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DOJ Charges Julian Assange with Publishing Classified Information

DOJ Charges Julian Assange with Publishing Classified Information

The Department of Justice on Thursday filed new charges against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, stating that the longtime transparency activist put the U.S. at risk of “serious harm” by releasing secret and classified government documents, the agency announced.

Stacey Abrams Takes Shot at Buttigieg: 'Identity Politics Is Exactly Who We Are'

Stacey Abrams Takes Shot at Buttigieg: 'Identity Politics Is Exactly Who We Are'

Failed Georgia Democrat gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams on Wednesday called on Democrats to embrace identity politics in an apparent swipe at 2020 Democrat White House contender and South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, who previously warned the race-obsessed style of politics is contributing to a “crisis of belonging.

Vandals Hit Pennsylvania Church with Pro-Abortion Graffiti

Vandals Hit Pennsylvania Church with Pro-Abortion Graffiti

Law enforcement is investigating the defacement of a Roman Catholic Church in Swarthmore,Pennsylvania, with pro-abortion graffiti as several states move to enact laws criminalizing the killing of infants.

Eric Swalwell: Fox News Turned Me Down for 2020 Town Hall

Eric Swalwell: Fox News Turned Me Down for 2020 Town Hall

2020 White House hopeful Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) says the Fox News Channel recently rebuffered an offer from his campaign to host him for a televised town hall— a claim the cable news network disputes.

Campaign Reset: Beto O'Rourke Live-Streams Haircut

Campaign Reset: Beto O'Rourke Live-Streams Haircut

Former Rep. Robert Francis "Beto" O'Rourke (D-TX) live-streamed himself getting a haircut in his hometown of El Paso, Texas, this Wednesday, an apparent part of his "reintroduction" meant to boost lagging national interest in his 2020 presidential campaign.

Kirsten Gillibrand: 'Too Many Male Politicians' Driving Abortion Debate

Kirsten Gillibrand: 'Too Many Male Politicians' Driving Abortion Debate

2020 presidential candidate Sen.Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) argued Wednesday that "too many" male lawmakers are driving anti-abortion legislation nationwide as the country faces what she described as an "all-out assault on women’s constitutional rights" aimed at overturning Roe v.

Trump: Judge Napolitano Asked Me for Supreme Court Appointment

Trump: Judge Napolitano Asked Me for Supreme Court Appointment

President Donald Trumpsaid Saturday evening that Fox News Channelsenior judicial analystAndrew Napolitanoasked to be appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court and for a pardon for a friend of theformer superior court judge in New Jersey.

ABC/WaPo Poll: Impeachment Support Sinks to New Low

ABC/WaPo Poll: Impeachment Support Sinks to New Low

A new poll shows support for impeaching President Donald Trump has sunk to a new low following the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on now-debunk collusion between the 2016 Trump campaign and Russia.

Report: Herpes Cases Soared Around Coachella Music Festival

Report: Herpes Cases Soared Around Coachella Music Festival

An app which helpsdiagnose and treat herpes saw a jump in the number of cases of thesexually transmitted disease it treats in areas close to the famousCoachella music festival, according to a report.

James Clapper: Mueller Report 'Devastating,' 'Road Map' for Impeachment

James Clapper: Mueller Report 'Devastating,' 'Road Map' for Impeachment

Appearing Thursday on CNN's "Cuomo Prime Time,"former Director of National Intelligence (DNI) James Clapper said special counsel Robert Mueller's report is "devastating" and provides a "road map" for impeachment of President Donald Trump despite exonerating him of criminal conspiracy with Russia.

Chuck Todd Claims Trump, Barr 'Neutered the Impact' of Mueller Report

Chuck Todd Claims Trump, Barr 'Neutered the Impact' of Mueller Report

NBC Meet the Press host Chuck Todd claimed Thursday thatPresident Donald Trumpand Attorney GeneralWilliam Barr"successfully neutered the impact of the Mueller report politically" following the Justice Department's release of a summary of the investigation's findings.

DOJ: Mueller Report Likely to Be Released Thursday

DOJ: Mueller Report Likely to Be Released Thursday

The Justice Department announced Monday that it plans to release a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report this Thursday on alleged collusion between the 2016 Trump campaign and Russia.

Ocasio-Cortez: Joe Biden Running for President Doesn't 'Animate Me'

Ocasio-Cortez: Joe Biden Running for President Doesn't 'Animate Me'

Rep.Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez(D-NY), who worked on Sen. Bernie Sanders' (I-VT) 2016 presidential campaign,said Sunday that the prospect of former Vice PresidentJoe Bidenrunning for President in 2020 “does not particularly animate me.

James Clapper: Barr's Spying Comment 'Stunning and Scary'

James Clapper: Barr's Spying Comment 'Stunning and Scary'

Appearing Wednesdayon CNN, former Director of National IntelligenceJames Clappersaid it was "stunning and scary" for AttorneyGeneral William Barr to testify that "spying" occurred on the 2016 Trump campaign.

CNN's Vinograd: Obama Separated Migrant Families 'For Their Protection’

CNN's Vinograd: Obama Separated Migrant Families 'For Their Protection’

CNN National Security Analyst SamanthaVinograd claimed Tuesday that President Barack Obama separated migrant families at the U.S.-Mexico border "for their protection" during a panel discussion in which pundits attacked President Donald Trump's border policies.

Pete Buttigieg: Abolish the 'Discriminatory' Death Penalty

Pete Buttigieg: Abolish the 'Discriminatory' Death Penalty

South Bend Mayor and 2020 Democrat presidential contender Pete Buttigieg on Thursday called for capital punishment to be abolished in the United States, describing it assomething that "hasalways been a discriminatory practice.

Three More Joe Biden Accusers Come Forward—7 Women Total

Three More Joe Biden Accusers Come Forward—7 Women Total

Threemore women on Wednesday accused former Vice President Joe Biden of inappropriate touching after thepotential 2020 Democrat contender released a two-minute video vowing to be "more mindful about respecting personal space.

Andrew Yang Wants to Lower Voting Age to 16

Andrew Yang Wants to Lower Voting Age to 16

Technology entrepreneur and 2020 Democrat presidential candidateAndrew Yang on Wednesday came out in favor of lowing the federal voting age to 16-years-old.

Pete Buttigieg Takes Potshot at Mike Pence's Faith

Pete Buttigieg Takes Potshot at Mike Pence's Faith

Pete Buttigieg suggested Tuesday that Vice President Mike Pence is not as sincere in his Christian faith as he claims to be, judging based on his political alliance with President Donald Trump.

#MeToo Leader Alyssa Milano 'Proud to Call Joe Biden a Friend'

#MeToo Leader Alyssa Milano 'Proud to Call Joe Biden a Friend'

Left-wing celebrity activistAlyssa Milano, one of thefounders of the #MeToo movement, is expressing support for former vice president Joe Biden as the potential 2020 contender faces blowback over his previous awkwardinteractions with women.

CBP Agent: Border Crisis 'So Far Out of Hand You Wouldn't Believe It'

CBP Agent: Border Crisis 'So Far Out of Hand You Wouldn't Believe It'

Appearing Monday on CNN with anchorJim Sciutto,U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agent Chris Cabrera defended President Donald Trump's threat to close the U.S.-Mexico border amid rising illegal immigration, conceding “we’re struggling down here just to keep things going.

Connecticut Woman Accuses Joe Biden of Inappropriate Touching in 2009

Connecticut Woman Accuses Joe Biden of Inappropriate Touching in 2009

A Connecticut woman has come forward to accuse former Vice President Joe Biden of inappropriate touching at a politicalfundraiser in Greenwich in 2009, the second allegation of its kind against the potential 2020 presidentialcontender in recent days.

Accuser Lucy Flores: 'Of Course' I'd Support Joe Biden over Trump in 2020

Accuser Lucy Flores: 'Of Course' I'd Support Joe Biden over Trump in 2020

Appearing onCBSN Monday afternoon, Nevada DemocratLucy Flores, who recently accused former Vice President Joe Biden of kissing the back of her head and smelling her hair at a 2014 campaign event, affirmed she would still support Biden over President Donald Trumpin the 2020 general presidentialelection.

Jesse Jackson: Outrage over Jussie Smollett 'Is Fake News'

Jesse Jackson: Outrage over Jussie Smollett 'Is Fake News'

Rev.Jesse Jackson on Friday released a statement branding the "outrage" surrounding Jussie Smollett as "fake news" and called on people still angered by allegations that the Empire actor staged a hate crime against himself to move on from the scandal.

Joe Scarborough: Pelosi in 'Complete Control' of Her Caucus

Joe Scarborough: Pelosi in 'Complete Control' of Her Caucus

MSNBC "Morning Joe" hostJoe Scarboroughon Friday argued House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is in "complete control" of her caucus despite numerous Democrats pressing forward with impeachment efforts against her wishes.

Rahm Emanuel Blames 'Toxic' Trump for Jussie Smollett Hate Hoax

Rahm Emanuel Blames 'Toxic' Trump for Jussie Smollett Hate Hoax

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel blamed President Donald Trumpin a press conference Thursdayfor the alleged hate hoax carried out by Empire Jussie Smollett, claiming that the president created a "toxic" and "vicious" cycle for which the star thought he could get away with the purportedly staged attack on himself.

Kim Foxx Spoke at Fundraiser Hosted by George Soros Son this Month

Kim Foxx Spoke at Fundraiser Hosted by George Soros Son this Month

Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx, whose office is under fireafter dropping all charges against Empire actor Jussie Smollett, recently attended at a fundraiser hosted by the son ofprogressive billionaire George Soros, who donated hundreds of thousands of dollars toa super PAC that supported her.

Smollett Lawyer: Nigerian Brothers Could Have Attacked Jussie Wearing 'Whiteface'

Smollett Lawyer: Nigerian Brothers Could Have Attacked Jussie Wearing 'Whiteface'

Appearing Thursday morning on NBC’s "Today," Jussie Smollett lawyer Tina Glandian claimed"Abel" and "Ola"Osundairo, the two brothers of Nigerian descent allegedly paid to stage a racist and homophobic attack on the Empire star, suggested the pair could have worn "whiteface" during the ordeal.

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