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New Yorker drops Steve Bannon from festival lineup after outcry

Sep 04, 2018 - 10:53 AM

The decision comes after several panelists said they would not share a platform with former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon

STEVE BANNON. In this file photo, Senior White House adviser Steve Bannon (L) listens as US President Donald Trump speaks to the press before he meets with his Cabinet in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, DC, on March 13, 2017. File photo by Nicholas Kamm/AFP

Italy votes in uncertain election stalked by populism

Mar 04, 2018 - 6:56 PM

Tensions between far-right and anti-fascist activists mar a gloomy campaign dominated by fears about immigration and economic malaise

ELECTIONS. A man reads the lists of candidates before to vote on March 4, 2018 at a polling station in central Rome. Italians vote today in one of the country's most uncertain elections, with far-right and populist parties expected to make major gains and Silvio Berlusconi set to play a leading role. Photo by Andreas Solaro/ AFP

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Jan 18, 2018 - 1:58 PM

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NBI to probe Rappler, Malacanang defends Go, Senate rejects joint voting on Cha-Cha | Evening wRap

Jan 17, 2018 - 8:31 PM

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Jan 17, 2018 - 1:21 PM

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Bannon says under White House orders not to answer House committee

Jan 17, 2018 - 8:16 AM

It is the first time Bannon has testified in the probe of whether campaign associates of the president colluded with Russia in its bid to influence the 2016 US elections

BANNON IN CAPITOL HILL. Steve Bannon, former advisor to President Trump, arrives at a House Intelligence Committee closed door meeting, on January 16, 2018 in Washington, DC. Mark Wilson/Getty Images/AFP

Steve Bannon steps down from Breitbart News in post-book storm

Jan 10, 2018 - 7:11 AM

The announcement comes just days after the 64-year-old news executive at the provocative right-wing site publicly split with Trump over explosive comments he made about the president's fitness for office and members of his family

OUT. In this file photo, Stephen Bannon arrives for a joint press conference between US President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, March 17, 2017. Saul Loeb/AFP

Review of 'Fire and Fury': The international implications

Jan 09, 2018 - 3:20 PM

'Fire and Fury does not diminish the presidency. The occupants of the White House did this on their own with damage to their own reputations'

FIRE AND FURY. Michael Wolff's book on the Trump administration is unflattering and controversial. File photo by Nicholas Kamm/AFP

Sereno in Pulse Asia survey, Roque on CA ruling on Joel Reyes, Bannon apology | Evening wRap

Jan 08, 2018 - 7:14 PM

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Dela Rosa sacks 67 cops, Robredo on ‘No-El,’ Bannon apologizes to Trump | Midday wRap

Jan 08, 2018 - 12:52 PM

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Jan 07, 2018 - 1:17 PM

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Malacanang on foreign trips, Grab fare increase, Trump slams book | Evening wRap

Jan 05, 2018 - 8:33 PM

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Trump lashes out at bombshell book after failing to block release

Jan 05, 2018 - 11:04 AM

(UPDATED) Publishers respond to a cease-and-desist letter by moving forward by 4 days the release of 'Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House'

TRUMP. This file photo taken on August 8, 2017 shows US President Donald Trump speaking about North Korea at a meeting with administration officials on the opioid addiction crisis at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey. File photo by Nicholas Kamm/AFP

Dengvaxia sale suspended, Marina chief fired, Trump slams Bannon | Evening wRap

Jan 04, 2018 - 7:50 PM

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Sara Duterte in 2019 polls, Gatchalian on Twitter outburst, Trump slams Bannon | Midday wRap

Jan 04, 2018 - 11:55 AM

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Jan 04, 2018 - 10:48 AM

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FUTURE REPRESENTATIVE? Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio delivers a speech during the launch of the Tapang at Malasakit Alliance for the Philippines. Screenshot by Rappler

Trump slams Bannon, says ex-aide has 'lost his mind'

Jan 04, 2018 - 7:12 AM

Donald Trump: 'Steve Bannon has nothing to do with me or my presidency. When he was fired, he not only lost his job, he lost his mind.'

INNER CIRCLE NO MORE. In this file photo, then Senior White House adviser Steve Bannon (L) listens as US President Donald Trump speaks to the press before he meets with his Cabinet in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, DC, on March 13, 2017. Nicholas Kamm/AFP

For Trump, a complicated return to a White House in disarray

Aug 20, 2017 - 1:58 PM

Far from striking a more unifying tone Trump s words and actions continue to feed the sense of a rudderless presidency lurching from one self generated crisis to the next

IN THE DARK. This file photo taken on May 27, 2017 shows a night time view of the residence of the White House in Washington, DC. Brendan Smialowski/AFP

Steve Bannon, Trump's 'Great Manipulator'

Aug 19, 2017 - 2:12 PM

Now he is an outsider again but one who swears he s not finished fighting for Trump

CHIEF STRATEGIST. President Donald Trump sacked Steve Bannon from office on Friday, August 18. File photo by Brendan Smialowski / AFP

Bannon leaves White House – but vows to fight on for Trump

Aug 19, 2017 - 10:19 AM

Steve Bannon s departure amounts to a nod to members of Trump s government and Republican Party who grew increasingly frustrated with the anti establishment firebrand

STEVE BANNON. White House advisor Steve Bannon makes remarks during a discussion at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor, Maryland, February 23, 2017. File photo by Mike Theiler / AFP

U.S. in 'economic war' with China, says Trump strategist Bannon

Aug 17, 2017 - 10:45 AM

In a frank freewheeling telephone interview with the website American Prospect Steve Bannon also talks about the infighting in the White House

TOP AIDE. In this file photo, Stephen Bannon, White House Chief Strategist, at the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, March 17, 2017. Saul Loeb/AFP

Scaramucci out as Trump's new chief of staff takes reins

Aug 01, 2017 - 6:48 AM

Scaramucci s firing after John Kelly became White House chief of staff are the latest in a series of personal shifts that have made Trump s White House feel more like a soap opera than a presidential administration

Anthony Scaramucci speaks during a press briefing at the White House in Washington,  DC on July 21, 2017. Jim Watson/AFP

Trump dismisses 'fabricated' report of son-in-law's outreach to Russia

May 29, 2017 - 8:05 AM

Trump: It is my opinion that many of the leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by the FakeNews media

UNDER THE MICROSCOPE. This file photo taken on May 23, 2017 shows US President Donald Trump's senior advisor Jared Kushner during a welcome ceremony at the presidential palace in the West Bank city of Bethlehem. Thomas Coex/AFP

Trump says he likes Bannon, but...

Apr 12, 2017 - 9:23 PM

Asked by the New York Post if he still had confidence in Bannon Trump gives the controversial former Breitbart chief executive less than a ringing endorsement

STEVE BANNON. White House advisor Steve Bannon makes remarks during a discussion at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor, Maryland, February 23, 2017. File photo by Mike Theiler / AFP

Trump strategist Bannon dropped from National Security Council

Apr 06, 2017 - 12:45 AM

UPDATED A White House official says the move resulted from a reorganization by Trump s new national security advisor Lieutenant General HR McMaster

STEVE BANNON. White House advisor Steve Bannon makes remarks during a discussion at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor, Maryland, February 23, 2017. File photo by Mike Theiler / AFP

Once-wary conservatives unite under Trump banner

Feb 24, 2017 - 8:55 AM

The movement which champions so called family values and free market liberalism has had some trouble coming to terms with Trump who last year was criticized by attendees for not being conservative enough

UNITED. U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center February 23, 2017 in National Harbor, Maryland. Hosted by the American Conservative Union, CPAC is an annual gathering of right wing politicians, commentators and their supporters. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/AFP

Trump wraps up weekend cabinet search, no new picks

Nov 21, 2016 - 11:35 AM

UPDATED The president elect is clearly seeking to sound out people from a wide range of backgrounds from party stalwarts to business moguls to former rivals

President-elect Donald Trump waves to the media from the steps at the clubhouse of Trump National Golf Club November 20, 2016 in Bedminster, New Jersey. Don Emmert/AFP

Trump denies transition disarray, Bannon criticism intensifies

Nov 17, 2016 - 8:29 AM

Despite Trump s denial there are mounting signs of turmoil in the process of selecting a cabinet and filling an estimated 4 000 political appointments

A pedestrian walks on 5th Avenue across the street from Trump Tower in New York on November 9, 2016. Mandel Ngan/AFP

Signs of infighting as Trump weighs key posts

Nov 16, 2016 - 11:05 AM

The high stakes process of filling more than a dozen cabinet posts has been tumultuous by many accounts

US President-elect Donald Trump walks with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R) at the Capitol in Washington, DC, on November 10, 2016. Yuri Gripas/AFP

Obama says Trump soon to face sobering 'reality' check

Nov 15, 2016 - 8:11 AM

UPDATED Regardless of what experience or assumptions he brought to the office this office has a way of waking you up

'REALITY CHECK' US President Barack Obama speaks during a press conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, DC, November 14, 2016. Saul Loeb/AFP

Trump names media firebrand, top Republican to key posts

Nov 14, 2016 - 7:31 AM

Trump s two sides – the practical dealmaker and the anti establishment provocateur – are on display in his appointments of Steve Bannon and Reince Priebus

TOP POSTS. This combination of pictures created on November 11, 2016 shows Republican National Convention Chairman Reince Priebus (L) and Donald Trump's campaign Chief Executive Officer Stephen K. Bannon. AFP photos