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WASHINGTON POST  After President Trump doubled down on his assertion that “both sides” were responsible for the deadly violence at a white supremacist march in Charlottesville on Saturday, scores of celebrities have taken to social media to excoriate his response. On Tuesday night, actor Mark Ruffalo and filmmaker Michael Moore went …

Washington (CNN) on Washington Post Former Presidents George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush joined the chorus of lawmakers speaking out to condemn the racist violence that occurred in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend. But the statement, coming one day after President Donald Trump was widely criticized for appearing …

Los Angeles Times President Trump starkly warned North Korea to stop making nuclear threats Tuesday in the kind of bellicose rhetoric usually associated with the rulers in Pyongyang, twice declaring, “They will be met with the fire and fury like the world has never seen.” The president’s dramatic threat of annihilation …

  Washington Post Leave it to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) to get the last word in concerning his confrontation with a heckler at a baseball game over the weekend. In a moment that was captured on video that went viral, Christie, toting a bowl of nachos, wheeled to …

THE WASHINGTON POST   CARACAS, Venezuela — Election results decried by government opponents as a brazen power grab were manipulated by at least 1 million votes, the company that provided Venezuela with its voting system said Wednesday. Antonio Mugica, chief executive of London-based Smartmatic, which has provided technology for Venezuelan elections …

NBC NEWS The private investigator who investigated the unsolved murder of Democratic National Committee aide Seth Rich claimed in a lawsuit Tuesday that a Fox News reporter put words in his mouth to create a fake news story. Rod Wheeler claims Fox’s Malia Zimmerman made up two quotes attributed to …

The head of the Drug Enforcement Administration told his staff in a memo Saturday to disregard President Donald Trump’s comments last week urging police officers not to be “too nice” when arresting criminal suspects, The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday. “The president, in remarks delivered yesterday in New York, condoned police misconduct regarding …

The New York Times WASHINGTON — The Senate in the early hours of Friday morning rejected a new, scaled-down Republican plan to repeal parts of the Affordable Care Act, derailing the Republicans’ seven-year campaign to dismantle President Barack Obama’s signature health care law and dealing a huge political setback to President Trump. …

  Article from Washington Post TORONTO — Rolling Stone magazine has put liberal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on the cover of its latest issue and asks: “Why Can’t He Be Our President?” Perhaps recognizing that only American-born U.S. citizens can become president, the magazine takes a different tack on …

Article from Politico A congressional fight over sex reassignment surgery threatened funding for his border wall.  After a week sparring with his attorney general and steaming over the Russia investigation consuming his agenda, President Donald Trump was closing in on an important win. House Republicans were planning to pass a …