Mysterious black sarcophagus found in Egypt opened despite worry of curse
New York Daily News, 19 July at 23:06
Ancient tomb with black granite sarcophagus was found in the Sidi Gaber district of Alexandria, Egypt. (AFP/Getty Images). Archaeologists in Egypt pried open a black, granite sarcophagus Thursday amid fears that doing so may unleash some sort of
Minnesota Congressman Under Fire Over 2012 Comments About Women
New York Times, 19 July at 23:03
After audio surfaced of Representative Jason Lewis, a swing district Republican from Minnesota, making misogynistic remarks on his former radio program, his Democratic opponent in November's midterm elections is saying Mr. Lewis's rhetoric proves he is ...
Dan Coats on why he issued strong statement on Russian meddling: "I was just doing my job"
CBS News, 19 July at 22:53
Last Updated Jul 19, 2018 3:53 PM EDT. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said he felt the need to "correct the record" when he issued a statement Monday reaffirming Russian interference in U.S. affairs that seemed to contradict President
Fox News' Jeanine Pirro Clarifies: She Was Not A Candidate for Supreme Court
Hollywood Reporter, 19 July at 22:32
Fox News host Jeanine Pirro, making the rounds to promote her new book, Liars, Leakers & Liberals, made a stop in unfriendly territory on Thursday when she appeared on The View. Right off the bat, Pirro was questioned by former Fox News contributor ...
Senate GOP withdraws judicial nominee Ryan Bounds, delivering a blow to Trump's court plans
Washington Post, 19 July at 22:15
The GOP's bid to transform the federal bench with conservative judges hit its first significant snag Thursday, after Senate Republicans were forced to withdraw the nomination of Ryan Bounds, Trump's pick to serve on the powerful 9th Circuit appeals court.
Rep. Jason Lewis stands by 'sluts' comments: 'I was paid to be provocative'
CNN, 19 July at 22:08
(CNN) Republican Rep. Jason Lewis defended Thursday comments he made in 2012 lamenting that women could no longer be called "sluts." CNN's KFile reported on Wednesday that Lewis repeatedly demeaned women during a period of 15 months on his ...
Circuit Court nomination pulled moments before vote over racially insensitive writing
CNN, 19 July at 22:01
(CNN) The White House withdrew the nomination of Circuit Court hopeful Ryan Bounds on Thursday, moments before the nominee was to face his Senate confirmation vote and after South Carolina Republican Sen. Tim Scott raised concerns. Missouri ...
The 13 scariest reactions to Trump's disastrous Russia summit, ranked
CNN, 19 July at 22:01
(CNN) In the 96 hours since President Donald Trump sought to blame both sides for Russia's interference in the 2016 election -- and cast doubt on whether Russia was actually responsible for the meddling at all -- reactions from top congressional
Kirstjen Nielsen Doubles Down On Trump's Infamous 'Both Sides' Comment
HuffPost, 19 July at 21:52
It's been nearly a year since a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, turned deadly for one counter-protester, and members of President Donald Trump's administration are still struggling to condemn the demonstration's Nazi ideology.
White House, Following Backlash, Rules Out Russian Interrogation of Americans
NPR, 19 July at 21:31
Updated at 4:24 p.m. ET. The White House said on Thursday that it has ruled out making a former diplomat or other Americans available to Russian interrogators following a wave of criticism of that idea. It was the latest in a series of reversals since
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