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Why some Democrats have yet to cheer Hillary Clinton

Some Democrats are still hoping for a miracle upset of Hillary Clinton<p>OAKLAND, United States — Hillary Clinton may be days away from becoming her …

WATCH: Megyn Kelly rips Trump stooge for Donald’s attacks on “Mexican” judge in Trump University case

<b>David Wohl, Megyn Kelly, Ben Shapiro (Credit: Fox News)</b><p>David Wohl insisted Trump’s repeated references to Judge Gonzalo Curiel’s ethnicity were “a non sequitur”<p>Scott Eric Kaufman<p>June 1, 2016 11:41am (UTC)<p>On the Tuesday edition of The Kelly File, Donald Trump supporter David Wohl defended his …

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Steve Miller on Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: ‘I’m Gonna Get These Guys’

Weeks after calling the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame a “private boys’ club” full of “fucking gangsters and crooks,” 2016 inductee Steve Miller said …

New documentary explores the crazy life of Guns n' Roses bassist Duff McKagan

Duff McKagan knows about extremes.<p>For one thing, the guy’s really tall. (6’3″)<p>For another, he was part of arguably one of the last bands to have a …

Obama stages Republican voter intervention

Returning to the scene of his first trip as president, Obama says GOP voters are betting against the economy.<p>President Barack Obama’s message in the heartland on Wednesday recalled the simplicity of the original Clinton campaign: If you’re voting on the economy, it’s stupid to vote for a Republican.<p>…

Venezuela's Maduro hails Sanders as 'revolutionary friend,' slams Trump | Fox News

Venezuela's socialist president is hailing U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders as a "revolutionary friend."<p>President Nicolas Maduro says the Democratic Party candidate would be the U.S. president if elections were free in the United States and did not depend on the electoral college.<p>Sanders describes himself …

What Bernie Supporters Want

Our new issue, “Between the Risings,” is out now. To celebrate its release, international subscriptions are $25 off, and limited prints of our Easter …

Middle-class

Sanders may not win but he’s about to do something yuge

Despite the long odds of taking the Democratic nomination this July, Bernie Sanders is fighting on — raising money and giving speeches, even though, …

With 3,500 U.S. legal actions, Trump is most litigious presidential nominee ever

An analysis from <i>USA Today</i> finds that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is currently involved in 3,500 legal actions. Who else is involved? …

Feeling the Bern, From Beginning to End

I can now say I have felt the Bern, from beginning to end. I am able to make this statement since I attended my second Bernie Sanders rally yesterday, in Santa Cruz, California. I attended my first Bernie rally all the way back in July of last year, in Phoenix, Arizona (held right after the …

Bernie Sanders Captures Hearts Of Younger Silicon Valley Voters

MOUNTAIN VIEW (CBS News) — It’s 5:30 p.m. on a Wednesday evening and The Sports Page, a bar just a block from the Google Mountain View campus, is …

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Obama Explains What's Fueling Trump's Rise

The president took a fresh swipe at the presumptive GOP nominee's failure to provide policy specifics.<p>WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Wednesday acknowledged that anger toward him, along with three decades of economic upheaval, is fueling the populism driving many white working-class voters …

Why New Jersey Needs Bernie Sanders

Our country has fallen into a tailspin of poverty and inequality. In my home state of New Jersey our poverty rate is the highest it's been in 50 years. Since 1980, only New York and Connecticut have outpaced the growth of New Jersey's income inequality. Almost one-third of New Jerseyans are …

For the Record: So you're saying there's a chance ...

We're five days out from the Tuesday of Reckoning, which will probably really finally settle the Democratic race. Hillary Clinton needs to win only 70 of Tuesday's 694 pledged delegates to clinch the nomination, barring a mass exodus of superdelegates. A former adviser to Bill Clinton says Bernie …

Hard Sell: The Potential Political Consequences Of The Trump University Documents

Trump University was no university the way most people think of one.<p>There was no degree at the end of four years, no traditional accreditation that goes along with an institution of higher learning. Instead, as revealed by unsealed court documents released Tuesday, it was something that more …

'Illegitimate' Request Denied: GOP Gets Middle Finger for #ExxonKnew Ploy

Environmental groups that have become targets of a Republican-led effort to insulate ExxonMobil against accusations of fraud and climate science …

Donald Trump campaigns in his own weird 'Wonderland'

Donald Trumpis like a character from “Alice in Wonderland.” He has his own unusual look, his own surreal life and, most of all, his own curious logic. Disney could have cast him in the studio’s new movie, “Through the Looking Glass,” if only he were not so busy rhetorically lopping off the heads of …

New York AG: Trump U 'really a fraud from beginning to end'

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman stepped up his attacks on Donald Trump’s Trump University business venture on Thursday, alleging the businessman and presumptive Republican nominee ran a thoroughly fraudulent enterprise.<p>“In New York, we have laws against business fraud, we have laws …

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Religious extremism in the age of Trump: Empowered radicals are pushing harder than ever to legalize discrimination

<b>Donald Trump (Reuters/Jim Bourg)</b><p>The Religious Right is gearing up for more assaults on LGBT and gay rights in state houses around the U.S.<p>Heather Digby Parton<p>June 2, 2016 11:59am (UTC)<p>A surprising consequence of the Trump phenomenon has been what seems to be the collapse of a number of major …

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Trump in 1994: 'Putting a wife to work is a very dangerous thing'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump once said that "putting a wife to work is a very dangerous thing" in a recently resurfaced interview with ABC News from 1994.<p>The comments were part of an extended discussion about how Trump viewed his relationships with women and the difficulty he had in mixing his business …

Trump Delegate Says Current US Leaders May Need to Be "Killed"

Last December, Donald Trump's presidential campaign approved David Riden to be a delegate candidate on the Tennessee ballot, and when the state held …

Government

Hillary Clinton Is Bought and Paid For. Who Her "VP Pick" Will Be Is Irrelevant

It's hard to take Bernie Sanders' majestic "political revolution" seriously when Sanders seems desperate to find any excuse to support Hillary -- the human embodiment of everything he loathes, or so we're told -- at the Democratic convention in July. Just listen to Sanders' "warning" to Hillary …

Donald Trump Is a 2-Year-Old. It’s Time for the Press to Treat Him Like One.

Yesterday during a nationally televised news conference, the Republican presidential nominee experienced a towering meltdown. Reporters asked Donald Trump to account for the millions he claimed to have raised for veterans several months ago. Waving his hands in fury and just a few blinks away from …

Rumi 15 Mindfulness Ways To Find Happiness In Your Life

Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī <b>( Rumi)</b> was a 13th-century Persian poet, Islāmic scholar, jurist, Sufi mystic, and theologian.<p>Rumi’s philosophy depends on …

Where Clinton and Sanders stand on California's issues

While Donald Trump has a presumptive lock on the Republican presidential nomination, there’s still a fevered race underway between Democratic …

Middle-class

N.Y. attorney general on Trump University: 'This is straight up fraud'

<b>(CNN) —</b> New York's attorney general, who is leading a lawsuit against Trump University there, made his view of the case clear on Thursday: "It's fraud. This is straight up fraud."<p>Eric Schneiderman laced into presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump over the suit during an appearance on MSNBC's …

'Fundamentally unfit for the job': Hillary Clinton is about to deliver one of her most vehement critiques yet of Trump's foreign policy

Clinton plans to cast Trump as different from any other nominee in recent history and "fundamentally unfit" for the role of commander in chief.<p>"Clinton's critique will go beyond specific policies and she'll make clear that the choice in this election goes beyond partisanship: Donald Trump is unlike …

Foreign Policy

4 ways the press can fight back against Trump: He’s declared war against the media — they can’t let him win

<b>Donald Trump (Reuters/Jonathan Ernst)</b><p>Donald Trump continues to get the upper hand with the media, here’s how they can revolt against him<p>Bob Cesca<p>June 2, 2016 9:59am (UTC)<p>The 2016 election will be perhaps the U.S. news media's biggest test, and one which it will very likely fail. The chief topic of …

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