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Angela Merkel beats out IS leader, Trump to be named Time ‘Person of the Year’

Updated December ten, 2015 07:06:22 German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been named Time “Person of the Year 2015”, hailing her leadership for navigating debt and asylum seeker crises that threatened to tear the European Union apart. Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of the Islamic State extremist group, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, America’s Black Lives Matter…


‘Worse than Voldemort’: Trump attacked more than get in touch with for Muslim ban

Updated December 09, 2015 01:40:53 Donald Trump’s contact for a ban on Muslims getting into the United States has been met with scorn and criticism, with Harry Potter author JK Rowling labelling him worse than her fictional villain Voldemort. Mr Trump, who is the Republican’s presidential front-runner, named for a “total and total shutdown of…


‘Reprehensible, xenophobic’: Trump attacked over contact for Muslim ban

Updated December 09, 2015 01:05:14 Donald Trump’s get in touch with for a ban on Muslims getting into the United States has been met with scorn and criticism from the United Nations and his fellow Republicans. Mr Trump, who is the Republican’s presidential front-runner, named for a “comprehensive and total shutdown of Muslims entering the…


Trump says Muslims worldwide ‘were going wild’ after 9/11 attacks

Posted November 29, 2015 14:19:11 Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has reframed his claim that he saw Muslims in New Jersey cheering the September 11 attacks by asserting the sentiment was shared worldwide. Important points Donald Trump does not repeat claim Muslims in New Jersey cheered September 11 attacks at rally in Florida Alternatively, Trump…


Trump won’t rule out independent run for president

By LAURIE KELLMAN, Linked Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Donald Trump on Sunday once more refused to rule out an independent candidate for president in 2016, and he dug in on generating a database to track Muslims in the U.S. Asked on ABC’s “This Week” whether he’d jump to an independent candidacy, Trump mentioned, “I…