Category Archives: U.S. News

FB Blamed For “Allowing” Russia to Help Trump Win


Facebook admitted this week that a Russian propaganda mill used the social media giant’s ad service for political operation around the 2016 campaign. This came out when sources revealed to TheWashington Post on Wednesday that Facebook was grilled by 2016 Russia-Trump congressional investigators behind closed doors Wednesday. US lawmakers are furious.
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HuffPost Laughs at Videos of Mental Anti-Trumpers Assaulting Infowars Reporter

A reporter for the right-wing, fake-news, conspiracy-filled Infowars website put a little kid on the spot at a pro-immigration rally in Austin, Texas, last week.  A reporter for the right-wing, fake-news, conspiracy-filled Infowars website put a little kid on the spot at a pro-immigration rally in Austin, Texas, last week. 

And he got more than he bargained for.

HuffPost

Hillary Clinton Whining Pissing Off Colleagues

Hillary Clinton is settling old scores in a campaign tell-all book — and angering some Democrats in the process.

Excerpts from “What Happened,” the Clinton campaign memoir scheduled to be released next week, find her letting loose on the Democratic Party’s most popular figures and venting frustration with a process that culminated in her shocking election defeat by Donald Trump.

The Hill

Hurricane Jose Now a Cat 4 Storm

Hurricane Jose is gaining strength as it moves through the Atlantic and has become a major hurricane — defined as Category 3 or above.  Hurricane Jose is gaining strength as it moves through the Atlantic and has become a major hurricane — defined as Category 3 or above.
“The tropical storm was named on Tuesday and became a hurricane on Wednesday afternoon when its maximum sustained winds hit 75 mph. An Air Force hurricane-hunter plane flew through the storm Friday morning and measured its maximum sustained winds at nearly 150 mph, making it a Category 4 hurricane.” The tropical storm was named on Tuesday and became a hurricane on Wednesday afternoon when its maximum sustained winds hit 75 mph. An Air Force hurricane-hunter plane flew through the storm Friday morning and measured its maximum sustained winds at nearly 150 mph, making it a Category 4 hurricane

Business Insider