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The Secret Plan to Unwithdraw From the WHO After Trump’s “Bizarre,” “Ruinous” Exit

The United States, its largest contributor, gives about $500 million a year to the organization

He just doesn't get it

The killing of George Floyd has been a turning point for for everyone but the president

Nazis: Katie Hopkins permanently removed from Twitter

Rightwing commentator’s account suspended for violating ‘hateful conduct’ policy

“Barr lied and something really stinks”

US attorney behind inquiries into Trump allies refuses to resign despite Barr announcement

Steve Bannon aims to make a comeback in circle of Trump influencers

Trump fired him in 2017, but Bannon praised his former boss on Fox News and Trump is rumored to have spoken positively of him

Trump denies knowledge of 'Russian bounties on US troops'

Russian military intelligence unit secretly offered cash to Taliban militants for successful attacks on coalition troops

Democrats: Foreign plot to damage Joe Biden

The packets were shipped to leading Republicans by a Ukrainian lawmaker who has met with the president's attorney, Rudy Giuliani.

Reuters: Jerry Falwell watched his wife Becki get laid

Jerry Falwell Jr. has permanently left his position as president of the evangelical Liberty University after reports about his sex life led him to take an indefinite leave of absence.

5 winners and 2 losers from the RNC’s first night

This is a party that no longer knows what it stands for, other than hating Democrats and loving Trump. The RNC is a vehicle for the Trump show, a one-man performance of cultural grievance fueled by lies about Democrats

Sex scandal: Jerry Falwell Jr confirms he has resigned

Jerry Falwell Jr has denied that he was involved in a sexual relationship between his wife, Becki Falwell, and a young business partner, Giancarlo Granda

Donald Trump’s corruption was on full display

Eric Trump is running the president’s company and is under investigation in New York, but spoke at the convention Tuesday. That was only the beginning

Whirlwind of lies great and small

Speaker after speaker piled falsehood upon falsehood to recast Trump as a saintly feminist preoccupied with the nation’s health

The RNC ignored police brutality to praise Trump for ‘law and order’

Night three of the GOP convention felt very separated from the turmoil stemming from the police shooting of Jacob Blake

Aunt's criticisms of Ivanka and Eric Trump

President’s niece reveals more tapes of Maryanne Trump Barry

Donald Trump visits storm-lashed Louisiana and Texas

At least 15 dead but direction change helped limit casualties - Widespread flooding, plus lack of power and drinking water

The people suffer and Trump signs autographs

Trump signs autographs in Louisiana, says they sell for $10,000, as agents try to keep fans distanced

Clashes between BLM activists, pro-Trump supporters

One person shot dead in Portland: The groups had earlier faced off along a highway on-ramp and on downtown city streets.

Task force reports show dire US-reality

While Donald Trump is spreading false news about Corona, the USA is entering an uncertain future

Trump defends Kenosha suspect as acting in self-defense

President Trump on Monday defended the actions of Kyle Rittenhouse, a teenager accused of killing two protesters in Kenosha, Wis.

Trump arrives with Bill Barr as he pushes law-and-order message

On arrival, president says: ‘We’ll have plenty to talk about’
Wisconsin governor and Kenosha mayor opposed Trump trip

Donald Trump compares police shootings to golfing

Trump makes baseless claim ‘dark shadows’ control Biden

Donald Trump denies 'series of mini-strokes'

Mike Pence was placed on ‘standby’ to take power if Trump needed to be anesthetized in hospital last year, Times reporter writes

National security official ahead of elections removed

The move comes after John Ratcliffe, a Trump loyalist, told Congress his office would no longer give verbal briefings on election security

Trump told Sarah Sanders to 'take one for the team'

Ex-press secretary describes boorish remarks in new memoir
‘Kim Jong-un hit on you,’ Trump said, after gesture at summit

US imposes sanctions on top international criminal court officials

Mike Pompeo says ICC ‘continues to target Americans’
Fatou Bensouda and Phakiso Mochochoko have assets blocked

USPS Robert Duncan: High-level ties to Republican party

Robert Duncan, who has deep links with Mitch McConnell and major GOP groups, has declined to rein in the postmaster general amid concerns that postal changes could impede mail-in voting

Trumps fake news machinery running at full speed

White House seeks to clarify Trump remarks on voting twice

Donald Trump condemned for calling US war dead ‘suckers’

Trump claims accusations, confirmed by two former DHS officials, are ‘totally false’ as Biden criticizes president

The dirty tricks of the Trump Campaign

Analysis shows footage of Biden edited to make him look older
Twitter flags Trump campaign videos as ‘manipulated media’

Donald Trump: “Fuck Mandela. He was no leader”

Cohen's book spotlights Trump's Obama obsession and resurfaces 'you're fired' video

"In short, I was becoming Donald Trump"

The true story of the former personal attorney to President Donald J. Trump

Trump admits he lied about COVID-19 threat

White House denies Trump misled public on COVID-19
Trump ‘willingly lied’ about COVID-19, Biden says of damning recordings

Trump official preventing Fauci from discussing Covid children risk

Dr Paul Alexander reportedly told Fauci’s spokesperson he should not use TV interview to advocate mask-wearing by children

Martial law if Trump loses election

Trump meanwhile promises to ‘put down’ leftwing protests and says US Marshals killing Portland suspect was ‘retribution’

$100m to help Biden beat Trump in Florida

Billionaire’s cash infusion aimed at boosting early voting

Has Trump spent his election war chest before the war really starts?

The president’s campaign has paid out $800m, but at a crucial phase he is making cuts while Joe Biden is outspending him

Woodward tapes 'reveal strong leadership' on Covid

President on tape: ‘I wanted to always play it down’
Republican chair: ‘History will look back on him well’

Donald Trump squirms in TV spotlight

The president stepped outside his Fox News bubble on Tuesday night – and endured a barrage of criticism he couldn’t bat back

“That’s Their Problem”

How Jared Kushner let the markets decide America’s COVID-19 fate

Trump 'associates' offered Assange pardon

WikiLeaks founder was asked to reveal source of leak damaging to Hillary Clinton, hearing told

Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies aged 87

Stalwart of court’s liberal bloc had survived four cancer treatments
Death of justice gives Trump chance of third appointment

Donald Trump could face tax fraud probe

Lawyers for District Attorney Cyrus Vance said the “mountainous” public allegations of misconduct could justify a grand jury probe

“Fraud was not just the family business — it was a way of life”

Mary Trump’s father, Fred Trump Jr., was the president’s older brother

New York Times publishes Donald Trump's tax returns

Paper details $750 federal income tax payments in 2016, 2017
Information ‘does not reveal unreported Russia connections’

The New York Times' Trump taxes bombshell

The president pays little, faces hefty audit costs as well
as loans coming due soon, and Ivanka is not in the clear

Brad Parscale steps down from Trump campaign

Former campaign manager quits senior advisory role after he was hospitalised amid self-harm concerns

Biden raises record funds as aides jab 'train wreck'

Biden raises $3.8m in an hour as campaign stresses optimism
Unedifying Cleveland debate widely seen as an embarrassment

People of Praise scrubs all references from its website

People of Praise, a tiny charismatic Catholic organization,
admits removing mentions and photos of Trump’s supreme court pick

Can Donald Trump pay his 1,1 billion in debt?

The New York Times’ damning report on the president’s taxes shows
just a fraction of his financial woes. And Wall Street bankers
have serious doubts about whether he can dig himself out.

Trump and first lady Melania test positive for coronavirus

US election in disarray as president and first lady
begin quarantine after aide contracts virus

Facebook removes hundreds of fake profiles

Social network says accounts tied to Turning Point USA sought to influence conversations by flooding news articles with comments

White supremacist domestic terror threat looms large in US

From the frequency of attacks to the scope of ambition, racist terror groups –
encouraged by the president, are showing unparalleled activity in the modern era

Suspected fraud against Trump and his alleged election contribution

Trump called the $10 million a loan. His campaign called it a donation. Who paid it back, And how? Trump boasted about self-funding his 2016 campaign, but in its tense final moments his advisers could only get him to agree to a loan. "It was like a cash advance."

Donald Trump paid nearly $200,000 in taxes to China, report claims

New York Times says records reveal company bank account in China, and documents show he paid more tax there than at home

Rudy Giuliani plays at his balls in the new Borat movie

Trump’s personal attorney has indiscreet encounter with actor playing Borat’s daughter in hotel room during pandemic

US judge rejects DoJ bid to shield Trump from rape defamation lawsuit

Trump’s request that he be replaced as defendant in defamation suit alleging he raped columnist E Jean Carroll in 1990s denied

The polls point to a Biden victory but can they be trusted this time?

Although polling averages gave Clinton the edge over Trump in 2016 there are significant differences in the evidence today

The 10 moments when Donald Trump lost the 2020 election

A timeline of the pivotal instances when the president fumbled the ball — and Biden began to see some daylight.

Now, that dark winter looks to have arrived

The US was already setting Covid-19 records. Experts say Thanksgiving could have made things worse.  “A surge super-imposed on that surge”: Fauci warns that the coronavirus pandemic may still get worse.

Georgia election official condemns Trump after threat to worker

Gabriel Sterling, an aide to Georgia's secretary of state, said Trump should "stop inspiring people to commit potential acts of violence."

Rudy Giuliani is said to have discussed a pardon with Trump

Their talks occurred as the president’s lawyer continued to loudly promote baseless claims of widespread election fraud that cost Mr. Trump the election

Trump aide banned from Justice after trying to get case info

Heidi Stirrup was told to vacate the building after top Justice officials learned of her efforts to collect insider information about ongoing cases

Ivanka Trump quizzed as part of inauguration fund lawsuit

Outgoing US president’s daughter interviewed by lawyer

Supreme Court rejects Texas suit seeking to subvert election

The suit, filed directly in the Supreme Court, sought to bar Georgia, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin from casting their electoral votes for Joseph R. Biden Jr.

Official plane used by Trump will fly to Scotland just before Biden inauguration

Arrival of military plane president has occasionally used fuels questions over Trump’s plans for 20 January

Arnold Schwarzenegger on why Republicans must stop Trump

It is time to end the president’s “stupid, crazy and evil” ploy to cling to power, says the former governor of California

Woman reportedly in critical condition after shots are fired at U.S. Capitol

Supporters of President Donald Trump have breached the US Capitol as lawmakers count the Electoral College votes certifying President-elect Joe Biden's win

America shaken after pro-Trump mob storms US Capitol building

One person was shot dead at the Capitol and three others died in medical emergencies amid Washington unrest

Nancy Pelosi asks top military to disobey Donald Trump

House speaker called Gen Mark Milley, chairman of joint chiefs of staff, ‘to discuss available precautions’

Donald Trump went 'ballistic' after being tossed off Twitter

The president has used Twitter to punish perceived disloyalty within his party. Now he's lost his favorite tool at a defining moment.

Republican AGs group sent robocalls urging march to the Capitol

“At 1 p.m., we will march to the Capitol building and call on Congress to stop the steal,” said the voice on the recording, which was obtained by NBC News.

Pro-Trump dark money groups organized the deadly rally

Women for America First’s Facebook pages show they were calling on supporters to be part of what they described as a “caravan” to Washington for the event

Next Sunday: Twitter warns of widespread new violence to come

New research report, meanwhile, details planned events in Washington, Pittsburgh and every state capital

Majority of Americans want Trump out before Biden takes over

Trump impeachment looms as Republicans ponder his fate · Condemnation – and support: Trump’s midwest base split

Republican senators Hawley and Cruz face calls to resign

Toomey echoes Biden, says colleagues ‘complicit in the big lie’ · Robert Reich: Trump allies should also pay for his coup

Twitter stops phrase trending after Capitol riot

Chant was heard in the US Capitol on Wednesday as pro-Trump mob, incited by the president, stormed the building

Democrats formally charge president with inciting insurrection

Trump set to become the first president to be impeached twice · Pelosi: Trump a ‘deranged, unhinged, dangerous president’

Deutsche Bank joins companies cutting ties with Donald Trump

Bank had propped up Trump Organization for years despite being sued by president but acted after Capitol attack

Top US military leaders condemn Capitol attack in rare joint message

Joint Chiefs of Staff said pro-Trump mob attack was an assault on America’s constitutional process and against the law

Republicans begin turning on Trump over impeachment

The House plans to hold an impeachment vote Wednesday, as Trump rejected any blame for the deadly riot at the Capitol

Grieving congressman leads push to impeach Trump

Democrat who buried his son 24 hours before Capitol assault has spent week drafting article of impeachment

Donald Trump 'refusing to pay' Rudy Giuliani's legal fees

President said to be offended by personal lawyer’s demand for a reported $20,000 a day

Capitol rioters planned to capture and kill politicians, say prosecutors

Charges so far include hurling fire extinguisher at officer and beating another with flagpole

Attorney for ‘QAnon shaman’ asks Trump to pardon rioters

Jacob Chansley, a 33-year-old man from Phoenix, was one of the most recognizable perpetrators of the Capitol siege

Steve Bannon urged Facebook followers to 'Take Action' on eve of capitol riot

Bannon and other conspiracy theorists were able to get around Facebook's ban on "Stop the Steal" content with alarming ease

Why did an Olympic champion invade the US Capitol?

The swimmer won gold medals for his country in Athens and Beijing. Then his patriotism took an ugly turn

The final lie: Donald Trump tries to recast legacy in farewell address

He portrayed his political phenomenon as a unifying one, as opposed to the vitriolic, partisan warfare he engaged in throughout his presidency

Trump's ex-media chief, applies to join White House press corps

Former press secretary, who now works for Newsmax, applies for membership of White House Correspondents’ Association

Trump tells Americans 'have a good life' as he leaves White House

Outgoing president has broken with tradition by refusing to attend his successor’s inauguration

Donald Trump pardons Steve Bannon amid last acts of presidency

Former senior adviser had previously been considered an unlikely name among the 143 people who received clemency

QAnon thinks Donald Trump will become president again on March 4

QAnon has started to merge with even more extreme conspiracy theories, including the “sovereign citizen” movement

Dominion Voting Systems sues for $1.3bn over baseless election claims

Complaint accuses ex-mayor of having ‘manufactured and disseminated’ conspiracy theory related to voting machines

Fox News denies hiring ex-Trump press secretary

Ethics watchdog Crew had reported new job · Cable broadcaster says it is ‘open’ to hiring McEnany in future

Proud Boys leader Enrique Tarrio was an FBI informant

Extremist leader repeatedly worked undercover for investigators after his arrest in 2012, former prosecutor and court files reveal

Russia cultivated Donald Trump as asset for 40 years – ex-KGB spy

The KGB ‘played the game as if they were immensely impressed by his personality’, Yuri Shvets, a key source for a new book, tells the Guardian

Jan. 6 rally funded by top Trump donor, helped by Alex Jones, organizers say

Publix Super Markets heiress donated about $300,000 to the Ellipse event; far-right show host pledged seed money, organizers say

Marjorie Taylor Greene reveals she spoke to Donald Trump

Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene announced on Twitter on Saturday morning that she had spoken to Donald Trump · She claimed they had a 'great call' and that she is 'grateful for his support'

Trump doubles down on false election claim in impeachment response

House impeachment managers said that the ex-president is unmistakably responsible for the Capitol attack

Austin ousts Pentagon advisory board members as he roots out Trump appointees

The Trump administration booted several members of the advisory boards after losing the election and installed political operatives and loyalists in their place

Biden to launch taskforce to reunite families separated at US-Mexico border

Administration offical says Trump’s policy of removing children was a ‘moral failure and national shame’

The dirty truth of the right wing social media network

On Friday, the Parler board decided to to terminate Matze, he wrote in his memo

Biden says Trump shouldn't get intel briefings

President Biden said Friday that he does not believe that former President Trump should continue to receive intelligence briefings

Fox Business suddenly cancels 'Lou Dobbs Tonight,' its highest-rated show

Lou Dobbs, by far the highest-rated host on the Fox Business Network, has just been canned by the network.

Possibility of criminal investigation of Trump for provoking violence

“People will want to know what the president was doing,”

Trump’s business sought a stake in Parler before he would join

Documents seen by BuzzFeed News show that Parler offered Trump 40% of the company if he posted exclusively to the platform. The deal was never finalized

Giuliani pressured Ukraine to investigate Biden family, new transcript reveals

‘Get someone to investigate this,’ Giuliani tells two Ukrainian officials in 40-minute call obtained by Time magazine

Georgia prosecutors open criminal investigation into Donald Trump phone call

Letter orders state government to preserve documents, including those related to Trump’s ‘find more votes’ call to secretary of state

Twitter says Trump ban is permanent – even if he runs for office again

Chief financial officer says ‘when you’re removed, you’re removed … our policies don’t allow people to come back’

US could have averted 40% of Covid deaths, says panel examining Trump's policies

The country began the pandemic with a degraded public health infrastructure, leading to more deaths than other high-income countries

Dozens of former Republican officials in talks to form anti-Trump party

Breakaway group would run on ‘principled conservatism’ platform, say those involved in discussions

Donald Trump left behind a clemency mess

Lawyers and criminal justice advocates are pushing Biden to act swiftly. But Covid and the economy are pushing action back

Managers rest their case: Trump ‘can do this again’ if he is not convicted

House managers used the words and video of the rioters at the Capitol to argue that the attack was carried out at the behest of former President Donald J. Trump

57-43: Seven Republicans break with former President Donald Trump

The 57-43 vote marked the first time since 1868 that a majority of the Senate voted to convict a president on an impeachment charge

After the impeachment: Nancy Pelosi want the capitol attack investigated like 9/11

In the wake of Republican senators caving to Trump over impeachment, the House Speaker has called for a probe into the January 6 insurrection — and even some of the former president’s allies appear to be on board

What is the 150-year-old Ku Klux Klan Act that is being used against Trump?

It’s not the first time the act has been invoked against former President Trump

Supreme Court declines to shield Trump's tax returns from Manhattan DA

The Supreme Court on Monday rebuffed a bid by former President Trump to shield his tax returns and other financial records from a New York grand jury subpoena

President Joe Biden to hold memorial as US nears 500,000 Covid deaths

Where Donald Trump suggested the death toll might reach 60,000 now experts fear it could rival those lost to the 1918 flu pandemic

Mike Lindell just got sued for $1.3 billion over election conspiracies

A spokesperson for Dominion Voting Systems said last month that Mike Lindell was “begging to be sued, and at some point, we may well oblige him.” This week, they did just that

Donald Trump will win 2024 GOP nomination if he runs

The Utah senator pointed to public opinion surveys that show Republican voters still overwhelmingly favor the former president

Manhattan prosecutors 'expand their investigation into Donald Trump

Close look at Don Jr and chief financial officer Allen Weisselberg'

Investigation gains steam as Manhattan prosecutors subpoena financial records

The state grand jury investigation revives the possibility that Bannon, the conservative and outspoken political strategist, could face state criminal charges

Trump's tax returns and related records turned over to Manhattan district attorney

Tax records that former President Donald Trump tried to keep secret for years are now in the hands of the New York district attorney

Donald Trump: Republicans say finally goodbye to free speech for good

Conservatives go after Liz Cheney for Trump CPAC remarks

Trump Ultra, Trump Lite or Trump Zero

The former president’s grip on the party base is so total that top Republicans say the path to the nomination is best defined by the degree of loyalty to him

American fascists, extremists, bigots and violent members meet in Florida

Bigots, insurrectionists and conspiracy theorists are on the agenda at the annual gathering of American conservatives, including former President Donald Trump

Completely insane Donald Trump repeats his big lies at far-right summit

Ex-president repeats false claims that he won 2020 election and floats possible run in 2024 in speech

Republican predicts Trump won’t be party’s presidential nominee in 2024

Senator Bill Cassidy points to seats lost in House and Senate during Trump presidency and says ‘if we idolize one person, we will lose’

Hyatt Hotels says stage resembling Nazi rune is 'abhorrent'

A photo of the stage went viral, with thousands of Twitter users comparing its distinctive design to an odal rune

Calls to can Goya Foods grow after CEO Unuane repeats Trump's election lies

Social media quick to point out Robert Unanue’s CPAC remarks about supposed election fraud are not worth a hill of beans

Christopher Wray says no evidence of 'antifa' involvement in Jan. 6 attack

The idea that "antifa" was responsible for the Jan. 6 Capitol breach has been floated repeatedly by former President Trump's allies

Donald Trump's reemergence poses risks for GOP

Donald Trump is expected to form a super PAC and be involved in party primaries

Alex Jones seen on leaked video saying he's 'sick' of Donald Trump

"I’m fucking sick of him. And I’m not doing this because, like, I’m kissing his fucking ass, you know"

US warned of possible militia plot to attack Capitol

Security beefed up after authorities obtain intelligence about apparent threat to ‘breach the Capitol by an identified militia group’

Joe Biden signals another severe reversal from Donald Trump

“The United States will never hesitate to use force when required to defend our vital national interests"

'QAnon shaman' is 'wounded' Trump hasn't helped him

Chansley requested a pardon shortly before Trump left office, a request that was not granted

Trump administration referred a record number of leaks for criminal investigation

Efforts to crack down on leakers skyrocketed under Trump, according to a Justice Department document obtained via FOIA

Trump fires back at editorial urging GOP to move on

The Wall Street Journal also blamed Trump for the GOP’s runoff losses in two Georgia Senate races

FBI is examining communications between lawmakers and Capitol rioters

None of this necessarily indicates wrongdoing by any lawmakers, the US official said

A few rightwing 'super-spreaders' fueled bulk of election falsehoods, study says

Tackling the most powerful social media accounts – such as Donald Trump’s – could be key to halting false narratives, researchers say

State Department aide appointed by Donald Trump stormed the Capitol

“We need fresh people, need fresh people”

Donald Trump faces new lawsuit alleging incitement of Capitol riot

Rep. Eric Swalwell, a California Democrat, sues the former president and other speakers at the Jan. 6 rally for conspiracy, infliction of emotional distress