Trump and the Fox & Friends show. Think ego, not news

Television can be a welcome relief for a president. Ronald Reagan liked to watch Family Ties in his spare moments. George HW Bush was said to enjoy Murder, She Wrote. Barack Obama loved The Wire. But the show Donald Trump most enjoys isn’t fiction. At least, not strictly. Trump’s favorite program is Fox & Friends – Fox … Read more

Apple CEO Promised 3 New US Plants, Says President Trump: Report

The Wall Street Journal on Tuesday reported that US President Donald Trump said Apple has promised to expand manufacturing at home with three new US plants. The Journal quoted Trump as saying that Apple chief executive Tim Cook committed to building “three big plants,” in the United States. No details were provided, and Apple did not respond to an AFP request … Read more

Twitter Users, Blocked by Trump, Cry Censorship

HIGHLIGHTS Lawyers for two Twitter users sent the White House a letter Tuesday They demanded to be unblocked from Donald Trump’s Twitter account Some Twitter users say Trump is violating the First Amendment President Donald Trump may be the nation’s tweeter-in-chief, but some Twitter users say he’s violating the First Amendment by blocking people from … Read more

Trump Named in More Than 50 Lawsuits Since Inauguration

Getty Images Donald Trump President Donald Trump has been named in more than 50 lawsuits since taking the oath of office, a staggering number compared to the first days of past administrations. Since being sworn in Jan. 20, Trump has been named in 52 federal cases in 17 different states, according to the Administrative Office … Read more

Caviar introduces iPhone 7 with portraits of Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin

The inauguration of Donald Trump as president of the US unlocked as many meme ideas as there are protests against his actions. But might be the weirdest we have seen – Russian company Caviar sells two 32GB iPhone 7 units with gold-plated backs and embossed faces of the Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin. The backs … Read more

Trump travel restrictions leave refugees stranded: Reports

Getty Images The international arrivals terminal is viewed at New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport. Less than 24 hours after President Donald Trump signed an executive order clamping down on refugee admissions and temporarily restricting travelers from seven predominantly Muslim countries, the impact was already resonating at airports around the world. There was confusion Saturday … Read more

Silicon Valley leaders slam Trump travel ban, offer employees legal aid

Timothy A. Clary | AFP | Getty Images (L-R) Amazon’s chief Jeff Bezos, Larry Page of Alphabet, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, Vice President-elect Mike Pence and President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower December 14, 2016. Tech companies on Saturday expressed concerns over President Donald Trump’s order to restrict migration from several countries, with leaders saying … Read more

Iran retaliates, Canada opens arms after Trump immigration ban

Getty Images President Donald Trump speaks during a joint press conference with British Prime Minister Theresa May in the East Room of the White House January 27, 2017 in Washington, DC. World leaders reacted harshly Saturday to President Trump’s executive order suspending immigration and visas for citizens from certain countries with majority Muslim populations. Iran, … Read more

Trump immigration ban still in place despite court ruling, says DHS

Hours after a federal judge issued a stay on President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily restricting entry to the U.S. from seven Muslim-majority countries, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and a senior White House adviser issued robust responses, emphasizing that the order remains in force. In a statement issued in the early hours of … Read more

Trump assures CIA officials ‘I am so behind you’

President Donald Trump moved to mend his tumultuous relationship with America’s spy agencies Saturday, traveling to CIA headquarters on his first full day in office and assuring officials, “I am so behind you.” But the president quickly shifted from praise for the CIA to criticism of media coverage of Inauguration Day, in an unscripted address … Read more