Friday, May 11, 2018

A Chinese executive who met with Jared Kushner to discuss investing in a Kushner Cos. project has been sentenced to prison

Mueller questioned Ford Motor executive after he rejected Cohen's offer for legal services: report

'We must get used to a world without American leadership as long as @realDonaldTrump remains president.

Retired Air Force Lt. Gen. Tom McInerney will no longer appear on Fox News or Fox Business Network after he claimed during an appearance that torture “worked on” Sen. John McCain, calling the Senator 'Songbird John'.

JUST IN: Firm tied to Russian oligarch says Michael Cohen was a disappointment

Why Did the US Ambassador to Germany Defend a Human Trafficker?


In 2017-18 - Why was Mr. Cohen paying Demeter Direct Inc. in Los Angeles large sums of money from his Essential Consultants LLC account? Keep attacking me Mr. Giuliani and @foxnews.

BREAKING: Pompeo: US to assist North Korea with its economy if it gets rid of nuclear weapons.

The U.S. is taking a risk in Iraq: training and sharing intelligence with ex-members of Iranian-backed militias that once killed Americans

The Trump Administration Just Rolled Back Rules That Protect Transgender Prisoners

Oliver North thinks NRA leaders are being treated like black Americans under Jim Crow

The real Grenell scandal isn't that he made a complete fool of himself on his first day in Berlin.

MLK's daughter calls for Waffle House boycott until it makes changes following violent arrest of unarmed black man

AT&T Exec Bob Quinn just retired this morning following the Cohen payments scandal. Documents we uncovered show Quinn had a private dinner with Trump FCC Chair Ajit Pai just one month after AT&T hired Cohen.

Oh boy. The new cover of @DerSPIEGEL

Russian billionaire linked to Cohen payment was flagged by FBI for possible ties to Russian espionage

Gleason requested a protective order over any files seized from Michael Cohen about his discussions with Cohen “concerning two women that were sexually victimized by Mr. Schneiderman.”

EXCLUSIVE: #Schneiderman accuser’s friend, extensively credited in New Yorker story for setting up report, was on Roger Stone “backchannel” Randy Credico’s radio show in 2016 - with Mr. Stone

AT&T CEO: "To be clear, everything we did was done according to the law and entirely legitimate. But the fact is, our past association with Cohen was a serious misjudgment..."

Let this serve as formal notice - there is significantly more evidence and facts to come relating to Mr. Cohen's dealings and Mr. Trump's knowledge and involvement. You can come clean now or wait to be outed. Your choice. We have only just begun...#Basta

The @foxnews character assassination is in full force. #Basta

NEW: Cities across the country are turning down the chance to host GOP's 2020 convention

Cardinal Pell and Scott Pruitt

Lt. Gen. McInerney: 'Torture Worked' On 'Songbird John' McCain.

Putin needed an American enemy. He picked me.

Why Donald Trump talked about "ratings" standing next to 3 recently freed prisoners

Let Them Eat Trump Steaks

New #FactChecker: The definitive examination of Gina Haspel and her role in destroying CIA interrogation tapes.

Thousands of Iranians have taken to the streets in cities across the country to protest Trump's decision to pull out of the nuclear deal with world powers.

Novartis gets what it paid for from Trump

Novartis gets what it paid for from Trump

Ivanka and Kellyanne Conway only invited white military spouses to appreciation day. Unconscionable.

Even beyond the attention of the Tweeter-in-chief, the conservative mission to take over the judiciary is well under way.

Voters gave Trump a chance. Some remain all in. Others have grown weary of the chaos.

The US has apologized after a Canadian minister was asked to remove his turban at airport security

Accidentally on purpose


Harley Davidson to open plant in Thailand after closing one in Kansas City

Kirstjen Nielsen, the homeland security secretary, told colleagues she was close to resigning after President Trump berated her Wednesday in front of the entire Cabinet

Kenneth Starr Was a Witch Hunter. Robert Mueller Is a Prosecutor.

How Jay Sekulow Keeps Surviving Trumps Legal Team Purges

When 11 American prisoners in North Korea were released during the Obama administration, the President didn’t make it into a spectacle about himself.

Wow: Wapo gets docs showing AT&T hired Michael Cohen specifically to push for the Time Warner merger

7 people, including 4 children, were found dead from gunshot wounds at a rural property in Western Australia, in what appeared to be the country's worst mass shooting in more than 20 years

Michael Avenatti Warns Michael Cohen: I Still Have More Documents To Release “We’ve got emails, we’ve got text messages, we’ve got other financial information.”

NBC News Exclusive: With legislation to protect Robert Mueller not going anywhere in the Senate, lawmakers are discussing a Plan B to try and ensure the special counsel's work would be protected if he — or Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein — were to be fired.

Documents Reveal How Russian Official Courted Conservatives In U.S. Since 2009

President Donald Trump Attacks Stop After Michael Avenatti Revelation

Netanyahu & Trump spend most of their time discussing joint legal troubles of corruption

Lord save the world: Trump's making rash & risky moves that might lead to loss of allies & catastrophic failure!

With Trump backing out of Iran deal, he's helped Netanyahu get around #CORRUPTION charges.


Paul Ryan paid Adelson with a huge tax cut and then Adelson gave some of that money back to Ryan to elect more people who will make Adelson wealthier. We probably ought to fix the system,

Michael Cohen made $100,000 a month over the course of a year from Novartis. Daily Beast reports that actual lobbyists hired by Novartis make less than $12,000 a month.That's 1/8 of what it paid Cohen for what, the company says, was exactly zero work.

Vice President Pence says Robert Mueller’s investigation has gone on too long and it’s time to “wrap it up” without mentioning that the special counsel’s investigation has yielded (so far)

Donald Trump supporters are now going on TV and smearing the service and POW status of a dying man. What has this country come to?


Republicans try to push Justice over red line on #Trump probe info

How Trump’s Iran deal decision may lead to war - Exactly what Netanyahu wants.

Trump Treasury nominee withdraws from consideration

Republicans Line Up Against Justice, Invite Rosenstein Showdown | Rachel Maddow

Rep. Eric Swalwell talks about congressional Republicans insisting on being given access to elements of the investigation into Donald Trump against the wishes of the Department of Justice.

Anti-Semitic incidents provoke unease in Berlin

Former President George W. Bush makes a plea for continued humanitarian work overseas and cautions against isolationism

France condemns US move to re-impose sanctions

"it doesn't matter" because "[McCain]'s dying anyway," – Kelly Sadler, special assistant to the president.

‘When gerrymandering backfires’: Democrats go after once-safe GOP seats

Dear Novartis and AT&T shareholders: start class-action lawsuits. Now.

As long as DOJ is being forced to reveal (and compromise) ongoing investigations, maybe they should let the public know if @DevinNunes is in *any* way implicated in the Russia matter – even as a witness. If so, his obstruction efforts need to stop.

Trump is pissed because he feels that the homeland security secretary isn't trying hard enough to separate immigrant children from their parents

Kelly: Trump is "embarrassed" by Russia probe

A political deal in Italy could lead to Western Europe’s first fully populist government

Cheney calls for US to restart Bush-era "enhanced interrogation program"

AT&T hired Cohen for advice on Time Warner merger opposed by Trump: report

Maxine Waters On Discrimination With Auto Loans