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 2018-04-19 23:18 

Bill O'Reilly

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 2018-04-19 23:17 

MSNBC

Bloomberg: Rosenstein tells Trump he's not a target for Mueller...

Bloomberg reports "Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein told President Donald Trump last week that he isn't a target of any part of Special Counsel Robert Muller's investigation."...

 2018-04-19 23:00 

Daily Kos

Trump is making it hard to vote for his cabinet nominees—even when they're not terrible...

Finding members for Donald Trump's cabinet may seem like the simplest thing in the world. No matter what the job, think of the person who would be least qualified to assume that role. The previous secretary of Energy was a PhD physicist with expertise...

 2018-04-19 23:00 

Bill O'Reilly

O'Reilly on Breaking News From the Dept. of Justice, Homelessness in San Francisco, & an Extended Interview with Brett Tolman...

I don't know what they're talking about because they don't know what they're talking about...I'm specifically referring to commentators an guests on opinion shows. Click here to become a Premium Member....

 2018-04-19 23:00 

Bill O'Reilly

O'Reilly on Breaking News From the Dept. of Justice, Homelessness in San Francisco, & an Extended Interview with Brett Tolman...

I don't know what they're talking about because they don't know what they're talking about...I'm specifically referring to commentators an guests on opinion shows....

 2018-04-19 22:58 

NY Times

Cuomo Team Pressed Officials to Skip Protest of His Pressure Tactics...

Before a rally condemning Gov. Andrew Cuomo's "bullying tactics," some City Council members got calls from the governor's aides imploring them not to go....

 2018-04-19 22:57 

The Atlantic

What's Next for the Man Who Brought Down Lance Armstrong...

Floyd Landis, a former teammate of the cyclist's, just won more than $1 million in a legal case against Armstrong. Here are his thoughts on the suit, cycling, and his onetime rival....

 2018-04-19 22:55 

CNN

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Snapshots from the US-Mexico border...

CNN went with Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen as she traveled to the US-Mexico border on Wednesday....

 2018-04-19 22:54 

Talking Points Memo

"It's Relatively Remote"...

TPM Reader KM gives us some color on the El Caribe social club ... Being from Brooklyn, I wanted to......

 2018-04-19 22:53 

Talking Points Memo

Trump Will Skip Barbara Bush Funeral, Sending First Lady...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump won't be joining his wife in attending the memorial service of former first lady......

 2018-04-19 22:46 

BuzzFeed

A Gunman Ambushed And Killed Two Sheriff's Deputies In Florida...

The deputies were shot through the window of a Chinese restaurant in Trenton, about 30 miles west of Gainesville, officials said. The suspected gunman was dead when additional authorities arrived....

 2018-04-19 22:45 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Bolton, Kudlow on the rise, but risks abound...

President Donald Trump has seen a parade of favored aides come and go his first year in office, some more quickly than others. But rarely have two advisers been as publicly praised or as internally aggrandized as national security adviser John Bolton and ...

 2018-04-19 22:40 

Daily Kos

Emboldened by Trump, anti-abortion activists rush to pass extreme measures before the midterms...

No one is more aware than anti-abortion activists that the time is now to push through their dream legislation before the window of opportunity closes. The Washington Post writes : Mississippi's governor just signed a law, more restrictive than in any...

 2018-04-19 22:38 

Washington Post

Trump will skip Barbara Bush funeral, sending first lady...

President Donald Trump won't be joining his wife in attending the memorial service of former first lady Barbara Bush. Bush was the matriarch of a political dynasty that Trump often clashed with during his 2016 campaign....

 2018-04-19 22:37 

CNN

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US-backed Syrian fighters capture militant linked to 9/11...

The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces have captured an individual the US assesses to be Mohammed Haydar Zammar, a Syrian-born German national linked to the 9/11 terrorist attacks....

 2018-04-19 22:31 

CNN

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James Comey, political animal...

Former FBI director James Comey is very, very concerned with ensuring that he is not perceived as a political guy....

 2018-04-19 22:31 

ThinkProgress

Major teachers union cuts ties with Wells Fargo over its relationship with the NRA...

The American Federation of Teachers (AFT), with 1.7 million members, has officially cut ties with banking giant Wells Fargo for the company's ongoing relationship with the National Rifle Association (NRA). According to USA Today, the move came after W...

 2018-04-19 22:30 

ThinkProgress

Facebook moves billions of international user accounts to California to avoid European privacy law...

In the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Mark Zuckerberg was at pains to emphasize how eager he was to protect users' personal information — including supporting a piece of landmark European Union legislation on data privacy. At the time,...

 2018-04-19 22:28 

Pamela Geller

Romania to relocate embassy to Jerusalem...

Bravo. World antisemitism is such that merely recognizing the Jewish capital of the Jewish state is a bold and daring act. Recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital is more than ceremony, it is a stand against jihad terror and Islamic imperialism. Bra...

 2018-04-19 22:20 

NY Times

Trailblazers in Politics and Civil Rights...

Two new books profile the legacies of Alfred E. Smith, the former governor of New York, and Constance Baker Motley, the first black female federal judge....

 2018-04-19 22:20 

Daily Kos

Donald Trump finally hired a new lawyer—and it's Rudy Giuliani...

After a great deal of trying, Donald Trump now has a new lawyer. If you're wondering who would be dumb enough to join the Trump legal team at this late and precarious date, wonder no more: It's Rudy Giuliani . "I'm doing it because I hope ...

 2018-04-19 22:13 

NBC

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Rudy Giuliani joins Trump legal team, hoping to end probe...

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is joining Donald Trump's legal team, NBC News confirmed Thursday....

 2018-04-19 22:11 

Washington Post

EPA watchdog opens latest investigation into Pruitt security...

The internal watchdog at the Environmental Protection Agency has launched yet another investigation of travel and security spending involving embattled administrator Scott Pruitt....

 2018-04-19 22:08 

CNN

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Democrats to Veterans Affairs nominee: Tell the White House where you stand on privatization...

Democratic senators who have met with White House physician Ronny Jackson, the President's pick to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs, have made clear that privatization of veterans' medical care is a red line for them....

 2018-04-19 22:06 

The Atlantic

The Atlantic Daily: The Cherry on Top...

NASA's new administrator, Scandal's final episode, the post-Millennial staff of the Museum of Ice Cream, and more...

 2018-04-19 22:04 

The Atlantic

Will Andrew McCabe Be Prosecuted?...

Former Justice Department attorneys said a criminal referral for the former FBI deputy director and frequent target of President Trump was expected, given the contents of a recent Inspector General's report....

 2018-04-19 22:04 

The Daily Beast

Inside Katie Couric's Disastrous Yahoo Experiment...

Mike Windle/Getty When Katie Couric left mainstream broadcast media in 2013 for an anchor role at Yahoo!, fronting their new global news channel, press speculation and comment about the move spawned acres of fascinated newsprint coverage. The decision of ...

 2018-04-19 22:01 

BuzzFeed

The Top Democrat In The Senate Now Supports Decriminalizing Marijuana...

In a broad outline of planned legislation shared with BuzzFeed News, Schumer also plans to boost minority and women-owned marijuana businesses....

 2018-04-19 22:01 

BuzzFeed

More Than 60 Senators Are Now Calling For Congress To Overhaul How It Handles Sexual Harassment...

"Echoing our Senate colleagues, 'Everyone deserves to work in an environment free from harassment and discrimination.' We urge you to bring legislation before the full Senate without delay to ensure that the congressional workplace embodies th...

 2018-04-19 22:01 

BuzzFeed

Trump Just Got Three New Lawyers, And One Of Them Is Rudy Giuliani...

Giuliani and lawyers Martin Raskin and Jane Raskin will join the president's legal team, joining his remaining outside lawyer Jay Sekulow and White House lawyer Ty Cobb....

 2018-04-19 22:01 

MSNBC

Condiment collusion: Russian dressing or Mayo-chup?...

Mayo-chup is now a thing and Chuck thinks that when it comes to condiments, maybe collusion isn't so bad....

 2018-04-19 22:00 

Daily Kos

This Week in Statehouse Action: Blame It On The Rain edition...

April showers, etc. But capricious springtime weather isn't keeping your local lawmaker down. But with only 27 legislatures in session this week (and four of those adjourning sine die), could action in statehouses be a little bit of ... a washout? Ha!...

 2018-04-19 21:55 

MSNBC

Will Trump's ego get in the way of a potential meeting with North Korea?...

The Deadline panel on the White House confusion ahead of Trump's potential historic meeting with the North Korean dictator...

 2018-04-19 21:55 

MSNBC

Stormy Daniels' attorney: I predict Trump will not serve out his full term...

Michael Avenatti reacts to new developments in a case similar to his clients & new developments in his clients case against Trump, Cohen...

 2018-04-19 21:54 

CNN

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Senior GOP source: 'Likely' the public will have access to Comey memos...

Former FBI Director James Comey's memos about his interactions with President Donald Trump are...

 2018-04-19 21:54 

MSNBC

Fmr. FBI Asst. Dir.: "I'm troubled" by criminal charge referral against McCabe...

Former FBI asst. dir. Frank Figliuzzi on the DOJ inspector general's recommendation against Fmr. FBI deputy Director Andrew McCabe...

 2018-04-19 21:54 

MSNBC

Why it's becoming more likely Michael Cohen will "flip" on Trump...

WaPo's Robert Costa, Weekly standard's Charlie Sykes, Former FBI asst. dir. Frank Figliuzzi on the legal storm surrounding Trump's attorney...

 2018-04-19 21:53 

MSNBC

According to Trump, there's a lot that people don't know...

Tonight, Chuck's obsessed with things people don't know. Apparently, the president seems to think there's a lot of that....

 2018-04-19 21:53 

Talking Points Memo

Court Rules Against Trump Policy To Withhold Grants From Sanctuary Cities...

CHICAGO (AP) — The federal government cannot withhold public safety grants from cities that refuse to cooperate with President Donald......

 2018-04-19 21:47 

MSNBC

Silence as acceptance? What happens when Trump attacks non-partisan institutions...

Former Political Columnist Ron Fournier joins MTP Daily to discuss how non-partisan institutions and figures have responded to Trump's attacks....

 2018-04-19 21:46 

MSNBC

Warner on Giuliani: Trump legal team 'expands and contracts' with his tweets...

Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) responds to the news that Rudy Giuliani has joined Trump's legal team and says he has "no comment."...

 2018-04-19 21:45 

Washington Post

D.C. lawmaker who said Jews control the weather visits Holocaust Museum...

For Trayon White Sr., a guided tour of genocide is unfinished business...

 2018-04-19 21:44 

Media Matters

Right-wing media lash out at "social justice warriors" after backlash over racist incident in a Philadelphia Starbucks...

Two black men were arrested in a Philadelphia Starbucks Two black men were arrested in a Philadelphia Starbucks as they sat waiting for a third person without buying anything. On April 12, Rashon Nelson asked to use the restroom at a Philadelphia Starbuck...

 2018-04-19 21:44 

Talking Points Memo

Today We Learned That Manafort Has 'Millions' Tied Up Because Of A Money Laundering Count...

At a hearing Thursday morning, Paul Manafort's attorneys made a dense and heady argument that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's money......

 2018-04-19 21:40 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Giuliani joining Trump's personal legal team...

President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Jay Sekulow announced Thursday that Rudy Giuliani is joining the President's personal legal team....

 2018-04-19 21:37 

Crooks and Liars

Sandy Hook Parent Calls Out Alex Jones: 'It's Time For This To End'...

Sandy Hook parent Neil Heslin has a message for Alex Jones: It's time for Jones to stop using them as his foil for fun and profit. "It's hurtful. It continues to open the wound more and more. But, you know, to have somebody come up to me and s...

 2018-04-19 21:35 

MSNBC

Warner: 'Still wrestling' with Pompeo vote, on whether he will be 'steadying hand' on foreign policy...

Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.), Vice Chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, tells Chuck he is still undecided on whether he will vote to confirm CIA Director Mike Pompeo as the next Secretary of State....

 2018-04-19 21:30 

MSNBC

Thursday's Mini-Report, 4.19.18...

Today's edition of quick hits....

 2018-04-19 21:30 

Daily Kos

Manafort was under investigation because Mueller suspected he was Trump's back channel to Russia...

Paul Manafort's attorneys have been arguing in court that in prosecuting Manafort, Special Counsel Robert Mueller has exceeded his authority . The idea that Mueller was in the weeds is completely belied by the letter that Mueller's team produced ,...

 2018-04-19 21:29 

Washington Post

Rudy Giuliani to join Trump legal team in Russia probe...

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is joining the legal team defending President Donald Trump in the special counsel's Russia investigation....

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