After Trump tweet, UK spy agency says claim it spied on Trump is 'utterly ridiculous'

Trump on Wednesday tweeted that a former CIA analyst, Larry Johnson, had accused Britain of spying on the Trump campaign. A GCHQ spokesman said: “The allegations that GCHQ was asked to conduct ‘wire tapping’ against the then President Elect are nonsense.” Britain’s main eavesdropping agency on Wednesday said allegations that it had been asked by… Continue reading After Trump tweet, UK spy agency says claim it spied on Trump is 'utterly ridiculous'

Congresswoman criticizes Saudi ruler: He ‘tortures & executes children’

Rep. Rashida Tlaib vociferously attacked Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman on Tuesday night, calling him out for torturing and executing children. Tlaib, D-Mich., was responding to a news story about the execution of Mujtaba al-Sweikat, who was slated to attend Western Michigan University. He was arrested for taking part in pro-Democracy rallies as a… Continue reading Congresswoman criticizes Saudi ruler: He ‘tortures & executes children’

My mom died trying to preserve the legacy of her son. Keeping kids out of solitary will preserve hers.

Over the past few years, the country has heard the harrowing story of my brother Kalief Browder, a 16 year-old who was jailed at Rikers Island for three years for allegedly stealing a backpack. However, what the country doesn’t really know is the impact my brother’s detention and death had on my family, especially my mother, Venida… Continue reading My mom died trying to preserve the legacy of her son. Keeping kids out of solitary will preserve hers.

Kim Jong Un Looks to Putin for Help Dealing With Trump Whiplash

Kim Jong Un, like Vladimir Putin, has enjoyed flourishes of bonhomie with Donald Trump only to see the relationship fray over sanctions. Now, the North Korean leader is turning to the Russian president for help. Kim left Pyongyang by train Wednesday, North Korea’s state media reported. He is slated to meet Putin Thursday in Vladivostok… Continue reading Kim Jong Un Looks to Putin for Help Dealing With Trump Whiplash

Ann Widdecombe leaves Tories and defects to Nigel Farage’s Brexit Party

Conservative Party stalwart Ann Widdecombe has sensationally quit – to rejoin frontline politics with the Brexit Party. The 71-year-old has been a staunch Tory for 55 years – serving as Shadow Health and Home secretary. But now she has joined Nigel Farage's fledgling party on a mandate to hurry up and get Britain out of… Continue reading Ann Widdecombe leaves Tories and defects to Nigel Farage’s Brexit Party

Kamala Harris calls for third gender option on federal IDs

2020 presidential candidate Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA): What to know Senator Kamala Harris announced her bid for the White House on Monday, January 21, Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Here’s what you need to know about her and her positions on major issues. HANOVER, N.H. – Presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris says she supports putting a… Continue reading Kamala Harris calls for third gender option on federal IDs

2020 candidates pushing pot legalization on campaign trail

2020 Democrats embrace decriminalization of marijuana A recent Quinnipiac University poll found 60 percent of voters favor legalizing marijuana; senior correspondent Alicia Acuna reports from Denver. The record number of 2020 Democratic contenders for U.S. president may be divided on a host of issues, but on marijuana legalization, most find themselves on the same page.… Continue reading 2020 candidates pushing pot legalization on campaign trail

White House Orders Official Not To Comply With House Security Clearance Probe

The White House has reportedly instructed Carl Kline, the main official involved in the White House’s security clearance controversy, not to comply with a subpoena issued by the House Oversight Committee earlier this month. According to a set of letters obtained by CNN and Fox News on Tuesday, President Donald Trump’s deputy counsel Michael Purpura… Continue reading White House Orders Official Not To Comply With House Security Clearance Probe

Clinton says Mueller report just the beginning, stops short of calling for impeachment

NEW YORK — Hillary Clinton says special counsel Robert Mueller’s report is only the beginning of a reckoning on election meddling, not the end. The former Democratic presidential candidate stopped short of calling for immediate impeachment proceedings. She says Congress should instead determine through a serious analysis whether U.S. President Donald Trump committed high crimes… Continue reading Clinton says Mueller report just the beginning, stops short of calling for impeachment

Biden to announce he’s entering the 2020 race Thursday

ABC News has confirmed that Joe Biden will announce he’s entering the 2020 race Thursday morning in a video. The move will mark Biden’s third run for the presidency and he enters the crowded Democratic field in the top spot in several polls. Biden brings a long career in public service to his presidential bid,… Continue reading Biden to announce he’s entering the 2020 race Thursday

Only The Female Candidates Were Asked About Sexism At CNN’s Presidential Town Hall

Only the female presidential candidates were asked questions about sexism in CNN’s marathon town hall event Monday night, offering an inadvertently revealing case study in the subtle ways gender bias infects political campaigning.  The network held back-to-back question-and-answer sessions with five of the 2020 Democratic contenders: Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.); South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete… Continue reading Only The Female Candidates Were Asked About Sexism At CNN’s Presidential Town Hall

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh says he was a victim of sexual abuse as a child

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh has published a memoir in which he outlines allegations that he was sexually abused by a taekwondo coach when he was 10 years old. In his book, Love & Courage: My Story of Family, Resilience and Overcoming the Unexpected, Singh said the abuse occurred while he was growing up in Windsor,… Continue reading NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh says he was a victim of sexual abuse as a child

Benjamin Netanyahu wants a new Golan Heights community named for Donald Trump

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he pushing for a “new community” on the disputed Golan Heights to be named after President Trump. Trump announced in a March 25 presidential proclamation that the United States recognized Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, a dramatic change in policy that helped Netanyahu win reelection this month. Israeli… Continue reading Benjamin Netanyahu wants a new Golan Heights community named for Donald Trump

Trish Regan: The left is trying to make our country ungovernable

Trish Regan: The left is embarrassing our country FBN’s Trish Regan and former Trump 2016 senior advisor Jack Kingston discuss the fallout from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report and how Democrats are pushing for the president’s financial records. Tonight the Democrats are moving the goal posts again, demanding virtually all of President Trump’s financial… Continue reading Trish Regan: The left is trying to make our country ungovernable

Why the Mueller team decided not to make a prosecutorial judgement against Trump

Should Democrats push for impeachment? Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano and CATO Constitutional Studies Director Ilya Shapiro on the redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report and whether Democrats should push to impeach President Trump. Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s uncertainty over whether President Trump could be charged with obstruction is why… Continue reading Why the Mueller team decided not to make a prosecutorial judgement against Trump

Donald Trump makes ’embarrassing’ royal blunder in UK State Visit announcement

The US President has announced he will be making a three-day State Visit to the UK in June.   Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will be in the country from June 3-5, when they are expected to attend a grand military spectacle in commemoration of D-Day. Buckingham Palace and the White House both… Continue reading Donald Trump makes ’embarrassing’ royal blunder in UK State Visit announcement

White House tells ex-security official Carl Kline to defy House subpoena

Civil servant Carl Kline now the target of Democratic investigation Carl Kline’s attorney Robert Driscoll weighs in on his client being subpoenaed by the House Oversight Committee on ‘The Ingraham Angle.’ The White House this week directed former personnel security director Carl Kline to defy a subpoena issued by the House Oversight Committee as part… Continue reading White House tells ex-security official Carl Kline to defy House subpoena

Tucker Carlson: Our leaders ignore Christian persecution because they believe Christians are the problem

Tucker: Left struggles to say the word ‘Christians’ following Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka Their euphemisms aren’t accidental: They believe Christians are the problem. The holiest day of the Christian calendar turned to tragedy on Sunday in Sri Lanka. In a series of coordinated attacks, suicide bombers struck three Catholic Churches, as well as… Continue reading Tucker Carlson: Our leaders ignore Christian persecution because they believe Christians are the problem

New York Times says white maleness may be a 2020 albatross

Howard Kurtz: Democratic diversity is great, but how much do race and sex matter? ‘MediaBuzz’ host Howard Kurtz weighs in on how race and gender are playing a big role among potential 2020 Democratic candidates. I begin this column at a distinct disadvantage. I am, yes, a white male. So for me to examine the… Continue reading New York Times says white maleness may be a 2020 albatross

Local Tory associations and senior MPs plot rule change to end May’s leadership

MPs are returning to Westminster after an 11-day Easter break with Brexit still deadlocked and Theresa May facing a double threat to her leadership. Senior government ministers are resuming their talks with leading Labour figures in a bid to reach a deal, but the two sides remain a long way from a breakthrough. And the… Continue reading Local Tory associations and senior MPs plot rule change to end May’s leadership

McConnell vows to be 'grim reaper' of socialist Dem proposals

McConnell: Full socialism on display from 2020 Democrats Majority leader Sen. Mitch McConnell denounces Democrats’ Medicare-for-all plan, Green New Deal on ‘Special Report.’ Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, known for years by the hardboiled moniker "Cocaine Mitch," told community leaders in his hometown Kentucky on Monday that he wants a new nickname to reflect what he… Continue reading McConnell vows to be 'grim reaper' of socialist Dem proposals

FBI Received Reports Militia Leader Talked Of Assassin Training Targeting Obama, Soros

FBI agents received reports in 2017 that the leader of a right-wing militia that has been detaining immigrants in New Mexico had said then that his group was “training” to kill former President Barack Obama, former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and billionaire George Soros, according to an FBI affidavit. The affidavit was part of the… Continue reading FBI Received Reports Militia Leader Talked Of Assassin Training Targeting Obama, Soros

After Mueller report, House panel subpoenas former Trump White House Counsel Don McGahn

WASHINGTON — The House Judiciary Committee issued a subpoena Monday to President Donald Trump’s former White House counsel, Don McGahn, seeking testimony about the president’s efforts to thwart the special counsel investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. The subpoena, issued by House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., follows revelations that McGahn had cooperated… Continue reading After Mueller report, House panel subpoenas former Trump White House Counsel Don McGahn

Chris Stirewalt: Impeachment talk puts Democrats in uncomfortable position

Chris Stirewalt: Impeachment talk puts Democrats in an uncomfortable position Democrats debate impeachment proceedings after the Mueller report. Fox News politics editor Chris Stirewalt offers insight. After House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Monday she does not support impeachment, Fox News Political Editor Chris Stirewalt stressed that her position was appropriate, given that discussion of impeachment puts Democrats in… Continue reading Chris Stirewalt: Impeachment talk puts Democrats in uncomfortable position