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‘West will never be broken,’ Trump says in Poland [video]

In Krasiński Square, President Donald J. Trump spoke about the bonds and triumphs of the West and the threats it faces both internally and externally.
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5 little-known facts about Trump

Americans — and the world — might feel they know almost everything about the president. But here are five facts that might surprise you.
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Trump administration approves new pipeline

The U.S. gives the green light to build the Keystone XL pipeline, which would carry oil from Canada to refineries along the Texas Gulf Coast once complete.
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How the new travel order works

President Trump's executive order pauses admission of foreign nationals from six countries to let the U.S. review the vetting process for visas.
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Here’s President Trump’s first address to Congress

President Trump makes his first address to a joint session of Congress, laying out his priorities for the year.
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Trump and Japan’s Abe affirm ‘very crucial alliance’

President Trump and first lady Melania welcomed Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife, Akie, to Mar-a-Lago over the weekend.
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Trump honors African Americans

President Trump issues a proclamation for African American History Month 2017, commemorating the role African Americans have played in U.S. history.
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Secretaries of state hail from many walks of life

What do you know about those who have served as secretary of state? Learn who won the Nobel Peace Prize, who served the longest and more.
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Learn about Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

Learn more about Rex Tillerson, the 69th secretary of state — where he grew up, and how he started at the bottom of an oil company and rose to the top.