• Trump to be briefed on Democratic memo

    Trump to be briefed on Democratic memo

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    Partisan attacks undermine the agency and national security, according to Campbell, who said he disagrees with colleagues who advised staying mum until the current controversy passes. "We need to take a deep breath" Hayden said. This is one reason FBI directors traditionally enjoy 10-year terms; it's also why most of Washington was shocked when Trump fired FBI Director James Comey last year, after Comey had confirmed to Congress a continuing FBI investigation into the Trump campaign's ...
  • Immigration Deal's Chances Slip as Trump and Democrats Dig In

    Immigration Deal's Chances Slip as Trump and Democrats Dig In

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    Congress has also been haggling over spending caps for domestic programs and the military as they seek to finalize a budget for the remainder of 2018. The president* is tweeting third-grade insults at a member of Congress, and he's now at war with every federal law-enforcement agency except ICE and the Border Patrol, both of which are running amuck out in the country .
  • Trump Told Military 'I Want A Parade Like The One In France'

    Trump Told Military 'I Want A Parade Like The One In France'

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    Months after Trump's inauguration in early 2017, The Huffington Post reported , citing an email from a Pentagon official, that Trump's Inaugural Committee was "seriously considering adding military vehicles to the Inaugural Parade ". At the invite of French President Emmanuel Macron , Trump and First Lady Melania attended a pompous parade featuring French troops marching down the iconic Champs-Elysees boulevard.
  • Republicans tried to discredit the Russian Federation investigation. Instead they discredited themselves

    Republicans tried to discredit the Russian Federation investigation. Instead they discredited themselves

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    Trump has claimed that the Republican memo , which alleges the FBI abused its surveillance powers during an investigation of his presidential election campaign's possible ties to Russian Federation, completely vindicates him. The White House now has five days to review the Democratic memo and decide whether its release would constitute a threat to national security. The document claims that although the Federal Bureau of Investigation had "clear evidence" that the author of the ...
  • Jordan Peele Says He Will Seriously Consider A Sequel To Get Out

    Jordan Peele Says He Will Seriously Consider A Sequel To Get Out

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    Most modern movies tend to fade from the collective consciousness nearly a full year after their release, but Jordan Peele's Get Out remains as relevant as ever. Having been familiar with him since his days on Mad TV , I'm probably not alone in saying that you often expect certain actors to stay within their own comfort zone.
  • Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Called Out for Mansplaining 'Mankind' to Woman

    Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Called Out for Mansplaining 'Mankind' to Woman

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    The woman, whose religious group has been referred to as a " cult ", asked Trudeau for help in garnering volunteers for religious charitable organizations. " The clip of the interaction has been making the rounds online with critics accusing Mr. Trudeau of "mansplaining" and making up words ". Mr Trudeau politely interrupted the student, saying: "We like to say "peoplekind", not necessarily mankind ".
  • Any immigration plan without border wall 'waste of time'

    Any immigration plan without border wall 'waste of time'

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    The aides were not authorized to speak publicly about the resolution. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders on Tuesday insisted that President Donald Trump was not "advocating" for a shutdown even though he had said that he would "love" one just moments earlier.
  • Kasich opposes release of Nunes memo

    Kasich opposes release of Nunes memo

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    Schiff said his party's memo will "help inform the public of the many distortions and inaccuracies in the majority memo ". The FBI and Justice Department deny they've done anything wrong, and they opposed the public release of the memo .
  • Trump goes for it all on immigration

    Trump goes for it all on immigration

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    District Court Judge William Alsup in California. Trump's September announcement to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program was engineered by anti-immigrant leaders , including Attorney General Jeff Sessions, White House Adviser Stephen Miller and state attorneys general like Texas' Ken Paxton.