Posts Tagged ‘Trump’

Conway won’t confirm Justice Kennedy retirement rumors – The Hill

Sunday, June 25th, 2017

The HillConway won’t confirm Justice Kennedy retirement rumorsThe HillWhite House aide Kellyanne Conway on Sunday declined to confirm speculation that Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy could announce his retirement this term. “I will never reveal a conversation between a sitting justice and the president or the White …Options for Supreme Court on Trump travel banWashington PostNeil Buchanan: Is Gerrymandering a Mirage?NewsweekThis Would Be the Worst Time for Justice Kennedy to Step DownRealClearPoliticsSlate Magazine (blog) -ABC News -Houston Chronicle -Raw Storyall 334 news articles »

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Trump joins A-list crowd at Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin’s wedding – Politico

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

PoliticoTrump joins A-list crowd at Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin’s weddingPoliticoPresident Donald Trump has gained a reputation as a wedding crasher, but on Saturday he scored an invitation with other high-profile guests to celebrate one of his Cabinet member’s nuptials. The president and first lady Melania Trump were part of the A …Trumps attend wedding of treasury secretary and actressWashington PostThings You Need to KnowAkron Beacon JournalTrumps attend Treasury chief wedding in glitzy DC affairDaily MailWhite House Dossier -CBS News -USA TODAYall 36 news articles »

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Ivanka Trump Ordered Deposed In Suit Accusing Her Of Ripping Off Shoe Designs – HuffPost

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

HuffPostIvanka Trump Ordered Deposed In Suit Accusing Her Of Ripping Off Shoe DesignsHuffPostA Manhattan judge has ordered Ivanka Trump to give a deposition in a lawsuit by an Italian designer accusing her of trademark infringement and ripping off a shoe design. The ruling was in response to her lawyers’ arguments that Trump should be allowed …Ivanka Trump Ordered to Testify Over Alleged Shoe PlagiarismDaily BeastIvanka Trump ordered to testify in dispute with shoe companyABC NewsJudge: Ivanka Trump must answer questions in shoe design lawsuitCNNMoneyBuzzFeed News -Jezebel -Refinery29 -Raw Storyall 36 news articles »

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Trump Acknowledges Russian Election ‘Meddling’ in Tweet

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

President Donald Trump on Twitter appeared to acknowledge Russian meddling in the presidential election in a tweet Friday that attacked former President Barack Obama.”Just out,” Trump tweeted Friday, “The Obama…Photo Credit: Evan Vucci/AP

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CNN uses sketch artist at no-camera White House briefing – The Hindu

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

The HinduCNN uses sketch artist at no-camera White House briefingThe HinduUS media went back to the past on Friday to cover the daily White House press briefing, after President Donald Trump’s administration banned cameras from the event. Cable news channel CNN sent sketch artist Bill Hennessy to the famous West Wing press …and more »

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CIA chief: Intel leaks on the rise, cites leaker ‘worship’ – Washington Post

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

Washington PostCIA chief: Intel leaks on the rise, cites leaker ‘worship’Washington PostWASHINGTON — CIA Director Mike Pompeo says he thinks disclosure of America’s secret intelligence is on the rise, fueled partly by the “worship” of leakers like Edward Snowden. “In some ways, I do think it’s accelerated,” Pompeo told MSNBC in an …CIA Chief Pompeo: Trump Is a ‘Serious Consumer’ of IntelligenceNBCNews.comCIA Director Pompeo: Trump asks me about North Korea every dayBusiness InsiderTrump Spy Chief Says US Plans to Stop Leaks, ‘Punish’ LeakersBloombergThe Guardian -Mediaite -PoliticusUSA -Independent Journal Reviewall 25 news articles »

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Eid: How is the start of the Muslim festival determined? – BBC News

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

BBC NewsEid: How is the start of the Muslim festival determined?BBC NewsThe end of Ramadan is marked by the key religious holiday of Eid al-Fitr, in which Muslim families worldwide gather for the “feast of breaking the fast”. But for such a major global event, working out when it will happen is surprisingly complicated …What Is Eid al-Fitr and Why Isn’t Trump Hosting a Traditional Iftar Dinner to Celebrate?Newsweek5 things you need to know this weekendUSA TODAYTime to celebrate, reflect on lessons learnt in RamadanKhaleej TimesThe Courier -Birmingham Mail -International Business Times -Aljazeera.comall 327 news articles »

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Trump joins the effort to pass a health-care bill, but another GOP senator is opposed – Washington Post

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

Washington PostTrump joins the effort to pass a health-care bill, but another GOP senator is opposedWashington PostPresident Trump and his allies are waging their most aggressive effort yet to help Senate GOP leaders pass an expansive health-care bill next week, but the endeavor encountered new resistance Friday when a fifth Republican senator said he does not …The surprising GOP holdout on the Senate’s health billPoliticoTrump’s previous promises on health careCNNThe Health Debate Shows What Both Parties Care About MostNew York TimesHuffPost -The Hill -NPR -Business Insiderall 376 news articles »

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After demands aired, solution to Qatar crisis seems far off – Washington Post

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

Washington PostAfter demands aired, solution to Qatar crisis seems far offWashington PostWASHINGTON — Faced with a sweeping set of demands, Qatar insisted Friday it can indefinitely survive the economic and diplomatic steps its neighbors have taken to try to pressure it into compliance, even as a top Emirati official warned the tiny …Qatar says list of demands not realisticBBC NewsSaudi-Led Bloc Seeks Diplomatic Resolution to Impasse With QatarBloombergQatar blockade exposes rifts in Trump administration’s ‘peculiar’ foreign policyThe GuardianFox News -Breitbart News -Yahoo News -New Jersey Heraldall 329 news articles »

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Trump WH Has Taken Little Action to Stop Next Election Hack

Saturday, June 24th, 2017

The Trump administration has taken little meaningful action to prevent Russian hacking, leaking and disruption in the next national election in 2018, despite warnings from intelligence officials that it…Photo Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images

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The Incredible Shrinking White House Briefing – New York Times

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

New York TimesThe Incredible Shrinking White House BriefingNew York TimesWe broke down Sean Spicer’s statements from the first White House press briefing held after President Trump’s first international trip. By SUSAN JOAN ARCHER and MARK SCHEFFLER. Photo by Doug Mills/The New York Times. Watch in Times Video ».Sean Spicer banned TV cameras. Again. So we annotated his briefing. Again.Washington PostTrump Reaches Out To Lawmakers On Healthcare As Another Says ‘No’HuffPostTrump struggles to stay calm on Russia, one morning call at a timeChicago TribuneThe Hill -CNNMoney -The Daily Caller -BuzzFeed Newsall 229 news articles »

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First lady recruits Trump hotel employee to be White House chief usher – CBS News

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

CBS NewsFirst lady recruits Trump hotel employee to be White House chief usherCBS NewsTwo months after the White House fired the first female White House Chief Usher, Angella Reid, First Lady Melania Trump announced the new chief usher would be Timothy Harleth, a former Trump International Hotel employee. Harleth, the director of rooms …The White House hires a Trump hotel executive to serve as chief usherWashington PostWhite House names Trump hotel employee to be chief usherPoliticoMelania Trump picks Trump International Hotel manager as chief usherWashington ExaminerHuffPost -Whitehouse.gov (press release) -Breitbart News -CBS 8 San Diegoall 60 news articles »

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Trump acts out firing his VA secretary if new reforms are not implemented successfully – Washington Post

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

Washington PostTrump acts out firing his VA secretary if new reforms are not implemented successfullyWashington PostPresident Trump fashions himself as a fighter on behalf of America’s veterans — so much so that he pantomimed firing his veterans affairs secretary should he fail to successfully implement new reforms at the long-plagued Department of Veterans Affairs.Trump signs VA reform bill, making good on a campaign promiseCNNTrump signs VA reform billThe HillDespite Claims To Contrary, Trump Has Signed No Major Laws 5 Months InNPRPolitico -Fox News -Los Angeles Times -New York Daily Newsall 92 news articles »

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Trump bitched out Don McGahn in front of staffers for not stopping Russia probe – Death and Taxes

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

Death and TaxesTrump bitched out Don McGahn in front of staffers for not stopping Russia probeDeath and TaxesNow that President Trump has hired his own attorneys to deal with the expanding Russia probe, early Trump supporter, White House counsel, and noted asshole Don McGahn can actually do the things a White House lawyer is supposed to do, like scout for …and more »

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More Americans Believe Comey Over Trump: Poll

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

By a 2-to-1 margin, Americans say they are more likely to believe former FBI Director James Comey than President Donald Trump in regard to their differing accounts of the events that led up to Comey’s firing…Photo Credit: Getty Images, File

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Boeing Factory Where Trump Touted US Jobs Set for Layoffs

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

Workers at a South Carolina Boeing factory brace themselves for layoffs just five months after President Trump visited the plant “to celebrate jobs.”The company confirmed on Thursday that up to 200 employees…Photo Credit: Sean Rayford / Getty Images

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Report: Obama ordered cyber ‘implants’ for Russian network in response to hacking – USA TODAY

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

USA TODAYReport: Obama ordered cyber ‘implants’ for Russian network in response to hackingUSA TODAYPresident Obama, angered by Russian hacking during the 2016 elections, authorized a covert cyber operation to deploy “implants” in Russian networks that could be triggered remotely in retaliation to any future cyber aggression by Moscow, The Washington …Obama’s secret struggle to punish Russia for Putin’s election assaultWashington PostObama reportedly approved ‘cyberweapons’ against Russian infrastructure before leaving officeCNBCObama put cyber weapons in Russian infrastructure that Trump can activate: reportThe HillCBS News -Mediaite -The Daily Caller -Daily Beastall 74 news articles »

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Why neither North Korea nor the United States want all-out war – CNN

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

The NationWhy neither North Korea nor the United States want all-out warCNN(CNN) It’s been a tense six months on the Korean Peninsula and many North Korea watchers believe the situation is dangerous. But it hasn’t reached the brink yet, and that’s likely because US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un …North Korea tests rocket engine for ICBMThe HillTime to Negotiate With North KoreaU.S. News & World ReportNorth Korea tests new missile engine, US officials sayBBC NewsReuters -The Atlantic -Breitbart News -Washington Examinerall 170 news articles »

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Johnny Depp on Donald Trump: Crime or free speech? – BBC News

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

BBC NewsJohnny Depp on Donald Trump: Crime or free speech?BBC NewsActor Johnny Depp has caused controversy after he appeared to threaten US President Donald Trump at the Glastonbury Festival. “When was the last time an actor assassinated a president?” he asked the crowd. It is a crime in the US to make threats …Johnny Depp Casually Jokes About Assassinating Donald Trump, References John Wilkes BoothVultureJohnny Depp Says Donald Trump Needs ‘Help,’ Makes Controversial Assassination Comments: WatchEntertainment TonightJohnny Depp is Not the First Celebrity to Joke About Wanting Donald Trump DeadNewsweekReuters -Lexington Herald Leader -Atlanta Journal Constitution -The Guardianall 137 news articles »

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Jets owner Woody Johnson asked to be US ambassador to the UK – ESPN

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

ESPNJets owner Woody Johnson asked to be US ambassador to the UKESPNNew York Jets owner Woody Johnson will be nominated by President Donald Trump to serve as U.S. ambassador to the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland, the White House announced Thursday night. If Johnson is nominated and approved by the senate, …5 things to know about Christopher Johnson, Woody Johnson’s Jets successorNJ.comWoody Johnson nominated for Ambassador to UK, with brother set to run JetsNBCSports.comTrump to nominate Jets’ Johnson as US ambassadorNFL.comBloomberg -Sporting News -The Hill -WHIOall 38 news articles »

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Intel Director Says Trump Seemed Obsessed With Russia Probe

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

National Intelligence Director Dan Coats told House investigators Thursday that President Donald Trump seemed obsessed with the Russia probe and repeatedly asked him to publicly assert there was no evidence…Photo Credit: Jacquelyn Martin/AP, File

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At the White House’s emerging tech event, drones are one of the day’s big topics – TechCrunch

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

TechCrunchAt the White House’s emerging tech event, drones are one of the day’s big topicsTechCrunchTech leaders gathered today at the White House for a series of focused sessions on hot topics in tech. Thursday’s event, titled “American Leadership in Emerging Technology,” is the second big piece of the White House’s Technology Week, continuing on …To get more drones in US skies, the industry is asking Trump for something rare: More regulationRecodeTrump pledges to ease drone regulation, but some companies actually want moreMarketWatchLawsuit accuses White House of deleting messagesTribune-ReviewWashington Post -International Business Times -Paste Magazine -Bloombergall 91 news articles »

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Trump’s Approval Remains Low But Steady

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Between the firing of FBI Director James Comey and the probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election, President Donald Trump has managed to maintain a historically low but stable approval rating…Photo Credit: Charlie Neibergall/AP Photo

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Trump Aides Respond to His Latest Conspiracy Tweets: ‘FML.’ – Daily Beast

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Daily BeastTrump Aides Respond to His Latest Conspiracy Tweets: ‘FML.’Daily BeastAfter a cascading series of controversies created in large part by Donald Trump’s Twitter account, the president took to his preferred medium again on Thursday to float another conspiracy theory: the Oval Office itself could be under surveillance …Sarah Sanders: ‘We’ll Get Back to You’ on Senate Healthcare Bill Details as ‘Stakeholders’ Brought to TableBreitbart NewsWho Is Sarah Huckabee Sanders? Deputy Press Secretary Leads Off-Camera White House BriefingInternational Business Timesall 104 news articles »

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Alec Baldwin, Dressed as Trump, Causes Stir on NJ Campus

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017


Alec Baldwin caused quite a stir on a New Jersey college campus when he appeared in his trademark President Trump costume.

The “30 Rock” actor and recent regular guest star on “Saturday Night Live,” visited…

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Colbert Goes to Russia, Vows to Search for Comey ‘Tapes’

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017


Colbert, whose steady political wisecracks have been accompanied by a rise in his ratings, wasted no time in taking a dig at President Donald Trump over the possibility of tapes involving fired FBI Director…

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Congress can force answers from Trump officials. Why doesn’t it? – Washington Post

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Washington PostCongress can force answers from Trump officials. Why doesn’t it?Washington PostOfficials in the Trump administration don’t seem to have much respect for congressional oversight. Some officials — including Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats and National Security Agency Director Michael S.and more »

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Gingrich just admitted Trump was being dishonest about White House tapes — because nothing matters – Washington Post

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

Washington PostGingrich just admitted Trump was being dishonest about White House tapes — because nothing mattersWashington PostUpdate: And now Bloomberg has confirmed, “according to a person familiar with the matter,” that there are no tapes. President Trump is supposed to reveal this week, six weeks after making the initial suggestion, whether he actually has tapes of his …Intel chiefs tell investigators Trump suggested they refute collusion with RussiansCNNTrump doesn’t have Comey tapes: reportThe HillTrump Says He Doesn’t Have Tapes of His Conversations With ComeyBloombergFox News -TIME -Business Insider -New York Postall 211 news articles »

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Trump ordered his top intelligence officials to refute Russia story: report – Salon

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

SalonTrump ordered his top intelligence officials to refute Russia story: reportSalonDuring separate meetings last week with Senate investigators and the team of Special Counsel Robert Mueller, President Donald Trump’s two top intelligence officials admitted that their commander-in-chief had asked them to publicly refute claims that …Intel officials tell Mueller of uncomfortable interaction with Trump on Russia case: ReportWashington TimesIntel Chiefs to Mueller: Trump Suggested We Deny CollusionDaily BeastIntel chiefs say Trump asked them to publicly deny collusion between his campaign, RussiaThe Week MagazineAmerican Thinker (blog) -HuffPost -International Business Times -PoliticusUSAall 26 news articles »

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Trump Appointee Is Still a Saudi Government Lobbyist

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

One of President Donald Trump’s newest appointees is a registered agent of Saudi Arabia who earns hundreds of thousands of dollars to lobby on the kingdom’s behalf, according to U.S.Photo Credit: AP

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