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Ramaswamy in Trump’s ‘list of good people’ for VP post


Washington: Biotech entrepreneur-turned-politician Vivek Ramaswamy is amongst the names that Republican frontrunner Donald Trump is considering as his running mate for Vice-President in the 2024 presidential polls. The list includes three former GOP candidates, Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.), entrepreneur Vivek Ramaswamy and Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R). Trump also confirmed Rep. Byron Donalds (R-Fla.), South...

Nikki Haley vows to keep fighting Trump


Greenville, S.C.: There are no wins on the horizon for Nikki Haley. Those close to the former United Nations ambassador, the last major Republican candidate standing in Donald Trump’s path to the GOP’s 2024 presidential nomination, are privately bracing for a blowout loss in her home state’s primary election in South Carolina on Saturday. And...

New York AG James says she’ll seize Donald Trump’s property


New York: Donald Trump could be at risk of losing some of his prized properties if he can’t pay his staggering New York civil fraud penalty. With interest, he owes the state nearly $454 million — and the amount is going up $87,502 each day until he pays. New York Attorney General Letitia James said...

Trump stands by remarks about not defending NATO members


North Charleston, S.C.: Former President Donald Trump again said Wednesday that if he returns to the White House, he would not defend NATO members that don’t meet defense spending targets, days after he set off alarms in Europe by suggesting he would tell Russia to attack NATO allies he considered delinquent. Speaking at a campaign...

All eyes on the SC as Trump tries to stave off his 2020 election trial


Washington: In Donald Trump’s federal 2020 election interference case, all eyes are on the Supreme Court, whose next moves could determine whether the former president stands trial in Washington before the November election. An appeals court panel on Tuesday unanimously rejected Trump’s claims that he is immune from prosecution, with the judges saying they cannot...

Biden calls Trump a ‘loser’ in Florida


Jupiter, Fla.: Donald Trump’s private jet, emblazoned with his last name in bold white letters, was parked nearby when Air Force One landed in Florida, where President Joe Biden labeled his predecessor and potential opponent in this year’s campaign as a “loser” while raising money Tuesday for his reelection. It was a typical jab from Biden, but it came...

Trump wins final delegate out of New Hampshire


Washington: Former President Donald Trump has won the last remaining unresolved delegate from New Hampshire, giving him a 13-9 delegate advantage in the Granite State over former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley. Unlike in the Democratic presidential primaries, where all states follow a mostly uniform delegate allocation procedure, Republican delegate rules vary state by state. In New Hampshire, 22...

VP Harris says she’s ‘scared as heck’ that Donald Trump could win


Washington: Vice President Kamala Harris said she’s “scared as heck” that Donald Trump could win another term as president as she pledged an aggressive campaign to make sure that doesn’t happen. She made the comments Wednesday on ABC’s “The View” in response to a question from Joy Behar, one of the show’s hosts. Behar cited reports that other top...

Trump tops long day in court with rambling New Hampshire rally


Portsmouth, N.H.: Dan Steele knows what a long day in court is like. So he was extra appreciative on Wednesday that former President Donald Trump journeyed to New Hampshire after spending the day in a New York courtroom, where he sat defiantly during his trial to determine damages for defaming a magazine writer after she accused him of...