Day: November 13, 2019

US Politics

BREAKING: Grand Jury Charges Michael Avenatti with Extortion and Wire Fraud in Nike Case

Michael Avenatti AKA Creepy Porn Lawyer A federal grand jury on Wednesday charged Michael Avenatti with extortion and wire fraud in the case where he was charged with attempting to extort millions of dollars from Nike. According to the complaint, Avenatti threatened to hold a press conference to announce misconduct by Nike unless the athletic […]

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National News

Republicans tried to make a clear case Trump did nothing wrong at the first impeachment hearings

Ranking Member Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) (left) speaks with Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) (center) and Republican Counsel Steve Castor (right) during the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence impeachment inquiry into President Trump on November 13, 2019. | Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images Rep. Will Hurd was really the only one to defend Trump successfully. On the […]

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National News

Climate change will affect “every single stage” of a child’s life, health researchers warn

Children in the Philippines receive treatment for diarrhea, a major health risk that often arises in floodwater after extreme weather. Researchers warn that young people will face more risks like this as the climate changes. | Ted Aljibe/AFP/Getty Images A baby born today will face higher risks of disease and undernutrition because of climate change, […]

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US Politics

EPIC VIDEO! Jim Jordan’s Total Destruction of Ambassador Taylor in One Devastating Photo Collage

This is all they got.A pompous rambling Ambassador who had not first-hand, not second-hand but fifth(?) and sixth-hand(?) knowledge of President Trump’s call with Ukrainian President Zelensky. This is what you call a COMPLETE BUST! Jim Jordan reads off Ambassador Taylor’s statement to Democrats in his secret basement bunker testimony. Rep. Jim Jordan: “‘Ambassador Taylor […]

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National News

Trump showed he doesn’t understand Turkey — while standing next to Turkey’s president

Turkish President Erdoğan and President Donald Trump at a press conference on Wednesday, November 13. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images It was a bad time to have Erdogan in the White House. And somehow, Trump made it even worse. Both Republican and Democratic lawmakers were wary about Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s visit to the White […]

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National News

4 takeaways from the first impeachment hearing

Top US diplomat to Ukraine William B. Taylor Jr. (center) and Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs George P. Kent (second from right) arrive before the House Intelligence Committee on November 13, 2019. | Win McNamee/Getty Images Bill Taylor revealed new information, and Democrats tried a new format. The first public impeachment hearing […]

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National News

The Disney+ edit of Star Wars changed the “Han shot first” scene. Again.

Greedo and Han Solo in Star Wars: A New Hope. | Lucasfilm/Disney+ Han still doesn’t shoot first. But now Greedo has something to say about it. Amid the giant catalog of new television shows, the old movies, and live-action remakes of classic films, the most-talked-about thing on Disney+ is perhaps the most controversial scene in […]

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National News

House Republicans were still fixated on the whistleblower at this week’s impeachment hearing

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) questions top US diplomat to Ukraine William B. Taylor Jr., November 13, 2019. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Republicans have repeatedly attempted to shift the focus onto the whistleblower to undermine the substance of the allegations. Wednesday was no different. For weeks now, Republicans have said they’d like to unmask the whistleblower […]

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Kent, Taylor testify before House Intel Committee

Top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine William Taylor, left, and Career Foreign Service officer George Kent are sworn in prior to testifying before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019. (Jim Lo Scalzo/Pool Photo via AP) OAN Newsroom UPDATED 12:10 PM PT — Wednesday, November 13, 2019 All eyes were […]

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Living & Culture

‘Ford v Ferrari’: racing and friendship ‘told at 230 mph’

November 13, 2019 By Omar Younis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – You don’t need to be a motor racing fan to watch “Ford v Ferrari” because the battle to win is played out as much between the men making the cars as those behind the wheel. Starring Matt Damon and Christian Bale, the movie opening on […]

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