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What's behind House Intelligence Committee head Nunes' Russia probe comments?

"The View" co-hosts discuss the issue of Nunes presenting the probe information to the White House before the intelligence committee.

Will Vladimir Putin endorse French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen?

yesterdayNews : The Raw Story

At a meeting between far-right leading French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen and Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin Friday, the Russian president embraced her calls for intelligence sharing and pointed to her party’s increased popularity — but stopped short of a formal endorsement of her...

‘We had seven years and we failed’: Republican strategist blasts GOP’s Trumpcare ‘ineptitude’

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Appearing on MSNBC’s AM Joy, a Republican strategist marveled at how the Republican Party managed to flop so horribly at replacing the Affordable Care Act after seven years of planning. Host Reid opened her show with clips of Donald Trump claiming, “We’re going to win so much, you...

House GOP abruptly scraps health care vote

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House Speaker Paul Ryan suddenly pulled the President Trump-backed bill to repeal and replace Obamacare in a last-minute admission he was not able to marshal the required 216 votes Friday afternoon. “We were very close,” Trump said from the Oval Office late Friday afternoon. Show More Summary

Autocratic Silicon Valley leaders won’t save democracy

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This article originally appeared on The Conversation. In late February, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg published an essay that laid out the social network’s vision for the coming years. The 5,700-word document, immediately dubbed a “manifesto,” was his most extensive discussion of...

Defeat of GOP healthcare bill major victory: Sanders

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Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, a vocal critic of President Donald Trump and his policies, said Friday that the decision by House Republican leaders to pull the legislation calling for the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, often referred to as ‘Obamacare,’ was a major victory. “The defeat of the...

House intel head Nunes took mysterious ‘dead of night excursion’ before making Trump surveillance claims

2 days agoNews : The Raw Story

Leaving his aides behind, the chairman on the House Intelligence Committee disappeared the night before he met with President Donald Trump and tipped him off that the intelligence community “incidentally collected” information on Trump transition members. According to The Daily Beast,...

‘In the clutch they choked’: Wall Street Journal scorches Trump and GOP’s health care ‘debacle’

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In a blistering editorial, the Wall Street Journal pointed the finger at the multiple culprits within the Republican Party who “choked” when given a chance to finally replace the Affordable Care Act after seven years of trying to undermine it. With House Speaker Paul Ryan(R-WI) unable...

Iraqi forces pause Mosul push over concern for civilian casualties

MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi government forces paused in their push to recapture western Mosul from Islamic State militants on Saturday because of the high rate of civilian casualties, a security forces spokesman said.

Tillerson to meet NATO on March 31, ending no-show furor

By Robin Emmott and Lesley Wroughton BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet NATO foreign ministers at a rescheduled gathering on March 31, a senior State Department official said on Friday, ending a furor over his earlier decision to skip the event. Show More Summary

New info on London attacker and deadly rampage

New details are emerging about Khalid Masood, the attacker in this week's deadly rampage in London on Westminster Bridge and near the Parliament. A Saudi embassy statement says Masood taught English in Saudi Arabia under a work visa on at least two occasions. Jonathan Vigliotti reports.

Gorsuch likely to side with church over state

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This article originally appeared on The Conversation. Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil M. Gorsuch has a reputation as a judicial conservative in the mold of Antonin Scalia. He has not ruled on several controversial issues such as gun rights, but the conventional wisdom among court watchers is that...

Highlights: The Trump presidency on March 24 at 5:31 p.m. EDT

2 days agoNews : The Lookout

(Reuters) - Highlights of the day for U.S. President Donald Trump's administration on Friday: HEALTHCARE Trump suffers a stunning political setback in a Congress controlled by his own party when Republican leaders pull legislation to overhaul the U.S. Show More Summary

Eric Trump Admits He’ll Be Sharing Business Info With Father, Pres. Donald Trump [Opinion]

President Donald Trump said that when he took office that his children would handle all Trump business material while he ran the country. However, his son Eric Trump may have spilled the beans on how much of a role the president will still have in his company. Show More Summary

Embassy: London Attacker Worked in Saudi Arabia

The man who killed four people outside Britain's Parliament was in Saudi Arabia three times and taught English there, the country's UK embassy says. The embassy says Khalid Masood taught English in Saudi Arabia from November 2005 to November 2006 and again from April 2008 to April 2009. The embassy...

The far right turned this Muslim woman into a ‘monster’ online. That’s despicable.

2 days agoNews : BlogPost

In the hours after Wednesday’s attack on Parliament, a picture began to circulate on social media. It was shot just after terrorist Khalid Masood ran an SUV through a crowd on Westminster Bridge, killing four. The image showed a man on the ground; frantic bystanders look on. The group happened to include a woman in a hijab. […]

Why the Republicans' Bizarre and Failed Efforts to Repeal Obamacare Is a Major Defeat for Trump and the GOP

More than $1 trillion in spending cuts and tax breaks were not enough for House Freedom Caucus. President Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan have stunningly failed their first major legislative test, as a bill to repeal Obamacare and defund Medicaid was pulled from House debate just before voting was to begin. Show More Summary

France's Macron seen winning first round of presidentials, Fillon slips - BVA poll

PARIS (Reuters) - Emmanuel Macron is set to win the first round of the French general election in four weeks time, BVA pollsters said, becoming the latest survey team to put the independent centrist ahead of far-right leader Marine Le Pen for the first time.

Popular Roar Forces House GOP to Withdraw Trumpcare Vote and Kill the Bill

2 days agoNews : Truthdig

By Andrea Germanos / Common Dreams President Donald Trump tells House Speaker Paul Ryan to pull the American Health Care Act after Republicans failed to get the required support for it to pass.

Want to Open the Ultimate Pandora's Box? Bomb North Korea

Robert E Kelly Security, Asia There is a reason Washington never attacks the DPRK when it causes trouble. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson made waves last week when he suggested that military action against North Korea was an option. Show More Summary

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