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Paul Manafort's defense rests without presenting evidence

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:47:54 -0400

The trial of President Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort is coming to a quieter than expected end.....
Omarosa tweet raises the question: What is it about Trump and dogs?

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:25:57 -0400

Among the enemies, rivals and random targets he has compared to a dog are Mitt Romney (“he choked like a dog”) Ted Cruz (he “lies like a dog”) and conservative writer Brent Bozell (came “begging for m....
Trump calls Omarosa 'that dog'

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 08:37:56 -0400

President Trump on Tuesday continued to lash out at Omarosa Manigault-Newman over explosive claims in his former “Celebrity Apprentice” co-star turned White House aide makes about him in her new book,....
What Trump doesn't understand about NFL player protests

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 05:00:29 -0400

Yahoo Sports columnist Jay Busbee sets the record straight on the president's misstatements about the NFL and its players.....
3 missing men at the Manafort trial

Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:20:20 -0400

The absence of three witnesses offers intriguing hints about potential ongoing investigations and additional prosecutions that could yet take place.....
Trump attacks ‘wacky,’ ‘vicious,’ ‘not-smart’ former protégé Omarosa

Mon, 13 Aug 2018 11:00:18 -0400

President Trump said former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman was “vicious,” “not smart” and regularly missed meetings.....
Trump adviser Stephen Miller's uncle: My nephew is 'an immigration hypocrite'

Mon, 13 Aug 2018 10:51:39 -0400

Stephen Miller, the architect of some of Trump’s most controversial anti-immigration policies, has been assailed by critics who are quick to point out that Miller himself is a grandchild of refugees. ....
Meager Unite the Right 2 rally exposes limits of white supremacist movement

Sun, 12 Aug 2018 22:34:56 -0400

The Charlottesville anniversary event drew a handful of white supremacists, who were far outnumbered by counterprotesters.....
Parkland students bring the March for Our Lives summer tour to an end in Newtown

Sun, 12 Aug 2018 21:17:05 -0400

The organizers of the Road to Change tour have visited over 50 cities in an effort to register and mobilize voters ahead of the 2018 midterm elections — and to build a coalition of youth in communitie....
'Unite the Right' marchers a few – anti-fascists a many

Sun, 12 Aug 2018 18:49:09 -0400

White nationalists who marched on Washington and rallied at a park near the White House have left the area in white vans under a police escort. The demonstration led by the principal organizer of las....
Charlottesville remembers Heather Heyer – Her mom revisits the site of her tragic death 1 year ago

Sun, 12 Aug 2018 16:23:25 -0400

The mother of a woman killed when a car plowed into a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally last summer said Sunday there’s much healing to do a year after the violence in Charlottes....
Charlottesville on high alert on the anniversary of white supremacist violence

Sat, 11 Aug 2018 16:59:58 -0400

A group of anti-fascist activists rallied peacefully in downtown Charlottesville as the city marks the anniversary of last summer's white supremacist violence. Saturday marks a year since white n....
Yankees emerge as key evidence in Paul Manafort trial

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 23:43:36 -0400

A package of baseball season tickets owned by President Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort was a major topic of discussion on Friday at his trial for charges including money laundering, fin....
Michael Brown's mom seeks reinvestigation, City Council seat

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 19:06:55 -0400

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Missouri governor's office said Friday it doesn't have the authority to appoint a special prosecutor reinvestigate the 2014 fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in Fergu....
St. Louis DA victory latest for Black Lives Matter movement

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 18:58:32 -0400

When LaShell Eikerenkoetter cast her vote for Wesley Bell in the St. Louis County Democratic primary on Tuesday, she took the spirit of Michael Brown with her to the ballot box.....
Erdogan tells Turks to buy crumbling lira as Trump turns the screws

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 17:24:59 -0400

The lira has long been falling on worries about Erdogan's influence over monetary policy and worsening relations with the United States. Reverberations spread through global markets, with European s....
NASA sending spacecraft straight into sun's glittering crown

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 17:21:04 -0400

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is sending a spacecraft straight into the sun's glittering crown, an atmospheric region so hot and harsh any normal visitor would wither.....
Confirmation hearings for U.S. top court nominee Kavanaugh open Sept. 4

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 16:00:33 -0400

Confirmation hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will begin on Sept. 4, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley announced in a statement on Friday. Opening statements b....
William & Mary board rescinds Bill Cosby honorary degree

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 15:37:53 -0400

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — The board of visitors of The College of William & Mary has voted to rescind an honorary degree awarded to comedian and actor Bill Cosby.....
The key Trump revelations in Omarosa Manigault Newman's new book

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 15:26:22 -0400

Omarosa Manigault Newman, whose association with Donald Trump goes back all the way to his days on reality TV, has displayed her flair for spectacle by publishing a scathing insider’s account of his W....
Trump adviser Stone's associate held in contempt in Russia probe: reports

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 14:16:41 -0400

An associate of U.S. President Donald Trump's longtime adviser Roger Stone was found in contempt on Friday after refusing to appear as a witness before a grand jury convened as part of U.S. Special Co....
As U.S. unleashes sanctions, Americans view Russia as bigger threat than Iran: Reuters/Ipsos poll

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 13:22:04 -0400

While a majority of U.S. adults view Iran as a threat to the United States, that number has decreased slightly over the past three years, the poll shows. In comparison, the number of Americans who co....
Trump escalates feud with Turkey, imposing higher metals tariffs

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 12:54:24 -0400

Criticizing the state of the U.S. relationship with Ankara, Trump announced on Twitter that he had authorized a doubling of duties on aluminum and steel imported from Turkey, making them 20 percent an....
State senator pleads not guilty to domestic violence charges

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 12:26:18 -0400

LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire state senator is pleading not guilty to assault and domestic violence charges.....
U.S. strongly condemns Russia's poisoning of former spy: White House

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 11:48:20 -0400

"The attack against Sergei and Yulia Skripal in Salisbury, United Kingdom, on March 4, 2018, was a reckless display of contempt for the universally held norm against chemical weapons," said a spokesma....
Kobach to recuse himself from Kansas governor's race recount

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 09:56:21 -0400

Kobach told CNN late on Thursday that as Kansas's current secretary of state, he has no role in the counting or recounting of provisional ballots, and that all the work is done at the county level. "....
NASA experiment that included Trump note caused alarm

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 08:40:46 -0400

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A suspicious package that fell from the sky over New Jersey caused some alarm because it contained a note that mentioned President Donald Trump.....
Exclusive: As Trump cracks down on Pakistan, U.S. cuts military training programs

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:17:57 -0400

The move, which has not been previously reported, is one of the first known impacts from Trump's decision this year to suspend U.S. security assistance to Pakistan to compel it to crack down on Islami....
On anniversary of rally, how Charlottesville changed us

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 06:00:48 -0400

It’s been nearly a year since white nationalists and neo-Nazis clashed with counterprotesters in Charlottesville, Va., leaving a young woman and two state police officers dead and a nation that has lo....
Charlottesville photographer would return Pulitzer if he could save Heather Heyer

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 06:00:44 -0400

“It’s hard to just take joy in something like a Pulitzer when you know that it came because of such a tragic event.”....
How Heather Heyer's mother keeps her legacy alive

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 06:00:30 -0400

"If you're not outraged, you're not paying attention."....
Former Virginia governor remembers troopers who died in Charlottesville

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 06:00:24 -0400

“It was very painful. I cannot tell you how close we were. These folks live with you all day, 24/7. It was like losing a family member.”....
Kaine: We are still in a 'battle between love and hate'

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 06:00:15 -0400

“There are people who want to drag us back, sadly even including the president.”....
New Charlottesville mayor vows to keep pushing 'until it's done right'

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 06:00:11 -0400

“Everybody’s gotta be open to pushing until it’s done, until it’s done well, until it’s done right.”....
On anniversary of rally, how Charlottesville changed us

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 06:00:09 -0400

It’s been nearly a year since white nationalists and neo-Nazis clashed with counterprotesters in Charlottesville, Va., leaving a young woman and two state police officers dead and a nation that has lo....
One year later, Trump's 'both sides' response to Charlottesville still elicits anger

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 06:00:06 -0400

President Trump was excoriated for blaming “both sides” for the deadly violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va., last August. Nearly a year later, those affected by the events of ....
Vice News journalist on what it's like to be recognized by Nazis

Fri, 10 Aug 2018 06:00:03 -0400

“‘It was just like this sense of, ‘Oh, they're everywhere.’”....
First lady Melania Trump’s parents gain U.S. citizenship through process opposed by Donald Trump

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 19:22:19 -0400

First lady Melania Trump's parents became U.S. citizens Thursday, through a process President Trump wants to end.....
Why it's so hard for Trump to simply tell Mueller 'the truth'

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 18:57:47 -0400

The president's defenders float a growing list of reasons why he shouldn't sit for an interview with the special counsel.....
White House announces Space Force, but don't try to enlist just yet

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 17:02:19 -0400

The Space Force debate has hinged on whether the existing Air Force Space Command can protect American satellites in orbit and handle other military challenges in space.....
Saudi-led airstrikes kill dozens in Saada province, Yemen

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 13:45:42 -0400

The remains of victims and children's clothing were strewn across a market in northern Yemen on Friday, as the U.S. and UN called for an investigation into an air strike the previous day by a Sau....
Running against Bernie in 2020: It's easier than you think

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 05:00:57 -0400

Right now, at a time when Democrats are frantically searching for the anti-Trump, Bernie is starting to look strangely like a reverse image of the president, instead.....
Unfiltered: ‘The left practices tolerance in the most superficial ways’

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 19:15:05 -0400

On Nov. 8, 2016, Donald Trump was elected as the 45th President of the United States — and Brandon Straka, a gay man and artist living in New York City, posted a video of his reaction to Facebook. Al....
Midterm Mania No. 1: Why Democrats and Republicans should worry about the Ohio results

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 18:09:54 -0400

Everything you need to know this week about Election 2018....
Famous Nevada pimp running for office loses brothel license

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 17:55:45 -0400

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Officials have yanked a brothel license from Nevada's most famous legal pimp, who has fashioned himself as a Donald Trump-style candidate for a state legislative seat and faced in....
Senator: Russia has 'penetrated' Florida counties ahead of midterms

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 17:54:55 -0400

Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., said that Russian "bad actors" may try to alter his state's voter registration rolls in the upcoming midterms.....
U.S. Congressman Collins, son charged with insider trading

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 15:52:34 -0400

By Brendan Pierson and Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - Christopher Collins, a Republican U.S. congressman from New York who was one of President Donald Trump's earliest supporters, was criminal....
U.S. imposes sanctions on Russia for nerve agent attack in UK

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 17:58:10 -0400

By Lesley Wroughton WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Washington said on Wednesday it would impose fresh sanctions on Russia by the end of August after it determined that Moscow had used a nerve agent against a....
What Trump doesn’t understand about trade and tariffs

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 13:05:56 -0400

Yahoo Finance columnist Rick Newman takes issue with the president’s economic prescriptions on trade.....
Why QAnon has gained traction in Trump’s America

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 05:00:43 -0400

Washington Post senior editor Marc Fisher talks about the rise of the fringe conspiracy movement QAnon.....