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President Trump attacks John McCain, NFL players, and Steph Curry in wild Saturday - here's the rundown

26 days ago   |   By

Aaron Bernstein/Reuters What a day.
President Donald Trump was active on Twitter Saturday, sparking confrontations with major figures in two different professional sports leagues, attacking Sen. John McCain for his announcement that he will vote against the newest GOP healthcare bill, and leaning on other Republicans to support the healthcare plan.
Here's a rundown of Trump's busy Saturday:
Trump on McCain and the Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill : Trump started the day by attacking McCain, who announced Friday he would not vote for the newest GOP Obamacare repeal bill. "He campaigned on...
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North Korea: Trump's insults make the possibility of an attack on the US 'inevitable all the more'

North Korea: Trump's insults make the possibility of an attack on the US 'inevitable all the more'

26 days ago   |   By

Thomson Reuters
North Korea's foreign minister responded forcefully on Saturday to President Donald Trump's fiery comments before the United Nations General Assembly earlier this week.
Ri Yong Ho, North Korea's foreign minister, said on Saturday that Trump's insults made "our rocket's visit to the entire US mainland inevitable all the more," according to The Associated Press.
He retaliated against Trump's personal attack on the North Korean leader by calling the president "a mentally deranged person full of megalomania" who is holding "the nuclear button."
Trump said at the UN that if...
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'Find something else to do!': Trump continues his war of words against NFL players in tweetstorm

'Find something else to do!': Trump continues his war of words against NFL players in tweetstorm

26 days ago   |   By

President Donald Trump took to Twitter again on Saturday to continue his attacks on NFL players protesting the national anthem.
"If a player wants the privilege of making millions of dollars in the NFL,or other leagues, he or she should not be allowed to disrespect our Great American Flag and should stand for the National Anthem," Trump tweeted. "If not, YOU'RE FIRED. Find something else to do!"
The tweets come the day after Trump said that if a player protests the national anthem owners should "Get that son of a b-- off the field," in an apparent reference to former San Francisco 49ers...
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Colin Kaepernick's mom responds to Trump's criticism of NFL players: 'Guess that makes me a proud b--!'

Colin Kaepernick's mom responds to Trump's criticism of NFL players: 'Guess that makes me a proud b--!'

27 days ago   |   By

During a rally in Alabama on Friday, President Donald Trump criticized NFL players who protest the national anthem , saying he wished NFL owners would "fire" the players and say "Get that son of a b-- off the field right now."
Shortly after the comments, the mother of the NFL players who started the movement that is trying to draw attention to the racial injustice and social inequalities responded to the criticism.
Teresa Kaepernick, the mother of Colin Kaepernick, replied to a Tweet that linked to a story on Trump's criticism, and highlighted his quote referring to any of the players as a...
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