Willie Brown: So What If I Dated Kamala Harris and Gave Her State Jobs?

Former San Francisco mayor and California State Assembly speaker Willie Brown confirmed Saturday that he had dated Democratic presidential hopeful Kamala Harris and appointed her to two state jobs — and dismissed the fuss. As Breitbart News reported earlier this month, “Kamala Harris’s career received a boost from a patronage job in dubious circumstances.” In particular: In … Continue reading Willie Brown: So What If I Dated Kamala Harris and Gave Her State Jobs?

Watch: SNL Parodies Tucker Carlson, Features Steve Martin as Roger Stone

This weekend’s broadcast of NBC’s “Saturday Night Light” kicked off with a cold open that parodied Fox News Channel’s Tucker Carlson in a sketch that featured Steve Martin as Roger Stone. The sketch also featured Alex Moffat as Carlson, Cecily Strong as Jeanine Pirro and Kate McKinnon as Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross. Martin’s Stone made … Continue reading Watch: SNL Parodies Tucker Carlson, Features Steve Martin as Roger Stone

Survey: One in 20 UK Adults Do Not Believe Holocaust Happened

One in 20 UK adults do not believe the Holocaust took place, a survey reveals, while one in 12 believes the scale has been exaggerated. Almost two-thirds of respondents (64 percent) either could not say how many Jews were murdered or “grossly” under-estimated the number, a survey of more than 2,000 people by the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust … Continue reading Survey: One in 20 UK Adults Do Not Believe Holocaust Happened

EU Moves Against Austria for Changing Benefit Payments for Children Living Abroad

The European Union (EU) has launched infringement proceedings that could lead to sanctions against Austria over a controversial new reform to benefit payments for children living abroad. The European Commission began infringement procedures this week following Austria’s new policy, which will see benefits for children abroad adjusted to the cost of living in the country they reside in, … Continue reading EU Moves Against Austria for Changing Benefit Payments for Children Living Abroad

Malaysia Stripped of 2019 Paralympic Games After Ban on Israeli Competitors

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) on Sunday stripped Malaysia of the right to host the 2019 world para swimming championships after the Muslim-majority country banned Israeli athletes from entry. “All World Championships must be open to all eligible athletes and nations to compete safely and free from discrimination,”  IPC president Andrew Parsons announced in a … Continue reading Malaysia Stripped of 2019 Paralympic Games After Ban on Israeli Competitors

Unpublished Swedish Report Reveals Migrant Costs Far Higher than Govt Claims

A leaked unpublished document from Sweden’s Justice Ministry has revealed that the costs of mass migration are far higher than figures currently expressed by the government. The document comes after the new coalition government agreed to relax the rules for chain migration, or “family reunification”, which will likely lead to a larger influx of migrants than previously … Continue reading Unpublished Swedish Report Reveals Migrant Costs Far Higher than Govt Claims

Egypt Issues Ultimatum to Hamas on Cooperation with Iran

(JNS/Israel Hayom) Israel Hayom has learned that alongside Jerusalem’s decision to postpone the transfer of Qatari funds to Hamas following the escalation on Israel’s border with the Gaza Strip, Egypt has issued the terrorist organization’s political bureau chief Ismail Haniyeh (pictured) an ultimatum. Cairo has made it clear that Haniyeh must decide whether “Hamas takes … Continue reading Egypt Issues Ultimatum to Hamas on Cooperation with Iran

Auschwitz Survivors Pay Homage as World Remembers Holocaust

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Former prisoners of Auschwitz have placed flowers at an execution wall at the former Nazi German death camp on the 74th anniversary of the camp’s liberation and what is now International Holocaust Remembrance Day. The survivors wore striped scarves that recalled their uniforms, some with the red letter “P,” the symbol … Continue reading Auschwitz Survivors Pay Homage as World Remembers Holocaust

Germany Extradites ‘Laserman’ who Murdered Holocaust Survivor to Sweden

(AP) BERLIN — Germany said Friday it had extradited to Sweden John Ausonius, the convicted killer known as the “the laserman” for using a precision-scope rifle to target immigrants. “He was extradited on Thursday,” Frankfurt state prosecutor Nadja Niesen told AFP. Ausonius, a 65-year-old Swedish citizen, has been found guilty of murder in both countries, … Continue reading Germany Extradites ‘Laserman’ who Murdered Holocaust Survivor to Sweden

Curator: Emphasis on Families in History ‘Privileges Heterosexual Lives’

The public programmes curator for the National Trust has said the charity should stop emphasising the importance of families in stately homes as it “privileges heterosexual lives”. Rachael Lennon said that the traditional narratives about historic estates means that “same-sex desire and gender diversity have generally been given little space,” according to The Telegraph. “The past … Continue reading Curator: Emphasis on Families in History ‘Privileges Heterosexual Lives’

Experts, Images Indicate Saudis at Work on a Ballistic Missile Program

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A military base deep inside Saudi Arabia appears to be testing and possibly manufacturing ballistic missiles, experts and satellite images suggest, evidence of the type of weapons program it has long criticized its arch-rival Iran for possessing. Further raising the stakes for any such program are comments by Saudi … Continue reading Experts, Images Indicate Saudis at Work on a Ballistic Missile Program

‘Resisting the Wall’ March: No to ‘Racist’ ‘Symbol of Hate’

Opponents of President Donald Trump’s “racist” border wall on Saturday protested against what they claimed is a “symbol of hate” in El Paso, Texas. A day after Trump agreed to re-open the government for three weeks, the activists reportedly “started at San Jacinto Plaza, stopped at the Santa Fe Bridge, and ended in the neighborhood … Continue reading ‘Resisting the Wall’ March: No to ‘Racist’ ‘Symbol of Hate’

Resistance Gloats After ‘Art of the Cave’: Pelosi ‘Dog Walked’ Trump

Though House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) did not spike the football on Friday after President Donald Trump agreed to re-open the government on her terms, Resistance activists gloated, mocking Trump for the “art of the cave” and declaring that Pelosi “dog walked” Trump. Dan Pfeiffer, former President Barack Obama’s senior White House adviser, mocked Trump … Continue reading Resistance Gloats After ‘Art of the Cave’: Pelosi ‘Dog Walked’ Trump

CNN’s Luis Gutierrez: Trump Acting Like ‘Reckless Child’

After President Donald Trump agreed to re-open the government for three weeks on Friday, CNN contributor Luis Gutierrez ripped Trump for acting like a “reckless child.” The former Congressman and one of CNN’s newest contributors criticized Trump for accepting a temporary deal “with NO FUNDING for his wall, the SAME DEAL he rejected in December.” … Continue reading CNN’s Luis Gutierrez: Trump Acting Like ‘Reckless Child’

MSNBC’s Jason Johnson: ‘Jealous Republicans’ Hate Ocasio-Cortez Because She’s Not on Their Side

MSNBC contributor Jason Johnson thinks “jealous Republicans” hate Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) because she is not on their side. Speaking to host Chris Matthews on Hardball this week, Johnson compared Ocasio-Cortez to former NBA bad boy Dennis Rodman and New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski. “You hate her ‘cause she’s not on your side,” Johnson said. … Continue reading MSNBC’s Jason Johnson: ‘Jealous Republicans’ Hate Ocasio-Cortez Because She’s Not on Their Side

Ocasio-Cortez Cancels Sundance Appearance ‘Due to Complications’ from Shutdown

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) revealed on Saturday, “due to complications” from the government shutdown, that she will not be attending the Sundance premiere of a documentary about her insurgent 2018 campaign. “For almost two years, a mom followed several women as we ran for Congress. I was one of them,” she tweeted the day after … Continue reading Ocasio-Cortez Cancels Sundance Appearance ‘Due to Complications’ from Shutdown

Rashida Tlaib: ‘Impeach the Motherf**ker’ Rant Made Me ‘More Relatable’ to House Dems

Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) believes her call to “impeach the motherf**cker” actually made her more relatable to her House colleagues. Tlaib told the Detroit Free Press on Friday that she is “very raw,” not “polished.” But she said speaking from her heart about wanting to impeach President Donald Trump actually made her “more relatable” to … Continue reading Rashida Tlaib: ‘Impeach the Motherf**ker’ Rant Made Me ‘More Relatable’ to House Dems

Chris Christie on Primarying Trump in 2020: ‘Never Say Never’

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) is refusing to rule out primarying President Donald Trump in 2020. Speaking before the 2019 Desert Town Hall series in Indian Wells, California, this week, Christie said that while he doesn’t envision himself mounting a bid against Trump, he told attendees, “Never say never,” according to KESQ. Christie, who is on … Continue reading Chris Christie on Primarying Trump in 2020: ‘Never Say Never’

Nancy Pelosi, Conspiracy Theorist: ‘What Does Putin Have on Trump?’

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) published a statement and a series of tweets on Friday suggesting that Russian President Vladimir Putin was controlling President Donald Trump through the use of secrets about him. She also alleged “top Trump campaign officials” attempted “to influence the 2016 election and subvert the will of the American people,” … Continue reading Nancy Pelosi, Conspiracy Theorist: ‘What Does Putin Have on Trump?’

Pirro: Mueller’s ‘Gestapo’ Tactics Arresting Roger Stone Intended to ‘Poison the Jury Pool’

Saturday during her “Opening Statement” segment on Fox News Channel’s “Justice,” host Jeanine Pirro hammered Department of Justice special counsel Robert Mueller for his use of heavy-handed tactics in arresting political operative Roger Stone in a pre-dawn raid for what she deemed to be “process crimes.” Pirro questioned the necessity for such a law enforcement … Continue reading Pirro: Mueller’s ‘Gestapo’ Tactics Arresting Roger Stone Intended to ‘Poison the Jury Pool’

Defiant Roger Stone posts picture of Mueller’s ‘nothingburger’ as Trump comes to his defense

Former Trump adviser Roger Stone posted a mock image of FBI Special Counsel Robert Mueller holding a “nothingburger” on Saturday after his arrest for witness tampering, obstruction and false statements — as Trump came to his defence, asking about “so many others” also accused of lying. The post, showing Mueller as a waiter, came a … Continue reading Defiant Roger Stone posts picture of Mueller’s ‘nothingburger’ as Trump comes to his defense

Donald Trump Donates Third Quarter Salary to Alcoholism Research

President Donald Trump donated his third-quarter salary of 2018 to a federal agency that researches alcoholism, the White House confirmed. The president gave $100,000 to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, which, as a part of the U.S. National Institutes of Health, conducts medical research on the causes and prevention of alcohol-related issues. President Trump’s … Continue reading Donald Trump Donates Third Quarter Salary to Alcoholism Research

WATCH: Suspect Points Gun at Officer’s Face, Gets Shot Three Times

Video from the Noble, Oklahoma, police department shows an officer deflect a suspect’s gun, then shoot that suspect in self-defense. The incident occurred December 18, 2018, but body cam footage has just been released. In the video, Sgt. Joshua Lester can be seen walking behind a suspect, telling the suspect to keep his hands out … Continue reading WATCH: Suspect Points Gun at Officer’s Face, Gets Shot Three Times

Donald Trump Slams ‘Fake News’ BuzzFeed, HuffPo After Mass Layoffs

President Donald Trump on Saturday blamed “fake news” and “bad journalism” for the recent mass layoffs at BuzzFeed and the Huffington Post and predicted more journalists will lose their jobs as a result of it. “‘Ax falls quickly at BuzzFeed and Huffpost!’ Headline, New York Post. Fake News and bad journalism have caused a big … Continue reading Donald Trump Slams ‘Fake News’ BuzzFeed, HuffPo After Mass Layoffs

Deutsche Bank to get additional investment from Qatar: Bloomberg

The Deutsche Bank app logo is seen on a smartphone in this picture illustration taken September 15, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration January 27, 2019 FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Deutsche Bank <DBKGn.DE> is in advanced talks on receiving an additional investment from Qatar as the bank seeks to improve its finances, Bloomberg reported on Saturday. Bloomberg, citing unidentified … Continue reading Deutsche Bank to get additional investment from Qatar: Bloomberg

Trump Ally Kelli Ward Takes Over Arizona GOP as Chair in Surprise Upset Against Establishment

In a stunning blow to the establishment wing of the Republican Party, President Donald Trump ally Kelli Ward–a two-time Senate candidate in Arizona–has pulled off a surprise victory by ousting the chairman of the state party and taking over. Ward said in a statement following her surprise win: I am deeply humbled and honored to … Continue reading Trump Ally Kelli Ward Takes Over Arizona GOP as Chair in Surprise Upset Against Establishment

Father Discovers Hospital Denied Him Access to Child’s Medical Records

An Iowa father was shocked after finding out a hospital denied him access to his child’s medical records, prompting him to ask a local news station to investigate. Kevin Christians, of Coralville, told KCRG that he received a letter from the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics telling him that once his daughter turned 12-years-old, … Continue reading Father Discovers Hospital Denied Him Access to Child’s Medical Records