Marine Le Pen slips behind Emmanuel Macron in French election race

The US president said that he believed the attack would be a boost for the far-right leader because she's the candidate who is "strongest on borders, and she's the strongest on what's been going on in France". Le Pen once again denounced Islamist... More..

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by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

UC Berkeley headed for showdown with right-wing commentator

University Chancellor Nicholas Dirks said yesterday that given Coulter's insistence on giving her talk despite security threats, a new venue was sought. "They can't stop me". The cancellation also came days a...More..

Arkansas executes inmate after U.S. Supreme Court gives go-ahead
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Arkansas executes inmate after U.S. Supreme Court gives go-ahead

Arkansas, which hadn't executed anyone since 2005, is among states that have had difficulty acquiring the drugs it needs for lethal injections. Lee was unresponsive during consciousness checks, according to Uni...More..

The New York Times fumbles photo comparison of Patriots White House visits
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

The New York Times fumbles photo comparison of Patriots White House visits

The same personnel stood on the steps behind team players and Obama in 2015. The Times on Wednesday used an Associated Press photo of the Patriots standing behind Obama on the south side of the White Hou...More..

Chuck Grassley Drops a Hint About Potential Supreme Court Shakeup
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Chuck Grassley Drops a Hint About Potential Supreme Court Shakeup

Sen. "I would expect a resignation this summer", Grassley said during a Q&A session with the newspaper. In his first week on the court hearing oral arguments, Gorsuch has kept his nerves in check and received...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Ann Coulter is not letting Berkeley off easy for calling off speech

Yesterday, as we reported here, the university reversed its decision to cancel and/or postpone to the fall a planned speaking engagement by Coulter on April 27, offering instead to host the event during the aft...More..

Agency says deported man had no special status
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Agency says deported man had no special status

Rep. Steve King is toasting the deportation of a man whose attorneys say is the first known person who qualifies for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program to be removed from the country by Presid...More..

'Mother of all marches' turns deadly in Venezuela, as Maduro arms militia
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

'Mother of all marches' turns deadly in Venezuela, as Maduro arms militia

Tintori's shirt bears a likeness of her husband, jailed opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez. Venezuela is in crisis, and while there is no simple solution to Venezuela's woes, the opposition argues it can fix th...More..

Paris shooting will 'probably help' far-right candidate Le Pen
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Paris shooting will 'probably help' far-right candidate Le Pen

Marine Le Pen is also up against far-left candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon, who also has indicated a willingness to leave the European Union, as well as North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, the I.M.F., and ...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Bernie Sanders Defends Campaigning For Anti-Abortion Rights Democrat

The packed rally Tuesday night was just the second that Sanders and Perez have scheduled together this week in battleground and red states across the country, including Texas, Nevada, Nebraska and Utah. On Tues...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Police searching for missing .357 used in Fresno shootings

Then, Muhammad shot a white man standing on the sidewalk, then stood over him and shot him two more times as he laid on the ground - that was 37-year-old Mark Gassett, a father of two. While working at a Motel ...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

New York's mayor blasts Sessions' 'soft on crime' statement

Dan Donovan (R) on Friday defended the New York Police Department following a statement from the Justice Department calling the city "soft on crime", saying "the courageous men and women of the NYPD. The Depart...More..

Thousands hit by power outage in San Francisco
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Thousands hit by power outage in San Francisco

Cable cars, electric buses, and BART are down, or operating sporadically, and the streets are jammed as traffic lights are out at intersections. Equipment failure at a utility station and a subsequent fire pu...More..

Bill O'Reilly to receive one year pay
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Bill O'Reilly to receive one year pay

And he wasn't talking about their salary. They are going to see it as Bill O'Reilly got the raw end of the deal here and they are still going to be behind him because that's what Bill O'Reilly is saying . Some...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Jon Ossoff: Hero to Zero

Trump, who used a robocall and his Twitter account in the contest's closing days to push Republicans to the polls, taunted Democrats on Wednesday morning, casting the upcoming final contest as "Hollywood vs. Tr...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Williams the OT hero as Caps beat Leafs in Game 5

In the 1st period he hunted down Morgan Rielly , who suffered a bloodied lip from the hit, before turning around and racing down the rink to give his team a 3-1 lead. "We believe we still have a chance to wi...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Sanders, Perez clash on opening leg of 'unity' tour

MSNBC host Chris Hayes asked Sanders on Tuesday. After playing the clip, CNN host John King noted how uncomfortable Perez looked as Sanders spoke . Perez praised Sanders' ability to energize voters, and Sa...More..

by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

The political world waits on Georgia race, Ossoff

In this special election to fill the seat vacated by Tom Price, now the HHS Secretary, 50% or more was needed to win. Special elections will hold particular importance for Democrats this year, as Republicans ...More..

Virginia inmates bloodied in failed, 'amateur' escape attempt caught on video
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Virginia inmates bloodied in failed, 'amateur' escape attempt caught on video

The facility is located in New Kent. Musselman and Arthur accessed an outdoor area of the facility using medicine pickup passes, but their path out of the jail was block by three razor wire fences. The two pr...More..

Criminal complaint sheds light on actions of Tennessee teacher, teenager
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Criminal complaint sheds light on actions of Tennessee teacher, teenager

The 15-year-old girl he'd run away with was on a plane back home to her father in Tennessee. He had just been suspended from teaching and police were zeroing in on him, questioning his relationship with the g...More..