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 2018-07-17 13:30 

Daily Kos

Republicans know Trump's Putin performance was a disaster. But do anything about it? Ha...

How bad was Donald Trump's performance at his press conference with Vladimir Putin on Monday? So bad that half a dozen Fox News personalities were critical. So bad that: A former senior White House official, who worked closely with Trump, immediately ...

 2018-07-17 13:20 

MSNBC

'The world just moves on without us':......

Donald Trump's tantrums don't stop international trade; they just encourage other countries to strike their own deals....

 2018-07-17 13:19 

Washington Post

US industrial production rebounds in June, climbs 0.6 percent on faster factory output...

US industrial production rebounds in June, climbs 0.6 percent on faster factory output....

 2018-07-17 13:18 

Washington Post

Growing number in GOP call for Trump to fix the damage from Helsinki news conference...

On television and social media, allies of the president say he should address the nation on Tuesday....

 2018-07-17 13:17 

CBS News

Rand Paul defends Trump: Meeting with adversaries should be "lauded and not belittled"...

"We have to deal with world as it is, not as we wish it to be," Paul told "CBS This Morning"...

 2018-07-17 13:00 

Slate Magazine

Democracy on the Ballot...

If you're looking for an exemplar of all that can go wrong in American law and politics, keep an eye on a case this week in the Michigan Supreme Court. It's got gerrymandering, it's got shadowy interest groups, and it threatens to disenfranchi...

 2018-07-17 13:00 

Daily Kos

Russian spy worked with Trump, the NRA, and a who's-who of Republican politicians at all levels...

On Monday, Russian pro-gun activist and lifetime NRA member Maria Butina, was arrested on charges of conspiracy to defraud the United States and acting as a covert agent of the Russian government. The indictment against Butina, on the same day that Donald...

 2018-07-17 12:59 

Talking Points Memo

Local GOPers Resign, Leave Party Over Trump's 'Misguided' Presser With Putin...

At least two state- and local-level Republicans have resigned or left the Republican Party over President Donald Trump's performance at......

 2018-07-17 12:47 

Talking Points Memo

Publishing Execs Accuse Facebook Of False Equivalency With News Outlets...

At a meeting last week, publishing executives accused Facebook of scrambling to include far-right outlets with questionable journalistic standards to......

 2018-07-17 12:47 

NBC

[ Politics ]

More foreign interference is coming. Is the political world ready to handle it?...

What are the political parties, the 2018 campaigns and the media going to do if there's another round of foreign interference in the election?...

 2018-07-17 12:40 

MSNBC

After Trump sides with Putin, Republicans......

Republicans "have no idea what more they should be doing" to keep Trump in check. I have a few ideas....

 2018-07-17 12:33 

Talking Points Memo

Syria Rescue Group Says 10 Displaced Civilians Killed In Airstrike On Shelter...

BEIRUT (AP) — Dozens of Syrians marched toward the frontier with the Israel-occupied Golan Heights on Tuesday fleeing the Syrian......

 2018-07-17 12:33 

Slate Magazine

Threaded Spaghetti Hot Dogs Were The Best Decision I've Ever Made...

You're probably no stranger to the odd world of Internet-famous foods. But I'm obsessed with them. I love their weird, ephemeral nature, their maximalist unnecessariness....

 2018-07-17 12:30 

Daily Kos

Morning Digest: Independent poll gives Hawaii's governor his first lead in Democratic primary...

The Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest is compiled by David Nir, Jeff Singer, Stephen Wolf, and Carolyn Fiddler, with additional contributions from David Jarman, Steve Singiser, Daniel Donner, James Lambert, David Beard, and Arjun Jaikumar. Leading Off HI...

 2018-07-17 12:30 

Crooks and Liars

Rep. Schiff On Trump Presser: 'It Was A Stunning Betrayal Of The Country'...

On Morning Joe, Willie Geist asked Rep. Adam Schiff, ranking member on the House Intelligence committee, for his take on the Helsinki press conference with Trump and Putin. "You watched yesterday's press conference. 'Damaging, shameful and cow...

 2018-07-17 12:23 

Talking Points Memo

Comey: 'Patriots Need To Stand Up And Reject The Behavior Of This President'...

Following President Trump's unhinged presser with Russian President Vladimir Putin, former FBI Director James Comey, whose firing has fueled parts......

 2018-07-17 12:18 

Talking Points Memo

Sen. Tom Cotton Trashes Putin And Russian Meddling, Doesn't Name Trump...

Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AK) released a statement in response to the widely-criticized Trump-Putin presser on Monday, attacking Russian President Vladimir......

 2018-07-17 12:15 

BuzzFeed

Morning Update: To Helsinki In A Handbasket...

A bizarre TrumpPutin press conference, Amazon crashes on Prime Day, Sacha Baron Cohen vs. the trolls. Your BuzzFeed News newsletter, July 17....

 2018-07-17 12:12 

Washington Post

Prince Harry, Meghan visit Nelson Mandela exhibition...

Prince Harry and his wife Meghan have visited an exhibition in London charting the life of Nelson Mandela....

 2018-07-17 12:12 

Media Matters

Even Fox & Friends says Trump "fell short" in meeting with Putin...

BRIAN KILMEADE (CO-HOST):Two hours one-on-one. Then about an hour of a bilateral. Then a 15-minute break, perhaps and it was time to meet the press. At which time you knew the first series of questions were going to be about Russia meddling in the electio...

 2018-07-17 12:12 

MSNBC

Trump acts like a compromised president: Rep. Schiff...

Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., and Dr. Jeffrey Sachs join Morning Joe to discuss the president's joint press conference Monday in Helsinki with Russian President Vladimir Putin....

 2018-07-17 12:05 

Talking Points Memo

Trump Went Rogue, Defied Aides, National Security Team's Advice To Be Tough On Putin...

In the days leading up to his planned summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, aides spent hours preparing President Donald......

 2018-07-17 12:03 

CBS News

Sen. Ben Sasse says President Trump "isn't leading" in light of comments at Putin summit...

Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Nebraska, tells "CBS This Morning" that Putin "walked away from Helsinki with a win"...

 2018-07-17 12:03 

Talking Points Memo

Fox & Friends Hosts Gently Criticize Trump, Urge Him To Retract Comments...

In the aftermath of President Donald Trump's joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin, the hosts of Trump-friendly Fox......

 2018-07-17 12:00 

ThinkProgress

Man killed by Chicago police was trying to show officers his gun license when they blindsided him...

After watching his officers batter members of a large, angry crowd that gathered Saturday night in outrage at the Chicago Police Department's latest killing of a black man in questionable circumstances, Superintendent Eddie Johnson decided to take an ...

 2018-07-17 12:00 

Daily Kos

Cartoon: Pros and cons of the new Supreme Court...

As usual, the news cycle has shifted under my feet as I work on a cartoon. This time, it's Trump's nausea-inducing summit with Putin bumping the nausea-inducing radicalization of the Supreme Court out of the headlines. But thinking in terms of eva...

 2018-07-17 12:00 

MSNBC

Justice Department charges Russian who......

A new federal criminal indictment tells quite a tale about a Russian intelligence operation that sought to use the NRA to influence Republican politics....

 2018-07-17 11:55 

The Daily Beast

Trump and Putin: Two Bullshit Artists Enter Helsinki, One Comes Out Victorious...

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast At first, I thought the closed-door, principals-only meeting between President Trump and Vladimir Putin would be a kind of Schrodinger's Cat thought-exercise. The famous physics gedanken experiment states we can n...

 2018-07-17 11:54 

MSNBC

John Brennan: Trump is giving aid, comfort to the enemy...

Former CIA Director John Brennan discusses Monday's joint news conference in Finland with President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, saying Republicans must put pressure on the president after the meeting and that an outcry must be strong....

 2018-07-17 11:47 

Daily Kos

Cheers and Jeers: Tuesday...

From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE... Energize An Ally Tuesday I've decided that what this country needs is another good Trump-thumping special election. Lo and behold, there's a big one coming up August 7th in Ohio: home of the buckeye, great American...

 2018-07-17 11:37 

Talking Points Memo

Trump Doubles Down On Putin's Denial: Probe Has 'Driven A Wedge Between Us'...

Just minutes after he left journalists, lawmakers and former government officials in shock when he sided with Russia during a......

 2018-07-17 11:30 

Daily Kos

Abbreviated pundit roundup: Trump chooses Putin over America...

We begin today's roundup with Michelle Goldberg 's excellent piece in The New York Times analyzing Donald Trump's shameful submission to Vladimir Putin yesterday: Trump's behavior on Monday recalled his outburst at Trump Tower after the vi...

 2018-07-17 11:30 

Slate Magazine

The New Season of Younger Adds a Wrinkle to the #MeToo Movement...

TV Land's Younger is a lighthearted comedy about a heavy truth. When fortysomething Liza Miller (played by Sutton Foster) tries to re-enter the workforce after a divorce and a stint at stay-at-home motherhood, she finds herself locked out of the publi...

 2018-07-17 11:23 

Talking Points Memo

GOP Rep: 'Never Thought' I'd See A US President Manipulated By Russian Intel...

Rep. Will Hurd (R-TX), a former CIA agent, took to CNN to express his disbelief at President Donald Trump's comments......

 2018-07-17 11:18 

MSNBC

Trump behavior in Helsinki 'un-American': Albright...

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright joins Morning Joe to discuss Monday's joint news conference in Finland with President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin and why she says Trump's behavior there was un-American....

 2018-07-17 11:06 

CBS News

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez stumps for Democrats in the Midwest...

The Democratic rising star is stumping for two young, progressive Democrats hoping to win primaries in Kansas and Michigan...

 2018-07-17 11:01 

CBS News

Judge temporarily halts deportation of reunified families...

The move comes as the Trump administration races to meet a July 26 deadline for reuniting more than 2,500 children with their parents...

 2018-07-17 11:00 

Talking Points Memo

Gingrich: Trump's Putin Presser 'Most Serious Mistake Of His Presidency'...

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich joined the growing chorus of bipartisan criticism of President Donald Trump's comments at his joint......

 2018-07-17 11:00 

The Atlantic

New PRRI/ The Atlantic Poll: Americans Sharply Split About Core Democratic Issues...

Only 45 percent of those surveyed say outside influence from foreign governments in elections is a major problem. The poll also finds deep structural barriers to the ballot for black and Latino voters....

 2018-07-17 11:00 

The Daily Beast

Trump Just Fell for 'a Classic KGB Trick'...

Photo Illustration by Lyne Lucien/The Daily Beast HELSINKI—Suddenly the question of collusion between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin was visible to all the world , and it was no longer a question. Whether it was the result of criminal conspiracy or...

 2018-07-17 11:00 

Daily Kos

Daily Kos Radio is LIVE at 9 AM ET!...

"You can't do morning radio about a president's treason," they all said! "Oh yeah? Watch us!" we said. "Hello. It's radio," they said. "Oh, right," we said. Listen right here at 9:00 AM ET! PODCAST LISTENERS: Th...

 2018-07-17 11:00 

The Atlantic

Not Everyone Can Afford a Job They Love...

Why the founder of Girls Who Code stayed in a role she hated before leaving the private sector...

 2018-07-17 10:56 

CBS News

Rep. Martha Roby seeking redemption in Alabama runoff...

Roby is facing Democrat-turned-Trump Republican Bobby Bright on Tuesday...

 2018-07-17 10:55 

The Daily Beast

Fox News' Chris Wallace Presses Vladimir Putin in Tense Interview After Donald Trump Gives Him a Pass...

Fox News After President Donald Trump refused to confront Vladimir Putin over Russia's direct interference in the 2016 U.S. election, Fox News host Chris Wallace decided to do it for him. In an "exclusive" interview with the Russian president ...

 2018-07-17 10:51 

CBS News

Summit takeaways: Trump doubts intelligence community, plays trusting partner...

Trump's first summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin left a wake of confusion and outrage in the U.S....

 2018-07-17 10:50 

NBC

[ Politics ]

Trump made a mess, but it wasn't an accident — and he won't clean it up...

President Donald Trump taking criticism, even from some loyal Republicans, for cozying up to Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki — but don't expect him to change course....

 2018-07-17 10:44 

Talking Points Memo

In Policy Shift, US Open To Meeting With Taliban...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is open to holding direct talks with the Taliban to encourage negotiations between the......

 2018-07-17 10:39 

MSNBC

'Vladimir Putin owns Donald Trump and both' know it...

The Morning Joe panel continues its discussion on Monday's joint news conference in Finland with President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin....

 2018-07-17 10:38 

Talking Points Memo

Sacha Baron Cohen Denies Palin's Claims That He Posed As Disabled Vet...

NEW YORK (AP) — Showtime and Sacha Baron Cohen are pushing back against allegations the comedian duped guests on his......

 2018-07-17 10:32 

Talking Points Memo

Prosecutors: Russian Hackers Exploited US Cyber Vulnerability...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Exactly seven months before the 2016 presidential election, Russian government hackers made it onto a Democratic committee's......

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