The Saudi connection: Was Enquirer blackmail of Jeff Bezos meant to protect Crown Prince Mohammed?

Was David Pecker working to protect Donald Trump, or someone much richer and more powerful than that?… The post The Saudi connection: Was Enquirer blackmail of Jeff Bezos meant to protect Crown Prince Mohammed? appeared first on Raw Story.

‘He won’t even stand in the rain’: MSNBC’s Mika says Amy Klobuchar is obviously tougher than Trump

MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski mocked President Donald Trump, and said one of the women hoping to challenge him for the White House next year had already shown she was much tougher. The “Morning Joe” co-host said Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) had already proved her mettle by announcing her bi… The post Continue Reading

When newspapers close, voters become more partisan

It seems impossible to ignore national politics today. The stream of stories about the president and Congress is endless. Whether online, in print or on television, it has never been easier to follow the action. National news outlets are adapting well to this environment: The New York Times and Wall… Continue Reading

Boo Face: We FINALLY Saw Will Smith As The Genie In Aladdin And It Is Getting DRAGGEDDDDD

“Your life begins now… Aladdin”. Watch this special look at Disney’s #Aladdin, in theaters May 24. pic.twitter.com/XzZozU81DU — Disney (@Disney) February 11, 2019 Will Smith’s Genie Gets Dragged There has been a lot of skepticism about Will Smith and what he’d look like as a genie in Disney’s live-action Aladdin. Continue Reading

Qatar revamps investment strategy after Kushner building bailout

When news emerged that Qatar may have unwittingly helped bail out a New York skyscraper owned by the family of Jared Kushner, Donald Trump’s son-in-law, eyebrows were raised in Doha. Kushner, a senior White House adviser, was a close ally of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman – a key Continue Reading

Roger Stone uncorks crazed rant on Mueller probe: ‘It’s a pretext to remove both Trump and Pence’

Longtime Trump ally Roger Stone now believes special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe is part of an elaborate conspiracy to get Hillary Clinton into the White House. In an interview with The New Yorker’s Jeffrey Toobin published this week, Stone predicted that Mueller’s investigation… The post Roger Stone uncorks crazed rant Continue Reading

Graham: Trump won’t sign a funding bill that offers wall funding in exchange for less ICE beds

Fox News has claimed that the Democrats will support some funding for President Trump’s southern border wall, but only in exchange for less beds at U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement facilities. Senator Graham, speaking on the channel, sees that as a non-starter. “[PRESIDENT TRUMP]… The post Graham: Trump won’t sign Continue Reading

Women reign at glitzy Grammys gala that also makes rap history

A bold streak of feminism ran through the Grammys gala on Sunday, as women artists dominated in the competition and on the concert stage — while rappers Cardi B and Childish Gambino delivered a history-making night for hip-hop. Gambino — the musical alter ego of actor Donald Glover &#821… The Continue Reading

Venezuela’s Guaido warns military on blocked aid

Opposition leader Juan Guaido, recognized by some 50 countries as Venezuela’s interim president, warned the military Sunday that blocking humanitarian aid from entering the country is a “crime against humanity.” The warning comes as international aid has taken center stage in a tes… The post Venezuela’s Guaido warns military on Continue Reading

Thirty years after Rushdie fatwa, blasphemy still a potent weapon

Thirty years after Iran called for the killing of Salman Rushdie, the British novelist remains a figure of hate for extremists across the Muslim world, and though the level of outrage has dropped, the issue of blasphemy is as incendiary as ever. Rushdie’s novel “The Satanic Verses”… The post Thirty Continue Reading

Virginia Democrats float impeachment against lieutenant governor

A draft resolution calling for the impeachment of Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax, a Democrat, has been circulating among Virginia Democrats over allegations of sexual assault, and might be introduced as soon as Monday. Fairfax is one of three top Virginia Democrats embroiled in scandals, including… The post Virginia Democrats Continue Reading