Summit

  • U.S. still planning Trump-Kim summit, State Department says

    North Korea canceled a high-level meeting Wednesday with South Korea and also threatened to call off a historic summit planned for next month with President Trump due to ongoing military exercises involving the U.S. and South Korea. But State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert says the U.S. “will continue to...
  • Trump says date, place set for North Korea summit

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump on Friday said the date and location have been set for a meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, building suspense for the unprecedented talks and hinting at progress in freeing three Americans held in North Korea. The White House has said...
  • Pence’s office confuses Peru’s president ahead of summit

    LIMA, Peru (AP) — Some bad habits die hard when it comes to U.S. politicians traveling to Latin America. The latest faux pas came from the White House ahead of Vice President Mike Pence’s trip to Peru to attend the Summit of the Americas. Guidance sent to the press...
  • Medicaid Work Requirements Put Trump White House On Defense

    Intense criticism arose Thursday morning to a Trump administration proposal that would allow states to “test incentives” that would require poor Americans covered by Medicaid insurance to work. In a 10-page letter, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services said it would “support state efforts to test incentives that...