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HUD Secretary Ben Carson demonstrates lack of basic knowledge about housing at hearing

HUD SECRETARY BEN CARSON DEMONSTRATES LACK OF BASIC KNOWLEDGE ABOUT HOUSING AT HEARING

The highly-regarded celebrity brain surgeon who President Donald Trump placed in charge of federal housing policy for some reason was...

Biden aims to bring a divided nation back to normal. Good luck with that

BIDEN AIMS TO BRING A DIVIDED NATION BACK TO NORMAL. GOOD LUCK WITH THAT

Joe Biden vowed in campaign launch video last month that if he's elected president, he will return America to normalcy. “We are in...

 
 
 
Carson to Congress: Pass immigration reform or immigrant families will be kicked out of their homes

CARSON TO CONGRESS: PASS IMMIGRATION REFORM OR IMMIGRANT FAMILIES WILL BE KICKED OUT OF THEIR HOMES

Since his inauguration, President Donald Trump has proclaimed an “America first” philosophy. On Tuesday, Housing and Urban Development...

The Fox News host lobbying Trump to pardon accused war criminals has a cozy relationship with him

THE FOX NEWS HOST LOBBYING TRUMP TO PARDON ACCUSED WAR CRIMINALS HAS A COZY RELATIONSHIP WITH HIM

Fox & Friends weekend co-host Pete Hegseth has privately lobbied President Donald Trump to pardon several military members accused...

 
 
 
Koch network tries to rebrand from greedy capitalists to benevolent philanthropists

KOCH NETWORK TRIES TO REBRAND FROM GREEDY CAPITALISTS TO BENEVOLENT PHILANTHROPISTS

The politically powerful Koch network is looking to change its image. In the face of rising support for progressive policies, the well-funded...

After a week of discussing war, Trump says there is ‘no indication' of threats from Iran

AFTER A WEEK OF DISCUSSING WAR, TRUMP SAYS THERE IS ‘NO INDICATION' OF THREATS FROM IRAN

President Donald Trump spent the last week talking up possible military action against Iran, discussing the number of troops that would...

 
 
 
Senate agriculture climate change hearing reinforces industry resistance to action

SENATE AGRICULTURE CLIMATE CHANGE HEARING REINFORCES INDUSTRY RESISTANCE TO ACTION

A Tuesday Senate hearing reviewing the impact of climate change on agriculture featured a strong defense of industry, at a time when...

Justin Amash faces barrage of scorn from fellow Republicans after calling for Trump's impeachment

JUSTIN AMASH FACES BARRAGE OF SCORN FROM FELLOW REPUBLICANS AFTER CALLING FOR TRUMP'S IMPEACHMENT

Rep. Justin Amash over the weekend broke with his fellow Republican colleagues after reading special counsel Robert Mueller's report...

 
 
 
Meet the Texas law firm acting as a foreign agent for Russia's ally in the Balkans

MEET THE TEXAS LAW FIRM ACTING AS A FOREIGN AGENT FOR RUSSIA'S ALLY IN THE BALKANS

For the past decade, Republika Srpska - a region of Bosnia and Herzegovina - has been governed by the Alliance of Independent Social...

Republicans are undermining Michigan's redistricting effort, secretary of state says

REPUBLICANS ARE UNDERMINING MICHIGAN'S REDISTRICTING EFFORT, SECRETARY OF STATE SAYS

Michigan's secretary of state on Monday accused Republican lawmakers of undermining the state's redistricting process by using “budgeting...

 
 
 
Federal judge smacks down Trump's resistance to congressional oversight

FEDERAL JUDGE SMACKS DOWN TRUMP'S RESISTANCE TO CONGRESSIONAL OVERSIGHT

A federal judge ruled against President Donald Trump's massive resistance to congressional oversight on Monday, holding that the president's...

Muhlaysia Booker, a trans woman who was assaulted in April, has been found dead

MUHLAYSIA BOOKER, A TRANS WOMAN WHO WAS ASSAULTED IN APRIL, HAS BEEN FOUND DEAD

Last month, a 23-year-old transgender woman was brutally attacked in a Dallas parking lot. She was treated at a hospital for bone fractures...

 
 
 
A war with Iran would require all US troops, and then a draft

A WAR WITH IRAN WOULD REQUIRE ALL US TROOPS, AND THEN A DRAFT

Between tweets about migrants, the economy, and Democrats who are running for president, President Donald Trump on Sunday spared one...

Major oil companies are backing a carbon tax - but there's a catch

MAJOR OIL COMPANIES ARE BACKING A CARBON TAX - BUT THERE'S A CATCH

Two of the world's most powerful oil companies are uniting behind a carbon pricing plan, in a surprising move that would require corporations...

 
 
 
Second Guatemalan child in one week dies at the border

SECOND GUATEMALAN CHILD IN ONE WEEK DIES AT THE BORDER

A 16-year-old boy from Guatemala died Monday at the Weslaco Station in the U.S. Border Patrol's Rio Grande Valley Sector. He is the...

Border patrol agent reportedly called migrants ‘subhuman' before hitting one with his truck

BORDER PATROL AGENT REPORTEDLY CALLED MIGRANTS ‘SUBHUMAN' BEFORE HITTING ONE WITH HIS TRUCK

A Border Patrol agent accused of hitting a migrant with his truck called migrants “subhuman” and “mindless murdering savages,” federal...

 
 
 
If Trump doesn't need banks, why does he keep asking them for loans?

IF TRUMP DOESN'T NEED BANKS, WHY DOES HE KEEP ASKING THEM FOR LOANS?

President Donald Trump's Twitter feed lit up again Monday morning as he attempted to counter The New York Times' latest reporting on...

FOX NEWS HOSTS ACCIDENTALLY FORGET THEY ARE SUPPOSED TO BE AGAINST FREE COLLEGE

Sen. Elizabeth Warren recently unveiled a plan to help give young people and their families a leg up by cancelling much of their college...

 
 
 
The most important question facing whoever wins the Democratic primary

THE MOST IMPORTANT QUESTION FACING WHOEVER WINS THE DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY

Let's assume, for a second, that Democrats absolutely crush the Republicans in the 2020 election. President Donald Trump is cast out...

TOM COTTON SAYS OVERTURN ROE V. WADE BECAUSE MEDICAL SCIENCE ONLY ‘INFORMS' THESE DECISIONS

Sen. Tom Cotton , a staunch opponent of abortion rights, demanded on Sunday that the Supreme Court overturn its Roe v. Wade and Planned...

 
 
 



VIDEO: Wild chase of stolen RV ends with injuries in Los Angeles

VIDEO: Wild chase of stolen RV ends with injuries in Los Angeles

The RV crashed into several cars and a palm tree. Read more ...

'Elated': Homeless valedictorian accepted into more than 40 colleges

'Elated': Homeless valedictorian accepted into more than 40 colleges

A homeless student went above and beyond his goal of getting $1 million in scholarships from colleges. Read more ...

Bring on the Blues! Bruins face rematch of epic Stanley Cup Final

Bring on the Blues! Bruins face rematch of epic Stanley Cup Final

The St. Louis Blues have waited 49 years to respond to Bobby Orr's famous goal, that helped the Boston Bruins win the Stanley Cup in 1970. Read more ...

Raptors steamroll Bucks to even Eastern Conference finals

Raptors steamroll Bucks to even Eastern Conference finals

TORONTO - Kyle Lowry scored 25 points, Kawhi Leonard had 19 and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 120-102 on Tuesday night to even the Eastern Conference finals at... Read more ...

Alabama TV station calls airing same-sex cartoon wedding on 'Arthur' a...

Alabama TV station calls airing same-sex cartoon wedding on 'Arthur' a ‘violation of trust'

“I never thought I'd be going to battle for a gay rat wedding, but here we are," said a mom who was disappointed by the Alabama public station's decision. Read more ...

Trump calls for trade deal passage before infrastructure bill

Trump calls for trade deal passage before infrastructure bill

President Trump told Democratic lawmakers in a letter Tuesday that Congress should take up and pass a trade deal with Canada and Mexico before debating a bill about... Read more ...

US housing secretary confuses industry term with. cookie

US housing secretary confuses industry term with. cookie

Ben Carson, Trump's Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, revealed that after 2 years on the job he still doesn't know his way around the housing industry, confusing a... Read more ...

Clayton Kershaw gets 8 Ks, Dodgers beat Tampa Bay 7-3

Clayton Kershaw gets 8 Ks, Dodgers beat Tampa Bay 7-3

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Clayton Kershaw took a shutout into the seventh inning in his first start at Tropicana Field and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-3 on... Read more ...

Blues beat Sharks, march on to Stanley Cup Final

Blues beat Sharks, march on to Stanley Cup Final

ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Blues are marching into the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in decades. Read more ...

Brazilian fatally stabs girlfriend in her home, shoots 3 dead at church

Brazilian fatally stabs girlfriend in her home, shoots 3 dead at church

RIO DE JANEIRO - A man knifed his girlfriend to death in her home Tuesday, then went to a Baptist church and opened fire with a pistol, killing three more people, authorities... Read more ...