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 2018-11-15 23:17 

AP

AP source: Whitaker told Graham that Mueller probe to go on...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker has told Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation will proceed. That's according to a person fam......

 2018-11-15 23:17 

NBC

[ Politics ]

'Creep shot': Firestorm over photo of Ocasio-Cortez posted on Twitter...

The reporter, Eddie Scarry of The Washington Examiner, was met with backlash after posting a photo of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the newly-elected congresswoman....

 2018-11-15 23:16 

Washington Examiner

Melania Trump shrugs off critics...

First lady Melania Trump shrugged off those who have criticized her "Be Best" initiative at a conference Thursday on building a culture of responsibility online, saying it's a motivator in continuing her efforts to combat cyberbullying....

 2018-11-15 23:16 

The Hill

Human Rights Campaign chief to leave organization next year...

Human Rights Campaign (HRC) President Chad Griffin is set to leave his role at the organization next year....

 2018-11-15 23:15 

Washington Examiner

Commerce's Ross says China tariff hike still set for January...

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Thursday that the U.S. is unlikely to get a formal deal with China in time to hold off on an increase in tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods from 10 percent to 25 percent at the beginning of next year, even i...

 2018-11-15 23:15 

Fox News Insider

Greg Gutfeld: Michael Avenatti Deserves Due Process Despite Attacks on Kavanaugh...

With the arrest of celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti, Greg Gutfeld said Thursday that the reflex is to cite the irony of the situation -- warning that critics can be better than the 47-year-old....

 2018-11-15 23:14 

NY Times

On Politics With Lisa Lerer: A Chat With the Next Governor of Illinois...

Talking to J.B. Pritzker, the billionaire governor-elect, about the path forward for Democrats; plus, a guide to ranked-choice voting....

 2018-11-15 23:13 

Breitbart.com

Gray Wolves Risk Losing Federal Protection Under Republican Bill...

(AP) — An environmental group has sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to preserve federal protections for gray wolves....

 2018-11-15 23:12 

LifeZette

Georgia GOP Leader Warns About Ulterior Motives Behind Today's Ballot Battles...

'Shenanigans is the word I have been using for over a week,' Ginger Howard told Laura Ingraham on Thursday morning in a radio interview...

 2018-11-15 23:10 

The Daily Caller

OPINION: Florida Recount Exposes The Danger Of Non-Citizen Voting...

Demand voting integrity or live with destructive consequences...

 2018-11-15 23:10 

Vox

Why Cardi B (and every other celebrity on Instagram) loves Fashion Nova...

The inexpensive, flashy brand has skyrocketed in popularity thanks to social media influencers....

 2018-11-15 23:10 

Reason.com

The Florida Gubernatorial Race Is Over, and Trump Ally Ron DeSantis Has Won...

Though not as hotly contested as the U.S. Senate race, Florida's gubernatorial race has a clear winner....

 2018-11-15 23:08 

RedState

Surprise! Florida's Next Governor Won't Be DeSantis or Gillum...

Florida politics: never boring....

 2018-11-15 23:07 

Breitbart.com

Missing St. Louis Ballerina Found Dead in Rural Missouri Lake...

Police are investigating after authorities found a St. Louis ballerina dead in the waters of a rural Missouri lake, state highway patrol officials announced Thursday....

 2018-11-15 23:06 

VDARE

Audacious Epigone: NEW YORK MAGAZINE Contemplates Secession—The Time For Political Dissolution Draws Nearer...

Political dissolution is an idea whose time has come. Advocating it a decade ago was met with mockery [...]...

 2018-11-15 23:05 

The Blaze

Singer Celine Dion launches gender-neutral clothing line for babies and kids...

Canadian singer Celine Dion has launched Clinununu, a gender-neutral children's clothing line. Dion, 50, partnered with designers Iris Adler and Tali Milchberg from the kids'......

 2018-11-15 23:05 

The Hill

Overnight Energy: Trump to meet fire victims in California| Head of NPS climate adaptation program resigns| Dems criticize FERC nominee...

TRUMP TO VISIT CALIFORNIA, MEET WITH FIRE VICTIMS: President Trump will travel to California on Saturday as deadly wildfires continue to ravage the state....

 2018-11-15 23:03 

Breitbart.com

Caravan Migrants Admit They Are Job-Seekers: 'I Know I'm Not Getting Asylum'...

Central American migrants with a caravan of 7,000 to 10,000 members are admitting once again that they are not asylum-seekers, but rather economic migrants looking for jobs in the United States....

 2018-11-15 23:03 

The Gateway Pundit

Socialist Crook Andrew Gillum Refuses to Concede Only Gains One Vote From Recount...

Socialist crook Andrew Gillum refused to concede in the race for Governor in Florida after he only gained one vote from the recount Thursday. Gillum's opponent, Republican Ron DeSantis has maintained a lead of 0.41 percentage points which is over the ...

 2018-11-15 23:03 

The Hill

On The Money: Treasury sanctions 17 Saudis over Khashoggi killing | HQ2 deal brings new scrutiny on Amazon | Senate confirms Bowman to Fed board...

Happy Thursday and welcome back to On The Money. I'm Sylvan Lane, and here's your nightly guide to everything affecting your bills, bank account and bottom line....

 2018-11-15 23:02 

Mediaite

Media Reporter Gets Ratio'd Into Another Dimension For Bad Tweet About Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez...

"The Ratio", Deadspin writer David Roth once explained, "is the triple crown of bad tweets." It's when a Twitter user posts something so garbage that the replies to their post outnumber its likes and retweets by a remarkable ratio. Edd...

 2018-11-15 23:01 

HotAir

Kamala Harris to ICE nominee: Are you aware there's a perception that ICE is like the KKK?...

Great....

 2018-11-15 23:01 

LifeZette

Director Reveals How His Own Adoption Struggles Inspired New Mark Wahlberg Movie...

LifeZette spoke to 'Daddy's Home' filmmaker Sean Anders about how his personal story led to 'Instant Family'...

 2018-11-15 23:00 

Mediaite

White House Spox Mercedes Schlapp Gives John Kelly Vote of Confidence: He's With Us 'At This Point'...

Amid a flurry of speculation over the potential exit of President Donald Trump's Chief of Staff John Kelly, White House Director of Strategic Communications Mercedes Schlapp attempted to put the rumors to rest....

 2018-11-15 23:00 

Daily Kos

Republicans love the Mississippi senator who joked about lynching because she's got a 'good heart'...

Republicans across the country have decided to double down on their support for Cindy Hyde-Smith, the U.S. senator from Mississippi who made a disgusting and racist remark about lynching on the campaign trail earlier this month. Hyde-Smith is running agai...

 2018-11-15 22:58 

Slate Magazine

How to Protect Yourself When a Wildfire Approaches...

This story was originally published by High Country News and has been republished here with permission from Climate Desk ....

 2018-11-15 22:57 

The Hill

House GOP to force members to give up leadership positions if running for higher office...

House Republicans on Thursday adopted an amendment to conference rules that would bar lawmakers from remaining in leadership positions if they are seeking higher office....

 2018-11-15 22:57 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Trump administration creates 'in-flight sexual misconduct' task force...

The Department of Transportation announced on Thursday that it will create a task force to review procedures surrounding episodes of sexual misconduct by airplane passengers....

 2018-11-15 22:57 

RealClearPolitics

In MN Mining Region, GOP Cut Into Democrats' Turf...

"Superior, they said, never gives up her dead when the gales of November come early."DULUTH, Minn. -- Gordon Lightfoot's iconic song about the Edmund Fitzgerald, a Lake Superior iron ore ship that sunk with all hands aboard in a 1975 autumn st...

 2018-11-15 22:57 

Talking Points Memo

Twitter Mocks Journalist Who Called Out Ocasio-Cortez's 'Jacket And Coat'...

Eddie Scarry, who writes for the conservative outlet Washington Examiner, received a digital earful Thursday after posting a picture of......

 2018-11-15 22:54 

Boston.com

Trump aide ousted by first lady says service was 'an honor'...
 2018-11-15 22:53 

The Hill

Facebook reeling after damning NYT report...

Facebook is being hit with fresh criticism from Capitol Hill as lawmakers reacted harshly Thursday to a...

 2018-11-15 22:53 

USA Today

[ Opinion ]

Menthol ban will make a bad situation worse...

The FDA's naive plan will lead to countless unintended consequences, writes Jeff Stier, a senior fellow at the Consumer Choice Center....

 2018-11-15 22:52 

Boston.com

Entercom made the right call with Kirk Minihane...
 2018-11-15 22:52 

AP

Melania Trump OK with criticism over anti-bullying campaign...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump says she "remains committed to tackling" online bullying even though she has been criticized for it....

 2018-11-15 22:51 

The Atlantic

The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: Florida Man Extends Recount...

A federal judge in Florida ordered the state's deadline to validate votes be extended until Saturday....

 2018-11-15 22:50 

The Blaze

Brexit proposal: UK ministers jump ship, call for Theresa May's ouster as she vows to stay on course...

A string of United Kingdom ministers resigned on Thursday, out of protest over Prime Minister Theresa May's cabinet approval of the draft Brexit deal she......

 2018-11-15 22:50 

MSNBC

Sen. Casey doesn't rule out 2020 bid...

Chuck profiles Pennsylvania senator and 2020 prospect Bob Casey. Meanwhile, Democrats are distancing themselves from Michael Avenatti after his arrest....

 2018-11-15 22:49 

Washington Post

Lawsuits, judges' orders pile up in Florida election drama...

Lawsuits and judges' orders have been piling up across Florida as the state struggles through vote recounts for several races, including U.S. Senate and governor...

 2018-11-15 22:49 

AP

Party joke or morality tale? New film re-examines Gary Hart...

The Gary Hart saga of 1987 is barely remembered by many today, and seen largely as a sad political footnote, even an unfortunate joke....

 2018-11-15 22:49 

Politico

Sen. Paul says he spoke to Trump about securing asylum for Pakistani Christian woman...

Paul told CNN he is worried that Asia Bibi will get killed or be convicted again if she remains in Pakistan....

 2018-11-15 22:48 

Washington Post

Ohio Gov. John Kasich cheerfully stokes speculation in 2020...

In this edition: John Kasich visits New Hampshire and talks 2020; the Florida recount has Republicans suddenly interested in what a left-wing independent has to say; and the air wars pick up in Mississippi....

 2018-11-15 22:48 

Talking Points Memo

Hand Recount Ordered For FL Senate Race While Governor's Seems Settled...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's secretary of state has ordered a manual recount in the state's hotly contested U.S. Senate......

 2018-11-15 22:48 

The Daily Caller

Trade War? Europe Is Not Happy With Trump's Car Tariffs...

'It could be everything'...

 2018-11-15 22:47 

MSNBC

Abrams has 'tall hill to climb' in fight for Georgia election recount...

Republican Brian Kemp leads Democrat Stacey Abrams by about 54,000 votes but the largest county in the state has still not certified their election results....

 2018-11-15 22:46 

The Hill

Head of NPS climate change adaption program resigns...

The woman in charge of studying climate change's effects on U.S. managed cultural resources for the National Park Service (NPS) has resigned, citing that the administration's unequal attention to natural resources....

 2018-11-15 22:46 

Washington Examiner

How big of a problem is police brutality? DOJ doesn't know....

In 2014, a 12-year-old boy was shot dead in Cleveland by a police officer. Before the officers arrived at the scene, they received a dispatch call about someone pointing "a pistol," that the caller noted was "probably fake," at random peop...

 2018-11-15 22:45 

Slate Magazine

Why the Heck Is Beto Writing Lyrical Blog Posts About His Morning Run?...

Beto O'Rourke has some free time on his hands after last week's tough Senate loss to Ted Cruz . So like many an underemployed, overeducated web user before him—OK, I guess he's still a congressman—he is trying his hand at blogging....

 2018-11-15 22:44 

Boston.com

Forest Service chief vows to rid agency of sexual harassment...
 2018-11-15 22:44 

RedState

WRONG: 'Alarming' Climate Study on Heating Oceans Debunked & Retracted Due to Math Error...

Don't tell Leonardo DiCaprio and Al Gore, but a claim of the oceans heating up has been rescinded. A well-known and inflammatory study citing the warming of the planet's seas at a rapid rate due to global warming has been found to contain "key...

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