Donald Trump

Trump says appropriate to let Russia join G7

Russia was pushed out of the G8 in 2014 because of its annexation of Crimea from Ukraine.

Trump says appropriate to let Russia join G7

AJ Impact

Risky banks: US regulators ease trading rules for big banks

After years of lobbying, Wall Street gets a revamped version of the Volcker Rule under the Trump administration.

Risky banks: US regulators ease trading rules for big banks

Gun control

Trump says administration talking to Democrats about gun measures

Trump provides no details but says administration in 'meaningful' talks on legislation after mass shootings in the US.

Trump says administration talking to Democrats about gun measures

United States

Ilhan Omar: Go to Israel, see 'cruel reality of the occupation'

Denouncing Netanyahu's decision to deny them entry, Omar, Tlaib urge politicians to visit Israel and occupied West Bank.

Ilhan Omar: Go to Israel, see 'cruel reality of the occupation'

Abortion

Planned Parenthood abandons Title X funds over Trump 'gag rule'

The organisation says it won't be 'bullied into withholding abortion information from patients'.

 Planned Parenthood abandons Title X funds over Trump 'gag rule'

Inside Story

Does the Trump-Netanyahu special relationship serve or harm US?

The close ties between the US president and the Israeli prime minister are creating controversy.

AJ Impact

US Commerce Department grants 90-day trade extension to Huawei

Secretary Wilbur Ross announced limited reprieve despite President Trump's remarks on long-term pivot away from company.

US Commerce Department grants 90-day trade extension to Huawei

Denmark

Denmark PM: Greenland 'not for sale'

Mette Frederiksen says she 'persistently' hopes that US president's comment was not 'something that is seriously meant'.

Danish PM: Trump's idea of buying Greenland is 'absurd'

US Elections 2020

Who are the 2020 US Democratic presidential candidates?

The pool of candidates vying for their party's nomination in 2020 is among the largest and most diverse in US history.

Who are the 2020 US Democratic presidential candidates?

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Trump: US peace plan likely to be released after Israel election

US president says he will wait until the September 17 elections before releasing the peace plan.

Trump: US peace plan likely to be released after Israel election

AJ Impact

US economists expect recession in 2020 or 2021: Survey

The National Association for Business Economists survey also discussed Trump's criticism of the Federal Reserve.

US economists expect recession in 2020 or 2021: Survey

Opinion

Re-shelve civil rights, we need something stronger today

If the Trump era means an outed celebration and recommendation of colonial atrocity, what we need is anti-colonialism.

Yannick Marshall

by Yannick Marshall

Yannick Marshall

The Far Right

Far-right groups, Antifa face-off in Portland

President Donald Trump says far-right rally being closely monitored amid fears of clashes with counter-demonstrators.

Far-right rally, counterprotests face off in US city of Portland

AJ Impact

'No, thank you': Danes respond to Trump's 'bid' for Greenland

US President Donald Trump has reportedly expressed an interest in buying the semi-autonomous Danish territory.

'No, thank you': Danes respond to Trump's 'bid' for Greenland

Donald Trump

Trump attacks Omar, Tlaib at packed campaign rally

The US president also addresses the New Hampshire crowd on gun control and defends his trade war with China.

Trump's campaign rally: Omar, Tlaib, gun control and trade war