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  1. NYC DA Mulls Slapping Trump Organization With Criminal ChargesBecause Trump wouldn’t be able to pardon his way out of this, it’s a potentially momentous development.
  2. Arrest Made After Paraglider Interrupts Trump’s Scotland InfomercialThe anti-Trump protester had buzzed the president’s struggling Scottish golf resort, which may not get the publicity or revenue boost Trump expects.
  3. Trump Organization to Panama’s President: Help Us, or Face ‘Repercussions’They didn’t like how the courts ruled, so they asked the president to intervene — though that would violate Panama’s separation of powers.
  4. swampland
    501 Days of Trump & Co. Stealing America BlindA constant drip of corruption. And this is just what we know so far …
  5. Trump Org Donates $151,000 in Foreign Profits to U.S. TreasuryCritics say the donations are an admission that Trump violated the foreign emoluments clause.
  6. Trump Is No Longer Bothering to Conceal His CorruptionDon Jr., the manager of the president’s “blind trust,” is heading to India to sell condos — and give a speech on foreign policy.
  7. Trump’s D.C. Hotel Had Fewer Guests, Higher Prices Than Peers Last YearA rare look at how the Trump Organization’s commercial nexus in Washington has been faring.
  8. The Trump Organization Bails on Its Struggling Soho HotelBusiness has been down since the election.
  9. Trump Is Using DOJ Lawyers to Defend His Right to Profit From the PresidencyAt least ten Justice Department officials are working on lawsuits against the president’s businesses.
  10. Trump’s Presidency Is Taking a Toll On His BusinessAs cosmopolitan elites shun Trump’s hotels and resorts, his company grows more reliant on swamp-fueled profits.
  11. Charities Are Pulling Their Events From Trump’s Mar-a-Lago ResortThe perceived toxicity of the president has spread to the winter White House.
  12. intrigue
    Felix Sater: Donald Trump’s Original Russia ConnectionFelix Sater has cut deals with the FBI, Russian oligarchs, and Donald Trump. He’s also quite a talker.
  13. Sad: Trump’s Net Worth Slips to a Measly $2.9 BillionDeclining values of three NYC office buildings are responsible for the dip.
  14. Is Trump Inc. the President’s Greatest Vulnerability?A group of enterprising lawyers thinks it might be, whether all roads lead to Russia or not.
  15. Trump Can Accept Payments From Foreign Governments, Justice Department ArguesThe Trump administration is trying to quash a lawsuit that accuses the president of violating the U.S. Constitution.
  16. Did the Trump Organization Make Money From Eric Trump’s Cancer Charity?A report in Forbes suggests Eric Trump paid foundation money to the Trump Organization for expenses he told donors were nonexistent.
  17. Donald Trump Jr. Discusses ‘New Ideas’ With Dubai Business PartnerThe Trump Organization promised not to make any new foreign deals while Donald Trump was president. Its friends in the UAE don’t seem to buy that.
  18. Public Opposition Kills Plan for Trump Hotel in DallasThe developer, who calls himself the “Turkish Trump,” said he’ll work with a different hotel company.
  19. lawsuits
    The Trump Organization Settled Its Lawsuit With Geoffrey Zakarian, TooNo details were given, outside of both sides saying they’re glad to “amicably resolve our differences.”
  20. The Trump Organization Wants to Open a Second D.C. HotelThe proposed property would be under the company’s Scion sub-brand.
  21. not so sweet
    Oh, Great, So Now We Have to Protest Candy?The industry’s lobby is conveniently doing “a lot of business” at Trump hotels.
  22. out of business
    Meet the Man Behind a New Trump Hotel Deal — He Calls Himself ‘Turkish Trump’Mukemmel Sarimsakci, 50, is hoping to play a big role in the Trump sons’ plans to launch a new mid-priced hotel chain.
  23. Federal Ethics Agency Trolls Trump Over Business ConflictsThe Office of Government Ethics praised the president-elect for divesting from his business, which Trump isn’t doing.
  24. Trump Won the Presidency, Then Approval on a Tax Subsidy for His HotelAfter the election, the federal government approved the second phase of Trump’s application for a massive tax break on his D.C. hotel.
  25. Trump Says He Will ‘Leave His Business.’ That Probably Means Nothing.Trump says the move will eliminate all conflicts of interest. But if he’s still planning to transfer control of the company to his kids, he is lying.
  26. The Trumps Are Already Monetizing the PresidencyIvanka leveraged her 60 Minutes appearance to hawk gold bracelets. But far more lucrative opportunities loom on the horizon.
  27. Trump Will Leave His Name Off His New Luxury-Hotel Brand Aimed at MillennialsScion is a “multi-faceted lifestyle brand” for young enthusiasts of the “we” economy.
  28. If Clinton Needs to Close Her Foundation, Trump Needs to Dissolve His CompanyTrump’s company has financial ties with a long list of our government’s allies and enemies. Those conflicts of interest can’t be escaped.