• Trump’s Weekend Hospital Visit Draws A Skeptical Reaction
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    WASHINGTON (AP) — A lack of notice. Past failures to level with the American people. A tough week for the White House as public impeachment hearings got under way. Add it all up, and President Donald Trump’s unscheduled weekend visit to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center raised suspicions about… Read more »
  • Deval Patrick Defends Work For Subprime Mortgage Lender
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    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Deval Patrick is defending his work for one of the nation’s largest subprime mortgage lenders, telling voters there’s “a place in the economy” for the financial tools — the abuse of which led to the 2008 housing market crash. SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER:  Close… Read more »
  • Philando Castile’s Girlfriend Diamond Reynolds Sues Minnesota Mayor Over Tweet
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    n 2016, Diamond Reynolds filmed a police officer shooting and killing her boyfriend Philando Castile as he sat next to her in the front seat of their car, while Reynolds’ daughter was in the back. A year later, according to The Star Tribune, Tom McBroom, the former Rice County Sheriff’s Deputy… Read more »
  • Presidential Candidate Buttigieg Visits Morehouse In Effort To Build Black Support
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    ATLANTA (AP) — Pete Buttigieg will speak at historically black Morehouse College in Atlanta on Monday as he tries to expand his appeal among black voters who are critical to winning the Democratic presidential primary. The 37-year-old white mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is gaining momentum in the overwhelmingly white… Read more »
  • Jeffrey Epstein Guards To Face Criminal Charges
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    WASHINGTON (AP) — Two correctional officers responsible for guarding Jeffrey Epstein when he took his own life are expected to face criminal charges this week for falsifying prison records, two people familiar with the matter told The Associated Press. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON TWITTER AND INSTAGRAM The federal charges could come… Read more »
  • Police Says California Backyard Shooting Was Targeted
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    FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Police searched Monday for two assailants who sneaked into a backyard party in Fresno and opened fire on a small crowd that had gathered to watch football on television. Four people were killed and six wounded. The house where a group of Hmong family and friends… Read more »
  • 3 Killed In Shooting At Oklahoma Walmart
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    DUNCAN, Oklahoma (AP) — Two men and a woman were fatally shot Monday morning outside a Walmart store in southwestern Oklahoma, police said. Two victims were shot inside a car and the third was in the parking lot outside the store in Duncan, Police Chief Danny Ford said. It was… Read more »
  • Abrams’ Group Aims To Reach Georgia Voters Who May Be Purged
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    Stacey Abrams’ voting rights organization is aiming to reach Georgia voters who could be purged from the state’s election rolls as soon as next month. Fair Fight Action is mobilizing hundreds of volunteers coming out of Wednesday’s Democratic presidential debate in Atlanta to make calls to potentially affected voters. The… Read more »
  • Obama Cautions Democratic Hopefuls On Tacking Too Far Left
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    WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Barack Obama on Friday warned the Democratic field of White House hopefuls not to veer too far to the left, a move he said would alienate many who would otherwise be open to voting for the party’s nominee next year. Though Obama did not mention… Read more »
  • Colin Kaepernick’s Workout Generated Support And Criticism
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    Colin Kaepernick‘s NFL “workout” is now in the books  and some folks, including Jay-Z, feel like Kaepernick “turned a legitimate workout into a publicity stunt.”   He doesn’t want to play. pic.twitter.com/ZuSI1IVW9r — Stephen A Smith (@stephenasmith) November 17, 2019 On Saturday, Kaepernick cancelled his NFL workout at the Atlanta Falcons facility… Read more »