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Politics Nov 02Democratic lawmakers sue Trump administration over D.C. hotel lease
The lawsuit accuses the acting head of the General Services Administration of violating a nearly 90-year-old law and preventing congressional oversight.
Politics Jun 02AP report: Special counsel’s Russia investigation includes former Trump campaign chair
Robert Mueller may also expand his investigation to the roles of the attorney general and deputy attorney general in the firing of FBI Director James Comey.
Politics Oct 02Trump losses may mean he didn’t pay taxes for years, report says
The New York Times obtained several pages of Donald Trump's tax returns, showing losses so large the may have allowed him to avoid paying federal income taxes for 18 years.
Politics Sep 14Leaked Colin Powell emails fault Trump and Clinton
WASHINGTON -- Former Secretary of State Colin Powell, in newly leaked emails, criticized both major presidential candidates, calling Donald Trump "a national disgrace" and lamenting Hillary Clinton's attempt to equate her email practices with his.
Politics Jul 08Are Trump’s ‘Made in USA’ hats really made in USA?
Donald Trump says he won't stand for it if it turns out some of his hats labeled "Made in USA" actually weren't made entirely in the USA.
Politics Jun 04Trump OK’d business partner with alleged Iran laundering ties
Six months before he entered the presidential race, Donald Trump announced a new real estate project in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Education Mar 14U.S. to fire monitor overseeing turnaround strategies of for-profit colleges
WASHINGTON — The Education Department is removing a law firm hired to oversee the turnaround of schools owned by Corinthian Colleges Inc., a for-profit education company whose financial collapse had placed at risk more than $1 billion in federal student…
Politics Mar 14Trump used foreign student labor he pledges to ban
If elected president, Donald Trump has pledged to scrap a work visa program that brings 300,000 student workers each year to the U.S. Among the businesses that would be forced to stop hiring foreign labor: Trump's own.
Politics Mar 09Trump received tax credit for middle class taxpayers
WASHINGTON — In three consecutive years, Donald Trump has received a property tax credit for people with incomes of less $500,000.
Politics Feb 27Trump threatens to weaken First Amendment protections for reporters
Feeling maligned by the media, Donald Trump is threatening to weaken First Amendment protections for reporters if he were president and make it easier for him to sue them.