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Ted Cruz Touts Endorsement Of Activist Who Argues Killing Abortion Doctors Should Be Justifiable Homicide

Wed, 2015-11-25 11:30

Rachel Maddow profiles the anti-abortion activist whose endorsement Ted Cruz is thrilled to have.

Alabama Sheriff Forced To Give Up Military Style Vehicles By Obama Executive Order

Wed, 2015-11-25 10:49

"Time and time again, President Obama abuses the authority of his office by making unilateral decisions through executive fiat.” - Alabama Senator Richard Shelby 

Aetna Again Accused Of Anti-Trans Discrimination Despite Perfect HRC Score

Wed, 2015-11-25 10:18

Insurance company refused to pay for Texas woman's medically necessary procedure.

Watch: Colbert Mocks 'NostraDonald'

Wed, 2015-11-25 09:05

Stephen Colbert takes a shot a Donald Trump, mocking him for reading the news and "predicting" events.

'God’s Rules Always Win': Marco Rubio Now Says Same-Sex Marriage Not Settled Law (Video)

Wed, 2015-11-25 08:17

Marco Rubio holds prayer meeting with Iowa pastors who lay hands on him, Christian Broadcasting Network reporter interviews the GOP presidential hopeful.

Prosecutors: Cop Who Killed Laquan McDonald Fired 16 Shots And Was Reloading, But Told To Stop

Tue, 2015-11-24 21:04

Officer Jason Van Dyke fired 16 rounds at McDonald in about 14 seconds and was reloading when another officer told him to hold his fire, prosecutors told Judge Donald Panarese at bond court.

Video: Chicago Police Officer Shooting To Death 17 Year Old Laquan McDonald As He Walked Away

Tue, 2015-11-24 19:34

Under court order, the City of Chicago has just released this controversial and highly graphic video showing the death of a 17-year old by a police officer.

Watch: Sarah Palin Had No Idea There's A Refugee Screening Process, So Seth Meyers Had To Explain It

Tue, 2015-11-24 17:48

Watch as Sarah Palin covers up her lack of knowledge about the intensive and rigorous refugee screening program by blaming Obama.

Bernie Sanders Currently Tops TIME Person Of The Year Reader’s Poll – Guess Who Else Is On The List?

Tue, 2015-11-24 16:53

Every year TIME magazine decides who is their "Person of the Year," but they also take into account the results of their readers' poll. Can you guess who else is on the list?

ACLU Sues Tennessee School For Banning Pro-Lgbt T-Shirt

Tue, 2015-11-24 13:37

"Students do not shed their constitutional rights to freedom of speech or expression at the schoolhouse gates." - ACLU of Tennessee 


Texas GOP Governor Abbott Hypocritically Tramples On Religious Freedom

Tue, 2015-11-24 11:16

Greg Abbott Orders Faith-Based Nonprofits To Stop Resettling Syrians

Gay Teacher Responds To Offensive 'Christian' Parent

Tue, 2015-11-24 10:53

What does a teacher say when a parent withdraws her kids from his class when she discovers he is gay? Here's one teacher's response. 

Trump's New Claim On Racist Graphic: 'I Retweeted Somebody That Was Supposedly An Expert.' Really?

Tue, 2015-11-24 10:42

Donald Trump tells Fox News he merely retweeted a tweet from an "expert." Let's meet this "expert."

Trump: I Saw People Jumping From The Twin Towers On 9/11 From My Apartment – 4 Miles Away (Video)

Tue, 2015-11-24 09:14

Did Donald Trump really watch from his apartment window people jumping on 9/11 from the WTC, four miles away, through massive smoke and dust? Many are doubting his claim.

The New York Times Just Compared Donald Trump To 'Joseph McCarthy In 1950'

Tue, 2015-11-24 08:26

The New York Times Editorial Board just published an editorial attacking "Mr. Trump’s Applause Lies."

Twitter Erupts Into Hysterics When Carson Says 9/11 Video He Remembers Was Of 'Middle East, Not NJ'

Mon, 2015-11-23 19:03

Twitter is in hysterics right now after Ben Carson walked back his claim he had seen Muslims in New Jersey celebrating over the downing of the Twin Towers. I "was thinking of the Middle East, not New Jersey," Carson said.

Ben Carson: I Also Saw The Nonexistent 'Newsreels' Of NJ Muslims Celebrating The WTC Falling on 9/11

Mon, 2015-11-23 17:00

Ben Carson tags onto Donald Trump's false claim, say he too saw the news coverage of thousands of American Muslims in New Jersey celebrating on 9/11.

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Quits Fox News

Mon, 2015-11-23 15:04

After just two years, Elisabeth Hasselbeck is leaving Fox News' "Fox & Friends." Here's why, and a look back...

Congressman Trey Gowdy Sued By Republican Benghazi Panel Whistleblower

Mon, 2015-11-23 14:33

Air Force Major Bradley Podliska is suing Rep. Trey Gowdy for defamation under a law that protects service members from workplace discrimination.