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Matt Gaetz is set to headline a pro-Trump women's event at Trump's Doral resort even as a sex trafficking investigation looms

Rep. Matt Gaetz will speak at a "BBQ, Boots, & Bluegrass" event at the Save America Summit. Photo by Erin Scott-Pool via Getty Images Matt Gaetz is set to headline a pro-Trump women's gala at a Trump-owned golf resort in Florida this Friday. He will attend the event despite an ongoing probe into whether he paid for sex with an underage girl. It appears Gaetz is still very much aligned with Trump, despite the former president remaining silent on the probe. See more stories on Insider...
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Biden announces US has administered 150m Covid vaccine doses – as it happened

Biden urges seniors to ‘get vaccinated now’ before all Americans become eligible on 19 AprilPolice say suspect dead after shooting at Fort Detrick, MarylandOfficer Billy Evans, who died on Friday, to lie in honor at CapitolHow far-right Oath Enforcers plan to harass political enemies 12.58am BST – Joan E Greve and Maanvi Singh 12.45am BST Matt Gaetz, the Florida Republican congressman who is being investigated over child sex trafficking charges, and who reportedly shared nude pictures o...
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Trump Casino Miami? Florida Gambling Bill Raises Possibility

Donald Trump’s struggling Doral golf club near Miami could be thrown a lifeline if a Florida bill being hammered out behind closed doors allows more gambling in the state and the property is allowed to operate a casino.
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Eric Trump is pushing for the family's Doral golf resort in Florida to be turned into a casino

Eric Trump. Peter Zay/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images Eric Trump told the Washington Post he wants to turn Miami Doral into a casino. Florida lawmakers are reportedly considering a measure to allow more gambling at properties. The expansive Miami Doral resort has been financially struggling for years. See more stories on Insider's business page. Eric Trump is pushing for the Trump Organization's financially struggling Miami Doral Resort in South Florida to be turned into a casin...
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Donald Trump's business empire took a serious hit last year, disclosure shows

Former US president Donald Trump is returning to a family business ravaged by pandemic shutdowns and restrictions, with revenue plunging more than 40 per cent at his Doral golf property, his Washington hotel and both his Scottish... [Author: [email protected]]
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Trump Returns To A Business Empire Ravaged By Pandemic

Revenue at the former president's Doral golf property, his Washington hotel and both his Scottish resorts have declined.
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‘It cost him his life.’ Suspect drowns trying to flee Doral police

A man died early Friday morning after running from police and jumping into a canal in Doral.
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Secret Service Signs For $180,000 More In Golf Cart Rentals For Trump Outings

The contracts ― the larger of which can be canceled if Trump loses ― come as the president returns to his Doral resort.
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Having Burned Through $1 Billion Already, Trump Still Doing In-Person Fundraising

Trump is hosting a $100,000-per-couple fundraiser at his Doral golf course Thursday.
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Trump has lost more than $315 million on his golf courses over the last 20 years, bombshell report finds

Getty President Donald Trump has lost $315.6 million since 2000 from the 15 golf courses he owns in the US, Scotland, and Ireland, The New York Times found in a bombshell report published Sunday.  Trump bought his National Doral golf resort in Miami for $150 million in 2012 and, over the next six years, lost $162.3 million on the property, according to Trump's tax documents obtained by The Times.  The president's three European golf courses have reported a total of $63.6 million in losses...
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McIlroy finds drive and focus in BMW test

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays his fourth shot on the fifth green during the second round of the BMW Championship on the North Course at Olympia Fields Country Club on August 28, 2020 in Olympia Fields, Illinois. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images Driving the ball well is the heartbeat of Rory McIlroy’s game and that was key to his race to the ...
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Hurricane Heads for Florida—Just as Coronavirus Deaths Hit New Record

As Florida struggles to contain the coronavirus pandemic that has killed at least 7,000 residents, state officials are now scrambling to deal with another dueling disaster gaining momentum: Hurricane Isaias. “It’s just another thing to add to the torture,” Inez Cruz, a teacher in Palm Beach County, told the Washington Post. “It’s another worry on top of what we already had.”The National Hurricane Center estimated Isaias will make landfall in southeast Florida late Saturday or early Sunday as a ...
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Trump claims ‘nobody ever heard’ Abraham Lincoln was a Republican until he pointed it out

Donald Trump has claimed that until he became US president “nobody ever heard” that Abraham Lincoln was a Republican.The US president’s improbable claim came during a roundtable discussion on Venezuela at his Doral golf resort in Florida, in which he largely ignored the issue of the South American country and instead praised his administration’s handling of a coronavirus pandemic that has killed more than 135,000 Americans.
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Trump makes it to Florida but postpones New Hampshire rally

By JONATHAN LEMIRE and BILL BARROW | Associated Press MIAMI — President Donald Trump made it to the critical battleground state of Florida on Friday to raise campaign cash and tend to issues of high interest there for his base supporters. But his efforts to relaunch travel after a hiatus caused by a surge in coronavirus cases hit a new snag as his campaign canceled a weekend rally in New Hampshire, citing a tropical storm threatening the area. Press secretary Kayleigh McEnany told reporters the ...
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As the Virus Surges in South Florida, a Trump Resort Joins the Rush to Reopen

Miami-Dade County has been hit with about a quarter of the state’s cases. The Doral hotel and golf club there is taking steps to prevent infection, even as many visitors and some workers do not wear masks.
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Brazil's Bolsonaro accepts little blame for his country's COVID-19 disaster, but he wears a face mask

Brazil now has the world's second-largest outbreak of COVID-19, with 375,000 confirmed cases, putting it a distant No. 2 to the U.S. and its 1.66 million cases. "President Jair Bolsonaro is deflecting all responsibility for the coronavirus crisis, casting blame on mayors, governors, an outgoing health minister, and the media," The Associated Press reports. With one notable exception, he "has avoided acknowledging the potential effects of his actions, particularly in undermining local leaders...
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Official: U.S. might sanction China over Hong Kong security law

The U.S. is likely to impose sanctions against China if it enacts a new national security law that would erode Hong Kong's autonomy, White House National Security Advisor Robert O'Brien said Sunday.The legislation, announced last week during China's National People's Congress, will allow Beijing to take over in Hong Kong, O'Brien said. That would make it unlikely that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo could certify that the city, a former British colony, had a "high degree" of a...
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Hong Kong protests flare up again, as demonstrators issue calls for independence

Hong Kong's pro-democracy, anti-government protests were back in full force Sunday for the first time since COVID-19 lockdowns began, while riot police fired tear gas on the crowds for the first time in weeks.Thousands of mostly young people took to the streets just days after China signaled it planned to directly impose national security laws against subversion, sedition and terrorism, and collusion with foreign forces on the city. The demonstrators believe Beijing's plan to bypass Hong...
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For Trump Organization, Office Skyscrapers Make Up for Lagging Hotels

DORAL, Fla. -- It is happy hour at Trump National Doral Miami, the sprawling resort that is the biggest cash generator in President Donald Trump's business portfolio. But on a weekday evening in November, only a few sprinklings of patrons grace the resort's bar and high-end steakhouse. Tables with lit candles sit empty through the night.The Doral -- which Trump proposed as the site of next year's Group of 7 meeting before backing off amid intense criticism -- is emblematic of the fin...
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The 2019 Golden Dukes Awards Nominees Are Here

It’s that time again: The 2019 Golden Duke Awards are upon is. Named for the breathtakingly corrupt former Rep. Randy “Duke” Cunningham (R-CA), these awards honor the people behind the biggest political disasters of the year. Whether they’ve reached new heights of corruption, stupidity, or just plan weirdness, they deserve our commendation. Our esteemed panel of judges will consider the nominees below and render their verdict next Friday. In the meantime, as a new decade barrels our way, let’s t...
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Hundreds of pro-impeachment rallies held across the United States on eve of House votes

On the night before the House of Representatives votes on two articles of impeachment against President Trump, protesters gathered in cities across the United States to call on Congress to vote for his removal from office.Embed from Getty ImagesAn estimated 600 demonstrations were held on Tuesday, organized by the MoveOn and Indivisible groups. In New York City, protesters in Manhattan chanted "No one's above the law," while in Florida, demonstrators stood in front of a sign for Trump's ...
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This Week: The First Rule Of Buying An Ambassadorship

The first rule of buying an ambassadorship is don’t write an email about it to the senator controlling your nomination. And yet, that’s just what Doug “Papa Doug” Manchester appears to have done, CBS News reports. Manchester — just like EU Ambassador Gordon Sondland — donated $1 million to Trump’s inaugural committee and was nominated to be the U.S. ambassador to the Bahamas in Trump’s early days. But the nomination stalled in the Senate. Then things picked back up: Trump praised Manchester i...
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October linkfest

Writing a book? (Maybe during NaNoWriMo?) Meghan Daum, whose latest book The Problem with Everything: My Journey Through the New Culture Wars was published last week, has a cautionary tale for you. Look—“outrage” is right on the cover! *   Maybe that book of yours will become an audiobook. Here’s editor and author Carol Saller with tips on preparing an audiobook for a narrator who isn’t you. * Just in >> House and Senate Dems just introduced the “THUG Act” which would ...
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Who Makes Money When a Bunch of Conspiracy Theorists Throw a Party at Trump’s Hotel?

This story first appeared at ProPublica and WNYC.  ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. This month, about a thousand supporters of President Donald Trump gathered at his resort in Florida to discuss a variety of unsupported theories. There were panels on the “Russia Hoax” and “Voter Fraud in the USA.” One speaker endorsed the theory that former President Barack Obama had planned t...
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This Week: Bombshell Testimony In The Impeachment Inquiry

Big week for the impeachment probe: On Tuesday, Bill Taylor, the top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, delivered the most damning testimony in the impeachment inquiry yet. In his opening statement, he told House investigators that the Trump administration told Ukraine that military aid would be contingent on officials in the country opening a probe into the Ukrainian company with ties to Joe Biden’s son. Gordon Sondland, the U.S. ambassador to the European Union, who Taylor alleged spoke to both Trump a...
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Democrats call Trump 'increasingly brazen' in emoluments court filing, citing G7 proposal

President Donald Trump continues to show disdain for the Constitution by his suggestion to hold the G7 summit at his Doral golf resort, lawyers for more than 200 Democrats in Congress told a federal appeals court Tuesday in an emoluments lawsuit.
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Dems call Trump 'increasingly brazen' in emoluments court filing

President Donald Trump continues to show disdain for the Constitution by his suggestion to hold the G7 summit at his Doral golf resort, lawyers for more than 200 Democrats in Congress told a federal appeals court Tuesday in an emoluments lawsuit.
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Democrats call Trump 'increasingly brazen' in emoluments court filing, citing Doral G7 proposal

President Donald Trump continues to show disdain for the Constitution by his suggestion to hold the G7 summit at his Doral golf resort, lawyers for more than 200 Democrats in Congress told a federal appeals court Tuesday in an emoluments lawsuit.
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Dems To Cite Trump’s G-7 Doral Mess As More Evidence In Their Emoluments Lawsuit

Democrats suing President Donald Trump over alleged emoluments clause violations will bring up Trump’s now-reversed decision to hold next year’s G-7 summit at his resort in Doral, Florida to help bolster their case on Tuesday. Led by Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Democrats will file a briefing in their lawsuit in the D.C. Circuit of Appeals that will mention Trump’s decision as an example of the President flouting what he calls the “phony” emoluments clause. “The President may have decided,...
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Doral Reversal Leaves Mulvaney In A More Vulnerable Position Than Ever

President Donald Trump has been displeased with acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney, and recently reached out to Nick Ayers, former aide to Vice President Mike Pence, to see if he’d be willing to return to Washington. According to the New York Times, Mulvaney’s disastrous press conference Thursday only increased the volume on the chorus of advisers telling Trump to ditch him. Trump ultimately reversed himself on hosting next year’s G7 summit at the Doral Resort just days after Mul...
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