White House Deputy Press Secretary TJ Ducklo was suspended for one week without pay on Friday. Ducklo allegedly threatened Politico reporter Tara Palmeri in an off-the-record call. He reportedly told her “I will destroy you” and accused her of being motivated by romantic spite. Visit the Business section of Insider […]
An email obtained by Politico shows a Trump political appointee accusing career scientists at the CDC of undermining the president’s messaging on COVID-19. “CDC to me appears to be writing hit pieces on the administration,” Dr. Paul Alexander, a scientific advisor to agency spokesperson Michael Caputo, wrote in the Aug. […]
A report from the Department of Homeland Security cast white supremacy as the greatest terror threat to the US, according to Politico. In three drafts viewed by the outlet, the department concluded that “white supremacist extremists (WSEs) will remain the most persistent and lethal threat in the Homeland through 2021.” […]
The December debate will be co-hosted by PBS NewsHour and Politico tonight, Thursday, December 19, at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. It’s scheduled to be three hours long, airing at 8 p.m. ET. The requirements to make the sixth Democratic presidential primary debate in December are the strictest the […]
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez condemned Axios CEO Jim VandeHei on Monday for calling her “the Donald Trump of the Democratic Party.” “Yikes. The CEO of a news media company is almost a *full year late* to one of the laziest takes of 2018,” Ocasio-Cortez tweeted about VandeHei. VandeHei argued during Axios’ […]
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Special counsel Robert Mueller handed over the highly anticipated final report on his Russia investigation Friday afternoon. The report’s conclusion set off a storm of speculation as lawmakers called for Attorney General William Barr to release the findings to Congress, and in some form to the American people. Despite the […]
White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller was called out in an op-ed by his uncle, who called him an “immigration hypocrite.” David S. Glosser traces his and Miller’s family origins from Eastern Europe to a series of successful family businesses in the US – a journey he says Miller’s […]
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly clarified some of his comments from an NPR interview published Friday, Politico reported. Kelly had described President Donald Trump as “embarrassed” by the special counsel investigation, but told reporters Friday he preferred “distracted.” White House Chief of Staff John Kelly clarified some of […]
With the simplicity and convenience of keeping up to date on the biggest stories in the world through two earbuds, podcasts are becoming an increasingly popular medium for people to get their news. Given the high interest level of the public into knowing everything that is going on with President […]
The US Department of Defence reportedly funded a program to investigate unidentified flying objects (UFOs). One of the program’s contractors said this year that he is “absolutely convinced” aliens frequently visit Earth. However, scientists who look for signs of extraterrestrial life say videos and other materials published by news outlets […]
A new report in Politico claims that the terror group Hezbollah was operating a massive drug and weapons smuggling operation that the DEA was poised to take down. DEA agents claimed that Obama administration officials intentionally prevented them from taking actions that would have dealt a major blow to Hezbollah. […]
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