Tag Archives: American people of German descent

12Jan/17

Dollar tumbles, bonds win as Trump trade fizzles

The U.S. dollar has nursed widespread losses after President-elect Donald Trump’s long-awaited news briefing provided little clarity on future fiscal policies, disappointing bulls who had bet on major stimulus. But, as Sonia Legg reports, Trump did not mention possible tariffs against Chinese exports – a relief for Asian share markets that have feared the outbreak of a global trade war. Continue reading

12Jan/17

Moscow’s Ritz Carlton Hotel named in Trump dossier – reports

Moscow’s Ritz Carlton Hotel is named in a dossier containing allegations of compromising material on U.S. President-elect Donald Trump reportedly collected by Russian operatives. Trump dismissed claims reported by media outlets as “unsubstantiated”.
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09Jan/17

Donald Trump’s quest for the White House, from announcing his run through his victory tour

Supercharging the bluster, hyperbole and media mastery that made him one of the world’s best-known businessmen, Donald Trump upended the U.S. democratic traditions on a headline-making quest that ultimately led him to the White House.
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09Jan/17

Trump hits back at Meryl Streep, calls actress ‘overrated’

Donald Trump’s tweet was in response to actress Meryl Streep who turned an acceptance speech at Sunday’s Golden Globe awards into a blistering attack on the U.S. president-elect.

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09Jan/17

Golden Globes: ‘La La Land’ and Meryl Streep’s speech

Jazz musical ‘La La Land’ wins a record seven Golden Globes, and Meryl Streep turns a Golden Globe acceptance speech into a scathing attack on U.S. President-elect Donald Trump. Ryan Brooks reports. Continue reading

08Jan/17

Trump accepts findings on Russian hacking – Priebus

In a reversal of what has consistently been his boss’s position, Reince Priebus says Donald Trump accepts the U.S. intelligence community’s conclusion that Russia was behind cyber attacks meant to disrupt the presidential election. Lisa Bernhard reports.
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06Jan/17

Trump, Schwarzenegger have Twitter feud

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump posts Twitter messages mocking the ratings of “The New Celebrity Apprentice.”

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06Jan/17

Germany says can’t figure out Trump’s foreign policy goals

A German foreign ministry spokesman says it remains unclear what kind of foreign and security policy U.S. President-elect Donald Trump wants to pursue once he takes office.

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06Jan/17

Japan defends Toyota after Trump tweets

The Japanese government defends Toyota Motor Corp after U.S. President-elect Donald Trump criticized the automaker’s plan to build a new factory in Mexico.

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