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Reuters Politics
Aug 14, 2018

Trump calls former 'Apprentice' star turned White House aide a 'dog'
U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday lashed out at former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman, calling her a "dog" as his fellow former reality TV star continued to publicly release recordings from her time in Trump's orbit.

Reuters Politics
Aug 14, 2018

Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Aug 14) - Strzok, Mueller, London
The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.

Reuters Politics
Aug 14, 2018

Manafort seeks acquittal as tax, bank fraud trial moves to defense
Lawyers for Paul Manafort will have the opportunity on Tuesday to put up their defense, a day after U.S. prosecutors rested their case against the former campaign chairman for President Donald Trump in his trial over alleged tax and bank fraud.

Reuters Politics
Aug 14, 2018

Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Aug 14) - Fitton, Strzok, Mueller
The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.

Reuters Politics
Aug 14, 2018

Wisconsin, Minnesota primaries to gauge strength of opposition to Trump
States such as Wisconsin helped drive Donald Trump's surprising presidential win two years ago, and Tuesday's primaries there and in neighboring Minnesota serve as a barometer of opposition strength headed into the November midterm elections.

Reuters Politics
Aug 14, 2018

Boy, 11, hacks into replica U.S. vote website in minutes at convention
An 11-year-old boy managed to hack into a replica of Florida's election results website in 10 minutes and change names and tallies during a hackers convention, organizers said, stoking concerns about security ahead of nationwide votes.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

China angered at new U.S. defense act, to assess content
China on Tuesday condemned measures targeting it in a new U.S. defense act, saying it would comprehensively assess aspects that beef up the role of a key panel tasked with reviewing foreign investment proposals.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

China expresses strong dissatisfaction at new U.S. defense act
China's foreign ministry said on Tuesday it expressed strong dissatisfaction at "negative content related to China" in the new U.S. defense act.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

China to 'comprehensively' assess new U.S. defense act
China's Commerce Ministry said on Tuesday it will comprehensively assess a new U.S. defense act that strengthens the role of a key committee tasked with reviewing proposed foreign investment, and called for fair treatment of Chinese investors.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

China says will conduct 'comprehensive assessment' of U.S. defense policy bill
China's commerce ministry said on Tuesday that it would conduct a comprehensive assessment of the contents of the U.S. National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

Pouille outlasts Murray in Cincinnati opener
Andy Murray's comeback following hip surgery hit another roadblock on Monday after he was beaten 6-1 1-6 6-4 by France's Lucas Pouille in the first round of the Cincinnati Open.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

Manafort trial moves to defense as prosecutors wrap up
U.S. prosecutors on Monday rested their case against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort after 10 days of testimony alleging how he evaded taxes and defrauded banks, with the defense set to decide on Tuesday if it will call any witnesses.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

DE Gregory practices; Cowboys activate DT Collins, sign WR Carrington
Dallas Cowboys defensive end Randy Gregory practiced for the first time since the end of the 2016 season on Monday, nearly a month after he was reinstated by the league from suspension.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

Prosecutors rest case against Manafort on trial's 10th day
U.S. prosecutors on Monday rested their case against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort after 10 days of testimony alleging how he avoided taxes on at least $16 million of income and lied to banks to maintain an extravagant lifestyle once his work for pro-Kremlin politicians in Ukraine dried up.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

Bill asks Pentagon to examine more options for stopping North Korean missiles
A bill signed by President Donald Trump on Monday asks the Pentagon to pursue more options for defeating U.S.-bound North Korean missiles by using radar and more missiles to spot and shoot down inbound threats.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

Frenchman Pouille outlasts Murray in Cincinnati opener
Andy Murray's comeback following hip surgery hit another roadblock on Monday after he was beaten 6-1 1-6 6-4 by France's Lucas Pouille in the first round of the Cincinnati Open.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

U.S. rests its case against former Trump aide Manafort
U.S. prosecutors on Monday rested their case against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort after 10 days of testimony detailing how he avoided taxes on at least $16 million of income and lied to banks to maintain an extravagant lifestyle once his work for pro-Kremlin politicians in Ukraine dried up.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

Trump signs defense policy bill with watered-down China measures
U.S. President Donald Trump signed a $716 billion defense policy bill on Monday that authorizes military spending and includes watered-down controls on U.S. government contracts with China's ZTE Corp and Huawei Technologies Co Ltd.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Aug 13) - Omarosa, Kelly, Strzok
The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

Trump says kept Omarosa because she 'said great things about me'
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said he kept former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman on staff because she praised him even as she failed to do her job, the latest insult in the two former reality television stars' public battle.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

FBI agent Strzok, who criticized Trump in text messages, is fired
Peter Strzok, the FBI agent who came under fire by Republicans for sending politically charged text messages that disparaged President Donald Trump, was fired from the bureau late Friday, his attorney said on Monday.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

Trump on Twitter (Aug 13): Omarosa, Kelly, Fake News
The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

U.S. judge allows Mueller case against Russian company to proceed
A U.S. judge on Monday backed Special Counsel Robert Mueller in the federal Russia investigation, allowing a case to proceed against a Russian company accused of helping fund a propaganda operation to sway the 2016 presidential election in Donald Trump's favor.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

Trump on Twitter (Aug 13): Omarosa, Kelly
The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

U.S. judge says Mueller case against Russian company can proceed
A U.S. judge on Monday refused to dismiss charges against a Russian company accused of helping fund a propaganda operation to sway the 2016 presidential election in Donald Trump's favor, saying Special Counsel Robert Mueller had not exceeded his power.

Reuters Politics
Aug 13, 2018

Prosecutors to wrap up Manafort case, may soon go to jury
U.S. prosecutors on Monday plan to wrap up their tax and bank fraud case against former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort, making it likely the case will go to the jury by midweek if the defense decides not to call any witnesses.

Reuters Politics
Aug 12, 2018

Washington white nationalist rally sputters in sea of counterprotesters
A white nationalist rally in the heart of Washington drew around 20 demonstrators and hundreds of chanting counterprotesters on Sunday, the one-year anniversary of racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Reuters Politics
Aug 12, 2018

Police escort far-right demonstrators for rally in Washington
Around 20 demonstrators headed to a white nationalist rally walked through the heart of Washington on Sunday, cordoned by rows of police officers and outnumbered by hundreds of counterprotesters who taunted them.

Reuters Politics
Aug 12, 2018

Washington police out in force for far right rally on Charlottesville anniversary
Washington was bracing for a white nationalist rally on Sunday organized to coincide with the anniversary of last year's racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Reuters Politics
Aug 12, 2018

U.S. House candidates vulnerable to hacks: researchers
Three of every 10 candidates running for the U.S. House of Representatives have significant security problems with their websites, according to a new study by independent researchers that underscores the threat hackers pose to the November elections.

Reuters Politics
Aug 12, 2018

Ex-Trump aide Omarosa releases recording of White House firing
Former White House aide and reality television participant Omarosa Manigault Newman played a recording in a TV interview on Sunday of her dismissal and indicated she had other recordings from her time in the Trump administration.

Reuters Politics
Aug 12, 2018

Washington braces for far right rally a year after Charlottesville clashes
Washington was bracing for a white nationalist rally on Sunday organized to coincide with the anniversary of last year's racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Reuters Politics
Aug 12, 2018

Washington braces for white nationalists a year after Charlottesville clashes
Washington was bracing for a white nationalist rally on Sunday organized to coincide with the anniversary of last year's racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Reuters Politics
Aug 11, 2018

U.S. lawmaker charged with insider trading halts re-election bid
U.S. Representative Chris Collins, a Republican ally of President Donald Trump who has been charged with taking part in an insider trading scheme, said on Saturday he was suspending his campaign for re-election to Congress.

Reuters Politics
Aug 11, 2018

One year after Charlottesville rally, Trump says he condemns all racism
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he condemns "all types of racism and acts of violence," appealing for unity ahead of the anniversary of a deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Bank sped up Manafort loan approval as CEO sought Trump cabinet job: witness
The head of a small Chicago bank was directly involved in approving $16 million in loans to former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort while seeking Manafort's help securing a post in the new administration, a witness testified on Friday in Manafort's fraud trial.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Trump says he will have dinner with Apple CEO Cook on Friday
U.S. President Donald Trump said in a Twitter post that he would have dinner with Apple Inc Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook on Friday.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Mother of slain youth, Michael Brown, running for Ferguson City Council
The mother of Michael Brown, the unarmed black teenager shot to death by a white policeman in Ferguson, Missouri, igniting months of protest and a national debate over race and law enforcement, said on Friday she is running for City Council.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Judge encouraged by U.S. plan to reunite separated immigrant families
A federal judge on Friday said he was encouraged by a new U.S. plan to reunite parents and children who had been separated at the U.S.-Mexican border under President Donald Trump's now-abandoned "zero tolerance" policy toward illegal immigrants.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Group asks Trump to unblock 41 Twitter users after court ruling
A U.S. free speech group on Friday asked President Donald Trump to unblock 41 Twitter users after a federal judge in May ordered him to restore access to a group of individuals who filed suit.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Confirmation hearings for U.S. top court nominee Kavanaugh open Sept. 4
Confirmation hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will begin on Sept. 4, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley announced in a statement on Friday.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Manafort witness says bank CEO coveted Cabinet job, pushed to approve loans
A Chicago bank chief pushed for $16 million in loans to Paul Manafort in return for help landing a post in the incoming Trump administration, a witness testified in the former Trump campaign chairman's federal fraud trial testified on Friday.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Witness in Manafort trial says bank CEO was interested in top Treasury post
A former Federal Savings Bank executive testified on Friday at ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's bank and tax fraud trial that the bank's CEO asked him to call Manafort to inquire about whether he could become a candidate for U.S. Treasury secretary.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Witness testifies that bank CEO was involved in Manafort loans
A former executive with Federal Savings Bank testified at ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's bank and tax fraud trial on Friday that the chief executive of the Chicago-based bank pushed for $16 million in loans made to Manafort.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Judge resumes Manafort trial after unexpected three-hour break
The trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort on bank and tax fraud charges resumed on Friday after an unexpected three-hour recess.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Trump adviser Stone's associate held in contempt in Russia probe: reports
An associate of President Donald Trump's longtime adviser Roger Stone was found in contempt on Friday after refusing to appear as a witness before a grand jury convened as part of U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe, U.S. media reported.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Trump renews attacks on protesting NFL players, says 'be cool'
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday renewed his attacks on NFL players pushing for criminal justice and other social reforms, after a number of players protested during the league's preseason opening late on Thursday.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

U.S. judge calls recess in Manafort trial; to resume in midafternoon
The U.S. judge in the fraud trial of former Trump campaign Paul Manafort called a recess on Friday due to other matters, and said the trial would resume in the midafternoon.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Russia tells Washington curbs on its banks would be act of economic war
Russia warned the United States on Friday it would regard any U.S. move to curb the activities of its banks as a "declaration of economic war" and would retaliate, as new sanctions took their toll on the rouble and U.S. lawmakers threatened more.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

U.S. judge calls recess in Manafort trial
The U.S. judge in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort called a recess on Friday after a long conversation with attorneys for both the government and Manafort, without giving a reason.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Kobach to recuse himself from Kansas governor's race recount
Kris Kobach, the Republican candidate endorsed by U.S. President Donald Trump in the Kansas governor's race, said he plans to recuse himself from the vote recount after a correction in the total cut his lead to just 91 votes.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Trump renews attacks on NFL players after preseason protests
President Donald Trump on Friday renewed his attacks on NFL players pushing for criminal justice and other social reforms as U.S. media reported that a number of players protested during the league's preseason opening late on Thursday.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Aug 10) - NFL players, Turkey, Tariffs
The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Kobach recuses himself from Kansas governor's race recount
Kris Kobach, the Republican candidate endorsed by U.S. President Donald Trump in the Kansas governor's race, said he plans to recuse himself from the vote recount after a correction in the total cut his lead to just 91 votes.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

Transgender candidates could make history in upcoming races
Transgender candidates, running for political office in unprecedented numbers in the United States this year, could make history in upcoming primary elections by securing Democratic Party nominations in races in three states.

Reuters Politics
Aug 10, 2018

U.S. to rest its case against Manafort with Chicago bank
U.S. prosecutors plan to wrap up a case on Friday against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, with jurors expected to hear about his dangling a Trump administration job to the chief executive of a Chicago bank that gave him $16 million in loans.

Reuters Politics
Aug 09, 2018

U.S. judge apologizes to prosecutors in former Trump aide Manafort's trial
The federal judge in the trial of U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort expressed contrition on Thursday to jurors after berating prosecutors for allowing a witness to watch the proceedings, despite having given his earlier approval.

Reuters Politics
Aug 09, 2018

Going where no president has gone before, Trump wants Space Force by 2020
President Donald Trump's administration on Thursday announced an ambitious plan to usher in a new "Space Force" as the sixth branch of the military by 2020, but the proposal was scorned by opponents and may struggle to get liftoff in a divided Congress.

Reuters Politics
Aug 09, 2018

Review of materials seized from Trump lawyer Cohen wraps up
A court-appointed official has finished reviewing which materials seized from U.S. President Donald Trump's longtime personal lawyer Michael Cohen can be used in a criminal investigation, according to a court filing on Thursday.

Reuters Politics
Aug 09, 2018

Trump-backed candidate for Kansas governor's lead cut to 91 votes
The Republican candidate endorsed by U.S. President Donald Trump in the Kansas governor's race, Kris Kobach, saw his lead cut to only 91 votes on Thursday after a county clerk corrected the vote total from Tuesday's election.

Reuters Politics
Aug 09, 2018

Trump sets goal to create U.S. military Space Force by 2020
U.S. President Donald Trump's administration set a goal on Thursday of creating a sixth branch of the U.S. military by 2020 known as the "Space Force" and said it would work to build bipartisan support in Congress for the plan.

Reuters Politics
Aug 09, 2018

Judge backs off comments to prosecutors in ex-Trump aide Manafort's trial
The judge in the trial of U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort expressed contrition on Thursday to jurors for harsh commentary directed at prosecutors.

Reuters Politics
Aug 09, 2018

'Who are we?' Big donors battle for Democrats' future in Florida
Andrew Gillum, the son of a bus driver who became the mayor of Florida's capital, is struggling to gain traction with voters in his bid to become the state's first black governor.

Reuters Politics
Aug 09, 2018

Manafort trial focus shifts to bank fraud as prosecutors near end of case
The trial of Paul Manafort, U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, is expected to shift focus on Thursday from his alleged tax evasion to bank fraud as the prosecution's case heads into its final two days.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Australian biotech company Innate says not subject of Collins investigation
Australian biotech group Innate Immunotherapeutics Limited said on Thursday it was not under investigation in an insider trading case involving Republican U.S. congressman Christopher Collins.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Congressman Collins says insider trading charges 'meritless'
Republican U.S. congressman Christopher Collins, who has been charged with insider trading, on Wednesday called the accusations "meritless" and said he will run for re-election in November in his upstate New York district.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

U.S. senator says Russians have penetrated Florida election systems: Tampa Bay Times
Russian operatives have penetrated some of Florida's election systems and could delete registered voters ahead of the November elections if the systems are not adequately protected, Florida U.S. Senator Bill Nelson told the Tampa Bay Times on Wednesday.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Manafort had $16.5 million in unreported income, court told
President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who is on trial on tax and bank fraud charges, had $16.5 million in unreported taxable business income between 2010 and 2014, a U.S. Internal Revenue Service agent testified on Wednesday.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Fundraise or 'look for a job,' Republicans warn after close election races
As Republican candidates backed by President Donald Trump clung to small leads in closely watched races in Ohio and Kansas on Wednesday, nervousness grew in Republican circles about their ability to continue extending millions of dollars in aid to candidates in November's Congressional elections.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Senator Paul delivers letter from Trump to Putin's government
Republican U.S. Senator Rand Paul said on Wednesday he delivered a letter from President Donald Trump to Russian President Vladimir Putin's government, but the senator and the White House offered different characterizations of the message.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Trump-backed candidates struggle in U.S. elections, raise Republican fundraising woes
As Republican candidates backed by President Donald Trump clung to small leads in closely watched races in Ohio and Kansas on Wednesday, nervousness grew in Republican circles about their ability to continue extending millions of dollars in aid to candidates facing tight races in November.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

IRS agent testifies that Manafort had $16.5 million in unreported income
A U.S. Internal Revenue Service agent testified on Wednesday that former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who is on trial on tax and bank fraud charges, had $16.5 million in unreported taxable business income between 2010 and 2014.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Puerto Rico sends costlier reconstruction plan to U.S. Congress
Puerto Rico submitted a recovery plan to the U.S. Congress on Wednesday that carries an estimated price tag of $139 billion, which is 47 percent more than the bankrupt U.S. commonwealth requested in November.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Trump administration cuts staff at financial markets watchdog: source
The Trump administration moved on Wednesday to shrink a government agency tasked with identifying looming financial risks, notifying around 40 staff members they would be laid off, according to a person familiar with the changes.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

U.S. Congressman Collins, son charged with insider trading
Christopher Collins, a Republican U.S. congressman from New York who was one of President Donald Trump's earliest supporters, was criminally charged on Wednesday with taking part in an insider trading scheme involving an Australian biotechnology company on whose board he served.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Palestinian family celebrates Tlaib's victory in Congressional race
Sharing smiles and hugs, the extended family of Rashida Tlaib, who is set to become the first Muslim woman to join the U.S. Congress, celebrated her election victory on Wednesday in the courtyard of their West Bank house.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Star witness testimony ends under attack by ex-Trump aide Manafort's lawyer
Star government witness Rick Gates ended three days of testimony on Wednesday after admitting he lied, stole money and cheated as lawyers for U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort attacked his character.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Star witness testimony ends after Manafort lawyer's attacks
Star government witness Rick Gates ended three days of testimony on Wednesday after admitting he lied, stole money and cheated as lawyers for U.S. President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort attacked his character.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Congressman Collins, son charged with insider trading
Christopher Collins, a Republican U.S. congressman from New York who was one of President Donald Trump's earliest supporters, was criminally charged on Wednesday with taking part in an insider trading scheme involving an Australian biotechnology company on whose board he served.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Trump administration cuts dozens of staff at financial markets watchdog: source
The Trump administration moved on Wednesday to drastically shrink a government agency tasked with identifying looming financial risks, notifying around 40 staff members they would be laid off, according to a person familiar with the changes.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Coal lobby's push for lower black lung tax clashed with U.S. studies
U.S. coal companies lobbied Congress to allow a drop in their payments to help miners with black lung disease by arguing the incurable ailment was in decline and a victims' trust fund was financially healthy, assertions contradicted by government findings, according to documents seen by Reuters.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Factbox: Trump on Twitter (Aug 8) - Missouri, Republicans
The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

House Speaker calls for prompt, thorough ethics probe into Collins
U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan on Wednesday said insider trading allegations against Representative Chris Collins, a fellow Republican, required a prompt and thorough investigation by the chamber's ethics committee.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Trump-backed candidates struggle to cross finish line in Ohio, Kansas
Republican candidates backed by Donald Trump clung to small leads in closely watched races in Ohio and Kansas on Wednesday, with the narrow margins serving as encouraging signs for Democrats heading into November's elections.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Manafort trial defense chips away at credibility of star witness Gates
U.S. President Donald Trump's one-time campaign aide Rick Gates testified for a third day on Wednesday at the trial of his former boss Paul Manafort, whose lawyers chipped away at his credibility for admitting he lied and stole money.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Ex-Trump campaign aide Gates completes testimony in Manafort trial
The government's star witness in the tax and bank fraud trial of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort finished testifying on Wednesday after three days in which defense lawyers sought to chip away at his character and credibility.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Congressman Collins charged with insider trading
Christopher Collins, a Republican U.S. congressman from New York who was one of President Donald Trump's earliest supporters, was charged on Wednesday with insider trading concerning a drug trial at an Australian biotechnology company on whose board he served.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

U.S. Treasury proposes tax rules on pass-through businesses
The U.S. Treasury on Wednesday proposed tax regulations for a new 20 percent income tax deduction for owners of businesses organized as pass-through entities, including rules to prevent the measure from becoming a tax loophole for wealthy Americans.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Senator Paul delivers letter from Trump to Putin
Republican U.S. Senator Rand Paul said on Wednesday he delivered a letter from President Donald Trump to the Russian government during a trip to Moscow.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

U.S. says New York congressman Collins indicted for insider trading
U.S. prosecutors on Wednesday said Christopher Collins, a Republican congressman from New York, has been indicted for insider trading in connection with the securities of Australian biotechnology company Innate Immunotherapeutics Ltd .

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Trump ally Kobach holds narrow lead in Kansas gubernatorial primary
U.S. President Donald Trump's first choice as governor of Kansas, Kris Kobach, held a narrow, 200-vote lead in the Republican primary over the current governor with nearly all votes counted, according to the Kansas Secretary of State web site.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Unlikely pair could usher gun rights case to U.S. Supreme Court
George Young is a Vietnam War veteran who sued the state of Hawaii three times on his own without a lawyer for the right to carry a handgun, and lost each time.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Star witness Gates to testify for third day in Manafort trial
U.S. President Donald Trump's former deputy campaign manager Rick Gates will take the stand for a third day on Wednesday, after admitting he stole money from his former boss Paul Manafort and helped falsify documents to avoid taxes.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Close-fought Ohio race fuels Democratic hopes for November
A hotly contested race in Ohio for a U.S. House of Representatives seat that has gone Republican for more than 30 years remained too close to call on Wednesday, in an encouraging sign for Democrats heading into the Nov. 6 elections.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Trump on Twitter (Aug 8): Missouri
The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Trump-backed Republican clings to narrow lead in U.S. House race in Ohio
A Republican clung to a narrow lead in a hotly contested U.S. House of Representatives race in Ohio late on Tuesday, holding off a strong challenge in the reliably Republican district after a late show of support from President Donald Trump.

Reuters Politics
Aug 08, 2018

Trump-backed Republican leads close U.S. House race in Ohio
A Republican clung to a narrow lead in a hotly contested U.S. House of Representatives race in Ohio late on Tuesday, holding off a strong challenge in the reliably Republican district after a late show of support from President Donald Trump.

Reuters Politics
Aug 07, 2018

U.S. candidates locked in close race in marquee Ohio election
Republican Troy Balderson and Democrat Danny O'Connor were locked in a hotly contested Ohio special election on Tuesday that became a referendum on U.S. President Donald Trump's leadership and a test of Democratic strength ahead of November's midterm elections.

Reuters Politics
Aug 07, 2018

U.S. candidates in tight race in hotly contested Ohio election
Republican Troy Balderson and Democrat Danny O'Connor were running close on Tuesday in a hotly contested special election in Ohio that became a referendum on U.S. President Donald Trump's leadership and a chance to gauge Democratic strength ahead of November's midterm elections.

Reuters Politics
Aug 07, 2018

Manafort defense questions star witness Gates about 'secret life'
The star witness in the trial against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort faced tough questioning on cross-examination on Tuesday about a "secret life" that included an extramarital affair and stealing funds from his former boss.

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