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Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Julia Glum
Donald Trump, Jr.

Alleged Russian Gangster Met With Don Jr.

Allegations of collusion continued to pile up against Donald Trump Jr. this week, with the New York Times reporting Friday that the first son went to a May 2016 dinner attended by a top Russian official who was trying to set up a covert meeting with the campaign.

November 19, 2017
al franken

Will Al Franken Resign? Here’s What Might Happen

If he were to resign within the next few months, Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton would appoint someone to take his seat. The appointed senator would serve until the next scheduled election, at which time there would be a special election to choose a successor, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures.

November 17, 2017

Boston Free Speech Rally Ends Early

Journalists at the Boston Common, a downtown park, tweeted about an hour into the planned rally that many, if not all, of the attendees left the bandstand where they were due to hear speeches from several prominent conservative figures. The Free Speech Rally organizers had permits to hold their event from noon to 2 p.m. local time on Saturday.

August 20, 2017
seth rich

Rod Wheeler Sues Over Seth Rich Story

The suit, filed by Rod Wheeler, a private investigator who regularly appears on Fox News, claimed the channel coordinated a meeting with then-press secretary Sean Spicer and gave President Donald Trump an advance copy of the article, according to an exclusive NPR report Tuesday.

August 2, 2017
Spicer, Press Secretary, Media

Sean Spicer Had A Meltdown After Trump Fired Comey

White House press secretary and former Easter Bunny Sean Spicer has a real tough job sometimes. And on Tuesday night, when President Donald Trump fired FBI director James Comey, it apparently became too much to handle.

May 11, 2017
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders stand together during a campaign rally where Sanders endorsed Clinton in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, U.S., July 12, 2016. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Bernie Holds Onto His Email List

Sanders raised more than $222 million over the course of his campaign, with thousands of donations coming from grassroots volunteers and small-time supporters. Their contact information is contained in his email list, which Politico recently called “perhaps the most coveted and valuable catalog of potential voters and donors in the Democratic Party at the moment.”

July 14, 2016
Shinzo Abe Japan Nuclear Weapons

Japan: Constitution Doesn’t Prohibit Nuclear Weapons

Japan’s constitution does not ban the country from having nuclear weapons, contrary to popular belief, government officials under Prime Minister Shinzo Abe insisted recently

April 4, 2016