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From crude to creative: 100 Days of Trump signs wielded by fans and foes

From crude to creative: 100 Days of Trump signs wielded by fans and foesThere is no shortage of opinion when it comes to the presidency of Donald Trump, and those feelings have been emblazoned on signs, banners and other displays at rallies in the U.S. and abroad during his first 100 days in office.


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Trump’s chaotic first 100 days — as seen through his tweets

Trump’s chaotic first 100 days — as seen through his tweetsAfter winning the election, Donald Trump said he wasn't sure how much he'd use Twitter as president. “I’m going to be very restrained, if I use it at all,” he said on “60 Minutes.” As he approaches his first 100, that vow appears to have fallen short.


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Trump’s lone border visit foreshadowed his flawed vision for a wall

Trump’s lone border visit foreshadowed his flawed vision for a wallAt right is Pete Saenz, mayor of Laredo. LAREDO, Texas — Donald Trump’s Boeing 757 had landed a few minutes earlier on a remote runway of the local airport here in this dusty border town, and as his guests boarded the aircraft to meet him, they found the New York billionaire in the plane’s gold-accented cabin watching coverage of his arrival on television, which was already steeped in drama. It was July 2015, a little over a month after Trump had officially launched his bid for the Republican presidential nomination.


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Are we willing to let Trump evolve?

Are we willing to let Trump evolve?If President Trump turns out to be serious about growing into his job, do the media and his critics have the capacity to let him?


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White House vows to continue funding Obamacare, averting showdown with Democrats

White House vows to continue funding Obamacare, averting showdown with DemocratsThe White House has assured Democrats it will continue to fund a key portion of Obamacare, clearing the way for negotiations on a series of spending bills to avoid a government shutdown, according to two sources familiar with the decision. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., had demanded that Congress continue paying for the Affordable Care Act’s subsidies — which lower health care costs for 7 million people — as part of the emerging spending bill.


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Military preparations ‘underway’ on North Korea, Trump aide says

Military preparations ‘underway’ on North Korea, Trump aide saysA senior administration official who briefed reporters refused to be specific but spoke of possible economic as well as military responses on North Korea.


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Kellyanne Conway dodges questions on Mike Flynn as White House touts 100-days record

Kellyanne Conway dodges questions on Mike Flynn as White House touts 100-days recordSpeaking with Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric, White House counselor Kellyanne Conway dodged questions on the appointment and ouster of Lt. Gen. Mike Flynn.


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Fox’s Jesse Watters sparks controversy with suggestive Ivanka Trump remark

Fox’s Jesse Watters sparks controversy with suggestive Ivanka Trump remarkA former protégé of Bill O’Reilly is facing a backlash over an on-air comment about the first daughter.


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Fact check: The White House’s claims about Trump’s first 100 days

Fact check: The White House’s claims about Trump’s first 100 daysPresident Trump says he's done a lot in his first 100 days. Here's a look at how those claims add up.


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Trump lashes out after judge bats down another immigration order

Trump lashes out after judge bats down another immigration orderPresident Trump lashed out early Wednesday after a federal judge issued a temporary injunction against his "sanctuary cities" executive oder. Trump said he'd take it to the Supreme Court.


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