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 2018-04-21 03:04 

The Gateway Pundit

HAH! Andrew McCabe "Upset" After James Comey Throws Him Under the Bus...

It's the battle of the dirty cops. Andrew McCabe, James Comey and Loretta Lynch are all throwing each other under the bus as their corruption begins to bubble up to the surface. It's a glorious thing to watch. James Comey threw McCabe under the bu...

 2018-04-21 03:00 

Daily Kos

Republicans' tax cut scam proving a windfall for Wall Street, making it a hard sell on Main Street...

Republicans are already finding it a challenge to run on their single new legislative accomplishment in the Trump era—the tax scam. Voters are underwhelmed by it, if not downright hostile to it, and most people just aren't going to see much reli...

 2018-04-21 03:00 

Crooks and Liars

C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Quicksilver Messenger Service...

Woo Hoo! It's not just any Friday. It's 420 Friday. In May of 1970, San Francisco band Quicksilver Messenger Service set up camp at Opaelua Lodge in Hawaii to record their 4th album Just For Love . The laid-back surroundings inspired them quite a ...

 2018-04-21 02:49 

MSNBC

DNC files lawsuit against Trump camp, others over 2016 hack...

In a remarkable echo of the Watergate era, the DNC has filed a lawsuit against the Donald Trump campaign, members of Trump's inner circle, Russia, Wikileaks, and others over the hack of e-mails and other data by Russia during the 2016 campaign....

 2018-04-21 02:30 

Daily Kos

ICE kept a 22-year-old man with Down Syndrome detained for three weeks...

Campaign Action Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) arrested Juan Gaspar-Garca, a 22-year-old diabetic man with Down syndrome, during a workplace raid and kept him detained for three weeks before releasing him to his outraged Florida community. Acco...

 2018-04-21 02:27 

MSNBC

Former Stormy Daniels lawyer cooperating in Michael Cohen probe...

Rachel Maddow reports breaking news from the Washington Post that Keith Davidson, the former lawyer for Stormy Daniels and Karen McDougal, is cooperating in the federal investigation of Donald Trump confidant Michael Cohen....

 2018-04-21 02:00 

Daily Kos

Republican appointed to succeed lawmaker killed by drunk driver failed to disclose his own DUIs...

The Indianapolis Star reported on Thursday that in 2003, when Luke Messer was persuading local Indiana GOP leaders to appoint him to replace a state representative who had been killed by a drunk driver, Messer kept his own two DUIs a secret . Messer got t...

 2018-04-21 02:00 

The New Republic

If It Seems Too Good to Be True......

North Korea's announcement that it will be shutting down its nuclear tests is great news. But there's one giant caveat here....

 2018-04-21 01:53 

BuzzFeed

The Only Time Trump Dissed Flynn Was To The FBI Director After He Was Told The FBI Knew Flynn Was Lying...

Donald Trump's questioning of Michael Flynn's judgment came at a dinner with James Comey the day after the acting attorney general had told the White House the FBI knew Flynn was lying about his contacts with the Russian ambassador....

 2018-04-21 01:33 

CNN

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Former lawyer for Stormy Daniels cooperating with Cohen probe, spokesman says...

Keith Davidson, the lawyer at the center of agreements with two women paid to keep silent about alleged affairs from more than a decade ago with Donald Trump, is cooperating with the probe into the President's personal lawyer Michael Cohen, Davidson&#...

 2018-04-21 01:32 

CNN

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White House talking points on Syria before Haley's interview cite intended Russia sanctions...

The day before US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley went on national television saying that new sanctions would be announced against Russia, the White House sent out a list of talking points to surrogates advocating such a move. But the day after she annou...

 2018-04-21 01:30 

Daily Kos

Cuomo's belated restoration of felon voting rights is welcome, but he's motivated by pure cynicism...

In a surprise move, Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Wednesday that he would issue an executive order to restore the voting rights of most of New York's 35,000 citizens who are currently disenfranchised because they are on parole for a felony...

 2018-04-21 01:26 

MSNBC

Jacob Soboroff joins NASA on a trip to Greenland...

NASA's Operation Ice Bridge tracks how climate change is affecting the earth's all-important polar regions....

 2018-04-21 01:25 

Crooks and Liars

Cheeto Lied His Way Onto The Forbes 400 -- And Lordy, There Are Tapes!...

How pathetic can you get? In 1984, "John Bannon" told a Forbes reporter they underestimated his net worth. V ia Washington Post: The official was John Barron — a name we now know as an alter ego of Trump himself. When I recently rediscovered...

 2018-04-21 01:16 

MSNBC

Trump hits 108 days at his own golf properties...

The president spent five hours at the Trump International Golf Club on a workday marking the 108th day he's spent at one of his own golf properties since taking office....

 2018-04-21 01:16 

The Gateway Pundit

Once Again Speaker Ryan and Senate Leader McConnell Are Nowhere to be Found After Trump AND HIS FAMILY are Sued by DNC...

Guest post by Joe Hoft After two years of the media and Democrat Party trying to link the Trump campaign to Russia they have found nothing. Then today the DNC sued the Trump Campaign, including the President and his family, Russia and Wikileaks today for ...

 2018-04-21 01:16 

The Duran

Trump takes to Twitter to slam OPEC over 'artificially high' oil prices...
 2018-04-21 01:09 

Crooks and Liars

Dem Senators Want Trump To Explain His Ties To The Koch Brothers...

I look at how Democrats are gearing up for the midterms, and I like what I see. Let's bring right-wing pond scum out into the light and let them shrivel in the sun. Via McClatchy: A group of Democratic senators is asking the administration to explain ...

 2018-04-21 01:07 

BuzzFeed

Meet The Very Good Dog Bringing Comfort To The Bill Cosby Jury...

Turks has the tough job of keeping the jury in good spirits as they spend more than two weeks sequestered from their families....

 2018-04-21 01:03 

MSNBC

Sen. Bernie Sanders: It's time to decriminalize marijuana...

The Vermont senator discusses his bill to change federal marijuana law and why Trump "deserves credit" for addressing U.S. trade policy....

 2018-04-21 01:00 

Daily Kos

Senate Democrats demand to know just how much influence the Kochs have in Trump's White House...

The Koch brothers pick a lot of public fights with the party they've bankrolled, including most recently pushing the Republicans to finally legislate a solution for Dreamers. But in private, when they're raising money among their wealthy friends, ...

 2018-04-21 00:54 

CNN

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US rights report lashes Russia but neglects women's issues...

The US State Department's human rights report for 2017, released Friday, appeared to reflect the Trump administration's worldview by scaling back on the reporting of women's issues and choosing not to identify the West Bank or Gaza Strip as te...

 2018-04-21 00:51 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Top enlisted soldier says he has 'no concerns' about transgender service members...

The US Army's top enlisted soldier says he has never heard of any problems resulting from transgender persons serving in the military, echoing the sentiments of the top officer, the Army chief of staff. Speaking to reporters at the Pentagon on Friday,...

 2018-04-21 00:47 

MSNBC

DNC Chair Perez on suit: 'We're protecting our democracy'...

Chairman Tom Perez speaks to "All In" exclusively about the DNC's lawsuit against the Trump campaign, Russian officials, and Wikileaks, accusing them of interfering with the 2016 presidential election....

 2018-04-21 00:47 

The Gateway Pundit

SICK. YouTube Removes Video of Iranian Morality Police Beating Woman in "Inappropriate Hijab" (VIDEO)...

YouTube Removes Video of Khomeiniist Regime Morality Police Violence Against Women Is Google-YouTube in partnership with the wicked Iranian Ayatollahs? It looks that way. YouTube deleted video this week of the Iranian morality police beating a woman for a...

 2018-04-21 00:41 

CNN

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Republicans left behind in blue Democratic wave of new women candidates...

Record numbers of women are running for Congress this year, but there is a sharp contrast between Republicans and Democrats....

 2018-04-21 00:40 

Washington Post

Stormy Daniels's former lawyer said to be cooperating with federal probe of Michael Cohen...

Keith Davidson has been contacted by federal authorities investigating Trump's personal lawyer and has turned over "limited electronic information," a spokesman said....

 2018-04-21 00:30 

Daily Kos

As Trump gains confidence in his own exquisite judgment, the nation hangs on his every whim...

Wow—are we ever in an A-plus pickle as a nation. Donald Trump has now lost all the aides who were apparently capable of tempering his ideas and even steering him in the opposite direction on merciful occasions. That means we should all get a lot mor...

 2018-04-21 00:29 

Washington Post

Judge: Trump lawyer must make sworn statement to slow suit...

President Donald Trump's personal lawyer must declare in writing that his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination may be jeopardized if legal proceedings aren't delayed in a lawsuit filed by porn actress Stormy Daniels, a judge said Frida...

 2018-04-21 00:26 

Washington Post

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is charged again, accused of misusing charity's donor list in campaign...

The governor, who has also been charged with invasion of privacy, has so far refused to step down....

 2018-04-21 00:20 

MSNBC

Sean Penn: Trump has people rooting for The Joker...

Actor Sean Penn says Americans are losing their grip on reality versus fantasy, which explains people rooting for a villain like Trump "against their own interests." In a provocative interview with MSNBC anchor Ari Melber about the actor's new...

 2018-04-21 00:20 

Mother Jones

New Data Shows How Trump is Targeting Immigrants Who Have Been Here for Years...

It's been widely reported that, emboldened by Trump's hardline stance on the topic, Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents are increasingly broadening the scope of their deportation operations. Data released Thursday confirms that ICE is no lo...

 2018-04-21 00:16 

MSNBC

Comey Memos boomerang on Trump, adding to potential obstruction case...

MSNBC Chief Legal Correspondent Ari Melber shows how the leaked Comey memos depict Trump as someone who is "canny and sophisticated" and "hellbent" on squashing any legal threat from within the Justice Department....

 2018-04-21 00:14 

CNN

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Justice Dept. watchdog looking into Comey's handling of memos...

The Justice Department's internal watchdog has interviewed multiple individuals who saw copies of former FBI Director James Comey's memos recounting his conversations with President Donald Trump prior to Thursday's widespread release, accordin...

 2018-04-21 00:12 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Donald who? 2020 prospects hit New York for 'temperature tour'...

The Rev. Al Sharpton may have very well introduced the next Democratic nominee when he welcomed a quintet of potential 2020 primary contenders to chilly New York City for a...

 2018-04-21 00:11 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Greitens indicted on felony computer-tampering charge...

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens was indicted Friday on a felony charge of computer tampering relating to his campaign's alleged procurement of a nonprofit donor list without the charity's knowledge....

 2018-04-21 00:10 

CNN

[ Politics ]

They fled Maria in Puerto Rico; now they're in motels...

Florida has become the epicenter for an...

 2018-04-21 00:07 

Slate Magazine

My Theory About the Number of Memos Comey Gave His Friend Was Wrong...

On Thursday, the Justice Department sent Congress James Comey's contemporaneous memos documenting his conversations with President Donald Trump, and those memos were then obtained by the press. The documents seemed to offer previously unreported detai...

 2018-04-21 00:05 

The Duran

German Parliament says US-led Syria strike violated international law...
 2018-04-21 00:03 

Washington Post

Lobbyist tied to condo leased by EPA chief retires from firm...

The fossil-fuels lobbyist tied to the bargain-priced Capitol Hill condo leased by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt is taking early retirement as a result of the scandal....

 2018-04-21 00:00 

MSNBC

Matthews: Students are holding officials accountable on gun violence...

Chris brings up Friday's student walkout to protest gun violence and how it was on the 19th anniversary of Columbine mass shooting....

 2018-04-21 00:00 

Daily Kos

Mike Pence's Indiana abortion law declared unconstitutional...

The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago has ruled an Indiana abortion ban signed into law by then-Gov. Mike Pence in 2016 unconstitutional . The law would prevent women from having abortions based on the gender, race, or disability of the fetus. ...

 2018-04-21 00:00 

The Daily Beast

White House Attorney Ty Cobb Says Trump's Interview Negotiations With Mueller Are Still On...

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast The president's personal legal team is still negotiating a possible interview between President Trump and special counsel Robert Mueller, according to White House lawyer Ty Cobb. "The Cohen searches, while the...

 2018-04-20 23:49 

Washington Post

HHS secretary recovering at home after hospital stay...

A spokeswoman says health secretary Alex Azar is recovering at home in Indianapolis after his second hospitalization in less than a week for treatment of a painful bowel condition....

 2018-04-20 23:49 

MSNBC

Humiliating: Leaked Tapes catch Trump bizarrely posing has own spokesperson...

Investigative Journalist Jonathan Greenberg joins Ari Melber to discuss newly uncovered tapes from his 1984 interview with Donald Trump, in which Trump pretended to be his own spokesperson and lied about his assets to make the Forbes 400 list.......

 2018-04-20 23:44 

MSNBC

WaPo: Trump lied to get on Forbes 400...

Trump repeatedly "conned" his way onto the Forbes 400 list of the richest people in the country in the early 80s....

 2018-04-20 23:37 

BuzzFeed

Hundreds Of Planes Will Undergo Emergency Inspections After A Woman Was Killed On A Southwest Flight...

The inspections, ordered Friday, will apply to planes using a popular type of jet engine....

 2018-04-20 23:37 

BuzzFeed

AT&T, Verizon, And T-Mobile Are In Trouble For Being Shady...

Collusion and fake ring tones: This week in cellular carriers that are up to no good....

 2018-04-20 23:37 

BuzzFeed

Trump's Move To Dismantle Obamacare Could Backfire And Lead To Billions In Extra Money For The Insurance Industry...

Last fall, the White House declared it was getting tough on health insurers by taking away a key Obamacare subsidy. Now the government could end up having to pay billions more to the insurance industry than if it had done nothing....

 2018-04-20 23:31 

Daily Kos

Cheers and Jeers: Rum and Resistance FRIDAY!...

From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE... Late Night Snark: Just Another Week on Planet Dampnut "President Trump's lawyer Michael Cohen---known for paying hush money to his clients---revealed that he has another client: Sean Hannity. Today Hannity said, &#...

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