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Trump’s kids won’t lose their 5th Amendment rights and be forced to testify against him if they’re pardoned, experts say

Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former attorney, told MSNBC that Trump’s presidential pardons could backfire because people could be forced to testify against him without the Fifth Amendment privilege against self-incrimination. The issue has implications for Trump’s allies and family members, who could face investigations over matters entangled with Trump […]
Trump’s kids won’t lose their 5th Amendment rights and be forced to testify against him if they’re pardoned, experts say
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Donald Trump Jr. tested positive for COVID-19 and is quarantining

Donald Trump Jr, the president’s eldest son, tested positive for COVID-19 earlier this week, Bloomberg News first reported on Friday evening. A spokesman for Trump Jr. told Business Insider that the president’s son is asymptomatic and has been isolating since he received his positive test. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
Donald Trump Jr. tested positive for COVID-19 and is quarantining
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One of the first successful Russian-backed misinformation efforts of the 2020 election tricked Donald Trump Jr. and Ted Cruz into helping spread false claims about Portland protesters

Earlier this month, prominent conservatives including Donald Trump Jr. and Sen. Ted Cruz retweeted misleading claims and footage attempting to depict Portland protesters as having burned a “stack of Bibles.” But that narrative had been set in motion by a Russian-backed media outlet called Ruptly, The New York Times reported […]
One of the first successful Russian-backed misinformation efforts of the 2020 election tricked Donald Trump Jr. and Ted Cruz into helping spread false claims about Portland protesters
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Trump campaign ‘disguised’ and laundered nearly $170 million worth of spending, watchdog group alleges in a new federal complaint

The nonpartisan Campaign Legal Centre accused the Trump campaign of violating federal election-transparency rules by masking the true sources of campaign expenditures. The Trump campaign says it “complies with all campaign finance laws” and Federal Election Commission regulations. President Donald Trump has previously declared himself “the most transparent president, probably, […]
Trump campaign ‘disguised’ and laundered nearly $170 million worth of spending, watchdog group alleges in a new federal complaint
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Trump attacked the evangelical magazine Christianity Today by calling it ‘radical left,’ and it shows just how meaningless the phrase has become for him

President Donald Trump attacked the US’s preeminent evangelical magazine, Christianity Today, as “far left” after its editor in chief published an editorial calling for the president to be removed from office. It’s hardly a surprise that Trump doesn’t take kindly to criticism, and a call for his impeachment from the […]
Trump attacked the evangelical magazine Christianity Today by calling it ‘radical left,’ and it shows just how meaningless the phrase has become for him
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Trump Jr.’s new book pushes a conspiracy theory that his father has been persecuted by the ‘deep state,’ which he compares to the FBI’s harassment of Martin Luther King Jr.

Donald Trump Jr. in his new book compared the experiences of his father, President Donald Trump, to Martin Luther King Jr.’s. Trump Jr. pushed conspiracy theories that so-called “deep state” elements of the federal government have been working against his father and compared this to the government-led efforts to discredit […]
Trump Jr.’s new book pushes a conspiracy theory that his father has been persecuted by the ‘deep state,’ which he compares to the FBI’s harassment of Martin Luther King Jr.