Jacob Weisberg, editor-in-chief of the Slate Group, said on Friday that in a series of interviews with Ms. Clifford in August and October 2016, she told him she had an affair with Mr. Trump after meeting him at a 2006 celebrity golf tournament. She told him that Michael D. Cohen, a lawyer for Mr. Trump, had agreed during the presidential campaign to pay her the $130,000 if she kept the relationship secret, Mr. Weisberg said, adding that Ms. Clifford had told him she was tempted to go public because the lawyer was late in making the payment and she feared he might back out of their agreement.American Media, whose chief executive, David J. Pecker, is close with Mr. Trump, never published her story. It told The Journal at the time that it had paid to run fitness columns by Ms. McDougal and for “life rights” to any relationship she may have had to a married man. It denied it had paid to lock down a story that would have been damaging to Mr. Trump. Mr. Trump’s spokeswoman, Hope Hicks, had denied that Mr. Trump had an affair or that he or his campaign had any knowledge of the talks with American Media.
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When the state first applied for federal permission in 2016, it proposed that “community engagement” gradually increase to 80 hours a month over the first year. Officials later altered their application to require 80 hours from the beginning, saying that the requirement aligned with rules for people on welfare or the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, as food stamps are now called.
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CORRECTION (Jan. 12, 2018, 6 p.m. ET): An earlier version of this article imprecisely rendered a question President Trump posed to members of the Congressional Black Caucus. The question was whether they knew Ben Carson personally, not whether they knew of him.Several police officers then moved in to escort them from the venue.
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Although my North Korean interlocutors acknowledged that the Korean Peninsula was sliding toward war, they reaffirmed the country’s commitment to achieving nuclear parity with the United States. Moreover, according to experts from the DPRK Foreign Ministry’s Institute for Disarmament and Peace, the United States is not just expanding the scale of regular and irregular military exercises along North Korea’s perimeter, but also introducing fundamentally new elements designed to achieve specific operational goals in the event of a large-scale conflict between North Korea and the United States.
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“It is a pleasure to be here even though we were distracted by the actions of what some would call very stable geniuses,” he said, referring to last week’s Trump tweet in which he referred to himself as a “very stable genius.”
“Trump’s policy & today’s announcement amount to desperate attempts to undermine a solid multilateral agreement, maliciously violating its paras 26, 28 & 29,” Zarif tweeted.
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Mafalda Dâmaso (@DrMafaldaDms) #Fab18 conference slightly delayed by Trump supporters who wouldn’t let Sadiq Kahn speak. The police had to intervene and remove the group of – in Kahn’s words – ‘very stable geniuses’ pic.twitter.com/d7sVx9Dc1j
CNN’s Jeremy Diamond and Radina Gigova contributed to this report.
“At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London says there is “no reason to be alarmed!” the president tweeted.
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Trump was unsatisfied and asked again, the officials said. Referring to the president’s hometown, she offered that she, too, was from Manhattan. But that’s not what the president was after.
Bevin rejected such criticism, calling the CMS’s approval “a significant milestone on our journey to lead the nation in transforming Medicaid in a fiscally responsible way.”Updated 1308 GMT (2108 HKT) January 13, 2018
Trump’s comments were unlikely to trigger an exodus from one of the wealthiest countries in the world.Nuclear Parity and Then Dialogue?
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Yesterday, Khan tweeted a statement that "President Trump got the message" from Londoners who disapprove of his "divisive agenda" after he cancelled a trip to the UK.
Trump also gave Europeans only 120 days to agree to an overhaul of the nuclear agreement – officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action – or he would pull Washington out of it.
Briefing reporters, aides to the governor estimated that about half of 350,000 able-bodied, working-age Medicaid recipients subject to the “community engagement” requirement already meet its terms to work at least 80 hours per month, volunteer or be in job training. Individuals will need to send documentation to prove their compliance.Following is an excerpt of the Foreign Ministry’s statement:1:12 Far-right group disrupts speech by Sadiq Khan – video Sadiq Khan Sadiq Khan speech disrupted by Brexit and Trump supporters London mayor brushes off interruption by White Pendragons, describing them as ‘what some would call very stable geniuses’
“If there is one thing I have learned thus far in my short time on this earth it is that those who maintain a positive mind-set and stay true to themselves get rewarded,” Missler said, in a statement quoted by the Times. “I look forward to the future.”Here’s what happened the day a former KKK leader was finally convicted for the ‘Mississippi Burning’
Enter the Groller-Michael high school hoops challenge Severe weather alert in Monroe and Carbon counties.January 13 Topics Healthcare Medicaid Medicaid Medicaid in Pennsylvania: the facts The Trump Administration’s proposal to institute work requirements for Medicaid — government health insurance for the poor — is unlikely to affect Pennsylvania soon.
Some cretins come to make a citizens arrest on Sadiq Khan because of his Trump comments. One guy has a ‘NO 2 EU’ number plate ???????????? #Fab18 #SadiqKhan pic.twitter.com/4AlXDn2rfz
The Pentagon is Preparing for WarEsperanza Mendoza, a supervisor at the Starbucks, told The Times in October: “He would glare down at her and say — with a mean attitude — ‘You don’t need my casino card for this. I’m paying for your drink, just like I’m paying for you.’ Then she would softly say, ‘OK,’ and step back behind him. He was so rude to her in front of us.”(CNN)Iran slammed US President Donald Trump’s decision to target the head of its judiciary with sanctions, saying the move warrants a “severe” response.
CNN’s Paul Murphy contributed to this report.