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Trump launches into Carson, Starbucks at Illinois rally

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 01:33

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump attacked rival Ben Carson and coffee giant Starbucks at a rally in Springfield, Illinois on Monday night. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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STORY: At a campaign event in Springfield, Illinois, Donald Trump suggested a boycott of coffee giant Starbucks over the design of its Christmas coffee cups. The all-red design has angered religious conservatives who see it as part of an effort to undermine the meaning of Christmas. Trump told a raucous crowd, ""Maybe we should boycott Starbucks. I don't know." The real estate mogul also attacked his main rival, Ben Carson. " "This is a strange election, isn't it?", he said. "If you try and hit your mother over the head with a hammer, your poll numbers go up." Carson has faced a barrage of questions in recent days over claims about his allegedly violent past.

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Trump launches into Carson, Starbucks at Illinois rally

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 01:33