Vanessa Trump, wife of Donald Jr. and mother of their five young children, has filed for divorce. Her lawyer is a New York criminal defense attorney named David Feurelson. Ivana Trump had a very prominent criminal defense attorney, Michael... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Gina Haspel has the kind of background should represent a screaming red siren in any responsible administration. Trump, however, wants her to lead the CIA.
Donald Trump apparently thinks he can remake his battered image through hiring television pundits for important policy positions in his administration. Meanwhile, Stormy Daniels says she can "describe his junk perfectly." What a farce.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Win or lose, the fact that this race is a toss-up should make Republicans nervous.
For the second time in a week, United is in the doghouse for its mishandling of a passenger's beloved canine: This weekend, a family checked its dog when flying from Oregon to Kansas City. When they went to doggie claim in Kansas City to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Did Roger Stone, a longtime Republican operative and informal adviser to Donald Trump, have advanced notice about Wikileaks' anti-Clinton efforts?
Physicist Stephen Hawkings has died. He was 76. A former sheriff's deputy named Michael Hari who put in a bid to build Trump's border wall has been arrested on arson and illegal possession of firearms charges in relation to in a mosque... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Rex Tillerson's ouster may not be the most unusual personnel news out of Trump World today.
Donald Trump has fired Rex Tillerson. CIA Chief Pompeo will replace him. Gina Haspel will be in charge of the CIA. She reportedly ran a secret prison in Thailand in 2002 where terrorism suspects were waterboarded and subjected to other... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
When the Russia question came up during a hearing at the British Parliament last month, Alexander Nix did not hesitate. "We've never worked in Russia," said Nix, head of a data consulting firm that advised the Trump campaign on targeting voters. Show More Summary
If the Trump White House wants to show how "tough" it is toward Russia, the president and his team suddenly have a great opportunity.
This weekend, the U.S. embassy in Turkey was closed due to unspecified threats. Yesterday, Turkey arrested four suspected ISIS members who were plotting an attack on the embassy. The four are Iraqi. Turkey says it got the information from U.S... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
A Tampa Bay mother of four spent five months in jail after a drug field test erroneously tested positive for oxycodone. It took that long for her husband to accumulate the money to post bail. It then took another seven months before the state crime lab showed the field test to be in error. Show More Summary
Much of the country has come to expect very little from this Republican-led Congress, but even cynics may have expected too much from Nunes and his accomplices.
I'm a little late posting this, and I missed the red carpet (but I'll catch up), so here is a running update by CBS, including a recap of Jimmy Kimmel's opening. This is an open thread for all things Oscar related. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Carole Cadwalladr of The Guardian writes about a tech expert who regrets creating a sophisticated persuasion tool that used questionably gathered data from million of social network users on Facebook to manipulate elections: "It's an incredible revelation. Show More Summary
Rep. Adam Schiff talks with Rachel Maddow about the Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee shutting down their Trump Russia investigation with...
Rep. Mike Conaway (R-Texas) said Sunday the House Intelligence Committee was not tasked with investigating collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign, despite the committee issuing a report last week stating it found no evidence of collusion in the 2016 election. Show More Summary
David Corn and Michael Isikoff discuss with Rachel Maddow some of the insights explored in their new book, "Russian Roulette," including how many of the...
On Saturday evening, [Donald] Trump for the first time posted a tweet that specifically mentioned the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III. The president again denounced the inquiry he is conducting as a "witch hunt." The president's...Show More Summary