NRATV host blames ‘progressive culture and media’ for school shootings

Days after a school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas claimed the lives of eight students and two teachers, NRATV released a video claiming mass shooters are “a creation of our so-called progressive culture and media.” In the video, host Colion Noir criticizes media coverage for…

White House obsessed with Trump’s ‘animals’ comment, releases statement using term 10 times

Four days after President Trump called undocumented immigrants “animals,” the White House released a statement indicating administration officials have no regrets about it — in fact, quite the opposite. Over the span of 10 paragraphs, the statement — entitled “WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT…

Michigan State settles with 332 Nassar victims for $500,000,000

On Wednesday, after two days of closed-door hearings, Michigan State University announced that it had reached a $500,000,000 settlement with the 332 victims of Larry Nassar’s abuse who have come forward. Half a billion dollars is a staggering amount of money to comprehend, but it’s…

A remapped Pennsylvania spells serious trouble for Keith Rothfus

WEXFORD, PENNSYLVANIA — In the days following President Donald Trump’s inauguration, western Pennsylvania resident Linda Bishop was scouring Facebook to find progressives, like herself, who felt lost and were eager to take action. “I didn’t know what to do after the election. So I just…

The escalation between Iran and Israel has everything to do with Trump

Tensions have escalated at a frightening pace between Iran and Israel in the three days since President Donald Trump said he was pulling the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal. Although Israel has struck Iranian targets in Syria several times in the past, Trump’s announcement…

How Michael Avenatti got Michael Cohen’s emails

Over the past few days, Michael Avenatti, the attorney for Stormy Daniels, has been steadily releasing what appear to be private communications between Michael Cohen, Donald Trump’s longtime attorney, and Keith Davidson, who represented Daniels when she inked a $130,000 hush-money agreement that was facilitated…

Everything you need to know about Indiana’s nasty Republican Senate primary

Tuesday marks one of the first major election days of the 2018 cycle, and while the drama in West Virginia has drawn the most attention, voters in Indiana are picking between three Republicans running for Senate, marking the end of one of the nastiest primaries…

New pro-Trump SuperPAC ad presents Trump’s smears of Jon Tester as sources

Days after President Donald Trump warned that Sen. Jon Tester (D-MT) “has to have a big price to pay” for raising questions about the president’s now-withdrawn second choice for secretary of Veterans Affairs, a pro-Trump super PAC is trying to make that happen. A misleading…

Rubio tries to defend tax law stance, only manages to insult an intern and further muddy waters

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) is once again defending the Republican tax law, just days after he said there’s no evidence it has helped American workers. On Wednesday, Rubio tried to indignantly correct a Politico story that said he is “walking back” his earlier criticisms of…

Judge’s decision to delay Stormy Daniels’ case isn’t actually good news for Michael Cohen

A federal judge is delaying Stormy Daniels’ lawsuit against President Trump for 90 days, ruling on Friday that the case will be paused while a criminal investigation into Trump’s longtime personal attorney Michael Cohen proceeds in New York. Cohen is a central figure in the…