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President Trump Proposes Ending Birthright Citizenship for Children of Illegal Immigrants
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President Trump Proposes Ending Birthright Citizenship for Children of Illegal Immigrants
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Earlier this week, President Trump renewed his call to end birthright citizenship for the children of those in the country illegally. According to the government’s current interpretation of the Fourteenth Amendment, any child born in the United States is automatically granted American citizenship. Throughout the campaign trail, and repeatedly since, the president has suggested ending […]

Bill Maher Responds to Congresswoman Tlaib Promoting Boycott of His Show
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Bill Maher Responds to Congresswoman Tlaib Promoting Boycott of His Show
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Bill Maher has responded to Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib’s boycott of his HBO program. Tlaib’s reaction was in response to last week’s comments from Maher criticizing the BDS movement, an organized boycott of Israeli goods and services. Not only did Tlaib suggest Maher’s show be boycotted, she implied that he is racist. “BDS is a bullshit […]

Trump Administration Rejects Universal Background Checks
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Trump Administration Rejects Universal Background Checks
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According to a recent article in The Atlantic, President Trump has distanced himself from universal background checks following a phone call with National Rifle Association CEO Wayne LaPierre. Earlier this week, the NRA confirmed the conversation via their Twitter account. The president had previously suggested an expansion of background checks following two recent mass shootings. […]

Fox Colleagues Defend Juan Williams Amid Feud With President Trump
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Fox Colleagues Defend Juan Williams Amid Feud With President Trump
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Fellow Fox News contributors are defending Juan Williams following a Sunday evening Twitter attack from President Trump. In the tweet, the president called Williams “pathetic” and accused him of eagerly requesting a photo together in the past. Williams has denied the accusation, and several of his colleagues are coming to his defense. “Juan Williams at […]

Comedy Central Debuts The Trevor Moore Show
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Comedy Central Debuts The Trevor Moore Show
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Fans of Trevor Moore rejoiced earlier this month when Comedy Central debuted The Trevor Moore Show. The format of the show is similar to the comedian’s popular 24 hour telethon that aired last year. During each episode of the show, Moore and his guests lightheartedly attempt to solve a different issue facing the world. Moore […]

Israel Blocks Congresswomen Omar and Tlaib From Planned Visit
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Israel Blocks Congresswomen Omar and Tlaib From Planned Visit
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Yesterday, the Israeli government announced their decision to block US Congresswomen Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar from a planned visit to the country. The judgement is a result of the congresswomen’s past controversial comments and their vocal support of boycotts against Israel. In an early morning tweet yesterday, President Trump encouraged Israel to block their […]

Fellow Lawmakers Call for Steve King’s Resignation Following Offensive Comments
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Fellow Lawmakers Call for Steve King’s Resignation Following Offensive Comments
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Congressman Steve King is once again facing calls for his resignation. While speaking to a group of conservatives yesterday, King sparked controversy while advocating against laws allowing abortion in cases of rape and incest. Several of his colleagues in Congress have demanded his resignation, including at least one Republican. “What if we went back through […]

A$AP Rocky Convicted of Assault in Sweden and Fined $1,300
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A$AP Rocky Convicted of Assault in Sweden and Fined $1,300
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Earlier today, American musician A$AP Rocky was convicted of assault in Sweden. As part of the conviction, Rocky and his two bodyguards were ordered to pay a little over $1,300 to the alleged victim. Many Americans, including President Trump, condemned Sweden for jailing the rapper. Video of the incident has been circulating online since the […]

Tulsi Gabbard Deploying to Indonesia With National Guard
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Tulsi Gabbard Deploying to Indonesia With National Guard
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Earlier today, Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard deployed to Indonesia with the Hawaii Army National Guard . The Congresswoman and 2020 presidential contender will be taking part in training exercises with the Indonesian military. Gabbard should be back in the US in time for next month’s Democratic debate, although it still remains unclear if she’ll […]

Congressman Gaetz Clashes With Fox News Host in Heated Gun Control Debate
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Congressman Gaetz Clashes With Fox News Host in Heated Gun Control Debate
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Congressman Matt Gaetz feuded with Fox News’ Jeanine Pirro on Saturday over the topic of gun control. Although the Republican Congressman and conservative TV host tend to agree on most political issues, they were miles apart on the subject of mandatory background checks. While Gaetz was willing to consider some forms of new legislation on […]

President Trump Casts Doubt on Epstein Suicide, Attacks Clintons on Twitter
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President Trump Casts Doubt on Epstein Suicide, Attacks Clintons on Twitter
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In a series of controversial retweets on Saturday afternoon, President Trump reacted to news of Jeffrey Epstein’s death. One tweet described how documents were released, just one day prior to Epstein’s alleged suicide, implicating high-profile Democrats in his purported crimes. Another tweet expressed doubt that Epstein would be capable of killing himself in prison, suggesting […]

Democratic Presidential Candidates Flock to Iowa State Fair
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Democratic Presidential Candidates Flock to Iowa State Fair
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Nearly every 2020 Democrat will be in attendance at the Iowa State Fair this weekend. The candidates are eager to make an impression among voters gathered at the event. Iowa has the distinction of being the first state in the country to vote in the presidential primary season. A strong showing in Iowa can help […]

Monica Lewinsky to Produce New Season of American Crime Story
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Monica Lewinsky to Produce New Season of American Crime Story
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Monica Lewinsky will produce FX’s third season of American Crime Story. The latest season will focus on Bill Clinton’s infamous affair in the White House and the resulting impeachment hearings. The show is set to air just prior to the 2020 presidential election. Numerous journalists and political pundits have condemned FX’s decision to air the […]

Liberal Professor Finds Common Ground With Tucker Carlson Over Gun Control
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Liberal Professor Finds Common Ground With Tucker Carlson Over Gun Control
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Left-leaning University of Maryland professor Jason Nichols appeared on Tucker Carlson’s Fox News program today to discuss gun control. Although Nichols and Carlson disagree on nearly every political issue imaginable, the two found some common ground on the topic of gun control. Nichols invoked historic events as he urged restraint against the concept of confiscating […]

Kamala Harris Dropping in Polls Following Attacks From Tulsi Gabbard
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Kamala Harris Dropping in Polls Following Attacks From Tulsi Gabbard
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Kamala Harris’ 2020 campaign appears to be taking quite a hit following attacks from Tulsi Gabbard. Perhaps the most notable moment from last week’s Democratic debate came when Gabbard criticized Harris’ record as Attorney General of California. According to the most recent Quinnipiac poll, Harris has lost nearly half of her support since last week’s […]

Trump Condemns Racism and Bigotry Following Mass Shootings
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Trump Condemns Racism and Bigotry Following Mass Shootings
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Monday morning, President Trump addressed the nation regarding the two mass shootings that took place over the weekend. One of the shootings appears to have been carried out by a white supremacist, but the second attack does not appear to be racially motivated. Both of the attacks were carried out using a rifle. During his […]

Congressman Cummings Scares Off Home Intruder Just Hours Before Trump Tweets
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Congressman Cummings Scares Off Home Intruder Just Hours Before Trump Tweets
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According to recent reports, Rep. Elijah Cummings suffered an attempted break-in at his home just hours before the congressman and his district were attacked by President Trump on Twitter. In the tweets, the president called Cummings’ district “a disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess.” The feud has been raging ever since, with Trump tweeting sarcastic […]

A$AP Rocky Back in USA After Incident in Sweden
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A$AP Rocky Back in USA After Incident in Sweden
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American musician A$AP Rocky is back in the United States after being released from Sweden. The rapper was behind bars since July, resulting from a violent confrontation on the streets of Stockholm. Rocky says he was acting in self defense, a claim which is supported by numerous videos of the incident. On June 30, two […]

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Multiplayer Trailer Released
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Multiplayer Trailer Released
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Yesterday, publisher Activision and developer Infinity Ward unveiled a preview of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare‘s multiplayer gameplay. The new game will be a return to the roots of the franchise, reimagining 2007’s Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare. The Modern Warfare line of Call of Duty games have been among the most popular in […]

Highlights from the Second Evening of the Democratic Debate in Detroit
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Highlights from the Second Evening of the Democratic Debate in Detroit
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Yesterday concluded CNN’s two-night debate held in Detroit, Michigan. While the first evening of the debate received relatively universal praise, the second evening was plagued with audio issues and a much more lenient attitude toward candidates overextending their speaking time. Aside from criticism of CNN’s handling of the event, the debate featured some of the […]

Highlights from the First Evening of the Democratic Debate in Detroit
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Highlights from the First Evening of the Democratic Debate in Detroit
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The first evening of CNN’s Democratic debates took place Tuesday night in Detroit, Michigan. The format and moderation of the debate seems to be receiving fairly universal praise in comparison to the debate hosted by NBC last month. Unlike the NBC debate, CNN moderators were quite strict with their time restraints and efforts to prevent […]

Congresswoman Ilhan Omar Retweets Comments Justifying Violence Against Senator Rand Paul
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Congresswoman Ilhan Omar Retweets Comments Justifying Violence Against Senator Rand Paul
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Freshman Congresswoman Ilhan Omar is facing criticism for retweeting statements justifying violence toward Senator Rand Paul. Omar’s retweet seems to be in response to comments from Paul earlier in the week. Critics of Omar call her endorsement of assault particularly egregious considering the numerous times she has suggested that President Trump’s comments toward her could […]

President Trump Continues Twitter Attacks on Baltimore, Expands to San Francisco
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President Trump Continues Twitter Attacks on Baltimore, Expands to San Francisco
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President Trump isn’t backtracking from his weekend feud with Rep. Elijah Cummings. The President spent Saturday and Sunday bashing the congressman and his district in Baltimore. Early Sunday morning, the president broadened his attacks to include House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her district in San Francisco. The feud between President Trump and Cummings appears to […]

President Trump Sparks Controversy Over Tweets Aimed at Baltimore
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President Trump Sparks Controversy Over Tweets Aimed at Baltimore
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President Trump ignited another weekend controversy on Twitter when he attacked Congressman Elijah Cummings and his district in Baltimore. In the controversial series of tweets, the president called Cummings’ district a “rat and rodent infested mess.” Earlier this month, the president created a similar firestorm when he targeted freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and her allies […]

Supreme Court Sides With Trump Administration Over Border Wall Funding
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Supreme Court Sides With Trump Administration Over Border Wall Funding
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On Friday, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of the Trump administration regarding the use of $2.5 billion in Pentagon funds toward construction of a wall along the southern border. The funds were redirected as a result of the national emergency declared by President Trump in February. However, lower courts had been blocking access to […]

Politicians and Media Fabricate ‘Vaping Epidemic’ as Teen Suicide Rate Hits Record High
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Politicians and Media Fabricate ‘Vaping Epidemic’ as Teen Suicide Rate Hits Record High
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Lawmakers on Capital Hill spent yesterday harassing Juul co-founder James Monsees. Their outrage seems to stem from the fact that teens now prefer underage vaping to underage smoking. It appears politicians and the media would much rather promote a phony “vape epidemic” than address the fact that children are actually dying from suicide and prescription […]

Rapper A$AP Rocky Charged With Assault in Sweden
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Rapper A$AP Rocky Charged With Assault in Sweden
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American rapper A$AP Rocky has been charged with assault in Sweden, although the musician claims he was acting in self defense. According to a recent report from the New York Times, the alleged victim is Mustafa Jafari, an immigrant from Afghanistan. Video taken earlier that day appears to support Rocky’s claim of self defense, as […]

Robert Mueller Testifies Before House Committees
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Robert Mueller Testifies Before House Committees
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Former special counsel Robert Mueller appeared on Capital Hill today to testify before the House Judiciary Committee and the House Intelligence Committee. Lawmakers questioned Mueller about the nearly two-year-long investigation into allegations of collusion between Russia and the 2016 Trump campaign. President Trump spoke with reporters after the hearings, attacking Mueller and his Democratic opponents. […]

President Trump Reignites Fox News Feud
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President Trump Reignites Fox News Feud
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President Trump renewed his attacks on the Fox News network, going after the outlet on Twitter earlier today. The president criticized the news channel and anchor Martha MacCallum for conducting what he described as a “softball” interview with Congressman Eric Swalwell. The president attacked Fox News earlier this month in a series of tweets, although […]

Ben Carson Defends President Trump in Series of Fox News Interviews
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Ben Carson Defends President Trump in Series of Fox News Interviews
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Ben Carson, renowned former neurosurgeon and current US Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, has appeared on Fox News networks at least four times in the past week to defend President Trump amid his feud with four freshman congresswomen. Carson insisted that the president is not a racist and criticized the media for portraying him […]

Iran Provoking US With Video of British Oil Tanker Raid
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Iran Provoking US With Video of British Oil Tanker Raid
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Iran is clearly attempting to antagonize the US and its allies with the release of new footage showing the Iranian Revolutionary Guard hijacking a British oil tanker. Iranian commandos captured the ship on Friday after repelling from a helicopter. The 23-person crew is still being held by Iran. Two British-owned tankers were captured by Iran […]

American Astronauts Walked on Moon 50 Years Ago Today
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American Astronauts Walked on Moon 50 Years Ago Today
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At 10:56 PM Eastern Time on July 20, 1969, American astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first person to ever step foot on the Moon. Lunar module pilot Buzz Aldrin joined Armstrong on the Moon’s surface about 20 minutes later. Today marks the 50th anniversary of the event. A Saturn V rocket launched Apollo 11 into […]

Impeachment Resolution Fails in US House of Representatives
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Impeachment Resolution Fails in US House of Representatives
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A resolution to introduce articles of impeachment against President Trump failed in the US House of Representatives on Wednesday, 332-95. The resolution was introduced by Congressman Al Green. This is the congressman’s third attempt to impeach the president. With each attempt at impeachment, support has been broadening among Green’s Democratic colleagues. Green’s first effort at […]

President Trump Continues Targeting AOC & Allies at Rally
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President Trump Continues Targeting AOC & Allies at Rally
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President Trump continued his attack on freshman Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and her allies during his rally in North Carolina on Wednesday night. The president wasn’t backing down from his recent controversial statements, continuing to suggest the members of Congress leave the US if they’re unhappy with it. Although, President Trump did express disapproval today toward […]

US House of Representatives Votes to Condemn President Trump’s Statements
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US House of Representatives Votes to Condemn President Trump’s Statements
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The US House of Representatives passed a resolution last night condemning President Trump’s comments about four freshman congresswomen. The president has been attacking the group of Democrats for days, suggesting they leave the United States if they dislike the country. Every Democratic member of the House, and four Republicans, voted in favor of the resolution. […]

President Trump Throws More Fuel on Feud With Democrats
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President Trump Throws More Fuel on Feud With Democrats
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President Trump wasn’t backing down yesterday from his feud with a group of freshman Democratic Congresswomen. Following a series of controversial Sunday morning tweets targeting the group, the president attacked them again on Twitter later that day. He reiterated his attacks Monday while speaking to the press following an economic event at the White House […]

President Trump Goes After Freshman Democrats in Series of Controversial Tweets
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President Trump Goes After Freshman Democrats in Series of Controversial Tweets
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Early Sunday morning, President Trump launched a barrage of Twitter attacks against four freshman Congresswomen. The four members of the US House of Representatives having been feuding with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi since their decision to vote against a bipartisan measure to provide emergency funding toward the border. The Democratic congresswomen were the only members […]

Universal Praise for MK11 Demonstrates Lack of Integrity Among ‘Gaming Journalists’
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Universal Praise for MK11 Demonstrates Lack of Integrity Among ‘Gaming Journalists’
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The disconnect between gamers and gaming outlets has never been more apparent than with the release of Mortal Kombat 11. Video game outlets heaped praise on the latest Mortal Kombat release in their reviews of the game, perplexing disappointed consumers. By no reasonable measurement was this year’s Mortal Kombat worthy of praise, leading many to […]

Labor Secretary Acosta Resigns Over Epstein Plea Deal
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Labor Secretary Acosta Resigns Over Epstein Plea Deal
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Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta is resigning from his position due to his involvement in a controversial plea deal with Jeffrey Epstein. Acosta was serving as US Attorney for Southern District of Florida over a decade ago when he offered Epstein a plea deal resulting in an 18-month sentence. Epstein, facing potential charges that could have […]

Congressional Black Caucus Member Calls AOC ‘Juvenile’ for ‘Playing Race Card’
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Congressional Black Caucus Member Calls AOC ‘Juvenile’ for ‘Playing Race Card’
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According to recent reports from Fox News and The Hill, Congressman William Lacy Clay is fiercely defending House Speaker Nancy Pelosi amid her public feud with freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Earlier this week, Ocasio-Cortez told the Washington Post that she believes Pelosi has engaged in a pattern of mistreatment against minorities. Clay, a member of […]

AOC Suggests Nancy Pelosi is Racist as Feud Heats Up
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AOC Suggests Nancy Pelosi is Racist as Feud Heats Up
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Freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez went after fellow Democrat and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi once again, this time during an interview with the Washington Post. Ocasio-Cortez told the outlet that she believes Pelosi has engaged in a pattern of mistreatment against minorities. Earlier this week, the freshman Congresswoman accused Pelosi of using minorities as “bargaining chips.” […]

Home Depot Boycott Trends on Twitter Following Co-Founder’s Vocal Support of Trump
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Home Depot Boycott Trends on Twitter Following Co-Founder’s Vocal Support of Trump
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A small movement encouraging the boycott of Home Depot has developed in response to co-founder Bernie Marcus’ recent statements to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Marcus told the outlet that he plans on supporting President Trump again in 2020. Many have criticized the boycott, considering Marcus has already donated billions of dollars to various charities. The 90-year-old […]

Fox News Choosing to Ignore Twitter Attack From Trump
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Fox News Choosing to Ignore Twitter Attack From Trump
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Fox News appears to be brushing off President Trump’s criticism from Sunday night. The network did not appear to make any mention of the president’s numerous tweets condemning the outlet during yesterday’s coverage. Fox News also chose not to cover the story on their website yesterday. Strangely, the story hasn’t received much coverage from any […]

President Trump Lashes Out at Fox News in Series of Tweets
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President Trump Lashes Out at Fox News in Series of Tweets
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On Sunday evening, President Trump unleashed a fury of disparaging tweets aimed at Fox News. The president attacked the network’s weekend lineup of anchors and accused the outlet of betraying its viewers. Although this wasn’t the first time President Trump has criticized Fox, he has never hit the organization quite this hard. The president’s tweets […]

Nancy Pelosi Publicly Feuding With Fellow Democrats
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Nancy Pelosi Publicly Feuding With Fellow Democrats
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Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi is currently engaged in a very public dispute with some of the more progressive members of her party. In a New York Times interview published over the weekend, Pelosi suggested that the behavior of freshman Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib, and Ayanna Pressley isn’t […]

Review: World War Z is 2019’s Best Game So Far
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Review: World War Z is 2019’s Best Game So Far
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New Jersey based game developer Saber Interactive has completely defied industry expectations by producing the finest video game so far in 2019. World War Z is an incredibly fun throwback to the Left 4 Dead franchise, allowing players to massacre hordes of zombies with their friends. Amazingly, the game launched with a $39.99 price tag. […]

Watch: ‘Salute to America’ Fourth of July Parade, Air Show, and Speech from President Trump
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Watch: ‘Salute to America’ Fourth of July Parade, Air Show, and Speech from President Trump
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Yesterday’s “Salute to America” Fourth of July celebration in Washington DC featured a parade, air show, fireworks display, and speech from President Trump. Ariel photos from the event show a massive crowd in attendance, filling both sides of the Lincoln Memorial’s Reflecting Pool and stretching all the way to the Washington Monument. President Trump received […]

‘Salute to America’ Fourth of July Celebration to Feature Tanks and Planes
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‘Salute to America’ Fourth of July Celebration to Feature Tanks and Planes
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Today’s “Salute to America” Fourth of July celebration in Washington DC is set to feature various military equipment. Tanks and armored vehicles were positioned via trailers on Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning, when the roads were least congested. President Trump is facing criticism from the left and the right for his decision to include […]

US and North Korea Agree to Restart Nuclear Talks
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US and North Korea Agree to Restart Nuclear Talks
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The United States and North Korea have agreed to restart negotiations to denuclearize the Korean peninsula. The development follows President Trump’s meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the Demilitarized Zone over the weekend. President Trump became the first sitting US President to step foot in North Korea. South Korean President Moon Jae […]

President Trump Becomes First Sitting US President to Visit North Korea
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President Trump Becomes First Sitting US President to Visit North Korea
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President Trump has become the first sitting US President to step foot in North Korea. The event took place at around 3:45 PM local time on Sunday. During the G20 summit, President Trump extended an offer to meet with Kim Jong Un at the Demilitarized Zone. The two leaders shook hands as President Trump stepped […]

President Trump Tells Putin Not to Meddle in 2020 Election
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President Trump Tells Putin Not to Meddle in 2020 Election
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During a photo opportunity with the press, President Trump lightheartedly told Russian President Vladimir Putin not to meddle in the 2020 US election. The statement came in response to a question from a reporter. President Trump and Putin shared a laugh as the American President scolded his Russian counterpart. Democratic presidential candidates and the president’s […]

President Trump Greets Putin With Very Firm Handshake at G20
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President Trump Greets Putin With Very Firm Handshake at G20
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President Trump greeted Russian President Vladimir Putin with quite the handshake during the opening day of the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan. The two leaders met for a short photo opportunity with the press before a planned private meeting. Their closed-door meeting reportedly lasted about an hour. The two-day summit is the 14th assembly of […]

Tulsi Gabbard Most Searched Candidate During First Debate
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Tulsi Gabbard Most Searched Candidate During First Debate
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Presidential hopeful Tulsi Gabbard was the most searched candidate during the opening evening of the first Democratic debate. Despite viewer interest, Gabbard received less speaking time than most of the other candidates. The congresswoman recently appeared on Fox News with Tucker Carlson to discuss the debate and her campaign. Tucker Carlson and Gabbard see eye-to-eye […]

Lineup From Second Evening of Democratic Debate Attracts Larger Audience
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Lineup From Second Evening of Democratic Debate Attracts Larger Audience
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Another 10 Democratic candidates shared the stage last night for the final evening of the first 2020 Democratic debate. Both nights of the event were presented by NBC News, MSNBC, and Telemundo. Early estimates predict that nearly 17 million people or more tuned in to last night’s debate, making it the most watched Democratic primary […]

Ten Democrats Compete on Stage in First Night of Democratic Debates
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Ten Democrats Compete on Stage in First Night of Democratic Debates
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The first wave of Democratic candidates took to the stage last night for the opening evening of the debates. The two-night event is a joint presentation of NBC, MSNBC, and Telemundo. Over 15 million people tuned in to watch last night. Both nights of the debate will be moderated by NBC anchors Lester Holt, Savannah […]

Stephanie Grisham to Replace Sarah Sanders as White House Press Secretary
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Stephanie Grisham to Replace Sarah Sanders as White House Press Secretary
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Yesterday afternoon, First Lady Melania Trump announced that Stephanie Grisham will be taking over as White House Press Secretary and Communications Director. Grisham began working for the Trump presidential campaign in 2015 and has been appointed to multiple positions in the administration since then. She was presently serving as Melania Trump’s spokeswoman. Sarah Huckabee Sanders […]

President Trump Threatens to ‘Obliterate’ Iran
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President Trump Threatens to ‘Obliterate’ Iran
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Earlier today, President Trump threatened Iran with “obliteration” in response to insulting comments from the Iranian regime. President of Iran Hassan Rouhani retaliated to yesterday’s announcement of further US sanctions by accusing the White House of being “afflicted by mental retardation.” The comment clearly did not sit well with President Trump, who unloaded a fury […]

US Hits Iran With New Wave of Economic Sanctions
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US Hits Iran With New Wave of Economic Sanctions
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Earlier today, President Trump signed “hard-hitting” economic sanctions against Iran in response to their recent provoations. Just yesterday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declared more than 80 percent of the Iranian economy already under sanctions. The US Treasury Department has threatened foreign financial institutions with severe consequences if they are found in violation of today’s […]

President Trump Sits Down for Interview With Telemundo
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President Trump Sits Down for Interview With Telemundo
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President Trump appeared on the Spanish language Telemundo network for an interview with Jose Diaz-Balart earlier this week. The often combative interview centered around several Hispanic themed topics. Telemundo is a subsidiary of Comcast/NBCUniversal, a frequent target of President Trump’s attacks on the media. The interview began with the anchor accusing the president of being […]

Thousands of Protesters Surround Police Headquarters in Hong Kong
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Thousands of Protesters Surround Police Headquarters in Hong Kong
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Earlier this week, thousands of protesters surrounded the Hong Kong police headquarters to voice their dissatisfaction with a recently proposed extradition bill. Early estimates suggest that nearly 2 million of the city’s 7 million people took to the streets in protest on Sunday. The protests have specifically targeted Chief Executive Carrie Lam and her support […]

President Trump Calls Off Military Strike Against Iran
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President Trump Calls Off Military Strike Against Iran
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Earlier today, President Trump confirmed reports that he called off a military strike against Iran just ten minutes before it was scheduled to begin. The president said the retaliation by US forces would have been disproportionate to Iran’s actions. Earlier this month, the Iranian military allegedly attacked oil tankers of two US allies and shot […]

Senators Receive Classified UFO Briefing at Pentagon
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Senators Receive Classified UFO Briefing at Pentagon
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According to a recent report from CNN, a group of three senators visited the Pentagon on Wednesday for a classified Department of Defense briefing on repeated UFO sightings by the US Navy. The meeting allegedly included high ranking Naval Intelligence officials and the actual pilots and personnel that spotted the crafts. Senate Intelligence Committee Vice […]

20 Candidates to Participate in First 2020 Democratic Debate
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20 Candidates to Participate in First 2020 Democratic Debate
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On June 26 and 27, the first Democratic debates will be held as a joint presentation between NBC News, MSNBC, and Telemundo. Airing from 9-11 PM Eastern Time, the two-night event will take place in Miami, Florida. The twenty candidates were randomly chosen to appear on either night. In order to qualify for the event, […]

President Trump Launches 2020 Campaign With Rally in Orlando
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President Trump Launches 2020 Campaign With Rally in Orlando
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President Trump officially launched his 2020 reelection campaign tonight in Orlando, Florida. Some of the president’s supporters began waiting in line for the venue more than 24 hours before it began. A Fox News crew spoke with some of the hundreds of supporters lined up for the event at 7 AM, more than 12 hours […]

Tensions Rising Between the US and Iran
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Tensions Rising Between the US and Iran
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Following attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, relations between the Trump administration and Iran appear to be at an all-time low. Earlier this week, the Japanese Kokuka Courageous and the Norwegian Front Altair were hit with explosives. American military personnel rescued the crew from the burning ships. The US, Saudi Arabia, […]

Doom Eternal Receives a Release Date
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Doom Eternal Receives a Release Date
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It has been 25 years since the first Doom game was released on IBM-compatible computers. The popular franchise has sold over 10 million copies since then. Doom Eternal, the fifth main title in the franchise, hits store shelves November 22, 2019. The Doom series puts players in control of an unnamed space marine, affectionately nicknamed […]

Sarah Sanders Leaving White House at End of Month
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Sarah Sanders Leaving White House at End of Month
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Earlier this week, President Trump announced on Twitter that Press Secretary Sarah Sanders will be leaving the White House at the end of the month. Sanders has been with the administration since the beginning. She was promoted from White House Deputy Press Secretary following Sean Spicer’s departure. After 3 1/2 years, our wonderful Sarah Huckabee […]

Fox News Praises Take Two CEO for Success of GTA & RDR Franchises
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Fox News Praises Take Two CEO for Success of GTA & RDR Franchises
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Fox News journalist Robert Gray had some kind words for Take Two Interactive CEO Strauss Zelnick during the network’s coverage of the 2019 Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles. During the short but wide-ranging interview, Gray congratulated Zelnick for the success of his organization. Rockstar Games, the developer of hit franchises like Grand Theft Auto, […]

AOC Wants a Raise From Taxpayers
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AOC Wants a Raise From Taxpayers
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Freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wants an increase to her $174,000 annual congressional salary. The self described “democratic socialist” is also encouraging other members of congress to give themselves a raise. Although congress is authorized to receive a 2.6% raise each year, they have declined the extra money every year since 2010. Considering Congress has such […]

President Trump and Biden Trade Jabs as 2020 Heats Up
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President Trump and Biden Trade Jabs as 2020 Heats Up
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President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden have been exchanging blows for the past few weeks, but now things are really starting to get personal. While speaking to the press in front of the White House yesterday, President Trump called Biden a loser. Biden returned the favor at a campaign event later that […]

Democratic Congressman Praises Trump’s Deal With Mexico
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Democratic Congressman Praises Trump’s Deal With Mexico
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Democratic Congressman Jeff Van Drew may have surprised a few Fox News viewers when he praised President Trump’s recent deal with Mexico while appearing on the network. Van Drew distanced himself from others in his party during the interview by expressing his opposition to the idea of open borders. The congressman is a member of […]

NASA to Sell Tourist Trips to Space Station
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NASA to Sell Tourist Trips to Space Station
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NASA announced plans this week to allow citizen astronauts to visit the International Space Station, possibly as early as 2020. Round trip tickets aboard the spacecraft transporting the astronauts to the space station are expected to cost more than $50 million each. Every night the astronaut spends aboard the space station is projected to cost […]

China Unhappy With USA Over Tiananmen Square Comments
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China Unhappy With USA Over Tiananmen Square Comments
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The Chinese government has expressed “strong dissatisfaction” following comments from US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Just after midnight on the anniversary of China’s crackdown on Tianamen Square protesters, Pompeo released a strongly worded condemnation of China via the US Department of State’s website. China’s embassy in the US quickly responded, calling the comments rooted […]

CNN Panel Upset With Joe Biden Over Joke at Campaign Event
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CNN Panel Upset With Joe Biden Over Joke at Campaign Event
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A CNN panel of political pundits were thoroughly unimpressed with a joke made by former Vice President Joe Biden during a campaign event earlier this week. The controversy begins with Biden bringing a chair to a woman sitting on the ground at his campaign event. The woman warmly embraced the former vice president, who made […]

James Comey Goes After Attorney General William Barr on Twitter
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James Comey Goes After Attorney General William Barr on Twitter
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Former FBI Director James Comey is clearly unhappy with statements being made by Attorney General William Barr. Comey took to Twitter earlier this month following Barr’s appearance for an interview on CBS. Comey criticized the attorney general for his suggestion that the investigation in to alleged collusion between Russia and the 2016 Trump campaign may […]

Kirsten Gillibrand Fox News Town Hall Ratings More Than Double CNN’s
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Kirsten Gillibrand Fox News Town Hall Ratings More Than Double CNN’s
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Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s Fox News town hall appears to be another victory for the news network and the participants. The event was held on Sunday, June 2, at the same time CNN was hosting a town hall for three other candidates. The Fox News event attracted more than twice the viewers of CNN. More than […]

Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered Announced
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Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered Announced
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Originally released in 2009, Ghostbusters: The Video Game is receiving a high resolution makeover. Sabre Interactive, the studio behind World War Z, will be developing the remastered version of the game. Terminal Reality produced the original game before going out of business in 2013. The game stars Bill Murray, Harold Ramis, Dan Aykroyd, and Ernie […]

President Trump Calls London Mayor a Loser While Visiting UK
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President Trump Calls London Mayor a Loser While Visiting UK
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President Trump and London Mayor Sadiq Khan have reignited their rivalry during the president’s visit to the UK. Just prior to President Trump’s visit, Khan wrote an article for the Guardian titled, “It’s un-British to roll out the red carpet for Donald Trump.” Before President Trump’s plane had even landed, he was already attacking Khan […]

Rambo: Last Blood Trailer Released
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Rambo: Last Blood Trailer Released
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The popular Rambo franchise will be receiving a sequel to 2008’s Rambo. The fifth film in the franchise is rumored to involve Sylvester Stallone’s iconic character attempting to free a kidnapped girl from a Mexican drug cartel. The previous Rambo film has extremely well received among fans. Although the film was quite a bit more […]

Netflix, Disney, NBC, CBS & More Threaten to Leave Georgia Over New Abortion Law
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Netflix, Disney, NBC, CBS & More Threaten to Leave Georgia Over New Abortion Law
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Several major studios are considering leaving the state of Georgia due to a controversial new abortion law. Netflix was among the first organizations to threaten to leave the state, but Bloomberg is now reporting that numerous other major companies have joined the boycott. WarnerMedia, Disney, NBC, CBS, and the AMC Network have all announced a […]

The UFC Thanks President Trump With New Documentary
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The UFC Thanks President Trump With New Documentary
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The Ultimate Fighting Championship has produced a nearly 15-minute-long documentary thanking President Trump for his contribution to the organization. The documentary is titled Combatant in Chief: The Story of Donald Trump’s History in Combat Sports. President Trump’s properties were some of the very first to host the UFC. When the mixed martial arts organization first […]

Fox’s Judge Napolitano Reacts to Mueller Press Conference
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Fox’s Judge Napolitano Reacts to Mueller Press Conference
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Politicians and pundits on both sides of the aisle have been spending much of the weekend dissecting former special counsel Robert Mueller’s press conference from earlier this week. It was Mueller’s first time speaking publicly about the investigation since the release of the Report on the Investigation into Russian Interference in the 2016 Presidential Election, […]

Federal Judge Blocks Border Wall Construction
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Federal Judge Blocks Border Wall Construction
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A federal judge has blocked the Trump administration from building multiple sections of the border wall separating Mexico and the United States. The construction was to be funded with resources allocated as part of the national emergency declared in February. The Trump administration has vowed to push for an expedited appeal of the ruling. US […]

Federal Lawsuit Filed to Block Controversial Alabama Abortion Law
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Federal Lawsuit Filed to Block Controversial Alabama Abortion Law
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Planned Parenthood and the American Civil Liberties Union are attempting to block Alabama’s new abortion restrictions. The organizations filed a lawsuit on behalf of abortion providers earlier this week in federal court. The Alabama law, along with several proposed laws in other states, seem intent upon challenging Roe v Wade in the Supreme Court. Alabama’s […]

US Indicts Julian Assange on 18 Federal Charges
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US Indicts Julian Assange on 18 Federal Charges
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Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been indicted on 18 criminal charges following a federal grand jury’s decision. The charges stem from the leak of classified information by Chelsea Manning, former member of the US Army. Manning was originally sentenced to 35 years in prison, but former President Obama commuted the sentence to 7 years. US […]

Federal Authorities Charge Michael Avenatti With Defrauding Stormy Daniels
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Federal Authorities Charge Michael Avenatti With Defrauding Stormy Daniels
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Michael Avenatti has been indicted by federal authorities on one count of wire fraud and one count of aggravated identity theft. The charges stem from allegedly defrauding of his former client Stormy Daniels. Daniels was not named in the indictment, but Fox News is reporting that a federal law enforcement source has confirmed Daniels is […]

Fox’s Andrew Napolitano: Former CIA Director Brennan May Have Perjured Himself
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Fox’s Andrew Napolitano: Former CIA Director Brennan May Have Perjured Himself
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Earlier this week, Fox News senior judicial analyst Andrew Napolitano accused former director of the Central Intelligence Agency John Brennan of potentially perjuring himself. Napolitano’s accusation on Maria Bartiromo’s Fox Business program followed a clip of former House Judiciary Committe Chairman Trey Gowdy claiming to have seen information that contradicts Brennan’s testimony to the House […]

Trump Cancels Meeting With Pelosi & Schumer, Holds Press Conference Attacking Dems Instead
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Trump Cancels Meeting With Pelosi & Schumer, Holds Press Conference Attacking Dems Instead
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Earlier today, President Trump abruptly ended his meeting with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer. They had gathered at the White House to discuss repairing infrastructure throughout the United States. Instead of finishing the meeting with Democratic leadership, the president decided to hold a press conference in the White House Rose […]

Burger King’s Twitter Account Promoting Political Violence
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Burger King’s Twitter Account Promoting Political Violence
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Apparently, throwing food and beverages at conservative politicians is a growing trend in Europe. Police in Scotland asked a local McDonald’s not to serve milkshakes Saturday due to a nearby event for Brexit leader Nigel Farage. Burger King responded to the controversy on Twitter, shamelessly encouraging Farage’s attackers to purchase milkshakes from their restaurant. Dear […]

Pete Buttigieg Fox News Town Hall Scores Higher Ratings Than MSNBC & CNN Combined
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Pete Buttigieg Fox News Town Hall Scores Higher Ratings Than MSNBC & CNN Combined
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The results of Sunday’s Fox News town hall event with Pete Buttigieg appear to have been a success for the network and the candidate. The 2020 hopeful reached more viewers than MSNBC and CNN combined in the same time slot. Buttigieg is the third Democratic presidential candidate to appear on Fox News for such an […]

Heroic Football Coach Tackles Gunman, Prevents School Shooting
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Heroic Football Coach Tackles Gunman, Prevents School Shooting
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Keanon Lowe, football coach at Parkrose High School, saved the lives of countless students last week when he stopped a school shooting. When a deranged gunman entered a classroom armed with a shotgun, Lowe risked his own life to tackle, disarm, and apprehend the shooter. Thanks to Lowe’s bravery, none of the students or staff […]

Bruce Willis Joins Philadelphia Phillies for Batting Practice
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Bruce Willis Joins Philadelphia Phillies for Batting Practice
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Iconic actor Bruce Willis joined the Philadelphia Phillies for some batting practice at Citizens Bank Park last week. Willis was at the stadium to throw the ceremonial opening pitch to start their game against the Milwaukee Brewers. Players were excited to see Willis and many eagerly took photographs with the actor. The Phillie’s produced a […]

Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Appear at Rally Together
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Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Appear at Rally Together
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2020 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders and freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recently shared the stage at a rally in Washington DC to promote the Green New Deal. The event was hosted by the Sunrise Movement, an organization of climate change activists. Sanders had already endorsed the Green New Deal prior to the event. Sanders and AOC […]

Sanders Significantly Defeats Klobuchar in Fox News Town Hall Ratings, Buttigieg Up Next
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Sanders Significantly Defeats Klobuchar in Fox News Town Hall Ratings, Buttigieg Up Next
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Senator Amy Klobuchar appeared on Fox News earlier this month for a town hall event. Klobuchar is the second candidate to appear on the network for a town hall following the DNC’s decision to ban Fox News from conducting any of the 2020 Democratic debates. Bernie Sanders was the first candidate to appear on the […]

Legal Challenges to Roe v Wade Certain to Hurt GOP in 2020
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Legal Challenges to Roe v Wade Certain to Hurt GOP in 2020
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Several states appear eager to challenge the Supreme Court’s ruling on Roe v Wade, the landmark case that established abortion rights across the nation. Alabama is the first to establish a law in clear defiance of the court’s decision, but Ohio, Missouri, and Georgia are all on track to institute similar restrictions. Supporters of the […]

Coinbase Expanding Service to 50 More Countries as Bitcoin Continues to Climb
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Coinbase Expanding Service to 50 More Countries as Bitcoin Continues to Climb
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Coinbase, the popular US based cryptocurrency exchange, is expanding its market to 50 more countries. Some of the new countries include Brazil, South Africa, and Taiwan. The announcement comes as Bitcoin hits its highest value in nearly a year. Coinbase now offers their services to customers in 103 different countries. In addition to broadening their […]

Facebook Co-Founder Wants Company Broken Up
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Facebook Co-Founder Wants Company Broken Up
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Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes is calling on the US government to break up the company. The New York Times published a nearly 6,000-word opinion piece written by Hughes to their website on Thursday. Since then, Hughes has made numerous television appearances to discuss his views. In the New York Times article, Hughes accuses Facebook CEO […]

US Seizes North Korean Cargo Ship
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US Seizes North Korean Cargo Ship
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On Thursday, Justice Department officials announced that the US had seized a North Korean cargo ship suspected of violating economic sanctions. The ship was intercepted as it was headed toward Indonesia. The announcement was made by the Justice Department shortly after the North Korean military test-fired another two short-range missiles toward the sea. The ship […]