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Jared Kushner Reportedly Discussed Setting Up Secret Communication Channel With Moscow

The Huffington Post 119 sources

Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s adviser and son-in-law, reportedly discussed opening a secret communication channel between the administration’s transition team and the Russian government, The Washington Post reported Friday.

Zbigniew Brzezinski, top Carter adviser, dead at 89

Zbigniew Brzezinski, a longtime political scholar who served as President Jimmy Carter’s national security adviser, died Friday.

Oregon man kills two on train after spewing hate speech

NY Daily News 36 sources

A knife-wielding Oregon man killed two people and seriously injured another who tried to stop him from hurling slurs at two women.

Egypt Hits Militant Bases in Libya After Attack on Copts

Voice of America 569 sources

Egypt answered a bloody machine-gun attack that killed dozens of Coptic Christians Friday with airstrikes on "terror bases" in Libya where the militant Islamist gunmen were believed to have trained.

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Chipotle data security breach: 13 Alabama restaurants hit by hackers

AL.com 34 sources

More details are known about a payment card security breach at Chipotle Mexican Grill a few weeks ago.


Malvo wins chance for new sentence in DC sniper case

WTOP.com / Sports 46 sources

Lee Boyd Malvo, who was sentenced to life in prison as a teenager for his role in the D.C. sniper shootings, has won the chance to have some of his sentences changed in Virginia courts.

50+ Mass. Chipotle locations impacted by payment system malware

WCVB.com 34 sources

Chipotle said the investigation discovered malware on its network used to process card payments over several weeks this spring.


Mourners pay tribute to Soundgarden's Chris Cornell at LA funeral

NY Daily News / News 116 sources

Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell was laid to rest Friday during a private funeral service in California.

Trump’s views on climate are ‘evolving,’ aide says, amid pressure from Europeans

Washington Post 50 sources

Allies at the G-7 summit have personally pressured the president to remain in the 2015 Paris accord, a decision that would be a striking reversal. “He came here to learn,” an adviser said.


Trump aide: Boehner is the disaster

The Hill / Business 48 sources

The former GOP Speaker criticized Trump's presidency this week.


Hillary Clinton Compares Trump To Nixon In Passionate Commencement Speech

Hillary Clinton offered a powerful message of resistance and hope during her commencement address to Wellesley College graduates Friday, taking the opportunity to skewer President Donald Trump.


Ariana Grande will return to Manchester

Sky News 177 sources

Ariana Grande has said she will go back to Manchester to hold a benefit gig for victims of the suicide bombing at her concert.

Washington state to let whale rot on beach — no dynamite needed

In the 1970s, Oregonians blew up a beached, rotting whale. Here in Washington, we'll do no such thing.


Hillary Clinton tears into Trump in commencement address

CBS News 96 sources

The 2016 Democratic presidential nominee encouraged students to stand up for "truth and reason" as those ideals come under attack under Trump

South Carolina 'Serial Killer' Todd Kohlhepp Pleads Guilty in 7 Murders

NBC News / News 48 sources

The man described by South Carolina authorities as a serial killer pleaded guilty Friday to the murder of seven people over a 13-year-period. As part of a plea deal, Todd Kohlhepp, 45, is being given seven consecutive life sentences with…


Boehner: Trump's term 'disaster,' aside from foreign affairs

SFGate 48 sources

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former House Speaker John Boehner says that aside from international affairs and foreign policy, President Donald Trump's time in office has so far been a "complete disaster."


Teacher's 'most likely to become a terrorist' award for student draws backlash

Fox News / U.S. 54 sources

A teacher at a Texas school was suspended after she presented a student with "Most likely to become a terrorist" award on Tuesday, the family said.


Trump Blasts German Carmakers’ U.S. Sales, Threatens Barriers

Bloomberg / News 105 sources

German carmakers found themselves at the receiving end of renewed attacks by President Donald Trump, who reportedly chided them for selling too many vehicles in the U.S., contributing to a lopsided German trade surplus that’s hurting the U…

US growth in Jan.-March upgraded to still-slow 1.2 pct. rate

The U.S. economy began 2017 with a whimper — though not quite as weak a whimper as the government had first estimated. The gross domestic product — the broadest gauge … Click to Continue »


'Immense progress' in hunt for bomber's network

Sky News / US News 63 sources

Police say they have "got our hands around" a large part of the network connected to Manchester Arena bombing Salman Abedi.


Jupiter Juno Images Reveal Terrifying Earth-Sized Cyclones

NASA’s Juno spacecraft has revealed that Jupiter’s poles are a spectacular collection of vast Earth-sized cyclones.

Gunmen slaughter Coptic Christians traveling to monastery

New York Post / News 437 sources

CAIRO — Gunmen opened fire on a bus carrying Coptic Christians south of the Egyptian capital on Friday, killing 24 people and wounding 25, officials said. The attack happened while the bus was traveling on the road to the St. Samuel…

Friday, May 26

GOP holds on to win Montana House seat

The Hill 261 sources

Republican Greg Gianforte is projected to win the Thursday special election for Montana's lone House seat despite a shocking altercation with a reporter on Wednesday that led to an assault charge against the future congre...

KUSHNER EYED BY FBI? Trump's son-in-law now under scrutiny in Russia probe, reports say

Fox News 251 sources

Jared Kushner, the son-in-law of President Donald Trump and a senior White House adviser, is under FBI scrutiny as part of the probe into Russian collusion, according to a new report.

Thursday, May 25

ELECTION-EVE DRAMA GOP candidate cited after 'body slamming' reporter

Fox News 537 sources

Montana GOP House candidate Greg Gianforte was cited for misdemeanor assault after an incident with a reporter from The Guardian on Wednesday night, police said.

LASHING OUT AT LEAKS Trump calls US disclosures in UK bombing ‘deeply troubling’

Fox News 544 sources

British Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to confront President Donald Trump Thursday about investigation leaks into the deadly Manchester arena attack that has been blamed on U.S. officials.

Appeals court rules against Trump travel ban

Los Angeles Times 242 sources

A federal appeals court has ruled against President Trump's travel ban, upholding a nationwide injunction barring the administration from enforcing the executive order.

Uninsured ranks still to grow by tens of millions under latest House health-care bill, CBO says

Congressional analysts also project legislation would cut federal deficit by less than previous measure.

Wednesday, May 24

'IMMINENT' ATTACK? UK raises threat level to highest stage of 'critical'

Fox News / World 396 sources

British Prime Minister Theresa May announced Tuesday that the country’s terror threat level has been raised to its highest level based on evidence gathered during the investigation of the deadly attack at a Manchester Ariana Grande concert…

Manchester bombing probe expands with arrests on two continents

Washington Post 902 sources

Troops deploy across London as part of “critical” threat level while the investigation reaches as far as Libya, where officials announced they had disrupted a planned attack by the suspect’s brother.

Donald Trump hails Vatican meeting with Pope Francis as 'an honour'

The Guardian / US 305 sources

Pontiff greets US president in Apostolic Palace midway through Trump’s first overseas trip since he entered White House

Arrests in Manchester, Tripoli as police hunt suicide bomber's network

Reuters 762 sources

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Police made arrests in Manchester and Tripoli on Wednesday as the investigation into a suicide bomber who killed 22 people at a concert venue packed with children focused on tracking down a network of…

Tuesday, May 23

Roger Moore, Actor Known for Playing James Bond, Dies at 89

TIME / World 473 sources

Roger Moore, the actor best known for his stint playing James Bond in the 1970s and 80s, has died. He was 89 years old. In a statement, his family said Moore died after a “short but brave battle with cancer.”

Flynn declines U.S. Senate subpoena in Russia probe

Reuters 297 sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn declined on Monday to comply with a subpoena from the Senate Intelligence Committee as it investigates possible Russian interference in the 2016 U.S.…

Trump budget counts on deep cuts to Medicaid, social programs

Newsday / Nation 189 sources

WASHINGTON -- The White House is set Tuesday to submit to Congress a detailed spending proposal with deep cuts to Medicaid and other social services and hikes in defense funding as part of what President Donald Trump's budget director…

Suicide bomber kills 22, including children, at British concert hall

Reuters 2133 sources

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - A suicide bomber killed at least 22 people and wounded 59 at a packed concert hall in the English city of Manchester in what Prime Minister Theresa May called a sickening act targeting children and young…

Monday, May 22

We have a ‘rare opportunity’ to bring peace to the Middle East: Trump

CNBC 248 sources

President Donald Trump landed in Tel Aviv on Monday, in his first overseas visit since taking office.

Ford names James Hackett CEO to shake up operations

Reuters 370 sources

WASHINGTON/DEARBORN, Mich. (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co on Monday named James Hackett as chief executive officer, responding to investors' unease about the U.S. automaker's stock price and ability to withstand threats from longtime industry…

TRUMP'S RALLYING CRY President calls on Middle Eastern nations to 'stamp out extremism'

Fox News 220 sources

President Trump Sunday in a highly-anticipated speech to Muslim leaders during his first foreign trip called for unity between the U.S. and Middle Eastern nations in the fight to “stamp out extremism.”

Trump says, "I never mentioned the word or name Israel" to Russians

CBS News 98 sources

The president is meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu in Israel and made reference to his revelation of classified information to Russian officials