In one of his first acts, President Donald Trump signed an executive order implementing a federal government hiring freeze on Jan. 23, 2017.
In one of his first acts, President Donald Trump signed an executive order implementing a federal government hiring freeze on Jan. 23, 2017. Evan Vucci AP
In one of his first acts, President Donald Trump signed an executive order implementing a federal government hiring freeze on Jan. 23, 2017. Evan Vucci AP

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    President Donald Trump defended himself against accusations that he is racist, this time after recent disparaging comments about Haiti and African nations. "No, No. I'm not a racist," Trump said Sunday at Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Fla.