About: Mary Chastain

Mary covers international news, with a special interest in Ukraine and Russia. She covered the Ukraine crisis at Breitbart News since the Euromaidan protests broke out in 2013. She wrote about sports, especially tennis and hockey, at Breitbart. Mary also contributed snark to Misfit Politics.

Mary loves her Chicago Cubs, Chicago Blackhawks, tennis, cats, Diet Coke, and wine.




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Bears Superstar Khalil Mack Pays off Walmart Layaways in Hometown

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Posted by    Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 4:00pm 12/15/2019 at 4:00pm
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As I watch my beloved Chicago Bears take on those putrid Green Bay Packers, I remember that Bears superstar Khalil Mack did something amazing last week.

Mack paid off all the items on layaway at Walmart in his hometown Fort Pierce, FL.

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Trump, China Agree to Deal to Remove Threat of New Tariffs

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Posted by    Friday, December 13, 2019 at 7:00pm 12/13/2019 at 7:00pm
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The U.S. and China have reached a limited deal to pause the trade war and remove the threat of new tariffs.

China has agreed to purchase “American farm goods and other products.”

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In 2019, Fox News Achieved Highest Primetime Ratings Ever

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Posted by    Friday, December 13, 2019 at 3:00pm 12/13/2019 at 3:00pm
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The primetime shows on Fox News faced so many boycotts in 2019, but the network hit its highest primetime ratings since its inception over 20 years ago.

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House Judiciary Committee Approves Two Articles of Impeachment Against Trump

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Posted by    Friday, December 13, 2019 at 1:00pm 12/13/2019 at 1:00pm
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The House Judiciary Committee approved two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.

The vote came out to 23-17. The House will vote on the articles next week before they head to the Senate.

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Reuters Photographer Caught Taking Pictures of Documents on Desks During Break of Impeachment Debate

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Posted by    Friday, December 13, 2019 at 9:00am 12/13/2019 at 9:00am
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The House Judiciary Committee ejected Reuters photographer Josh Roberts from yesterday’s hearing after CNN’s live feed caught him photographing documents on desks during a break.

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Harvey Weinstein Reaches $25 Million Settlement With Some Accusers

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Posted by    Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 8:00pm 12/12/2019 at 8:00pm
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Disgraced media mogul Harvey Weinstein reached a $25 million settlement with some of the women who accused him of sexual harassment, assault, and rape.

Other accusers have lashed out at the settlement.

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House Passes Farm Bill With Bipartisan Support, But Includes Amnesty for Illegal Immigrants

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Posted by    Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 4:00pm 12/12/2019 at 4:00pm
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The House passed Farm Workforce Modernization Act with supports from both sides of the aisle. However, critics have blasted the bill since it contains language they describe as “large-scale amnesty.”

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Horowitz: ‘I Think the Activities We Found Here Don’t Vindicate Anybody Who Touched’ the FISA Applications

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Posted by    Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 5:00pm 12/11/2019 at 5:00pm
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Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz lashed out at the FBI during his testimony in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee.

He released his report on the investigation into the origins of the Trump-Russia probe and FISA warrants on former Trump adviser Carter Page a few days ago.

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NAS Pensacola Pilot to Bosses: ‘Our Message is Simple: Arm Us’

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Posted by    Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 3:00pm 12/11/2019 at 3:00pm
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Navy instructor pilots have demanded their bosses allow them to carry weapons on their bases.

The request comes after Saudi Arabian Air Force 2nd Lt. Mohammed Saeed Alshamrani shot and killed three sailors and wounded eight others. For 10 minutes, he shot up the API (aviation pre-flight indoctrination) building.

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Rep. Karen Bass Willing to Support Impeachment Again if Trump Wins in 2020

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Posted by    Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 1:00pm 12/11/2019 at 1:00pm
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Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA) told TMZ she has already decided to support impeaching President Donald Trump if he wins in 2020.

After all, the odds are in their favor because “he probably has other examples of criminal behavior.”

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AG Barr Blasts FBI for Abusing the System in Russian Probe, the Press for Fanning ‘Largely Bogus Narrative’

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Posted by    Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 9:00am 12/11/2019 at 9:00am
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Attorney General William Barr sat down with NBC News a day after the release of IG Michael Horowitz’s report on the FISA warrants on Carter Page and the origins of the Russia probe.

Barr openly dismissed the findings in the report, mainly because it did not go deep enough, but also ripped...

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Stacey Abrams Aiming for Vice President Nod: I Will Not Diminish My Ambition

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Posted by    Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 6:00pm 12/10/2019 at 6:00pm
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Failed Democratic Georgia governor nominee Stacey Abrams still yearns for the spotlight she grabbed last year.

Instead of glossing over her goals, Abrams admitted that she wants the Democratic nominee to pick her as the vice president. She also ranted against the Electoral College and America’s supposed racist system.

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White House: Trump ‘Will Address’ Impeachment Charges in the Senate

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Posted by    Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 12:42pm 12/10/2019 at 12:42pm
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White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham said in a statement that President Donald Trump “will address” the impeachment charges in the Senate trial.

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Pelosi Announces That the House Democrats Support New Trump NAFTA Deal

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Posted by    Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 12:00pm 12/10/2019 at 12:00pm
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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announced the House Democrats have decided to support President Donald Trump’s new NAFTA deal.

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Trump Responds to Impeachment Charges: ‘WITCH HUNT!’

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Posted by    Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 10:11am 12/10/2019 at 10:11am
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President Donald Trump described the impeachment charges against him as a “witch hunt” after the Democrats presented two charges against him.

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Schiff Confirms Impeachment of Trump is All About 2020

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Posted by    Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 10:04am 12/10/2019 at 10:04am
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House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff confirmed the impeachment against President Donald Trump is all about the 2020 election.

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Democrats Announce Articles of Impeachment Against Trump: Abuse of Power and Obstruction of Congress

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Posted by    Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 9:15am 12/10/2019 at 9:15am
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House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.

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