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February 26, 2017

Aide defends Trump’s decision to skip correspondents’ dinner: He wasn’t elected ‘to spend his time with reporters and celebrities’

Tweet The dinner attracts politicians, journalists and celebrities and is typically attended by the president, who’s often roasted. Print this story Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 25, 2017 — Donald J. I will not be attending the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner this year. Please wish everyone well and have a great …

Car plows into parade crowd in New Orleans; 12 hurt

Postmedia Network file photo Change text size for the story Police spokeswoman Ambria Washington says that “initial reports show so far that about a dozen people are in critical condition.” NEW ORLEANS — Police say 12 people were injured when a vehicle plowed into a crowd watching the Krewe of …