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Trump and the Republicans are employing “mob lawyer” tactics to undermine Mueller probe

Attacks by President Donald Trump and his Republican allies on special counsel Robert Mueller’s credibility are “nonsense” meant to “distract and …

Donald Trump

Fox News Women Furious Over Rupert Murdoch Comments on Sexual Misconduct

The media mogul said claims of rampant sexual harassment at the network are "nonsense."<p>Current and former female Fox News employees say they are stunned, disgusted and “hungry for justice” after media mogul Rupert Murdoch on Thursday dismissed allegations of sexual misconduct at the network as …

Media Industry

Mkhitaryan heading for Man United exit after blazing row with Mourinho? Saturday's transfer news and gossip

Henrikh Mkhitaryan is on his way out of Manchester United after a blazing row with manager Jose Mourinho.<p>That is according to <i>The Sun,</i> who say the …

Soccer

Watch John Boyega Admirably Try and Fail to Thwart a Last Jedi Spoiler

When a reporter mentions a key plot point, the actor does everything in his power to avoid it.<p><b>This post contains spoilers about Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Fans beware!</b><p>The last few years have taught <b>John Boyega</b> a thing or two about keeping secrets. Once he joined the <i>Star Wars</i> universe as Finn, a Storm …

Star Wars

The Woman Who Got Matt Lauer Fired Is "Terrified" Her Identity Will Be Revealed

It's been just two weeks since Matt Lauer was unexpectedly terminated from the Today show following accusations of sexual harassment, and now the …

Matt Lauer

Minnie Driver condemns ex-boyfriend Matt Damon's controversial #MeToo rant

"God, SERIOUSLY?"<p>Minnie Driver isn't having any of her one-time boyfriend Matt Damon's controversial comments about misconduct accusations in …

Matt Damon

James Rodriguez reveals what he made of Cristiano Ronaldo's controversial parting remarks about him

James Rodriguez has finally broken his silence to reveal what he made of Cristiano Ronaldo's comments about him being able to leave Real Madrid.<p>The …

Soccer

Cheating LDS Young Women – Again

When I was a Laurels’ class president I was invited to a conversation with the General Young Women Presidency who were touring New Zealand. I was …

Religion

GOP tax plan gains enough support to pass

WASHINGTON – Congressional Republicans secured enough support Friday to pass their massive tax plan, a measure that would deliver a major legislative …

ObamaCare

30+ Of The Best Reactions To FCC Killing Net Neutrality

For many, the best way to deal with a traumatic event is to turn to humour. When the FCC voted recently to repeal rules and regulations that protect …

Net Neutrality

Man Utd Star Henrikh Mkhitaryan Involved In Huge Bust-Up With Jose Mourinho

Manchester United star Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been reportedly involved in a training ground bust-up with Jose Mourinho.<p>Mkhitaryan made a good start …

Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Explainer: Brexit Phase 2 is on - but what could possibly go wrong?

European Union leaders gave a green light to the main phase of Brexit negotiations yesterday, but 2018 is studded with pitfalls to test the nerves of …

Brexit

This, That, Or The Other

Our contestants give it their all—blood, sweat and tears, win, lose or draw. Can you guess whether each phrase is a Pitbull lyric, a nursery rhyme or a Mark Twain quote?<p><i>Heard on Roxane Gay: The Facts And The Furious: Orlando Drift.</i>

Culture

MeToo Needs A Forgiveness Option, And Judaism Can Provide It

Many famous men have lied about sexually harassing women and have subsequently lost their jobs and social standing. They deserve to pay for their …

Jewish Culture

Furious drivers demand inquiry into ICE roads chaos

Birmingham’s roads bosses faced calls for an inquiry after parts of the city ground to a halt in chaos sparked by “disgraceful” icy roads.<p>The city …

Birmingham, UK

President Trump Uses Quantico Visit To Renew His Enmity Against The FBI

President Donald Trump has shown that he is not a fan of the FBI. Shortly after his inauguration, Trump dismissed former FBI director James Comey, …

Donald Trump

Overpriced Assets, Detecting Lies and an Unholy Mess

Here are your morning reads.<p>My end-of-week morning train reads:<p>2018 Could Be the Last Time Stock Pickers Rule Investing (Bloomberg); <i>see also</i> Fueling the Bull Market (Dr. Ed’s Blog)<br>• Adding Value and Expressing Values (Morningstar)<br>• Grantham: Investing in a World of Overpriced Assets (GMO)<br>• Detecting Lies …

Furious Peter Kay fans ask for phone charges to be refunded

Peter Kay fans are asking for phone bill refunds after the star pulled his entire UK tour.<p>The stand-up comedian shocked the country earlier this week …

British Humour

Four-year-old left behind on school bus found wandering streets

A four-year-old boy was left wandering the streets when he was left behind on a school bus by himself.<p>John Robertson, who was in his first week of …

Crime

Alien antics prevent Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. from slowing down

As any science fiction nerd can tell you, there’s just something about setting stories in space that makes them more fun. Bland plots are still …

TV

Blind great-grandfather, 95, forced to wait six hours in agony for an ambulance

A blind great grandfather of 95 was left crying in pain as he waited six and a half hours for an ambulance to arrive when he fell and broke his …

Why I spread lion dung around my garden

December 15, 2017<p>All was fine with the world as I walked into my garden one sunny morning. I was in flip-flops. My mistake. Flip-flops are not ideal …

Forget our troubles; the Middle East is where the real change is

The growing tension between Iran and Saudi Arabia puts the Brexit soap opera in the shade

Middle East

Leaving Las Vegas - Finding Adventure Close to Sin City

Last month I got the opportunity to travel to Las Vegas, which I have to admit is not amongst my favorite destinations on the planet. I don't have …

Las Vegas

The 50 top films of 2017 in the US: No 6 The Post

Our countdown of the year’s best continues with the Washington Post going into battle over the Vietnam war in Steven Spielberg’s exhilarating drama<p>Steven Spielberg brings his massive prestige to bear on the issue of fake news and real values in journalism and politics with this handsome, heartfelt …

Ben Bradlee

How climate change and disease helped the fall of Rome

At some time or another, every historian of Rome has been asked to say where we are, today, on Rome’s cycle of decline. Historians might squirm at …

World History

Footage Of Total Chaos At ‘The Last Jedi’ Screening With Sound Issues Emerges Online

Imagine waiting two years to see the latest movie in your favorite series and being forced to watch it without sound. This is exactly what happened …

Entertainment

The 7 biggest surprises on Eminem’s ‘Revival’

The Detroit rapper's return has some characteristically unpredictable moments<p>One thing Eminem has always been, be he churning out radio hits or …

Simon Cowell

2017 made it clear there is no end in sight to Colin Kaepernick’s movement

Without playing a down or saying a word, his legacy only grew.<p>In 2016, Colin Kaepernick changed the trajectory of political activism in sports when …

Liberal View

Late Night Blasts The FCC For Killing The Internet By Voting To Repeal Net Neutrality — WATCH (While You Still Can)!

Well, this whole Internet thing was fun while it lasted!<p>As you probably heard by now, the <b>FCC</b> voted to put an end to net neutrality, effectively …

Ajit Pai