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Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 01:01 PM CDT

Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort Resigns

Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort Resigns

Donald Trump's campaign chairman Paul Manafort resigned on Friday in the wake of campaign shake-up and revelations about his work in Ukraine. In a statement issued as he arrived in Louisiana to tour the...

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 12:56 AM CDT

Trump Admits Regret, Wrongdoing for 'Heat of Debate'

Trump Admits Regret, Wrongdoing for 'Heat of Debate'

Donald Trump just made one of his biggest changes yet: he expressed regret and admitted wrong doing - though it's unclear for what, NBC News. In prepared remarks given Thursday night in battleground North...

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 07:53 PM CDT

Donald Trump Aide Paul Manafort Scrutinized for Russian Business Ties

Donald Trump Aide Paul Manafort Scrutinized for Russian Business Ties

Donald Trump's campaign chairman was a key player in multi-million-dollar business propositions with Russian and Ukrainian oligarchs — one of them a close Putin ally with alleged ties to organized crime — which...

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 06:39 PM CDT

Clinton's Foundation to Alter Donations Policy if Elected

Clinton's Foundation to Alter Donations Policy if Elected

Hillary Clinton's family foundation will no longer accept foreign and corporate donations if she is elected president, and will bring an end to its annual Clinton Global Initiative meeting regardless of...

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 02:45 AM CDT

Naked Donald Trump Statues Pop Up in San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York

Naked Donald Trump Statues Pop Up in San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York

Unflattering, flesh-toned statues of naked Donald Trumps popped up in San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles, Cleveland and Seattle on Thursday morning, a sight that had many gawking and talking about the...

Friday, Aug 19, 2016 at 06:02 AM CDT

US: $400M Payment Was Contingent on Release of Prisoners

US: $400M Payment Was Contingent on Release of Prisoners

The Obama administration said Thursday that a $400 million cash payment to Iran seven months ago was contingent on the release of a group of American prisoners. It is the first time the U.S.

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 12:05 PM CDT

DOJ Says It Will End Private Prison Use

DOJ Says It Will End Private Prison Use

The Justice Department says it's phasing out its relationships with private prisons after a recent audit found the private facilities have more safety and security problems than ones run by the government.

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 05:43 AM CDT

Clinton Meeting With Top Law Enforcement Leaders in New York

Clinton Meeting With Top Law Enforcement Leaders in New York

Hillary Clinton is poised to meet Thursday with a group of top law enforcement leaders, including the retiring New York City police commissioner who recently said Donald Trump's presidential candidacy scared...

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 05:53 AM CDT

Trump Staff Shake-Up Triggers New Momentum

Trump Staff Shake-Up Triggers New Momentum

Weary Republican leaders are accepting Donald Trump's latest staff shake-up, hopeful that a new leadership team can reverse the New York businessman's struggles even as some worry it's too little too late. The...

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 05:52 AM CDT

AP Sources: Manafort Tied to Undisclosed Foreign Lobbying

AP Sources: Manafort Tied to Undisclosed Foreign Lobbying

Donald Trump's campaign chairman helped a pro-Russian governing party in Ukraine secretly route at least $2.2 million in payments to two prominent Washington lobbying firms in 2012, and did so in a way...

 
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