Trump slams Dems for not helping to fix Obamacare ‘catastrophe’

Trump slams Dems for not helping to fix Obamacare ‘catastrophe’

Trump slams Dems for not helping to fix Obamacare ‘catastrophe’ Standing with two families victimized by Obamacare, President Trump shamed Democrats on Tuesday for not joining Republicans working to fix the health care law that he called a “catastrophe.” It was part of an aggressive push to get a health care bill through the Senate […]

Richard Dawkins slams Islam as a most evil religion,a then Trump for travel ban rhetoric

Richard Dawkins slams Islam as ‘most evil religion,’ then Trump for travel ban rhetoric

Richard Dawkins slams Islam as ‘most evil religion,’ then Trump for travel ban rhetoric Author: ‘Individual Muslims suffer more from Islam than anyone else’ Author Richard Dawkins told an audience last week that Islam is the “most evil” religion in the world while scolding President Donald Trump for his anti-terror rhetoric. Attendees at this year’s […]

Astronaut Peggy Whitson breaks US space record, gets call from Donald Trump

Astronaut Peggy Whitson breaks US space record, gets call from Donald Trump

Astronaut Peggy Whitson breaks US space record, gets call from Donald Trump Astronaut Peggy Whitson has broken the US record for the most time in space and talked up a mission to Mars during a congratulatory call from President Donald Trump. The International Space Station’s commander surpassed the record of 534 days, two hours and […]

Trump and Francis: Détente, not armistice

Trump and Francis: Détente not armistice

Trump and Francis: Détente not armistice Trump : ROME (RNS) No matter what their theological inclinations are, Donald Trump’s supporters should be happy with the modern reforms in the Vatican: Until a few decades ago a pope would have never received in an audience a twice-divorced, thrice-married head of state accompanied by a daughter who […]

After 'Abki Baar Trump Sarkar' Won US, Conservatives Hope To Woo British-Indians With 'Theresa Ke Saath'

After ‘Abki Baar Trump Sarkar’ Won US, Conservatives Hope To Woo British-Indians With ‘Theresa Ke Saath’

After ‘Abki Baar Trump Sarkar’ Won US, Conservatives Hope To Woo British-Indians With ‘Theresa Ke Saath’ Abki Baar : Britain’s ruling Conservative Party has released a Hindi campaign song on Sunday in an attempt to woo the nearly 1.6 million strong Indian diaspora in the country. PTI The song ‘Theresa Ke Saath’ for the June […]

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President Trump meets Pope Francis: From trading barbs to seeking common ground

President Trump meets Pope Francis: From trading barbs to seeking common ground President : VATICAN CITY (Reuters) Several days after Pope Francis was elected four years ago, he was criticized by Donald Trump for returning to the Church-run residence he was staying at in Rome to pay his bill in person. “I don’t like seeing the […]

Pope Francis Directs Message to Trump on Climate Change

Pope Francis Directs Message to Trump on Climate Change

Pope Francis Directs Message to Trump on Climate Change Pope Francis issued an urgent warning to the world’s political leaders to take the science behind climate change seriously and not to abandon international agreements to address the perils of global warming. The Pontiff’s message seemed directed at president-elect Donald Trump, who has signaled that the […]

Trump Military Buildup Promises Little For The Working Grunts

Trump Military Buildup Promises Little For The Working Grunts

Trump Military Buildup Promises Little For The Working Grunts Trump : Once again, the big money goes for the fancy weapons, while the troops carry old rifles. The USS Gerald R. Ford, the new aircraft carrier President Donald Trump praised recently, is costing some $13 billion to build. That doesn’t count the airplanes. It’s the most […]

Most Americans Say FBI Investigation Of Trump-Russia Ties Is Necessary

Most Americans Say FBI Investigation Of Trump-Russia Ties Is Necessary

Most Americans Say FBI Investigation Of Trump-Russia Ties Is Necessary The public largely believes that it’s worthwhile to investigate links between Russian government officials and associates of President Donald Trump, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. Americans say by a 17-point margin, 48 percent to 31 percent, that the Trump administration’s relationship with Russia is a […]

Potential 'smoking gun' showing

Potential ‘smoking gun’ showing Obama administration spied on Trump team, source says

Potential ‘smoking gun’ showing Obama administration spied on Trump team, source says Republican congressional investigators expect a potential “smoking gun” establishing that the Obama administration spied on the Trump transition team, and possibly the president-elect himself, will be produced to the House Intelligence Committee this week, a source told Fox News. Classified intelligence showing incidental […]

Trump’s Budget Slashes Aid to the Poor. Would Jesus Have a Problem with That?

Trump’s Budget Slashes Aid to the Poor. Would Jesus Have a Problem with That?

Trump’s Budget Slashes Aid to the Poor. Would Jesus Have a Problem with That? Since it was unveiled last week, President Trump’s proposed budget* has been widely denounced as “immoral” and downright “evil” for boosting defense spending by billions while demanding drastic cuts to vital aid programs. Yet if liberals and some conservatives are upset about cuts to programs that help ensure […]

Clinton World Isn’t Ready To Move Past Comey, Even As The FBI Turns To Trump

Clinton World Isn’t Ready To Move Past Comey, Even As The FBI Turns To Trump

Clinton World Isn’t Ready To Move Past Comey, Even As The FBI Turns To Trump “There were two active investigations involving presidential candidates last year, and he only told the voters about one.” As they watched Director James Comey testify that the FBI was undertaking a counterintelligence investigation into the president of the United States, […]

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Trump ‘Stands By’ Debunked Claim That Obama Spied On Him, Sean Spicer Says

Intelligence leaders in both parties say there is zero evidence of this. President Donald Trump is sticking with his claim that President Barack Obama tapped his phones at Trump Tower last year, despite intelligence officials saying there’s no evidence that ever happened, according to White House press secretary Sean Spicer. “He stands by it,” Spicer […]

This Conservative Senator Is Trying To Woo Progressives With Bills He Says Restrict Trump

This Conservative Senator Is Trying To Woo Progressives With Bills He Says Restrict Trump

This Conservative Senator Is Trying To Woo Progressives With Bills He Says Restrict Trump Conservative James Lankford said Democrats should back his bills because they’ll keep the president’s agency heads in check. A Republican senator is trying to pitch progressive Democrats on a package of bills that he says will limit President Donald Trump’s powers. […]

Trump condemned anti-Semitism. What about Islamophobia?

Trump condemned anti-Semitism. What about Islamophobia?

Trump condemned anti-Semitism. What about Islamophobia? Trump : Prominent Muslims say they’re glad President Trump condemned anti-Semitism after several high-profile crimes against Jewish institutions and months of sidestepping requests to address the problem.But they wish he would also extend his sympathies to Muslims, who have suffered mounting attacks on their own institutions and co-religionists in recent years.“He’s been asked about […]

Is Repealing the Johnson Amendment a Good Idea?

Is Repealing the Johnson Amendment a Good Idea?

Is Repealing the Johnson Amendment a Good Idea? Repealing : Speaking at the National Prayer Breakfast last Thursday, President Donald Trump vowed to “destroy” the Johnson Amendment, which prevents houses of worship and other tax-exempt organizations from engaging in political campaigning. Trump declared to the crowd, “I will get rid of and totally destroy the […]

Trump Pentagon names the enemy: It's ISIS, not ISIL

Trump Pentagon names the enemy: It’s ISIS, not ISIL

Trump Pentagon names the enemy: It’s ISIS, not ISIL WASHINGTON (CNN) – ISIL has been vanquished — at least as an acronym in the administration of President Donald Trump. The Pentagon has issued a directive that officials now use the more common term ISIS to refer to the terror group. ISIS stands for the Islamic […]

CPAC Crowd Duped Into Waving Russian Flags During Trump Speech

CPAC Crowd Duped Into Waving Russian Flags During Trump Speech

CPAC Crowd Duped Into Waving Russian Flags During Trump Speech “It’s fun to have a joke sometimes in a very serious situation,” says trickster Jason Charter. CPAC Crowd : A pair of progressive moles with a sense of humor were apparently responsible for a grand — although short-lived — prank at the Conservative Political Action Conference that […]

6 questions for Clinton and Trump on protecting religious minorities

6 questions for Clinton and Trump on protecting religious minorities

6 questions for Clinton and Trump on protecting religious minorities Clinton : About 190 million Americans affiliate with a rich and diverse variety of religious groups in our great country. The genius of our Founding Fathers guaranteed in the First Amendment to the Constitution that “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, […]

Lindsay Lohan defends Trump: 'We have to join him'

Lindsay Lohan defends Trump ‘We have to join him’

Lindsay Lohan defends Trump ‘We have to join him’ Lindsay Lohan says President Donald Trump doesn’t have it easy. The 30-year-old actress recently participated in a Facebook Live Q&A session for the Daily Mail where she defended the new president. “I think always in the public eye you’re going to get scrutinized,” she said. “He […]

NY Times reporter apologizes for calling First Lady Melania Trump 'a hooker'

NY Times reporter apologizes for calling First Lady Melania Trump ‘a hooker’

NY Times reporter apologizes for calling First Lady Melania Trump ‘a hooker’ The New York Times reporter that referred to First Lady Melania Trump as “a hooker” has apologized. “I want to take ownership of a mistake I made,” New York Times features writer Jacob Bernstein said on Twitter. “Speaking at a party in what […]

Trump praises immigration raids, Schumer presses for more info

Trump praises immigration raids, Schumer presses for more info

Trump praises immigration raids, Schumer presses for more info Trump : U.S. authorities on Monday said they arrested nearly 700 undocumented immigrants as part of a series of raids tied to President Trump’s executive order to find and deport 11 million people living in the United States illegally. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials arrested 680 […]

'President Trump should hear and understand': Quebec City unites in grief for six killed in mosque massacre as thousands hold vigil in sub-zero temperatures

‘President Trump should hear and understand’: Quebec City unites in grief for six killed in mosque massacre as thousands hold vigil in sub-zero temperatures

‘President Trump should hear and understand’: Quebec City unites in grief for six killed in mosque massacre as thousands hold vigil in sub-zero temperatures President : They were shocked, but mostly mournful, as the people of Quebec City turned out in their thousands to honor the victims of the massacre in the mosque. Candles were […]

Canadian woman turned away from U.S. border after questions about religion, Trump

Canadian woman turned away from U.S. border after questions about religion, Trump Canadian : A woman from the Montreal suburb of Brossard says she was denied entry into the U.S. Saturday after being fingerprinted, photographed and questioned in detail about her religion and her views on U.S. President Donald Trump. Fadwa Alaoui, a Moroccan-born Canadian […]

6 Fast Actions President Trump Can Take for Religious Freedom

6 Fast Actions President Trump Can Take for Religious Freedom

6 Fast Actions President Trump Can Take for Religious Freedom Actions : As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump promised to take action to defend religious freedom. In October, he sent a letter to a prominent pro-life Catholic organization, promising to protect the rights of all Americans “to live their faith, to serve their communities, and […]

Trump, UK prime minister emphasize 'special relationship' at White House

Trump, UK prime minister emphasize ‘special relationship’ at White House

Trump, UK prime minister emphasize ‘special relationship’ at White House Trump : WASHINGTON — President Trump put the “special relationship” with the United Kingdom on full display Friday, hosting Prime Minister Theresa May for cordial meetings at the White House while highlighting a partnership built from their converging political fortunes. May’s visit began something of a […]

Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' pleads not guilty in New York

Mexican drug lord ‘El Chapo’ pleads not guilty in New York

Mexican drug lord ‘El Chapo’  pleads not guilty in New York A NYPD emergency unit detail arrive for a convoy carrying Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman CREDIT: BEBETO MATTHEWS/AP Reuters 20 JANUARY 2017 • 11:43PM Mexican : Drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman appeared in a U.S. court on Friday after his surprise […]

Did God choose Trump? What it means to believe in divine intervention

Did God choose Trump? What it means to believe in divine intervention

Did God choose Trump? What it means to believe in divine intervention Did god* : (Editor’s note: Since Donald Trump’s victory in last year’s election, many Christians became convinced he was chosen by God to be president even though he hardly fits their mold of a virtuous leader. In our “Hand of God” series, we take […]

First on CNN: Trump's Cabinet pick invested in company, then introduced a bill to help it

First on CNN: Trump’s Cabinet pick invested in company, then introduced a bill to help it

First on CNN: Trump’s Cabinet pick invested in company, then introduced a bill to help it Washington (CNN)Rep. Tom Price last year purchased shares in a medical device manufacturer days before introducing legislation that would have directly benefited the company, raising new ethics concerns for President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for Health and Human Services secretary. […]

The Best Inauguration Week Music Won’t Be Found At The Capitol Building

The Best Inauguration Week Music Won’t Be Found At The Capitol Building

The Best Inauguration Week Music Won’t Be Found At The Capitol Building Donald Trump has had some serious trouble locking down musicians to perform at his inauguration festivities. In part, this might be because some of the best contemporary artists are busy planning alternative performances on and around inauguration weekend, aimed at protecting the people […]

Theresa May rejects Russian claim MI6 was behind 'dirty dossier' about President elect Donald Trump

Theresa May rejects Russian claim MI6 was behind ‘dirty dossier’ about President elect Donald Trump

Theresa* May rejects Russian claim MI6 was behind ‘dirty dossier’ about President elect Donald Trump Theresa* May has rejected Russian allegations that MI6 was to blame for the ‘dirty dossier’ of explosive claims about Donald Trump. Former British spy Christopher Steele – the dossier’s alleged author – has not worked for British intelligence “for years”, the […]

Trump must aid persecuted Christians or his presidency will fail, says Open Doors

Trump must aid persecuted Christians or his presidency will fail, says Open Doors

Trump must aid persecuted Christians or his presidency will fail, says Open Doors WASHINGTON (RNS) President-elect Donald Trump must help persecuted religious groups around the world or his administration will fail, said the leader of a nonprofit at the release Wednesday (Jan. 11) of its annual list of the most dangerous countries for Christians. Open Doors […]

Boris Johnson To Meet Donald Trump’s

Boris Johnson To Meet Donald Trump’s Team In New York In First UK Government Face-To-Face

Boris Johnson To Meet Donald Trump’s Team In New York In First UK Government Face-To-Face British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has flown to New York to meet with Donald Trump’s top advisers having previously branding the President-elect “unfit” to lead America. The Foreign Office tonight confirmed the first face-to-face meeting between a UK minister and […]

The First ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ Host Had A History Of Groping Women. So Does The Second.

The First ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ Host Had A History Of Groping Women. So Does The Second. Television met the latest incarnation of Arnold Schwarzenegger on Monday evening when he said hello to the world as host of “The New Celebrity Apprentice,” an NBC show with a slightly tweaked name but the same general concept as its […]

GOP Bill Would Slash Diplomatic Security Funds Unless Trump Moves U.S. Embassy To Jerusalem

GOP Bill Would Slash Diplomatic Security Funds Unless Trump Moves U.S. Embassy To Jerusalem WASHINGTON ― Three Republican senators — including two former presidential candidates who’ve long criticized former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for the attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi — introduced a bill on Tuesday that would halve funds for […]

Donald Trump Makes Dubious Claim About Inauguration Singer Jackie Evancho

Donald Trump Makes Dubious Claim About Inauguration Singer Jackie Evancho Fact-Checking Donald Trump’s Claim About Jackie Evancho’s Album Sales | Billboard News The best entertainment to come out of Donald Trump’s A-list-starved inauguration might be the president-elect’s tweets defending it. On Wednesday, he used his favorite medium, Twitter, to address his low-wattage docket of performers by pumping up the […]

Trump: Don’t Blame Russia For Hacking; Blame Computers For Making Life Complicated

President-elect Donald Trump is less than enthusiastic about some senators’ suggestion that Russia ― and perhaps even Vladimir Putin himself ― should be sanctioned for interfering in the U.S. elections, telling reporters Wednesday that it’s time people move on. For Trump, the real culprit isn’t the Russian president or his hackers. It’s computers and technology. […]