DONALD Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen has pleaded GUILTY to paying two women for their silence "at the direction of US president". The New York attorney, 51, told a court he arranged payments ahead of the 2016 election to silence porn star Stormy Daniels and ex Playboy model Karen McDougal. He made the statements on Tuesday after admitting to eight criminal charges, including tax evasion, bank fraud and campaign finance violations. Cohen did not name Trump in court, but his lawyer, Lanny Davis, said afterwards he was referring to the president. He said: "Today he (Cohen) stood up and testified under oath that Donald Trump directed him to commit a crime by making payments to two women for the principal purpose of influencing an election. “If those payments were a crime for Michael Cohen, then why wouldn’t they be a crime for Donald Trump?” Cohen had previously admitted to arranging £100,000 hush money for Daniels, 39, who claimed she had an … [Read more...] about Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen pleads GUILTY to paying Stormy Daniels for her silence ‘at the direction of US president’
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POLITICS 08/17/2018 09:41 am ET "Maybe Mexico will pay," one person suggested on Twitter. By Lee Moran The brakes have been put on President Donald Trump’s idea for a military parade in Washington, and many folks on Twitter couldn’t be happier. The Pentagon said Thursday it was indefinitely postponing the event, which was slated to coincide with Veteran’s Day in November, after costs soared to an estimated $92 million. Trump petulantly fired back on Twitter Friday morning, claiming he actually canceled the event ― and would instead visit an Armistice Day parade in Paris later this year. Unsurprisingly, news that the Washington show of military might would not be going ahead for the foreseeable future quickly trended on Trump’s favorite social media platform: Everyone agrees the parade was a good idea.pic.twitter.com/rx5BmACu1J— Jeremy Newberger (@jeremynewberger) August 17, 2018 Maybe Mexico will pay for Trump's military … [Read more...] about Donald Trump’s Postponed Military Parade Is Turned Into A Mocking Meme
POLITICS 08/14/2018 08:25 am ET Updated 56 minutes ago "You're an embarrassment to the nation." By Lee Moran President Donald Trump faced backlash Tuesday morning after he called his former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman “that dog” on Twitter. Trump was seemingly responding to Newman’s release of conversations that she secretly recorded during her time in the White House when he posted this tweet: When you give a crazed, crying lowlife a break, and give her a job at the White House, I guess it just didn’t work out. Good work by General Kelly for quickly firing that dog!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 14, 2018 Trump didn’t specifically name Newman in the post, but he praised the White House chief of staff for “quickly firing” her, indicating it was about the former aide. Newman released another new tape to CBS News on Tuesday morning. Newman is currently on a media tour promoting Unhinged, … [Read more...] about Donald Trump Sparks Outrage After Calling Omarosa A ‘Dog’
OMAROSA Manigault Newman is the latest official to break ranks with the Trump administration and dish the what she claims is the dirt. Here is all you need to know about the ex-adviser who has walked out and is now promoting a tell-all book. Who is Omarosa Manigault Newman? Omarosa Manigault is the latest person in Donald Trump’s camp to fall out with the maverick president and has written a book she claims is inside knowledge of the White House and has even made claims the president made a racial slur. The 44-year-old is a former reality TV star who became a White House political aide after appearing on the Apprentice of which Trump was the boss. She has been a part of Trump's world for some 15 years. What is her Donald Trump recording? The brash and outspoken aide told NBC's "Meet the Press" that she surreptitiously recorded a number of conversations in the White House for her own protection. The show aired portions of a recording of her firing by Kelly in the high-security … [Read more...] about Who is Omarosa Manigault Newman, what is her Donald Trump recording and when was she on the Celebrity Apprentice with Piers Morgan?
TRUMP Tower in New York is the headquarters of The Trump Organization formerly headed by US President Donald Trump. The 58-storey skyscraper is emblazoned with the Trump name and is a New York landmark - but what do we know about the building? Here's the lowdown... Where is Trump Tower and when was it built? Trump Tower soars above 5th Avenue in Manhattan, New York City. Der Scutt, of architects Poor, Swanke, Hayden & Connell designed Trump Tower and construction commenced on the building in 1979. It was completed two years later. It houses the penthouse residence of Donald Trump, where he had lived before moving to the White House in January 2017. In 2016, Forbes magazine valued the 300,000 square feet of office space at up to $471million, or £347 million. What happened during the fire in January 2018? A fire broke out on the top floor of the 664-foot-high building on 8 January 2018. One person sustained a serious and possibly life-threatening injury, while another had a … [Read more...] about Where is Trump Tower, does Donald Trump live there and who designed it?