US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Friday blamed Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim for attempting to help Democrat Hillary Clinton win the Nov. 8 election through his association with the New York Times.
At a rally in Greensboro, North Carolina, Trump likewise again said assortments of ladies who have blamed him for making unwanted sexual advances are making up their stories.
Trump said Slim, as a major New York Times shareholder, is bankrolling what he called the Times' endeavor to help Clinton win the presidential election. The Times distributed a story from two ladies blaming Trump for grabbing them.
"They're not journalists," Trump said of the Times correspondents. "They're corporate lobbyists for Carlos Slim and outside companies."