Republican Congressman’s Family Opposes His Reelection In Brutal Ad

Arizona Republican Rep. Paul Gosar is facing attacks from an atypical group in his reelection bid: his own family. Six of Gosar’s nine brothers and sisters have endorsed his Democratic opponent, Dr. David Brill, and appeared in Brill’s campaign videos discussing their brother. One video…

Immigrant communities hit on all sides as Hurricane Florence draws near

Undocumented immigrants are facing uncertainty and precariousness as Hurricane Florence draws nearer to the southeastern United States and coastal residents evacuate inland. Area activists in states like North Carolina say they are working to help immigrants find shelters, but that the evacuation process has been…

Far-right makes gains in indecisive Swedish election

Sweden is facing political deadlock after a general election on Sunday failed to deliver a clear majority for either the center-left or center-right coalitions. Ahead of the election, all eyes were on the Sweden Democrats, a far-right party which has surged in popularity, whose electoral…

BOMBSHELL: Trump Administration Undermining Him From Within

“President Trump is facing a test to his presidency unlike any faced by a modern American leader. It’s not just that the special counsel looms large. Or that the country is bitterly divided over Mr. Trump’s leadership. Or even that his party might well lose…

Sweden swamped with fake news ahead of election

Sweden is facing a widespread disinformation campaign ahead of its general election this weekend according to a new study, with a third of articles shared online coming from deliberately misleading sources. The study, conducted by researchers at Oxford University and first reported by Reuters, analyzed…

Newseum pulls ‘fake news’ t-shirts, but ‘MAGA’ hats still for sale

Officials at the Newseum backtracked Saturday after facing intense criticism, and said they will no longer sell “fake news” t-shirts online or at the museum’s gift shop. The museum, though, will continue to sell other merchandise associated with President Donald Trump, including “Make America Great…

Unpacking Elon Musk’s inexplicable donations to Republican campaign groups

Elon Musk, the visionary inventor who founded Tesla and SpaceX, is facing a public backlash over his decision to donate $38,900 to a Republican political action committee. Recent FEC disclosure forms revealed the donations to a group called “Protect the House” which aims to bolster campaigns of vulnerable…

Murder charge in East Pittsburgh police killing highlights a bizarre jigsaw of local cops

One-eighth of the tiny East Pittsburgh Police Department is now facing murder charges for killing an unarmed black teenager. Officer Michael Rosfeld was indicted Wednesday morning for criminal homicide in the June 19th killing of 17-year-old Antwon Rose Jr., who was shot in the back three…