Trump accidentally admits everything he’s been saying about North Korea’s nukes is a lie

On Sunday morning, President Trump explained why he agreed to halt joint military exercises with South Korea during his meeting in Singapore with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un. “Holding back the ‘war games’ during the negotiations was my request because they are VERY EXPENSIVE…

Trump uses his weekly address to lie to the public about immigrants

President Donald Trump isn’t backing away from his administration’s brutal campaign against immigrants, using his weekly taped address to conflate immigrant children with gang members, to blame Democrats for abetting “slaughter,” and to suggest that middle school kids are “animals.” “Americans must demand their lawmakers…

Trump attacks media over viral photo that was actually shared by Merkel

On Friday and again on Sunday, President Trump attacked the media for the way the contentious G7 summit in Canada was covered. “I have a great relationship with Angela Merkel of Germany, but the Fake News Media only shows the bad photos (implying anger) of…

Duterte wants to arm thousands in his already deadly war on drugs

President Rodrigo Duterte, whose war on drugs and crime in the Philippines has killed thousands, is reportedly considering a new tactic in his fight: Arming the public. Duterte wants to distribute guns to “42,000 community leaders, known as “barangay captains,” after consulting with the police…

Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes indicted for fraud

Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes and former Theranos president and COO Ramesh “Sunny” Balwani were indicted Thursday on two counts of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and nine counts of wire fraud, according to a Department of Justice (DOJ) release Friday. Minutes before the DOJ announcement…

Former NFL star says it would not be ‘wise’ for players to simply present Trump with pardon list

CAPITOL HEIGHTS, MD — Last week, after President Donald Trump abruptly disinvited the Philadelphia Eagles from the White House the day before they were to celebrate their 2018 Super Bowl victory, he suggested he would meet with NFL players who were protesting police brutality and…

Trump admits he dictated lie about his son’s meeting with a Russian lawyer, says it doesn’t matter

President Trump fielded a variety of questions from reporters on the White House lawn Friday morning, during which he broached the topic of his son, Donald Trump Jr., and a statement the younger Trump made to The New York Times about his meeting with Russian operatives…

Trump wants you to think an IG report about the Clinton probe ‘exonerates’ him. That’s ludicrous.

Rudy Giuliani, former New York City mayor and member of President Trump’s personal legal team, spent much of Thursday and Friday making false claims about the results of an FBI watchdog report, saying that Special Counsel Robert Mueller should be fired, and insisting that one…

Reporters fact-check Trump on family separation to his face, Trump keeps lying anyway

Speaking with a gaggle of reporters on the White House lawn Friday, President Donald Trump once again blamed Democrats for his administration’s policy of separating families. “I hate the children being taken away. The Democrats have to change their law. That’s their law […] The children, the children can be…

Trump’s policies will destroy America’s coastal cities, warn top scientists

Either we reverse President Trump’s climate policies and embrace the Paris Climate Accord quickly or all of America’s coastal cities will be inundated in decades. That’s the unprecedented conclusion from top scientists in a special new issue of the journal Nature dedicated to Antarctica. They…