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White House delegation cancels Davos trip

The White House has canceled the planned delegation's trip to Davos, Switzerland, for the World Economic Forum, press secretary Sarah Sanders announced Thursday, the 27th day of the government shutdown.

Trump dodges questions about vulgar Africa remark

President Donald Trump hailed his country's "great relationships" with Rwanda after meeting Friday with its leader, Paul Kagame, but did not say whether they had discussed Trump's reportedly vulgar remark about African nations earlier this month.

Steven Mnuchin is the British pound's new best friend

U.K. Treasury chief Philip Hammond defused an awkward moment at the World Economic Forum on Thursday with a joke, publicly thanking his American counterpart for comments that sent the pound to its highest level against the U.S. dollar since June 2016.

Trump touts 'really great relationship' with UK's May

President Donald Trump on Thursday began his formal meetings at an economic summit by hailing his relationship with British Prime Minister Theresa May, a friendship that has seen highs and lows over the first year of Trump's presidency.

Davos loves the Trump tax cuts

Top chief executives in Davos are heaping praise on changes to the United States tax code pushed through by President Trump.