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GOP senators recommend criminal probe of 'Steele dossier' author

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Trump’s Presidency Is More Than Abnormal; It’s Dangerous

There was a moment at the end of 2017 when, if you squinted hard enough, it seemed as though the Trump presidency might be approaching normal.Republicans in Congress had passed tax reform. The economy had grown at more than 3 percent for a second consecutive quarter. Unemployment was down. Stock markets were up. The president was at Mar-a-Lago, mostly avoiding making headlines. He was golfing, bas...

That Time Tonya Harding Skated to the ‘Jurassic Park’ Theme Song

Starting at the Winter Olympics next month, figure skaters will no longer be limited to lyric-free songs. The rule change, which some have already swiftly put into action, could lead to a more modern take on the historically classical sport. In honor of the new rule change, here’s a throwback to when skaters had to get a little more inventive to inject some pop culture into their performance. In 1...

Liev Schreiber opens up about his split from Naomi Watts

Click to expand Replay Video SETTINGS OFF HD HQ SD LO UP NEXT (Video provided by TODAY) One year after his 11-year relationship with Naomi Watts came to an end, Liev Schreiber says he’s still adjusting to the major change in his life. The actor opened up about the split in a recent interview during Sunday TODAY with Willie Geist, saying that his relationship with Watts has continued to remain amic...

Angelina Jolie’s alleged ‘meltdown’ and more tabloid tales

Angelina Jolie is headed for a “physical meltdown,” reports Life & Style. The outlet reveals the Oscar winner’s friends “fear” that the stress of balancing her career with motherhood is “all too much for Angie.” The outlet contends “pals have urged her to slow down,” but instead she’s “piling on the work.” One source share...

The Real Nutcase Is Not Donald Trump

RUSH: Now, look, I know this is saying something, but here it is. Today more than ever, more than ever, more than at any time in the last three years it is abundantly clear and over-the-top evident that very few people inside Washington, in the establishment, inside the Beltway in American politics have the slightest idea who Donald Trump is. It has never been more obvious that they are incapable,...

Immigrant acquitted of killing is sentenced for gun charge

© The Associated Press FILE – In this July 7, 2015 file photo, Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, right, is led into the courtroom by San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi, left, and Assistant District Attorney Diana Garciaor, center, for his arraignment at the Hall of Justice in San Francisco. Garcia Zarate, a homeless undocumented immigrant acquitted of killing Kate Steinle on a San Francisco pi...

The Western Elite From a Chinese Perspective

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Smart Republicans Will Shun the Mueller Smear Campaign

COMMENTARY X Story Stream recent articles Congressional Republicans: Stop aiming your guns at your feet. The all-out assault on the special counsel investigation, the Department of Justice and the FBI will prove politically ruinous. Take it from Steve Bannon. Sure, in the fever swamps, talk of a “deep state” coup will keep you popular, but as more revelations — true or false — surface ...

Does FBI’s Clinton Email Matter Need a Fresh Look? Yes.

AP Photo/Patrick Semansky In the months following President Trump’s election, more has been revealed about Hillary Clinton’s mishandling of classified information. More has come out about the FBI’s bias in the investigation, and more reporting has shed light on former FBI director James B. Comey’s manipulative nature. So, does the Clinton email matter need a fresh look? Yes. Read Full Article »

Trump, Tehran and the Failure of Obama’s Iran Deal

AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File The premise of the meme is that, while intellectual elites might be smart in a general way about broad political issues, they failed to see their practical impact on real people—particularly blue-collar, lower-middle-class people—here at home.  So, for example, while elites write 5,000 word articles about the evils of building a border wall, many Americans a...

Official: Bathroom fan caused fire on Clinton property

A town official says a short in a bathroom fan apparently caused the minor fire this week at a New York property owned by Bill and Hillary Clinton. New Castle Town Supervisor Robert Greenstein said Friday that the fire Wednesday in Chappaqua (CHAP’-uh-kwah) burned a hole in a bathroom ceiling. The building is near the Clintons’ house but is not attached to it. They were not on the prop...