{FD} Trump, Putin talk North Korea in phone call

President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke on the phone Thursday, reportedly discussing a range of issues.

{FD} Omarosa ousted by Kelly in White House Situation Room, despite her denials

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly personally told former “Apprentice” star Omarosa Manigault Newman that her White House employment had been terminated, despite her insistence to the contrary.

{FD} Trump relishes progress on rolling back federal rules

WASHINGTON– President Donald Trump is relishing the rolling back of federal rules in his administration’s first year even as critics say he has tried to dismantle important protections for the environment, consumers and others.

{FD} Republicans turn focus to FBI’s McCabe over texts on ‘insurance’ against Trump

Top Republicans are turning their focus to FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe as they scrutinize a host of anti-Trump texts exchanged between two bureau officials, raising questions about one in particular that seemed to reference an “insurance policy” against a Trump presidency.

{FD} Omarosa speaks out on drama behind White House departure

Omarosa spoke out for the first time Thursday on the widespread reports of drama surrounding her abrupt resignation from the Trump administration, challenging the depiction of an “Apprentice”-style confrontation that ended with her physical removal from White House grounds.

{FD} The truth (and good news) about Roy Moore’s loss in the Alabama

Roy Moore, the Republican defeated Tuesday in the U.S. Senate race in Alabama, turned out to be a deeply flawed candidate and one who traditional Republican voters – including people of faith and suburban men and women – could neither muster enthusiasm for nor support.

{FD} Report: Omarosa ‘physically dragged’ from White House grounds

There might be more to Omarosa’s ‘resignation’ than meets the eye.

{FD} Trump gives tax reform speech from the White House — live blog

President Trump is giving a tax reform speech at the White House on Wednesday.

{FD} Rule of law under siege: How rampant anti-Trump bias in the Russia probe threatens our democracy

The text messages between FBI officials Peter Strzok and Lisa Page that resulted in Strzok’s dismissal from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russia’s role in the 2016 presidential election reveal the extreme hostility Strzok and Page felt toward Donald Trump.

{FD} Trump announces Americans will see tax cuts by February, if plan passes on schedule

President Trump on Wednesday made his closing argument for passing a sweeping tax reform package, dangling the prospect of Americans seeing tax cuts by February if Congress can pass a bill by Christmas.

{FD} Former Trump administration officials, from Comey to Omarosa

From the White House chief of staff to the FBI director, from leaving for a new job to learning of his firing from a television, here’s a running list of those who have left the Trump administration.

{FD} Meryl Streep: It’s difficult to be political during Trump’s presidency

Meryl Streep has no interest in being a political leader while President Trump is in office.

{FD} Trump walks back support for Roy Moore, says he was ‘right’ that he wouldn’t win

President Trump distanced himself from Alabama Republican Roy Moore early Wednesday after his loss, saying that he didn’t originally support him because knew the scandal-laden GOP candidate would “not be able to win the General Election.”

{FD} Trump called her ‘real dummy,’ but court tosses her $4M defamation case

A New York appeals court Tuesday tossed out a Republican consultant’s attempt to revive her $4 million defamation case against President Donald Trump, accusing him of hurting her career after he called her a “real dummy” on Twitter.

{FD} Bannon’s ‘kingmaker’ status tarnished by Moore defeat

“There’s a special place in hell for Republicans who should know better,” former senior White House adviser Steve Bannon said on the eve of Alabama’s U.S. Senate election, as he went all-in for embattled Republican candidate Roy Moore.

{FD} Trump’s Gillibrand tweet quickly labeled sexist by mainstream media

President Trump sent shock waves through mainstream media on Tuesday morning by attacking Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand with a cryptic tweet that is open for interpretation but many deduced that Trump was making a sexual double entendre.

{FD} Trump signs $700 billion military budget into law

WASHINGTON– President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed into law a sweeping defense policy bill that authorizes a $700 billion budget for the military, including additional spending on missile defense programs to counter North Korea’s growing nuclear weapons threat.

{FD} Trump lawyer Jay Sekulow’s Supreme Court cases and nonprofit work: what to know

Everything to know about Trump lawyer Jay Sekulow.

{FD} Trump rips ‘Lightweight’ Gillibrand over resignation call, says harassment claims ‘false’

President Trump slammed “Lightweight” Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand early Tuesday after the New York Democrat sought his resignation in connection with allegations of sexual misconduct — claims the president called “false” and “fabricated.”

{FD} Spicer signs book deal to slam the media’s ‘rampant hostility’ against Trump

Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer recently signed a book deal with a conservative publishing company, so that he can set the record straight on his rocky tenure in the White House and push back against the “rampant hostility” he says the mainstream media has towards President Donald Trump.