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Trump's tax plans provoke friction with IMF after study advocates social cohesion, less inequality

WASHINGTON – The International Monetary Fund spent decades telling the world’s governments how to run their economies on an American-inspired blueprint that became known as the

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Trump sued by six states over 'discriminatory' travel ban that 'plays games with the lives of thousands'

Six attorneys general have filed a lawsuit seeking to suspend Donald Trump’s latest travel ban, launching yet another state-level effort to thwart the President’s stringent

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Trump energy chief defends costly plane travel

Energy Secretary Rick Perry is defending his costly travel on private and government planes before Congress The Associated Press FILE – In this July 18, 2017, file photo, Energy Secretary

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Trump signs executive order making changes to health care

Frustrated by failures in Congress, U.S. President Donald Trump is moving to put his own stamp on health care with an executive order Thursday that aims to make lower-premium plans more widely

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Trump puts Puerto Rico on notice over hurricane aid

US President Donald Trump has griped about emergency relief efforts in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico, saying federal aid cannot continue “forever”. In tweets, he accused Puerto Rico

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Xi Jinping has more clout than Donald Trump. The world should be wary

AMERICAN presidents have a habit of describing their Chinese counterparts in terms of awe. A fawning Richard Nixon said to Mao Zedong that the chairman’s writings had “changed the

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Trump defies world leaders as he blasts Iran deal

Trump has repeatedly warned that he would “tear up” the nuclear deal with Iran [Reuters] US President Donald Trump has repeated his criticism of the Iran nuclear deal, ahead of a

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Former Republican member of congress: 'Trump is unhinged. We are waiting to get tax bill through before impeachment'

Republicans are waiting to pass their tax-reform bill before they move to impeach Donald Trump, a former Republican member of Congress reportedly told a former US labour secretary. In a Facebook

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Trump's authoritarian streak

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China's Xi Jinping has more clout than Donald Trump. The world should be wary

AMERICAN presidents have a habit of describing their Chinese counterparts in terms of awe. A fawning Richard Nixon said to Mao Zedong that the chairman’s writings had “changed the

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Inside Donald Trump's head: President promises deal with Democrats as 'part of wider plan'

The President came under fire in September when he met with key opposition figures to strike a deal on the future of so-called Dreamers – children brought to the US with parents who entered

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From Tipper to Trump, Eminem is no stranger to political polemics

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Desert Sun letter: Imagine pre-Trump world catastrophes

CLOSE President Donald Trump promised to ‘fix the mess’ surrounding North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. The leaders of both countries have suggested using military action in recent

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Eminem tears into Trump in blistering freestyle rap, 'The Storm'

by World Entertainment News Network Eminem during an appearance on BET’s 2017 Hip Hop Awards. (Supplied by WENN) (WENN) —  Eminem didn’t hold back as he tore into

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Trump, global right-wing extremism hurt South Africa – Brand SA

Cape Town – The election of Donald Trump as US president and the global rise of right-wing extremism are some of the factors influencing South Africa’s brand perception. This was

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North Korea says Trump has 'lit the wick of war' and that it is ready to 'settle the final score with a hail of fire'

North Korea’s foreign minister has accused President Donald Trump of having “lit the wick of a war” between his country and the US, saying that America would be made

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Trump is a real-world political science experiment

President Donald Trump is a Republican. But often, and more so than any president in memory, he lacks a consistent political ideology. During the campaign, Trump took five different positions on

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Donald Trump threatens to shut down NBC and other TV news networks that criticise him

Donald Trump has threatened to shut down NBC and other American networks, saying that they peddle fake news. “With all of the Fake News coming out of NBC and the Networks, at what point is

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