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How Rudy Giuliani went from a respected federal prosecutor and beloved NYC mayor to Trump's bag man

Rudy Giuliani. J Pat Carter/AP Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump's attorney, has been at the forefront of the administration's response to several controversies and legal issues. Giuliani was once the widely hailed mayor of America's largest city who lead the country through national tragedy. Recently, Giuliani became a key player in Trump's impeachment inquiry, found himself under federal investigation, and has represented the Trump campaign's unsubstantiated efforts to overturn the r...
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How 31-year-old Hope Hicks became the youngest White House communications director in history and a top executive at Fox before returning to counsel Trump

Former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks leaves the US Capitol after attending a closed door meeting with the House Intelligence Committee on February 27, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis Hope Hicks, 31, was one of President Donald Trump's most trusted advisers. Hicks had been with the Trump campaign — to use his words — "from the beginning." She left her job as White House communications director in February 2018 and joined Fox as a spokeswoman. She's returning to the White House as...
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Meet the 10 richest documented Russian billionaires, who have a collective net worth of almost $180 billion

Putin with Vladimir Potanin, the richest man in Russia that we know of. Mikhail Klimentyev/TASS via Getty Images The 10 richest Russian billionaires in the world, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, have a collective net worth of almost $180 billion. They are investors, businessmen, and owners of popular football clubs. Some of these men also have close ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is conspicuously absent from the list. Meet the 10 richest known Russian billiona...
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Photos show the moment President George W. Bush first learned of the 9/11 attacks

President George W. Bush confers with staff via telephone from his office aboard Air Force One during the flight from Sarasota to Barksdale Air Force Base. The U.S. National Archives After the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, heart-wrenching images surfaced and stirred the world. Photos released by the US National Archives in 2016 show exactly when President George W. Bush learned the US was under attack. See how Bush responded to what would be the defining moment of his presidency. ...
Tags: Politics, New York, Washington, Life, White House, New York City, US, Trends, Fbi, Bellevue, Nebraska, National Security Council, Louisiana, Air Force, World Trade Center, George W. Bush

How to fend off your conspiracy obsessed relatives during the holiday season

When Uncle Ted has a few drinks and starts screaming that the world is flat, have a few tactics ready to counter his bizarre rantsIt’s the holidays: time for eggnog, ironic Christmas sweaters, and interactions with relatives you’d avoid like the plague if you didn’t share DNA.Perhaps in past years, you’ve argued politics over the dinner table. But thanks to our internet echo chambers, things may now get even weirder. You could find yourself not just arguing over Donald Trump’s impeachment, but a...
Tags: Family, Life and style, Ted, Tom Hanks, US politics, Jp Morgan, Federal Reserve, Donald Trump, Robert Mueller, MEGHAN MARKLE

Memers respond to “trysexual” Roger Stone being found guilty on everything

One of Donald Trump’s most loyal henchmen, Roger Stone, was found guilty today of lying to Congress and obstructing an investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election. After deliberating for eight hours, a jury determined that 67-year-old Stone, who helped popularize the chant “Lock her up!” directed at Hillary Clinton during the campaign, was guilty of one count of witness tampering, one count of obstructing an official proceeding, and five counts of making false sta...
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After The Mueller Report, AOC Joins Rashida Tlaib's Impeachment Resolution

The Mueller report turned out to be much more damning for President Donald Trump than the four-page summary released by Attorney General William Barr disclosed, which now opens the door for House Democrats to investigate whether the president obstructed justice and consider impeachment.Not that the Democratic leadership is considering going down that road. Even before the public release of the (partially redacted) report, impeachment was a political minefield. But freshman members of Congress s...
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Mueller Report Reveals What We All Already Knew: Sarah Huckabee Sanders Is A Liar

President Donald Trump is not the only one who is not looking so great after Special Counsel Robert Mueller's redacted report was finally released to the public Thursday. In addition to the report outlining out the president attempted to obstruct justice, it shone light on the culture of lying that runs rampant in the White House, frequently led by Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders.Sanders is notoriously combative with the press corps, often blatantly lying or just straight up refusing to ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, White House, Dnc, Cnn, Fbi, Press, Donald Trump, Abc News, George Stephanopoulos, Sarah, James Comey, Trump, Sanders, Democratic Party, Ryan

Mueller Report Revels What We All Already Knew: Sarah Huckabee Sanders Is A Liar

President Donald Trump is not the only one who is not looking so great after Special Counsel Robert Mueller's redacted report was finally released to the public Thursday. In addition to the report outlining out the president attempted to obstruct justice, it shone light on the culture of lying that runs rampant in the White House, frequently led by Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders.Sanders is notoriously combative with the press corps, often blatantly lying or just straight up refusing to ...
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Mueller Report Highlights: Trump Is F*cked, Hope Hicks Is Confused & Ivanka Is Mentioned A LOT

It's been almost two years since Special Counsel Robert Mueller was appointed to lead an investigation into the Russian government's efforts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election and to determine if the Trump campaign colluded in any way with those efforts.During the course of the investigation, Mueller's team has brought charges against six Trump associates and 25 Russians for interfering in the election. In late March, Mueller delivered the completed report to Attorney General Willia...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Putin, White House, Russia, Fbi, Hillary Clinton, Moscow, Russian Federation, Clinton, Trump, Sanders, Don, Jeff, Hope Hicks, Trump Tower

Ivanka Trump's Lawyer Tried To Change Michael Cohen's 2017 Testimony

The first daughter and White House advisor's schedule isn't public, but we'll keep you posted on her goings-on every weekBack in 2017, Ivanka Trump's lawyer allegedly suggested changes to Michael Cohen's statements to Congress in order to distance the first daughter from the deal to build a Trump Tower in Moscow, according to emails reviewed by Vanity Fair.Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal attorney and a convicted felon, said during an explosive congressional testimony last month ...
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The Mueller Report Reveals No Collusion — But Lots Of Russian Interference

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report is on its way to being released. In a summary to Congress on Sunday, Attorney General William Barr summarized the report's findings. In short: there will be no further indictments and no collusion was discovered from the Trump camp.In describing the investigation's findings of Russian interference with the 2016 election, it determined that there was no conspiracy or coordination with Russian efforts from the Trump campaign or anyone associated with it.It ...
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Nancy Pelosi Promises She Won’t Let The Mueller Report Stay Classified

Robert Mueller’s two-year investigation into possible collusion between President Donald Trump and Russia was submitted to Attorney General William Barr on Friday, and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is pledging to fight to declassify its findings so lawmakers are free to discuss them publicly.Pelosi warned fellow members of the House that the Justice Department may try to only reveal the report’s findings to a select few top Republicans and Democrats in the House and Senate in an effort to hide the...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Congress, Senate, Russia, Fbi, Gop, Hillary Clinton, House, Nancy Pelosi, Donald Trump, Justice Department, Clinton, Congressional, Pelosi, Senate judiciary

Ohio Revokes Funding For Planned Parenthood

This week, Planned Parenthood locations all across Ohio were notified by the Ohio Department of Health that they would no longer receive funding in accordance with state law.Their funding was revoked after a federal appeals court ruling upheld an Ohio law instated in 2016 which forbids the state from providing preventative health funding to any organization that “performs or promotes” non-therapeutic abortions. A non-therapeutic abortion is any abortion that is not considered a medical necessit...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Ohio, Cleveland, Cincinnati, Acton, Ohio Department of Health, Metro News, Sixth U S Circuit Court of Appeals, Robert Mueller, Greater Ohio, Trump Russia, Iris Harvey, Planned Parenthood Southwest Ohio, Amy Acton

Ivanka Trump Is Spared From Being Investigated By Democrats — For Now

The first daughter and White House advisor's schedule isn't public, but we'll keep you posted on her goings-on every week.Ivanka Trump is in the eye of the storm. As Democrats aggressively pursue several lines of inquiry into possible wrongdoing by her father, President Donald Trump, the first daughter and senior White House advisor has not been officially summoned to testify before Congress. The same can't be said for her husband and fellow presidential advisor Jared Kushner, or her siblings E...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Congress, White House, Politico, House, Donald Trump, Jared, Trump, Eric, Moscow Russia, Trump Tower, Ivanka, Ivanka Trump, Gerry Connolly, Robert Kraft

The TIME Person Of The Year Includes 4 Journalists & One Newspaper

The TIME person of the year this year is, once more, a group of people. The magazine has chosen "The Guardians and the War on Truth," a group that includes four journalists and one newspaper. The journalists are Jamal Khashoggi, Maria Ressa, Wa Lone, and Kyaw Soe Oo, and the newspaper is the Capital Gazette which operates in Annapolis, Maryland.Earlier this year, the offices of the Capital Gazette were attacked by a gunman who killed four journalists and one assistant. Khashoggi was a Washingto...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Washington Post, Myanmar, Yemen, Person Of The Year, Trump, Reuters, Mueller, Annapolis Maryland, Rosenthal, Capital Gazette, Robert Mueller, Philipines, Rappler, Khashoggi

What Happens Now That The Mueller Probe Directly Connected Trump To A Federal Crime?

For nearly two years, there’s been endless speculation about whether or not President Donald Trump is guilty of collusion with Russia to win the 2016 election. While the investigation is ongoing on that, federal prosecutors led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller have connected Trump to a federal crime for the first time.Court documents filed by the Justice Department say that Michael Cohen, Trump’s former personal attorney, arranged illegal, secret payments to repress information about his extra...
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Robert Mueller Is Looking Into Ivanka & Don Jr.

Special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating Ivanka and Donald Trump Jr.'s role in attempting to build a Trump Tower skyscraper in Moscow, according to a Yahoo! News report.The news was confirmed on Thursday when Michael Cohen, President Trump's former attorney, pleaded guilty to lying about the proposed deal to Congress. Multiple sources confirmed to Yahoo that Ivanka, a senior White House advisor, and Don Jr., the president's oldest son, worked on the project. A "separate source familiar w...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Yahoo, White House, Moscow, Michael, Trump, Don, Senate Judiciary Committee, Cohen, Michael Cohen, Trump Tower, Ivanka, Yahoo News, Mueller, Donald Trump Jr

Trump's Body Language Reveals How He Feels About Journalists, Especially Women Of Color

President Trump has never made his contempt for the press a secret. In recent weeks, as the country has seen multiple mass shootings, a groundbreaking midterm election, and devastating wildfires, the president has used his platform to hammer home his belief that the greatest threat facing America is the "Fake News Media, the true Enemy of the People."At a press conference last Wednesday, after the midterm election results revealed that Republicans would maintain control of the U.S. Senate but l...
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Morning Docket: 10.23.18

* Lawyer for Hughes Hubbard partner wants the other side to whip it out. [Law360] * What if Martindale and Avvo came together into one website that no one looks at? [American Lawyer] * Court says Michael Avenatti stiffed a contractor on the same day he's kicked out of his office for being a deadbeat, further solidifying his position as the "liberal version of Trump." [LA Times] * Speaking of Trump, insurers can now kill your coverage over the pre-existing condition of "acne." [NY Times] * Ju...
Tags: Law, Sex, Harvard, Racism, Masturbation, Department Of Justice, Donald Trump, Biglaw, Trump, Steven Hammond, Avvo, LA Times, Mueller, Ty Cobb, Robert Mueller, Martindale

The Diary Of A Senior Legislative Assistant On Capitol Hill

Despite the U.S. House of Representatives becoming increasingly diverse, only 13.7% of senior staffers on the House are people of color – compared with 38% of the country as a whole. Organizations like Staff Up Congress are seeking to close the gap. In this series, we profile young women participating in this program.Name: Imani AugustusAge: 24Originally from: Charlotte, NCWorks as: Senior Legislative Assistant for Rep. Tim Walz, MN-1, a DemocratBio: Augustus has worked for Rep. Walz since 2015...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Minnesota, Congress, America, House, Capitol Hill, Black Lives Matter, Nea, Hill, Dunkin Donuts, Augustus, U S House of Representatives, Kavanaugh, Walz, Tim Walz

The Many, Many Questions Brett Kavanaugh Refused To Answer

As four days of raucous hearings comes to an end, supporters of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh can rest easy knowing his ascension to the highest court is still very likely. For the rest of us — those who know the difference between abortion and contraception, who understand what’s at stake not just for people with uteruses, but for workers, students who have been fired upon by the automatic weapons Kavanaugh doesn’t find “unusual” enough to ban, people with pre-existing conditions, peop...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Supreme Court, Washington, Senate, America, Republican Party, Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Trump, Ginsburg, Alex Kozinski, Roe, Sen Orrin Hatch, Kavanaugh, Hodges

Donald Trump’s super crappy week told entirely in memes

You've no doubt heard by now that Donald Trump is having a crappy week. Like, super crappy.
Tags: Politics, Lifestyle, Hillary Clinton, Memes, Donald Trump, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Melania Trump, Michael Cohen, Robert Mueller, Paul Manafort, Bob Mueller

How Will Michael Cohen & Paul Manafort's Legal Drama Impact Trump?

Paul Manafort Photo: Jose Luis Magana/AP Photo. Tuesday was not a good day for President Donald Trump. Two of his closest associates, Michael Cohen and Paul Manafort, had their day in court and are now both facing time in prison.Cohen, Trump's longtime personal lawyer, pleaded guilty to eight federal crimes that ranged from campaign finance violations to tax evasion. Manafort, Trump's former campaign chairman, was found guilty by a Virginia jury on eight separate charges related to tax evas...
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Melania Trump Talks Cyberbullying While Her Husband Lashes Out On Twitter

First lady Melania Trump took the stage at a cyberbullying summit as part of her Be Best campaign Monday — on the same morning as President Donald Trump attacked a Justice Department official on Twitter.In her remarks at the Federal Partners in Bullying Prevention Cyberbullying Prevention Summit, she warned against the "destructive and harmful" effects of using social media "incorrectly.""Let’s face it: most children are more aware of the benefits and pitfalls of social media than some adults, ...
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Paul Manafort's Closet May Have Cost Millions, But These Tweets Are Priceless

Some stories just write themselves, don't they? There's nothing less amusing than the current state of affairs, of course, but the Paul Manafort trial is shaping up to be quite the comedy hour. And we're not talking alternative facts. It turns out that Manafort, the former Trump campaign chairman who is facing a cool 18 charges of tax and bank fraud, is also a fashion victim.The second day of special counsel prosecutor Robert Mueller's trial revealed that, in the past five years, Manafort spent...
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What Happened In This Iconic Photo Of Angela Merkel & Donald Trump?

This week, the annual G-7 summit was held in Charlevoix, Quebec in Canada, and this remarkable photo, taken by Jesco Denzel of the Associated Press, has become a defining example of President Donald Trump’s attitude toward the United States’ closest allies, the G-7. Let's take a look at the story behind the photo.What’s Happening HereIn the picture, Trump is seated, while the G-7 leaders stand around him — each with palpably tense facial expressions. German Chancellor Angela Merkel, whose offic...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Instagram, Angela Merkel, Russia, Singapore, US, Ukraine, Cnn, Canada, Britain, United States, Shinzo Abe, New York Times, Crimea, Merkel

Melania Trump Is Set To Make Her First Public Appearance In Weeks

After 24 days without being seen in public, first lady Melania Trump will be attending a White House event honoring Gold Star families on on Monday night.The last time the first lady participated in an official event was May 10, when she accompanied President Donald Trump to Andrews Air Force Base. There, the couple greeted three newly-released American prisoners who were returning to the United States following captivity in North Korea.On May 14, the White House announced she had been admitted...
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Black Women Are Running In Record Numbers — But Are They Getting The Support They Need?

When Dr. Adia McClellan Winfrey, a Democrat competing for a U.S. House seat in Alabama’s 3rd District, was first exploring her run, she met with a higher-up in the Democratic Party. The official, who himself was Black, told her matter-of-factly that although she’s a highly qualified candidate, there’s no way she could win.“He told me there’s no point in continuing it,” Dr. Winfrey tells Refinery29. “‘You can’t win because you’re Black.’ It was really an eye-opener. That meeting showed me where ...
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