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Trump calls elephant hunting a ‘horror show’ and suggests he’ll enforce a ban on trophy imports


President Trump called elephant hunting a “horror show” Sunday and strongly suggested he will permanently block imports of elephant trophies from two African nations despite his administration’s earlier approval of the practice. Following strong bipartisan criticism of the administration’s decision to allow imports of trophy carcasses, a practice was halted …

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Trump halts Interior’s elephant trophy decision


An elephant shot dead by British big game hunter David Barrett in 2009 in Zimbabwe. (Barcoft Media via Getty Images) President Trump abruptly reversed his administration’s Thursday decision to allow elephants shot for sport in Zimbabwe and Zambia to be imported back to the United States as trophies, saying in …

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Sanders: President believes Alabama voters alone should decide Senate race winner


President Trump speaks to reporters as he departs the U.S. Capitol after addressing the House Republican Conference on Thursday. (Bill O’Leary/The Washington Post) President Trump considers the allegations of sexual assault and misconduct against Republican Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore “extremely troubling” but doesn’t plan to rescind his endorsement of the …

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Former U.S. intelligence officials: Trump being ‘played’ by Putin


President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin talk at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Danang, Vietnam. (Jorge Silva/Reuters) Two top former U.S. intelligence officials said Sunday that President Trump is being “played” by President Vladi­mir Putin on Russia’s interference in the 2016 election and accused him of being susceptible to foreign …

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