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Attorney General Sessions Met With Russians in 2016

Attorney General Jeff Sessions met with Russia’s ambassador to the United States twice in 2016 the Department of Justice confirmed. Sessions  did not disclose those discussions during his confirmation hearing. Sessions did not disclose meetings with Russian

Obamas to Pen a Book

Ex-President Barack and Michelle Obama have signed a deal to publish their memoirs with Penguin Random House, in a deal reportedly worth tens of millions of dollars.  Barack and Michelle Obama agree Penguin Random House book deal

Trump Addresses Joint Session of Congress

President Trump spent a little more than an hour speaking about job creation, immigration, national security, and international trade as he spoke to a joint session of Congress. Trump speech to Congress promises ‘renewal of American spirit’

SpaceX is Going (Around) The Moon

SpaceX has announced that they will fly two private citizens on a trip around the moon late next year. The unnamed astronauts have already paid a significant deposit to do a moon mission. SpaceX to fly two

More Jewish Graves Vandalized in Philadelphia

More than 100 gravestones at the Mount Carmel Jewish ceremony in northeastern Philadelphia were broken and overturned. ‘Hundreds’ of US Jewish graves attacked in Philadelphia Via www.bbc.co.uk 02/27/2017 11:57 AM  

Oscars Mix Up: La La Land and Moonlight

In a mix-up sure to be referenced for years, ‘La La Land’ was mistakenly announced as Best Picture winner at the Academy Awards last night.  Approximately one minute into their acceptance speech, they were interrupted and ‘Moonlight’

White House Checking Aide’s Phones For Leaks

Sean Spicer, White House Press Secretary, has been performing random phones checks on his staff’s phones in order to weed out who is leaking information to the media. Spicer checks aides’ phones for leaks Via rss.cnn.com 02/26/2017

US Reverses Stance on Private Prisons

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has stated his support for the federal government’s use of private prisons, overriding a previous Obama-era memo meant to phase out their use.  U.S. reverses Obama-era move to phase out private prisons Via