The recording captures a fall 2016 conversation between then-presidential candidate Donald Trump and his personal lawyer Michael Cohen about making payments for the story of Playboy centerfold Karen McDougal, who allegedly had an affair with Trump, according to two people familiar with the tape.
Republicans have now agreed to language advanced by the House, which bars government contractors from doing business with the Chinese telecom giant but allows ZTE to continue doing business with private U.S. firms, according to a congressional source.
Brett Kavanaugh’s opinion in a 2011 case and other decisions indicate he might be skeptical of restrictions on money in politics, a business charged in the Mueller probe claims.
Alex Poon, 26, is in the process of transitioning.
Alex Poon, 26, is in the process of transitioning.
Trystan Cotton, 50, transitioned 10 years ago.
Trystan Cotton, 50, transitioned 10 years ago.
Chris Edwards, 49, transitioned in his 20s.
Chris Edwards, 49, transitioned in his 20s.
Zander Keig, 51, started his transition in 2005.
Zander Keig, 51, started his transition in 2005.
Are people really more likely to listen to men? Do women ever discriminate against them? Transgender men have a rare perspective on how both women and men experience life. The stories of four men who transitioned reveal the wide gulf that remains between how society treats the sexes.
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Late one night inside an art-filled home on a tranquil parkway in Silver Spring, a woman decided to take her laptop to bed with her. She clicked on a story about an old picture. Her eyes widened. “No,” Michele Holzman thought to herself. “That couldn’t be me. Could it?”
Jarrod Ramos, 38, has been charged with murder and attempted murder in the attack just outside of Annapolis.
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The sporting world’s questions about the impact of players’ long video-gaming sessions come as health groups consider whether lengthy stretches of gaming constitute problematic behavior, or something more than a habit.
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Analysis
In his recent CNBC interview, President Trump reverted to one of his favorite tactics: taking a criticism he faces and leveling it against someone else. In this case, that would be his predecessor.
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