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When he took office in January, Trump turned over the reins of his global real estate, property management and marketing empire to his two adult sons and a senior executive. That's in line with what he reported for 2015 and the first few months of 2016. For example , the estimated revenue of his assets ranges anywhere from $100,000 to $1 million, while some are vaguely labeled as "over $5 million".
  • Handel defeats Ossoff in most expensive House race in history

    Handel defeats Ossoff in most expensive House race in history

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    Karen Handel , a former Georgia state official, won Tuesday's marquee election in the wealthy, highly educated suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia, defeating her Democratic challenger, Jon Ossoff . "We have a lot work to do", Handel said. Ossoff was able to raise $25 million for the race, much of it from progressives and liberals across the country who badly wanted to give Trump a poke in the eye.
  • Trump's Iowa visit to include stop at college

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    President Donald Trump is about to hold a rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Corbett announced plans Tuesday to run as a Republican in next year's primary, challenging Iowa's new governor, Kim Reynolds. To find tickets, head to Register for Cedar Rapids Rally . Corbett, who is 56 years old, is a native of Pennsylvania who attended Cornell College in Mount Vernon and made the city his home after graduation.
  • Memorial for slain Muslim teen girl is torched

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    Police say they have arrested a 24-year-old man for setting a fire in a Washington, D.C., fountain on Wednesday morning ― but emphasized that the incident was not a hate crime, as it had no connection to a memorial at the same fountain for a murdered Muslim teen.
  • Tropical Storm Cindy drenching Louisiana and Gulf Coast

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    Tropical storm Cindy has began to make it's way inland and the Gulf Coast has already seen major impacts. Overnight, Tropical Storm Bret dissipated in the southern Caribbean. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said emergency operations teams have been activated or are on standby to prepare for the storm's landfall. Workers on Grand Isle, Louisiana's barrier island community south of New Orleans, worked to reinforce a rock levee protecting the island's vulnerable west side.
  • Trump, Saudi crown prince, vow to stifle terror financing

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    The replacement of the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia demonstrates a shift in priorities with regard to the country's policy toward the military, Vladimir Dzhabarov, the first deputy chairman of Russia's Federation Council foreign affairs committee, told Sputnik on Tuesday.
  • Tropical Storm Cindy could make for major rain event in area

    Tropical Storm Cindy could make for major rain event in area

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    Edwards. Gov. John Bel Edwards said the advance notice of the storm gave officials time to put emergency plans in place. In addition to flooding, tornadoes and water spouts could cause damage. Those problems began last night for roughly 7,100 Entergy customers who lost power as a result of rain, though crews had restored service to all but 150 of them by Wednesday morning, said Melonie Stewart of Entergy.
  • President Trump's Businesses Are Bringing In A Lot Of Money

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    White House Spokesman Sean Spicer earlier in the week dismissed those concerns as partisan bickering, and in a brief statement late Friday, he did not address them anew. Trump was elected - from $100,000 to $200,000 - effective on January 1, 2017. Revenue from television shows like "The Apprentice" fell to $1.1 million, down from $6 million a year earlier.
  • A Somber Queen's Speech Unveils A Brexit-Centric Agenda In The UK

    A Somber Queen's Speech Unveils A Brexit-Centric Agenda In The UK

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    Of the 27 proposed bills put forth in the speech, almost a third pertain to the U.K.'s departure from the European Union. In addition to the so-called great repeal bill, which transposes European Union law into British statute, there are bills on a new customs regime, a new immigration system, reforms to trade, a bill on agriculture and another on fisheries.
  • Moment cop shot Philando Castile dead while daughter, 4, sat in auto

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    But Reynolds has said that Castile was merely grabbing for his license when he was shot by Yanez . Yanez: "OK, don't reach for it then". "Don't pull it out". Anthony Police Officer Tressa Sunde. Actually if we did say more, it emulate exactly what Castile's mother, Valerie, said in her "f*ck the police" rant on Facebook Live after Yanez's not guilty verdict was announced.
  • Shocking video of police shooting wasn't enough to convict

    Shocking video of police shooting wasn't enough to convict

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    Then she vows: "I can keep you safe". The defense claimed during Yanez's manslaughter trial that Castile disregarded commands because he was stoned. Sampsell-Jones says it is "understandable why the jury couldn't find him guilty beyond a reasonable doubt". Yanez's acquittal prompted days of protests , including one in St.