GOP responds to assault allegation against Kavanaugh by pointing out there are women he didn’t rape

On Friday, Ronan Farrow and Jane Mayer broke news in the New Yorker that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has been accused of sexual assault. Here are the details: The allegation dates back to the early nineteen-eighties, when Kavanaugh was a high-school student at Georgetown…

Pat Robertson Prays Away Hurricane Florence

Televangelist Pat Robertson broke out a prayer that sounded more like a wizard’s spell as he attempted to block the approach of Hurricane Florence. The massive storm is on a path to strike the Carolinas later this week, prompting mass evacuations in coastal areas. Speaking…

Senate office is named after a virulent racist. Schumer wants to change it in honor of McCain.

Not long after news broke that Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) had died, the Senate’s Democratic Leader, Chuck Schumer, proposed an unusual tribute to his late colleague. The Senate, the United States, and the world are lesser places without John McCain. Nothing will overcome the loss…

Study shows how Facebook helps incite anti-refugee attacks in Germany

When the Cambridge Analytica story broke in March, most of the attention was focused on how the firm used Facebook data to “microtarget” U.S. voters in swing states during the 2016 presidential election. Soon, there were also reports that Cambridge Analytica used Facebook to exploit…

Mueller’s latest move is very bad news for Roger Stone

CNN broke news on Friday that special counsel Robert Mueller has subpoenaed a New York radio personality named Randy Credico who served as a conduit between Roger Stone and WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange during the 2016 presidential campaign. Credico’s attorney, Martin Stolar, told CNN that Mueller’s team…

Caught in brazen lie, Trump rewrites transcript of Cohen tape to fit his own alternate reality

Just days before the 2016 presidential election, The Wall Street Journal broke news that the National Enquirer’s parent company, American Media Inc. (AMI), had purchased the rights to the story of a former Playboy model, Karen McDougal, who claimed she had an affair with Donald Trump. The…

Giuliani has another bad defense for Trump’s payments to former Playboy model

News broke Friday that the FBI possesses a recording, taped two months before the 2016 presidential election, between then-candidate Donald Trump and his lawyer at the time Michael Cohen, discussing payments to former Playboy model Karen McDougal. President Trump’s current attorney, Rudy Giuliani, stunningly claimed…

Chicago police shooting sparks violent protests

Violent protests broke out on the streets of Chicago’s South Side Saturday night after police fatally shot an individual “exhibiting characteristics of an armed person.” The shooting took place around 5:30 p.m. and protests fomented shortly thereafter, culminating with a march and demonstrations that lasted…

WATCH: Sarah Sanders repeatedly refuses to explain her own false statements

Over the weekend, the New York Times broke news that President Trump personally dictated a misleading statement attributed to his son, Donald Trump Jr., that presented a misleading narrative about the infamous meeting Trump Jr. and other senior Trump campaign officials had with Russian operatives…