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19 outlandish conspiracy theories Donald Trump has floated on the campaign trail and in the White House

President Donald Trump has lots of theories about what really happened on 9/11, about Obama wiretapping his phones, and about Joe Scarborough.
A group dressed as 'Hillary Clinton's emails' walk along Sixth Avenue during the 43rd annual Village Halloween Parade, October 31, 2016 in New York City.

The feds are looking into bank transactions a GOP operative conducted during an independent search for Hillary Clinton’s emails

GOP operative Peter W. Smith publicly launched an effort to find Hillary Clinton's emails so he could expose them during the 2016 US election. Smith sought the help of hackers, some of whom investigators reportedly believe were linked to Russia. Smith's bank withdrawals have now come into focus.
Former President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Flashes of anger, tears, and a promise: How Obama and world leaders privately reacted to Trump’s election, as told by a former Obama adviser

Donald Trump's surprise electoral victory in the 2016 US presidential election sent half the country reeling, but some world leaders, including the man Trump would replace, President Barack Obama, were especially dismayed, according to a new memoir from the former Obama adviser Ben Rhodes.

After Trump was elected, Obama questioned whether his own presidency had come ’10 or 20 years too early’

One of President Barack Obama's close advisers, Ben Rhodes, wrote about an exchange between Obama and some of his aides shortly after Donald Trump was elected. During the conversation, Obama questioned whether he had overestimated his own legacy.

31 celebrities who have publicly supported Donald Trump

From Mike Tyson to Roseanne Barr, many celebrities have shown their support for Donald Trump as the Republican nominee and as president.
Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida.

Marco Rubio outlined a terrifying ‘hypothetical’ scenario that could trigger a constitutional crisis in the US — and national securi...

Sen. Marco Rubio detailed a hypothetical scenario during a Senate hearing on Wednesday that he says could trigger a constitutional crisis in the US.

Obama’s former Homeland Security secretary says the ‘Access Hollywood’ tape overshadowed Russia’s 2016 election interference

Former DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson said Russia's attempts to interfere in the 2016 US election were overshadowed by the infamous "Access Hollywood" tape.

Rex Tillerson reportedly squandered over $60 million that he was offered to counter Russian election meddling

Tillerson's State Department was offered vast sums of money by the Pentagon to implement programs to counter Russia's interference efforts. None of it got used.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks with reporters following the weekly policy luncheons at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

Obama’s former chief of staff is blaming Mitch McConnell for ‘watering down’ their response to Russia’s 2016 election interfer...

Former Obama chief of staff Denis McDonough cleared the air on who was to blame for the lack of urgency on Russian election meddling under the former president.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on February 8, 2018.

Top American cyber official says Russia ‘successfully penetrated’ some US voter systems during the 2016 election

A top intelligence official told NBC News that Russia "successfully penetrated" a small number of state election networks during the 2016 US election.