Democratic presidential candidates spent hundreds of dollars on Uber and Lyft even as they supported the boycott of the ride-hailing services back in May.
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San Francisco board rebrands 'convicted felon' as 'justice-involved person,' sanitizes other crime lingo
Crime-ridden San Francisco has introduced new sanitized language for criminals, getting rid of words such as “offender” and “addict” while changing “convicted felon” to “justice-involved person.”
The “outing” of 22 women who made sexually explicit videos has ruined their life, said a lawyer representing the women in a San Diego court Tuesday.
California county fair employees squandered hundreds of thousands of taxpayers’ dollars on unofficial travel, extravagant meals and alcohol, an audit report shows.
Insurgent Democratic presidential candidate Marianne Williamson claims that “powerful forces” of the left are to keep her away from the third Democratic debate next month with smears.
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is facing scrutiny over his 1976 comments that diversity in the U.S. was “a bunch of poppycock.”
A liberal man who claims to be part of the one percent has recalled his suffering from wealth anxiety in a tone-deaf illustrated essay, saying “I think having this much money is wrong.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez continues to shun responsibility for heightened tensions among House Democrats, distancing herself from her former chief of staff Saikrat Chakrabarti whose attacks on moderates she called “divisive.
Dem rival to Maine's Collins must face probe over admitted campaign finance violations, state's GOP says
The Maine Republican Party is calling for a probe into Democratic U.S.Senatecandidate Sara Gideon over allegedcampaign finance violations to which she has admitted.
Sen. Bernie Sanders says “99.9 percent of gun owners” would never commit gun violence, but wants them to make “concessions” following the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio.
On an earnings call today, Disney head Bob Iger announced that the classic franchise is among those getting the reboot treatment for the company’s streaming platform, Disney+, which is expected to launch this November,comicbook.com reports.
NBC News contributor Frank Figliuzzi said Tuesday that President Trump’s decision to fly American flags half-staff until Aug. 8--in response to the El Paso and Dayton mass shootings-- could be seenby white supremacists asanod to Adolf Hitler.
Affluent liberals in Washington suburb resort to 'racial, economic stereotypes' to protest affordable housing proposal
Protests have erupted at one of the most affluent and liberal U.S. counties after a local government proposed increasing the availability of affordable housing in the area.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez blasted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Monday over a picture of men – wearing “team Mitch” T-shirts –“groping and choking” a cardboard cutout of her.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif reportedly received an invitation to meet President Trump in the White House last month but Tehran decided against such meeting.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said Friday that she finds “common ground” with some members of the Republican Party -- but criticized the GOP for becoming a “political mob.
New Hampshire Republican Gov. Chris Sununu slammed Massachusettsofficials Friday, accusing them of being responsible for the shocking crash in his state that killed seven bikers.
A historic arms control treated signed between President Ronald Reagan and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev three decades was scrapped after President Trump decided to withdraw on Friday.
Prosecutors say the Seattle software engineer arrested over the hacking of Capital One repeatedly boasted about the hack and has threatened to “shoot up” a California social media company.
Harris mocks Gabbard attack on her AG record, calls herself 'top tier' while rival at 'zero or 1 percent'
Sen.Kamala Harris mocked 2020 opponent Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, after the lawmaker from Hawaiislammed the Californian's record as a prosecutor on the debate stage Wednesday.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez agreed that Israel is “criminal” in its treatment of Palestinians, whom she said haveno other choice but to “riot” against the Jewish state.
Authorities claim a Seattle software engineer was responsible for the hacking of Capital One and obtained the personal data of over 100 million people in what appears to be one of the biggest breaches of a big bank inhistory.
Russian suspect in $4B Bitcoin fraud is sued in California; US, Russia seek his extradition from Greece
A Russiansuspect linked to a $4 billion Bitcoin fraud case--whose extradition from Greece is sought by U.S. authorities --has now been hit with a civil lawsuit in California.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will meet Friday with far-left Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortezin an effort to stop the recent infighting between the Democratic Party's progressive and moderate blocs in the lower chamber of Congress.
The HouseOversight Committee announcedWednesday that it had postponed a vote on whether to recommend thatWhite House counselor Kellyanne Conway be held in contempt of Congress, as talks continued with the Trump administration.
Portland, Ore.,Mayor Ted Wheeler seemed to shun responsibility for allowing Antifa to freely roam the streets and commit violence in the city, insisting he always orders the police to “enforce the law.
Tlaib likens boycott of Israel to Nazi Germany in floor speech against resolution to condemn Jewish state boycott
Rep. Rashida Tlaib compared the boycott movement of Israel to the American boycott of Nazi Germany on Tuesday.
Top liberal think tank has warned that President Trump’s immigration message is actually winning among most voters and makes Democrats appear weak on enforcement.
Top liberal think tank has warned that President Trump’s immigration message is actually winning among most voters and makes Democrats appear weak on enforcement.
Democratic governors are sounding the alarm that the increasingly far-left positions taken by the party's2020presidential candidates are harming electoral chances of down-ballot candidates.
High-profile Democrats are decrying a controversial resolution fromRep. Ilhan Omaraffirmingthe right to boycott Israel, even as they rally behind her and three other first-term congresswomen attacked by President Trump.
New Hampshire lawmaker says American slavery had nothing to do with racism, just 'business decision'
A lawmaker in New Hampshire said this week that American slavery had nothing to do with racism and was just a purely about economics.
Kamala Harris, a critic of Acosta's Epstein plea deal, under fire for agreement she negotiated as California AG
Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris is facing questions over a plea deal her office negotiated during her stint as California’s attorney general that allowed a disgraced former San Diego mayor to avoid registering as a sex offender and dodge jail time.
Rep. Ilhan Omar promised to continue being President Trump’s "nightmare" as she received a warm welcome in her Minnesota district on Thursday, following a turbulent week in which she repeatedly clashed with the White House.
Omar introduces resolution defending boycott of Israel, likens it to boycotts of Nazi Germany, Soviet Union
U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar proposed a resolution this weeksupporting the right to boycott Israel, likening the boycott of the Jewish state to boycotts of Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union.
U.S. Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib want to visit Israel -- but Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will likely have the final say on whether the far-left "Squad" members may enter Jewish state.
Bill Clinton 'not telling the truth' about Jeffrey Epstein, says investigative journalist who first revealed allegations in 2010
Investigative journalist Conchita Sarnoff said Monday that former President Bill Clinton isn’t telling the truth when he says he knew nothing of the alleged crimes of Jeffrey Epstein.
Rep. Ilhan Omar admitted that she may have embellished part of the story she told to high school students in an apparent attempt to showcase racial and economic disparities in the country.
Ocasio-Cortez, Sanders call for climate change emergency mobilization, seeks a re-do of failed Green New Deal
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Bernie Sanders will introduce Tuesday a resolution declaring a climate change emergency, a move that comes after the Green New Deal failed to take off the ground earlier this year.
President Trump’s 2020 campaign will seize on Democratic presidential frontrunner Joe Biden’s mixed Senate record rather than his eight years as Barack Obama’s right-hand man.
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., appeared to echo New York Democrat Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, saying members of Congressdeserve a pay raise -- or else only millionaires will be able to serve.
WhileDemocrats and media pundits pounce to decry the Betsy Ross flag as racially problematic -- with one even likening the symbol toNazi swastikas-- the very same flag flew prominently during then-President Barack Obama’s second inauguration ceremony in 2013.
President Trump struck a patriotic, nonpartisanand unifying note during his address at Fourth of July celebrations in Washington, D.C., as the massive crowd of attendees avoided clashes despite provocationsfrom protesters.
Jared Kushner, President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, blasted the Palestinian leadership for acting “hysterical and stupid” after refusing to participate in the peace conference in Bahrain.
A Republican congressman from Texas encouraged President Trump Tuesday to ignore the Supreme Court and print the census survey with the question about citizenship, as the president mulls an executive order.
President Trump will hold a 2020campaign rally in North Carolina on July 17 – the same day former special counsel Robert Mueller is scheduled to appear before Congress.
Democrat Rep. Frederica Wilson said people who are “making fun” of members of Congress should be “prosecuted.”
Liberal think tank Center for American Progress selling hyper-partisan ThinkProgress site that's $3M in red
Liberal think tank the Center for American Progress (CAP) is its selling hyper-partisan news site ThinkProgress as the organization questions the site’s viability since it’s millions in the red.
Holocaust survivor says Ocasio-Cortez should be 'removed' from Congress for spreading 'anti-Semitism, hatred and stupidity'
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez should be removed from Congress for spreading “anti-Semitism, hatred and stupidity,” said a Holocaust survivor whose group invited her to tour Auschwitz.
Second Amendment right groups sued the state of California Monday over the new law banning the sale of firearms to people under the age of 21.
Trump slams 'terrible' Jimmy Carter as 'forgotten president' after suggestion 2016 win was 'illegitimate'
President Trump fired back at former President Jimmy Carter’s comments that he’s illegitimate president,saying Carter is “the forgotten president” who’s not only “trashed” by his own party but also remembered only as being “terrible” for the country.
Chicago Democrat Mayor Lori Lightfoot Thursday condemned the restaurant employee who allegedly spat on Eric Trump, calling it “repugnant” and urging the city to show civility.
President Trump mocked Joe Biden over the fiery exchange with Sen. Kamala Harris during the Democratic debate on the issue of race, saying “this wasn’t the Winston Churchill we are dealing with,” but said Harris was given “too much credit.
Joe Scarborough lambastes 2nd Dem debate: A 'disaster' for Democrats, Biden's performance 'disturbing'
“Morning Joe” co-host Joe Scarborough lamented the second Democratic debates, saying it was a “disaster” for the party as candidates attacked each other rather than President Trump.
Van Jones says Biden's response to Kamala Harris on working with segregationists was 'heartbreaking'
CNN commentator Van Jones said former Vice President Joe Biden “took the heart out of the civil rights movement” after defending state rights and failing to apologize during the Democratic debate for working with segregationists in the Senate.
Chuck Todd of NBC News shouldn't count former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie as one of his fans.
Joe Biden appeared intent to follow the rules while defending himself from an onslaught from Democratic challenger Sen. Kamala Harris who attacked him on his civil rights record during Thursday night's debate, abruptlysaying, “my time’s up, I’m sorry,” while giving his defense.
Marianne Williamson’s bizarre promise to phone the prime minister of New Zealand as her first act as the president went viral after the Democratic debate on Thursday.
Beto O’Rourke, who's running against over 20 other Democrats for the party's nomination, says he’s “not running against anybody” in the 2020 presidential election following the first Democratic presidential debate.
Scarborough calls out Dems' 'missed opportunity' in first debate, cautions about embracing 'Medicare-for-all'
"Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough said it was “a missed opportunity” for Democrats in the first 2020 debate to not go after Joe Biden or President Trump.
Gabbard was most searched Democratic candidate after debate despite getting third-lowest speaking time
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard was the most searched Democratic presidential candidate on Google by the time the first party debate concluded on Wednesday.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was mocked on social media over photographs of her being emotional that her critics say were visibly “staged” near a migrant detention facility in Texas.
Joe Scarborough: Trump 'fears' Mueller's testimony, it will stop millions of Americans 'in their tracks'
"Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough said Wednesday morning that President Trump fears former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s upcoming testimony because it will captivate the attention of millions of Americans.
The Supreme Court’s conservatives on Wednesday could overturn a decades-old precedent -- for the third time in recent weeks --a potential trend raising questions about the current court's willingness to upend another longstanding decision: Roe v.
Anderson Cooper says 'stench' is coming from federal immigration authorities over migrant detention facilities
CNN host Anderson Cooper said the “stench” was coming from federal immigration authorities over the handling of the migrants crossing the border.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday that the U.S. and China are inching to finalize a long-awaited trade deal.
Democrats hoping for explosive testimony of former Special Counsel Robert Mueller on July 17 may end up disappointed. Mueller haspreviously said his report is “my testimony” and that he won’t go “beyond our report.
Runaway Oregon Republican says lawmakers won't return to state until 'expensive' carbon tax bill scrapped
One of the runaway Oregon Republican senators said they won’t return to the state until the “inefficient, complicated, and expensive” carbon tax is scrapped and a bipartisan solution is found.
Cotton mocks Iran official's sanctions complaint: Won't be able to spend Iranians' money in '5-star restaurants'
Sen. Tom Cotton mocked Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif for lashing out against the “hard-hitting” sanctions against the regime, saying he will no longer be able to spend “his people's money in five star restaurants.
7-year fight for Lake Washington shoreline ends with Seattle paying $800G to property owners, turning lot into public park
A Lake Washington shoreline lot near Lake City has become a public park, ending a seven-year legal fight that pitted local residents and adjacent property owners who wanted to take the land for themselves.
E. Jean Carroll, the writer who accused President Trump of sexually assaulting her in the mid-1990s, raised eyebrows when she said in an interview that most people consider rape "sexy.
HHS secretary hails court victory: 'Pro-life administration' stands against federal funding of 'abortion enterprise'
Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar hailed the latest court decision to allow the Trump administration to withdraw federal Title X funding from any medical facility that provides abortions, as well as abortion counseling or abortion referrals.
Aside from Joe Biden's seemingly self-inflicted controversies, the campaign of the Democratic Party 2020 presidential frontrunner is also facing questions about the messy personal life and shady business activities of the candidate's son, Hunter Biden.
Former U.S. Rep. Joe Crowley may get his revenge by proxy on Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in a district attorney race -- after being embarrassingly dethroned last year.
Democrat border town mayor says 'we are sick and tired' of feds not listening, fixing illegal immigration problem
A Democrat mayor of a Texas town bordering Mexico slammed the federal government and lawmakers, saying “we are sick and tired of the deaf ears” for failing to protect towns like his from illegal immigration.
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg won best real-life hero award during MTV Movie and TV awards on Monday.
Rep. Dan Crenshaw of Texas slammed former top Obama adviser Ben Rhodes for questioningU.S. claims that Iranattacked oil tankers near the Strait of Hormuz and downplayed the threat from the regime.
AOC schooled by FBI counterterrorism official after suggesting white supremacists are getting 'off the hook'
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was schooled by an FBI counterterrorism official earlier this week after she incorrectly suggested only Muslims get charged with terrorism, while white supremacist get “off the hook.
National Rifle Association (NRA) spokeswoman Dana Loesch ripped Rep. Ilhan Omar after she blamed the gun rights group for the deaths inside a Virginia Beach municipal building on Friday.
Gov. Gavin Newsom has a message for women who want anabortionbut live in states that have enacted strict pro-life measures: Cometo California.
Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris’ star appears to be dimmingas other Democrats rise past her while she struggles to gain a footing among likely voters.
Sens. Josh Hawley and Ted Cruz are calling onPresident Trump to withdraw the nomination of a lawyer for a lifetime federal court appointment, accusingthe nominee of opposing religious freedom and expressing anti-Catholic views.
British music icon Elton John labelled the supporters of Britain leaving the European Union as “stupid, colonial, imperialist English idiot[s]” and said he was” ashamed” of his country.
MSNBC’s Donny Deutsch said Friday that Democrats should no longer use the word “impeachment” due to political risks associated with it and instead brand President Trumpa "criminal.
Georgia Republican Doug Collins slammed Democrats for using migrants as “pawns” to attack the GOP and President Trump while avoiding to fix the border crisis.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed Facebook for being a “willing enabler of Russian interference in our election” despite owning shares worth up to $1 million of the social media giant.
Ex-Clinton press secretary calls McConnell 'amoral' for saying he would fill vacant Supreme Court seat
Former Bill Clinton Press Secretary Joe Lockhart called Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell “amoral” for stating that Republicans would confirm a new Supreme Court justice in 2020 if given the chance.
Trey Gowdy slams 'wannabe senator' Adam Schiff for opposing declassification of Russia probe documents
Former Republican Congressman Trey Gowdy slammed the media and Rep. Adam Schiff as “an overtly ambitious partisan wannabe senator from California” for protesting Attorney General Bill Barr’s move to declassify documents related to the probe of the Trump campaign.
Rep. Ilhan Omar’s weekend appearance at a Seattle-area fundraiser for the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) drew protesters as well as socialist counter-protesters who praised the embattled congresswoman.
Former Republican Congressman Trey Gowdy on Tuesday called outDemocratic presidential candidate Eric Swalwell over his "I may be another white guy" comment and called it an example of the sad state of politics.
Rep. John Lewis said Monday that President Trump’s election in 2016 “arrested” the movement for positive change and the president of felling “at home” with racist violence.
North Carolina Dem candidate vows to 'get tough' with China - despite investing in company that outsourced to China
A Democratic Congressional candidate trying to win a seat in September’s special election has promised to “get tough with China,” even as he invested in a solar power company that outsourced production to China and imported devices from a Chinese company deemed a national security risk.
Rep. Duncan Hunter admitted that he took a picture with a dead combatant during his time as a Marine.
Senate Republicans vow to quickly crush impeachment trial of Trump if House proceeds with impeachment
Senate Republicans are vowing to crush the impeachment effort if the Democrat-controlled House passes articles of impeachment of President Trump.
CrossFit quits Facebook, Instagram, accuses social media giant of censorship, being 'utopian socialists'
CrossFit, the branded workout regimen, accused Facebook of being “utopian socialists” and left the platform after the social network deleted a group dedicated to a diet.
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump landed in Japan on Saturday, kicking off a highly anticipated state visit -- with the president to become the first foreign leader to meet Japan’s new Emperor Naruhito.
President Trump greeted military personnel in Alaska during a refueling stop on Friday while on his way to Japan for a state visit.
Sen. Graham: No Democrat 'will give a damn' about Barr declassifying documents on Trump campaign surveillance
Sen. Lindsey Graham said “not one Democrat will give a damn” about the documents that will be declassified in relation to the surveillance of the Trump campaign in 2016.
Democrat's shocking claim that deaths of migrant children were 'intentional' was disgusting: Tom Homan
Former ICE acting director Tom Homan slammed Democratic Rep. Lauren Underwood for her “disgusting’ statement that the deaths of children in custody at the border was an “intentional” policy decision.
Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld, running to deny President Trump of the Republican Party’s 2020 nomination, admitted this week that voters are just really not interested in a challenger.