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Trump Embraces Unpredictability as Foreign Policy Strategy

Trump Embraces Unpredictability as Foreign Policy Strategy

WASHINGTON —  As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump repeatedly stressed the need for the president to be unpredictable when it comes to foreign policy. It seems he has succeeded. With eight…

Who Is in Trump's Inner Circle?

Who Is in Trump's Inner Circle?

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump says his transition to power is “going so smoothly,” rebuffing reports of tough infighting among key advisers about top national security appointments…

Asian Markets Await Policy Clarity From Trump

Asian Markets Await Policy Clarity From Trump

BANGKOK —  Rising protectionism and trade conflicts with China are major concerns as Asian markets wait for policy clarity from a U.S. administration led by President elect Donald Trump. During…

Obama: US Will Keep Honoring NATO Commitments

Obama: US Will Keep Honoring NATO Commitments

President Barack Obama says he is carrying a message to leaders around the world that the incoming president wants to continue core relationships, including with NATO members. Obama will be…

For ECB and Fed, Trump Complicates Decisions on Rate Policy

For ECB and Fed, Trump Complicates Decisions on Rate Policy

FRANKFURT, GERMANY —  Donald Trump’s surprise election victory has helped solidify expectations for an interest rate increase next month by the U.S. Federal Reserve – but may have…

Before Heading to Oval Office, Trump Could Head to Court

Before Heading to Oval Office, Trump Could Head to Court

Within a few weeks of winning the White House, President-elect Donald Trump could face another group of U.S. citizens — a federal jury in California, courtesy of a lawsuit…