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Trump can't be trusted to protect America. What will it take for Republicans to impeach?

Republicans protested Donald Trump’s treasonous Helsinki performance but was it false outrage? Don't believe the words unless they follow up with action.<p>Republicans in Congress have mastered the art of pretending to be outraged with President Donald Trump without actually doing anything …

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Obama Speaks Up In South Africa

<b>Updated at 12:05 p.m. ET.</b><p>Former President Barack Obama celebrated Nelson Mandela's life and legacy in South Africa on Tuesday with a speech that focused not only on the freedom Mandela came to symbolize, but the long walk it took to get there.<p>"We have to follow Madiba's example of persistence and …

South Africa

Top Putin critic: Putin 'using everything he's got' to get to me

<b>(CNN) —</b> A leading critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, American financial manager Bill Browder, said Putin is "using everything he's got" in the wake of his summit and news conference in Finland with Trump, in which Putin mentioned Browder by name and expressed a desire to interrogate …

Russia

WATCH: Ocasio-Cortez Attacks Israel Then Admits She Has No Idea What She's Talking About

New York socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez attacked Israel in a recent interview on PBS's "Firing Line," calling them the occupiers of Palestine and …

Israel

Trump: summit with Putin off to a 'very, very good start'

HELSINKI (AP) — President Donald Trump and Russia's Vladimir Putin opened their long-awaited summit Monday with a wink and slouch, respectively, then talked one on one behind closed doors for two-plus hours before the American leader declared their meeting was off to a "very, very good start for …

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David Rothkopf, CEO and Editor of Foreign Policy Magazine Dares Call It Treason.

David Rothkopf, CEO and Editor of <i>Foreign Policy Magazine</i>, takes the gloves off and puts a good old fashioned beat-down on the GOP in this powerful …

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Report: Princes Charles and William Refused To Meet with Trump

Two top members of Britain's royal family refused to meet with President Donald Trump when Trump and first lady Melania Trump met with Queen …

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Putin must wonder what else America knows about Russia

When Russian President Vladimir Putin sits down at the table in Helsinki on Monday, he will surely have in the back of his mind some intelligence worries that have nothing to do with the U.S. president seated across from him.<p>Putin’s elite spy world has been penetrated by U.S. intelligence. That’s …

Donald Trump

Trump Says European Union Is America’s Biggest ‘Foe’

President Trump called the European Union a “foe” of the United States in an interview which aired Sunday, just one day before his controversial — …

European Union

UK’s Theresa May: Trump told me to ‘sue the EU’ over Brexit

LONDON — Donald Trump has advised British Prime Minister Theresa May to “sue” the European Union to resolve the tense negotiations over Britain’s …

Great Britain

Mueller Prepping Indictments For Trump Campaign Officials According to Former Watergate Prosecutor

Nick Akerman, former U.S. Attorney who prosecuted the Watergate case, dropped a bombshell while speaking with Joy Reid on Saturday’s show. He said …

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Thousands of engineers put Apple self-driving car in high gear

Apple stays quiet about it, but the company is clearly developing a self-driving car. And this week the world was given a glimpse inside this project, showing that it’s much larger than many had previously thought.<p>The FBI arrested a former employee on Apple’s autonomous car design team for …

Autonomous Cars

Is Donald Trump Ushering In a New World War?

Perhaps the most vivid description of President Trump’s histrionic performance at the NATO summit earlier this week in Brussels came from a …

Geopolitics

Trump calls Strzok 'a disgrace to our country,' says investigation 'hurts our relationship with Russia'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> On the verge of his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, US President Donald Trump railed against the Russia investigation and embattled FBI agent Peter Strzok, calling the agent "a disgrace to our country" and saying the probe "hurts our relationship with Russia."<p>Asked …

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Former Fox News reporter warns that Trump team is ‘still colluding’ with the Russians

Carl Cameron: Trump "is enabling the biggest cyberattack in U.S. history."<p>Former Fox News Channel chief political correspondent Carl Cameron has a …

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GOP senator: Trump’s policies doing 'permanent damage'

Sen. Ron JohnsonRonald (Ron) Harold JohnsonGOP senators introduce resolution endorsing ICE GOP senator: Trump admin's handling of migrant family …

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Adam Schiff: Putin is ringmaster of conspiracy

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, discusses President Trump's impending meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin after the Justice Department indicted 12 Russian military intelligence agents.

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Europe’s Dependence on the U.S. Was All Part of the Plan

Postwar U.S. statesmen designed our world order as it is for a reason. They had lived through what happened without it.<p>As feared, the president of the United States arrived at last week’s NATO summit in a mood of preposterous spleen, profound contempt and shocking rudeness. He insisted on sharing …

Geopolitics

For Mueller, pushing to finish parts of Russia probe, question of American involvement remains

In a 29-page indictment Friday, special counsel Robert S. Mueller III blamed specific officers in the Russian government for the 2016 hacking of Democrats, answering one of his investigation’s central questions while highlighting another he must still explain: Were any Americans involved in the …

Donald Trump

FEC: Elon Musk contributed thousands to conservative PAC

Tesla founder Elon Musk — who gave money to Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign — donated nearly $40,000 this year to a conservative political …

Government

Russian Agency at Center of U.S. Hacking Indictment Has Long Operated in the Shadows

The military intelligence agency, known as GRU, employs tactics ranging from military operations to information warfare, experts say<p>MOSCOW—Since the breakup of the Soviet Union, Russia’s military intelligence agency has been blamed for what Western experts say are some of the Kremlin’s most …

Russia

Video appears to show Cameroonian soldiers executing women and children, Amnesty says

Grainy video circulating on social media this week shows two women — one with a baby on her back and another holding hands with a young child — walking across a dirt patch. Armed men walk behind them, and one yells in French “You are B.H., you are going to die.”<p>The men blindfold them and force them …

Africa

If Elon Musk Cares About Climate Change, Why Is He Donating to a Republican PAC?

Musk should explain how his thoughts on climate change coexist with his financial support of the Republican Party.<p>Elon Musk, SpaceX, and Tesla have a long history of donating to both Republican and Democratic politicians and PACs. But the news that Musk recently donated $38,900 to Protect the …

Hillary Clinton

‘Many More’ Indictments To Come, And Next Time It Will Be Americans, Says Former CIA Director Michael Hayden

Hayden said Mueller's latest indictments may be against Russian officials, but it points towards a widening circle of individuals involved.<p>A few …

Donald Trump

When is it OK to quit church? Here are five reasons to leave

Americans change churches like home owners change air filters – throw a little dirt or time in a certain direction and it’s time for a change.<p>According to Pew Research, there are four primary reasons why people change churches:<p>· Sermon quality<p>· Welcoming environment/people<p>· Style of worship<p>· …

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Never Trumpers Will Want to Read This History Lesson

In the 1850s, disaffected Democrats made the wrenching choice to leave their party to save American democracy. Here’s what happened.<p>“I was educated a Democrat from my boyhood,” a Republican delegate confided to his colleagues at Iowa’s constitutional convention in 1857. “Faithfully, I did adhere to …

Political Science

Donald Trump told Theresa May how to do Brexit 'but she wrecked it' - and says the US trade deal is off

DONALD Trump today accuses the PM of wrecking Brexit — and warns she may have killed off any chance of a vital US trade deal.<p>The US President …

Great Britain

WATCH: Pelosi says she wants to know what Russia has on Trump, ‘politically, financially and personally’

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she wants to know what leverage the Russians have over President Donald Trump, but …

Donald Trump

US accuses North Korea of illegally smuggling oil products

Washington claims Pyongyang violated restrictions and asks UN to halt all deliveries of oil products to North Korea.<p>United States has asked the United Nations Security Council to order an immediate halt to all deliveries of refined oil products to North Korea after finding that Pyongyang had …

North Korea

McCain chides Trump for calling Putin a ‘competitor,’ says he must hold Russian leader accountable

Sen. John McCain issued a stern warning Thursday to President Trump in advance of his summit with Vladi­mir Putin, saying that it would be “a serious indictment” of Trump’s leadership if he does not hold the Russian leader accountable on a range of actions.<p>McCain (R-Ariz.) issued a statement …

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