'Unhinged' Donald Trump in late-night twitter meltdown over Miss Universe sex tape
REPUBLICAN presidential candidate Donald Trump escalated his attacks on a former beauty queen with a vague and unsubstantiated allegation about a sex tape in pre-dawn Twitter posts on Friday that prompted Democratic rival Hillary Clinton to denounce him as "unhinged."
Trump's refusal to drop his invective against Alicia Machado, the Miss Universe he criticized for gaining weight after she won the crown in 1996, threatened to damage his already weak standing among women and Hispanics.
With less than six weeks to go until the November 8 election, Trump made reference - without... read more
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