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'They do not like Californians': How the Pacific Northwest is treating transplants

Californians who are fleeing their expensive homeland in search of a slower pace, more land, and homes that might actually sell around asking price are finding that once they arrive, their new neighbors aren't exactly rolling out the red carpet.<p>"I'm going to be honest with you. They do not like …

Someone put a Putin portrait in the Colorado Capitol where Trump’s should be

Someone put Russian President Vladimir Putin’s portrait up in the Colorado state Capitol this week — in place of President Donald Trump’s.<p>See, a …

Russia hack of Democrat followed Trump speech

WASHINGTON (AP) — Was Russia listening, after all?<p>In a July 27, 2016, speech, then-candidate Donald Trump called on Russian hackers to find emails from Hillary Clinton, his Democratic opponent in the U.S. presidential campaign.<p>"Russia, if you're listening," Trump said, "I hope you're able to find …

Hillary Clinton

Trump Says Europe Is ‘Losing’ Its Culture Because Of Immigration

Migrants have “changed the fabric of Europe,” he told The Sun.<p>President Donald Trump lambasted Europe’s immigration policies during an interview with The Sun, a British tabloid, on Thursday, saying an influx of migrants fleeing violence and seeking asylum has caused the continent to lose its …

Republicans Thought Peter Strzok Would Be a Punching Bag. He Just Knocked Them Out.

Those who forget the lessons of televised congressional hearings are doomed to repeat them, which is why the morning segment of the Capitol Hill show …

Donald Trump

Video: Michelle Wolf Salutes Abortions, Fears Potential Roe v. Wade Overturn

Michelle Wolf on Sunday weighed in on the imminent departure of Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, and what it could mean for the future of …

The Times finally gets to the bottom of Trump supporters: It turns out they're garbage human beings

In contrast, almost all of the people I know in my hometown in Nebraska proudly supported him. They glossed over his infidelities and stressed that …

US ambassador to Estonia resigns over Trump comments

HELSINKI (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to Estonia has resigned over frustrations with President Donald Trump's comments about the European Union and his treatment of Washington's European allies.<p>In a private Facebook message posted Friday, James D. Melville wrote: "For the President to say EU was 'set …

European Union

WATCH: Why Real Estate Professionals Are Begging Us to Turn off HGTV

We’ll be the first to admit that HGTV's never-ending lineup of home renovation shows makes for excellent television. But—and this should probably …

Donald Trump’s enforcers have lost the right to civil courtesy | Gary Younge

Sarah Huckabee Sanders’ ejection from the Red Hen restaurant might ordinarily be dubious. But these are no ordinary times<p>Last Tuesday Corey Lewandowski, Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, was challenged on television about a 10-year-old girl with Down’s syndrome who was separated from her …

Donald Trump

David Lynch responds to Trump: ‘You are causing suffering and division’

David Lynch has released a statement addressed to Donald Trump, urging him to rethink the way he is leading America.<p>In an interview with the Guardian, published on 23 June, the film-maker said that Trump “could go down as one of the greatest presidents in history because he has disrupted the thing …

Why Keith Richards had to get rid of Donald Trump

<b>Rolling Stones star Keith Richards says he can't be bothered to get angry any more - but the last time he did was nearly 30 years ago with Donald Trump.</b><p>"He [Trump] was the promoter for us in Atlantic City [during 1989's Steel Wheels Tour]," he told the BBC.<p>"[It was billed as] 'Donald Trump presents …

John McCain, Donald Trump, and the Parable of the Crab Bucket

We should be clear about this. John McCain haunts the Trump White House, not because of his votes or policy disagreements, but because he represents …

Donald Trump

Bloomberg warns of 'epidemic of dishonesty'

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans are facing an "epidemic of dishonesty" in Washington that's more dangerous than terrorism or communism.<p>That's according to former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who warned in a commencement speech on Saturday at Texas' Rice University that "an endless barrage of …

Bill Clinton

Doctor: Trump Dictated Letter Attesting To His 'Extraordinary' Health

In December 2015, Donald Trump's personal physician released a letter describing his patient's health in language that sounded more like it was written by the patient himself than the doctor — and it turns out that might be exactly what happened.<p>"If elected, Mr. Trump, I can state unequivocally, …

The Struggle Of Finding Help For 'A Dangerous Son'

A new HBO documentary tells a story about families with children who have psychiatric disorders that lead to violent behavior.<p><i>A Dangerous Son,</i> which premieres Monday, focuses on three families who are dealing with the simultaneous challenges of handling children prone to lashing out while looking …

Cambridge Analytica: Closure 'will not stop investigation'

<b>The closure of Cambridge Analytica will not stop a probe into the firm's handling of millions of people's data, investigators have said.</b><p>The firm has been accused of acquiring data from up to 87 million Facebook profiles for use in political campaigns.<p>Cambridge Analytica closed on Wednesday citing a …

Why The Handmaid’s Tale is so relevant today

Margaret Atwood’s 1985 novel drew on real-life politics but has never been more prescient, writes Jennifer Keishin Armstrong.<p>A white, wide-brimmed bonnet and a red cloak have come to mean one thing: women’s oppression. Margaret Atwood’s 1985 novel The Handmaid’s Tale seared this image into our …

The Handmaid's Tale

Why Do Russian Journalists Keep Falling?

Maybe Maxim Borodin was depressed in ways his friends just didn't recognize and threw himself off of his fifth-floor balcony this week in Yekaterinburg, Russia.<p>Maxim Borodin was 32 and a reporter for the local Novy Den website, for which he had done tough stories about crime and political …

Journalism

Burned Silicon Valley home's $800,000 price tag raises eyebrows

<b>A Silicon Valley real estate agent is defending the price of a fire-ravaged home that is listed on the market for $800,000 (£565,000).</b><p>The San Jose house, which sits on a 5,800 sq ft lot in California's San Francisco Bay Area, was the site of a major fire two years ago.<p>The listing, announced on the …

Sean Penn on Working With Steve Bannon in the 1990s: ‘You Can’t Age Like That Without Hating People’ — Watch

Bannon produced Penn's 1991 film "The Indian Runner."<p>Though best known for being an Oscar-winning actor and critically panned author, Sean Penn also …

Justice Department Fires Embattled FBI Deputy Director Just Short Of Retirement

<b>Updated at 12:30 a.m. ET Saturday</b><p>Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired outgoing FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe on Friday even though he was on the doorstep of retiring and receiving his pension after two decades of service to the bureau.<p>President Trump responded on Twitter just after midnight …

Andrew McCabe

Russian troll operation echoed many of Trump campaign’s themes, indictment shows

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announced the indictment of 13 Russians as a brazen scheme “with the stated goal of spreading distrust” toward …

Government

Trump Says He Passed On Being 'Person Of The Year.' 'Time' Says He's 'Incorrect'

President Trump took to Twitter Friday afternoon to say he passed on possibly being <i>Time</i>'s Person of the Year because he didn't want to agree to an interview and photo shoot.<p>The magazine tweeted a few hours later that that wasn't the case:<p>Trump was named <i>Time</i>'s Person of the Year last year, which he …

Trump Wine: Local Promotion Or Presidential Product Placement?

President Trump has never been shy about promoting his businesses.<p>Even at a press conference after the racially tinged violence in Charlottesville, Va., he paused for a product placement:<p>"Charlottesville is a great place that's been very badly hurt over the last couple of days. I own, I own …

Billy Baldwin Fires Back at Donald Trump Jr., Accuses His Father of Sexual Harassment

On Wednesday night, Donald Trump Jr., the son of the president whose likes include hair gel, Drakkar Noir, flirting with WikiLeaks, the alt-right, …

Sexual Harassment

What it's like to be young, working two part-time jobs while navigating Obamacare during repeal efforts

Nearly 5 million Americans turn 26 this year. For some that means getting booted off of their parents’ insurance and buying polices under the Affordable Care Act.<p>This September, after his birthday, New Yorker Carl Glenn bought his first health insurance policy. Glenn, who works two part-time jobs, …

Trump SoHo: A Shiny Hotel Wrapped In Glass, But Hiding Mysteries

In December 2006, workers broke cold ground in lower Manhattan, preparing the way for a glass-clad, towering hotel, to be called Trump SoHo.<p>There, just west of the South of Houston Street neighborhood, the backhoes dug down.<p>They hit hundreds of bones: human skulls, femurs and forearms.<p>Turns out, …

Conservative Website Initially Hired Firm That Later Produced Trump Dossier

The conservative news website <i>The Washington Free Beacon</i> says during the 2016 campaign it first hired the firm that later produced a dossier of unsubstantiated information about Donald Trump's Russia ties.<p>The political research firm, Fusion GPS, commissioned former British intelligence officer …

Mr. Robot Made Whiterose Responsible for Donald Trump

Wednesday's <i>Mr. Robot</i> filled in a lot of the missing pieces from Season 2 by telling the story of what Tyrell Wellick (Martin Wallstrom) went through …