Three UCLA basketball players who were caught shoplifting in China thank President Trump for his help. During a press conference Wednesday morning, college officials say all three players have been suspended indefinitely pending the review process. The trio returned Tuesday after being detained for allegedly stealing sunglasses from a Louis Vuitton store in China.
The Department of Labor created a Task Force on Apprenticeship Expansion to move forward with President Trump’s executive order signed earlier this year. One America’s Kendall Forward has more from Washington.
President Trump is back at the White House, and says his Asia tour was a success. In a tweet Wednesday morning, the president said America is respected again in Asia, and we will see the fruits of his successful trip for many years to come.
President Trump re-affirms his strong message of fair and equal trade for the U.S. following his historic tour of Asia.In a tweet he said all countries will know the rules have changed in regards to trade with the U.S. He also stressed the importance of getting rid of the country’s massive trade deficits.
China agreed to hold discussions with ASEAN officials to address issues surrounding the South China Sea. The Chinese Premier said he hoped the talks would increase stability in the region.
A U.S. Court of Appeals in California is allowing President Trump’s travel restrictions to partially take effect. The Ninth Circuit Court’s ruling allows the government to restrict entry of people from six terror-prone countries as long as those people don’t have any connections to the U.S.
President Trump announces a former pharmaceutical executive to lead the Department of Health and Human services. In a Twitter post the president said he is nominating Alex Azar, adding he will be a star for better health care and lower drug prices.
The Pacific Fleet holds massive joint maritime drills with South Korea off the Korean peninsula’s east coast. This comes after President Trump took a tough stance of North Korea’s nuclear threat during his historic tour of Asia, saying his administration pursues, quote, “peace through strength.”
President Trump is set to make a big announcement on trade once he returns to the White House on Wednesday. This comes after he met with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on the sidelines of the ASEAN summit in Manila.