The Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports: At the request of the mayor, Minneapolis Police Chief Janeé Harteau announced her resignation Friday afternoon in the aftermath of the officer-involved fatal shooting of Justine Damond, a 40-year-old Australian woman. Show More Summary
The Washington Examiner reports: Rep. Maxine Waters zinged Attorney General Jeff Sessions at the expense of White House press secretary Sean Spicer, who resigned Friday. “Congratulations Sean Spicer. You’ve got more guts than Jeff Sessions!”...Show More Summary
RUSSIAGATE. Mueller expands probe to Trump business transactions: “The U.S. special counsel investigating possible ties between the Donald Trump campaign and Russia in last year’s election is examining a broad range of transactions involving...Show More Summary
Last night’s stunning New York Times interview with Donald Trump in which he publicly trashed Attorney General Jeff Sessions and said he wouldn’t have appointed him if he knew Sessions was going to recuse himself from the Russia probe has… Read The post Rachel Maddow Puts Jeff Sessions on ‘Resignation Watch’ After Trump Slam: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
Reuters reports: The Kremlin said on Thursday that U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin did not have “a secret meeting” at the G20 summit earlier this month, but confirmed they did chat informally over dinner. Show More Summary
AL.com reports: The future of Attorney General Jeff Sessions is in doubt in the wake of a bombshell interview in which President Donald Trump said he would not have nominated the former Alabama Senator if he’d know he would recuse himself from the investigation into Russia interference in the 2016 presidential election. Show More Summary
Police reopened investigations to identify the eight remaining unknown victims in 2011.
Donald Trump gave an interview to the New York Times which revealed his thoughts on his suspicious second meeting with Vladimir Putin, special counsel Robert Mueller, James Comey, and Jeff Sessions. The NYT reports: “Jeff Sessions takes...Show More Summary
Foul New Jersey Governor Chris Christie caught a foul ball at Citi Field last night during the Mets game against the St. Louis Cardinals. He promptly got the booing he deserves.… Read The post Chris Christie Catches Foul Ball at Mets Game and is Booed Appropriately: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
The New York Post reports: O.J. Simpson’s parole bid could be derailed — because he was caught masturbating in his cell, according to a new report Wednesday. The lewd behavior is strictly forbidden at Lovelock Correctional Center, where...Show More Summary
The Week reports: President Trump was not subtle during a lunch for Senate Republicans at the White House on Wednesday, pressuring Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.) to fall in line with the GOP’s health-care bill, The Hill reports. “[Heller] wants to remain a senator, doesn’t he?” Trump said, while seated directly beside Heller. Show More Summary
The Washington Examiner reports: The vice chair of President Trump’s voter fraud commission claims “we may never know” if Hillary Clinton won the popular vote. MSNBC host Katy Tur asked Kris Kobach on Wednesday if the commission exists because Trump thinks he would have won the popular vote if it weren’t for voter fraud. Show More Summary
Looks can be -- and will be -- deceiving.
Instagram + studs = Instastuds
ABC News reports: John Heard, known for his memorable roles in the “Home Alone” movies and “The Sopranos,” died on Friday, the Santa Clara County medical examiner’s office confirmed to ABC News. Heard was 71, the medical examiner said. Show More Summary
NBC News reports: President Trump has announced plans to spend 18 days vacationing at his “summer White House” in Bedminster, New Jersey, in August, and while some residents look forward to the commander in chief’s stay, others see days of protests and added inconveniences, including a miles-wide flight restriction on the area. Show More Summary
The gay director's follow-up to "Carol" stars Julianne Moore and Michelle Williams.
This artist is going places.
The Associated Press reports: President Donald Trump’s eldest son and his former campaign chairman won’t testify publicly next week and are instead discussing being privately interviewed by a Senate committee investigating Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election, the panel said. Show More Summary
This is the probably the least cynical thing to ever happen in Times Square.