News archive from 28 May 2018

US team in NKorea raises expectations of a Trump-Kim summit

Now Playing: Talks with North Korea on a summit with Kim Jong Un were going "very well", US President Donald Trump said on Saturday. (May 26) Media: Associated Press The presence of U.S. officials in North Korea is raising expectations that...

Chron, 00:46 in Politics
 

Giuliani says informant info key to giving Mueller interview

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's legal team would advise that he refuse to submit to an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller unless the team can review classified information shared with select lawmakers about the origins of the FBI...

Chron, 00:46 in Politics
 

Trump finds making good on his trade agenda isn't so easy

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's hard-line views on trade, a staple of his message long before he entered politics, are beginning to collide with the realities of global politics. Trade talks with China and on revising the North American...

Chron, 07:21 in Politics
 

Houston's crime rates are falling -- but not as fast as some other big cities

In his third State of the City speech earlier this month, Mayor Sylvester Turner reiterated the need to grow the Houston Police Department, this time floating  the idea that the city be allowed to collect more revenue than allowed by the property tax...

Chron, 07:21 in Politics
 

Crenshaw could become 1st Millennial among oldster Texans in Congress

If Houston Republican Dan Crenshaw wins his general election battle in November, he could become the youngest member of Congress from Texas and the only person from Texas under 40 in the delegation. Crenshaw, who turned 34 in March, won his 2nd...

Chron, 07:21 in Politics
 

Trump to mark Memorial Day with Arlington cemetery visit

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is marking his second Memorial Day as commander in chief with a planned visit to Arlington National Cemetery and a salute to those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for their country. He's set to lay a...

Chron, 09:49 in Politics
 

The Latest: Trump panned for 'tone-deaf' Memorial Day tweet

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump honoring veterans on Memorial Day (all times local): 1:05 p.m. President Donald Trump is being criticized for his self-congratulatory tone in a Memorial Day tweet in which he said "those...

Chron, 13:23 in Politics
 

The Latest: Trump to meet Abe before 'expected' Kim summit

Now Playing: Talks with North Korea on a summit with Kim Jong Un were going "very well", US President Donald Trump said on Saturday. (May 26) Media: Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on preparations for a possible summit between...

Chron, 16:29 in Politics
 

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