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Politics and Sean Spicer take center stage at Emmy Awards

1/1Politics and Sean Spicer take center stage at Emmy Awards Show Caption Hide Caption NEW YORK (AP) — Weeks after leaving his job, former White House press secretary Sean Spicer was onstage at the Emmy Awards on Sunday joking about one of his first — and more dubious — claims from the press room. Host Stephen Colbert, playing the straight…

Judge: Sessions can’t deny grant money for sanctuary cities

1/1Judge- Sessions can’t deny grant money for sanctuary cities Show Caption Hide Caption CHICAGO (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions can’t follow through — at least for now — with his threat to withhold public safety grant money to Chicago and other so-called sanctuary cities for refusing to impose new tough immigration policies, a judge ruled Friday in a legal…

White House: ESPN could justify firing Hill for Trump tweets

1/1Sarah Sanders calls ESPN host Jemele Hill’s anti-Trump tweets ‘fireable offense’ Show Caption Hide Caption BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Wednesday that sports anchor Jemele Hill could justifiably be fired from ESPN for tweets calling President Donald Trump a “white supremacist” and “a bigot.” “I think that’s one of the more outrageous comments…

Justices Allow Trump Administration Ban on Most Refugees

1/1Donald Trump Show Caption Hide Caption WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to maintain its restrictive policy on refugees.The justices on Tuesday agreed to an administration request to block a lower court ruling that would have eased the refugee ban and allowed up to 24,000 refugees to enter the country before the end of October.The…

Former President Surprises High School Kids

BARACK OBAMA GIVES D.C. KIDS A SURPRISE OF A LIFETIME

A shocker for some high school students in Washington, D.C. Friday morning. When former president Barack Obama walked in, it literally took the breath of some students. This video was posted on Obama’s Instagram account. He told the kids he just wanted to stop by at the start of a new school year to give them some encouragement. Obama talked…

On Capitol Hill, Trump Jr. denies collusion with Russia

1/1Donald Trump Jr. Show Caption Hide Caption WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s eldest son cast his meeting with a Russian lawyer last year as simply an opportunity to learn about Hillary Clinton’s “fitness, character or qualifications,” insisting to Senate investigators behind closed doors that he did not collude with Russia to hurt her campaign against his father. Donald Trump…

Princes William and Harry Visit Newly Built London Community

COMMUNITY REBUILT AFTER FIRE KILLED 80 PEOPLE

1/6 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/6 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/6 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/6 Show Caption Hide Caption 5/6 Show Caption Hide Caption 6/6 Show Caption Hide Caption Prince William and Prince Harry visited victims of a  deadly apartment fire in London where 80 people died last June. The princes first visited a newly built community center and…

Trump prepares to lift limits on military gear for police

1/1Donald Trump Show Caption Hide Caption WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is preparing to restore the flow of surplus military equipment to local law enforcement agencies under a program that had been sharply curtailed amid an outcry over police use of armored vehicles and other war-fighting gear to confront protesters.Documents obtained by The Associated Press indicate President Donald Trump…

Protestors Surround N.F.L. Headquarters on Colin Kaepernick’s Behalf

SUPPORTERS SUGGEST THE NFL HAS BLACKBALLED KAEPERNICK FOR KNEELING DURING THE NATIONAL ANTHEM

1/6 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/6 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/6 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/6 Show Caption Hide Caption 5/6 Show Caption Hide Caption 6/6 Show Caption Hide Caption A rally was held today in New York City in support of unsigned free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick. The rally was held outside the National Football League’s headquarters. Kaepernick supporters…

Charities Pull Events from Mar-a-Lago Resort

DON'T WANT TO BE CONNECTED TO PRESIDENT TRUMP

1/6 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/6 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/6 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/6 Show Caption Hide Caption 5/6 Show Caption Hide Caption 6/6 Show Caption Hide Caption A leading U.S. Hospital says it will pull its annual fundraiser from Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. The Cleveland Clinic had initially resisted pressure from health professionals and others…