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Trump’s Telephone Diplomacy Accelerates Southeast Asia’s Slide into Illiberalism

Late on Saturday night, a summit of Southeast Asian leaders in Manila had broken up and its attendees had begun to fly home. But the host of the meeting, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, had yet to issue a chairman's statement describing their discussions.<p>Diplomats from the ten Association of …

The art of the art of Trump: A critical reading of “The Visionary,” that painting of him at Mar-a-Lago

<b>(Salon/Flora Thevoux)</b><p>A Jungian weighs in on what we can learn about Donald Trump’s psychology from this kitschy portrait<p>Noah Charney<p>May 7, 2017 6:00pm (UTC)<p>Let’s pretend, just for a moment, that we do not know the subject of this portrait. Imagine that it is several centuries into the future, some …

Private Club

How Trump Could Bring Peace to the Middle East

When it comes to Middle East policy, usually all roads don’t lead to Rome. But President Donald Trump has good reason to visit the pope on the same circuit as his peace mission to Israel and Saudi Arabia.<p>Trump’s plan, which has a small but not trivial chance of success, depends on creating a grand …

Middle East

How House Republicans won those final health care votes

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> How did House GOP leaders win the final votes to pass their health care legislation? Will President Trump make a big decision on climate change before he meets with the Pope?<p>And what do Palm Beach and New Jersey have in common?<p>These questions and more are answered in this week's …

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Price defends pre-existing conditions coverage in GOP bill

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price on Sunday defended the health care legislation just approved by the House against charges that many people with pre-existing conditions could have trouble getting insurance or see their premiums rise.<p>Asked about the staunch opposition to the bill, …

Obama urges Congress to show 'courage' on health care

Former President Barack Obama, in his first public comments about the ongoing debate over his signature health care plan, implored members of Congress on Sunday to demonstrate political courage even if it goes against their party's positions.<p>Obama briefly returned to the spotlight as he accepted …

Every GOP Lawmaker Declined Invite to Explain Vote

“MSNBC host Joy Reid said Saturday that her show invited the 217 House Republicans who voted in favor of the GOP’s bill to repeal and replace …

Backlash against Trumpcare erupts across heartland

Trump campaigned by appealing to middle America, but these voters are raising their voices against the GOP healthcare bill. Joy Reid and her panel …

Fiorina: Americans Need to Be Told What's in Health Care Bill

Former Republican presidential hopeful Carly Fiorina says lawmakers need to let the American people know what's in the Republican health care legislation.<p>Fiorina agreed with NBC News' Kate Snow, who noted in an interview with the former candidate that some Republicans had not read the GOP health …

Tim Scott Won't Comment On The Justice Department's Not Bringing Federal Charges In Louisiana

The Republican senator, an often outspoken voice on issues of police violence and racial disparities, called the situation a "rough" one but wouldn't say if he thought the Justice Department's decision was the right one. An aide did not respond to further queries.<p>Sen. Tim Scott would not comment on …

Trump tweet attacks company moving plant to Mexico

President Trump tweeted Sunday evening about Indiana industrial company Rexnord, which is moving a plant and jobs to Mexico.<p>The tweet criticizing the …

Did Martha Stewart just flip off a portrait of Donald Trump?

As recently as a couple of years ago, few people would’ve ever expected to see Martha Stewart flipping off an enormous portrait of the president of …

Kasich blasts GOP health care bill as inadequate

Ohio Gov. John Kasich on Sunday knocked the Republican health care bill as inadequate, arguing the just-passed House measure would leave many Medicaid patients and those with pre-existing conditions wanting.<p>"In the area of Medicaid, they are going to eliminate Medicaid expansion," Kasich said on …

Facebook - the secret election weapon

<b>Facebook was a key influencer in the outcome of the 2016 US presidential election and the Brexit vote, according to those who ran the campaigns.</b><p>But critics say it is a largely unregulated form of campaigning.<p>Those in charge of the digital campaigns for Donald Trump's Republican Party and the …

Trump rebukes Rexnord again for moving jobs to Mexico

© Reuters. Trump arrives aboard Air Force One at JFK International Airport in New York<p>WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump took aim again on …

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Trevor Noah Disses Trump At MTV Movie & TV Awards: Thanks Him For His Award

Nothing’s off limits at the MTV Movie & TV Awards, and that includes President Donald Trump! Trevor Noah got a sly dig in at Trump, and it was …

Comedy

The GOP Goal Is to Take Away an Entitlement

New York Times: “As they take their victory lap for passing a bill that would repeal and replace much of the Affordable Care Act, President Trump and …

Pentagon Backs a $7.5 Billion Plan to Boost U.S. Military Presence in Asia-Pacific, Report Says

The Pentagon has reportedly backed a proposal to support U.S. military presence in the Asia-Pacific region with some $7.5 billion in investments to …

Appeals Court to Take Up Revised Trump Travel Restrictions

Candidate Donald Trump's calls for a ban on Muslim immigration are at the heart of a challenge to his revised executive order restricting travel, to be considered Monday by a federal appeals court.<p>To those who successfully sued to stop enforcement, his statements are clear proof that the order was …

At One Indiana Plant, Company Ignored Trump’s Threats over Outsourcing Jobs to Mexico

NBC News Business<p>The habits of successful people and how to be successful yourself<p>02:53<p>New projections of an economic slowdown for the U.S<p>06:34<p>Is Google tracking you? Here’s how to protect yourself<p>06:12<p>Hassett on NATO ally Turkey: More important than anything we’re doing with steel<p>07:02<p>Trump signs …

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Trump beefing up federal courts with 10 conservatives

The New York Times has the scoop on a sweeping set of federal judge nominations President Trump is slated to announce tomorrow, the first in what are …

Left launching blitz against Republicans who backed Obamacare repeal

Progressive activists are ready to inflict pain on Republicans who helped push the Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill through the House last week.<p>Save My Care, a coalition of pro-Obamacare advocacy groups, is launching a $500,000-plus TV ad campaign in five congressional districts held by …

For far rightists, the curse of Trump's example

<b>(CNN) —</b> When Emmanuel Macron, France's moderate centrist candidate, won Sunday's presidential election against his fiery nationalist opponent Marine Le Pen, he confirmed a trend that should worry right-wing populists -- especially those working in the White House. In an ironic twist, Donald Trump's …

Trump singles out historically black college funds in signing statement

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The White House pushed back Sunday on questions about a signing statement President Donald Trump added to the latest government spending bill Friday that said his administration would treat minority spending programs -- including one to help historically black colleges pay for …

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Report: A Pentagon Memo Of Donald Trump’s Top ‘Defense Priorities’ Does Not Mention Russia

At this point, the CIA and FBI both agree that Russia interfered with the election in an effort to put Donald Trump in office. U.S. intelligence officials added that Vladimir Putin was personally involved in directing the process. Trump claims he doesn’t believe this happened, and he’s conveniently …

Most Welfare Dollars Don’t Go Directly To Poor People Anymore

Twenty years after President Bill Clinton fulfilled his vow to “end welfare as we know it,” it’s fair to say: mission accomplished. The old U.S. …

Trump blames media bias for his tweets

President-elect Donald Trump on Monday blamed media bias for his use of Twitter, which he often harnesses to ridicule and attack celebrities, …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

This man says he tried to find the son he fathered in his teens, but his son found him and discovered he was loaded.<p>8:45 a.m. July 4, 2018<p>This man …