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Trump defends self after comments, says ‘I’m not a racist’

Jan 15 2018 - 12:05am || Comments

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — President Donald Trump, on the defensive in the wake of recent disparaging comments about Haiti and African nations that have revived questions about whether the leader of the world’s melting pot is a racist, declared Sunday that he is not one.

  • Posted: Jan 8 2018 - 12:06am

    New Hampshire ticket sole winner in Powerball jackpot

  • | Posted: Jan 8 2018 - 12:06am

    WASHINGTON — Faced with a growing backlash, President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist Steve Bannon released a statement Sunday reaffirming his support for the commander in chief and praising Trump’s eldest son as “both a patriot and a good man.”

  • | Posted: Jan 8 2018 - 12:06am

    WASHINGTON — Faced with a growing backlash, President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist Steve Bannon released a statement Sunday reaffirming his support for the commander in chief and praising Trump’s eldest son as “both a patriot and a good man.”

  • | Posted: Jan 7 2018 - 12:06am

    Legendary astronaut John Young, who walked on the moon and later commanded the first space shuttle flight, has died, NASA said Saturday. Young was 87.

  • | Posted: Jan 7 2018 - 12:06am

    NEW YORK — About 100 million people faced a new challenge after the whopping East Coast snowstorm: a gusty deep freeze, topped Saturday by a wind chill close to minus 100 on New Hampshire’s Mount Washington that vied for world’s coldest place.

  • | Posted: Jan 7 2018 - 12:06am

    SAN FRANCISCO — This week’s announcement that the U.S. Justice Department was ditching its hands-off approach to states that have legalized marijuana initially sent some in the industry into a tailspin, just days after California’s $7 billion recreational weed market opened for business.

  • Posted: Jan 7 2018 - 12:06am

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The winning ticket in the latest Mega Millions drawing was sold in Florida.

  • | Posted: Jan 7 2018 - 12:06am

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump felt compelled Saturday to let the world know he’s playing with all his marbles and is among the sharpest cookies around.

  • | Posted: Jan 7 2018 - 12:06am

    WASHINGTON — Lynn Tran and Richard Hazen built a Florida beachfront treehouse that would be the envy of any child. It’s got two levels, hammocks and windows looking out on the Gulf of Mexico.

  • | Posted: Jan 7 2018 - 12:06am

    THURMONT, Md. — Emerging from closed-door meetings with Republican leaders, President Donald Trump on Saturday held out the prospect of a deal with Democrats on the fate of young immigrants brought to the country illegally as children but appeared to put a welfare system overhaul — once a top White House priority — on the back burner.

  • | Posted: Jan 7 2018 - 12:06am

    THURMONT, Md. — Emerging from closed-door meetings with Republican leaders, President Donald Trump on Saturday held out the prospect of a deal with Democrats on the fate of young immigrants brought to the country illegally as children but appeared to put a welfare system overhaul — once a top White House priority — on the back burner.

  • | Posted: Jan 6 2018 - 12:06am

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s effort to keep Attorney General Jeff Sessions, a vocal and loyal supporter of his election bid, in charge of an investigation into his campaign offers special counsel Robert Mueller yet another avenue to explore as his prosecutors work to untangle potential evidence of obstruction.

  • Posted: Jan 6 2018 - 12:06am

    Storm gone, but cold will stick around through weekend

  • | Posted: Jan 6 2018 - 12:06am

    DENVER — Whether to crack down on marijuana in states where it is legal is a decision that will now rest with those states’ top federal prosecutors, many of whom are deeply rooted in their communities and may be reluctant to pursue cannabis businesses or their customers.

  • | Posted: Jan 6 2018 - 12:06am

    DENVER — Whether to crack down on marijuana in states where it is legal is a decision that will now rest with those states’ top federal prosecutors, many of whom are deeply rooted in their communities and may be reluctant to pursue cannabis businesses or their customers.