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Magen David Adom Group Cancels Benefit At Trump’s Mar-a-Lago

Magen David Adom Group Cancels Benefit At Trump’s Mar-a-LagoFollowing President Trump’s remarks this week on Charlottesville, three charities are canceling benefits at his Florida Mar-a-Lago resort, including Israel’s emergency medical service, Magen David Adom.

“After considerable deliberation, AFMDA - an apolitical and humanitarian aid organization will not hold its 2018 Palm Beach Celebration of Life Gala at Mar-a-Lago,” wrote the American support arm of the Israeli organization.

Update: As of 8/18, five  more charities have canceled events at Mar-a-Lago.

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Carl Icahn leaving role as President Trump's adviser

Carl Icahn leaving Trump administrationActivist investor Carl Icahn has given up as position as “special adviser” to President Trump, leaving the administration of his good friend as it becomes increasingly embattled.

The 81-year-old businessman said Friday that he had received the commander-in-chief’s blessing to depart, and posted a letter saying that he “did not want partisan bickering about my role to in any way cloud your administration.”

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Steve Bannon out as White House chief strategist

Steve Bannon out as Trump strategistSteve Bannon has resigned from his role as White House chief strategist, ABC News has learned.

A source close to Bannon told ABC News the resignation was effective on Aug. 14, exactly one [year] after he joined the Trump campaign.  On Tuesday, President Donald Trump told reporters at Trump Tower that Bannon was a "good man” and “not a racist.”

"I like Mr. Bannon. He's a friend of mine. But Mr. Bannon came on very late. You know that. I went through 17 senators, governors, and I won all the primaries. Mr. Bannon came on very much later than that," Trump said before adding, "but we'll see what happens with Mr. Bannon."

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President’s arts and humanities committee resigns over Trump’s Charlottesville response

Arts and Humanities Comm. resignsAnother advisory group is walking away from President Donald Trump after his equivocation on neo-Nazis and white supremacists, with the President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities resigning en masse Friday morning.

“We cannot sit idly by, the way that your West Wing advisors have, without speaking out against your words and actions,” members write in a joint letter to Trump obtained by POLITICO, which ends by calling on the president to resign if he does not see a problem with what’s happened this week.

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Longtime Trump business partner ‘told family he knows he and POTUS are going to prison’: report

Felix SaterFelix Sater, one of Donald Trump’s shadiest former business partners, is reportedly preparing for prison time — and he says the president will be joining him behind bars.

Sources told The Spectator‘s Paul Wood that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s deep dive into Trump’s business practices may be yielding results.

Trump recently made remarks that could point to a money laundering scheme, Wood reported.

“I mean, it’s possible there’s a condo or something, so, you know, I sell a lot of condo units, and somebody from Russia buys a condo, who knows?” the president said.

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Trump criticizes removal of Confederate monuments

Donald Trump criticizes removing Confederate statuesPresident Donald Trump on Thursday criticized the removal of Confederate monuments in the United States, saying that "beauty" is "being taken out of our cities."

Trump made the comments during a series of posts on Twitter.

"Sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart with the removal of our beautiful statues and monuments," he wrote. "You can't change history, but you can learn from it. Robert E Lee, Stonewall Jackson - who's next, Washington, Jefferson? So foolish!"

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Steve Bannon Contradicts Trump, Calls White Supremacists "Clowns" in Unusual Interview

steve Bannon interviewContradicting a boss already under pressure to fire him, President Donald Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon says there's no military solution to the threat posed by North Korea and its nuclear ambitions. Just last week, Trump pledged to answer North Korean aggression with "fire and fury."

In an interview with The American Prospect posted online Wednesday, Bannon tells the liberal publication that the U.S. is losing the economic race against China and talks about purging his rivals from the Defense and State departments.

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