Donald Trump

How The Republican Elite Turned a Blind Eye To The Rise Of Trump

By Emily Flitter and Luciana Lopez WASHINGTON, March 2 – One evening last June, some of the Republican Party’s wealthiest donors gathered for a cocktail party at an exclusive resort in Deer Valley, Utah, during a three-day retreat hosted by former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney. They had just heard from six presidential hopefuls. Tom Duncan,

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Trump, Clinton Capture Key Wins on U.S. Super Tuesday

By John Whitesides and Steve Holland March 2 – Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton rolled up a series of wins on Tuesday, as the two presidential front-runners took a step toward capturing their parties’ nominations on the 2016 campaign’s biggest day of state-by-state primary voting. Trump and Clinton turned their sights on each other

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Hecklers Disrupt Trump Rally, Photographer Shoved To The Ground

By Doina Chiacu WASHINGTON, Mar 1 – A Donald Trump rally in Virginia was repeatedly disrupted on Monday by protesters, including some from the Black Lives Matter movement, in a stark display of the divisions the Republican front-runner’s presidential campaign has long been accused of sowing. A Time magazine photographer trying to document the exit

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Clinton Has One Eye on Trump After Huge Win in South Carolina

By John Whitesides and Amanda Becker COLUMBIA, S.C., Feb 28  – Fresh off a runaway win in the South Carolina primary, Democrat Hillary Clinton turned her sights to a possible match-up with Republican front-runner Donald Trump in the Nov. 8 presidential election. Without mentioning Trump’s name, the former secretary of state made it clear on

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Trump Takes South Carolina, Clinton Wins Nevada

By Luciana Lopez and Steve Holland LAS VEGAS/COLUMBIA, S.C., Feb 21 – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump rolled to victory on Saturday in South Carolina in a contest that saw former Florida Governor Jeb Bush drop out, while Democratic hopeful Hillary Clinton beat back a strong challenge from Bernie Sanders in Nevada. The victories by Trump

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Pope Calls Trump ‘Not Christian’ In A Sign of Global Concern

By Emily Flitter NEWBERRY, S.C., Feb 19 – Pope Francis forcefully injected himself into the U.S. presidential campaign on Thursday, assailing Republican candidate Donald Trump’s views on U.S. immigration as “not Christian” in a sign of growing international concern at the billionaire businessman’s election prospects. Trump struck back. No stranger to controversy, the longtime party front-runner

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New Poll Shows Trump Leads Republican Race

By Chris Kahn NEW YORK, Feb 18 – Donald Trump has taken a more than 20-point lead over U.S. Senator Ted Cruz of Texas in the Republican race for the presidential nomination, bolstering his position ahead of the party’s primary in South Carolina on Saturday, according to a national Reuters/Ipsos poll. Among Republicans, Trump, a

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Trump Lashes Out at Republican Rivals in Fiery Debate

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON, Feb 14  – Donald Trump, his face red with emotion, lashed out at rivals Jeb Bush and Ted Cruz on Saturday at the most acrimonious debate to date between Republican presidential candidates, shouting insults and casting aside a pledge to be more measured. The New York billionaire went into the CBS

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