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Yet again, Trump officials are using deceptively altered imagery to attack the former vice president.

White House deputy chief of staff Dan Scavino posted a fake video appearing to show Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden falling asleep in an interview.

“I say what I say,” the president replied when asked if he regretted denigrating John McCain's military service.

“I was in his grip, and I couldn’t get out of it,” Dorris told The Guardian.

The Alaska senator said the process for filling Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat should wait.

BREAKING: More than 200,000 people have now died of the novel coronavirus in the United States, according to a Johns Hopkins University tally.

The president reportedly paid a lot more for his hair than he did in taxes.


Lara Trump and Kimberly Guilfoyle are each receiving $15,000 per month through the campaign manager’s private company, GOP sources said, to dodge FEC rules.

A mere 72 hours after the Chinese government agreed to put a half-billion dollars into an Indonesian project that will personally enrich Donald Trump, the president ordered a bailout for a Chinese-government-owned cellphone maker.

Rep. Gerry Connolly (D-Va.) uses GOP members of Congress’ own words to highlight the hypocrisy of their criticism against FBI Agent Peter Strzok.

ICE to deport Arizona father whose 5-year-old son is battling cancer

Tara Reade is one of eight women to accuse Biden of inappropriate touching.

Mary Elizabeth Taylor, one of the highest-ranking Black officials in the administration, said Trump's actions “cut sharply against my core values."

Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) remained steadfast on the House floor while playing heart-wrenching audio of detained children separated from their parents, despite fierce opposition from the chamber's presiding officer.

"If he keeps lying like he has been every day on stuff this important, all of us should stop broadcasting it," said the MSNBC host.