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Devin Nunes Vanished the Night Before He Made Trump Surveillance Claims

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The Republican intelligence chairman got a message and jumped out of an Uber. The next morning he made a bombshell claim based on classified information.Hours before the chairman of the ...

Racial hate motivated white man’s killing of black NYer: NYPD

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The 28-year-old man busted for fatally stabbing a black man in Midtown Tuesday has told cops he came here from Baltimore to kill African-Americans, sources said. The white supremacist and ...

Taibbi: Trump SEC Pick Jay Clayton Connected to Mysterious Firm

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Jay Clayton, Donald Trump's choice to head the SEC, is slated to appear before the Senate Banking Committee Thursday. In that hearing, he may be asked about some pointed questions ...

US Officials: Info suggests Trump associates may have coordinated with Russians

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Washington (CNN)The FBI has information that indicates associates of President Donald Trump communicated with suspected Russian operatives to possibly coordinate the release of information damaging to Hillary Clinton's campaign, US ...

White House blame game intensifies as Trump agenda stalls

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With President Donald Trump’s sweeping agenda hitting the rocks as he edges toward the 100-day mark, top aides, political allies and donors are embroiled in a furious round of finger-pointing ...

White House installs political aides at Cabinet agencies to be Trump’s eyes and ears

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The political appointee charged with keeping watch over Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt and his aides has offered unsolicited advice so often that after just four weeks on the ...

Why Steve Bannon Might Be the Winner of the GOP’s Health-Care Civil War

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With hours to go before the House is set to (finally) vote on Paul Ryan’s health-care bill, the Trump administration is putting a full-court press on recalcitrant Republicans to rally ...

Inside the GOP’s Health Care Debacle

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Donald Trump had heard enough about policy and process. It was Thursday afternoon and members of the House Freedom Caucus were peppering the president with wonkish concerns about the American ...

How Former NBA Player Craig Hodges Helped Create the Activist Athlete

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Basketball, maybe more than any other sport, inspires plenty of contentious, arbitrary debates. Yet when the topic of the greatest 3-point shooters in NBA history comes up, it's a little ...

The Gig Economy Celebrates Working Yourself to Death

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Last September, a very twenty-first-century type of story appeared on the company blog of the ride-sharing app Lyft. “Long-time Lyft driver and mentor, Mary, was nine months pregnant when she ...

Columnist Jimmy Breslin, bard of the New York streets, dies at 88

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Jimmy Breslin, long the gruff and rumpled king of streetwise New York newspaper columnists, a Pulitzer Prize winner whose muscular, unadorned prose pummeled the venal, deflated the pompous and gave ...

Tim League Refutes Netflix’s Reed Hastings On Movie Theater Innovation

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The following editorial is written by Tim League, co-founder and CEO of the Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas. Netflix. It seems like every other interview I give asks me about the “threat” ...

The Republican Health-Care Bill Is On the Verge of Failure

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To a man and woman, nearly every one of the 237 Republicans elected to the House last November made the same promise to the voters: Give us control of Congress ...