Fact Check: Trump Touts His Own Record While Abroad May 24, 2017
Here's a new U.S. export: President Donald Trump's exaggerations about his record.
Trump Budget Includes Huge Cuts To Food Stamps & Billions For Border Wall By AP
Trump's budget includes $1.7 trillion over 10 years in cuts from programs such as Medicaid, federal employee pensions, welfare benefits and farm subsidies.
Immigrant Arrests Up 40% Under Trump, Deportations Down By AP
There has also been a renewed focus on arresting immigrants without criminal convictions.
El Daily Stormer: Neo-Nazi Website Rolls Out Spanish Edition By AP
Hate sites have realized that the U.S. has no monopoly on white nationalists and other far-right extremists.
As US Airstrikes Claim More Civilian Lives, Trump Admin Accuses Syria Of Mass Executions By AP
In making the claim, the top U.S. diplomat for the Middle East, Stu Jones, said that Syrian President Bashar Assad's government "has sunk to a new level of depravity" with the support of Russia and Iran.
Survivors Describe US Airstrike That Killed Hundreds In Mosul By AP
An estimated 1,600 civilians were killed or wounded from all causes during the 100-day campaign to recapture Mosul's less densely populated eastern half.
Tensions Mount Between Turkey, US Along Syrian Border By AP
Israeli PM Cancels Meeting With German FM Over Dialogue With Human Rights Groups By AP
An Israeli official said Netanyahu was upset that German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel was meeting with Breaking the Silence, a whistleblower group critical of Israeli military actions.
Syrian Government Formally Requests UN Investigation Into Chemical Attack By AP
The moves comes as both Israel and the United States are claiming Syria still possess chemical weapons.
Trump’s Record Inaugural Earnings Were Powered By Billionaires And Corporations By AP
Donald Trump raised $107 million for his inaugural festivities, documents filed with the Federal Election Commission show, and nearly doubled the record set by President Barack Obama eight years ago.