Monthly Archives: September 2016

Trump: Presidential campaign could be good for his hotels

In this image from video provided via CBS News, Donald Trump speaks during a videotaped deposition on June 16, 2016.  (CBS News via AP) WASHINGTON –  Donald Trump suggests in a videotaped deposition released Friday that his presidential campaign could boost business at his hotels and increase the value of his personal brand. District of…

Trump: Presidential campaign could be good for his hotels

In this image from video provided via CBS News, Donald Trump speaks during a videotaped deposition on June 16, 2016.  (CBS News via AP) WASHINGTON –  Donald Trump suggests in a videotaped deposition released Friday that his presidential campaign could boost business at his hotels and increase the value of his personal brand. District of…

White House corrects itself after transcript puts Jerusalem in Israel

  The White House corrected itself Friday after it initially sent out a version of President Obama’s remarks at the funeral of former Israel President Shimon Peres listing Jerusalem as being in Israel. Peres’ funeral took place at Mount Herzl, Israel’s national cemetery in Jerusalem. But while Israel considers Jerusalem its capital, it has been…

FOX & FRIENDS: Gen. Flynn tells how Trump should handle Miss Universe issue

  He officially advises Donald Trump on national security, but Gen. Mike Flynn on Friday offered up some guidance on how the GOP presidential candidate should handle another issue. Flynn appeared on Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends,” where he said Trump is more than ready to handle criticism of his treatment of former Miss…

Trump Foundation reportedly doesn’t have proper paperwork to solicit money

  Donald Trump’s foundation reportedly never obtained proper certification that the state of New York requires before charities can ask for money from the public. The Washington Post reported Thursday that the Trump Foundation didn’t obtain registration that’s needed to ask for donations, according to a spokesman for New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. New…

Clinton blasts Trump over report of his possible Cuba interests

  The campaign for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton seized the moment on a new report alleging that Donald Trump explored business opportunities in Cuba in the late 1990s, in an apparent violation of the U.S. trade embargo. Clinton accused Trump of acting against U.S. interests by defying the sanctions in the past, suggesting that…

Krauthammer: Trump’s central weakness is ‘vanity’

  Syndicated columnist and Fox News contributor Charles Krauthammer said Thursday on “Special Report with Bret Baier” that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s central weakness is his vanity. “I don’t know why everybody’s surprised of his lack of discipline. I mean he’s been out there for 15 months, he’s completely undisciplined,” Krauthammer said. “Yet, for…

Krauthammer: Trump’s central weakness is ‘vanity’

  Syndicated columnist and Fox News contributor Charles Krauthammer said Thursday on “Special Report with Bret Baier” that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s central weakness is his vanity. “I don’t know why everybody’s surprised of his lack of discipline. I mean he’s been out there for 15 months, he’s completely undisciplined,” Krauthammer said. “Yet, for…

Ex-Miss Universe Machado disses Melania, had racy TV encounter while engaged

  The former beauty queen who accused Donald Trump of making insensitive remarks about her looks and ethnicity apparently had no issue taking shots at the appearance and speaking ability of Trump’s wife. Miss Universe 1996 Alicia Machado emerged at the center of a spat between Republican presidential nominee Trump and Democrat nominee Hillary Clinton…

Congress rejects Obama veto of 9/11 bill, in first override of presidency

  Congress on Wednesday overwhelmingly rejected President Obama’s veto of a bipartisan bill letting families of Sept. 11 victims sue the Saudi Arabian government, in the first successful veto override of Obama’s presidency. Marking a significant defeat for the White House, the House ensured the bill will become law after voting 348-77 to override Wednesday…