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Trump duped or worse in fundraiser speech to fake veterans group

Rachel Maddow<p>Prosecution rests in Manafort trial, some questions linger<p>07:24<p>Mueller gets 'protective order' on George Papadopoulos …

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Fox News correspondent defers to NBC reporter at White House briefing

A Fox News reporter deferred to an NBC News journalist during Tuesday's White House press briefing after press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders …

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Omarosa Claims Donald Trump Grabs & Kisses Women In the White House Anywhere, Anytime’

Considering how so many women accused candidate Donald Trump of sexual harassment, it’s no surprise that Omarosa claims he still continues ‘grab’ and …

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Penn Jillette claims Trump said 'racially insensitive' comments during 'Celebrity Apprentice'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Magician Penn Jillette, one half of the duo Penn &Teller, claims he heard President Donald Trump say "racially insensitive" remarks during his time appearing on the reality competition show, "The Celebrity Apprentice."<p>Jillette stopped short of confirming the details of Trump's alleged …

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Trevor Noah spends 18 minutes talking to Omarosa, as life is now the worst reality show ever

You remember back when it started to look nauseatingly possible that Donald Trump would become president? Of the United States, even? When all the …

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Pierson refutes Omarosa's claim that she confirmed Trump's alleged use of N-word

Former White House adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman “played” CBS News by “conflating” two different audiotapes, a senior adviser to President Trump's reelection campaign asserted Tuesday.<p>Katrina Pierson leveled the accusation on cable news shows after an audio recording raised questions about …

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Omarosa Claims Pence's Aides Joked About Trump's Impeachment, So That’s Awkward

President Donald Trump's former aide has been all over headlines this week over revelatory claims she made about her time in the White House. In her …

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Even 'Fox & Friends' Admits Trump Is Losing His Battle With Omarosa

I’m not sure what’s more unexpected: That Omarosa Manigault Newman has managed to turn her 16th minute of fame in the Trump administration into a …

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White House Falsely Says Trump Beat Obama on Black Employment

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders falsely claimed that President Donald Trump has created three times as many jobs for black workers as his …

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Omarosa Book: Donald Trump Jr. Had Affair With Aubrey O’Day After Trump Sr. Told Married Son To ‘Get Some A**’

'Danity Kane' singer told Omarosa Maginault-Newman that she expected Donald Trump Jr. to leave his wife, Vanessa, for her, and Trump Sr. encouraged …

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Justin Trudeau Gets Himself A Mention In Omarosa's Controversial Book

Well, this was an unexpected crossover.<p>OTTAWA — For some reason Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's name found a place in former White House staffer …

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Trump's trade war with China has everyone confused. Here's what America's president really wants.

As the price for lifting Chinese tariffs, the Trump administration has issued an all-encompassing set of demands so vague and extensive and confusing that Beijing is unlikely ever to meet them.<p>One conclusion is clear: Trump's ill-considered trade war is not intended to achieve fair trade through …

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Where's Network's Senior Black Staff?: Anchor Calls Out CNN for Complaining Trump White House Not Diverse Enough

Former CNN anchor Soledad O’Brien rebuked it Monday night for criticizing the lack of black senior officials in President Donald Trump’s White House …

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The ‘red flag and loud gong’ in the Manafort trial

Why Omarosa's claims matter<p>08:14<p>What’s at stake in today’s primaries?<p>06:09<p>Omarosa: 'I'm interested in exposing what happened behind the …

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Naturalized Americans could lose their citizenship with thousands of cases under review

Federal officials are reviewing the citizenship petition process of more than 2,500 people who became naturalized American citizens, in search of …

Immigration

Turkey doubles tariffs on more US imports as diplomatic row escalates

Turkey has increased tariffs on some US imports, including cars, alcohol and tobacco, as the diplomatic row between Ankara and Washington escalates.<p>The latest moves follow President Erdogan’s announcement that Turkey will boycott American electronic goods. Tension between the NATO allies has been …

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Reporters Fact-Check a Baffled Sarah Sanders After She Falsely Claims NDA’s Were ‘Common’ in Prior Administrations

Once again, Sarah Huckabee Sanders tried to defend the indefensible, and failed.Tuesday was not a good day for White House Press Secretary Sarah …

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Most Americans think Trump is failing the middle class

That includes every group polled by Quinnipiac University — except Republicans and white men.<p>Most Americans, including many white voters without college degrees, think the Trump administration isn’t doing enough to help the middle class — a worrying finding for the GOP ahead of November’s …

Republicans

A New Survey of US Federal Scientists Should Concern All of Us

So disturbing.<p>It as we feared. Federally employed scientists are raising concerns about the way that the Trump administration has been silencing, …

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WATCH: Press Goes After Sarah Sanders Over Omarosa. She Drags Them.

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders fielded numerous questions about fired White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman during Tuesday's press …

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US stands by ‘one China’ policy after Taiwan leader’s speech

The Trump administration has denied any change to its “one China” policy after Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen made a landmark speech on US soil. ...

China

Trump Just Told Contractors LGBTQ+ “Religious Freedom” Discrimination is OK - them.

On Friday, the Trump administration made changes to yet another Obama-era regulation that protected vulnerable American workers from …

LGBTQI

About that Omarosa book: This is what complicity looks like

Everyone is the hero of their own story — but in telling that tale, people often reveal much more about themselves than they realize. That is true of …

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Omarosa admits to Trevor Noah: “I look like the biggest dummy” for following Trump

<b>(Getty/ Jason Kempin)</b><p>The former White House aide came on “The Daily Show” for her first late-night sit-down since fighting with Trump<p>Rachel Leah<p>August 15, 2018 1:13pm (UTC)<p>The Omarosa Manigault Newman’s press tour continued Tuesday ahead of the release of her book, "Unhinged," a tell-all account of …

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Prosecution and defense scheduled to make final pitches to jury in Paul Manafort trial

The federal trial of Paul Manafort, President Trump’s former campaign chairman, is expected to enter its final stage on Wednesday when prosecutors …

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Trump administration continues its war on immigrants

Immigration on msnbc<p>Stephen Miller faces criticism from uncle on immigration policies<p>05:32<p>ACLU estimates almost 600 children still …

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EPA staff disputed claim that freezing fuel economy would save lives

By their calculations, plan would cost more in lives, money, lost jobs<p>WASHINGTON — As the Trump administration seeks to freeze vehicle fuel efficiency standards, some regulatory officials have disputed the Transportation Department rationale that the plan would significantly cut traffic deaths, …

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Peter Strzok Has National Affair, Describes Himself as ‘Husband’ in Newly Created Twitter Bio

Peter Strzok recently created a new Twitter account and altered the bio to primarily express his role as a "husband" and "father," despite his …

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Ex-White House Adviser Seb Gorka Is Handing Out What Look Like Homemade Fox News Business Cards

For Trump staffers, the grift never ends.<p>Seb Gorka enjoyed a relatively brief stay in the Trump administration, where he served in a vague capacity as a national security advisor. Well, relatively brief under normal circumstances, but it's actually a pretty normal tenure now, as evidenced by this …

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Industrial Output Rises Modestly, Powered by Factories

U.S. industrial production edged higher in July, boosted by higher manufacturing output in a positive sign for economic growth.<p>The Federal Reserve …

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