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Liberal CNN reporter under fire after tweeting that sex allegations are draining talent from media, entertainment

A CNN reporter is taking an online beatdown after an ill-advised tweet saying the media and entertainment indistries are suffering a "drain of talent" because so many men are being ousted in disgrace over sexual harassment allegations.<p>The left-wing cable network's Dylan Byers took down the tweet …

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Disgusted That Bergdahl Might Receive $300K in Benefit Pay, 100 Lawmakers Finally Agree on 1 Thing

The controversy over the sentencing of convicted Army deserter Bowe Bergdahl rages, but there’s one thing at least 100 U.S. Congressional Reps agree …

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What was missed from Kushner’s Russian Backdoor email

<i>This article first appeared on Just Security.</i><p>If you read only the <i>New York Times</i> or <i>Wall Street Journal</i> stories on the latest Jared Kushner …

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Julian Assange Tries to Save Net Neutrality With Rambling Appeal to Trump's Paranoia

Julian Assange—whose organization Wikileaks’ sad, thirsty Twitter DMs to Donald Trump Jr. recently leaked, revealing he sought to coordinate with …

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Twitter Slams CNN's Dylan Byers For 'Drain Of Talent' Comment

CNN’s reporter Dylan Byers came under fire on Twitter on Tuesday after he posted a tweet saying there was a “drain of talent” from entertainment and …

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Jared Kushner In The Soup As Robert Mueller’s Investigation Zeroes In On Him — Is An Indictment Inevitable?

Jared Kushner seems to have mired himself in deep trouble with multiple sources close to Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation telling the</i> …

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Note to Robert Mueller: Hope Hicks was part of the cover-up

Andrew Harrer/AP<p>Hope Hicks’ time in the barrel may come soon. Special counsel Robert Mueller is reportedly aiming to interview the White House …

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A Nation Divided: Is Donald Trump An Idiot Or A Moron? [Opinion]

Two top members of the Trump Administration are at odds and have the nation doing some soul searching over a burning issue.<p>Is President Donald Trump …

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Idiot. Dope. Kindergartner.

Al Franken (lefty), and Charlie Rose and Glenn Thrush (fake news) all appear to be headed for a fall. The House passed its version of Trump's tax …

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Trump Campaign Stopped Paying Legal Bills For Donald Trump Jr Amid Expensive Russia Probe

As the Russia investigation is growing expensive for U.S. President Donald Trump, his campaign has stopped paying legal bills for Donald Trump Jr. …

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He’s a Member of Congress. The Kremlin Likes Him So Much It Gave Him a Code Name.

WASHINGTON — For two decades, Representative Dana Rohrabacher has been of value to the Kremlin, so valuable in recent years that the F.B.I. warned him in 2012 that Russia regarded him as an intelligence source worthy of a Kremlin code name.<p>The following year, the California Republican became even …

U.S. Politics

Trump's Thanksgiving Gets Ruined As Russia Investigation Closes In On Jared Kushner

Trump is trying to pretend like the Russia investigation doesn’t exist, but it was reported that special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating …

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What we can learn about Trump’s team based on what they like

Thanks to the undampened enthusiasm of the commander in chief, Twitter has become the go-to water cooler for President Trump’s administration. It’s where we hear all of Trump’s thoughts on whatever piques his interest and, more broadly, it’s where we get to listen in on the public conversations his …

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Details for Kobach’s fundraiser with Donald Trump Jr. revealed

Donald Trump Jr. will join Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach next week in Overland Park for a $200 per ticket fundraiser.<p>Kobach’s campaign had …

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Why BuzzFeed teamed with a far-right figure to break the John Conyers scandal

Journalism can make for strange bedfellows. Case in point: BuzzFeed and Mike Cernovich.<p>Cernovich — a controversial far-right figure who has promoted blatantly false conspiracy theories, such as the discredited “Pizzagate” hoax — was the source of a big BuzzFeed scoop Monday night. The popular news …

Lifestyle

Donald Trump Jr., Jared Kushner face new scrutiny in Russia investigation

British publicist Rob Goldstone breaks his silence about the infamous Trump Tower meeting.

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Under pressure, Trump reverses course on big-game trophy hunting

Last week, for reasons that weren’t entirely clear, the Trump administration announced the end of an Obama-era ban on hunters bringing the trophy …

Wildlife

On business: Trump selling only South Carolina property to settle squabble

Available: a Palmetto State property with presidential pedigree.<p>Only it's not quite in the same league as the White House. Or Trump Tower.<p>This deal …

Real Estate

Where the Trump campaign and Russian actors overlapped

It’s been 187 days since Robert S. Mueller III was appointed special counsel to investigate Russian meddling in the 2016 election and any way in which agents of the campaign of Donald Trump might have aided that effort. Mueller’s effort has been an undercurrent ever since, occasionally fading into …

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Publicist who invited Donald Trump Jr. to meet Russians says the offer was legit

The publicist who arranged a meeting between Donald Trump Jr. and several Kremlin-linked Russians has spoken out about the email he sent offering …

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Trump's foreign policy: Follow the money

Making money has been the guiding principle of Trump's foreign policy decisions.<p>US President Donald Trump began his term by banning refugees and immigrants from six Muslim-majority countries and pushing forward with plans to build a wall between the US and Mexico. The promise of new isolationist …

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‘A long winter’: White House aides divided over scope, risks of Russia probe

Six months into a special counsel’s investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, White House aides and others in President Trump’s close orbit are increasingly divided in their assessments of the expanding probe and how worried administration officials and campaign aides …

U.S. Politics

‘SNL’ shows meeting between Julian Assange and Trump’s sons, and now it all makes sense

It was revealed this week that WikiLeaks had been in contact with Donald Trump Jr. before the 2016 presidential election, showing that Julian Assange …

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'SNL' Cold Open Reveals the Fateful Meeting Between Julian Assange and Donald Trump Jr

Eric Trump also appeared and broke the fourth wall in an “SNL” gag for the ages<p>Alec Baldwin may not have appeared in the “SNL” cold open for the …

Entertainment

SNL Skewers Alum Al Franken, Trump Sons

The ongoing spate of sexual misconduct accusations leveled against powerful men the world-over, including at NPR, hit close to home for <i>Saturday Night Live</i> this past week, and the sketch comedy show did not shy away.<p>On Thursday a Los Angeles radio host accused U.S. Senator Al Franken of "forcibly" …

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Poll: Donald Trump’s Republican Base Shows Signs Of Abandoning Him

President Donald Trump’s support from his Republican base is showing noticeable signs of slippage in a new national poll.<p>A Lucid survey found that …

Elections

Revenge Is a Rotten Way to Run a Country

President Donald Trump and Russia's President Vladimir Putin hold a meeting on the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7, 2017. …

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'SNL': Collusion becomes confusion when Trump sons meet WikiLeaks founder

<i>Saturday Night Live</i> went with a double-Trump opening Saturday, but the only Donald present was a junior.<p>In what seemed like a mix of <i>The X-Files</i> and <i>All the President's Men,</i> "The Mueller Files" examined a fictitious 2016 meeting attended by Donald Trump Jr. (Mikey Day), his not-too-bright brother (at …

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Kate McKinnon debuts pitch perfect Julian Assange impression on 'Saturday Night Live'

<i>Saturday Night Live</i> took us behind the scenes in its cold open tonight of a totally plausible meeting between Julian Assange and the Brothers Trump …

Entertainment

Donald Trump Jr. and Julian Assange's Secret Correspondence Is Spoofed in 'SNL' Cold Open

Every episode of <i>SNL</i> this season has had a political cold open that addresses current issues. On last weekend’s episode that featured Tiffany Haddish …

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