Liberal group staffer arrested after allegedly forcefully grabbing GOP campaign manager
CNN, 18 October at 05:50
(CNN) An employee for a prominent liberal group was arrested on Tuesday after being accused of forcefully grabbing the arm of a GOP campaign manager for Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt, an American Bridge official told CNN. The man, identified ...
Late brothel owner Hof will win Nevada vote: campaign manager
Reuters, 18 October at 04:34
(Reuters) - A brothel-owning Republican candidate for the Nevada state legislature who died this week will remain on the ballot and win his election in November, his campaign manager predicted on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: Dennis Hof, who owned the ...
Secret recordings give insight into Saudi attempt to silence critics
Washington Post, 18 October at 04:13
ISTANBUL — Omar Abdulaziz hit record on his phone and slipped it into the breast pocket of his jacket, he recalled, taking a seat in a Montreal cafe to wait for two men who said they were carrying a personal message from Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed
Don McGahn Leaves Trump With Big Wins — And Big Risks
Politico, 18 October at 03:50
In recent months, President Donald Trump rarely spoke with Don McGahn. It's not clear he even likes his top White House lawyer and campaign consigliere, who left his West Wing job Wednesday after 20 months fraught with plenty of tension and chaos, ...
White House Lawyer Quits After Helping Trump Put His Mark On The Federal Bench
NPR, 18 October at 03:46
White House counsel Don McGahn has left the job effective Wednesday. But his influence will live on for years, thanks to the dozens of conservative judges that McGahn helped President Trump put on the federal bench. The grueling confirmation of Supreme ...
50 Years After Tet Offensive, a Marine Receives the Medal of Honor
New York Times, 18 October at 03:26
WASHINGTON — President Trump awarded the Medal of Honor on Wednesday to a Marine who saved the lives of numerous fellow soldiers during one of the bloodiest battles of the Vietnam War, when he repeatedly charged into enemy fire and carried ...
Elitist or Egalitarian: Competing Views of Harvard Emerge in Bias Trial
New York Times, 18 October at 03:24
BOSTON — Two starkly different pictures of Harvard — an elitist country club or an egalitarian engine for social change — emerged on Wednesday in a federal trial examining whether the university discriminates against Asian-Americans. The competing ...
White House counsel Don McGahn is out after a tumultuous tenure in the Trump administration
Business Insider, 18 October at 03:23
White House counsel Don McGahn left the Trump administration on Wednesday, a source with knowledge of the situation said to Business Insider. President Donald Trump floated the idea of replacing McGahn with attorney Pat Cipollone, a Justice ...
Biden says "absolutely, positively, without question" voter suppression is ongoing
CBS News, 18 October at 03:16
Former Vice President Joe Biden told "CBS This Morning" co-host Norah O'Donnell that "absolutely, positively, without question" voter suppression is ongoing in the United States. He referred specifically to Georgia, where a group of senior citizens was ...
Biden hopes Democrats don't impeach Trump right away
CNN, 18 October at 02:59
(CNN) Former Vice President Joe Biden said he hopes Democrats do not impeach President Donald Trump right away if they take control of the House, arguing they should wait until the conclusion of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation to ...
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