1. National Emergency Over Wall Could Be Challenged in Court  TIME
  2. Trump set to declare national emergency as shutdown hits 21 days  The Punch
  3. 'He needs an out': Trump's demand for a wall has left him backed into a corner  The Guardian
  4. Trump Holds Back On Emergency Declaration Amid Mexico Border Wall Row  NDTV News
  5. It’s time for Trump to shelve his emergency threat — for good  Washington Post
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President Donald Trump appeared close on Friday to declare a national emergency to bypass Congress and get funding for his Mexico-US border wall pr...

The president’s position is a non-starter with Democrats, making an end to the shutdown far from imminent

President Donald Trump reversed himself Friday, saying he would hold back from declaring a national emergency to bypass Congress and fund his controversial plan to wall off the US-Mexican border.