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Could three porn stars and a Playboy model bring down Trump?

The invitation had been for dinner, but when porn star Stormy Daniels arrived at Donald Trump's hotel room, she found her date dressed for …

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Michael Cohen's libel lawsuit against BuzzFeed could be key to securing key Stormy Daniels documents

BuzzFeed has sent out letters seeking the preservation of a number of documents pertaining to Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen, including …

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Is BuzzFeed about to blow up Stormy Daniels’s NDA?

You knew that Stormygate would end up being folded into Russiagate somehow. And now here we are.Remember back during the presidential transition when …

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Checkmate: BuzzFeed corners Trump lawyer demanding Stormy docs from WH

A new BuzzFeed letter revealed first on “The Beat” demands the Trump White House “preserve any documents" related to “Michael Cohen…Stephanie …


CBS tentatively sets March 25 for airing ‘60 Minutes’ interview with Stormy Daniels

For a week, the world has waited: When would “60 Minutes” air its interview with porn star Stormy Daniels alleging an affair with President Trump? CBS has been silent. Now there is a planned date, March 25, according to two people familiar with the timing.<p>Daniels’s attorney, Michael Avenatti, …


Trump Org lawyer linked to effort to silence porn star Stormy Daniels

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Only Half Of Trump Voters Say Affair With Porn Actress Would Be Immoral

WASHINGTON ― Only about half of the people who voted for President Donald Trump say it would be immoral if he had an affair with pornographic film actress Stormy Daniels. The other half say it is not immoral, or they are not sure, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov survey published …

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‘Never get in the way of the president and his porn star’

Most Democrats in Congress are steering clear of a scandal that would likely be career-ending for any politician besides Trump.<p>Stormy Daniels is starring in the most salacious scandal of Donald Trump’s drama-rich presidency. But most Democrats in Congress are intent to look away.<p>The calculation …

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Trump Won't Stay at 'Favorite' Hotel During L.A. Trip - Thanks to Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal?

It involves Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal<p>During the first Los Angeles trip of his presidency, Donald Trump isn’t expected to spend the night at …

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From Stormy Daniels to Russia: A Guide to President Trump's Biggest Scandals

“Grab ’em by the p—y” was only the beginning. From the special counsel investigation into Russia’s election meddling to the porn star who refuses to …

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Check out these 8 medical deductions before doing your taxes

It’s tax time and if you’ve racked up medical expenses in 2017, you may qualify for some lesser known medical deductions.<p>These deductions can be …

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It’s time to start taking the Stormy Daniels scandal seriously

It’s tawdry. It’s funny. But it’s also about corruption and national security.<p>The Stormy Daniels scandal feels like the kind of salacious yet pointless story that distracts the public from the truly important issues of the Trump era.<p>But it <i>is</i> important. At its core, the Daniels story isn’t about …


As Trump’s Attorney, Michael Cohen’s Loyalty Matters More Than His Lawyering

In October 2016, Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, paid porn star Stormy Daniels $130,000 for agreeing not to discuss her alleged affair …

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Stormy Daniels approaches Trump with new proposition

Porn actress Stormy Daniels offered Monday to give President Trump $130,000 if she is released from her deal to keep quiet about the sexual …

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Did the $130,000 payment to Stormy Daniels break the law?

Porn star Stormy Daniels is offering to return the $130,000 payment she received as part of her nondisclosure agreement with President Trump's lawyer. Nathan Rousseau Smith has more. Buzz60


There’s No Way In Heck A Court Is Going to Ban CBS From Airing Stormy Interview

There’s more legal drama on the horizon between <b>Donald Trump</b> and <b>Stephanie</b> <b>Clifford</b> (a/k/a <b>Stormy Daniels</b>), and now it’s threatening to progress into …

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The First Porn President

WASHINGTON — Why not just go with Dirk Diggler?<p>I mean, if you’re going to pick a fake name to pay off a porn star you’ve dallied with, why choose something bland like David Dennison?<p>If you are, after all, Donald Trump, the king of grandiosity, go for a name worthy of being Stormy Daniels’s …


Laura Benanti's Melania Trump reacts to Stormy Daniels lawsuit

First Lady Melania Trump has remained quiet on the situation involving porn star Stormy Daniels, who’s suing President Donald Trump for failure to …

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The Stormy Daniels Scandal Gets Serious

In January we learned, thanks to The Wall Street Journal, that Michael Cohen, a lawyer for Donald Trump, arranged a $130,000 hush money payment to the pornographic film star known as Stormy Daniels in the closing days of the 2016 presidential campaign. The payment was to stop Daniels from speaking …

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Stormy weather: Can lawyer's attempt to silence porn star hurt the president?

Let’s start with the premise that the Stormy Daniels saga hasn’t gotten much traction because most Americans don’t care about it.<p>The alleged relationship happened a decade ago, it was said to be consensual, the public knew about Donald Trump’s playboy lifestyle and the “Access Hollywood” tape. So …

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Stormy Daniels Is Not a Punchline

And lo! It has come to pass as the prophecy foretold: Donald Trump has been exposed—and may be taken down—by a woman he tried to silence.<p>The woman in question, Stormy Daniels (born Stephanie Clifford) is an adult actress who claims she had an affair with Trump from 2006 through 2007. She’s filed a …

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Trump Lawyer Obtained Restraining Order to Silence Stormy Daniels

President Trump’s lawyer secretly obtained a temporary restraining order last week to prevent a pornographic film star from speaking out about her alleged affair with Mr. Trump, according to legal documents and interviews.<p><i>(Read the restraining order.)</i><p>The order, issued by an arbitrator in California …

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Porn star Stormy Daniels says she had an affair with Trump a year after he married Melania — here's a timeline of the president's many marriages and rumored affairs

Stormy Daniels is speaking out about her alleged affair with President Donald Trump — and her timeline shows the president cheating on his wife Melania just months after the birth of their son, Barron.<p>On Tuesday, the lawyer for Stormy Daniels — whose real name is Stephanie Clifford — said on the …

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Stormy Daniels isn’t suing Trump for money. She’s suing to make sure her story is told.

Her suit is a reminder that it’s getting harder for powerful men to pay for women’s silence.<p>Stormy Daniels wants to talk.<p>The porn actress, whose legal name is Stephanie Clifford, filed suit against President Trump in Los Angeles Superior Court on Tuesday, arguing that a nondisclosure agreement …

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Report: Michael Cohen obtained secret restraining order against Stormy Daniels eight days ago

Not a “stop stalking me” restraining order, a “keep Trump’s name out yo’ mouth” restraining order, in case that’s not clear.<p>Daniels’s own complaint …

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Adult Entertainer Stormy Daniels Sues After Discovering President Trump Never Signed Nondisclosure Agreement

Stormy Daniels is looking to have a judge officially declare the NDA invalid so she is free to talk about her alleged affair with the president.<p>The …

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‘I have to see you again’: How Trump’s alleged affair with a porn star spilled into public view

Their first meeting was in Lake Tahoe, at a golf tournament in the summer of 2006. He invited her to dinner, she says. But when she got to his hotel room, it was clear he didn’t plan to go out.<p>“He was wearing pajama pants,” Stormy Daniels told InTouch magazine in 2011, describing what she said was …

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A New Wife, Baby and Two Alleged Mistresses: Inside Donald Trump's World in 2006

In July 2006, 10 years before he sent shockwaves through the world by winning the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump was a famous real estate …

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Stormy Daniels, Donald Trump And The 'Hush Agreement' That Won't Shut Up

Porn star Stormy Daniels has filed a civil lawsuit against President Donald Trump, alleging that her nondisclosure agreement (NDA) is invalid because Trump never signed it.<p>Daniels is asking the Los Angeles Superior Court for “declaratory relief,” which means she wants the judge to issue a formal …

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