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Erin Lee Macke: 5 Things About The Iowa Mom Arrested For Leaving Kids At Home To Vacation

Erin Lee Macke: 5 Things About The Iowa Mom Arrested For Leaving Kids At Home To Vacation   Hollywood Life Mom Leaves Kids Behind for Trip To Germany, Arrested Upon Return   International Business Times Full coverage 

Republicans are keeping Roy Moore and his controversial views at arm’s length

Republicans are keeping Roy Moore and his controversial views at arm’s length   Washington Post Trump: Strange gained in polls because of my endorsement   The Hill Full coverage 

Health Secretary Tom Price Resigns After Drawing Ire for Chartered Flights

Health Secretary Tom Price Resigns After Drawing Ire for Chartered Flights   New York Times Who are the frontrunners to replace Tom Price as health secretary?   New York Daily News Price Resigns From Trump Cabinet Amid Private Jet Investigations   NPR Price’s Ousting Is All Optics   U.S. News & World Report Full coverage 

State Department orders most US Embassy staff to leave Cuba in response to unexplained health problems

State Department orders most US Embassy staff to leave Cuba in response to unexplained health problems   Los Angeles Times US slashing embassy staff in Cuba, issuing travel warning because of apparent sonic ‘attacks’   Washington Post Rubio: US should kick out Cuban diplomats   The Hill US suspends all visas for Cubans, withdraws most staff from embassy in Havana   Miami Herald [...]

Georgia officer shot dead after pulling over suspicious vehicle

Georgia officer shot dead after pulling over suspicious vehicle   ABC News Georgia officer shot, killed investigating stolen car, report says   CBS News ‘Armed and dangerous’ suspect accused of shooting 2 officers taken into custody   WSB Atlanta Full coverage 

SpaceX: Rocket for Moon, Mars and NY-To-Shanghai in 39 Mins

SpaceX: Rocket for Moon, Mars and NY-To-Shanghai in 39 Mins   U.S. News & World Report Elon Musk: Rockets will fly people from city to city in minutes   BBC News Elon Musk updates his Mars plan and unveils aspirations to reach the moon   Los Angeles Times Elon Musk Wants Mars. We All Should.   Bloomberg Elon Musk’s Mars dream hinges on [...]

Rock hit man on head as he drove out of Yosemite park

Rock hit man on head as he drove out of Yosemite park   The Denver Post They were on a year of adventure, together. It ended in a Yosemite rockslide.   Sacramento Bee Climber who died in rock fall at Yosemite was celebrating first wedding anniversary   Fox News Full coverage 

Trump has ‘very positive’ meeting with Warsh to discuss chairing Fed

Trump has ‘very positive’ meeting with Warsh to discuss chairing Fed   Politico Kevin Warsh is far from a lock to replace Janet Yellen as Fed chair   CNBC Trump met with Kevin Warsh as part of Fed chair search   CBS News Full coverage 

Senate Unveils Budget Blueprint Allowing $1.5 Trillion in Tax Cuts

Senate Unveils Budget Blueprint Allowing $1.5 Trillion in Tax Cuts   New York Times Senate GOP budget sets Obamacare repeal aside, orders tax bill drafted by November   Washington Post Senate GOP budget paves way for $1.5T in tax cuts   The Hill Trickle-down ‘voodoo economics’ is back. When will Republican voters stop buying it?   Los Angeles Times Full coverage 

The Latest: Catalan police told to clear out polling places

The Latest: Catalan police told to clear out polling places   Washington Post ‘Everything prepared’ for Catalan vote — but Madrid says won’t happen   Reuters Rhetoric heats up over Catalonia independence vote   SFGate Catalonia’s Drive to Vote on Independence   New York Times Full coverage 

Melania Trump’s book donation gets rejected

Melania Trump’s book donation gets rejected   CNN Melania Trump: School librarian turned Dr. Seuss book donation into ‘something divisive’   USA TODAY Mayor invites Trumps to Dr. Seuss museum after book donation kerfuffle   The Hill (blog) A librarian rejected Melania Trump’s Dr. Seuss books as ‘racist.’ That’s lazy.   Washington Post Librarian explains why she rejected books donated by Melania Trump   CBS [...]

Air Force General Addresses Racial Slurs on Campus: ‘You Should Be Outraged’

Air Force General Addresses Racial Slurs on Campus: ‘You Should Be Outraged’   New York Times The powerful message the Air Force Academy’s superintendent wanted to send loud and clear   CNN Air Force Academy Head Tells Racists to ‘Get Out’ in Impassioned Speech   NBCNews.com US slashes Cuba embassy staff, warns Americans not to visit   Miami Herald Racial slurs written on [...]

Getting relief supplies to Puerto Rico ports is only half the problem

Getting relief supplies to Puerto Rico ports is only half the problem   Washington Post San Juan Mayor to Elaine Duke: This Is Not a ‘Good News’ Story   Newsmax Full coverage 

For Hugh Hefner, gay rights were part of the sexual revolution

For Hugh Hefner, gay rights were part of the sexual revolution   Washington Post Playboy Founder Hugh Hefner Dead at 91   New York Magazine Playboy playmates reflect on Hugh Hefner’s life   CNN Hugh Hefner, Playboy Founder Who Seduced America, Dies at 91   Bloomberg Hugh Hefner, Playboy founder who built his empire in Chicago, dies at age 91   Chicago Tribune Full coverage 

Japan’s election: A new challenger and what’s at stake

Japan’s election: A new challenger and what’s at stake   Washington Post Japan calls snap election as new party roils outlook   Reuters Hedge Funds Bet Billions on Hopes of an Abe Win   Bloomberg What to know about Japan’s Lower House election   The Straits Times Full coverage 

Fact-checking President Trump’s tax speech in Indianapolis

Fact-checking President Trump’s tax speech in Indianapolis   Washington Post Trump pitches massive tax cuts   The Hill 45 After Dark: A Tax Day edition   Politico Trump Tax Plan Benefits Wealthy, Including Trump   New York Times Full coverage 

Slab in deadly Yosemite rockfall was ‘size of an apartment building’

Slab in deadly Yosemite rockfall was ‘size of an apartment building’   Fox News 1 dead, 1 injured after El Capitan rockfall in Yosemite   SFGate One Dead in ‘Enormous’ Rockfall at Yosemite’s El Capitan   NBCNews.com Full coverage 

Coroner Says Otto Warmbier’s Death Is Still A Mystery

Coroner Says Otto Warmbier’s Death Is Still A Mystery   NPR Coroner’s report reveals Otto Warmbier’s cause of death, but mysteries remain   CBS News Evidence inconclusive on Otto Warmbier being tortured in North Korea: Coroner   ABC News Marc Thiessen: The Warmbiers are right: North Korea should be back on the State Sponsors of Terror list   Fox News What ‘destroyed’ Otto [...]

Twitter, With Accounts Linked to Russia, to Face Congress Over Role in Election

Twitter, With Accounts Linked to Russia, to Face Congress Over Role in Election   New York Times New evidence emerges that Russia infiltrated Facebook to sow political chaos in the US   Business Insider Russians reportedly bought Black Lives Matter Facebook ads targeting Ferguson, Baltimore   New York Post Why secret Russian ads on Facebook are a worry for America   The San [...]

Bronx School Stabbing Leaves One Student Dead and Another Wounded

Bronx School Stabbing Leaves One Student Dead and Another Wounded   New York Times Abel Cedeno, NYC Teen, Arrested On Murder Charges After Fatally Stabbing Classmate   International Business Times Mayor de Blasio’s policies on school safety under attack after Bronx stabbing   New York Daily News Accused NYC school stabber was bullied to the breaking point, friend says   New York Post [...]

Amazon just announced a new Fire TV to compete with the new 4K Apple TV — here’s how they compare

Amazon just announced a new Fire TV to compete with the new 4K Apple TV — here’s how they compare   Business Insider Amazon Wants You to Wake Up With Alexa, and That’s Just the Start   New York Times No matter who you are, Amazon wants you to be using Alexa   Washington Post Hands on with Amazon’s all new [...]

All about the Jones Act, an obscure shipping law that some say is stalling Puerto Rico’s recovery

All about the Jones Act, an obscure shipping law that some say is stalling Puerto Rico’s recovery   Washington Post Critics Say This Century-Old Law Is “Strangling Puerto Rico.” But What Is the Jones Act?   Mother Jones Trump Hesitates to Waive Jones Act to Help Puerto Rico   NBC New York Full coverage 

Email prankster keeps punking White House figures

Email prankster keeps punking White House figures   The Mercury News How Jared Kushner Became His Family’s ‘Fredo’   Breitbart News Welp, Apparently Jared Kushner Has Been Registered to Vote as a Woman For 8 Years   POPSUGAR Does Trump’s team have a Clinton email problem?   CNN Full coverage 

Trump to visit hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico, says he is ‘very proud’ of ‘amazing’ response

Trump to visit hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico, says he is ‘very proud’ of ‘amazing’ response   ABC News The Latest: Trump Says NFL Didn’t Overshadow Puerto Rico   U.S. News & World Report Yes, Puerto Rico is part of the United States   USA TODAY Did Trump just figure out that Puerto Ricans are Americans?   Washington Post The Latest: Maria floods damaged North [...]

Trump Says US Is Ready to Use ‘Devastating’ Force on North Korea

Trump Says US Is Ready to Use ‘Devastating’ Force on North Korea   Bloomberg Trump: ‘We are totally prepared’ for military engagement with North Korea   ABC News North Koreans Know Trump’s Tweets By Heart and Are Desperate To Understand President   Newsweek North Korea taps GOP analysts to better understand Trump and his messages   Washington Post The Guardian view on North [...]

NCAA basketball coaches among 10 charged with fraud, corruption

NCAA basketball coaches among 10 charged with fraud, corruption   ESPN NCAA Coaches and Adidas Executive Face Bribery Charges   New York Times FBI sting has Louisville in its crosshairs   New York Post NCAA Basketball Coaches, Adidas Executive Charged in Bribe Scheme   NBCNews.com The FBI Is Doing the NCAA’s Dirty Work   Bloomberg Full coverage 

Senate GOP abandons latest effort to unwind the Affordable Care Act

Senate GOP abandons latest effort to unwind the Affordable Care Act   Washington Post Senate won’t vote on last-ditch Obamacare repeal bill   Politico Senate won’t vote on ObamaCare repeal bill   The Hill Trumpcare Is Dead. Long Live the Trumpcare Opposition.   New York Times A Primetime Clash Over Health Care   The Atlantic Full coverage 

Roger Stone defends himself to congressional Russia investigators, has ‘frank exchange’

Roger Stone defends himself to congressional Russia investigators, has ‘frank exchange’   CNN Trump adviser Stone denies Russian collusion to House Intel members   Washington Post Trump ally Stone denies collusion with Russia   Reuters Full coverage 

Iraq threatens flight ban after Kurdish independence vote

Iraq threatens flight ban after Kurdish independence vote   Chicago Tribune Iraq warns Kurds as they claim victory in independence vote   ABC News A small region in Iraq just became one of the oil market’s biggest concerns   CNBC Turkey condemns Kurdish independence vote as Western opposition softens   Washington Post Independent Kurdistan Looks Like a Zimbabwe In-the-making   Haaretz Full coverage 

How the NFL watered down Colin Kaepernick’s protest

How the NFL watered down Colin Kaepernick’s protest   Washington Post Trump’s NFL Critique a Calculated Attempt to Shore Up His Base   New York Times Trump calls NFL kneeling ‘disgraceful,’ disrespectful to veterans   Fox News NFL commits suicide by Trump with politically correct protests   USA TODAY As President’s NFL war heats up Dallas does Donald   The Australian Full coverage 

Georgetown Law students and faculty protest speech by Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Georgetown Law students and faculty protest speech by Attorney General Jeff Sessions   Washington Post Sessions event on free speech met with protests   The Hill Protesters stake out Sessions’ free speech event   CBS News Sessions joins Trump in criticizing NFL players who kneel during anthem   Politico Jeff Sessions Defends Trump On NFL Criticism At Campus Free Speech Talk   BuzzFeed News Full [...]

No, the Trump White House’s private emails aren’t on-par with Hillary Clinton’s

No, the Trump White House’s private emails aren’t on-par with Hillary Clinton’s   Washington Post The Trump White House’s colossal blind spot on private emails   CNN Kushner’s lawyer tricked by email prankster   The Hill At least 6 White House advisers used private email accounts   Boston.com Kushner used private email to conduct White House business   Politico Full coverage 

Otto Warmbier’s parents lash out: ‘North Korea is not a victim. They’re terrorists.’

Otto Warmbier’s parents lash out: ‘North Korea is not a victim. They’re terrorists.’   Washington Post Otto Warmbier’s parents: North Korea is not a victim, ‘they’re terrorists’   The Hill (blog) Parents say Otto Warmbier was «jerking violently» upon return from N. Korea   CBS News Everything to Know About Otto Warmbier, the US College Student Who Was Imprisoned by North [...]

Klingons get expert makeover for ‘Star Trek: Discovery’

Klingons get expert makeover for ‘Star Trek: Discovery’   USA TODAY ‘Star Trek Discovery’ EPs Alex Kurtzman & Akiva Goldsman On “Burnham’s Dilemma” & Michelle Yeoh Shocker   Deadline Star Trek: Discovery Review: The Tense, Dazzling New Trek Is Worth the Wait   TVLine Star Trek: Discovery producer explains those first two episodes   EW.com (blog) Star Trek: Discovery Is Beautiful. But Does [...]

Iraqi Kurdistan Is Holding an Independence Referendum

Iraqi Kurdistan Is Holding an Independence Referendum   NBCNews.com Ethnically divided Iraqi town fears fresh conflict after Kurds’ independence vote   Reuters Iraqi Kurds vote in independence referendum   CBS News Trump Should Bet on Kurdish Independence   New York Times Turkey extends travel warning to KRG provinces in Iraq   Daily Sabah Full coverage 

Evacuations from Bali volcano swell to about 50000

Evacuations from Bali volcano swell to about 50000   Washington Post Bali volcano: What’s happening at Mt Agung?   BBC News 35000 flee amid fears of volcano eruption in Bali   UPI.com Bali’s Mount Agung volcano ‘critical’ with hundreds of tremors every day   The Sydney Morning Herald Travel agencies and tourists keeping tabson Bali volcano   TODAYonline Full coverage 

Merkel wins another term in Germany, but far right spoils her victory party

Merkel wins another term in Germany, but far right spoils her victory party   Washington Post Merkel Wins Fourth Term as Far-Right Returns to German Parliament   NBCNews.com News Daily: US travel ban and Merkel wins   BBC News Merkel must now address Germany’s biggest problems   CNN German election results: AfD enters parliament with record-high 12.6% as Merkel’s alliance gets 33% Live [...]

State NFL roundup: Jordan Howard overpowers Steelers

State NFL roundup: Jordan Howard overpowers Steelers   AL.com How Marcus Cooper turned a sure TD into 1 of Bears’ all-time bonehead plays   Chicago Tribune Labriola on loss to the Bears   Steelers.com Full coverage 

Analysis: Milo Yiannopoulos wins by capturing spotlight

Analysis: Milo Yiannopoulos wins by capturing spotlight   SFGate Yiannopoulos Speaks to Small Crowd at Berkeley   Inside Higher Ed Right-wing activist holds short, small California rally   WTOP Full coverage 

What NFL players, coaches are saying about Week 3 protests

What NFL players, coaches are saying about Week 3 protests   ESPN Players discuss why they took action during anthem   NFL.com Trump’s War With NFL Threatens to Overshadow Rollout of Tax Plan   Bloomberg Trump’s rhetoric forces NFL teams to take stand as owners, players unite   USA TODAY Donald Trump’s latest spat isn’t about sport or patriotism, it’s about race   ABC Online [...]

Trump signs new travel ban with enhanced vetting

Trump signs new travel ban with enhanced vetting   CBS News President Trump targets North Korea, Chad and Venezuela in new travel ban   New York Daily News Trump Unveils a New Travel Ban That Includes North Korea, Venezuela, and Chad. Why Chad?   Slate Magazine (blog) Trump administration announces new travel ban: “The tougher, the better’   Atlanta Journal Constitution Full coverage 

Kushner used private email account for some White House business

Kushner used private email account for some White House business   Washington Post Jared Kushner Has Been Using A Private Email Account In His Role At The White House   Newsweek Kushner Used Private Email for Some White House Communications   Bloomberg Full coverage 

Masked gunman rampages through Nashville church; usher uses personal weapon to subdue shooter

Masked gunman rampages through Nashville church; usher uses personal weapon to subdue shooter   Washington Post Tennessee church shooting suspect charged with murder   Fox News FBI opens civil rights investigation into deadly Tennessee church shooting   CBS News Nashville church shooting: ‘We struggle, we struggle, but we pray’   The Tennessean Deadly Tennessee church shooting: Sudanese immigrant arrested, FBI launches civil rights [...]

US bombers, fighter jets counter ‘reckless behavior’ in show of force off North Korea coast

US bombers, fighter jets counter ‘reckless behavior’ in show of force off North Korea coast   USA TODAY US bombers fly off North Korea coast to condemn ‘reckless’ behavior   The Hill US bombers, fighters, stage show of force off North Korean coast   AOL US bombers fly off North Korea’s coast in show of force   CNBC Full coverage 

STASI: Cuomo, unlike Trump, shows humanity in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria — and is wrongly criticized

STASI: Cuomo, unlike Trump, shows humanity in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria — and is wrongly criticized   New York Daily News Puerto Rico braces for clean-up, hopes for funds   The Hill When Will Puerto Rico Have Power Again? Why It’s Hard to Know   NBCNews.com Don’t let Puerto Rico languish   The Boston Globe Full coverage 

Gunman who shot relative, two New Haven police officers taken into custody

Gunman who shot relative, two New Haven police officers taken into custody   New York Daily News 2 Connecticut police officers shot responding to domestic shooting   Fox News 1 man in Police custody following shooting of 2 New Haven police officers and one civilian on Elm Street   FOX 61 Full coverage 

UC-Berkeley says ‘Free Speech Week’ is canceled. Milo Yiannopoulos says he’s still coming to campus.

UC-Berkeley says ‘Free Speech Week’ is canceled. Milo Yiannopoulos says he’s still coming to campus.   Washington Post UC Berkeley says ‘Free Speech Week’ event canceled   ABC News ‘Free Speech’ Dead at Berkeley: Milo Event Canceled After ‘Pressure’ from University   Breitbart News Full coverage 

Carmelo Anthony trade to Thunder means last chance to make good on his greatness

Carmelo Anthony trade to Thunder means last chance to make good on his greatness   CBSSports.com Trade Grades: Carmelo Anthony Deal Yet Another Steal for Thunder   Sports Illustrated Carmelo Anthony gets his wish, reportedly will be traded from Knicks to Thunder   Washington Post Carmelo Anthony Is Finally Traded, to the Oklahoma City Thunder   New York Times Sources: Carmelo Anthony has [...]

Trump Blasts Warriors’ Stephen Curry. LeBron James’s Retort: ‘U Bum.’

Trump Blasts Warriors’ Stephen Curry. LeBron James’s Retort: ‘U Bum.’   New York Times President Trump says Stephen Curry’s White House invitation has been ‘withdrawn’   Washington Post LUPICA: Trump is beginning to alienate pro sports as his latest schoolyard beefs target Kaepernick, Curry   New York Daily News US President Donald Trump has withdrawn White House offer   NEWS.com.au Full coverage 

New earthquake, magnitude 6.1, shakes jittery Mexico

New earthquake, magnitude 6.1, shakes jittery Mexico   Washington Post 6.1 magnitude quake shakes Mexico, already coping with earlier disasters   CNN His Mexico City Apartment Block Was Built Only Months Ago. So Why Did It Collapse So Easily?   TIME Making Mexican solidarity last beyond the quake   gulfnews.com Full coverage 

NFL commissioner, LeBron James blast Trump for tweets against athletes

NFL commissioner, LeBron James blast Trump for tweets against athletes   CNN NFL, NFLPA respond to President Trump’s anthem comments   NFL.com NFL Owners Should Stand Up to Donald Trump on National Anthem Protests   Sports Illustrated Trump turns sports into a political battleground with comments on NFL and Steph Curry   Washington Post Full coverage 

Iran conducts new ballistic missile test despite Trump pressure

Iran conducts new ballistic missile test despite Trump pressure   The Hill Iran shows test of new ballistic missile, defying Trump   USA TODAY Iran Tests New Ballistic Missile, State Media Reports   NBCNews.com Full coverage 

Sen. Cassidy’s misleading claim that preexisting-conditions ‘protection is absolutely the same’

Sen. Cassidy’s misleading claim that preexisting-conditions ‘protection is absolutely the same’   Washington Post One Way for GOP to Achieve Some Repeal Goals? It’s Already Part of Obamacare   New York Times Trump pressures senators to back Republican healthcare bill   Reuters Liz Peek: McCain’s defection on health care is inexcusable   Fox News Trump trying to turn around GOP holdouts on health [...]

The Next Big Focus In The Russia Investigations: Social Media

The Next Big Focus In The Russia Investigations: Social Media   NPR Read Mark Zuckerberg’s full speech on how Facebook is fighting back against Russia’s election interference   Recode Zuckerberg vows to make Facebook political advertising more transparent   The Hill Thoughts on Facebook’s 9 plans to curb election interference   TechCrunch Facebook gives Congress 30000 Russia-linked ads, vows greater transparency   The Daily Dot [...]

Hurricane Maria bears down on Turks and Caicos, Bahamas

Hurricane Maria bears down on Turks and Caicos, Bahamas   CBS News The Latest: Trump speaks with Puerto Rico governor   SFGate Storm Maria Pitches Puerto Rico Barrio Into Sunken ‘Venice’   U.S. News & World Report Puerto Rico Faces Mountain of Obstacles on the Road to Recovery   New York Times Hurricane Maria Leaves Puerto Rico Facing Months Without Power   NBCNews.com Full coverage 

Decoding Kim’s speech and the Pacific threat

Decoding Kim’s speech and the Pacific threat   BBC News Kim’s Rejoinder to Trump’s Rocket Man: ‘Mentally Deranged US Dotard’   New York Times A North Korea nuclear test over the Pacific? Logical, terrifying   Reuters The Latest: Analyst says biggest fear is an atmospheric test   Washington Post Readers sound off on Trump and Hillary, North Korea and cellphone obsessions   New York Daily [...]

Sarah Palin in Alabama: The swamp is ‘trying to hijack this presidency’

Sarah Palin in Alabama: The swamp is ‘trying to hijack this presidency’   Washington Post Trump-backed Alabama Senate candidate boasts of Trump endorsement in debate   CBS News Roy Moore supporters embrace Trump at rally without actually mentioning him   ABC News Full coverage 

Rams’ Jared Goff impresses in Bay Area homecoming

Rams’ Jared Goff impresses in Bay Area homecoming   NFL.com 49ers’ rally falls short — SF loses 41-39 to Rams   SFGate Rams vs. 49ers 2017 recap: 4 things we learned from LA’s wild 41-39 thriller   SB Nation Happy homecoming: Jared Goff put on a show in Rams’ win over 49ers   ESPN (blog) San Francisco 49ers Football News, Schedule, Roster, Stats [...]

German Election Mystery: Where’s Russia?

German Election Mystery: Where’s Russia?   New York Times ‘I am afraid’: First far-right party set to enter German parliament in over half a century   CNBC After humdrum German campaign, Merkel hopes for fourth term   Quad City Times Full coverage 

Mexico focuses on 10 buildings in search for quake survivors, 273 dead

Mexico focuses on 10 buildings in search for quake survivors, 273 dead   Reuters Mexico Earthquake Survivors Rescued After 2 Days in Rubble   NBCNews.com Mexico City Earthquake Update: All Children Are Accounted For   NPR Two Mexico City earthquakes exactly 32 years apart. Two very different responses   Los Angeles Times Full coverage 

How Does Aaron Hernandez’s CTE Diagnosis Affect a Potential Lawsuit Against the NFL?

How Does Aaron Hernandez’s CTE Diagnosis Affect a Potential Lawsuit Against the NFL?   Sports Illustrated Aaron Hernandez had ‘most severe case’ of CTE doctors have seen in player his age; Fiancee sues Patriots and NFL   New York Daily News Tests reveal Aaron Hernandez had ‘severe’ CTE   Boston Herald Full coverage 

Fighting Breaks Out at Turkish President’s Speech in New York

Fighting Breaks Out at Turkish President’s Speech in New York   New York Times Videos show protesters at NY Erdogan speech punched, hit while being removed   CBS News Violence breaks out at Turkish president’s speech in New York   The Hill (blog) Full coverage 

Every contact between Trump’s team and Russian actors, graphed

Every contact between Trump’s team and Russian actors, graphed   Washington Post Grassley asks FBI if it warned Trump campaign about Russian interference   CBS News Senator asks FBI if it warned Trump campaign about Russian meddling   Reuters The Paradox of an Explosive Week in the Mueller Investigation   The Atlantic Judge Andrew Napolitano: Trump’s frightening and tightening legal noose   Fox News Full [...]

Student shot at Mattoon High School in central Illinois; another student in custody

Student shot at Mattoon High School in central Illinois; another student in custody   Chicago Tribune One hurt, one in custody after report of shooting at Mattoon High School in Illinois   CBS News Full coverage 

More than 200 dead after magnitude 7.1 quake strikes Mexico; ‘death toll will rise’

More than 200 dead after magnitude 7.1 quake strikes Mexico; ‘death toll will rise’   ABC News Why Mexico is at the epicenter of the month’s most prominent natural disasters   Washington Post Photos show quake’s destruction in Mexico   CNN Another quake, another hurricane — evidence not of end-times but of steely human resolve   Dallas News Mexico Earthquake: More Than 200 [...]

At UN General Assembly, Signing a Nuclear Pact and Debating Another

At UN General Assembly, Signing a Nuclear Pact and Debating Another   New York Times Iranian president rips into Trump as a ‘rogue newcomer’ to world politics   Washington Post Iran’s Rouhani pushes back on Trump   CNN Nuclear deal in danger — on Trump’s UNGA address   The Hindu Update:Iranian President Slams UN Speech By Trump; Calls It ‘Ignorant, Absurd, Hateful’   RadioFarda Full [...]

Fed to Shrink Assets Next Month, Boost Rates by Year-End

Fed to Shrink Assets Next Month, Boost Rates by Year-End   Bloomberg Fed to unwind financial-crisis emergency measures and begin shrinking its $4.5 trillion balance sheet in October   Business Insider Fed approves October reversal of historic stimulus, leaves rates unchanged   CNBC Fed to remove economy’s crutch, shrink $4.5T holdings   USA TODAY Yellen defends moves to scale back stimulus in face [...]

California suing Trump over border wall, escalating battle with White House

California suing Trump over border wall, escalating battle with White House   Fox News California files lawsuit over Trump’s border wall   The Hill (blog) California sues to stop Trump’s border wall: ‘No one gets to ignore the laws. Not even the president’   Los Angeles Times Our View: Donald Trump’s border wall isn’t a solution. It’s a slogan   AZCentral.com Full coverage 

This map shows why passing Graham-Cassidy could be a huge political problem for Republicans

This map shows why passing Graham-Cassidy could be a huge political problem for Republicans   CNN Senate GOP aims to vote next week on ObamaCare repeal   The Hill McConnell spokeswoman: Senate to vote next week on Graham-Cassidy   Politico Cassidy-Graham is attractive in theory. But it has a giant flaw.   Washington Post Comedian’s Sharp Criticism Detours Republican US Healthcare Drive   U.S. News [...]

Puerto Rico entirely without power as Hurricane Maria hammers island with force not seen in ‘modern history’

Puerto Rico entirely without power as Hurricane Maria hammers island with force not seen in ‘modern history’   Washington Post Hurricane Maria leaves all of Puerto Rico in the dark   ABC News Hurricane Maria batters Puerto Rico   BBC News Hurricane Maria Live Updates: Puerto Rico Loses Power, Officials Say   New York Times Hurricane Maria: Photos, video from Puerto Rico show [...]