision to suspend Norman Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan says he supported the chief of defence staff's decision to suspend Vice-Admiral Mark Norman in 2017, more than a year b...
09:36, 05/16/2019

Trump says he did not ask Shanahan to withdraw from Pentagon job U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he did not ask Patrick Shanahan, the acting defense secretary, to withdraw from consideration to be d...
17:12, 06/18/2019

Democrats and some Republicans question Trump’s vetting process after Shanahan withdrawal Senators wonder why they weren’t told sooner about the domestic abuse allegations involving Shanahan, but they are divided over whether to investigate...
16:48, 06/18/2019

'The situation is extreme. Fix it': Shanahan, McAleenan reveal Trump's command on border crisis Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan told "Fox & Friends" Tuesday that President Trump demanded "better results" at the southern border during a ...
16:00, 05/14/2019

Trump, Defense boss Shanahan both deny link to USS John S. McCain ‘out of sight’ directive A mystery continues to surround a reported U.S. military email that called for the USS John S. McCain to be “out of sight” during President Trump’s re...
01:24, 05/30/2019

"All Options On Table": US Defence Chief On Trump's Afghan War Comment New US Defense Secretary Mark Esper picked his way through a political minefield in his first public meeting with the media Wednesday, skirting anythi...
03:01, 08/29/2019

William Barr: is his defence of Trump paving the road to tyranny? The attorney general stands accused of acting as the president’s personal lawyer rather than a guardian of the constitutionMoments before a highly ant...
23:36, 05/03/2019

Donald Trump Says "Unfair" Defence Treaty With Japan Needs To Be Changed US President Donald Trump on Saturday said he had told Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that a decades-old security treaty between their countries m...
00:00, 06/30/2019

Trump’s legal defence against Congressional probes is weak. Here’s why it still might work In courts in New York and Washington, Trump is attempting to beat back subpoenas by Congress to get financial records from accountants and banks Trump...
12:12, 05/18/2019

2019 British Open picks: Our staff picks to win at Royal Portrush As the British Open returns to Northern Ireland for the first time since 1951, it's time to make picks for who will win the claret jug.  &#...
06:48, 07/16/2019

Piers Morgan leaps to Ivanka Trump's defence over awkward video of G20 chat PIERS Morgan has defended Ivanka Trump after a video showing her awkwardly trying to enter a conversation with Theresa May and Emmanuel Macron went vi...
07:00, 07/01/2019

UPDATE 3-Erdogan says Trump can waive sanctions on Turkey for Russian defence purchase U.S. President Donald Trump has the authority to waive sanctions on Turkey for its purchase of Russian air defence systems and should find a "middle g...
00:24, 07/15/2019

Trump's Health Secretary Praises Trump for Opening Up 'Debate' on Vaccines That Is 'Settled' Now The nation’s top health official, Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar, praised his boss Donald Trump on Monday for supposedly contributin...
07:24, 04/30/2019

2019 Wimbledon odds, picks, predictions: Tennis expert reveals picks for Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep Gavin Mair, who called Naomi Osaka winning the 2018 U.S. Open at 32-1, has locked in his picks for Williams vs. Halep in the Wimbledon women's final....
10:12, 07/12/2019

2019 Wimbledon odds, picks, best predictions: Tennis expert reveals picks for Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep Gavin Mair, who called Naomi Osaka winning the 2018 U.S. Open at 32-1, has locked in his picks for Williams vs. Halep in the Wimbledon women's final....
01:36, 07/13/2019

| Trump praises Orban | Brexit demands defence spending: WATCH the top World news videos for today Trump praises Hungary's anti-immigration PM | Hunt: UK should boost defence spending after Brexit; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH...
01:12, 05/14/2019

American Restoration: 30% of judges will be Trump picks President Trump, who plans to have named 150 federal judges by the end of this year, is on a pace to fill 30% of the bench, a historic legacy being ti...
18:24, 07/05/2019

Trump Picks New Acting National Intelligence Director (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Thursday named Joseph Maguire, the nation’s top counterterrorism official, as acting national int...
03:36, 08/09/2019

Dan Coats to Step Down as Intelligence Chief; Trump Picks Loyalist for Job President Trump said Representative John Ratcliffe of Texas, a staunch defender of the president, would replace Mr. Coats, who was an important link t...
02:12, 07/29/2019

Trump picks Mark Morgan, former customs chief, as new head of ICE WASHINGTON – President Trump used Twitter Sunday to announce he had selected a new head of Immigration and Customs Enforcement. “I am pleased to...
09:36, 05/05/2019

Trump picks ICE director as new acting chief of all border and customs operations President Trump has selected acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director Mark Morgan to be the acting head the Department of Homeland Security...
21:00, 06/25/2019

Christopher Waller, Judy Shelton Are Trump's Latest Picks for Fed Board President Trump said he planned to nominate a pair of economists to serve on the board of the Federal Reserve after two of his original choices withdr...
22:12, 07/02/2019

Trump considering executive order for Census citizenship question President Donald Trump said on Friday that he is considering an executive order to add a contentious question about citizenship to the 2020 U.S. Censu...
08:24, 07/05/2019

Yes, Trump can use executive authority on capital gains indexing As expected, Congress’ summer break didn’t mean a letup in the never-ending debate about capital gains indexing — whether or not President Trump shoul...
09:36, 09/12/2019

Trump tries to shut Huawei out of US market with executive order Enlarge / Customers purchase mobile phones at the Huawei Experience Center on May 16, 2019 in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province of China. (credit: Getty Ima...
12:12, 05/16/2019

Trump Considering an Executive Order to Allow Citizenship Question on Census A federal judge in Maryland has given the administration until 2 p.m. Friday to explain how it would proceed after a Supreme Court ruling that rejecte...
11:24, 07/05/2019

Trump says he’s considering executive order to add citizenship question to census President Donald Trump looks up during the military flyovers at the Independence Day celebration in front of the Lincoln Memorial, Thursday, July 4, 2...
11:12, 07/05/2019

EU chief executive to meet Trump advisor Kushner U.S. President Donald Trump's senior advisor Jared Kushner will meet with the European Union's chief executive Jean-Claude Juncker on Tuesday afternoo...
03:48, 06/04/2019

Trump Manages to Get an Even Worse Labor Secretary Than the Last One Last week’s welcome resignation of Labor Secretary Alex Acosta came with a caveat: Acosta appeared to not be entirely on board with the White House’s ...
15:12, 07/17/2019

Trump announces Air Force secretary nominee President Trump will nominate former Chairman of the Aerospace Corporation Barbara Barrett to replace outgoing Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wils...
16:00, 05/21/2019

Trump to nominate Scalia's son for labor secretary U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he intends to nominate Eugene Scalia, the oldest son of the late Supreme Court justice Antonin Scalia, to...
02:24, 07/19/2019

Trump says he will likely nominate Esper for defense secretary U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he would likely nominate Mark Esper to be the secretary of defense, hours after he named Esper, the secret...
17:12, 06/18/2019

Trump picks Morgan, backer of border wall, to head U.S. immigration agency U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he plans to appoint Mark Morgan, a border patrol chief under former President Barack Obama who support...
14:12, 05/05/2019

President Trump Picks Twitter Fights After Consoling Dayton Shooting Victims Just a few hours after President Donald Trump visited with first-responders and people wounded in a shooting that claimed nine lives in Dayton, Ohio, ...
03:36, 08/08/2019

Trump invokes executive privilege over unredacted Mueller report President Donald Trump has invoked executive privilege to block an effort by House Democrats to access special counsel Robert Mueller’s unredacted rep...
08:36, 05/08/2019

Trump signs executive order to improve kidney care President Trump on Wednesday told the government to revamp the nation’s care for kidney disease, so that more people whose kidneys fail have a c...
13:24, 07/10/2019

Explainer: Can Trump use executive privilege to block congressional probes? Like numerous U.S. presidents before him, Donald Trump could cite the legal doctrine of "executive privilege" to try to block congressional investigat...
04:36, 05/02/2019

Trump Preparing Executive Order on Health-Cost Disclosure President Trump is expected to issue an executive order as early as next week to mandate the disclosure of prices in the health-care industry. Federal...
07:24, 05/24/2019

Trump invokes executive privilege over Mueller report: here's how it works Now that the Department of Justice announced that President Trump is asserting executive privilege to protect redacted information in Special Counsel ...
13:12, 05/08/2019

The Trump administration drafted an executive order to censor the internet CNN has obtained a draft of an executive order that could potentially censor huge portions of the internet. In an attempt to stop a perceived “bias” a...
20:00, 08/12/2019

Trump to sign executive order to lower drug prices The White House is writing an executive order that would reduce what the U.S. pays for drugs so that it's more in line with the lowest price paid else...
23:12, 07/06/2019

Trump may use executive order to include citizenship question on census President Trump said Friday that he might issue an executive order to include a citizenship question in the 2020 census — hours before administration ...
10:36, 07/05/2019

Trump's healthcare executive order will only mean more red tape, not cheaper care President Trump has been the champion of reducing red tape. That’s why it’s confusing that he plans to issue an executive order requiring healthcare i...
21:12, 06/23/2019

Trump Asserts Executive Privilege Over Full Mueller Report Lawmakers plan to act despite a Justice Department threat to ask President Trump to invoke executive privilege over the Mueller report material they w...
08:12, 05/08/2019

Donald Trump invokes executive privilege over Mueller report Press Secretary Sarah Sanders issued a statement on the decision Wednesday morning, saying the decision was prompted by Charles Nadler's "reckless dem...
08:12, 05/08/2019

Russia-born executive to testify about Trump Moscow project WASHINGTON (AP) — The House intelligence committee is set to interview Russia-born business executive Felix Sater about his behind-the-scenes role in ...
01:36, 06/21/2019

Trump says he's considering executive order to force census question – live Trump desperate to add citizenship question to 2020 censusCommerce department says it is printing forms without itSign up for the US briefing and get ...
11:12, 07/05/2019

U.S. Justice Department defends Trump's executive privilege assertion The U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday defended Trump's use of executive privilege to withhold U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's full report fro...
09:00, 05/08/2019

Trump to announce executive action on census citizenship question U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday will announce an executive action over his administration's effort to add a citizenship question to the 2020 c...
09:00, 07/11/2019

Huawei claims Trump's executive order will leave 'the US lagging behind in 5G' Huawei said further attempts to restrict it from the U.S. market will make the country fall behind in 5G and could also raise "serious legal issues."...
22:12, 05/15/2019

Trump expected to sign executive order paving the way for a U.S. ban on Huawei U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to sign an executive order this week barring U.S. companies from using telecommunications equipment made by fi...
07:48, 05/15/2019

Trump claims executive privilege on census citizenship documents President Trump on Wednesday refused to hand over documents to Congress detailing the administration’s decision to add a citizenship question to the c...
13:48, 06/12/2019

Executive director of gay Republican group resigns after Trump endorsement NBC NEWS – The executive director of the Log Cabin Republicans is the latest official to resign from the conservative LGBTQ group after it recen...
20:48, 08/27/2019

Trump Thinks He Can Use An Executive Order to Get a Citizenship Question on the Census President Trump has announced that he’s “very seriously” considering an executive order in attempt to force a citizenship question onto the 2020 censu...
11:36, 07/05/2019

Trump’s acting DHS secretary appears wary of his ICE raids. That says a lot. The acting Homeland Security chief apparently isn't hiding his feelings — perhaps because he's seen what happened when his department had to make the ...
11:48, 06/22/2019

Trump seems to make up a quote by NATO’s secretary general Trump claimed NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said, "Without Donald Trump, maybe there would be no NATO." Stoltenberg appears to have said not...
13:36, 06/07/2019

Trump hails new Defense Secretary Mark Esper President Trump took part in the swearing-in ceremony for new Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Thursday — hailing his experience in the military and de...
11:48, 07/25/2019

Trump nominates Eugene Scalia to be labor secretary President Donald Trump on Thursday said he plans to nominate Gene Scalia, the son of late Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia, to be labor ...
04:24, 07/19/2019

Trump defense secretary nominee says US not seeking war with Iran Confirmation of Mark Esper appeared almost certain at Senate hearing where he received significant Democratic supportDonald Trump’s nominee to become ...
17:24, 07/16/2019

Former Commerce secretary: Trump's 5% tariffs on Mexico will go into place but not any further Former Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez says he doesn't see how a comprehensive agreement between Mexico and the U.S. can be made over the wee...
08:00, 06/06/2019

‘They’re all fighting him’: Trump aides spar with health secretary With health care poised to play a crucial role in the 2020 election, infighting within the Trump administration threatens to derail some of the presid...
21:48, 06/18/2019

Trump to Nominate Justice Scalia's Son as Labor Secretary President Trump intends to nominate Eugene Scalia, a son of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, as secretary of labor, sources said, tappin...
04:24, 07/19/2019

Trump to Officially Nominate Esper as Next Defense Secretary If confirmed, Mr. Esper, who fought in the gulf war before becoming a lobbyist for Raytheon, would join a national security team with his West Point c...
07:24, 06/21/2019

Trump to Nominate Eugene Scalia for Labor Secretary Job Mr. Scalia, the son of Antonin Scalia who worked in the Bush administration, is expected to bring a pro-business approach and stability to the Labor D...
17:48, 07/18/2019

Trump weighs ousting Commerce Secretary Ross: NBC U.S. President Donald Trump has told aides and allies that he is considering removing Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross after a Supreme Court defeat on a...
07:36, 07/15/2019

Trump to nominate Mark Esper as defense secretary President Donald Trump has announced his intention to nominate Mark Esper, secretary of the Army, as the next defense secretary, among other key defen...
17:48, 06/23/2019

| Calls mount for resignation of Trump labor secretary Democratic Party leaders called on Tuesday for the resignation of President Donald Trump's secretary of labor over a secret plea deal he made a decade...
00:00, 07/10/2019

Agriculture secretary: Farmers 'are one of the casualties' of Trump's trade war Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue acknowledged this week that farmers are getting hurt by President Donald Trump's trade war, but expressed optimism ...
07:48, 06/25/2019

Senate confirms Esper as Trump's next secretary of defense The Senate confirmed Secretary of the Army Mark Esper in a bipartisan vote Tuesday, officially making him President Trump's second secretary of defens...
10:00, 07/23/2019

Trump "Less Prepared" Than Putin For Key Meet, Says Ex-State Secretary US President Donald Trump was less prepared than Vladimir Putin for their first meeting, allowing his Russian counterpart to promote his own agenda an...
10:24, 05/23/2019

Trump says he will nominate Barbara Barrett to be Air Force secretary U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he will nominate Barbara Barrett, a former chair of the Aerospace Corporation, to be secretary of the Air ...
01:36, 05/22/2019

Senate confirms Trump's pick for defense secretary The Senate Tuesday voted overwhelmingly 90 to 8 to confirm President Donald Trump's pick for secretary of defense, Mark Esper, giving the Pentagon its...
12:00, 07/24/2019

Nadler: Trump claim of executive privilege could delay Mueller testimony President Donald Trump’s sweeping effort to block congressional access to the Mueller report could complicate Democrats’ efforts to bring special coun...
08:36, 05/08/2019

Trump mulling executive order on citizenship question in Census: Axios U.S. President Donald Trump is considering issuing an executive order on including a citizenship question in the U.S. census, Axios reported on Thursd...
08:24, 07/04/2019

Trump to sign executive order to encourage kidney disease treatment Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar announced new measures President Trump will take through executive order to encourage kidney donations a...
21:24, 07/10/2019

Trump to issue executive order seeking transparency on healthcare costs: WSJ U.S. President Donald Trump plans to issue an executive order on Monday asking health insurers and doctors to disclose new details about healthcare co...
11:12, 06/20/2019

Invesco thrives in China as former executive Ross leads Trump's trade war The former investment company of U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has been flourishing in China, even as he marshals billions of dollars' worth of ...
11:48, 08/16/2019

Alan Dershowitz: Trump 'perfectly entitled to invoke executive privilege' President Trump is within his rights to invoke executive privilege, including when it comes to former White House communications director Hope Hicks, ...
23:00, 06/19/2019

Trump executive order on organ transplants could fuel a little-known biotech company President Donald Trump is poised to sign an executive order that would increase kidney transplants, and Raymond James says biotech firm CareDx could b...
07:48, 07/10/2019

Union Challenge of Trump Executive Orders Rejected by Federal Court The court said unions representing federal government workers had to bring their case before a federal labor agency before turning to federal courts....
12:48, 07/16/2019

New executive order expands Trump administration's ability to sanction terrorists The Trump administration on Tuesday unveiled an executive order allowing the government to place sanctions on individual terrorists without specifying...
15:36, 09/11/2019

Trump floats executive order to get citizenship question on 2020 census President Trump said Friday he is considering using an executive order to place a citizenship question on the 2020 census, as the administration faces...
09:36, 07/05/2019

NIST releases AI engagement plan in response to Trump executive order The U.S. Department of Commerce released a plan for the federal government to engage in the creation of artificial standards in line with U.S. interes...
21:24, 07/02/2019

Trump executive order launches effort to improve kidney care President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday clearing the way for early transplants, home dialysis and more preventative measures for...
14:12, 07/10/2019

Executive privilege: Can Trump use presidential powers to withhold the Mueller report? There are so few court decisions on executive privilege that it is hard to be certain if Trump can withhold the unredacted report and underlying evide...
14:36, 05/08/2019

Trump executive order on organ transplants will fuel a little-known biotech company President Donald Trump’s executive order on kidney care will be a boon to a transplant diagnostics company, according to Raymond James.  &...
08:36, 07/11/2019

Trump signs executive order to overhaul kidney transplant system President Trump signed an executive order Wednesday meant to improve treatment efforts for kidney disease and to increase the availability of organs f...
21:24, 07/10/2019

Explainer: Can Trump use executive privilege to withhold full Mueller report? The White House on Wednesday invoked executive privilege to block the release of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's unredacted Russia report as a U.S. H...
15:48, 05/08/2019

President Trump Invoked Executive Privilege. Here’s the History of That Presidential Power When Congress issues a subpoena for documents, usually they get what they want. But that’s not the case for certain documents related to the 202...
11:00, 06/13/2019

Barr to Trump: Invoke executive privilege over redacted Mueller materials The Justice Department told the House Judiciary Committee that Attorney General William P. Barr would ask President Trump to assert privilege over the...
00:48, 05/08/2019

Trump executive order spurs call for opinions on federal AI standards The Department of Commerce wants the artifical intelligence community's opinion to help form technical AI standards for the federal government.Read Mo...
05:24, 05/02/2019

Trump asserts executive privilege over census citizenship question info President Donald Trump on Wednesday asserted executive privilege over information related to his administration's decision to add a citizenship q...
10:00, 06/12/2019

Trump administration denies possible ouster of Commerce Secretary Ross U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Monday denied a media report https://nbcnews.to/2XPQJ4B that President Donald Trump is considering removing ...
18:36, 07/15/2019

Trump's labour secretary quits after Jeffrey Epstein case row US Labour Secretary Alexander Acosta has quit amid criticism of his handling of a plea deal with billionaire Jeffrey Epstein, who is accused of sexual...
08:00, 07/12/2019

Senate confirms Mark Esper as Trump’s secretary of defense The Senate on Tuesday confirmed President Trump’s nominee for secretary of defense, Mark Esper, in a bipartisan 90-8 vote. The confirmation ends a rec...
13:48, 07/23/2019

Melania Trump’s spokeswoman to be next White House press secretary First lady Melania Trump announced Tuesday that her spokeswoman, Stephanie Grisham, would replace outgoing White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee ...
13:12, 06/25/2019

Minnesota Farmers Let Agriculture Secretary Know They Are Not Happy With Trump’s Trade War Farmers’ discontent over President Donald Trump’s escalating trade war with China erupted into the open Wednesday as his agriculture secre...
03:36, 08/09/2019

Trump’s tax returns will not be released to Congress, treasury secretary asserts Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has made it official: The administration won’t be turning President Donald Trump’s tax returns over to the Democrati...
17:00, 05/06/2019

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says he has never spoken with Trump about handing over tax returns "I've had no conversations ever with the president or anyone in the White House about delivering the president's tax returns to Congress," M...
08:00, 05/22/2019

Wisconsin Farmers Let Agriculture Secretary Know They Are Not Happy With Trump’s Trade War Farmers’ discontent over President Donald Trump’s escalating trade war with China erupted into the open Wednesday as his agriculture secre...
19:12, 08/07/2019

Trump says Deputy Secretary of State Sullivan could be next envoy to Moscow U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan "could very well be" the next U.S. ambassador to Russia, President Donald Trump said on Tuesday, describi...
21:24, 08/20/2019

U.S. agriculture secretary says Trump will announce way to boost biofuel demand soon U.S. President Donald Trump will announce a plan to boost demand for biofuels within weeks, Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue said on Wednesday, a...
14:12, 08/28/2019

Trump Remarks On Theresa May "Disrespectful, Wrong": UK Foreign Secretary British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt on Tuesday said US President Donald Trump was "disrespectful and wrong" in making disparaging remarks about outg...
18:12, 07/09/2019

Senate expected to confirm Trump's second Secretary of Defense next week The U.S. Senate is due to vote next week to confirm Mark Esper as President Donald Trump's second Secretary of Defense, ending the longest period by f...
14:12, 07/18/2019

Trump’s acting DHS secretary appears wary of the president’s ICE raids. That says a lot. The acting Homeland Security chief apparently isn't hiding his feelings — perhaps because he's seen what happened when his department had to make the ...
14:12, 06/22/2019

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin Is Willing to Eat Trump's Tax Returns to Keep Democrats From Seeing Them On Monday, the Trump administration rejected House Democrats request to turn over the president’s tax returns, which is funny considering that Satan’s...
22:00, 05/07/2019

Melania Trump's spokeswoman to be new White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham has been tapped to be the next White House press secretary. It remains to be seen what direction she will take, as her predecessors ...
17:36, 06/25/2019

Trump, press secretary appear at rally, skip journalists' event President Donald Trump and his press secretary, Sarah Sanders, skipped a journalists' event in Washington, D.C., in favor of a friendly crowd at a cam...
13:24, 04/28/2019

'The worst, ill-suited appointments': Pelosi slams Trump's Fed picks Herman Cain and Stephen Moore Speaking to reporters at a private lawmakers' retreat, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called conservative commentator Stephen Moore and businessman H...
06:48, 04/28/2019

U.S. House panel accuses Barr of contempt as Trump invokes executive privilege A Democratic-led House panel on Wednesday approved a measure to hold U.S. Attorney General William Barr in contempt for refusing to hand over an unred...
18:12, 05/08/2019

Trump drops executive action on U.S. Census, will seek citizenship survey by other means U.S. President Donald Trump was expected to back down on Thursday on plans to add a contentious citizenship question to the 2020 census, but order the...
13:00, 07/11/2019

White House Lawyer Says President Trump Will Retain Right to Invoke Executive Privilege (WASHINGTON) — White House lawyer Emmet Flood is objecting to what he calls the “political” report by special counsel Robert Mueller...
17:00, 05/02/2019

New York Times executive admits media didn't 'understand the Trump phenomenon' New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet spoke candidly last weekend about how the media "did not quite understand the Trump phenomenon" during the...
23:24, 05/21/2019

Trump signs executive order delivering 'hard-hitting' sanctions against Iran President Trump struck back Monday at Iran by issuing “hard-hitting” financial sanctions against Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and his associa...
12:12, 06/24/2019

Trump invokes executive privilege to block release of unredacted Mueller report WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — The White House is invoking executive privilege, reserving the right to block the full release of special counsel Robert Muell...
11:00, 05/08/2019

Trump Drafts Executive Order Increasing Postal Service Inspections for Fentanyl The executive order would increase inspections of packages, in an effort to crack down on shipments of counterfeit goods and drugs from nations includ...
16:24, 09/11/2019

Trump asserts 'executive privilege' over Mueller report in fight with House Democrats President Donald Trump on Wednesday asserted executive privilege over materials used to assemble special counsel Robert Mueller's report in a dis...
10:00, 05/08/2019

How Trump’s Executive Order Could Save Lives by Transforming How the U.S. Treats Kidney Disease President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed an executive order aimed at streamlining the overburdened kidney care and transplantation system—a mo...
11:00, 07/11/2019

Trump signs executive order on healthcare price transparency, vowing it will 'blow everything away' President Trump has signed an executive order meant to help patients shop for medical care, revving up for a reelection campaign in which he plans to ...
13:48, 06/24/2019

Trump, blocked by court on executive orders, ramps up agency moves against unions It’s been almost 26 months since a federal court judge stymied President Trump’s effort to undermine the power of federal unions through three executi...
06:24, 07/09/2019

Trump to sign executive order overhauling kidney transplant, dialysis market The executive order would create new payment models to encourage more kidney transplants and give patients incentives to seek dialysis treatment at ho...
11:12, 07/10/2019

Donald Trump signs executive order to make healthcare costs more transparent President Donald Trump signed an executive order Monday afternoon aimed at making patients more aware of their healthcare costs earlier in the treatme...
17:36, 06/24/2019

House panel accuses Barr of contempt as Trump invokes executive privilege A Democratic-led House panel on Wednesday approved a measure to hold U.S. Attorney General William Barr in contempt for refusing to hand over an unred...
15:48, 05/08/2019

President Trump says Apple CEO Tim Cook is the only tech executive who actually calls him directly (AAPL) Jim Lo Scalzo and the Associated Press (Pool) President Trump speaks with Apple CEO Tim Cook because he calls him personally rather than hiring consu...
20:36, 08/21/2019

President Trump Issues Executive Order Seemingly Aimed at China and Huawei (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump issued an executive order Wednesday to help protect the United States against foreign adversaries that are...
15:12, 05/15/2019

Press secretary Sarah Sanders is leaving the White House, Trump says White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is leaving her post at the end of June, President Donald Trump said Thursday. “After 3 1/2 ye...
18:36, 06/13/2019

US Commerce Secretary Warns Weather Staff For Contradicting Trump: Report Dorian may have blown out to sea, but the US weather service now finds itself buffeted by strong political winds, with senior government meteorologist...
20:24, 09/09/2019

Trump says Labor Secretary Acosta resigning amid Epstein case U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta has resigned, believing that he has become a distraction to the admin...
09:24, 07/12/2019

Trump likely to unveil biofuel plan in 'the next couple of weeks': Agriculture Secretary President Donald Trump is likely to announce a plan that aims to mitigate the impact of waivers granted to oil refineries on biofuel demand in the nex...
12:36, 08/28/2019

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin denies House Dem's request for Trump's tax returns Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has made it official: The administration won’t be turning President Donald Trump’s tax returns over to the Democrati...
18:48, 05/06/2019

Stephanie Grisham: Melania Trump's spokeswoman named press secretary First lady announced the move on Twitter on Tuesday, but did not make clear if Grisham would be solely working for the presidentFollow the latest in U...
18:00, 06/25/2019

Trump's Labor Secretary Acosta resigns amid Epstein case U.S. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta resigned on Friday amid fresh scrutiny of his handling of the sex abuse case against financier Jeffrey Epstein, ...
13:48, 07/12/2019

Sarah Huckabee Sanders leaving role as Trump’s press secretary Trump said on Twitter Thursday afternoon that Huckabee Sanders is leaving the White House at the end of the month and "going home to the Great State o...
14:12, 06/13/2019

Trump attends Defense Secretary Mark Esper's welcoming ceremony President Donald Trump attended a welcoming ceremony Thursday at the Pentagon for Mark Esper, who was sworn in as the new defense secretary days ago....
17:12, 07/25/2019

Trump calls former secretary of state Rex Tillerson 'dumb as a rock' – live Comment comes after reports that Tillerson testified this week that Putin was more prepared than the president for their 2017 meetingSign up for the U...
08:12, 05/23/2019

Trump 2020 press secretary: Alyssa Milano 'doesn't matter' Trump 2020 national press secretary Kayleigh McEnany lashed out at actress and activist Alyssa Milano on Friday, saying that everyday women "tune out"...
21:48, 06/28/2019

Trump Officials Blame DHS Secretary Kevin McAleenan for ICE Raid Leaks A day after Donald Trump announced via Twitter that he was postponing nationwide raids by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to deport thousands...
08:36, 06/23/2019

Trump's interior secretary: I haven't 'lost sleep' over record CO2 levels Last week the Mauna Loa Observatory observed the highest levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere ever documented Donald Trump’s interior secretary ...
14:24, 05/15/2019

Elizabeth Warren Got Into a Huge Fight With Trump's Defense Secretary Pick Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s numbers in presidential polling have been on the up and up since a solid debate performance last month. But on Tuesday morning...
22:48, 07/16/2019

U.S. agriculture secretary pledges Trump will announce way to boost biofuel demand President Donald Trump will announce a plan to boost demand for biofuels, which farmers and producers say has suffered from waivers the administration...
12:36, 08/28/2019

Trump To Announce Plan To Boost Biofuel Demand Soon: U.S. Agriculture Secretary U.S. President Donald Trump will announce a plan to boost demand for biofuels within weeks, his secretary of agriculture said on Wednesday, as the adm...
22:00, 08/29/2019

Trump press secretary: Democrats 'hate this president more than they love America' White House principal deputy press secretary Hogan Gidley appeared on "Hannity" Wednesday defending the upcoming Fourth of July parade with military t...
21:12, 07/03/2019

Sarah Huckabee Sanders is out as White House press secretary: Trump White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders is leaving the Trump administration, the president announced Thursday. “After 3 1/2 years, our wonderfu...
16:48, 06/13/2019

Trump Bosses Up, Asserts Executive Privilege Over Mueller Documents and Shuts Down Talks With Congress Death Row Records President Donald Trump has shut down all inquires into special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigative documents by asserting executi...
18:48, 05/08/2019

Justice Department says Trump is asserting executive privilege over documents in fight over census question WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Department says Trump is asserting executive privilege over documents in fight over census question....
08:00, 06/12/2019

President Trump Will Take Executive Action on Census Citizenship Question, Defying Supreme Court (Bloomberg)— President Donald Trump will announce an executive action to continue his fight to include a citizenship question on the 2020 U.S. C...
11:00, 07/11/2019

Trump signs executive order simplifying agricultural biotech reviews during Iowa trip The White House said in a statement the order "will help eliminate delays, reduce developer costs, and provide greater certainty about the review proc...
16:12, 06/11/2019

Trump issues executive order to protect US networks amid China spying concerns President Trump on Wednesday declared a national emergency, signing an executive order that bans U.S. companies from using foreign telecom services th...
15:12, 05/15/2019

Trump asserts executive privilege to block release of full, unredacted Mueller report President Trump asserted executive privilege on Wednesday in a bid to protect Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s unredacted report and underlying docume...
08:36, 05/08/2019

Trump signs executive order to address sticker shock health care costs WASHINGTON – President Trump signed a health care-related executive order Monday to help Americans avoid sticker shock for their medical procedu...
16:00, 06/24/2019

Kidney dialysis stocks soar as investors see Trump executive order as good news The details of the proposal for achieving that goal appear to be far less threatening to the major dialysis providers than initially feared by many in...
07:24, 07/11/2019

Trump to issue executive order increasing transparency in hospital prices, doctor fees President Trump issues an executive order that would pressure insurers, doctors and other providers to disclose more information about health-care pri...
09:00, 06/24/2019

Trump signs executive order aimed at disclosing ‘real’ costs of health care U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order Monday that calls for upfront disclosure by hospitals of actual prices for common tests and proc...
15:36, 06/24/2019

Trump doubles down on citizenship question for 2020 census, reportedly mulls executive order President Trump on Thursday doubled down on his push for a citizenship question on the 2020 census -- as reports said he is mulling using an executive...
11:00, 07/04/2019

Trump has asserted executive privilege over entire Mueller report: Justice Dept official President Donald Trump on Wednesday asserted executive privilege over Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report and its underlying investigative materia...
09:00, 05/08/2019

Donald Trump Nominates Mark Esper As Secretary Of Defense: White House Donald Trump has nominated Mark Esper to be the US Secretary of Defense, the White House said late Friday, as Washington navigates a spike in tensions...
00:00, 06/22/2019

Secretary Pompeo to Meet With Putin as President Trump Seeks Better Russia Ties — Again U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo leaves for Moscow on Sunday, with President Donald Trump again calling for improved ties now that Special Couns...
07:48, 05/11/2019

Donald Trump Appoints Stephanie Grisham White House Press Secretary President Donald Trump on Tuesday named Stephanie Grisham -- until now spokeswoman for his wife Melania -- the chief White House press secretary, taki...
22:48, 06/25/2019

Trump Says He Will Nominate Eugene Scalia for Labor Secretary Following Alex Acosta’s Resignation WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he will nominate lawyer Eugene Scalia to be his new labor secretary. Scalia is the son of the late...
03:36, 07/19/2019

Acting defense secretary breaks with Trump on North Korea missile launches Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said North Korea’s recent ballistic missile launches violate a United Nations Security Council resolut...
20:12, 05/29/2019

Media ‘greatly misinterpreted’ Trump’s comments, White House press secretary says On Friday, Trump "ordered" U.S. companies to move their businesses out of China, and increased tariffs in response to levies imposed on U.S. products ...
14:12, 08/28/2019

Trump wants to nominate son of late Justice Antonin Scalia for Labor secretary: report President Trump is planning to nominate the son late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia to be the next Labor secretary, a report said on Thursday. T...
17:24, 07/18/2019

Can Unseasoned Food Cause 'the Itis'? Because Trump's Commerce Secretary Can't Stop Falling Asleep Oh shit, who knew that the itis was a real thing? I mean, of course, the black community has been arguing for centuries that falling asleep after a bi...
10:24, 07/22/2019

Trump praises Labor Department secretary as criticism mounts over Epstein controversy President Trump on Tuesday defended Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta, who is under fire for his role in negotiating a lenient plea deal in 2008 for se...
15:00, 07/09/2019

Mexican foreign secretary denies Trump’s claim of secret concessions in agreement Three days after U.S. President Donald Trump announced a deal with Mexico to stem the flow of migrants at the southern border, the two countries appea...
18:24, 06/10/2019

Trump's hard-line approach to Iran is a 'strategic mistake,' former US energy secretary says Washington's hard-line approach to Iran risks provoking Tehran not to comply with the 2015 nuclear agreement, former U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest...
06:00, 06/06/2019

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Is Stepping Down as White House Press Secretary, Trump Says White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders will leave her position in President Donald Trump’s administration at the end of June, Trump ...
14:48, 06/13/2019

Trump's Defense Secretary Pick Quits As Reports Emerge Of Family Violence Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan abandoned his quest for the top Pentagon job on Tuesday as reports emerged of domestic violence in his famil...
22:24, 06/18/2019

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin Says Courts Should Settle Fight Over Trump’s Taxes (WASHINGTON) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday that it’s up to the courts to referee his dispute with House Democrats dem...
03:00, 05/16/2019

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin signals he won't comply with subpoena for Trump tax returns Mnuchin said lawmakers can probably "guess which way we're leaning" on how the administration will respond to a House committee's subpoena....
12:48, 05/15/2019

Longtime Trump aide Stephanie Grisham will succeed Sanders as press secretary Stephanie Grisham, communications director for first lady Melania Trump and a longtime aide to President Donald Trump, will succeed Sarah Sanders as W...
14:12, 06/25/2019

Trump may leave Pizzella 'acting' labor secretary to avoid Senate fight President Trump has given little indication that he intends to formally nominate Deputy Labor Secretary Patrick Pizzella to replace departing Labor Se...
16:36, 07/15/2019

Mexican minister to meet with U.S. Commerce Secretary to discuss Trump’s tariff threat President Donald Trump has threatened to impose punitive tariffs of 5 per cent on Mexican goods, that would gradually increase to 25 per cent, if Mexi...
20:24, 06/02/2019

Trump asserts executive privilege over census materials as Dems weigh contempt against Barr, Ross The Justice Department said Wednesday that President Trump is asserting executive privilege over documents related his administration's decision to ad...
11:24, 06/12/2019

President Trump expected to sign executive order effectively barring Huawei from the United States President Trump is expected to sign an executive order this week that would ban US companies from using equipment from firms that pose a national secu...
18:12, 05/14/2019

Trump Asserts Executive Privilege on Census Documents Ahead of House Committee Contempt Vote The House Oversight Committee is expected to recommend that the House hold Attorney General William P. Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross Jr. ...
09:12, 06/12/2019

Trump to issue executive order seeking transparency on healthcare costs: Wall Street Journal U.S. President Donald Trump plans to issue an executive order on Monday asking health insurers and doctors to disclose new details about healthcare co...
11:24, 06/20/2019

Trump, 'not backing down' in effort to count citizens amid census fight, announces executive order President Trump, speaking at the White House on Thursday, announced that he would "immediately" issue an executive order to get an accurate count of n...
16:36, 07/11/2019

How James Mattis and Donald Trump's relationship has changed since the Secretary of Defense left his post Despite claiming he owes the Trump administration a "duty of silence," former Secretary of Defense James Mattis is speaking out about his turbulent te...
15:36, 08/30/2019

Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told House panel he had to condense issues for inattentive Trump Rex Tillerson said he had to condense complex foreign policy issues for President Donald Trump and son-in-law Jared Kushner often interfered.  &...
12:24, 06/27/2019

Melania Trump’s Spokeswoman Will Replace Sarah Sanders as White House Press Secretary A spokeswoman for Melania Trump known for issuing terse but pointed public comments will take over as White House press secretary, the First Lady anno...
19:12, 06/25/2019

Trump labor secretary who cut Epstein deal plans to slash funds for sex trafficking victims Democrats condemn as ‘amoral’ Alex Acosta’s proposed 80% funding cut for US agency that combats child sex trafficking Alexander Acosta, the US labor s...
09:24, 07/10/2019

Trump Says His White House Secretary Was Dismissed After Making ‘Hurtful’ Comments About His Children to Reporters (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump says his secretary was dismissed after making indiscreet remarks about his children and saying things that...
14:48, 08/31/2019

Defense secretary urges allies to ‘pick up the tab’ on Pentagon projects defunded for Trump’s wall Defense Secretary Mark T. Esper said during a trip to London that he is telling European allies if they are concerned about the defunded projects, the...
12:36, 09/06/2019

Trump to Nominate Late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s Son for Labor Secretary We all know that President Trump met up with nepotism in a back alley, punched it in the balls, and hit it over the head with one of Ivanka’s kitten h...
15:00, 07/19/2019

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says that Trump could loosen the noose on Huawei if trade talks progress Late last month, U.S. President Donald Trump hinted that the U.S. might use Huawei as a bargaining chip to get favorable terms from China in any trade...
19:48, 06/09/2019

Trump 'feels badly' for labor secretary amid calls for resignation over Epstein case Alexander Acosta accused of helping Jeffrey Epstein, charged with sex trafficking, escape justice 10 years ago by securing a plea dealDonald Trump on ...
20:36, 07/09/2019

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is leaving the Trump administration AP Photo/Evan Vucci White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders will leave the Trump administration at the end of the month after serving the ...
20:00, 06/13/2019

U.S. House panel probes Commerce Secretary Ross over Trump Dorian tweet kerfuffle A U.S. House panel on Wednesday opened an investigation into U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross' potential role in the National Oceanic and Atmosphe...
16:24, 09/11/2019

Trump asserts executive privilege over census citizenship question info as Dems prepare contempt vote WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Wednesday asserted executive privilege over information related to his administration’s decision to add a...
13:48, 06/12/2019

Alex Acosta resigns as labor secretary, the latest Trump official to leave amid scandal His handling of Jeffrey Epstein’s sex-crimes case in 2008 was under intense scrutiny. At the time, Acosta signed off on a plea deal for Epstein that w...
19:48, 07/12/2019

British foreign secretary slams opposition Labour Party’s ‘anti-Americanism’ over Trump visit British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt on Tuesday accused opposition MPs belonging to the left-wing Labour Party of “anti-Americanism” for their critic...
14:48, 05/14/2019

Sean Spicer, Trump’s First White House Press Secretary, Joins the Dancing With the Stars Cast (NEW YORK) — Christie Brinkley, Hannah Brown of “The Bachelorette” and former White House press secretary Sean Spicer are among the ...
13:24, 08/21/2019

Sarah Sanders leaving as White House press secretary, Trump hints she may run for Arkansas governor Sanders, the woman who defended Trump through some of the most contentious chapters of his presidency, is leaving her post as the White House press se...
21:24, 06/13/2019

HUD Secretary Ben Carson, other top Trump officials to visit California as White House ramps up homeless push The trip brings into sharp focus the Trump administration’s tightly held effort to spotlight and intervene in California’s growing homeless population...
16:36, 09/13/2019

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s de facto chief secretary is seen at border ahead of possible Kim-Trump meeting PANMUNJOM, Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s de facto chief secretary is seen at border ahead of possible Kim-Trump meeting....
06:24, 06/30/2019

Trump Labor Secretary Acosta defends 2007 deal with accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein President Donald Trump's Labor Secretary Alex Acosta defended a 2007 deal with accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein on Tuesday amid renewed scr...
10:48, 07/09/2019

Trump sends Senate secretary of defense nomination, triggering a game of musical chairs at the Pentagon President Trump sent the Senate his nomination of Army Secretary Mark Esper to become defense secretary just one day before Esper's scheduled confirma...
20:36, 07/15/2019

Sarah Sanders plans memoir about her time as Trump's press secretary; release set for late 2020 Former White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is writing a memoir reflecting on her two year tenure working for the Trump administration t...
08:12, 09/06/2019

Trump signs executive order revamping kidney disease care, includes better access to home dialysis, transplants President Donald Trump is directing the government to revamp the nation’s care for kidney disease, so that more people whose kidneys fail have a chanc...
12:24, 07/10/2019

House committee subpoenas Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig over Trump tax returns A House committee issued subpoenas Friday ordering Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Internal Revenue Service Commissioner Charles Rettig to turn ...
18:36, 05/10/2019

Trump labor secretary Alex Acosta resigns amid Epstein plea deal scandal – live Acosta was under fire for having granted Jeffrey Epstein immunity from federal prosecution in 2008, following sex trafficking ring investigationSign u...
08:12, 07/12/2019

President Trump Directs Navy Secretary to Rescind Medals Awarded to Eddie Gallagher Trial Prosecutors (WASHINGTON) — Navy officials said Wednesday they are pulling achievement medals from prosecutors who argued the case against a decorated Navy S...
17:24, 08/01/2019

Sean Spicer row: Dancing With The Stars fans call for boycott after former Trump press secretary joins line-up Dancing With The Stars fans and crew members are fuming after it was revealed former White House press secretary Sean Spicer will appear on the show's...
07:24, 08/22/2019

Acting DHS secretary praises White House deal with Mexico on immigration, defends Trump's tariff threat Acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan on Sunday praised the recent deal reached by the United States and Mexico to handle t...
12:36, 06/09/2019

British Official Signs U.S. Extradition Order For Julian Assange Despite Hostility Between UK Home Secretary and Trump Regime Britain’s Home Secretary Sajid Javid told BBC Radio today that he has signed the extradition order for Julian Assange, paving the way for the WikiLeak...
03:00, 06/13/2019

Commerce Secretary Said to Have Threatened to Have Heads Roll if Weather Service Didn’t Back Trump on Alabama’s Dorian Risk In the latest fallout from Sharpiegate, the push to convince the American people that its wannabe emperor Donald Trump wears clothes, er, was correct,...
21:12, 09/10/2019

A Trump executive order aimed at addressing allegations of anti-conservative bias on social media services like Twitter and Facebook is reportedly in the works Getty/Business Insider The White House is reportedly floating several drafts of an Executive Order aimed at social media companies like Facebook and ...
11:12, 08/08/2019

Daily on Healthcare, presented by FreedomWorks: Trump to sign executive order exposing healthcare prices Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's...
12:36, 06/24/2019

Peter Thiel called for an investigation into Google’s China dealings, but Trump has found no reason for concern, according to the Treasury Secretary (GOOG, GOOGL) Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday that he and President Trump had found no evidence of Google working...
00:12, 07/25/2019

Shanahan: US Iran stance for deterrence, not war Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan says the United States stance on Iran is for "deterrence, not for war.' His comments come after he ...
18:24, 05/21/2019

Ex-defense secretary James Mattis says upcoming book will not be a Trump 'tell-all' Ex-Defense SecretaryJim Mattis says that “Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead," due July 16, will not be a "tell-all" about the Trump White House...
09:36, 05/28/2019

Stephanie Grisham, Trump’s New Press Secretary, Literally Pushes for Press Access In a video, Ms. Grisham opens a path for American journalists to cover the president’s meeting with Kim Jong-un of North Korea. She has a bruise to sh...
14:00, 07/01/2019

Sen. Blumenthal accuses Shanahan of criminal cover-up Sen. Richard Blumenthal asserted that former acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan was potentially involved in a criminal cover-up for failing to ...
15:48, 06/18/2019

The Latest: Shanahan says troops aim to help secure border MCALLEN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan’s visit to the U.S.-Mexico border (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Act...
14:24, 05/11/2019

NFL notebook: Shanahan returns to Broncos -- as spectator Former Denver Broncos coach Mike Shanahan was back at team headquarters on Saturday -- his first visit to a practice session there since his firing in...
21:00, 07/20/2019

Shanahan, Pompeo and Bolton meet on Venezuela WASHINGTON (AP) — Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan says he and other senior members of President Donald Trump’s national security team ...
09:36, 05/03/2019

Trump 2020 press secretary: 'Time after time we see these anti-American remarks' from Democrat 'squad' Trump's 2020 campaign national press secretary Kayleigh McEnany continued to target anti-American remarks made by a group of "progressive" freshman co...
16:12, 07/15/2019

Trump nominates Eugene Scalia, son of Supreme Court Judge Antonin Scalia, as labor secretary Reuters President Donald Trump says he will nominate lawyer Eugene Scalia, son of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, to be his new labor ...
20:36, 07/19/2019

Trump to nominate Gene Scalia, son of late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, for secretary of labor President Trump on Thursday night announced he's nominating attorney Gene Scalia, the son of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, to replace...
00:24, 07/19/2019

Shanahan says after Iran briefing U.S. deployment has deterred attacks Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Tuesday after briefing lawmakers on the threat from Iran that the United States had deterred po...
15:00, 05/21/2019

Shanahan to meet Chinese counterpart in Singapore: U.S. official Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan will meet China's defense minister at an Asia defense forum in Singapore, a senior U.S. defense officia...
22:36, 05/24/2019

Shanahan’s nomination comes as the Pentagon chief ‘spins a lot of plates’ SHANAHAN GETS THE JOB: Patrick Shanahan learned yesterday afternoon during a visit to the White House that after serving more than four months as acti...
05:24, 05/10/2019

The Latest: Dems slam White House after Shanahan withdrawal WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan’s decision to step down (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Top Senate Democr...
13:12, 06/18/2019

Leafs president Brendan Shanahan signs 6-year extension TORONTO (AP) — Maple Leafs president Brendan Shanahan has signed a six-year contract extension through 2024-25. Since the Toronto native took on the r...
17:12, 05/14/2019

Shanahan drops bid to lead Pentagon, citing 'painful' past After months of unexplained delays, Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan stepped down Tuesday before his formal nomination ever went to the Senat...
16:00, 06/18/2019

Shanahan to Naval Academy grads: ‘Frighten the hell out of our foes' Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan challenged the U.S. Naval Academy's 2019 graduating class to embrace failure, think creatively, and become t...
13:36, 05/24/2019

Shanahan pulls out of Pentagon job as reports emerge of family violence Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan abandoned his quest for the top Pentagon job on Tuesday as reports emerged of domestic violence in his famil...
17:12, 06/18/2019

Shanahan disputes reports US might send 10,000 more troops to counter Iran He didn’t call it “fake news,” but Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan told reporters at the Pentagon that their sources “aren’t feeding you rig...
13:24, 05/23/2019

Shanahan Steps Down At Pentagon To Avoid ‘Painful’ Family Scrutiny WASHINGTON (AP) — After months of unexplained delays, Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan stepped down Tuesday before his formal nomination ever...
13:12, 06/18/2019

Acting Secy Shanahan to speak at Naval Academy graduation ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan is set to deliver the commencement address to the 2019 graduating class of the U.S. Na...
23:12, 05/23/2019

Pentagon Has Redirected Money to Build 256 Miles of Border Barriers, Shanahan Says Patrick M. Shanahan, the acting defense secretary, said 63 miles of barriers could be built over six months, as immigration officials reported a surge...
01:48, 05/09/2019

U.S. focus is to build global consensus after Mideast oil tanker attacks: Shanahan U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is focused on building international consensus following attacks on oil tankers in the Middle East that t...
12:12, 06/14/2019

Lindsey Graham on board with Shanahan nomination, despite dispute over Syria policy Sen. Lindsey Graham is on board with Patrick Shanahan becoming the next secretary of defense although the two were at odds with one another in Februar...
18:36, 05/09/2019

Shanahan’s shift of Pentagon funds to border projects riles Democrats in Congress BORDER WARS: Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan’s execution of President Trump’s orders to use money from the Pentagon’s budget to fund border ...
05:36, 05/13/2019

Acting Pentagon chief Shanahan defends US intelligence gathering on the crisis in Venezuela "I don't feel like we have an intelligence gap. I think we have very good reporting," acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan told reporters...
14:48, 05/03/2019

In defence of chick lit It's dismissed as fluffy and frivolous, but female fiction is home to some of literature's most life-changing works, says chick lit cheerleader Ali Pa...
02:48, 08/08/2019

As Shanahan heads to Asia, Iran tensions threaten Pentagon's 'great power' focus As acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan heads to Asia on Tuesday to deliver a major policy speech on the region, increasing tensions with Ir...
02:36, 05/28/2019

Shanahan heads to Texas as Pentagon eyes longer-term support on Mexico border Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan will make his second trip to the U.S.-Mexico border on Saturday as the Pentagon looks to develop a longer-te...
06:48, 05/11/2019

The Breakaway: In defence of Movistar "Bradley Wiggins doubled down on his defence of Movistar, saying their plan was always to attack from that point in the race and questioned Roglic\u00...
01:48, 09/14/2019

Don't look now: in defence of trigger warnings at the movies Calls for audiences to be alerted to potentially distressing scenes of sex, violence or drug use are under fire – but everyone has the right not to be...
07:12, 06/18/2019

| Thomas prepared for tough defence of TDF crown Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas says he faces a tougher challenge this year defending his crown as there are so many riders capable of competin...
07:48, 06/04/2019

Defence Sector Allocation Must Be Raised By At Least One-Third: Experts India Budget 2019: Experts believe the defence industry is looking for a signal that the Defence Ministry is serious about catalysing the development ...
00:12, 07/02/2019

Merkel protege AKK given defence job seen as poisoned chalice Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer succeeds new EU commission president Ursula von der Leyen as German defence ministerAngela Merkel’s favoured successor as c...
09:00, 07/17/2019

Defence Ministry To Look Into Issue Of Tax On Disability Pension The issue of tax on disability pension for military personnel was today raised in the Lok Sabha by Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, with Defenc...
14:36, 06/27/2019

Van Niekerk rules out World Championship defence "World record holder Wayde van Niekerk said he would not defend his 400-metres title at this month\u0027s World Championships in Doha as he has yet to...
18:00, 09/02/2019

Man City start League Cup defence at Preston "Manchester City will start their League Cup defence away at Championship side Preston North End while Liverpool face a trip to MK Dons of League One ...
04:12, 08/29/2019

Defence Production Target Set At Rs 90,000 Crore For 2019-20 The department of defence production has set itself a target of producing equipment worth Rs 90,000 crore in the financial year 2019-20. Exports worth...
05:48, 08/22/2019

Shanahan to meet Chinese counterpart at Singapore security conference as he lays out US strategy to counter China’s military expansionism SHANAHAN AT SHANGRI-LA: Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan is in Singapore today, where he is scheduled to deliver a major speech announcing th...
07:12, 05/31/2019

Nobody Wants To Use The Patrick Controller Hello! This week we fight Thanos with our friends, prepare for some Gears of War beta action, discover what a flattened Pikachu looks like, play a hel...
20:24, 07/20/2019

Renault F1 driver Ricciardo's defence against £10m claim revealed Renault Formula 1 driver Daniel Ricciardo's representatives have laid out an emphatic defence against a claim of more than £10million from his former ...
05:48, 08/02/2019

Warriors' title defence gets tricky after Durant injury Golden State Warriors' title defence may now hobble along with their leader Kevin Durant who suffered a calf injury on Wednesday that makes him doubtf...
06:24, 05/09/2019

Kopecky kicks off ERC Zlin win defence by topping Qualifying "Reigning four-time Barum Czech Rally Zlín winner Jan Kopecký (ŠKODA Motorsport) began his home round of the FIA European Rally Championship on top, g...
08:12, 08/16/2019

As New Defence Minister, Key Challenges Ahead Of Rajnath Singh As India's new defence minister, Rajnath Singh's most crucial challenge will be to speed up the long-delayed modernisation of the Army, Navy and the A...
13:24, 05/31/2019

Turkey To Begin Using Russia's S-400 Defence System By 2020 Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday that it planned to start using the Russian S-400 missile defence system -- a bone of contention wi...
13:36, 07/26/2019

"Chandrayaan 2 Launch Stopped At Right Time", Says Ex-Defence Scientist Former Defence Research and Development Organisation's director of public interface, Ravi Gupta, said the decision to call off Monday's launch of the ...
02:12, 07/15/2019

Huawei is too close to Chinese government - U.S. defence chief Acting U.S. Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Saturday that technology firm Huawei was too close to the Chinese government, adding that Washi...
20:00, 05/31/2019

S-400, Russia's High-Tech Air Defence System Sent To Turkey Turkey on Friday received the first deliveries of Russia's S-400 missile defence systems despite Washington threatening the NATO member with sanctions...
10:36, 07/12/2019

Blues defence fuels offence in 4-2 Game 2 win over Sharks Defencemen Vince Dunn and Robert Bortuzzo scored second-period goals that helped the St. Louis Blues to a 4-2 victory Monday night that tied the Weste...
19:36, 05/14/2019

Defence gives Penten AU$2.2m to up Australian Army's cyber capability The Canberra-based startup has also been provided with funding to develop a cyber-management capability and enhance the Army's security countermeasure...
18:24, 07/07/2019

US won't 'tiptoe' around Chinese behaviour in Asia, says US defence chief Acting US defence secretary Patrick Shanahan warns stability in the region is under threat, including the South China SeaThe United States will no lon...
22:12, 05/31/2019

Matic launches staunch defence of Man Utd team-mate De Gea "Nemanja Matic is adamant that David de Gea is still one of the world\u0027s best goalkeepers. This is despite the Man Utd star\u0027s error against C...
12:48, 05/03/2019

Adjudicator says any security defence of US auto tariffs at WTO "very difficult" The United States will find it "very difficult" to defend President's Donald Trump's proposed car tariff against any challenge at the World Trade Orga...
13:48, 05/27/2019

Britain's Serco buys U.S. defence supplier NSBU for $225 mln British outsourcer Serco will buy Alion's Naval Systems Business Unit (NSBU), a provider of ship and submarine engineering services to the U.S. Navy, ...
00:12, 05/23/2019

Wolff: Leclerc's Monza defence on Hamilton "maybe over the line" Mercedes boss Toto Wolff thinks Charles Leclerc's defensive driving in the Italian Grand Prix was "maybe over the line" and that Lewis Hamilton was in...
20:01, 09/08/2019

Arsenal’s Champions League dream unravels like their defence "The repercussions of losing the Europa League final to Chelsea are much greater than just missing out on the Champions League, writes Michael Hincks....
14:24, 05/29/2019

Liverpool’s leaking defence a cause for Jürgen Klopp’s concern The European champions have rediscovered the knack of winning trophies but the defensive security of last season is missingAdrián’s hectic start to li...
18:36, 08/15/2019

Oil To Defence, Saudi King Tightens Grip With Promotion Of Another Son Saudi King Salman on Sunday promoted one of his sons to the pivotal role of energy minister, strengthening his family's grip on the levers of power fr...
11:12, 09/08/2019

| Stormers defence coach relishes Crusaders challenge It may seem a daunting task to keep the Crusaders quiet but the challenge of trying to do so is one that Stormers defence coach Norman Laker is lookin...
12:36, 05/15/2019

Manchester City’s defence of ‘battered’ song is seriously misguided Club’s reaction to footage showing staff taking delight in lyrics that cause distress among Liverpool fans is a reminder we all can – and should – do ...
14:00, 05/15/2019

I’m sorry for the crowd, says injured Djokovic as boos greet end to defence "Novak Djokovic has refused to criticise spectators for their reaction to him retiring injured during his US Open encounter with Stan Wawrinka on Sund...
18:00, 09/02/2019

"War With US Will Bring Disaster To World", Says China's Defence Minister China's Defence Minister Wei Fenghe said on Sunday that a war with the United States would be a disaster for the world while issuing a warning to Wash...
02:36, 06/02/2019

US Against Any Country Purchasing Russia's S-400 Defence System: Pentagon The US is keen to make its defence partnership with India stronger, the Pentagon has said, but made it clear that it is against any country purchasing...
07:48, 07/18/2019

Huawei Not A Military Company, Says China's Defence Minister Huawei is not a military company despite its founder Ren Zhengfei's previous career in the army, China's Defence Minister General Wei Fenghe said Sund...
22:48, 06/01/2019

Man Utd transfer plans for defence: Maguire, Koulibaly, Lascelles and more - what we know so far Harry Maguire was the priority central defensive target from a high-calibre shortlist of three for Manchester United, which also included Matthijs de ...
01:24, 07/31/2019

WA launches new automation courses and Defence Science Centre The state government also secured AU$39 million to purchase new equipment to advance scientific research and support jobs in STEM industries within th...
00:12, 06/12/2019

India, US Agree On Collaboration Between Defence Industry And Start-Ups Indian and American officials on Friday agreed to pursue a policy environment conducive to collaboration between the defence industry and start-ups in...
02:12, 08/03/2019

Patrick Maroon Did It For St. Louis Until Patrick Maroon finally, finally beat Ben Bishop 5:50 into the second overtime and put the Blues through to the Western Conference final, no play...
10:12, 05/08/2019

We Respect Rajiv Gandhi, But Can Talk About Misrule Too: Defence Minister Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today described Rajiv Gandhi a martyr and said though the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) respects him, that does not...
10:24, 05/09/2019

UK police say will not investigate Huawei leak that felled defence minister British police said they will not probe a leak of information about Chinese telecoms company Huawei that cost Gavin Williamson his job as defence mini...
12:36, 05/04/2019

Warrington questions Galahad's defence of failed drugs test Josh Warrington has said he does not believe Kid Galahad's explanation for failing a drugs test earlier in his career as the pair prepare for their wo...
11:36, 06/10/2019

Defence Minister To Visit France For First Rafale's Delivery: Report Defence Minister Rajnath Singh is set to receive the first of 36 Rafale fighter jets in Paris on October 8 -- the foundation day of the Indian Air For...
18:24, 09/10/2019

In defence of digital consent forms given to rape complainants | Letter Peter Csemiczky takes issue with comments made by victims’ commissioner Vera BairdI am writing to express my concern about the comments made by Dame V...
12:36, 07/15/2019

Rajnath Singh To Visit Siachen Tomorrow, His First As Defence Minister As Defence Minister, Rajnath Singh's first visit outside the national capital would be to the Siachen Glacier -- the world's highest battlefield - to ...
01:24, 06/02/2019

China To 'Fight At All Costs' For 'Reunification' With Taiwan: Defence Minister China will fight anyone who tries to interfere in its "reunification" with Taiwan, Defence Minister Wei Fenghe said on Sunday in a combative speech pe...
22:48, 06/01/2019

Air Force Chief Wants Preparation To Ensure Ground Defence Of Air Bases Air Force Chief BS Dhanoa has emphasised on the need to maintain a very high level of operational preparedness to ensure ground defence of air bases a...
15:24, 09/06/2019

Defence minister blames ARA San Juan's sinking on 'lack of training' Oscar Aguad later clarifies remarks after anger from families, saying he didn't blame the crew for the submarine tragedy, in which all 44 officers die...
22:00, 05/17/2019

Iran Displays Domestically Built Missile Defence System Iran displayed what it described as a domestically built long-range, surface-to-air missile air defence system on Thursday, at a time of rising tensio...
07:24, 08/22/2019

Nirmala Sitharaman Reaches Kyrgyzstan For Defence Ministers' Meet Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman held a bilateral meeting with her Chinese counterpart General Wei Fenghe on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperat...
00:39, 04/29/2019

Fit-again Kevin De Bruyne ready for Manchester City's title defence Midfielder glad to put last season’s injuries behind him‘We want to be ready to play a good game against Liverpool’Kevin De Bruyne feels ready for the...
02:36, 07/29/2019

Cash boosts for defence and diplomacy in Javid spending review Boosting Britain's standing on the world stage after Brexit will be a key objective of the government's new spending plans, the chancellor has signall...
03:48, 09/01/2019

Rajnath Singh Reviews Defence Acquisition Issues With Top Officials Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday reviewed defence acquisition issues with top officials of the ministry and directed them to seek indigenous...
14:24, 06/06/2019

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh To Visit Mozambique From Sunday In his first overseas trip as Defence Minister, Rajnath Singh will travel to Mozambique on a three-day visit beginning Sunday during which three bilat...
12:36, 07/26/2019

UPDATE 1-Sweden to introduce bank tax to fund defence boost Swedish Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson said on Saturday the centre-left coalition government would introduce a bank tax to help fund greater def...
04:24, 08/31/2019

Centre Finalises Broad Contours Of Defence Space Agency The government has finalised the broad contours of a new defence space agency which will develop capabilities to protect India's interests in outer sp...
10:12, 06/11/2019

Klopp expects no easy ride in Champions League defence "Jurgen Klopp thinks Liverpool face a daunting task in their bid to retain the Champions League title this season given the \"crazy\" depth of quality...
04:12, 08/29/2019

Won't Tiptoe Around China With Asia Stability At Threat: US Defence Chief The United States will no longer "tiptoe" around Chinese behaviour in Asia, with stability in the region at threat on issues ranging from the South Ch...
23:12, 05/31/2019

Real Madrid defence under the spotlight after worst pre-season in 39 years Real Madrid finally won a game of football on Wednesday. Zinedine Zidane's side beat Fenerbahce 5-3 in the Audi Cup in Munich and on July 31 had their...
08:36, 08/02/2019

BJP Lawmaker's Guards Thrash UP Toll Plaza Staff. "Self Defence," He Says The security personnel of a BJP lawmaker thrashed toll plaza employees in Agra on Saturday. One of the security personnel also fired in the air from h...
03:49, 07/06/2019

Rajnath Singh Visits War Memorial Before Taking Over As Defence Minister Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh visited the National War Memorial in New Delhi today, shortly before taking charge of the Defence Ministry. He pa...
22:00, 05/31/2019

'Fast healer' Osaka ready for U.S. Open title defence "Naomi Osaka\u0027s knee injury suffered in the lead-up to her U.S. Open title defence has improved and the Japanese does not expect it to limit her p...
14:36, 08/23/2019

Sir Patrick Sergeant: The man who made Euromoney From the City desk of the Daily Mail to a park bench in New York, via conversations with the pioneers of the Eurobond market, Euromoney was the vision...
05:36, 06/06/2019

Patrick Stewart Might Be Responsible for How We All Say Data Now Pop culture can have a huge effect on society, influencing how we dress, what we eat, what we say (“hasta la vista, baby”), and even how we pronounce ...
10:12, 08/14/2019

Clinical Australia open Netball World Cup title defence with comfortable win Diamonds ease past Northern Ireland 88-24 in LiverpoolCoach Lisa Alexander persists with rotation policyNetball World Cups tend to follow a formula. F...
06:00, 07/12/2019

Arsenal boss Unai Emery knows attack will be the best form of defence in second leg against Valencia Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's stoppage-time goal gives Arsenal more to protect, but attack must remain the best form of defence if they are to reach the...
04:00, 05/03/2019

"Great Morale Booster": Defence Research Chairman On PM-ISRO Chief Hug Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Chairman G Satheesh Reddy on Sunday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for consoling and huggin...
23:12, 09/08/2019

Rajnath Singh Flies To Siachen Today, His First Visit As Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will today meet troops at Siachen Glacier - the world's highest battlefield - in his first visit outside the national capital as Defence...
20:48, 06/02/2019

Fourteen Russian Sailors Killed In Submarine Fire: Defence Ministry Fourteen Russian sailors were killed when a fire broke out while their deep-water research submarine was carrying out a survey of the sea floor near t...
16:12, 07/02/2019

PM Modi To Visit France; Defence, Counter-Terrorism To Top Talks Agenda Prime Minister Narendra Modi will pay a two-day state visit to France from August 22 during which he will hold talks with French President Emmanuel Ma...
06:48, 08/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Serco buys U.S. defence supplier NSBU for $225 mln in boost to earnings Serco will buy Alion's Naval Systems Business Unit (NSBU), which supplies ship and submarine engineering services to the U.S. Navy, for $225 million, ...
00:12, 05/23/2019

Iran will defeat the American and Israeli alliance: Iranian defence minister Iran will defeat the American and Israeli alliance, Iranian Defence Minister Amir Hatami said on Wednesday, according to the Islamic Republic News Age...
06:48, 05/15/2019

Mali’s ‘self-defence’ groups must face justice, after deadly intercommunal attacks Mali’s authorities have been urged by the UN to provide justice for the victims and survivors of attacks by so-called self-defence groups, responsible...
05:53, 04/28/2019

Leaky Chelsea defence needs Antonio Rudiger after Kurt Zouma doubts Nine goals conceded in the first four games — not ideal by any stretch. But over the international break, Frank Lampard has had a chance to ponder the...
03:48, 09/14/2019

Ajendra Bahadur Singh Is New Deputy Chief Of Integrated Defence Staff Vice Admiral Ajendra Bahadur Singh assumed the duties of Deputy Chief of Integrated Defence Staff (Doctrine Organisation Training) on May 31, said a p...
11:00, 06/02/2019

Sri Lanka bombings: police and defence chiefs held on negligence charge Pair face dereliction of duty and negligence charges after blasts in which more than 250 diedSri Lanka’s police chief and its former defence minister ...
13:36, 07/02/2019

Union Minister Rajnath Singh In Japan To Strengthen Defence Ties Union Minister Rajnath Singh today arrived in Tokyo on the first leg of his five-day visit to East Asian countries, including Japan and South Korea, w...
01:48, 09/02/2019

Whaley Bridge dam: heed flood defence warning, experts urge Government told it is not acting quickly enough to upgrade infrastructureThe Whaley Bridge dam scare is a warning of the potentially disastrous conseq...
11:00, 08/02/2019

UPDATE 1-UK police will not probe sacked defence minister over Huawei leak British police will not investigate the sacked defence minister, Gavin Williamson, after a senior officer said the information that was leaked about C...
12:36, 05/04/2019

India, US nearing industrial security pact for defence tech transfers India and the United States are closing in on an industrial security agreement that will allow the transfer of defence technology, sources said on Mon...
09:36, 06/24/2019

Theresa May Sacks Defence Minister Over Leak On Planned Huawei Contract British Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday sacked Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson following a probe into the leak of news that Britain had con...
12:00, 05/01/2019

Defence attorneys say Jeffrey Epstein had foreign passport out of fear of kidnapping "The passport was for personal protection in the event of travel to dangerous areas, only to be presented to potential kidnapers, hijackers or terrori...
01:24, 07/17/2019

REFILE-Huawei asks U.S. court to declare defence bill 'unconstitutional' China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has filed a motion for summary judgment in its lawsuit against the U.S. government, according to a court filing in ...
21:36, 05/28/2019

John Stones’ failure to grow up has Gareth Southgate in defence mode Even at the age of 25 the England centre-back’s tendency to overelaborate and endanger his team is still worrying managersThere was a time, early in G...
16:48, 06/07/2019

Backing Stewart, junior defence minister Ellwood says Johnson needs to be tested Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, should be tested in the leadership contest and the person to challenge him is in...
01:48, 06/16/2019

Centre To Appoint Chief Of Defence Staff: What It Means For Armed Forces The centre's move to create a post of the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) in one of the single biggest reforms in the armed forces will help improve syne...
01:48, 08/16/2019

North Korea now able to miniaturise nuclear warheads – Japan defence report Upcoming review out of Tokyo will reportedly say missile programme poses ‘serious and imminent threat’ Japan’s government will reportedly state that N...
05:48, 08/21/2019

'So surreal': Hong Kongers take up self-defence classes in wake of thug attacks Free lessons teach how to stop punches and stick attacks after violence instills deep concern in community“If you see attackers, you must be armed wit...
21:00, 07/25/2019

US Ambassador To India Meets Rajnath Singh, Discusses Defence Ties United States Ambassador to India Ken Juster paid a courtesy call on Defence minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi on Monday. The two held a discussion ...
19:48, 06/24/2019

Former UK Defence Minister Denies Role In Leak On Planned Huawei Contract Sacked British defence minister Gavin Williamson denied that he had any role in the leak of information about Chinese telecoms company Huawei, after P...
12:00, 05/01/2019

India-US Defence Deals Clear And Transparent, Top US Diplomat Tells NDTV At a time when defence deals with other countries have come under immense scrutiny in India, United States Consul General in Mumbai told NDTV there ha...
02:00, 06/29/2019

Pak Military To Voluntarily Cut Defence Budget, Imran Khan Praises Move In an unprecedented voluntary move, Pakistan's military has decided to cut its defence budget for the next fiscal year amid an austerity drive launche...
08:12, 06/05/2019

PM Modi Discusses Counter-Terrorism, Defence With Turkish President In Japan Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and held talks on a host of key issues including trade and in...
02:00, 06/29/2019

China rebuffs Shanahan’s rebuke over military outposts in South China Sea SHANAHAN DENOUNCES CHINA’S ‘TOOLKIT OF COERCION’: Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan went to Singapore with the intent of laying down a marker,...
10:00, 06/03/2019

Former coach Mike Shanahan 'was close' to returning to Broncos for the 2018 season The former coach said he spoke with Broncos executive John Elway, but that talks "didn't work out" following the 2017 season.    ...
14:36, 08/18/2019

Dan Patrick opens up about depression and suicidal thoughts Sports media personality Dan Patrick has suffered from Polymyalgia rheumatica for the last seven years. Side effects from his treatment led to memory...
12:24, 05/03/2019

Nationals vs. Braves: Take Patrick Corbin and Washington Should I stay or should I go? Another tough spot for Mayor de Blasio this weekend. At the same time his presidential campaign heats up, the heat index...
17:48, 07/19/2019

Dad of ex-Post exec Patrick Purcell dead at 95 The father of former New York Post Publisher Patrick Purcell has died. Patrick J. Purcell was 95. He was born in Waterford, Ireland, and emigrated to ...
00:00, 07/09/2019

Man indicted for plot to set fire to St. Patrick’s Cathedral The fire-loving college philosophy teacher who allegedly planned to set St. Patrick’s Cathedral ablaze was indicted Tuesday in connection to the plot,...
19:24, 05/14/2019

How Patrick Corbin is honoring Tyler Skaggs: ‘What he needs to do’ Washington Nationals pitcher Patrick Corbin will honor the late Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs when he takes the mound Tuesday night. Corbin, who normall...
17:24, 07/02/2019

El Paso gunman Patrick Crusius being kept from other inmates The man accused of slaughtering 22 people at a Walmart in El Paso is being kept in a single cell — away from other inmates, according to officials. Pa...
20:36, 08/13/2019

Patrick Reed explains why his caddie always has his back Patrick Reed gives Golfweek and USA TODAY Sports a behind-the-scenes look at his relationship with caddie Kessler Karain.     ...
12:36, 06/26/2019

Dan Patrick gets emotional about health on radio show Sports commentator Dan Patrick got serious on his radio show Thursday. “I’ve been holding a secret,” he said, revealing he’s been dealing with polymya...
04:36, 05/03/2019

Patrick Mahomes reveals how far he took his ketchup obsession Kansas City Chiefs star Patrick Mahomes absolutely loves ketchup as he revealed his obsession with the condiment during his phenomenal season which le...
12:48, 05/21/2019

The Secrets Behind Patrick Swayze's Most Memorable Roles So many of Patrick Swayze's roles have a certain adjective in common. He was the hunky dance instructor, the hunky bouncer, the hunky surfing bank ro...
11:00, 08/18/2019

Paramount Network to air Patrick Swayze documentary The documentary "I Am Patrick Swayze" is scheduled to make its television debut on the Paramount Network on Aug. 18, what would have been the screen i...
17:24, 07/09/2019

Patrick Starrr: ‘It’s not out of vanity that I wear these outfits’ The YouTube makeup artist on the divalicious rhinestone outfit he wore for his first Mac campaign and using fashion to break down gender stereotypesTh...
08:12, 07/30/2019

Hurricanes buy out remainder of F Patrick Marleau’s contract RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes have bought out the remainder of Patrick Marleau’s contract less than a week after acquiring him in...
18:24, 06/27/2019

Potential for Iran threats 'put on hold,' threats remain: Shanahan Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Tuesday that while the threats from Iran in the Middle East remained high, deterrence measures ...
08:48, 05/21/2019

Nirmala Sitharaman, First Full-Time Woman Defence Minister, Takes Oath Nirmala Sitharaman today took oath as a Union minister at the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi. Ms Sitharaman was the...
13:48, 05/30/2019

Japanese stocks gain, strained S.Korea ties lift defence sector Japanese stocks rose on Friday, drawing support from a weaker yen, firmer Chinese and U.S. markets, and a jump in domestic defence shares as ties with...
02:12, 08/23/2019

Angelique Kerber’s title defence ends but Serena Williams rallies to victory • Defending champion loses 2-6, 6-2, 6-1 to Lauren Davis• Serena Williams wins 2-6, 6-2, 6-4 against Kaja JuvanIt is well over two decades since any w...
15:00, 07/04/2019

Major breach found in biometrics system used by banks, UK police and defence firms Fingerprints, facial recognition and other personal information from Biostar 2 discovered on publicly accessible databaseThe fingerprints of over 1 mi...
01:24, 08/14/2019

Javid issues staunch defence of free press as row over Met commander attack rumbles on Sajid Javid today defended a "free press" amid a searing row over comments made by one of Scotland Yard's most senior figures who said newspapers coul...
05:12, 07/15/2019

UPDATE 1-Huawei challenges legality of U.S. defence bill as sanctions fight ramps up China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has filed a motion for summary judgment in its lawsuit against the U.S. government, in the telecoms equipment maker...
23:36, 05/28/2019

US Open title defence ends as Djokovic departs to boos after retiring hurt Stan Wawrinka was leading match 6-4, 7-5, 2-1 Serbian world No 1 suffering with shoulder complaint Novak Djokovic was cruelly booed off the court at A...
15:12, 09/02/2019

Defence Research Body Test Fires Guided Bomb From Sukhoi Combat Jet The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Friday successfully test fired an indigenously-developed 500 kg class guided bomb from a S...
21:12, 05/24/2019

France want Shaun Edwards after World Cup as defence coach spurns Wales offer • ‘We have been in negotiations,’ says France’s Bernard Laporte• Edwards talks of ‘incredibly difficult decision to reach’France want Shaun Edwards to...
10:48, 05/02/2019

Military Veterans Praise Move To Create Post Of Chief Of Defence Staff Independence Day: Military veterans as well as strategic and defence experts on Thursday hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement of creatin...
10:36, 08/15/2019

Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile Successfully Tested: Defence Ministry The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Wednesday successfully flight tested indigenously developed Man Portable Anti-tank Guided ...
21:36, 09/11/2019

CBS shows the first new image of Patrick Stewart as Picard in 17 years Enlarge / A photo taken of the brief video clip CBS showed at the Upfronts. (credit: Kate Aurthur) We now have our first look at Patrick Stewart in ...
20:12, 05/15/2019

Meghan Patrick calls out fan who harassed her at concert: ‘I’ll always stand up for myself’ Despite some insisting she should've just shrugged off the man's comments as being "drunken," the country singer insisted she's glad she stood up for ...
15:24, 07/31/2019

Cardinals' Patrick Peterson 'relieved' about news of PED suspension Arizona Cardinals star Patrick Peterson says he isn't happy about his six-game suspension for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy, b...
13:12, 05/17/2019

Don Nelson’s idea to trade Patrick Ewing didn’t go over well It was a disjointed idea that wasn’t highly thought of. Former Knicks coach Don Nelson, known for his intense coaching style and short-lived Kni...
20:48, 06/25/2019

Peter King got pulled over during a live interview with Dan Patrick NBC Sports' Peter King joined The Dan Patrick Show for a live interview from his car, but in the middle of a discussion, King was pulled over. &...
16:00, 08/08/2019

Peter King’s interview with Dan Patrick ends with police run-in You can break the law and NFL news at the same time. During a segment on Dan Patrick’s show Thursday morning, NBC Sports reporter Peter King was diale...
10:48, 08/09/2019

Dan Patrick reveals frightening and complicated health battle Dan Patrick believes he’s on the other side. And he’s ready to talk about the daily horrors he’s dealt with for seven years. The hos...
16:12, 05/02/2019

Wolves set to complete signing of Patrick Cutrone from Milan Agreement reached on deal worth up to £20mItalian set to undergo medical in coming weekWolverhampton Wanderers are set to complete the signing of the ...
02:36, 07/29/2019

Blue no more: Patrick Maroon’s perfect St. Louis homecoming ST. LOUIS (AP) — Each morning Anthony Maroon woke up during a visit to see his father, he’d ask his grandmother how many days he had left with h...
00:00, 06/03/2019

How we made Closer – by Clive Owen and Patrick Marber ‘I wanted to write a Shakespearean scene with someone in disguise, so I went into a lesbian chatroom pretending to be a gay woman’I was in Atlanta in ...
00:00, 07/09/2019

Patrick McEnroe: Rafael Nadal won’t be stopped at US Open and beyond Rafael Nadal will take out Italian upstart Matteo Berrettini in Friday’s semifinals, win the U.S. Open, equal the great Roger Federer next year in Gra...
00:24, 09/06/2019

Patrick Mahomes’ offseason sounds like a threat to rest of NFL Patrick Mahomes is trimming the fat heading into his third season with Kansas City. Opening up about his offseason regimen to Yahoo Sports, the Chiefs...
09:48, 07/03/2019

Nationals vs. Twins: Patrick Corbin will shut down Minnesota Top 10 Democrats debate Thursday. Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris will be joined by Andrew Yang, who made the cut and ce...
16:00, 09/12/2019

Cardinals star Patrick Peterson hit with six-game drug ban Cardinals star cornerback Patrick Peterson is suspended the first six games of the season for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing drug pol...
17:12, 05/16/2019

Inner Circle: Patrick Reed relies on caddie to keep him grounded Patrick Reed admits he often gets emotional when competing and needs 'somebody who’s really level headed.' That person is his caddie K...
04:36, 06/19/2019

Patrick Ewing won’t reveal how he’ll fix NBA Draft Lottery for Knicks On the remote chance The Post’s appeals to the gods go unheeded, Patrick Ewing and the Knicks have their own covert operations in place. Before ...
12:12, 05/14/2019

Cardinals star CB Patrick Peterson given 6-game PED suspension Arizona Cardinals star cornerback Patrick Peterson is being suspended for six games in 2019 after violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug polic...
16:24, 05/16/2019

Patrick Reed needed break from golf to change everything It was after the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black when Patrick Reed decided he was quitting golf. Not for good, but at least for a few days to figur...
22:24, 08/10/2019

Patrick Dolan’s Newsday offers voluntary buyouts Patrick Dolan’s Newsday took staffers by “surprise” Thursday when executives of the largest newspaper on Long Island said it is offering voluntary buy...
14:48, 07/25/2019