Sanders, wife Jane, hire lawyers amid FBI probe

  • Sanders, wife Jane, hire lawyers amid FBI probe on loan application: report

    June 25, 2017 12:26 PM

    Sen. Bernie Sanders and his wife have hired defense attorneys amid an FBI probe into a loan the senator’s wife procured for Burlington College while she was school president, according to news reports.

  • Fox News ‘MediaBuzz’: Spicer says Trump’s remarks about possible Comey tapes brought out truth

    June 25, 2017 1:19 PM

    Spicer talks to Fox News about White House daily press briefings, Georgia special House election, Trump’s remarks on “Comey tapes.”

 

Is this Justice Kennedy’s last case

  • Supreme Court: Will Justice Kennedy retire this month?

    June 24, 2017 1:53 PM

    The Supreme Court’s term ends next week with growing speculation that Justice Anthony Kennedy–the panel’s most pivotal member–may retire at age 80 after 29 years on the court.

  • Trump supporters hold sit-in at North Carolina Starbucks after woman mocked for shirt

    June 25, 2017 7:10 AM

    Trump supporters flooded a North Carolina Starbucks on Saturday in protest after they said a woman was mocked for wearing T-shirt supporting the president.

  • How to delete yourself from the internet

    June 25, 2017 6:00 AM

    Data breaches. Identity theft. Bank fraud. It seems like every week we read a fearsome new headline about cybercrime … about reputable services falling victim to anonymous hackers … about ransomware holding random computer users’ files hostage.

Number of refugees admitted in US drops by 50 percent under Trump

Number of refugees admitted in US drops by 50 percent under Trump

June 23, 2017 10:37 PM

The number of refugees who entered the U.S. during President Trump’s first three months compared to the last months of President Obama’s term was cut nearly in half, according to statistics released Friday by the Department of Homeland Security.

 

Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Asra Nomani accuse Dem senators of ignoring them in hearing

June 23, 2017 12:07 PM

Women’s rights activists Ayaan Hirsi Ali and Asra Nomani have accused four female Democratic senators of ignoring them during a committee hearing last week, complaining the lawmakers did not ask them a single question.

 

California governor stops parole for Charles Manson follower

June 24, 2017 0:33 AM

California Gov. Jerry Brown has blocked parole for Charles Manson follower and convicted killer Bruce Davis.

It looks like President Trump is spending all his time cleaning up DC

  • President says the special counsel is ‘very good friends’ with Comey, which he calls ‘bothersome’

    Posted:Sat, 24 Jun 2017 10:17:51 GMT
    President Donald Trump said “we’re going to have to see” when asked about the future of Special Counsel Robert Mueller, who is reportedly investigating whether Trump attempted to obstruct justice.

        

  • Trump questions Obama over Russian meddling

    Posted:Sat, 24 Jun 2017 10:49:40 GMT
    President Donald Trump questions whether former President Barack Obama did enough to stop possible Russian meddling in the 2016 US election.

        

  • Report: Obama knew Putin was directly involved in hacks

    Posted:Fri, 23 Jun 2017 22:12:44 GMT
    A former Obama official said the previous administration “sort of choked” in its effort to punish Russian President Vladimir Putin over his attempts to influence the US presidential election in Donald Trump’s favor, The Washington Post reported Friday.

QB signs largest deal in NFL history

QB signs largest deal in NFL history

According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, Carr and the Raiders agreed to terms on a five-year extension worth $125 million on Thursday, which would make him the highest-paid player in league history.

Tom Pelissero of USA Today reported Carr’s deal includes $70 million in guarantees with $40 million guaranteed at signing.

Sears Canada files for bankruptcy

Posted:Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:22:09 GMT
Sears Canada filed for bankruptcy early Thursday, making it the latest casualty of the crisis among traditional brick-and-mortar retailers and another sign of trouble for the iconic retailer.

Some House Dems: Time for Pelosi to go

Posted:Thu, 22 Jun 2017 16:55:11 GMT
A small group of House Democrats are publicly saying it’s time for House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to step aside as the face of the party ahead of the 2018 midterms following Tuesday night’s disappointing loss in a special election for a Georgia House seat.

Some Dems want Pelosi to go

Some Dems want Pelosi to go

Posted:Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:09:46 GMT
A small group of House Democrats are publicly saying it’s time for House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to step aside as the face of the party ahead of the 2018 midterms following Tuesday night’s disappointing loss in a special election for a Georgia House seat.

NATO jet scrambles after Russian minister’s plane

Posted:Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:00:54 GMT
A NATO F-16 fighter jet tried to intercept the plane of Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu in the Baltic Sea Wednesday, according to Russian state media.

Suspect yelled ‘Allahu akbar’ before stabbing officer, FBI says

Posted:Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:54:51 GMT
A police officer was stabbed Wednesday at a Flint, Michigan airport, and passengers were evacuated, according to authorities.

From CEO to Prince to King, a lot of movement taking place around the world

 

CEO of Uber resigns after months of crisis

Posted:Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:07:58 GMT

Travis Kalanick has resigned as the chief executive of Uber, the ride-hailing startup he co-founded and turned into a global tech giant.

Kalanick already announced last week that he was going on an indefinite leave of absencefollowing the death of his mother in a boating accident.

But the move failed to defuse a growing crisis over his leadership and demands from investors that he resign from the $68 billion startup.

 

Saudi king reshuffles line of succession

Posted:Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:52:01 GMT
Saudi Arabia’s king deposed the sitting crown prince Wednesday and replaced him with Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, the deputy crown prince, the state news agency reported.

Prince Philip is hospitalized

Posted:Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:48:23 GMT
Prince Philip, the 95-year-old husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, was admitted to hospital Tuesday evening as a “precautionary measure,” Buckingham Palace has told CNN.

Has America lost faith in Democratics

  • After losing four special elections, Dems ponder how they can turn it around for the 2018 midterm elections

    Posted:Wed, 21 Jun 2017 07:46:27 GMT
    Democrats tried an inoffensive moderate message in Georgia. They ran a banjo-strumming populist in Montana. They called in the cavalry in South Carolina and tried to catch their foe sleeping through a long-shot in Kansas.

        

  • Cillizza: In Georgia, close isn’t nearly good enough for Democrats

    Posted:Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:05:09 GMT
        

  • Psaki: Democrats, don’t lose your cool over Georgia vote

    Posted:Wed, 21 Jun 2017 04:27:07 GMT
    Democrats, don’t lose your mind and your motivation over Jon Ossoff’s defeat in GA-06.

Are the Democrats paying for all of Trump troubles

Kellyanne Conway prods Mueller over Dem donors on team

June 19, 2017 8:13 AM

White House Counselor Kellyanne Conway suggested Monday that the head of the Russia investigation should fully disclose the names of the attorneys he’s hired after it was revealed several Democratic donors are part of the team scrutinizing the Trump administration at the highest levels.

 

Are reports on Robert Mueller’s probe of the president really bombshells?

June 19, 2017 4:00 AM

The special counsel’s investigation of President Trump and his associates seems to be exploding into the news.

 

Megyn Kelly confronts Alex Jones over Sandy Hook, warns he ‘isn’t going away’

June 18, 2017 8:30 PM

NBC News’ Megyn Kelly defended her decision interview with online radio host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones Sunday night, telling her audience that the “Infowars” host “isn’t going away.” Kelly opened the third episode of her newsmagazine series by promising to confront Jones about his “notorious lie” that the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre that killed 26 people in Newtown, Conn., was a hoax.

 

Protesters storm ‘Julius Caesar’ performance again

June 19, 2017 6:18 AM

Protesters again have stormed the stage of a New York production of Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar,” which depicts a Trump look-alike character being assassinated.

PEOPLE DIE IN CAR FROM WILDFIRE

  • Wildfire victims burned in cars as they fled

    Posted:Sun, 18 Jun 2017 13:14:07 GMT
    Twenty-four people were killed in Portugal in what officials are calling the country’s ‘greatest wildfire tragedy of recent years’.

        

  • Flounder in ‘Animal House’ dies at 63

    Posted:Sun, 18 Jun 2017 11:47:12 GMT
    Stephen Furst, the actor who played the hapless, beanie-wearing frat boy Flounder in the 1978 movie “Animal House,” has died at age 63, his son, Nathan Furst, told CNN on Saturday.

        

  • What Amazon’s new move means for your grocer

  • Amazon’s $13.7 billion purchase of Whole Foods means the supermarket, and retailing overall, will never be the same. Grocers will now have to contend with the incredibly rich and powerful competitor whose impact on retail has been so dramatic.

    Department stores have shed 46% of their workers since 2001, a greater percentage of their jobs than coal mines or factories have lost over the same period. Store closing announcements are piling up at a record pace.

    Posted:Sat, 17 Jun 2017 19:28:29 GMT
        

  • Does Trump have 100M social media followers?

    Posted:Sat, 17 Jun 2017 16:44:37 GMT