Former CIA Director: Trump Cannot Credibly Serve As President

Michael Morrell, the former deputy director of the CIA, and Mike Vickers, the former undersecretary of defense, took Trump to task in a Washington Post editorialpublished Saturday. Chief among their concerns is Trump’s seemingly unwavering support for Putin, who the two argue has “repeatedly shown himself to be an adversary of the United States.” “Putin, during his long tenure, has ...

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Hillary Clinton Hammers Donald Trump For ‘Throwing His Lot In With’ Putin

“Every day that goes by, this just becomes more and more of a reality television show,” Clinton said at the end of a press conference Friday afternoon. “It’s not a serious presidential campaign. And it is beyond one’s imagination to have a candidate for president praising a Russian autocrat like Vladimir Putin and throwing his lot in with him, in ...

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Hillary Clinton: Half Of Trump Supporters Belong In ‘Basket Of Deplorables’

NEW YORK – Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton said on Friday that half the supporters of her Republican rival Donald Trump belonged in a “basket of deplorables” of people who were racist, homophobic, sexist, xenophobic, or Islamophobic. Speaking at an evening fundraiser in New York, the former U.S. secretary of state said Trump had given voice to hateful rhetoric from ...

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Trump Threatens Act Of War As Response To Rude Hand Gestures

PENSACOLA, Fla. – Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Friday threatened to respond with an act of war if Iranian sailors made rude gestures toward U.S. Navy ships. “When Iran, when they circle our beautiful destroyers with their little boats, and they make gestures at our people that they shouldn’t be allowed to make, they will be shot out of ...

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Donald Trump Could Get Booted Off The Ballot In Minnesota

Donald Trump could be missing from the ballot in Minnesota on Election Day if Democrats get their way. The Democratic-Farmer-Labor (DFL) Party filed a lawsuit with the state Supreme Court to have the Republican presidential candidate’s name, along with the name of GOP vice presidential nominee Mike Pence, removed from the ballot over a procedural flaw. The dispute stemmed from ...

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Birther? What Birther? Rudy Giuliani Claims Donald Trump’s Not A Birther Anymore

Rudy Giuliani announced that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump isn’t a birther anymore. “I confirm that,” the former mayor of New York City told Chris Matthews in a testy segment on MSNBC’s “Hardball” on Thursday. “And Donald Trump now confirms that.” Trump has never confirmed that. “I don’t talk about it,” Trump told NBC’s Ali Vitali on Monday. For a time, ...

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Trump’s shot at top brass rankles military circles

Donald Trump’s broadside against the top military brass is drawing warnings of a crisis in civilian-military relations should he become commander in chief and begin bypassing generals and admirals now serving under President Barack Obama. “It would be unprecedented,” said Mackubin Thomas Owens, a retired Marine colonel and former instructor at the Naval War College. “This would be making the ...

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St. John’s grad student killed in J’Ouvert shooting chose at last minute to attend the event after deciding years ago that she was done going

The beloved St. John’s grad student killed in a late-night J’Ouvert shooting had sworn off the annual Brooklyn celebration — only to recently change her mind. Tiarah Poyau declared years ago that she was done with the dangerous late-night party, her friend Tattuu Phillips told the Daily News on Wednesday. But she and some friends decided to join in the ...

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Harry Reid: ‘Donald Trump Is An American Nightmare’

WASHINGTON ― The man Republicans are depending on to win the White House is “an American nightmare,” Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) charged Wednesday in a bid to shame the GOP into filling the long-vacant Supreme Court seat. Reid targeted his remarks at Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), the Senate Judiciary Committee chair who has gone along with GOP leaders’ decision ...

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