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Donald Trump fires Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

Donald Trump has fired his Secretary of State hours after Rex Tillerson backed the UK's claim that the Salisbury nerve agent attack was "highly likely" to have originated in Russia.

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The US steel industry could benefit from new tariffs on imports. Photograph: Getty

UK must ‘concede everything’ for US trade deal

The UK will have to “concede everything” to get a trade deal with Donald Trump’s America, US policy experts have warned MPs.

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Fake news spreads six times faster on Twitter

Fake news spreads six times faster on Twitter than true stories

False information – or fake news – travels around Twitter six times quicker than true stories, researchers have suggested.

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US President Donald Trump has agreed to a meeting with Kim Jong-Un. Picture: Evan Vucci

Donald Trump accepts ‘milestone’ meeting with Kim Jong-Un

North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump plan to meet in May for nuclear disarmament talks.

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US porn star Stormy Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford

Porn star who claims she had sex with Donald Trump files lawsuit

A porn star who claims she had sex with US President Donald Trump has filed a lawsuit seeking to invalidate a non-disclosure agreement she signed days before the 2016 presidential election.

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President Donald Trump has been warned not to start a trades war.  Picture; Getty

Brussels prepares swift response to Donald Trump’s steel tariff threat

The European Commission is preparing a “swift, firm and ... decisive” response to US threats of tariffs on steel and aluminium, a spokesman has said.

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Theresa May tells Donald Trump not to launch trade war

Theresa May has told Donald Trump of her “deep concern” at the president’s plan to introduce tariffs on steel and aluminium imports to the United States which have sparked fears of a trade war.

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The steel hike is set to impact the Uk according to a trade body

Trump’s steel tariff hike will have ‘significant impact’ on UK

Donald Trump’s proposed hike in steel tariffs will have a “significant impact” on the UK, the industry trade body has warned.

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Donald Trump has toughened the US military posture towards Moscow (Picture: Getty)

Ross Douthat: Americans, not Russians, put Trump in White House

Russian trolls who used social media boost Republican campaign did not swing election, writes Ross Douthat.

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U.S. President Donald Trump. Picture: Getty

Teachers return to scene of mass shooting as Donald Trump firms stance

As teachers yesterday returned to a high school where a gunman killed 17 people, Florida’s governor proposed banning the sale of firearms to anyone under 21.

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US President Donald Trump (L)  shakes hand with Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting survivors Carson Abt (C) and Ariana Klein at the conclusion of a listening session at the White House. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Donald Trump endorses giving teachers concealed guns to stop shooters

US President Donald Trump has said arming teachers could prevent school shootings like the one that left 17 people dead last week in Florida.

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Economy secretary Keith Brown said foreign military traffic is a "legitimate" part of Prestwick Airport's business model.

Scottish Government defends ‘legitimate’ use of Prestwick Airport by US military

Keith Brown today rebuffed continuing criticism of Prestwick Airport’s reliance on foreign military aircraft, describing it as a “legitimate” source of revenue for the lossmaking state-owned hub.

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US President Donald Trump. Picture: AFP/Getty

Donald Trump lashes out at FBI over Florida school shooting

President Donald Trump lashed out at the FBI, saying the agency “missed all of the many signals” sent by the suspect in the Florida school shooting and arguing they are “spending too much time trying to prove Russian collusion with the Trump campaign.”

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Richard Leonard said Scottish Labour did not support a state visit for Donald Trump. Picture: John Devlin

Scottish Labour discuss Donald Trump protest

Richard Leonard chaired a meeting of campaigners, trade unionists and politicians today to discuss how best to respond to a possible visit to Scotland by Donald Trump.

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US president Donald Trump on the 13th tee of the golf course on the Menie Estate, Balmedie, Aberdeenshire. Picture: Dan Phillips.

Trump Organisation’s plan for second golf course opposed by 31,000

Campaigners have handed councillors a petition signed by 31,000 people opposed to the Trump Organisation’s plans for a second golf course in Aberdeenshire.

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US President Donald Trump has waded into the debate about the future of the NHS. Picture: AFP/Win McNamee

Donald Trump says NHS is ‘going broke’ and ‘not working’

US president Donald Trump has taken to Twitter to criticise the National Health Service, sparking a fierce reaction on social media.

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Hillary Clinton.  Picture: Getty

Hillary Clinton pokes fun at Donald Trump in Grammys video

Hillary Clinton made a surprise appearance at the Grammy Awards last night by reading from a controversial book about Donald Trump’s Presidency.

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President Donald Trump being interviewed by presenter Piers Morgan on ITV's Good Morning Britain, Picture: PA

Donald Trump unaware of invite to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding

US president Donald Trump has admitted that he is not aware of any invitation for him to attend Prince Harry’s wedding to Meghan Markle.

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Donald Trump speaks to Piers Morgan on Good Morning Britain, Picture: ITV/PA

Donald Trump ‘loves Scotland’ as planned UK visit takes shape

Donald Trump mounted an unexpected charm offensive in his first UK interview as US president, declaring his love for Scotland and offering an apology for tweeting far-right propaganda.

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Donald Trump to visit the UK in 2018, Downing Street confirms

Donald Trump to visit the UK in 2018, Downing Street confirms

Preparations are being made for Donald Trump to visit the UK later this year, Downing Street has confirmed following a meeting between the US President and Theresa May.
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