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Muslim comedian sat next to Eric Trump on a flight

What would you say if you sat next to President Trump's son on a flight? Comedian Mohammed Amer did not hold back when the chance fell to him.<p>Video by Nadia Alhumiari and Allen McGreevy

So, let’s say Trump gets impeached. Then what?

To everyone dreaming of a quick and easy impeachment: What do you imagine happens the day after?<p>Passions subside. President Pence begins his orderly reign. Donald Trump retreats to Mar-a-Lago. Normalcy returns.<p>That’s about what you have in mind, right?<p>Dream on.<p>Here’s a likelier scenario: Trump goes …

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SNL's Finale Cold Open: Alec Baldwin's Donald Trump, Scarlett Johansson's Ivanka And Others Sing 'Hallelujah'

To cap off a unexpectedly blockbuster season of skewering the 2016 presidential campaign and results, <i>Saturday Night Live</i> assembled its Trump White …

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They Told the Truth, They Didn't Come to Fool You - SNL's Team Trump Performs 'Hallelujah'

This week's episode of SNL featured a cold open and a broken Hallelujah. Team Trump, featuring Kellyanne Conway, Mike Pence, Melania Trump, Ivanka …

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Senate Dems say Trump’s company a ‘pass-through for income’ to president

Senate Democrats called Thursday for President Donald Trump’s company to disclose significant more details about how it’s been operating since its owner became president.<p>In a letter to the Trump Organization’s new leadership, including the president’s adult sons Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump, …

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McCarthy claimed "Putin pays Trump." But where does the president's cash come from?

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy suggested Donald Trump was on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s payroll during a conversation with House …

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How to get ahead without hard work: golf, drinking, nepotism and dumb luck

We’re constantly told that our productive hustle will pay off. But there are easier ways to find success ...<p>Working hard is often a waste of time. In fact, if I could go back and give my younger self some career advice, it would be to spend less time in the office and more time in the pub.<p>We are …

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Author says no #FakeNews: Eric Trump said Russians financed golf courses

A longtime journalist and author said Sunday he remains steadfast in what Donald Trump’s son Eric told him on a Lake Norman golf course in 2013: that …

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Trump collected at least $100 million from Russian sources since 2008

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump collected at least $100 million from Russian people or organizations between 2008 and this March, according to a …

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All the times Trump and his sons touted the Trump Organization’s Russian business ties

Lawyers for US president Donald Trump say that a review of his income taxes shows that he made at least $100 million from Russian business ties in the past decade. Because his taxes don’t identify Russian buyers of Trump properties or Trump-branded goods separately from other buyers, the real …

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Don’t miss Trump’s incredibly telling non-answer on financial ties to Russia

A simple question that deserves a real answer.<p>Donald Trump’s admission that he had the Russia investigation on his mind when he fired FBI Director James Comey has, naturally, attracted the lion’s share of attention out of Thursday night’s interview with NBC News’s Lester Holt. But he made another …

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AP reports Trump's tax returns show no Russian money ... except none of that is true

Big breaking news … except for the part where it’s not big, or breaking, or news.<p>x<p>BREAKING: Trump lawyer: Tax returns from past 10 years show no …

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Donald Trump’s lawyers say he doesn’t have any Russian money “with a few exceptions”

A letter from Trump's lawyers about his financial Russia connections is shady and intentionally evasive<p>President Donald Trump’s lawyers have released a letter that claims his last 10 years of tax returns do not reflect income from Russian sources — but they won’t release the actual returns — and …

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Trump’s critics need more than vague insinuations to stop him

If President Trump’s critics in the Democratic Party and the news media want to bring him down — which manifestly they do, at all costs — they had better come up with something better than vague insinuations and clumsy metaphor-heavy inferences. An editorial in Friday’s New York Times — “The …

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The bodyguard chosen by Trump to deliver the 'terminated' letter to the FBI director

<b>Washington:</b> New York police detective Keith Schiller was at the Manhattan prosecutor's office for a meeting one day more than 18 years ago when he …

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Getting Mad at the Wrong Trump Economic Blunder

His assertion about taxes is far worse than an old phrase he thinks he coined.<p>So President Donald Trump gave another interview to another news organization that transcribed it so we can all see how muddle-headed and ill-informed he is. This time it was the Economist, and -- at least among the …

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The Trump-Russia Nexus

The acting director of the F.B.I., Andrew McCabe, told Congress on Thursday that President Trump’s firing of James Comey has not derailed the agency’s investigation into possible collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign. Which is good news. Despite Mr. Trump’s assertion that the idea of …

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Trump’s Been Talking About His Business Interests in Russia for 30 Years

The president’s enlisting “a leading law firm” to insist he has no connections to the country—something he could prove if he just released his tax returns.<p>President Donald Trump would like to move on from the investigation into his campaign’s ties to Russia. That’s not speculation, or imputing a …

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The Princeling in the West Wing

The Chinese know that one of the best ways to curry favor with any ruler is to shower riches on his family members. There are so many millionaires among the children of its leaders that they have a moniker: the Princelings.<p>This uniquely Chinese brand of influence peddling is now being lavished on …

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Republican senator calls for scrutiny of Trump’s business dealings in Russia

The former director of national intelligence’s comments during a hearing suggest they might already be under investigation.<p>Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) …

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After Comey Firing, Trump’s Hour of Reckoning

Firing the FBI director won't save the president from the Russia investigation facts.

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Did John McCain just rescue a big part of Obama’s climate legacy to punish Trump for firing Comey?

In a big, pleasant surprise for environmentalists, the Republican-controlled Senate on Wednesday failed to repeal an Obama-era regulation that …

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Eric Trump Claimed Russians Fund Trump's Golf Courses: Report

One of President Vladimir TrumPutin’s sons was out here spilling all the tea in 2014, telling a prominent golf writer that Russians funded one of …

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The Odds on Trump

<i>According to the latest gambling lines from Las Vegas, the percentages listed below reflect the approximate likelihood of the following outcomes:</i><p><b>1.</b> …

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How Much Does It Cost To Protect The Trumps? President And Melania's First 100 Day Expenses

The first 100 days of Donald Trump’s presidency have come and gone, but Trump and his family show no signs of slowing their travel. And that …

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Trump protection, travel costs soar

NEW YORK —<p>On the Thursday evening before Easter, photographers staking out Palm Beach International Airport in Florida awaiting President Donald …

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‘Journalists Are Nosy’: Trump Advisor Says It’s Totally Reasonable Not to Want Them Around

<b>Anthony Scaramucci</b>, an informal advisor to President <b>Donald Trump</b>, doesn’t seem to have much use for pesky journalists.<p>Appearing Tuesday on <i>New Day</i>, …

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Eric Trump Reportedly Bragged About Access to $100 Million in Russian Money

“We don’t rely on American banks. We have all the funding we need out of Russia.”<p>The federal investigation into the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia appears to be proceeding in fits and starts. The House Intelligence Committee, which was once taking point, began on strong footing with a blockbuster …

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Donald Trump golf story raises the question: Who’s funding the Trump Organization?

Eric Trump denies that he told a journalist that new golf courses were Russia funded. But there's a trend here<p>On Friday, an NPR station posted a big scoop from journalist James Dodson, who once covered a Donald Trump golf outing: Eric Trump had said that Russia was a major source of funding for the …

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Eric Trump Bragged ‘We Have All The Funding We Need Out Of Russia’ In 2014, Claims A Golf Writer

The Senate hearings on Trump-Russia ties will heat up on Monday with face time from former Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates. She will reportedly testify that she delivered a “forceful warning” to the Trump administration about Michael Flynn’s vulnerability to Russian blackmail. As a warmup to …

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