• Trump Was Taped Talking About Paying Off Playboy Model
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    (Photo credit: Seth Wenig, AP ) NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump‘s former personal lawyer secretly recorded Trump discussing a possible payment to a former Playboy model who said she had an affair with him, a person familiar with an investigation into the attorney told The Associated Press on Friday. The... Read more »
  • Paramount TV President Fired Over Racial Comments About Black Women
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    Amy Powell is suddenly out as the president of Paramount Television after reportedly saying some inappropriate things about black women during a conference call. Five years after being tapped to lead the newly relaunched TV division, Paramount CEO Jim Gianopulos wrote in an internal memo that Powell had been fired. Her firing came... Read more »
  • UPDATE: 4 Missing From Boat Are Presumed Dead
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    (Photo credit: Andrew Jansen, AP) BRANSON, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly tourist boat accident in Missouri: 9:30 a.m. Authorities say the four people still missing after a duck boat capsized in southern Missouri are presumed dead, in addition to the 13 people whose bodies have been recovered. Stone County Sheriff Doug... Read more »
  • NFL, NFLPA Freeze Anthem Rules Amid Backlash To Miami Policy
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    (Photo credit: Stephen Brashear, AP) The NFL’s two-month old national anthem policy is on hold. Hours after The Associated Press reported that Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the anthem could be suspended for up to four games under a team policy issued this week, the league and the... Read more »
  • Thunder Trade Anthony To Hawks, Waiver Likely
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    (Photo credit: Sue Ogrocki, AP) OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Carmelo Anthony is done in Oklahoma City. A person with knowledge of the details told The Associated Press the Thunder are sending Anthony and a 2022 protected first-round pick to Atlanta in exchange for Hawks guard Dennis Schroder and Mike Muscala. Anthony will... Read more »
  • Black Conservative Group Angry After Uber Driver Refuses To Transport Them
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    A group of young, Black conservatives on their way to a Make America Great Again “meet-up” at the Trump International Hotel in Washington, DC claim they were refused service by an Uber driver because of their political views. “To me, what happened took me back to the 60’s when Black Americans were told... Read more »
  • Coming To America: Trump Invites Putin To White House
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    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) President Donald Trump has invited Russian President Vladimir Putin to the White House this fall for a second get-together, even as cleanup from the first continues with no letup. A White House meeting would be a dramatic extension of legitimacy to the Russian leader, who has long been isolated... Read more »
  • Miami Dolphins May Suspend Players Who Don’t Stand For Anthem
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    (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear, File) Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the national anthem could be suspended for up to four games under a team policy issued this week. The “Proper Anthem Conduct” section is just one sentence in a nine-page discipline document provided to The Associated Press by a... Read more »
  • Brazilian Butt Doctor Arrested After Patient Dies
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    .(AP Photo/Leo Correa) RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Police arrested celebrity plastic surgeon Denis Cesar Barros Furtado on Thursday, five days after he went on the run following the death of a patient he gave injections to enlarge her buttocks. Known as “Dr. Bumbum” — Brazilian slang for backside, Furtado was arrested... Read more »
  • Huh? Black Republican Sen. Tim Scott Praises Trump On Foreign Policy
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    We already knew Sen. Tim Scott, the lone Black Republican in the U.S. Senate who represents South Carolina, was off his rocker when he went on a bizarre victory tour over the tax bill with Ivanka Trump. But Scott has now hit Ben Carson levels of foolishness — he is actually praising Trump for... Read more »