The increased costs for the tournament coincided with changes to the Foundation's board in 2010, when it changed from being made up of mostly Eric's personal friends to those closely connected with the financial interests of the Trump Organization, according to Forbes. Trump also seems to be under the false impression that his father is "great" for trying to take health care away from millions of people and withdrawing the US from a significant climate deal. According to Ian Gillule, who served as membership and marketing director at Trump National Westchester at the time, the elder Trump "had a cow" when he realized the Trump Organization wasn't milking the charity to recoup all its costs.
"If the report is true, the practices would violate both NY state law and federal law on self-dealing and misleading donors", the Hill reports.
A December 30, 2016 letter from St. Jude to Trump spells out $2.91 million the foundation donated in 2016, and almost another $700,000 'received through various fundraising initiatives and contributions from related sources'. "He was like 'We're donating all of this stuff, and there's no paper trail?"
Eric Trump wasted no time lashing out at critics on Twitter after his charity came under fire following the Forbes report on Tuesday. No credit?' And he went nuts.
LIGO detects gravitational waves for third time Stuart Shapiro, who works on computer simulations of gravitational waves at the University of IL at Urbana-Champaign, agrees. The second detection was made in December 2015 , and the third detection, called GW170104, was made on January 4, 2017.
I've never seen hatred like this, and to me they're not even people.
A new report alleges the Trump Organization took profits from a charity golf event, despite claiming the use of the golf course was donated.
Or perhaps it was the widespread disgust, at least on social media, over the Trump sons seemingly attempting to profit from their father's presidency by opening a new chain of hotels, American Idea, in Republican-leaning states. "Neither could golf tournament experts or the former head golf professional at Trump National Westchester".
The Eric Trump Foundation's golf tournaments were advertised as benefitting children's cancer research at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Overall, he added, the foundation's efforts have yielded 'over $16.3 million dollars for the children of St. Jude in the past ten years'.
And as Forbes points out in its report, "Altruism as a business-development strategy isn't necessarily illegal". Fahrenthold, who won a Pulitzer Prize for his investigations into then-candidate Trump's philanthropy, asked Eric Trump in a July story about a 2014 tax filing that showed an $86,000 payment from his foundation to a Trump golf course.
Pineda gave up a hit to Luke Maile , a career.178/.208/.297 big league hitter, in an 0-2 count with a pitch up at shoulder level. Biagini retired 10 batters in a row until Castro led off the seventh with a bloop double to left.
Everyone has been following the creation and promotion of LaVar Ball's new athletic company " Big Baller Brand " pretty closely. Lonzo Ball averaged 14.6 points, 6.0 rebounds and 7.6 assists in his one-and-done season at UCLA.
With the highly-anticipated stand-alone Wonder Woman film hitting theaters this weekend, talk has already begun about a sequel. Perhaps that's exactly why this superhero movie didn't include one - it might just be that Wonder Woman is its own movie.
He was in the process of negotiating peace with the Palestinians, who also had political claims to Jerusalem . The announcement postpones the president's campaign promise to move diplomatic operations to Jerusalem .
CBS News confirms that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has cleared former FBI Director James Comey to testify before Congress . A number of congressional committees, in addition to the Senate intelligence panel, are also looking into the matter.
No". "I think you'll see her take a larger role in the month of June", said Short, "to draw attention to this dilemma". Asked at a news conference if he pressured Comey to drop the Flynn probe, Trump had said, "No.
The watchOS 4 will be available as a free update to the Apple Watches that can be paired with iPhone 5s and later on iOS 11 . There is also a Activity coaching, GymKit for Apple Watch to communicate with Gym equipments and a new music experince.
Is this the kind of person Kathy Griffin wants to be? 'And really, the comedians are the last voice of truth in this whole thing. Dave Berg, author of Behind the Curtain: An Insider's View of Jay Leno's Tonight Show, co-produced the show for 18 years.
Apple Adds iMac Pro as Other Macs Get Performance Upgrades
These new, more powerful iMacs represent Apple making good on a vow to introduce PCs that cater to the professional market. The rest of the Mac line will also be getting the Kaby Lake processor up to1.3 GHz Core i7 with Turbo Boost up to 3.6 GHz.
What is Hillary Clinton thinking?
It nearly defied belief to watch Hillary throw the Democratic National Committee under the bus - which she did with a vengeance . Give Clinton (or one of her lackeys) credit for this comeback, a play on Trump's mysterious new pet word.
Apple Watch will sync with your treadmill to share workout data
The Siri face will deliver information to the user depending on what time it is and what events the user has lined up for the day. But integrating an NFC reader directly into a cardio machine is new, as is the ability to pair it with your watch with one tap.
Rahal wins Detroit IndyCar opening race
It put us up where we belonged and I think we showed that the No. 5 Arrow vehicle had a lot of pace. Today was great for points. "Tires are the name of the game here", Hinchcliffe said.
Report of multiple casualties in incident on London Bridge
The drivers of the van then ran out with knives, attacking people on the street and in businesses in nearby Borough Market . The U.K. has already been reeling from the May 22 attack in Manchester at a Ariana Grande concert that killed 22 people.
Neill Blomkamp Is Making Short Movies For Steam
These short films would be heavily monster focused, and the studio would serve as a testing ground for potential full-scale films. In the wake of his scrapped Alien sequel , Blomkamp has been teasing his new project, Oats Studios , for some time.
VanWynsberghe takes 41st at national bee
Daniel Doudna, 13, of Fairbanks, Alaska, said it was "amazing" to be the third child in his family to attend the national Bee. Jacques Bailly, questions about the word to gather information that might help her determine the correct spelling.
Trump pulls United States from Aust on Paris, trade
A voluntarily promise to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in an effort to combat climate change was agreed in 2015. Trump tweeted yesterday morning: "I will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days".
Philippine soldiers killed in 'friendly fire'
The minister raised the possibility of limiting airstrikes if government troops converge within cities controlled by militants. Fighters loyal to him surprised government forces with their firepower, fending off air strikes and house-to-house searches.
Venus Williams opens play at French Open on Day 4
She came closest in 2002 when she was beaten in the final by her younger sister, as she was at both Wimbledon and the U.S. Kvitova double faulted into the net on match point and spiked her Wilson racquet in frustration at that transgression.