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<b>(CNN) —</b> Former President George W. Bush offered some muted criticism for President Donald Trump Monday during a wide-ranging interview on NBC's "Today" show that touched on Russia, the travel ban and the free press.<p>Bush said "we all need answers" regarding an investigation into reported ties …Foreign Policy
On February 27, 2015, Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov was assassinated just outside the Kremlin. Today, United States Ambassador to Russia …
My goodness, this is obvious what's going on here.
Citing Space Constraints, Obama Campaign Kicks Off the Plane Reporters from Newspapers Whose Coverage it Doesn't Like
The Obama campaign has told three reporters they have to drop off the campaign plane this weekend. All three work for papers that endorsed Sen. John …
Two-thirds of the way into “High Noon,” Glenn Frankel’s aromatic blend of politics, personalities and showbiz, the book arrives at its most fascinating mash-up. This comes in the fall of 1951 at the mansion of Hollywood composer Dimitri Tiomkin. The maestro owes his success to westerns such as “Red …The Arts
<b>Crawford, Texas (CNN)</b> – Sixteen wounded veterans joined their former commander-in-chief, former President George W. Bush, for the Warrior 100k, a bike race to raise awareness for veterans issues.<p>One of the riders is 1st Lt. Melissa Stockwell, a retired Army cavalry officer participating in her …
Never let it be said that President Trump and his underlings don’t work hard, especially when it comes to initiatives aimed at smearing and stymieing the White House press corps. Let’s look at this crew’s throughput over just the past three days.<p><b>Friday afternoon</b>: White House Press Secretary Sean …Donald Trump
WASHINGTON – Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin on Sunday proposed eliminating a controversial policy that limits veterans from receiving …Health Care
DC: Who's more self-important and bad at their jobs than us? LA: Hold my beer. #oscars
Proud of cast & crew of "The Salesman" for Oscar & stance against #MuslimBan. Iranians have represented culture & civilization for millennia
YOOOOO THE SEASON FINALE OF BLACK HISTORY MONTH IS SO LIT
Oscars kinda... predictable! FiveThirtyEight algorithm went 8 for 8. Betting markets were good too.