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You're Fired: NBC Drops Miss Universe and Miss USA After Donald Trump's Comments About Mexican Immigrants
Originally posted 06/29/2015 02:20PM
Following Donald Trump's inflammatory comments about Mexican immigrants during a speech announcing his candidacy for president, NBC will no longer be airing the Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants.
"At NBC, respect and dignity for all people are cornerstones of our values," reads a network statement released to Deadline on Monday. "Due to the recent derogatory statements by Donald Trump regarding immigrants, NBCUniversal is ending its business relationship with Mr. Trump."
Miss Universe's Latina Firepower: Organization Co-Owned by Donald Trump Has Crowned 22 Women from Latin Countries
Originally posted 06/26/2015 04:30PM
When Donald Trump announced his bid for president, he made a number of inflammatory comments about Latin-American immigrants to the United States.
"When Mexico sends its people, they're not sending their best," Trump, 69, announced to a crowd of press and likeminded supporters on the steps of Trump Tower on June 16. "They're not sending you. They're sending people that have lots of problems, and they're bringing those problems with us. They're bringing drugs. They're bringing crime. They're rapists. And some, I assume, are good people."
Donald Trump Defends His Immigration Stance Amid Miss Universe Controversy: 'I Don't Have a Racist Bone in My Body'
Originally posted 06/26/2015 12:50PM
Amidst growing backlash over his controversial comments about Mexican immigration during his presidential campaign announcement, Donald Trump tells PEOPLE he's standing by his words.
Donald Trump Promises 'Major Lawsuit' Against Univision for Dropping Miss USA: 'They Owe Us a Lot of Money'
Originally posted 06/26/2015 10:30AM
When Donald Trump announced his intent to run for president earlier this month, he accused Mexican immigrants coming to the U.S. of "bringing drugs" and "bringing crime." He also labeled them "rapists," moments after proclaiming himself to be a "nice guy."
Originally posted 06/17/2015 09:55PM
Donald Trump made his first campaign stop as a presidential candidate Wednesday in New Hampshire. But it was his hair – as it so often does – that upstaged him.
Donald Trump Says He Wants Oprah for His Running Mate as Late-Night Hosts React to the Billionaire's Presidential Announcement
Originally posted 06/17/2015 01:25PM
Donald Trump has his eye on the White House – and he knows who he wants by his side if he gets there.
The real estate mogul and reality TV star said he would like Oprah Winfrey to jump on his 2016 ticket.
Originally posted 06/17/2015 01:00AM
[YOUTUBE "OFVC3qYGYiE"] Welcome back, Stephen Colbert, we've missed you.
There's still three months to go till Colbert takes over hosting The Late Show on CBS, but the former Colbert Report host couldn't wait to skewer Donald Trump in the wake of the businessman's announcement that he's running for president in 2016.
In a video posted on CBS Tuesday, Colbert, who sported an oversize comb-over, was wheeled up to a podium in "a giant human trashcan," and in his best booming Trump-like voice made a rambling, hilarious speech.
Originally posted 06/16/2015 05:15PM
Trump Tower was buzzing with energy Tuesday as Donald Trump announced for the first time that he will be running for president.
Originally posted 06/16/2015 02:30PM
Twitter went crazy for The Donald's announcement on Tuesday
Originally posted 06/16/2015 12:05PM
Donald Trump announced on Tuesday that he will be seeking the Republican nomination for President of the United States of America.
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