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US President Donald Trump speaks to the press about protests in Charlottesville after his statement on the infrastructure discussion in the lobby at Trump Tower in New York on August 15, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

A Divided Country Is Exactly What Trump Wants

WASHINGTON — Let's be clear about what President Donald Trump was up to Tuesday during his press conference in Trump Tower, and what his longer-range plan is for surviving, if not prospering, in...
A policeman looks at a photo exhibition "Lampedusa 361" on Theater square in Dresden, GermanyFebruary 10, 2017. An art installation presents photographs of the tombs of migrants who died while trying to reach Europe. REUTERS/Matthias Schumann

American Tourist Punched For Giving Nazi Salute In Germany

An American tourist suffered minor injuries in the German city of Dresden on Saturday morning after he was punched and beaten for repeatedly giving Nazi salutes. German police are investigating the ma...
HAMBURG, GERMANY - JULY 7: (----EDITORIAL USE ONLY MANDATORY CREDIT - ' RUSSIAN PRESIDENTIAL PRESS AND INFORMATION OFFICE / HANDOUT' - NO MARKETING NO ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - DISTRIBUTED AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS----) Russia's President Vladimir Putin (L) and US President Donald Trump (R) shake hands during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7, 2017. (Photo by Russian Presidential Press and Information Office/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Donald Trump Had A Second Meeting With Vladimir Putin At G-20 Summit

President Donald Trump had a second, informal meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G-20 summit earlier this month, White House officials confirmed Tuesday. Officials had not confirmed...
A combination photo shows Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump (L) and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton during their third and final debate at UNLV in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S. on October 19, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Donald Trump Is Right: Hillary Was Held To A Different Standard

NEW YORK ― President Donald Trump tried to deflect attention away from his campaign's repeated lies about its dealings with the Russian government and onto Hillary Clinton Wednesday morning, spouting...
A woman with a child walks past a mural of U.S. president-elect Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Belgrade, Serbia, December 4, 2016. The text on the mural reads in Russian, Serbia and English "Kosovo is Serbia". REUTERS/Marko Djurica

Trump Goes One-On-One With The Russian Who Helped Him Win

WASHINGTON – If President Donald Trump wants to make a good first impression with Russian leader Vladimir Putin when they meet Friday, two words he might consider starting with are "thank" and "...
The Republican-led legislature passed a new bill this month aimed at so-called &ldquo;fetal homicide&rdquo; that <a href="http://www.unionleader.com/State-Senate-Roundup:-Fetal-homicide-bill-passes-Senate" target="_blank">would define a fetus as a person after 20 weeks</a>&nbsp;of pregnancy.

New Hampshire Republicans Accidentally Pass Law Allowing Pregnant Women To Kill People

Lawmakers in New Hampshire scrambled to close a legal loophole on Thursday after passing a piece of legislation that, on paper, may have allowed pregnant women to commit murder without any repercussio...
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during an event announcing the Air Traffic Control Reform Initiative in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, U.S. June 5, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Trump’s New Thoughts On His Travel Ban Are Making His Lawyers’ Lives Miserable

WASHINGTON ― Government lawyers trying to defend President Donald Trump's travel ban in court might be excused if they decide they are stuck with the world's worst client. With the case now before the...