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Wait, is Trump losing Fox News?

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 9:32pm
He still has Hannity, but the network's support for the president appears to be eroding....

‘A racist’s wet dream’: Internet torches GOT producers over ‘tone-deaf’ Civil War alt-history series

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 9:23pm
The creators of Game of Thrones have announced their next project — and Twitter is pissed. On Wednesday, HBO announced that David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, the showrunners of the popular fantasy series, are working on a new dystopian series titled “Confederate” where the South won th...

Investigators probing complex web of investments between Trump and Deutsche Bank for Russia proof

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 8:49pm
As usual, the latest news dump proves that all roads may indeed lead to Russia. According to the New York Times, investigators are looking into President Donald Trump’s relationship to Germany’s Deutsche Bank over huge loans the bank gave to Trump throughout their two decade-long relatio...

Trump appears to accuse fired FBI director Comey of using Russian dossier to blackmail him

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 8:35pm
In a wide-ranging Oval Office interview with the New York Times, President Donald Trump repeatedly said he would not have nominated Jeff Sessions as Attorney General if he would have known Sessions would recuse himself from the Russia investigation and threatened that Special Prosecutor Robert Muell...

‘F*ck cancer’: Politicians and journalists rally behind John McCain after brain cancer diagnosis

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 8:01pm
Immediately after news broke that Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) had been diagnosed with brain cancer, journalists and politicians alike rushed to offer their condolences and support to the one-time presidential nominee. “John McCain has been a fighter all his life and this is just the latest challen...

‘Putin is the only ally he’s never betrayed’: Internet loses it after Trump throws Sessions under the bus

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 7:37pm
In a rare interview with the New York Times, President Donald Trump repeatedly said he would not have nominated Jeff Sessions as Attorney General if he would have known Sessions would recuse himself from the Russia investigation. The internet was shocked that a sitting President would kneecap his ow...

Trump’s ‘red line’: President warns Mueller against looking too closely into his family’s finances

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 7:25pm
In a bombshell interview, President Donald Trump said Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller looking into his and his family’s finances would cross a “red line.” In the same New York Times article where Trump claimed he never would have hired Attorney General Jeff Sessions if he knew he...

Sen. John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 7:09pm
Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) has been diagnosed with brain cancer, CNN reports. The news comes after the senator underwent surgery for a blood clot above his left eye. The Arizona Republic’s Dan Nowicki reports a tissue pathology revealed “a primary brain tumor known as a glioblastoma.” The McCains...

‘It’s very unfair’: Trump complains he wouldn’t have chosen Sessions if he knew AG was going recuse himself

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 6:54pm
Donald Trump on Wednesday indicated he regrets nominating Jeff Sessions, after the attorney general recused himself from all matters involving the Justice department’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. “Sessions should have never recused himself, and if he was going to re...

Trump booster who frequently appeared on Fox Business failed to disclose payments from president’s reelection campaign

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 6:43pm
A prominent Donald Trump booster who’s repped the president in numerous appearances on Fox Business Network is also a paid consultant of Trump’s 2020 reelection campaign, the Washington Post reports. Mark Serrano, a fierce defender of the president’s agenda, is described as a “Republican strategist”...

New season of Arrested Development takes on ‘alarming parallels between Trumps and Bluths’

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 6:35pm
The upcoming firth season of the Netflix show “Arrested Development” will take on President Donald Trump and “the alarming parallels between the Trumps and the Bluths,” The Daily Beast reports. “None of that is lost on [creator] Mitch Hurwitz. He’s aware of all of that stuff,...

REVEALED: Manafort was $17 million in debt to pro-Russian interests before joining Trump’s campaign

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 5:58pm
Financial documents reveal that Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort was millions of dollars in debt to “pro-Russian interests” by the time he joined the president’s campaign last spring. According to the New York Times, Manafort owed pro-Russian groups money...

Jared Kushner to testify in closed session Monday before Senate Intel Committee

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 5:48pm
A White House senior advisor and son-in-law of President Donald Trump will testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Monday. “The closed-door session sets up what could be one of the most highly anticipated interviews for lawmakers to date,” ABC News reports. Questions at the c...

Hot mic catches Netanyahu chastising EU’s ‘crazy’ conditions for Israeli–Palestinian peace

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 5:45pm
TEL AVIV, Israel — An unvarnished critique of the European Union by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a private meeting with Central European leaders was picked up on an open mike on Wednesday, as the Israeli leader accused the EU of “undermining” Israel and assailed as “crazy&#...

Republicans set to confirm Trump-nominated federal judge who compared abortion to slavery

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 5:40pm
It was only a matter of time before people began publishing receipts on President Donald Trump’s federal judge nominees — and his pick for the 6th circuit court is a doozy. According to HuffPost, Judge John Bush, who is up for a lifetime appointment presiding over the 6th circuit court, ...

Donald Trump Jr. and Paul Manafort to testify next in public session next week before Senate panel

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 5:19pm
President Donald Trump’s eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., and former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort will testify on July 26 before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, the panel said in a statement on Wednesday. Trump Jr. and Manafort are expected to be questioned about allegations Russia m...

Bernie Sanders says Russia tried dividing democrats

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 5:04pm
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders was “sick and tired” of talking about his former opponent Hillary Clinton’s emails during the 2016 presidential election. For starters, the progressive candidate thought the supposed controversy was a total distraction from the issues American voters typica...

32 million would lose health insurance under ‘repeal and run’ bill while premiums double: report

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 5:00pm
The Congressional Budget Office has released their nonpartisan analysis of the Republican plan to repeal Obamacare without passing a replacement bill. Within a decade, 32 million Americans would lose health insurance coverage while premiums would double for individual polices. The legislative analys...

Tomb of King Tutankhamun’s wife’s likely discovered, archaeologists say

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 4:56pm
History buffs may have a reason to rejoice after a team of archeologists found evidence of a tomb, which they believe to be that of King Tutankhamun’s wife Ankhesenamun. A group, led by renowned archeologist Zahi Hawass, is sure there is a tomb located near the tomb of pharaoh Ay (1327-1323 B.C.) — ...

Cosmo DiNardo was banned from 2 schools before murders of 4 Pennsylvania men

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 4:46pm
The man who admitted to killing four young men in Pennsylvania had a history of run-ins with the law, including incidents that got him banned at two separate educational institutions. Cosmo DiNardo, 20, was banned from his alma mater, Holy Ghost Preparatory School, as well as Arcadia University, whe...