President Donald Trump's charitable foundation said in a tax filing that it intends to dissolve, as Trump promised it would last December to avoid conflicts of interest.
Trump Foundation, the president's charitable organization, is reportedly dissolving itself. In it, the foundation announced "its intent to dissolve and is seeking approval to distribute its remaining funds to highly qualified and important section 501 (c)(3) charities".
The foundation admitted to violating the self-dealing law, in which a nonprofit's leaders, such as Trump or his agents, are prohibited from channeling funds to their businesses, families, or themselves, NBC News said. "The Foundation continues to cooperate with the New York Attorney General's Charities Division, and as previously announced by the President, his advisers are working with the Charities Division to wind up the affairs of the Foundation". "As the foundation is still under investigation by this office, it can not legally dissolve until that investigation is complete", said Spitalnick. The foundation was also ordered to cease fundraising operations in NY due to a failure to register with the Charities Bureau and provide annual financial reports. "When Trump's Mar-a-Lago club racked up $120,000 in fines from the town of Palm Beach, Florida for violating a local ordinance regarding the height of flagpoles, Trump eventually settled the dispute by agreeing to a $100,000 donation to a veterans' charity - and then had his foundation rather than the club pay the tab". The Washington Post reported that the foundation spent $258,000 to settle lawsuits against Trump's for-profit businesses. Trump's most recent personal contribution to the charity came in 2008, when he donated $30,000, tax filings show. During that year's presidential race, the charity made more donations than it had from 2012 through 2015 combined.
A non-profit foundation that includes Steven Roth, the CEO of Vornado Realty Trust, contributed $50,000.
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 17: Norah O'Donnell, Charlie Rose and Gayle King attend the 2017 CBS Upfront on May 17, 2017 in New York City. It is crushing". "I have learned a great deal as a result of these events, and I hope others will too".
Of those arrested in the nationwide operation, 198 are foreign nationals and 16 are US citizens, federal officials said . MS-13 is described as one of the most risky criminal organization in the country and the D.C. area is no exception.
The Broncos averaged just 18.3 points per game through the first ten games of the season, the ninth-worst total in the NFL. That loss marked the sixth straight for the Broncos, the first six-game losing streak in 27 for the franchise.
On Saturday morning Twitter was filled with tributes to him, from Ozzy Osbourne and Eddie Van Halen to Zac Brown and Ryan Adams. One of the founding members of AC/DC , among the best-selling bands in recorded music history, died Saturday.
Between the four players who participated in the celebration, Ellington had the fastest 40-yard dash time at 4.37 seconds. The defense did come up with the turnovers but had trouble pressuring struggling Texans quarterback Tom Savage .
Mr Gandhi's immediate challenge is the polls in Mr Modi's home state of Gujarat , which takes place in two phases on Dec 9 and 14. Here, the meeting was chaired by the party chief Sonia Gandhi to discuss over the name of the new party president.
The House bill passed on a straight party-line vote, with 13 Republicans joining all Democrats in voting against it. The top 5 percent of American households would benefit to the tune of about half of the tax cuts, or $750 billion.
An upper-level trough will gradually slide east of the area, as high pressure tiptoes into the southern Plain. Friday night , the low will be around 44 with partly cloudy skies, according to the weather service.
He described the perilous situation in Zimbabwe, where the US Embassy has advised Americans to limit their travel outdoors. Fish and Wildlife Service will allow hunters to bring so-called elephant trophies from Zambia and Zimbabwe into the U.S.
In an interview on Friday Clinton had said she wanted Trump to take resposibility for the sexual assault allegations against him. Though it's been 374 days since the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump began his morning by attacking Hillary Clinton .
Hariri arrives in Cairo for meeting with Sisi
His father, late Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri, was assassinated in 2005 and an global court is still investigating the tragedy. Hariri arrived in a private jet from Cyprus on Tuesday night, after meeting with Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades.
Animal Crossing Pocket Camp Lands This Week
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is set to launch worldwide on November 22 for iOS and Android devices, Nintendo has announced . Your family will probably understand if you need to excuse yourself from Thanksgiving dinner to go catch some fish.
Harrison Ford Helps Woman After She Crashes Car Off the Highway
Indiana Jones to the rescue! The woman was the only occupant in the vehicle and was transported to a hospital with minor injuries. The legendary actor made headlines over the weekend when he jumped into action to help a woman who ran her auto off of a highway.
Jay Cutler being evaluated for concussion
Dolphins' starting quarterback Jay Cutler picked an very bad time to have his first multi-interception game of the season. The offense just didn't look organized as evident by its four turnovers and eight penalties in the first half.
Comcast, Verizon have eye on Fox assets
Also, any acquisition of Fox assets by a fellow media giant would not include Fox News or Fox Sports due to antitrust issues. Shares of Viacom Inc and CBS Corp also rose more than 2 percent, a sign investors may see then as potential targets.
Redskins lose running back Chris Thompson with ugly leg injury
The former TCU All-American has made several jaw-dropping plays over the past few weeks and against the Saints he was back at it. In the third quarter, with a 4-point lead, the Redskins surprised the Saints with a fake punt deep in their own territory.
Cold Front with High Winds Arrive Sunday
Saturday night is forecast to bring up to 90 percent chances of rain in some areas, with an 80 percent chance of show in Massena. Temperatures stay pretty seasonal, for the most part, the upcoming work week with daily sunshine.