Posts by Mary Chastain  (Page 20)
 

Sasse to Trump: Repeal Obamacare Now, Work on Replacement Later

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Posted by    Friday, June 30, 2017 at 12:00pm 6/30/2017 at 12:00pm

Congressional Republicans cannot agree on health care reform, which has caused frustration and anger among the American public.

Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE) sent a letter to President Donald Trump with a suggestion in the event members cannot reach an agreement when they return from Independence Day break: Repeal Obamacare now. Work on...

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House Passes Kate’s Law, Plus Bill to Deny Federal Grants to Sanctuary Cities

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Posted by    Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 8:30pm 6/29/2017 at 8:30pm

The House passed two bills today: One is known as Kate’s Law that increases penalties for illegal immigrants who keep trying to re-enter the United States, especially those who have criminal records. The second denies federal grants to sanctuary cities. From Fox News:

Kate’s Law is named for Kate Steinle, a San...

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MLB Umpire Saved a Woman on a Pittsburgh Bridge

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Posted by    Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 4:00pm 6/29/2017 at 4:00pm
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On Wednesday afternoon, MLB umpire John Tumpane witnessed a woman climb off the side of the Roberto Clemente Bridge in Pittsburgh, PA, and knew something just wasn’t right.

He explained to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that others around him couldn’t tell him what was going on and that’s when he decided to do...

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Mnuchin Announces Sanctions on Chinese Bank Over North Korea

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Posted by    Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 3:30pm 6/29/2017 at 3:30pm
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced that the U.S. has sanctioned two Chinese citizens, a shipping company, and a bank. He accused the “bank of laundering money for Pyongyang.” From The New York Times:

A Treasury statement named the bank as the Bank of Dandong and the firm as Dalian Global Unity Shipping...

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Trump Goes After “I.Q. Crazy” Mika, “Psycho” Joe on Twitter

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Posted by    Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 11:30am 6/29/2017 at 11:30am

President Donald Trump took to Twitter to unleash his anger on Morning Joe and its hosts Mika Brzezinki and Joe Scarborough.

He wrote that he heard the show “speaks badly” of him, but wants to know why “I.Q. Crazy Mika” and “Psycho Joe” went to Mar-a-Lago for three nights around News Year...

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Which One is Ted Cruz?

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 4:30pm 6/28/2017 at 4:30pm
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I’ve said for the longest time that Tom Ricketts, the owner of my beloved World Series Champions Chicago Cubs, and Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) are identical twins. Here’s proof:

The...

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Undercover Video: CNN’s Van Jones Describes Russia Story as ‘Nothing Burger’

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 2:30pm 6/28/2017 at 2:30pm
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James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas dropped the second video of a series to expose the media’s bias against President Donald Trump.

This video catches CNN’s Van Jones, one of the more prominent leftist contributors, admitting the Trump-Russia narrative is mostly a “nothing burger.” Yesterday’s video showed a CNN producer calling the narrative...

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Trump backers hold sit-in at Starbucks after staff mocks woman in Trump T-shirt

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 1:30pm 6/28/2017 at 1:30pm
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The staff at a Starbucks in Charlotte, NC, allegedly mocked a woman wearing a Donald Trump t-shirt. When word spread, Trump supporters staged in a sit-in to support the woman. From The Miami Herald:

Starting at 2 p.m., more than 50 tee-shirt wearing Trump backers staged a peaceful gathering at the Dilworth...

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Was the Helicopter Attack on Venezuelan Buildings Real or a Hoax?

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 1:00pm 6/28/2017 at 1:00pm
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Social media took off late Tuesday night after video caught a helicopter circling Venezuelan government buildings, including the Supreme Court. Reports indicate that the helicopter “fired 15 shots at the Interior Ministry, where scores of people...

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Ukraine, Russia, U.S. Affected by Latest Cyberattack

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 11:30am 6/28/2017 at 11:30am
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The Petya ransomeware took off yesterday across the globe, affecting state-owned and private businesses in Russia, Europe, and the U.S. The BBC has now reported that it “may have started via corrupted updates on a piece of accountancy software.”

The ransomeware hit Ukraine hardest since it attacked the country’s “power grid, banks...

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CNN Journalists Resign Over Retracted Russian Story

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Posted by    Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 7:30am 6/28/2017 at 7:30am
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CNN announced Monday evening that three journalists resigned over a Russia story the network deleted last Friday. From CNN:

Thomas Frank, who wrote the story in question; Eric Lichtblau, an editor in the unit; and Lex Haris, who oversaw the unit, have all left CNN.

“In the aftermath of the retraction of a...

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John McEnroe Stands by His Serena Williams Comments

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Posted by    Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 5:30pm 6/27/2017 at 5:30pm

Tennis legend John McEnroe caused quite a stir during his NPR interview when he said Serena Williams would only be ranked 700 if she played on the men’s circuit. Williams hit back, but McEnroe refuses to apologize for his statement. From T...

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Undercover Video Shows CNN Producer Admitting Russia Narrative is ‘Mostly Bullsh*t’

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Posted by    Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 1:00pm 6/27/2017 at 1:00pm
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James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas released the first video in a series they claim will expose the bias of mainstream media outlets.

The video released Tuesday shows an investigator questioning CNN producer John Bonifield about the President Donald Trump-Russia narrative that has dominated the news cycle. Bonifield admitted to the investigator that Trump “is...

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CNN’s Russia Obsession Results in Rules Change for Russia Stories

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Posted by    Monday, June 26, 2017 at 5:00pm 6/26/2017 at 5:00pm
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CNN has changed rules on how the company handles stories about Russia after the network had to retract and delete a story on Friday.

BuzzFeed reported that CNNMoney executive editor Rich Barbieri sent out an email on Saturday that told employees they should not “publish any content involving Russia without coming to...

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Officials Will Exhume Salvador Dali’s Body to Settle a Paternity Suit

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Posted by    Monday, June 26, 2017 at 3:30pm 6/26/2017 at 3:30pm
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A Spanish judge has ordered officials to exhume painter Salvador Dali’s body to settle a paternity suit. From the BBC:

A Spanish woman, born in 1956, said her mother, a maid, had a clandestine affair with the painter in 1955.

In ordering the exhumation, the judge said there were no biological remains or...

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Theresa May, Northern Irish Party Make Deal to Give Conservatives Slim Majority

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Posted by    Monday, June 26, 2017 at 2:00pm 6/26/2017 at 2:00pm
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British Prime Minister Theresa May has struck a deal with Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) to give the conservatives the slim majority it needs for May to stay in her role. The New York Times reported:

With the deal, which is reported...

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Supreme Court Will Hear a Same-Sex Wedding Cake Case

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Posted by    Monday, June 26, 2017 at 10:50am 6/26/2017 at 10:50am
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The Supreme Court has decided to hear a challenge from a Colorado baker, after the state charged him with violating the state’s anti-discrimination law when he declined to make a wedding cake for a gay couple. From the LA Times:

Jack Phillips, the owner of the Masterpiece Cakeshop in Lakewood, Colo., was...

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