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Cambridge Analytica Bosses: We Secretly Made Ads for Trump and We’ll Never Be Caught

Alexander Nix, the CEO of Cambridge Analytica, claimed they used proxies in the U.S. to influence the 2016 election.<p>LONDON—British political …

Donald Trump

Trump: ‘I Would Like to’ Testify Before Mueller

President Trump, when asked Thursday if he would testify before Special Counsel Robert Mueller in the Russia probe, responded, “Yes. I would like …

Donald Trump

Republicans seek alternative to ‘Nazi’ candidate after he secures nomination

Republicans, looking to mitigate the embarrassment of a neo-Nazi grabbing the party’s nomination in an Illinois congressional race, are considering an independent or write-in campaign for an alternative candidate.<p>“Arthur Jones is not a real Republican — he is a Nazi whose disgusting, bigoted views …


Neo-Nazi Arthur Jones becomes Republican nominee in Illinois

Jones is one of several US white supremacists to spark controversy by announcing their bid for public office this year.<p>A neo-Nazi and Holocaust denier garnered more than 20,000 votes and won the Republican primary in the third district of Illinois on Tuesday night after running uncontested.<p>Arthur …

Rights & Freedoms

Ben Carson Thinks Hell Will Break Loose If Homeless Trans People Have Basic Rights

Another day, another bad story about Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson, a man who just wants to have a nice table..... and deprive …


Cambridge Analytica Boasted of Disappearing Emails in Campaigns

Senior executives of Cambridge Analytica, the U.K. company accused of harvesting Facebook Inc. user profiles in its work for Donald Trump’s U.S. …

Donald Trump

Summer Zervos's Lawsuit Against Trump Can Go Forward, Judge Rules

A New York judged ruled that Trump isn't immune to civil lawsuits in state court as a sitting president.<p>When former <i>Apprentice</i> contestant Summer Zervos came forward during the 2016 presidential campaign accusing Donald Trump of sexual assault, the candidate responded by calling Zervos (and the many …

Donald Trump

Trump breaks ranks to congratulate Putin on landslide election victory

Other western leaders had stopped short of endorsing Russian poll Trump says pair likely to meet in ‘not too distant future’ after call<p>Donald Trump has called to congratulate Vladimir Putin on his landslide victory in Sunday’s elections, breaking a taboo among western leaders in appearing to …

Donald Trump

Judge won't dismiss 'Apprentice' contestant suit vs. Trump

NEW YORK (AP) — A defamation lawsuit brought by a former contestant on "The Apprentice" who accused President Donald Trump of unwanted sexual contact can move forward while he is in office, a judge ruled Tuesday.<p>Judge Jennifer Schecter wrote that "no one is above the law" in siding with Summer …

Donald Trump

Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica crisis keeps growing

The FTC is investigating. Congress wants to know what happened. And Facebook’s stock is plummeting.<p>It’s been a rough few days for Facebook.<p>The Menlo Park, California-based company is under siege from lawmakers, regulators, users, shareholders, and even its own employees amid revelations that …

Mark Zuckerberg

No one can pretend Facebook is just harmless fun any more

From its stance on extremist content, to its vast caches of user data, Facebook is a corporation whose power must, finally, be reined in<p>The revelation that Cambridge Analytica exploited the data of 50 million Facebook profiles to target American voters is indeed frightening. But Cambridge Analytica …


Trump’s personal aide lost White House position over gambling habit

WASHINGTON —<p>President Donald Trump's personal assistant, John McEntee, lost his White House job this week because an investigation found he was a …

Donald Trump

Read former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe's full statement after firing

Former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe released a statement following his firing by Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday, which occurred two days before he was to retire and become eligible for full pension benefits.<p>The full statement is below:<p>I have been an FBI Special Agent for over 21 …

Donald Trump

On Russia, There Are Two Trumps

His team is going hard after Moscow. The president is not.<p>When it comes to Russia, there is the Trump administration — and there is the president.<p>The Trump administration denounces Russia for using nerve agent on British soil. President Donald Trump says nothing for days, then calls it “a very sad …

Donald Trump

Mueller subpoenas Trump Org. in Russia probe

Special counsel Robert Mueller has subpoenaed the Trump Organization for documents, including some related to Russia. CNN's Pamela Brown reports.

Donald Trump

“Mueller Has Laid the Groundwork”: Why His Next Targets Could Include Roger Stone

The special counsel is expected to indict the Russians who hacked the D.N.C., and the Americans who may have aided them. But some see the poisoning of a former Russian spy in Britain as a chilling message to witnesses and possible cooperators.<p>Congressman <b>Joaquin Castro</b> was frustrated and angry. The …

Donald Trump

Fact check: Trump lied about US-Canada trade relationship

At a donor dinner, President Trump boasted that he once challenged Justin Trudeau on trade — without knowing the facts himself. CNBC's John Harwood …

Justin Trudeau

Mueller subpoenas Trump Organization for Russia documents

The New York Times' Michael Schmidt and Maggie Haberman reported that Special Counsel Bob Mueller is demanding documents related to Russia from the …

Donald Trump

Mueller Subpoenas Trump Organization, Demanding Documents About Russia

WASHINGTON — The special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, has subpoenaed the Trump Organization in recent weeks to turn over documents, including some related to Russia, according to two people briefed on the matter. The order is the first known instance of the special counsel demanding records …

Donald Trump

Did Robert Mueller just cross Donald Trump's red line on Russia?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Special counsel Robert Mueller has subpoenaed the Trump Organization for business documents -- some of which are related to Russia, according to The New York Times -- a move that represents the latest evidence that the probe seems to have widened to include far more than simply Russia's …

Donald Trump

What Mueller's subpoena of Trump Org might mean

CNN's Evan Perez reports.

Donald Trump

Donald Trump’s cabinet accused of living large at taxpayers’ expense

During a cabinet meeting at the White House last October, President Donald Trump extolled the virtues of the men and women surrounding him at the …

Donald Trump

Irish Taoiseach reveals he intervened over wind farm after call from Donald Trump

Leo Varadkar, the Irish Taoiseach, has revealed he intervened at the request of Donald Trump over a controversial wind farm planned near the businessman's golf course in Ireland.<p>A phone call was made by Mr Trump to Mr Varadkar several years ago when the future US leader was a private citizen, and …

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Republican lawmakers support forced labor for imprisoned immigrants

18 Republican lawmakers have sent a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the acting director for Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the …


Trump wildlife protection board stuffed with trophy hunters

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new U.S. advisory board created to help rewrite federal rules for importing the heads and hides of African elephants, lions and rhinos is stacked with trophy hunters, including some members with direct ties to President Donald Trump and his family.<p>A review by The Associated …


Vance: Mueller ‘can absolutely’ get Trump tax documents on their own

Former U.S. Attorney Joyce Vance discusses the significance of Special Counsel Mueller's subpoena.

Donald Trump

Conceding to N.R.A., Trump Abandons Brief Gun Control Promise

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Monday abandoned his promise to work for gun control measures opposed by the National Rifle Association, bowing to the gun group and embracing its agenda of armed teachers and incremental improvements to the background check system.<p>After the Florida high school …


Kentucky's 'child bride' bill stalls as groups fight to let 13-year-olds wed

FRANKFORT, Ky. — A bill to make 18 the legal age for marriage in Kentucky has stalled in a Senate committee amid concerns about the rights of parents to allow children to wed at a younger age, according to several lawmakers.<p>Known as the "child bride" bill, Senate Bill 48 was pulled off the agenda …

Senate Judiciary Committee

Qatar Refused to Invest in Kushner’s Firm. Then, He Backed a Blockade of Qatar.

Jared Kushner’s father met with Qatar’s minister of finance last April, to solicit an investment in the family’s distressed asset at 666 Fifth …

Jared Kushner

School forced to cancel classes as nearby church holds AR-15 worship ceremony

Gun fans forced an elementary school to close as they renewed their wedding vows bearing AR-15 assault rifles while wearing crowns made out of …