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Stormy Daniels: 'Little girl from Baton Rouge' posing big problem for Trump

A year after Donald Trump’s inauguration, the Wall Street Journal reported that his personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, had arranged a hush payment of $130,000 to a pornographic film actor named Stormy Daniels.<p>At the time, the significance of the Daniels payment was hard to judge.<p>But ever since, …

Baton Rouge

Christine Blasey Ford details allegation that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her in first on-the-record interview to The Washington Post

Sep 16, 2018 5:41 PM EDT<p>By —<p>PBS NewsHour PBS NewsHour<p>0comments<p>Transcript Audio<p>Christine Blasey Ford, a professor at Palo Alto University in …

Brett Kavanaugh

The State Department's silence on racism is deafening

<b>(CNN) —</b> The way in which America -- for years a self-proclaimed role model for human rights -- projects its values to the rest of the world has real, tangible effects on the global stage. In the age of Donald Trump, the US State Department has turned its back on the fight against racism and …

Human Rights

Here's why Manafort 'flipped' on Trump

After all, by pleading guilty and offering full cooperation, Manafort’s burned the Trump bridge. Recall that the last time Trump publicly praised …

Paul Manafort

Why Manafort’s plea deal should scare Trump, in 5 words

It’s a bad day to be Trump.<p>We just heard what may be the five most frightening words for President Trump yet: “He’s agreed to fully cooperate.”<p>That’s what Kevin Downing, the lead lawyer for Trump’s former campaign chair Paul Manafort, told reporters outside a Washington courthouse on Friday when he …

Donald Trump

A Sexual-Misconduct Allegation Against the Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh Stirs Tension Among Democrats in Congress

On Thursday, Senate Democrats disclosed that they had referred a complaint regarding President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, to the F.B.I. for investigation. The complaint came from a woman who accused Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct when they were both in high school, more …

Brett Kavanaugh

Dallas police shooting: Search for marijuana in victim’s home was attempt to ‘smear’ him, attorneys say

The family of Botham Shem Jean, the unarmed black man who authorities say was fatally shot by a Dallas police officer inside his own apartment, spent Thursday celebrating his life. Hundreds of people filed into the Greenville Avenue Church of Christ in Richardson, Tex., to pay their respects at …

Police Shootings

Woodward Warns: I'll Release Tapes

Talk of Bob Woodward's new tome, just like all the recently released political books, came and went quickly.<p>President Trump has deemed "Fear: Trump …

U.S. Secretary of Defense

Bourbon Peach Cobbler

• Level: Easy<br>• Total: 1 hr 5 min<p>Prep: 20 min<br>• Cook: 45 min<p>Yield: 6 to 8 servings<p>8 peaches, peeled and sliced, about 6 to 8 cups<p>1/4 cup bourbon<p>3/4 cup …

Recipes

Chocolate Chip Fluffernutter Blondies Recipe

"Amazing blondie-cookie bar that tastes like a cross between a fluffernutter sandwich and a peanut butter blossom cookie! Hershey's® chocolate makes …

Recipes

Trump gives himself a grade of 'A+'

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump: I hope voters pay attention to Dem tactics amid Kavanaugh fight South Korea leader: North Korea agrees to take …

Donald Trump

Steven Tyler really wants Trump to stop bumping ‘Livin’ on the Edge’ at rallies

For the third time in as many years, singer Steven Tyler sent President Donald Trump a cease-and-desist letter over the Aerosmith songs played at …

Donald Trump

Report: Betsy DeVos considers using federal funds to arm teachers

The Education Department is considering a $1 billion student support program that, unlike a previous measure approved by Congress, does not …

Education

Republicans Are Talking About Impeachment Way More Than Democrats

“Legal blows fuel impeachment fears” declared Politico in a headline on Tuesday, after news broke that former Trump attorney Michael Cohen had …

Donald Trump

The Daily 202: Melania Trump declares her independence, again, with solo Africa trip

Donald Trump

What It's Like to Drive Ford's New Mustang Bullitt

The lane of oncoming traffic ahead of me is clear, so I use one hand to spin the wheel to the left and point the hood of the car up Pescadero Creek …

Melania Trump praises leBron James following President's insult

Washington, Aug 5 (IANS) US First lady Melania Trump praised NBA superstar leBron James for his charity work, a day after her husband, President …

Zucchini and Ricotta Casserole Recipe

"Thanks to the magic of mint, the goodness of garlic, and a generous topping of baked ricotta, this zucchini side dish will soon become a family …

Israel adopts divisive Jewish nation-state law

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel passed a “nation-state” law on Thursday declaring that only Jews have the right of self-determination in the country, stirring anger from members of the Arab minority who said it was racist and drawing an expression of concern from the EU.<p>The bill, backed by the …

Israel

Wilbur Ross Admits He Kept Stock In (Another) Company He Previously Claimed He Divested

Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross arrived in Washington, D.C., in February 2017 as one of President Trump’s richest advisors. After years of piling up assets, the private equity mogul assured ethics officials and members of Congress that he would divest nearly everything. And on November 1, 2017, …

New study shows that constant police violence takes massive toll on black Americans’ mental health

Naturally, this is not something that troubles the mental well-being of white people.<p>If you doubt there’s a difference between being black and white …

Warren Smacks Trump Back Over DNA Test

Says president is ‘too incompetent’ to reunite migrant families in time to meet court order<p>Sen. Elizabeth Warren ripped President Donald Trump on …

Make Garlic Honey Lime Shrimp for Dinner in 15 Minutes — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

How to live longer: One tablespoon of olive oil a day is all you need to slash stroke and cancer risk, reveal experts

Eating one tablespoon of olive oil a day could help you live longer, according to experts.<p>Olive oil, a key component of the health-giving …

WikiLeaks publishes identities and information about ICE employees amid intensifying anger

By Meagan Flynn<p>Meagan Flynn<p>Morning Mix reporter<p>Email Bio Follow<p>WikiLeaks on Thursday published a database identifying more than 9,000 supposed current and former U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement employees, saying it is important for “increasing accountability.”<p>The database contains the …

Employment

Secret Service notified after Peter Fonda's obscene tweet about Barron Trump

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The United States Secret Service has been alerted in response to a tweet by actor Peter Fonda, who said Barron Trump -- President Donald Trump's youngest son -- should be separated from his mother and put "in a cage with pedophiles."<p>"We should rip Barron Trump from his mother's …

Secret Service

The best ‘Black Panther’ memes on the internet

The year is only halfway over, but I think we can easily say that <i>Black Panther</i> was one of the best films of 2018. It changed the game for superhero …

Black man records Florida cop calling him a 'piece of sh*t n*gger' in pizza dispute

A Florida police officer resigned hours after the revelation of video showing him use a racial slur against a black man.<p>Officer Michael Naples, a …

Morning Joe Fires Back At De Niro For ‘F*ck Trump’ Comments

3:38 PM 06/11/2018<p>MSNBC host Joe Scarborough expressed his disappointment with Robert De Niro on Monday after the actor said, “F*ck Trump,” during …

Prominent Southern Baptist leader removed as seminary president following controversial remarks about abused women

By Bobby Ross Jr. ,<p>Sarah Pulliam Bailey and<p>Sarah Pulliam Bailey<p>Reporter covering religion<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Michelle Boorstein<p>Michelle Boorstein<p>Religion reporter<p>Email Bio Follow<p>FORT WORTH — Prominent Southern Baptist leader Paige Patterson has been removed from his job as president of Southwestern …

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