Caitlin MacNeal

Caitlin MacNeal is a News Writer based in Washington, D.C. Before joining TPM, Caitlin interned and wrote for the Huffington Post, the Sunlight Foundation and Slate. She is a graduate of Georgetown University.

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Donald Trump's Friday afternoon rally in Greensboro, North Carolina reportedly turned violent when a protester interrupted the GOP nominee, prompting a Trump supporter in the crowd to shove the protester and put the protester in a headlock.

Several reporters who captured the incident on video said that a Trump supporter attacked a protester after the protester interrupted Trump's speech, and the Republican nominee asked for the protester to leave. The videos appear to show the Trump supporter chasing after the protester, putting him in a headlock, and shoving the protester's head.

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Mike Pence on Friday morning promised that the Donald Trump campaign will present evidence by the end of the day to challenge accusations about Trump's sexual misconduct.

"Before the day is out there will be more evidence publicly that shows and calls into question these latest allegations," Pence said on CBS' "This Morning."

When asked what information would be coming out, Pence told the CBS hosts to "stay tuned."

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In a 2013 radio interview on the "The Opie and Anthony Show" surfaced by Buzzfeed News on Thursday, Donald Trump Jr. complains about women making charges of sexual harassment in the workplace, suggesting that women who have a trouble with men making certain comments should go teach kindergarten.

The comments came as Trump Jr. and the hosts were discussing whether women should be allowed at male-only golf courses.

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The Donald Trump campaign will expand its war on the media and the Hillary Clinton campaign by attacking Carlos Slim, a Mexican billionaire and New York Times Company shareholder, the Wall Street Journal reported late Thursday.

Trump will accuse Slim of taking part in a conspiracy between the Clinton Foundation and the media to surface old allegations aimed at destroying the Republican nominee, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing an unnamed Trump adviser. Trump will use Slim's past donations to the Clinton Foundation to charge that Slim is motivated to attack Trump through the media, according to the Journal.

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Melania Trump's lawyers on Thursday sent a letter to People Magazine threatening to sue the publication and the writer who wrote a first-person account accusing Donald Trump of forcibly kissing her in 2005.

In the letter, Melania Trump's lawyers take issue with one anecdote in the story in which People writer Natasha Stoynoff recalls running into Melania Trump on Fifth Avenue a few months after her encounter with Donald Trump.

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Donald Trump denied the recent allegations that he inappropriately touched several women in a speech railing against the press–and the accusers themselves.

"These vicious claims about me of inappropriate conduct with women are totally and absolutely false," he said. "These claims are all fabricated and they are pure fiction and they are outright lies. These events never, ever happened."

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Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani complained Thursday that the media promote stories about allegations against Donald Trump over bad news about Hillary Clinton.

Speaking at a Donald Trump rally in Florida, he claimed that newspapers publish allegations against Trump without evidence on Page One but bury revelations from Wikileaks email dumps about Clinton on Page 10.

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Barbara Res, a construction executive who worked for Donald Trump for 18 years, told CNN on Thursday morning that based on her observations of Trump throughout her time working for him, she believes the sexual misconduct accusations against Trump that surfaced this week.

"I do believe it. Yes, absolutely," she said on CNN's "New Day," when asked if she believes the allegations.

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