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Melania Trump to address cyberbullying summit in Maryland

Aug. 16, 2018 12:13 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump plans to address a cyberbullying summit in Maryland next week. The White House says the first lady will deliver remarks "addressing the positive and negative effects of social media on youth." She'll also attend a panel discussion with representatives from various social...

WH insists Trump's no racist as he vilifies another minority

Aug. 14, 2018 7:06 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump unloaded on former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman Tuesday, calling her a "crazed, crying lowlife" and "that dog," as a clash rooted in the reality star's accusations of racism focused new attention on his frequent disparagement of prominent African-Americans. The...

Reality White House: Trump, Omarosa trade insults, charges

Aug. 13, 2018 10:22 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman faced off Monday in a messy clash that involved an explosive tell-all book, secret recordings, an ethnic slur and plenty of insults — reviving their roles as reality show boss and villain. Late Monday, Trump tackled...

The Latest: Trump denies using racial slur on tapes

Aug. 13, 2018 10:13 PM EDT

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman (all times local): 10:05 p.m. President Donald Trump says he received a call from the producer of "The Apprentice" assuring him that no tapes exist of him using the N-word, as former White House adviser Omarosa...

In wake of critical book, Trump calls Omarosa 'a lowlife'

Aug. 11, 2018 6:44 PM EDT

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump has one word to describe former White House staffer and fellow reality-TV star Omarosa Manigault Newman: "Lowlife." Manigault Newman claims in an upcoming book, "Unhinged," that Trump used racial slurs on the set of his reality show "The Apprentice." She also...

The Latest: Omarosa calls Trump a bigot in upcoming book

Aug. 10, 2018 8:54 PM EDT

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the new book by former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman (all times local): 7:55 p.m. Former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman says she has concluded, after years of defending Donald Trump, that he is a bigot. She writes in a new book: "I had to...

In book, Omarosa says Trump is a bigot, behaved 'like a dog'

Aug. 10, 2018 6:49 PM EDT

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — Former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman claims in a new book that there are tapes of President Donald Trump using racial slurs and that she saw him behaving "like a dog off the leash" at numerous events he attended without his wife, first lady Melania Trump. The...

Meet the newest US citizens: Melania Trump's parents

Aug. 9, 2018 4:54 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — First lady Melania Trump's parents were sworn in as U.S. citizens on Thursday, completing a legal path to citizenship that their son-in-law has suggested eliminating. Viktor and Amalija Knavs, both in their 70s, took the citizenship oath at a private ceremony in New York City. The Slovenian...

LeBron's Ohio school would welcome visit from first lady

Aug. 7, 2018 10:55 AM EDT

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio public school that LeBron James helped create says it would welcome a visit from first lady Melania Trump, who broached the idea after her husband insulted the NBA star on Twitter. The Akron Beacon Journal reports a spokesman for the Akron school district in northeast Ohio said...

Melania Trump shows independence at key moments

Aug. 6, 2018 12:23 AM EDT

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — A deliberately crafted statement. A conspicuous fashion choice. A sudden silence or withdrawal from the public eye. First lady Melania Trump's move to distance herself from President Donald Trump's criticism of NBA superstar LeBron James was the latest instance of her quiet but...