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White House Deal Reached On Stimulus Proposal

(CNN) - The White House says it has reached a deal with Congress for a stimulus package to help jolt the struggling economy as the coronavirus pandemic continues. Days of marathon negotiations have resulted in a $2 trillion proposal;…

White House Easter Egg Roll Canceled

(CNN) - First Lady Melania Trump has canceled the annual White House Easter egg roll, to help stem the spread of the coronavirus. It comes after the CDC recommended the cancellation or postponement of gatherings of more than 50…

Man Arrested Outside White House

(CNN) - A Florida man is accused of threatening to assassinate president Donald Trump. Police arrested 25-year-old Roger Hedgpeth on Saturday outside the White House. Hedgpeth reportedly approached a U.S. Secret Service police officer on patrol and said, "I…

White House To Ask For Less Money To Build Border Wall

(CNN) - The White House is set to ask Congress for less border-wall funding. A budget proposal, expected to be released this week, only asks for $2 billion for the construction of a wall. Last year, the White House…

White House Announces Coronavirus Task Force

(CNN) - The White House has announced the creation of a special task force to deal with the threat of the deadly coronavirus. It's killed 170 people so far and more than 7,700 confirmed cases. The White House says…

Trump: Probably Going To Terminate NYT

(CNN) - President Trump said on Monday that he may¬† "terminate" the New York Times and the Washington Post. It's the latest escalation in Trump's war against news coverage he sees as unbeneficial. He made the comments to Fox…

White House Considering App For Gun Background Checks

(CNN) - Could an app reduce gun violence? In the wake of multiple mass shootings this summer, politicians have been trying to figure out what it's going to take to prevent those kinds of tragedies, and they're expected to…

White House Allocating Nearly $2 Billion To Fight Opioid Crisis

(CNN) - The White House is allocating nearly $2 billion to fight the opioid crisis. On Wednesday, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar announced that $932 million will go to state and local governments to provide treatment, recovery,…

Trump Admin Wants Longer Detention Of Migrant Families

(CNN) - The White House will push for longer detentions of migrant children arrested on the border. Wednesday the Trump administration announced plans to hold undocumented families detained together indefinitely. It would replace the so-called Flores settlement agreement, which…