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Donald Trump stands by his immigration comments and calls NBC "weak." Details, with CNBC's Sue Herera.
NBCUNIVERSAL SAYS IT IS ENDING ITS BUSINESS RELATIONSHIP WITH DONALD TRUMP.
June 29- NBC Universal is ending its business relationship with real estate mogul Donald Trump "due to the recent derogatory statements," CNBC said in a tweet. "Celebrity Apprentice" is still expected to continue as Trump has agreed not to participate, Street Insider said, citing Bloomberg. Trump accused Mexico of sending rapists and other criminals to live in the...
NEW YORK— NBC said Monday that it is ending its business relationship with mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump because of comments he made about Mexican immigrants during the announcement of his campaign. Miss USA has aired on NBC since 2003, and this year's edition was set for July 12. "At NBC, respect and dignity for all people are cornerstones of...
Miss USA and Miss Universe will no longer air on NBC as NBC ends their relationship with Donald Trump, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
Donald Trump speaks at the City Club of Chicago at Maggiano's Restaurant about his relationship with Mexico and explains the importance of borders.
NEW YORK— A petition asking NBC to fire Donald Trump has collected more than 200,000 signatures. Posted on the Change.org website, the petition calls out NBC of choosing business over "ethics, principles and values" in the wake of Trump's recent statements when declaring his candidacy for president. "A large part of your audience is Hispanic and we watch NBC, NBC...
GOP Presidential hopeful Donald Trump doubled down on his Hispanic insults, the Fiscal Times reports.
MEXICO CITY, June 26- Few presidents of Mexico have managed to unite the country in the way Donald Trump did after he launched his U.S. presidential bid last week with a string of broadsides against America's southern neighbor. "Imbecile," "racist," "absurd" and "ignorant" were some of the less vulgar words used by prominent Mexicans about Trump after the flamboyant real...
NBC remained silent about its scheduled coverage of the pageant, which has aired on the network since 2003. But it sought to distance itself from Trump's remarks. "Donald Trump's opinions do not represent those of NBC, and we do not agree with his positions on a number of issues, including his recent comments on immigration," NBC said in a statement.
During his presidential campaign kickoff speech last week, Trump portrayed immigrants from Mexico as "bringing drugs, they're bringing crime, they're rapists, and some, I assume, are good people." NBC is scheduled to air its own pageant coverage, as it has done since 2003, and has remained silent about the broadcast. "Donald Trump's opinions do not represent those of...
Even before Donald Trump descended into the GOP race, the reputation of the businessperson-cum-politician was up for debate.
BOSTON, June 19- Billionaire investor Carl Icahn said thanks but no thanks when real estate mogul turned Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump floated his name for U.S. "I am flattered but do not get up early enough in the morning to accept this opportunity," Icahn, 79, said in a public statement one day after Trump, 69, told cable station MSNBC that Icahn...
Trump's candidacy turns the Republican race into a reality TV circus, hurting all the candidates, says Mike Muse.
Mexican officials aren't pleased with the racial comments made by Donald Trump in his presidential announcement speech, reports GlobalPost.
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Billionaire Donald Trump officially declared his candidacy for president.
Jim McCaughan, CEO of Principal Global Investors, comments on Donald Trump's announcement that he is seeking the Republican nomination.
NEW YORK, June 17- Don't call Chris Christie rich. "The divide between the governing elite and the voters has never been so big," said David Carney, a New Hampshire- based Republican strategist. John Weaver, a former advisor to 2008 Republican nominee John McCain, said candidates understand that.