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Politics Dec 07Trump calls for ban on all Muslims entering U.S.
NEWARK, N.J. -- Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump called Monday for a "total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States."…
Nation Nov 10Starbucks touts Christmas coffee after flap over red cups
Starbucks is pushing back against suggestions stoked by Republican presidential contender Donald Trump that this year's minimalist design for its holiday cups is a slap at Christmas.
Politics Oct 31Trump to release plan aimed at improving veteran health care
Donald Trump outlined an unreleased position paper to improve veterans' health care and other services on Saturday, as he faces continued criticism for failing to provide policy specifics.
Politics Oct 23Trump calls for PACs supporting him to return money to donors
Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is denouncing the outside political action committees supporting his candidacy, demanding they return the money they've collected, and calling on his opponents to do the same.
Politics Oct 18Trump’s campaign powered in part by small-dollar donors
Donald Trump likes to boast about his enormous wealth and how he doesn't need anyone else's money to pay for his presidential campaign. That hasn't stopped tens of thousands of people from chipping in with checks as small as $10…
Politics Sep 28Trump unveils tax plan that would cut taxes for millions
WASHINGTON — Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is calling for an overhaul of the tax code that would eliminate income taxes for millions of Americans, while lowering them for the highest-income earners and business.
Politics Sep 20Donald Trump offers life advice to Iowa high school students
Donald Trump's advice for high school students in suburban Des Moines, Iowa, is uncharacteristically wholesome: Avoid alcohol and drugs as well as cigarettes.
Politics Sep 19Trump argues against gun control, background checks in policy paper
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, who once advocated certain gun control measures, says he is a staunch supporter of the Second Amendment and that gun rights should not be infringed upon.
Politics Sep 18Trump draws fire for not repudiating bigoted comments
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump drew fire from Democrats and some Republicans Friday for his response to a questioner at a town hall event who said, "We have a problem in this country. It's called Muslims," and who incorrectly said…
Politics Sep 06Fed-up and angry supporters let Trump defy political gravity
By the standard that voters typically use to judge presidential candidates, Donald Trump probably should not have survived his first day in the 2016 race.