Trump’s anti-Muslim retweets prompt backlash in Washington: ‘The president is racist’

Deputy DNC chair Keith Ellison, Lindsay Graham and Arizona senator Jeff Flake condemn Trumps tweeting of anti-Muslim videos posted by far-right group A top Democrat condemned Donald Trump as a racist hours after the president a British far-right group. The president is racist. Theres no doubt about that in my

Trump’s consumer agency pick serves doughnuts and plea to ‘disregard’ acting head

Amid a political and legal battle over a bureau with two directors, interim director Leandra English and Trump-backed Mick Mulvaney sent rival emails to staff A day after the official that Donald Trump wants Elizabeth Warren, then a Harvard professor, now a Massachusetts senator and in many eyes a potential

Sen. Chris Coons calls for hearing into possible Trump interference with US attorneys

(CNN)Democratic Sen. Chris Coons is calling for a hearing into possible presidential interference with US attorneys’ offices after reports last month that President Donald Trump personally interviewed candidates for positions with oversight in districts sensitive to his business dealings. Coons questions the “sudden nature” of the resignation, and a reported

Schumer and Pelosi ditch Trump meeting

(CNN)Democratic leaders announced Tuesday that they would not attend a previously scheduled meeting with President Donald Trump after the President tweeted Tuesday morning that the meeting likely wouldn’t result in a deal about funding the government. The tweet appeared to irritate Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York and

Bitcoin hits a record high of $10,000

Image: SPF/Shutterstock It seems unreal, but it’s true: The price of digital cryptocurrency Bitcoin has just hit $10,000.  The all-time-high milestone comes after a period of ultra-fast growth, in which the price of Bitcoin rose from about $3,000 to $10,000 in less than three months. And on Jan. 1, 2017,

Don Lemon Unloads On Trump Over RacistInsults In Epic New Takedown

During a White House event honoring Native American WWII veterans on Monday, Trump called Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) “Pocahontas.” As Lemon pointed out, Trump has used the slur repeatedly despite Native Americans asking him to stop… and that’s not the only group he’s insulted. “This aspect of Donald Trump isn’t

Woman sleeping at symphony is scared awake by sudden change in music

There’s nothing like waking up from a nice, relaxing sleep with a scream that could break glass.  The North State Symphony was performing Stravinksy’s “Firebird” at the Cascade Theatre in Redding, California, earlier this month when a startled woman in the audience stole the show from the musicians. A sudden

Christian Leader: I Really Genuinely Do Not Understand Trump Voters

The Most Rev. Justin Welby, the archbishop Of Canterbury, was asked by ITV’s Robert Peston on Sunday if he understands why fundamentalist Christians in the United States are so supportive of Trump.  White evangelical Christians have been key part of Trump’s base, with 81 percent of them voting for him

James O’Keefe’s Washington Post ‘sting’ operation just exposes good journalism

Here's James O'Keefe, who played himself.Image: Getty Images Project Veritas, you just played yourself.  The group, founded by conservative “guerrilla journalist” James O’Keefe, tried to expose the Washington Post but ended up looking pretty dumb in the end.  It all started when a woman approached the Post with a story.

Prince Harry ‘thrilled’ after announcing he is to marry Meghan Markle

Couple appear in public for first time since announcing their engagement and give 20-minute television interview Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are to marry in the spring after announcing their engagement and admitting they were totally unprepared for the media storm that surrounded the first months of their relationship. The

Bill Kristol: Republicans Can Still Save Themselves From Trumps Poison

WHAT IS HAPPENING? The questionframed in uppercase urgency on Bill Kristols Twitter feedis redolent of the sheer, shrieking panic of the teenage girl in the 1982 horror movie Poltergeist as she witnesses her home being invaded by demonic spirits. The 64-year-old Kristollongtime Republican theorist and operative, founding editor of The