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Inside the restoration efforts at Notre Dame cathedral

New photos from inside the Notre Dame cathedral show the daunting task ahead to restore the 800-year-old Gothic Cathedral. Huge mountains of rubble and beams from the charred spire remain where they fell one month…

Trump receptive to bipartisan deal on budget cuts

President Donald Trump seemed more open to avoiding budget cuts in the fall Tuesday than some on his staff were. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images President Donald Trump left a meeting with Senate Majority Leader Mitch…

New Poll Finds Millennials Far More Likely To…

WASHINGTON—Revealing a profound transformation of American socioeconomic attitudes, a new Gallup poll published Tuesday found that millennials were far more likely to politically identify as feudalists than previous generations. “Our survey showed that Americans born…

Republican senators line up to attack a fellow…

Senate Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr and ranking Democratic member Mark Warner Trumpist senators are placing extreme pressure on Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Richard Burr after the committee issued a subpoena demanding further testimony…

There hasnt been an official Pentagon briefing in…

Something we don't see anymore. It's been more than 300 days since the Pentagon held an on-camera press briefing, a problem that became hugely salient in recent weeks with the announcement from the White House that…

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AG Barr launches probe into Russia investigation origins,…

Attorney General William Barr has reportedly followed through on launching Donald Trump's pet probe into the "oranges" of the FBI's Russia investigation, and unfortunately there's nothing funny about it. Barr assigned Connecticut U.S. Attorney John Durham to…

There’s a Saint for That

The Creator is very busy these days, so some petitions are just falling through the cracks. Try petitioning a saint. The world has become a very crazy place. To cope with all the lunacy many…

Republicans plan to win House by appealing to…

At least Republicans recognize this is a problem? Untethered to any kind of reality, House Republican leaders are of the belief that if they find enough women and people of color to run next year,…

Cartoon: If this be … exoneration!

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Kamala Harris Just Said We’re “Probably” Facing a…

State of the Union/CNN Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) said Sunday that the Unites States is potentially facing a constitutional crisis,echoing comments this week from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. “A constitutional crisis is generally when the…

Trump Admin Moves Ahead with Plan that Could…

J. Scott Applewhite/AP On Friday, the Department of Housing and Urban Development officially published its proposed rule to evict undocumented immigrants from public housing. Tens of thousands of children with US citizenship or legal status…

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Turning Point USA Condemns UNLV Student For Filming…

PHOENIX—Swiftly responding to a leaked video they called “incongruent with their core values,” conservative activist group Turning Point USA issued a statement Friday condemning a University Of Nevada, Las Vegas chapter student for filming a…

Greening Up The Infrastructure Conversation

Everglades. Photo: Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. With the backdrop of negotiations between Congress and the White House on rebuilding the nation’s infrastructure, Infrastructure Week will take place from May 13-20. The event is sponsored by…

De Blasio PAC Spends $30 Million On Ads…

NEW YORK—Blanketing airwaves, print, radio, and social media with dire warnings of incurring public humiliation, the De Blasio Political Action Committee spent $30 million on advertisements urging the mayor of New York City, Bill de…

US tariff increase on $200B of Chinese imports…

Enlarge Image A man browses an iPhone unit on display at a section selling Apple's products together with Chinese made electric appliances at a hypermarket in Beijing. Ratcheting up tension ahead of talks in Washington,…

Trump Nominates Pat Shanahan to Be Defense Secretary…

Richard Ellis/ZUMA Donald Trump finally has his new man at the Pentagon.  On Thursday, the president nominated acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan to serve in the position permanently, putting an end to speculation over who…