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James Clapper: Brennan’s anti-Trump rhetoric is ‘an issue in and of itself’

Sun, 19 Aug 2018 13:51:36 -0400

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said on CNN's "State of the Union" Sunday that former CIA Director John Brennan’s rhetoric has become “an issue in and of itself.”....
Trump: Mueller’s Russia probe makes ‘Joseph McCarthy look like a baby!’

Sun, 19 Aug 2018 10:32:55 -0400

President Trump claimed that Robert Mueller’s investigation into Moscow’s interference with the 2016 U.S. elections is more extreme than Sen. Joseph McCarthy's hunt for Communists in the U.S. gov....
Kofi Annan, former U.N. secretary-general, dies at age 80

Sat, 18 Aug 2018 18:00:44 -0400

Kofi Annan, a charismatic global diplomat and the first black African to become United Nations secretary-general who led the world body through one of its most turbulent periods, died early Saturday a....
Beto O’Rourke, on a ‘suicide mission’ against Ted Cruz, is having the time of his life — and might even come out of it alive

Sat, 18 Aug 2018 05:00:27 -0400

From left: Willie Nelson, Beto O’Rourke, Lukas Nelson, Amy Nelson and Margo Price perform onstage with Willie Nelson and Family during the 45th Annual Willie Nelson 4th of July Picnic at the Austin360....
Omarosa Manigault Newman has President Trump unhinged

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 13:06:18 -0400

The release of "Unhinged: An Insider Account of the Trump White House" and the secret recordings made by its author, Omarosa Manigault Newman, get under the president's skin.....
Trump says he may revoke another security clearance 'very quickly'

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 12:20:17 -0400

President Trump on Friday suggested that he is close to revoking the security clearance of a current Justice Department employee who had been in contact with author of the controversial dossier allegi....
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's trial in Alexandria, Va.

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 11:00:58 -0400

President Donald Trump is calling Paul Manafort a "very good person" as a jury deliberates in the tax and bank fraud trial of the former Trump campaign chairman.....
Trump blames D.C. pols for raining on his parade

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 09:42:10 -0400

President Trump on Friday blamed Washington, D.C., lawmakers for ballooning costs that forced the cancellation of his planned military parade.....
The secret Soviet organization that explains what Russia is doing today

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:00:37 -0400

Russian attempts to dupe, confuse or weaken the West date back at least to the early decades of the 20th century. An outfit called the Cheka charted a course that’s still being followed today.....
Judge says Trump campaign screwed up on wording of confidentiality agreements

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 22:56:13 -0400

A Manhattan judge issued a ruling on Thursday that thwarts the Trump campaign’s attempts to keep a lawsuit out of open court.....
Presidents pay tribute to Aretha Franklin

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 14:05:08 -0400

The current and former presidents are paying tribute to soul legend Aretha Franklin, who died Thursday of pancreatic cancer at her home in Detroit. She was 76.....
As newspapers unite to defend press freedom, Trump accuses them of 'COLLUSION'

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:14:47 -0400

President Trump on Thursday accused national newspapers that are participating in a Boston Globe-led editorial campaign protesting his attacks on the press of colluding against him.....
Beyond Flint: Newark is sued over lead in drinking water

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:03:12 -0400

The City of Newark is accused of failing to acknowledge or remove the alarming level of lead in its drinking water — among the highest recently recorded for a major U.S. water system.....
Brennan fires back at Trump: Claims of 'no collusion' are 'hogwash'

Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:13:27 -0400

A day after President Trump revoked John Brennan’s security clearance, the New York Times published a blistering op-ed by the former CIA director, who disputes Trump’s assertion that there was no coll....
Unfiltered: ‘We ruin the lives of a******s, psychos, pervs, and trolls’

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 19:17:32 -0400

In Carrie Goldberg’s career as a victims’ rights lawyer, she goes after four different kinds of offenders: “A******s, psychos, pervs and trolls.” An accomplished attorney who has most recently won a $....
Wisconsin flipped for Trump. Minnesota nearly did. What do their primaries predict for the midterms?

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:42:32 -0400

The results of Tuesday’s primaries in Minnesota and Wisconsin were the latest in a series of revealing soundings from the region — tremors on the electoral Richter scale that help delineate the underl....
Trump revokes security clearance of former CIA director who has criticized the White House

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 17:38:23 -0400

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders began her briefing on Wednesday by reading a statement from President Trump announcing his decision to revoke the security clearance of former CIA Director Jo....
Can Manafort's team make a killer close?

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 12:22:38 -0400

It has been difficult to discern the defense’s theory of Paul Manafort’s case, but a member of the special counsel’s team has a concise assessment of the defense’s approach, at least when it comes to ....
Facebook is ‘a surveillance system,’ sci-fi author Cory Doctorow says

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 05:00:28 -0400

The novelist reflects on the way that the social media platform spies on its customers.....
Paul Manafort's defense rests without presenting evidence

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:47:54 -0400

The trial of President Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort is coming to a quieter than expected end.....
Omarosa tweet raises the question: What is it about Trump and dogs?

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:25:57 -0400

Among the enemies, rivals and random targets he has compared to a dog are Mitt Romney (“he choked like a dog”) Ted Cruz (he “lies like a dog”) and conservative writer Brent Bozell (came “begging for m....
Trump calls Omarosa 'that dog'

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 08:37:56 -0400

President Trump on Tuesday continued to lash out at Omarosa Manigault-Newman over explosive claims in his former “Celebrity Apprentice” co-star turned White House aide makes about him in her new book,....
What Trump doesn't understand about NFL player protests

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 05:00:29 -0400

Yahoo Sports columnist Jay Busbee sets the record straight on the president's misstatements about the NFL and its players.....
3 missing men at the Manafort trial

Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:20:20 -0400

The absence of three witnesses offers intriguing hints about potential ongoing investigations and additional prosecutions that could yet take place.....
Trump attacks ‘wacky,’ ‘vicious,’ ‘not-smart’ former protégé Omarosa

Mon, 13 Aug 2018 11:00:18 -0400

President Trump said former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman was “vicious,” “not smart” and regularly missed meetings.....
Trump adviser Stephen Miller's uncle: My nephew is 'an immigration hypocrite'

Mon, 13 Aug 2018 10:51:39 -0400

Stephen Miller, the architect of some of Trump’s most controversial anti-immigration policies, has been assailed by critics who are quick to point out that Miller himself is a grandchild of refugees. ....
Meager Unite the Right 2 rally exposes limits of white supremacist movement

Sun, 12 Aug 2018 22:34:56 -0400

The Charlottesville anniversary event drew a handful of white supremacists, who were far outnumbered by counterprotesters.....
Parkland students bring the March for Our Lives summer tour to an end in Newtown

Sun, 12 Aug 2018 21:17:05 -0400

The organizers of the Road to Change tour have visited over 50 cities in an effort to register and mobilize voters ahead of the 2018 midterm elections — and to build a coalition of youth in communitie....
'Unite the Right' marchers a few – anti-fascists a many

Sun, 12 Aug 2018 18:49:09 -0400

White nationalists who marched on Washington and rallied at a park near the White House have left the area in white vans under a police escort. The demonstration led by the principal organizer of las....
Charlottesville remembers Heather Heyer – Her mom revisits the site of her tragic death 1 year ago

Sun, 12 Aug 2018 16:23:25 -0400

The mother of a woman killed when a car plowed into a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally last summer said Sunday there’s much healing to do a year after the violence in Charlottes....
Charlottesville on high alert on the anniversary of white supremacist violence

Sat, 11 Aug 2018 16:59:58 -0400

A group of anti-fascist activists rallied peacefully in downtown Charlottesville as the city marks the anniversary of last summer's white supremacist violence. Saturday marks a year since white n....
Yankees emerge as key evidence in Paul Manafort trial

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 23:43:36 -0400

A package of baseball season tickets owned by President Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort was a major topic of discussion on Friday at his trial for charges including money laundering, fin....
Michael Brown's mom seeks reinvestigation, City Council seat

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 19:06:55 -0400

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Missouri governor's office said Friday it doesn't have the authority to appoint a special prosecutor reinvestigate the 2014 fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in Fergu....
St. Louis DA victory latest for Black Lives Matter movement

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 18:58:32 -0400

When LaShell Eikerenkoetter cast her vote for Wesley Bell in the St. Louis County Democratic primary on Tuesday, she took the spirit of Michael Brown with her to the ballot box.....
Erdogan tells Turks to buy crumbling lira as Trump turns the screws

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 17:24:59 -0400

The lira has long been falling on worries about Erdogan's influence over monetary policy and worsening relations with the United States. Reverberations spread through global markets, with European s....
NASA sending spacecraft straight into sun's glittering crown

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 17:21:04 -0400

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is sending a spacecraft straight into the sun's glittering crown, an atmospheric region so hot and harsh any normal visitor would wither.....
Confirmation hearings for U.S. top court nominee Kavanaugh open Sept. 4

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 16:00:33 -0400

Confirmation hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will begin on Sept. 4, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley announced in a statement on Friday. Opening statements b....
William & Mary board rescinds Bill Cosby honorary degree

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 15:37:53 -0400

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — The board of visitors of The College of William & Mary has voted to rescind an honorary degree awarded to comedian and actor Bill Cosby.....
The key Trump revelations in Omarosa Manigault Newman's new book

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 15:26:22 -0400

Omarosa Manigault Newman, whose association with Donald Trump goes back all the way to his days on reality TV, has displayed her flair for spectacle by publishing a scathing insider’s account of his W....
Trump adviser Stone's associate held in contempt in Russia probe: reports

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 14:16:41 -0400

An associate of U.S. President Donald Trump's longtime adviser Roger Stone was found in contempt on Friday after refusing to appear as a witness before a grand jury convened as part of U.S. Special Co....
As U.S. unleashes sanctions, Americans view Russia as bigger threat than Iran: Reuters/Ipsos poll

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 13:22:04 -0400

While a majority of U.S. adults view Iran as a threat to the United States, that number has decreased slightly over the past three years, the poll shows. In comparison, the number of Americans who co....
Trump escalates feud with Turkey, imposing higher metals tariffs

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 12:54:24 -0400

Criticizing the state of the U.S. relationship with Ankara, Trump announced on Twitter that he had authorized a doubling of duties on aluminum and steel imported from Turkey, making them 20 percent an....
State senator pleads not guilty to domestic violence charges

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 12:26:18 -0400

LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire state senator is pleading not guilty to assault and domestic violence charges.....
U.S. strongly condemns Russia's poisoning of former spy: White House

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 11:48:20 -0400

"The attack against Sergei and Yulia Skripal in Salisbury, United Kingdom, on March 4, 2018, was a reckless display of contempt for the universally held norm against chemical weapons," said a spokesma....
Kobach to recuse himself from Kansas governor's race recount

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 09:56:21 -0400

Kobach told CNN late on Thursday that as Kansas's current secretary of state, he has no role in the counting or recounting of provisional ballots, and that all the work is done at the county level. "....
NASA experiment that included Trump note caused alarm

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 08:40:46 -0400

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A suspicious package that fell from the sky over New Jersey caused some alarm because it contained a note that mentioned President Donald Trump.....
Exclusive: As Trump cracks down on Pakistan, U.S. cuts military training programs

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:17:57 -0400

The move, which has not been previously reported, is one of the first known impacts from Trump's decision this year to suspend U.S. security assistance to Pakistan to compel it to crack down on Islami....
On anniversary of rally, how Charlottesville changed us

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 06:00:48 -0400

It’s been nearly a year since white nationalists and neo-Nazis clashed with counterprotesters in Charlottesville, Va., leaving a young woman and two state police officers dead and a nation that has lo....
Charlottesville photographer would return Pulitzer if he could save Heather Heyer

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 06:00:44 -0400

“It’s hard to just take joy in something like a Pulitzer when you know that it came because of such a tragic event.”....
How Heather Heyer's mother keeps her legacy alive

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 06:00:30 -0400

"If you're not outraged, you're not paying attention."....