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Protesters spell out 'RESIST' at Trump golf course

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How Trump gets his fake news

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White House chief of staff Reince Priebus issued a stern warning at a recent senior staff meeting: Quit trying to secretly slip stuff to President Trump. Just days earlier, K.T.

Preet Bharara: Are there still public servants who will say no to the president?

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Preet Bharara, a scholar in residence at New York University Law School, was U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York from 2009 until this March. The most dramatic ...

Comey Memo Says Trump Asked Him to End Flynn Investigation

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“I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go,” Mr. Trump told Mr. Comey, according to the memo. “He is a good guy.

Behind Comey’s firing: An enraged Trump, fuming about Russia

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President Donald Trump weighed firing his FBI director for more than a week. When he finally pulled the trigger Tuesday afternoon, he didn't call James Comey. He sent his longtime ...

Baby born clutching IUD? Free abortion vacations? Nope

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Alaska state Rep. David Eastman, a Republican from Sarah Palin’s home of Wasilla, has some strange notions about why women get abortions. “We have folks who try to get pregnant ...

This is not a crisis, Republicans say as a large spider slowly devours them

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I would recognize a crisis if it were happening. When the president seized me, stunned me with his venom and covered me with digestive fluid from his chelicerae, I was ...

Trump budget seeks huge cuts to disease prevention and medical research departments

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President Trump's 2018 budget request to Congress seeks massive cuts in spending on health programs, including medical research, disease prevention programs and health insurance for children living in poverty. The ...

Taibbi: Roger Ailes Was One of the Worst Americans Ever

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On the Internet today you will find thousands, perhaps even millions, of people gloating about the death of elephantine Fox News founder Roger Ailes. The happy face emojis are getting ...

At 3 a.m., NC Senate GOP strips education funding from Democrats’ districts

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N.C. Senate Republicans were visibly upset with Democrats for prolonging the budget debate with amendments during an after-midnight session Friday morning. As the clock approached 1 a.m., Senate Minority Leader ...

Read Donald Trump's Interview With TIME on Being President

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LightBoxThe Story Behind TIME's White House Cover Shoot With TrumpHong KongHong Kong's Democracy Marchers Have Been Told to Make Way For a Pro-China RallyrussiaA Russian Blogger Has Been Convicted For ...

Comey’s Testimony on Huma Abedin Forwarding Emails Was Inaccurate

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FBI director James Comey generated national headlines last week with his dramatic testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee, explaining his “incredibly painful” decision to go public about the Hillary Clinton ...

U.S. to Ban Laptops in All Cabins of Flights From Europe

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The Department of Homeland Security will ban laptops in the cabins of all flights from Europe to the United States, European security officials told The Daily Beast. The announcement is ...

At a Besieged White House, Tempers Flare and Confusion Swirls

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Later, reporters could hear senior aides shouting from behind closed doors as they discussed a defense after Washington Post reporters informed them of an article they were writing that first ...

Donald Trump’s Firing of James Comey Is an Attack on American Democracy

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At a time like this, it is important to express things plainly. On Tuesday evening, Donald Trump acted like a despot. Without warning or provocation, he summarily fired the independent-minded ...