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White House press secretary says it's 'highly inappropriate' to debate 4-star general
ABC News' powerhouse political team breaks down the latest news out of today's White House press briefing.
Families of the fallen share personal stories of past presidents reaching out
As President Donald Trump faces criticism over his comments to the widow of Sgt. La David Johnson, the families of the fallen say their conversations with past American presidents attempting to offer condolences sometimes drew their grief into sharp relief. Trump called Myeshia Johnson Tuesday in
Melania Trump to donate inaugural ball gown to Smithsonian
Melania Trump is donating her ivory silk off-the-shoulder inaugural ball gown to the First Ladies' Collection at the Smithsonian Institution at a ceremony on Friday.
ANALYSIS: Melania Trump takes a step forward
Standing as a mostly silent presence at the president’s side on his visits to foreign capitals and domestic disaster areas, Melania Trump today stood on her own while addressing a luncheon for spouses of other world leaders at the United Nations. It was not a speech calculated to challenge anyone
First lady Melania Trump delivers remarks at UN luncheon
ABC News' Cokie Roberts and author Andy Och discuss Trump's speech and the impact first ladies have on society.
Why the U.S. got involved in Afghanistan, and why it's been difficult to get out
The narrative and goals for what has become America’s longest war have shifted in the past 16 years, and they may take a new turn Monday night, as President Donald Trump is expected to announce his policy approach for Afghanistan. The war started in October 2001 in the wake of the September 11th
Clinton addresses losing to Trump, Comey, sexism, and her thoughts on therapy in new interview
It's been nearly seven months since Hillary Clinton lost the 2016 presidential election to Donald Trump . Now, she’s re-emerging onto the national scene to give a window into her post-election life. New York magazine released on Friday next week's cover story, in which Clinton shares her
Melania, Ivanka Trump promote women's empowerment abroad
Ivanka Trump attended a roundtable on women and economics in Saudi Arabia while the first lady visited a school and an all-women business center.
Emissary to the President: Ivanka Trump makes debut foreign trip
Ivanka Trump is set to make her debut on the world stage Tuesday with her first official foreign trip to attend the W20 Summit in Germany, where she will be received not only as first daughter –- but as one of the closest, most trusted advisers to the president of the United States. While President
The Note: Trump puts the pressure on his party
TRUMP’S FIRST 100 DAYS with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and SHUSHANNAH WALSHE Day No. 62 THE BIG STORY: This is set up for something big – bigger even than the actual stakes. The Trump White House team has put everything it has into making the health care vote in the House a defining moment, for President