Category Archives: National News

Dems grapple with Mueller’s findings; GOP exclaims ‘move on’

Dems grapple with Mueller’s findings; GOP exclaims ‘move on’

By MARY CLARE JALONICK, The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Disappointed Democrats grappled with special counsel Robert Mueller’s findings on Monday, calling evening strategy sessions as Republicans gleefully called for them to “move on.” President Donald Trump accused those responsible for launching Mueller’s Russia probe of “treasonous things against our country” and said they “certainly…MORE

The father of a Sandy Hook victim dies from an apparent suicide

The father of a Sandy Hook victim dies from an apparent suicide

By Holly Yan, CNN (CNN) — A father dedicated to helping prevent mass shootings after his daughter was killed in the Sandy Hook massacre has died of an apparent suicide. The body of Jeremy Richman was found in his Connecticut office building Monday morning, Newtown police said. His death is the third suicide in the…MORE

Facebook left millions of passwords readable by employees

Facebook left millions of passwords readable by employees

By BARBARA ORTUTAY, The Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook left millions of user passwords readable by its employees for years, the company said Thursday, an acknowledgement it offered after a security researcher posted about the issue online. “Security rule 101 dictates that under no circumstances passwords should be stored in plain text, and at all times…MORE

Trump issues first veto of his presidency

Trump issues first veto of his presidency

By Jeremy Diamond and Laura Jarrett, CNN (CNN) — President Donald Trump on Friday vetoed legislation attempting to strike down his declaration of a national emergency at the southern border during an Oval Office event from the White House. It is the first time in his two years in office that Trump has used his…MORE

Nancy Pelosi: ‘I’m not for impeachment,’ slams Trump as ‘not worth it’

Nancy Pelosi: ‘I’m not for impeachment,’ slams Trump as ‘not worth it’

By Alex Rogers, CNN     (CNN) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi does not currently support impeaching President Donald Trump despite thinking that he’s unfit for the country’s highest office, according to a Washington Post magazine interview published Monday. “I’m not for impeachment,” Pelosi said. “This is news. I’m going to give you some news right now…MORE

Trump 2020 budget projects big deficits despite spending cuts

Trump 2020 budget projects big deficits despite spending cuts

By Donna Borak, CNN (CNN) — President Donald Trump delivered a 2020 budget to the Democratic-controlled House on Monday that cuts spending nearly across the board yet still isn’t projected to balance for 15 years, even with ambitious economic growth forecasts. The $4.7 trillion budget proposal is dead on arrival in Congress, but it will…MORE

GOP senator reveals she was sexually assaulted when she served in the military

GOP senator reveals she was sexually assaulted when she served in the military

By Elizabeth Landers and Zachary Cohen, CNN (CNN) — Freshman Sen. Martha McSally of Arizona revealed Wednesday that she was raped while she served in the military. McSally, who is a Republican, made the revelation during a Senate Armed Services subcommittee hearing on sexual assault in the military. McSally said to witnesses present, “So like you,…MORE

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