US signals openness to Assad staying put

(CNN.com)The Trump government doubled down Thursday on prioritizing the struggle against ISIS over stopping the Syrian civil-war and getting cleared of its chief protagonist, President Bashar al Assad — an indication that has been quickly criticized by hawks on the …

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Timeline: How President Trump's travel ban unraveled

Timeline: How President Trump’s travel ban unraveled

(CNN)President Donald Trump has actually promised to keep battling in court after a federal appeals court on Thursday ruled versus renewing his travel restriction disallowing residents from 7 Muslim-majority nations from getting in the United States for 90 days and …

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Trump's travel ban hits legal hurdles: Get up to speed

Trump’s travel ban hits legal hurdles: Get up to speed

(CNN)United States President Donald Trump’s on-again, off-again travel restriction is back with the courts after a turbulent weekend, when an appeals court decided to keep the suspension purchased by a federal judge till a last judgment can be made. The …

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Trump travel ban: Here's what you need to know

Trump travel ban: Here’s what you need to know

(CNN)It turned out to be a crazy few days of turmoil and confusion after President Trump signed his journey prohibition. Not up to speed on what went down over the weekend? Here is a fast primer. What occurred? President Trump …

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Inside the confusion of the Trump executive order and travel ban

Inside the confusion of the Trump executive order and travel ban

Washington (CNN)When President Donald Trump declared at the Pentagon Friday he was enacting strict new measures to prevent domestic terror attacks, there were few within his government who knew exactly what he meant. Administration officials weren’t immediately sure which countries’ …

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Thousands of academics sign letter opposing Trump's travel ban

Thousands of academics sign letter opposing Trump’s travel ban

Washington (CNN)Thousands of academics in the United States are calling on President Donald Trump to reconsider his executive order that bans travel from seven Muslim-majority nations for 90 days and temporarily suspends all refugee admission to the US. By late …

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WH: No mention of Jews on Holocaust Remembrance Day because others were killed too

WH: No mention of Jews on Holocaust Remembrance Day because others were killed too

Washington (CNN)The White House statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day didn’t mention Jews or anti-Semitism because “despite what the media reports, we are an incredibly inclusive group and we took into account all of those who suffered,” administration spokeswoman Hope …

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