Harmony Wu

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New York Republican Rep. Tom Reed Faces Angry Crowds, Deep In Trump Country

New York GOP Rep. Tom Reed probably knew what kind of day he was in for when he arrived at the Ashville senior center for his first town hall on Saturday. The crowd was so large the gathering had been moved outside to a slushy parking lot.<p>"First and foremost, we are going to repeal and replace the …

Connecticut Police Use Stun Guns More on Minorities

Connecticut police officers fired their stun guns at blacks and Hispanics at a higher rate than at whites in 2014, according to a new data analysis. …

Guns

‘I take care of beans, bullets, boots and blankets’: The arrested Oregon occupiers

Federal law enforcement officials arrested eight people on Tuesday and three more on Wednesday in connection with the armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in eastern Oregon. Another occupier, LaVoy Finicum, was killed in the process on Tuesday.<p>The arrests were made in two states …

Oregon

When Ted Cruz Wanted to Be Part of the Establishment

He climbed over colleagues in search of W’s favor, only to be rejected—setting him on his outsider’s course.<p>Five years ago, as Ted Cruz plotted his path to the U.S. Senate, the anti-establishment crusader sought a private audience with and the backing of one of the faces of the modern GOP …

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder Has No Plan to Remove Poison Pipes in Flint

A day after NBC News reported that none of the corroded lead pipes at the core of the Flint water crisis have been removed, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder admitted he has no immediate plans to replace them.<p>NBC News correspondent Stephanie Gosk repeatedly pressed the embattled governor Wednesday on how …

Top Ten: Best Desk Organizers

(Image credit: Anthropologie)<p>Oh that messy desk. It's sapping your creativity, messing up your workflow and just generally cramping your style. The …

Republican 2014 plan: Do nothing and hope voters forget about the shutdown

Former Republican Congressman Vin Weber sums up the Republican 2014 mindset:<p>“If you’re a Republican in Congress, you’ve learned that when we shut …