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Trump celebrates Andrew McCabe’s firing, says ex-FBI official knew about ‘lies and corruption’

Toronto Star 64 sources

An upcoming inspector general’s report is expected to conclude that McCabe, a confidant of fired FBI Director James Comey, authorized the release of information to the media and was not forthcoming with the watchdog office as it examined…

How Trump Consultants Exploited the Facebook Data of Millions

The New York Times 28 sources

Cambridge Analytica harvested personal information from a huge swath of the electorate to develop techniques that were later used in the Trump campaign.

US probes 4 deaths in Hyundai-Kia cars when air bags failed

Air bags in some Hyundai and Kia cars failed to inflate in crashes and four people are dead. Now the U.S. government's road safety agency wants to know why. The … Click to Continue »

United Airlines has third dog-related mishap in a week

NJ.com / News 17 sources

A dog was mistakenly loaded on a plane forcing it to land in Ohio to return it to its owner

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China reappoints Xi Jinping as president with no term limit

The Guardian 112 sources

National People’s Congress also appoints Xi ally Wang Qishan to post of vice-president


Superstore chain Fred Meyer to stop selling guns, ammunition

Superstore company Fred Meyer will stop selling guns and ammunition. The Portland, Oregon,-based chain in a statement Friday said it made the decision after evaluating customer preferences. The company sells … Click to Continue »


Dad and toddler daughter 'forced off plane because she was scared to fly and wouldn't sit in own seat'

Mirror Online 16 sources

The pair were escorted from their seats and off the plane by staff on board Southwest Airlines flight 1683 before a journey from Chicago to Atlanta on Wednesday

Flynn stumps for congressional candidate in first appearance since guilty plea

LA QUINTA, Calif. — Disgraced former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn campaigned for a Republican congressional candidate in California Friday in his first public appearance since pleading guilty to lying to the FBI. Friday’s event…


Revealed: 50 million Facebook profiles harvested for Cambridge Analytica in major data breach

The Guardian 131 sources

The data analytics firm that worked with Donald Trump's election team and the winning Brexit campaign harvested millions of Facebook profiles of US voters, in the tech giant's biggest ever data breach, and used them to build a powerful…

3 bridge-collapse victims found dead in cars, confirming death toll of at least 6

ABC News 67 sources

The bridge, hailed as an engineering marvel, collapsed Thursday afternoon.


5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About St. Patrick

TIME / World 11 sources

Google’s latest Doodle is saluting St. Patrick’s Day with a nod to the rich history of Ireland and St. Patrick himself.


White House pushes back against reports of tumult, purges

Newsday / Nation 54 sources

WASHINGTON -- The White House is pushing back against talk of a staffing purge, insisting that reports of tumult and imminent departures are overblown.


Michael Flynn campaigns for Republican candidate in California

It's Flynn's first public appearance since pleading guilty to lying to the FBI.


Jeff Sessions fires deputy FBI chief Andrew McCabe

NY Daily News 304 sources

The bureau exec was stripped of his pension days before his official retirement.


Read Andrew McCabe's Response To Being Fired Two Days Before His Retirement

The Huffington Post 304 sources

Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired the former deputy director of the FBI on Friday.



China’s new vice president has reputation as ‘Mr Fix-it’

ABC27.com / News 112 sources

BEIJING (AP) — China’s rubber-stamp legislature has appointed a close ally of President Xi Jinping to the formerly ceremonial post of vice p…

Trump’s possible China tariffs bring loud protests — in U.S.

President Donald Trump is considering sweeping tariffs on imports from China, with an announcement possible as early as next week. And that has industry groups and some lawmakers scrambling to prevent the next front in a potential trade…


Trump legal team moves to shift Stormy Daniels case to federal court

The Hill 88 sources

President Trump is working to move the lawsuit filed against him by adult film star Stormy Daniels to federal court, ...


The Latest: Trump lawyer claims up to $20m in damages

Donald Trump's lawyer claims porn actress Stormy Daniels could owe $20 million in damages for violating a non-disclosure agreement

Friday, Mar 16

Mueller Risks Crossing Trump's Red Line With Reported ...

Bloomberg / News 133 sources

Special Counsel Robert Mueller may have crossed a line President Donald Trump set out early in the investigation into possible Russian meddling with his ...

Stormy Daniels was physically threatened to keep quiet: lawyer

NY Daily News 153 sources

The porn star who claims to have had an affair with President Trump was physically threatened to remain silent, her lawyer said Friday.

Trump Plans to Remove Adviser McMaster, Washington Post ...

Bloomberg / News 125 sources

U.S. President Donald Trump is ready to remove H.R. McMaster as his national security adviser, the Washington Post reported, citing five people with ...

Thursday, Mar 15

President Trump Admitted to Making Up Trade Claim in a Meeting With Justin Trudeau

TIME 110 sources

(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump freestyled with the facts when talking trade with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Trump reportedly says PA Democrat won because he's 'like Trump'

MSNBC 351 sources

The Atlantic reports President Trump broke his silence on the GOP PA-18 defeat at a closed-door fundraiser, insisting that Democrat Conor Lamb won because he said, "Oh, I'm like Trump." Did the audience buy it? The Atlantic's Elaina Plott…

Toys 'R' Us to close all 800 of its US stores

Journal Star 290 sources

Toys 'R' Us's management has told its employees that it will sell or close all of its U.S. stores.

US Sanctions Russian Troll Farm for Alleged Election Meddling

Bloomberg 230 sources

The U.S. sanctioned a St. Petersburg-based “troll farm,” a close ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin, two Russian intelligence services and other Russian citizens and businesses indicted by Special Counsel Robert Mueller on charges of…

Wednesday, Mar 14

U.K. Expels Russian Diplomats, Freezes Assets Over Spy ...

Bloomberg / News 497 sources

Prime Minister Theresa May ordered the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats in retaliation for the poisoning on British soil of a former spy and his daughter ...

Democrat Holds Slim Lead In Pennsylvania District Trump Won By Nearly 20 Points

The Huffington Post 524 sources

Democrat Conor Lamb declares victory early Wednesday, but the special U.S. House race may end up with a recount.

Theranos Settles SEC Lawsuit With CEO Elizabeth Holmes Stripped of Control

Bloomberg 217 sources

Theranos Inc. and its founder Elizabeth Holmes agreed to settle U.S. allegations that they raised more than $700 million from investors through an elaborate fraud in which they exaggerated or made false statements about their technology,…

CNBC's Kudlow to be top White House economic adviser

StarTribune.com 256 sources

The longtime fixture on the business news network previously served in the Reagan administration and has emerged as a leading evangelist for tax cuts and a smaller government.

Tuesday, Mar 13

Trump CIA Nominee, Gina Haspel, Faces Tough Road To Senate Confirmation

NPR 156 sources

The current deputy director of the CIA is well respected by intelligence professionals, but she is tied inextricably with dark chapters involving torture.

Trump Blocks Broadcom Takeover of Qualcomm on Security ...

Bloomberg / News 248 sources

President Donald Trump issued an executive order Monday blocking Broadcom Ltd. from pursuing its hostile takeover of Qualcomm Inc., scuttling a $117 ...

House Intel announces results of Russia probe, sparking outcry from Dems

CBS News 224 sources

Committee Republicans say they found no evidence of collusion by the Trump campaign with Russia

Trump Fires Tillerson, Says CIA’s Pompeo to Become Secretary of State

Bloomberg 787 sources

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was ousted Tuesday by President Donald Trump, ending a rocky tenure in an abrupt move that blindsided the former Exxon Mobil Corp. CEO just hours after he returned from an almost week-long trip to…

Monday, Mar 12

U.S. Will Make No Concessions Before North Korea Talks ...

Bloomberg / News 67 sources

The U.S. will make no concessions to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in discussions leading to potential talks between the reclusive leader and President ...

May issues ultimatum to Moscow over Salisbury poisoning

The Guardian 550 sources

Prime minister says origin of nerve agent and past record of assassinations make Russian involvement highly likely

White House Unveils Measures to Keep Schools Safer From ...

Bloomberg 168 sources

President Donald Trump is calling on states to adopt so-called “red flag” laws to allow authorities to take guns from individuals who are determined by ...

Nepal plane crash: 49 dead as plane veers off Kathmandu runway

BBC / News 475 sources

Police say 49 of 71 passengers and crew are killed after a plane veers off a runway in Nepal.