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|Trump’s Really Scary Explanation Of How The ‘Worst People’ Can Come To The U.S. Isn’t True
President Donald Trump on Friday accused foreign nations of manipulating a visa lottery program to send the United States their “worst of the worst” – a complete misrepresentation of how the State Department’s program actually works.
POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 2:43 PM
|School shooting survivors united by a chain of grief — and hard lessons passed on
School shootings didn’t begin, or end, with Sandy Hook. Yahoo News looks at the aftermath of four of these tragedies and the lives they changed.
POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2017 5:00 AM
|Twitter users tell FCC chair Ajit Pai to 'kill himself' after net neutrality vote
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai is facing backlash online after the government agency voted Thursday to repeal landmark Obama-era rules that were designed to ensuring a free and open internet, setting up a court fight over a move that could recast the digital landscape The plan had not been popular leading up to the vote, with at least one poll from the University of Maryland finding more than 80 percent of respondents opposed the proposed repeal of net neutrality rules ahead of the vote.
POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2017 3:55 PM
|2-Year-Old Steals Baby Jesus From Manger During Nativity Pageant
One eager Tennessee 2-year-old took matters into her own hands during her church’s recent Nativity pageant
POSTED DECEMBER 15, 2017 12:50 PM
|Right-Wing Conspiracy Theory About Alabama Election Gets A Brutal Reality Check
Hours after Doug Jones upset Roy Moore in Alabama’s special election, the far right began cooking up conspiracy theories about busloads of voters being brought in from out-of-state: I am hearing rumors that black voters from MS were encouraged to cross over into AL and vote.
POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2017 3:30 AM
|"President Trump's Lies: The Definitive List"
The New York Times used a narrow definition of "lie" that discarded many of Trump's falsehoods and still found 103 in 10 months. Under the same rules, Obama had just 18. NYT's David Leonhardt explains why Trump has trouble with the truth.
POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2017 3:25 PM
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|Another Woman Accuses Nevada Congressman Of Sexual Harassment
A second woman has come forward alleging that Rep. Ruben Kihuen (D-Nev.)
POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2017 5:32 AM
|Cards Flood In for Boy, 5, Who Remains in Hospital Following Texas Church Massacre
Ryland Ward is recovering after he was shot five times.
POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2017 1:47 PM
|Prominent 9th Circuit judge faces sex misconduct inquiry
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The chief judge of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Thursday that he has opened a misconduct inquiry into a judge accused of inappropriate sexual conduct and comments by six women.
POSTED DECEMBER 14, 2017 9:19 PM