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 2017-06-29 00:44 

MSNBC

Pro wrestlings newest villain: The...... +

Thing 1/Thing 2: His act is he wears a shirt with Hillary Clinton's face all over it and says stuff like, 'I want to help you get jobs with clean energy.'...

 2017-06-29 00:31 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Kelly: Election hacking attempts 'way of the future'... +

Attempts to hack elections will continue in the future, the secretary of Homeland Security said Wednesday -- so election officials better prepare....

 2017-06-29 00:27 

MSNBC

Trumps new Russia strategy: Blame Obama!... +

The president doesn't accept that Russia hacked the election, but he still blames his predecessor for not stopping Russia from doing just that....

 2017-06-29 00:12 

MSNBC

Kaine: GOP should work with Dems on health...... +

Senator Tim Kaine of Ohio says Republicans should let Democrats in on their process and work together on a bipartisan way to fix health care....

 2017-06-29 00:01 

MSNBC

Trump is only making it worse for GOP on...... +

With Senate Republicans clinging to their plan to ram through a deeply unpopular health care bill, Donald Trump - the one person who'd be expected to seal the deal with reluctant members of his party - is only making matters worse....

 2017-06-29 00:00 

Crooks and Liars

USA Gymnastics Apologizes To Sexual Abuse Victims In Open Letter... +

Sadly, the beautiful sport of gymnastics has been tarnished by a problem that is pervasive when it comes to adults coaching young athletes. Incidents of unforgivable sexual abuse of young gymnasts often went unreported and action wasn't taken, USA-Gymnast...

 2017-06-28 23:58 

MSNBC

Matthews: Trump admitted that Russians...... +

Those are powerful admissions for an American President to make, even if his reasons for making them was to blame the 2016 Russian interference on his predecessor....

 2017-06-28 23:50 

MSNBC

Colin Jost: Every deal Trump made has been...... +

Colin Jost and Michael Che of SNL's Weekend Update stopped by to talk about the latest news, calling out Trump's claim of knowing the art of the deal....

 2017-06-28 23:46 

The Atlantic

The Wall Street Journal's Editor: Beware Calling Donald Trump a Liar... +

Gerard Baker thinks the president lies all the time, but insists that applying that appellation puts too high a burden on news organizations....

 2017-06-28 23:41 

Crooks and Liars

Hannity Haz A Sadz Because Tinder Users Won't Date Trump Supporters... +

Sean Hannity is throwing a man-baby size tantrum over the fact that folks are refusing to swipe right on Trump supporting folks trying to find a date on the best online dating (hookup) site, Tinder. On his Wednesday show (aka, right wing cry fest), he whi...

 2017-06-28 23:27 

The Atlantic

The Atlantic Daily: Health Care and Ransomware... +

What hackers got from a global cyberattack, what Senate holdouts want from the health-care bill, what communities lose when teachers commute, and more...

 2017-06-28 23:23 

CNN

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White House disinvites press from fundraiser... +

Hours after telling reporters they would be allowed to cover President Donald Trump's first re-election fundraiser in Washington on Wednesday, the White House abruptly switched course, closing the event to media in a break from past precedent....

 2017-06-28 23:02 

BuzzFeed

This Report Says It's "Highly Possible" Scotland Is About To Enter A Recession... +

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon speaks during the launch of the SNP General Election manifesto at Perth Concert Hall. Jane Barlow / PA Wire/PA Images Scotland's economy is on the brink of recession and will take a "sharp turn for the worse" if t...

 2017-06-28 23:00 

MSNBC

Sen. Warner: Boy, there's a lot of smoke... +

The Senate Intelligence Committee will receive former FBI Director James Comey's memos from his interactions with President Trump....

 2017-06-28 22:56 

BuzzFeed

The Story Behind the Immigrants (We Get the Job Done) Video From The Hamilton Mixtape... +

youtube.com There’s a line that gets repeated several times in “Immigrants (We Get the Job Done),” a track off The Hamilton Mixtape — “It’s America’s ghost writers, a credit is only borrowed” — and...

 2017-06-28 22:55 

CNN

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Schiff: If Trump doesn't act on Russia, could be dereliction of duty... +

The top Democrat on the House intelligence committee said that if President Donald Trump doesn't act on the threat Russia poses, he could be derelict in his duty to protect the United States....

 2017-06-28 22:54 

BuzzFeed

Blue Apron Goes Public On Thursday, But It's Not Looking Pretty... +

Blue Apron For a trendy startup, an initial public offering is supposed to be a neat, pre-packaged experience: by following a simple set of instructions, you end up with a beautiful product that looks like something cooked up by a professional.But the...

 2017-06-28 22:52 

Talking Points Memo

Little Progress Evident As Senate GOPers Hunt Votes For O'Care Repeal... +

WASHINGTON (AP) Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell explored options for salvaging the battered Republican health care bill Wednesday but......

 2017-06-28 22:50 

Media Matters

Report: The nonprofit of frequent Fox News guest and Trump lawyer Jay Sekulow is under investigation... +

The Guardian is reporting that authorities in North Carolina and New York are examining the filings from a nonprofit led by former Fox personality and President Donald Trumps lawyer, Jay Sekulow after reports unveiled that the organization steered tens of...

 2017-06-28 22:50 

Media Matters

Fox guest: "Denying someone Medicaid is not going to kill them. People die on Medicaid all the time"... +

NEIL CAVUTO (HOST):If you have any concern about this, then you're heartless or clueless. For example, these arrests going on Capitol Hill are those who say essentiallythat, the Republican efforts to sort of change this. This is their way of saying, look,...

 2017-06-28 22:50 

NBC

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Fact Check: No Evidence Undocumented Immigrants Commit More Crimes... +

The Trump administration on Wednesday was all about crimes committed by undocumented immigrants. Theres one catch: There's no evidence that undocumented immigrants commit more crime....

 2017-06-28 22:38 

CNN

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House panel looks to bring in Trump associates behind closed doors... +

House investigators are planning on a round of closed-door interviews with associates of President Donald Trump this summer, promising to bring in a former national security adviser to the campaign, while defending their decision to hear Roger Stone's...

 2017-06-28 22:31 

Daily Kos

Spotlight on green news & views: Lesson for Earthlings from woodpecker that destroyed its home... +

This is the 507th editionof the Spotlight on Green News & Views (previously known as the Green Diary Rescue) usually appears twice a week, on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Here is the June 24 Green Spotlight. More than 27,290 environmentally oriented sto...

 2017-06-28 22:29 

Talking Points Memo

Staff Announcement Email... +

Last year I told you we were shifting our business model to a greater reliance on subscription revenue and as......

 2017-06-28 22:20 

Talking Points Memo

Making Ivanka Trump Shoes: Long Hours, Low Pay And Abuse... +

GANZHOU, China (AP) A worker with blood dripping from his head marked a low point in the tense, grinding......

 2017-06-28 22:19 

MSNBC

Dem Senator Vows to Expose Medicaid Cuts...... +

The notion that you might not have the votes now but youll come back in a week and have the votes? Very problematic, Sen. Maria Cantwell tells Greta Van Susteren....

 2017-06-28 22:19 

Talking Points Memo

Authorities In 2 States Now Looking Into Trump Lawyer's Christian Charity... +

Two state attorneys generalannounced that they arereviewing a Christian charity run by one of President Donald Trumps personal attorneys after......

 2017-06-28 22:16 

Talking Points Memo

CNN: Trump Still Unconvinced Russia Interfered In 2016 Election... +

President Donald Trump remains unconvinced that Russia interfered in the 2016 U.S. election despite tweets and White House statements to......

 2017-06-28 22:09 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Trump-Obama relationship reaches historic nastiness... +

It's a long-distance feud, transmitted over the airwaves and on social media, that's now devolved well beyond a small political spat....

 2017-06-28 22:09 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Trump presented with military options for North Korea ... +

US military options for North Korea have recently been updated and are ready to be presented to President Donald Trump if Pyongyang conducts an underground nuclear or ballistic missile test that indicates the regime has made a significant progress towards...

 2017-06-28 22:07 

The Atlantic

How Activism Can Advocate for Art... +

Lil Buck and Jon Boogz use their performances to get people to reconsider what movement can do....

 2017-06-28 22:06 

BuzzFeed

Heres Why Syria Would Even Think About Using Chemical Weapons Again... +

Members of the Syrian government forces sit over the turret of a tank Stringer / AFP / Getty Images The Trump administration seems confident that a US warning Monday headed off a planned chemical attack by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al...

 2017-06-28 22:05 

MSNBC

GOP Senator: I Didnt Come to Washington...... +

Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) joins Greta Van Susteren to explain why she is a no vote on the current Senate health care bill....

 2017-06-28 22:04 

Media Matters

Fox Business' Charles Gasparino: "Just because they don't get insurance doesn't mean they don't get health care"... +

CHARLES GASPARINO: I think what Republicans have to come to some consensus about is can we do this as an iterative process, can we move the ball to the right side of the ledger meaning more conservative by giving states more rights, by curtailing Medicaid...

 2017-06-28 22:04 

Media Matters

Four myths journalists should watch out for during Trumps Energy Week... +

Sarah Wasko / Media Matters The White House has declared this to be "Energy Week" and is pushing a theme of "energy dominance," with a particular emphasis on exports of natural gas. Three of President Trump's cabinet members are out in force this week try...

 2017-06-28 22:04 

Media Matters

Sean Hannity is furious that people are swiping left on Trump supporters on Tinder... +

SEAN HANNITY (HOST): Alright so I don't know if you have the same thing, what do they call this matchmaking thing, timber and all that other stuff that they got? Tinder and all that other stuff? KATIE HOPKINS: Yeah, we have that. HANNITY: OKso thereappare...

 2017-06-28 21:53 

BuzzFeed

This Small Group Of Immigrants Protected From Deportation By Congress Are Now At Risk... +

Undocumented Mexican immigrant Arturo Hernandez Garcia, 44, looks from the front door of his home in Thornton, Colorado. John Moore / Getty Images In late April, Arturo Hernandez-Garcia sat inside an immigration detention center in Colorado facing ...

 2017-06-28 21:50 

The Atlantic

GE CEO Criticizes President Trump on China and the Paris Accords... +

The corporate leader argued that United States cedes national advantages and projects weakness when it disengages from the world....

 2017-06-28 21:49 

BuzzFeed

FBI Agent Indicted In Fatal Shooting Of Rancher During Oregon Standoff... +

LaVoy Finicum, a rancher from Arizona. Rick Bowmer / AP An FBI agent is facing federal charges for allegedly lying about his role in the deadly shooting of Robert "LaVoy" Finicum in Oregon, an Arizona rancher killed at a wildlife refuge during an a...

 2017-06-28 21:46 

MSNBC

Trump's War on the Media is Really a War...... +

Does the media get it right all the time? No -- but journalists get fired for not telling the truth....

 2017-06-28 21:44 

BuzzFeed

9 States And DC Are Standing Up For These Transgender Veterans In A Case Against The Feds... +

Nine states and the District of Columbia took a stand in federal court on Wednesday to support transgender military veterans who are suing the Department of Veterans Affairs to make the agency pay for gender-transition treatment in their health care cover...

 2017-06-28 21:40 

Talking Points Memo

UN Ambassador Haley Shuts Down Possibility Of Moving To Trump Tower... +

WASHINGTON (AP) U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley closed the door Wednesday to the possibility of moving the......

 2017-06-28 21:30 

BuzzFeed

Behind Anthony Padillas Why I Left Smosh Video... +

Still from Anthony Padilla's first video after leaving Smosh. youtube.com When Anthony Padilla released a video announcing his departure from Smosh, a popular online comedy channel, many initially thought it was a hoax — a parody on the a...

 2017-06-28 21:30 

MSNBC

Wednesday's Mini-Report, 6.28.17... +

Today's edition of quick hits....

 2017-06-28 21:30 

Talking Points Memo

Homeland Security Announces Rollout Of New Rules For International Flights Bound For US... +

WASHINGTON (AP) The Homeland Security Department is demanding that airlines around the world step up security measures for international......

 2017-06-28 21:29 

NBC

[ Politics ]

Trump Presses for Passage of Immigration Measures... +

President Trump turned his focus Wednesday to the immigration legislation that fueled him on the campaign trail pressing for Kate's Law to pass Congress....

 2017-06-28 21:28 

The Atlantic

The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: Voulez-Vous Marcher Avec Moi?... +

President Trump accepted French President Emmanuel Macrons invitation to visit Paris on Bastille Day next month....

 2017-06-28 21:24 

NBC

[ Politics ]

Forty Arrested Protesting Health Care on Capitol Hill ... +

Forty protesters were arrested Wednesday for staging sit-ins and demonstrations against the Republican healthcare plan, according to Capitol Police. ...

 2017-06-28 21:21 

Talking Points Memo

FBI Agent Indicted On Charges Of Lying About Firing Shots At Oregon Occupier... +

An FBI agent has been indicted on federal charges for allegedly lying about firing a weapon at LaVoy Finicum, the......

 2017-06-28 21:12 

MSNBC

Can Dems and GOP Pass Health Care Before...... +

Sen. Tom Carper (D-DE) joins Chuck Todd to discuss whether the Democrats can work with Republicans on a bipartisan health care bill....

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