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Latest Breaking News

Trump visits Arlington National Cemetery for wreath-laying
2 hrs ago - The Hill

Negotiators strike a deal at global climate talks, but questions linger over whether it measures up
3 hrs ago - The Washington Post

Putin says rap should be controlled in Russia, not banned
3 hrs ago - Associated Press

Pete Davidson posts despondent message on Instagram, deletes account
3 hrs ago - Cox Media, via KOKI-TV

Russia proposes UN resolution to preserve INF treaty
6 hrs ago - CNN.com

Trump's Interior Chief to Step Down as Pressure Mounts From Ethics Inquiries
11 hrs ago - Bloomberg

VA Secretary Misled Senators During Confirmation
12 hrs ago - PoliticalWire

Trump Praises Judge Ruling Against Obamacare: 'Great News for America!'
12 hrs ago - Mediaite

Rights group sues government after gay widower denied spousal benefits
19 hrs ago - NBC

ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ CHALLENGES LINDSEY GRAHAM ON IMPEACHMENT STANDARDS
20 hrs ago - Newsweek

Turkey's Erdogan reveals part of Khashoggi killing audio
20 hrs ago - Associated Press

Close win: Democrat has subpoena for Kentucky House Speaker
21 hrs ago - Associated Press

Boy's mother called 911 before Indiana school shooting
21 hrs ago - Associated Press

Judge orders Idaho to give transgender inmate gender surgery
21 hrs ago - Associated Press

Priest criticized teenager who killed himself at funeral
21 hrs ago - Associated Press

Japanese boat owners charged with helping smuggle shark fins
21 hrs ago - Associated Press

California alleges utility falsified pipeline safety records
21 hrs ago - Associated Press

GOP candidate says he made decision to hire ballot operative
21 hrs ago - Associated Press

Jewish Cemetery Vandalized Outside Strasbourg, France
21 hrs ago - CNN

Trump's Next Chief of Staff Called Him 'A Terrible Human Being' Just Before He Was Elected President
21 hrs ago - Daily Beast

New Jersey AG Investigating Undocumented Maids Harrasement Charges at Trump Golf Resort
22 hrs ago - NY Daily News

Obama-era rule leads to $150M in student loan forgiveness
22 hrs ago - Associated Press

UNC system rejects $5M plan to house Confederate statue
22 hrs ago - Associated Press

Joe Biden, Beto O'rourke Reportedly Met to Discuss Potential 2020 Presidential Ticket
22 hrs ago - Newsweek

Federal judge in Texas strikes down ObamaCare
23 hrs ago - The Hill

NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital nurses approve unionizing
Yesterday - lohud.com

Trump lawyers seek to pause evidence collection in foreign gifts lawsuit
Yesterday - CNN

Over $500K Spilled From Armored Truck, $300K Still Missing
Yesterday - Associated Press

NC Gov. Roy Cooper vetoes voter ID bill
Friday - Raleigh News Observer

Trump names Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney as acting White House chief of...
Friday - The Washington Post

Trump administration begs SCOTUS to let it ban transgender people from the military now
Friday - think progress

MI Gov Signs Laws Limiting Citizen-Led Minimum Wage, Sick Leave Initiatives
Friday - Talking Points Memo

Dow tumbles nearly 500 points to enter correction territory as stocks fall on global growth fears
Friday - MarketWatch

Graham: Campaign Finance Violations Have Never Been Used For Impeachment!
Friday - Talking Points Memo

Trump's Inauguration Paid Trump's Company -- With Ivanka in the Middle
Friday - Pro Publica

The man behind one of the most controversial Congressional trips this decade finally pleads guilty
Friday - Talking Points Memo

Mueller investigation cost $25 million in first 16 months, report shows
Friday - CNBC

Special counsel slams Michael Flynn's criticism of FBI interview
Friday - CNN

Gandhi statue pulled down in Ghana after controversy over 'racist' writings
Friday - CNN

Vox: Manafort Allegedly Guided White House On How To Discredit Russia Probe
Friday - Talking Points Memo

Mystery Mueller mayhem at a Washington court
Friday - CNN

Johnson & Johnson shares plunge after report that says it knew about asbestos in its baby powder
Friday - CNN

Trump administration not to blame for 'tragic' death of 7-year-old girl in Border Patrol custody...
Friday - The Washington Post

The Latest: Walker signs lame duck bills weakening successor
Friday - AP News

O'Rourke doubles support in CNN poll of Dem presidential race
Friday - The Hill

Chris Christie Takes Himself Out of Running for WH Chief of Staff
Friday - NBC4 Washington

Senators refer former Olympic chief to DOJ for allegedly lying about Nassar
Friday - Politico

Poliquin ends recount but may still appeal court decision upholding ranked-choice voting
Friday - Portland Press Herald

Banned in Boston: Plastic bags at grocery stores
Friday - CBS News

Judge Greenlights Lawsuit Over Trump Admin Not Honoring Travel Ban Waivers
Friday - Talking Points Memo

Walker Intends To Take Action On GOP's Power Grab Bills Friday Afternoon
Friday - Talking Points Memo

Dept. of Education to Cancel $150 Million in Student Loan Debt
Friday - NBC News

Facebook says a new bug allowed apps to access private photos of up to 6.8 million users
Friday - The Washington Post

Conservative Magazine The Weekly Standard To Fold After 23 Years
Friday - Huffington Post

Russia suggests spy coerced into plea by "torturous" detention
Friday - CBS/AP

Sanders Blames Dems For Inauguration Probe: All Trump Did Was Raise Hand, Take Oath
Friday - Talking Points Memo

Sandy Hook Elementary School Gets Bomb Threat On Shooting Anniversary
Friday - Talking Points Memo/The AP

Trump Plans To File Appeal In Emoluments Case
Friday - Talking Points Memo

White House Spox Hogan Gidley: 'Laughable' that Media Believes Word of 'Convicted Criminal'...
Friday - Mediaite

'There's no plan': Congress skips town as shutdown nears
Friday - Politico

He brought attention to the contributions of black soldiers on D-Day. At age 94, the Va. veteran die
Friday - The Roanoke Times

Jon Kyl will resign from the U.S. Senate on Dec. 31, setting up another appointment by Ducey
Friday - Arizona Republic

Nielsen: Girl's death in border patrol custody 'a sad example of the dangers' migrants face
Friday - Politico

Jazz Legend Nancy Wilson Has Died. She Was 81
Friday - CNN

More than half of Americans say they didn't get a pay raise this year
Friday - Marketwatch

Sondra Locke, actor in Clint Eastwood films, dies at 74
Friday - The Guardian

Britons must pay E 7 to visit mainland Europe after Brexit
Friday - The Guardian

China suspends tariff hikes on $126B of US cars, auto parts
Friday - Associated Press

U.S., South Korea can't agree on sharing the bill after Trump's criticism
Friday - Reuters

Cohen Says Trump Knew Hush Money Was Wrong
Friday - PoliticalWire

Republicans Describe Trump As 'Weak' And 'Nuts' In Private, Democratic Senator Says
Friday - Huffington Post

'Strong anger' in Okinawa as Japan starts work to move US base
Friday - Al Jazeera

Reports: Trump attended negotiations with National Enquirer about hush money deals
Friday - USA Today

N.C. congressional candidate sought out aide, despite warnings over tactics
Friday - Washington Post

Trump meets with Chris Christie to discuss chief of staff role
Friday - Axios

Plea Agreement as to Maria Butina
Friday - Courtlistener.com

Chief Justice of California Supreme Court leaves GOP over Kavanaugh confirmation
Friday - The Hill

Rolling Thunder says 2019 motorcycle rally will be its last in D.C.
Friday - Washington Post

7-year-old migrant girl taken into Border Patrol custody dies of dehydration, exhaustion
Friday - Washington Post

Senate Armed Services chair not convinced of need for Trump's Space Force
Friday - The Hill

General Discussion
Trump is using his favorite excuse: He didn't know it was happening! Here's how the lie evolves.
By UpInArms - 3 min ago

Science
The Most Amazing Space Photos This Week!
By Judi Lynn - 9 min ago

General Discussion
Suddenly the obesity epidemic makes sense
By linuxuser3 - 12 min ago

General Discussion
Has anyone heard from the Sleeping Saint, sorry, Mike Pence
By Blue_true - 16 min ago

Environment & Energy
Report rips expensive decisions in California wildfire fight
By Eugene - 44 min ago

General Discussion
Trump family created fake company in the 90's to pad building costs and jack up rents -- and they're
By Quixote1818 - 46 min ago

True Crime
Man who killed teen in road rage shooting gets 20-40 years
By Eugene - 47 min ago

General Discussion
Stunning CNN Graphic Captures the Full Scope of Investigations Into President Trump
By left-of-center2012 - 49 min ago

General Discussion
A prediction on the DU 2020 favorite a year from now.
By GulfCoast66 - 51 min ago

Music Appreciation
Reaching Back to my 8 track days
By The Polack MSgt - 58 min ago

Public Transportation and Smart Growth
Public transit system in Washington DC struggles with privatization
By Eugene - 59 min ago

General Discussion
DC-area activist stripped of green card, ordered deported to Mexico
By ansible - 59 min ago

General Discussion
How many attorneys does T-rump have working for him?
By Sanity Claws - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
Just realized how bad of a career choice I made
By Lithos - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
Best Ride Of Her Life': Attleboro Mayor Completes Cross-Country Journey With Dying Dog
By malaise - 1 hr ago

LGBT
Judge Resigns After Telling Attorney to Perform Oral Sex on Viggo Mortensen
By left-of-center2012 - 1 hr ago

Catholicism and Orthodox Christianity
Ukrainian Orthodox leaders seal divorce from Russian church
By Eugene - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
Two weird questions for you fine individuals
By jmowreader - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
Trumps Push to deport Vietnamese in California may be the death knell of the Republican Party There
By KWR65 - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
George Papadopoulos falls under new investigation for alleged business ties to Russia ...
By applegrove - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
Paul Ryan Pushing Through Thousands Of Irish Visas Before Leaving Office
By left-of-center2012 - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
Hungary nullifies independent judiciary, cementing Orban's authoritarian grip
By applegrove - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
Trump push to deport Vietnam War refugees scalds California GOP
By RandySF - 1 hr ago

Editorials & Other Articles
What cutting protections for pre-existing conditions means for people with chronic diseases
By left-of-center2012 - 1 hr ago

General Discussion
Obamacare Ruling Could Be a Nightmare for Republicans
By applegrove - 1 hr ago

Foreign Affairs
Climate change poses dire challenges for Bangladesh
By left-of-center2012 - 1 hr ago

Pets
How a German Shepherd and a Kitten Became Best Friends
By catbyte - 2 hrs ago

World History
Egypt unearths tomb of ancient high priest
By left-of-center2012 - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion
A 552-carat yellow diamond was just unearthed in Canada's arctic -- a record North American discovery
By jpak - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion
Has the DNC brought TV/video time for 2020 ????
By CK_John - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion
When in history did we ever say, "We lost our last election
By pnwmom - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion
Big Tongues and Extra Vertebrae: The Unintended Consequences of Animal Gene Editing
By LiberalArkie - 2 hrs ago

Cooking & Baking
What's for Dinner Sat., Dec. 15, 2018
By NJCher - 2 hrs ago

Editorials & Other Articles
Pelosi makes clear why she's a boss.
By elleng - 2 hrs ago

Music Appreciation
Steve Winwood.
By pwb - 2 hrs ago

Latest Breaking News
Trump visits Arlington National Cemetery for wreath-laying
By left-of-center2012 - 2 hrs ago

Music Appreciation
When i wander over here i stay for hours.
By pwb - 2 hrs ago

Mental Health Support
UPDATE
By no_hypocrisy - 2 hrs ago

General Discussion
On the twelfth day of Christmas my true love sent to me
By guillaumeb - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
🚨TRUMP ADMIN ordered Border agents to destroy jugs of water left for migrants in the desert..Video
By riversedge - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
A suggestion for a nice Christmas gift for that person who already has everything.
By dameatball - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
Cartoons 12/15/18
By Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin - 3 hrs ago

Latest Breaking News
Negotiators strike a deal at global climate talks, but questions linger over whether it measures up
By DonViejo - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
Zinke blames 'false' attacks in resignation
By Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin - 3 hrs ago

Music Appreciation
chris whitley - poison girl (studio - 1992) one for my man Glam ...
By mr_lebowski - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
Investigation into Inaugural Committee Spending Reportedly Closes in on Ivanka Trump
By Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
Zinke Insisted On Having His Christmas Party Before Being Booted
By japple - 3 hrs ago

Anthropology
Egypt announces discovery of 4,400-year-old tomb
By Judi Lynn - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
Gillibrand says she's worried about top options in Dem 2020 poll being white men
By Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin - 3 hrs ago

Latest Breaking News
Putin says rap should be controlled in Russia, not banned
By Judi Lynn - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
Ruling to strike down health law puts GOP in a quandary
By yortsed snacilbuper - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
Y'all knew NRA was a Cambridge Analytica client, I'm sure
By CousinIT - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
Pelosi gets her swagger on
By Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin - 3 hrs ago

Health
Tonight is the deadline to sign up for the ACA.
By BigmanPigman - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
Primary care doctors train to take on opioid addiction
By Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin - 3 hrs ago

Music Appreciation
the decemberists - rise to me (live-portland-2010) - A Beautiful Ode to Family ...
By mr_lebowski - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
Five takeaways from the court decision striking down ObamaCare
By Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
A telling quote from Schwartz, tRump's ghost writer in today's LA Times:
By CaliforniaPeggy - 3 hrs ago

Video & Multimedia
WOMENSWAVE 2019 (Women's March)
By BigmanPigman - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
Someone tweeted--and then pinned--this.
By Different Drummer - 3 hrs ago

Latest Breaking News
Pete Davidson posts despondent message on Instagram, deletes account
By mahatmakanejeeves - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
Trump's legal woes worsen
By Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin - 3 hrs ago

General Discussion
The Former Lindsey Graham shares his thoughts on how to remove a President from office
By Miles Archer - 3 hrs ago

Music Appreciation
Me Say, More Rush
By BootinUp - 3 hrs ago

Women's World
RSVP to WOMENSWAVE 2019 (Women's March).
By BigmanPigman - 4 hrs ago

General Discussion
Very Interesting - Avanett's new client Alexandra Chalupa
By womanofthehills - 4 hrs ago

General Discussion
Here's how Trump hobbled Obamacare and drove enrollment down this year
By Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin - 4 hrs ago

Music Appreciation
Courtney Barnett/Kurt Vile (live - KEXP - 2017) plus a Goddess on Drums
By mr_lebowski - 4 hrs ago

General Discussion
White Nationalists Are Infiltrating The Pro-Life Movement To Recruit Misogynists
By Soph0571 - 4 hrs ago

General Discussion
Looks like today is "Give Trump the benefit of doubt" Day on MSNBC.
By Miles Archer - 4 hrs ago

Music Appreciation
For bradda Polack Msgt.
By Glamrock - 4 hrs ago

General Discussion
California farm linked to romaine lettuce E.coli outbreak recalls additional produce
By Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin - 4 hrs ago

General Discussion
Has anyone thought about what happens if he resigns?
By redstatebluegirl - 4 hrs ago

General Discussion
Worth reading the Statement of offense in Maria Butina's plea deal.
By triron - 4 hrs ago

General Discussion
How Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke came undone
By Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin - 4 hrs ago

General Discussion
Migrant girl dies in custody: What we know now and where it happened
By Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin - 4 hrs ago

Environment & Energy
Court quotes Dr. Seuss, pulls permit for pipeline that would cross national forests
By Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin - 4 hrs ago

World History
Ito Hirobumi and Colonization of Korea
By soryang - 4 hrs ago

General Discussion
Pacific Life pulls ads from Tucker Carlson's show after 'poorer and dirtier' immigration comment
By Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin - 4 hrs ago

General Discussion
Physicians, Patients Vow to Overturn Ruling Striking Down ACA
By still_one - 4 hrs ago