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'Good first steps': Trump welcomes Saudi arrests in Khashoggi case – video

Speaking at Luke air force base in Arizona, the US president welcomed an admission from the Saudi government that Jamal Khashoggi was dead. He said that arrests of a number of high-ranking Saudi officials were 'good first steps' but he would prefer retribution would not include cancelling weapon contracts with the kingdom Continue reading...
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Election: Voter registration at DMV churns up big numbers, big questions

Get a driver’s license. Register to vote. That’s how California’s new ‘Motor Voter’ law is supposed to work. And, for most, the law that automatically registers voters has worked just fine. But there have been glitches; more than 100,000 of them, including the Department of Motor Vehicles registering some people who aren’t eligible to vote. That’s led Secretary of State Alex Padilla to call for an independent audit of the DMV and for other critics to question the integrity of a process that is a...
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Trump revives fiery immigration talk before midterm elections

Donald Trump fueled his 2016 campaign with fiery immigration rhetoric, visions of hordes flowing across the border to assault Americans and steal their jobs. Now, in the final weeks before midterm elections, he’s back at it as he looks to stave off Democratic gains in Congress.
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Don Lemon: Trump is pulling out all the stops

CNN's Don Lemon criticizes President Donald Trump's talking points defending both Saudi Arabia and Rep. Greg Gianforte ahead of a crucial 2018 midterm election.
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Leftist Violence Natural Outgrowth of Authoritarian Ideology

Opinion Leftist Violence Natural Outgrowth of Authoritarian Ideology  USA – -(Ammoland.com)- What do you make of the leftist violence and anarchy all over the country lately? Is it just random and unrepresentative of the Democratic Party and the left as a whole? Or does it logically follow from what the left has become?In Portland, Oregon, in June, a leftist mob surrounded a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement field office, barricading the exits and blocking the driveway. “Guards” patro...
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Trump socialism and housing finance

Various tax law scholars have commented on the tax fraud allegations in the recent New York Times story. Equally important is the story's reminder that our housing finance system, and the real estate fortunes it has spawned, have depended for nearly a century on the largess of government. Fred Trump, the president's father, built the fortune that Donald Trump inherited after avoiding or evading millions in estate and gift taxes.  Fred's fortune was almost entirely due to his savvy exploitation o...
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Trump’s national security adviser heads to Moscow

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s national security adviser will raise thorny subjects with his counterparts when he visits Moscow to help craft a script for another high-level meeting between Trump and Russia President Vladimir Putin. John Bolton leaves Saturday on a trip to Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia and Georgia. His first stop is Moscow to […]
Tags: News, Washington, Russia, Georgia, Ap, Moscow, Donald Trump, Trump, Nation & World Politics, Vladimir Putin John Bolton, Russia Azerbaijan Armenia


Trump obscures huge differences in California’s race for governor

The focus of the ongoing election, one where many voters already have ballots in hand, is primarily on President Donald Trump, from both his loyal supporters and his fervent opponents. Without Trump’s presence, there would be few threats to the current status quo in California’s delegation to Congress, where 39 current members are Democrats and 14 Republicans. But Trump arouses such strong feelings that half the current GOP seats appear threatened this fall, even though his name is absent from o...
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Jamal Khashoggi death: Donald Trump says Saudi explanation is 'credible' – live updates

Follow all the worldwide reaction after the authorities announce in late-night TV broadcast, security chief is sacked and 18 Saudi nationals are under arrestJamal Khashoggi is dead, Saudis sayObituary: high-profile campaigner who paid highest price 2.39am BST Shadi Hamid, senior fellow at the policy thinktank the Brookings Institute, says the way the US responds to the Saudi announcement is “critical”.“What we’ve seen by the Saudis over the past 16 days is one of the more sustained campaigns...
Tags: Washington Post, Saudi Arabia, US, Turkey, US foreign policy, Middle East and North Africa, Middle East, Donald Trump, Mohammed, Jeddah, Mohammed bin Salman, Salman, Shadi Hamid, Brookings Institute, Khashoggi, Jamal Khashoggi


Trump says he believes Saudi explanation for Khashoggi's death, but some lawmakers are skeptical

President Donald Trump said Friday that he believes Saudi Arabia's explanation for the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and called the arrest of 18 Saudis "a good first step."
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Lawmakers are skeptical about Saudi explanation

President Donald Trump offered a positive initial reaction Friday to news that Saudi Arabia identified the individuals who they say are responsible for the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
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Trump on Khashoggi: It's a good first step

President Donald Trump said Friday that he believes Saudi Arabia's explanation for the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and called the arrest of 18 Saudis "a good first step."
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A Whole Lot of Babbling Going On

Did Donald Trump ever mention he got elected president?
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Saudis admit Khashoggi is dead. What are Trump's options?

Jamal Khashoggi's murder at the hands of a Saudi Arabian government team means President Donald Trump now faces a question: what to do about it.
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Just A Reminder Of What Donald Trump Really Thinks About Ted Cruz

Trump in 2016: "Why would the people of Texas support Ted Cruz when he has accomplished absolutely nothing for them?"
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What Donald Trump Really Thinks About Ted Cruz

Trump in 2016: "Why would the people of Texas support Ted Cruz when he has accomplished absolutely nothing for them?"
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Playing Trump’s game in culture war a losing Dems’ strategy

More than seven years after President Donald Trump launched his political career by questioning then-President Barack Obama’s citizenship, Democrats are still struggling to find the right strategy to fight back against his racially-charged rhetoric. After years of taunting from Trump, Sen. Elizabeth Warren revealed her DNA results this week proving her Native American roots. If […]
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Trump's financial ties to Saudis under scrutiny

Two Democratic lawmakers sent a letter to President Donald Trump on Friday criticizing the administration's response to Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance and asking for information about what they describe as the President's "ongoing personal enrichment from Saudi government payments." CNN's Brian Todd reports.
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Saudi state media says missing journalist Khashoggi died in fight at consulate in Turkey

ANKARA, Turkey — The Latest on the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who went missing after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul earlier this month (all times local): 1:30 a.m. Saudi state-run media is reporting that prosecutors in the kingdom believe Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul in a quarrel. State media also quotes prosecutors as saying 18 Saudi nationals are being held on suspicion of being involved in ...
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Democrats seek answers over Trump 'personal enrichment' from Saudi Arabia's government

Two Democratic lawmakers sent a letter to President Donald Trump on Friday criticizing the administration's response to Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance and asking for information about what they describe as the President's "ongoing personal enrichment from Saudi government payments."
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US official: Trump likely to meet with Kim early next year

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will likely have his second meeting with Kim Jong Un early next year to continue charting a way for the North Korean leader to give up his nuclear weapons in a verifiable way. A senior administration official told White House reporters Friday that a meeting is “likely sometime after […]
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Trump: Charged Russian national 'had nothing to do with my campaign'

President Donald Trump, asked about the Russian national charged with attempting to interfere in the 2018 midterm elections Friday, was quick to defend himself and repeat that there was "no collusion" with his campaign.
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Trump doesn't regret 'body slam' praise

During a memorandum signing event in Scottsdale, Arizona, President Donald Trump said he does not regret praising Rep. Greg Gianforte who assaulted a reporter.
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Trump wants to cut red tape, hasten water projects in West

DENVER (AP) — President Donald Trump has ordered the government to streamline regulations that he says are hindering work on four major water projects in the western United States. Trump signed a memorandum Friday aimed at helping the Central Valley Project and the California State Water Project in California, the Klamath Irrigation Project in Oregon […]
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Trump wades into California's 'water wars' with environmental standards memo

President will sign memo directing agencies to review standards that conservatives argue are keeping water from farmersThe Trump administration is wading into California’s “water wars” on behalf of embattled Republicans and agricultural interests weeks before the November midterm elections.Donald Trump signed a memo on Friday directing agencies to review and revise or rescind environmental standards that conservatives argue are keeping water from flowing to farmers in the Central Valley. He is a...
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Trump says he has no regrets about praising congressman for assaulting reporter

President Donald Trump said Friday he doesn't regret praising a Republican congressman who body slammed a reporter.
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President Trump says he will consider sanctions if Saudis linked to Khashoggi’s presumed death

President Donald Trump says he would consult with Congress about sanctions against Saudi Arabia if it is proven that they killed Jamal Khashoggi.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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What Donald & Ivanka Trump's Body Language Reveals About Their Relationship

A lot has been written about the relationship between Ivanka Trump and her father. Her siblings Donald Jr., Eric, and Tiffany all openly admitted that she's Donald Trump's "favorite child " in a 2015 interview with Barbara Walters. But the fact that she's a senior advisor in his White House adds a layer of complexity to their dynamic, especially given that they reportedly don't always agree."She feels a certain level of power. So does he. They each have their own internal feeling about the powe...
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Senator pressures EPA over official's industry ties, meetings

A key Democrat on the Senate environment committee has fired off two letters over concerns of a violation of President Donald Trump's ethics agreement and conflict of interest at the Environmental Protection Agency.
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How Al Gore Built The Global Warming Fraud

And changed the alarmism from global cooling to global warming, and now climate change by Jay Lehr and Tom Harris How Al Gore Built The Global Warming Fraud USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Although his science is often seriously wrong, no one can deny that Al Gore has a flare for the dramatic. Speaking about climate change in an October 12 PBS interview, the former vice-president proclaimed, “We have a global emergency.” Referring to the most recent UN climate report, Gore claimed it showed that curr...
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