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Sen. Mark Warner warns Trump: Firing Robert Mueller would cross 'red line'

WASHINGTON – The top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee warned President Trump on Wednesday that any effort to dismiss Russia special counsel Robert Mueller would amount to "a gross abuse of power."<p>Speaking from the Senate floor, Virginia Sen. Mark Warner noted there has been "a growing …

USA Today just ran the most anti-Trump editorial of the year

“Rock bottom is no impediment for a new president who can always find room for a new low.”<p>USA Today’s editorial board had some scathing words on President Donald Trump Tuesday: He is a “uniquely awful” figure whose “sickening behavior is corrosive to the enterprise of a shared governance based on …

Senate OKs Trump judicial pick who was rated 'not qualified'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Tuesday narrowly confirmed one of President Donald Trump's judicial nominees despite a rare "not qualified" rating …

There's a Reason Time Seems to Speed Up as You Age - But It's Possible to Slow It Down

Stop the ride, we want to get off.<p>Ask an older person to recall their most vivid memories, and there's a good chance that many of them will come from …

AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts tax plan, peddles false videos

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's recent rally in Missouri was a set-piece of distortion about taxes and the economy. He compounded his …

All the signs in the Russia probe point to Jared Kushner. Who next?

The investigation is taking a new twist, as Donald Trump appears to be distancing himself from his son-in-law<p>Game of Trumps is about to get really bloody. With special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation moving ever closer to President Trump himself, it looks like someone inside the family is …

Donald Trump

Trump Wants to Dismantle Elizabeth Warren's Agency. Good Luck With That.

The CFPB is the most powerful new agency in decades—and stacked with loyalists.<p>The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is now the star of a bizarre legal and bureaucratic drama, a Rome-versus-Avignon power struggle unfolding a block from the White House. The resignation of the bureau’s director, …

Talk Show Host Says Trump Will Be Killed If He Is Not Removed From Office

A popular right-wing talk show host expects Donald Trump to be killed if an attempt to remove him from office is unsuccessful.<p>Popular right-wing …

GOP Sen. Dean Heller Removes Stage 4 Cancer Patient from Public Forum

The day after he voted to pass a sweeping tax reform that, among other things, could eliminate Obamacare’s individual mandate and make a lot of …

Health Care

Senator: It's time for US military families to leave SKorea

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Lindsey Graham said Sunday that he believes it's time to start moving the families of American military personnel out of South …

Trump could be forced to testify on sexual-harassment allegations — and if he lies he could be impeached

President Trump could be forced to testify on allegations that he sexually harassed more than a dozen women as part of a defamation lawsuit filed by one of his accusers, if his lawyers fail to get the case dismissed.<p>Trump's legal team is arguing for a dismissal on Tuesday at a hearing in a New York …

How your tax bracket could change in 2018 under Trump's tax plan, in two charts

<i>Video by Wochit</i><p><b>- Income tax brackets could change in 2018 if tax legislation is enacted under President Donald Trump.</b><p>Load Error<p><b>- The Senate's bill</b> …

Obama Should Be Detained for Making Fun of Trump, Says Fox Host

Former President Barack Obama should be detained by federal officials for talking badly about President Donald Trump. After Obama said this week that …

After Flynn’s plea deal, Trump has two moves: betray Flynn or fire Mueller

One option leads to a potentially bleak future.<p>Michael Flynn’s plea deal with prosecutors in special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe is a watershed moment for President Donald Trump — one that leaves him with two choices, each with clear risks.<p>Flynn, who was Trump’s national security adviser …

Poll: Nearly Half Of Millennial Voters Believe Donald Trump Has Been Worse At President Than Expected

Nearly half of all millennial voters believe President Donald Trump has been worse than they feared he would be during his first year in the White …

Donald Trump’s ‘Fake News’ Award Goes To Network Favorite Fox News

President Donald Trump’s proposed “fake news” trophy has been awarded to the news outlet that is widely known to be among his favorites.<p>A poll from …

Trump’s Twitter Habit ‘Can’t Be Stopped,’ President Has ’10 To 15 Backup Phones Hidden’ In White House

Trump's lawyers allegedly "at their wits end" over the president's refusal to stop tweeting controversial things on Twitter.<p>President Donald Trump’s …

There is no military option to take out North Korean nuclear program

North Korea’s most recent provocation, this time test firing a ballistic missile likely able to reach all of the continental United States, is an …

Trump Trip Canceled After Anti-Muslim Retweets Offend Britons

You can’t take him anywhere. And, he is leaving a trail of US diplomatic catastrophes even with close allies.<p>In the aftermath of massive and almost …

Donald Trump

The GOP Released A Copy Of Their Controversial Tax Bill At The Last Minute, And No One Can Read It

Despite the loss of Sen. Bob Corker’s (R-Tennessee) vote from the roster of Senate Republicans trying to pass it, the GOP’s controversial tax reform bill is still alive. After all, it scored a “yes” from Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) on Thursday, a political move that may very well guarantee the …

Republicans

Trump Bragged: ‘Nothing in the World Like First-Rate P**sy’

Years before the ‘Access Hollywood’ tape, the president crassly bragged about a woman’s private parts during a golf weekend at Mar-a-Lago.<p>In a …

Donald Trump

North Korea's missile took a bizarre path through space, and here's why it deeply worries weapons experts

Early Wednesday morning, North Korea test-launched an intercontinental ballistic missile to a record-breaking speed and altitude for the isolated nation.<p>North Korea's new show of force follows an ICBM test launch in July and a powerful thermonuclear test blast in September.<p>Officials in the US, …

Swamped: Rising seas to leave thousands of historical sites in the Southeast underwater

Jamestown? Swamped. Cape Canaveral? Underwater. Charleston, S.C.? Gone.<p>Iconic locations from American history — from Jamestown to Cape Canaveral and Charleston to Cape Hatteras — could be underwater by the end of the century due to sea-level rise from global warming, according to a study published …

Lock them up: How President Trump wades into justice cases

Donald Trump raised eyebrows during the election campaign by calling for the jailing of his opponent. Now he's wading into all sorts of justice …

Sexually active students must be reported to law enforcement or state officials, Ore. school district says

Teachers and staff in the Salem-Keizer school district — which includes more than 40,000 students — were recently told that if they learn or merely suspect a student is sexually active, they must report it to law enforcement or state officials.<p>According to Oregon law, anyone under 18 years old …

Judge Rules Trump Doesn't Have to Resume Obamacare Subsidies

SAN FRANCISCO — A U.S. judge ruled Wednesday that the government does not have to immediately resume paying "Obamacare" health care subsidies that President Donald Trump cut off.<p>Eighteen state attorneys general, led by California Democrat Xavier Becerra, argued the monthly payments are required …

Hurricane Irma: A Practically Impossible Storm

Hurricane Harvey, which killed 60 people and may end up costing $150 billion, parked over Houston and dumped four feet of rain. The water overwhelmed …

Rainfall

The Asteroid That Just Came Close to Earth Is So Huge It Has Its Own Moons

That's just all kinds of amazing.<p>Asteroid Florence flew by Earth last week, skimming at a distance of 7 million kilometres (4.4 million miles). It's …

Astronomy