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 2018-10-19 21:39 

MSNBC

Amid global outrage over missing journalist, Trump lauds violence against reporter in U.S....

NYT's Michael Schmidt, Fmr. DOJ Spokesman Matthew Miller, WaPo columnist Jennifer Rubin, and former DNC sr. adviser Doug Thornell on Trump's defense of Republican congressman Greg Gianforte, who was charged with assaulting a reporter & Trump's...

 2018-10-19 21:38 

MSNBC

Chapman University's survey of 'America's Top Fears' serves as a how-to guide for political ads...

Tonight, Chuck is obsessed with how Chapman University's recent survey is really a playbook for political advertising....

 2018-10-19 21:38 

USA Today

President Trump says he will consider sanctions if Saudis linked to Khashoggi’s presumed death...

President Donald Trump says he would consult with Congress about sanctions against Saudi Arabia if it is proven that they killed Jamal Khashoggi....

 2018-10-19 21:38 

Slate Magazine

The Midterm Elections Are Gonna Be Lit...

To listen to this episode of Trumpcast, use the player below:...

 2018-10-19 21:37 

Slate Magazine

This GOP Congressman Mocked Sexual Harassment Victims in 2011, Proving Nothing Ever Changes...

Rep. Jason Lewis once mocked victims of sexual harassment on his former radio show, implying that harassment isn't worth complaining about if the victim isn't raped. In an audio clip CNN published on Friday, the Minnesota Republican—who is u...

 2018-10-19 21:37 

Fox News

[ Politics ]

Nellie Ohr invokes spousal privilege to avoid questions on Steele dossier...

Nellie Ohr, the wife of Justice Department official Bruce Ohr, claimed spousal privilege on Friday in order to avoid certain questions from House Republicans about the controversial anti-Trump dossier....

 2018-10-19 21:35 

Breitbart.com

Democrat Sen. McCaskill Under Fire After Husband Accused of Abuse by Ex-Wife...

Missouri Democrat Sen. Claire McCaskill's husband is making news again as it is revealed he was accused of domestic violence by his ex-wife, according to Fox News....

 2018-10-19 21:34 

MSNBC

Wasserman: 'Green wave of Democratic cash' and House map polarization responsible for tight races...

The Cook Political Report's David Wasserman talks to Chuck about how midterm races have gotten tighter ahead of the November election....

 2018-10-19 21:33 

MSNBC

Blue wave or wave goodbye? Where Dems stand ahead of the election...

Dave Wasserman of the Cook Political Report joins Chuck to discuss what the Democrats' blue wave may actually look like in the 2018 election....

 2018-10-19 21:33 

CBS News

Air Force defends spending more than $300,000 on cups...

The Air Force responded to an inquiry by Sen. Chuck Grassley about the high price of their cups...

 2018-10-19 21:31 

The Blaze

Community college holds white privilege symposium on power and advantage in US...

A Massachusetts community college will host a white privilege symposium this weekend, The College Fix reported. "White privilege doesn't mean you necessarily had every advantage," Laurie......

 2018-10-19 21:30 

MSNBC

Friday's Mini-Report, 10.19.18...

Today's edition of quick hits....

 2018-10-19 21:30 

NY Times

On Politics With Lisa Lerer: For Democrats, the Future Looks Female...

A record year for women sets the stage for a record presidential campaign; a barrier-breaking candidate in Texas; and a new poll in California....

 2018-10-19 21:30 

The Hill

DNA is irrelevant — Elizabeth Warren is simply not Cherokee...

It is now has made it far easier to portray Warren as a phony: She appropriated Native American heritage for years....

 2018-10-19 21:30 

Daily Kos

'Brian Kemp tried to stop me from voting:' Georgia's GOP is obstructing Democratic votes statewide...

Brian Kemp, Georgia's secretary of state and current Republican candidate for governor, has been working at voter suppression for nearly a decade . Though he was only appointed to his position in 2010, under Kemp, the state has closed nearly 214 polli...

 2018-10-19 21:30 

Vox

How the Sears catalog transformed shopping under Jim Crow, explained by a historian...

The Sears catalog brought city goods to the country. It also unintentionally combatted white supremacy....

 2018-10-19 21:29 

CBS News

Elizabeth Warren, Geoff Diehl debate: Watch live stream of Massachusetts Senate race candidates' debate today - live stream...

This is their first debate before the November primaries -- Warren and Diehl have agreed to three debates...

 2018-10-19 21:29 

Slate Magazine

The Angle: The Trust Us Edition...

Women lie: It's kind of shocking just how quickly Republicans have reduced Christine Blasey Ford to a liar and a scammer. It shouldn't be all that surprising, though, writes Dahlia Lithwick. The manipulation of her narrative is part of the same ol...

 2018-10-19 21:28 

Washington Examiner

CNN's Jim Acosta tells former Melania Trump aide: 'F--k you'...

CNN White House reporter Jim Acosta sent a private message on Twitter to a former aide to first lady Melania Trump that said "Fuck you."...

 2018-10-19 21:27 

Media Matters

Fox guest says Trump's assertion that assaulting reporters helps Republicans win elections was "just bad timing"...

NEIL CAVUTO (HOST): You know Amber, I'm wondering what you make, I know it's a different case. Last night when the president was in Montana, he actually heaped praise on Congressman Greg Gianforte, the man who assaulted a journalist and commended ...

 2018-10-19 21:27 

Media Matters

CNN's Rick Santorum defends Trump by claiming he was only praising assault in general, not assault on reporters...

RICK SANTORUM (GUEST): Donald Trump, effectively took something that have historically plagued Republicans. Which is media basically beating up on conservatives and decided I'm not going to take it anymore and I'm going to, you know, turn it again...

 2018-10-19 21:26 

USA Today

Campaign to 'protect voters' asks for help in keeping guns out of polling places...

The social media campaign is encouraging voters who see people with firearms to text "Guns down" to 91990....

 2018-10-19 21:24 

Talking Points Memo

New Complaint Offers Details On How Russian Internet Trolls Were Financed...

A new complaint unsealed Friday by the Justice Department against the alleged accountant who helped manage Russia's election-meddling activities on......

 2018-10-19 21:24 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Brother's firm becomes headache for Donnelly in Indiana Senate race...

Sen. Joe Donnelly stands holding an axe in his new campaign ad and bluntly accuses his GOP opponent of lying about his record in Congress....

 2018-10-19 21:23 

Washington Examiner

Ignore the cutout factor, the Russian midterm attack is Putin's responsibility. He must pay...

Following the Department of Justice's indictment on Friday of Elena Khusyaynova, for targeting the U.S. midterm elections, President Trump should work with Congress to impose significant new sanctions on Russian President Vladimir Putin's regime....

 2018-10-19 21:22 

The Hill

CNN reporter hit by tear gas while covering immigrant caravan approaching Mexican border...

CNN reporter Bill Weir was hit with tear gas during a live report on a caravan of Central American immigrants approaching the Mexico-Guatemala border Friday, calling the scene "utter chaos."...

 2018-10-19 21:22 

Daily Wire

Kyrsten Sinema: Stay-At-Home Moms 'Leech Off Their Husbands'...

Arizona Democratic senatorial candidate Kyrsten Sinema not only has thought it was okay for Americans to join the Taliban , disparaged the citizens of her home state as racists, and...

 2018-10-19 21:22 

The Daily Caller

Odell Beckham Jr. Gives Hysterical Reason Why He Doesn't Drink Water...

'I really don't like water'...

 2018-10-19 21:21 

HotAir

Politico: Trump critics should prepare for disappointment with Mueller report...

All of this and nothing?...

 2018-10-19 21:20 

MSNBC

Federal prosecutors bust multi-million dollar Russian conspiracy interfering in 2018 elections...

NBC's Pete Williams reports on the Justice Department indicting a Russian woman who was attempting to interfere the 2018 midterm elections....

 2018-10-19 21:18 

The Hill

Republicans bail on Coffman to invest in Miami seat...

The National Republican Congressional Committee has canceled planned advertising buys in Rep. Mike Coffman's (R-Colo.) district, a sign the GOP no longer thinks he can win his bid for re-election....

 2018-10-19 21:18 

The Hill

Republicans bail on Coffman to invest in Miami seat...

The National Republican Congressional Committee has canceled planned advertising buys in Rep. Mike Coffman's (R-Colo.) district, a sign the GOP no longer thinks he can win his bid for re-election....

 2018-10-19 21:18 

Washington Examiner

P&G's China sales pop as shoppers tune out Trump's trade war...

For Procter & Gamble,...

 2018-10-19 21:16 

The Blaze

Viral video features mom spanking 14-year-old son with a belt after he took off in her BMW...

A 14-year-old Texas teen faced his mother's wrath after reportedly driving her BMW illegally — and without permission. The mom's reaction was caught on video,......

 2018-10-19 21:15 

Washington Examiner

FDA commissioner floats banning e-cigarette sales in convenience stores...

The Food and Drug Administration could ban sales of e-cigarette products in convenience stores and confine them to vape shops if use among minors is not lowered....

 2018-10-19 21:15 

The Conservative Tree House

Migration Horde Advances, Next Stop USA Mexico Puts Up Token Resistance, Promises To Call on United Nations......

As expected the government of Mexico put up token resistance at their southern border (video laughable) and allows thousands of economic migrants passage to the U.S. Mexico border. Rebuking the str......

 2018-10-19 21:13 

The Hill

EU clears Microsoft acquisition of GitHub...

Things are looking good for the $7.5 billion merger....

 2018-10-19 21:12 

Politico

NRCC bails on Coffman, targets Shalala...

Republicans are pulling out of Colorado, but adding more of an investment to a key Florida race....

 2018-10-19 21:10 

NewsBusters

Secretary of State Pompeo Rips ABC for Single-Source Khashoggi Claim...

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo lit into ABC News on Friday for running a story with one anonymous...

 2018-10-19 21:10 

NewsBusters

Brokaw Warns Press Not to Assume Trump Guilt, Notes Lack of Evidence...

Following a report on Friday's Today show designed to draw "parallels" between the current Russian investigation of the Trump administration and the Watergate scandal under President Nixon, NBC Senior Correspondent Tom Brokaw actually seemed t...

 2018-10-19 21:10 

Breitbart.com

Long Island Man Arrested for Threatening Kavanaugh-Supporting Senators...

Ronald DeRisi, 74, was arrested early Friday morning for threats against two of the United States Senators who supported Kavanaugh's nomination....

 2018-10-19 21:09 

Slate Magazine

The One Place Where Oprah Is Running for President...

In January, after she gave a stirring, politically tinged speech at the Golden Globe Awards, Oprah Winfrey had to confront the fact that a lot of people suddenly wanted her to run for president. It was easy to see why the idea animated parts of the left. ...

 2018-10-19 21:09 

Mediaite

Details Revealed From Bolton and Kelly's Profane Fight Over Shutting Down Border: 'I'm F*cking Out of Here'...

NBC News is now reporting that the fight between John Bolton and John Kelly was sparked by criticisms of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen....

 2018-10-19 21:08 

Washington Post

Trump stands by praise of lawmaker who assaulted reporter, gets backing from Scalise...

Scalise, the House majority whip, has spoken out against political threats and violence after being shot by a would-be assassin last year....

 2018-10-19 21:08 

AP

Kamala Harris blasts GOP in South Carolina political debut...

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Kamala Harris came to South Carolina with the stated intent of boosting turnout for the midterm elections, but many voters here wanted to talk to the California senator abou......

 2018-10-19 21:07 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Young and black -- and running for Congress -- in Mississippi...

We're in Paul B. Johnson State Park, and Democratic congressional candidate Jeramey Anderson is cleaning his campaign's RV....

 2018-10-19 21:07 

Mediaite

DOJ Charges Russian National With Attempting to Interfere in Midterms...

The Justice Department has charged a Russian national who is apparently part of a conspiracy to interfere in the U.S. elections, including the upcoming midterms....

 2018-10-19 21:05 

LifeZette

Prince Harry Breaks Royal Protocol for This Special Boy — Watch...

During a tour of Australia, the candid moment was memorialized with an endearing cartoon...

 2018-10-19 21:05 

The Hill

Hillicon Valley: Russian charged with midterm interference | US warns of 'ongoing' foreign influence efforts | States try to assure voters on election security | Apple calls on Bloomberg to re...

Welcome to Hillicon Valley, The Hill's newsletter detailing all you need to know about the tech and cyber news from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley....

 2018-10-19 21:03 

Washington Examiner

Two Democrats running for office from behind bars...

Two Democrats running for office — one in Georgia and the other in Texas — are doing so from behind bars....

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