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Google launches searchable database on US political ads
Political ads on Google are getting more transparent. You can now easily find them all cataloged on a new company website that tracks who is…
Newspaper editorials across U.S. rebuke Trump for attacks on the press
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Hundreds of U.S. newspapers devoted print space on Thursday to a coordinated defense of press freedom and a rebuke of President…
Ron Paul Revolution falls victim to frustration, Trump: ‘Probably hate that they ever got involved’
A little over a decade ago, Mr. Paul, a congressman and Republican presidential candidate, was a 2008 campaign-season sensation, drawing tens of thousands of followers,…
Missouri Democratic Party nixes amendment welcoming pro-life candidates
Missouri Democrats have reversed course on welcoming pro-life candidates to the party, removing a newly added amendment in the party’s platform that respected differing opinions…
Ryan Zinke takes ax to climate change narrative in push to save forests from wildfires
CLOVIS, Calif. — Here in the town dubbed the “gateway to the Sierras,” the haze from the Ferguson Fire is fading as Yosemite National Park…
Judge rules Mueller investigation is legal
A federal judge ruled Monday that special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election is not illegal.
The decision rejected a…
Trump never told Comey to ‘go easy’ on Michael Flynn, Giuliani says: ‘There was no conversation’
If President Trump opts to sit for an interview with special counsel Robert Mueller he will testify he never told former FBI Director James B.…
Trump, Congress try to breathe life into long-delayed criminal justice reform package
WASHINGTON -Jon Ponder has lived both sides of the debate on criminal justice reform.
After two convictions for robbery, Ponder, 52, left prison a new…
New York GOP Rep. Chris Collins pleads not guilty to insider trading
Rep. Chris Collins, R-N.Y. pleaded not guilty Wednesday afternoon to federal insider trading charges, according to NBC News.
The congressman was arrested earlier in the…
Trump tax reform saddles churches, nonprofits with 21% penalty on employee benefits
Houses of worship and nonprofit groups are crying foul as they realize that a provision in last year’s tax reform law requires them to pay…