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    Trump to roll back Obama clean power plan

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:59am on March 28, 2017

    President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Tuesday to undo his predecessor Barack Obama’s plan to limit greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fuelled power plants,...

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    Pass health bill Friday or he’ll move on

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:48am on March 25, 2017

    Donald Trump warned Republicans that he is done negotiating and wants a vote Friday on dismantling Obamacare, setting up a high-stakes showdown with members of...

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    US bans laptops, tablets on flights from Turkey, ME, N Africa

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on March 22, 2017

    The United States warned Tuesday that extremists plan to target planes with bombs hidden in electronic devices, and banned carrying them on flights from 10...

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    Trump administration appeals block of revised travel ban

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:57am on March 19, 2017

    The Trump administration on Friday appealed a Maryland court’s block of its revised travel ban, aiming to reinstate the temporary halt to immigrants and visitor...

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    US demands ‘immediate end’ to Russian annexation of Crimea

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:51am on March 18, 2017

    The United States on Thursday reiterated its condemnation of Russia’s annexation of Crimea, vowing to maintain related sanctions until Moscow returns the strategic Black Sea...

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    WB indirectly backs harmful SE Asian projects: report

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:09pm on March 17, 2017

    World Bank investments in commercial financial institutions are indirectly allowing land-grabs, evictions and pollution in Southeast Asia, a watchdog group charged in a report Friday...

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    Trump slashes foreign aid in ‘hard power’ budget blueprint

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:57am on March 17, 2017

    President Donald Trump proposed drastic cuts in spending on the arts, science, foreign aid and environmental protection Thursday, in a security-focused budget blueprint that could...

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    Judgement day for Trump’s revamped travel ban

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:39am on March 16, 2017

    President Donald Trump faces a day of legal reckoning Wednesday on the fate of his revised travel ban, with three federal courts from Maryland to...

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    Trump’s 2005 tax bill revealed in media leak

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:05am on March 16, 2017

    The White House acknowledged late Tuesday that Donald Trump paid $38 million in taxes in 2005, a rare view into one of the president’s jealously...

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    Trump’s revised travel ban denounced

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:41am on March 13, 2017

    Over 130 US foreign policy experts have denounced president Donald Trump’s revised travel ban, saying it undermines America’s national security and interests as much as...

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