• Donald Trump’s new campaign manager in domestic violence scandal

    Donald Trump’s new campaign manager in domestic violence scandal

    US presidential hopeful Donald Trump’s newly-appointed campaign manager was charged with domestic violence in 1996, New York newspapers reported Friday.

    According to both the New York Post and the New York Times, the case against conservative media mogul turned political operative Steve Bannon ended when his wife failed to appear to testify against him.

    Bannon — head of the incendiary conservative news site Breitbart — was a controversial choice when Trump hired him to replace a previous campaign chief tainted by his […]

  • Donald Trump’s campaign manager, Paul Manafort quits

    Donald Trump’s campaign manager, Paul Manafort quits

    Paul Manafort, campaign chairman of Donald Trump, the US GOP presidential nominee, has resigned his position, the campaign confirmed on Friday.

    Manafort’s resignation comes as his ties to pro-Russian forces in Ukraine were revealed.

    Earlier this week, Trump brought in Stephen K. Bannon, chairman of the Breitbart News website, as his campaign’s chief executive, pushing aside Manafort.

    Manafort had drawn public scrutiny after reports linking him to former Ukrainian Leader Viktor Yanukovych.

    According to reports, Manafort, 67, joined the campaign in March, and had […]