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9 Hours Ago   This is • real • not normal • not okay. Donald Trump: “Then I have an Article 2, where I have the right to do whatever I want as president.” FACT CHECK: False.

10 Hours Ago   Prosecutors accuse Epstein of coercing under-18 girls into sexual abuse, and paying victims to recruit others

10 Hours Ago   We can expect three new “iPhone 11” models this fall from Apple, according to the official unofficial rumor mill. Each of these is said to be designed with an A13 chip, a Lightning port, and a new 'Taptic Engine' that will replace iPhone's current 3D Touch.

11 Hours Ago   “Beer hops earrings I made, I'm pretty proud of these,” says IMGURian Shancar1. Seriously cool! Turns out Shaun runs The Shores Woodshop, out of Saint Clair Shores, Michigan.

Yesterday   After Alex Acosta helped Jeffrey Epstein get off the hook in Florida for “soliciting prostitution from a minor,” Epstein is reported to have received a number of odd visits while in detention -- from young women and from powerful men.

Yesterday   It really is amazing how stupid some people are. Yes, that dude on the e-scooter is nonchalantly crossing five, count 'em, 5 lanes of traffic on I-35 in Dallas.

Yesterday   • The change is expected to be a massive expansion of the government's power to seize, detain, and abruptly deport. • Previously, “expedited removal” was limited to undocumented immigrants caught within 100 miles of the U.S.

Yesterday   Illegitimate popular-vote-losing United States President Donald Trump, folks. “If I wanted to win that war, Afghanistan would be wiped off the face of the earth, it would be over literally in 10 days," Donald Trump said today.

Yesterday   Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller will arrive on Capitol Hill 'fully prepared' to testify, his spokesperson tells a CNN reporter today. CNN's Jessica Schneider reports that “Mueller has been prepping with a small group from the Special Counsel’s office at Wilmer Hale offices,” and that Mueller's spokesperson told CNN, “If you look at him and his career, he is someone who comes to the table fully prepared and he’s going to be ready Wednesday.” MORE: Mueller will have a prepared opening statem

Yesterday   New Orleans music and cultural legend Art Neville, who co-founded the Meters and Neville Brothers, has died. He was 81 years old. “Poppa Funk,” as he was known, shaped the sound of New Orleans for half a century, reports nola.com's Keith Spera.

4 Days Ago   • Trump-linked businessman testified in Mueller probe • Search of 3 iPhones seized from George Nader in 2018 via search warrant turned up child pornography, say feds “Jailed Mueller witness George Nader showed up briefly in court this AM to hear he faces an indictment on child-porn and related charges,” writes Politico's excellent courts and law reporter Josh Gerstein, whom you should follow.

4 Days Ago   On Friday, the Palm Beach sheriff opened an internal affairs investigation into the absurdly lenient handling of the Jeffrey Epstein case, after Epstein entered a guilty plea in his prostitution case.

4 Days Ago   The American singer-songwriter-sexual-predator R. Kelly has been ordered to be brought in the custody of U.S. Marshals to New York, where he will be arraigned on August 2 on racketeering conspiracy charges.

5 Days Ago   In the Federal Register, EPA said “critical questions remained regarding the significance of the data” that show chlorpyrifos causes neurological harm to young children.

5 Days Ago   A Pentagon cybersecurity contractor threatened to murder Rep. Frederica Wilson (D-FL) if she advanced a bill to vaccinate children in public schools, The Daily Beast reports today.

5 Days Ago   “For the first time ever, there's a comprehensive map on where local police departments have partnered with Amazon's Ring,” CNet's Alfred Ng writes. “Amazon and police have been working closely together with Ring partnerships, sometimes using taxpayer money to buy video doorbells and offer them to residents at a discount.” The technology rights nonprofit Fight For the Future just released its ' Read the rest

5 Days Ago   Donald Trump was directly and personally involved in the discussions that led to Stormy Daniels being paid to keep quiet about her story of an affair with the then presidential candidate, the FBI says.

5 Days Ago   A judge has ruled that convicted sexual predator Jeffrey Epstein will stay in detention pending his trial. Judge Richard Miles Berman, Senior United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, said Jeffrey Epstein poses a threat to the community.

5 Days Ago   Slack says that through its bug bounty program, the company has newly received a set of compromised user credentials from the Great Slack Hack of 2015.

6 Days Ago   Texas Rep. Al Green introduced articles of impeachment against President Trump this week. Today, the House voted against them. The vote was to table, or kill, impeachment.

6 Days Ago   Government prosecutors just revealed new details about that super suspicious passport —- his photo, different name -- Jeffrey Epstein kept hidden in a safe.. Epstein's lawyers previously said the government did not offer evidence that Epstein had used the passport.

6 Days Ago   The company hasn't ruled out doing other work for China.

7 Days Ago   Human rights activists in Washington DC who oppose the Trump administration's racist policies against mostly Mexican and Central American refugees at the southern border protested at ICE headquarters in the nation's capital today.

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