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White House says China's Tiananmen Square 'slaughter' not forgotten

Jun 05, 2020 - 10:40 AM

Open discussion of the brutal suppression, in which hundreds if not thousands are believed to have been killed, is forbidden in mainland China

MAO. Chinese President Xi Jinping (7th L)) attends a military parade with former presidents Hu Jintao (6th L) and Jiang Zemin (8th L) in Tiananmen Square in Beijing on October 1, 2019. Photo by Greg Baker/AFP

White House blocks U.S. diplomat impeachment probe testimony

Oct 08, 2019 - 10:30 PM

'The failure to produce this witness...we consider yet additional strong evidence of obstruction of the constitutional functions of Congress,' says House Intelligence Committee chairman Adam Schiff

IMPEACHMENT PROBE. In this file photo, Gordon Sondland, the United States Ambassador to the European Union, addresses the media during a press conference at the US Embassy to Romania in Bucharest September 5, 2019. File photo by Daniel Mihailescu/AFP

2018: Trump's year of disruption – and danger ahead

Dec 16, 2018 - 2:00 PM

From trampling near-sacred allies like Canada to trying to make good with rival Russia and enemy North Korea, Donald Trump's foreign policy shook up the world

Tributes pour in for ex-U.S. president George H.W. Bush

Dec 01, 2018 - 4:45 PM

(UPDATED) Here are excerpts of messages from the worlds of politics, business and Hollywood for the 41st US President

BUSH 41. In this file photo taken on September 25, 2008, former President George H. W. Bush waves as he arrives at the White House to participate in US President George W. Bush's signing of S. 3406, the ADA (Americans With Disabilities) Amendments Act of 2008, at the White House in Washington, DC. Photo by Jim Watson/AFP

Trump calls on Times to reveal 'coward' behind critical op-ed

Sep 07, 2018 - 11:45 AM

'Unidentified deep state operatives who defy voters to push their secret agendas are truly a threat to democracy itself,' says US President Donald Trump

ON NEW YORK TIMES. In this file photo, US President Donald Trump speaks during a working session with mayors in the East Room of the White House on January 24, 2018 in Washington, DC. File photo by AFP

Officials rush to assure Trump they didn't pen op-ed criticizing him

Sep 07, 2018 - 8:59 AM

Amid frenzied speculation about who is hiding behind a cloak of anonymity, Vice President Mike Pence is the first to assert that he did not pen the New York Times piece

ASSURANCE. Senior officials rush to assure US President Donald Trump they didn't write the New York Times 'resistance' op-ed published on Wednesday, September 5. AFP file photo

New Yorker drops Steve Bannon from festival lineup after outcry

Sep 04, 2018 - 10:53 AM

The decision comes after several panelists said they would not share a platform with former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon

STEVE BANNON. In this file photo, Senior White House adviser Steve Bannon (L) listens as US President Donald Trump speaks to the press before he meets with his Cabinet in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, DC, on March 13, 2017. File photo by Nicholas Kamm/AFP

Trump insists White House a 'smooth-running machine'

Aug 31, 2018 - 9:12 AM

President Donald Trump also brands the Mueller probe as 'illegal' – despite the fact his own Justice Department says the opposite

MUELLER PROBE. In this file photo US President Donald Trump speaks to the media after holding a press conference ahead of his early departure from the G7 Summit on June 9, 2018 in Quebec City, Canada. File photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images/AFP

Congress authorizes NHA to redistribute Bulacan housing units

May 16, 2018 - 9:10 PM

The NHA can now award the empty housing units in Pandi, Bulacan to low-salaried government employees and poor families, including members of urban poor group Kadamay

HOUSING. Seen here are Kadamay members who had occupied the empty housing units in Pandi, Bulacan. File photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Man fatally shoots himself in front of White House

Mar 04, 2018 - 8:31 AM

During the shooting, President Donald Trump and first lady Melania were at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida

Bannon leaves White House – but vows to fight on for Trump

Aug 19, 2017 - 10:19 AM

Steve Bannon s departure amounts to a nod to members of Trump s government and Republican Party who grew increasingly frustrated with the anti establishment firebrand

STEVE BANNON. White House advisor Steve Bannon makes remarks during a discussion at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor, Maryland, February 23, 2017. File photo by Mike Theiler / AFP

Scaramucci out as Trump's new chief of staff takes reins

Aug 01, 2017 - 6:48 AM

Scaramucci s firing after John Kelly became White House chief of staff are the latest in a series of personal shifts that have made Trump s White House feel more like a soap opera than a presidential administration

Anthony Scaramucci speaks during a press briefing at the White House in Washington,  DC on July 21, 2017. Jim Watson/AFP

Embattled Trump replaces chief of staff

Jul 29, 2017 - 10:59 AM

Reince Priebus has been under fire for months seeing one White House ally after another resign or leave culminating in the departure of press secretary Sean Spicer a week ago

REPLACED. US President Donald Trump has ousted his beleaguered chief of staff Reince Priebus on Friday, July 28. AFP file photos

US says Assad may be preparing chemical attack

Jun 27, 2017 - 10:47 AM

UPDATED The White House says the preparations are similar to those undertaken by the Assad regime ahead of an apparent chemical attack on a rebel held town

The flag of the Syrian Arab Republic (centre right) flying at United Nations headquarters in New York, July 2016. UN Photo/Loey Felipe

Resorts World gunman, school opening, Putin | Midday wRap

Jun 05, 2017 - 12:28 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Zak Yuson

White House fumes after Moscow releases Trump meeting photos

May 12, 2017 - 7:35 AM

The images show a grinning Trump shaking hands with Sergei Lavrov and the Russian ambassador in Washington Sergei Kislyak during an Oval Office meeting

VLOG: Inside a housing unit in Pandi, Bulacan

Apr 25, 2017 - 8:24 PM

The National Housing Authority says a housing unit s land area is 40 square meters while the floor area of the house is 20 square meters

Members of Kadamay will now enjoy living at the government low cost housing they occupied in Pandi, Bulacan the after president Rody Duterte announce Tuesday, at the Philippine Army anniversary to award the to Kadamay members. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Duterte lets Kadamay have Bulacan housing units

Apr 04, 2017 - 4:58 PM

The President promises cops and soldiers that he will personally supervise a new housing project for them in exchange for the units to be given to Kadamay

PROMISE TO SOLDIERS. President Rodrigo Duterte promises soldiers he will give them bigger houses in exchange for the homes to be given to Kadamay. File photo by King Rodriguez/Presidential Photo

Egypt's 'fantastic guy' Sisi to meet Donald Trump

Apr 01, 2017 - 12:47 PM

When Sisi meets Trump on April 3 during his first state visit to Washington he will see a counterpart who better appreciates his mission to fight Islamists and jihadists

FIRST STATE VISIT. Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will meet President Donald Trump during his first state visit to Washington. Sisi file photo by Alain Jocard/AFP; Trump file photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images/AFP

Majority bloc, Robredo, Trump | Evening wRap

Mar 15, 2017 - 10:29 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Margie de Leon

Obama to hand digital keys to successor

Nov 01, 2016 - 9:02 AM

Obama s White House has aggressively used social media to bypass journalists and appeal unfiltered and unfact checked to voters

In this file photo, US President Barack Obama responds to a question from House Speaker John Boehner during a 'Twitter Town Hall' July 6, 2011 in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC. Mandel Ngan/AFP

Obama: Allied strikes on ISIS show 'this is not America's fight alone'

Sep 23, 2014 - 9:46 PM

President Barack Obama makes his first public comments on US and allied strikes on jihadists in Syria

'NO SAFE HAVEN.' US President Barack Obama delivers a prime time address from the Cross Hall of the White House on September 10, 2014 in Washington, DC. Saul Loeb/Pool/AFP

White House evacuated after man jumps fence

Sep 20, 2014 - 2:01 PM

US President Barack Obama and his family were not at the White House at the time Just minutes before they left by helicopter for Camp David the presidential weekend retreat

A file photo of the White House by Michael Reynolds/EPA

White House favors cellphone unlocks

Mar 05, 2013 - 2:52 PM

The White House affirmatively responds to a petition to make phone unlocking legal

The White House responds positively to a petition to make phone unlocking legal.