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US airstrikes kill 10 children in Afghanistan as Trump envoy negotiates Taliban ‘peace' deal

US AIRSTRIKES KILL 10 CHILDREN IN AFGHANISTAN AS TRUMP ENVOY NEGOTIATES TALIBAN ‘PEACE' DEAL

As the Trump administration continues its “peace talks” with the Taliban - with the latest round taking place earlier this month in...

McConnell finally decides that Russian interference is a bad thing

MCCONNELL FINALLY DECIDES THAT RUSSIAN INTERFERENCE IS A BAD THING

After years of deflecting and downplaying the notion that Russia interfered in an American presidential election, Senate Majority Leader...

 
 
 
It's cheaper to replace most coal plants with renewables than keep them open, per report

IT'S CHEAPER TO REPLACE MOST COAL PLANTS WITH RENEWABLES THAN KEEP THEM OPEN, PER REPORT

It would be more expensive to keep the majority of U.S. coal plants open than to replace them with new wind and solar power alternatives,...

Following Barr letter, Democrats call for the full Mueller report to be released publicly

FOLLOWING BARR LETTER, DEMOCRATS CALL FOR THE FULL MUELLER REPORT TO BE RELEASED PUBLICLY

Democrats called for special counsel Robert Mueller's full report to be publicly released after Attorney General William Barr sent...

 
 
 
Special counsel finds Trump did not collude with Russia

SPECIAL COUNSEL FINDS TRUMP DID NOT COLLUDE WITH RUSSIA

Special counsel Robert Mueller found that neither President Donald Trump nor his campaign colluded with Russia to interfere in the...

Conservatives claim victory over Mueller report, ignore examples of Trump's interference

CONSERVATIVES CLAIM VICTORY OVER MUELLER REPORT, IGNORE EXAMPLES OF TRUMP'S INTERFERENCE

Republicans took a victory lap this weekend, claiming special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation report, referred to Attorney...

 
 
 

HOUSE JUDICIARY CHAIRMAN: ‘OBVIOUSLY, WE KNOW THERE WAS SOME COLLUSION'

House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler doesn't need the Mueller report to know whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russia, he said...

Trump isn't smart enough to understand how the Supreme Court is about to disempower the presidency

TRUMP ISN'T SMART ENOUGH TO UNDERSTAND HOW THE SUPREME COURT IS ABOUT TO DISEMPOWER THE PRESIDENCY

Justice Antonin Scalia's greatest gift to the conservative movement was teaching judges that humility is for suckers. Scalia, of course,...

 
 
 
President Trump spends the first 24 hours after the Mueller probe ends in Twitter silence

PRESIDENT TRUMP SPENDS THE FIRST 24 HOURS AFTER THE MUELLER PROBE ENDS IN TWITTER SILENCE

As the rest of Washington settled in to what's likely to be several days of rumblings over the recently concluded special counsel probe...

Kamala Harris to announce plan to boost teacher salaries

KAMALA HARRIS TO ANNOUNCE PLAN TO BOOST TEACHER SALARIES

Sen. Kamala Harris is expected to announce her support for a plan that would see the federal government step in to increase teachers'...

 
 
 
Texas argues ‘polluters will be punished' for chemical fire as public anger mounts

TEXAS ARGUES ‘POLLUTERS WILL BE PUNISHED' FOR CHEMICAL FIRE AS PUBLIC ANGER MOUNTS

Texas is suing a chemical company notorious for environmental violations after a hazardous fire reignited at a storage facility on...

Mississippi banned abortion at six weeks into pregnancy, before many people know they're pregnant

MISSISSIPPI BANNED ABORTION AT SIX WEEKS INTO PREGNANCY, BEFORE MANY PEOPLE KNOW THEY'RE PREGNANT

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant signed a law that would ban abortions at six weeks into pregnancy on Thursday. Advocates for this ban...

 
 
 
FEMA exposed more than 2 million wildfire and hurricane survivors to identity theft and fraud

FEMA EXPOSED MORE THAN 2 MILLION WILDFIRE AND HURRICANE SURVIVORS TO IDENTITY THEFT AND FRAUD

In a dramatic Friday evening news dump, a government watchdog report revealed that the Federal Emergency Management Agency , tasked...

Why far-right attackers aren't charged as domestic terrorists

WHY FAR-RIGHT ATTACKERS AREN'T CHARGED AS DOMESTIC TERRORISTS

Christopher Hasson's alleged intentions were clear from the start. Hasson, 49, a Coast Guard lieutenant, was arrested by federal agents...

 
 
 
Lawmakers, 2020 candidates call for immediate release of Mueller report

LAWMAKERS, 2020 CANDIDATES CALL FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OF MUELLER REPORT

Lawmakers on Capitol Hill, including several Democratic presidential candidates, wasted no time Friday calling for the release of special...

Gymnastics star removes Michael Jackson music from viral floor routine after ‘Leaving Neverland'

GYMNASTICS STAR REMOVES MICHAEL JACKSON MUSIC FROM VIRAL FLOOR ROUTINE AFTER ‘LEAVING NEVERLAND'

This season, UCLA gymnastics star Katelyn Ohashi captured the hearts of the world - and plenty of perfect 10.0s - with her dynamic...

 
 
 
The Mueller report is done. What now?

THE MUELLER REPORT IS DONE. WHAT NOW?

Special Counsel Robert Mueller delivered the results of his investigation into Russian meddling into the 2016 election to U.S. Attorney...

DACA protected flight attendant set to be released from ICE custody after nearly two months

DACA PROTECTED FLIGHT ATTENDANT SET TO BE RELEASED FROM ICE CUSTODY AFTER NEARLY TWO MONTHS

A 28-year-old flight attendant from Texas is set to be released Friday after being detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement...

 
 
 
The 2020 presidential candidates say they want to end the death penalty. If only it were so simple

THE 2020 PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES SAY THEY WANT TO END THE DEATH PENALTY. IF ONLY IT WERE SO SIMPLE

Several Democratic presidential contenders have taken to Twitter recently to express their enthusiastic approval of California Gov....

Trump's corporate tax cuts have helped fuel the largest monthly deficit ever

TRUMP'S CORPORATE TAX CUTS HAVE HELPED FUEL THE LARGEST MONTHLY DEFICIT EVER

In December 2017, President Donald Trump signed a massive tax cut for corporations and the wealthy, calling it his “big, beautiful...

 
 
 



Father of Sandy Hook victim commits suicide at town hall, police say

Father of Sandy Hook victim commits suicide at town hall, police say

The father of one of the victims of the Sandy Hook school shooting committed suicide Monday at Newtown town hall, police said. Read more ...

After delivering his Mueller Report findings, Attorney General Bill Barr was...

After delivering his Mueller Report findings, Attorney General Bill Barr was spotted enjoying a seafood dinner

Attorney General William Barr released his summary about special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation on Sunday, determining that President Donald Trump did not... Read more ...

Dr. Dre posted and then deleted a photo bragging that his daughter got into...

Dr. Dre posted and then deleted a photo bragging that his daughter got into USC 'on her own' without mentioning he donated $70 million to the school

Dr. Dre's daughter, Truly Young, was accepted into the University of Southern California's School of Cinematic Arts. The rapper celebrated Truly's admission to the school on... Read more ...

Kenyan teacher who gives away 80 percent of his salary awarded $1M global prize

Kenyan teacher who gives away 80 percent of his salary awarded $1M global prize

A math and physics teacher from rural Kenya, who gives away 80 percent of his monthly income to help the poor, wins a $1 million prize. Read more ...

Buy this isle in Sicily from $1.1million

Buy this isle in Sicily from $1.1million

Isola delle Femmine is in the heart of a scuba diving and snorkeling mecca off the coat of Sicily. It could be yours for $1.1million. Read more ...

Rob Gronkowski's friends predict post-retirement plans: ‘Party time'

Rob Gronkowski's friends predict post-retirement plans: ‘Party time'

The NFL community and beyond has nothing but love for Rob Gronkowski. Shortly after the Patriots tight end announced his retirement Sunday with an Instagram post, dozens of... Read more ...

Officials: Father of Sandy Hook victim found dead of apparent suicide at...

Officials: Father of Sandy Hook victim found dead of apparent suicide at town hall

So sad. He was the father of Avielle Richman, a first-grader who was among the 20 children and six adults killed in the 2012 shooting. Read more ...

Scott Walker, Pop Idol Turned Avant Auteur, Dies At 76

Scott Walker, Pop Idol Turned Avant Auteur, Dies At 76

The former member of The Walker Brothers and singer of "The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine " was also one of experimental music's most beloved composers. (Image credit: Michael... Read more ...

AL East guide for 2019: Biggest strength, weakness and question for each team

AL East guide for 2019: Biggest strength, weakness and question for each team

The AL East is a three-horse race in 2019, but that doesn't mean the top three squads are without their questions. Read more ...

NY prosecutors announce charges against Avenatti in alleged extortion scheme

NY prosecutors announce charges against Avenatti in alleged extortion scheme

New York prosecutors on Monday said it will be announcing charges against attorney Michael Avenatti for allegedly attempting to extract more than $20 million from a publicly... Read more ...