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August 23, 2018 - 10:47 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Omarosa Manigault Newman's "Unhinged" had a strong first week of sales, although it seems unlikely to match the success of Donald Trump tell-alls such as "Fire and Fury" and "A Higher Loyalty." "Unhinged" sold 34,000 copies, NPD BookScan reported Thursday. BookScan tracks around 85...
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August 23, 2018 - 9:16 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump downplayed his relationship to Michael Cohen in an interview that aired Thursday, claiming his longtime personal attorney only worked for him part-time and made up "lies" to reduce his legal exposure. "It's called flipping and it almost ought to be illegal...
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August 23, 2018 - 8:21 am
"I don't know how you can impeach somebody who's done a great job," Trump said to Fox. He continued: "If I ever got impeached, I think the market would crash. I think everybody would be very poor.
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FILE - In this April 7, 2011 file photo, U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., center, speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill. A federal grand jury in California on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, has indicted Rep. Duncan Hunter and his wife on corruption charges. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
August 22, 2018 - 8:52 pm
ALPINE, Calif. (AP) — The indictment of U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter and his wife that alleges they illegally converted his campaign account into a household checkbook reorders his re-election contest, giving Democrats a suddenly stronger hand in a district that for decades has embraced Republican...
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FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to President Donald Trump, leaves federal court after reaching a plea agreement in New York. On Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, via Twitter, Cohen praised himself for providing “critical information” in the special counsel’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File)
August 22, 2018 - 5:14 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Investigators in New York state have issued a subpoena to Michael Cohen as part of their probe into the Trump Foundation, an official with Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration confirmed to The Associated Press Wednesday. The subpoena was issued after Cohen's attorney...
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August 22, 2018 - 4:33 pm
By David Caplan NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Anthony Scaramucci’s empire has now extended beyond the financial and political worlds and into…the world of off-Broadway musicals. The founder and former co-managing partner of SkyBridge Capital – and of course, former White House communications director –...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a rally Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, at the Civic Center in Charleston W.Va. (AP Photo/Tyler Evert)
August 22, 2018 - 3:54 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing a growing threat to his presidency, President Donald Trump lashed out at his former personal lawyer Michael Cohen a day after the onetime "fixer" implicated Trump in a campaign cover-up to buy the silence of women who said they had sexual relationships with him. Trump on...
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Michael Cohen arrives to court in New York, Wednesday, May 30, 2018.
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August 21, 2018 - 12:03 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Donald Trump's former personal lawyer and "fixer'' Michael Cohen, has pleaded guilty to charges including campaign finance fraud stemming from hush money payments to porn actress Stormy Daniels and ex-Playboy model Karen McDougal. Cohen said in court that he paid Daniels...
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August 21, 2018 - 7:57 am
Microsoft said Tuesday it has uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm election.
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August 20, 2018 - 5:02 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A new law signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo bans smoking in home-based day care centers. The law signed Monday requires facilities licensed or registered for child care services to comply with the smoking ban even when children are not present. Operators and residents of home-based...
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