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As the Washington Post first reported Tuesday, Donald Trump spent more than a quarter of a million dollars from his charitable Trump Foundation to settle lawsuits. "Those cases … were among four newly documented expenditures in which Trump may have violated laws against 'self-dealing' — which prohib...
07:46 At charity roast, Donald Trump delivered what might as well be a campaign eulogy2
10:05 Goodwin: This Hail Mary Move at the Final Debate Could Save Donald Trump's Campaign1
21:36 ‘We Are Moving On’: Melania Trump Breaks Near Silence to Defend Husband
12:16 The Daily 202: Trump has reached his ceiling, with little or no room to grow1