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Bomb discovered near home of George Soros — who’s been targeted by anti-Semitic conspiracy theories

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As President Donald Trump campaigned in Texas while warning of Democratic Party mobs, federal and state authorities responded to an explosive device discovered near the home of billionaire philanthropist George Soros, The New York Times reported Monday.

Bedford Police Department and the Westchester County Department of Public Safety responded to the scene in the hamlet of Katonah, New York in Westchester County.

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Neither the Federal Bureau of Investigation nor the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives responded to requests for comment from The Times.

Trump has pushed unfounded conspiracy theories against Soros.

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) has also pushed the conspiracy theory that the migrant caravan is funded by Soros.

The GOP conspiracy theories and smears against Soros have been widely condemned as anti-Semitic.


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Here’s why Mike Bloomberg’s laid off campaign workers are getting smaller paychecks than they thought

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Since suspending his campaign, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has taken heat for firing a number of campaign staffers he had promised would have jobs until November — even if he didn't win the nomination. People who were enticed to work for Bloomberg's campaign with generous salaries and benefits, who expected steady income for a year, are suddenly and unexpectedly without a job in the middle of a deadly pandemic and crippling economic downturn.

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Dr. Anthony Fauci given Secret Service protection after threats and ‘fervent admirers’

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Dr. Anthony Fauci was nothing more than a run-of-the-mill infectious-diseases expert at the National Institute of Health until the coronavirus hit and he was brought into the task force. Now he's getting threats against his life.

Americans might be dodging the contagious COVID-19 but Dr. Fauci is facing an additional threat, the Washington Post reported Wednesday. As a result, he's been giving security protection while he's trying to save lives.

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Trump blows up at Fox News reporter for asking him about disbanding pandemic team

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On Wednesday, President Donald Trump lost his temper at a coronavirus press briefing when Fox News correspondent John Roberts asked him about his administration disbanding the pandemic response team.

"We didn't do that. That turned out to be a false story," said Trump. (It is not a false story.) "Now you're starting to go — are you working for CNN?"

"I'm pointing out what they have said and what you have said, that's all," said Roberts.

"Fox isn't so easy either, don't kid yourself," whined Trump. "Look, John, let me tell you something. You know that's a false story. What you just said is a false story, this doctor knows it better than anybody ... you shouldn't be repeating a story that you know is false."

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