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Trump complains he will never get Nobel Prize

Trump complains he will never get Nobel Prize

US President Donald Trump has made the case that he deserves to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his work on North Korea and Syria, but complains he will probably never get the honour.

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NBA champions skip Trump visit, meet with Barack Obama instead
Golden State Warriors

NBA champions skip Trump visit, meet with Barack Obama instead

Instead of visiting Donald Trump, the Warriors this week met with the White House's previous resident.

  • by Matt Bonesteel
On schools, roads and airports, Barack Obama's name keeps popping up
Barack Obama

On schools, roads and airports, Barack Obama's name keeps popping up

Barack Obama hasn't been the US president for nearly two years, but his name is as visible as it has ever been

Ex-presidents call out Trump's lies over support for border wall
USA

Ex-presidents call out Trump's lies over support for border wall

Donald Trump's claim that his predecessors endorsed his idea of a wall at the Mexican border is getting no support from the ex-presidents' club.

US Democrats toying with campaigning for universal health insurance
Bernie Sanders

US Democrats toying with campaigning for universal health insurance

"Medicare for all" has become a rallying cry for progressive Democrats, though it means different things to different people.

  • by Robert Pear
Obamacare repeal: Judge lobs political bomb at Trump
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Obamacare repeal: Judge lobs political bomb at Trump

The case may not be resolved in the courts before 2020, legal experts said, which could make it a defining issue in the race for the White House and Congress.

  • by Sahil Kapur
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Trump on the fringes of presidents' group at George H.W. Bush's funeral
Donald Trump

Trump on the fringes of presidents' group at George H.W. Bush's funeral

Former presidents Obama, Clinton and Carter and their spouses chatted easily among themselves ahead of George H.W. Bush's funeral. Then the Trumps arrived.

'I felt like I failed': Michelle Obama opens up on miscarriage, IVF
Barack Obama

'I felt like I failed': Michelle Obama opens up on miscarriage, IVF

In her upcoming memoir "Becoming", Michelle Obama discusses her miscarriage 20 years ago and her experiences with IVF to conceive their two daughters.

It's Trump v Obama as President admits possible losses
Donald Trump

It's Trump v Obama as President admits possible losses

In the final weekend before the midterm elections, former president Barack Obama has come out firing -- and Donald Trump has returned serve.

  • by Peter Baker
Explosive devices sent to Obama, Clintons, CNN, Holder
Barack Obama

Explosive devices sent to Obama, Clintons, CNN, Holder

CNN's anchors were forced to evacuate on air after a fire alarm sounded during their broadcast.

  • by Rachel Olding
Barack Obama left Australia 'swinging in the breeze' over air strikes: Kevin Rudd
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Barack Obama

Barack Obama left Australia 'swinging in the breeze' over air strikes: Kevin Rudd

"His credibility would suffer as a result because he had proclaimed his own red line and then done nothing to enforce it."

  • by Peter Hartcher