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Trump in Texas: ‘I’m the builder president. Remember that.’

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Twitter Search / McClatchyDC: Republicans against the death penalty? More and more, study says http://bit.ly/2lhbyms
Post Politics: Trump in Texas: Im the builder president. Remember that.
msnbc.com Latest Headlines: Ron Reagan: Trump is a deeply damaged…
Reuters: World News: U.S. House passes sanctions on Iran-backed Hezbollah
Reuters: World News: Brazil’s Congress blocks corruption charges against President Temer
Trump – Google News: As GOP Bends Toward Trump, Critics Either Give In or Give Up – New York Times
NYT > Home Page: As G.O.P. Bends Toward Trump, Critics Either Give In or Give Up
NYT > Politics: As G.O.P. Bends Toward Trump, Critics Either Give In or Give Up
NYT > Home Page: Republican Party, Xi Jinping, Fats Domino: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing
Reuters: World News: North Korea leader sends congratulations to China’s Xi after congress
Twitter Search / McClatchyDC: Ivanka Trump brings her cool to the Capitol a day after Dad fans flames http://bit.ly/2zOwowC
Reuters: World News: Trump declines to say if he will visit Korean DMZ on Asia trip
Reuters: World News: German parties brace for tough coalition talks on migration
World – Google News: Ivanka Trump brings her cool to the Capitol a day after Dad fans flames – Sacramento Bee
1. Podcasts from mikenova (16 sites): Voice of America: VOA Asia – October 25, 2017
Reuters: World News: Canada’s indigenous population undergoes dramatic growth: census
1. Podcasts from mikenova (16 sites): NPR News Now: NPR News: 10-25-2017 6PM ET
1. Podcasts from mikenova (16 sites): Voice of America: VOA Newscasts – October 25, 2017
1. Podcasts from mikenova (16 sites): Voice of America: Two Minute Newscast – October 25, 2017
Reuters: World News: Turkish court releases eight rights activists on bail in terrorism trial
Donald Trump – Google News: Donald Trump: Lawsuit Over What WikiLeaks Published Threatens Presidency – Hollywood Reporter

 

Saved Stories – 1. World and Politics
The Clinton camp and DNC funded what became the Trump-Russia dossier: Here’s what it means – Washington Post
German police find guns, ammunition in raid of suspected Islamist militant
Plague kills 124 in Madagascar, cities most affected: report
Russian Celebrity Opens Presidential Campaign
Protester Throws Russian Flags At Trump As He Arrives For Capitol Hill Tax Lunch – NPR
Russian State Outlet Thrives on YouTube, Facebook
The Stakes—and Stocks—Rise for Japan’s Abenomics
China’s Xi Jinping Elevated to Mao Status
NATO Plans to Create Two New Commands Amid Russia Tensions
ECB Must Strike Right Balance in Scaling Back Bond Purchases
Royal Rumble: An Ancient Elephant Battle and Thailand’s March Toward Autocracy
Trump pledges at least $430,000 of his own money to help cover aides legal costs related to Russia probes
Trump takes another shot at wacky Florida congresswoman who criticized his condolence call
Stephen Bannon takes fierce aim at George W. Bush in wake of speech seen as critical of President Trump
What Trump did to Kelly shows how far we have fallen – Washington Post
Blues brothers Don Jr. and Eric Trump gamble on Mississippi tourism – Washington Post
Donald Trump’s Three Ring Circus – HuffPost
Saudi ex-intel chief says Assad is the biggest terrorist, praises Trump’s harsh Iran stance – Fox News
McCain hits Trump where it hurts, attacking ‘bone spur’ deferments in Vietnam – Washington Post
Catalonia, John Kelly, Donald Trump: Your Weekend Briefing – New York Times
Trump’s Obsession With His Own Celebrity May Doom His Legacy – NBCNews.com
Rep. Maxine Waters says she wants to ‘take out’ Trump – Fox News
McConnell says he’s awaiting Trump guidance on health care – ABC News
A Presidential Bellwether Is Still Waiting to Start Winning Under Trump – New York Times
Trump claims news organizations have ‘lost cred’ – New York Post

 

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Twitter Search / McClatchyDC: Republicans against the death penalty? More and more, study says http://bit.ly/2lhbyms

Republicans against the death penalty? More and more, study says http://bit.ly/2lhbyms 

Twitter Search / McClatchyDC

Post Politics: Trump in Texas: Im the builder president. Remember that.

Trump in Texas: ‘I’m the builder president. Remember that.’

DALLAS — As President Trump made his way to a high-dollar GOP fundraiser on Wednesday afternoon, he briefly met with a few local officials to discuss the ongoing recovery efforts following Hurricane Harvey and to strategize on how the state could better prepare for future hurricanes. Sitting in a small conference room at a private terminal at […]

Post Politics

msnbc.com Latest Headlines: Ron Reagan: Trump is a deeply damaged…

President Trump is fighting back hard today against his Republican detractors.

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msnbc.com Latest Headlines

Reuters: World News: U.S. House passes sanctions on Iran-backed Hezbollah

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday backed new sanctions on Lebanon’s Iran-backed Hezbollah militia, part of an effort to take a tough line against Tehran without immediately moving to undermine an international nuclear agreement.

Reuters: World News

Reuters: World News: Brazil’s Congress blocks corruption charges against President Temer

BRASILIA (Reuters) – The lower house of Brazil’s Congress voted on Wednesday to reject charges filed by prosecutors against President Michel Temer in a case involving bribes allegedly paid by meatpacker JBS SA, sparing him trial by the Supreme Court.

Reuters: World News

Trump – Google News: As GOP Bends Toward Trump, Critics Either Give In or Give Up – New York Times


New York Times
As GOP Bends Toward Trump, Critics Either Give In or Give Up
New York Times
In some cases, the retirement of an anti-Trump Republican could actually improve the Republican Party’s chance of retaining a seat. Senator Jeff Flake’s decision on Tuesday to not seek re-election was greeted with quiet sighs of relief in a party 
Tuesday was actually a very good day for Donald TrumpCNN
Trump who? Republicans seem to be totally ignoring the president on taxes.Washington Post
Key Republican Opens Door to 401(k) Change Despite Trump TweetNBCNews.com
ABC News –CNBC
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Trump – Google News

NYT > Home Page: As G.O.P. Bends Toward Trump, Critics Either Give In or Give Up

President Trump has vocal critics, but the Republican Party is increasingly his own, with little room left for an older breed of internationalist conservative.

NYT > Home Page

NYT > Politics: As G.O.P. Bends Toward Trump, Critics Either Give In or Give Up

President Trump has vocal critics, but the Republican Party is increasingly his own, with little room left for an older breed of internationalist conservative.

NYT > Politics

NYT > Home Page: Republican Party, Xi Jinping, Fats Domino: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing

Heres what you need to know at the end of the day.

NYT > Home Page

Reuters: World News: North Korea leader sends congratulations to China’s Xi after congress

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un sent a rare congratulatory message to China’s President Xi Jinping on Wednesday, the North’s state media said on Thursday, wishing the Chinese leader “great success” in his future tasks as head of the nation.

Reuters: World News

Twitter Search / McClatchyDC: Ivanka Trump brings her cool to the Capitol a day after Dad fans flames http://bit.ly/2zOwowC

Ivanka Trump brings her cool to the Capitol a day after Dad fans flames http://bit.ly/2zOwowC 

Twitter Search / McClatchyDC

Reuters: World News: Trump declines to say if he will visit Korean DMZ on Asia trip

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump declined to say on Wednesday whether he will visit the Korean Peninsula’s demilitarized zone during an upcoming Asia tour.

Reuters: World News

Reuters: World News: German parties brace for tough coalition talks on migration

BERLIN (Reuters) – The three parties exploring a possible coalition in Germany face an early test of their willingness to compromise on Thursday when they try to hammer out a common stance on deeply divisive immigration and asylum policy.

Reuters: World News

World – Google News: Ivanka Trump brings her cool to the Capitol a day after Dad fans flames – Sacramento Bee


Washington Post
Ivanka Trump brings her cool to the Capitol a day after Dad fans flames
Sacramento Bee
Ivanka Trump’s visit to Capitol Hill on Wednesday was short, subdued and relatively unremarkable in short, everything her father’s visit the day before was not. While President Donald Trump crowed about the multiple standing ovations he received 
Ivanka Trump to give speech on women’s empowerment in Japan on Nov 3Japan Today

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World – Google News

1. Podcasts from mikenova (16 sites): Voice of America: VOA Asia – October 25, 2017

VOA Asia presents the best and most interesting stories from our veteran reporters covering East Asia and the Pacific. VOA Asia tells what U.S.-Asian relationships might mean in your daily life, and what Asians think about life in the United States.

Download audio: https://av.voanews.com/clips/VEN/2017/10/25/20171025-220500-VEN060-program_hq.mp3

 Voice of America

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Reuters: World News: Canada’s indigenous population undergoes dramatic growth: census

TORONTO (Reuters) – Canada’s indigenous population is growing four times faster than the rest the country, census data showed on Wednesday, marking a dramatic increase in the ranks of people who have long struggled with poverty and marginalization.

Reuters: World News

1. Podcasts from mikenova (16 sites): NPR News Now: NPR News: 10-25-2017 6PM ET

NPR News: 10-25-2017 6PM ET

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 NPR News Now

1. Podcasts from mikenova (16 sites)

1. Podcasts from mikenova (16 sites): Voice of America: VOA Newscasts – October 25, 2017

Give us 5 minutes, and we’ll give you the world. Around the clock, Voice of America keeps you in touch with the latest news. We bring you reports from our correspondents and interviews with newsmakers from across the world.

Download audio: https://av.voanews.com/clips/VEN/2017/10/25/20171025-220000-VEN119-program_hq.mp3

 Voice of America

1. Podcasts from mikenova (16 sites)

1. Podcasts from mikenova (16 sites): Voice of America: Two Minute Newscast – October 25, 2017

Two Minutes of the latest news from around the world.

Download audio: https://av.voanews.com/clips/VEN/2017/10/25/20171025-220000-VEN119-clip_hq.mp3

 Voice of America

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Reuters: World News: Turkish court releases eight rights activists on bail in terrorism trial

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – A Turkish court on Wednesday ordered the release on bail of eight human rights activists, including the director of the local branch of Amnesty International, pending a verdict in their trial on terrorism charges.

Reuters: World News

Donald Trump – Google News: Donald Trump: Lawsuit Over What WikiLeaks Published Threatens Presidency – Hollywood Reporter


Hollywood Reporter
Donald Trump: Lawsuit Over What WikiLeaks Published Threatens Presidency
Hollywood Reporter
On Wednesday, Donald J. Trump for President provided a remarkable response to a lawsuit that accuses the campaign of conspiring with Russians to publish emails stolen from the Democratic National Committee. In a motion to dismiss, Trump’slawyers write …

Donald Trump – Google News

 

Saved Stories – 1. World and Politics
The Clinton camp and DNC funded what became the Trump-Russia dossier: Here’s what it means – Washington Post


Washington Post
The Clinton camp and DNC funded what became the Trump-Russia dossier: Here’s what it means
Washington Post
The Washington Post broke the story Tuesday night that the Hillary Clinton campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped pay for that now-famous dossier of research on President Trump. The Post’s Adam Entous, Devlin Barrett and Rosalind S.
Clinton Campaign and Democratic Party Helped Pay for Russia Trump DossierNew York Times
Trump-Russia dossier research was originally funded by the Clinton campaign and the DNCCNBC
The Trump dossier was Clinton’s dirtiest political trickNew York Post
Fox News –NBCNews.com –CBS News
all 138 news articles »
German police find guns, ammunition in raid of suspected Islamist militant

BERLIN (Reuters) – German police confiscated large amounts of guns and ammunition in a Tuesday evening sweep of four locations in Berlin linked to a 40-year-old German man suspected of belonging to militant Islamist circles, police said on Wednesday.

Plague kills 124 in Madagascar, cities most affected: report

KIGALI (Reuters) – A plague epidemic in Madagascar has killed 124 people since August in an outbreak that has hit the island’s two main cities the hardest, the authorities said on Wednesday.

Russian Celebrity Opens Presidential Campaign

At a packed news conference, Ksenia Sobchak said she spoke of a generation itching to challenge a corrupt political system and ultimately gain power.

Protester Throws Russian Flags At Trump As He Arrives For Capitol Hill Tax Lunch – NPR


NPR
Protester Throws Russian Flags At Trump As He Arrives For Capitol Hill Tax Lunch
NPR
President Trump was met by a protester who threw Russian flags at him and chanted “Trump is treason!” as he arrived on Capitol Hill to urge Senate Republicans to pass tax cuts. While the president was entering the weekly GOP lunch on Capitol Hill, …
Protester Throws Russian Flags at Trump Inside CapitolNBCNews.com
Protester throws Russian flags at President Donald Trump before Capitol Hill lunchABC News
Protester Throws Russian Flags at Trump: ‘Treason!’Daily Beast
Fox News –Bloomberg –The Week Magazine
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Russian State Outlet Thrives on YouTube, Facebook

Although Google, Facebook and Twitter have spent months trying to ferret out covert Russian influence on their sites, RT, which intelligence officials call a top Kremlin propaganda tool, uses their social-media platforms as the main distributors of its content.

The Stakes—and Stocks—Rise for Japan’s Abenomics

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he would tackle some of the Japanese economys deeper structural problems after his coalition scored a convincing victory in parliamentary elections and markets responded with a record 15th straight day of gains.

China’s Xi Jinping Elevated to Mao Status

Chinas Communist Party concluded a pivotal congress by amending its charter to adopt a political ideology named after President Xi Jinping, granting him authority on a par with Chairman Mao.

NATO Plans to Create Two New Commands Amid Russia Tensions

NATO is poised to approve the creation of two new commands to improve allied logistics and protect supply lines, aiming to shore up weaknesses in any potential conflict with Russia, allied officials said.

ECB Must Strike Right Balance in Scaling Back Bond Purchases

European Central Bank President Mario Draghi overcame fierce resistance three years ago to roll out a historic bond-buying program. Ending it could be an even more delicate task.

Royal Rumble: An Ancient Elephant Battle and Thailand’s March Toward Autocracy

In a royal transition, the ruling junta cracks down, including putting the nations best-known historian on trial after he questioned a historic duel.

Trump pledges at least $430,000 of his own money to help cover aides legal costs related to Russia probes

Trump pledges at least $430,000 of his own money to help cover aides legal costs related to Russia probes
Trump pledges at least $430,000 of his own money to help cover aides' legal costs related to Russia probes

President Trump plans to spend at least $430,000 of his personal funds to help cover the mounting legal costs incurred by White House staff and campaign aides related to the ongoing investigations of Russian meddling in last years election, a White House official said. The Washington Post reported last month that the Republican National Committee []

Trump takes another shot at wacky Florida congresswoman who criticized his condolence call

Trump takes another shot at wacky Florida congresswoman who criticized his condolence call
Trump takes another shot at 'wacky' Florida congresswoman who criticized his condolence call

President Trump took fresh aim Saturday at Rep. Frederica Federica S. Wilson (D-Fla.), claiming on Twitter that the wacky congresswoman who criticized Trump over a military condolence call was killing the Democrat Party! The presidents morning tweet extended a nearly week-long controversy over Trumps handling of the deaths of four service members in an ambush in Niger and []

Stephen Bannon takes fierce aim at George W. Bush in wake of speech seen as critical of President Trump

Stephen Bannon takes fierce aim at George W. Bush in wake of speech seen as critical of President Trump

Former White House chief strategist Stephen K. Bannon served up a searing attack Friday night on former president George W. Bush, saying Bush didnt understand anything he was talking about in a speech the day before that was widely seen as a rebuke of Donald Trumps presidency. He embarrassed himself, Bannon said in a dinnertime []

What Trump did to Kelly shows how far we have fallen – Washington Post


Washington Post
What Trump did to Kelly shows how far we have fallen
Washington Post
For all the talk about Trump being something other than a Republican, he always falls back on the party’s old ideas because he has none of his own beyond promising to build a big wall, stop NFL players from kneeling during the national anthem and fix
Politics shoved aside as 5 former US presidents unite for hurricane relief concertABC News 

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Trump video played at hurricane relief concertReuters

all 330 news articles »

Blues brothers Don Jr. and Eric Trump gamble on Mississippi tourism – Washington Post


Washington Post
Blues brothers Don Jr. and Eric Trump gamble on Mississippi tourism
Washington Post
President Trump’s hotel company, the New York-based managers of luxury properties and golf courses around the globe, seems an unlikely presence in this struggling stretch of the Delta, where new businesses are hard to recruit and black residents are 

Donald Trump’s Three Ring Circus – HuffPost

Donald Trump’s Three Ring Circus
HuffPost
The Trump administration is a circus, but the question is whether its antics are an intentional sideshow or a byproduct of dysfunctionalism? The answer lies perhaps somewhere in between. But like any good showman, Trump has learned how to manipulate …

Saudi ex-intel chief says Assad is the biggest terrorist, praises Trump’s harsh Iran stance – Fox News


Fox News
Saudi ex-intel chief says Assad is the biggest terrorist, praises Trump’s harsh Iran stance
Fox News
Former Saudi Chief of Intelligence and Ambassador to the U.S. and U.K. Prince Turki al-Faisal is cautioning the Trump team to clarify its stance on defeating the biggest terrorist in Syria the country’s president, Bashar al-Assad while at the 

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McCain hits Trump where it hurts, attacking ‘bone spur’ deferments in Vietnam – Washington Post


Washington Post
McCain hits Trump where it hurts, attacking ‘bone spur’ deferments in Vietnam
Washington Post
After a week in which President Trump endured not-so-veiled criticisms from his two predecessors as president and Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), McCain delivered another broadside that seems clearly aimed at Trump in the most personal terms yet. McCain …
McCain appears to mock Trump’s draft defermentsCNN 
McCain Takes a Dig
 
John McCain took an indirect shot
 at Trump for ‘Bone Spur’ Draft DefermentsDaily Beast his famous deferment during the Vietnam WarBusiness Insider 

John McCain mocks Donald Trump’s deferment ‘bone spurs’ (without naming him)USA TODAY 
Business InsiderNew York Daily NewsHuffPost
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HuffPostAxiosThe Hill
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Catalonia, John Kelly, Donald Trump: Your Weekend Briefing – New York Times


New York Times
Catalonia, John Kelly, Donald Trump: Your Weekend Briefing
New York Times
First, how did President Trump’s condolence call to the widow of Sgt. La David Johnson go so far off the rails? Above, his coffin. The administration has been swept up into a feud that pits Mr. Trump and his chief of staff, John Kelly, against 

Frederica Wilson, a 

Trump’s Obsession With His Own Celebrity May Doom His Legacy – NBCNews.com


NBCNews.com
Trump’s Obsession With His Own Celebrity May Doom His Legacy
NBCNews.com
Donald Trump may be the most entertainment-driven president in American history. But he has a celebrity problem: his own. In many ways, Trump is not unlike previous presidents who used the power of entertainment to win the White House. Franklin D.

Rep. Maxine Waters says she wants to ‘take out’ Trump – Fox News


Fox News
Rep. Maxine Waters says she wants to ‘take out’ Trump
Fox News
Waters has suggested several times in past months that Trump should be impeached, most recently over his argument that NFL players should stop kneeling for the national anthem, a movement started in protest of police mistreatment of African-Americans.

McConnell says he’s awaiting Trump guidance on health care – ABC News


Reuters
McConnell says he’s awaiting Trump guidance on health care
ABC News
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Sunday he’s willing to bring bipartisan health care legislation to the floor if President Donald Trump makes clear he supports it. A proposal by two senators Republican Lamar Alexander of Tennessee and …
Trump tax cut plan gains momentum after US budget voteReuters
Why Trump Will Regret Passing Tax ReformPOLITICO Magazine
Trump pitches GOP tax cuts to reluctant DemocratsCNBC
New York Times
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A Presidential Bellwether Is Still Waiting to Start Winning Under Trump – New York Times


New York Times
A Presidential Bellwether Is Still Waiting to Start Winning Under Trump
New York Times
Not at the Indiana Theater, a grand venue where thousands crammed in on May 1, 2016, to see Donald J. Trump, the candidate who vowed to win so much that Americans would become weary of it. Here in Vigo County, that disappointment carries extra …

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Trump claims news organizations have ‘lost cred’ – New York Post


New York Post
Trump claims news organizations have ‘lost cred’
New York Post
President Trump said the media has lost cred and cited a survey from last week that shows nearly half of Americans believe news outlets make up stories about him. It is finally sinking through. 46% OF PEOPLE BELIEVE MAJOR NATIONAL NEWS …

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