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US withdraws special tax exemption to Pakistani diplomats

The US' move came after Pakistan imposed restrictions on American diplomats in the country and barred them from visiting the tribal belt and Karachi.

How Trump’s Huawei ban could impact the global tech industry

Huawei is in the centre of a US-China trade war, with the Trump administration adding Huawei to a trade blacklist that restricts the company from buying American components and software and doing business with other US companies.

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US Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen resigns amid Trump's anger over border

Trump, who has recently expressed growing anger about the situation at the border, said on Twitter: "Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen will be leaving her position, and I would like to thank her for her service."

It could be years before US identifies separated families

The family separations were a central part of the Trump administration’s effort to deter migrant families from trying to enter the United States through its southern border with Mexico.

US charges Facebook with racial discrimination in targeted housing ads

Seeking damages and unspecified relief for harm caused, US Department of Housing and Urban Development said that Facebook also restricted who could see housing-related ads based on national origin, religion, familial status, sex and disability.

US senators pledge to push Trump on Saudis, Jamal Khashoggi's death

The Trump administration missed a February deadline to report to Congress on who was responsible for Khashoggi's death. In Saudi Arabia, 11 suspects have been indicted in the murder, and officials have rejected accusations that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing.

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Trump administration sued over shift in asylum policy 

The lawsuit was filed the day after the US returned the first children to wait in Mexico. Unaccompanied children and Mexican asylum seekers are exempt from the policy.

Donald Trump warns Europeans against trying to evade Iran sanctions

A senior administration official that the US will fully enforce its sanctions and hold anyone accountable for undermining them. The official spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the issue.

US needs to stay out of Venezuela, says Tulsi Gabbard

"The United States needs to stay out of Venezuela. Let the Venezuelan people determine their future. We don't want other countries to choose our leaders-- so we have to stop trying to choose theirs,” Gabbard said in a tweet Thursday.

Indian-origin White House deputy spokesman Raj Shah quits Trump administration

Raj Shah's departure comes as the White House press and communications teams have been depleted. Several aides have moved on to roles at government agencies or have left the Trump administration entirely.

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Trump is making America great again. Just not the way he thinks

It's nearly impossible to find a silver lining enough to penetrate the dark heart and chaos of the Trump administration. But gosh dang-it! NYT gives it a shot.

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