Jeb Bush: Trump is ‘a distraction in and of himself’
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:27:01 -0400
Jeb Bush says President Trump’s evidence-free claims are kneecapping his first 100 days in the White House. “He should stop saying things that aren’t true, that are distractions from the task at hand,” Bush said in an interview that aired Sunday on Miami’s WFOR-TV. During the bruising campaign, Bush was a prominent critic of Trump — who in turn relentlessly mocked the former Florida governor.
Russia probe in turmoil as top Dem calls for Nunes’ recusal
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 20:13:53 -0400
The call by Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., came after Nunes acknowledged he had gone to the White House grounds to receive classified information from an unidentified source about U.S. intelligence community surveillance that, he says, had swept up conversations involving Trump transition officials.
Driver Shoots, Kills Police Officer In Oklahoma
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:04:48 -0400
Police said the driver fled Officer Justin Terney began checking with dispatchers to see if there were any outstanding warrants.
'Dreamer' immigrant in Oregon detained by US authorities
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 22:44:50 -0400
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A 25-year-old man who had been allowed to stay in the U.S. because he was brought illegally into the country as a child was detained Sunday by immigration agents, activists said.
Photos of the day - March 26, 2017
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 17:00:38 -0400
A man waves traditional daggers, or jambiyas, as he attends with supporters of the Houthi movement and Yemen’s former president, Ali Abdullah Saleh, a rally to mark the two-year anniversary since the military intervention by a Saudi-led coalition, in Sanaa, Yemen; police officers detain an opposition supporter during a rally in Vladivostok, Russia; Balinese people carry giant effigies in the form of the devil, whose local name is “Ogoh-ogoh,” during a parade before Nyepi Day, the Balinese Day of Silence, marking the Balinese Hindu New Year in Gianyar, a regency in Bali, Indonesia. ...
This Week Fast Forward 03.26.2017
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 12:36:45 -0400
Speed through the highlights from the latest "This Week."
United Airlines bars teenage girls in leggings from flight
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 18:30:51 -0400
"The passengers this morning were United pass riders who were not in compliance with our dress code policy for company benefit travel," the airline said on Twitter as the incident Thanwent viral on social media. In another tweet made in response to a question from a social media user, the airline said: "Casual attire for ticketed passengers is fine. United pass travelers are company employees or family members of employees.
Ex-Freedom Caucus member: Some in the group ‘would vote no against the Ten Commandments’
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:34:42 -0400
One of the founding members of the House Freedom Caucus has resigned in protest of the hard-line conservative group’s opposition to the Republican bill to repeal and replace Obamacare. Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, said that both President Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan reached out to the caucus and made changes to the GOP health care proposal several times. “No matter what changes were made, the goalposts kept getting moved,” Poe said on “Fox & Friends” on Monday.
Woman Once Victimized by Teacher Weighs In on Missing Student Case: 'She Has Been Taken Advantage Of'
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 17:13:00 -0400
Jenny Kutner had a sexual relationship with her history teacher when she was just 14.
Ted Koppel to Sean Hannity: You’re bad for America
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 15:47:49 -0400
Ted Koppel says Fox News host Sean Hannity is bad for America. On “CBS Sunday Morning,” the veteran newsman told Hannity that the audience he attracts is unable to distinguish between the divisive political rhetoric that marked the 2016 presidential campaign and the truth. “You have attracted people who are determined that ideology is more important than facts,” Koppel told Hannity.