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Owners Of Russian Bank Sue Buzzfeed Over ‘Pissgate’ Dossier By
MANHATTAN – Unhappy with BuzzFeed over its reporting of the infamous “Pissgate” dossier, the owners of a Russian bank that is being investigated by the FBI for ties to President Donald Trump brought a defamation complaint Friday. Mikhail...
Fourth Circuit Court Rules Trump’s Latest Muslim Ban Unconstitutional By
In a 10-3 en banc ruling, the Fourth Circuit on Thursday upheld a block on President Donald Trump’s executive order restricting travel from six predominantly Muslim countries. The Richmond, Virginia-based court is the first appeals court to rule on the revised travel...
Scientists Disprove Scott Pruitt’s Climate Claims With … Science By
The Trump Administration has taken its shots at science, and researchers are firing right back. Trump’s chosen Environmental Protection Agency head, Scott Pruitt, made the outrageous claim that “over the past two decades satellite data indicates there has been a leveling...
Senate Bipartisan Effort Seeks To Block Trump’s Saudi Weapons Deal By
US lawmakers introduced legislation yesterday seeking to stop at least a portion of President Donald Trump’s sale of weapons to Saudi Arabia. Republican Rand Paul and Democrats Chris Murphy and Al Franken introduced a resolution of disapproval in the Senate to force a...
After Israel, Saudi Arabia Trips, the Alt-right Is Ready to Dump Trump By
U.S. President Donald Trump’s trip to the Middle East scored him points in the mainstream media, but profoundly peeved his earliest supporters, the so-called “alt-right,” who had arguably propelled him into the presidency. That images of Trump sword-dancing with Saudis,...
Trump’s Immigration Pick Attacked Obama Programs In Ghost-Written Senate Letters By
Lee Francis Cissna, President Trump’s nominee to head the federal agency that handles applications for visas, refugee status and citizenship, has put little on the public record in his 20 years as a lawyer, government employee, diplomat and Capitol Hill aide. But...
66 Programs That The 2018 Trump Budget Will Eliminate By
President Trump’s fiscal 2018 budget proposal would completely eliminate 66 federal programs, for a savings of $26.7 billion.   As The Hill reports, some of the programs would receive funding for 2018 as part of a phasing-out plan. Here are the programs the administration...
Fact Check: Trump Touts His Own Record While Abroad By
In his speech in Saudi Arabia on Sunday during his first foreign trip as president, Trump claimed to have accomplished record spending on the armed forces, even though Congress has yet to pass a budget that reflects his plans and promises. Trump releases a detailed budget...
Trump Official Praises Autocratic Rule: ‘Not A Single Hint Of A Protester’ In Saudi Arabia By
Putting a fine point on the spin that President Donald Trump’s trip to the Middle East has been a glowing, peace-dealing success, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross praised the fact that there were no protesters in Saudi Arabia—a nation where political dissonance...
In Saudi Speech, Trump Declares Absolute War Between Good and Evil By
In his four months in office, President Trump has steadily been rebranding himself away from the outsider candidate willing to drift far afield of the conventional wisdom of US leadership, and toward a rarely well-spoken, and oftentimes downright surly facsimile of a modern,...