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 2022-06-28 01:49 

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MSNBC panel demands Dems step up for women: Use Roe 'to make Republicans pay for this'...

MSNBC host Chris Hayes unleashed on Republicans for refusing to allow women any kind of bodily autonomy, but at the same time, he called out Democrats for refusing to fight for women. Hayes explained that they're right, electing more Democrats is a pa...

 2022-06-28 00:19 

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Surprise Jan. 6 hearing witness is not Mo Brooks or Pat Cipollone: report...

The House Select Committee investigating the attempt to overthrow Jan. 6 announced Monday afternoon that they were going to hold an impromptu hearing with a witness that they won't name. Speculation has swirled throughout the afternoon with suspicions...

 2022-06-27 23:44 

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Josh Hawley longs to make states unlivable for Democrats so Republicans can maintain power forever: commentator...

MSNBC producer Ja'han Jones wrote on Monday that it's clear Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) wants to make red states a hostile place for Democrats to live. Writing on the MSNBC blog, Jones cited Hawley's comments, "I think we will see a major sort...

 2022-06-27 23:42 

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MAGA rioting 'leader' who sprayed chemicals on cops faces only 4-to-5 years in prison — even after guilty plea...

A Florida man described by the FBI as a "de facto leader" of the U.S. Capitol riot mob for his violent attacks on police has pleaded to multiple felony charges in connection with the January 6 attack. Mitchell Todd Gardner II, 34, of Seffner, Flor...

 2022-06-27 23:10 

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FEC can't find evidence to prosecute Giuliani associate Lev Parnas — even though courts did...

Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas is being let off of criminal charges for campaign finance violations. The Daily Beast reported Monday evening that despite concealing the sources of $325,000 in political donations to a group supporting former President ...

 2022-06-27 22:54 

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Steve Bannon swears he got the same letter as Mark Meadows from the Jan. 6 committee — here's proof it's a lie...

Extremist firebrand Steve Bannon made a claim in a court filing on Monday some are calling a "stunt." According to Bannon, the prosecutors won't give him the documents he is entitled to. Bannon is miffed that he is being indicted when Mark Mea...

 2022-06-27 21:50 

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Federal investigators seize John Eastman's electronics outside restaurant: report...

Former law professor and legal adviser John Eastman was searched and had his electronics taken last week when a number of Republicans were raided by federal agents. According to CNN, around the same time that GOP leaders, a former Republican Trump elector...

 2022-06-27 21:46 

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How the senator from Sandy Hook beat the NRA by caving to the GOP...

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Chris Murphy may still look like a kid, but he doesn't legislate like a sophomore these days. In 2006, he was first sent to Washington as an anti-war thorn in President George W. Bush's side, which is exactly what voters i...

 2022-06-27 21:43 

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Conservative National Review uses its editor to shamelessly fundraise off the end of Roe v. Wade...

The top-of-the-page headline over Editor Rich Lowry's byline at the National Review Monday appeared to sound the call for his right-wing readers to muster courage for some reason: "This is a Time for Fearlessness." What could this mean? Anothe...

 2022-06-27 21:35 

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Arizona's Capitol surrounded by razor wire as abortion rights protests are planned for this week...

The Arizona Capitol is surrounded by fencing and razor wire to keep abortion rights protesters away from the building. The fences and concertina wire were installed over the weekend by the Arizona National Guard at the request of the Arizona Department of...

 2022-06-27 21:24 

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Caught on tape: 'He punched me in the face,' says Dem hit by GOP rival...

During an abortion rights rally in Providence, Rhode Island, on Friday, Jennifer Rourke, Democratic candidate for state Senate, was punched multiple times by her Republican opponent Jeann Lugo, an off-duty Providence police officer. A video recording show...

 2022-06-27 21:13 

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Legal expert speculates whether Supreme Court will destroy Congress' new gun safety bill next...

The House and Senate both passed a new bipartisan gun safety law, and while it was signed by the president and supported by two branches of government, there's a fear that the Supreme Court will attempt to overrule the law. A Slate report expressed th...

 2022-06-27 20:54 

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Louisiana abortion ban temporarily lifted by New Orleans judge...

A state district judge in New Orleans on Monday temporarily lifted Louisiana's abortion ban until July 8, when the court will consider a legal challenge to the ban from a Shreveport abortion clinic, the clinic's administrator and a medical student...

 2022-06-27 20:46 

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'This is big': Former senator explains why Jan. 6 committee might have scheduled a last-minute hearing...

The House Select Committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Congress revealed that they are holding an unexpected hearing on Tuesday at 1 p.m. EST . According to former Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO), this isn't normal and it likely means the...

 2022-06-27 20:26 

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Man who allegedly 'attacked' Rudy Giuliani has his charges downgraded...

A ShopRite worker who was arrested after he allegedly hit Rudy Giuliani in the back has had his charges downgraded, the New York Post reports. Daniel Gill, 39, left a Staten Island Criminal Court after his arraignment Monday. Gill, who has no previous cri...

 2022-06-27 20:16 

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Mitch McConnell says some women's rights 'outdated and wrong' following abortion ruling...

Your browser does not support the video tag. Mitch McConnell says some women's rights 'outdated and wrong' following abortion ruling | RawStory.TV Mitch McConnell says some women's rights 'outdated and wrong' following abortion rul...

 2022-06-27 19:41 

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Here are the 20 best lines from Sotomayor's blistering dissent in school prayer case...

The landmark U.S. Supreme Court 6-3 ruling today siding with a high school football coach who led prayers during school events in Washington state will evoke heated debate among legal scholars and pundits. But there's no handier critique than the blis...

 2022-06-27 19:23 

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Ex-RNC chair: Republicans will 'absolutely' kill filibuster to pass nationwide abortion ban...

Former Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele warned that Republicans will "absolutely" do away with the Senate filibuster in order to enact a federal abortion ban if they take over the chamber next year. During a Monday appearance ...

 2022-06-27 19:10 

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Eric Trump thought violence was 'fair game' as his father pushed election lies: documentarian...

The documentary filmmaker who conducted interviews with former President Donald Trump and members of his inner circle between September 2020 and the final days of Trump's term revealed on Monday that Eric Trump, the ex-commander in chief's second-...

 2022-06-27 19:00 

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Rhode Island police investigate violent arrest after video goes viral...

After a violent arrest was captured on camera and circulated around social media, the Newport Police Department in Rhode Island has launched an investigation, The Newport Daily News reports. The video shows police trying to apprehend a man when another ma...

 2022-06-27 18:36 

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The disturbing case of Wisconsin's disappearing Democrats...

It's probably just as well that my parents and grandpa are in heaven, sipping whatever nectar they serve there, because they wouldn't be happy with the state of politics today. Our two-flat, working-class home in Green Bay was union proud, with ra...

 2022-06-27 18:19 

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GOP poll watcher training casts unfounded suspicion on Arizona elections...

This article was originally published by Votebeat , a nonprofit news organization covering local election administration and voting access. The Republican National Committee is telling potential Arizona polling place observers that there are "festerin...

 2022-06-27 18:10 

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One dead after knife attack at asylum seeker accommodation in Germany...

A 31-year-old man has been detained in south-western Germany, accused of stabbing several people in a shelter for asylum seekers. One man was killed and at least five people were injured in the knife attack late on Sunday, police said on Monday. The Niger...

 2022-06-27 18:09 

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Clarence and Ginni, a tag team to end democracy by any means necessary...

You have to hand it to Clarence and Ginni Thomas: Their marriage is an exemplar of spousal teamwork. Ginni Thomas worked hard on the inside game for Donald Trump's coup: exchanging emails with Trump co-conspirator John Eastman , pressuring state legis...

 2022-06-27 18:08 

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Alex Wagner to take over Rachel Maddow's MSNBC timeslot...

Alex Wagner, the former MSNBC daytime host who returned to the network earlier this year, is stepping in for Rachel Maddow. Wagner, 44, will take over the 9 p.m. timeslot at MSNBC on Aug. 16, covering the news Tuesday through Friday while Maddow keeps her...

 2022-06-27 18:06 

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How has the case for Scottish independence evolved since 2014?...

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon will set out a "route map" on Tuesday to a second independence referendum. In a 2014 referendum, 55 percent of voters in Scotland chose to stay in the UK and much to the chagrin of Unionists, the Scottish go...

 2022-06-27 17:58 

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Legal expert highlights a 'very interesting omission' in Clarence Thomas' controversial abortion opinion...

Speaking on MSNBC this Monday, Yale Law School lecturer Linda Greenhouse addresses Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas' opinion in the wake of the Court's reversal of Roe v. Wade, where he wrote that the court must revisit past landmark decision...

 2022-06-27 17:41 

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DeSantis' 'humiliation' of Trump is first major blow in the race for the 2024 nomination: columnist...

According to Washington Post columnist David Von Drehle, Gov. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) delivered a not-too-subtle shot across Donald Trump's bow last week when he let it be known that he doesn't feel he needs the former president's endorsement for ...

 2022-06-27 17:29 

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Mitch McConnell says some women's rights 'outdated and wrong' following abortion ruling...

Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) suggested on Monday that women's reproductive rights have become "outdated" -- and that's why the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade. McConnell made the remarks during a speech in Florence, Kentucky. The Senat...

 2022-06-27 17:09 

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'This signals urgency': Jan. 6 committee announces surprise hearing for Tuesday...

The House select committee has announced it is holding another public hearing this Tuesday. The panel has already held five hearings delving into Donald Trump's role in carrying out the Jan. 6 insurrection, with the most recent one covering his attemp...

 2022-06-27 16:47 

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NATO to boost ranks of high-readiness forces by 650 percent to over 300,000...

The head of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization announced Monday that the military alliance will dramatically increase the ranks of its high-readiness forces from 40,000 at present to "well over 300,000"—a 650% boost—as Russia's...

 2022-06-27 16:46 

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Uvalde mom who rescued her own kids from school says cops are regularly harassing her...

A mother who took action to help rescue her children from the Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas tells local news station News4SanAntonio that she is regularly being harassed by local police officers . In an interview, Uvalde mom Angeli Rose Gomez de...

 2022-06-27 16:44 

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Boris Johnson says new Northern Ireland trade law could be passed this year...

LONDON/DUBLIN (Reuters) -British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday parliament could pass legislation this year to scrap some of the rules on post-Brexit trade with Northern Ireland, pressing on with plans that have angered the European Union. Th...

 2022-06-27 16:35 

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Republicans are secretly nervous about what they just unleashed...

I expected the right to celebrate their long-sought goal of forcing women to give birth against their will. After all, it has been their Holy Grail for the last 50 years. After decades of proselytizing that a zygote is more important than fully formed hum...

 2022-06-27 16:24 

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Trump faces more Truth Social troubles — shares tank as merger company hit with grand jury subpoenas...

After a federal grand jury in New York issued subpoenas for board members of the special purpose acquisition company that plans to take former President Donald Trump's social media site "Truth Social" public, shares for the company fell more t...

 2022-06-27 16:15 

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Clarence Thomas blasts SPLC's 'hate group' designation of anti-LGBTQ Christian church...

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas on Monday appeared to agree it is a " blatant falsehood " that a far-right Christian ministry that has claimed "homosexuals say yes" to pedophilia and promotes anti-LGBTQ lies is a "hate group...

 2022-06-27 16:04 

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'All of our rights hanging in the balance': Sotomayor issues stark warning in dissent to school prayer ruling...

Supreme Court justice Sonia Sotomayor issued a stark warning in her dissent to a school prayer case. The right-wing majority ruled 6-3 in favor of a Washington high school football coach who led student prayers on the field, which the majority opinion des...

 2022-06-27 15:49 

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Legal expert blows up Trump's defense that he 'believed' the election was stolen...

Your browser does not support the video tag. Legal expert blows up Trump's defense that he 'believed' the election was stolen | RawStory.TV Legal expert blows up Trump's defense that he 'believed' the election was stolen | RawStory...

 2022-06-27 15:48 

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'I'm in pain': Rudy Giuliani lashes out at Fox News for burying his alleged 'assault'...

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani claimed on Monday that he could have "died" after a man slapped him on the back. During an appearance on Real America's Voice with Steve Bannon, Giuliani recalled the alleged assault by supermarket employee ...

 2022-06-27 15:45 

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Iran, US to resume indirect nuclear talks this week...

Iran and the United States plan to resume indirect talks this week in a Gulf country, in a fresh bid to revive the landmark 2015 nuclear deal, both sides said Monday. They did not name a country, but Iranian state media said the negotiations would be held...

 2022-06-27 15:41 

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Slur-spewing woman told cops she 'was going to call Donald Trump' on them if they arrested her...

A slur-spewing woman who was arrested for disorderly conduct warned police over the weekend that she would "call Donald Trump" on them if they detained her. The Newburyport Daily News reports that 61-year-old real estate agent Julianne Douglas cau...

 2022-06-27 15:30 

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Poll shows majority oppose Supreme Court's attack on fundamental rights...

The U.S. Supreme Court's decision to overrule Roe v. Wade and strip away abortion rights for millions of women has left the majority of Americans opposing the ruling and fearing what the high court will do next. Fifty-six percent of respondents in an ...

 2022-06-27 15:24 

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Trump's election complaints have been crippling his candidates in Georgia: report...

According to a report from The Hill , Donald Trump has done particularly poorly in the state of Georgia when it comes to endorsements and analysts believe his attacks on the state and its lawmakers over the 2020 presidential election are haunting his choi...

 2022-06-27 15:16 

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Russia to put WNBA star Griner on trial in July...

US basketball star Brittney Griner, who is in detention in Russia on drug charges, will go on trial in Russia on July 1, a court said on Monday. Griner, a two-time Olympic gold medallist and WNBA champion, was detained at Moscow airport in February after ...

 2022-06-27 15:12 

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Children forced to flee for safety after armed man draws gun at Drag Queen Story Hour...

Children were forced to flee over the weekend after a man wearing a Proud Boys shirt pulled out a gun at a Drag Queen Story Hour that was taking place at a library in Sparks, Nevada. Local news station MyNews4 reports that said that the incident took plac...

 2022-06-27 14:53 

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Samuel L. Jackson slams 'Uncle Clarence' Thomas after Roe v. Wade overturn...

Actor Samuel L. Jackson ripped Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas over the weekend in the wake of the overturning of Roe v Wade, the landmark abortion ruling that established women's right to lifesaving health care. "How's Uncle Clarence fe...

 2022-06-27 14:51 

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Kansas GOP governor candidate arrested on felony charge plunges ahead with campaign...

Republican gubernatorial candidate Arlyn Briggs recorded a campaign commercial outlining his vision of conservative government in Kansas only to find out a prominent Christian radio network had no intention of airing the advertisement. He said an employee...

 2022-06-27 14:35 

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Supreme Court sides with praying football coach criticized by appeals court for pushing 'deceitful narrative' about his case...

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that public school officials had a right to pray during school events. The 6-3 ruling in Kennedy v. Bremerton School District sided with an assistant high school football coach in Washington state who prayed with studen...

 2022-06-27 14:17 

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Far-right Supreme Court justices are 'moving on' past John Robert's control: CNN legal analyst...

During a panel discussion on the Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade last Friday, a CNN legal expert stated that the hard-right conservative wing on the court is putting Chief Justice John Roberts and his moderating influence on the sidel...

 2022-06-27 13:52 

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Customer shoots and kills Subway employee over argument about too much mayonnaise on a sandwich...

One woman is dead and another is in surgery after a shooting in an Atlanta Subway store, WSB-TV reports. The women were Subway employees and the shooter was a customer who was allegedly upset over too much mayonnaise on a sandwich. "It just breaks my ...

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