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Trump defends Sinclair Broadcasting after anchor-promo dustup

President Donald Trump on Monday morning defended Sinclair Broadcasting after the company came under fire for requiring local news anchors to read promotional material alleging bias from other media organizations.<p>“So funny to watch Fake News Networks, among the most dishonest groups of people I …

Donald Trump

The App You Need To Download, Based On Your Myers-Briggs Type

Look at the home screen of any phone or tablet, and you can learn a lot about its owner. Scrolling through the apps they've downloaded can give you a …

The 64 most outrageous lines from Donald Trump's untethered Pennsylvania speech

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump traveled to western Pennsylvania Saturday night on a rescue mission: State Rep. Rick Saccone (R) is fighting for his political life in a House special election on Tuesday and the President's visit was aimed at rallying the GOP base in a district he won by 20 points in …

Donald Trump

Tesla Model 3 review: the fast and infuriating

I was standing next to the Model 3 when a guy on a bike rode by and yelled, "How is it?" My typical interactions with people who ask about Tesla's affordable sedan (so many people ask me about the car) typically take about five minutes. I point out the highlights and issues I've encountered while …

Tesla

Questions linger about how Melania Trump scored elite 'Einstein visa'

– In 2000, Melania Knauss, a Slovenian model dating Donald Trump, began petitioning the government for the right to permanently reside in the United …

Questions linger about how Melania Trump, a Slovenian model, scored ‘the Einstein visa’

In 2000, Melania Knauss, a Slovenian model dating Donald Trump, began petitioning the government for the right to permanently reside in the United States under a program reserved for people with “extraordinary ability.”<p>Knauss’s credentials included runway shows in Europe, a Camel cigarette …

Donald Trump

Pro-gun Georgia lawmakers punish Delta for crossing the NRA

ATLANTA (AP) — Pro-gun Georgia lawmakers Thursday took revenge on Delta for crossing the National Rifle Association, killing a proposed tax break on jet fuel that would have saved the airline millions.<p>A sweeping tax bill with the fuel exemption stripped out by the Republicans passed the …

Guns

The Latest: Trump says he'd have rushed into Fla. school

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's meeting with the nation's governors (all times local):<p>9:55 p.m.<p>President Donald Trump says …

Donald Trump

The Swiss own millions of guns, but have barely any gun deaths — here's what they do differently from the US

Switzerland is a country of chocolate, cheese, cuckoo clocks, and lots of guns. Right? Not quite.<p>The Swiss have often been touted by the National Rifle Association (NRA) as a standout example of a country with little gun control and a homicide rate near zero.<p>Citizens of the country have even …

Guns

Trump Is No Longer Bothering to Conceal His Corruption

The president of the United States owns a business with globe-spanning assets and liabilities. Many of his investments involve partnerships with …

Company which organised jobs deal with Donald Trump gets $2.5bn Pentagon contract without competition

United Technologies handed Donald Trump bragging rights in late 2016 when, just weeks after he won the election, the manufacturing giant publicly …

South Koreans furious after speed skaters hang team mate out to dry

SEOUL (Reuters) - Two South Korean speed skaters are facing growing calls for them to be banned from the national team after they appeared to blame a team mate for their failure to reach the women's team pursuit semi-finals at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.<p>Kim Bo-reum and Park Ji-woo crossed the …

North Korea

Coffee meets 7UP in Keurig, Dr Pepper Snapple deal

(Reuters) - Keurig Green Mountain has struck a deal worth more than $21 billion to combine with soda maker Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc (DPS.N) to form a North American drinks company with brands like Green Mountain Coffee, 7UP, Snapple and Sunkist.<p>The latest in a five-year string of acquisitions by …

Coffeemakers

‘He made promises that he didn’t keep’: Laid-off factory workers feel betrayed by Trump

The president has turned his focus to wider benefits of his tax overhaul after a campaign packed with pledges to keep jobs in the U.S.<p>President Donald Trump’s path to becoming “the best jobs president that God ever created” was supposed to run straight through Indianapolis and the Carrier …

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Mulvaney requests no funding for Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Every quarter, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau formally requests its operating funds from the Federal Reserve. Last quarter, former director Richard Cordray asked for $217.1 million. Cordray, an appointee of President Barack Obama, needed just $86.6 million the quarter before that. And …

Finance

U.S. Drops ‘Mother of All Bombs’ on ISIS Caves in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON — The United States dropped the “mother of all bombs” — the most powerful conventional bomb in the American arsenal — on an Islamic State cave complex in Afghanistan on Thursday, the Pentagon said, unleashing a weapon so massive that it had to be dropped from the rear of a cargo …

Middle East

Scott Pruitt Faces Anger From Right Over E.P.A. Finding He Won’t Fight

WASHINGTON — When President Trump chose the Oklahoma attorney general, Scott Pruitt, to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, his mission was clear: Carry out Mr. Trump’s campaign vows to radically reduce the size and scope of the agency and take apart President Barack Obama’s ambitious climate …

Clean Technology

Trump Administration Cancels Back-Channel Talks With North Korea

BEIJING — After approving plans on Friday for informal talks in New York between a North Korean delegation and former American officials, the Trump administration reversed course hours later, withdrawing approval for the North Koreans’ visas, two people who were to take part in the planned talks …

North Korea

Trump: Budget proposal will focus on spending cuts

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump previewed a budget plan Wednesday he said would be focused intently on slashing spending in a bid to reduce the national debt.<p>It's one of three major legislative proposals the White House is preparing ahead of Trump's address to lawmakers next week, his …

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Kellyanne Conway subject of complaint from legal professors

A group of 15 legal ethics professors have made a complaint to the Bar against Kellyanne Conway, President Donald Trump's counsellor, accusing her of misconduct.<p>Mrs Conway is a qualified lawyer who was admitted to the Washington DC Bar in 1995 after studying at George Washington University Law …

Trump's Boeing speech shows differences with Obama

WASHINGTON (AP) — Presidents since Franklin Delano Roosevelt have loved to tour Boeing factories. The lessons they draw from their time on the …

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Flynn saga shifts balance of power between president, Congress

Michael Flynn’s resignation as national security adviser is shifting the balance of power between President Trump and Congress, with Republican senators vowing to more aggressively exercise oversight of the new administration and Democrats seizing an opportunity to ask pointed questions about …

Donald Trump

Trump Was Told Weeks Ago That Michael Flynn Withheld Truth on Russia

WASHINGTON — President Trump was informed more than two weeks ago that his national security adviser, Michael T. Flynn, had not told the truth about his interactions with Russia’s ambassador, and the president eventually asked for Mr. Flynn’s resignation after concluding he could not be trusted, a …

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Addiction Treatment Grew Under Health Law. Now What?

MANCHESTER, N.H. — Chad Diaz began using heroin when he was 12. Now 36 and newly covered by Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, he is on Suboxone, a substitute opioid that eases withdrawal symptoms and cravings, and he is slowly pulling himself together.<p>“This is the best my life has gone in …

Health Care