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 2018-04-25 14:08 

ThinkProgress

Federal judge says DACA protections must remain, Trump's efforts to rescind program are 'egregious'...

A federal judge ruled Tuesday that an Obama-era program protecting certain young undocumented immigrants from deportation must remain in place, giving the Trump administration 90 days to restate its arguments for canceling the program before the order tak...

 2018-04-25 14:06 

MSNBC

For his next trick, the EPA's Scott......

First, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt went after the agency's science advisers. Now he's going after science itself....

 2018-04-25 14:05 

Washington Post

What does 'America first' really mean?...

OF AMERICA | Seven people from around the country tell us what they see as America's role in the world now....

 2018-04-25 14:01 

Slate Magazine

Twitter Executives Report Strong Numbers, Discuss Privacy During Q1 Earnings Call...

Twitter reported better-than-expected results Wednesday during its first-quarter earnings call. CEO Jack Dorsey told investors that the company's revenue growth was up 21 percent year over year, with a total of $665 million for the quarter. Daily acti...

 2018-04-25 14:01 

CNN

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Dem reps seek answers on Donald Trump's cell phone use...

Two Democratic lawmakers are inquiring about the steps the White House is taking to make sure President Donald Trump's personal communications are protected after it was reported that Trump has ramped up the use of his personal cell phone....

 2018-04-25 14:01 

Media Matters

Fox & Friends claims it's somehow "more insidious" that the person Comey gave his memos to had FBI clearance...

AINSLEY EARHARDT (CO-HOST): In the interview and in the book [James Comey] did admit to leaking. And this guy, his name is Daniel Richman, and we are just learning he had SGE. That is a special status at the FBI, "special government employee" is w...

 2018-04-25 14:01 

Media Matters

Right-wing media take remarks CNN's Jim Acosta made about death threats out of context...

Right-wing media are taking a clip of an interview with Jim Acosta out of context to claim that CNN's chief White House correspondent was disparaging President Donald Trump's voters as "just not smart enough." But a closer look at the inte...

 2018-04-25 14:00 

Pamela Geller

Google Search Manipulation Can Swing Nearly 80 Percent of Undecided Voters: Report...

A blistering new study shows that Google can actually sway the minds of up to 80 percent of undecided voters with negative search results....

 2018-04-25 13:58 

CNN

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Live: James Comey CNN town hall...

Former FBI Director James Comey will answer questions at a CNN town hall, moderated by Anderson Cooper. Follow here for the latest....

 2018-04-25 13:56 

ThinkProgress

Steve Mnuchin said he wasn't interested in the solar eclipse, but photos say otherwise...

When the public first learned about Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's trip aboard a (pricey) military jet to tour Fort Knox last August, it didn't take an astrologer to note the interesting timing of the visit: It fell on the same day as the sol...

 2018-04-25 13:55 

Daily Kos

Black mental health matters. That's why Stevante Clark deserves treatment instead of jail...

While mental illness in America is generally misunderstood and demonized, black people who experience it are stigmatized in multiple ways. In a country where the Supreme Court once signed off on the idea that blacks were only three-fifths of a person, see...

 2018-04-25 13:54 

CNN

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Live updates: White House press briefing...

Sarah Sanders takes questions as controversy swirls around Ronny Jackson, Trump's pick to lead the VA. Here's the latest....

 2018-04-25 13:48 

Talking Points Memo

The Hidden Hand Of A Casino Company In Trump's Contact With Vietnam...

Trump's first call with the Vietnamese prime minister was arranged by Marc Kasowitz, a Trump personal lawyer who has another......

 2018-04-25 13:44 

The Gateway Pundit

Foul-Mouthed Vicente Fox: Donald Trump Has Ruined the American Dream for Non-Americans...

Wasn't that the point of his election? Foul-mouthed former Mexican President Vicente Fox attacked President Trump in a recent Newsweek op-ed. Fox wrote that Trump has "ended the American dream for hundreds of thousands of Americans and non-America...

 2018-04-25 13:39 

BuzzFeed

An Indian Guru Has Been Jailed For Life For Raping A Teenage Girl...

Police are now on high alert for riots by followers of Asumal Sirumalani, known to his supporters as Asaram Bapu....

 2018-04-25 13:30 

MSNBC

Escaping Yemen with help from strangers on social media...

Author Mohammed Al Samawi fled Yemen in 2015 during the country's civil war, and he detailed the experience in the book 'The Fox Hunt.' Al Samawi joins Morning Joe to discuss the book and his experience....

 2018-04-25 13:30 

Slate Magazine

"I Was Margo Martindale, Private Dick"...

The actress Margo Martindale appeared in a number of feature films and television series before winning an Emmy for her role as Mags Bennett in the FX show Justified at the age of 60. But she has probably become best known for her recurring role on anothe...

 2018-04-25 13:27 

The Gateway Pundit

Brave Georgetown University Student Confronts Pelosi over "Crumbs" Comment (VIDEO)...

A college student at Georgetown University confronted Minority Leader Pelosi over her infamous "crumbs" comments. Pelosi, a multi-millionaire, compared $1,000 bonuses to working Americans to "crumbs." Democrats become more and more like th...

 2018-04-25 13:27 

Washington Post

The Latest: Travel ban opponents protest at Supreme Court...

The Latest on arguments at the Supreme Court over President Donald Trump's ban on travelers from several mostly Muslim countries. (all times local):...

 2018-04-25 13:25 

The Atlantic

The Handmaid's Tale and the Suffering of Women...

In entertainment, when does empathy become exploitation?...

 2018-04-25 13:25 

CNN

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For one moment, Trump sounded like he just wanted to walk away from it all...

For just one second during a press conference with the French President, President Donald Trump sounded like someone who wants to walk away from it all. And that's with his political allies running Congress....

 2018-04-25 13:23 

MSNBC

With Cohen in hot seat, will he stay by Trump's side?...

Investigative reporter Megan Twohey discusses President Trump's reaction to questions about pardoning Michael Cohen and if Cohen would consider flipping on the president....

 2018-04-25 13:20 

MSNBC

Governor to speak at law enforcement......

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens (R) may be facing multiple felony counts, but he's nevertheless scheduled to speak at a law-enforcement event today....

 2018-04-25 13:20 

Daily Kos

In a huge blow, federal judge rules that U.S. must resume DACA and begin accepting new applications...

The Trump administration's plans to turn the United States into a white supremacist dreamscape took an enormous hit on Tuesday, when a federal judge ruled Tuesday that the U.S. government needed to stop acting like a dictatorship and begin accepting n...

 2018-04-25 13:20 

Crooks and Liars

New Pruitt EPA Proposal Would Ban Actual Science Used To Set Policy...

The vicious climate vandalism of the Trump brigands leads me to believe that Republicans are actually a Christian suicide cult. I mean, how else do you blow up the world your children and grandchildren inherit? Because you want Jesus to return and rapture...

 2018-04-25 13:19 

The Daily Beast

Stephen Colbert Roasts Trump's Failed Attempt to Hold Melania's Hand: 'She Was Not Having It'...

CBS/screengrab First Lady Melania Trump may have stolen the show with her wide-brimmed white hat when French President Emmanuel Macron and wife Brigitte arrived at the White House on Monday. But Stephen Colbert thinks the choice of headwear had a less fas...

 2018-04-25 13:12 

MSNBC

Harry Reid breaks silence on Russia, impeachment...

Harry Reid is breaking his silence in an exclusive new NBC News interview. The former Nevada senator weighed in on the Russia investigation and President Trump. Reporter Heidi Przybyla joins Morning Joe to discuss....

 2018-04-25 13:10 

CNN

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Ronny Jackson's VA nomination is dead. He just doesn't know it yet....

Late Tuesday, the White House made clear that Dr. Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's pick to head the Veterans Affairs department, was not going to withdraw his nomination amid a panoply of questions about drinking on White House trips and doling...

 2018-04-25 13:09 

Slate Magazine

Federal Judge Rules Trump Administration Must Accept New DACA Applications...

A federal judge in Washington has issued the most resounding rejection yet of the Trump administration's justification for dismantling the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, ruling on Tuesday not only that the administration must continue...

 2018-04-25 13:05 

Talking Points Memo

Renegade GOPer Attacks McConnell Over Foreign-Born Wife...

With Senate campaign faltering, coal baron and reputed evil person Don Blankenship charges McConnell with conflicted loyalties over wife who......

 2018-04-25 13:05 

Crooks and Liars

Swamp Creature Mick Mulvaney Tells Bankers: You Pay, You Play...

Morning Joe regulars discuss Trump's continuing problems with his cabinet officials and appointees. "Joe, the bad headlines for members of President Trump's cabinet continue to mount with interim director of the Consumer Financial Protection B...

 2018-04-25 13:00 

Pamela Geller

Yazidis who suffered under ISIS face forced conversion to Islam amid fresh persecution in Afrin...

The Yazidis, who were recently the target of massacre, rape and sex slavery by Isis, are now facing forcible conversion to Islam under the threat of death from Turkish-backed forces which captured the Kurdish enclave of Afrin on 18 March....

 2018-04-25 13:00 

Slate Magazine

A Documentary Reveals the Dangerous Fickleness of Online Fame in China...

"Should I be ashamed? How about you?" The 21-year-old woman stares into her webcam, eyes flat under heavy false eyelashes and her long hair parted, half spilling over her left shoulder. "You self-righteous douchebags!"...

 2018-04-25 13:00 

Daily Kos

Jackson's rocky nomination has White House aides, GOP senators scrambling to contain Trump...

Donald Trump careened all over the place Tuesday on his stalled nomination for Veterans' Affairs chief, Dr. Ronny Jackson. One second he blamed Democratic obstruction for Jackson's sudden implosion, the next he mused that if he were in Jackson'...

 2018-04-25 13:00 

Crooks and Liars

Fox Hosts Freak Out Over Reporter's 'Stupid' Question To Trump: 'How Can You Call Yourself A Journalist?'...

The hosts of Fox News' Outnumbered program on Tuesday lashed out at ABC White House correspondent Jonathan Karl after he asked President Donald Trump about the possibility of granting a pardon to embattled Trump attorney Michael Cohen. On Tuesday'...

 2018-04-25 12:59 

Media Matters

Tomi Lahren on migrant caravan: "We cannot afford to import poverty, we have enough of our own"...

TOMI LAHREN (FOX NEWS CONTRIBUTOR): Even if they are planning to stop at the border and seek asylum, here is the cold, hard truth that the Democrats and the left don't want you to understand, and that is we cannot afford to import poverty, we have eno...

 2018-04-25 12:58 

Talking Points Memo

The Deep National Enquirer State...

The head of that ridiculously large security detail EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt created for himself also does 'investigations' for The......

 2018-04-25 12:56 

Talking Points Memo

Jackson Called 'Candy Man' For Giving Out Meds, Drunkenly Banged On Door Of Female Employee...

As White House physician Ronny Jackson vows to continue with the battle to become the head of the Department of......

 2018-04-25 12:54 

The Daily Beast

Melania Trump Is Letting Her State Visit Wardrobe Do the Talking...

Saul Loeb/Getty Melania Trump shimmered in silver, sequin Chanel couture, and looked as if she wanted to scream. Mrs. Trump held hands with her husband, the president, on Tuesday night and she did not swat his hand away, at least not in front of the camer...

 2018-04-25 12:53 

NBC

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Republicans won in Arizona last night. But the margin should scare them....

Republican Debbie Lesko pulled out a win, but it was probably too close for comfort for the GOP....

 2018-04-25 12:45 

Slate Magazine

Hank Azaria on The Simpsons' Apu: "I'm Perfectly Willing to Step Aside"...

Earlier this month, The Simpsons directly addressed the renewed controversy around Apu, the Indian American character at the center of comedian Hari Kondabolu's smart, critical documentary The Problem With Apu . The episode , which involved shrugging ...

 2018-04-25 12:43 

Washington Post

APNewsBreak: Military sex assault reports jump 10 percent...

U.S. officials say reports of sexual assaults across the military jumped by nearly 10 percent in 2017, a year that saw a massive online nude-photo sharing scandal rock the services, triggering greater awareness of sexual harassment and other similar compl...

 2018-04-25 12:40 

MSNBC

'Republicans shouldn't be hitting the......

If the latest special-election results aren't making Republicans nervous, they're not paying close enough attention....

 2018-04-25 12:35 

Talking Points Memo

MSNBC Promotes Claim That Joy Reid's Homophobic Blog Posts Result Of Hack...

After a new batch of homophobic blog posts that appear to be written by liberal MSNBC host Joy Reid surfaced......

 2018-04-25 12:30 

Daily Kos

Morning Digest: Democrat Katie Hill's latest ad features the candidate literally climbing a mountain...

The Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest is compiled by David Nir, Jeff Singer, Stephen Wolf, and Carolyn Fiddler, with additional contributions from David Jarman, Steve Singiser, Daniel Donner, James Lambert, David Beard, and Arjun Jaikumar. AZ-08: Arizona...

 2018-04-25 12:22 

The Gateway Pundit

LIBERAL BACKFIRE: NRA Breaks 15 Year Fundraising Record...

Guest post by Mike LaChance at American Lookout: The left and their allies in media have spent almost three months demonizing the National Rifle Association. They even tried to blame the NRA for the shooting in Parkland, which is absurd. All of this atten...

 2018-04-25 12:15 

Talking Points Memo

Coal Baron GOPer Says McConnell Has Conflict over Wife's Chinese Birth...

National Republicans led by Mitch McConnnell are pulling out every stop to block the West Virginia Senate campaign of disgraced......

 2018-04-25 12:08 

BuzzFeed

A Danish Inventor Has Been Sentenced For Life Over The Murder Of Journalist Kim Wall...

Wall, who had been working on a story about inventor Peter Madsen, was killed in August last year....

 2018-04-25 12:02 

MSNBC

NJ governor reflects on his first 100 days in office...

New Jersey's Gov. Phil Murphy has been on the job for 100 days, and he joins Morning Joe to discuss accomplishments, future plans on taxes, growing the economy and recreational marijuana legalization. Gov. Murphy also discusses Texas Gov. Greg Abbott....

 2018-04-25 12:00 

Pamela Geller

Merkel admits "another form of anti-Semitism" has entered Germany with Muslim migrants, is "dismayed" Jewish schools and synagogues now need police protection...

"We have a new phenomenon, as we have many refugees among whom there are, for example, people of Arab origin who bring another form of anti-Semitism into the country."...

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