02222019What's Hot:

The Latest: Missouri lawmaker cites business while resigning

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Latest on resignations in the Missouri Legislature (all times local): 2:15 p.m. A Missouri lawmaker who resigned just one minute before new lobbying limits took effect says he quit in order to focus on private-sector [...]

US Rep. Collins’ challenger cites voting “irregularities”

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) – The Democrat who came close to unseating indicted Republican U.S. Rep. Chris Collins in western New York says there were irregularities in the voting process which he will discuss with attorneys. Nate McMurray made [...]

Pompeo Cites ‘Good Trip’ to North Korea and Progress on a Deal

SEOUL, South Korea — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he had a “good trip” to North Korea, meeting with its leader, Kim Jong-un, on Sunday and making progress in diplomatic efforts to denuclearize the country. Mr. Pompeo posted [...]
After Putin Cites Jews, Democrats Implore Trump to Extradite Russians
Within hours, the comment was shared widely on social media. Many commentators considered it a clear echo of the anti-Semitism that has plagued Russia’s history since at least the 19th century. Nachman Shai, an Israeli legislator, called [...]
Christopher Wray, Trump’s FBI director nominee, cites his most important cases
President Trump’s nominee for FBI director led the Justice Department’s criminal division when 9/11 terrorist Zacarias Moussaoui pleaded guilty, and served as a personal attorney for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie during the “Bridgegate” [...]

Judge cites Trump’s comment in ‘sanctuary city’ ruling

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – For the third time in two months, a federal judge has knocked down an immigration order by President Donald Trump and used Trump’s own language against him. In a ruling on Tuesday, U.S. District Judge William Orrick [...]

Trump Lawyer Cites *Paula Jones* As To Why He Can’t Face Puss-Burgling Lawsuit. LOL Trump Lawyer! LOL!

Hillary Clinton lost, and we still have to think about Paula Jones! Such is the bizarro hellscape we live in just 70 days in to the Trump administration. Okay, Wonkers! Let’s all think about our old boyfriend Justin [...]

White House announces revised travel ban, cites Bowling Green and “honor killings” in U.S.

Thirty-eight days after the disastrous rollout of a travel ban on seven majority-Muslim nations and Syrian refugees, the White House is trying it again. President Donald Trump signed a revised executive order on Monday that removes one nation [...]

Trump Cites Israel’s ‘Wall’ as Model. The Analogy Is Iffy.

How effective is it? Since March 2002, there has been a sharp decline in the number and scope of terrorist attacks by West Bank Palestinians in Israel. Security officials say that the barrier has undoubtedly helped, but that there are [...]

Judge cites “persuasive evidence” that Aetna withdrew from ACA exchanges to evade regulatory oversight

In a federal court decision that blocked its planned merger with Humana, health insurance giant Aetna was also called out for withdrawing from most Affordable Care Act exchanges in order to evade regulatory oversight. U. S. District Judge [...]