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Trump's new communications director isn't new to his ways

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Trump's new communications director isn't new to his ways

- HAGERSTOWN, Md. — Others tried without much success, and now the job of keeping President Donald Trump on message has fallen to Hope Hicks, a young aide who entered his orbit not knowing the ride would eventually take her to the pinnacle of Washington politics. Word of Hicks' promotion to interim communications director — the 28-year-old was already in charge of "strategic" communications — landed this week just as the White House confronted one of its biggest messaging challenges
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Trump's new communications director isn't new to his ways

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Trump's new communications director isn't new to his ways

- HAGERSTOWN, Md. — Others tried without much success, and now the job of keeping President Donald Trump on message has fallen to Hope Hicks, a young aide who entered his orbit not knowing the ride would eventually take her to the pinnacle of Washington politics. Word of Hicks' promotion to interim communications director — the 28-year-old was already in charge of "strategic" communications — landed this week just as the White House confronted one of its biggest messaging challenges
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Trump to skip Kennedy Center arts awards

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Trump to skip Kennedy Center arts awards

- BRIDGEWATER, N.J. -- In a break with tradition, President Donald Trump and the first lady have decided not to participate in events honoring recipients of this year's Kennedy Center Honors arts awards to "allow the honorees to celebrate without any political distraction," the White House announced Saturday. The Kennedy Center said it respected Trump's decision and that the show will go on
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President Trump, first lady will not attend Kennedy Center Honors

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President Trump, first lady will not attend Kennedy Center Honors

- WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump will not attend the Kennedy Center Honors in December, the White House announced on Saturday, Aug. 19, after several honorees said they would boycott a White House reception before the show. The Kennedy Center also said in a statement the White House reception "will no longer take place." The White House said the president and first lady would not take part in the Kennedy Center Honors "to allow the honorees to celebrate without any political distraction
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President Trump, first lady will not attend Kennedy Center Honors

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President Trump, first lady will not attend Kennedy Center Honors

- WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump will not attend the Kennedy Center Honors in December, the White House announced on Saturday, Aug. 19, after several honorees said they would boycott a White House reception before the show. The Kennedy Center also said in a statement the White House reception "will no longer take place." The White House said the president and first lady would not take part in the Kennedy Center Honors "to allow the honorees to celebrate without any political distraction
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Trump to skip Kennedy Center arts awards

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Trump to skip Kennedy Center arts awards

- In a break with tradition, President Donald Trump and the first lady have decided not to participate in events honoring recipients of this year's Kennedy Center Honors arts awards to "allow the honorees to celebrate without any political distraction," the White House announced Saturday. The Kennedy Center said it respected Trump's decision and that the show will go on. Past presidents and first ladies have hosted a White House reception in the hours before the Kennedy Center gala, which they would then watch from seats high above the stage
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Major charities dump Trump’s club after Charlottesville drama

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Major charities dump Trump’s club after Charlottesville drama

- How fast things change in Donald Trump’s world. In April, Mar-a-Lago, the president’s private club in Palm Beach, was the hottest place to be in South Florida. Heads of states came to dine with The Donald while well-heeled members milled about and up to 500 tuxedoed charity fundraiser guests gawked. Less than four months later, Mar-a-Lago is suddenly a dirty word — courtesy of Trump’s inability to pick a side in the deadly Charlottesville protests
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Podcast: Howes on Trump losing big business

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Podcast: Howes on Trump losing big business

- Detroit News Columnist Daniel Howes and Michigan Radio are partners in weekly essays examining what's hot in Michigan business and politics – and what it all means. This week, Howes says President Donald Trump’s rhetorical mishandling of the Charlottesville racial confrontation proved the final straw for the business leaders he carefully courted. That’s not good news for the White House, congressional Republicans or the prospects for tax and regulatory reform
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President Trump to skip Kennedy Center arts awards

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President Trump to skip Kennedy Center arts awards

- President Donald Trump and the first lady have decided not to participate in events honoring recipients of this year's Kennedy Center arts awards to "allow the honorees to celebrate without any political distraction," the White House announced Saturday.
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Trump to sit out annual Kennedy Center Honors

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Trump to sit out annual Kennedy Center Honors

- AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster President Donald Trump arrives to speak during the Celebrate Freedom event at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, Saturday, July 1, 2017. SOURCE: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster After a contentious week with the arts community, President Donald Trump has decided to avoid more discord with those in performing arts fields by announcing he will not attend this year's Kennedy Center Honors
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Trump to sit out annual Kennedy Center Honors

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Trump to sit out annual Kennedy Center Honors

- AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster President Donald Trump arrives to speak during the Celebrate Freedom event at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, Saturday, July 1, 2017. SOURCE: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster After a contentious week with the arts community, President Donald Trump has decided to avoid more discord with those in performing arts fields by announcing he will not attend this year's Kennedy Center Honors
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Trump to sit out annual Kennedy Center Honors

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Trump to sit out annual Kennedy Center Honors

- AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster President Donald Trump arrives to speak during the Celebrate Freedom event at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, Saturday, July 1, 2017. SOURCE: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster After a contentious week with the arts community, President Donald Trump has decided to avoid more discord with those in performing arts fields by announcing he will not attend this year's Kennedy Center Honors
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Trump to sit out annual Kennedy Center Honors

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Trump to sit out annual Kennedy Center Honors

- AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster President Donald Trump arrives to speak during the Celebrate Freedom event at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, Saturday, July 1, 2017. SOURCE: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster After a contentious week with the arts community, President Donald Trump has decided to avoid more discord with those in performing arts fields by announcing he will not attend this year's Kennedy Center Honors
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Trump to sit out annual Kennedy Center Honors

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Trump to sit out annual Kennedy Center Honors

- AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster President Donald Trump arrives to speak during the Celebrate Freedom event at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, Saturday, July 1, 2017. SOURCE: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster After a contentious week with the arts community, President Donald Trump has decided to avoid more discord with those in performing arts fields by announcing he will not attend this year's Kennedy Center Honors
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Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser

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Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser

- Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has lost another informal adviser from the business world: billionaire investor Carl Icahn, who gave the White House guidance on its deregulation efforts. Icahn said in a letter to Trump released Friday that he is stepping down to prevent "partisan bickering" about his unofficial role that Democrats suggested could benefit him financially
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Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser

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Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser

- Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has lost another informal adviser from the business world: billionaire investor Carl Icahn, who gave the White House guidance on its deregulation efforts. Icahn said in a letter to Trump released Friday that he is stepping down to prevent "partisan bickering" about his unofficial role that Democrats suggested could benefit him financially
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Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser

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Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser

- Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has lost another informal adviser from the business world: billionaire investor Carl Icahn, who gave the White House guidance on its deregulation efforts. Icahn said in a letter to Trump released Friday that he is stepping down to prevent "partisan bickering" about his unofficial role that Democrats suggested could benefit him financially
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  • Trump to skip Kennedy Center arts awards
    Trump to skip Kennedy Center arts awards

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    BRIDGEWATER, N.J. -- In a break with tradition, President Donald Trump and the first lady have decided not to participate in events honoring recipients of this year's Kennedy Center Honors arts awards to "allow the honorees to celebrate without any political distraction," the White House announced Saturday. The Kennedy Center said it respected Trump's decision and that the show will go on
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  • Trump to skip Kennedy Center arts awards
    Trump to skip Kennedy Center arts awards

    , oregonlive.com

    BRIDGEWATER, N.J. -- In a break with tradition, President Donald Trump and the first lady have decided not to participate in events honoring recipients of this year's Kennedy Center Honors arts awards to "allow the honorees to celebrate without any political distraction," the White House announced Saturday. The Kennedy Center said it respected Trump's decision and that the show will go on
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  • Trump tweets thanks to Steve Bannon for service and role in campaign against Clinton
    Trump tweets thanks to Steve Bannon for service and role in campaign against Clinton

    , reuters.com

    (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump praised his former chief strategist Steve Bannon on Saturday, thanking him on Twitter for his service and his role in the presidential election campaign against Hillary Clinton. "I want to thank Steve Bannon for his service. He came to the campaign during my run against Crooked Hillary Clinton - it was great! Thanks S," Trump
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Barack Obama

  • Barack Obama declining to engage Trump reflects ex-president balancing act
    Barack Obama declining to engage Trump reflects ex-president balancing act

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    The Obamas are both giving speeches and writing books in post-presidency Former President Barack Obama weighed on Charlottesville with a His measured response shows the protocol challenges ex-presidents face (CNN)Since leaving office in January, President Barack Obama has used written statements to defend the Affordable Care Act, denounce a decision to withdraw the US from the Paris climate accord, and, most recently, call for peace during Kenya's elections
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Vladimir Putin

  • The World Trusts Putin More Than Trump on Foreign Affairs, Pew Says
    The World Trusts Putin More Than Trump on Foreign Affairs, Pew Says

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    People around the world have more confidence in Russian President Vladimir Putin handling world affairs than in his U.S. Counterpart Donald Trump, a Pew Research Center survey showed. Of 36 countries canvassed, 22, including Germany, France and Japan, trust Putin more, according to the pollster’s 2017 spring survey. People had more confidence in Trump in 13 countries, including the U.K., India and Israel
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Angela Merkel

  • Merkel says she won't avoid eastern Germany despite hecklers
    Merkel says she won't avoid eastern Germany despite hecklers

    , siouxcityjournal.com

    BERLIN (AP) — Angela Merkel, running for re-election next month, says she won't avoid eastern Germany despite encountering renewed public heckling at a campaign rally there. Merkel was greeted with whistles and shouts of "get lost" at campaign stops in the eastern states of Saxony and Thuringia on Thursday. The incidents recalled scenes in the eastern town of Heidenau two years ago, when protesters screamed abuse at Merkel for allowing hundreds of thousands of refugees to come to Germany
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