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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Medical Examiner Rules Jeffrey Epstein’s Death a Suicide by Hanging

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Posted by    Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 10:00am 8/17/2019 at 10:00am
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New York City Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Barbara Sampson determined multimillionaire sex offender Jeffrey Epstein committed suicide by hanging himself:

“After careful review of all investigative information, including complete autopsy findings, the determination on the death of Jeffrey Epstein is below — Cause: Hanging. Manner: Suicide.”

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Mark Sanford Will Decide by Labor Day if He Will Launch a Primary Challenge Against Trump

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Posted by    Friday, August 16, 2019 at 1:00pm 8/16/2019 at 1:00pm
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Former South Carolina Governor and US House Rep. Mark Sanford announced he will make a decision by Labor Day if he will launch a primary challenge against President Donald Trump in 2020. From CNN:

Sanford told CNN’s Jake Tapper that he’s been encouraged to run for president by people who “have said...

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Rumors Swirl Former Trump Aide Corey Lewandowski Will Run for Senate

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Posted by    Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 5:00pm 8/15/2019 at 5:00pm
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Rumors have started to float around that Corey Lewandowski, a former campaign manager to then-presidential candidate Donald Trump, plans to run for the Senate in New Hampshire.

Those rumors gained fuel after news came out that Lewandowski will join Trump in New Hampshire on Thursday.

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Will Hickenlooper End Presidential Campaign to Run for the Senate?

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 3:00pm 8/14/2019 at 3:00pm
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Another one bites the dust? The 2020 Democratic presidential field may lose another person.

The New York Times reported that Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper has started to consider dropping out of the race to challenge Republican Se. Cory Gardner in 2020.

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Stacey Abrams Won’t Run for President, But Open to Being Vice President Pick

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 1:00pm 8/14/2019 at 1:00pm
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Stacey Abrams, who has not yet admitted she lost the Georgia governor’s race fair and square, has tried to remain relevant with the mainstream media more than happy to help.

Abrams sat down with The New York Times to discuss her decision...

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Trump Delays Chinese Tariffs on Laptops, Smartphones, and Toys

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 5:00pm 8/13/2019 at 5:00pm
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President Donald Trump’s administration decided to delay tariffs on big items such as laptops, smartphones, and toys made in China until December 15. From The Wall Street Journal:

Trade talks appeared in jeopardy after the Trump administration threatened on Aug. 1 to extend tariffs of 10% to $300 billion in Chinese imports...

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The Left Eats Its Own: Sarah Silverman Loses Movie Role Over Old Blackface Photo

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Posted by    Monday, August 12, 2019 at 7:00pm 8/12/2019 at 7:00pm
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Liberal comedian Sarah Silverman said on “The Bill Simmons Podcast” she recently lost a role in a movie after the filmmakers discovered a picture of her in blackface from 2007. From The Hollywood Reporter:

“I recently was going to do a movie, a sweet part, then at 11 p.m. the night before...

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Hong Kong Airport Cancels Flights After Protesters Overwhelm Main Terminal

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Posted by    Monday, August 12, 2019 at 3:00pm 8/12/2019 at 3:00pm
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The feud between Hong Kong and China continues to grow as over 40,000 pro-democracy protesters overran the Hong Kong Airport on Monday.

The protest took place in the main terminal, which led officials to cancel all the flights except those already en route to the airport.

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Nadler Confirms House Judiciary Committee Launched ‘Formal Impeachment Proceedings’ Against Trump

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Posted by    Friday, August 9, 2019 at 3:00pm 8/9/2019 at 3:00pm
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House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) confirmed the committee has launched “formal impeachment proceedings” against President Donald Trump even without Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s blessing. From Fox News:

“This is formal impeachment proceedings,” Nadler said. “We are investigating all...

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Twitter Locks Out “Team Mitch” for Sharing Video of Protesters Chanting Death Threats At McConnell Home

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Posted by    Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 9:00am 8/8/2019 at 9:00am
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Twitter locked out @Team_Mitch, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s campaign account, after it posted pictures of people protesting outside of his home and literally calling for his head. That meant the account could not post new tweets.

The social media platform took this action even though it allowed the hashtag #MassacreMitch to...

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Is Calling Democrats ‘Clowns’ the New White Supremacist Slur?

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 3:00pm 8/7/2019 at 3:00pm
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Everything is a white supremacist slur!

Dan McCready, the Democrat running for North Carolina’s 9th District House seat, suggested that his Republican opponent Dan Bishop used a white supremacist slur when his ad called Democrats clowns after he shared a Daily Kos article trying to push “an obscure alt-right meme.”

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Peter Strzok Sues DOJ for Violating His First Amendment Rights

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 11:00am 8/7/2019 at 11:00am
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Former FBI agent Peter Strzok, who lost his job after the discovery of his anti-President Donald Trump texts, filed a lawsuit against the Department of Justice and FBI for wrongful termination and violating his First Amendment rights.

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Nicole Wallace Falsely Accuses Trump of ‘Talking About Exterminating Latinos,’ Offers Lame Apology after uproar

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Posted by    Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 9:00am 8/7/2019 at 9:00am
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TONE DOWN THE RHETORIC. Guess what, leftists. You cannot have it both ways. You want President Donald Trump to tone down his rhetoric then you guys must do the same thing.

First, we had Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-TX) tweet out San Antonio donors because they fuel “a campaign of hate that labels...

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Mass Shooting Fallout: NY Times Changes Headline Deemed Too Favorable to Trump After Leftist Freakout

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at 3:00pm 8/6/2019 at 3:00pm

The New York Times published a piece on President Donald Trump’s response to the two deadly shootings with the title TRUMP URGES UNITY VS. RACISM.

The newspaper used the correct headline because that’s exactly what Trump said in his speech. However, it went against the leftist narrative’s to push gun control even...

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What we know about El Paso shooter Patrick Crusius

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Posted by    Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at 7:00am 8/6/2019 at 7:00am
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On Saturday, a man shot up a Walmart in El Paso, killing 20 people and injuring 26 people. One law enforcement agent identified the suspect in custody as 21-year-old Patrick Crusius.

A few hours after the massacre, news circulated that Crusius published a four-page manifesto filled with racist language and hatred for...

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Reports: Dayton Shooter Supported Elizabeth Warren, Hated Trump and ICE

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Posted by    Monday, August 5, 2019 at 1:00pm 8/5/2019 at 1:00pm
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On Saturday, 24-year-old Connor Betts went on a shooting rampage in Dayton, OH. He killed nine people, including his sister, and injured 27.

Like other murderers, the actions of Betts did not surprise those who knew him. In fact, classmates and acquaintances knew for a long time Betts had it in him...

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Trump: ‘Our Nation Must Condemn Racism, Bigotry and White Supremacy’

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Posted by    Monday, August 5, 2019 at 11:17am 8/5/2019 at 11:17am
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President Donald Trump addressed the nation Monday morning after two mass shootings took place in America. One in El Paso, TX, killed 20 people while the other in Dayton, OH, killed nine people.

With Vice President Mike Pence by his side, Trump lashed out at hate in America while calling for...

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