The White House sweeps the West Wing for banned personal cell phones to try and stop leaks

The White House sweeps the West Wing for banned personal cell phones to try and stop leaks

President Donald Trump takes a call in the Oval Office. Drew Angerer/Getty Images The White House is conducting sweeps to collect personal devices in order to cut down on leaks from West Wing staffers, CNN reported on Tuesday. After toying with the idea for months, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly imposed a ban…

Macron’s White House tree disappears

Macron’s White House tree disappears

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Only a small patch of yellow grass is seen where the sapling was planted A tree gifted to President Donald Trump by French President Emmanuel Macron has disappeared. The pair planted the sapling, taken from the site of a World War One battle in north-east France, during Mr Macron’s state…

White House criticises $3bn China tariffs

White House criticises $3bn China tariffs

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption US pork products are among those affected by new tariffs imposed by China The White House has criticised China after it imposed retaliatory tariffs against the US on a range of goods, including pork and wine. Beijing put duties of up to 25% on 128 American imports following President…

14 rooms in the White House you probably never knew existed, including a music room, chocolate shop, and bowling alley

14 rooms in the White House you probably never knew existed, including a music room, chocolate shop, and bowling alley

The White House in Washington, DC has 132 rooms. Vacclav/Shutterstock.com If you’re well-versed on White House facts, you probably know the presidential residence has 132 rooms. However, fewer people know about rooms like the chocolate shop and the bowling alley. There are also rooms that have changed purpose over the years, like the Solarium, which…

White House senior adviser Ivanka Trump: It’s ‚inappropriate’ to ask me questions about the president’s sexual-misconduct allegations

White House senior adviser Ivanka Trump: It’s ‚inappropriate’ to ask me questions about the president’s sexual-misconduct allegations

Ivanka Trump. Screenshot/NBC News Ivanka Trump says she believes her father’s denials of sexual misconduct. „I believe my father, I know my father. I think I have that right, as a daughter, to believe my father,” she said in an interview with NBC while visiting South Korea for the Olympic Games. Ivanka Trump, the president’s…