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Until this week, Salt Bae was best known as an Instagram-famous chef. He wears tight V-necks, owns a global chain of high-end steakhouses, and...

Poland’s president wants Trump to open a US base in his...

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President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort is being tried this week in a Virginia court for bank and tax fraud. The charges...

Trump says “collusion is not a crime.” Not quite.

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Trump adds more Russians who interfered in the 2016 election to...

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Trump says he’d be willing to meet with Iran’s president with...

President Donald Trump left the door wide open to the possibility of meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani — just one week after threatening...

Why the US and Turkey are fighting over a US pastor

President Donald Trump just said the US will place “large sanctions” on Turkey for detaining an American pastor for nearly two years — a...

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