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Trump claims Japanese prime minister nominated him for Nobel Peace Prize

President Trump claimed Friday that Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had nominated him for a Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to reach a peace agreement with North Korea.The president, speaking during a White House presser, remarked that he…

Treasury sanctions top Maduro allies in Venezuela

The Treasury Department on Friday announced new sanctions against top Venezuelan officials in President Nicolas Maduro’s regime.The latest round of sanctions blocks assets connected to four officials within the Venezuelan security and intelligence…

Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter get caught on kiss cam on Valentine's Day

Former President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, shared an on-camera smooch on Valentine’s Day after getting caught during the “kiss cam” promotion at an NBA basketball game.The two can be seen in a video sitting in the stands at Atlanta’s…

Police arrest two suspects in Jussie Smollett attack

Two suspects have been arrested in the reported racist and homophobic attack on actor Jussie Smollett. Chicago police said the two men were arrested Friday and that they have a “relationship” with the “Empire” actor, according to…

Green New Deal Resolution invites big picture governing

As it turns out, Kermit the Frog was right: “It’s not easy being green,” especially if you are one of 67 House- and 11 Senate co-sponsors of the “Green New Deal” resolution introduced on Feb. 7 by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Sen. Ed…

President Trump says there’s a humanitarian crisis at the border. I agree: Here’s how we fix it.

Women, infants, toddlers, and the elderly packed and even piled on top of each other in a cold, windowless, concrete room—so many bodies you can’t see the floor. Open toilets in crowded cells without any privacy. Visibly sick children coughing on…

Pavlich: Congress’s move on DACA

Much is being made of President Trump’s decision to end former President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).Those in the New York and D.C. media bubbles are outraged and have classified the move as heartless, unnecessary, immoral…

Mellman: Don’t bet on better numbers

Desperately trying to quell the panic growing in their guts and in their ranks, Republicans are spinning themselves dizzy trying to explain why President Trump’s approval rating will improve before the midterm.Their desperation arises from the…

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