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U.S. Spies Live in Fear of Trump’s Next Tweet

D.C.’s national security professionals are bracing for the president’s next Twitter storm so they can manage the fallout from his latest rage.<p>As …

Trump's war on reality is truly baffling

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump's early warmth towards President Putin is coming back to haunt him. Russia has fast become the ghost he can not exorcise.<p>This week, he is facing calls for his second cabinet pick to resign, after it emerged that Attorney General Jeff Sessions had failed to mention his meetings …

President Trump's Untruths Are Piling Up

The need for Congress to figure out why he and his team keep misleading the public about Russia grows more urgent by the day, even if they are ultimately exonerated.<p>Let’s be clear from the start: There is no evidence that Donald Trump or his campaign coordinated with Russia to hack the Democratic …

Trump Cries 'Witch Hunt' as Russia Questions Pile Up

<i>First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter</i><p><b>Trump cries ‘witch hunt’ as Russia questions pile up</b><p>According to President Trump, every new story and development involving his team’s contacts with …

Donald Trump

The Latest: Peru's president discusses wall with Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):<p>3:55 p.m.<p>President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski of Peru says he and President …

AP FACT CHECK: Trump considers 20 million people 'very few'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday that his predecessor's health care law covers "very few people" as he minimized the impact of …

Trump falsely claims that Obamacare covers ‘very few people’

President Donald Trump falsely claimed on Friday that the health care law known as Obamacare “covers very few people.”<p>Trump, delivering a speech at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference in National Harbor, Maryland, was sharply critical of the Affordable Care Act, which he repeatedly …

McMaster Has the Islamophobes Worried. Good.

Trump’s new national security adviser can be a powerful counterweight to the baleful influence of Steve Bannon.<p>When America’s most influential Islamophobes are upset, you know the president made a good choice. “Score one [for] the swamp,” whined Robert Spencer upon hearing the news that Donald …

Donald Trump

Senator asks DeVos to clarify remarks about Ed Dept staff

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Democratic senator is expressing concern about Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and her comments about employees.<p>In an interview …

New U.S. travel ban to spare green card holders: Trump official

MUNICH (Reuters) - A new version of a Trump administration travel ban will not stop green card residency holders or travelers already on planes from entering the United States, U.S. Secretary for Homeland Security John Kelly said on Saturday.<p>U.S. President Donald Trump’s initial attempt to clamp …

Immigration

Donald Trump's budget would cut public broadcasting, drug programs, arts endowments

President Donald Trump's first budgetary proposals would axe nine major programs from the federal government, targeting institutions that currently …

Donald Trump

Trump criticizes 'fake media' on Flynn story

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump stepped up his attacks on the "fake media" Wednesday but the media was fighting back, objecting to a …

The first 25 days of Trump have been a zoetrope of galloping despair | Lindy West

In the post-Obama United States, there are simply too many emergencies to hold all of them in your mind at once<p>Today, during my morning routine of opening my laptop, clicking on literally anything, and just screaming and screaming, I made the astonishing discovery that Donald Trump has only been …

Associated Press News

Betsy DeVos' Department of Education misspells W.E.B. Du Bois' name, then misspells its apology

"Education must not simply teach work — it must teach life."<p>These words by civil rights activist and historian W.E.B. Du Bois were echoed by the U.S. …

A comprehensive list of what Betsy DeVos can — and can’t — do next

After barely surviving a contentious confirmation process, Betsy DeVos is now in charge at the Education Department.<p>She and her fiercest opponents might be surprised by how little power she actually has in the job.<p>Liberals’ biggest worry about DeVos, aired at the rallies to oppose her and the …

Education

Mexico: Massive anti-Trump rallies staged across nation

Marches get under way in some 20 cities across country to protest US President Trump's anti-Mexican rhetoric.<p>Mexicans have held massive protests against US President Donald Trump, hitting back at his anti-Mexican rhetoric and vows to make Mexico pay for a "big, beautiful" border wall between the …

Donald Trump

The Latest: Patriots owner joins Trump, Abe for dinner

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):<p>8:30 p.m.<p>Robert Kraft, the owner of the Super Bowl-winning New England …

First Read's Morning Clips: Flynn DID Discuss Sanctions With the Russians

<b>TRUMP AGENDA: Flynn DID discuss sanctions with the Russians</b><p>Breaking overnight from the Washington Post: “National security adviser Michael Flynn privately discussed U.S. sanctions against Russia with that country’s ambassador to the United States during the month before President Trump took office, …

Trump promises new action on national security next week

President Donald Trump on Friday said his administration will take new action “having to do with additional security for our country” sometime next week.<p>Trump, in a joint appearance at the White House with Japan’s prime minister, Shinzō Abe, did not offer more details on what that action might look …

Key moments as Trump and Abe address the press

Welcome 'to the very famous White House,' Trump told Abe in his opening statement.<p>President Donald Trump, standing alongside Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and facing down a string of controversies engulfing his young administration, took questions from the press Friday.<p>The president slammed a …

Protesters block Betsy DeVos from entering DC public school

<b>(CNN) —</b> Protesters briefly blocked Education Secretary Betsy DeVos as she tried to enter a public school in Washington on Friday morning.<p>Demonstrators holding signs greeted DeVos when she arrived at Jefferson Middle School Academy in southwest Washington, not far from the Department of Education …

All the Major Star Wars Cameos and Connections You May Have Missed in Rogue One

<i>Rogue One</i> is billed as a standalone <i>Star Wars</i> movie, but it’s far more entrenched in the story of the saga than many of us had thought. That’s not …

Researchers created a robotic hand that is eerily human-like and can learn on its own

Typing out an email or setting up a pot of coffee are things we can do bleary eyed in the morning, but the movements our hands have to make to complete such tasks are truly complex, human skills.<p>That's why for robots to advance to the point where they can take care of our elderly or help clean our …

Japanese Cat Cafes Are More Fashionable Than Ever

We’re entering the next phase of cat cafes. It’s fancy.<p>Until recently, the vast majority of cat cafes have been rather simple, no-frills operations. …

Japan

Thai cat "adopts" litter of chihuahuas, protects them adorably 【Pics】

“We may not all look alike, but we’re still family.”<p>Whats better than cute animals? Cute animals doing cute things, of course!<p>And if you’re a fan of …

Pets

Adorable cat from Korea becomes internet star for looking like Ghibli character

Living with this cute little thing is sure to make you feel as if you are a part of Studio Ghibli's magical world. A little kitty from Korea has …

Anime

Two-Nosed Dog Passes Smell Test For Cuteness

"I call him Toby-One Kenobi, but also Toby Two-Nose -- that sounds like a gangster name"<p>When Todd Ray heard about a dog with two noses, he couldn't turn up his own nose at the pooch.<p>Ray is the owner of the Venice Beach Freakshow in Los Angeles. He also holds the Guinness World Record for the …