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Trump speaking at super PAC fundraiser at his DC hotel

Jun. 19, 2018 7:55 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is speaking at a fundraiser held by his biggest super PAC. Trump is the keynote speaker at the first America First Action Leadership Summit, which is being held at his hotel in Washington. It's the first official fundraiser for America First Action, the primary...

Publishers embrace, and ponder, audiobooks' rise

Jun. 3, 2018 10:33 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — As the audiobook market continues to boom, publishers find themselves both grateful and concerned. The industry gathered over the past week for BookExpo and the fan-based BookCon, which ended Sunday at the Jacob Javits center in Manhattan. The consensus, as it has been for the past few...

Trump's teasing jobs report tweet raises questions

Jun. 1, 2018 6:50 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — With a tantalizing tweet, President Donald Trump seemed to tease a positive jobs report on Friday, a protocol-defying step that moved markets and raised questions about the appropriateness of the president publicly hinting at information that could make or lose fortunes. Treasury yields...

Report: Millions of tweets spread anti-Semitic messages

May. 7, 2018 12:11 PM EDT

Millions of anti-Semitic messages on Twitter have spread negative stereotypes and conspiracy theories about Jews across the social media platform, according to a report Monday by the Anti-Defamation League. ADL national director and CEO Jonathan Greenblatt said the data showed many used Twitter as a "megaphone to...

Welcome to the partisan fury, Michelle Wolf

Apr. 30, 2018 5:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — White House Correspondents Association roaster Michelle Wolf joins a club with likes of Kathy Griffin, Khizr Khan, Stormy Daniels and David Hogg — little-known or unknown figures who suddenly became surrogates for the hyper-partisan rhetorical warfare of the Trump era. President...

Trump gives thumbs-down to comic who roasted his spokeswoman

Apr. 29, 2018 11:00 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The reviews are in: President Donald Trump gave a thumbs-down Sunday to the comedian who roasted his chief spokeswoman at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner, offending present and past members of his administration, including one who walked out in protest. The...

Michelle Wolf draws laughs, gasps at correspondents' dinner

Apr. 29, 2018 12:15 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — If President Donald Trump isn't comfortable being the target of jokes, comedian Michelle Wolf gave him and others plenty of reasons to squirm Saturday night. "It's 2018 and I'm a woman, so you cannot shut me up," Wolf cracked, "unless you have Michael Cohen wire me $130,000." No, Trump's...