Trump’s Doonbeg eyes profit as revenues rise

Operating losses at the Doonbeg golf resort in west Clare, owned by US President Donald Trump, almost halved to €330,030 last year, as revenues rose.

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Trump: I have answered written questions in Mueller probe

The president did not say when he would turn over the answers to the special counsel in the Russia probe.

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Judge orders White House to return CNN reporter's pass

A federal judge in Washington has ordered the Trump administration to immediately return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta.

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Stormy Daniels to appear on Ray D'Arcy show

Adult film actress Stormy Daniels will be among the guests on The Ray D'Arcy Show this weekend.

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Stormy Daniels’ lawyer Michael Avenatti arrested on domestic violence charge

The lawyer called the allegations ‘completely bogus’.

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Trump aide departs West Wing after rebuke from first lady

Mira Ricardel will have a new role in the administration, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said.

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Learning points: The truth is now being twisted in full view

There has always been tension between the White House and the press corps charged with monitoring the motives and actions of the US president, writes Richard Hogan.

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French president Emmanuel Macron requests respect following Trump’s tweets

Emmanuel Macron said ‘the French don’t expect from me to answer to tweets’.

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France hits back after Donald Trump’s Twitter tirade at Emmanuel Macron

The US president’s outburst came on the third anniversary of terror attacks in the French capital.

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Putin may just be a contestant in Trump’s reality-TV world

The world presumed the US president was a pawn in his Russian counterpart’s game. It could prove to be the other way around, writes Nina L Khrushcheva.

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Melania Trump publicly calls for White House aide’s firing

The Wall Street Journal reported that Melania Trump’s staff and Mira Ricardel had clashed during the first lady’s recent trip to Africa.

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CNN sues Trump amid row over reporter Jim Acosta

American broadcaster CNN is suing President Donald Trump.

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Trump suggests France would have been vanquished without US

Donald Trump has suggested France would have been vanquished in both world wars if not for the United States.

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Trump’s motorcade to cemetery would have disrupted roads, White House says

World leaders met in France for commemorations for the Armistice centenary.

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Trump awards top civilian honour to Elvis Presley

The US president will also posthumously recognise the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

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Trump condemned for cancelling France cemetery visit due to weather

The US president had been due to visit Belleau to pay respects to American soldiers killed during the First World War.

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Acting attorney general gets cool reception from Trump

The comments came as Matthew Whitaker’s past business ties and remarks on special counsel Robert Mueller came under scrutiny.

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We can defeat Donald Trump by dissecting his tactics

Donald Trump is not a leader. He is an entertainer and a marketeer at best, and an authoritarian fascist at worst, writes Joyce Fegan.

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Trump denies claims that video of clash with CNN reporter was doctored

The footage was distributed by White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders.

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Michelle Obama attacks Donald Trump in new book

The former US first lady expresses disbelief over how American women could have chosen a ‘misogynist’ over Hillary Clinton in 2016.

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Donald Trump attends Supreme Court ceremony for Brett Kavanaugh

The president’s nominee for the body was confirmed after acrimonious Senate hearings.

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US election drives drug shares higher

The worst fears of investors have been avoided as stock- markets took on the chin potential clashes between a new Democrat-controlled House of Representatives and president Donald Trump’s White House.

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Matthew Whitaker: Who is the new acting US attorney general?

The 49-year-old will become acting attorney general following the forced resignation of Jeff Sessions.

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White House suspends CNN reporter after Trump confrontation

Mr Trump argued with several reporters during the news conference.

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US mid-term elections - Public rein in Trump’s behaviour

America’s friends and allies couldn’t do it. Nor could America’s potential enemies. Neither could his wife, children or White House staff. It took the American people to reign in Donald Trump.

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You’re fired! Notable departures from Trump’s White House as Sessions quits

Jeff Sessions is the latest in a long line of White House staffers who have resigned or been forced from their posts in the past two years.

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Trump clashes with reporters during fiery White House news conference

Mr Trump insulted several reporters by name, interrupted their questions, ordered some to sit down and deemed one inquiry ‘racist’.

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Trump says US government will halt if House Democrats investigate him

The US president said Democrats have nothing on him.

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'At your request, I am submitting my resignation': US Attorney General Jeff Sessions quits

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions has resigned, President Donald Trump has tweeted.

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No Trump-Putin summit in Paris with focus on Armistice commemorations

It is now likely the two leaders will have a full meeting in Argentina during the G20 gathering.

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