Tag: Trump Tower

Fire Breaks Out At Trump Tower In Manhattan

A fire broke out near the roof of Trump Tower in New York City on Monday morning, the New York Fire Department said. Several dozen postings on social media showed smoke emanating from the building. The blaze reportedly started just before 7 a.m. in an electrical box, and two injuries were reported. Trump tower on…

Lobbyist Who Met With Trump Jr. Testified To Mueller Grand Jury

The Russian lobbyist who attended a meeting with top Trump campaign aides last year has testified to a grand jury as part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian election meddling, the Financial Times reports. The lobbyist, Rinat Akhmetshin, was part of a meeting that included Donald Trump Jr., Paul Manafort, and Jared Kushner,…

Trump Attorney: We Did Talk Moscow Tower Deal During The Campaign

President Trump and his attorneys spoke about a possible real-estate deal in Moscow at least three times, said Trump Organization lawyer Michael Cohen, in an interview with The Wall Street Journal. Cohen said each of the brief conversations happened during the presidential campaign and that he received Trump’s signature on a letter of intent for…

Trump Planned Trump Tower in Moscow During Presidential Campaign

The Trump Organization was actively involved in discussions to develop a Trump Tower in Moscow while Donald Trump was running for president, The Washington Post reports. Citing several sources familiar with the matter and records reviewed by Trump Organization lawyers, the Post reports the discussions involved Russian-born real-estate developer Felix Sater, who at one point…

Michael Moore Takes Audience To Protest Outside Trump Tower

Filmmaker Michael Moore wrapped up his one-man show on Broadway on Tuesday night by leading the audience over to Trump Tower to join a protest against President Trump’s comments on Charlottesville. Moore announced the move on Facebook, saying he and his audience members wanted to “nonviolently express our rage” over Trump’s assertion that counter-protesters were…

Trevor Noah Rips Trump: A ‘Conspiracy Theorist’ and ‘Proven Troll’

Trevor Noah mocked President Trump latest accusations about President Obama “tapping” Trump Tower “Oh shit! This is the biggest story ever,” “Even bigger than last week’s biggest story ever, when the attorney general was caught lying about his contacts with Russia!” “Donald Trump is the only person who thinks the best way to distract from…

Pentagon Moves To Rent Space In Trump Tower

The Defense Department announced Tuesday that it is working to rent space in Trump Tower. “The space is necessary for the personnel and equipment who will support the POTUS at his residence in the building,” said Pentagon spokesman Lt. Col. JB Brindle. The U.S. military’s space in Trump Tower would be separate from the area…

Report: Trump Took Saudi Arabia Cash

Donald Trump reportedly sold the 45th floor of Trump World Tower to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for $4.5 million in June 2001 and the apartments later became part of the Saudi Mission to the United Nations. This comes after Trump has repeatedly hammered Hillary Clinton for accepting money from the country through the Clinton…

A Man Scaled Trump Tower In Manhattan Using Suction Cups [VIDEO]

A man using suction cups scaled Trump Tower in midtown Manhattan on Wednesday, prompting a large police response. Hours later, New York Police Department officers removed the windows above him and snatched him out of the air. At a news conference after the incident, police officials said the climber was a 20-year-old man from Virginia…