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Fox News host Brit Hume blasted for praising Mike Pence for refusing to be around women

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 - 12:23am
Fox News host Brit Hume appeared to blame sexual harassment and sexual assault accusers instead of men who commit the acts themselves. “Mike Pence’s policy of avoiding being alone with women other than his wife looking better every day, though widely mocked when it first became known,” H...

Dean Obeidallah calls out ‘double standard’ on the way Republicans treat Trump and Roy Moore vs. Franken

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 - 12:01am
During a discussion about the multiple cases of sexual misconduct from elected officials, CNN panelists could do nothing but shake their head at the Republican hypocrisy on sexual harassment accusers. “We are living in a strange upside down world where the president of the United States has au...

Taxpayers funded $15 million in sexual harassment settlements to Congressional staffers

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 11:33pm
Congress has already paid out more money in harassment settlements this year than it has in any year in the past decade, according to the U.S. Congress Office of Compliance. On Tuesday, California Democratic Representative Jackie Speier told Chuck Todd on MSNBC that the House has paid out $15 millio...

White House plans to seek another $45 billion in US hurricane aid as money quickly runs out

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 11:28pm
The White House plans to ask the U.S. Congress on Friday for about $45 billion in additional aid for disaster relief to cover damage from hurricanes that struck Puerto Rico, Texas and Florida and other disaster damage, a congressional aide said on late Thursday. The request would be significantly sh...

‘We all know where he wants his hands to go’: CNN panel aghast at Trump attack on Al Franken

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 11:18pm
The CNN panel on Don Lemon’s Thursday show was aghast at President Donald Trump’s nerve attacking Sen. Al Franken (R-MN), when Trump admitted to doing the same thing during an “Access Hollywood” interview. Lemon noted that Trump has been silent on accusations that Alabama Sen...

‘You’ve got a f*cking nerve’: Internet goes completely insane over Trump’s ‘hypocritical’ finger-pointing of Al Franken

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 10:43pm
President Donald Trump went on a Twitterstorm Thursday evening attacking Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) for sexual harassment but still refused to attack Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, who is accused of sexual assault of minors. “The Al Frankenstien picture is really bad, speaks a thousand words. Where...

Seth Meyers slams Republicans who believe Roy Moore accusers but not Donald Trump accusers

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 10:28pm
The vast majority of Republicans have withdrawn their endorsements of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore. Famously, Senate Leader Mitch McConnell said that he believed the women accusing Moore of predatory behavior of a minor(s). Yet, when it comes to the 20-plus women that have accused President Do...

Trump goes after Al Franken: ‘Where do his hands go in pictures 2, 3, 4’

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 10:11pm
In a Thursday night tweet, President Donald Trump attacked Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) for the photo of him appearing to grope a news host during a USO tour. “The Al Frankenstien picture is really bad, speaks a thousand words. Where do his hands go in pictures 2, 3, 4, 5 & 6 while she sleeps?&...

Rachel Maddow walks through the damning timeline of Mike Flynn’s Turkey and Russia scandals

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 10:08pm
As MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow notes, Michael Flynn, the shady and disgraced national security adviser to President Donald Trump, appeared to give the first indication that he had a strange relationship with Turkey on Election Day 2016. On November 8, 2016, the then-candidate’s top national se...

Businessman who provided intel on Trump’s alleged ‘golden showers’ was in email chains with Jared Kushner

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 9:28pm
Among the revelations from Congress’ news blast claiming the president’s aide and son-in-law Jared Kushner failed to provide documents about an alleged “Russian backdoor overture” is a smaller — but still controversial — contact he had with a Belarusian-American b...

‘Hey chicks, sue me!’: Gene Simmons banned for life by Fox News for sexist antics

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 8:57pm
Kiss frontman Gene Simmons has been banned for life from Fox News after inappropriate and sexist antics during and after an appearance. According to the Daily Beast, for some reason, Simmons frequently appeared on Fox News and Fox Business Network. Apparently, he crudely insulted women on staff, exp...

‘There are blind spots’: Twitter staff accuses company of being too slow to act on white supremacists

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 8:26pm
Twitter’s decision to remove the blue verification checkmarks from many figures associated with the alt-right was a welcome sight for some of their employees. In interview with Mashable, many expressed gratitude at the social network finally addressing the issues related to verifying controver...

Justice served when man takes matters into his own hands to stop phone scammers’ harassment

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 8:10pm
Phone scam have seen a huge uptick in recent years. The Justice Department arrested dozens of people in a massive phone scam ring in India last year, and the final defendant pleaded guilty this week. But one man got the ultimate revenge. The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation reported Thursday that K...

Driver with the ‘F*CK TRUMP’ sticker on her truck has been arrested for an outstanding warrant

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 7:16pm
The woman whose huge”F*CK TRUMP” sticker went viral has been arrested. According to the Houston Chronicle, Karen Fonseca, the driver with the large anti-Trump sticker, was arrested on an outstanding warrant Thursday. Her warrant was based on fraud charges and her bail was set to $1,500 s...

There is 210,000 gallons of oil leaking out of the Keystone Pipeline over South Dakota land

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 7:16pm
A leak in the Keystone Pipeline has dumped around 210,000 gallons of oil in South Dakota, according to KSFY a Sioux Falls-based ABC News affiliate. The leak was in an agricultural area of Marshall County....

McCain warns Trump he can’t staff the Pentagon with industry insiders: I won’t support nominees with that background

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 6:58pm
Senator John McCain warned President Donald Trump on Thursday against nominating any more defense industry insiders to top Pentagon posts, as his committee questioned an executive from Lockheed Martin Corp about potential conflicts of interest. Concern over the close relationship between the Pentago...

Mueller subpoenaed Russia-related documents from more than a dozen Trump campaign officials: report

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 6:53pm
Special counsel Robert Mueller last month subpoenaed officials on Donald Trump’s campaign for documents that mentioned “a set of Russia-related keywords,” the Wall Street Journal reports. The subpoena was issued in mid-October by Mueller, and targeted more than a dozen Trump officials, but did not r...

Watch: Boston Dynamics robot Atlas do backflips, look eerily human

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 6:44pm
The robot apocalypse is almost upon us, if this video of a robot practicing its jumping skills is any indication. Robotics company Boston Dynamics shared a video of Atlas, a humanoid robot, limbering up with some vertical jumps and twists and then capping off its display with a backflip....

Convicted murderer elected to school board seat

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 6:30pm
A man who served time for murdering a Marine is now serving on a Colorado school board. Voters recently elected Thomas Seaba to the East Otero School Board in La Junta. Seaba spent more than a decade in a North Carolina prison after he pleaded guilty to second-degree murder for the death of a fellow...

ISIS backers threaten Vatican attack on Christmas

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 6:27pm
A propaganda poster released by a pro-Islamic State group this week called on followers to attack the Vatican on Christmas, the SITE Intelligence Group disclosed. The image from the Wafa Media Foundation shows a car driving into St....