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Kim Kardashian Opened Up About Why She Met With Donald Trump, Despite Criticism

After the season finale of Keeping Up With the Kardashian aired on Sunday night, Kim Kardashian shared a few final thoughts on what played out in the episode. During an appearance on Busy Tonight that same night, Kardashian addressed the controversy…
By Mary Kate McGrath

George Conway Fact-Checked Trump's Read On His Legal Situation — And It's Not Looking Great

With President Donald Trump's well-documented preference for Twitter as a main means for his public communication, it's no surprise that the social media platform has provided a number of the main storylines in the Trump administration. One of the…
By Lani Seelinger

Trump's Reported Top Pick For Chief Of Staff Quit His Job With Mike Pence To Move Home

The position of White House chief of staff is one of those positions in Washington that manages to be high-powered and influential, and yet also generally allows the person serving in it to remain out of the spotlight, at least to some degree. The…
By Lani Seelinger

How Obama & Trump Celebrated Their Birthdays Shows A Sharp Divide Between The Two Men

With a combined 129 years of life, there have been a lot of birthdays between President Donald Trump and his predecessor Barack Obama. Usually the two men are compared in the political arena, but how Obama and Trump celebrate their birthdays also…
By Caitlin Cruz

4 Times Trump Criticized Obama For Things He Also Ended Up Doing As President

When Donald Trump talks about former President Barack Obama, it's rarely in a positive way. It started with Trump's repeated claims that Obama was not actually born in America (he was) and branched out to include jabs at how much he played golf or…
By Caitlin Cruz

Michael Cohen's Hush Money Is Reportedly Connected To Trump, New Court Filing Says

According to a new court filing on Friday, Michael Cohen's hush money payments may be linked to President Trump, whom Cohen formerly represented as an attorney. The filing is a sentencing recommendation from the prosecutors in the U.S. District…
By Caitlin Cruz

Trump Claims French Protestors Were Chanting His Name — But His Sources Don't Check Out

On Saturday morning, President Donald Trump said French protestors were chanting his name — but his sources weren't exactly reliable. Trump, in talking about the protestors who are against a fuel tax hike in France, erroneously claimed that another…
By Caitlin Cruz

Trump Has Nominated A Former Fox News Host To Replace Nikki Haley At The UN

One of the more surprising resignations from the Trump administration was when Nikki Haley announced earlier in October that she would be stepping down as United Nations ambassador by the end of 2018. On Friday, the White House announced that…
By Lani Seelinger

Joe Biden Called Out The Trump Administration For A Spike In Anti-Semitic Incidents

Without going so far as to use his name, former Vice President Joe Biden linked a rise in anti-Semitic incidents to Trump during a speech at the Lantos Foundation annual gala on Wednesday night. "We are in a battle for the soul of this nation. We…
By Caitlin Cruz

An “Ice Storm:" How Experts Described The Trumps’ Body Language Around Past Presidents

Mourning a death is one of the rare occasions that can bring every living president together under one roof, and Wednesday was no exception. The Trumps' body language at George H.W. Bush's funeral while sitting in the same row as the Obamas,…
By Lauren Holter

Joe Biden Is The Most Qualified Person To Be President In 2020, According To Joe Biden

Although he was officially in town to promote his new book, it's what Joe Biden said about 2020 that drew people's attention a recent event in Missoula, Montana. The former vice president expressed supreme confidence in his qualifications to be…
By Seth Millstein

Trump Jr. Shared A Christmas Meme About His Dad & It Got Real Weird

Donald Trump Jr. really tends to go all over the place with his posts on Instagram. There are the family-oriented posts of his kids, the posts in reaction to the news about President Donald Trump, the screenshot images of tweets — and then there are…
By Lani Seelinger

Stephen Colbert Couldn’t Tribute Bush Sr. Without Taking At Least One Dig At Trump

The Late Show host honored the former president who died on Friday by focusing on his military service and sense of humor. But Stephen Colbert's tribute to President George H.W. Bush wasn't exclusively about the 41st commander-in-chief — the…
By Lauren Holter

Trump Reportedly Racked Up Millions In Travel Costs To Stump For Midterm Candidates

The presidential plane hangar rally has become a hallmark of the 45th presidency. But how much President Donald Trump's travel cost during the 2018 midterm campaign, according to Quartz, will shock you. An analysis by the outlet found that the…
By Caitlin Cruz

Ted Cruz Is Out Here Cracking Jokes About Beto 2020 ... And Himself

The junior senator from Texas is aware of every quip you've made about him. On Saturday, Republican Sen. Ted Cruz joked about Rep. Beto O'Rourke's near win in his bid for Cruz's seat in November. "As a Republican, I believe everything happens for a…
By Caitlin Cruz

Trump’s Lawyer Tried To Defend Him In A Tweet & A Typo Made It Backfire Big Time

Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump's attorney, sent a tweet in defense of his boss on Friday. Soon enough, an oversight in Giuliani's tweet had it linked to an anti-Trump website. Giuliani was criticizing the timing of indictments filed by…
By Caitlin Cruz

Michelle Obama Made A Not-So-Subtle Dig At Trump's Moral Leadership On 'The Late Show'

Some leaders aim simply to lead, others aim to serve, leading by example and a commitment to core ideals. At least, that's how one former first lady sees it. Indeed, Michelle Obama took a jab at President Donald Trump on Friday when discussing the…
By Morgan Brinlee

The Trump Organization Reportedly Wanted To Give Putin A Free Penthouse In Moscow

According to an explosive new report in BuzzFeed News, the Trump Organization planned for Vladimir Putin to be given a free penthouse, valued at $50 million, in Trump Tower Moscow. The tower itself was never completed, but four sources told BuzzFeed…
By Seth Millstein

Trump Had A Remarkable Response To Michael Cohen Pleading Guilty Again

President Donald Trump's former longtime personal lawyer and fixer, Michael Cohen, showed up in a federal district court in Manhattan on Thursday to enter a guilty plea for a criminal charge that had not been previously reported on. Going by Trump's…
By Lani Seelinger

Trump & Putin Are Going Back & Forth On Whether They'll Actually Meet In Argentina

Ties — or the lack thereof — to Russia have been a recurring theme of President Donald Trump's time in office, between his repeated claims of "no collusion" and his repeated one-on-one meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Now, Trump's…
By Lani Seelinger