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‘They Cannot Hide From Him’: Democrats See Big Gains In Gubernatorial Races Under Trump

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 21:42

Jay Inslee (D) was elected Monday to become chair of the Democratic Governors Association, charged with leading their efforts to take back dozens of top state posts across the country, a crucial step in rebuilding their party in 2018 and beyond.

Trump's tweet raises obstruction specter, worries allies

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 20:29

WASHINGTON (AP) — The shifting explanations for why President Donald Trump fired national security adviser Michael Flynn have revived questions about whether the president may have obstructed an ongoing investigation of potential contacts between his campaign and Russia.

Pregnant Khloé Kardashian Covers Up Her Baby Bump While Snapchatting with Kourtney

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 20:16

Blink and you’ll miss it, but Khloé Kardashian‘s baby bump is adorable nonetheless.

The Dictator Whose Hunger For Power Helped Tear Yemen Apart Is Dead

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 20:00

Yemen’s former authoritarian president, Ali Abdullah Saleh, was killed by political rivals on Monday outside the capital, Sanaa.

Meghan McCain Hits Back After Michael Flynn Coverage On ‘The View’

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 19:04

ERRONEOUS FLYNN REPORT DISCUSSED: After we shared an ABC News report on Michael Flynn last week that was later deemed incorrect, the co-hosts react and discuss.

Instagram Now Warns Users Against Wild Animal Selfies

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 18:49

If you’re thinking of posting that pic of you riding an elephant during your vacation in Thailand on social media, you may want to reconsider.

Ventura glad legal battle against 'American Sniper' is over

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 18:42

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura denounced the late "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle on Monday as an "American Liar" and said he feels vindicated in his five-year legal battle against the former Navy SEAL and his estate, though he declined to say how much his settlement is worth.

PBS Announces Replacement For Charlie Rose's Show Following Sexual Harassment Allegations

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 18:03

PBS has announced a replacement program for Charlie Rose’s eponymous interview show.

Amanda Seales Claims Russell Simmons Asked If They 'Ever F**ked' During Meeting

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 17:58

Comedian and actress Amanda Seales has a public service announcement for anyone tempted to ask a victim of sexual assault why they waited so long to say something: Don’t.

US, Russia deep-search vessels join hunt for Argentine sub

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 17:53

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — U.S and Russian ships carrying remotely operated vehicles capable of deep seafloor searches are joining other vessels hunting for an Argentine submarine that went missing in the South Atlantic 19 days ago, the navy said Monday.

Republican Leaders Say Helping Dreamers Isn't An Emergency. For Many Dreamers, It Is.

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 17:35

WASHINGTON ― For Republican leaders in Congress, finding a legislative solution to help young undocumented immigrants who may soon be deported isn’t an urgent problem.

22-Year-Old Rapper Meets 81-Year-Old Words With Friends Opponent

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 17:22

There are no words for this: A 22-year-old rapper and producer living in Harlem finally met the 81-year-old woman he considered his “best friend.”

Why Did NASA Wake Up This Interstellar Spacecraft After 33 Years?

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 17:22

Actually, it's awesome.

Former 'Cult Leader' Allegedly Killed Toddler in 1980s: 'We Think There Are More Victims'

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 17:17

A 75-year-old woman who police allege was the leader of a religious cult in Florida has been charged with murder in Georgia in the death of a toddler more than 25 years ago, PEOPLE confirms.

Ex-Illinois Rep. John Anderson, who ran for president, dies

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 17:11

CHICAGO (AP) — Former longtime Illinois Rep. John Anderson, who ran for president as an independent in 1980, has died at age 95.

Seattle police chief to step down after guiding reforms

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 16:57

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Police Chief Kathleen O'Toole, who helped reform the department after federal officials found officers were too quick to use force against minorities, will step down at the end of the year, the mayor said Monday.

Sign language interpreter delivered gibberish in Florida

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 16:21

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Hearing-impaired people tuning in to a news conference about the arrest of a suspected serial killer got a message of gibberish from an American Sign Language interpreter.

O'Reilly's Plan To Smear His Accusers Appears To Be Backfiring

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 16:02

In an attempt to defend himself after numerous women accused him of sexual misconduct, Bill O’Reilly tried to paint the women as liars out for fat settlement checks.

Trump team turns to specious legal arguments

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 15:39

Bob Bauer, former White House counsel, talks with Rachel Maddow about Donald Trump's legal jeopardy in the Russia scandal, and whether Trump has it within his power to make the Robert Mueller and the Trump Russia investigation go away.

Educate Your Relatives This Holiday Season With A 'F*ck Your Racist Grandma' Sweatshirt

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 15:34

This holiday season, show your relatives you love them by bestowing upon them the gift of activism without even having to say anything.