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Giant Horror Plant That Causes 3rd Degree Burns Has Spread to Yet Another US State

DO NOT TOUCH.<p>If Hollywood wanted to make a movie about a horrifying plant invasion, giant hogweeds would make a great candidate for the lead role - …

Virginia Tech

Is Trump Heading Back to ‘Fire and Fury’ With Kim?

The forecast is for calm, more calm, and then the storm of the century. You may want a bomb shelter after all.<p>On Sunday, President Donald Trump took …

North Korea

You'll never guess what Kim Jong Un -- just sent us, as a Thank you Note

North Korea

Trump’s Justice Department finally did something so lawless that even GOP leaders are recoiling

Can Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III make a legal argument so stupid that even Mitch McConnell won't embrace it?<p>Last Friday, one day after the …

Republicans

Longtime Trump fixer Michael Cohen reportedly expects to be arrested any day

The legal bulldog apparently expects to land behind bars.<p>Michael Cohen, President Trump’s longtime personal fixer and attorney, expects to be …

Michael Cohen

U.S. says North Korea talks are moving quickly; Trump plans to leave early

SINGAPORE — President Donald Trump plans to depart early from his unprecedented summit with Kim Jong Un, the White House said Monday, declaring that …

North Korea

There’s actually lots of evidence of Trump-Russia collusion

The untenability of the “no collusion” talking point.<p>“In all of this, in any of this, there’s been no evidence that there’s been any collusion between the Trump campaign and President Trump and Russia,” House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday at his weekly press conference. “Let’s just make that …

Donald Trump

Trump Confesses Illegal Motive, Blows Up Legal Basis for His Trade War

President Trump has been waging a trade war on a variety of American allies. His tool, ironically enough, is a 1962 law giving the president …

National Security

The Story Comes First: Where to Start with Story Structure

I’m a discovery writer: my preferred method of storytelling involves as little outlining as possible. I usually like to start with a group of …

Writing

Donald Trump's G7 temper tantrum

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump's views on foreign policy -- and, really, everything -- are surprisingly simple: He likes people who are nice to him and do things he wants and he doesn't like people who aren't nice to him and don't do things he wants.<p>So, his views on any given issue or foreign …

Donald Trump

President Trump Still Way Too Lazy to Do His Job

Donald Trump possessed less relevant experience and subject expertise for the job of president than any person ever elected to the job. Those …

Donald Trump

Mystery of Easter Island finally solved? - CNN iReport

The key to the riddle of Easter Island was hidden in plain sight, but was not seen for long time. While we were all fixing our attention on giant statues – Moai -we forgot to pay enough attention to stone platforms they were standing on. And those platforms were the key to the riddle.<p>Polynesian …

South America

Of Course Trump Doesn't Know the Words to 'God Bless America'

Another day another weird display of faux patriotism from the president.<p>Donald Trump is a man who says he cares a lot about the national anthem, the flag, and other normie displays of patriotism. But Trump is also a well-established buffoon and liar—he's playing the role of president just like he …

Donald Trump

Law professors torch Trump legal memo

A recently published letter from President Donald Trump's attorneys claiming that the president could not have obstructed the federal investigation into ties between his campaign and Russia is deeply flawed, 14 prominent law professors and legal scholars said Monday in a pointed rebuttal sent to …

Donald Trump

The U.S. Government Has Spent More Than 4 Times the Cost of Mueller's Investigation to Let Trump Play Golf

Robert Mueller's special counsel investigation has cost an estimated $16.7 million its first year. Trump's golf outings have cost $67 million.The …

Donald Trump

Roseanne Could Be a Turning Point for Conservative Women

Women had a lot of reasons to vote for Trump, starting with Hillary Clinton. She’s not running now, and his flaws—and those of many of his …

Hillary Clinton

The shocking truth about the Hurricane Maria death toll is our Trump nightmare made real

An unfit president contributes to an unprecedented catastrophe.<p>Rallying Tuesday night in Tennessee, President Trump displayed the genuinely skillful demagoguery that won him the GOP nomination by leading his audience in a call-and-response routine centered on calling MS-13 members “animals” and …

Donald Trump

Trump Probe Began With Russian Messages Intercepted By NSA

As Trump and his minions poured out mesmerizing disinformation last weekend about the origins of the Russia probe, a bracing slap of reality was …

Surveillance

We Just Got a Huge Step Closer to Finding The Mysterious Origins of The Inca Civilisation

When myths and genetics combine.<p>As the largest pre-Hispanic civilisation in the Americas, the Incas have fascinated historians for years, just as the …

Anthropology

‘IT’S NOT AREA 51’: Real US ‘secret base for hiding UFOs’ is REVEALED

Man claims to reveal REAL UFO secret base<p>But, Jan Harzan, executive director of the Mutual UFO Network (MUFON), says UFOs HAVE been recovered and ARE …

Paranormal

Trump loses it after "spy" briefing flops with both parties

From Share Blue<p>- Advertisement -<p><i>Trump's latest attempt to sink the Russia investigation completely collapsed, even with his own party -- and he's</i> …

Donald Trump

Trump Is Right: Someone Is Out to Get Him

All those stories that make the president look bad have a source.<p>President Donald Trump, “who has never been convinced that his aides have his best interests at heart, has felt increasingly aggrieved” in recent months. We have that word from two reporters for the New York Times, Maggie Haberman and …

Donald Trump

Here are 10 Incredibly fake facts Trump supporters believe are true

Americans, divided and polarized as they are, live in two distinct worlds. In one world, the earth is not flat, climate change is real and Bill and …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump Will Quit Before The End Of His First Term As President, Michael Avenatti Hints

The lawyer for Stormy Daniels has become one of Trump's foremost critics.<p>Donald Trump will quit before he is able to serve a full term as president, …

Donald Trump

Week 53: Trump Goes Spy Hunting and Gets Skunked

Even some of his staunchest supporters couldn’t manage to applaud his performance.<p>Master table-turner Donald Trump is at it again, spinning the latest damning news from the Russia investigation and flinging it back at his critics to make him look like a victim, not a perp.<p>This week’s twirl of the …

Donald Trump

Don't miss what Donald Trump is doing with his 'spy' allegations

<b>(CNN) —</b> Over the last 72 hours, the President of the United States has leaned into a conspiracy theory that goes like this: During the 2016 presidential race, President Barack Obama -- via the FBI -- placed a "spy" within Trump's campaign for purely political reasons.<p>Trump made that charge plain in …

Donald Trump

This video connects every single dot between Trump and Russia -- and the picture it paints is damning

President Donald Trump regularly says that there was no justification for appointing a special counsel to investigate his campaign’s ties with …

Donald Trump

Trump told confidant he wanted to brand FBI informant a 'spy' because he thought it would resonate with media, public: report

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump tweets condolences after US soldier killed in Somalia Trump floats scrapping all tariffs, barriers at G-7 …

Donald Trump

Rosenstein is Playing Trump Because He Knows How This Will End: Tuesday's Good News

Did you notice trump has been completely losing his mind, freaking out over twitter, and just generally panicking? I am guessing you did.<p>It’s been …

Donald Trump