Donald Trump

Anti-Trump Protesters Block Arizona Road; March in New York

By Alana Wise and Brendan McDermid March 20 – Demonstrators briefly shut down an Arizona highway leading to a campaign rally for Donald Trump on Saturday while protesters rallied outside of Trump Tower in Manhattan to voice their opposition to the front-runner for the Republican presidential nomination. Television news footage of the demonstration outside Phoenix

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Kremlin Condemns Trump Pre-Election Clip for Demonizing Russia

MOSCOW, March 17 – The Kremlin on Thursday hit out at a pre-election video promoting U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump at Hillary Clinton’s expense, complaining that it demonized Russia. “I saw this clip. I do not know for sure if (President) Vladimir Putin saw it. (But) our attitude is negative,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told

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Trump Warns of Riots if Denied Republican Presidential Nomination

By Steve Holland PALM BEACH, Fla., March 16 – U.S. Republican front-runner Donald Trump warned on Wednesday of riots if he is denied the party’s presidential nomination after a string of primary election victories. The New York billionaire scored big wins in Florida, Illinois and North Carolina on Tuesday which brought him closer to the

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Trump Knocks Rubio Out Of Republican Race, Party in Chaos

By Steve Holland PALM BEACH, Fla., March 16  – U.S. Republican front-runner Donald Trump swept three states and drove rival Marco Rubio out of the White House race, but the New York billionaire’s loss in the crucial state of Ohio wrought more chaos for a party deeply fractured by his candidacy. While the Republican race

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Anti-Trump Protesters: A Patchwork of People and Facebook Pages

By Kevin Murphy and Bob Chiarito KANSAS CITY, Mo./BLOOMINGTON, Ill., March 13 – Donald Trump has called them thugs, professional organizers and supporters of Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders. But the protesters who have stepped up their actions against the Republican presidential front-runner are a disparate group from different walks of life, with no national

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New Disturbance at Trump Rally as Crucial Republican Contests Near

By William Philpott DAYTON, Ohio, March 13 – Secret Service officers rushed on stage to protect U.S. Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump during a disturbance at a rally on Saturday, a day after rowdy protests shut down his event in Chicago. Trump briefly ducked at the podium and four Secret Service members scrambled to surround him

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Trump’s Chicago Rally Called Off For Safety Reasons Amid Chaos

By Emily Flitter and Fiona Ortiz CHICAGO, March 12 – U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump canceled a rally scheduled for Friday night in Chicago after the event turned into a chaotic scene with thousands of attendees split into opposing camps of supporters of the Republican front-runner and protesters inflamed by his candidacy. A Trump campaign

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Muslims Hate the U.S: Donald Trump

By James Oliphant and Luciana Lopez MIAMI, March 10 – U.S. Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump came under fire from his rivals on Thursday for saying Muslims hate the United States at a debate where the gut-punching attacks of earlier forums gave way to a suddenly civil tone with a serious focus on the issues.

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Islamophobia: The Outsiders

American Muslims are on edge By Zahir Janmohamed In the time it takes you to read this piece, it is possible that another anti-Muslim incident might have occurred in the United States. I began reporting this piece on February 11, after news broke that a 68-year-old Afghan American Muslim man, Abdul Jamil Kamawal, was beaten

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Foreign Diplomats Voicing Alarm to U.S. Officials About Trump

By Mark Hosenball, Arshad Mohammed and Matt Spetalnick WASHINGTON, March 7  – Foreign diplomats are expressing alarm to U.S. government officials about what they say are inflammatory and insulting public statements by Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump, according to senior U.S. officials. Officials from Europe, the Middle East, Latin America and Asia have complained in

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