Give ‘Em a Break: Fed Tells Banks to Help Workers Hit by Shutdown

Workers locked out of their jobs by the ongoing federal shutdown may find their banks are willing to help out on things like loans, credit cards, and bank overdrafts. The Federal Reserve and other government regulators on Friday issued guidance to banks and other lenders encouraging them to offer relief to customers affected by the partial … Continue reading Give ‘Em a Break: Fed Tells Banks to Help Workers Hit by Shutdown

Russia: U.S. Engaged in ‘Shameless, Open Attack on Venezuelan Sovereignty’

Russia’s Foreign Ministry accused the United States of engaging in “shameless” attempts to violate Venezuela’s sovereignty in remarks following the illegitimate inauguration of dictator Nicolás Maduro on Friday. Since taking office in 2017, the Trump administration has led the way in its efforts to weaken and oust Maduro’s regime, principally through the imposition of sanctions. Moscow has … Continue reading Russia: U.S. Engaged in ‘Shameless, Open Attack on Venezuelan Sovereignty’

Actor Bradley Whitford: Shutdown Is ‘Manufactured, Insane,’ Trump Is ‘Nuts’

Friday on ABC’s “The View,” actor Bradley Whitford said President Donald Trump is “nuts.” When asked about the government shutdown over the border wall, Whitford said, “It’s a completely manufactured, insane moment that we’re in. This pin I wear is Jamie Gutenberg who was slaughtered in her school in Florida. Between 30,000 and 40,000 people … Continue reading Actor Bradley Whitford: Shutdown Is ‘Manufactured, Insane,’ Trump Is ‘Nuts’

Rumors of Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Imminent Retirement Are Everywhere

Ruth Bader Ginburg’s poor health and absence from this week’s Supreme Court argument have generated direct and indirect speculation about the 85-year-old’s imminent retirement. Sebastian Gorka, a former assistant to President Trump (and Breitbart News staffer), reports, “Two sources tell me RBG has left DC and is getting ready to announce her departure from the … Continue reading Rumors of Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Imminent Retirement Are Everywhere

Politico Spreads Rumors on Ruth Bader Ginsburg Leaving Supreme Court

WASHINGTON, DC – National networks and pundits are breathlessly repeating rumors that Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will imminently be leaving the Supreme Court and that the White House is preparing for an all-out confirmation war. But parts of those reports are definitely false, and the rest may be false as well. Ginsburg had surgery on … Continue reading Politico Spreads Rumors on Ruth Bader Ginsburg Leaving Supreme Court

Hoyer: Government Shutdown ‘Immoral, Stupid Policy’

Friday on CNBC’s “Squawk Box,” House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MD) said shutting down the government was an “immoral, stupid policy.” Hoyer said, “Our position is we have to stop using the shutdown of the people’s government as a strategy to obtain our objectives.” He continued, “The problem with using government as a lever, as a tool … Continue reading Hoyer: Government Shutdown ‘Immoral, Stupid Policy’

Oprah Invites Beto O’Rourke to Star-Studded Live Q&A Event

Oprah Winfrey wants to hear more from possible 2020 presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke, the Democratic candidate that lost his 2018 challenge to Texas Senator Ted Cruz. The famous media mogul has invited O’Rourke to join her for a one-on-one conversation in New York City. The event will also include interviews with A-list Oscar contenders — Black … Continue reading Oprah Invites Beto O’Rourke to Star-Studded Live Q&A Event

SCOTUS: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Requires ‘No Further Treatment’ After Cancer Surgery

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s recovery from cancer surgery is “on track,” a spokesperson for the court said Friday. “Her recovery from surgery is on track. Post-surgery evaluation indicates no evidence of remaining disease, and no further treatment is required,” said court spokesperson Kathy Arberg. Ginsburg, the liberal face of the court, is recovering from a December 21 … Continue reading SCOTUS: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Requires ‘No Further Treatment’ After Cancer Surgery

Michelle Malkin: ‘So-Called Worker Shortage’ Is a ‘Manufactured Crisis’

Michelle Malkin told Breitbart News Daily host Alex Marlow in an interview Friday that the “so-called worker shortage” in America is a “manufactured crisis.” Malkin rejected a news media commentariat chorus deriding President Donald Trump’s description of the status quo of border security. Malkin said the political establishment is uninterested in “immigration enforcement.” “Having covered … Continue reading Michelle Malkin: ‘So-Called Worker Shortage’ Is a ‘Manufactured Crisis’

Former MSNBC Host Toure Apologizes After Being Accused of Sexual Harassment

Former MSNBC host and left-wing podcast host Touré Neblett apologized for his “language” in the workplace Thursday after being accused of repeatedly sexually harassing a woman he worked with throughout 2017. “On the show, our team, including myself, engaged in edgy, crass banter, that at the time I did not think was offensive for our tight-knit … Continue reading Former MSNBC Host Toure Apologizes After Being Accused of Sexual Harassment

Lawsuit: Google Parent Alphabet Lost ‘Billions’ by Covering Up Sexual Abuse

Google parent company Alphabet reportedly lost “billions” of dollars after “covering up sexual abuse” at the company, and now a shareholder is suing because of it. According to Mercury News, which cited a recent lawsuit from shareholder James Martin, “Alphabet’s board of directors cost the firm billions of dollars by covering up sexual abuse by … Continue reading Lawsuit: Google Parent Alphabet Lost ‘Billions’ by Covering Up Sexual Abuse

U.N. Laments Human Rights Crisis in North Korea: ‘The Whole Country Is a Prison’

A United Nations expert described North Korea’s serial human rights abuses as creating an “extremely serious” situation in the communist country during a visit to South Korea on Friday, urging Pyongyang to allow U.N. inspections and the world to resolve the current sanctions situation on the country. The repressive Kim regime blocked U.N. special rapporteur for … Continue reading U.N. Laments Human Rights Crisis in North Korea: ‘The Whole Country Is a Prison’

Nolte: CNN Confirms KUSI Report About Border Wall Blow-Off

CNN has finally responded to the exploding scandal surrounding the far-left cable news channel’s revealing “border wall” interaction with San Diego TV station KUSI this week. As my colleague Robert Kraychik reporter earlier, KUSI reports that the anti-Trump outlet contacted them looking for someone to come on the air and report about Trump’s border wall. CNN claimed … Continue reading Nolte: CNN Confirms KUSI Report About Border Wall Blow-Off

Elon Musk Debuts Completed ‘Hopper’ Rocket to Social Media Derision

Tesla CEO and SpaceX founder Elon Musk tweeted images of the now completed starship “Hopper” test flight rocket to great praise from the tech media, but those on social media noted it’s lack of similarity to artist’s renderings and remain skeptical of its flight worthiness. SpaceX founder Elon Musk posted photos of the company’s new … Continue reading Elon Musk Debuts Completed ‘Hopper’ Rocket to Social Media Derision

Harry Reid Endorses Mitt Romney for 2020 Republican Nominee for President

Former Senate Leader Harry Reid endorsed Mitt Romney as the next Republican presidential nominee in 2020. “I think that he would be a great foil against Trump, and I think that Republicans may even allow him to be nominated to be the Republican nominee,” Reid said. “That would be good for the country.” The former … Continue reading Harry Reid Endorses Mitt Romney for 2020 Republican Nominee for President

95 Percent of NFL Defensive Players Say Colin Kaepernick Should Be in the League

A recent poll of 85 NFL defensive players revealed that 95 percent of the players polled, believe Colin Kaepernick deserves to be signed immediately. The anonymous poll of 85 players released Thursday by the Athletic, asked the players to rate the league’s quarterbacks. The survey showed that 81 of the 85 players said Kaepernick should be playing today, … Continue reading 95 Percent of NFL Defensive Players Say Colin Kaepernick Should Be in the League

GOP Plan for DACA Amnesty, Increased Immigration Fails Amid Public Pressure

Six Republican Senators have failed to develop a coalition for their plan that exchanges a fifth of border wall funding for an amnesty for illegal aliens and increased immigration. The plan, described to Breitbart News, was a creation of Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Susan Collins (R-ME), Thom Tillis (R-NC), Lamar Alexander (R-TN), Rob Portman (R-OH), … Continue reading GOP Plan for DACA Amnesty, Increased Immigration Fails Amid Public Pressure

WSJ: Apple’s iPhone May Become Obsolete Like Walkman, Polaroid Camera

The Wall Street Journal published an article recently which questions whether the iPhone is soon going to become obsolete. In a recent article titled “Polaroid. Walkman. Palm Pilot. IPhone?” the Wall Street Journal questions whether the iPhone is going to go the way of previous portable devices such as the palm pilot in becoming obsolete. The article … Continue reading WSJ: Apple’s iPhone May Become Obsolete Like Walkman, Polaroid Camera

Harvard Professor Lawrence Lessig: President Trump Is a ‘National Emergency’

Harvard law professor Lawrence Lessig called President Donald Trump a “national emergency” following the president’s statement that he was considering declaring a state of emergency regarding the border crisis. Professor Lessig told MSNBC on Sunday that President Trump himself is a national emergency, and that he is “using words that have no connection to reality.” … Continue reading Harvard Professor Lawrence Lessig: President Trump Is a ‘National Emergency’

China Threatens U.S. Freedom of Navigation Patrols with Anti-Ship Missiles

China responded to the latest U.S. Navy freedom of navigation patrol in the South China Sea by declaring it would “take necessary actions to protect state sovereignty” and touting its deployment of nuclear-capable ballistic missiles as a step toward doing so. Chinese state media pointedly described the missiles as “ship-killers.” China’s state-run Global Times reported … Continue reading China Threatens U.S. Freedom of Navigation Patrols with Anti-Ship Missiles

American University Tells Faculty to Disregard ‘Quality’ of Writing When Grading

A seminar at American University in February will instruct faculty members to disregard a student’s “quality” of writing when grading their papers. According to a report from The College Fix, an upcoming seminar at American University will ask professors to disregard a student’s “quality” of writing when grading their assignments. The seminar, which will be … Continue reading American University Tells Faculty to Disregard ‘Quality’ of Writing When Grading

MI6 Boss and Army Field Marshal: May’s Brexit Deal ‘Places National Security in Foreign Hands’

A former Chief of the Secret Intelligence Service (SIS/MI6) and former Chief of the Defence Staff have taken the “unprecedented step” of warning against Theresa May’s “worst deal in history” with the EU, claiming it would “place control of aspects of our national security in foreign hands”. Ex-spy boss Sir Richard Dearlove joined forces with Field … Continue reading MI6 Boss and Army Field Marshal: May’s Brexit Deal ‘Places National Security in Foreign Hands’

Alyssa Milano: Americans Don’t Want to Fund Trump’s ‘Symbol to White Supremacy’

Celebrity left-wing activist Alyssa Milano smeared President Donald Trump Thursday, accusing him of throwing America into “chaos” to build a “symbol to white supremacy.” “We are in week 3 of a government shutdown and yet Senate Majority Leader McConnell and the White House continue to block a clear way out,” Alyssa Milano said in a … Continue reading Alyssa Milano: Americans Don’t Want to Fund Trump’s ‘Symbol to White Supremacy’

Former CNN Reporter Peter Hamby Ridicules Jim Acosta’s Border Tweet

Former CNN reporter Peter Hamby publicly ridiculed Jim Acosta’s ham-handed southern border coverage on Thursday. Hamby, an award winning producer and reporter who worked at CNN for some ten years before joining Snapchat in 2015, blistered Acosta Thursday after his former colleague went to a single spot along the nearly 2,000 mile southern border to … Continue reading Former CNN Reporter Peter Hamby Ridicules Jim Acosta’s Border Tweet

GOP Rep. Brooks, CNN’s Berman Clash Over Border Security — ‘How Many Dead People Do You Have to Have, John?’

CNN “New Day” host John Berman and Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL) battled Friday over border security and the possibility of President Donald Trump declaring a national emergency to direct funding to build a wall. Berman opened the interview with Brooks asking him why he thinks Trump has the authority the declare this situation a national emergency. … Continue reading GOP Rep. Brooks, CNN’s Berman Clash Over Border Security — ‘How Many Dead People Do You Have to Have, John?’

San Diego-Based KUSI: CNN Disinvited Our Journalist Because We Reported Border Wall ‘Does Work’

KUSI News, a television news outlet based in San Diego, California, said Thursday that CNN invited — and subsequently rescinded the invitation — for it to provide a reporter to give “a local view of the debate surrounding the border wall and government shutdown.” The San Diego-based outfit speculated on CNN’s rationale for the decision: … Continue reading San Diego-Based KUSI: CNN Disinvited Our Journalist Because We Reported Border Wall ‘Does Work’

Report: Republican Gov. DeSantis to Replace Scott Israel with Broward’s First Black Sheriff

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) is reportedly planning to replace embattled Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel with the county’s first black sheriff. Politico reports that the new appointee will be Coral Springs Police Sgt. Gregory Tony. Tony was recommended by Andrew Pollack, father of the late Meadow Pollack, who was killed in the February 14, … Continue reading Report: Republican Gov. DeSantis to Replace Scott Israel with Broward’s First Black Sheriff