A federal judge on Monday ruled in favor of House Democrats in their efforts to obtain President Donald Trump’s financial records, marking the first legal victory for Democrats as the Trump administration stonewalls their attempts at congressional oversight.
Michael Cohen worked as a lawyer for the Trump Organization and Donald Trump for years.
President Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen is suing the Trump Organization, arguing it owes him millions in legal fees and costs.The company is allegedly reneging on a payment deal after Cohen cooperated with investigations into its business.
The US trade gap with the rest of the world jumped to a 10-year high of $621bn (£472.5bn) last year, dealing a blow to President Donald Trump’s deficit reduction plan.
Michael Spavor (L) and Michael Kovrig have been held since December.
China has accused two Canadians of spying, as tensions between the nations grow over the possible extradition of a Huawei executive to the US.
Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un met this week in Hanoi, Vietnam, for their second summit.
The family of a US student who died after he was jailed in North Korea have implicitly rebuked President Donald Trump’s lauding of Kim Jong-un.
Nancy Pelosi is adamant there will be no funding for the wall.
US Democrats have vowed to pass bills that would end a government shutdown, when they take control of the House when Congress reconvenes on Thursday.But the bills will not include funding for President Donald Trump’s Mexican border wall, the cause of the shutdown.
President Trump and his wife met military personnel at the al-Asad airbase, west of Baghdad.
Donald Trump’s unannounced Christmas visit to US troops in Iraq succeeded as a morale-boosting exercise, judging from the standing ovation the president got. Equally, and perhaps predictably, the trip had its controversial moments – and his legendary attachment to social media had something to do with it.
Justice Brett Kavanaugh .
Justice Brett Kavanaugh is unlikely to heed calls by critics to step aside from certain politically charged U.S. Supreme Court cases in which his fairness and independence might be questioned after a divisive confirmation fight, according to legal experts.
A growing number of Chinese companies are adopting a crafty way to evade US President Donald Trump’s tariffs: remove the “Made in China” label by shifting production to countries such as Vietnam, Serbia and Mexico.
Oil price at the international market could not sustain its upward beat as crude remained under pressure on Monday, with both Brent and the West Texas Intermediate down more than 3.5 percent on worries of increase in supplies.