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Video of Rachel Maddow being confronted by "Russiagate" activist goes viral
MSNBC host Rachel Maddow was confronted by American blogger Max Blumenthal.
Video of deserted street sparks San Francisco ghost town debate
The video showed a number of vacant retail stores in Union Square, the city's main commercial district.
DeSantis and Trump trade blows in new battle over 'woke'
When asked about the former president saying he doesn't like the term, DeSantis referred to "woke" as an "existential threat."
Mary Trump's ominous warning about Donald Trump's "retribution"
Trump's legal scandals add to his "street cred," the former president's niece said.
Fox News host Sean Hannity booed by Trump supporters
The crowd erupted with "boos" in the middle of his question during a town hall, prompting Hannity to say, "Hang on! I said it's their question. Leave me alone."
Trump tape recording is "evidentiary gold" for prosecutors: Kirschner
"Once prosecutors can surgically present this stuff to a jury, it's going to be like shooting fish in a barrel," legal analyst Glenn Kirschner said.
More than 200 days after election, Kari Lake insists: "I'm still fighting"
Lake lost the 2022 Arizona gubernatorial election to Democratic candidate Katie Hobbs by over 17,000 votes.
Trump faces more "bad news" in classified documents probe: Ex-U.S. attorney
The former president acknowledged in an audio recording of a 2021 meeting that he kept a classified Pentagon document that detailed a potential attack on Iran.
Ron DeSantis' chances of beating Trump in Iowa or New Hampshire: Polls
DeSantis faces an uphill battle against the former president, recent polls suggest.
Florida congressman screams "f*** Ron DeSantis" live on stage at concert
Representative Maxwell Frost made the comment during a Paramore concert in Washington, D.C., on Friday night.
Kari Lake releases protest song called '81 million votes, my a**'
The song is named after a CPAC speech on debunked electoral fraud claims that Lake delivered earlier this year.
Trump-appointed judge strikes down GOP's "unconstitutional" drag show ban
Federal Judge Thomas Parker described the Tennessee law as a "restriction on the freedom of speech."
Bruce Springsteen fan FaceTimes dog during concert: "Dancing in the Bark"
The inspired a wave of puns among social media users, including "Born to Ruff" and "Bruce SpringerSpaniel."
Georgia governor rips Trump for praising Kim Jong Un
Brian Kemp, a bitter enemy of Trump since the 2020 presidential election, denounced the former president for "congratulating North Korea's murderous dictator."
Ron DeSantis defends Kayleigh McEnany from Trump's attack
"She's a Harvard-trained lawyer, she's an absolute killer, and she ate the press alive," the Florida governor said while appearing on the NH Journal podcast.
Potential charges against Trump outlined in model prosecution memo
"Based on the publicly available information to date, a powerful case exists for charging Trump," former prosecutors and defense attorneys wrote in the memo.
Trump reacts to news Pence won't be charged for classified documents
Trump said he's "at least as innocent" as Pence after it was revealed the DOJ won't charge the former vice president.
Joe Biden hits head on helicopter door hours after falling
The president hit his head on the doorframe while exiting Marine One.
Marjorie Taylor Greene posts video of woman giving her middle finger
One woman was seen flipping Greene off at the beginning of a clip the congresswoman shared online.
Jim Jordan demands answers about FBI involvement in Trump investigation
In a Thursday letter, Jordan demanded that the Justice Department provide details about the individual FBI agents involved in last year's Mar-a-Lago raid.
Ron DeSantis score huge win as "Don't Say Gay" judge takes Disney case
The new judge previously ruled in DeSantis's favor over his controversial "Don't Say Gay" legislation.
Twitter executive resigns after conservative documentary censored
The social media platform's head of trust and safety departed amid controversy regarding a documentary made by The Daily Wire.
Candace Owens lashes out at Lizzo amid fatphobia discussion
"I guess Lizzo wasn't lying when she said 'truth hurts,'" Owens wrote after learning that Lizzo had blocked her on Twitter.
Donald Trump "caught in a police dragnet" with audio tape—Attorney
Lawyer Jamie White says the former president is like "a hit-and-run driver" who will soon be caught as evidence against him continues to mount.
Steven Crowder wife "abuse" resurfaces after "cultural appropriation" video
Political commentator Steven Crowder has been trolled with accusations of being abusive to his wife as he launched a controversial month of content.
Judge rejects complaint over Trump treatment linking to his Christianity
The dismissed motion was filed by a man who has been sanctioned in New York courts for fling repetitive lawsuits.
Inside Chick-fil-A's generational shift of values
"A lot of other companies right now are looking at this controversy and other controversies," a marketing expert told Newsweek.
Donald Trump responds to bombshell audio tape: "Everything I did was right"
The former president was asked about the alleged classified document recording during an interview with Fox News' Sean Hannity.
Hannity gives Trump a Fox town hall free of fact-checking
The former president sat down with the Fox News host on Thursday for Trump's second presidential town hall ahead of the 2024 election.
Trump's GOP challengers "smell blood in the water": Kirschner
The legal analyst said that an increasing number of Republicans were entering the 2024 race due to Trump's legal troubles and his impending "political demise."