|Trump Uses RNC Funds To Pay For His Russia Defense -- Thanks To Hillary Clinton's Lawyer|
WASHINGTON â€• President Donald Trump, a billionaire, is reportedly using money raised by the Republican National Committee to cover legal fees associated with the Department of Justice investigation into his 2016 presidential campaign. Trump has used over $230,000 in money raised by the RNC for his own legal defense, according to Reuters. The president is currently under investigation for potential illegal coordination with Russia â€• which is alleged to have hacked the Democratic National Committee and intervened in the election to defeat Hillary Clinton â€• and for possible obstruction of justice when he fired James Comey, the former FBI director, in May.
|Trump fires back after Clinton calls U.N. speech 'dangerous'|
President Trump lashed out at Hillary Clinton on Twitter after his former election opponent called his speech to the United Nations General Assembly â€śvery darkâ€ť and â€śdangerous.â€ť
|Black Cornell Student Allegedly 'Bloodied Up' In Racially Charged Attack|
Less than two weeks after someone chanted â€śbuild a wall, build a wallâ€ť near the Latino Living Center on Cornell Universityâ€™s campus, a white student was arrested after allegedly assaulting a black student in front of his home and yelling racial slurs at him.
|A Lot Of Americans Don't Know That Puerto Ricans Are Americans, Too|
Maria â€świll essentially devastate most of the island,â€ť Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo RossellĂł said earlier this week. â€śAfter Irma, the people of Puerto Rico stood up and helped others,â€ť he said, according to USA Today. Fewer than half of Americans, however, even realize that Puerto Ricans are American citizens.
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