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Islamic State Poster Shows Car Crushing Skulls: 'Run Over Them Without Mercy' (John Hayward/Breitbart)

5 hours 32 min ago

John Hayward / Breitbart:
Islamic State Poster Shows Car Crushing Skulls: ‘Run Over Them Without Mercy’  —  A pro-Islamic State media operation called the Nashir News Agency published a poster calling for more vehicular jihad in the last few days of the Ramadan holiday season, depicting an SUV driving across a mountain …

100-year-old crime boss beats the odds, is released from prison (Michael Hechtman/New York Post)

7 hours 12 min ago

Michael Hechtman / New York Post:
100-year-old crime boss beats the odds, is released from prison  —  John “Sonny” Franzese in 1966 (left) and 2010 (right). … Geriatric gangster John “Sonny” Franzese — the oldest guest of the federal prison system — is a free man at the age of 100.  —  The Colombo family underboss …

Evidence is mounting that Russia took 4 clear paths to meddle in the US election (Business Insider)

7 hours 47 min ago

Business Insider:
Evidence is mounting that Russia took 4 clear paths to meddle in the US election  —  It was September 2015 when the FBI first noticed that Russian hackers had infiltrated a computer system belonging to the Democratic National Committee.  —  It was the first sign that Moscow was attempting to meddle in the presidential election.

What It Was Like to Star in the Trump-Themed Julius Caesar (Corey Stoll/Vulture)

8 hours 12 min ago

Corey Stoll / Vulture:
What It Was Like to Star in the Trump-Themed Julius Caesar  —  “Good gentlemen, look fresh and merrily. Let not our looks put on our purposes, but bear it as our Roman actors do,  —  with untir'd spirits and formal constancy.  On the night of Sunday, June 18, I spoke those words as Brutus …

Koch network ramps up political spending while trying to push Trump team (Kevin Robillard/Politico)

9 hours 17 min ago

Kevin Robillard / Politico:
Koch network ramps up political spending while trying to push Trump team  —  COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The leadership of the Koch brothers' network is brushing off its occasionally chilly attitude toward President Donald Trump, trying to nudge the administration in its direction …

Schumer: 'Unseemly' to confirm Gorsuch amid FBI probe of Trump campaign (Mark Berman/Washington Post)

9 hours 57 min ago

Mark Berman / Washington Post:
Schumer: ‘Unseemly’ to confirm Gorsuch amid FBI probe of Trump campaign  —  While Judge Neil Gorsuch answered questions during his confirmation hearings, the Senate's top Democrat on Tuesday questioned whether he should be confirmed at all amid an FBI investigation into President Trump's campaign.

Grassley: Schumer Knew Trump Was Not Under Investigation When He Publicly Claimed Otherwise [VIDEO] (Kerry Picket/The Daily Caller)

10 hours 2 min ago

Kerry Picket / The Daily Caller:
Grassley: Schumer Knew Trump Was Not Under Investigation When He Publicly Claimed Otherwise [VIDEO]  —  Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley called out Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer Thursday for lying when the New York Democrat claimed that President Donald Trump was under investigation and Schumer knew otherwise.

Actor who played assassin of Trump-like Caesar tells of cast 'exhaustion and fear' (Oliver Milman/The Guardian)

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 22:45

Oliver Milman / The Guardian:
Actor who played assassin of Trump-like Caesar tells of cast ‘exhaustion and fear’  —  Corey Stoll, who took role of Marcus Brutus in New York production of Julius Caesar targeted by rightwing protesters, ‘exhaled and sobbed’ after final show … Corey Stoll, the actor who played …

Some U.S. States Relax Restrictions On Cladding Suspected In Grenfell Tower Fire (Jeff Brady/NPR)

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 22:45

Jeff Brady / NPR:
Some U.S. States Relax Restrictions On Cladding Suspected In Grenfell Tower Fire  —  The type of siding or “cladding” used on the Grenfell Tower in London — and suspected in the massive fire that killed dozens of residents — is not allowed on the exterior of tall buildings across most of the U.S.

Jonathan Kay on the tyranny of Twitter: How mob censure is changing the intellectual landscape (National Post)

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 22:45

National Post:
Jonathan Kay on the tyranny of Twitter: How mob censure is changing the intellectual landscape  —  Without intending to, Twitter's culture warriors have created a sort of crowdsourced ideological autocracy and paradoxically, it's left-wingers who are often targets

Trump: Obama 'did nothing' about Russia election meddling (Eugene Scott/CNN)

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 21:55

Eugene Scott / CNN:
Trump: Obama ‘did nothing’ about Russia election meddling  — “It is the hardest thing about my entire time in government to defend,” the former Obama administration official said  —  (CNN)President Donald Trump questioned former President Barack Obama's response to Russia's attempts …

Beyond opposing Trump, Democrats keep searching for a message (Dan Balz/Washington Post)

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 20:25

Dan Balz / Washington Post:
Beyond opposing Trump, Democrats keep searching for a message  —  The loss in last week's special congressional election in Georgia produced predictable hand-wringing and finger-pointing inside the Democratic Party.  It also raised anew a question that has troubled the party through a period in which they have lost ground political.

Mark Zuckerberg's snub of White House could backfire as Europe goes after US Internet giants (John Shinal/CNBC)

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 20:20

John Shinal / CNBC:
Mark Zuckerberg's snub of White House could backfire as Europe goes after US Internet giants  — Mark Zuckerberg went to Chicago this week to say that Facebook's new mission was to “bring people closer together” and “strengthen the social fabric.”  — Zuckerberg skipped a White House meeting …

Man believed dead is alive - family buries wrong person after mix-up (Scott Schwebke/Orange County Register)

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 20:15

Scott Schwebke / Orange County Register:
Man believed dead is alive - family buries wrong person after mix-up  —  “Your son is alive.”  —  Frank J. Kerrigan, 82, couldn't believe what he was hearing.  It was May 23, at night, and he clutched the phone at his home in Wildomar.  —  On the line was Bill Shinker, a long-time family friend.

The Missing Ingredient in BCRA: Humility (United States Senator Mike Lee)

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 20:15

United States Senator Mike Lee:
The Missing Ingredient in BCRA: Humility  —  No, the Senate healthcare bill released yesterday does not repeal Obamacare.  It doesn't even significantly reform American healthcare.  —  It cuts taxes.  It bails out insurance companies.  It props up Obamacare through the next election.

Reports that Trump considering pulling out of peace talks 'nonsense,' US official says (Jerusalem Post)

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 20:10

Jerusalem Post:
Reports that Trump considering pulling out of peace talks ‘nonsense,’ US official says  —  A Palestinian official claims Abbas is furious at American demands, accuses the US of taking sides.  —  US President Donald Trump is reportedly weighing whether to pull out of Israeli-Palestinian peace …

In Health Care Attacks, Democrats Risk Inciting Further Violence (Joel B. Pollak/Breitbart)

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 19:45

Joel B. Pollak / Breitbart:
In Health Care Attacks, Democrats Risk Inciting Further Violence  —  Democrats have settled on a grisly theme in their attacks on the Republicans' new legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare: death.  —  Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) tweeted on Thursday: “I've read the Republican ‘health care’ bill.

Very Fake News: CNN Pushes Refurbished Russia Conspiracy, Inaccurately Claims Investment Fund Under Investigation (Matthew Boyle/Breitbart)

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 19:25

Matthew Boyle / Breitbart:
Very Fake News: CNN Pushes Refurbished Russia Conspiracy, Inaccurately Claims Investment Fund Under Investigation  —  Another day, another very fake news story from the network President Donald Trump has identified as “very fake news.”  —  CNN's Thomas Frank on Thursday evening published …

One-On-One with CIA Director Mike Pompeo (MSNBC)

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 19:05

MSNBC:
One-On-One with CIA Director Mike Pompeo  —  Watch this first exclusive interview since CIA Director Pompeo took over the job.  Hugh Hewitt sits down with CIA Director Mike Pompeo to discuss Trump, Terror and Iran. ...  more Duration: {{video.duration.momentjs}}

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