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Constitution greater than any president, says Elon Musk responding to Donald Trump
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Constitution greater than any president, says Elon Musk responding to Donald Trump

Trump’s comments came after Twitter's new owner, Elon Musk, said he would reveal how Twitter engaged in 'free speech suppression' leading up to the 2020 election

Donald Trump's talk of ending constitutional rules draws sharp rebukes from both parties
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Donald Trump's talk of ending constitutional rules draws sharp rebukes from both parties

What many saw as a bizarre proposal from a singularly unconventional former president came in his latest social media post hammering away at baseless conspiracy theories about the 2020 election, which he lost to Joe Biden

Donald Trump knew about top executives' tax fraud scheme, says prosecutor
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Donald Trump knew about top executives' tax fraud scheme, says prosecutor

The tax fraud case is the only trial to arise from the three-year investigation of Trump and his business practices by the Manhattan district attorney's office

White House condemns Donald Trump for meeting with white supremacist
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White House condemns Donald Trump for meeting with white supremacist

Trump acknowledged having dinner with Kanye West, also known as Ye, at Mar-a-Lago, and said he brought along friends, one of whom was Nick Fuentes, an outspoken anti-Semite and racist

US writer sues Donald Trump as Adult Survivors Act comes into effect
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US writer sues Donald Trump as Adult Survivors Act comes into effect

The new law lifts the statute of limitations for a one-year period on civil claims for sexual offences

Writer who accused Trump of 1990s rape files new lawsuit
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Writer who accused Trump of 1990s rape files new lawsuit

Jean Carroll first made the claim in a 2019 book, saying Trump raped her in the dressing room of a Manhattan luxury department store in 1995 or 1996. However, she was barred by state law from suing over the alleged rape because too many years had passed. The deadline has now been lifted temporarily

Elon Musk blames ‘political activists’ for lying about Twitter’s moderation council & reinstating Donald Trump
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Elon Musk blames ‘political activists’ for lying about Twitter’s moderation council & reinstating Donald Trump

While Elon Musk blames leftist political and social activists for pressuring advertisers to not advertise on Twitter, brands have halted ad spends because of the turmoil caused by paid verification and exit of many key people.

New York judge sets fraud trial date for Donald Trump
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New York judge sets fraud trial date for Donald Trump

Justice Arthur Engoron of the Manhattan Supreme Court set a trial date of 2 October, 2023 in the case that alleges Trump and his family members misstated the value of properties to enrich themselves

Donald Trump says he won’t return to Twitter after Elon Musk reinstates former US President’s account
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Donald Trump says he won’t return to Twitter after Elon Musk reinstates former US President’s account

After Elon Musk reinstated Donald Trump's account, the former US President said he won't be returning to Twitter as he doesn't see any reason for it.

Another key Twitter executive leaves as Elon Musk restores former US President Donald Trump's account
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Another key Twitter executive leaves as Elon Musk restores former US President Donald Trump's account

Ever since key people from Musk's Twitter started leaving, the platform has been losing advertisers as there is no one to enforce policies that made the platform advertiser and user-friendly.

Elon Musk restores Donald Trump's Twitter account after online poll
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Elon Musk restores Donald Trump's Twitter account after online poll

Musk reinstated Donald Trump’s account on Twitter on Saturday, reversing a ban that has kept the former president off the social media site since a pro-Trump mob attacked the US Capitol on 6 January, 2021

Elon Musk asks Twitter users if Donald Trump should be reinstated
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Elon Musk asks Twitter users if Donald Trump should be reinstated

Musk has done similar polls in the past, asking followers last year if he should sell stock in his electric car company Tesla. Following that poll, he sold more than $1 billion in shares

US Justice Department taps independent prosecutor for Donald Trump probes
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US Justice Department taps independent prosecutor for Donald Trump probes

At a press conference, Attorney General Merrick Garland announced the appointment of Jack Smith, until recently a chief prosecutor in The Hague charged with probing Kosovo war crimes, to take over the two ongoing federal probes into Trump

Trump’s 2024 bid: Divider-in-chief still has two more years to plot his return
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Trump’s 2024 bid: Divider-in-chief still has two more years to plot his return

Despite the Midterms shocker, legal troubles and waning popularity, the former president’s core base is intact and he is the de facto leader of a divided GOP

Elon Musk reveals new vision for hate content amid Twitter chaos
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Elon Musk reveals new vision for hate content amid Twitter chaos

Musk on Friday said he had reinstated certain banned accounts on his site, but added that no decision had been made on welcoming back former US president Donald Trump

Explained: Why Republicans' razor-thin House majority is good for Democrats
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Explained: Why Republicans' razor-thin House majority is good for Democrats

Democrats would have loved to keep the chamber. But given how the midterm picture appeared entering this year, keeping the Senate and narrowly losing the House are both huge accomplishments and an extraordinary stroke of political luck

The Party's On: Former US Vice President Mike Pence says voters want new leadership
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The Party's On: Former US Vice President Mike Pence says voters want new leadership

Pence said Wednesday that voters are "looking for new leadership" following the disappointing midterm elections for Republicans, who are now openly debating whether his onetime boss, Donald Trump, should maintain a leading role in the party.

Will Donald Trump pull of a Grover Cleveland, the only US president to serve two non-consecutive terms?
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Will Donald Trump pull of a Grover Cleveland, the only US president to serve two non-consecutive terms?

Donald Trump has announced his bid to run for the White House in 2024. With this, he joins a small club of US presidents — just four — who have sought non-consecutive terms. Of these, only Grover Cleveland has been successful in losing an election and then rising from the ashes to regain power

Donald Trump announces 2024 White House bid: How the media can cover his presidency campaign responsibly
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Donald Trump announces 2024 White House bid: How the media can cover his presidency campaign responsibly

Now that Donald Trump is running for US president in 2024, journalists cannot follow the usual rules for covering a candidate who routinely defies democratic norms and lies with abandon

Donald Trump is running for president in 2024: The Republicans who might challenge him
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Donald Trump is running for president in 2024: The Republicans who might challenge him

Donald Trump has formally announced his bid for the 2024 US presidential election. But this time it will be more difficult for him. His biggest rival is Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, but he might not the only Republican who hopes to beat the former president to set up a White House run