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Family sues police department after teen son killed in mom's minivan while backing out of driveway

Overland Park police have gotten away with what seems to be murder in the suburban county outside of Kansas City. Below the fold you can watch two …

White House Doctor Writes Note Saying Trump Too Sick to Talk to Mueller

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—Amid reports that Donald Trump might soon be summoned to appear before Robert Mueller, the White House doctor wrote a note on Wednesday indicating that Trump was too sick to talk to the special counsel.<p>“Donald Trump is not well,” Dr. Ronny Jackson wrote.<p>The doctor’s …

Kirstjen Nielsen’s Ratings Are Terrible in Her Lame Debut on the National Stage

Rarely is there a congressional hearing in which good (Sen. Lindsey Graham resuming being his own man) and not at all good (Secretary of Homeland …

Kirstjen Nielsen

Million Dollar Pound Cake

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Beat butter at medium speed with an electric mixer until creamy. (The butter will become a lighter yellow color; this is an …

Trump steps up war of words against North Korea, while his Defense secretary stresses diplomacy

President Trump reinforced his threat to unleash "fire and fury" on North Korea despite widespread criticism of his bellicosity, saying Thursday that his initial statement maybe "wasn't tough enough."<p>The strong language — Trump used versions of the word "tough" four times during one seven-minute …

In a new poll, half of Republicans say they would support postponing the 2020 election if Trump proposed it

By Ariel Malka and<p>Yphtach Lelkes<p>Critics of President Trump have repeatedly warned of his potential to undermine American democracy. Among the concerns are his repeated assertions that he would have won the popular vote had 3 to 5 million “illegals” not voted in the 2016 election, a claim echoed by …

Voter Fraud

Two House GOP lawmakers propose one last indignity for John Boehner

By Amber Phillips<p>Amber Phillips<p>Reporter for The Fix covering Congress, statehouses<p>Email Bio Follow<p>After helping to show now-former speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) the door this fall, some conservative lawmakers thought he was gone for good.<p>But two of them were surprised to find out that retired …

Republicans

CNN’s ugly, racial victim blaming: A sad low in Freddie Gray coverage | Salon.com

The fact that the line was included in the article is one thing, yet the fact that it is in the second sentence of the entire piece is something else entirely.<p>The only thing sentences like this do is facilitate an atmosphere of victim-blaming, in which police are seen as justified in killing an …

The ‘Surreal’ News Rush Limbaugh Read That He Couldn’t Believe: ‘Over-the-Top Unbelievable’

Conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh was considerably perplexed during his Monday program, reacting to a news interview Bill Gates gave in which he said the free market could not create the technologies to curb greenhouse gasses.<p>“Did you see what Bill Gates did? Did you see what Bill Gates …