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Trump-loving GOP committeewoman wants John McCain to ‘please just f*cking die already’

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 8:11pm
Nevada’s Republican national committeewoman Diana Orrock on Monday seemed to cheer for the death of Sen. John McCain (R-AZ), retweeting a post that begged, “please just f*cking die already.” “Amen,” Orrock wrote in her retweet, which linked to an article focused on McCain’s foreign policy positions ...

Heartless Facebooker sets up page to mock San Francisco’s ‘zombie’ homeless population

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 7:34pm
Apparently, one San Franciscan Facebook user has found a solution to homelessness: taking their photos and making fun of them. According to SFist, a resident who lives in the city’s Mission district created a page specifically to document the people they see within a two-mile radius of her apa...

OUCH: Texas paper destroys Trump’s six months in office by documenting every one of his failures

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 6:40pm
In a scorching editorial published by a major Texas daily newspaper, President Donald Trump’s first six months in office were documented in embarrassing detail with the nicest description of Trump being: “ham-handed.” Written by former Dallas News White House bureau chief Carl Leub...

‘Am I a f*cking baby?’: Report details the moment Trump turned on ex-campaign chairman Paul Manafort

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 6:26pm
Donald Trump’s final straw with Paul Manafort occurred when his former campaign chairman “allowed” a New York Times report detailing how campaign aides were using cable TV interviews to give then-candidate Trump advice, the Daily Mail reports. According to Devil’s Bargain: Steve Bannon, Donald...

Three shot outside health department building in Florida: sheriff’s office

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 5:59pm
Three people were shot on Monday outside a health department building in Palm Beach County, Florida, the local sheriff’s office said. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said on Twitter that it was investigating the shooting outside the C. L. Brumback Health Center in Belle Glade, a s...

WATCH: Wolf Blitzer answers universal question of why Jared Kushner still has a security clearance

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 5:45pm
CNN’s Wolf Blitzer on Monday explained exactly why Jared Kushner still has a security clearance, despite repeatedly “forgetting” to include meetings with agents of a hostile foreign power on his security clearance disclosure form. Blitzer was speaking with former CIA analyst Phil Mudd, who explained...

GOP strategist Steve Schmidt trashes Don Jr: ‘No loyal American’ would have met with Russians for campaign dirt

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 5:09pm
Speaking by phone with MSNBC host Nicolle Wallace, the former presidential campaign manager for John McCain lashed at Donald Trump Jr. for attending a meeting with Russians connected to the Kremlin in an attempt to gather information damaging to Hillary Clinton. While White House press secretary Sea...

Thousands of Coloradans cancel voter registrations

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 5:08pm
Nearly 4,000 Colorado voters have canceled their voter registrations after the Trump administration’s embattled Election Integrity Commission requested personal voter information from the state. Of the 3,738 voters who have canceled their registration as of July 14, nearly 90 percent are Democratic ...

Ann Coulter wanted Dr. David Dao deported after United incident where he was dragged off plane

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 4:57pm
Just a few short months ago, United Airlines faced one of the worst public relations nightmares of recent memory, and the airline industry as a whole was criticized for its seating policies and the cost and inconvenience passed on to customers. That case, of course, involved Dr. David Dao, who was d...

Trump vows to protect ‘Made in America’ products

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 4:48pm
President Donald Trump promised on Monday he would take more legal and regulatory steps during the next six months to protect American manufacturers, lashing out against trade deals and trade practices he said have hurt U.S. companies. Trump climbed into an American-made fire truck parked behind the...

‘Black lives don’t mean sh*t’: Mississippi valedictorian denied solo honor deluged with racist attacks

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 4:45pm
The Internet was outraged after a Black valedictorian in Mississippi was forced to share the stage with a white counterpart who had a lower GPA — but some were outraged for more nefarious reasons. According to the Daily Mail, Jasmine Shepard, who was her school’s first black valedictoria...

With healthcare vote in balance, McCain in ‘good spirits’ after surgery

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 4:24pm
John McCain, a critical vote in the U.S. Senate’s healthcare overhaul, was described as upbeat and comfortable in Arizona on Monday but was still days away from traveling to Washington after surgery to remove a blood clot from his head. The Arizona senator underwent surgery on Saturday to remo...

CNN’s Tapper destroys Spicer spin: ‘Everything’ indicates Trump Jr’s Russia meeting was about Clinton

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 3:51pm
CNN’s Jake Tapper on Monday issued a brutal fact-check of White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer’s claim “there was nothing as far as we know that would lead anyone to believe” the meeting between top Donald Trump campaign officials and a Russian emissary was about anything other than adoption. Dur...

MSNBC trolls Trump with brutal chyron during his big ‘Made in America’ speech

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 3:30pm
President Donald Trump launched “Made in America” week Monday afternoon with a nationally televised speech — only to have MSNBC call him out for his own overseas manufacturing. The president has dedicated the week to pushing manufacturers to use US labor and save jobs at home, whil...

High-ranking Chicago officials cruelly mocked black victims of gun violence in shockingly racist emails

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 3:24pm
After a gun sale investigation in Chicago city government revealed a trove of bigoted emails in May that led to multiple high-profile firings, the city’s inspector general released the content in an effort at transparency. The investigation turned up offensive emails written by three high-rank...

Trump whines about fact checkers: ‘I don’t like Pinocchios’

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 3:23pm
President Donald Trump joked about being subjected to fact checks from the media during his a “Made in America” product showcase at the White House on Monday afternoon. “We’ve signed more bills, and I’m talking about through the legislature, than any president ever. For...

Marijuana shipment disguised as spare tires in new cars: US officials

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 3:12pm
About $1 million worth of smuggled marijuana was discovered last week in the spare tire compartments of newly assembled Ford Fusion sedans imported into the United States from Mexico, U.S. officials said on Monday. The smuggling was uncovered on Wednesday when workers at a Ford dealer in Kent, Ohio ...

Labor unions, Democrats pressure Trump ahead of NAFTA priorities statement

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 3:07pm
U.S. labor union leaders and Democratic lawmakers on Monday reminded U.S. President Donald Trump they expect him to keep election campaign promises to protect American workers in NAFTA talks, but they stopped short of demanding termination of the 1994 trade pact with Canada and Mexico. Their comment...

Top political issue is health care, not Russia: Poll

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 2:52pm
Americans view health care as the most important issue on the political agenda, a new poll shows. According to a Bloomberg News National Poll, 35% of respondents said they thought health care was the most important issue facing the country, with only 6% feeling relations with Russia were the top pri...

North Korea warns Trump attack would end US ’empire’

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 2:51pm
North Korea has again vowed to defend itself against what it considers an aggressive U.S. presence in the region. And this time it is calling out a key member of President Donald Trump’s administration, Defense Secretary James Mattis. Official outlet Rodong Sinmun fired back Monday at remarks ...