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Will the nightmare of President Donald Trump become the nightmare of President Mike Pence?

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 11:37pm
Will this time be different? Has Trump finally crossed a line that’s the beginning of the unraveling of his presidency? Last week he threatened nuclear war with North Korea. This week he doubled down on defending white supremacists even as his allies, corporate executives and military and intelligen...

Don Lemon gobsmacked at Ben Ferguson’s hypocrisy on Trump’s past ‘racist’ accusations

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 11:30pm
CNN host Don Lemon’s final segment was discussing the accusations ESPN sportscaster hurled at President Donald Trump this week. ESPN’s Jemele Hill tweeted the accusation that Trump is a white supremacist and conservative columnist Ben Ferguson thinks that she should be fired because of i...

WATCH: Historian makes the case Gen. Kelly and Jeff Sessions are only putting up Trump for one reason

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 11:04pm
Historian Douglas Brinkley thinks that chief of staff Gen. John Kelly and Attorney General Jeff Sessions are taking the foul attacks from President Donald Trump out of a sense of duty. Barbara Res, author “All Alone on the 68th Floor,” explained that this sort of berating of staffers has...

Bizarre prehistoric-looking fanged sea creature that washed ashore after Hurricane Harvey finally identified

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 10:19pm
Many scientists were stumped by a series of photos of an unusual creature that washed ashore in Texas City, Texas after Hurricane Harvey flooded the gulf cities. But now, one person thinks they’ve identified the mysterious thing some were calling a “sea monster.” According to Fox8,...

Trump signs resolution condemning white supremacists after reviving claim of bad on ‘both sides’

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 9:52pm
Donald Trump signed into law a Congressional resolution condemning white supremacists on Thursday, after lawmakers maneuvered the president into backing a text triggered by his equivocal response to racial violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. Trump signed the resolution “rejecting White nati...

2.8 million are still without power in the southeast after Hurricane Irma

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 9:35pm
U.S. Southeast utilities said on Thursday they restored power to almost two-thirds of the 7.8 million homes and businesses knocked out by Hurricane Irma, leaving about 2.8 million of those customers without electricity. Based on estimated usage, that leaves about 6 million people sweltering in the F...

Facebook-backed group to help fund ‘Dreamer’ application fees

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 9:32pm
FWD.us, a pro-immigration group co-founded by Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg, is raising funds to help undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children reapply for a program that shields them from deportation. President Donald Trump on Sept. 5 moved to rescind in March ...

‘The worst negotiator since Daffy Duck’: Meyers skewers Trump over who will pay for the wall

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 9:30pm
President Donald Trump has tried to broker so many deals to fund his campaign-promised border wall, it’s starting to get cartoonish, Late Night‘s Seth Meyers argued on Thursday night. “Trump initially promised that Mexico would pay for the wall,” Meyers began. “Then he ...

WATCH LIVE: Ben Shapiro speaks at UC Berkeley despite protests

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 9:23pm
Despite protesters flooding the UC Berkeley campus, Ben Shapiro was scheduled to speak at 10 p.m EST. Prior to the speech, riot police braced for possible violence like the protests seen prior to the Milo Yiannopoulos earlier in the year, according to Fox. Already, six buildings on campus were shut ...

Student accused in Washington school shooting blamed ‘bullying’

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 9:17pm
The teenager accused of opening fire at his Washington state high school, killing a student, told police he took the firearms from his father’s gun safe and wanted to teach his classmates a lesson about “bullying,” court papers showed on Thursday. An affidavit filed by a police det...

Texans may never know the levels of toxic chemicals released after Hurricane Harvey

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 8:59pm
As a longtime resident of Manchester, Guadalupe Hernandez is used to the chemical smells that waft through his southeast Houston neighborhood, a low-income, predominantly Hispanic community near a Valero Energy refinery. But when Hurricane Harvey blew in the weekend of Aug. 26, the stench became not...

Video game companies aim to takedown PewDiePie for racial slur — and might kill his Youtube channel

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 8:35pm
Felix “PewDiePie” Kjellberg, one of YouTube’s top performing video publishers, let the N-word slip during a recent video and unleashed a torrent of angry comments and attacks. One company, however, is cutting into his livelihood. Campo Santo Productions founder Sean Vanaman threate...

Pro-Confederate Republican gets teary-eyed after a constituent calls him a racist

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 8:11pm
A state representative from North Carolina found himself misty-eyed after a constituent called him a racist over his support of flying the Confederate flag. The News & Observer reports that state Rep. Mike Clampitt, a Republican from the western part of the state, was “on the verge of tear...

‘Won’t Back Down’: Johnny Cash’s record label sends cease order to white nationalist radio station

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 7:44pm
American Recordings and Universal Music Group (UMG) currently owns the recordings of Johnny Cash — they’re going after white supremacist site Stormfront for using The Man in Black’s music. According to Pitchfork, Stormfront was using Cash’s cover of the Tom Petty song “I Won&...

Olbermann calls out Trump’s new exploitable weakness: He knows people ‘really f*cking hate him

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 7:12pm
Keith Olbermann has finally found common ground with President Donald Trump In an Axios report published early last Sunday morning, a White House adviser was quoted saying that Trump recently had an eureka moment about his popularity. “A Trump adviser says that after a tumultuous seven months ...

Despite Trump’s ‘fire and fury’ threat – North Korea fires missile over Japan into the Pacific

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 6:37pm
North Korea fired an unidentified missile eastwards over Japan and into the Pacific on Friday, Seoul and Tokyo said, its latest provocation amid high tensions over its banned weapons programmes. The launch, from near Pyongyang, came after the United Nations Security Council imposed an eighth set of ...

CNN report details how Russia manipulated Fox and Breitbart to help punk US voters

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 6:07pm
It appears that President Donald Trump’s “attacks on the so-called mainstream media played right into the Russians’ hands,” according to CNN reporter Drew Griffin. During a report on Jake Tapper’s “The Lead,” Griffin explained the alarming way in which Russi...

Black GOP Senator: Trump is not going to have an ‘epiphany’ about white supremacists

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 5:52pm
Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC), the first black Republican elected to the Senate, met with President Donald Trump yesterday to discuss racism and white supremacy post-Charlottesville. According to Scott, who spoke to BuzzFeed News the day after the fact, that conversation went about how you’d expect. &...

Lady Gaga hospitalized; Rock in Rio performance canceled

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 5:37pm
Coming on the heels of her Tuesday admission that she suffers from fibromyalgia, Lady Gaga took to Twitter today to announce she has been hospitalized for severe pain and is unable to play her scheduled show at Rock in Rio on Friday. “Brazil, I’m devastated that I’m not well enough...

Facebook allowed white supremacists to run ads to ‘Jew haters’ — but stopped when reporters asked questions

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 5:35pm
Want to market Nazi memorabilia, or recruit marchers for a far-right rally? Facebook’s self-service ad-buying platform had the right audience for you. Until this week, when we asked Facebook about it, the world’s largest social network enabled advertisers to direct their pitches to the news feeds of...