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  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. Breaks with NASCAR Owners, Approves NFL Protests

    September 25, 2017 1:43 PM 38

    Not all NASCAR people are siding with Trump -- with Dale Earnhardt Jr. throwing his support behind NFL protesters ... despite several NASCAR owners bashing them. After POTUS said NFL owners should fire any "son of a bitch" who takes a knee, two of the most powerful men in NASCAR gave major stamps of approval. Richard Petty said, "Anybody that don’t stand

  • Donald Trump Appears to Flip Off Patriots Owner Robert Kraft After His Statement

    September 24, 2017 10:41 PM 30

    Donald Trump is no master of subtlety ... 'cause it DEFINITELY looks like he just gave New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft the finger on national television. A reporter asked Trump Sunday what he made of his friend, Kraft, releasing a statement that was -- in no shortage of words -- clearly anti-Trump, at least in this case. Trump said he thinks

  • Congressional Hispanic Caucus PAC spending big on Vegas resorts, restaurants, nightclubs

    September 21, 2017 11:12 AM 33

    The Congressional Hispanic Caucus BOLD PAC (CHC BOLD PAC), the fundraising arm of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, is spending big on resorts, restaurants, and nightclubs this year, mainly in Las Vegas, Federal Election Commission filings show. The CHC BOLD PAC describes itself as "the fastest growing Democratic political action committee dedicated

  • Iran president says Trump's UN speech was full of 'ugly, ignorant words'

    September 20, 2017 11:26 PM 58

    "Ugly, ignorant words were spoken by the U.S. president against the Iranian nation," said Rouhani in his own speech to the General Assembly, "full of hatred and baseless allegations." Rouhani continued by defending his country's participation in the nuclear agreement and offered a threat directed towards the U.S., saying that Iran "will respond decisively

  • RNC spent over $230K last month covering Trump's legal fees in Russia investigations

    September 20, 2017 6:06 PM 50

    The Republican National Committee spent over $230,000 last month to cover President Donald Trump's legal fees related to the investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, an RNC official confirmed for ABC News. The money went to two members of Trump's personal legal team: $131,250 to Jay Sekulow and $100,000 to John Dowd through

  • Trump says he has reached decision on Iran deal: 'I'll let you know'

    September 20, 2017 4:40 PM 49

    President Donald Trump indicated Wednesday that he has made a decision on the future of the Iran nuclear deal, but refused to offer additional information. "I have decided," Trump told reporters three times this morning as he met with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. "I'll let you know what the decision is." During his speech to the United

  • Speaker Ryan to tour Texas and Florida hurricane damage

    September 20, 2017 11:30 AM 31

    WASHINGTON – U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan will lead a bipartisan delegation Wednesday to Houston and other areas of Texas and Florida hardest hit by Hurricane Harvey and Irma. On his way to Texas, he will visit Jacksonville, Miami, and the Florida Keys to survey damage and meet with FEMA, Coast Guard and local officials. He is expected to arrive in Houston

  • Gisele Bundchen Seen Out Amidst Rumors Tom and Ivanka Previously Dated

    September 19, 2017 2:14 PM 64

    Gisele Bündchen was flyin' solo Monday, arriving at Boston Logan Airport shortly after former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci strongly insinuated Tom Brady didn't attend the Super Bowl celebration at the White House because Gisele had a jealousy thing over Ivanka Trump. Scaramucci co-hosted "TMZ Live" Monday and suggested Tom and Ivanka

  • Still no charity money from leftover Trump inaugural funds

    September 16, 2017 2:12 PM 27

    President Trump's inaugural committee has contributed leftover funds to renovations at the White House and the vice president's residence. But the committee has yet to start giving money to charity, as it promised. Eight months after raising $107 million, Trump insiders tell The Associated Press there is confusion about how much money the committee has left. Vendors

  • Pence spokesman to leave the Trump administration

    September 15, 2017 5:12 PM 19

    Vice President Mike Pence's press secretary is leaving the Trump administration to serve as an outside surrogate for the White House's political efforts. That's according to a person familiar with the decision. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak ahead of an announcement. Marc Lotter has served as a top aide to Pence