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From Trump to Sheridan: Most famous teetotal politicians

Donald Trump, despite outward appearances, has never had an alcoholic drink in his life.

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Trump receives a briefing on the Syria military strike from his National Security team, including a video teleconference, in a secured location at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Florida. Picture: White House via AP

Dani Garavelli: Ignorance is bliss for trigger-happy Trump

NOW man-child Trump has acquired a taste for confrontation the possible consequences don’t bear thinking about, writes Dani Garavelli.

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Syrian refugee children watch television in their parents tent at an informal refugee camp in Bekaa valley, Lebanon. Picture: AP

US accuses Russia of role in Syria war crimes

The stand-off between Russia and the United States over the war in Syria deepened ahead of crunch talks in Moscow this week, with the US secretary of state joining senior UK ministers in blaming Vladimir Putin for a deadly chemical attack on civilians.

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The UN Security Council meets to discuss the US ship-launched air strikes. Picture: Getty Images

Tensions rise between US and Russia after Trump’s airstrike

Tensions between Russia and the US are rising after President Donald Trump ordered a missile strike on a Syrian air base allegedly used to stage a chemical attack that killed dozens of civilians.

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Alex Salmond: US attack on Syria offers ‘no solutions’

Alex Salmond has criticised US cruise missile strikes in Syria, saying they provide “no solutions” to the country’s six-year civil war.

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UK backs US missile strike on Syrian air base

Britain has backed the US missile strike on a Syrian air base as an “appropriate response” to Bashar Assad regime’s “barbaric” chemical attack.

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Turkish experts carry a victim of alleged chemical weapons attacks in Syrian city of Idlib. Picture: AP

Trump: ‘No future’ for Assad after Syrian chemical attacks

The US has said that it sees “no future” for Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad and said it was considering military action in Syria as global condemnation hardened for Wednesday’s chemical attack in the north of the country.

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Donald Trump visits the site of the Trump golfcourse at Balmedie, Aberdeenshire. Picture: Greg Macvean/TSPL

Nicola Sturgeon vows to stand up to Donald Trump

Nicola Sturgeon has said Donald Trump’s ownership of golf resorts in Scotland will not stop her from standing up to the US president.

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White House chief strategist Steve Bannon. Picture: AP

Trump removes Steve Bannon from National Security Council

US President Donald Trump has removed chief strategist Steve Bannon from the National Security Council, reversing a controversial early decision to give him access to the high-level meetings.

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Donald Trump  has decribed his Menie Estate golf course as 'the greatest golf course in the world'. Picture: Dan Philips/TSPL

Activist loses battle with Trump golf course over urination film

A woman who claims she was filmed urinating on US President Donald Trump’s Aberdeenshire golf course has been accused of pursing damages to “publicise opposition to the course”.

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Carol Rohan Beyts at Edinburgh Sheriff Court where she is pursuing damages against Trump's Aberdeenshire golf course. Pictrue: SWNS

Urinating gran accused of ‘publicising Trump course opposition’

A woman who claims she was filmed urinating on US President Donald Trump’s Aberdeenshire golf course has been accused of pursing damages to “publicise opposition to the course”

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Carol Rohan Beyts outside Edinburgh Sheriff Court. Picture: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire.

Gran’s ‘shock’ over Trump golf course urination film

A grandmother has told a court she was “shocked” to find out she had been filmed while urinating on US President Donald Trump’s Aberdeenshire golf course.

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Gail Collins: Trump remembers the ladies

The theme for the White House women’s celebrations appears to be ‘Failure to Appreciate Irony’ says Gail Collins

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The defeat was seen as a humiliating loss for the President. Picture; Getty

Humiliation for Trump after defeat on ‘Obamacare’ repeal

Donald Trump and Republican leaders have scrapped their bill to repeal “Obamacare” in a humiliating failure for the US president, when it became clear his flagship manifesto pledge would nosedive in the House of Representatives.

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The Caryocolum blandelloides moth is threatened by the development of Coul Links golf course say campaigners. Picture: Contributed

Campaigners call for Trump rival to rethink Highland course

Conservationists are calling for a rethink of plans by a US billionaire business rival of Donald Trump to turn “an irreplaceable natural jewel” in the Highlands into a world-class championship golf course.

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Westminster attack: Donald Trump offers ‘full co-operation and support’

Westminster attack: Donald Trump offers ‘full co-operation and support’

Donald Trump has offered the “full co-operation and support” of the United States in responding to the Westminster terror attack and “bringing those responsible to justice”.

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FBI director James Comey, left, and National Security Agency director Michael Rogers at the Congressional hearing. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

FBI reveals investigation into Trump’s links with Russia

FBI director James Comey has confirmed an investigation is under way into possible links between Russia and associates of US president Donald Trump, as part of a wider probe into Russian interference in the presidential election.

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Donald Trump aims to cut Republican targets such as legal aid. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

US Senate rejects claims Trump Tower was wiretapped

A Senate committee has rejected claims Trump Tower was under surveillance by the US government before or after the election.

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Police must not "limit or suppress" protests in the event of Donald Trump visiting Scotland, according to Scottish Greens leader Patrick Harvie

Greens: ‘Donald Trump visit protests must not be suppressed’

The Scottish Greens have called for assurances that police will not “limit or suppress” protests in the event that US President Donald Trump visits Scotland.

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Ex-MI6 agent behind Trump Russia dossier speaks out

The former British intelligence officer behind a dossier of allegations about Donald Trump has broken his silence.

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