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It’s shameful what US Open did to Naomi Osaka

Naomi Osaka, 20 years old, just became the first player from Japan to win a Grand Slam.<p>Yet rather than cheer Osaka, the crowd, the commentators and …

Tennis

Cory Booker just released confidential Brett Kavanaugh documents -- read them here

Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) on Thursday released a set of documents related to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.<p>Among other things, the documents …

Brett Kavanaugh

Trump accuses Sessions of hurting U.S. Republican congressional races

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday launched a fresh attack on Attorney General Jeff Sessions, accusing him of jeopardizing the chances of re-election for two Republican congressmen by bringing criminal charges against them just before the midterm elections.<p>Trump wrote on …

Donald Trump

Trump reportedly promised Kim Jong Un he'd sign a declaration ending the Korean War — he didn't, and now North Korea is furious

President Donald Trump reportedly promised North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that he would sign a declaration ending the Korean War once and for all. He hasn't, and now nuclear negotiations with North Korea are starting to fall apart.<p>At the June 12 Singapore summit, Trump told Kim that he would sign …

North Korea

Trump warns evangelicals of 'violence' if GOP loses in the midterms

<b>(CNN) —</b> US President Donald Trump, facing scrutiny for hush money payments to a porn star and a former Playboy model, pleaded with evangelical leaders for political help during closed-door remarks on Monday, warning of dire consequences to their congregations should Republicans lose in November's …

Dining Rooms

Judge delays opening statements in Trump ex-campaign boss Paul Manafort's next trial

A federal judge Tuesday delayed opening statements in the next trial involving special counsel Robert Mueller's prosecutors and lawyers for President …

Donald Trump

Tomi Lahren Lives in Alternate Universe Where Fox News Never Attacked Michelle Obama

On what planet does Tomi Lahren live?<p>The last time we checked in on the right-wing provocateur, she’d rebounded from being booted by Glenn Beck’s …

Michelle Obama

Michael Cohen pleads guilty, says he paid hush money at Trump's direction

Russia Investigation<p>Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal attorney, pleaded guilty Tuesday afternoon to eight counts of tax evasion, bank fraud and campaign finance violations, including two counts related to hush-money payments made to women — and said he made the payments "at …

Donald Trump

‘Tell me what the TRUTH is – if you’re such a GENIUS!’ – Giuliani BERATES Chuck Todd!

Giuliani got pretty angry at Chuck Todd cracking jokes and laughing at his answers, and snapped at him this morning.<p>They were discussing the possible …

Sessions announces new 'religious liberty task force'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Monday announced the Department of Justice's creation of a "religious liberty task force" to "help the department fully implement our religious guidance."<p>In a speech at the Department of Justice's Religious Liberty Summit in Washington, Sessions …

U.S. Department of Justice

Trump Goes to War With Koch Brothers

In angry tweets, president dubs conservative megadonors as ‘total joke’ after they pivoted toward bipartisan policies<p>President Donald Trump on …

Budget deal: The Republicans and Democrats who broke with their parties

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> With a large chunk of Republicans voting against the spending deal early Friday morning to end a brief government shutdown, the Republican-controlled House of Representatives needed a sizable group of Democrats to jump on board to pass the bill.<p>Here's a list of the 67 Republicans …

Florida

Day of bombshells takes Mueller probe to critical point

<b>(CNN) —</b> Finally, inexorably, special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation has clawed all the way up to Donald Trump himself.<p>Now a foreboding moment looms for his presidency and for the nation.<p>A stunning barrage of revelations on Tuesday suggested that at least one strand of Mueller's Russia probe …

Obstruction of Justice

The day the U.S. called out UN back-stabbers

Allies and enemies of the United States condemned the U.S. this week for supporting Israel – and some say the vote at the United Nations is a badge …

AP FACT CHECK: Trump sells short the record of predecessors

WASHINGTON (AP) — In laying out his national security strategy, President Donald Trump sold short the records of his predecessors, speaking as if the energy boom started with him and the gates of America were wide open before he came along.<p>On Twitter, meanwhile, Trump tweeted a wrong score in the …

Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner are sued over financial disclosures

The White House calls the suit 'frivolous.'<p>First daughter and presidential adviser Ivanka Trump and her husband and fellow White House adviser Jared Kushner were hit with a lawsuit Sunday alleging illegal omissions on their public financial disclosure forms.<p>Washington lawyer Jeffrey Lovitky …

Jared Kushner

ISPs won’t promise to treat all traffic equally after net neutrality

Lots of talk, little promise<p>The FCC voted to put an end to net neutrality, giving internet providers free rein to deliver service at their own discretion. There’s really only one condition here: internet providers will have to disclose their policies regarding “network management practices, …

FCC Chair mocks net neutrality supporters with misleading comments

It doesn't work like that.<p>The morning after the Federal Communications Commission repealed net neutrality rules, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai went on <i>Fox &</i> …

The Biggest Controversies From Betsy DeVos' First Year

Before she was even sworn in as Education Secretary, Betsy DeVos emerged as one of the most controversial members of the Trump Administration. Her …

White House Corrects Tillerson on Whether U.S. Will Talk to North Korea

WASHINGTON — President Trump and Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson are once again at odds over how to deal with nuclear-armed North Korea after Mr. Tillerson declared on Tuesday that the United States was ready to open talks with the North “without precondition.”<p>The secretary’s comments were …

North Korea

Donald Trump got 3 things wrong in 1 tweet this morning

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Tuesday morning, President Donald Trump tweeted.<p>"Despite thousands of hours wasted and many millions of dollars spent, the Democrats have been unable to show any collusion with Russia - so now they are moving on to the false accusations and fabricated stories of women who I don't know …

Donald Trump

Here's why 'man flu' might actually be real, according to one professor

Man flu is apparently real — and the cure is lying on the sofa and watching telly, according to one professor.<p>Dr. Kyle Sue, a medical professor at a Canadian university, spelled out what he described as "the science behind man flu" after growing "tired of being accused of over-reacting" to flu-like …

VA Orders Staff Not To Respond To Subpoena Requests By Federal Investigators In Hospital Plagued By Wrongdoing

A Pennsylvania Veteran Affairs hospital plagued by whistleblower allegations of wrongdoing has emailed a memo to all employees instructing them not …

Cassini Detected Something Weird as It Passed Through The Shadow of Saturn's Rings

A noticeable atmospheric shift.<p>Although Cassini's demise was the end of an era for unprecedented Saturn observation, it also went out on a high …

Astronomy

Behind Trump’s plan to target the federal safety net

Under the banner of welfare reform, the administration is eyeing changes to health care, food stamps, housing and veterans programs.<p>The Trump administration and Republicans in Congress are hoping to make the most sweeping changes to federal safety net programs in a generation, using legislation and …

Treasury Department admits Senate tax plan won’t pay for itself

A “dynamic” score that just assumes growth.<p>Today, the Treasury Department finally released its much-promised analysis of its tax plan. And it turns out, they can’t deliver what they promised.<p>For months now, top leaders in the Trump administration have been promising to produce a dynamic economic …

Roy Moore in 2011: Getting rid of amendments after 10th would 'eliminate many problems'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Alabama Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore appeared on a conspiracy-driven radio show twice in 2011, where he told the hosts in an interview that getting rid of constitutional amendments after the Tenth Amendment would 'eliminate many problems' in the way the US government is …

Roy Moore