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April 27, 2017 5:07 PM How Trump’s Racial Demagoguery Makes It Easier for the GOP to Sell Tax Giveaways to the Wealthy

The president’s racial demagoguery makes it easier for the GOP to sell tax giveaways to the wealthy. His new tax plan, a one-page summary unveiled on Wednesday in the last-minute scramble for an accomplishment before the end of his first 100 days, would cut the business rate down to 15 percent. Now, Trump isn’t a business, but he owns one, and it’s not structured 14

April 27, 2017 4:54 PM María Eugenia Vidal, Buenos Aires Governor, Breaks With Argentina’s Past

Young politician leads fight against Peronist legacy as her ally, President Mauricio Macri, meets Trump BUENOS AIRES—A 43-year-old governor has unexpectedly become the face of President Mauricio Macri’s efforts to dismantle the legacy of Peronism, the movement that has dominated Argentine politics for the past seven decades. María Eugenia Vidal, governor 11

April 27, 2017 4:45 PM Trumps welcome Argentina President Mauricio Macri to White House

April 27 (UPI) -- President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump on Thursday hosted Argentine President Mauricio Macri and Argentine first lady Juliana Awada at the White House to discuss enhancing relations between countries. The Trumps met the Argentine leader and his wife at the South Lawn entrance of the White House, where U.S. officials said the leaders 14

April 27, 2017 4:35 PM Obama's $400G Wall Street speech leaves liberal base stunned

Former President Obama's upcoming speech to Wall Streeters is putting $400,000 in his pocket - and putting longtime supporters in a difficult situation. Democratic Party leaders and grass roots activists alike are at a loss to explain how the onetime champion of the 99 percent could cash in with a September address at a health care conference run by investment 11

April 27, 2017 9:00 AM 'General Hospital' star Carolyn Hennesy hopes Daytime Emmys will focus more on winners, less on politics

Fox News: In terms of style on the red carpet, what are you hoping to see more and less of this year? Fox News: Several awards show have taken a political turn. Do you expect the same for the Daytime Emmys? Fox News: You’ve been playing Diane Miller since 2006. What’s keeping you motivated to tell her story? Fox News: When it comes to finding romance 17

April 27, 2017 4:07 AM Trump’s first 100 days: Ambitious proposals to reshape taxes, trade, the internet and more

President Trump made some memorable promises on the campaign trail about how he could improve the economy. He even said he could achieve 4 percent growth domestic product growth. Now, the president is starting a process that will test his ability to deliver. The White House made tax reform the centerpiece of its busy 97th day in office, unveiling a proposal 15

April 27, 2017 12:57 AM Obama Balances Civic-Minded Side With the Lure of a $400,000 Speech

Throughout his years in the White House, Mr. Obama championed the problems of the poor even as he showed an affinity for Hollywood superstars, elite artists and technology billionaires. As he left the White House, Mr. Obama made it clear that he wanted to continue working for those who struggle to climb what he often called the “ladders of opportunity 19

April 26, 2017 10:41 PM Politics Isn't Costing ESPN

Many fine storytellers have lost their livelihoods. On Wednesday, ESPN said that the company would "implement changes in our talent lineup," and one by one, ESPN writers, anchors and TV reporters announced on Twitter that they'd been laid off. Veteran NFL reporter Ed Werder. Former NFL quarterback and studio analyst Trent Dilfer. Respected baseball writer 13

April 26, 2017 12:20 AM It’s Canada’s turn to get blasted by Trump

As NAFTA negotiations approach, Trump says Canada has ‘outsmarted’ the U.S. for years President Donald Trump poses for a portrait in the Oval Office in Washington, Friday, April 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) WASHINGTON – Step aside, China and Mexico: Canada is now U.S. President Donald Trump’s whipping-boy-du-jour on trade, something he made abundantly 15

April 25, 2017 7:01 AM Macron Struggles in Media Spotlight as Presidency Beckons

Emmanuel Macron stumbled out of the gate in his quest to unify France behind his bid for the French presidency, with some critics accusing him of complacency and a lack of guile in the aftermath of his first-round success. After qualifying for the May 7 runoff alongside nationalist Marine Le Pen, the political rookie gave a 15-minute speech that some observers 14