Category: Crime

Back In South Bend, Buttigieg Met By: ‘Stop Telling People to Shut Up!’

Back In South Bend, Buttigieg Met By: ‘Stop Telling People to Shut Up!’

Stepping off the trail to return to South Bend, Ind., in the wake of a deadly police shooting which left an African American resident of the city dead, Pete Buttigieg got a decidedly messy reception.

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Where Supreme Court’s Flowers Racial Bias Decision Fits Within Spectrum of Rulings

Where Supreme Court’s Flowers Racial Bias Decision Fits Within Spectrum of Rulings

It should be noted that the vast majority of cases that the Supreme Court accepts are decided unanimously.

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Former Acting FBI Chief: No Equivalence on How Hillary and Trump Acquire Opposition Info from Foreigners

Former Acting FBI Chief: No Equivalence on How Hillary and Trump Acquire Opposition Info from Foreigners

McCabe: '"Campaigns are allowed to hire individuals, foreign individuals and to pay those individuals for the services that they provide and I would add too, Chris, that the example of the Clinton campaign it is that very foreign individual that stepped forward and provided the information he had collected to the FBI because he was so troubled by what he was seeing.'

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Gillibrand on How To Prevent Va. Beach Shooting: ‘Ban Stocks … Universal Background Checks’

Gillibrand on How To Prevent Va. Beach Shooting: ‘Ban Stocks … Universal Background Checks’

Gillibrand outlined her plan to curtail gun violence such as that in Virginia Beach.

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Penn. Congresswoman Says ‘There Has Been a Shift’ Among Her Constituents Towards Impeachment

Penn. Congresswoman Says ‘There Has Been a Shift’ Among Her Constituents Towards Impeachment

'I would say 99 percent of the room, applauded in terms of impeachment inquiry.'

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Kamala Harris Goes Beyond Impeachment, Will ‘Absolutely’ Go After Trump Legally If She’s President

Kamala Harris Goes Beyond Impeachment, Will ‘Absolutely’ Go After Trump Legally If She’s President

'There is a clear track record of this president and members of his administration obstructing justice...'

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Mueller Statement ‘Will Amplify’ Calls for Impeachment

Mueller Statement ‘Will Amplify’ Calls for Impeachment

Rep. Swalwell: 'No president should be immunized in the way that this president has been immunized...'

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Restrictive Ala. Law Thrusts Abortion Into 2020 Race

Restrictive Ala. Law Thrusts Abortion Into 2020 Race

'Republican men are on the march to overturn Roe v. Wade.'

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Opinions

The Real Reason Behind Russia’s Struggling Economy

By Eliyahu Setton

And no, it's not Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump, or the Communist Party.

An Age Limit on the Presidency?

By Janet Ybarra

Carter, who today is 95, came out to say that even 80 years old is too old to be up for the all of what job of president demands.

We Need to Get Rid of the Useless Penny

By Winston Wang

Pennies cause more even more trouble than they are worth — quite literally.

Brett Kavanaugh Has No Business Serving on the Supreme Court

By Janet Ybarra

If now we cannot have faith in that investigation which was supposed to have cleared him, perhaps now we can no longer have faith in Kavanaugh's service on that high court.

Lying About His Statements, Donald Trump Seems To Think He Leads North Korea

By Janet Ybarra

Trump appears to be confused with his dear friend, the autocratic Kim Jong Un. This isn't North Korea. Trump can't say something--anything--especially on tape and think he can pretend he never said it.

September Democratic Presidential Debate Recap

By Allison Hellman

Another month gone, another Democratic debate to usher in the fall season.

Defeat Judicial Appointment for Steven Menashi (and All Those Like It)

By Janet Ybarra

Every once in a while, a Trump judicial nominee comes forward who is even more noticeably worse than the rest. Steven Menashi is one of those.

We Have Met Our Greatest Security Threat, and It Is Us

By Janet Ybarra

As we stop to remember the solemn events of September 11, 2001, perhaps we can recall nothing more important than the great spirit of togetherness and national unity that the terrible terrorist attacks of that day engendered across the nation.

The Brexit Will Tear the United Kingdom Apart

By Thomas Brown

I confess that, while I was never really on board with Brexit, the breathless warnings from the pro-EU camp were enough to push me into the pro-Brexit side.

Winning 2020 Will Be Harder Than Trump Thinks

By Janet Ybarra

Donald Trump will have to deal with a very unique challenge which other incumbent presidents have not had to face, at least in modern times, as he seeks a second term. And that's before he faces a single Democrat....