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'The president can't have a conflict of interest,' Trump says. And from a legal standpoint, he's right

Donald Trump said lots (and lots) of eyebrow-raising things during his sitdown with the New York Times on Tuesday. On climate change. On prosecuting (or not) Hillary Clinton. 824 more words


Bill de Blasio to Rudolph Giuliani: Be Less 'Divisive' in Trump Administration

Mayor Bill de Blasio encouraged his Republican predecessor Rudolph Giuliani to leave his history of controversial commentary “in the past” as he prepares for an as-yet unknown role under… 365 more words

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Rudy Giuliani as U.S. secretary of state? Five clues from the past about what that could look like

As President-elect Donald Trump looks to fill some of the highest positions of power in the U.S., Rudy Guiliani’s name has been floated as a potential candidate for secretary of state, the position currently held by John Kerry. 1,024 more words


Purges leave Trump with ‘very insular’ transition team amid growing unease from key Republicans

WASHINGTON — The bloodletting in President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team that began with last week’s ouster of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie escalated Tuesday with new departures, particularly in the area of national security, as power consolidated within an ever-smaller group of top Trump loyalists. 1,571 more words


Samantha Bee calls Steve Bannon 'the milkshake that brings all the deplorables to the yard'

On this week’s Full Frontal, Samantha Bee took a scathing look at President-elect Donald Trump’s rumoured oddball cabinet, one by one.

“This cabinet list isn’t just a liberal’s nightmare. 463 more words


Giuliani emerges as favourite for Trump’s secretary of state

WASHINGTON — Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani emerged as the favourite to serve as secretary of state in Donald Trump’s incoming administration, a senior Trump official said as the president-elect narrowed down his Cabinet picks. 829 more words


​Czech gov has spoken negatively against deployment of the US missile defence radar in the Czech Republic

Head ​of the Czech government Bohuslav Sobotka has negatively spoken out against deployment of the US missile defence radar in the Czech Republic.
He noted that he’s against proposal of the former New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani on deployment of the US radars in Czechia, claiming that ‘these are fantasies, which are not to become a reality’. 268 more words