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A Gyrating Economy, and Trump’s Volatile Approach to It, Raise Alarms  The New York Times

Mr. Trump's wild pronouncements on Friday renewed questions about his stewardship of the world's largest economy even as he escalated a trade war with ...

The tide is starting to turn on one of Trump's favorite industries  CNN

The tide is starting to turn on one of President Donald Trump's favorite industries: Steel.

Trump's banks won't tell court if they have his tax returns  CNN

Lawyers for Deutsche Bank and Capital One repeatedly refused Friday to tell an appellate court in New York whether the banks are in possession of President ...

CNN, MSNBC condemn Trump's 'flippant comment' about Moulton withdrawal hitting stock market  Fox News

CNN and MSNBC had strong reactions Friday to President Trump's tweet placing blame for the massive drop in the stock market on Rep. Seth Moulton, D-Mass.

Trump dismisses recession warnings: 'I always find a way to win'  POLITICO

President Donald Trump on Friday suggested he will personally stave off any downturn in the U.S. economy, boasting that he will “always find a way to win” as ...

Trump is flailing to blame someone, anyone, for an economy he’s increasingly anxious about  The Washington Post

President Trump labeled the chairman of the Federal Reserve — someone he chose for that job — as an enemy of America. He “hereby” ordered U.S. ...

When will Trump supporters finally say, ‘Okay, this is not normal’?  The Washington Post

The left had an easy time settling on its attitude toward President Trump's supporters: a mixture of horrified outrage and sneering contempt. For many of us on the ...

Trump's contradictions hit a fever pitch  CNN

Washington (CNN) Something is eating at President Donald Trump. Another exhausting day of the indefatigable commander in chief's compulsive seizing of the ...

Trump promotes Zogby poll inflating his approval rating by 10 points  Vox.com

Zogby, which Trump has repeatedly touted this week, was once described as "the worst pollster in the world."

Trump's 'chopper talk' news conferences blow away White House press corps: report  Fox News

Some reporters are complaining that President Trump's recent "gaggles" on the White House lawn -- as Marine One's helicopter rotors blare in the background ...

A Slow News Month for Trump  National Review

We need decorum because human beings are almost too malleable. We habituate ourselves to anything. Even this presidency.

Trump's whiplash week  POLITICO

President Donald Trump offered a head-spinning range of policy positions this week, contradicting aides and even himself multiple times on gun control, tax cuts ...

Trump’s ‘chopper talk’ puts media on the defensive  POLITICO

Using Marine One as a backdrop, the White House has replaced formal briefings with impromptu chats where the president sets all the rules.

'This is checkmate': Newsom thrives on Trump's ire over auto deal  POLITICO

This is checkmate,” Newsom told POLITICO Thursday. “This is showing the limits of the power of this administration.”

Trump's actions create obstacles for Trump campaign  MSNBC

Donald Trump has worried U.S. allies with comments he's made regarding trade, manufacturing, and foreign policy and it's hurting his campaign too. Renee ...

Trump’s New Economic Message: Reelect Him Or It All Goes ‘Down The Tubes’  HuffPost

WASHINGTON — Even as signs of an economic slowdown due to his trade war mount, President Donald Trump has a new message for Americans: If you don't ...

Stocks close sharply lower after Trump-fueled selloff  CNN

Stocks finished a volatile trading day sharply in the red Friday, after a selloff driven by President Donald Trump's response to new retaliatory tariffs from China ...

The 7 Most Unhinged Things Trump Said on Wednesday  New York Magazine

During a particularly bizarre day, Trump proclaimed himself the “chosen one,” continued feuding over Greenland, reiterated that he's intent on ending birthright ...

Trump's Second-Term Plan For Social Security: Starve The Beast  Forbes

Donald Trump won't say it, but Republicans in the Senate will: Social Security and Medicare would be on the chopping block in a second Trump term. Pointing to ...

Former Fox News reporter unloads on trump's embarrassing conduct  MSNBC

President Trump is heading to France for the G-7 to meet with national allies and wondering what will happen this year. In this video, you'll see past Trump ...

The Trump presidency is not just unfolding, it is unraveling  The Washington Post

Trump is increasingly prone to the equation of the national interest with his personal manias.

A Defining Moment for Trump’s Foreign Policy  The Atlantic

A nation that itself broke free from colonial control has, under Trump, struggled to come up with a clear, consistent position on a massive demonstration from ...

Week In Politics: Trump's Comments On Trade, The Fed Chairman And 'Disloyalty'  NPR

NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post, and Hugo Gurdon of the Washington Examiner about President Trump's controversial ...

Internet puts its own spin on Trump's 'Masterpiece'  CNN

President Trump's "Masterpiece" gets retouched by critics. Jeanne Moos reports they're doing their own masterpieces.

Economy scares and ISIS resurgence cloud Trump's 2020 pitch  CNN

Washington (CNN) A sudden cascade of events is challenging President Donald Trump's boasts of an unprecedented American winning streak that is a critical ...

Whistleblower gives House Dems evidence of "inappropriate" conduct on Trump tax returns  Salon

House Democrats say a federal employee has given them evidence of "inappropriate efforts" on Trump tax audit.

Trump's Spat With Denmark Could Cost Him Against Iran  Foreign Policy

During Jim Townsend's decades of work on European policy in the Pentagon and at NATO, he never saw the Danes say no to a fight. From the first Gulf War to ...

Pompeo says the US message on Huawei is clear. Trump's words say otherwise  CNBC

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou, who is under house arrest in Canada and facing extradition to America, is not a ...

Trump calls on UPS, FedEx and Amazon to 'search for & refuse' fentanyl deliveries from China  CNBC

In a series of tweets Friday, Trump called on American companies to look for "an alternative to China," singling out FedEx, UPS, Amazon and the U.S. Postal ...

Trump’s Greenland Gambit Might Be Crazy—But It Could Also Be the Future  POLITICO

Trump probably doesn't realize it, but he's not the first president in recent years to look at the coming impact of climate change and decide to buy land. And with ...

Ivanka and Jared publicly missing in action again amid Trump's 'disloyal' claim  CNN

As President Donald Trump has rotated between controversies for the last few days, two of his top advisers have been notably publicly absent -- again.

Jewish Dems rage over Trump's 'disloyalty' comments  POLITICO

Jewish Democratic lawmakers are livid over President Donald Trump's remarks this week accusing Jewish Americans of “great disloyalty” if they vote for ...

Fact-checking President Trump’s remarks on the economy  The Washington Post

It's been a while since we've done a roundup of President Trump's claims. We usually handle the president's various gaggle and media availabilities in our ...

Trump thanks conspiracy theorist for defending his comments about Jewish Democrats  CNN

Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump reached for the praise of a conservative conspiracy theorist on Wednesday to defend him amid criticism over his ...

Let’s ‘gut check’ all of Trump’s vulgar, unpresidential statements  The Washington Post

It was an exemplary week for presidential misbehavior. President Trump had an international tantrum over Denmark's refusal to sell him Greenland. He invoked ...

CNN hires former acting FBI chief Andrew McCabe, drawing fire from Trump’s son, campaign and others  The Washington Post

CNN announced Friday that it had hired former FBI acting director Andrew McCabe as a contributor, drawing a swift backlash from conservatives, including ...

Inside Trump's feud with Anthony Scaramucci  POLITICO

It's open season on The Mooch. As President Donald Trump's feud with Anthony Scaramucci stretches past the flicker of time he served in the White House, the ...

Jewish model who came to Trump's defense speaks out  Fox News

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Conan will travel to Greenland to help Trump deal: Best of Late Night  USA TODAY

Trump's attempt at a deal makes Bill Maher less nervous and puts Conan O'Brien in touch with HGTV's Property Brothers.

Trump says he wanted to give himself Medal of Honor  POLITICO

President Donald Trump claimed to laughter on Wednesday that he sought to give himself a Medal of Honor, but decided not to after being counseled against ...

Will Trump blow up the G7 summit?  CNN

The biggest question clouding this weekend's G7 summit in France is whether the President of the United States will blow it up.

Doctor Warns of Donald Trump's 'Psychotic-Like State'  Newsweek

One of the first psychiatrists who sounded the alarm over Donald Trump's state of mind has expressed renewed concern that the president's recent ...

On Diagnosing Trump From a Distance  The Atlantic

Through the 2016 campaign, I posted a series called “Trump Time Capsule” in this space. The idea was to record, in real time, what was known about Donald ...

A crack in Trump's 'poorly educated' base?  The Washington Post

A new NBC News-Wall Street Journal poll Monday fed a ready-made narrative about President Trump's polling woes: He's losing white women. The poll tested ...

Trump is melting down. Again.  The Washington Post

Uh-oh. President Trump is in such a state of panic about his dimming reelection prospects that he's getting his lies mixed up and occasionally blurting out the ...

Nadler asks House committees probing Trump to share docs for its impeachment investigation  POLITICO

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler on Thursday asked four House panels investigating President Donald Trump to share documents and other ...

Trump's Dubious Michigan 'Man of the Year' Boast  FactCheck.org

President Donald Trump has claimed no fewer than seven times over the past three years — including at a recent rally in New Hampshire — that he won ...

Mark Shields and Ramesh Ponnuru on Trump’s trade war  PBS NewsHour

Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and Ramesh Ponnuru of The National Review join Judy Woodruff to discuss the latest political news, including President ...

These New Documents Confirm Trump Associate Felix Sater Helped Track Osama Bin Laden  BuzzFeed News

Documents newly released by a federal judge confirm BuzzFeed News' reporting that Felix Sater was a key US asset in major terror and Mafia cases.

Trump cuts off one of his closest friends  POLITICO

Tom Barrack and Donald Trump have been friends and confidants for more than three decades — the two men are so close, for instance, that Barrack comforted ...

Trump's erratic behavior linked to fears of looming recession: report  INSIDER

Former Trump administration officials have expressed concern about President Donald Trump's recent behavior, The New York Times reported Wednesday.

Team Trump launches 'coast-to-coast' campaign for suburban women  POLITICO

President Donald Trump's reelection campaign will dispatch more than a dozen female surrogates on Thursday to some of the most important 2020 battleground ...

Fox News' Chris Wallace: Trump's 'Flailing Around' Is Jeopardizing Economy  HuffPost

Fox News anchor Chris Wallace, whose outlet has historically showered President Donald Trump with favorable coverage, on Friday took a shot at the ...

Trump's latest fight with the Squad is in a song on 'The Simpsons'  CNN

The creators of television show "The Simpsons" are trolling President Trump yet again. And this time, a bunch of Democratic lawmakers are along for the ride ...

Justice Dept. again sides with Trump over House in personal financial records fight  CNN

The Trump administration's Justice Department has again taken President Donald Trump's side in a fight between him -- as a private citizen -- and the US House ...

Trump's Deregulation Promise  Daily Signal

Trump announces, "We have cut 22 regulations for every new regulation!" He exaggerated, as he often does. The real number is about five.

Russian state media celebrates Trump's comments  CNN

President Donald Trump's comments that he would like to see Russia join the G8 are being lauded on state TV in Russia. CNN's Frederik Pleitgen reports.

The Longer Trump Stays in Office, the More Americans Oppose His Views  The Atlantic

The president is reshaping Americans' political views, just not the way he intended.

The Obamas’ First Big Anti-Trump Statement of 2020  POLITICO

In a final scene of the Netflix documentary American Factory, the chairman of a Chinese auto glass company walks through the sprawling floor of one of the ...

Fact-checking Trump's claims that 92% of mental institutions have closed  CNN

Following the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, President Donald Trump has repeatedly pointed to mental health issues as a main cause of ...

Victor Davis Hanson: What could sink Trump’s chances in 2020?  Fox News

What factors usually reelect or throw out incumbent presidents? The economy counts most. Recessions, or at least chronic economic pessimism, sink ...

Trump’s racism is about to get more scrutiny  The Washington Post

A series of mass shootings carried out by deranged men animated by white nationalist ideology — along with the arrests of others allegedly hellbent on carrying ...

Trump impeachment push gets important new ally  POLITICO

The push to remove the president from office gained momentum on Monday after the No. 4 House Democrat announced support for an impeachment ...

CNN Poll: Public's view on the economy dips for the first time in Trump's presidency  CNN

Almost two-thirds of Americans (65%) say current economic conditions are good, but that's down since May, representing the first significant decline in public ...

Trump’s obsession with crowd sizes, explained  Vox.com

Trump's latest tweets about his New Hampshire rally continue his obsessions with crowd size and with bolstering his image as a popular politician.

Fact check: Former Michigan congressman sheds light on Trump's claim to be Michigan's 'Man of the Year'  CNN

At a campaign rally in New Hampshire on Thursday, President Donald Trump returned to a claim he has been making since the final days of the 2016 campaign.

Trump Administration Asks SCOTUS To Legalize Firing LGBTQ Workers Based On Sexuality  HuffPost

The Trump administration is urging the Supreme Court to use a forthcoming handful of LGBTQ rights cases to legalize firing someone because of their sexual ...

Taylor Swift: Trump Is 'Gaslighting The American Public'  HuffPost

There's a very good possibility Taylor Swift is going to be the subject of Donald Trump's next Twitter rant after she accused him of changing the country's ...

Trump joked about trading Puerto Rico for Greenland. Puerto Ricans are joking back.  NBC News

President Donald Trump has been joking recently about trading Puerto Rico for Greenland. But now it's Puerto Ricans who are the ones laughing — and many ...

Trump's Israel intervention may have consequences for Netanyahu  CNN

Washington (CNN) Everything, as always with Donald Trump, is about what's good for the President. In a *fresh* example of this core truth defining the current ...

Fact check: Trump falsely claims Google 'manipulated' millions of 2016 votes  CNN

In a tweet on Monday, President Donald Trump made a sensational allegation about Google.

Trump’s economic record is one big con  The Washington Post

President Trump came into office promising some fabulous yet unspecified health-care plan to replace the Affordable Care Act. No plan existed; every plan ...

‘Nasty’ is Trump’s insult of choice for women, but he uses it plenty on men, too  The Washington Post

President Trump has accused yet another female politician, Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen, of being “nasty.” And yet again, debate has turned to ...

Trump's winning weapon: Time | TheHill  The Hill

Previous presidents have caved quickly under extreme domestic and foreign policy pressures, but Trump has shown he's in no hurry.

See Clinton's biting response to Trump's new conspiracy  CNN

Hillary Clinton slammed President Trump's false claim that Google manipulated millions of votes for Clinton in the 2016 election.

Trump is the product of a narcissistic media age  The Washington Post

If pundits wonder why millions of Americans aren't shocked by Trump, they should look in the mirror.

Trump 2020: Be Very Afraid  Rolling Stone

Listen to audio version of this story below: Early evening, August, Cincinnati. The Queen City's many bridges are sealed off, its sky is dirty with helicopters, and ...

Global turmoil Trump stirred threatens his reelection chances  CNN

President Donald Trump is showing what happens when the United States abandons its decades-long role as a guarantor of stability and instead chooses to act ...

House Democrats say whistleblower bolsters case for getting Trump's tax returns  POLITICO

A whistleblower recently made “credible allegations” to the Ways and Means Committee of potentially wrongful interference with the IRS' presidential audit ...

The 28 most egregious lines from Donald Trump's Pennsylvania speech  CNN

On Tuesday President Donald Trump took a break from his summer vacation in New Jersey to deliver remarks on energy in Pennsylvania. The speech was ...

'Central casting': Trump is talking more than ever about men's looks  CNN

Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump told Fox News in June that it's "tough" to follow his instincts and withdraw all troops from Afghanistan when a ...

Trump's latest plan to undermine Social Security | TheHill  The Hill

This latest proposal is in keeping with Trump's actions and his earlier, more honest statements of his views. Americans should hold Trump accountable for his ...

On Politics: Trump’s Economic Conspiracy  The New York Times

As the economy shows ominous signs, the president has started to blame outside forces conspiring against him.

Mike Pompeo, the Secretary of Trump  The New Yorker

Susan B. Glasser on how Mike Pompeo became a heartland evangelical—and President Donald Trump's most loyal soldier.

Trump's public mention of background checks is vanishing  CNN

Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump couldn't stop talking about the importance of strengthening background checks as he addressed reporters last ...

Trump inquires about US buying Greenland, but it's not for sale  CNN

Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump has on multiple occasions brought up buying Greenland from the Danish government and the White House ...

Trump's Cabinet chaos hits the nation's top spies  CNN

There is always drama in President Donald Trump's Washington, and the script is often the same.

Trump's cruelty never stops  CNN

Only two things were accomplished by the Mississippi ICE raids: They further traumatized the Latino community, and they no doubt pleased Trump's xenophobic ...

Trump’s claim his deregulatory actions are saving American households $3,000 a year  The Washington Post

“We've eliminated a record number of job-killing regulations, giving the average American household $3,000 more to spend every single year.” — President ...

The Trump Administration’s Sustained Attack on the Rights of Immigrant Children  The New Yorker

Jonathan Blitzer writes about the Trump Administration's plan to gut the Flores agreement, which, for more than twenty years, has insured protections for children ...

5 questions about Donald Trump's interest in buying Greenland, answered  CNN

President Donald Trump has repeatedly expressed interest in recent weeks in buying Greenland.

Trump said he won an award that doesn't exist  CNN

President Trump has claimed for years that he was once named "Michigan Man of the Year," a title that does not exist. CNN's Anderson Cooper reports.

The best way to drive Trump nuts  CNN

Linger on Fifth Avenue between 56th Street and 57th Streets and you just might hear the chuckling: Some locals want to rename a few long blocks of the street ...

Coming to Trump’s defense: An unconventional lawyer for an unconventional president  Washington Post

Most lawyers are intent on winning every argument. But in his defense of President Trump, friends and former colleagues say, William S. Consovoy is prepared ...

With Trump as President, the World Is Spiraling Into Chaos  The New York Times

Earlier this week, Pakistan's ambassador to the United States, Asad Majeed Khan, visited The New York Times editorial board, and I asked him about the threat ...

Democrats Want to Turn Trump's Twitter Addiction Into an Election Issue  The Daily Beast

The party recently commissioned polling that showed framing the president as ineffective because of his social media habits is one of its most persuasive ...

Teleprompter Trump meets Twitter Trump as the president responds to mass slayings  The Washington Post

A unifying message Monday stood in stark contrast to more than 21/2 years of name-calling, demonizing minorities and inflaming racial animus, much of it on ...

Trump’s baffling, self-defeating attack on the New York Times  Vox.com

Trump lashed out at the paper without even understanding what he was attacking it for.

There’s never been a president like Trump. Just look at his gun-control record.  The Washington Post

Great news! President Trump will go down in history as the president who got gun control done. Trump disclosed Friday that he now supports background ...