Anthony Weiner

The FISA Documents Used To Wiretap Carter Page Just Dropped

If you’ve tried to follow the ever-changing Trump-Russia collusion narrative, you’ll know that back in 2016, the FBI obtained a Foreign Intelligence …

Wiretapping

Is President Trump Illegitimate?

Donald Trump never expected to be president. And, we might reasonably surmise, perhaps didn’t really want to be. Think about that as President Trump seeks to remake America’s relationship with the world as dramatically as any president in 70 years.<p>The Greek witch-goddess Circe gave her son a magic …

Donald Trump

At Helsinki, Trump Undermined Our Power-Abusing Intelligence Agencies, Not America

During President Trump’s summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Associated Press reporter Jonathan Lemire asked him about Russian …

Conservative View

Supporters To Donald Trump: Don’t Mess Up This Opportunity

Evan Vucci / AP<p>Trump in Albuquerque on Sunday.<p>LAS VEGAS and ALBUQUERQUE — Nine days before Election Day, Donald Trump’s supporters had a message for …

Donald Trump

14 politicians who admitted to cheating on their partners

Cheating scandals are a common occurrence in politics, but they still get people to stop and take notice. When an elected official is involved in an affair, it can be tough to look away — especially when all of the dirty details are on full display in the media.<p>From community leaders to the highest …

Donald Trump

Investigators Say James Comey Was "Insubordinate" In The Clinton Email Probe

Brendan Smialowski / AFP / Getty Images<p>Former FBI Director James Comey<p>The Justice Department inspector general's office concluded in a long-awaited …

Donald Trump

Trump vs. Strzok

It’s the embattled FBI agent, not the president, who models American values.<p>At his press conference in Helsinki on Monday, President Trump couldn’t …

Donald Trump

Stalin at the Movies

Weakness and evil are all too often partners.<p>Toward the end of <i>The Death of Stalin</i>, two Communist Party bosses size up Joseph Stalin’s immediate …

Conservative View

Strzok: Comey Told Me To

A new report in the Daily Caller details an interesting exchange between FBI agent Peter Strzok, the man at the center of concerns the FBI and DOJ …

Donald Trump

Peter Strzok just gave a hard-to-rebut defense of the objectivity of the Russia investigation’s origins

To hear President Trump tell it, FBI agent Peter Strzok was hopelessly biased against him and his candidacy. Trump has tweeted criticisms of Strzok repeatedly, often in personally disparaging terms, and on at least two occasions has suggested that Strzok’s involvement in the investigation into …

Donald Trump

What the Hell Happened During Peter Strzok's Testimony?

It was the most embarrassing episode in representative democracy in 400 years.<p>During breaks in the action at Thursday’s ludicrous puppet show in the House of Representatives, while Peter Strzok was enjoying a richly earned break from being badgered by morons, I scoured the intertoobz for something …

Donald Trump

Woman drunk before deadly fall into compactor outside Huma Abedin, Anthony Weiner's old apartment, cops say

A woman who was found dead Tuesday inside a trash compactor near an upscale New York City apartment building -- where Hillary Clinton's top aide Huma Abedin and her estranged husband Anthony Weiner lived -- fell down the chute while intoxicated, police said.<p>Lara Prychodko, 48, was spotted on …

News (U.S.)

Strzok: Giuliani's 'Big Surprise' Brag Had Me Worried About Clinton Probe Leaks

FBI agent Peter Strzok said during congressional testimony Thursday that comments former New York Mayor Rudy Guiliani made to the media in the fall …

Donald Trump

15 Celebrities Who Managed to Destroy Their Own Careers Almost Instantly

Some celebrities live in a world of perceived reality where societal norms and common laws don’t apply. Such a famed life can lead to instances where …

Social Media

The Real F.B.I. Election Culprit

In his testimony before two House committees on Thursday, the F.B.I. agent Peter Strzok testified that he could have altered the 2016 election — but didn’t. The information about Russian election interference, he said, “had the potential to derail, and quite possibly, defeat Mr. Trump. But the …

Donald Trump

FBI agent Strzok shuts down Republican accusing him of bias with facts about investigating Hillary emails

As the House Judiciary committee hearings continued through Thursday afternoon, Republicans relentlessly attacked the FBI and agent Peter …

Government

Slate: Unlike Liberals, Conservatives Ignore Morality to Defend Allies

If you forget that Harvey Weinstein sexual harassed women, he’s actually a pretty decent guy, and if you ignore enough facts, you’ll believe liberals …

Conservative View

Misleading headline implicates Abedin, Clinton in tragedy

A misleading headline purporting to link Hillary Clinton and top aide Huma Abedin to a mysterious New York death has blown a small connection way out …

Hillary Clinton

Why the Focus on Strzok is So Ridiculous

July 13, 2018 by Ed Brayton<p>A House committee interrogated FBI agent Peter Strzok for hour after hour yesterday in an embarrassing and desperate …

Donald Trump

Woman who fell to death down trash chute appeared drunk: cops

A woman who fell 27 stories down a trash chute to her death in a swanky Union Square apartment building appeared drunk on building surveillance …

New York City

Compulsive sexual behaviour is now a mental disorder, WHO says. Here’s what it is

The World Health Organization (WHO) has classified compulsive sexual behaviour as a mental health disorder for the first time.<p>The WHO’s International …

Mental Health

Lara Prychenko: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Lara Prychenko, 48, was found dead on Tuesday afternoon, stuffed in a trash compactor at a 29-story condominium tower in Manhattan. Her death is a …

Crime

Woman Found Dead in Building Garbage Compactor

4 hours ago<p>The NYPD is investigating after a woman was found dead in the trash compactor of an apartment building in Union Square.<p>The body of the …

Anthony Weiner

Justice Kagan's ObamaCare Conflict

<b>Health Care:</b> The president's former solicitor general may have been knee-deep in organizing the legal defense of ObamaCare. Maybe that's why she was …

Health Care

Lisa Page's lawyer says she's willing to testify 'later this month'

Lisa Page, the former FBI lawyer whose anti-Trump text messages raised suspicions of bias in the agency, claimed through her lawyer Wednesday that …

Donald Trump

FBI agent set for public House grilling

House Republicans are sharpening their knives for Peter Strzok and Lisa Page, the counterintelligence agent and former FBI lawyer who exchanged a …

Donald Trump

Embattled FBI agent Peter Strzok set to testify publicly, after lover Lisa Page defied House GOP's subpoena

Embattled anti-Trump FBI agent Peter Strzok is set to testify publicly for the first time on Thursday before House Republicans investigating bias at the nation's top law enforcement agency, just one day after his former lover at the FBI, attorney Lisa Page, ducked a Congressional subpoena.<p>GOP …

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Woman, 48, found dead in garbage chute at Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin's former address

Mystery as woman, 48, is found dead in garbage chute at Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin's former Manhattan home<p><b>A woman's body was found inside trash</b> …

Crime

Self-invasions and the Invaded Self | Rochelle Gurstein

What do we lose when we lose our privacy? This question has become increasingly difficult to answer, living as we do in a society that offers …

Philosophy

Woman Found Dead Inside Apartment Building Trash Compactor Near Union Square

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP)</b> — A 48-year-old woman has been found dead inside a trash compactor in a lower Manhattan apartment building.<p>Police discovered …

Crime