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Brendan Cox, Husband of Murdered U.K. Lawmaker, Resigns Over Abuse Accusations

In a post on Twitter on Saturday, he also acknowledged “mistakes I made several years ago while at Save the Children,” a charity that promotes children’s rights around the globe. “I take responsibility for my actions and will [...]
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Ex-Clinton aide makes mystery bid for California governor

LOS ANGELES — Amanda Renteria, the former top Hillary Clinton campaign aide who baffled Democrats when she filed paperwork recently to run for California governor, still isn’t talking. In the days since filing, Renteria made no campaign [...]
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Minimum wage largely unenforced

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As Democrats make raising the minimum wage a centerpiece of their 2018 campaigns, and Republicans call for states to handle the issue, both are missing an important problem: Wage laws are poorly enforced, with workers often unable to recover [...]
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Wonkette’s Weekly Top Ten Just LOVES Mueller Time

11 hours ago | 0 comment
Good morning, Wonkers, what a week we just had. Beautiful things like the Winter Olympics, terrible things like the godawful school shooting, wonderful things like MUELLER TIME, disgusting things like Donald Trump [...]
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Russian Trolls Were Sloppy, but Indictment Still ‘Points at the Kremlin’

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The United States indictment is among the clearest documents yet in stating outright that Yevgeny V. Prigozhin, a businessman grown fabulously wealthy off government contracts, controls the agency despite denials from him and the Kremlin. [...]
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Trump lashes out after Mueller indictment, downplays Russian plot

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“The results of the election were not impacted. The Trump campaign did nothing wrong,” President Donald Trump wrote on Twitter. | Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Photo [...]
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The Kids Of Douglas High Would Like You To Kindly Stuff Your Thoughts, Prayers And Guns, Please

14 hours ago | 0 comment
[embedded content] We closed out yesterday’s Children’s Garden of Stupid Shit Wingnuts Said about the Florida high school shootings with some terrific tweets from students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, telling Donald Trump and [...]
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In Japan, a Liberal Maverick Is Seeking to Lead a Conservative Party

17 hours ago | 0 comment
In an interview at the Foreign Ministry last month, Mr. Kono smiled impishly when asked how soon he might make a bid to lead the Liberal Democratic Party. “You never know,” he said. “Who predicted President Trump two years ago?” Until [...]
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‘Something was weird’: Inside the Russian effort to bamboozle Florida

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The scathing indictment unsealed Friday by special counsel Robert Mueller outlines a multi-state scheme to influence the outcome of the 2016 presidential election. But the document makes clear that the operation in Florida, the nation’s [...]
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The Week In Garbage Humans: ‘Trump Curse’ Prevented Lindsey Vonn From Getting A Medal

17 hours ago | 0 comment
Given the events of the last week, I’m going to be steering clear of the usual manosphere forums I usually scan for this feature. I just… I can’t. It’s too sickening and too real, and I don’t feel like making wisecracks right now [...]