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Jay-Z's NFL deal: Savvy or sellout?

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 18:05:35 -0400

Is Jay-Z's new partnership with the NFL a smart business move or a betrayal of his past support for Colin Kaepernick? ....
Trump again says he is 'very seriously' looking to end birthright citizenship

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 15:35:25 -0400

Eight months after first raising the idea, the president said his administration is again “very seriously” looking into ending the practice of conferring U.S. citizenship on anyone born in the United ....
A day later, Trump says he doesn't want a tax cut. Stay tuned.

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 15:11:59 -0400

The president offered varying explanations on a number of issues at a White House press gaggle.....
Trump dismisses criticism of his dual loyalty comments: 'It's only anti-Semitic in your head'

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 14:16:48 -0400

President Trump Wednesday expanded on his views about how Jews who vote for Democrats are “disloyal” and dismissed any criticism of his comments.....
Trump makes it personal with Danish PM over Greenland, calling her statement 'nasty'

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 13:46:01 -0400

A day after canceling his trip to Denmark over its refusal to sell Greenland, President Trump on Wednesday tore into Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen for calling his idea of buying it "abs....
Inside Bernie's boot camp for students

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:43:06 -0400

More than 1,500 students attended the Bernie Sanders Summer School, a campaign-led boot camp aimed at teaching supporters of the Vermont senator the basics in campus organizing with the aid of the cam....
Trump touts quote calling him 'second coming of God' to Jews in Israel

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:54:07 -0400

A day after saying American Jews who vote for Democrats show “great disloyalty,” President Trump touted comments from a conservative radio host who said that Jews in Israel "love him" like a....
The U.S. buying Greenland: Joke or genius?

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 17:58:04 -0400

President Trump has floated the idea of making Greenland part of the U.S. by buying the island from Denmark. Is the notion a flight of fancy or would it be a smart acquisition?....
Trump once again walks back support for background checks on gun purchases

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 16:45:34 -0400

The president told reporters Tuesday that “we have very, very strong background checks right now” and suggested he is more interested in “looking at mental institutions” than addressing gun control.....
Trump decries 'great disloyalty' of Jews who vote for Democrats

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 16:15:11 -0400

President Trump said Tuesday that Jews who voted for Democrats were either ignorant or disloyal.....
Trump: Tlaib 'hates Israel' and 'I don't buy [her] tears'

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:51:17 -0400

At a press conference addressing Israel’s decision to bar her and Rep. Ilhan Omar from visiting the country, Rep. Rashida Tlaib fought back tears while recalling her experiences visiting Jerusalem as ....
Sanders knocks Harris on Medicare for All: 'I don't raise money from billionaires'

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 11:22:36 -0400

When Sen. Kamala Harris, in her latest effort to define her position on health care insurance, told a big-dollar Hamptons fundraiser she still wasn’t “comfortable” with the Medicare for All plan she h....
Jill Biden: 'Maybe you have to swallow a little' and vote for Joe

Tue, 20 Aug 2019 10:25:24 -0400

The former second lady made an unusually blunt pitch to voters for her husband to be the Democratic nominee.....
Mark Halperin’s book deal tests the boundaries of life after #MeToo

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 18:27:29 -0400

When it comes to #MeToo, a simple apology is not enough, Democratic strategist Karen Finney and others say. You need to get specific.....
Is a global recession around the corner?

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 16:45:48 -0400

After a decade of sustained growth, the global economy largely recovered from the Great Recession. A number of indicators, however, are raising concerns that a contraction may be coming soon.....
Trump is 'not happy' with Fox News over poll results

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 13:47:35 -0400

After a series of unfavorable polls from Fox News’ polling unit, President Trump has stepped up his complaints about the network, which he no longer considers a reliable ally.....
Warren apologizes to Native Americans: 'I am sorry for harm I have caused'

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:35:56 -0400

Appearing at the first-ever Native American Presidential Forum in Sioux City, Iowa, on Monday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren apologized for her previous claims of tribal ancestry. ....
In wake of ICE raids, devastated communities and broken families

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 05:00:23 -0400

The Mississippi raids may have been one of the most sweeping in ICE history, with 680 workers taken from seven plants around the state. But they were not the first.....
Should museums return their colonial artifacts?

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 17:18:28 -0400

Leaders in nations that were once European colonies are calling for artifacts stored in museums to be returned. Do they have a right to demand the items be given back?....
2020 Vision: Trump gets surprise Log Cabin Republicans endorsement

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 14:23:40 -0400

During the 2016 election the conservative LGBT organization declined to endorse him for president.....
How Kamala Harris was shaped by 'the People's Republic of Berkeley'

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 14:23:10 -0400

Kamala Harris grew up in the radical environs of Berkeley and spent her childhood at marches and protests with her parents. But she went to law school and became a prosecutor, an unexpected career cho....
Tlaib backs out of West Bank trip to visit family, accuses Israel of 'silencing' her

Fri, 16 Aug 2019 10:42:50 -0400

After Israel granted her request for a “humanitarian” visit to her Palestinian grandmother, Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., said Friday she wouldn’t make the trip after all.....
'Trump is exporting his bigotry': AOC blasts Israel for banning Omar and Tlaib

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 16:09:32 -0400

Lawmakers and activists on both sides of the aisle blasted the Israeli government’s decision to bar Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib from entering the country after Trump urged Prime Minister Benjam....
Why is Seth Moulton still running for president?

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 15:52:41 -0400

Seth Moulton may be polling at zero percent, but the unlikely contender for the Democratic nomination isn’t giving up.....
Federal prosecutor blames shootout on 'rhetoric' of Philadelphia DA

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 15:47:37 -0400

In the wake of a shootout that injured six police officers, the U.S. attorney in Philadelphia denounced the city’s chief prosecutor for fostering a toxic atmosphere regarding the police.....
Jeffrey Epstein investigation expands in New York and Washington, with stakes high for all

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 14:13:22 -0400

The investigation into Epstein’s death has expanded to include several more federal entities in both Washington and New York, suggesting that Attorney General William Barr is aware his reputation is t....
Israel bans Omar and Tlaib after Trump says 'it would show great weakness' to let them in

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 12:32:11 -0400

The Israeli government on Thursday announced that it will bar Reps. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., and Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., from entering the country after President Trump urged Prime Minister Benjamin Netan....
The 'woke' primary: Democrats vie to do the most to fight racism

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 05:00:40 -0400

These problems aren’t new. But the collective response from the Democratic Party’s presidential candidates is.....
Are new rules a threat to endangered species?

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 17:54:59 -0400

New Trump administration rules change how the Endangered Species Act is implemented. Are they a practical solution to government overreach or a threat to wildlife?....
After El Paso shooting, Beto looks to restart campaign

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 15:51:14 -0400

An O'Rourke campaign aide, who spoke on condition of anonymity, put it plainly: “Beto’s not dropping out; he’s not going anywhere.”....
Maxine Waters holds hearing on 'homelessness crisis' in Los Angeles

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 15:08:00 -0400

The House Financial Services Committee chairwoman noted a 12-16 percent rise in homelessness in Los Angeles in 2018.....
Rep. Steve King on abortion stance: We're all products of rape and incest

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 14:30:11 -0400

The Iowa Republican offered a bizarre defense for his opposition to anti-abortion legislation that allows exceptions in cases of rape and incest.....
Manhattan jail where Jeffrey Epstein died has long history of suicide, neglect

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 13:24:13 -0400

Jeffrey Epstein lived in a lavish Upper East Side mansion, but he met his end in a hulking building in lower Manhattan. A few blocks from the jail where he died is the courthouse where Epstein, who on....
Beyond Jeffrey Epstein: Trump has promoted many conspiracy theories over the years

Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:49:37 -0400

President Trump has a long history of promoting fringe conspiracies while offering little to no evidence to support them.....
Is a global food crisis avoidable?

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 17:36:18 -0400

A dire United Nations report warns that humanity may not be able to create enough food in the future. What steps can mankind take to avoid a global food crisis?....
Trump doubles down on baseless conspiracy theory linking Bill Clinton to Jeffrey Epstein's death

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 13:47:15 -0400

President Trump said Tuesday that he has “no idea” whether a conspiracy theory he promoted on Twitter claiming that former President Bill Clinton was somehow responsible for disgraced financier Jeffre....
Trump: Give CNN's Cuomo a 'red flag' for his 'Fredo' rant

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 11:36:05 -0400

President Trump on Tuesday suggested Chris Cuomo should be banned from owning a firearm after the CNN host was seen in a profanity-laced viral video confronting a man who called him “Fredo.”....
PHOTOS: Unrest in Hong Kong during anti-government protests

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 11:05:10 -0400

Hong Kong International Airport suspended flight operations yesterday as tens of thousands of protester rally in the Airport.....
Trump immigration official: Give me your tired, your poor — but not too poor

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 10:50:01 -0400

"Give me your tired and your poor — who can stand on their own two feet and who will not become a public charge," Ken Cuccinelli, the acting director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Serv....
Trump administration ties green cards and citizenship to public assistance

Mon, 12 Aug 2019 16:27:41 -0400

The Trump administration announced new regulations Monday that would make it harder for legal immigrants who use public benefits like food stamps or housing assistance to obtain green cards or U.S. ci....
Inside Trump's plan to save Appalachia: Mountains of plastic, rivers of radioactive waste and billions of Chinese dollars

Mon, 12 Aug 2019 16:03:30 -0400

Trump won both. West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin, a Democrat, thinks ASH is exactly what Appalachia needs.....
Whatever it is, President Trump has never 'seen anything like it'

Mon, 12 Aug 2019 14:40:08 -0400

The president employs one of his favorite expressions in the wake of two mass shootings.....
Should Walmart stop selling guns?

Mon, 12 Aug 2019 11:25:52 -0400

In the days following a mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, that left 22 people dead, the retail giant has faced pressure to stop selling guns in its stores. The 360 shows you diverse perspe....
Biden's 'gaffe machine' revs up in Iowa

Mon, 12 Aug 2019 10:48:51 -0400

Months before launching his 2020 presidential campaign, Joe Biden acknowledged that he is a “gaffe machine,” prone to misstatements and unforced errors that could undercut his electability. Such blund....
'#ClintonBodyCount': Trump's sharing of Epstein conspiracy theory draws outrage

Sun, 11 Aug 2019 13:58:48 -0400

President Trump drew widespread backlash after sharing a baseless conspiracy theory tying the death of Jeffrey Epstein, a well-connected convicted sex offender, to Bill and Hillary Clinton.....
Harris decries Trump's 'campaign of terror' against immigrants

Sun, 11 Aug 2019 11:26:55 -0400

Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., on NBC’s “Meet the Press” on Sunday, said President Trump’s administration is running a “campaign of terror” against immigrants.....
Beto O'Rourke: Trump talking about crowd sizes in El Paso shows 'how sick this guy is'

Sun, 11 Aug 2019 09:54:18 -0400

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke didn't mince words when asked about President Trump's recent visit to his community of El Paso, Texas.....
'Words matter': Bloomberg says Trump rhetoric can encourage violence

Sun, 11 Aug 2019 08:28:32 -0400

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says he hopes President Trump understands that a leader's careless word choice risks encouraging racism and even violence.....
The Latest: Accuser at center of released files speaks out

Sat, 10 Aug 2019 23:22:39 -0400

The Jeffrey Epstein accuser who filed a since-settled lawsuit against Epstein's ex-girlfriend says she's grateful he will never harm anyone again, but is angry there will be no chance he answers for h....
Jeffrey Epstein's death is a perfect storm for conspiracy theories

Sat, 10 Aug 2019 12:30:46 -0400

The death Saturday morning of financier Jeffrey Epstein, an accused sex trafficker with connections to some of the most powerful people in the world, represents a perfect storm in the world of conspir....