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Charges, insults fly after Trump aide assails congresswoman

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is defending chief of staff John Kelly after he mischaracterized the remarks of a Democratic congresswoman.<p>Trump spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders says it is "inappropriate" to question a retired four-star general such as Kelly.<p>The administration also insisted …

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Trump, 'King of Debt,' makes GOP fret

<b>(CNN) —</b> As a New York businessman, Donald Trump proudly referred to himself as the "King of Debt" -- he thrived on taking financial risks and routinely leveraged debt to grow his family empire.<p>"I'm the king of debt. I love debt," Trump told CNN's Wolf Blitzer in May 2016 at the height of the …

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Here Are the 20 Lies Trump Chief of Staff John Kelly Told in Just 4 Minutes

So far, The Response has taken at least three shots at encompassing the rage-inducing awfulness of Trump Chief of Staff John Kelly's disgraceful …

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Trump keeps up attack on 'wacky' congresswoman over Gold Star call

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump on Saturday continued lashing out at the Democratic congresswoman who offered a critical account of his conversation with the widow of a fallen US soldier, calling the congresswoman "wacky."<p>"I hope the Fake News Media keeps talking about Wacky Congresswoman Wilson in …

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Trump hits the links at his Virginia golf club for third consecutive weekend

President Donald Trump hit the links Saturday at Trump National Golf Club in Virginia, marking the third consecutive weekend that he's visited the …

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Trump's popularity takes a plunge—approval rating closes in on all-time low

President Donald Trump had a week defined by tumult—but what else is new? Amid the usual flurry of controversy, his popularity has taken a dip, …

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Trump tweets his administration has been busiest in US history

President Donald Trump lashed out against his critics Saturday, arguing in a series of tweets that he is one of the most productive presidents in U.S. history.<p>Trump cited Wall Street’s recent record high numbers and the military’s latest victories over the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq as …

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The General Shames the Briefing Room

Posted: Oct 22, 2017 12:01 AM<p>WASHINGTON -- Since retired Gen. John Kelly became White House chief of staff, news outlets have portrayed him as the …

Conservative View

Donald Trump's 2012 Yankees Tweet Proves There Really Is A #TweetForEverything

Yes, even for Major League Baseball.<p>A strange phenomenon has happened since President Donald Trump took office. Every time a major event arises, the people of Twitter unearth an old Trump tweet, many of them sent while he was still just a reality TV star, and find that it can be related to today.<p>On …

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Fox renewed O'Reilly's contract after a sixth harrassment settlement

Bill O'Reilly's contract with 21st Century Fox was renewed — with an approximate $7 million pay raise — after O'Reilly made a $32 million agreement …

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Five Former Presidents Came Together Saturday To Raise Money For Hurricane Relief, Trump Went Golfing Instead

Five former U.S. presidents all came together on Saturday to help raise money for hurricane victims, but Donald Trump had other plans — the golf …

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Trump says he'll allow the release of the JFK assassination files, and, uh, this could be huge

Saturday morning on Twitter, President Trump announced that he’ll allow the release of classified files about President JFK’s assassination. The …

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Anonymous reportedly hacked Donald Trump's voicemail and leaked messages

Hacking group Anonymous is believed to have hacked Donald Trump’s voicemail and leaked messages from 2012, which appear to show how the liberal media …

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Sean Spicer’s Sad Harvard Lectures Are Baffling Even for Sean Spicer

He hasn't changed and why would we expect him to?<p>Sean Spicer, still trundling along on his post-White House prestige tour, is well into his semester as a visiting fellow at Harvard's Institute of Politics. But it looks like the biggest hurdle in Spicer's rehabilitation mission is just being Sean …

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'President Trump Did Disrespect My Son'

Despite claiming he was better at consoling the families of slain servicemembers than his predecessors, Trump offended the family of La David Johnson and skipped calls and letters to other grieving loved ones.<p>Thirteen days after Sergeant La David Johnson was killed in Niger, and a day after Donald …

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Donald Trump being subjected to most 'ruthless attack on a president in US history', claims NRA

The National Rifle Association (NRA) has claimed Donald Trump is being subjected to the most "ruthless attack on a president.... in American history".<p>…

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Sean Spicer Flunks With Harvard Students: 'He's Incredibly Inarticulate'

“I was kind of expecting him to be better than how he was portrayed through the press, but he was pretty much just as slimy and weaselly as I’d …

Entertainment

Bush ethics lawyer to Trump: ‘Do you think it’s October 2016? Get a grip’

Bush administration ethics chief Richard Painter went after President Trump for his tweet claiming Facebook helped Hillary ClintonHillary Diane …

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Donald Trump Tells Fox News: “I Was So Nice” During Condolence Call | Deadline

In an interview with Fox Business Network’s Maria Bartiromo set to air tomorrow and Monday, President Donald Trump disputes claims that he was …

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Donald Trump is restoring respect for constitutional limits

Many worried that Trump would create a crisis. Instead he's showing restraint and reversing Obama's disrespect and overreach.<p>During the campaign, the left, and many on the right, expressed the fear that, if elected, Donald Trump wouldn’t abide by the constitutional limits on the powers of the …

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Trump Border Wall Prototypes, Despite Their Huge Cost, Are Already A Failure — Check Out Photos! [Opinion]

Trump border wall prototypes are almost ready, but they might already be a failure.<p>One of Donald Trump’s most populist campaign promises, and also …

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Five US presidents attend relief concert for hurricane victims

Barack Obama, Jimmy Carter, George H. W. Bush, Bill Clinton and George W. Bush have delivered a message of unity. The former presidents have called …

World News

Donald Trump's 'Radical Islamic Terror Fuelled UK Crime' Tweet Was Likely Verbatim Repeat Of TV News Report

The tweet caused outrage in Britain.<p>Donald Trump’s false claim that “radical Islamic terror” had fuelled a surge in violent crime in Britain was …

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Report: White House Rush-Sending Condolences To Gold Star Families

At least three families said they received express-shipped packages from the White House after Trump claimed he called "virtually everybody."<p>Multiple families of military service members killed in the line duty are now getting rush-delivered letters from President Donald Trump, days after Trump …

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McCain in Twilight: An Unfettered Voice Against Trumpism

WASHINGTON — Senator John McCain, the sometimes cantankerous, often charming and eternally irrepressible Republican from Arizona, has never minced words. But in the twilight of a long and storied career, as he fights a virulent form of brain cancer, the 81-year-old senator has found a new voice.<p>In …

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Trump out-of-bounds

Donald Trump is now well-recognized as the president who hasn't been bound by the same niceties as his predecessors — whether on Twitter or in public …

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How every investor lost money on Trump Tower Toronto (but Donald Trump made millions anyway)

Let’s say you’re Donald Trump.<p>It’s 2002 and you’ve agreed to have your name emblazoned across the top of the tallest residential tower in Canada, a …

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Trump defends tweets as key to White House victory

US President Donald Trump defended his regular use of social media, especially Twitter, and said he may not have won the White House without it.<p>In an interview airing on Sunday on "Fox Business Network," Mr Trump says he can bypass what he labels unfair media coverage by speaking directly.<p>"Tweeting …

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Donald Trump Continues Feud With Congresswoman On Day Of Funeral | Deadline

President Donald Trump took time out from his morning – on the day of the funeral of slain Sgt. La David Johnson – to continue his feuds with the …

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A brief history of Trump’s not-so charitable giving

One of President Donald Trump’s golf clubs said it donated $5 million to charity — but a recent NPR report found its actual giving was somewhere in …

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