August 26, 2019

Trump says he won’t make any money if 2020 G-7 summit is hosted at his Miami resort

felixmizioznikov/iStock(BIARRITZ, France) -- President Donald Trump said Monday he will not “make any money” if the 2020 G-7 summit is held at his Miami, Florida, golf resort as he is considering. “In my opinion, I'm not going to make any money. I don't want to make money. I don't care about making money … It’s not about me, it’s about getting the right location.” Trump told reporters during his joint news conference with French President Emmanuel Macron. The United States is slat..
August 26, 2019

Trump now says meaningful progress being made with China after weekend of whipsawing statements

cbarnesphotography/iStock(BIARRITZ, France) -- In the latest twist in a series of mixed messages on the status of U.S. trade negotiations with China over the course of G-7 summit, President Donald Trump on Monday struck an optimistic tone about the status of negotiations. “I can say, we're having very meaningful talks. Much more meaningful than, I would say, at any time, frankly. I think for the most part, it's because we are doing very well,” the president told reporters on Monday. “I..
August 25, 2019

6-month-old girl in critical condition after she and her father illegally crossed southern border: Federal official

PhotoSparks/iStock(CORPUS CHRISTI, TX) -- A 6-month-old girl is fighting for her life in a Texas hospital after she and her father illegally crossed the U.S.-Mexico border with a group of migrants, federal officials said. The baby is being treated at Driscoll Children's Hospital in Corpus Christi, Texas, where she is in critical condition, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) said in a statement. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the young girl and her father during this difficult ti..
August 25, 2019

Trump suggests ‘second thoughts’ about China tariff war, triggers confusion at G-7 summit

ABC News(BIARRITZ, France) -- President Trump triggered a wave of confusion at the Group of 7 summit Sunday when he seemed to express second thoughts about increasing tariffs on China and setting off a tailspin in the global markets. "Yeah, sure," Trump said when asked if he had second thoughts about his escalating trade war with China. "I have second thoughts about everything." The president's comments, over breakfast with new United Kingdom prime minister Boris Johnson, appeared to be t..