Trump distances himself from Epstein

The US president says convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein was a "Palm Beach fixture" but that he was "not a fan".

Speaking in the Oval Office, Mr Trump also defended his Secretary of Labor Alex Acosta, who has come under scrutiny for a plea deal he negotiated while a US attorney that resulted in a light sentence for Epstein.

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