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Three Pulitzer Prize-Winning Historians Aim To Put American Politics In Context

4 monthes ago   |   By NPR

In new books, Doris Kearns Goodwin and Joseph J. Ellis - also Jon Meacham whose tome hit shelves in May - aim to contextualize or contrast the Trump era with the leadership of previous presidents. (Image credit: Matthew T. Carroll/Getty Images)
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Three Pulitzer Prize-Winning Historians Aim To Put American Politics In Context

Three Pulitzer Prize-Winning Historians Aim To Put American Politics In Context

4 monthes ago   |   By NPR

In new books, Doris Kearns Goodwin and Joseph J. Ellis - also Jon Meacham whose tome hit shelves in May - aim to contextualize or contrast the Trump era with the leadership of previous presidents. (Image credit: Matthew T. Carroll/Getty Images)
Read more ...

 




Smollett charged with filing false police report

Smollett charged with filing false police report

CHICAGO - “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett was charged Wednesday with making a false police report when he said he was attacked in downtown Chicago by two men who hurled racist... Read more ...

Coast Guard officer accused of plotting domestic terror

Coast Guard officer accused of plotting domestic terror

A U.S. Coast Guard officer has been arrested after federal investigators discovered a stockpile of illegal drugs and weapons in his home that they allege were part of a plot to... Read more ...

After Delay, Michael Cohen To Testify On Capitol Hill Next Week

After Delay, Michael Cohen To Testify On Capitol Hill Next Week

President Trump's former lawyer is scheduled to appear Feb. 27 before the House oversight committee. Members of Congress are expected to ask him about hush money payments ahead... Read more ...

Mark Harris' son warned him about operative in North Carolina scandal

Mark Harris' son warned him about operative in North Carolina scandal

In emotional testimony Wednesday, the son of North Carolina Republican Mark Harris said he warned his father about the absentee ballot strategy used by Leslie McCrae Dowless... Read more ...

Trump says he directed Pompeo not to let ISIS bride back in U.S

Trump says he directed Pompeo not to let ISIS bride back in U.S

President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he had directed the State Department not to allow the return of an Alabama woman who in 2014 joined the Islamic State terrorist... Read more ...

Feds: Racist 'Domestic Terrorist' Coast Guard Lieutenant Plotted To Kill...

Feds: Racist 'Domestic Terrorist' Coast Guard Lieutenant Plotted To Kill Democrats, Reporters

Prosecutors say Christopher Hasson stockpiled weapons and wrote about creating a white homeland through violence. Read more ...

House Dems move to block Trump's emergency declaration

House Dems move to block Trump's emergency declaration

House Democrats are expected to introduce legislation Friday to block President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration, the first formal step to counter Trump and... Read more ...

Tucker Carlson Apparently Tells Historian To 'Go F**k' Himself In Spiked Fox...

Tucker Carlson Apparently Tells Historian To 'Go F**k' Himself In Spiked Fox News Interview

The Fox News host appears to have called historian and author Rutger Bregman a "moron" with a "tiny brain." Read more ...

Mueller Report Could Come as Early as Next Week: Sources

Mueller Report Could Come as Early as Next Week: Sources

The special counsel's Russia investigation is wrapping up after nearly two years. Sources tell CNN the Justice Department is preparing for Robert Mueller's report to come in as... Read more ...

Supreme Court Limits Civil Asset Forfeiture, Rules Excessive Fines Apply To...

Supreme Court Limits Civil Asset Forfeiture, Rules Excessive Fines Apply To States

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote the opinion and announced it on just her second day back at court after surgery for lung cancer late last year. Read more ...