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Pressure on Trump Likely to be Intense at Second Debate with Clinton

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON, Oct 9 – U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, facing eroding support from his party over lewd remarks about women, goes into a second presidential debate with Democrat Hillary Clinton on Sunday needing to demonstrate he remains a credible candidate. The pressure on the 70-year-old Trump at the debate will be

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Trump: Blind Trust Issues

You’d have to be very gullible to buy Donald Trump’s claim that his global business deals won’t jeopardize national security By Kurt Eichenwald  Like a political Elmer Gantry, Donald Trump goes from city to city, proclaiming that only he can save America, spinning outrageous statements and spewing lies before heading off to his next revival

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Clinton puts Trump on Defensive in Blistering Debate

By Steve Holland and John Whitesides HEMPSTEAD, N.Y., Sept 27  – Democrat Hillary Clinton accused Republican Donald Trump of racism, sexism and tax avoidance on Monday, putting him on the defensive during a debate that a snap poll said boosted her White House chances. Trump, a real estate tycoon making his first run for public

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Clinton and Trump to Square Off in Highly Anticipated Debate Showdown

By John Whitesides HEMPSTEAD, N.Y., Sept 26 – Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump will face off for the first time on Monday in a presidential debate that could rank as one of the most watched and highly anticipated political showdowns in U.S. history. The surprisingly tight race for the White House and the

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Trump Threat to Run as Independent Counterproductive: Party Chief

By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON, April 3 – U.S. Republican Party Chairman Reince Priebus said on Sunday that Donald Trump is making it harder for himself to win the Republican presidential nomination by threatening to run as an independent if he is not treated fairly. In several television interviews, Priebus, who chairs the Republican National Committee,

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