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Donald Trump sent the worst tweet of his presidency this morning

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump has sent a lot of bad tweets. He's tweeted things that aren't true. He's tweeted personal attacks about everyone from Hillary Clinton to Mika Brzezinski and back. He's called North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un "Little Rocket Man." But a tweet he sent Monday morning -- …

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Central Figure in the NRA-Russia Scandal Arrested for Acting as a Foreign Agent

A central figure in Russia’s campaign to seduce the NRA – the subject of a Rolling Stone investigation in April – has been arrested in Washington, …

U.S. Politics

Hillary Clinton's Latest Trump Tweet Was More Than Just a Roast — It Was a Premonition

On July 15, just before President Donald Trump was scheduled to meet for his first formal one-on-one talk with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland, Hillary Clinton published a rather pointed tweet: "Great World Cup. Question for President Trump as he meets Putin: Do you know which …

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Former CIA director: Trump-Putin press conference “nothing short of treasonous”

John Brennan: “Not only were Trump’s comments imbecilic, he is wholly in the pocket of Putin.”<p>John Brennan, the CIA director under President Obama, didn’t mince words in describing Monday’s press conference with President Donald Trump and Russian leader Vladimir Putin: Trump’s performance was …

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What they're saying: Trump blasted after press conference with Putin

Following an extraordinary bilateral press conference in which President Trump said he didn't see "any reason" why Russia would interfere in the 2016 …

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McCain: Trump-Putin appearance ‘one of the most disgraceful performances by an American president’

Sen. John McCain lit into President Donald Trump for his joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin Monday, calling the appearance “one of the most disgraceful performances by an American president in memory.”<p>“The damage inflicted by President Trump’s naiveté, egotism, false …

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This Is the Moment of Truth for Republicans

The GOP can either defend the United States or serve the damaged and defective man who is now its president.<p>There are exactly two possible explanations for the shameful performance the world witnessed on Monday, from a serving American president.<p>Either Donald Trump is flat-out an agent of Russian …

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Fervent Trump Supporter Cancels CNN Appearance Because 'He's Not Going to Defend' Putin Summit

CNN's Erin Burnett revealed Monday that a major supporter of President Donald Trump canceled an appearance on her show because he couldn't defend the …

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Paul Ryan: “The president must appreciate that Russia is not our ally”

It seems Trump’s shocking performance in Helsinki was beyond the pale for Ryan.<p>Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) has issued a statement slamming President Donald Trump’s refusal to admit Moscow interfered in the 2016 election during his press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin in …

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Putin Doesn’t Deny He Has Compromising Material on Trump

President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin attacked Hillary Clinton and the FBI during Monday’s Helsinki summit, which culminated in …

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A "Fox & Friends" Host Said Trump Threw His Country "Under The Bus" For Putin

Abby Huntsman is the weekend anchor for Trump's favorite morning show.

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If you work for Trump, quit now

Everyone who works for President Trump: Quit now. Save your souls. Save your honor, such as it is. Save your reputation, such as it remains. Russia attacked our democracy. Trump has demonstrated repeatedly, and did so again with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, that he doesn’t care and …

Politics

Trump Calls America Stupid. Later Trump Winks At Putin. German FM Says They Can No Longer Rely On WH

Yes... this all happened today.<p>An American “president” attacks his own country.<p>x<p>Our relationship with Russia has NEVER been worse thanks to many …

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The Photo Of Trump & Putin That Sarah Sanders Tweeted Doesn't Put Them In The Best Light

The meeting between President Trump and Russian leader Vladimir Putin is underway in Helsinki, Finland, and the first photos and videos from their …

Russia

Bernie Sanders Knocks ‘Our Idiot President’ Trump

“Today is a good day for Putin and the oligarchs in Russia,” Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) wrote Monday afternoon, hours after President Trump …

Bernie Sanders

Retired general unleashes on Trump as 'unfit to command our troops' in wake of Putin presser

Retired Major General Paul Eaton couldn’t help but note observe that any background check of President Donald Trump would have turned up whether …

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This Was Among the Most Disgraceful Moments in the Modern History of the American Presidency

Donald Trump, American president, sides with Vladimir Putin against his compatriots and democracy itself.<p>We have just witnessed one of the most disgraceful moments in the modern history of the United States presidency. Donald Trump, American president, held a joint press conference with Russian …

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Hillary Clinton Blasts Trump's Treacherous Meeting with Putin in a 4-Word Tweet

The former presidential candidate has used Twitter to troll Trump's presidency.With just a four-word tweet, Hillary Clinton made clear Monday what …

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A Minnesota Day Care Owner Has Been Sentenced to Probation for Trying to Hang a Toddler

(MINNEAPOLIS) — A Minneapolis day care owner was sentenced Monday to 10 years of probation for trying to kill a toddler in her home by hanging …

Crime

Trump Begins Summit with Tweet Criticizing Past U.S. Presidents

President Donald Trump has set the stage for this historic meeting, the first formal session between U.S. and Russian leaders since Putin’s illegal annexation of Crimea, in 2014, in an extraordinary way, tweeting this morning, “Our relationship with Russia has NEVER been worse thanks to many years …

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Vladimir Putin Had a Strange Answer When Asked About the Pee Tape

He's not saying it exists. But he's also not saying it doesn't exist.<p>Three days after Robert Mueller indicted a dozen Russian intelligence officers who participated in clandestine efforts to interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, the winner of that election, Donald Trump, stood next to …

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Trump launches another birther conspiracy theory - this time about his own dad

President Donald Trump has never been one to just casually accept people's accounts of their birthplaces. And apparently that now extends to his father.<p>Despite his dad being born in the United States to German-American parents, Trump has gone around in recent days suggesting -- and even outright …

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'Trump Baby' protest blimp is coming to America

A GoFundMe page to bring the giant blimp of ‘Baby Trump’ — from the recent protests in the U.K. — to the United States has raised more than $10,000 in just three days, doubling its original goal.<p>"This effort is our commitment to opposing Donald Trump in any way we possibly can," activist Jim …

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News anchors on the left and right united in stunning condemnations of Trump's 'ugly,' 'horrible' press conference with Putin

In a rare moment of bipartisan agreement, cable news hosts at every major network, including a few at President Donald Trump's favorite Fox News, condemned the president wild press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland on Monday.<p>At CNN, anchor Anderson Cooper called …

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That was treason, Donald Trump. We all saw it

<i>Jared Yates Sexton is an associate professor at Georgia Southern University. He is the author of</i> The People Are Going to Rise Like the Waters Upon Your Shore: A Story of American Rage.<p>Monday was a dark day in American history.<p>Tuning in to see the results of a much-maligned summit between Donald …

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Trump struggles to tell the difference between friend and ‘foe’

Six years ago, Mitt Romney, then the Republican Party’s presidential nominee, said Russia, “without question,” was the United States’ “number one …

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Stephen Colbert Finds Mitch McConnell, Devin Nunes, Nestled In Vladimir Putin’s Pocket With Post-Summit Donald Trump

Stephen Colbert devoted his opening monologue to President Donald Trump’s Helsinki presser with Vladimir Putin – s performance “so weird, so …

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Trump is negotiating the best surrender terms the U.S. has ever given

President Trump, master of the very best deals, is not, repeat not, surrendering to Russia unconditionally. He is insisting on, and receiving, massive face-saving conditions and codicils. The best.<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin is willing to give Trump lavish praise for his wisdom and negotiating …

Opinion

Video goes viral of HRC talking about Russian meddling 8 days before election

On the day of President Donald Trump’s meeting with Vladimir Putin—and his baffling comments in which Trump expressed skepticism that Russia interfered with the 2016 election—this strikingly prophetic video of Hillary Clinton from eight days before the 2016 election is making the rounds on Twitter. …

Russia

Fox News’ John Roberts: ‘Avalanche Of You-Know-What’ After Trump-Putin Presser

8:18 PM 07/16/2018<p>Fox News reporter John Roberts tweeted Monday that President Trump is facing an “avalanche of you-know-what” after his presser with …

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