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Trump Rolled by Putin

July 16th 2018

Following a day of discussions between Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland, Mr. Trump left Monday’s summit neglecting to hold Putin accountable for Russia’s role in interfering in the 2016 presidential election — saving most of his criticism for America itself.  “I hold both countries responsible. I think that the United...
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Trump Calls Allies “Foes” on Way to Meeting with BFF Putin [Transcript]

July 16th 2018

President Trump took aim at another Western institution just days before his high-stakes meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.  In an interview with “CBS Evening News” anchor Jeff Glor in Scotland on Saturday, President Trump named the European Union when asked to identify his “biggest foe globally right now.” In the CBS News interview,...
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Trump Throws Bombs At NATO, Then Lies About Fixing It [VIDEO]

July 13th 2018

US president says Europeans caved in to defence spending demands, but they deny it. Nato’s European leaders were left reeling after one of the most divisive summits in the organisation’s 69-year history, at which Donald Trump set a January deadline for them to increase defence spending and hinted that the US might quit the...
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Trump Picks Brett Kavanaugh for the Supreme Court [VIDEO]

July 10th 2018

Trump has nominated Brett Kavanaugh as a replacement for retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy in a televised announcement on Monday night, less than two weeks after Kennedy announced his retirement — is part of an expedited effort by Republicans to confirm a new justice before the midterm elections in November. Trump wrestled with Kavanaugh’s past involvement in...
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4th Wrestler Says Rep. Jim Jordan Knew About Sexual Abuse As Coach

July 6th 2018

A fourth former wrestler has come forward to contradict U.S. Representative Jim Jordan’s claims that he had no knowledge of athletes being sexually abused by a team doctor while Jordan was an assistant coach at Ohio State in the mid-1990s. Shawn Dailey told NBC News he was groped several times by Richard Strauss —...
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Giant “Trump Baby” balloon to Greet Trump in London [VIDEO]

July 5th 2018

President Donald Trump is going to the United Kingdom next week — a trip he’s been canceling and rescheduling for months due to worries over massive protests.  Massive demonstrations are still expected when the US president gets into town on July 13. One will include a huge balloon of Trump’s likeness floating across the...
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Trump Pulls Trigger on Trade War with China Tonight [VIDEO]

July 5th 2018

President Donald Trump is preparing to slap tariffs on Chinese goods early Friday, the first shot in a trade war between the world’s two biggest economies.  Tariffs on $34 billion of Chinese goods are scheduled to take effect at 12:01 a.m. in Washington.  Beijing has said retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods ranging from soybeans...
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Scott Pruitt Resigns from the EPA – Staff Finds Out on Twitter [VIDEO]

July 5th 2018

Scott Pruitt, head of the EPA, resigned Thursday after the alleged ethical and legal breaches — including the $43,000 phone booth, his use of his staffers’ credit cards to make hotel bookings, the deletion of meetings from his calendar and subsequent firing of staff who questioned it — finally became too much for him...
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Senate Intelligence Committee Agrees That Putin Meddled to Help Trump

July 3rd 2018

The Senate Intelligence Committee strongly backed the finding by U.S. intelligence agencies that Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a campaign to interfere in the 2016 presidential election, ultimately intending to help Donald Trump win. The Senate committee said on Tuesday that that during its review, it was consistently told that intelligence analysts were under...
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Trump Sends Pissy Letters to NATO Partners Who Respond with Collective “Meh”

July 3rd 2018

In a sharply worded message to at least some countries in the 29-member alliance that didn’t meet defense spending thresholds — one that followed a general template but included additional language tailored to specific countries — Trump wrote that Americans were tired of funding Europe’s defense and wanted to see other NATO members carrying...
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N Korea Pushing Ahead with Weapons Programs [VIDEO]

July 2nd 2018

North Korea is completing a major expansion of a key missile-manufacturing plant, said researchers who have examined new satellite imagery of the site.  The facility makes solid-fuel ballistic missiles as well as re-entry vehicles for warheads. New building didn’t appear to begin in earnest until April this year, around the time Mr. Kim shook...
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Rosenstein Defends Himself Against GOP Personal Attacks [VIDEO]

June 29th 2018

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and FBI Director Chris Wray defended themselves against grilling by GOP lawmakers, including Rep. Jim Jordan, on Capitol Hill Thursday, facing off against House Republicans angry over the FBI and Justice Department’s handling of the Hillary Clinton email and Trump-Russia investigations. Rosenstein: ‘I’m not a Democrat and I’m not...
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Meet Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Defeated Crowley in Major Upset [VIDEO]

June 28th 2018

Democratic Rep. Joseph Crowley of New York, , suffered a shocking primary defeat on Tuesday, defeated by a 28-year-old political newcomer, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a former organizer for Bernie Sanders’s presidential campaign. Mr. Crowley, the No. 4 Democrat in the House, had drastically outspent his lesser-known rival to no avail, as Ms. Ocasio-Cortez’s campaign was...
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Texas Gov Blames Special Election Costs on “Ducky PJs” Farenthold

June 26th 2018

Texas officials are fuming over the tab for the upcoming special election to replace former Republican Rep. Blake Farenthold. The cost of the June 30 election to replace Farenthold is expected to be at least $157,000 in total — and many of the 13 largely rural counties holding the election say they can’t afford...
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Zero Tolerance Suspended as Border Officials Run Out of Room to Jail Kids

June 26th 2018

The nation’s top border security official said Monday that his agency has temporarily stopped handing over migrant adults who cross the Mexican border with children for prosecution, undercutting claims by other Trump administration officials that “zero tolerance” for illegal immigration is still in place. Immigration and Customs Enforcement does not have enough detention space...
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Trump extends “No Longer a Threat” North Korea’s Economic Restrictions

June 22nd 2018

Despite saying days earlier that North Korea was no longer a nuclear threat, Trump – with no fanfare whatsoever – signed an executive order on Friday and extended for one year the so-called “national emergency” with respect to the nuclear-armed nation, re-authorizing economic restrictions against it. Nine days after Trump tweeted: “There is no...
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Trump’s Executive Order Does Nothing – Zero Tolerance Still in Effect

June 21st 2018

President Trump on Wednesday sought to quell the uproar over his administration’s systematic separation of immigrant children from their families at the border, signing an executive order he portrayed as ending the problem. However, Trump’s Executive Order explicitly states that the executive branch will continue to criminally prosecute people who cross the border illegally,...
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Outrage Grows Over ‘Trump’s Concentration Camps’ for Children

June 18th 2018

Trump is separating mothers and fathers from their children at the border. Children are then being warehoused in old Walmart warehouses and tent cities. People are calling these ‘Nazi tactics’ from an administration that admires dictators and ruthlessness. Stephen Miller a Trump adviser and known racist is part of forming these illegal policies. This...
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Former Cambridge Analytica Employees Working for Trump 2020

June 15th 2018

AP: at least four former Cambridge Analytica employees are affiliated with Data Propria, a new company specializing in voter and consumer targeting work similar to Cambridge Analytica’s efforts are working on Trump’s 2020 re-election effort. Click Here for this BREAKING NEWS
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Trump Starts Trade War for the Hell of It

June 15th 2018

The Trump White House said it would move ahead with imposing tariffs on $50 billion of Chinese products, after previously declaring that the trade war was “on hold.” The U.S. tariffs will fall on 1,102 categories of Chinese goods, focusing on industrial sectors like aerospace, automobiles, industrial machinery, information technology and robotics, the administration...
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Comey Broke Rules, Damaged Clinton, Helped Trump

June 15th 2018

The Justice Dept.’s internal watchdog found that former FBI Director James Comey’s actions in the Hillary Clinton email investigation were “extraordinary and insubordinate” and flouted the department’s norms but that Comey was not motivated by political bias. A key finding: Comey erred in his decision not to coordinate with his superiors at the Justice...
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Sarah Huckabee Sanders Says Separating Families is Biblical

June 15th 2018

Asked about Jeff Sessions’ claim that separating children from parents is rooted in the Bible, Sanders says “it it is very biblical to enforce the law.” She then calls @Acosta dumb, saying, “I know it’s hard for you to understand even short sentences.” 2:27 PM – Jun 14, 2018 307 343 people are talking...
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North Korea State News: Major Concessions From Trump

June 13th 2018

North Korea wasted no time on Wednesday spinning the results in its favor, claiming Trump had promised to eventually lift sanctions against the North and to end joint military drills with South Korea in exchange for a phased, “step-by-step” denuclearization process for the North.  Questions remain: under what terms, and by when, is Kim...
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Trump Shows Kim Jung-Un an Action Movie-style Propaganda Video [VIDEO]

June 12th 2018

 I. can’t. even. For more: The Guardian
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Sessions to Domestic Abuse Asylum Seekers: Too Bad, So Sad, Go Home [VIDEO]

June 12th 2018

Judges cannot consider domestic and gang violence as grounds for asylum, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Monday in a ruling that could affect large numbers of Central Americans who have increasingly turned to the United States for protection, overruling a Board of Immigration Appeals decision in 2016.  Sessions took aim at one of...
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Trump Signs Letter to Suspends Military Exercises in Korean [VIDEO]

June 12th 2018

Donald Trump angered U.S. allies, had lunch with Kim Jung-Un, signed a letter of intent, and made the YUGE concession of suspending the ‘war games’ … uhm … military exercises on the Korean Peninsula. North Korea has used the joint US/South Korea exercises as an excuse to build their nuclear and ballistic capabilities. Trump...
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Trump Goes to War with Canada – Trudeau: Canada Will Not Be Bullied

June 11th 2018

Trump Goes to War with Canada over trade, and goes after Prime Minister Trudeau on Twitter. Trudeau responds by saying: ‘Canada Will Not Be Bullied’. Click here to watch CBC Live news from CANADA.
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Melania Trump to Rudy Giuliani: You Don’t Know Me! [VIDEO]

June 9th 2018

Rudy Giuliani shared his thoughts Wednesday during a speaking engagement about first lady Melania Trump and the allegations her husband had an affair with porn star Stormy Daniels.  “She believes her husband,” Giuliani said, at a conference in Tel Aviv. “And she knows it’s untrue.” Thursday afternoon, the first lady’s communications director Stephanie Grisham bit.his.head.off....
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Trump Isolated, Wants Russia Back in G-7 – UPDATE [VIDEO]

June 9th 2018

UPDATE June 9: Trump JUST repeated the call to allow Russia back into the economic world power group called the G-7. Trump called on the world’s leading economies on Friday to reinstate Russia to the Group of 7 nations four years after it was cast out for annexing Crimea.  The president made the suggestion...
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Guiliani Confirms Trump Lied About Jr’s Statement, Everyone Shrugs [VIDEO]

June 5th 2018

Monday night, on CNN, Rudy “Motormouth” Giuliani confirms what everyone already knew… Trump dictated the statement about Jr’s meeting with Russians in Trump Tower. Rudy called it a ‘mistake’ that at least 4 White House advisors and staff called it a mistake repeated. In a confidential letter to special counsel Robert Mueller in January,...
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