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‘I think it’s over’: Sinema closes in on Arizona Senate victory

Rep. Kyrsten Sinema’s campaign manager released a statement Sunday calling the Democrat’s lead in Arizona’s Senate race “insurmountable.” | Matt York/AP Photo Elections It would take a stunning reversal for Martha [...]

The FANG Isn’t Distorting Wall Street as Much as You Think

Big technology casts a vast, lopsided shadow across the modern market. Counting gigantic Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) in with the famous “FANG” group of dot-com darlings, just six companies have swelled up to the point [...]

Roger Stone on testifying against Donald Trump: ‘I can’t think of any circumstance’

Roger Stone, a former adviser to President Trump’s 2016 campaign, said in a new interview that he no intent of every testifying against the president as part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian election interference “I [...]

‘I Think All Those People Are Dead’: Laos Dam Survivors Seek Word of Neighbors

[unable to retrieve full-text content] In shelters for victims of the dam failure in the south of the authoritarian country, official news is proving sparse and contradictory. Source: NYT > World

Did China think Donald Trump was bluffing on trade? How Beijing got it wrong

Sources and analysts say Beijing appears to have been caught off guard by President Donald Trump’s protectionist trade blitz, and that it underestimated rising anti-China [...]

‘What do we think about Mick?’: Trump narrows down chief search

President Donald Trump loves to crowdsource staffing advice from outside advisers and current or former White House aides, and lately he’s been asking: “What do we think about Mick?” “Mick” is Mick Mulvaney, the former Republican [...]

Trump: ‘I don’t think I have to prepare very much’ for Kim summit

President Donald Trump will travel to Singapore next week for his historic meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. | Susan Walsh/AP Photo President Donald Trump [...]
TFW Everyone Kicks You In The Nuts And You Think You’re WINNING!
Who is President Babyshits gettin’ rolled by today? LOL, it is EVERYONE. Under our potential deal with China, they will purchase from our Great American Farmers practically as much as our Farmers can produce. — [...]
Gee, Do You Think Scott Pruitt Might Be In Some Trouble? Who Can Ever Say.
Do I hear banjo music? It’s Scott Pruitt’s swamp, and we’re all just swimming in it. We really need to stop predicting Pruitt’s imminent departure — obviously this guy could shoot a puppy in front of the White House, and Donald Trump [...]
I Was a Top Clinton Aide. Here’s What I Think About Comey’s Book.
I have never met Jim Comey. We overlapped briefly in the Obama administration—he, as FBI director; I as director of communications at the White House—have mutual friends and even the same literary agents. We’ve lived important parallel [...]