Rep. Jacky Rosen to challenge Sen. Dean Heller in Nevada

June 20, 2017

Washington (CNN)Democratic Rep. Jacky Rosen is expected to run for Senate in Nevada, challenging incumbent Republican Sen. Dean Heller, according to sources. The National Republican Senatorial Committee quickly criticized Rosen’s announcement and name-checked senior Democratic Nevada Sen. Harry Reid, a favorite Republican punching bag. “With today’s news, Jacky Rosen confirmed to Nevadans the only reason she’s in elected office is to serve her own …

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Miley Cyrus and Dolce & Gabbana are in a political Instagram feud. Alright!

June 19, 2017

… to celebrate young artists & give them the platform to shine their light for all to see!” Congrats @braisonccyrus on walking in your 1st runway show…. It’s never been my little brothers dream to be a model as HE is one of the most talented musicians my ears have ever been given the gift of hearing…. BUT it is a Cyrus family trait to try everything once (within reason HA) and to embrace opportunities that encourage you to step out of your comfort zone! We …

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Jeff Sessions’ explanation for firing Comey just doesn’t make sense

June 15, 2017

… said about Director Comey. You never thought it was appropriate to raise those concerns before he was actually terminated by the President? SESSIONS: I did not do so. A memorandum was prepared by the deputy attorney general, who evaluated his performance and noted some serious problems with it. Take one giant step back. We know, because Donald Trump told us, that the real reason he fired Comey was because of the former FBI director’s approach to the Russia investigation. Trump said that …

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In Sessions hearing, GOP senators sought truth, Dems sought to hit Trump

June 14, 2017

… Burr, who began the questioning, was wise to highlight the four main areas of focus: Sessions’ role in the Trump campaign’s foreign policy positions, the attorney general’s contact with Russian operatives, Sessions’ reason for recusing himself from the Russian probe, and his role in the firing of former FBI Director James Comey. Join us on Twitter and Facebook The concern is that it is well known that Russian operatives spread propaganda through the media and …

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The questions that could determine Sessions’ fate

June 13, 2017

… you have with the Russian ambassador or any other Russian officials in 2016? What were the topics discussed? And why did you fail to provide information about the meetings you had with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak on your security clearance form? These are the most obvious questions — and frankly the reason Sessions finds himself in hot water. This is the first time he will be speaking under oath about the nature of his discussions with Russian officials, and if he answers honestly, …

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10 classic iPhone apps that will die with iOS 11

June 11, 2017

… there’s reason to hold out hope … for some of these, anyway. ) 1. Ridiculous Fishing Image: vlambeer It hasn’t been updated in nearly four years, but Ridiculous Fishing is still one of the all-time greats (and #75 on Mashable’s list of the top 100 iPhone apps of all time). The game, which started out as a Flash game before making its way to the App Store, won a coveted Apple Design Award in 2013 so it’s no surprise the super-addictive game still holds up all …

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Election 2017: What you want to know about the result – BBC News

June 11, 2017

… out by the Act. How will a hung Parliament affect Brexit? The single reason Mrs May said she called the election was to strengthen her position in negotiating a good Brexit deal. It is inevitable now that with a reduced majority she will have to compromise her aims in order to get support from the other parties. In particular the DUP – with whom Mrs May has said she will work – could be very influential here. Time is of the essence though, as negotiations with the remaining European …

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Lieberman: Trump never demanded loyalty during talks for FBI job

June 9, 2017

… sharpen their questions, and you might say cross-examination.” Lieberman is a senior counsel at the law firm that President Trump has retained to represent him in the Russia investigation, which Lieberman cited as the reason for withdrawing from the FBI director search. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsLinkedIn Media Authority Logos Done-For-You LinkedIn Media Authority Logos Done-For-YouMay 2017 Special: Data JEO Annual Option Data JEO Annual option. Providing live …

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Google’s AlphaGo is retiring after soundly beating world number one player

May 30, 2017

… co-founder of DeepMind (the Google-owned company that created AlphaGo), the AI has pretty much proven all it needed to in the Go arena. “This weeks series of thrilling games with the worlds best players, in the country where Go originated, has been the highest possible pinnacle for AlphaGo as a competitive program. For that reason, the Future of Go Summit is our final match event with AlphaGo,” he wrote in a blog post Saturday. …

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Pete Souza’s most legendary Donald Trump trolls

May 28, 2017

… of her medical bills, she would lose her house. “I carried Natoma’s story with me every day of the fight to pass this law,” President Obama said at the time. After the ACA was passed in 2010, Natoma was able to afford health insurance again. That was a good reason to celebrate. A post shared by Pete Souza (@petesouza) on May 5, 2017 at 7:12am PDT Troll Level: 7 This one is almost not troll-y enough it’s too sweet. But when you take into consideration that it’s a …

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More die in bathtubs than in terrorism. It’s still worth spending billions to fight it

May 22, 2017

(CNN)More Americans die from accidents in the bathtubs than from attacks by terrorists. Should we then care so much more — and spend so much more — to prevent terrorist attacks than bathtub mishaps? We think so. The reason is simply human nature. And the terrorist attack last month in Paris, on the eve of the critical French elections, showed once again that human nature is, in many ways, unchanging. Recent commentary in the pages of the New York Times and Financial Times …

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Has the North East forgotten Margaret Thatcher? – BBC News

May 21, 2017

The name doesn’t seem to mean much to them. It would have been a different story 36 years ago, when the Thatcher government closed Consett’s steel works, with the loss of 3,700 jobs. The devastation inflicted on this remote town high on the edge of the Pennines, where unemployment soared to 36%, made the national news and became a symbol of the harsh medicine the Thatcher government thought it had to administer to Britain’s heavy industries. It sowed the seeds for the …

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10 relevant quotes from Robert Mueller’s FBI farewell

May 18, 2017

Washington (CNN)Many Republican and Democratic lawmakers on Wednesday reacted positively to news that former FBI Director Robert Mueller was appointed special counsel to oversee the federal investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. And there’s a reason for their confidence: Mueller has long been widely respected by many in Washington. Back in 2013, the Department of Justice held a farewell ceremony for Mueller, who was retiring after 12 years as FBI director. …

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Trump donors closely watch the daily fracas, whether it’s Comey or Israel

May 18, 2017

… legislative agenda, which many Republican donors embraced as a reason to support him even given their distaste for his personality. And Trump perhaps threw fuel to the fire on Wednesday when Trump administration officials said he would not soon announce his move of the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jersualem — a major issue to many of his top Jewish supporters. …

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Why the radical history of Mother’s Day matters today

May 14, 2017

… country closer together. The idea of talking to your Trump-voting uncle or your Clinton-supporting sister may sound like the worst way to spend an afternoon, but the Women’s March is challenging people to tackle tough conversations in the name of healing. “The only reason to have a daring discussion with someone is youre coming from a place of love,” says Sarah Sophie Flicker, strategic advisor to the Womens March and creative director of Art Not War. “You’re …

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How BOOST Your Social Media Engagement using Gifs and GifBuddy demo video

May 14, 2017

… endeavors going forward. GIFbuddy is that solution… where you can search up the hottest & most engaging GIFs so that your brand, company, and entrepreneurial spirit has a personality that everyone will gravitate to. Schedule out the engagement you WANT for the next few days, weeks or even months!! What does that mean for you?? More Engagement means More Virality, Organica Profits AND Leads+Profits… …and at the end of the day… That is the MAIN reason most of us do our …

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