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Maxine Waters Becomes Target Of Fake News

Maxine Waters Becomes Target Of Fake News

A quote purportedly uttered by Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) has gained momentum on social media and radio ― even though she never said the words. A Facebook account that supports President Donald Trump posted a doctored photo that appeared to show Waters on CNN and a banner that read: “Waters: SCOTUS pick should be illegal immigrant.” […]

FBI: Man who planned alleged attack on Cleveland wanted to give explosive-filled cars to military children

FBI: Man who planned alleged attack on Cleveland wanted to give explosive-filled cars to military children

USA Today NetworkWKYC-TV, Cleveland Published 7:10 a.m. ET July 2, 2018 | Updated 10:31 a.m. ET July 2, 2018 Ohio State Promo(Photo: Shane Music) CLEVELAND – Federal authorities arrested a man Sunday who allegedly planned a terrorist-style attack in downtown Cleveland on July 4. The FBI said Monday that Demetrius Nathaniel Pitts – also known as Abdur […]

Dem senator: 'Abolishing ICE will accomplish nothing' unless we change Trump's policies

Dem senator: 'Abolishing ICE will accomplish nothing' unless we change Trump's policies

Dem senator: ‘Abolishing ICE will accomplish nothing’ unless we change Trump’s policies  The Hill ‘Abolish ICE’ isn’t about open borders  CNN Trump, Looking to Midterms, Attacks Democrats on Calls to Abolish ICE  New York Times Full coverage Source link

Republican wins Texas special election for House seat

Republican wins Texas special election for House seat

Voters in Texas went to the polls Saturday to replace Blake Farenthold, a Republican congressman who resigned in April after sexual harassment allegations. (Susan Walsh/AP) Republican Michael Cloud will become the newest member of Congress, after winning a Texas special election Saturday to replace a GOP congressman who resigned amid sexual harassment claims. Cloud finished […]

Cal Poly Pomona security officer killed, suspect fatally shot on campus

Cal Poly Pomona security officer killed, suspect fatally shot on campus

10:35 p.m.: This article was updated with quotes from authorities and the university. 9:55 p.m.: This article was updated with information about the suspect and the victim. 9:15 p.m.: This article was updated with additional information from authorities and a student. 6:50 p.m.: This article was updated with information about a call made to the […]

Axios: Trump privately says he wants to withdraw from WTO

Axios: Trump privately says he wants to withdraw from WTO

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Broken in two: Democrats divided after Rep. Crowley's defeat

Broken in two: Democrats divided after Rep. Crowley's defeat

Assistant Minority Leader James Clyburn of South Carolina, the third-ranking House Democrat, suggested the problem was more specific to Cowley himself. “Joe is a great guy, but I don’t think he paid enough attention to those constituents at home,” Clyburn said. But on the left, the takeaway couldn’t have been more different. Ezra Levin, the […]

In North Dakota, Trump says Justice Kennedy's retirement highlights need for more Republicans

In North Dakota, Trump says Justice Kennedy's retirement highlights need for more Republicans

President Trump blasted Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and touted Rep. Kevin Cramer in a Fargo, North Dakota, rally Wednesday night, as he made the case for electing more Republicans to the U.S. Senate. The retirement of Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, Mr. Trump said, highlights the need for those in North Dakota and elsewhere to […]

Judge Orders Migrant Families Separated at Border to Be Reunited Within 30 Days

Judge Orders Migrant Families Separated at Border to Be Reunited Within 30 Days

Updated June 27, 2018 2:41 a.m. ET A federal judge ordered the Trump administration to stop separating migrant families and reunite all children with their parents within 30 days, ruling that the “situation has reached a crisis level.” The nationwide preliminary injunction by U.S. District Judge Dana Sabraw late Tuesday comes in a class action […]

'People were pretty scared' Passengers describe tense scene after woman's outburst on Spirit flight from Houston

'People were pretty scared' Passengers describe tense scene after woman's outburst on Spirit flight from Houston

HOUSTON, Texas — Passengers on a Spirit Airlines flight are describing the tense scene when a woman had a mid-flight meltdown on the way from Houston to Minneapolis. Eyewitness video taken by passenger Chianti Washington shows a woman pacing frantically up the aisle of the Minneapolis-bound plane, screaming hysterically. It happened after the flight made […]