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Inside the Ring: U.S.-China Deal at G-20 Prompts Fears

China specialists in and out of government are increasingly worried that President Trump will make major concessions to China during the Group of 20 economic summit in Argentina this week.

The concerns were amplified by comments Tuesday by Larry Kudlow, director of the National Economic Council, who said Mr. Trump believes there is a good chance a deal will be reached on the trade war with the Chinese.

Trump on Cohen’s Guilty Plea: He Is a ‘Weak Person’

President Donald Trump on Thursday called his former personal lawyer Michael Cohen a “weak person” in response to news he pled guilty to lying to Congress.

Trump, before heading to the G20 meeting in Argentina, stopped to answer reporters’ questions on the White House lawn about developing news that Cohen pled guilty to lying to Congress about the Russian probe.

Garcetti ‘Thinking Hard About’ Presidential Run, Will Make Final Decision in Early 2019

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti (D.) said Thursday he is “thinking hard about” running for president and will make a final decision in the first quarter of 2019.

Garcetti has previously said he’s considering running, and he is part of a long list of potential 2020 Democratic contenders against Republican President Donald Trump.

Garcetti said of the presidential campaign, “It’s going to be about getting s—t done.”

Stormy Daniels Claims Avenatti Sued Trump for Defamation Against Her Wishes

Stormy Daniels, the adult film actress who claims she had an affair with President Donald Trump in 2006, slammed her lawyer and potential 2020 presidential nominee Michael Avenatti Wednesday, alleging he sued the president against her wishes.

Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, decided to publicly criticize Avenatti after it was reported on Tuesday that he started a second fundraising webpage to raise money for her legal defense fund. She said she did not know about the second crowdfunding campaign until she read about it on Twitter.