Republican Convention

Queen’s Brian May Slams Photographer Over Instagram Copyright Infringement

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>Guitarist Brian May has found himself the subject of a photographer's ire after he published an image …

Manafort Indictment Reveals Trump Russia Collusion.

Starting in 2005 and for the next 10 years, Paul Manafort worked as a political consultant for a guy named Viktor Yanukovich, the Ukraine’s former prime minister. Yanukovych is a bad guy, a Vladimir Putin ally and a triple word score in Scrabble.<p>Among the allegations in the 12-count indictment …

Russia

Fox News Did a Great Job Covering the Mueller Indictments. Then Shepard Smith Signed Off.

In real life, being the only one-eyed man in the land of the blind doesn’t make you king.Fox News <i>Shepard Smith Reporting</i>, which airs at 3 p.m. on Fox …

Paul Manafort

The Best Reporting on Paul Manafort, Rick Gates, and, Of Course, George Papadopoulos

Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, his protégé Rick Gates and the less well-known Trump campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos …

Donald Trump

7 Takeaways From Mueller’s Charges In Russia Collusion Probe

Former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his associate Rick Gates were indicted by a federal grand jury on 12 counts, including …

Conservative View

Eugene Robinson Live (Oct. 31) - The Washington Post

Hi, folks. What a week! Wait, it's only Tuesday? A few more days like yesterday and I'm going to have to allow drinking during this chat. Let's get started.<p>Anything surprise you? Anything confirm what you expected? Whether it be karma, irony or both, I find it interesting that Manafort defended the …

Donald Trump

Laura Ingraham Gets It: ‘Billionaire at the Barricades’

Laura Ingraham gets it.The ex-Reagan aide and clerk to Justice Clarence Thomas turned radio talker and, coming Monday a Fox News host, has long been …

Conservative View

Protesters who burned the U.S. flag at 2016 Republican convention were wrongly charged, judge says

A judge has dismissed disorderly conduct charges against leftist protesters who burned an American flag outside the Republican National Convention in Cleveland last year, ruling Tuesday that they were arrested for practicing 1st Amendment-protected free speech.<p>The misdemeanor case against 12 of the …

Republican National Convention

The Latest: Bannon bashes GW Bush at California GOP meeting

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on Steve Bannon speaking to California Republicans (all times local):<p>9 p.m.<p>Former White House adviser Steve Bannon says there has not been a more destructive presidency than George W. Bush's.<p>Bannon delivered a scathing criticism of the former president after Bush this …

Politics

You can tell Comcast what to do on its Xfinity TV voice remote

Comcast and tech giants Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Apple and Samsung are racing to develop voice platforms. "Voice is so intuitive because everyone …

Automation

Tom Barrack Praises Trump at Republican Convention

October 16th, 2017, 4:29 PM UTC<p>Colony Capital founder Tom Barrack addresses the Republican convention in Cleveland in July 2016. (Source: Bloomberg)

Business

BIRTHDAY OF THE DAY: “Fox News Sunday” anchor Chris Wallace

<b>How/where are you celebrating your birthday and with whom?</b> “We have a big week. Lorraine and I celebrated our 20th anniversary on October 4th. My birthday on the 12th. And then, our daughter Sarah is getting married on Saturday the 14th. All our kids and grandkids will be here. Keeping busy is the …

Chris Wallace

The Limits of “Diversity”

Where affirmative action was about compensatory justice, diversity is meant to be a shared benefit. But does the rationale carry weight?

Diversity

Senate Judiciary leaders say they have reached a deal to subpoena Paul Manafort

The leaders of the Senate Judiciary Committee say that they have reached an agreement to subpoena Paul Manafort, former Trump campaign chairman, to …

Donald Trump

Rachel Maddow Traces the Russia Collusion Scandal Back to the Republican National Convention

If you haven't been following the latest twists an turns in the Russia collusion probe, now would be a good time to play catch-up. The New York Times …

Rachel Maddow

Prophets of Rage release music video featuring President Trump as Hitler

The politically driven rap super group Prophets of Rage has released a controversial music video featuring President Trump photoshopped as Adolph Hitler.<p>The rap/rock band consists of members of Rage Against The Machine, Public Enemy and Cypress Hill. It's video posted on September 20th, "Hail to …

Entertainment

Melania Trump Billboards Come Down As Lawsuit Threatened: ‘A Little Bit Of English’ Didn’t Fly?

Melania Trump’s image was borrowed without her permission for use on billboards that have sprouted up in the capital of Croatia as a marketing …

Entertainment

Charlottesville: Reporters should leave the opinion writing to us pundits | Mulshine

In the aftermath of the Charlottesville incident, the supposedly objective reporters of the mainstream media decided to manufacture the news rather …

Black Lives Matter

TRNN Documentary: The Real Story of How Bannon and Trump Got to the White House

Steve Bannon was fired from the White House on Friday, August 18th, 2017, but most of the media is missing the story of Robert Mercer, the …

Donald Trump

Nixon | American Experience

<b>Part One: The Quest</b><p><b>Narrator:</b> Richard Nixon was one of the most important American presidents of the second half of the 20th century -- and also the …

History

FBI Raids Ex Trump Aide’s Home as Russia Investigation Intensifies

<b>Washington:</b> A raid on the Virginia home of President Donald Trump’s former 2016 election campaign manager showed an investigation of possible ties …

Donald Trump

FBI raid on ex-Trump aide's home shows Russia probe intensifies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A raid on the Virginia home of President Donald Trump’s former 2016 election campaign manager showed an investigation of possible ties between the campaign and Russia is intensifying and focused on the financial dealings of Trump associates, sources familiar with the probe …

Politics

10 Things You May Not Know About Mike Pence

There's a lot we didn't know.<p>Vice President Mike Pence hit the national spotlight a little over a year ago, when then candidate Donald Trump chose …

Conservative View

FLASHBACK: Hilariously Wrong Political Analysis at Politicon 2016

This weekend the annual Politicon political convention returns to Pasadena, California. There will be many panels and discussions but how seriously …

Conservative View

House approves new Russia sanctions, defying Trump

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to slap new sanctions on Russia and force President Donald Trump to obtain lawmakers’ permission before easing any sanctions on Moscow, in a rare rebuke of the Republican president.<p>A rainbow shines over the …

World Leaders

A Politics in Crisis

HEFFNER: I’m Alexander Heffner, your host on <b>The Open Mind</b>. One of my most admired veteran political analysts, host of MSNBC’s The Last Word, Lawrence …

Elections

White: Donald Trump won’t attend MayMac

President Donald Trump is a major MMA fan.<p>Back in 2001, the UFC was losing money, was purchased from SEG by ZUFFA, and continued losing money. …

Donald Trump

Trump supporter who said Hillary ‘should be shot’ gets prime seat at bill signing

A supporter of President Trump who repeatedly said during the campaign that Hillary Clinton “should be shot” for committing treason had one of the …

Elections

Why Is the FBI Whitewashing the Steve Scalise Shooting Into “Workplace Violence”

In 2009, an Army psychiatrist, Major Nidal Malik Hasan, killed or wounded 46 persons at Fort Hood, Texas. Though Hasan’s motives were abundantly …

Steve Scalise

The FBI's Briefing On GOP Baseball Shooting Couldn't Be More Bizarre

The FBI gave an utterly bizarre update on its investigation into an attempt to assassinate Republican members of Congress. Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.) …

Dick Durbin