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Trump Defends $1.17 Billion in Losses as Just for ‘Tax Purposes’

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Wednesday defended the more than $1 billion he reported in business losses between 1985 and 1994, a previously undisclosed...

Latest Rash of Scam Calls Come From ‘Social Security’

Move over, Internal Revenue Service. Criminals now prefer the Social Security Administration as their cover agency when they try to swindle Americans over the...

Joe Biden Raises $6.3 Million, Topping Rivals’ First-Day Hauls

Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s presidential campaign announced Friday that it had raised $6.3 million in its opening 24 hours, surpassing the first-day totals of...

Joe Biden Announces 2020 Run for President, After Months of Hesitation

Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. announced Thursday that he would seek the Democratic nomination to challenge President Trump in 2020, casting the...

Who’s Running for President in 2020?

It feels as if half the Democratic Party is running for the White House In fact, it’s only 20, officially. Below, an accounting of who’s...

2 African-American Women Are Vying for Mayor of Chicago

Chicago´s next mayor Adrianne Burton, 38, believes that the next mayor of Chicago will have a sharper, more empathetic eye on the public schools. Carolyn...

“Trump has just made history,” said Mr. Netanyahu

President Trump declared on Thursday that the United States should recognize Israel’s authority over the long disputed Golan Heights, delivering...

It Isn’t Complicated: Trump Encourages Violence

He doesn’t deserve blame for any specific attack. He does deserve blame for the increase in white-nationalist violence. The president of the United States suggested...