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This photo of Donald Trump at NATO is a little too on the nose

At today’s NATO summit in Brussels, the west’s gathered leaders turned their head in unison to watch a military flyover. But for a brief moment, US president Donald Trump’s attention drifted elsewhere.<p>The resulting photo is an almost too perfect symbol for the tenor of the meeting. Ahead of his …

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Donald Trump: Racist, bigot, hater and crook

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Iran to Trump: oil will cost $100 per barrel, and it is your fault

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil will soon cost $100 per barrel due to supply disruptions caused by U.S. President Donald Trump, Iran's OPEC Governor told Reuters on Thursday, as he warned expectations that Saudi Arabia and Russia would help bring down prices were in vain.<p>Trump again accused the Organization …

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The Times finally gets to the bottom of Trump supporters: It turns out they're garbage human beings

In contrast, almost all of the people I know in my hometown in Nebraska proudly supported him. They glossed over his infidelities and stressed that …

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Trump, again and again, describes a world detached from reality

This week repeated a striking, if familiar, pattern: President Trump described a world detached from reality.<p>On Twitter, at the White House, and on …

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I have just listened to Trump’s press conference. Can we file a class action suit against him?

I was just listening to Trump on Andrea Mitchell, and I’m so angry, I am shaking. I realize that this is a rant, but I am 68 years old, I have been a …

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One Magnificent Photo Sums Up Donald Trump's G-7 Visit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel shares a picture that says a thousand words.<p>Perhaps no other photo is in more need of a thorough caption than the one released Saturday by the office of German Chancellor Angela Merkel from the Group of Seven’s annual meeting in Quebec.<p>Tense and confrontational, it …

During The Vietnam Era, McCain And Trump Fought Different Wars

While the North Vietnamese were holding John McCain a prisoner of war, Donald Trump, who avoided Vietnam because of a “bum foot”, was telling Howard …

Kelly thinks he's saving U.S. from disaster, calls Trump 'idiot,' say White House staffers

WASHINGTON — White House chief of staff John Kelly has eroded morale in the West Wing in recent months with comments to aides that include insulting the president's intelligence and casting himself as the savior of the country, according to eight current and former White House officials.<p>The …

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Sean Hannity Isn't A Journalist And Fox News Isn't News

Earlier this week, Fox News declared its “full support” for Sean Hannity after it was revealed the conservative commentator was also a client of Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s personal attorney.<p>Although Hannity has spent months defending Cohen on his nightly program, his failure to divulge …

Trump is 'desperate and flailing about'

President Trump is "desperate and flailing," says Rep. Jerry Nadler, who adds that a strike on Syria would be "illegal" at this point.

Trump's ignorance about DACA is stunning

<b>(CNN) —</b> On religious holidays like Christmas, Passover and Easter, most Presidents honor the occasion by sending a message of goodwill towards all Americans and then taking a break from politics.<p>Not our President. Just hours after tweeting "Happy Easter!" to his 49 million Twitter followers, Donald …

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This Trump legal defeat may force Trump to decide: His presidency or his businesses?

In a decision with far-reaching implications for President Trump, a federal court ruled this week that a lawsuit could go forward claiming he unconstitutionally received foreign emoluments — that is, monies from foreign governments explicitly prohibited by the Constitution — from his hotel in …

Trump Wants His Cabinet To Serve His Ego, Not The Nation

In commenting on his decision to remove Secretary of State Rex Tillerson from his position last week, President Donald Trump explained to reporters at the White House, “We were not really thinking the same. Really, it was a different mindset, a different thinking.”<p>That different way of thinking had …

A stunning leak rattles Trump and his aides

One of the most startling leaks — and stunning revelations — of this whole administration has left President Trump and his senior staff furious and …

Jimmy Kimmel Says He’s Filing A Federal Complaint Against The Trumps

"Are they even capable of shame?"<p>Jimmy Kimmel might end up costing President Donald Trump’s family some big money.<p>In light of the White House’s “buy American” rhetoric, the “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” host bought a bunch of merchandise from the Trump Store, which is run by two of the president’s sons, to …

US diplomats confused, told not to tweet or post on Tillerson's firing

<b>(CNN) —</b> Just after Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's sudden firing Tuesday morning, American diplomats at posts spanning the globe were then increasingly surprised -- and in some cases disturbed -- to receive guidance from Washington telling them not to post or retweet the statement from …

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The Trump Cabinet members accused of splurging

The days of President Trump boasting about how his cabinet had “by far the highest IQ of any cabinet ever assembled” are over. As Axios' Jonathan …

Trump’s New Economic Adviser Lawrence Kudlow Has Been Wrong About Everything

A dozen years ago, I wrote a book about the unshakable grip of supply-side economics upon the Republican Party. Supply-side economics is not merely a …

The White House staff is shaken up when they notice a certain reality

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.<p>Tom Toles Tom Toles is the Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist for The Post and writes the Tom …

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Rex Tillerson: I Hope Trump Finds Out He’s Impeached on Twitter

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—In a freewheeling conversation with reporters after his departure from the State Department on Tuesday, Rex Tillerson said that he “really hopes” that Donald Trump finds out that he is being impeached on Twitter.<p>“I mean, the way I see it playing out, he’s up at 3 …

A Trump spokesman just said something about collusion that he might come to regret

If special counsel Robert S. Mueller III one day proves that someone on the 2016 Trump campaign colluded with Russia, a top White House spokesman may live to regret what he said Sunday.<p>Appearing on ABC's “This Week,” deputy White House press secretary Raj Shah said President Trump would have been …

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DeVos struggles in pointed '60 Minutes' interview

Education Secretary Betsy DeVosElizabeth (Betsy) Dee DeVosTrump’s confirmation chaos in perspective Education Dept to relax rules restricting …

Trump Jr. business partner has had access to government officials: report

A Texas hedge fund manager with business ties to Donald Trump Jr.Donald (Don) John TrumpTrump Jr. prepares to hit the campaign trail ahead of …

In Trump’s White House, the Adviser Who Really Matters Sits in the Oval Office

WASHINGTON — President Trump once said “I alone can fix it.” Looks like he may have to. No one else seems to be sticking around.<p>The record-high turnover at the White House has now reached 43 percent with the pending departure of Gary D. Cohn, the national economic adviser, as the team that arrived …

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Legal experts say White House has expanded use of executive privilege without actually invoking it

When President Trump's former campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, appeared in January before the House Intelligence Committee investigating Russian political interference, he refused to answer questions about his conversations with Trump after he was fired by the future president in June 2016.<p>The …

Trump's Tacky Effort to Monetize the Presidency at His Golf Course May Be Illegal

In yet another shameless display of President Donald Trump mixing business with his presidency, the Trump Organization is ordering golf tee markers …

British intelligence reportedly told the CIA months before the election that Trump's campaign had illicit contacts with Russia

<i>Sign up for the latest Russia investigation updates here.</i><p>Over two months before the 2016 presidential election, the head of British intelligence flew to Washington to brief then-CIA Director John Brennan on intercepted communications between the Donald Trump's presidential campaign and the Russian …

It’s not just Russia — Mueller is digging into Trump associates’ potentially corrupt foreign ties

He’s looking at Trump associates’ dealings with investors or governments in Qatar, the UAE, Turkey, and China.<p>It’s now clear that special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation is looking into a whole lot more than just Russia.<p>A set of recent reports citing witnesses interviewed in Mueller’s …

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This may be the scariest thing Donald Trump has said as president

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump has said lots -- and lots -- of controversial things since he started running for office almost three years ago. But, something he said over the weekend -- at a party fundraiser at his Mar-a-Lago resort -- struck me as particularly tone-deaf and dangerous.<p>Speaking …

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