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‘Little Schitt': Twitter explodes as Trump twists Democrat Schiff's name in fiery post

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Congressman Adam Schiff has become the latest US politician to get a profane nickname from Donald Trump after the president labeled him “little Adam Schitt,” sending Twitter into convulsions.
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Finland's president doesn't know what Trump was talking about with 'raking' comments on California fires

Finland's president doesn't know what Trump was talking about with 'raking' comments on California fires

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Finland's President doesn't remember telling Trump they rake forest floors to prevent wild fires, he told media on Sunday.
Trump told CNN on Saturday that Finns "spent a lot of time on raking and cleaning and doing things and they don't have any problem."
Sauli Niinistö said he advised Trump about fire-prevention but only spoke about Finland's surveillance network, not any "raking."
Trump made the statement on his first visit to the area destroyed by the Camp Fire, which killed at least 71 people.
Finland's President said on Sunday he doesn't remember telling Trump they rake leaves from...
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Trump Says Finland Prevents Wildfires by ‘Raking' Forests. Finland Isn't Sure What He's Talking About

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President Donald Trump appears to believe that forest fires, such as those that have devastated parts of California this month, can be prevented with some judicious raking-and he believes he believes this because the Finnish president told him so.
However, the president of Finland has no idea what Trump is going on about.
“You've got to take care of the floors. You know the floors of the forests, it's very important,” Trump said amid the ruins of the town of Paradise, which was entirely razed by the Camp Fire. He added that President Sauli Niinisto of the “forest nation” of Finland told...
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Maxine Waters wants to investigate Trump, but her party may resist

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Rep. Maxine Waters is running into an unexpected obstacle in her bid to investigate a president who has mocked her as a “low IQ person”: members of the California Democrat's own party. Waters, the incoming chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, has promised to follow the “Trump money trail,” targeting the Trump Organization's hundreds of millions in loans from Deutsche Bank, the German lender that has been under scrutiny in connection with Russian money laundering. But the committee has a handful of moderates who worry that such aggressive moves will backfire. “The American...
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Mocking Trump: Finns Take to Twitter After President's Claim They Rake Their Forests-'We're All at It'

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Finns are mocking President Donald Trump with the hashtag RakeAmericaGreatAgain after the U.S. leader suggested that Finland was able to prevent wildfires by "raking" the "floors of the forest."
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Judge orders Michael Flynn to surrender his passport while he waits to be...

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