U.S. Police Arrest Journalist Working For Iran’s State TV, Broadcaster Says

U.S. Police Arrest Journalist Working For Iran’s State TV, Broadcaster Says

DUBAI, Jan 16 (Reuters) - U.S. police have arrested an American-born journalist working for Iran’s English-language Press TV, the state-run broadcaster reported on Wednesday. It said Marziyeh Hashemi was arrested at St. Louis Lambert International Airport on Sunday and was being held in custody in Washington DC. No formal charges had been made against her.…
Senate Democrat: We’re ‘Moving Toward Indictment And Charges’ Against Trump

Senate Democrat: We’re ‘Moving Toward Indictment And Charges’ Against Trump

A Democratic senator says he doesn’t believe a sitting president is protected from indictment ― and President Donald Trump could end up facing charges as a result.  Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) told CNN’s Chris Cuomo on Tuesday that he still needs to see more evidence.  But if it’s there, he said, Trump could face prosecution. …
Trump AG Nominee William Barr Suggests He’d Keep Full Mueller Report Secret

Trump AG Nominee William Barr Suggests He’d Keep Full Mueller Report Secret

WASHINGTON ― William Barr, President Donald Trump’s nominee for attorney general, raised doubts on Tuesday that he would release to the public the complete final report by the special counsel team led by Robert Mueller. Barr, seeking to reassure members of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday about his ability to oversee the probe into…
Des Moines Register Calls On Steve King To Resign Over White Supremacy Remarks

Des Moines Register Calls On Steve King To Resign Over White Supremacy Remarks

A major newspaper in Rep. Steve King’s (R-Iowa) home state just called for his resignation hours after the House of Representatives overwhelmingly voted to condemn white supremacy, thus condemning King himself. “Congressman Steve King should resign,” begins the Des Moines Register’s editorial, published late Tuesday afternoon. “He has lost even the potential to effectively represent his…
NBC News Tells Staffers Not To Directly Call Steve King’s Racist Remarks Racist

NBC News Tells Staffers Not To Directly Call Steve King’s Racist Remarks Racist

UPDATE: 2:15 p.m. ― Shortly after this story was initially published Tuesday, NBC News advised its staffers it was, in fact, fair to describe Rep. Steve King’s remarks on white supremacy as “racist.” “We revised our guidance on Rep. Steve King’s comments,” reads an email from NBC News’ standards department that was shared with HuffPost.…
William Barr Says ‘Straight Shooter’ Mueller Wouldn’t Lead A ‘Witch Hunt’

William Barr Says ‘Straight Shooter’ Mueller Wouldn’t Lead A ‘Witch Hunt’

WASHINGTON ― William Barr, the once and likely future attorney general, told members of the Senate Judiciary Committee at his confirmation hearing on Tuesday that he doesn’t believe Robert Mueller “would be involved in a witch hunt” and pledged to act with independence and not fire the special counsel without due cause. While Barr committed…
Number Of No-Show Airport Security Screeners Soars In Shutdown

Number Of No-Show Airport Security Screeners Soars In Shutdown

ATLANTA (AP) — The number of airport security screeners failing to show up for work is soaring as the partial government shutdown goes into its fourth week. No-shows among screeners jumped Sunday and again Monday, when the Transportation Security Administration reported a national absence rate of 7.6 percent compared with 3.2 percent on a comparable…
Judge Blocks Trump Administration From Adding Citizenship Question To The Census

Judge Blocks Trump Administration From Adding Citizenship Question To The Census

A federal judge blocked the Trump administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census, a win for critics who say the question is unnecessary and would cause fewer immigrants and minorities to respond to the decennial survey. The Trump administration is expected to swiftly appeal the Tuesday ruling from U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman…
FBI ‘Plotted To Destroy’ Trump, Sean Hannity Claims In Fiery Rant

FBI ‘Plotted To Destroy’ Trump, Sean Hannity Claims In Fiery Rant

Following a New York Times report that the FBI questioned whether President Donald Trump was serving as a Russian agent, Fox News’ Sean Hannity accused the agency of having hatched a nefarious plan to sabotage the commander in chief. During his Monday night monologue, the cable host purported to have “a bombshell” scoop on the “deep…
Gavin McInnes Is Losing The Battle To Win Over His Neighbors

Gavin McInnes Is Losing The Battle To Win Over His Neighbors

For months, Proud Boys founder Gavin McInnes and his wife, Emily, have been fighting to win back their neighbors in the upscale village of Larchmont, just north of New York City. Though some townspeople have posted “Hate has no home here” signs for months ― some of them in reaction to domestic acts of terrorism,…
- Advertisement -

Must Read

7518 POSTS0 COMMENTS