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Photo Courtesy of The New York Times On Jan. 20, Donald Trump officially became the President of the United States. On the day of his inauguration, Trump provided an inaugural address as per tradition for newly sworn-in presidents. The speech provided the audience with some additional insight into the president’s ambitions for the next years, …

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Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore/ Flickr Donald J. Trump’s path to victory was paved with shouts of anger and dissent built on the ideal which brought the most controversy and strength to his campaign: Anti-political correctness. From his announcement speech in June 2015, Trump has been fighting against political correctness in the American government. In this first …

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Photo by Gage Skidmore / Flickr A newly released recording of Donald Trump from 2005 is gathering political ire as the Trump campaign reels from sexually explicit remarks made by the Republican nominee in 2005. Republicans, some who previously endorsed the nominee, are pulling their support in the aftermath of the leaked recording. The recording and video …

Photo Courtesy of Flickr  Monday at 8 p.m., the long-awaited first presidential debate will take place at Hofstra University. Millions of American eyes will watch as the two front-runners wade into a war of mud-slinging, platform disagreements and NBC’s Lester Holt. Both Trump and Hillary have seen fascinatingly large ups and downs during their campaign …

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama asked Congress Wednesday to formally authorize military force against the Islamic State group, arguing the militants could pose a threat to the U.S. homeland if their violent power grab goes unchecked and urging lawmakers to “show the world we are united in our resolve to counter the threat.” The …

RYAN LUCAS, Associated Press   BEIRUT (AP) — U.S. fighter jets and bombers expanded their aerial campaign against Islamic State targets Wednesday, striking the militants in both Syria and Iraq even as the extremists pressed their offensive in Kurdish areas within sight of the Turkish border, where fleeing refugees told of civilians beheaded and towns torched. President …