‚The Fed has gone crazy’: Trump rails against Federal Reserve over rate hikes amid market plunge

‚The Fed has gone crazy’: Trump rails against Federal Reserve over rate hikes amid market plunge

President Donald Trump signaled his anxiety about the Federal Reserve’s plan to keep raising interest rates into 2019 after stocks plunged on Wednesday. „I think the Fed is making a mistake,” Trump said to reporters after landing in Erie, Pennsylvania, for a campaign rally on Wednesday. „They are so tight. I think the Fed has…

Trump has reportedly tried to fire John Kelly, but fails because he usually uses Kelly to fire people

Trump has reportedly tried to fire John Kelly, but fails because he usually uses Kelly to fire people

President Donald Trump has reportedly attempted to fire White House chief of staff John Kelly, but has apparently failed because he typically uses Kelly to oust other people from his administration and didn’t know who else to ask. New York Magazine reporter Olivia Nuzzi had a private interview with Trump and other top members of…

Kanye West to meet Trump at White House

Kanye West to meet Trump at White House

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe Kanye West moments that shocked usKanye West is to meet US President Donald Trump on Thursday, the White House has confirmed. The two men are expected to discuss prison reform, gang violence and „manufacturing resurgence” in the US. The meeting will take place less than four…

Trump claimed Brett Kavanaugh was ‚proven innocent’ of claims he sexually assaulted Christine Blasey Ford, but he was never on trial

Trump claimed Brett Kavanaugh was ‚proven innocent’ of claims he sexually assaulted Christine Blasey Ford, but he was never on trial

President Donald Trump raised eyebrows during Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s swearing-in ceremony when he suggested Kavanaugh was „proven innocent” of the numerous sexual misconduct allegations that nearly upended his confirmation to the Supreme Court. „Those who step forward to serve our country deserve a fair and dignified evaluation,” Trump said, referring to Kavanaugh’s vetting process. „Not…

Trump: Kavanaugh assault claims ‚a hoax’

Trump: Kavanaugh assault claims ‚a hoax’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTrump: „The main base of the Democrats have shifted so far left we’ll end up being Venezuela.”US President Donald Trump has said the sex assault claims made against his new Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh were a „hoax” and „all made up”. The Republican president condemned Democratic…

Victory for Trump in Supreme Court vote

Victory for Trump in Supreme Court vote

Image copyright US Supreme Court Image caption Brett Kavanaugh, surrounded by his family, was administered the judicial oath by outgoing justice Anthony Kennedy President Donald Trump’s controversial nominee for the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh, has been sworn in following weeks of rancorous debate. The Senate earlier backed his nomination by 50 votes to 48. Mr…

Trump: ‚Scary time for young men’

Trump: ‚Scary time for young men’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTrump: „Somebody could accuse you of something and you’re automatically guilty.”President Donald Trump has told reporters it is a „difficult” and „scary” time for young men in the US. Mr Trump’s remarks came as he reiterated his support for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, who is battling…

Melania Trump begins solo Africa tour

Melania Trump begins solo Africa tour

Image copyright AFP Image caption First Lady Melania Trump visited a project focusing on child nutrition US First Lady Melania Trump has visited a hospital in Ghana’s capital, Accra, at the start of her solo trip that will see her visit four African countries. Earlier at the airport, she was welcomed by dancers and drummers…

Trump says trade deal heralds ‚new dawn’

Trump says trade deal heralds ‚new dawn’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTrump: ‚Without tariffs we wouldn’t be standing here’Donald Trump said the new trade deal struck with Canada and Mexico was „the most important” ever agreed by the US. The president said the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), which replaces Nafta, would bring thousands of jobs back to North…