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‘Utter idiot’: FBI agents’ anti-Trump text messages released to Congress

Two FBI agents working the Trump-Russia collusion probe exchanged dozens of venomous text messages on politics, including calling then-candidate Donald Trump “a loathsome human,” according to a new DOJ release to Congressional judicial committees. FBI agent Peter Strzok was removed from the bureau’s investigation into alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia in late July 2016, after Special Counsel ...

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Democrat Doug Jones upsets Roy Moore in Alabama Senate race

Published time: 13 Dec, 2017 03:26 Edited time: 13 Dec, 2017 03:50 Democratic candidate Doug Jones will be the new US senator from Alabama after defeating Republican Roy Moore in a special runoff election, according to AP. Jones’ shocking victory will send ripples through Congress, and could impact upcoming races. With 89 percent of precincts reporting, Jones was declared the ...

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GOP-led bills jeopardize public university funds, as private college presidents get richer

The PROSPER Act is one of the Republican-led bills that eliminates some federal student aid programs for lower-income undergraduates. Meanwhile, a new study finds 58 private college presidents raked in at least $ 1 million each in annual salary in 2015. Republicans in the House recently revealed a new bill titled the Promoting Real Opportunity, Success and Prosperity through Education ...

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‘Sexist smear’: Trump’s war of words with senator sparks allegations of sexism from Democrats

Published time: 12 Dec, 2017 21:43 A war of words between US President Donald Trump and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-New York) has left top Democrats leveling allegations of sexism against the president. The spat was sparked after Gillibrand joined a handful Democrat senators and Bernie Sanders in calling for Trump to resign over allegations of sexual assault. “President Trump has ...

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US ready ‘anytime’ for direct N. Korea talks – Tillerson

Published time: 12 Dec, 2017 21:48 Edited time: 12 Dec, 2017 21:54 US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has said all that stands between direct diplomacy with North Korea is their willingness “to come to the table” with a desire to “make a different choice.” Tillerson was speaking in Washington, DC to the Atlantic Council during an event called Reimagining ...

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‘US govt equates American people to enemy when it hides troops’ whereabouts’ – Ron Paul

Published time: 12 Dec, 2017 20:32 Edited time: 12 Dec, 2017 20:58 The Pentagon listing the location of some 44,000 military personnel as “unknown,” while citing secrecy reasons to protect them from the “enemy,” effectively means that the US public falls into that category, former US Congressman Ron Paul told RT. Lack of accountability on the whereabouts of the US ...

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Trump supporters call 5yo girl a terrorist & verbally attack women (VIDEOS)

A five-year-old girl was called a terrorist by Trump supporters in Los Angeles on Sunday. The expletive-laden altercation was filmed by the girl’s cousin and has been watched online more than 3.7 million times. Three Trump supporters are seen having a confrontation with a Palestinian-American woman, a teenage boy and the five-year-old on a street, in a video shared by ...

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Officials deny permits for commemorating violent Charlottesville rally

Published time: 12 Dec, 2017 17:38 The city of Charlottesville has denied permits for white nationalist and left-wing groups seeking to commemorate the Unite the Right rally in which white nationalists faced off with counter-protesters before a fatal vehicle attack. In an email obtained by the Daily Progress, city spokeswoman Miriam Dickler said the authorities are refusing five different applications ...

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