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Donald Trump says Republican race all but over if he wins Indiana

Donald Trump says Republican race all but over if he wins Indiana
reuters.com — WASHINGTON Front-runner Donald Trump said on Sunday that he will have essentially sealed the Republican U.S. presidential nomination if he wins Tuesday's contest in Indiana, where he now holds a big lead over chief rival Ted Cruz.

Obama orders review of U.S. police use of military hardware

Obama orders review of U.S. police use of military hardware
reuters.com — EDGARTOWN Mass./WASHINGTON U.S. President Barack Obama has ordered a review of the distribution of military hardware to state and local police out of concern at how such equipment has been used during racial unrest in Ferguson, Missouri.

World to watch as Trump outlines his foreign policy

World to watch as Trump outlines his foreign policy
reuters.com — WASHINGTON Donald Trump will set aside his bad-boy antics, and with the help of a teleprompter to keep him on message, outline on Wednesday his vision for foreign policy if elected U.S. president in November, campaign aides say. Governments alarmed at the prospect of a Trump presidency will be paying close attention.

Donald Trump's unlikely villain: piano-playing Reince Priebus

Donald Trump's unlikely villain: piano-playing Reince Priebus
reuters.com — HOLLYWOOD, Fla. Reince Priebus, the unassuming head of the Republican National Committee, often plays the piano late at night, sometimes with a glass of wine nearby. Tickling the ivories is a lifelong passion for Priebus and he has been doing it "more than usual" lately, he told Reuters in an interview last week.

Trump plans foreign policy speech to project 'presidential' image

Trump plans foreign policy speech to project 'presidential' image
reuters.com — HOLLYWOOD, Fla./WASHINGTON White House hopeful Donald Trump will give a foreign policy speech in Washington next week in an effort to project a more serious image as the Republican front-runner increasingly shifts his focus to the general election in November.

Trump, Cruz, Kasich seek to win over Republican leaders at party meeting

Trump, Cruz, Kasich seek to win over Republican leaders at party meeting
reuters.com — HOLLYWOOD, Fla. Republican presidential candidates are making an intense push to curry favor with party leaders whose support could prove crucial as the nomination fight enters a critical phase.

Republican establishment warms to Trump after big New York win

Republican establishment warms to Trump after big New York win
yahoo.com — By Steve Holland HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (Reuters) - U.S. Republican officials began meeting on Wednesday, a day after Donald Trump's crushing victory in a New York presidential nominating contest, and said he has been winning growing acceptance within their ranks - but they want to see the billionaire

Republican establishment warms to Trump after big New York win

Republican establishment warms to Trump after big New York win
reuters.com — U.S. Republican officials began meeting on Wednesday, a day after Donald Trump's crushing victory in a New York presidential nominating contest, and said he has been winning growing acceptance within their ranks - but they want to see the billionaire do more to mend fences with the party establishment.

Trump takes new steps to reset his campaign

Trump takes new steps to reset his campaign
article.wn.com — By Steve Holland and Susan Cornwell Trump takes new steps to reset his campaign Advertisment of Gallery: Facebook icon Twitter icon Pinterest Mail icon WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican

Trump takes new steps to reset his campaign

Trump takes new steps to reset his campaign
yahoo.com — By Steve Holland and Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican front-runner Donald Trump took fresh steps to reset his campaign on Wednesday, hiring a top Republican operative and scheduling a meeting between aides and U.S. lawmakers as he girded for a new phase in his White House bid. Trump
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May 02, 2016

In Carmel, Ind., Trump forecasts general election strategy should he win the nomination: Clinton can't lead cause she has bad judgment.

May 02, 2016

"And these eggheads that you watch on television," says Trump.

May 02, 2016

"Even I would have helped her," Trump says of Carly's fall off stage. "She just went down, she went down the wrong way."

May 02, 2016

"The polls are all over the map," says Cruz. "This race is effectively tied here in the state of Indiana. It depends on turnout tomorrow."

May 01, 2016

Trump on seeking peace deal between Israel and Palestinians: "I'm going to try to make that deal. Man, would that be a beauty."

May 01, 2016

Obamas annnounce daughter Malia will attend Harvard University in the fall of 2017. Will take a gap year.

May 01, 2016

Trump on Fox, on Obama's jokes about him at #whcd: "I think it was fine. It’s a comedy. It was fine. I thought he did a nice job.".

Apr 30, 2016

Pres Obama at @whcd says Secret Service deserves credit for catching fence jumper. "They caught Michelle and brought her back."


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