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U.S. District Judge Throws Out Trump’s Classified Documents Case

The ruling hands a major victory to Trump, marking the first time one of his four criminal cases has been dismissed entirely.  U.S. District Judge Aileen Cannon on Monday tossed former President Trump’s criminal charges accusing him of mishandling classified information, ruling that special counsel jack Smith was not lawfully appointed.  Cannon ruled that no federal law authorized Smith’s appointment.  “The bottom line […]

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Trump — Saved “By Luck Or God”

Former US President Donald Trump has said he is “supposed to be dead” after Saturday night’s assassination attempt at a rally in Pennsylvania. In one of his first interviews since the incident, Mr. Trump told conservative US media he felt that he had been saved “by luck or by God”. “The most incredible thing was that I happened to not […]

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Biden Urges Unity After Assassination Attempt On Trump’s Life

In a short, but forthright, address President Biden called on Americans to come together and warned that increasing political polarization meant November’s election would be “a time of testing.” The following is a transcript of the president’s remarks: My fellow Americans, I want to speak to you tonight about the need for us to lower the temperature in our politics […]

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Biden Announces Executive Action To Arrest Migrant Crossings

US President Joe Biden has announced a sweeping new executive action aimed at curbing migrant arrivals at the US-Mexico border.It will stop migrants who cross unlawfully from receiving asylum, but only take effect when the southern border has been overwhelmed.The Biden Administration says the action makes it easier for immigration officers to remove people who are in the US illegally.The […]

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Biden Says “No One Is Above The Law”

President Joe Biden said that Donald Trump’s conviction in the hush money trial reaffirmed “the American principle that no one is above the law.”He noted that “Donald Trump was given every opportunity to defend himself.”The President also argued that “It was a state case, not a federal case. And it was heard by a jury of 12 citizens — 12 […]

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Donald Trump Joins TikTok, Rapidly Wins A Million Followers

Within hours of joining TikTok, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump had attracted a million followers on Sunday on the short video social media platform that he tried to ban as president on national security groundsThe decision to join the platform will help the former president reach younger voters in his third bid for the White House. He is in a […]

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Blinken Defends Biden’s Decision To Pause Weapons Delivery To Israel

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has defended a decision to pause a delivery to Israel of 3,500 bombs over concerns they could be used in the southern city of Rafah, saying Israel lacked a “credible plan” to protect some 1.4 million civilians sheltering there. Speaking to ABC News, Blinken said that President Joe Biden remains determined to help Israel […]

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Trump Returns To The Campaign Trail With A Bang

After his and porn star Stormy Daniels court episode in the past week former President Donald Trump hit the campaign trail over the weekend. Speaking before tens of thousands of people in Wildwood, New Jersey, Trump called the hush money case a “sham.” He mocked Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg as “Fat Alvin.” He insulted the judge overseeing the case […]

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Trump Poised for Another Republican Presidential Nomination Victory

Former U.S. President Donald Trump appears poised for another significant victory in his bid to claim the 2024 Republican presidential nomination, with polling showing him with a substantial edge in Tuesday’s Republican primary election in the northeastern state of New Hampshire. Trump also got a boost, both in New Hampshire and in the race overall, with Sunday’s announcement that Florida […]

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Florida “Strong Man” DeSantis Bows Out Of Presidential Race

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has bowed out of the 2024 presidential race and endorsed Donald Trump. DeSantis dubbed as ‘Trump lite’ quit ahead of the Republican primary election in New Hampshire, where he failed to gain traction beyond single digits in polling. The Florida governor was once considered a leading contender for the party’s nomination – but on Sunday he […]