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White House: Official residence and workplace of the President of the United States
The White House is the official residence and workplace of the president of the United States. It is located at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW in Washington, D.C., and has been the residence of every U.S. president since John Adams in 1800. The term "White House" is often used as a metonym for the president and his advisers.

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U.S. to take action on China over Hong Kong this week: Trump [Video]

U.S. to take action on China over Hong Kong this week: Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday (May 26) he is preparing to take action against China this week over its effort to impose national security laws on Hong Kong, but did not give details.

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SpaceX’s first manned mission is 'transforming how we do spaceflight' -NASA [Video]

SpaceX’s first manned mission is 'transforming how we do spaceflight' -NASA

Ahead of SpaceX's historic launch of two American astronauts to the International Space Station from NASA's Kennedy Space Center, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said, "We're transforming how we do..

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President Trump's Senior Economic Adviser Called Working Americans "Human Capital Stock" [Video]

President Trump's Senior Economic Adviser Called Working Americans "Human Capital Stock"

President Trump's senior White House economic adviser, on Sunday called working Americans "human capital stock". Economic adviser Kevin Hassett said in an interview that America's "human capital stock"..

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Trump Halts Travel From Brazil To US As Pandemic Spirals Out Of Control [Video]

Trump Halts Travel From Brazil To US As Pandemic Spirals Out Of Control

The US plans to restrict travel from Brazil, where COVID-19 cases are spiking. According to Business Insider, the order applies to foreigners who were in the country within 14 days of trying to enter..

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Trump hails Nat'l Guard for work battling COVID-19 [Video]

Trump hails Nat'l Guard for work battling COVID-19

U.S. President Donald Trump honored the fallen on the Memorial Day holiday Monday, and thanked U.S. National Guard members who are among those currently on the front lines of the battle against the..

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Telling All Of America To Wear Masks, Dr. Birx Covers For Trump's Refusal To Wear One [Video]

Telling All Of America To Wear Masks, Dr. Birx Covers For Trump's Refusal To Wear One

Dr. Deborah Birx is the White House's coronavirus task force response coordinator. In a Sunday interview with Fox News' Chris Wallace, she underscored the importance of wearing masks. Out of respect..

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WH limits travel to U.S. from Brazil due to coronavirus [Video]

WH limits travel to U.S. from Brazil due to coronavirus

The White House announced Sunday it will suspend travel to the U.S. from Brazil, after the South American nation became the world No. 2 hot spot for coronavirus cases. This report produced by Chris..

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Dismal Jobs Report May Spell Trouble For Trump In November [Video]

Dismal Jobs Report May Spell Trouble For Trump In November

Senior White House economic adviser Kevin Hassett spread some gloomy news Sunday about the US economy. Appearing on CNN's 'State of the Union,' Hassett said US unemployment rates are likely to spike in..

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Trump enjoys second day of golf [Video]

Trump enjoys second day of golf

U.S. President Donald Trump played golf for the second time since the coronavirus pandemic broke out, visiting his club in the Washington suburbs on Sunday.

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Trump Mulls Forming Panel To Investigate Liberals Talking Smack About Conservatives Online [Video]

Trump Mulls Forming Panel To Investigate Liberals Talking Smack About Conservatives Online

President Donald Trump has complained for years about online bias against him. Now, Gizmodo reports Trump is thinking about doing something about it. Sources say Trump is mulling forming a panel to..

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Places of worship should open immediately -Trump [Video]

Places of worship should open immediately -Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday urged state governors to allow the reopening this weekend in the United States of places of worship which have been closed due to the coronavirus, warning that he..

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WH faces pushback for claiming reporters want churches closed [Video]

WH faces pushback for claiming reporters want churches closed

White House spokeswoman Kayleigh McEnany on Friday was questioned numerous times about the 'mixed messaging' from the Trump administration after President Trump urged governors to reopen places of..

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Trump warns governors: let places of worship open [Video]

Trump warns governors: let places of worship open

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday warned state governors to allow churches, synagogues and mosques in the United States to open for worship this weekend or else he will override them.

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Washington, D.C. flags at half-staff to remember COVID-19 victims [Video]

Washington, D.C. flags at half-staff to remember COVID-19 victims

Flags were at half-staff on Friday at the White House, the Capitol and other federal buildings after President Donald Trump made the order to honor the victims of the coronavirus. The flags will be at..

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Donald Trump moves forward with G7 plans [Video]

Donald Trump moves forward with G7 plans

US President Donald Trump, having cancelled the planned summer G7 meeting, said on Wednesday he was now considering rescheduling the event in Washington DC. The White House incumbent said it would be a..

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Democrats, Security Experts Aghast At Trump Admin's Abandonment Of Critical Treaty [Video]

Democrats, Security Experts Aghast At Trump Admin's Abandonment Of Critical Treaty

Democratic lawmakers and national security experts have excoriated the White House's abandonment of the Open Skies Treaty. The State Department announced it would submit its notice of withdrawal, which..

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Trump says he may attend SpaceX launch [Video]

Trump says he may attend SpaceX launch

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was "thinking about going" to next week's manned launch of the SpaceX Crew Dragon rocket in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

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Knives Out: Why CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield Is Watching His Back [Video]

Knives Out: Why CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield Is Watching His Back

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Robert Redfield may be thinking about dusting off his resume. According to Gizmodo, sources say Redfield feels he's on thin ice at the White..

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Federal Appeals Court Rules In Favor Of Keeing White House Visitors A Secret [Video]

Federal Appeals Court Rules In Favor Of Keeing White House Visitors A Secret

A federal appeals court ruled the White House and Trump’s Mar-a-Lago can keep visitor logs a secret. In April 2017, President Donald Trump reversed an Obama policy of releasing visit records...

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'Astonishingly reckless': Schumer blasts Trump's hydroxychloroquine use [Video]

'Astonishingly reckless': Schumer blasts Trump's hydroxychloroquine use

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer on Tuesday condemned U.S. President Donald Trump for saying he is taking hydroxychloroquine as a preventive medicine against the virus despite medical warnings..

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Trump Refuses To Unveil Obama's Portrait At The White House [Video]

Trump Refuses To Unveil Obama's Portrait At The White House

President Donald Trump is breaking a 40-year tradition. NBC News reports he will not hold a ceremony at the White House for the unveiling of former President Barack Obama's portrait. The ceremony was..

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Trump says Pompeo requested he fire State Department inspector general [Video]

Trump says Pompeo requested he fire State Department inspector general

U.S. President Donald Trump said Secretary of State Mike Pompeo asked him to fire the State Department's inspector general and defended his right to terminate the official.

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Could Biden Blow The Election? [Video]

Could Biden Blow The Election?

Joe Biden is the Democratic nominee for President. According to recent polling Biden favorite to win the White House based on current polling. However, many political insider fear Biden could "blow it"..

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U.S. Space Force launches Boeing-built spaceplane [Video]

U.S. Space Force launches Boeing-built spaceplane

The U.S. Space Force launched the Boeing-built test spaceplane X-37B into orbit for its 7th mission on Sunday from Cape Canaveral. Caroline Malone reports.

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U.S. brings forward travel ban as Brazil surpasses its daily death toll

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White House adviser: China's Hong Kong move will hurt its economy

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Oral argument in ex-Trump aide Flynn's case set for July 16

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