Tag Archives: 21st century in the United States

28Apr/17

Trump’s 100 days: a European business view

As President Trump completes his first 100 days in office, Sara Hemrajani reports on the view from European markets and business analysts on the U.S. leader’s policies.
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17Feb/17

Reports of National Guard immigrant roundup “despicable”: Schumer

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says reports that the Trump White House is considering mobilizing National Guard troops to round up illegal immigrants is “despicable.” Continue reading

18Jan/16

UK lawmakers start debate banning Trump after Muslim comments

Heated debate on whether to ban Donald Trump from entering the UK, following the U.S. Republican presidential frontrunner’s comments on Muslims, begins in Britain’s Houses of Parliament.

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26May/15

White House: Iraqi lack of will to fight ‘a problem’ in past

White House spokesman Josh Earnest says Iraqi troops’ lack of will to fight Islamic State militants, an issue cited by the Pentagon chief over the weekend, has been a concern. In the wide-ranging briefing, Earnest also tells reporters the Obama administration has no backup plan if the U.S. Congress fails to act on legislation that would extend certain provisions of the USA Patriot Act.

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13Apr/15

Arizona judge sentences murderer Jodi Arias to life without parol

Jodi Arias is sentenced to life in prison with no possibility of parole for murdering her ex-boyfriend in 2008.

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