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A 30-year-old man is refusing to leave home — so his parents slam down an eviction notice

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 6:09pm

A free loading 30-year-old man, Michael Rotondo, refused to leave his parents’ home, so they took legal action, reports CNY Central News. New Yorkers, Christina and Mark Rotondo, filed five notices with the Supreme Court of New York State due to their son’s failure to launch. The first n...

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Michael Avenatti predicts Cohen partner who flipped will ‘not be the last’ and walls are closing in on Trump

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 5:42pm

Michael Cohen’s business partner, a New York “taxi king,” has reportedly plead guilty to charges that will allow him to stay out of jail raising the stakes on Cohen. Stormy Daniels attorney Michael Avenatti went on MSNBC to discuss the development, and did not pull any punches. &#8...

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Mueller is following the money to Israeli social media firm that met with Trump Jr into a Cyprus bank: report

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 5:32pm

Despite assurances by Trump surrogates like Rudy Giuliani that the Mueller probe is wrapping up, the investigation appears more sweeping than ever. In 2017, the Guardian reported that investigators were looking into the financial history of a bank based in Cyprus. The bank, owned by two Lebanese nat...

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Wisconsin man tackled by cops after frustratedly emptying lost backpack to prove it wasn’t a bomb

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 5:13pm

A frustrated Milwaukee man was detained after he proved cops were overreacting to a lost duffle backpack. Police were conducting a time-consuming search of a suspicious package in downtown Milwaukee when a man broke through the perimeter tape and emptied the bag, presumably so everyone could get on ...

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‘You’re bitter and you’re angry’: Fox News host slams failed GOP Senate candidate now running as spoiler

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 5:07pm

After scaring both Democrats and Republicans with his racist campaign ads in the West Virginia Republican primary, Senate candidate Don Blankenship has announced that he’ll run as an independent. This development didn’t sit well with Fox News host Neil Cavuto, who invited Blankenship on ...

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Cohen’s business partner just made a plea deal with Mueller and is cooperating with investigators

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 4:43pm

The misfortunes of President Donald Trump’s personal  attorney Michael Cohen continue to pile up. The New York Times reports that his business partner, Evgeny A. Freidman—known as the taxi king—has agreed to cooperate with prosecutors in exchange for a deal that would allow him to avoid jail t...

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Ex-CIA officer warns Trump: ‘Every time the president has a bad hair day we’re not going to conduct an investigation’

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 4:19pm

In a Tuesday panel discussion with CNN’s Jake Tapper, former CIA officer Phil Mudd couldn’t resist taking a jab at President Donald Trump’s tendency to go off “when he gets a bee in his bonnet.” The conversation surrounded the president’s latest decision to order ...

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Progressive DA candidate said sexist and racist meme ‘appropriate at work and anywhere’

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 3:56pm

In 2016, Noah Phillips, who’s running for Sacramento County District Attorney on a criminal justice reform platform, once exchanged racist and sexist material over work email with his uncle, according to emails obtained by the Sacramento Bee, The meme illustrates what women of different ethnic...

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Trump says summit with Kim Jong Un could be delayed

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 3:43pm

US President Donald Trump warned Tuesday his landmark summit with Kim Jong Un may be delayed, but insisted the North Korean leader is “serious” about denuclearization. Hosting South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the White House, Trump did little to quell speculation about the wavering ...

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WATCH: Airline passenger calls flight attendant a ‘black b*tch’ – and gets booted off the plane by the pilot

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 3:42pm

This pilot stood up for a flight attendant when a flyer made a degrading comment to her. Ghofrane Binous, is a flight attendant for Tunisair. She was working flight 215 to Tunis from Istanbul, Turkey, when she had to break up a dispute between flyers. According to a Facebook post by Binous, two pass...

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Energy company busted for hiring actors to pose as activists in New Orleans

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 3:11pm

An investigation uncovering a company that pays actors to pose as activists takes the concept of “paid protester” from right-wing fever dream to reality. The Poynter Institute highlighted the work of journalists at The Lens, a New Orleans news outlet that investigated orange shirt-wearin...

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Watch: Sarah Huckabee Sanders shuts down reporter who asks question about people being roughed up by Scott Pruitt’s security

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 3:02pm

Embattled EPA boss Scott Pruitt gave a speech about water pollution today, and several journalists who were supposed to report on it were unable to watch. Pruitt’s security removed reporters from CNN and the Associated Press, saying that there was not room for them. However, photos inside the ...

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Georgia woman commits suicide at her polling location after voting: report

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 2:40pm

Voting at a Georgia polling location was disrupted on Tuesday after a woman reportedly killed herself in the parking lot after voting, reports the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. According to police officials, they responded to reports of a shooting at the Lindsay Street Baptist Church, a registered p...

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Here’s what racist lawyer bro Aaron Schlossberg could do if he really wanted to prove he’s sorry

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 2:36pm

On Tuesday, New York lawyer Aaron Schlossberg issued an apology for screaming at restaurant cashiers and threatening to call ICE because they spoke Spanish. In his statement, Schlossberg insisted that he’s not racist and even sung the praises of the rich ethnic tapestry that is New York. &#822...

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MSNBC’s Stephanie Ruhle derides White House ‘death march’ in brutal oration

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 2:04pm

MSNBC anchor Stephanie Ruhle hammered the ignorance of President Donald Trump while ridiculing White House staff during an appearance with Katy Tur on Tuesday. “It’s as if this president has never opened a history book,” Ruhle noted. “Don’t be surprised, he hasn’t...

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Conservative shreds Trump’s FBI ‘spying’ conspiracy on CNN: His own campaign was ‘riddled with foreign agents’

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 1:59pm

Conservative David Frum on Tuesday blasted President Donald Trump for floating conspiracy theories about the FBI planting “spies” in his presidential campaign for nefarious political purposes. Among other things, Frum said that the FBI and other law enforcement agencies had more than eno...

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Texas candidate threatens to send a Mexican drug cartel after local Democratic chairman

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 1:51pm

A candidate in a hotly contested runoff to be a border county judge has turned himself in to police after he was accused of threatening to send a Mexican drug cartel after the county party chairman, according to authorities. The election is Tuesday. The candidate in the Democratic runoff for Maveric...

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Texas school shooter’s dad says his son is a ‘victim’ — and he has the ‘same exact pain’ as parents of slain kids

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 1:47pm

The father of Dimitrios Pagourtzis, the 17-year-old who went into his Texas high school and killed 10 people last week, says his son is “a good boy” and “victim.” Antonios Pagourtzis told The Wall Street Journal that his son was bullied. “My son, to me, is not a criminal. He’...

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Ohio man gets shot by his Maytag oven after his gun safety plan goes horribly awry

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 1:36pm

In the United States, people get shot by their pets, but there’s another menace lurking in the American home: armed kitchen utilities. Forty-four-year-old Robin Garlock from Warren, Ohio, put his firearm in the broiler of his oven to keep it away from children in the house, the Ohio Vindicator...

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WATCH LIVE: Sarah Huckabee Sanders holds White House press briefing

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 1:33pm

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is holding a briefing with reporters Tuesday, which is scheduled to begin at 3:00 p.m. ET. Watch live video below:...

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