U.S. Introduces Tougher Vetting in Executive Order After Ban Expiry

The Trump administration will resume admitting refugees into the country after its temporary ban ended on Wednesday, but has introduced tougher new vetting measures following a new executive order. President Donald Trump has signed the order to allow the measures, which will allow the U.S. to consider biographic data from refugee applicants as well as…

US Judge Blocks Latest Version of Trump Travel Ban

A federal judge in Hawaii has blocked the latest version of the Trump administration’s travel ban just hours before it was to be implemented. U.S. District Court Judge Derrick Watson authored the ruling on Tuesday, arguing the updated ban is a continuation of Trump’s “promise to exclude Muslims from the United States.” He granted Hawaii’s…

Steve Bannon out of white house

Steve Bannon was fired from his role as chief strategist by President Donald Trump on Friday, after a controversial run as part of the Trump administration. White House press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, released a statement confirming the firing, after rumours that Mr Bannon would be fired soon had already started spreading. “White House Chief…

YOU ARE FIRED: Trump Sacked Anthony Scaramucci In Just 10 Days

White House Chief Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci was reported sacked by U.S. President Donald Trump, just 10 days after he was appointed. It was reported that Mr Scaramucci had a verbal outburst against senior staffers within the White House just days before his sacking. In a statement, the White House has confirmed his departure. “Mr…

Sean Spicer Resigns as Trump’s Press Secretary

Sean Spicer, the White House Press Secretary has resigned from his post over objections to the appointment of Anthony Scaramucci as the White House communications director. Mr Spicer is reported to have told Donald Trump that the appointment was a “major mistake”, resigning shortly after the announcement. Mr Spicer has previously been acting as White…

Donald Trump Announces US Withdrawal from Paris Climate Change Agreement

United States President Donald Trump has announced the US will withdraw from the 2015 Paris climate change agreement, claiming the deal is more “about other countries gaining an advantage over the United States.” The US would withdraw from the agreement immediately and would start negotiating a new deal “on terms that are fair to the…

U.S. government joins discussion on gun control

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will join the discussion about reducing gun violence in America on Google Hangout. WAM Network understands that president Barack Obama and Joe Biden released a plan to reduce gun violence in the country on the 16, January. The plan outlined steps including banning assault weapons, create safer school environments and…