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|'He's toxic!': Trump goes after 2 GOP senators for Charlottesville criticism
Trump attacked Sens. Jeff Flake, an outspoken critic, and Lindsey Graham, one of few Republicans to call out the president by name over Charlottesville.
POSTED AUGUST 17, 2017 8:45 AM
|Trump Resurrects Anti-Muslim Myth in Wake of Barcelona Attack
In a tweet after Thursday’s terror attack in Barcelona, Trump suggested studying a debunked myth about U.S. General John Pershing executing dozens of Muslim prisoners in the Philippines.
POSTED AUGUST 17, 2017 11:36 AM
|Does the Radical Left Pose a Violent Threat?
The FBI tracks both the radical left and right, but warns that it's white supremacist extremists who pose a greater threat of violence.
POSTED AUGUST 17, 2017 6:55 AM
|Maryland judge denies DC sniper Malvo's bid for new sentence
Lee Boyd Malvo, who as a teenager participated in the sniper attacks that killed 10 people and terrorized the Washington region, will not get a new sentence in Maryland, a judge said in a ruling released Wednesday.
POSTED AUGUST 16, 2017 4:58 PM
|10-Year-Old Indian Rape Victim Delivers Baby After Denied Abortion
"The child is too young for a normal delivery. Her pelvic bones are not strong enough to push the baby and she does not have the stamina to bear labor pain."
POSTED AUGUST 17, 2017 3:36 PM
|59 Crazy Creative Things To Make With Cauliflower
You'll never look at it the same way again.
POSTED AUGUST 16, 2017 12:46 PM
|Prominent investigator exits Mueller team
Rachel Maddow reports on the surprising departure of Peter Strzok, a prominent counter-espionage investigator who had been working on Robert Mueller's Trump Russia investigation.
POSTED AUGUST 16, 2017 2:10 PM
|Model was offered cash to make Grace Mugabe assault 'go away'
The 20-year-old South African model that Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe is alleged to have assaulted was offered cash to make potential charges "go away", a lawyer said Thursday. Police have said they were also on high alert to make sure that the 52-year-old wife of President Robert Mugabe does not skip the country, with an arrest warrant reportedly being considered. The first lady is alleged to have hit Gabriella Engels on Sunday at a Johannesburg hotel.
POSTED AUGUST 17, 2017 1:12 PM
|Trump: Keep our 'beautiful' Confederate monuments
“The beauty that is being taken out of our cities, towns and parks will be greatly missed and never able to be comparably replaced!” the president tweeted.
POSTED AUGUST 17, 2017 9:44 AM
|U.S. Navy to remove senior leaders of warship after deadly June crash
By Idrees Ali WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Navy will relieve the two senior officers and the senior enlisted sailor on a U.S. warship that collided with a Philippine container ship in June off the coast of Japan, the Navy said on Thursday, A separate official report released on Thursday contained dramatic accounts of what happened when the freighter hit the USS Fitzgerald, killing seven Navy sailors. Admiral Bill Moran, deputy chief of naval operations, told reporters that the USS Fitzgerald's commander, executive officer and master chief petty officer would be removed. Multiple U.S. and Japanese investigations are still under way into how the Fitzgerald, a guided missile destroyer, and the much larger ACX Crystal container ship collided in clear weather south of Tokyo Bay in the early hours of June 17.
POSTED AUGUST 17, 2017 7:54 PM