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What to know about presidential retreat Camp David where Trump travels Friday
President Donald Trump is headed back to the rustic presidential retreat Camp David for the weekend, this time joined by his Cabinet members. They'll likely discuss preparations for Hurricane Irma and the growing threat from North Korea. Trump’s return to Camp David marks his fourth trip to the
Understanding the G7 ahead of Trump's Italian summit
President Donald Trump is in Taormina, Italy, where he will attend his first of the Group of Seven (G7) summit. The meeting comes a day after the U.S. president faced other world leaders at the NATO headquarters in Brussels, where he called out NATO leaders for "chronic underpayments" to the
5 Gaffes by World Leaders Caught on Tape
Footage of Queen Elizabeth’s unguarded comments at a reception in Buckingham Palace Tuesday came to light after another video emerged of British Prime Minister David Cameron at the same event saying Nigeria and Afghanistan were "fantastically corrupt." "They were very rude to the ambassador,” the
Inside The Lavish German Resort Hosting The G7 Summit
President Obama and six of the world's most powerful leaders will descend on Krün Germany Sunday for the G7 Summit. When they arrive, they will be surrounded by pure luxury. Nestled in a national forest, Schloss Elmau, a hundred-year-old castle turned high-end, secluded resort, will host the G7
Press the Flesh: 5 Obama Handshakes to Watch at UN
President Obama arrives at the United Nations headquarters later today for a whirlwind three days of meetings, forums, receptions and lots, and lots of handshakes. Representatives of more than 193 states will attend the U.N. General Assembly, including more than 120 presidents and prime ...
Obama in Brussels for G7 Summit, Without Putin
BRUSSELS – On day two of his four day European tour, President Obama arrived in Brussels this afternoon where he is set to participate in a G7 summit. The G7 leaders are meeting in Brussels today and Thursday with one old partner noticeably missing: Russian...
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES VOTERS ARE VOTING! Today more Americans are able to vote than any other day this primary season. That means more who are eligible to vote than at any other time until November. Eight states are holding primary elections including Mississippi, Iowa, ...
#RussiaIsolated? President Obama Won't Meet Putin, but Europe's Leaders Will
MOSCOW — The White House has led the charge to isolate Russia after its annexation of Crimea and alleged meddling in Ukraine, but this week the West may be sending mixed signals. President Obama and other world leaders suspended Russia from the G8, the group...
4 Days, 3 Countries: 5 Things to Watch for on Obama's Europe Trip
Call it Euro Trip, Part II. President Obama embarks Monday night on his second whirlwind trip to Europe this year, visiting three countries in four days. The president will land in Warsaw, Poland, Tuesday morning where he will help celebrate the 25th anniversary of the...
5 Stories You'll Care About in Politics This Week
Secretaries are dropping faster than new boy bands hit the charts -- and sometimes those storylines are intertwined. Hillary Clinton's book is coming soon, so we're pretty sure she won't have time for needlepoint. And voters are voting -- eight states, one party civil war, and one candidate who