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Dem Congressman calls BS on Rudy Giuliani claim Mueller investigation will end by Sept 1: He ‘makes stuff up’

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 5:08pm

President Donald Trump’s counselor Rudy Giuliani announced Sunday that special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation in to the president will conclude September 1, 2018. Mueller has not verified this In an interview with CNN, Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA) said that he doesn’t buy it that M...

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‘Columbine’ author explains why the NRA conveniently forgot about an outbreak of knife attacks in Russian schools

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 4:44pm

Ten years after the Columbine shooting, writer and reporter Dave Cullen authored a book that followed the evolution of the shooters’ lives as well as those students who have struggled in the years since. He also noted that the gun lobby seems to be conveniently neglecting to mention how school...

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Iran says European support for nuclear deal not enough

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 3:47pm

The European Union is not doing enough to preserve the benefits for Iran from the 2015 international nuclear pact following the withdrawal of the United States, Iran’s foreign minister told the EU’s energy chief on Sunday.Miguel Arias Canete, European Commissioner for energy and climate, said Tehran...

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Rudy Giuliani claims Robert Mueller’s probe will end by September 1

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 3:35pm

According to President Donald Trump’s loudest legal counselor Rudy Giuliani, special counsel Robert Mueller intends to end his investigation into obstruction of justice by Sept. 1. As the New York Times said, however, the claim comes without any kind of verification from the Mueller team. In f...

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‘An additional count of obstruction’: CNN legal analyst says Trump stepped in it by ordering DOJ to probe itself

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 3:18pm

According to CNN legal analyst Paul Callan, President Donald Trump demanding that the Department of Justice investigate the FBI just added an additional count of “obstruction of justice” to the crimes he could ultimately face. Callan explained that as the president, Trump is technically ...

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Comey associate: Rosenstein and FBI director will quit if Trump goes through with DOJ investigation demand

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 2:48pm

Writing on Twitter, a confidante of former FBI Director James Comey predicted high level non-compliance and resignations at the FBI and the Justice Department if President Donald Trump makes good on a Twitter threat to demand an investigation of both agencies on Monday. Trump made a stunning announc...

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Trump’s ‘official’ demand for DOJ to investigate itself is met with hilarious Twitter demands — like ‘resign’

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 1:33pm

President Donald Trump’s over-the-top Twitter proclamation that he “hereby demand(s), and will do so officially tomorrow, that the Department of Justice look into whether or not the FBI/DOJ infiltrated or surveilled the Trump Campaign” was met with widespread derision and disgust b...

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Ex-evangelist rips ‘moron’ Christians for thinking Trump’s Jerusalem embassy will hasten the second coming of Jesus

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 1:01pm

Appearing on AM Joy on Sunday morning, a former evangelist-turned-filmmaker swatted down Christians who were gleeful that President Donald Trump moved the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, believing it will hasten the return of Jesus. Speaking with MSNBC host Joy Reid, religious reform activist Frank Schae...

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Trump makes stunning ‘official demand’ on Twitter that Justice Dept investigate itself and FBI over informant

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 12:46pm

President Donald Trump make what amounts to a formal declaration on Twitter that the Department of Justice investigate itself and the FBI over reports that an informant was part of his 2016 campaign. Trump made the announcement on Twitter in rather formal language, writing, “I hereby demand, a...

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Kellyanne Conway defends Sean Hannity’s deceitful show: It’s ‘unique content’ that ‘people can’t find elsewhere’

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 12:08pm

White House counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway on Sunday went to bat for Fox News host Sean Hannity, explaining that he offered “unique content” instead of fact-based reporting. While speaking to Reliable Sources host Brian Stelter on CNN, Conway opined that President Donald Tru...

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Trump should be allowed to know if informant provided ‘incriminating information’ before interview: Giuliani

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 11:09am

In an interview with the Wall Street Journal published Sunday morning, Trump legal advisor Rudy Giuliani stated that the president should be allowed to know if an informant who was a part of his 2016 presidential campaign had any dirt on his staffers. According to the Journal, the former New York Ci...

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‘I’m raging right now’: Dad of Parkland victim burns down Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick for ‘the most idiotic comments ever’

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 10:51am

Fred Guttenberg, the father of slain Parkland student Jamie Guttenberg, on Sunday blasted Texas Lt. Governor Dan Patrick for offering solutions to school shootings that did not include any type of gun safety measures. In an interview with Patrick on ABC’s This Week, the lt. governor argued the...

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WATCH: Texas lawmaker calls teachers part of a ‘well run militia’ following shooting that left 10 dead

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 10:06am

Dan Patrick is making his way around the Sunday talk shows, appearing both on CNN and ABC already in the wake of Friday’s horrific mass school shooting that left 10 people dead. The ultra-conservative religious extremist Texas Lt. Governor who is trying to heighten his national profile is maki...

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‘You came here’: Chuck Todd shuts down Roger Stone who claims Mueller probe is secret plot to ‘silence’ him

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 10:00am

Roger Stone, a longtime adviser to President Donald Trump, asserted on Sunday that the Russia investigation, lead by special counsel Robert Mueller, is a secret plot to silence his political speech. During an interview on Meet the Press, host Chuck Todd asked Stone if he was preparing to be indicted...

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US and China putting trade war ‘on hold’ claims Treasury’s Mnuchin

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 9:44am

The U.S. trade war with China is “on hold” after the world’s largest economies agreed to drop their tariff threats while they work on a wider trade agreement, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Sunday. Mnuchin and U.S. President Donald Trump’s top economic adviser, Larry Kudlow, said the...

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Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick loses it at Jake Tapper over gun control: ‘I didn’t come on to go through the entire penal code’

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 9:26am

The Lt. Governor of Texas bristled at Jake Tapper on Sunday morning when the CNN host pressed him on gun laws in the Lone Star state that just saw a teen gun down ten at Santa Fe High School in Houston on Friday. Sitting down with the State of the Union host to discuss the tragedy, Lt. Gov. Dan Patr...

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NRA’s Oliver North blames ADHD drug Ritalin for mass shooting — and then admits: ‘I’m certainly not a doctor’

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 9:06am

Newly-appointed National Rifle Association (NRA) President Oliver North on Sunday suggested that ADHD drugs and violent TV shows were to blame for mass shootings at schools. During a discussion about the recent school shootings in Santa Fe, Oliver told Fox News host Chris Wallace that the NRA had de...

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Trump lobs bizarre tweet claiming ‘not-as-crooked-as-Hillary’ New York Times vindicated him in Russia probe

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 8:24am

President Donald Trump on Sunday claimed that The New York Times had vindicated him in special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation. “Things are really getting ridiculous,” Trump wrote on Twitter. “The Failing and Crooked (but not as Crooked as Hillary Clinton) @nyti...

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Is Trump adviser Bolton trying to undercut the president and kill the North Korea talks?

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 7:46am

The potentially historic summit of Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un is on. No, it is off and we will remain in our eternal present, no history having been made, no advance possible. It will be “a very great moment for world peace,” as President Trump suggested on social media a couple of weeks ago. No, ...

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HBO’s ‘Fahrenheit 451’ is a dystopian nightmare look at the Trump era

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 7:34am

Director Ramin Bahrani doesn’t have to do much to make Ray Bradbury‘s cautionary 1953 novel “Fahrenheit 451” scream its familiar warning to 2018 audiences. Indeed, what was nightmarish speculation for Bradbury 65 years ago is basically our reality now, specifically his idea of television scree...

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