Donald Trump

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the American Airlines Center on September 14, 2015 in Dallas, Texas.
2016 Republican Presidential Candidate, Chairman and President of The Trump Organization


  • Bernie Sanders reacts to cheering supporters during a campaign rally in Sacramento, California, May 9, 2016.

    Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders independently agreed Wednesday night to debate each other.

  • Donald Trump

    NBC News' Tracie Potts reports protesters clash with police at a Trump rally, Hillary Clinton says "no" to a debate with Donald Trump, and Trump fires Rick Wiley after just six weeks on the job.

  • WASHINGTON— Hillary Clinton and her team ignored clear guidance from the State Department that her email setup broke federal standards and could leave sensitive material vulnerable to hackers, a department audit has found. Campaigning in California, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump noted solemnly that Clinton had received "a...

  • Peter Thiel

    The entrepreneur secretly financed a lawsuit to try to put the media company out of business, the New York Times reports.

  • CNBC update: Ryan not ready to endorse Trump

    A bipartisan deal to help Puerto Rico manage its debt cleared a first hurdle; House Speaker Paul Ryan continues to withhold his support for Trump for president; and Pope Francis is calling on the world to join him in praying for recent victims of terrorist attacks in Syria, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Would a Trump presidency spark a trade war?

    Discussing whether America should worry about a trade war if Donald Trump becomes president, with Catherine Rampell, Washington Post columnist, and CNBC senior contributor Larry Kudlow.

  • Peter Thiel to back Hulk Hogan's law suit against Gawker.

    Facebook director Peter Thiel's reported backing of Hulk Hogan's Gawker lawsuit, raises more questions about the social network, says Rob Cox.

  • BORN: Oct. 11, 1967, in Frankfurt, Germany. He also started the venture capital firm Founders Fund, co-founded the investment firm Mithril Capital Management and was Facebook's first outside investor and board member. POLITICS: A self-described libertarian, Thiel is a California delegate for Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential candidate.

  • WASHINGTON, May 25- Almost half of American families say they would struggle to pay for emergency expenses and those with a high school degree or less are most likely to say their well-being has declined, according to a Federal Reserve survey released on Wednesday. A large swathe of Americans struggling with stagnant wages and fewer middle-class jobs have...

  • NEW YORK, May 25- Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while U.S. secretary of state broke government rules and was not approved by State Department security officials, according to an internal government watchdog's report released on Wednesday. Clinton's use of the private email server in her home in Chappaqua,...

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