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The utter collapse of Donald Trump's 'best people' boast

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 06:46
As a candidate, Donald Trump would famously boast that if elected, he'd "surround myself only with the best and most serious people" -- adding: "We want top-of-the-line professionals."

Trump's Supreme Court pick calls Antonin Scalia a 'judicial hero'

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 03:00
President Donald Trump has extolled the late conservative icon Antonin Scalia, and so has his new nominee for the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh.

Watch teen escape from Mayo Clinic

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 02:20
Alyssa Gilderhus accuses the Mayo Clinic of trying to "medically kidnap" her. Watch her escape.

Alyssa Gilderhus' video for her mom

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 02:19
During Alyssa Gilderhus's hospitalization at the Mayo Clinic, she and her aunt, April Chance, made this video for her mom.

Hackers gather in Vegas as election officials worry

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 17:31
As hackers sit down to break into dozens of voting machines here in Las Vegas this weekend, some state and local election officials that have flown in to witness the spectacle at one of the world's largest hacking conventions are becoming increasingly concerned about another threat to November's midterm elections: information warfare.

Conway struggles to name African-Americans in WH

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 14:32
Kellyanne Conway, a counselor to President Donald Trump, struggled on Sunday to name an African-American person in a prominent White House role.

Omarosa's book marks stunning turn-around for a former top aide

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 12:36
Omarosa Manigault Newman entered the White House as one of President Donald Trump's longest-serving associates, the only person aside from his daughter who'd known and worked alongside him for more than a decade. She was given an office, an assistant and the highest salary afforded an administration staffer.

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