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 2018-08-14 16:00 

MSNBC

Tuesday's Campaign Round-Up, 8.14.18...

Today's installment of campaign-related news items from across the country....

 2018-08-14 16:00 

Daily Kos

Trump campaign is trying to shut Omarosa down with arbitration filing...

The Trump campaign is going after Omarosa Manigault Newman for violating her nondisclosure agreement: "Donald J. Trump for President, Inc. has filed an arbitration against Manigault-Newman with the American Arbitration Association in New York City, fo...

 2018-08-14 15:57 

NBC

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Trump campaign takes legal action against Omarosa...

President Donald Trump's campaign took legal action against Omarosa Manigault Newman Tuesday....

 2018-08-14 15:51 

Crooks and Liars

Even Neil Cavuto's Panel Can't Fathom Trump's 'Dog' Tweet...

Fox News hosts Juan Williams and Neil Cavuto seemed stunned on Tuesday after President Donald Trump tweeted that his former aid, Omarosa Manigault, is a "dog." Moments after Williams joined Cavuto, who was guest hosting a Fox Business show, Trump ...

 2018-08-14 15:50 

MSNBC

Death toll of Italy bridge collapse expected to rise dramatically...

The death toll of the highway bridge collapse in Genoa, Italy is expected to rise dramatically. NBC News' Matt Bradley joins Ali Velshi and Stephanie Ruhle to explain....

 2018-08-14 15:48 

MSNBC

Trump campaign takes legal action against ex-aide Omarosa...

The Trump campaign is filing an arbitration case against a former aide Omarosa Manigault Newman as her book, "Unhinged" is officially released....

 2018-08-14 15:42 

ThinkProgress

Stumping in New York, Trump blames dearth of fracking for high taxes...

President Donald Trump linked New York's taxes to the state's restrictions on fossil fuel development in a speech on Monday, arguing that such policies have hindered jobs and driven state costs up. While in the city of Utica stumping for Rep. Clau...

 2018-08-14 15:41 

Crooks and Liars

CBS Releases Omarosa Audio: Aides Discuss Trump Using N-Word...

Last night, former Trump spokesperson Katrina Pierson denied she knew Trump used the n-word on Fox News saying her conversation with Omarosa, "did not happen," but CBS released a new Omarosa tape which catches her on tape doing exactly what Omaros...

 2018-08-14 15:40 

NBC

[ Politics ]

Omarosa: Trump used 'derogatory' term for Puerto Ricans; Kelly fought hurricane aid...

Former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman blames White House chief of staff John Kelly for the...

 2018-08-14 15:36 

ThinkProgress

Oklahoma school shuts down to protect transgender student from violent threats...

A group of parents planned a silently rally outside an Oklahoma school Tuesday morning on a behalf of a transgender 12-year-old who has been subjected to threats of violence. The school is closed through Wednesday in response to those threats. The student...

 2018-08-14 15:30 

Daily Kos

Trump sinks even lower, calling Omarosa a 'dog,' though he wanted to use another word...

Omarosa Manigault Newman's book, Unhinged: An Insider's Account of the Trump White House, is now officially on sale to the public. And like her aptly titled book, her former boss has spent the last few days reminding everyone that he is unhinged, ...

 2018-08-14 15:29 

Slate Magazine

At Least 25 Dead After Major Bridge Collapses in Italy...

Italian authorities are reporting that at least 25 people are dead after a massive section of a bridge in the city of Genoa collapsed during a rainstorm Tuesday, according to the Associated Press ....

 2018-08-14 15:29 

Washington Post

AP source: Trump campaign files arbitration action against Omarosa Manigault Newman alleging breach of secrecy agreement...

AP source: Trump campaign files arbitration action against Omarosa Manigault Newman alleging breach of secrecy agreement....

 2018-08-14 15:27 

CBS News

TSA administrator says domestic surveillance program "makes an awful lot of sense"...

The "Quiet Skies" program has been criticized for tracking American citizens not suspected of any crimes...

 2018-08-14 15:26 

Media Matters

As hundreds of newspapers plan editorials to denounce Trump's war on the press, Fox hosts attack the newspapers...

Melissa Joskow / Media Matters Fox News and Fox Business hosts are slamming hundreds of newspapers as "anti-Trump" and "fake news" for coordinating to publish editorials on August 16 denouncing President Donald Trump's war on the press...

 2018-08-14 15:26 

CBS News

Millennial women talk candidly about Trump, immigration and guns...

A panel includes three Republicans and three Democrats between the ages of 26 and 24 who plan to vote in November's midterms...

 2018-08-14 15:20 

MSNBC

Russia is likely to approve of Trump's......

Congress is concerned about the Trump administration recognizing Crimea as Russian soil. Trump isn't overly concerned with Congress' concerns....

 2018-08-14 15:15 

ThinkProgress

Trump won't stop tweeting out evidence he's actively obstructing justice...

As special counsel Robert Mueller reportedly examines President Trump's tweets for evidence of obstruction of justice, Trump began his first morning back at work in nearly three weeks with a string of tweets approvingly quoting a right-wing commentato...

 2018-08-14 15:10 

ThinkProgress

Nebraska set to execute man with drug cocktail experts warn could cause excruciating pain...

The state of Nebraska is set to execute Carey Dean Moore Tuesday using an untested drug cocktail that experts said could make Moore feel like he is being "burned alive from the inside." The cocktail of drugs includes a sedative, a muscle relaxer, ...

 2018-08-14 15:08 

CBS News

Midwest primaries test Trump appeal against "blue wave"...

Wisconsin, Minnesota, Vermont and Connecticut all have primaries Tuesday...

 2018-08-14 15:07 

Talking Points Memo

Health Care Primer: Short-Term Insurance, Long-Term Damage...

Last week, HHS Secretary Alex Azar gave a speech at the conference of the conservative policy and lobbying powerhouse ALEC in......

 2018-08-14 15:05 

Mother Jones

Parkland's David Hogg on "Blatantly Racist" Media Coverage and 6 Months of Fighting Like Hell...

One week after the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, in February, student survivors, outraged with Washington's "thoughts and prayers," took to CNN to declare politicians complicit in the deaths of the...

 2018-08-14 15:01 

Washington Post

Jimmy Carter backs Democrat for Georgia governor...

Former President Jimmy Carter is backing Democrat Stacey Abrams in the race for Georgia governor, becoming the third U.S. president to weigh in....

 2018-08-14 14:57 

Slate Magazine

Sundance Winner Minding the Gap Is About So Much More Than Skateboarding...

Watching the young skateboarders in Bing Liu's Minding the Gap , which follows three young men as they warily make their way from adolescence into adulthood, you sometimes get the feeling they've learned the secret of defying gravity. As Bing foll...

 2018-08-14 14:57 

MSNBC

Is Omarosa beating Trump at his own game?...

Dozens of White House aides have signed non-disclosure agreements in exchange for working for Trump, according to reports. Yet former WH aide Omarosa Manigault Newman says she did not sign one....

 2018-08-14 14:56 

Slate Magazine

YouTube Is Adding Fact-Check Links for Videos on Topics That Inspire Conspiracy Theories...

Banning Alex Jones isn't the only thing YouTube is doing to stem conspiracy theories on its platform. The company recently began linking to Wikipedia and Encyclopedia Britannica articles below some videos that cover subjects that are often muddied by ...

 2018-08-14 14:56 

Daily Kos

Did Omarosa sign a nondisclosure agreement? Either way, it's a red flag on a corrupt White House...

Donald Trump claims that Omarosa Manigault Newman shouldn't be talking about her time in his White House because she signed a nondisclosure agreement ... which means that the Trump White House made employees sign nondisclosure agreements , something t...

 2018-08-14 14:54 

ThinkProgress

Andrew Wheeler goes on Sinclair to spread questionable data on auto efficiency rollback plan...

Acting Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler, in one of his first television interviews, championed the Trump administration's widely criticized efforts to roll back Obama-era auto fuel efficiency and emissions standards. ...

 2018-08-14 14:54 

Media Matters

Alex Jones threatens Sandy Hook parents with cease and desist letters if they keep talking about his conspiracy theories...

ALEX JONES (HOST): So I'm asking the families: In the memory of your children and the memory of the truth -- you say it's super hurtful to hear these things, I agree. So I'm saying how do you continue to say that and say I said it if it's ...

 2018-08-14 14:48 

BuzzFeed

People Are Combining Merida From "Brave" With Classic Scottish Tweets And The Results Are Hilarious...

Is it too late to re-record the voices for Wreck-It Ralph 2? View Entire Post...

 2018-08-14 14:47 

NY Times

Wisconsin Governor Primary Election Results...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Wisconsin Primary Election Results: First House District...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Wisconsin Primary Election Results: Fourth House District...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Wisconsin Primary Election Results: Fifth House District...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Vermont Primary Election Results: At-Large House District...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Wisconsin Primary Election Results: Seventh House District...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Wisconsin U.S. Senate Primary Election Results...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Minnesota Governor Primary Election Results...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Minnesota Primary Election Results: Seventh House District...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Minnesota Primary Election Results: First House District...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Vermont Governor Primary Election Results...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Connecticut Governor Primary Election Results...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Minnesota Primary Election Results: Third House District...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Minnesota U.S. Senate Primary Election Results...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Minnesota Primary Election Results: Eighth House District...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Minnesota Primary Election Results: Fifth House District...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

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Connecticut U.S. Senate Primary Election Results...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

NY Times

Vermont U.S. Senate Primary Election Results...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

NY Times

Minnesota Primary Election Results: Fourth House District...

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 2018-08-14 14:47 

NY Times

Minnesota U.S. Senate Special Primary Election Results...

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