AP source: Trump plans lawsuit against Facebook, Twitter

By JILL COLVIN and MATT O’BRIEN WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Donald Trump has filed suit against three of the country’s biggest tech companies, claiming he and other conservatives have been wrongfully censored. Trump announced the action against Facebook, Twitter and Google’s YouTube, along with the companies’ CEOs, at a press conference in New Jersey […]

The Latest: Lawyer for Trump concedes he lost election – The Denver Post

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on former President Donald Trump’s second Senate impeachment trial (all times local): 4:20 p.m. One of the lawyers heading former President Donald Trump’s defense at his second impeachment trial is conceding that Trump lost the election to Joe Biden, a fact that Trump himself has refused to acknowledge. In opening […]

The Trump presidency is now history. So how will it rank?

As scholars consider the legacy of Donald J. Trump, it appears that even the woefully inadequate James Buchamam has some serious competition. In the race to the bottom for the title of worst American president, the same few sorry names appear at the end of almost every list, jockeying for last place. There’s Andrew Johnson, […]

John Roughan: Trump is a danger to the US and its democracy

OPINION: Donald Trump leaves office next week rated by many Americans as the worst president in their history.I think that flatters him. He doesn’t deserve to be ranked with presidents. He never truly became one, never acquired the dignity of the office, never realised it was greater than himself. He used the White House as […]

Trump bolsters ban on U.S. investments in China

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump answers questions during an interview with Reuters about China, the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and other subjects in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, U.S., April 29, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos BarriaWASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump has signed an order strengthening a November ban on U.S. investments […]

House impeachment vote: Trump on verge of being impeached twice

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is on the verge of being impeached for a second time in an unprecedented House vote Wednesday, a week after he encouraged a mob of loyalists to “fight like hell” against election results just before they stormed the U.S. Capitol in a deadly siege. The House chaplain opened the […]

After refusing to do so, Trump orders flags to be flown at half-staff.

President Trump on Sunday issued a proclamation ordering that the American flag at the White House and at all federal buildings and grounds be lowered in honor of two U.S. Capitol police officers who died after the violent riot by the president’s supporters at the Capitol on Wednesday. The move came after the flags at […]