Saturday, March 10, 2018

Former Trump aide speaks to Mueller, believes Russia probe is 'not a witch hunt

BREAKING: Putin offers to host Trump-Kim summit in Moscow

Putin: Jews, Ukrainians 'with Russian citizenship' could be behind US election meddling

Trump has reached out to Clinton impeachment lawyer to ward off Mueller inquiry: report

Very important development reported on front page of Sunday Telegraph: UK government to bring in the full suite of Magnitsky sanctions powers in response to Russian crimes and impunity

When @DevinNunes starting leaking about "incidental collection" America didn't know Carter Page was the direct target of a FISA. Looks like Page and Nunes are on legal, admissible intercepts

Peter Thiel’s Palantir wins $876 million U.S. Army contract

NEWS: We uncovered video of Trump talking to a Russian activist about ending US sanctions against Putin

Interior Dept. spent $139,000 on secretary's office doors in sole-source contract

Swing vote Justice Anthony Kennedy will retire this summer, GOP senator says

Jared Kushner stands to benefit from a Jersey Shore town's effort to bring in more New Yorkers with a federally funded plan to build a pier and start a ferry service

"Can you play dead?" New details about the chaos and fear that surrounded the Parkland massacre

pre-order #RussianRouletteBook. Do so today, I'm told, and you will have it on Tuesday, the day it's released

THE MEMO: Dangers multiply for Trump in Mueller probe

In a personal letter, Trump invited Putin to the 2013 Miss Universe pageant

It’s not just insurgent Senate contenders distancing themselves from Mitch McConnell. Just ask Josh Hawley


Trump administration has begun studying how to seek death penalty for drug dealers -- and has even gotten a briefing from Singaporean officials

JUST IN: Trump lawyer says he transferred Stormy Daniels hush money payment from his home equity line

Four dead after standoff at California veterans home

Mueller probe may spell trouble for top GOP lobbying firm that worked with Paul Manafort

Russian spy attack: focus falls on Salisbury cemetery

Acting Attorney General Sally Yates fired by Donald Trump is nominated for John F Kennedy Courage Award

VA chief cut off contact with Trump appointees, has armed guard at his door: report

Florida Gov. Rock Scott has signed a gun bill that imposes a three-day waiting period for most purchases of long guns, raises the minimum age for purchasing those weapons to 21, and bans the possession of bump stocks

We still haven't made things right in Flint

On his first trip to Africa, Sec. Tillerson finds African leaders not yet ready to turn the page on Pres. Trump's reported derogatory comments about the continent.

In meeting Kim Jong Un to discuss denuclearization, the President will need to rely on more than his own estimation of his skills as a “deal maker.” Given the high stakes, clear-eyed diplomacy and preparation will be vital. My statement:

Feds tell state officials to back off student loan debt collectors

“It was so lit,” another source added, referring to the Trump-Gorka-Watters summit. The source said the president joked that he “missed” Gorka

Netanyahu raised concerns with Trump over a possible deal between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia to build nuclear reactors, Axios has learned.

Facebook reveals news feed experiment to control emotions

In the wake of the Parkland, Florida school shooting, lawmakers and reform advocates are offering several laws to regulate guns. So do these recent proposals pass constitutional muster?

BREAKING: NRA files federal lawsuit over Florida legislation that raises the age to buy guns to 21; comes hours after governor signed new law

Sens. Warren, Carper, Peters and Rep. Cummings want info from Apollo and Citigroup about Kushner Cos. loans after Jared joined the W.H.

In Moscow for his Miss Universe contest in 2013, Trump was obsessed with one thing: “Is Putin coming?”

Jared Kushner's real estate firm sought money directly from Qatar government weeks before blockade

Trump pardons Navy sailor who mishandled classified information

China silences critics of move to make Xi president for life as legislature prepares to approve constitutional changes abolishing term limits.

Why Was George Nader Allowed Into the White House? The political operative was accused of importing photographs of nude boys “engaged in a variety of sexual acts.” The 1985 charges were dismissed after key evidence was thrown out.

The Sam Nunberg exit interview: ‘Now the game’s over'

Please keep Anthony Borges and his family in your prayers tonight. He’s in a medically induced coma as he recovers from surgery. He was shot 5 times at Stoneman Douglas during the mass shooting. This is a picture of him before that. What a smile!

“This is the president’s vision,” said Peter Navarro, Trump’s ascendant trade adviser. “My function, really, as an economist is to try to provide the underlying analytics that confirm his intuition. And his intuition is always right in these matters”

Cult expert finds Trump and followers fit as a cult. It explains why they find this incompetent president perfect in their estimation. I don’t believe 24 to 35 percent of Americans can control the nation. A fact that must be established in Nov. 2018!

Vladimir Putin’s black box for Donald Trump

New book "Russian Roulette" has new details about Trump’s 2013 visit to Moscow and his eagerness to befriend Putin—including the gift Putin sent to him, which might be of interest to Robert Mueller. Eugene Robinson, David Cay Johnston, & Kurt Andersen join Lawrence O'Donnell.

Corn, Isikoff preview their new Trump Russia book on TRMS Monday

Rachel Maddow alerts viewers that Michael Isikoff and David Corn will appear on the show on Monday to give their first TV interview before the release of their new book, "Russian Roulette."

New Florida gun law gets mixed reviews from Parkland survivors

Melissa Falkowski, a teacher at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, talks with Rachel Maddow about how the students and faculty are recovering and her assessment of Florida's new gun control measures

Trump calls audible on North Korea, sends White House scrambling

Andrea Mitchell, NBC News chief foreign affairs correspondent, talks with Rachel Maddow about the background Donald Trump's abrupt agreement to meet with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un, and the meetings broader context.

Mueller obtains personal letter from Trump to Putin: WaPo

Rosalind Helderman, reporter for The Washington Post, talks with Rachel Maddow about Robert Mueller investigators obtaining a letter, including a handwritten note, from Donald Trump to Vladimir Putin, inviting Putin to the 2013 Miss Universe pageant.

With new players, details Trump Russia probe seems far from over

Rachel Maddow looks at a bizarre corruption scandal connected to a Donald Trump fundraiser and other new characters and developments Americans are learning about, suggesting that Robert Mueller's Trump Russia investigation is far from over.

With new players, details Trump Russia probe seems far from over

Rachel Maddow looks at a bizarre corruption scandal connected to a Donald Trump fundraiser and other new characters and developments Americans are learning about, suggesting that Robert Mueller's Trump Russia investigation is far from over