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Michael Moore and Bill Maher warn Trump will 'win the 2020 election'

<i>Fahrenheit 11/9</i> director Michael Moore gave a warning to non-Trump supporters on <i>Real Time</i> Friday night. “You have to listen this time,” he pleaded to …

Donald Trump

Anquan Boldin: Wouldn't Be Wise for NFL Players to Give Donald Trump Pardon List

Former NFL wide receiver Anquan Boldin said Thursday that NFL players are doing the right thing by not recommending people to President Donald Trump to receive pardons.<p>According to Lindsay Gibbs of Think Progress, Boldin appeared at a Players Coalition forum on criminal justice reform in Prince …

Donald Trump

Dennis Rodman Breaks Down Weeping in Insane Interview About Kim Jong Un

The Worm is in Singapore, sporting a cryptocurrency T-shirt and a MAGA hat, and impressing at least one intel official with his North Korea …

Trump sees 'new future' for North Korea, but path unclear

SINGAPORE (AP) — President Donald Trump wrapped up his five-hour nuclear summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un with surprisingly warm words and hope for "a bright new future" for Kim's isolated and impoverished nation. Yet he immediately faced pointed questions at home about whether he got …

North Korea

Billions in U.S. solar projects shelved after Trump panel tariff

(Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s tariff on imported solar panels has led U.S. renewable energy companies to cancel or freeze investments of more than $2.5 billion in large installation projects, along with thousands of jobs, the developers told Reuters.<p>That's more than double the about $1 …

Solar Power

Exclusive: Trump invokes War of 1812 in testy call with Trudeau over tariffs

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had a testy phone call on May 25 over new tariffs imposed by the Trump administration targeting steel and aluminum imports coming from Canada, including one moment during the conversation in which Trump made an erroneous …

Donald Trump

Trump’s New ‘Work for Welfare’ Rules Protect Poor Whites at the Expense of Urban Blacks

Let’s talk about institutional racism, shall we?<p>For those who don’t know (and at this point, there’s really no reason not to), institutional racism …

Russia has figured out how to jam U.S. drones in Syria, officials say

WASHINGTON — The Russian military has been jamming some U.S. military drones operating in the skies over Syria, seriously affecting American military operations, according to four U.S. officials.<p>The Russians began jamming some smaller U.S. drones several weeks ago, the officials said, after a …

Military

Mexico Agrees to Pay for Trump’s Psychiatric Care

MEXICO CITY (The Borowitz Report)—Hoping to resolve the seemingly intractable conflict over immigration, Mexico surprised the world on Thursday by agreeing to pay for Donald J. Trump’s psychiatric care.<p>Speaking to reporters, the Mexican President, Enrique Peña Nieto, said that he had authorized …

From Thai Jail, Sex Coaches Say They Want to Trade U.S.-Russia Secrets for Safety

PATTAYA, Thailand — A pair of self-described sex instructors from Belarus have been stuck in a Thai detention center for weeks. They say that they have evidence demonstrating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential campaign in the United States, and that they have offered it to the F.B.I. in …

Russia

Normalizing Incest Is Already Happening: "If I had a daughter like Ivanka...."

A lot of vile things have been normalized under Trump: white supremacism, misogyny, and crass behavior, just to name a few.<p>Recently, several articles …

Trump Can’t Find A Lawyer And Tweeters Think It's Hilarious

Maybe Vincent LaGuardia Gambini or Bob Loblaw can help.<p>President Donald Trump is struggling to find lawyers to join his legal team.<p>John Dowd, lead attorney for the president in the Russia probe, resigned last week. Ted Olson, who served as solicitor general under President George W. Bush, …

An unheard-of problem: The President can't find a lawyer

<b>(CNN) —</b> Several top US law firms have left President Donald Trump with few places to turn for legal help in the Russia probe.<p>Five large law firms are passing on the opportunity to represent the President after a shakeup last week on his private defense team and as he anticipates giving possible …

Donald Trump

Marco Rubio outlined a terrifying 'hypothetical' scenario that could trigger a constitutional crisis in the US — and national security officials said part of it is already reality

During a hearing the Senate Intelligence Committee held on election security Wednesday, Sen. Marco Rubio described a "hypothetical" scenario that he says could call into question the legitimacy of a new president and potentially trigger a constitutional crisis.<p>"Let's assume for a moment that the …

Gowdy breaks from GOP committee, says Russia worked to undermine Clinton

A top Republican on the House Intelligence Committee distanced himself Tuesday from one of the panel's most explosive findings in its Russia investigation — that the FBI, CIA and NSA overplayed their hand when they declared Russia preferred a Donald Trump victory in the 2016 election.<p>Rep. Trey …

Donald Trump

Paul Manafort faces 305 years

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Paul Manafort could face the rest of his life -- and almost 300 years or more -- in prison, a federal judge said Tuesday.<p>"Given the nature of the charges against the defendant and the apparent weight of the evidence against him, defendant faces the very real possibility of …

Paul Manafort

Could Donald Trump refuse to leave office when his presidency is up?

The US leader’s latest praise for an authoritarian power grab is made scarier by not being an isolated incident.<p>He’s now president for life,” Donald …

The Curse of 666 Fifth Avenue, the Skyscraper That Could Sink the Kushners

In one of the most reckless deals ever, the family bought a loser. To save it, Jared commissioned a giant phallus—and toed the line with shady …

We finally know the purpose of the mysterious Seychelles meeting between Russians and Trump associates

<i>Sign up for the latest Russia investigation updates here.</i><p>Special counsel Robert Mueller has reportedly gathered enough evidence to conclude that the January 2017 meeting between an associate of President Donald Trump, a Russian banker, and a representative of the United Arab Emirates in the …

Donald Trump's alias and 7 other 'wow' moments from the Stormy Daniels lawsuit

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Late Tuesday night, porn star Stormy Daniels (aka Stephanie Clifford) sued President Donald Trump in California court -- alleging that he never actually signed a "hush agreement" over an alleged sexual relationship between the two, making the agreement null and void.<p>It's -- …

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Trump's Ambassador to Mexico Is Calling It Quits

The United States ambassador to Mexico said Thursday she will resign from her post in May, making her the latest in a long string of officials to …

Donald Trump

George W. Bush: Russia meddled in election

Former President George W. Bush on Thursday said that there is “clear evidence” of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.<p>Bush made the …

Omarosa Manigault Newman, Trump's apprentice on television and at the White House, resigns

WASHINGTON — Omarosa Manigault Newman, the Donald Trump apprentice who followed him from his reality television show to his presidential campaign and then the White House, was terminated from her job Tuesday and escorted from the White House complex.<p>Press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said …

Stephen Colbert on Trump dementia claims: 'There are some troubling signs'

“We’ve all accepted that a little bit of crazy was part of the deal with the Trump presidency,” Stephen Colbert began his monologue on <i>The Late Show</i> …

Senate Republicans Pass Tax Bill, Hollywood Freaks Out: 'Goodbye America'

“Something is very wrong here” Daniel Dae Kim says<p>Many in Hollywood fumed Friday night after the Republican-controlled Senate voted along almost …

Trump Blasts LaVar Ball: ‘I Should Have Left Them in Jail!’

A day after LaVar Ball, the outspoken father of the basketball players LiAngelo and Lonzo Ball, played down President Trump’s involvement in getting LiAngelo safely out of China without any criminal charges, the president fired back on Twitter.<p>Later in the day, Trump doubled down on his claim that …

A Texas Republican Brought This Chart To An Important Hearing And Everyone Is Very Confused

It is...something else.<p>Several hours into Attorney General Jeff Sessions' testimony on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, Rep. Louie Gohmert, a Texas Republican, had a staff member display a giant sign behind him, detailing alleged connections between the Obama Justice Department and Russian interests — as …

The Secret Correspondence Between Donald Trump Jr. and WikiLeaks

The transparency organization asked the president’s son for his cooperation—in sharing its work, in contesting the results of the election, and in arranging for Julian Assange to be Australia’s ambassador to the United States.<p><i>This story was updated on November 13 at 10:28 pm</i><p>Just before the stroke …

Wole Soyinka is worried about the threat of fake news but thinks technology will still help us

Johannesburg<p>Wole Soyinka does not tweet or Facebook, and yet still finds quotes and posts attributed to him all over the internet. The chaos the internet has brought is both a source of creative expression and political oppression, he says.<p>At 83, Africa’s first Nobel laureate for literature, has …

Fake News

Manafort has 3 passports, traveled to China with phone registered under fake name

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> How rich are Paul Manafort and Rick Gates, and where did they travel?<p>That question lingered over the pair's court hearing on Monday after both faced the first indictments from Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 …

Rick Gates