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Trump’s lawyers seek to undercut Mueller’s Russia investigation

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Some of President Trump’s lawyers are exploring ways to limit or undercut special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s Russia investigation, building a case against what they allege are his conflicts ...

Trump Lawyer Marc Kasowitz Threatens Stranger in Emails: ‘Watch Your Back , Bitch’

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Marc Kasowitz, President Trump’s personal attorney on the Russia case, threatened a stranger in a string of profanity-laden emails Wednesday night. The man, a retired public relations professional in the ...

In Interview, Trump Expresses Anger at Sessions and Comey, and Warns Mueller

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While the interview touched on an array of issues, including health care, foreign affairs and politics, the investigation dominated the conversation. He said that as far as he knew, he ...

When Will the Planet Be Too Hot For Humans? Much, Much Sooner Than You Imagine.

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Peering beyond scientific reticence. It is, I promise, worse than you think. If your anxiety about global warming is dominated by fears of sea-level rise, you are barely scratching the ...

Steve Bannon Is Out of Trump’s Doghouse and Leading the Charge Against Mueller

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On May 22, just as a strange photo of President Trump, Saudi king Salman, and Egyptian president Abdel Fattah el-Sisi touching a glowing orb reached the apex of its memehood,

The Media Is Not Asking the Right Questions on Trump Jr. Emails and Meeting with the “Russian Government Lawyer”

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The media is, in large part, missing the point when it comes to the news about Donald Trump Jr.’s June 2016 meeting with Russian lawyer Natalia Vesilnitskaya and should be ...

Trump and Putin hold talks as the world watches

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The world was watching closely as the two met on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit. It comes at a time of growing tensions over the increasingly assertive ...

Rolling Stone at 50: How Hunter S. Thompson Became a Legend

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In January 1970, Hunter S. Thompson wrote Jann S. Wenner a letter praising Rolling Stone's definitive coverage of the disastrous Altamont festival. "[Print's] a hell of a good medium by ...

Excerpts From The Times’s Interview With Trump

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I mean, you think of Hillary Clinton, and you look, she went eight years — very capable — went eight years as the first lady, and could not get health ...

What the Hell Is Splinter?

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Hi. Welcome to Splinter. Same site, same great people, new name. Splinter offers a sharp point of view, delivering news coverage for a new America: justice-minded, inclusive, and incisive. We ...

Analysis

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It was only a matter of time. At every White House news briefing since June 29 — and many before, too — President Trump's spokesmen have ordered a room full ...

U.S. Lawmakers Seek to Criminally Outlaw Support for Boycott Campaign Against Israel

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The criminalization of political speech and activism against Israel has become one of the gravest threats to free speech in the west. In France, activists have been arrested and prosecuted ...