Jason Legault

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Veteran CIA agent on Trump: “Corruption like we’ve never seen before”

<b>(AP/Evan Vucci/City Lights Publishers/Salon)</b><p>Longtime CIA analyst Melvin Goodman: Russian hacking isn’t as dangerous as the “dumbing down of this country”<p>Chauncey DeVega<p>March 12, 2018 9:00am (UTC)<p>The cauldron that is the Russia scandal and its related tendrils -- including possible money laundering …

Donald Trump

Obama's stern warning for Trump

<b>(CNN) —</b> During a conversation with David Letterman on his new Netflix program, former President Barack Obama issued a stern warning for the current commander in chief: "One of the things that Michelle figured out, in some ways faster than I did, was part of your ability to lead the country doesn't …

Donald Trump

Hawaii missile alert test goes wrong, terrifies the state

U.S. news<p>For 38 terrifying minutes, many Hawaii residents spent Saturday morning hunkered in bathtubs and basements waiting for a ballistic missile strike that never came.<p>911 networks were overwhelmed and some fired off frantic messages to loved ones on the mainland.<p>Hawaii public officials called …

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Trump-Trudeau love-in threatened as Canada attacks US over trade

The charm offensive was already under way before Donald Trump moved into the White House. By inauguration, Justin Trudeau’s top advisers had fostered close contacts with Trump’s inner circle, setting the stage for a Washington visit peppered with smiles, handshakes and photo ops.<p>But this week …

Canada

Fox News Hosts Are Actually Defending Trump’s ‘Sh*thole Countries’ Comment

It didn’t take long for President Donald Trump’s remarks about “shithole countries” to reverberate on cable news.<p>CNN reported the president’s …

Donald Trump

Trump Alarms Lawmakers With Disparaging Words for Haiti and Africa

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Thursday balked at an immigration deal that would include protections for people from Haiti and some nations in Africa, demanding to know at a White House meeting why he should accept immigrants from “shithole countries” rather than from places like Norway, according …

U.S. Politics

Trump warns he will withdraw U.S. from Iran nuclear deal if fixes not made

By Carol Morello and<p>Carol Morello<p>National reporter focusing on foreign policy and State Department<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Anne Gearan<p>Anne Gearan<p>White House reporter<p>Email Bio Follow<p>President Trump on Friday kept alive the Iran nuclear deal he detests by waiving sanctions for the third time, but he said he …

South Asia

Workers pulled from Ontario nuclear plants due to ‘concerning trend of safety incidents,’ internal email

Trades workers and supervisors tasked with refurbishing the Darlington and Pickering nuclear facilities were told to leave their jobs last week due …

Workplace Safety