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The Latest: Trump hails Kohl as friend, ally, EU advocate
President Donald Trump says Helmut Kohl was a "friend and ally" to the United States as he led Germany through 16 pivotal years.
Greece dodges new crisis but austerity remains part of life
Greek shares rallied to two-year highs Friday, a day after the Greek government struck a deal with European creditors that will mean the country won't face another brush with bankruptcy any time soon.
Greece gets enough to avoid another bailout trauma
Greece has avoided another bailout trauma after striking a deal with European creditors to get more money and assurances that the country's repayment burden will be eased once it can stand on its own
Ivanka Trump brushes off hissing in Germany: ‘Politics is politics’
Ivanka Trump brushed off the hissing that some audience members directed at her during the Women 20 Summit in Germany today when she expressed pride in her father’s advocacy of women, and specifically his campaign proposal for paid family leave. “Politics is politics, as I’m learning,” Ivanka Trump
The Note: Trump steps back from the brink
TRUMP’S FIRST 100 DAYS with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and SHUSHANNAH WALSHE Day No. 96 THE BIG STORY: President Trump is stepping back from the brink and toward the notion of bipartisan deal-making, at least for the moment. With a government shutdown looming, his signal that funding for a border wall is not
The Note: Mad dash to day 100
TRUMP’S FIRST 100 DAYS with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and SHUSHANNAH WALSHE Day No. 95 THE BIG STORY: How do you add drama to a shutdown showdown? You complicate it, if you’re the Trump team, by trying to get health care done and tax reform started and the border wall paid for – all this week, all as part
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
Greece Debt Crisis: Country Faces Another Round of Deadlines
With an economic catastrophe looming for Greece , the nation has until the end of today to submit a proposal for what would be its third bailout. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his cabinet are meeting before they present their plans to their European creditors. Then, those plans will be
5 Takeaways From President Obama’s Trip to The G7 Summit
President Obama was on the ground in Germany for 36 hours as he attended the G7 Summit. Between the family photos, the meetings and the beer, the president managed to squeeze a lot into the two-day period. ISIS in Meeting With Iraqi Prime Minister at G7 Summit] Here's a look at 5 things you'll
President Obama on ISIS Fight: 'We Don't Yet Have a Complete Strategy'
Ten months since the start of the American-led intervention against ISIS in Iraq, President Obama said today that the United States does not have a "complete strategy" to defeat ISIS and stem the group's rise in Syria and Iraq. "We don't yet have a complete strategy," Obama said at the G7 summit of