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Trump repeats Fox News talking points about Russia, Mueller

It’s no secret President Donald Trump really likes Fox News.<p>But a new clip put together by CNN shows that the president may like the news outlet a …

Donald Trump

Ex-federal Prosecutor Explains Why Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Has Only One Reason To Protect the President

Former US Attorney Mimi Rocah said there's only one reason Cohen might risk a lengthy prison term to protect his longtime boss.A former federal …

Donald Trump

The Supreme Court's Fire Mueller Trial Balloon

An upcoming case could show how the justices would react to the special counsel being dismissed.<p>An upcoming Supreme Court decision in a case most Americans have never heard of, and even lawyers will find obscure, could offer a clue about how the justices would react to President Trump firing …

Obama Administration

Taken from their parents: There is nothing right about this

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's hard to imagine a policy crueler than one reported by the New York Times on Saturday. A review of government data found, and federal officials confirmed, that about 700 migrant children had been taken away from their parents at the southern border since October. More than 100 were …

Immigration

The Hidden Bombshell in the McCabe Report

The news reports have all focused on the FBI’s second-in-command leaking information to the Wall Street Journal – or authorizing subordinates to do …

Donald Trump

Kellyanne Conway Says Melania Is 'Superior' First Lady ... to Michelle Obama

<b>Kellyanne Conway</b> says <b>Melania Trump</b> is a "superior" First Lady to <b>Michelle Obama</b> ... and the country is lucky to have her.<p>Yep, that's the word she used.<p>…

Donald Trump

The Supreme Court’s original sin in gerrymandering cases

Maybe they shouldn't trip over themselves to be nice to gerrymanderers?<p>Few matters capture the pathology of the Roberts Court more completely than …

U.S. Federal Courts

Ex-federal prosecutor explains why Michael Cohen has every reason to flip — and only one reason to protect Trump

A former federal prosecutor said it was too soon to tell whether Michael Cohen would turn against President Donald Trump in the ongoing probe of his …

Donald Trump

Trump and Michael Cohen don't see eye-to-eye on the biggest issue in his case

President Donald Trump and his longtime lawyer Michael Cohen don't see eye-to-eye on the biggest issue being debated in Cohen's case.<p>That issue is the appointment of a special master, an outside third party who would initially review the documents seized by the government during the FBI's raids of …

Donald Trump

Travel ban case is justices' first dive into Trump policy

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has so far had little to say about Donald Trump's time as president, even as the nation has moved from one Trump …

Immigration

Google will not save us from the coming deluge of deepfakes — and Melania Trump is just the start

Google is making it very easy for anyone to find “deepfake” pornographic videos of first lady Melania Trump or President Trump's daughter Ivanka.<p>Searching Google for “Melania deepfake” or “Ivanka deepfake” returns a long list of direct links to videos in which the faces of Melania and Ivanka Trump …

Donald Trump

What Happened to Alan Dershowitz?

In Alan Dershowitz’s telling, he’s stayed the same. It’s everyone else who’s changed.The retired Harvard law professor, whose decades-long career …

Donald Trump

Paul Ryan and the GOP Congress should scale back Medicare and Social Security this year

If Ryan and Republicans see big losses coming, they should go down fighting while they can and scale back entitlements like Medicare and Social Security.<p>In his recent biography of Ronald Reagan, historian H.W. Brands notes how Reagan the orator differed from the “flexible pragmatism” he …

Retirement

How Long Can Trump's Long Con Last?

Trump has exaggerated his wealth for years. In office, he's trying a similar scam.<p>In 1982, when Donald Trump was 36 years old, he began an annual ritual of lobbying Forbes magazine to include him on its list of the 400 wealthiest Americans. Forbes debuted the list that year, and Trump pursued his …

Donald Trump

Video shows the terrifying moment a window falls out during a packed Air India flight

This is the horrifying moment a flight attendant tries to fix a window panel which has fallen off during a packed flight - less than 24 hours after a woman died when she was sucked through a plane window.<p>The footage shows the aftermath of severe turbulence which had caused the frame to come loose …

Civil Aviation

You Know What This 10 Days Diet Plan Will Help You To Lose Weight In Easy Way

Have you ever thought of losing weight by following a diet regime for a couple of days and feel considerable results? So you should surely read the …

Nutrition

Pulitzer-winning reporter David Cay Johnston: “The evidence suggests Trump is a traitor”

Investigative reporter who has covered Trump for 30 years dares to imagine impeachment — and President Nancy Pelosi<p>The saga of President Donald Trump consists of several parallel and intersecting stories.<p>There is the structural dimension. Trump's victory over Hillary Clinton was not entirely …

Donald Trump

Anthony Bourdain’s Journey Deep Into the Heart of Trump Country: ‘I Was Utterly Disarmed’

The ‘Parts Unknown’ host discusses his upcoming West Virginia episode, why he won’t be filming in Russia and Turkey anymore, and how Trump is going …

Donald Trump

These 6 inescapable facts help explain the Republican Party’s current death spiral

No good news for the Grand Old Party<p>Last week the Harvard Institute of Politics released their Spring 2018 poll of young voters revealing the younger members of the Millennial Generation are enthusiastic about the midterm elections. It isn’t the first time millennials are keyed into an election — …

Youth Vote

Why didn't Packers get same scheduling break as Steelers?

Arguably the toughest two-game stretch on the Green Bay Packers’ schedule in 2018 ends October and starts November.<p>The Packers will go to Los Angeles to play the Rams in a 3:25 game on the West Coast on Oct. 28, before returning home and preparing for a Sunday night game in New England against the …

NFL

Joe Scarborough: It’s becoming clear that Trump won’t run in 2020

It has been nearly three years since Donald Trump descended his faux-gold escalator to announce an improbable run for president, and Republican …

Donald Trump

There are no rules for Sean Hannity at Fox News

Fox allowed Hannity to defeat Cohen on the network’s airwaves without disclosing that he had been Cohen’s client<p>“It seems that there’s no limit at all into the fishing expedition that [special counsel Robert] Mueller is now engaged in,” Sean Hannity claimed last Monday, after FBI investigators …

Donald Trump

The Top 10 Things For Adults to Do at Disney World

Going to Walt Disney World as an adult without kids can seem daunting. What is there to do besides see Mickey, ride Space Mountain, and eat …

Walt Disney Company

Hillary Clinton, not on ballot, is star of GOP midterm plan

NEW YORK (AP) — Almost 18 months have passed since Hillary Clinton lost the presidency. She holds no position of power in government. And she is not expected to run for office again.<p>Yet Clinton is starring in the Republican Party's 2018 midterm strategy.<p>With control of Congress up for grabs this …

Government

‘Nazi scum get out!’: Watch entire New York bar chant at Milo Yiannopoulos until he leaves

You can’t tell from Twitter, but rightwing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos is in New York today. He wanted to go out for a drink, and ended up picking …

Rights & Freedoms

With 153 words, Donald Trump just destroyed the American promise

With a single, 153-word sentence, Donald Trump has managed to transform the United States from a beacon of liberty into a fortress of hate and …

Immigration

Trump pal Roger Stone calls Barbara Bush a 'vindictive drunk,' loses GOP speaking gig

Roger Stone, a former adviser to President Trump, lost an invitation to speak at a Florida Republican group's annual dinner due to negative remarks he made about former first lady Barbara Bush.<p>The Okaloosa Republican Executive Committee "uninvited" Stone over comments he made to the right-wing …

Roger Stone

Texas 'revenge porn' law goes too far, court rules

A Texas appeals court last week struck down a state law that criminalized the sharing of sexually explicit photos and videos of an individual online without their consent, ruling the “revenge porn” measure a violation of the First Amendment.<p>The 12th Court of Appeals in Tyler — about 98 miles east …

Judiciary

Here's the TV Clip That Sparked President Trump's Latest Twitter Tirade About 'Sleepy Eyes' Chuck Todd

President Donald Trump launched has yet another Sunday morning Twitter tear – a familiar practice in the last few weeks – this one aimed at NBC News …

Donald Trump

Trump just got his first challenger in 2020 GOP primary — and he’s a very famous conservative

The 2018 midterm elections have yet to happen, but President Donald Trump got his first challenger for the 2020 Republican primary over the weekend. It’s someone who’s very popular among conservatives: bestselling author Brad Thor, who is known for his thriller novels.<p>What are the details?<p>Thor …

Republican Primaries