‘New Age Queer’ Miley Cyrus Making Gender Irrelevant in a Hetero Relationship with Liam Hemsworth

Pop singer Miley Cyrus claims she is a “new age” queer who is “redefining” relationships and making gender “irrelevant” with her hetero marriage to actor Liam Hemsworth. In an interview with Vanity Fair, Miley Cyrus delivered what may seem to be a contradictory assessment of her marriage to Hemsworth. “We’re redefining, to be fucking frank, … Continue reading ‘New Age Queer’ Miley Cyrus Making Gender Irrelevant in a Hetero Relationship with Liam Hemsworth

Kamala Harris: Larger Truth of Rising Hate Crime in Jussie Smollett Hoax

Democratic presidential contender Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) says that the fact that Hollywood actor Jussie Smollet’s “hate crime” story turned out to be a hoax should not distract from the larger truth of rising hate crimes. When Smollett first reported January 29 that he had been attacked by two white men who had shouted racist … Continue reading Kamala Harris: Larger Truth of Rising Hate Crime in Jussie Smollett Hoax

Patrick Shanahan Calls Sen. Graham an ‘Ally’ Despite Bad Munich Meeting

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan called Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) an “ally” on Thursday, after a contentious exchange between the two last weekend at the Munich Security Conference over Syria policy. “I always think of Sen. Graham as an ally and we have shared interests. He is a problem solver and I am very confident … Continue reading Patrick Shanahan Calls Sen. Graham an ‘Ally’ Despite Bad Munich Meeting

Judge Denies AG Becerra’s Request to Block Planned Parenthood Baby Parts Videos During Hearing

A San Francisco Superior Court judge has denied the requests of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra and his abortion allies to block Planned Parenthood videos from public viewing in the courtroom during the upcoming hearing of video journalist Sandra Merritt. Merritt worked with co-defendant David Daleiden of the Center for Medical Progress (CMP) to expose … Continue reading Judge Denies AG Becerra’s Request to Block Planned Parenthood Baby Parts Videos During Hearing

Family Matters Could Be Pivotal in Biden’s Decision on Presidential Run

Former Vice President Joe Biden is ahead in most polls in the crowded field of Democrat presidential hopefuls, and many pundits claim he may be in the best position to deliver President Donald Trump a one-term legacy.  But in an NBC News analysis on what Biden is weighing ahead of what would be his last shot … Continue reading Family Matters Could Be Pivotal in Biden’s Decision on Presidential Run

McCabe: FBI Was ‘Overconfident’ with Comey Presser on Hillary’s Emails – Our Actions Impacted the Election

On Thursday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The Beat,” former FBI Acting Director Andrew McCabe stated that the FBI was “overconfident” in its decision to have then-FBI Director James Comey hold his press conference on Hillary Clinton’s emails and that the FBI’s actions around the Clinton email investigation “had an impact on the election.” McCabe said, “There … Continue reading McCabe: FBI Was ‘Overconfident’ with Comey Presser on Hillary’s Emails – Our Actions Impacted the Election

North Carolina Poll: Donald Trump Trounces Democrats in 2020

A new survey of North Carolina voters shows President Donald Trump is particularly popular in the state, beating out every Democrat he was polled against in head-to-head match-ups in the 2020 presidential election–a strong sign for the president as he wades deeper into 2019 with a re-election campaign looming next year. NORTH CAROLINA2020 GE:Trump 43% … Continue reading North Carolina Poll: Donald Trump Trounces Democrats in 2020

Maxine Waters on Jussie Smollett: ‘I Would Be Disappointed’ if It’s a Hoax

Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) said Thursday that she couldn’t yet “make sense” of Empire actor Jussie Smollett being arrested for filing a false police report about being attacked by Trump supporters in Chicago. “I don’t think we can, at this point, make sense of it,” Maxine Waters told Variety. “There are still some questions that … Continue reading Maxine Waters on Jussie Smollett: ‘I Would Be Disappointed’ if It’s a Hoax

State Board of Elections Orders New Election in North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District

The North Carolina State Board of Elections (NCSBE) unanimously ordered a new election in the controversial race in the state’s 9th Congressional District on Thursday. The decision came after four days of dramatic testimony in the NCSBE’s investigation into allegations of absentee ballot irregularities in Bladen County. On election day, the boards of election in … Continue reading State Board of Elections Orders New Election in North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District

Trump: We Could Ease North Korea Sanctions if ‘Meaningful’ Denuclearization Moves Made

President Donald Trump suggested in remarks to the press on Wednesday that North Korea could one day convince the United States to drop sanctions on the communist regime there, but only when Kim Jong-un offers “something that’s meaningful” as a concession. Trump has repeatedly stated that America would not support lifting sanctions – placed on … Continue reading Trump: We Could Ease North Korea Sanctions if ‘Meaningful’ Denuclearization Moves Made

Report: Beijing Runs Unannounced South China Sea Military Drills

The Chinese military this week concluded a month of unannounced exercises in the South China Sea and the Pacific aimed at testing its “wartime command system” and enhancing its missile defenses, the South China Morning Post (SCMP) revealed on Thursday. “Military observers said the exercises indicated the People’s Liberation Army [PLA] wanted to put its … Continue reading Report: Beijing Runs Unannounced South China Sea Military Drills

Report: Largest Islamic State Mass Grave Yet Found in Syria with at Least 3,500 Bodies

Syrian first responders discovered the largest Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) mass grave so far, holding at least 3,500 bodies and located outside Syria’s city of Raqqa, once the de facto capital of the terrorist group’s nearly completely fallen self-declared caliphate, a local forensic assistant revealed on Thursday. “These are individual graves, but behind us, by the … Continue reading Report: Largest Islamic State Mass Grave Yet Found in Syria with at Least 3,500 Bodies

Warren: When Dems in Majority We Should Nuke Legislative Filibuster

This week on “Pod Save America,” Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) said if Democrats regain the majority in the Senate, they should not keep the legislative filibuster and move major legislation through on a simple majority vote. Host Tommy Vietor asked Warren, “Are Democrats, when we get power back, are we going to fight fire with fire … Continue reading Warren: When Dems in Majority We Should Nuke Legislative Filibuster

Report: Daughter of North Korean Ambassador to Italy Abducted, Returned to Pyongyang

A diplomatic crisis between Italy and North Korea is brewing over the alleged abduction of the 17-year-old daughter of Jo Song Gil, who until November was North Korea’s ambassador to Rome. Jo and his wife fled the embassy in November shortly before he was due to be recalled to Pyongyang, raising suspicions he defected from … Continue reading Report: Daughter of North Korean Ambassador to Italy Abducted, Returned to Pyongyang

Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan Calls Michael Cohen’s Testimony a ‘Charade’

Ohio representative Jim Jordan lambasted Democrats for “promoting an admitted liar,” Michael Cohen, in an attempt to jump-start impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump. “Giving a platform to Mr. Cohen is beneath the dignity of the Congress, and I am saddened that Democrats have sunk so low as to promote an admitted liar just to … Continue reading Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan Calls Michael Cohen’s Testimony a ‘Charade’

Michael Jackson Estate Sues HBO over Documentary: ‘Genius and Eccentricity Are Not Crimes’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The estate of Michael Jackson on Thursday sued HBO over a documentary about two men who accuse the late pop superstar of molesting them when they were boys, saying the film violates a 1992 contract to air a Jackson concert. The lawsuit filed in Los Angeles Superior Court alleges that by … Continue reading Michael Jackson Estate Sues HBO over Documentary: ‘Genius and Eccentricity Are Not Crimes’

Cook County D.A.: Jussie Smollett Planned to Use Gasoline in ‘Attack,’ Led Police to Believe Attackers Were White

During a press conference Thursday, Cook County Assistant District Attorney Ressa Lanier described in detail how Empire actor Jussie Smollett planned an attack on himself and how he tried to mislead police. Among the most shocking details, Lanier described how Jussie Smollett originally planned to use gasoline in the “attack” against himself, instead of bleach, and how … Continue reading Cook County D.A.: Jussie Smollett Planned to Use Gasoline in ‘Attack,’ Led Police to Believe Attackers Were White

NewsGuard Rates Lara Logan Podcast Transcript ‘Real News’ on Some Sites, ‘Fake News’ on Others

NewsGuard, the browser plug-in that purports to separate real news from fake news and which, unlike most plug-ins, is included in Microsoft’s mobile Edge browser by default only requiring user activation, rated the exact same story about mainstream media journalist Lara Logan encouraging people to read news outlets from across the spectrum as fake on … Continue reading NewsGuard Rates Lara Logan Podcast Transcript ‘Real News’ on Some Sites, ‘Fake News’ on Others

TNT Pulls Jussie Smollett ‘Drop the Mic’ Episode After Arrest

Cable network TNT pulled an upcoming Drop the Mic episode featuring Jussie Smollett the same day the Empire actor was arrested by Chicago Police for allegedly orchestrating a fake hate crime. The episode, which was set to air February 6 but was rescheduled to March 6 after the purported attack was first reported, featured Smollett … Continue reading TNT Pulls Jussie Smollett ‘Drop the Mic’ Episode After Arrest

Judge Expands Gag Order on Roger Stone: No Further Public Statements on Case

A federal judge on Thursday issued a gag order on longtime political operative Roger Stone, ordering the Trump ally to refrain from making further public statements regarding his case. NOW: The judge is prohibiting Roger Stone from making any public statements about his case, the investigation, or any participants in the investigation. “Period.” He will … Continue reading Judge Expands Gag Order on Roger Stone: No Further Public Statements on Case

IRS Analyst Charged for Leaking Michael Cohen’s Bank Records

An Internal Revenue Service (IRS) analyst was charged Thursday for disclosing confidential information regarding the bank records of longtime Trump lawyer Michael Cohen. The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of California charged John Fry with leaking a suspicious activity report (SAR), which financial institutions file upon spotting red flags associated with a transaction. … Continue reading IRS Analyst Charged for Leaking Michael Cohen’s Bank Records

Judge: Plea Deal in Jeffrey Epstein Sex Trafficking Case Was Illegal

A U.S. District judge on Thursday ruled that federal prosecutors illegally signed a plea agreement with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein and hid it from his more than two dozen underage victims. “Epstein used paid employees to find and bring minor girls to him.,’’ wrote U.S. District Judge Kenneth A. Marra of Palm Beach County. “Epstein worked in … Continue reading Judge: Plea Deal in Jeffrey Epstein Sex Trafficking Case Was Illegal