Leading Democrat candidates for the presidency in 2020 called last month’s reported attack on Jussie Smollett an “attempted modern day lynching,” and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) blamed President Donald Trump.
Empire actor Jussie Smollet could receive prison time if he is found to have filed a false report with the Chicago Police Department regarding his alleged attack last month.
Nearly two billion voters in 52 countries around the world will head to the polls this year to elect their leaders.
Lawyers for Empire actor Jussie Smollett say their client is “angered” and “further victimized” by accusations that he staged his own assault in Chicago last month.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) delivered an “inaugural address” in her Congressional District on Saturday afternoon, declaring that issues like the “right to migrate” will not be negotiable.
Former Rep. Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke (D-TX) said on Friday evening in Wisconsin that “hatred” and “racism” have defined Donald Trump’s presidency.
Key figures from President Donald Trump’s base are pushing hard for him to nominate U.S. Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell to be the next U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Breitbart News has learned.
Veteran pollster Pat Caddell passed away Saturday at his home in Charleston, SC, at the age of 68. His willingness to challenge conventional political wisdom – combined with his decades of campaign experience – set him apart as a political strategist who got things right when so many others got them wrong. This was strikingly…
State Department Spokeswoman Heather Nauert has withdrawn her name from consideration as the next U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations due to the “grueling” impact it has had on her family over the past two months.
Pat Caddell, the pollster responsible for Jimmy Carter’s win who later backed Donald Trump, died Saturday at the age of 68.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department says Heather Nauert, picked by President Donald Trump to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations but never officially nominated, has withdrawn.
The Chicago Police Department believe Empire actor Jussie Smollett staged an attack on himself last month, according to a report.
Dozens of protesters railing against President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration to build a wall along the U.S. southern border with Mexico were arrested outside the Trump International Hotel & Tower in New York City Friday evening.
On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks argued that Democrats have made it difficult “for a lot of moderates to support anything.” Brooks stated, “As Donald Trump makes it extremely hard to think about supporting somebody like that, I find the Democrats have done an outstanding job of making it hard for a lot of…
Kamala Harris and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat: CNN, Leftist Media Go Shopping with Democrat Presidential Candidate
In case it was not obvious already that the establishment leftist media is in the tank for the Democrats against the Republicans, CNN’s Maeve Reston made it abundantly clear on Saturday when she tweeted about going shopping with 2020 Democrat presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA).
After news broke that Colin Kaepernick won a multi-million dollar settlement from the NFL, former Kansas City Chiefs player Larry Johnson slammed the former 49er for “taking money from an oppressor.” While singing a confidentiality agreement that prevents him from talking about it.
Mexican authorities in the western coastal state of Colima have discovered 69 bodies in a series of mass graves. Cartel gunmen used the graves to dispose of their victims. The discovery came after two cartel gunmen led authorities to the site in hopes of receiving a lesser sentence.
Kidnappers in the Mexican coastal state of Veracruz dumped the body of a woman in a vacant lot inside of a garbage bag after her husband could not pay a ransom of 4 million pesos ($51,912 USD). The kidnappers also left a taunting message to the victim’s husband blaming not paying for his wife’s death.
Clyburn: I’m Not Optimistic Disapproval Resolution on Emergency Declaration Passes Senate – ‘Great Possibility’ House Sues
On Saturday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “AM Joy,” House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-SC) stated that there’s “a great possibility” the House of Representatives will sue President Trump over his emergency declaration and that he isn’t optimistic the Senate will pass a resolution of disapproval. Clyburn said, “I really believe the votes are there in order to…
Authorities in Mexico are investigating the execution of a local man after finding his body just behind a shelter where more than 1700 caravan migrants are housed. The half-buried victim is not a migrant and had been there for several weeks before authorities found his remains. The caravan migrants are waiting for an opportunity to claim…
An Ohio performing arts center advertised a child’s birthday party package where kids could play a game with Nerf guns called “Shoot the President,” causing a stir among community members.
BERLIN (AP) – German police say hundreds of passengers have been taken off a high-speed train at the Frankfurt airport station after a pistol was found in a toilet on board.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (NY), a 2020 Democrat presidential contender, enthusiastically told attendees at a New Hampshire campaign event on Friday that she backs “X” as a third federally recognized gender.
Karl Marx’s grave in Highgate Cemetery, London, has been defaced with anti-Communist graffiti, branding the dead thinker an “architect of genocide”.
On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks stated that President Trump’s national emergency declaration is the president “giving himself a performance trophy” after he lost the government shutdown. Brooks said, “Yeah, well, this is awful. You know, I don’t think it has anything to do with any invasion, as he claimed. I think he…
Tehran dismisses accusations by US Vice President, saying it ‘supports Jews’ but is ‘against Zionists’.
Police say the man who opened fire in the gun-free Henry Pratt Company facility in Aurora, Illinois, had his Firearm Owner’s Identification (FOID) card revoked and possessed his gun illegally.
Factory manager and human resources official are among Gary Martin’s five victims, local police chief says.
Three 14-year-olds and one 12-year-old have been charged with rape after they allegedly stalked and attacked a woman they saw get off of a bus.
During Friday’s Democratic Weekly Address, Senator Pat Leahy (D-VT) discussed the government funding deal struck by Congress, and said, “we rejected the toxic and hate-filled immigration policies of President Trump.”
After making threats for months, Donald Trump has finally declared the US-Mexico border a national emergency.
Three armed suspects were caught on video fleeing after the owner of the home they were targeting opened fire.
Narendra Modi under pressure from supporters to punish Pakistan for suicide attack on Indian paramilitary convoy.
President Donald Trump said Friday that Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe nominated him for the Nobel Peace Prize based on his work to promote peace between North and South Korea.
In 2018, Bangladesh launched a ‘war on drugs’ after the proliferation of illegal substances, mostly pills called ‘yaba’.
Liza Goitein, an “expert” at the Brennan Center for Justice, said on Friday that President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency could allow him to take money from Americans’ bank accounts, shutter radio stations, and unleash biological agents.
The Kentucky Senate voted 31-6 Thursday to advance legislation that would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected — usually six or seven weeks into pregnancy.
Brexit has created a war of words on bridges, boats and buses – some entirely false.
Saudi students attending US colleges got away after being charged with crimes like murder and rape.
Michael Calvey, the US founder of one of Russia’s biggest private equity firms, has been accused of fraud in Russia.
Sen. Jim Inhofe said Saturday he does not oppose Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan becoming the next defense secretary.
Postponement of presidential poll prompts concerns among opposition politicians, supporters over possible rigging.
Rock band R.E.M lodged a successful copyright claim against President Trump’s Twitter account, which led to Twitter removing a video mocking Democratic lawmakers and featuring the band’s hit song “Everybody Hurts.”
They’re unmasking violent behaviour of Sudan’s security forces on the women-only Facebook group ‘Minbar Chat’.
British citizen who wore Qatar jersey at Asian Cup says he was stabbed, left bleeding and deprived of food in prison.
Calls for revenge attacks against Kashmiris after suicide bomber kills 42 Indian troopers in the disputed region.
Pope Francis focused his homily on Friday on urging the faithful to resist “the wickedness and ugliness of our time” by not giving in to fears of migrants and refugees.
People anxiously search for clean water, have no money to buy food, and blocked roads hinder movement.
World’s leaders debate some of the biggest challenges of today, including Yemen war and fight against ISIL.
Actor Jim Carrey showed off his latest piece of politically-provocative artwork on Friday, declaring the birth of President Donald Trump the country’s “real state of emergency.”
Top Chinese diplomat and US vice president exchange barbs over telecoms giant’s relationship with Beijing.
The UK is on ‘the wrong side of the law’ in Yemen by sanctioning weapons exports to Riyadh, the House of Lords says.
Del Rio Sector Border Patrol agents rescued 17 migrants from drowning in the Rio Grande River in three incidents on Thursday.
India’s foreign ministry said US supports New Delhi’s right to self-defence against cross-border attacks.
The former papal nuncio to the United States has declared that the upcoming Vatican summit on clerical sex abuse seems doomed to failure because of an unwillingness to address the root causes of the crisis, notably the extensive homosexual network in the Church.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized 86 pounds of methamphetamine estimated to be worth more than $1.7 million during two separate vehicles inspections. The seizures occurred on Wednesday at two different ports of entry in Laredo, Texas. The alleged seizures resulted in the arrests of two Mexican nationals on drug smuggling charges.
The reasons for this are quite obvious: the media know a reckoning is on the horizon, and they are buying time in the hopes of finding a way to wriggle out of it.
Krista Schlyer saw the arm of a yellow excavator emerge from the treetops in La Parida Banco National Wildlife Refuge on Thursday morning. Soon, this tract will be bisected by…
From the Drudge Report to The New York Times, sex robots are rapidly becoming a part of the national conversation about the future of sex and relationships. Behind the headlines,…
Kim will reportedly visit Vietnamese manufacturing and industrial areas before meeting with the US leader in Hanoi.
Fashion industry leaders want the UK to be able to continue to recruit and trade freely with Europe.
Leftist scholar Noam Chomsky has a message for voters who refused to cast their ballots for Hillary Clinton to prevent Donald Trump from winning the White House: You made a…
Security camera footage shows the remains being carried inside the consul general’s residence, where the well is located.
Everyone has a project. For about 20 years, mine has been mission to find an objective definition of total jerks. See, I believe that in a free society you don’t…
Last Week Tonight host John Oliver had harsh words for Donald Trump in a new Newsweek interview — and discussed why he wouldn’t even want to speak to the American president.…
Fifty years ago, the Beatles entered their final year as a working rock ’n’ roll band. And in the ensuing decades, the reasons for their eventual disbandment have been debated ad…
“Working people are very smart and very discerning. They want jobs, they want revenue, they want the kinds of things that government can do for them,” he said.
Paul Manafort is keeping one big secret — and that’s a ticket out of jail for both him and Donald Trump
One thing you have to remember about these guys: it’s always worse than you think it is. So it goes with Paul Manafort, former Trump campaign chairman, current resident of…
Trump booster crashes and burns on CNN after claiming president is already building his wall — but can’t say where
CNN host Victor Blackwell busted a supporter of Donald Trump who insisted the president is already building his border wall by forcing him to admit that he really has no…
On Friday, The Wall Street Journal posted a behind-the-scenes deep dive into President Trump’s signature issue, a wall along the United States’ southern border. In the story, written by Michael…
The German leader and US vice president disagree over the best approach to Iran, with Merkel favouring negotiations.
Former Washington DC archbishop becomes the highest-ranking churchman to be dismissed from clerical state.
The attack comes hours before the electoral commission announced the postponement of Nigeria elections.
A young homeless man was rushed to hospital after being sprayed in the face and hands with a corrosive substance on Paris’s subway on Friday.
The Italian authorities have discovered the Nigerian mafia luring young women to Italy and using a combination of threats and voodoo rituals to force them into sexual slavery.
The Vatican announced Saturday that former-cardinal Theodore McCarrick will be laicized after finding him guilty of serial homosexual abuse.
Gilets Jaunes (Yellow Vest) movement member Christophe Chalençon announced that the anti-establishment movement has “paramilitaries” ready to overthrow the French government. Mr Chalençon made the claim following an interview with Italian media this week after being asked about his meeting with Five Star Movement leader Luigi Di Maio earlier this month BFMTV reports. Despite the interview being over, the cameras…
US, North Korean leaders to meet for second round of talks in February but there is not much hope among North Koreans.
Massive protests continue in Sudan despite government crackdown. Plus, India’s media and the Ambani brothers.
Originally scheduled for Saturday, Prince Mohammed’s arrival in Islamabad has been delayed by a day.
Electoral commission made the move hours before millions of Nigerians were to start voting in the presidential election.
On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher urged Democrats to not eat their own in 2020 and defended Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA), Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), and former Representative Beto O’Rourke (D-TX) from criticisms they have received. Maher began by saying, “Let’s not eat…
On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher stated that President Trump’s national emergency declaration is “more of that slow-moving coup that I keep talking about.” Maher said, “[T]his is fundamental, really serious, democracy hanging by a thread kind of stuff, it is. It’s more of that slow-moving coup that I keep talking about. The…
The two men connected to the alleged staged attack on Empire actor Jussie Smollett were released without charges late Friday due to “new evidence” resulting from their interrogation, the Chicago Police Department announced.
Friday on MSNBC’s “All In,” Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) called on Americans to protest across the country to send President Donald Trump a message that his declaration of a national emergency on the U.S.-Mexico border is “fake.”
Michael Monico, the high-powered criminal defense attorney representing longtime Trump lawyer Michael Cohen, revealed Thursday that he is also representing Empire star Jussie Smollett, the actor-singer reports indicate may have been involved in staging an attack on himself last month.
On Friday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Cuomo Primetime,” House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) said that President Trump’s statement that he “didn’t need to” declare a national emergency is “a body blow to his case.” Host Chris Cuomo asked, “So, do you believe that those words will weigh heavy in any legal reckoning of the move?” Nadler…
A red flag law and universal background checks failed to stop the Aurora, Illinois, shooting that killed five people Friday.
President Donald Trump suggested Friday that he is learning not to trust GOP leaders as he pushes for a border wall and promotes his popular pro-American trade and immigration agendas.
On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “All In,” California Governor Gavin Newsom (D) announced he will endorse Senator Kamala Harris’ (D-CA) candidacy for president. Newsom said, “I’m very enthusiastic about Kamala Harris. … I’ll be endorsing her candidacy for president. I know her well. I’ve known her for decades, not only as district attorney, where she did…
‘The proclamation of a monarch’: Conservative writer tears apart the sloppy legal argument behind Trump’s national emergency
David French, while not a fan of President Donald Trump, has not been among the conservatives and ex-Republicans who completely turned their backs on the GOP in the face of…
On Friday, CNN reported that special counsel Robert Mueller agrees with the Probation Department’s recommendation of a prison sentence of 19.5 to 24.5 years for President Donald Trump’s former campaign…
On Friday, a gunman killed five and wounded five police officers at the Henry Pratt Company manufacturing plant in Aurora, a suburb southwest of Chicago. “It’s a shame that mass…
Virgin Group billionaire Richard Branson announced on Friday the launch of an effort to raise $100 million in 60 days for the people of Venezuela centered around “Venezuela Aid Live,” a concert featuring some of the biggest names in the Latin American music industry.
During their evaluation of an empty Philadelphia home, agents for ABC Capital Investments discovered a bladed tripwire booby trap.
How Elliott Abrams found himself at the center of a dark Reagan-era conspiracy to spring a CIA-linked trafficker
When U.S. policymakers needed to spring a convicted CIA-connected drug trafficker doing hard time in federal prison, who did they call? Trump’s infamous appointed special envoy to Venezuela, Elliott Abrams,…
Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost is pressing an investigation into severe — and ultimately deadly — patient neglect at a nursing facility.
A clique of far left New York politicians wanted Amazon to pledge it would refuse to work with ICE if it came to New York.
Russia, Turkey, and Iran have not agreed on new military operations against al-Qaeda-linked jihadis gaining ground in Syria’s Idlib province in recent weeks despite a Moscow-Ankara agreement to rein them in, a spokesman for President Vladimir Putin reportedly revealed on Thursday.
Activists successfully campaigned to get the Pledge of Allegiance reinstated into the Santa Barbara Community College’s board meeting agenda.