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Harris and Newsom — onetime California rivals — join hands on the trail

Both Sen. Kamala Harris and Gavin Newsom, the California lieutenant governor and gubernatorial candidate, are increasingly positioned as representatives of a new generation of Democratic leaders. | Jae C. Hong/AP Photo Elections The [...]

2020 Dems join anti-ICE stampede

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) tweeted Thursday that ICE “has become a deportation force” and should be replaced with “something that actually works.” | Jacquelyn [...]
Let’s Join Sarah Huckabee Sanders In Round Of Salty Tears As We Mutually Agree To Do Nothing About Kids Murdered At School
[embedded content] We’re all just thrilled as punch over White House Minister of Totally Truthful Information and Stuff Sarah Huckabee Sanders’s recent public expression of human emotion. Sanders, the White House [...]
In reversal, Kelly will join lawmakers in briefings on FBI informant
John Kelly’s presence comes despite previous White House assurances that no member of the president’s team would attend the Justice Department gathering. | Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty [...]
New York City poised to join Airbnb crackdown
The push resembles a legislative effort underway in Los Angeles, and comes months after San Francisco passed a measure mandating that hosts of short-term rental platforms [...]
Senate Sunday: North Dakota’s Heidi Heitkamp Laughed At Trump’s Invitation To Join The Dark Side
Somehow resistant to the persuasive skills of Donald Trump If there’s a theme to this year’s hopes for Democrats to take back the Senate, it’s that every goddamn seat matters. Progressives might wish for a whole Senate full of Elizabeth [...]
Haley’s former chief of staff to join Trump’s legal team
President Donald Trump has added another lawyer to his legal team as FBI special counsel Robert Mueller prepares to interview a slate of senior White House aides. Steven Groves, who until last month served as chief of staff to U.N. ambassador [...]

Open Thread: ‘Real World’ Republican Thrilled For Kid Rock To Join Congress And Oh God This Is The Darkest Timeline

It is official. We are definitely living in the darkest timeline. Buffy never came to Sunnydale and now everyone is a vampire; Troy got the pizza and now everyone has goatees. Everything is bad and wrong, and people who are supposed to be [...]
German Teenager Suspected of Trying to Join ISIS Is Found in Iraq
Photo The town of Pulsnitz, Germany. A 16-year-old girl from the town who is suspected of joining the Islamic State in Iraq was arrested last week in Mosul. Credit Sebastian [...]
Should You Join the Cobalt Profit Party?
Much like its cousin lithium, the cobalt metal market is in the midst of a financial mania. Only a year ago, leading analysts projected that cobalt would hit $ 16 per pound by 2020. Fast-forward to today, and the price of cobalt has [...]