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Trump says one-on-one Putin meeting was a 'very good start.' A very good start on what?

Russian President Vladimir Putin kept Donald Trump waiting for 45 minutes, but there were apparently no hard feelings: the two men then met one on …

Donald Trump

‘We Agree.’ Russia Chimes In After Trump Blames the U.S. for The Countries' Bad Relationship

As President Donald Trump prepared to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin Monday, Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a tweet it agrees …

Donald Trump

Go deeper: The nuclear arms deals in focus for Trump-Putin

When I asked President Trump on Friday what were the three or four things he wanted to achieve from his meeting with Putin, his answers contained no …

analysisdlda

Trump: It seems like everyone wants me to run for reelection

President TrumpDonald John TrumpReporters defend CNN's Acosta after White House says he 'disrespected' Trump with question Security costs of Trump …

Elections

The Risk to the World: Massive Nuclear Proliferation

America leaving NATO would force European countries that currently lack nuclear arms to rush to acquire them, all in order to deter the Russians …

Geopolitics

Fintan O'Toole Warns We Are in a Trial Run for Fascism - Wolffe Confirms It. Kevin Drum Worries.

A June 26, 2018 commentary by Fintan O’Toole surfaced in my news feed yesterday.<p>O’Toole gives us a context that too many overlook, dismissing Donald …

Donald Trump

Russian bots, trolls test waters ahead of US midterms

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — The sponsors of the Russian "troll factory" that meddled in the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign have launched a new American website ahead of the U.S. midterm election in November. A Russian oligarch has links to Maryland's election services. Russian bots and trolls …

Russia

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 …

Donald Trump

GOP Volunteers Kicked Out Of Uber As Driver Says ‘Welcome To The Resistance’

9:42 PM 07/15/2018<p>Six Republican campaign volunteers say they were kicked out of an Uber on Saturday as their driver told them “welcome to the …

Donald Trump

'I'm here. I’m here.' Father reunited with son amid tears, relief and fear of what's next

Hermelindo Che Coc learned his son was coming home and immediately began to prepare for his arrival.<p>Nearly two months had passed since he’d seen his 6-year-old boy after they were separated at the border while traveling from Guatemala to seek asylum.<p>On Saturday, the father mopped floors and washed …

Immigration

Storyboards Help Visualize UX Ideas

<b>Summary:</b> Visual representations of UX stories capture attention, provide clarity, and inspire us to take action.<br>Storytelling plays a large role in …

UX Design

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 …

Donald Trump

Trump resists Mueller interview, leaving difficult decision on subpoena before fall elections

After months of negotiations failed to secure an interview with President Trump, special counsel Robert S. Mueller III warned the president’s lawyers during a contentious meeting this spring that he could use a grand jury subpoena if necessary to compel his testimony.<p>That prompted a furious …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump 2016 Campaign Drastically Changed Strategy After Russians Hacked Clinton Campaign Analytics

The 2016 Donald Trump campaign made sudden changes to its advertising plan shortly after Russian hackers stole data analytics for the Hillary Clinton …

Donald Trump

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

Largest newspaper in Finland hits Trump, Putin over press freedom with billboards ahead of summit

The largest newspaper in Finland is trolling President TrumpDonald John TrumpReporters defend CNN's Acosta after White House says he 'disrespected' …

Freedom of the Press

Trump Says He Sees The European Union As A 'Foe' Of U.S.

President Trump has said he has "low expectations" ahead of a summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin, and added that he sees the European Union as a "foe" of the U.S.<p>He made the comments in an interview with CBS that aired on <i>Face the Nation</i>, during a visit to Europe that has tested relations with some …

Donald Trump

‘I hadn’t thought’ of asking Putin to extradite indicted Russian agents, Trump says

HELSINKI — President Trump said in an interview airing Sunday that he hadn’t thought of pressing Russian President Vladimir Putin on extraditing the dozen Russian officials charged with hacking Democratic emails, instead blaming the Democrats’ “bad defenses” for getting hacked during the 2016 …

Donald Trump

Trump, Putin expected to talk nuclear arms race

President Trump seems of two minds on nuclear weapons. He muses about eliminating them but also has called for a U.S. buildup and bragged about his …

Russia

The Western alliance is in trouble

AMERICA did as much as any country to create post-war Europe. In the late 1940s and the 1950s it was midwife to the treaty that became the European …

Geopolitics

Russia Says Trump Requested Private Meeting with Putin

The Russian foreign ministry published the full transcript of foreign minister Sergey Lavrov’s interview with Larry King.<p>In the interview, which …

Russia

Elon Musk Unmasked as Top Donor to House Republican PAC

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has been revealed as a top donor to a Republican PAC aimed at keeping control of Congress. Filings published by …

Republicans

Trump Is Colluding with Russia Now

David Rothkopf: “This is an extraordinary moment. It is without equal not only in American history but in modern history. A hostile foreign power …

Russia

McConnell knew the Russians were helping Trump and that's why he held the SCOTUS seat open.

Remember how shocked we were when Mitch McConnell decided that President Obama’s SCOTUS nominee Merrick Garland wouldn’t get a vote in the Senate? It …

Mitch McConnell

A new proposed law would turn drone journalism into a swarm of lawsuits and make it easy to sue over news photography

It’s a crisp autumn day and the news director has asked for drone video of fall colors. You know just the place: a rise aside a subdivision that borders a state park whose oaks and sugar maples are a riot of colors. You take off and, with camera pointed forward, fly a conservative 80 feet above 13 …

Trespassing

Cleaning Toilets, Following Rules: A Migrant Child’s Days in Detention

Do not misbehave. Do not sit on the floor. Do not share your food. Do not use nicknames. Also, it is best not to cry. Doing so might hurt your case.<p>Lights out by 9 p.m. and lights on at dawn, after which make your bed according to the step-by-step instructions posted on the wall. Wash and mop the …

Immigration

Maryland elections company bought by Russian oligarch close to Putin

A company that provides key services for Maryland elections has been bought by a parent company with links to a Russian oligarch close to Vladimir Putin, state officials said on Friday after a briefing a day earlier from the FBI.<p>Maryland officials spoke hours after the US justice department …

U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security

Russia GRU "posing as Guccifer received request for stolen documents" from Congress. Paul Ryan?

*<b>Dec. 13, 2016</b> Paul Ryan spox, AshLee Strong <b>admits Paul Ryan used "stolen documents"</b> that Ryan got from Russians “<b>as a part of an act of Russian</b> …

Paul Ryan

A look at Chrome’s new tab design

Chrome's big UI revamp takes gets another version on nightly builds.<p>Chrome is getting a major redesign soon, and this week new changes have started …

Google

Judge tells US to pay costs of reuniting immigrant families

A U.S. judge in California on Friday ordered President Donald Trump’s administration to pay the costs of reuniting immigrant parents with children …

Immigration