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Trevor Noah on Trump's 'bullshit foundation he built his career on'

Comics discussed Trump’s weekend tweets, the 1982 untruth that got Trump on the Forbes list, and the scandal-hit EPA chief Scott Pruitt<p>Late-night hosts on Monday discussed reports that Trump attorney Michael Cohen might cooperate with federal prosecutors, and EPA secretary Scott Pruitt’s mounting …

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DNC lawsuit against Trump campaign divides party – but could reveal key facts

Experts say suit alleging election conspiracy could inform the public about Trump and Russia, but some Democrats have voiced concern<p>By suing the Trump campaign, the Russian government and others, the Democratic National Committee has opened up a new front in a legal battle that is either a campaign …

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Murphy-Jolly for the win? — Trump’s cash cow: Mar-a-Lago — Board meets to investigate school shooting — Paul Tudor Jones in ‘Me Too’ crosshairs

<b>By Marc Caputo</b> (mcaputo@politico.com; @MarcACaputo) and <b>Matt Dixon</b> (mdixon@politico.com; @Mdixon55), with <b>Emily Goldberg</b> (egoldberg@politico.com; @ejgold94) and the staff of POLITICO Florida<p><b>Good Tuesday morning.</b> The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission Meeting convenes for …

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The Democrats’ lawsuit isn't as nutty as it sounds

When you don’t know what else to do, sue.<p>To critics in both major national parties, the Democratic National Committee seemed to be following that dubious legal advice by filing a lawsuit last week that alleges collusion between Russia and Donald Trump’s presidential campaign.<p>Without naming Trump, …

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Master Trump Russia Timeline Vol 9: The Great American Treasury Heist marches on

April 17 —<p>Anastasia Vashukevich claims that the Kremlin is trying to jail her as Thailand officials add prostitution and “criminal association” …

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Washington Watch: Yes, there was collusion

The evidence of collusion is overwhelming. What we are still waiting to find out is the impact, if any, on the 2016 election and what is being done …

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“He Abuses Everyone Around Him” According to Those Who Know Trump

Donald Trump is a bully. He displayed that all throughout the primaries, with his name calling and the ugly rumors he either began or participated …

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Roger Stone’s attorney demands DNC preserve servers following lawsuit against Trump campaign, Russia

Roger Stone's attorney is demanding the Democratic National Committee preserve its database servers and electronic equipment, referencing the DNC …

Government

Roger Stone: DNC Lawsuit Opens Door For Discovery, "Going To Find Out If They Were Really Hacked"

Roger Stone, a former top Trump advisor, is named in the DNC's lawsuit alleging collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign, along with Jared …

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How the Klan Act of 1871 is Fighting Voter Intimidation Today

Four Virginia voters filed a lawsuit last week charging a discredited "voter fraud" activist with violating two key federal civil rights laws that …

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Trump frets about threats to his Cohen of silence

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Cheers and Jeers: Monday

<b>Cheers and Jeers for</b> <b>Monday, April 23, 2018</b><p><b>Note:</b> I don’t know what the Amish are up to, but they’ve been <i>waaaay</i> too quiet lately. Vigilance, people. …

Liberal View

NYT Reporter Hits Back At Trump, Says She Knows Who The 'Drunk/Drugged-Up Loser' Is

New York Times reporter Maggie Haberman tweeted on Saturday that a source quoted in her story derided by Donald Trump as a “drunk/drugged up loser” is likely former Trump campaign aide Sam Nunberg.<p>A story by Haberman and two other Times reporters on Friday examined the likelihood that the …

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Trump pal Roger Stone calls Barbara Bush a 'vindictive drunk,' loses GOP speaking gig

Roger Stone, a former adviser to President Trump, lost an invitation to speak at a Florida Republican group's annual dinner due to negative remarks he made about former first lady Barbara Bush.<p>The Okaloosa Republican Executive Committee "uninvited" Stone over comments he made to the right-wing …

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Are Trump’s lawyers selling him a bill of goods, or is he not listening?

President Trump is so unwilling to accept reality, and his advisers, even his lawyers, may be afraid of telling him the truth. Either Trump misunderstood what they’ve told him or his lawyers are making stuff up to pacify him:<p>Ty Cobb said the special counsel investigation would be over last …

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Faces of NXIVM: An alleged cult's inner circle and beyond

Keith Raniere has surrounded himself with rich, famous<p>Keith Raniere has courted the rich and famous for years through his leadership of NXIVM, the secretive Colonie, N.Y.-based "executive success program" that critics have described as a cult. Now, he has everyone's attention.<p>NXIVM made news …

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'We're meeting North Korea in months and we're talking about porn stars': MSNBC conservative rips Trump's priorities

Appearing on MSNBC Sunday afternoon, GOP strategist Susan Del Percio once again lamented President Donald Trump’s destructive Twitter habits which …

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Meet the Press- April 22,2018

CHUCK TODD:<p>This Sunday Russia and the growing pressure on President Trump. Republicans win the release of former F.B.I. Chief James Comey's memos.<p>SEAN HANNITY:<p>This is a big, big beginning to the end of what has been a witch hunt.<p>CHUCK TODD:<p>But the memos reinforce Comey's version of events.<p>JAMES …

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Donald Trump ally says Dem suit could backfire

One of President Trump’s original political backers warned the Democratic National Committee he’s coming after the computer servers.Roger Stone, an …

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Trump Pis*ing Contest w/NYT Escalates, Roger Stone Probably Reason Bushes Banned Him From Funeral

The pen is mightier than the sword and facts are mightier than the fulminations of Donald Trump, who was probably in a worse humor than normal when …

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Melania Trump takes White House staffers who knew Barbara Bush to funeral

First lady Melania TrumpMelania TrumpTrump lawyer tried to apologize to Melania over Stormy Daniels payment: report Florida GOP group says it …

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Trump lawyer reportedly apologized to Melania Trump for Stormy Daniels payment

According to longtime Trump adviser Roger Stone, Trump reportedly treats attorney Michael Cohen like "garbage."<p>Michael Cohen, Trump’s longtime lawyer …

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Infowars’ Alex Jones admits Sandy Hook shooting did happen — after victims’ families sue him for defamation

After being sued for defamation over his claims that the Sandy Hook Elementary mass shooting was a “false flag” or government-funded hoax, Infowars’ …

Liberal View

Trump lashes out as legal risks pile up

The president whacks back at reports his longtime attorney may flip and claims the Mueller probe is ‘based on an illegal act.’<p>For much of his week at Mar-a-Lago, President Donald Trump seemed almost reserved by the standards of his Twitter feed, save for sustained attacks on former FBI Director …

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Steve Bannon Steps Down From Breitbart News After Drawing Fire From Trump

<b>Washington:</b> Steve Bannon has stepped down as executive chairman of <i>Breitbart</i> <i>News</i>, the right-wing news website said on Tuesday, after the former White …

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Roger Stone Says Trump Treats Michael Cohen like 'Garbage'

Click here for reuse options! A new report shows that the president's attorney may have good reason to turn against him.Roger Stone said President …

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‘Snitches get stitches’: Watch MSNBC’s Joy Reid speculate on the identity of Trump’s ‘drunk/drugged up’ informant

A gleeful Joy Reid read off President Donald Trump’s manic tweetstorm from Saturday morning about the New York Times’ Maggie Habermann and couldn’t …

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View from the Left: Avenatti's forecast for Trump gets even stormier—he won't serve out his term

"For years, Mr. Cohen has acted like he is above the law," she told reporters. "He has played by a different set of rules or, should we say, no rules …

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Former Prosecutor Lays It Out: Trump/Russia Was A High Tech Watergate

Former Watergate prosecutor Nick Akerman said that the Trump/Russia scandal is a high tech Watergate, and an example of the technology catching up …

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The Democrats’ circumstantial case against the president who beat them

One of the marvels of modern life is that our cultural behavior still hasn’t caught up to the pace and volume that we’re bombarded with. Human brains never had to consider the concept of “trillions” until the past hundred years or so, and we’re simply unprepared for it. One hundred? Sure. One …

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