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LeBron James Blasts "Bum" Donald Trump Over Steph Curry Comment

"Going to White House was a great honor until you showed up!" the NBA superstar said.<p>LeBron James on Saturday morning blasted Donald Trump for …

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Donald Trump says Warriors not welcome at White House

President Donald Trump tweeted Saturday morning that the Golden State Warriors are not welcome to the White House to celebrate their 2017 NBA …

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NFL Stars Erupt In Anger Over Donald Trump's 'Son Of A B***h' Speech

"I can’t take anything our Celebrity in Chief says seriously. He’s a real life clown/troll."<p>National Football League stars both past and present have expressed outrage after President Donald Trump used an address in Huntsville, Alabama, on Friday to attack players who protest during the national …

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Trump: Media won't show crowd (as CNN does)

President Trump told a rally audience in Alabama that the media won't show his crowd as the crowd was being broadcast live on CNN.

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Trump bashes McCain in early morning tweets

President Donald Trump on Saturday morning rebuked Sen. John McCain for saying he couldn't vote for the Graham-Cassidy Obamacare repeal bill.<p>"John McCain never had any intention of voting for this Bill, which his Governor loves. He campaigned on Repeal & Replace. Let Arizona down!' the president …

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'To Donald Trump,' by Leland Melvin, former Astronaut and NFL Player

<i>Leland Melvin is the astronaut in that fabulous NASA photo with his two dogs. He is an engineer and former NASA education leader, and the author of</i> …

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Colin Kaepernick's Mom Has No Time For Trump Calling Her Son A 'Son Of A Bitch'

Boom.<p>Colin Kaepernick’s mom wasted no words Saturday responding to President Donald Trump’s statement that athletes like her son, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, who protest during the national anthem are a “son of a bitch” and should be fired.<p>Kaepernick kneeled during the national …

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LeSean McCoy: President Trump is an 'a--hole'

Eric Hartline / USA TODAY Sports<p><i>(Warning: Story contains coarse language)</i><p>LeSean McCoy isn't mincing his words when it comes to Donald Trump.<p>In a …

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The Latest: NFL commissioner calls Trump remarks 'divisive'

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's remarks about pro football (all times local):<p>10:10 a.m.<p>The commissioner of the National Football League says President Donald Trump's comments about players who kneel during the national anthem are "divisive" and show an "unfortunate …

Sports

Puerto Rico Is Trump's Katrina

President Donald Trump … does not care … about brown and black people.<p>As a dam cracked in Puerto Rico, spreading fear across an already devastated island, Donald Trump was in Alabama, calling a black former NFL player a “son-of-a-bitch.”<p>During a 90-minute rant that veered from incoherence to the …

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'The behavior of the President is unacceptable': NFL players respond after Trump attacks league, players protesting the national anthem

NFL players took to Twitter to respond to President Donald Trump's attack on the league and its players on Friday.<p>The president said that players that protest the national anthem should be fired.<p>"Get that son of a b---- off the field right now, out. He's fired. He's fired!" Trump said of those …

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Seth Meyers examines how the Trump-Russia conspiracy is crumbling in a tower of babble on Late Night

Every day in which Donald Trump occupies the White House is an exercise in snatching good news where you can find it. The (latest) Republican attempt …

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NFL, Roger Goodell respond to Donald Trump's comments

The day after Donald Trump made comments about the National Football League and its players protesting, commissioner Roger Goodell released a statement in response.<p>"The NFL and our players are at our best when we help create a sense of unity in our country and our culture. There is no better …

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Donald Trump Uninvited Steph Curry to the White House after Steph Curry Said He Wasn't Going

Like an angry child throwing a slumber party.<p>An invitation to the White House is an honor usually reserved for people like Ted Nugent and...well we don't really know who else. The Trump White House keeps its visitor logs secret. But during the Golden State Warriors media day on Friday, Stephen …

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Trump Says 'Fake News' Won't Show Crowd Size As CNN Shows Crowd Size

“Fake news. They won’t show this,” the president says as CNN airs a split screen to include the audience.<p>President Donald Trump did what he usually does and attacked the so-called “fake news” during his speech at a campaign rally for Republican Sen. Luther Strange in Alabama on Friday night.<p>While …

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Stop and See What Gen. John Kelly Does When Trump Praises Him and Asks Him to Say a Few Words — Wow

On Friday night, President Donald Trump made an appearance at a campaign rally for Sen. Luther Strange (R-AL) in Huntsville, Alabama.<p>While Trump …

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NFL Players Respond to Trump's Comments on Anthem Protesters

It seems that sports and politics are constantly intertwined nowadays, and on Friday night it was President Donald Trump mixing the two. During a …

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Trump's Mexican Border Wall Is Now 'See-Through,' Because Sure, Whatever

President Donald Trump’s increasingly fantastical wall on the border with Mexico—which will be up to 65 feet tall, impossible to cut through, covered …

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Here's Donald Trump Literally Forgetting Melania Trump Exists

In the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, President Trump visited Fort Myers, Florida to speak about his administration's recovery efforts in the state. …

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Think Paul Manafort is about to tank the White House? Hold your horses

In legal terms, maybe all that Trump is guilty of is terrible taste in campaign advisers and bad luck with his son-in-law<p>When Paul Manafort, a Ronald Reagan veteran, moved to take charge of the amateur-hour Donald Trump campaign in early April 2016, the press coverage was respectful, even a bit …

Opinion

After Trump Goes On ‘Racist’ Rant Against NFL Player Protests, Players Fire Back At President

Donald Trump is under fire after his blithering attack on NFL players who kneel during the national anthem in protest, with a number of NFL players …

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To Donald Trump, what’s wrong with football is what’s wrong with America

The latest Republican effort to dismember Obamacare seemed on the brink of failure, the US was recovering from not one but two massive natural disasters, and the White House was weighing North Korea’s warning that it may test a bomb over the Pacific Ocean. But during a campaign rally in Alabama on …

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How Trump followed a Russian map straight to Paul Manafort

Manafort is the link between Donald Trump and a variety of Russian interests<p>0 Comments<p>Paul Manafort(Credit: Getty/Chip Somodevilla)

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Morgan Freeman Angers Russians Over Video About 2016 Election

The investigation into Russian meddling during the 2016 presidential election features a cast of what by now are household names: Donald J. Trump, Vladimir V. Putin, Paul J. Manafort and Robert S. Mueller III.<p>A two-minute video posted online this week added another well-known — albeit unlikely — …

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Trump blasts criticism of first lady's high heels

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump on Friday defended first lady Melania Trump's choice to wear high heels before the couple departed the White House for Texas to survey Hurricane Harvey damage in late August.<p>Trump said because of their love and respect for the White House, the first lady …

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Trump slammed for Steph Curry tweet, NFL national anthem protest attack

Within a span of 12 hours, President Donald Trump blasted NFL players who protest the national anthem and two-time NBA champion Stephen Curry — …

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Clinton on Trump: He’s ‘worse than I thought he would be’

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton sits down one-on-one with Joy Reid, sharing her thoughts on the Trump presidency, the role of sexism in how …

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Trump Really Can't Stand Opinionated Black Sports Figures

At a media day press conference Friday, the usually controversy-avoidant Steph Curry was blunt when asked for his thoughts on the Warriors' post-championship White House visit, laughing that he just "[doesn't] want to go." And who can blame him? The only people who seem genuinely excited to be in …

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You think Donald Trump is bad? You ain't seen nothing yet

Nearly a year after Donald Trump’s victory, both parties in Washington are still trying to figure out what it means and how best to adapt. It’s hard …

Elections

TRUMP: ‘I might have made a mistake’ in backing Strange -- AIDES told TRUMP not to personally attack KIM -- GARDNER: GOP ‘donors are furious’ -- JON FAVREAU’s new pad -- SETH MOULTON gets married -- B’DAY: Spicer

Driving the Day<p><b>Good Saturday morning.</b> Washington is recalibrating. John McCain has once again upended Republicans’ plans to pass healthcare legislation. President Donald Trump has quickly pivoted to the blame game -- tweeting about everything from McCain to Rand Paul to Steph Curry this</b> …

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