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 2018-11-11 21:36 

CNN

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'It's impossible' to finish recount by deadline, Palm Beach county election supervisor says...

The election overseer for a critical county in Florida confirmed to CNN on Sunday what observers in both parties had begun to predict: There is no way Palm Beach County's machine recount will be finished by the Thursday deadline....

 2018-11-11 21:08 

CNN

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Rick Scott's campaign announces three more election lawsuits...

Florida GOP Gov. Rick Scott is filing three complaints against county election officials as a recount has gotten underway in the Senate contest between him and Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson....

 2018-11-11 21:00 

Daily Kos

Rising Arctic temperatures triggering alarms about climate change...

Higher temperatures during winters in the Arctic are more than just a temporary rise—they're further signs of the warming of the Earth, and they'll affect more than just polar bears. Last year's temperatures in the Arctic were the warmes...

 2018-11-11 20:47 

Talking Points Memo

Miriam Adelson, Wife Of GOP Megadonor Sheldon, Will Receive Medal Of Freedom...

Miriam Adelson — the doctor, philanthropist, political donor to conservative causes and wife of GOP megadonor Sheldon Adelson — will......

 2018-11-11 20:32 

Slate Magazine

France's Macron Sends Clear Message to Trump: "Nationalism is a Betrayal of Patriotism"...

More than 60 world leaders gathered in Paris Sunday to mark 100 years since the end of World War I, and although the general theme was unity, President Donald Trump seemed determined to stand apart. While world leaders took a bus to the Arc de Triomphe an...

 2018-11-11 20:29 

MSNBC

How Russia is responding to Democrats taking control of the House...

Former U.S. Ambassador to Russia, Michael McFaul, MSNBC international analyst, says Russian media have an interesting take on Democrats winning back the House....

 2018-11-11 20:29 

MSNBC

Will some newly-elected dems support Nancy Pelosi for speaker?...

Incoming freshman congresswoman Deb Haaland with her take on how democrats should approach President Trump and whether Nancy Pelosi should be speaker....

 2018-11-11 20:26 

CBS News

Ted Cruz on "Face the Nation" blames Democrats in wake of Thousand Oaks, California, shooting...

"Their political agenda is instead to try to restrict the Second Amendment rights of law abiding citizens," Cruz said...

 2018-11-11 20:23 

ThinkProgress

As White House screams fraud in Florida, several Republican candidates are still awaiting more votes...

Since the late hours of Tuesday night, when the statewide elections in Florida began to slowly but steadily tighten, Republicans have been screaming bloody murder about voter fraud as the two leading candidates — Republicans Rick Scott, running for ...

 2018-11-11 20:22 

ThinkProgress

Melania Trump got to cosplay in Africa last month. Turns out Ivanka almost beat her to it....

As much of the world knows by now, Melania Trump used her visit to Africa last month as the backdrop for a fashion shoot masquerading as a charity appeal, in which she cosplayed scenes from Raiders of the Lost Ark and Out of Africa. Turns out, Ivanka almo...

 2018-11-11 20:15 

Daily Kos

Rep. Steve King refers to immigrants as 'dirt', lies about it afterwards...

Last week, archconservative publication Weekly Standard reported on an exchange between Republican white nationalist Rep. Steve King and his Iowa supporters in which they referred to immigrants as "dirt" coming from Mexico . It resulted in a treme...

 2018-11-11 20:09 

The Atlantic

The Worst Is Yet to Come for California's Wildfires...

Two fires have left 25 people dead in the state. But even insurance companies think blazes will be bigger in just a few decades....

 2018-11-11 20:06 

Mother Jones

Democrats Demand Acting Attorney General's Recusal From Russia Investigation...

Top Democrats demanded Sunday that acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker step aside from overseeing special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, arguing that he has demonstrated a "clear ...

 2018-11-11 19:51 

Slate Magazine

The NFL's Hottest Celebration Craze Is Respecting Your Elders...

Everything old is new again. A week after the New Orleans Saints' Michael Thomas grabbed a cell phone and did his best impersonation of Joe Horn circa 2003 , Kansas City Chiefs receiver Tyreek Hill paid homage to another legendary celebration from the...

 2018-11-11 19:49 

MSNBC

Who Won The Week?...

After an eventful seven days, Joy Reid asks her panel of experts one important question: who won the week? Michelle Bernard, Jennifer Rubin, and Maria Hinojosa weigh in....

 2018-11-11 19:41 

Talking Points Memo

Mississippi Senator In Runoff Jokes About Sitting In 'Front Row' Of 'Public Hanging'...

Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-MS), who is currently campaigning in a runoff election for that seat against Democratic challenger Mike Espy, joked......

 2018-11-11 19:36 

MSNBC

#MomentOfMaxine...

In this week's #MomentOfMaxine, Congresswoman Maxine Waters talks about a new position within the House of Representatives, and responds to criticism from other legislators....

 2018-11-11 19:25 

CNN

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Trump's Paris trip marked by missed moments -- and a dire warning...

First it was a second-place replacement for his own grand military parade. Then it was a stately gesture to illustrate an alliance he's done little to cultivate. After a midterm election drubbing, it was an opportunity to retreat and regroup....

 2018-11-11 19:25 

MSNBC

The Trump Spars With Reporters...

President Trump's longstanding feud with the press came to a head this week in a tirade against CNN's Jim Acosta whose white house press credentials were revoked. As justification, Sarah Huckabee Sanders tweeted a doctored video of Acosta's in...

 2018-11-11 19:15 

Daily Kos

We must not be complicit in Trump's distortion of the huge Democratic Midterm 2018 win...

The country is divided into pseudo-ideological lines. As such, discerning reality by the lowliest informed makes altering implanted beliefs, subliminal or otherwise much more difficult. And it is that realization that makes the Democratic Midterm 2018 a b...

 2018-11-11 19:10 

MSNBC

California Wildfires...

As California wrestles with devastating wildfires, President Trump uses his twitter platform to attack both heroes and victims. And California's fire fighter's union responds, calling the President's tweets shameful....

 2018-11-11 19:08 

CNN

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New York Times: White House balances a complicated dynamic between Melania and Ivanka Trump...

White House aides face a complicated dynamic in managing the activities of the first lady and first daughter, The New York Times reported Sunday....

 2018-11-11 19:03 

Washington Post

Schumer: Dems set to push Mueller shield bill over Whitaker...

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is pledging to tie a measure to protect special counsel Robert Mueller to must-pass legislation if acting attorney general Matthew Whitaker does not recuse himself from oversight of the probe...

 2018-11-11 18:51 

Crooks and Liars

Rick Santorum: Minorities 'Should Be Voting' For Trump...

Former Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum on Sunday asserted that minorities "should be voting" for Donald Trump for the sake of their "well-being."; While speaking on the CNN's State of the Union panel, Santorum argued tha...

 2018-11-11 18:43 

ThinkProgress

Trump properties made millions off the midterm election...

Trump-owned and branded properties cashed in during the midterm elections, according to a CNN analysis which found that campaigns and outside groups spent at least $3.2 million at the hotels and resorts. The CNN analysis of Federal Election Commission dat...

 2018-11-11 18:42 

MSNBC

Michelle Obama: "I'd never forgive him."...

In her book, "Becoming" Former First Lady Michelle Obama shares some intimate details about her experience in the white house. She recounts an event that she will never forgive President Trump for. Joy Reid and her panel of guests discuss. Michell...

 2018-11-11 18:35 

Crooks and Liars

Doctors Run NRA Off The Road With 'This IS My Lane' Responses...

The NRA is the just the one to give advice to doctors, right? Certainly any doctor worth their salt would take guidance from the richest and most powerful manufacturers and lobbyists of killing machines super seriously, no? No. Doctors — pediatricia...

 2018-11-11 18:34 

Talking Points Memo

Dems To DOJ Ethics Official: Tell Us If You've Advised Whitaker On Mueller Recusal...

Top House and Senate Democrats — including the current minority leaders in both chambers as well as the ranking members......

 2018-11-11 18:32 

Washington Post

Florida, Georgia testing strength of new Dem coalition...

With Florida and Georgia undecided, strength of Democrats' Trump-era coalition unclear...

 2018-11-11 18:30 

Mother Jones

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 2018-11-11 18:30 

Vox

Riverdale's return to the '90s is the show at its nonsensical batshit best...
 2018-11-11 18:30 

Daily Kos

French President says "nationalism is a betrayal of patriotism" right in front of Trump...

On Sunday, French President Emmanuel Macron delivered a speech to 80 world leaders, including President Donald Trump. World leaders gathered in Paris, France for a ceremony to commemorate the 100th year anniversary of the end of World War I. Macron made a...

 2018-11-11 18:23 

MSNBC

Trump On The World Stage...

President Macron of France condemned nationalism in support of patriotism in a speech. Joy Reid and her expert panel of guest gather to discuss what this means for President Trump and his reputation from a global perspective. Natasha Bertrand, Jon......

 2018-11-11 18:10 

CNN

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Florida county collects uncounted ballots left in a mail facility...

The elections board in Florida's Miami-Dade County has collected a set of mysterious ballots in the Opa-locka mail facility after Democrats raised concern about the uncounted votes....

 2018-11-11 18:08 

The Atlantic

Nadler Says 'Lackey' Whitaker Will Be First Witness...

The incoming chairman of the House Judiciary Committee says acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker needs to explain how he can impartially oversee the Mueller probe....

 2018-11-11 18:05 

The Atlantic

Who Is the Most Underrated Superhero?...
 2018-11-11 18:03 

ThinkProgress

Kellyanne Conway insists doctored White House video of CNN reporter isn't doctored...

It is universally understood, at least by everyone in a world governed by facts, that video shared by the White House last week of a confrontational moment between Donald Trump and CNN journalist Jim Acosta was doctored. The footage was altered to make it...

 2018-11-11 18:01 

The Atlantic

Photos: The Woolsey Fire Leaves Devastation in Malibu, California...

The Woolsey Fire and nearby Hill Fire have forced the evacuations of nearly 250,000 residents from their homes near the Pacific Coast in California's Los Angeles and Ventura counties....

 2018-11-11 17:55 

Talking Points Memo

Death Toll Hits 25 From Wildfires At Both Ends Of California...

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities called in a mobile DNA lab and anthropologists to help identify the dead as the......

 2018-11-11 17:52 

Vox

Macron denounces nationalism as avowed "nationalist" Trump stands steps away...

The two leaders'...

 2018-11-11 17:41 

NBC

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Trump pays tribute to the veterans and alliances of two world wars...

President Trump paid tribute on Sunday to Americans who fought in the two world wars, saying the nation is forever in their debt....

 2018-11-11 17:40 

CNN

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Kellyanne Conway says her husband's criticism of Whitaker appointment 'not relevant'...

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway said Sunday that her husband's views on President Donald Trump's appointment of acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker are...

 2018-11-11 17:38 

Talking Points Memo

Conway On Doctored Video WH Released: 'That's Not Altered, That's Sped Up'...

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway asserted Sunday that a "sped-up" video is not the same as an "altered" video, while......

 2018-11-11 17:31 

The Atlantic

Putin's Favorite Congressman Has Lost His Re-Election...

Dana Rohrabacher lost his reelection bid after two decades in Congress. Democrats could now dig in to his Kremlin ties....

 2018-11-11 17:30 

Daily Kos

Doctored White House video shows Republicans believe in unlimited gov't power—when they wield it...

This isn't the first time our government has lied to us. Other lies, such as those told by the George W. Bush administration in order to justify their unprovoked invasion of Iraq, have had a much more direct impact on people's lives here in our co...

 2018-11-11 17:15 

CBS News

Trump marks 100 years since end of World War I with tribute to fallen soldiers...

"It is our duty to preserve the civilization they defended and to protect the peace they so nobly gave their lives to secure one century ago"...

 2018-11-11 17:14 

The Atlantic

A Veterans Day Apology From Saturday Night Live and Pete Davidson...

The comedian walked back an insulting joke about incoming Republican Congressman Dan Crenshaw, who lost an eye fighting in Afghanistan....

 2018-11-11 17:06 

Crooks and Liars

Sam Donaldson Is Helping To Sue Trump For Banning CNN's Jim Acosta: 'He's Not Going To Get Away With It'...

Veteran journalist Sam Donaldson on Sunday slammed Donald Trump's "small base" of voters, and revealed that he's participating in a lawsuit against the president for banning CNN's Jim Acosta from the White House. In a Sunday interview ...

 2018-11-11 16:45 

Washington Post

Meet the House Democrats who will be running the show...

A look at the favorites to lead House committees with Democrats in charge of the House...

 2018-11-11 16:44 

Mother Jones

French President Rebukes Trump's "America First" Mantra...

President Donald Trump's troubled trip to France took a turn for the worse on Sunday. After Trump faced international criticism Saturday for skipping a planned visit to the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery to honor soldiers killed in World War I, he rece...

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