16 CEOs urge Congress to pass ‘big & bold’ tax reform, including border tax

Calling themselves the “American Made Coalition,” CEOs from some of the US’s largest companies, including Boeing, Dow Chemical, General Electric and Pfizer sent a letter Tuesday to endorse tax reforms that President Donald Trump campaigned on during the 2016 election.

Exclusive: China finishing South China Sea buildings that could house missiles – U.S. officials

WASHINGTON China, in an early test of U.S. President Donald Trump, is nearly finished building almost two dozen structures on artificial islands in the South China Sea that appear designed to house long-range surface-to-air missiles, two U.S.

‘I Am Ashamed’ vs. ‘Get Over It’: British Lawmakers Debate Trump Visit

LONDON — With thousands of people demonstrating against President Trump outside Parliament, British lawmakers on Monday debated whether to deny him a formal state visit because — in the eyes of nearly two million Britons in an online petition — it would “cause embarrassment to Her Majesty the queen.

Jim Mattis to Baghdad: ‘We’re Not in Iraq to Seize Anybody’s Oil’

BAGHDAD — Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, on the first visit by a senior Trump administration official to Iraq, worked on Monday to repair breaches of trust with Iraq’s leaders caused by his boss just as the two sides began a major offensive to oust the Islamic State from its last stronghold in the country.