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Ivanka Trump, daughter of U.S. President Donald Trump, is seen on stage of the W20 conference on Tuesday in Berlin. She elicited groans and hisses from some members of the audience after she defended her father's attitude and record on women, calling him a "tremendous champion" of families.[Sean Gallup | Getty Images]

Ivanka Trump is jeered in Berlin after defending her father (w/video)

Ivanka Trump elicited groans and hisses Tuesday from some members of the audience at a conference in Germany after she defended her father's attitude and record on women, calling him a "tremendous champion" of families. An entrepreneur and an adviser to the president, Ivanka Trump, 35, was in Berlin to represent th …


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  1. Trump takes aim at Democrats as Congress closes in on short-term spending bill


    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Thursday unleashed a tweetstorm of criticism of Democrats involved in tense negotiations on a spending bill to keep the government open, accusing them of trying to close national parks and jeopardize the safety of U.S. troops over demands to provide Americans with health …

     Maryland Rep. Steny Hoyer, the second-ranking Democrat in the House, threatened to withhold votes for the spending bill if Republicans tried to push for a vote this week on a revived health care repeal. [Associated Press]
  2. Cassini survives trip and beams back closest images ever of Saturn and its rings


    CAPE CANAVERAL — NASA's Cassini spacecraft has survived an unprecedented trip between Saturn and its rings, and has amazing pictures to show for it.

    This combination images show features in Saturn's atmosphere from closer than ever before. The view was captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft as it became the first spacecraft to venture between Saturn and its rings. [JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute/NASA via AP]
  3. Trump administration talks tough on North Korea, but frustrated lawmakers want details


    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump and his top national security advisers briefed members of Congress Wednesday on what a senior aide called the "very grave threat" posed by North Korea, but they offered few details about the administration's strategy to pressure Pyongyang.

    Sen. John Kennedy, R-La., second from right, boards a bus on Capitol Hill, heading to the White House with other Senators to get a briefing on North Korea. [Associated Press]
  4. Top Pentagon watchdog launches investigation into money that Mike Flynn received from foreign groups


    The Pentagon's top watchdog has launched an investigation into money that former national security adviser and retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn received from foreign groups, members of the House Oversight Committee said Thursday.

    Then-National Security Adviser Michael Flynn sits in the East Room of the White House in Washington on Feb. 10. Documents released by lawmakers show Flynn, now former national security adviser, was warned when he retired from the military in 2014 not to take foreign money without "advance approval" by Pentagon authorities. [Associated Press]
  5. President Trump says U.S. won't leave NAFTA, for now


    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said he has told the leaders of Mexico and Canada that he will not pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement at this time, but could still withdraw if he concludes a renegotiated pact is not "a fair deal for all."

    President Donald Trump signs the Education Federalism Executive Order during a federalism event with governors in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) DCAH110