U.S. Presidency

Trump bizarrely responds to article suggesting he criticizes black people for racist reasons

• <b>P</b> <b>resident Donald Trump bizarrely responded to a tweet suggesting he speaks ill of prominent black people to capitalize on racism among his base.</b>• <b><br>Trump responded by tweeting "MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN."</b>• <b><br>Moments later, Trump tweeted the same thing but not in response, so perhaps his response to the</b> …

U.S. Politics

Trump's bizarre comments about 'invisible planes' to the Coastguard: Read it in full

<b>Donald Trump:</b> It is an honour to be here. I have to tell you, you know. The Coast Guard always respected, but if you're looking at it as a brand, …

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Chinese law professor calls BS that Donald Trump saved UCLA players from prison time

President Donald Trump called LaVar Ball "ungrateful" for not being more appreciative for getting his son and two other UCLA players out of five to …

Donald Trump

How Donald Trump’s Trolling of Nordstrom Backfired

Style<p>You’d think the President of the United States would have better things to do.<p>Seven days ago, Nordstrom made a decision any savvy department …

Donald Trump

Don’t Let the Trump Circus Distract From the Real GOP Menace

The trouble with the White House freak show is that it often horrifies us into missing the larger, pernicious Republican project at hand.<p>Donald Trump …

U.S. Politics

Trump presents his report card, passes with flying colors

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump has a Thanksgiving Day message for the nation: Look at all I've done.<p>Trump is telling followers in an early-morning holiday tweet that, "your Country is starting to do really well."<p>He says: Jobs are "coming back, highest Stock Market EVER, Military …

U.S. Politics

5 Times Donald Trump's Thanksgiving Speech To The US Coast Guard Made Zero Sense

'You know, in a fight, like I watch on the movies.'<p>Listening to Donald Trump speak can be a challenging experience - made-up and garbled words, …

U.S. Coast Guard

'You're Fired': Trump Falls Back on TV Catchphrase to Reporters as Thanksgiving Meltdown Continues

President Donald Trump used his reality TV catchphrase to insult reporters during a Thanksgiving Day event.<p>The president spoke to military service …

Donald Trump

Hope Hicks, who loves President Trump "like a father," is facing a major loyalty test

In an administration rocked by staff shakeups, resignations and infighting, Hope Hicks is a survivor.<p>The 29-year-old White House communications …

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'Full of crap': Trump trolled after he touted a full day of meetings but headed for his golf course

Many Twitter users also slammed the president for referring to Mar-a-Lago as the "Winter White House".<p>US President Donald Trump arrived at his golf …

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Philadelphia Mayor Roasts Donald Trump: ‘Our President Is A Bully’ And ‘A Punk’

“I don’t know where he was raised, but his family didn’t do a good job raising that guy," said Jim Kenney.<p>Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney did not hold back in his criticism of President Donald Trump on Wednesday.<p>During a speech at Philadelphia’s City Hall, Kenney called out the White House for having …

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Women are fleeing Donald Trump's Republican party in droves, and the GOP has no idea what to do about it

The Republican Party has always struggled to attract woman voters, but the triumph of admitted rapist Donald Trump and the party's backing of …

Elections

The Math Behind Mark Cuban’s Trump Tweet

The market value of Chinese companies listed outside China is sneaky large, something that American billionaire Mark Cuban hinted at in a tweet aimed …

Business

Celebs That Ivanka Trump Follows On Instagram Are Uploading Posts Just For Her

"Dear Ivanka — I see you're following me on Instagram."

Ivanka Trump

Trump Rage-Tweets at Reporter Who Slammed His Twitter Rage

President Trump began his Thanksgiving by tweeting at a columnist who slammed his frequent Twitter attacks on prominent African-Americans. After</i> …

Donald Trump

Trump Tweet, on Thanksgiving, Menacingly Singles Out Reporter for Calling Him Racist

President Trump has shown no hesitation to use the immense power of his office to badger and belittle ordinary American citizens, usually on Twitter. …

Donald Trump

Ret. Lieutenant General calls Trump Thanksgiving remarks ‘insulting’

A retired lieutenant general said Thursday that President Trump’s comments to troops deployed overseas, which included remarks about the economy and …

War

Ex-White House advisor Flynn moves to cooperate with probe : report

Former White House national security advisor Michael Flynn is moving to cooperate with a special prosecutor probing possible collusion between Donald …

Robert Mueller

A Writer Called Out Trump's "Rage-Tweets" And Trump Tweeted Back At Him

"MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!"<p>Sargent said he believes it's a form of race-baiting that plays into some Trump supporters' belief that minorities get special privileges at the expense of white people.<p>"It is true that in some of these cases, Trump was attacked or at least criticized first," he wrote. …

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Ryan Zinke Just Might Be the Trump Cabinet’s Most Deplorable Member

Zinke minted his own coin, and has the flag of the Interior—which he is personally redesigning—raised when he arrives there.<p>Like an actor who puts a …

U.S. Politics

Morrissey says he would kill “vermin” Donald Trump “for the safety of humanity”

"He grabs after everything like a little child. He is not a leader"<p>Morrissey has said in a new interview that he would kill Donald Trump if he could …

Kevin Spacey

The End of the Social Era Can’t Come Soon Enough

It seems increasingly likely that our society will one day view our infatuation with Twitter, Facebook, and the like as a passing, often destructive fad.<p>Many people imagine 19th-century antebellum America as a frontier fantasia: men with handlebar mustaches sitting in dusty saloons, kicking back …

Social Media

The Trump Organization is set to distance itself from one of its biggest headaches in the Russia probe

• <b>The Trump Organization will end its contract with the real estate investment firm that owns the Trump SoHo hotel in New York, effectively ending Trump's relationship with the troubled hotel.</b>• <b><br>In walking away early from the deal, the Trump Organization will also distance itself from the controversial</b> …

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Eminem Furious Trump Shading Him After Anti-Racist Freestyle Rap: ‘He’s Not Paying Attention To Me’

Eminem’s other handle is Slim Shady, but apparently, Donald Trump is doing the shading — and the rapper is not too happy with being snubbed by his …

Award Shows

President Trump Praises His Afghanistan Strategy in Thanksgiving Address to Troops

President Trump addressed troops from five different branches of the military in a special Thanksgiving video call on Thursday from his Mar a Lago …

U.S. Politics

17 Fascinating Things You Never Knew About Thanksgiving

Impress your guests with some Turkey Day trivia.<p><b>1. The first Thanksgiving was actually a three-day celebration.</b><p>Today, Thanksgiving is one day — <i>maybe</i> two if you count Black Friday. But apparently the Pilgrims wanted to party even harder. Governor William Bradford organized the feast, inviting the …

Thanksgiving

Republicans Love Welfare—for the Rich. It’s Called the Carried-Interest Loophole.

Despite Trump’s promise to shut down the tax break that mostly benefits hedge-fund managers, it’s still there in both versions of the Republican tax …

U.S. Politics

Melania Trump Wears A Coat While Decorating The White House & The Internet Wonders Why

Has Donald Trump turned off the heat in the White House? That’s what many were wondering as First Lady Melania decorated the Christmas tree while …

Melania Trump

Report: Trump told Russian officials of Israeli operation in Syria in May

The mission was to gather intelligence on an Islamic State plot to transform computers into bombs undetectable by airport security.<p>US President …

Israel

Thankfully Recommitting to Resistance

Last Thanksgiving I wrote a column titled, “No, Trump, We Can’t Just Get Along,” in which I committed myself to resisting this travesty of a man, proclaiming, “I have not only an ethical and professional duty to call out how obscene your very existence is at the top of American government; I have a …

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