Can Trump launch a strike on North Korea without congressional approval? It's complicated. - Mic

President Donald Trump discusses North Korea at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, where he is taking a “working vacation.” Source: NICHOLAS KAMM/Getty Images. Eric Lutz. Published 5h ago on Aug. 12, 2017. by Eric Lutz. President ...

The Latest: French leader urges calm in North Korea crisis - Danbury News Times

President Donald Trump says North Korea's leader will "regret it fast" if he threatens or acts against Guam, or any other U.S. territory or ally. (Aug. 11). Media: Associated Press. WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the North Korea crisis (all times ...

The opioid crisis is now one of 29 active national emergencies - My Twin Tiers.com

President Donald Trump's declaration on the opioid crisis marks the 29th concurrent active national emergency in America -- a state in which the United States has existed for nearly four decades straight. "The opioid crisis is an emergency, and I am ...

Trump Defends His "Locked and Loaded" Rhetoric on North Korea - Military.com

President Donald Trump with, from left, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley and national security adviser H.R. McMaster at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J., on Aug. 11. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais).

Epidemic an emergency - Standard Speaker

President Donald Trump is right that the best way to stop someone from becoming a drug addict is to educate them against using drugs in the first place. But even if his administration comes up with a way to accomplish that, it won't resolve the current ...

Trump declares opioid epidemic 'national emergency' - Press TV

Chris, a homeless heroin addict, pauses to shoot-up by a railway underpass in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on July 31, 2017. (AFP photo). US President Donald Trump has declared the country's opioid drugs epidemic a “national emergency,” a designation ...

Trump Meets Crisis With Familiar Bluster, Risk: Analysis - NBC Chicago

Nothing has changed overnight in the escalating situation with North Korea. That war of words between President Trump and Kim Jong Un is making a lot of people nervous. (Published Friday, Aug. 11, 2017). A nuclear showdown. The world's most ...

Trump Says He's Open to Military Intervention in Venezuela - U.S. News & World Report

President Donald Trump gestures while speaking following his meeting with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, left, and U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J., Friday, Aug. 11, 2017. (AP Photo ...

Trump Says He Intends To Declare Opioid Crisis National Emergency - AppsforPCdaily

This comes after criticism from Democrats that the president has not done enough on the issue. "We're going to save a lot of money". The recommendations were "to open up funding for the Department of Public Health - for instance, to open up more ...

Emergency call - The Courier

A problem as widespread and as complex as the opioid epidemic deserves the full attention of the federal government and all its resources. That will finally happen now that President Donald Trump has declared the epidemic a national emergency. It's ...

Locals want action on opioid declaration - Warren Tribune Chronicle

Local officials are hopeful the president's informal declaration of an opioid crisis emergency will translate into real resources for Trumbull County and that it might push the state to follow in his footsteps. “The opioid crisis is an emergency. And I ...

West Virginia politicians stand with Trump on importance of opioid epidemic - Parkersburg News

PARKERSBURG — The governor and a senator from West Virginia support the president calling the opioid epidemic a national emergency. President Donald Trump on Thursday while on vacation at his golf club in New Jersey said the country would “spend ...

Trump declaring opioid crisis a 'national emergency' - The Daily Times

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump said Thursday that he will officially declare the opioid crisis a “national emergency” and pledged to ramp up government efforts to combat the epidemic. “The opioid crisis is an emergency. And I am saying ...

The Latest: Trump threatens retaliation against North Korea - KHQ Right Now

President Donald Trump has issued fresh threats of swift and forceful retaliation against nuclear North Korea, declaring the U.S. military "locked and loaded" and warning that the communist country's leader "will regret it fast" if he takes any action ...

Chavez: Bellicose Trump is provoking his own crisis - Chicago Sun-Times

Donald Trump assured us during his campaign, “I know words. I have the best words.” But are “fire and fury” and “locked and loaded” really the best words for a president to use in an increasingly volatile international crisis involving nuclear weapons ...

Trump Administration declares the opioid crisis a national emergency - KUSI

WASHINGTON D.C. (KUSI) — President Trump declared the opioid crisis a national emergency offering state and federal agencies more resources. President Trump said his administration is going to spend a lot of time, a lot of effort and a lot of money on ...

Soggy New Orleans looks warily at more rain, possible floods - The Daily Herald

NEW ORLEANS — With debris from last weekend's flash flood still piled up on sidewalks and their city under a state of emergency, New Orleans residents looked ahead warily Friday to the prospect of more rain to tax the city's malfunctioning pump system.

Trump To Declare Opioid Crisis National Emergency - AppsforPCdaily

Donnelly has been a leading voice in the fight against the opioid abuse and heroin use epidemic. "As I have said before, I am completely confident that the President will address this problem aggressively and do all he can to alleviate the suffering ...

President Trump plans to declare the opioid abuse epidemic a national emergency - Newburgh Gazette

The president's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis had recommended in an interim report released July 31 that the president immediately declare a national emergency, citing an overdose death rate of 142 a day. And I am ...

Donald Trump Announces Plan to Declare Opioid Crisis a State of Emergency - AppsforPCdaily

"Second, declaring an emergency allows temporary waivers of many rules regarding federal programs", Humphreys said. A poll by Kaiser Health News found that eight in 10 Americans believe President Trump should try to make the current health laws work.