Terri Mitchell

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Putin must wonder what else America knows about Russia

When Russian President Vladimir Putin sits down at the table in Helsinki on Monday, he will surely have in the back of his mind some intelligence worries that have nothing to do with the U.S. president seated across from him.<p>Putin’s elite spy world has been penetrated by U.S. intelligence. That’s …

Russia

Yes, Trump Is a Narcissist — But It's Literally A Million Times Worse Than That

Yes, the hallmarks of narcissism are painfully obvious in the president of the United States. The endless projection. The delusion of grandeur …

Psychology

Third measles case confirmed in northwestern Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Health officials in northwestern Oregon say a third person has tested positive for measles. Multnomah County health officials …

Public Health

500 hit with stomach illness after visiting Gatlinburg zip line

The Tennessee Department of Public Health is investigating an outbreak of norovirus traced to a popular Gatlinburg tourist attraction.<p>The department …

Zip-lines

The FDA Approved an Anti-Bioterrorism Drug Meant to Treat Smallpox

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Friday approved the first drug specifically designed to treat smallpox — despite the fact that the disease …

Public Health

FDA Approves TPOXX To Be The First Drug For Smallpox

“You have smallpox,” are three words that you never want to hear, regardless of whether the “you” is you or any other human being. As I wrote previously for <i>Forbes</i>, the last natural case of smallpox occurred in 1977 and the World Health Organization (WHO) declared smallpox eradicated in 1980. That …

Smallpox

17 picked Nipah virus from first victim, finds Kerala govt. study

A detailed study by the Kerala government on the recent outbreak of Nipah virus has suggested that 17 of the 19 infected people might have contracted …

Disease

More than 500 ill after E. coli outbreak at zip line facility

E. coli bacteria was found in water at a popular ziplining attraction in Tennessee where more than 500 people reportedly fell ill, health officials …

E.coli

19 Times Joss Whedon Made You Sob

When Buffy Has to Kill Angel in 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer'<p>When Fred Dies in 'Angel'<p>When Xander Leaves Anya at the Altar in 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer'<p>When Buffy Sacrifices Herself in 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer'<p>When Angel is Human for a Day in 'Angel'<p>When Tara Dies in 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer'<p>When …

TV

America's wage crisis no longer looks temporary

Stuck wages for most U.S. workers look like more than a blip in the booming economy, and some mainstream economists say the government may have to …

Economics

Trump, Treasonous Traitor

Put aside whatever suspicions you may have about whether Donald Trump will be directly implicated in the Russia investigation.<p>Trump is right now, before our eyes and those of the world, committing an unbelievable and unforgivable crime against this country. It is his failure to defend.<p>The …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump vs. CNN ... again. Now on a world stage and with a hint of totalitarianism.

After Trump refused to answer a question from a CNN reporter, the White House canceled an official's interview with the network.<p>It's tempting to say that the relationship between President Donald Trump and the news media is turning into a clown show, but there's nothing funny about it.<p>We got yet …

Donald Trump

The backlash from Trump’s Britain visit will be felt for years to come

President Trump’s catastrophic visit to Britain began with a political scandal of his own creation. In an interview with the Sun, a British tabloid, the U.S. president slammed the British prime minister, Theresa May, and supported her rival. He criticized her conduct of Brexit, the most contentious …

Donald Trump

Trump Brought His Lies Over To Europe This Week

He denied his statements from an on-the-record interview and inflated numbers about U.S. spending on NATO.<p>From the NATO conference in Brussels to his U.K. visit, President Donald Trump spouted lie after lie overseas this past week.<p>Trump kicked off a contentious NATO summit by berating Germany, …

Donald Trump

You're paying for Trump to promote his golf courses

<b>(CNN) —</b> Forget "Make America Great Again." What President Donald Trump truly cares about is "MTGA" -- "Make Trump Great Again," and we saw another example of this objective over the weekend. Trump, playing the role of a pitchman, used his trip to Scotland as an infomercial to help his financially …

Donald Trump

Cop Fired For Calling Black People 'Alabama Porch Monkeys' ... Then Re-Hired

A Colorado police officer fired for using a racial slur to describe black citizens who were concerned over a police shooting has been re-hired by the …

Justice

Donald Trump ‘Owned’ By Russia ‘For Many Years,’ Says ‘Art Of Deal’ Ghostwriter, Calls Trump ‘America’s Enemy’

Tony Schwartz, who wrote Donald Trump's 1987 bestseller, 'The Art of the Deal,' with him, says that Trump has likely been an 'asset' of the Russian …

Donald Trump

Watch Trump Call on Russia to Find Clinton’s Emails, Tell Reporter to ‘Be Quiet’

Donald Trump

Former Fox News reporter warns that Trump team is ‘still colluding’ with the Russians

Carl Cameron: Trump "is enabling the biggest cyberattack in U.S. history."<p>Former Fox News Channel chief political correspondent Carl Cameron has a …

Donald Trump

'Rudeness Upon Rudeness:' Even Theresa May's Opponents Are Taken Aback By Trump's Brexit Attack

U.S. President Donald Trump kicked off his visit to the U.K. by knifing his host, Prime Minister Theresa May, in the front. Metaphorically, of course.<p>…

Donald Trump

Theresa May: Donald Trump told me to sue the EU

Theresa May has revealed that Donald Trump advised her to “sue the European Union” rather than negotiate with the 27-country bloc, in a private conversation that the US president referred to during his visit to the UK on Friday.<p>The prime minister was asked on the BBC’s The Andrew Marr Show what the …

Donald Trump

For Mueller, pushing to finish parts of Russia probe, question of American involvement remains

In a 29-page indictment Friday, special counsel Robert S. Mueller III blamed specific officers in the Russian government for the 2016 hacking of Democrats, answering one of his investigation’s central questions while highlighting another he must still explain: Were any Americans involved in the …

Donald Trump

McConnell knew the Russians were helping Trump and that's why he held the SCOTUS seat open.

Remember how shocked we were when Mitch McConnell decided that President Obama’s SCOTUS nominee Merrick Garland wouldn’t get a vote in the Senate? It …

Mitch McConnell

White CVS manager who called cops on black woman with coupon is Republican who was busted for forging signatures: report

Morry Matson, the white Chicago CVS manager who called the police on a black woman who tried to use a coupon, has a history of allegedly forging …

Women of Color

Let's drop the euphemisms: Donald Trump is a racist president

Watching this pinball president ricochet around Europe, you could be forgiven for thinking there’s no method to Donald Trump’s madness.<p>Nato is both a rip-off and very strong. Theresa May’s Brexit plan is both pathetic and terrific. Trump’s interview with the Sun was both fake news and generally …

Donald Trump

It Was Mitch McConnell Who Stopped Obama From Blocking Trump’s Treason

As Trump tried to blame Obama for his potential crimes against his own country, it is important to remember that it was Senate Majority Leader Mitch …

Mitch McConnell

US intelligence chief: 'The warning lights are blinking red again' on cyberattacks

<b>(CNN) —</b> Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats raised the alarm on growing cyberattack threats against the United States, saying the situation is at a "critical point" and coming out forcefully against Russia.<p>"The warning signs are there. The system is blinking. It is why I believe we are at a …

Cyber-attacks

Trump’s Foreign Policy Carnage Is an Impeachable Offense

It’s what the Framers would have wanted.<p>By any objective measure, Donald Trump’s conduct of American foreign policy, particularly over the past six …

Donald Trump

Mueller Has the Goods—All of the Goods

Wittingly or unwittingly, a huge cast of American characters was in on the plot.<p><i>The conspiracy had as its object impairing, obstructing, and defeating the lawful governmental functions of the United States by dishonest means in order to enable the Defendants to interfere with U.S. political and</i> …

Donald Trump

Trump’s presidency is illegitimate

<b>(Getty/Sean Gallup)</b><p>Meuller’s indictments of 12 Russian intelligence agents prove that the Kremlin stole the election for Trump<p>Lucian K. Truscott IV<p>July 14, 2018 12:00pm (UTC)<p>It’s all right there in the indictment — day by day, hack by hack, theft by theft — how agents of the Russian intelligence …

Donald Trump