Trump appreciates Germany, France's efforts in resolving conflict in Ukraine
The meeting, between two leaders who have not always agreed, is consequential for both sides.
The two were left to talk, based on the premise that, in Merkel's words, "it's much better to speak with each other than past each other".
The unlikely pair-a cautious German chancellor and an impulsive United States president-moved to the Oval Office, hoping to narrow differences on immigration and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation but also Russian Federation and global trade.
Merkel has criticized Trump over his travel ban against Muslim-majority countries, though also voiced a desire to work with him after his election.
But jokes aside, there were several moments in the press conference that were serious attempts to pin down the president on his global worldview, and where Chancellor Merkel stood in position to that.
Perhaps Mr Trump was anxious he would be upstaged again as he was by the Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, whose firm handshake/ shoulder grasp combination made the news.
Mrs Merkel attempted conciliation on economic issues.
Mr Napiltano had said if Mr Obama had wanted to surveil Mr Trump, it would have been easy to do so as President.
Donald Trump's and Angela Merkel's rhetoric on global trade showed no sign that the two leaders are anywhere close to finding common ground.
There were reports of a few incidents after 2012 but illegal fishing is said to be the main reason as to why piracy has returned. Piracy off Somalia's coast used to cost the world's shipping industry billions of dollars and was seen as a major threat.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has attempted to assuage investor fears that the Model 3 will not enter production on schedule. The underwriters increased the amount of equity and convertible notes to $1.2 billion.
Although a subsequent tweet specified it was only two pages from one year's returns, expectations were sky high. CNBC: " Donald Trump just got a nice victory, thanks, of all people, to Rachel Maddow ".
Hull remain in the relegation zone and Marco Silva's team are three points from safety with nine games left to beat the drop. But after the striker's double in Everton's 4-0 win over Hull City on Saturday, Koeman's stance appears to have changed.
Pinnick won the West African Zone B seat into the Caf executive committee by defeating Benin Republic's Anjorin Moucharafou. He says he will modernise the body and make it more transparent, although his own transparency has once been questioned.
So overall that's our targets. "They are at home, playing Arsenal , and this is what the fans turn up for week in, week out". James Morrison has found the back of the net in two of his last three Premier League games against Arsenal at The Hawthorns.
But it was not enough, and Monaco's players rushed to the centre circle to mob each other as the final whistle blew. Against a Monaco defense which has been poor all season, Agüero will feel he should have gotten at least one goal.
Chinese President Xi Jinping is due to visit the United States in April, presumably meeting Trump for the first time. Tillerson's delegation "would be flying on a smaller plane than normal and that press access would be limited".
Or at least, never ask the former chancellor for career advice if you think it's a job he could be tempted by. He will be paid £120,000 this year to be a Kissinger Fellow at the McCain Institute in Washington DC.
The Repatha study results are being presented and discussed today at the American College of Cardiology annual meeting. The researchers hope that with more time, they can show Repatha can prevent early deaths. "I don't think so".
Villanova Taking On Wisconsin Saturday Afternoon
There's really not a lot of similarities on the diamond between J.A. and me". "That's what I told myself. Yet Koenig hasn't completely forgotten the next game, UW's 61-56 loss to Notre Dame in the Sweet 16.
31 migrants killed in attack off Yemen
African migrants continue to head to Yemen , a transit point to Saudi Arabia where they seek jobs and a better life. Yemen's Houthi rebels reported shooting down a Saudi Apache helicopter in Hodeideh province on Thursday.
Karanka walked away to save Middlesbrough says owner
His departure came three years and four months into his reign and followed lengthy talks with chairman Steve Gibson . Boro are winless in their last 10 Premier League games and are the league's lowest scorers with just 19 goals.
Amazon adds Alexa to its iOS shopping app
This will allow you to add Skills, sign into services that you use (such as to play music), and configure Alexa to your liking. Much like Siri, users can use Alexa to ask any number of questions about historical figures, events, music, sports and more .
US Mulls Sending 1000 More Troops into Syria
Turkey has declared the YPG a terrorist organization and considers it to be linked to its own home-grown Kurdish insurgency. Russian Federation is not likely to stay out of the push on Raqqa, either.