The US government is in partial shutdown after politicians failed to reach an agreement over funding for the Mexican border wall.Negotiations are expected to continue in Washington today to try to end the partial government shutdown, and the House and Senate have scheduled rare Saturday sessions.
A federal judge has dismissed adult film star Stormy Daniels’ defamation lawsuit against United States President Donald Trump. Daniels sued Donald Trump after he said in a tweet that her story of a man threatening her not to come forward with her story of her alleged affair with Trump was “a total con job.”
Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen died from complications of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma on Monday afternoon. Allen’s Vulcan Inc. announced that he died in Seattle at 65 years old.
United States President Donald Trump threatened to impose another round of tariffs on China and warned that Chinese meddling in U.S. politics is a “bigger problem” than Russian involvement in the 2016 election.
The U.S. President Donald Trump knocked the Federal Reserve for continuing to raise interest rates despite some recent market turbulence. “I’d rather pay down debt or do other things, create more jobs, so I’m worried about the fact that they seem to like raising interest rates. We can do other things with the money,” the president said at a September press conference in New York.