Boris Johnson’s double Donald dilemma

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson waves as he departs following a visit to Torbay Hospital on August 23, 2019 in Torquay, England. | WPA Pool photo by Finnbarr Webster via Getty Images LONDON For Boris Johnson, G7 will be a tale of two Donalds. The new U… [+7918 chars]

Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg was recently treated for pancreatic cancer

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg began her radiation therapy on Aug. 5 at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. | Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Photo Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday completed a three-week course of radiation therapy to treat a … [+1120 chars]

Friday wasn't the first time Trump has 'hereby' ordered something

President Donald Trump was ridiculed online after using the word "hereby" in a tweet. | Alex Brandon/AP Photo President Donald Trump was ridiculed Friday after commanding American companies to cut ties with China, tweeting that the U.S. firms are hereby orde… [+4217 chars]

Trump aides mull new foreign aid logo for the 'America First' era

John Moore/Getty Images U.S. foreign aid could soon get an "America First" makeover. Top White House officials are discussing creating a single new logo to slap on all U.S. overseas assistance, arguing that its time for a rebranding effort that will ultimat… [+4052 chars]

Swing-district Dems face blowback from progressive voters

Drew Angerer/Getty Images ALLISON PARK, Pa. Freshman moderate Rep. Conor Lamb won his Republican-held district last year by dodging his partys leftward drift toward Medicare for All and the Green New Deal. But when the Pennsylvania Democrat returned home t… [+9803 chars]

‘America First’ Trump suddenly needs the rest of the world

German Chancellor Angela Merkel deliberates with President Donald Trump on the sidelines of the second day of the G-7 summit on June 9, 2018 in Charlevoix, Canada. | Jesco Denzel /Bundesregierung via Getty Images President Donald Trump heads into the G-7 sum… [+10213 chars]

Trump asks if Fed's Powell or China's Xi is the 'bigger enemy'

President Donald Trump has battered his Fed chairman relentlessly as Trumps trade war threatens to upend the global economy. | Alex Brandon/AP Photo President Donald Trump compared his handpicked Fed chairman to the communist leader of China on Friday, wond… [+1880 chars]

Jerome Powell says Fed prepared to act to sustain recovery

It will at times be appropriate for us to tilt policy one way or the other because of prominent risks, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said. | Manuel Balce Ceneta, File/AP Photo Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the central bank stands read… [+3992 chars]

Trump orders U.S. companies to find an alternative to China

poster="http://v.politico.com/images/1155968404/201908/989/1155968404_6076227192001_6076220465001-vs.jpg?pubId=1155968404" true White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said China's announcement of a fresh round of tariffs on $75 billion in U.S. goods was "w… [+5689 chars]