As Trump ranted and rambled in Phoenix, his crowd slowly thinned
For 75 minutes, the president defended his response to Charlottesville, threatened a government shutdown and got a number of other things off his chest.
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The strange story of that ‘Blacks for Trump’ guy standing behind POTUS at his Phoenix rally
“Michael the Black Man,” as he calls himself, has been in a cult, called Oprah the Devil, and thinks Hillary Clinton is in the KKK.
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The Plum Line • Opinion
President Trump is deteriorating before our very eyes
Here’s one way this could all end.
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China demands U.S. immediately withdraw N. Korea sanctions, warns will hit ties
Beijing says it opposes unilateral sanctions — even though it is a tactic it habitually uses.
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Hillary Clinton calls Donald Trump a ‘creep,’ says her ‘skin crawled’ during debate
Clinton’s new book “What Happened” includes moments from the campaign she wishes she could “go back and do over.”
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PostEverything • Perspective
I was detained for protesting Trump. Here’s what the Secret Service asked me.
Instead of seeing a political dissenter, they saw a national security threat.
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Right Turn • Opinion
Trump in Arizona shows just how unfit he is
Let’s face it: Something is very wrong with the president.
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Trump threatens shutdown, suggests controversial pardon at Arizona rally
The president’s divisive remarks on Charlottesville violence lead thousands to gather outside the arena.
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How Powerball manipulated the odds to make another massive jackpot
Tweaks to the rules have led to more players spending money on tickets.
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Melania Trump thanks Chelsea Clinton for defending Barron Trump after website bashes his clothes
“It’s high time the media & everyone leave Barron Trump alone & let him have the private childhood he deserves,” Chelsea Clinton tweeted.
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Politics • Analysis
Why Ben Carson’s appearance in Phoenix was likely a violation of federal law
Carson was introduced with his government title. He shouldn’t have been.
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Trump’s attacks on GOP senators are self-defeating
Why is the president trying to weaken Jeff Flake and Dean Heller?
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He wore Confederate dress to Charlottesville. He got two middle fingers and possible expulsion from college.
A retelling of a confrontation in Charlottesville between two middle fingers and a Confederate flag.
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ESPN removes Robert Lee from calling U-Va. game in Charlottesville because of his name
“It’s a shame that this is even a topic of conversation and we regret that who calls play by play for a football game has become an issue,” ESPN said.
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‘Disgusting’ trove found in home of three elderly brothers accused of child sex abuse
The Seattle home of the Emery brothers was “littered from floor to ceiling” with children’s toys and clothes and sexual images of young girls.
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