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01/19/2021

How Trump will hand off the 'nuclear football' to Biden

President Donald Trump will not be in attendance Wednesday to watch as his successor Joe Biden is sworn into office, but his absence will have little impact on what may be one of the most important moments of Inauguration Day, the handing off of the "nuclear …

Source: CNN

01/19/2021

Late Night Celebrates the Final 36 Hours of Trump in Charge

“Normally, after a president’s term, they show before and after photos to prove how much the job aged him. This time, they’re showing before and after photos of all of us,” Jimmy Fallon joked on Monday.

Source: New York Times

01/19/2021

Trump to lift some Covid travel restrictions, a move Biden quickly rejects

President Donald Trump issued an order lifting Covid-19 travel restrictions for Europe and Brazil, but a Biden administration official said they won't be lifted on that date.

Source: NBC News

01/19/2021

Trump Orders Lifting of Virus Travel Ban, but Biden Aides Vow to Block Move

The president’s proclamation, which would not take effect until Jan. 26, after Joe Biden assumes office, was part of a flurry of orders that Mr. Biden is likely to reverse.

Source: New York Times

01/19/2021

Trump lifts COVID-19 travel restrictions, Biden to block changes

President Trump announced he’s lifting COVID-19-related travel restrictions on Europe and Brazil, but the Biden administration says it will not lift restrictions.

Source: WTOP

01/19/2021

Trump considers pardons for former New York Assembly Speaker, Lil Wayne: NYT | TheHill

President Trump is reportedly considering issuing pardons on his last...

Source: The Hill

01/18/2021

Trump Did Enormous Damage to His Reputation: Niall Ferguson

Jan.18 -- Niall Ferguson, an Economic historian and senior fellow at Stanford University Hoover Institution, looks at President Donald Trump's legacy and the...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/18/2021

Melania Trump asks Americans to 'choose love' in farewell message

First lady Melania Trump's goodbye came two days before the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden. "Always choose love over hatred," she urged.

Source: USA Today

01/18/2021

Trump moves to lift coronavirus travel restrictions on Europe, Brazil | TheHill

President Trump on Monday moved to lift restrictions imposed on travelers from much of Europe and Brazil that were implemented last year to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus.

Source: The Hill

01/18/2021

Melania’s jacket and nine other defining images of Trump's presidency

As Donald Trump prepares to leave office, here are some of the key moments of his presidency.

Source: BBC News

01/18/2021

On MLK Day, Biden volunteers, Trump issues divisive report on slavery and civil rights

President-elect Joe Biden volunteered a food pantry, while President Donald Trump issued an order revisiting his grievances over monuments on Martin Luther King Day.

Source: NBC News

01/18/2021

Trump to issue 100 pardons, including doc at center of Sen. Menendez scandal, report says

Dr. Salomon Melgen, who is in prison after being convicted for health care fraud in 2018, is expected to be included in the clemency list, CNN reported, citing three sources.

Source: nj.com

01/18/2021

Kristy Swanson Roasted For Protesting Trump's Removal From 'Home Alone 2'

The right-wing actor tweeted that if the president is cut from the John Hughes film, she wants her very minor roles in two of the director’s movies axed as well.

Source: HuffPost

01/18/2021

Giuliani Won’t Represent Trump at Impeachment Trial After All

The former mayor now claims he can't represent Trump because his speech at the rally that preceded the Capitol riot makes him a potential witness.

Source: Slate Magazine

01/18/2021

Trumps' snub of Bidens historic in its magnitude

On the morning of January 20, Donald Trump and Melania Trump will depart the White House as President and first lady, but they will not invite their incoming counterparts, Joe and Jill Biden, inside before they do.

Source: CNN

01/18/2021

Trump admin revokes Intel’s license to supply chips to Huawei

The Trump administration has notified suppliers, including chipmaker Intel, that it is revoking certain licenses to sell to Huawei.

Source: XDA Developers

01/18/2021

Trump's Census Director Retires Before Term At Bureau Ends

After whistleblowers revealed Director Steven Dillingham was quietly pushing for a "statistically indefensible" report, calls have been growing for him to leave before his term expires at year's end.

Source: NPR

01/18/2021

Trump White House Steers Away From Controversial Pardon: Himself

Source: Bloomberg

01/18/2021

GitHub regrets firing Jewish employee who called Trump-incited mob “Nazis”

Worker was fired after writing in Slack, "stay safe homies, Nazis are about."

Source: Ars Technica

01/18/2021

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks waver as COVID-19 fears trump recovery hopes

Global stock markets wavered on Monday as soaring COVID-19 cases offset investor hopes of a quick economic recovery, even after data showing that the Chinese economy rebounded faster-than-expected in the fourth quarter of 2020.

Source: Reuters

01/18/2021

Trump Ready to Issue 100 Pardons, Commutations Before Leaving Office

Trump has spent lots of time debating whether he should issue preemptive pardons to his adult children and maybe even to himself.

Source: Slate Magazine

01/18/2021

Live updates: Biden to participate in national day of service ahead of inauguration; Trump prepares pardons

Joe Biden will volunteer at a hunger relief organization as he prepares to take the oath of office at a heavily fortified Capitol in Washington on Wednesday.

Source: The Washington Post

01/18/2021

Kristy Swanson defends Trump from 'cancel culture,' demands to be removed from John Hughes films

Kristy Swanson is being roasted by fellow celebrities after defending Donald Trump against calls to digitally remove his cameo from “Home Alone 2: Lost in New York.”

Source: Fox News

01/18/2021

Trump's impeachment trial looms as Congress prepares for the arrival of the Biden administration

There are just days to go until President-elect Joe Biden is sworn in, Donald Trump is no longer President and Democrats take control of the US Senate, but rank-and-file members on Capitol Hill are still waiting for signals from leadership about what the firs…

Source: CNN

01/18/2021

Former Trump campaign staffers helped organize January 6 rally - Business Insider

The Trump campaign has denied being directly involved in planning of the rally, but public records show several recent staffers listed as organizers.

Source: Business Insider

01/18/2021

Iced Earth guitarist Jon Schaffer faces six criminal charges related to January 6 Trump rally violence

Iced Earth’s Jon Schaffer surrenders to the FBI, is charged with engaging in ‘an act of physical violence in a Capitol building’

Source: Louder

01/18/2021

Trump admin halts shipments of supplies to Chinese tech giant Huawei - Business Insider

Huawei has long been a target of the Trump administration, which believes it spies for the Chinese government. Huawei has repeatedly denied the claim.

Source: Business Insider

01/18/2021

Can The Senate Try President Trump Once He Leaves Office?

Ahead of soon-to-be former President Trump's Senate trial, constitutional scholars disagree on whether the Founders intended for a president no longer in office to be tried by the Senate.

Source: NPR

01/18/2021

In parting shot, Trump halts supplies to China’s Huawei: Report

US is revoking licences of several Huawei suppliers, including Intel, in a final blow to the Chinese telecoms firm.

Source: Al Jazeera English

01/18/2021

Trump Farewell Planned for Wednesday Morning Ahead of Biden Oath

Source: Bloomberg

01/18/2021

Trump to issue around 100 pardons and commutations Tuesday, sources say

President Donald Trump is preparing to issue around 100 pardons and commutations on his final full day in office Tuesday, according to three people familiar with the matter, a major batch of clemency actions that includes white collar criminals, high-profile …

Source: CNN

01/18/2021

Batista Offers $20K Reward In Trump Manatee Case

Batista Offers $20K Reward In Trump Manatee Case

Source: Wrestling Inc.

01/18/2021

Cowboys for Trump founder arrested after allegedly leading Capitol rioters in prayer

A New Mexico county official and founder of Cowboys for Trump was arrested Sunday for allegedly entering the U.S. Capitol during the Jan. 6 riot.

Source: NBC News

01/18/2021

In parting shot, Trump administration revokes licenses to do business with Huawei: report

Intel, other suppliers reportedly have approvals revoked, while new license applications will be rejected in Trump administration’s waning days

Source: MarketWatch

01/18/2021

Trump Allies Reportedly Collecting Lots of Cash From People Seeking Pardons

Wealthy felons are paying insiders tens of thousands of dollars to try to get the president to hear their case for a pardon.

Source: Slate Magazine

01/18/2021

Trump allies behind rally that ignited U.S. Capitol riot, records say

Veterans of President Donald Trump’s failed reelection campaign had key roles in orchestrating the Washington rally that spawned a deadly assault on the U.S. Capitol, according to an Associated Pre…

Source: The Denver Post

01/18/2021

Cowboys for Trump leader arrested over US Capitol riot

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico county official and founder of the group Cowboys for...

Source: SFGate

01/17/2021

GOP plots payback for deplatforming Trump

As Democrats take the majority, going after major tech companies has become a unifying issue on the right.

Source: Axios

01/17/2021

NYT: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Approved Blacklisting Donald Trump While on French Polynesia Vacation

In a recent article, the New York Times provides an insight into Twitter's decision to ban President Donald Trump from its platform permanently. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, on vacation in French Polynesia, approved the decision under intense pressure from the co…

Source: Breitbart News

01/17/2021

GOP Rep. Mace: Trump 'put all of our lives at risk,' wanted censure talks - Business Insider

On NBC's "Meet the Press," Mace discussed a push to censure Trump that could have been an alternative to the president's eventual second impeachment.

Source: Business Insider

01/17/2021

Trump ‘slams China’s Huawei, blocking supplies from Intel and others’

The administration is revoking certain licences to sell to the Chinese tech giant and intends to reject dozens of other applications to supply the telecoms firm.

Source: Post Magazine

01/17/2021

Angus King warns of 'grave danger' of Trump revealing classified information | TheHill

Sen. Angus King (I-Maine) described the possibility of President Trump divulging classified infor...

Source: The Hill

01/17/2021

Trump Halts Huawei Suppliers in Last Blow to China: Reuters

Source: Bloomberg

01/17/2021

Rudy Giuliani may defend Trump in an impeachment trial

Trump is reportedly still looking for a legal team as his second impeachment trial looms.

Source: Vox

01/17/2021

Sen. Graham urges Biden to 'stand down' on 'Scarlet Letter' Trump impeachment

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., argued on Sunday that pursuing the impeachment of President Trump after he leaves office will ruin the start of Joe Biden's presidency and urged the president-elect to “stand down.”

Source: Fox News

01/17/2021

Trump Must Be Cut Off From Intelligence Briefings, Democrat Says

Source: Bloomberg

01/17/2021

Exclusive: Trump slams Huawei and its suppliers one final time

The Trump administration notified Huawei suppliers, including chipmaker Intel, that it is revoking certain licenses to sell to the Chinese company and intends to reject dozens of other applications to supply the telecommunications firm, people familiar with t…

Source: Reuters

01/17/2021

Exclusive: Trump slams China's Huawei, halting shipments from Intel, others - sources

The Trump administration notified several Huawei suppliers, including chipmaker Intel, that it is revoking certain licenses to sell to the Chinese company...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/17/2021

Trump administration staffers are getting snubbed while hunting for jobs

Former White House staff can usually walk into top jobs after years of dealing with some of the toughest crises in government. Not this time.

Source: Business Insider

01/17/2021

Trump approval rating relatively unchanged in wake of Capitol rioting: NBC News poll | TheHill

A poll released by ...

Source: The Hill

01/17/2021

Alleged Capitol rioters say Trump invited them, seek pardons

Those who stormed the Capitol and their attorneys in early defense arguments say they went there at the 'invitation' of President Trump or were let in by police.

Source: Los Angeles Times

01/17/2021

Schiff: No reason Trump should get intel briefings ever again | TheHill

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) said Sunday that President Trump sho...

Source: The Hill

01/17/2021

Trump set to leave office with the lowest approval ratings of his presidency

The numbers indicate Trump has seen diminished support from his own party.

Source: Axios

01/17/2021

Sen. Graham's message to Biden: 'Stand down' on Trump impeachment

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., argued pursuing the impeachment of President Trump after he leaves office will ruin the start of President-elect Joe Biden's...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/17/2021

The Senate gets to call the shots for Trump's impeachment trial

When the US Senate moves forward with an impeachment trial of soon-to-be former President Donald Trump, senators would have full control over how they run it, based on history and Supreme Court precedent.

Source: CNN

01/17/2021

Giuliani associate told ex-CIA officer a Trump pardon would 'cost $2m’ – report

John Kiriakou, who was jailed in 2012 for identity leak, said his pursuit of a pardon came up in a meeting with Giuliani last year

Source: The Guardian

01/17/2021

Pompeo will leave State Department as a Trump loyalist to the very end

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo departs his Foggy Bottom post on Wednesday a loyal Trump footman to the very end.

Source: CNN

01/17/2021

How Trump's most consequential policies have changed America

Donald Trump's presidency has largely been defined by his disregard for political norms and his historic two impeachments.

Source: CNN

01/17/2021

Prospect of Pardons in Final Days Fuels Market to Buy Access to Trump

The president’s allies have collected tens of thousands of dollars — and potentially much more — from people seeking pardons.

Source: New York Times

01/17/2021

LIVE UPDATES: Trump approval rating hits record low following Capitol riots, impeachment

Follow for the latest updates on Trump's impeachment.

Source: Fox News

01/17/2021

Biden outlines plan to reverse Trump policies on first day of presidency

He plans to rejoin the Paris climate accord and rescind Trump's travel ban on Inauguration Day.

Source: Axios

01/17/2021

Baylor's Kim Mulkey: NCAA basketball season goes on because 'almighty dollar' trumps health

Baylor women's basketball coach Kim Mulkey didn't mince words when asked if she's concerned about the season being completed, saying, "The season will continue on. It's called the almighty dollar."

Source: ESPN

01/17/2021

'Guardians' Star Offers $20000 Reward in'TRUMP' Manatee Case

Actor Dave Bautista wants to find the "low life scummy MAGATS that did this."

Source: HuffPost

01/17/2021

Giuliani says he's working on Trump's impeachment defense, would argue voter fraud claims

Source: ABC News

01/16/2021

Poll: Most Republicans don’t blame Trump for Capitol riot

A new poll finds a nation united on opposing the Capitol attacks but divided on who is to blame.

Source: Vox

01/16/2021

'This is not justice': supreme court liberals slam Trump's federal executions

Sonia Sotomayor and Stephen Breyer issue stinging dissents after Dustin Higgs becomes 13th and last inmate killed by administration

Source: The Guardian

01/16/2021

'Guardians of the Galaxy' star offers $20K reward for information on person who wrote 'Trump' on manatee's back | TheHill

"Guardians of the Galaxy" star Dave Bautista is offering up a $20,000 reward for information leading to the person who wrote TRUMP on the back of a manatee that was found in Florida on Sunday, multiple outlets report.

Source: The Hill

01/16/2021

Actor Dave Bautista offers $20,000 in case of manatee scraped with word 'TRUMP'

There is already a reward for information leading to the person or people responsible for writing "TRUMP" on a manatee in Florida, but actor Dave Bautista is taking it a

Source: Meredithlmg.com

01/16/2021

Actor Dave Bautista offers $20,000 in case of manatee scraped with word 'TRUMP'

There is already a reward for information leading to the person or people responsible for writing "TRUMP" on a manatee in Florida, but actor Dave Bautista is taking it a step further.

Source: CNN

01/16/2021

Biden Administration May Reverse Trump's China Policies

A China policy official for the incoming Biden administration suggests his administration might reverse some Trump era China ...

Source: Ntd.com

01/16/2021

A ‘vote of conscience’: McConnell sets stage for Trump impeachment trial

President Donald Trump's impeachment trial is likely to start after Joe Biden's inauguration.

Source: OregonLive

01/16/2021

As Trump leaves the stage, Republicans grapple with new conspiracy caucus

Donald Trump may be leaving the White House in a few days, but the umbrella of conspiracy theories he inspired are only just arriving in Washington.

Source: CNN

01/16/2021

Biden official accuses Trump administration of 'sabotage': PBS - Business Insider

The official singled out Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for implementing controversial foreign policies in the final days of Trump's presidency.

Source: Business Insider

01/16/2021

Some Twitter employees have reportedly locked their accounts fearing reprisal from Trump supporters

Following the ban of the president’s Twitter account, some Twitter employees have set their accounts to private and scrubbed their online biographies over concerns they may be targeted by his supporters.

Source: The Verge

01/16/2021

'Guardians of the Galaxy' actor Dave Bautista offering $20G to find culprit who scrawled 'TRUMP' on manatee

Marvel star Dave Bautista is offering a $20,000 reward for information that will lead to the identification of the suspect behind the scrawling of the word "TRUMP" on a Florida manatee's back.

Source: Fox News

01/16/2021

Supreme Court's liberal justices lash out at unprecedented 'rush' of executions as Trump leaves office

As the country focused on the aftermath of riots in the US Capitol and the unprecedented second impeachment of President Donald Trump, the liberal justices of the Supreme Court spent Trump's last full week in office battling his administration's long-term obj…

Source: CNN

01/16/2021

Trump's regulators OK 'partnership' that could squeeze air passengers in D.C. and NYC

A deal between American Airlines and JetBlue — OK'd on Elaine Chao's final day as transportation secretary — is generating complaints it will harm competition and raise fares.

Source: Politico

01/16/2021

U.S. Capitol attack, Trump impeachment vote was ’worst week of my life,’ says Congressman Peter Meijer

Meijer, a first-term Republican congressman from Grand Rapids, was one of 10 GOP House members to vote to impeach Trump.

Source: mlive.com

01/16/2021

Trump's Shambolic Empire Faces Long Odds for One More Comeback

Source: Bloomberg

01/16/2021

Can The Forces Unleashed By Trump's Big Election Lie Be Undone?

President-elect Joe Biden and Democrats in Congress have called Trump's insistence that the election was rigged the "big lie." The term has roots in Nazi Germany and echoes throughout fascist states.

Source: NPR

01/16/2021

Inside Twitter’s Decision to Cut Off Trump

Jack Dorsey, the chief executive, had reservations about locking the president’s account. But the calls for violence that his tweets provoked were too overwhelming.

Source: New York Times

01/16/2021

Running on empty: Senate Republicans ponder barring Donald Trump from seeking office again

The impeachment trial of Donald Trump isn't about removing him from the presidency – it's about preventing him from running for president again.

Source: USA Today

01/16/2021

Indian-American, Close Trump Aide On Healthcare Issues, Quits

Seema Verma, one of the highest-ranking Indian Americans in the outgoing Trump administration, has resigned from her top healthcare position, days ahead of Joe Biden's swearing in as the next president of the United States.

Source: NDTV News

01/16/2021

Dustin Higgs, last convict scheduled to die under Trump, is executed

Dustin Higgs, 48, was executed for his role in the kidnapping and murder of three women in Maryland. He was the last federal execution under Trump.

Source: NBC News

01/16/2021

Ignoring Ban, Trump Supporters Traveled by the Busload to D.C. Rally With Help of Concert App

Trump supporters used concert ticketing app Eventbrite to travel to the Jan. 6 rally-turned-riot in Washington, D.C. and one of them died there.

Source: Billboard

01/16/2021

Trump's presidency not just a blip in US foreign policy

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden’s plan to scrap President Donald Trump’s vision of “America First” in favor of “diplomacy first” will depend on whether he's able to regain the trust of...

Source: Associated Press

01/16/2021

Harvard students petition to strip degrees from Trump-affiliated alums

Harvard Kennedy School master's student Jon Hartley reacts to the petition on 'The Story'

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/16/2021

Ignoring Ban, Trump Supporters Traveled by the Busload to D.C. Rally With Help of Concert App

Trump supporters used concert ticketing app Eventbrite to travel to the Jan. 6 rally-turned-riot in Washington, D.C. and one of them died there.

Source: Billboard

01/16/2021

Trump's parting shot to Xi should be recognizing Taiwan

President Trump’s two greatest foreign-policy accomplishments both involve departures from outmoded paradigms that had, for decades, enraptured bipartisan neoliberal elites: unprecedented Ara…

Source: New York Post

01/16/2021

Tony Evers takes aim at Trump administration over COVID-19 vaccines, announces mobile vaccination teams

Evers also announced plans to issue another 60-day extension of the state's mask mandate, which was first issued in July.

Source: Madison.com

01/16/2021

GOP freshman lawmakers splinter over Trump - POLITICO

The clashing factions of the freshman class reflect the broader fight within the party.

Source: Politico

01/15/2021

Every social media site that restricted Trump or banned from app stores since Jan. 6

From Twitter to Twitch, these companies have banned or restricted the president. Additionally, conservative "free speech" site Parler has been removed from A...

Source: YouTube

01/15/2021

Trump weighing a pardon for Steve Bannon

The potential pardon would follow a wave of reprieves the president has recently granted to political allies who have been convicted, charged or reportedly under federal investigation.

Source: Politico

01/15/2021

Mitch McConnell is telling GOP senators their decision on a Trump impeachment trial conviction is a 'vote of conscience'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has been telling GOP senators they have the freedom to vote however they want during Trump's impeachment trial.

Source: Business Insider

01/15/2021

Boarded-Up Windows, National Guard Troops, WFH: States Are Bracing For Violent Pro-Trump Mobs

Fearing a repeat of the deadly Capitol siege by pro-Trump mobs, governors across the country are taking unprecedented security measures to protect their state capitols from violent attacks ahead of Jo

Source: BuzzFeed News

01/15/2021

Despite Trump administration promise, there appear to be no more 'reserve' 2nd vaccine doses to release

Hopes of a surge in Covid-19 vaccine shipments under a new policy to release second doses held in reserve appear to be evaporating -- with the revelation that those doses have already been distributed, contrary to recent indications by the Trump administratio…

Source: CNN

01/15/2021

Pence calls Harris while Trump continues to stew in denial

One is dropping in on the White House phone operators, addressing troops at bases across the country, paying a visit to national guardsmen in place for the inauguration and speaking by phone with his successor.

Source: CNN

01/15/2021

Trump team modernizes car safety regulations for the driverless era

Auto safety advocates blast the lack of new safety regulations.

Source: Ars Technica

01/15/2021

Trump to hold departure ceremony at Joint Base Andrews on morning of Biden inauguration

Trump had already announced he would skip Biden’s inauguration, breaking with more than a century of tradition.

Source: USA Today

01/15/2021

Trump logo no longer on bag, Bryson DeChambeau says PGA decision 'is what it is'

Bryson DeChambeau no longer has the Trump logo on his golf bag and he had little to say about the PGA's decision to move its 2022 championship.

Source: Golf Channel

01/15/2021

There Appears To Be Drama In The Backstreet Boys Over One Of Them Being A Trump Supporting Q-Anon Believer

2021 is off to a wild start.

Source: Buzzfeed

01/15/2021

There are no extra COVID-19 vaccines doses left to send to states, despite Trump's health officials promising to release more 3 days ago

This week, Health Secretary Alex Azar told states to expand vaccine distribution, promising shipments. It turns out there are no more shots to send.

Source: Business Insider

01/15/2021

Stock Market Rally Pauses Amid Trump Impeachment, Biden Stimulus Plan; GM, Nio, Intel, Taiwan Semiconductor, JPMorgan In Focus

Source: Google News

01/15/2021

Pence Calls Kamala Harris to Offer Assistance as Trump Plans Inauguration Exit

Source: New York Times

01/15/2021

'Strong evidence' pro-Trump rioters intended to kill Pence, members of Congress, federal prosecutors say

President Donald Trump was impeached for inciting a mob to object to Joe Biden's election. QAnon supporters including Jacob Chansley were among the rioters.

Source: CNBC

01/15/2021

Officer in Pro-Trump Cap Claims He Rescued Endangered Colleagues

Capitol Police lieutenant was suspended for wearing MAGA hat during Jan. 6 riot

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/15/2021

Asteroid Bigger than Empire State to Pass Earth as Donald Trump's Presidency Ends

The space rock, estimated to measure up to 1,345 feet in diameter, is set to pass Earth on January 17.

Source: Newsweek

01/15/2021

Trump to leave Washington on morning of Biden’s inauguration

Trump will leave Washington next Wednesday morning, ahead of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, according to a person familiar with the planning

Source: The Detroit News

01/15/2021

'Home Alone 2' star tweets support for removing Trump's cameo

As President Donald Trump prepares to make his exit from the White House, fans of "Home Alone 2: Lost in New York" want him to make a permanent, on-screen exit from the movie -- and its star Macaulay Culkin seems to be on board with the idea.

Source: CNN

01/15/2021

‘Sold’: Macaulay Culkin responds to fans’ calls to remove Donald Trump from ‘Home Alone 2’

Actor Macaulay Culkin is appearing to side with Twitter users proposing President Donald Trump be removed from his movie, “Home Alone 2: Lost in New York.”

Source: fox8.com

01/15/2021

Jack Dorsey warns Twitter crackdown will be 'much bigger' than Trump ban in leaked video

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey warned staffers that the social media giant’s recent crackdown after the US Capitol riots will be “much bigger” than just banning President Trump’s a…

Source: New York Post

01/15/2021

Trump Administration Allows Doctors Flexibility To Prescribe Buprenorphine

The change means that doctors will no longer need a special federal waiver in order to prescribe buprenorphine, a medication to treat opioid use disorder.

Source: NPR

01/15/2021

St. Louis lawyer Albert Watkins says Trump should pardon 'Q Shaman' client

Lawyer Al Watkins said Jacob A. Chansley, also known as the Q Shaman, was following President Donald Trump's instructions.

Source: STLtoday.com

01/15/2021

Gaming out Trump's impeachment trial - POLITICO

Source: Politico

01/15/2021

Hong Kong democracy activists confront their Trump dilemma

Many opposed to China’s repression, including in Taiwan, put their faith in the U.S. leader — but overlook his undemocratic actions.

Source: The Washington Post

01/15/2021

Ariel Pink Goes on Tucker Carlson Show, Says Controversy Over Trump Support ‘Leaves Me Destitute and on the Street’

Indie-rock artist Ariel Pink, who came under fire and was dropped by his label after controversy arose over his support for Donald J. Trump, went on Fox News...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/15/2021

Jimmy Kimmel Roasts Rudy Giuliani for Getting Stiffed by Trump

Noting that Giuliani’s day rate was $20,000, the late-night host joked that Trump “could’ve hired Gary Busey for a hundred bucks to do the same thing.”

Source: Daily Beast

01/15/2021

Ariel Pink Goes on Tucker Carlson Show, Says Controversy Over Trump Support ‘Leaves Me Destitute and on the Street’

Indie-rock artist Ariel Pink, who came under fire and was dropped by his label after controversy arose over his support for Donald J. Trump, went on Fox News’ “Tucker Carlson Tonight” Thursday night to answer the host’s questions about being “stripped of his …

Source: Variety

01/15/2021

Live Updates: Leaked recording of Dorsey suggests Twitter policy enforcement actions will go beyond Trump ban

Dorsey recently defended Twitter's decision to permanently suspend President Trump's account, saying that it was the "right decision."

Source: Fox News

01/15/2021

Lawyer for 'QAnon Shaman' Argues Donald Trump Should Pardon 'Peaceful' Capitol Rioters

"The words and invitation of a president are supposed to mean something," Albert Watkins, attorney for the "QAnon Shaman" featured in viral photos of last weeks Capitol riot, reportedly said while...

Source: Newsweek

01/15/2021

Xiaomi and other Chinese companies slapped with US restrictions as Trump's term winds down

The Trump administration is inflicting even more damage on Chinese businesses — including smartphone maker Xiaomi — with just days to go before President-elect Joe Biden takes office.

Source: CNN

01/15/2021

Trump is Almost Gone

Moving trucks showed up outside the White House marking the current administration’s final week in office, Trump reportedly did not want to denounce the viol...

Source: YouTube

01/15/2021

St. Louis attorney, representing ‘QAnon Shaman’ in Capitol riot case, asks Pres. Trump for pardon

St. Louis attorney Al Watkins, who also represented the McCloskeys, is now representing Jacob A. Chansley of Arizona, a man photographed multiple times inside the US Capitol Building during the riot on January 6.

Source: KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

01/15/2021

Freshman Dem Introduces House Resolution Banning Donald Trump From U.S. Capitol Complex

Democratic legislators have said they feel unsafe with Trump and Republican colleagues who supported the insurrectionists' desire to overturn the 2020 election's results.

Source: Newsweek

01/15/2021

Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen to pen forward for impeachment book | TheHill

President Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen has written a forew...

Source: The Hill

01/15/2021

Twitter insider leaks tape of CEO Jack Dorsey telling staff Trump ban 'bigger than just one account'

Jack Dorsey addressed Twitter's 5,400 employees in a virtual town hall, which was leaked on Thursday. In it he said that their actions to clamp down on inciting of violence would continue to grow.

Source: Daily Mail

01/15/2021

Trump Plans to Live at Mar-a-Lago and Employ Some Current Aides

Source: Bloomberg

01/15/2021

Twitter 'whistleblower' leaks video of Dorsey telling staff actions will be 'much bigger' than Trump ban

A leaked recording of Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey suggests that the company's policy enforcement actions will go far beyond banning President Trump.

Source: Fox News

01/15/2021

DC police detail their fight to defend the Capitol against pro-Trump mob

D.C. officers describe being battered by flagpoles, beaten with their own clubs and choked by bear spray as they fought to defend the U.S. Capitol

Source: The Washington Post

01/14/2021

Delta Puts Trump Supporters Who Harassed Mitt Romney, Lindsey Graham On No-Fly List

The Republican senators were called "traitors" by right-wing Trump fans while waiting to board their flights last week.

Source: HuffPost

01/14/2021

Trump administration blacklists Xiaomi as a ‘Communist Chinese military company’

The US Department of Defense is now designating Xiaomi as a “Chinese Communist military company,” meaning it’s now vulnerable to Trump’s executive order that bans the US from investing in such companies, and might force some to divest as well this November.

Source: The Verge

01/14/2021

Senate GOP torn over convicting Trump: 'There's no love lost'

To many Senate Republicans, including Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, there's no question in their minds: President Donald Trump committed impeachable offenses.

Source: CNN

01/14/2021

Trump impeachment: Republicans clash as Senate trial looms

Top Republican Congresswoman Liz Cheney faces calls to quit after voting to impeach President Trump.

Source: BBC News

01/14/2021

Toby Keith and Ricky Skaggs slammed on Twitter for accepting medals from Trump during impeachment

The country musicians received the National Medal of the Arts.

Source: Fox News

01/14/2021

Parler argues Amazon shut it down to block Trump from joining

In a Thursday hearing at a federal court in Washington state, Parler attorney David Groesbeck said that the site would have been a logical destination for the president.

Source: Politico

01/14/2021

Palm Beach County looking for a way to end lease with Trump's West Palm Beach golf course

Palm Beach County is looking into whether it can end its lease with Trump that allows Trump International Golf Club to operate on county-owned land

Source: Palm Beach Post

01/14/2021

Twitter CEO defends Trump ban, warns of dangerous precedent

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defended his company’s ban of President Donald Trump in a philosophical Twitter thread that is his first public statement on the subject. When...

Source: Associated Press

01/14/2021

Editing Trump Out of Movies Is Not Bold, It's Cowardly and Ahistoric

Home Alone actor Macaulay Culkin is backing calls to edit Donald Trump’s cameo from the film’s 1992 sequel, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York. In response to a tweet Wednesday, calling for a “petition to digitally replace Trump in ‘home alone 2’ with 40-year-old…

Source: Jezebel

01/14/2021

Donald Trump Handed Out National Medal Of Arts To Latest Honorees As Congress Moved To Impeach Him For The Second Time

The White House confirmed on Thursday that Donald Trump awarded the National Medal of Arts to entertainers including Ricky Skaggs and Toby Keith just as Congress was moving to impeach him for the second time. The honorees for the medals also included Earl “Ru…

Source: Deadline

01/14/2021

Trump's former doctor Harold Bornstein, who called him 'healthiest president ever,' dies

President Trump’s former personal physician, Dr. Harold Bornstein, who attested Trump was the "healthiest president ever," died Thursday at 73.

Source: Fox News

01/14/2021

Trump bank regulator's new rule incurs Wall Street and climate investor ire on his way out the door

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency finalizes a controversial rule about bank lending and financial services that a Wall Street strongly opposes.

Source: CNBC

01/14/2021

Toby Keith receives Medal of Arts from a stony-faced Donald Trump

The ceremony, reportedly over with in 'just minutes', came as the House, led by Nancy Pelosi, voted to impeach Trump for a second time for his role in inciting last week's violent riots at the Capitol.

Source: Daily Mail

01/14/2021

Banning Trump from Twitter sets a 'dangerous' precedent, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says - Business Insider

Twitter banned President Trump from its platform after the attempted coup on January 6. CEO Jack Dorsey believes that sets a "dangerous" precedent.

Source: Business Insider

01/14/2021

Trump wanted to join Parler under the name 'Person X,' CEO claims

President Trump considered joining Parler under a pseudonym in the months before the controversial social network went dark, its chief executive claimed in court papers. Trump had thought about mov…

Source: New York Post

01/14/2021

Trump gives Toby Keith, Ricky Skaggs awards after impeachment vote

WASHINGTON — President Trump awarded the National Medal of Arts to country music singers Toby Keith and Ricky Skaggs minutes after he was impeached for the second time on Wednesday afternoon,…

Source: New York Post

01/14/2021

MLB halts political donations following pro-Trump mob's siege of U.S. Capitol

MLB will suspend political contributions from the league's Political Action Committee

Source: CBS Sports

01/14/2021

Trump’s Impeachment Reaction: Giving Toby Keith and Ricky Skaggs Medals

President awards National Medal of the Arts to country singers minutes after House votes to impeach him for a second time

Source: Rolling Stone

01/14/2021

Jack Dorsey defends banning Trump but admits it sets 'dangerous' precedent

Source: ABC News

01/14/2021

Live updates: Amid fallout from Trump’s impeachment, Biden seeks to keep focus on coronavirus, economy

The president-elect is scheduled to deliver a speech Thursday night announcing additional steps to combat the pandemic. He takes office on Wednesday.

Source: The Washington Post

01/14/2021

Macaulay Culkin supports removing Trump cameo from ‘Home Alone 2’

"Bravo," the actor wrote of an edited scene without the president.

Source: syracuse.com

01/14/2021

Silent Melania Trump plods toward end of her husband's tumultuous term

Two days after his supporters rioted on Capitol Hill last week, President Donald Trump informed the world he would not be attending President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration.

Source: CNN

01/14/2021

Trump wanted to join Parler as 'Person X': CEO John Matze - Business Insider

Parler CEO John Matze has accused Amazon Web Services of sending Parler offline in part to deny President Donald Trump further social-media presence.

Source: Business Insider

01/14/2021

Biden aims for new course on trade, breaking with Trump and Democratic predecessors

Biden will confront the same question that has bedeviled U.S. policymakers for three decades: How can the U.S. shape for maximum benefit its overseas commercial engagements?

Source: The Washington Post

01/14/2021

Twitter CEO says banning Trump was not a decision to "celebrate," but an action with "real and significant ramifications"

Jack Dorsey said the ban was "the right decision for Twitter": "Offline harm as a result of online speech is demonstrably real, and what drives our policy and enforcement above all."

Source: CBS News

01/14/2021

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey: Trump ban was right but sets a 'dangerous' precedent

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has defended his company's decision to ban President Donald Trump, while acknowledging that the move stems from its failure to promote "healthy" conversations and sets a "dangerous" precedent.

Source: CNN

01/14/2021

President Trump Impeached: 4 Ways Washington Has Changed

President Trump made history, the siege on the Capitol exposed splits in the GOP party that are likely to remain, Biden's agenda will now compete with a Senate trial and the Capitol is a fortress.

Source: NPR

01/14/2021

‘Home Alone 2’ star Macaulay Culkin sides with fan's 'petition' to remove Trump from film: ‘Sold’

Macaulay Culkin stars as Kevin McCallister in the 1992 movie, while Trump has a cameo in it.

Source: Fox News

01/14/2021

Wall Street Fumes Over Last-Minute Rule From Trump Bank Watchdog

Source: Bloomberg

01/14/2021

Late Night Reviews ‘Trump’s Impeachment: The Sequel’

“Makes sense — this president loves having seconds,” Stephen Colbert said on Wednesday.

Source: New York Times

01/14/2021

Twitter's Jack Dorsey Tweets About Banning Trump From Site

Twitter kicked President Donald Trump off of its site following the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. CEO Jack Dorsey said major corporations have too much power and pose a risk to a "free" Internet.

Source: NPR

01/14/2021

Jack Kirby’s Son Denounces Trump Rioters in Captain America Gear: ‘Disgusting and Disgraceful’

Captain America creators "hated Nazis and hated bullies," Neal Kirby writes

Source: TheWrap

01/14/2021

‘Dangerous’: Twitter CEO defends Trump ban, warns about precedent

Twitter removed US President Trump’s account citing risk of violence after storming of Capitol by his supporters.

Source: Al Jazeera English

01/14/2021

Trump has told staff not to pay Rudy Giuliani over irritation at being impeached again

President Donald Trump, irritated at being impeached for a second time, has told people to stop paying Rudy Giuliani's legal fees, a person familiar with the matter tells CNN, though aides were not clear if the President was serious about his instructions giv…

Source: CNN

01/14/2021

Dow Jones Futures: House Impeaches President Trump; Apple, New IPOs Airbnb, DoorDash Flash Buy Signals

Dow Jones futures: The House impeached President Trump, as Apple led the stock market rally. Airbnb, DoorDash flashed buy signs. Taiwan Semi earnings loom.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

01/14/2021

Trump is isolated and angry at aides for failing to defend him as he is impeached again

With less than seven days remaining in his presidency, Trump’s inner circle is shrinking, offices in his White House are emptying, and he is angry over the backlash to his incitement of a mob that stormed the Capitol.

Source: The Washington Post

01/14/2021

Snapchat permanently bans President Trump

US President Donald Trump has been permanently banned from Snapchat, according to a statement by the platform Wednesday.

Source: CNN

01/14/2021

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defends Trump ban, but admits company's power sets 'dangerous' precedent

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey spoke out Wednesday about his company's decision last week to ban President Trump from its platform.

Source: Fox News

01/14/2021

Snapchat permanently bans Trump

The platform cited the president’s “attempts to spread misinformation, hate speech, and incite violence, which are clear violations of our guidelines.”

Source: Politico

01/14/2021

Meanwhile, Doubly-Impeached Trump Reportedly Gives Toby Keith, Ricky Skaggs Medals

The president was impeached for a historic second time during the “closed press ceremony.”

Source: Vulture

01/13/2021

Seldom-seen Amazon unit made the call that brought down pro-Trump Parler

The suspension of Parler over incitements to violence illustrate the far-reaching power the e-commerce giant wields over the Web.

Source: The Washington Post

01/13/2021

Fact Check: Is Texas Doing Great Job With COVID-19 Vaccine Administration, as Trump Says?

While speaking at the border in Alamo, Texas, President Donald Trump congratulated Governor Greg Abbott on the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccines.

Source: Newsweek

01/13/2021

Trump administration tries to hamstring Biden on student loan forgiveness

Education Department officials released a memo that concludes that the agency lacks the power to unilaterally forgive federal student loan debt on the scale that some Democrats want.

Source: Politico

01/13/2021

Trump scraps plan to ban China’s Alibaba, Tencent, Baidu: Sources

Senior US officials had been considering plans to add the firms to a list of alleged Chinese military companies.

Source: Al Jazeera English

01/13/2021

Parler May Never Get Back Online, Admits CEO of Pro-Trump Social App

The CEO of Parler, which claimed it had more than 12 million users before it was cut off by Amazon, Apple and Google in the last week, said the social network popular among Trump sympathizers might not be able to find a new home on the internet. Asked in an i…

Source: Variety

01/13/2021

Trump's wall of GOP support breaks during impeachment vote

The unbreakable wall of Republican support that encouraged and enabled Donald Trump's norm-shattering presidency cracked on Wednesday.

Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

01/13/2021

Dow narrowly avoids setting new record as investors eye Trump impeachment vote

U.S. stocks ended mixed Wednesday as House lawmakers voted on whether to impeach President Donald Trump, a week before he is set to leave the White House. The S&P 500 rose 0.2% to end around 3,810. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell less than 0.1% to finis…

Source: MarketWatch

01/13/2021

Parler CEO says social media app, favored by Trump supporters, may not return

Social media platform Parler may never get back online, said its CEO John Matze.

Source: NBC News

01/13/2021

Trump Impeached By House Over Capitol Insurrection : House Impeachment Vote: Live Updates

Just one week before he will leave office, Trump has now become the first U.S. president to be impeached twice.

Source: NPR

01/13/2021

Trump Is Impeached Again, Faces Senate Trial on Capitol Riot

Source: Bloomberg

01/13/2021

Trump Is Impeached Again, Faces Senate Trial on Capitol Riot

Source: Bloomberg

01/13/2021

Trump impeached a second time on charge of “incitement of insurrection”

The House voted 232-197 to impeach Trump, with 10 Republicans joining with Democrats to charge him with incitement of insurrection.

Source: The Denver Post

01/13/2021

Exclusive: Parler CEO says social media app, favored by Trump supporters, may not return

Social media platform Parler, which has gone dark after being cut off by major service providers that accused the app of failing to police violent content, may never get back online, said its CEO John Matze.

Source: Reuters

01/13/2021

Ted Lieu: Impeachment Manager and Reservist Has Tweets Trained on Trump

Mr. Lieu, first elected to Congress in 2014, was in the Air Force’s Judge Advocate General’s Corps, which oversees the administration of justice and ethics.

Source: New York Times

01/13/2021

Dow Jones Rallies As McConnell Blocks Early Trump Impeachment; Airbnb Hits Buy Zone

The Dow Jones rallied as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell blocked a rapid impeachment trial for President Donald Trump. Airbnb stock hit buy zone.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

01/13/2021

Home Depot co-founder Ken Langone feels 'betrayed' by Trump over riots

Ken Langone — the billionaire Home Depot co-founder and Republican megadonor — said he feels “betrayed” by President Trump after last week’s siege on the Capitol. Lang…

Source: New York Post

01/13/2021

Kushner stopped Trump from joining Parler, Gab after Twitter ban: report | TheHill

Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, s...

Source: The Hill

01/13/2021

NYC axes all contracts with Trump as business backlash snowballs

The inescapable images and arrests of Capitol breachers and hardcore Trump rioters have scarred some of the president's most lucrative relationships — and deals.

Source: NBC News

01/13/2021

Trump pushed for a moon landing in 2024. It’s not going to happen.

Biden will likely keep NASA’s Artemis program, but on a different timeline.

Source: The Washington Post

01/13/2021

New York City cancels all contracts with Trump Organization

Source: ABC News

01/13/2021

Corporate backlash on Trump is 'good business': expert

Yahoo Finance’s Myles Udland, Brian Sozzi, and Julie Hyman discuss the latest news in Trump’s business backlash with Renee Richardson Gosline, MIT Sloan...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/13/2021

New York City moves to end contracts with the Trump Organization

New York City is seeking to terminate its business relationships with the Trump Organization in response to last week's attack on the US Capitol.

Source: CNN

01/13/2021

House to impeach Trump for inciting Capitol attack as more Republicans get on board

Trump will become the only U.S. president impeached twice, just days before President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration.

Source: CNBC

01/13/2021

Trump business backlash part of 'cancel culture,' son says

NEW YORK (AP) — The PGA canceled its tournament at his golf course. Banks say they won’t lend to him anymore. New York City is looking to end his contract to operate the Central Park skating rink....

Source: Associated Press

01/13/2021

Eric Trump: Business cancellations part of liberal 'cancel culture' | TheHill

Eric Trump criticized businesses that have cut ties with the Trum...

Source: The Hill

01/13/2021

Trump Angers U.S. Allies and Enemies with Foreign Policy Parting Shots

The administration's final week has brought a flurry of foreign policy action targeting America's adversaries.

Source: Newsweek

01/13/2021

Trump, YouTube, Visa, Plaid, Affirm IPO - 5 Things You Must Know Wednesday

Investors bank on robust government spending from Joe Biden to help lift the economy; YouTube suspends Donald Trump's account; Affirm IPO raises $1.2 billion.

Source: TheStreet

01/13/2021

Lana Del Rey Said Her Comments About Trump's Presidency And The Violence At The Capitol Riots Were "Taken Out Of Context" After A Huge Backlash

"I really don't appreciate being painted as some kind of white Republican who's always been given everything and supports the incite of a Capitol riot."

Source: Buzzfeed

01/13/2021

House to vote Wednesday to impeach Trump for second time after he incited Capitol riot

The House is poised to make Donald Trump the first President in United States history to be impeached for a second time on Wednesday with a swift and bipartisan vote to condemn Trump's role inciting the riots at the US Capitol.

Source: CNN

01/13/2021

Self-pardon? It might not go how Trump thinks.

The president's cherished Supreme Court majority has disappointed him before — and it might again.

Source: Politico

01/13/2021

Eric Trump Whines Dad Is Victim Of ‘Cancel Culture.’ Twitter Users Vehemently Disagree.

"'Cancel culture' is also known as 'consequences,'" one critic hit back at President Donald Trump's son.

Source: HuffPost

01/13/2021

What Time is Trump's Impeachment Vote? Streaming, Guide and More

The House will hold a vote on Wednesday to impeach President Trump. Here’s how to follow along.

Source: New York Times

01/13/2021

'What The Hell Are You Talking About?' Stephen Colbert Gives Trump A Riot Fact-Check

The "Late Show" host also hit the president's supporters with a chilling comparison.

Source: HuffPost

01/13/2021

YouTube Suspends President Trump’s Account

Video-sharing service says it was locking Trump’s channel for at least seven days

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/13/2021

YouTube Has Banned Donald Trump From Posting For At Least Seven Days

The move makes YouTube the latest in a string of technology companies that have moved to limit the President online after his supporters stormed the Capitol last week.

Source: BuzzFeed News

01/13/2021

YouTube takes action against Trump, bans uploads for at least 7 days

YouTube has blocked new uploads on President Donald Trump's channel for at least seven days and issued "a strike," citing potential for violence.

Source: NBC News

01/13/2021

YouTube suspends Trump for at least a week

YouTube said late Tuesday it’s suspending Trump’s channel for at least one week for violating the company's policies.

Source: Politico

01/13/2021

Eric Trump says his father is victim of 'cancel culture' but REFUSES to answer if Trump incited mob

Banks, the PGA, and New York City have all distanced themselves from Donald Trump following Wednesday's insurrection, which killed five people. Eric Trump said his father was being unfairly blamed.

Source: Daily Mail

01/13/2021

YouTube is suspending President Donald Trump's channel

YouTube is suspending President Donald Trump's channel for at least one week, and potentially longer, after his channel earned a strike under the platform's policies, the company said Tuesday evening.

Source: CNN

01/13/2021

Trump, Pence and Reid react to death of Sheldon Adelson

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Billionaire casino mogul and Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson died Monday night at 87. Here are some reactions to his death: “Sheldon lived the true American...

Source: Associated Press

01/13/2021

Trump's Bananas Border Speech, Looming Impeachment & Crazy Conspiracies

Eight days are left of Donald Trump’s presidency, the House will vote to impeach tomorrow, new details have been released about what went down at the White H...

Source: YouTube

01/13/2021

Dow Jones Futures: As Trump Impeachment Vote Nears, Tesla Rebounds, GM, Uber Lead New Breakouts

Source: Google News

01/13/2021

Biden team sees risks in Trump decision to widen vaccine pool

Immediately including anyone under 65 with a high-risk condition will increase strain on states and create unrealistic expectations, say advisers.

Source: The Washington Post

01/13/2021

Lana Del Rey clarifies comments about Trump's role in Capitol riots: 'It's not the point'

Lana Del Rey says she only meant Donald Trump's 'lack of empathy' indicated a bigger problem — 'the issue of sociopathy and narcissism in America.'

Source: Entertainment Weekly

01/13/2021

Trump business backlash part of 'cancel culture,' son says

NEW YORK (AP) — The PGA canceled its tournament at his golf course. Banks say they won’t lend to him anymore. New York City is looking to end his contract to operate the Central Park skating rink....

Source: Associated Press

01/13/2021

Final days bring new urgency to Trump's desire to pardon himself and his children

President Donald Trump has discussed issuing pardons for himself and his children with new urgency since the attack on the US Capitol, multiple sources familiar with the matter tell CNN.

Source: CNN

01/13/2021

Lana Del Rey Still Thinks Trump Didn’t Mean to Incite the Capitol Siege

Lana Del Rey has been busy defending herself and is backpedaling after saying she doesn't think Trump willfully incited the Capitol riot.

Source: TheWrap

01/13/2021

Backlash to riot at Capitol hobbles Trump’s business as banks, partners flee the brand

The Trump Organization was already hurting from political backlash and the pandemic, and faced huge unpaid loans.

Source: The Washington Post

01/13/2021

McConnell believes Trump committed impeachable offenses: New York Times

Source: Kitco NEWS

01/13/2021

Pence Won't Act to Remove Trump, Says Nation Needs Healing

Vice President Mike Pence said Tuesday he wouldn’t invoke the 25th Amendment to remove President Donald Trump from office, writing in a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that it’s time for the nation to heal after last week’s attack on the Capitol.

Source: Bloomberg

01/13/2021

Trump, Pence and Reid react to death of Sheldon Adelson

Billionaire casino mogul and Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson died Monday night at 87.

Source: Independent

01/13/2021

Mike Pence Reached His Limit With Trump. It Wasn’t Pretty.

After four years of tongue-biting silence that critics say enabled the president’s worst instincts, the vice president would not yield to the pressure and name-calling from his boss.

Source: New York Times

01/13/2021

Operation Warp Speed chief to resign, Trump administration releases vaccines on hold

CNBC's senior health and science reporter Meg Tirrell reports Operation Warp Speed chief Dr. Moncef Slaoui will resign from his position at the request of th...

Source: YouTube

01/13/2021

Cuba, Though Angered by Terror Designation, Is Looking Past Trump

The U.S. decision was made in “the death throes of a failed and corrupt administration,” Cuba’s president said. For Cubans, the change in administrations in Washington can’t come soon enough.

Source: New York Times

01/12/2021

Dow Jones Futures: As Trump Impeachment Vote Nears, Tesla Rebounds, GM, Uber Lead New Breakouts

Dow Jones futures: As a Trump impeachment vote nears, Tesla rebounded while GM and Uber led breakouts. Apple, big techs are keeping the market rally cool.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

01/12/2021

Megan Rapinoe takes a free kick at Donald Trump in her return to the U.S. women’s soccer team

“Unleashing a white supremacist mob is nothing new to America,” said Rapinoe, who has a long history of clashing with Trump. "People of color, black and brown, know that very well."

Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer

01/12/2021

Trump’s border visit was a desperate ploy to save his immigration legacy

The president made one last stand on immigration in Alamo.

Source: Vox

01/12/2021

Rep. John Katko becomes first House Republican to back Trump impeachment

House Democrats plan Wednesday vote to impeach President Trump.

Source: syracuse.com

01/12/2021

Trump takes no responsibility for riot, visits Texas

ALAMO, Texas (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday took no responsibility for his part in fomenting a violent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol last week, despite his comments encouraging...

Source: Associated Press

01/12/2021

Mitch McConnell Said to be Pleased About Trump Impeachment Efforts

Source: New York Times

01/12/2021

Feds consider sedition and conspiracy charges in probe of pro-Trump Capitol riot

The violence began after President Trump urged a crowd to fight with him in his bid to get Congress to reject Joe Biden's election as president.

Source: CNBC

01/12/2021

NFL made a business decision with Donald Trump long ago. Bill Belichick’s move sounded more personal.

The Patriots head coach, a longtime friend of the president, appears to have drawn a line of demarcation, not entirely inconsistent with the NFL's attitude...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/12/2021

How key states plan to secure their capitol buildings ahead of possible armed pro-Trump protests

States across the country are increasing security at their capitol buildings ahead of what the FBI has warned are "armed protests" being planned at all 50 state capitols.

Source: CNN

01/12/2021

More of Trump’s Banks Cut Ties as Backlash Grows Over Violence

Source: Bloomberg

01/12/2021

Trump to prioritize older adults for Covid vaccines, release all doses

The dramatic shift in strategy comes as the federal government and states have faced criticism for the slow pace of immunizations.

Source: Politico

01/12/2021

Patriots coach says 'no thanks' to Trump's desperate Medal of Freedom award offer

That's what being a Patriot looks like.

Source: Upworthy

01/12/2021

FBI report warned of 'war' at US Capitol before Trump mob attack - Business Insider

"Get violent," an online thread cited in the FBI report said, per The Washington Post. "Go there ready for war. We get our President or we die."

Source: Business Insider

01/12/2021

U.S. Capitol Mob Brings Questions, Fallout For Pro-Trump Police

Some officers are being investigated for involvement at the protests, while others fought off protesters who once supported them.

Source: NPR

01/12/2021

Trump Administration Makes Big Changes To Speed COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout : Shots - Health News

The federal government announced several big changes to its vaccine plans, upending earlier guidance about whom to prioritize for the next phase.

Source: NPR

01/12/2021

Deutsche Bank cuts ties with Trump after Capitol attack

Trump owes the bank more than $300 million.

Source: Politico

01/12/2021

Apple CEO Tim Cook says Trump should answer for his part in Capitol Hill violence

Apple removed the social media app Parler, popular with the far right, from its app store over the weekend. Apple CEO Tim Cook says the platform violated Apple's terms of service by not adequately monitoring posts that incite violence. "CBS This Morning" co-h…

Source: CBS News

01/12/2021

Trump Calls Impeachment Push A 'Witch Hunt' Continuation In First Remarks to Media Since Riot

President Donald Trump slammed Congress for weighing a second impeachment of him this week, accusing Democrats of the "continuation of the greatest witch hunt in the history of politics."

Source: Newsweek

01/12/2021

The Latest: House urges Pence to remove Trump from power

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the fallout from the attack of the U.S. Capitol by a mob of pro-Trump loyalists (all times local): 11:28 p.m. The House has voted to urge Vice President...

Source: Associated Press

01/12/2021

Trump: Impeachment push over Capitol riot is causing 'tremendous anger'

President Trump on Tuesday said an effort to impeach him for allegedly inciting last week’s Capitol riot is causing “tremendous anger” and that he’s not to blame for the violence. …

Source: New York Post

01/12/2021

New York City considering ending business contracts with Trump | TheHill

New York City is considering ending its business contracts with P...

Source: The Hill

01/12/2021

This chaotic moment has one root cause: Trump's refusal to accept his loss

The events of the last 10 days all have the same cause: President Trump's refusal to accept he lost the presidential election.

Source: NBC News

01/12/2021

Russian-made Telegram messenger shoots to top of US app charts, amid fears of wider social media crackdown following Trump ban

While many social media users are abandoning established services such as Facebook and Twitter, or being blocked from the platforms, a Russian-made messaging service has risen to become one of America’s most popular apps.

Source: RT

01/12/2021

Azar declines to back Trump when pressed about the 25th Amendment

The Health secretary's move to not publicly back Trump represents a notable departure for the usually loyal official.

Source: Politico

01/12/2021

Capitol Riot Threatens Trump's Already Hurting Business

If golf courses and resorts struggle to attract and keep members, it would weigh on the overall Trump Organization

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/12/2021

Every Business to Cut Ties With Donald Trump Since Capitol Riots

Several companies have paused funding for those who voted against the certification of the 2020 election results.

Source: Newsweek

01/12/2021

Deutsche Bank joins companies cutting ties with Donald Trump

Bank had propped up Trump Organization for years despite being sued by president but acted after Capitol attack

Source: The Guardian

01/12/2021

Patriots coach Bill Belichick declines to accept Medal of Freedom from Trump

Bill Belichick said he wouldn't accept the award, citing last week's deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol.

Source: CBS News

01/12/2021

Trump will visit his border wall on the heels of deadly Capitol Hill riot

President Donald Trump will bookend his administration's focus on immigration with a trip to his signature border wall on the US-Mexico border, a visit on the heels of a deadly riot on Capitol Hill incited by the President as House Democrats prepare a second …

Source: CNN

01/12/2021

Trump offered Bill Belichick an honor. Duty compelled him to refuse.

The New England Patriots coach understands what his attendance at a White House ceremony would have meant in this climate and context.

Source: The Washington Post

01/12/2021

Trump supporters planning armed protests ahead of Biden inauguration, FBI warns

Law enforcement officials warn of plans to hold armed protests before Joe Biden's inauguration.

Source: BBC News

01/12/2021

House to vote on resolution calling to remove Trump from office by the 25th Amendment

The House of Representatives is expected to vote Tuesday on a measure calling for President Donald Trump to be removed from office through the 25th Amendment in the wake of the violent siege of the US Capitol last week.

Source: CNN

01/12/2021

Stephen Colbert Gives The Republican Party A Scathing New Motto After Trump Riots

The "Late Show" host also brought back his "Don And The Giant Impeach" segment.

Source: HuffPost

01/12/2021

Trump acknowledges he bears some blame for Capitol riot: sources

Source: Fox News

01/12/2021

Inside Pelosi's push to impeach Trump: This time it's personal

She views the siege of the Capitol as an attack on the lawmakers, aides and support staff who she considers her family.

Source: Politico

01/12/2021

Half-finished Trump border made border security worse: campaigners - Business Insider

Contractors build roads in the wilderness to transport heavy machinery. With no time to finish the barrier, they are becoming a fast-lane into the US.

Source: Business Insider

01/12/2021

2 of Trump's biggest banking partners are severing ties with the president in the wake of the Capitol siege

Deutsche Bank and Signature Bank have decided to cut ties with President Donald Trump after his supporters stormed the Capitol.

Source: Business Insider

01/12/2021

Trump refused to talk to Pence after siege, said he had no courage - Business Insider

"Mike Pence didn't have the courage to do what should have been done to protect our country" Trump tweeted while his supporters stormed the Capitol Building.

Source: Business Insider

01/12/2021

Internet crackdown on Trump, supporters spreads from AWS to Twilio, Stripe and others

<p>Stripe and Twilio are among the companies that provide services essential to a modern web presence, and their moves to cut off those involved in last week’s violence in Washington show their hidden power.</p>

Source: San Francisco Chronicle

01/12/2021

Barr, White House counsel told Trump not to self-pardon: report | TheHill

Former Attorney General William Barr and White House counsel Pat ...

Source: The Hill

01/12/2021

GOP lawmaker 'strongly considering' impeachment: Trump is 'no longer qualified to hold that office'

Michigan GOP Rep. Peter Meijer said Monday evening he is "strongly considering" voting to impeach President Donald Trump following last week's riot at the US Capitol, assessing that the President is "no longer qualified to hold that office."

Source: CNN

01/12/2021

Over Half a Million Americans Reportedly Download Telegram After Trump Social Media Blackout

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Telegram became the second-most downloaded app in the US after President Donald Trump was suspended from Twitter and Facebook, The Telegraph reports.

Source: Sputnik International

01/12/2021

Patriots coach Bill Belichick says he won’t receive Presidential Medal of Freedom from Trump

New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick announced Monday night that he will not accept the Presidential Medal of Freedom, saying “remaining true to the people, team and country I love outweigh the benefits of any individual award.” In a delicately worded, o…

Source: KTLA Los Angeles

01/12/2021

Pro-Trump social media site Parler, booted by Amazon, takes step toward relaunching with Eastside firm

Source: Google News

01/12/2021

Trump, Pence Agree to Work Through End of Term, Official Says

Jan.11 -- Donald Trump and Mike Pence agreed in a meeting Monday to work together for the remainder of their term, according to a senior administration ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/12/2021

New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick won't 'move forward' with Presidential Medal of Freedom from Donald Trump

Bill Belichick said Monday he will not "move forward" with the Presidential Medal of Freedom that Donald Trump planned to present to him later this week.

Source: ESPN

01/12/2021

Florida manatee has 'TRUMP' etched into its side; officials seek information

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service investigators want to find those responsible for defacing a Florida manatee, which had "TRUMP" carved into its side.

Source: NBC News

01/12/2021

Manchin calls second Trump impeachment bid 'ill-advised': 'Let the judicial system do its job'

House Democrats' attempt to impeach President Trump for a second time in connection with last week's riot at the U.S. Capitol is "so ill-advised," Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va. told "Special Report" Monday.

Source: Fox News

01/11/2021

Trump administration names Cuba a state sponsor of terrorism, frustrating Biden's efforts to boost relations

The Trump administration has designated Cuba a state sponsor of terrorism, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Monday, reversing an Obama-era decision to remove the label and potentially hindering the efforts of incoming president Joe Biden to normalize …

Source: CNN

01/11/2021

Trump's angrier about not hosting golf tournament vs. impeachment: NYT - Business Insider

The president was "gutted" after the PGA pulled its 2022 championship from his golf course, according to The New York Times.

Source: Business Insider

01/11/2021

2 Capitol Police officers suspended after pro-Trump riots - Business Insider

According to Rep. Tim Ryan, one officer took a selfie with an insurrectionist and the other gave them a tour of the building.

Source: Business Insider

01/11/2021

House pushes to impeach Trump after deadly Capitol riot: Live updates

The political fallout over President Trump's response to the deadly Capitol attack continues to escalate as President-elect Joe Biden prepares to take office. Follow here for the latest.

Source: CNN

01/11/2021

Trump hits Cuba with new terrorism sanctions in waning days

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Monday re-designated Cuba as a “state sponsor of terrorism,” hitting the country with new sanctions that could hamstring President-elect Joe Biden's...

Source: Associated Press

01/11/2021

CNBC's Jim Cramer warns Twitter Trump was a 'great salesperson' for them as stock plunges

CNBC host Jim Cramer offered a dire warning for Twitter Monday amid the fallout from the tech giant's decision to ban President Trump from the social media platform.

Source: Fox News

01/11/2021

On the Way Out, Melania Trump Denounces Attacks on Her as ‘Shameful’

After complaining about how she has been treated, the first lady also went on in a statement to condemn the violence at the Capitol.

Source: New York Times

01/11/2021

Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf resigns after Trump supporters' riot on Capitol Hill

Chad Wolf, acting head of DHS, is the third Cabinet-level official to quit since Trump supporters invaded the Capitol in a rage over Joe Biden's election.

Source: CNBC

01/11/2021

Facebook removes Trump's 'Stop the Steal' rallying cry ahead of Joe Biden's inauguration

Citing potential for further violence after assault on Capitol, Facebook said it would remove all "Stop the steal" content on Facebook and Instagram.

Source: USA Today

01/11/2021

House speeding to impeach Trump for Capitol 'insurrection'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Poised to impeach, the House sped ahead Monday with plans to oust President Donald Trump from office, warning he is a threat to democracy and pushing the vice president and...

Source: Associated Press

01/11/2021

A Disgruntled Employee Changed The State Department’s Website To Say That Trump’s Term Ends Today, Sources Say

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is launching an investigation after biographical pages for the president and vice president were changed on Monday.

Source: BuzzFeed News

01/11/2021

Lana Del Rey faces backlash over album cover reveal, clarifies comments on Donald Trump

Some fans are criticizing Lana Del Rey's comments about "people of color" on her Instagram post revealing the cover of her new album.

Source: USA Today

01/11/2021

Facebook sees $34 billion erased from market cap as Trump-ban fallout continues to spook tech investors

CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the ban on Thursday, saying the risks of allowing Trump to remain on the platform 'are simply too great.'

Source: Business Insider

01/11/2021

Lana Del Rey Discusses Trump Insurrection And Album Cover Controversy In Live Radio 1 Interview

The world's best music blog.

Source: Stereogum

01/11/2021

Trump defender Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan to get presidential medal of freedom

Top Trump defender Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan is latest medal of freedom recipient from a president that previously bestowed the same award on other political allies.

Source: NBC News

01/11/2021

Trump bans by Twitter, Facebook will trigger Big Tech giants' 'downfall,' says 'Social Dilemma' star

One of the key figures in the hit Netflix documentary "The Social Dilemma" feels that Twitter and Facebook banning President Trump will come back to haunt the social media giants, arguing the companies will  "crumble" if Section 230 is revisited because of th…

Source: Fox News

01/11/2021

Live updates: Pelosi says House will move on impeaching Trump if Pence doesn’t meet a deadline to remove him

Republicans temporarily blocked a measure calling on Vice President Pence and the Cabinet to remove Trump under the 25th Amendment.

Source: The Washington Post

01/11/2021

NIO Hits Records on Sedan Reveal; Twitter Pulls Stock Markets Down on Trump Ban

Stocks pulled back from their all-time highs.

Source: Motley Fool

01/11/2021

2 pro-Trump rioters pictured with zip ties at Capitol were charged - Business Insider

Larry Rendell Brock of Texas and Eric Gavelek Munchel of Tennessee were charged after being pictured with zip tie-like restraints on the Senate floor.

Source: Business Insider

01/11/2021

Trump National stripped of 2022 US PGA Championship - BBC News

Trump National in Bedminster has been stripped of the US PGA Championship in 2022 as its organisers felt using the course as host would be "detrimental".The ...

Source: YouTube

01/11/2021

President Donald J. Trump to Award the Medal of Freedom to Jim Jordan

Today, President Donald J. Trump will award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Jim Jordan. This prestigious award is the Nation’s highest civilian honor,

Source: Whitehouse.gov

01/11/2021

Wall Street distances itself from Trump, GOP after riots

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A growing number of Wall Street banks and businesses have cut ties with President Donald Trump's campaign and financial arms, as well as the broader Republican Party,...

Source: Associated Press

01/11/2021

Twitter's stock falls after Trump's account is suspended

Shares of Twitter fell Monday after the company announced late Friday that it had permanently banned President Donald Trump from the platform.

Source: CNN

01/11/2021

PGA slams Trump, strips Bedminster of 2022 PGA Championship

You know the walls are closing in when professional golf wants nothing to do with Trump, whose name and brand have been toxic for a long time. But after a Trump-inspired insurrection at the U.S. Capitol left five people dead, including a police officer, the P…

Source: Deadspin

01/11/2021

Trump Administration Moves To Brand Houthis In Yemen A Terrorist Group

The designation has broad implications — not just for the Iran-backed group, which controls Yemen's capital, but also for international organizations trying to help residents badly in need of aid.

Source: NPR

01/11/2021

Twitter Boots Trump, Stock Falls: What Investors Need To Know

In the closing days of his term, President Donald Trump has had his Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR) account suspended as social media giants Twitter, Facebook, ...

Source: Benzinga

01/11/2021

Social media stocks tumble following Trump ban

On Monday, social media stocks were under pressure after banning President Donald Trump’s accounts following last week’s siege on Capitol Hill. Twitter said ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/11/2021

House Democrats would impeach Trump for 'incitement of insurrection'

House Democrats formally introduced their resolution to impeach President Donald Trump on Monday, charging him with "incitement of insurrection" for his role in last week's riots at the US Capitol.

Source: CNN

01/11/2021

Melania Trump makes first comments about attack on the Capitol

First lady Melania Trump made her first comments Monday about the violence that happened when pro-Trump rioters stormed the Capitol building last week.

Source: NBC News

01/11/2021

Trump plans to award Belichick the Presidential Medal of Freedom | TheHill

President Trump plans to award the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest...

Source: The Hill

01/11/2021

PGA votes to move 2022 championship from Trump golf course

This is the second time in just over five years the PGA of America removed one of its events from a Trump course.

Source: CBS News

01/11/2021

PGA cancels plans to play 2022 championship at Trump golf course

The 2022 PGA Championship will not be played at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster in New Jersey, according to an announcement from PGA of America President Jim Richerson Sunday night.

Source: CNN

01/11/2021

Parler is down, making Trump's search for online outlet even tougher

Site popular with far right alleges it's being penalized for political reasons and to squash competition.

Source: CBS News

01/11/2021

Biden to nominate William Burns as CIA director, turning to a longtime diplomat to lead agency in post-Trump era

President-elect Joe Biden on Monday will nominate William Burns as director of the Central Intelligence Agency, CNN has learned, tapping a respected veteran American diplomat who has served in posts around the world from the Reagan to the Obama administration…

Source: CNN

01/11/2021

House To Take Up Impeachment For Trump's Role In Capitol Mob

With nine days left in the Trump presidency, Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats are forging ahead with plans to remove Trump from office.

Source: NPR

01/11/2021

Trump's search for online outlet just got tougher: Parler has gone dark

Site popular with far-right went down, at least for now, after it was yanked by Google, Apple and Amazon in wake of the siege of gthe Capitol.

Source: CBS News

01/11/2021

European stocks fall and dollar rises on speculation around Fed and wariness of Trump

European stocks fell and the U.S. dollar rose on Monday, amid signs the U.S. Federal Reserve isn't eager to keep bolstering its balance sheet with investors...

Source: MarketWatch

01/11/2021

US markets lower as investors worry about effects of possible second Trump impeachment

U.S. equity futures are down as a new week begins on Wall Street Monday with reports President-elect Joe Biden will release a new economic stimulus plan sometime this week while investors worry about effects of a possible second impeachment trial for Presiden…

Source: Fox Business

01/11/2021

PGA Cancels Plans To Hold 2022 Championship At Trump's New Jersey Golf Course

PGA of America said the decision to cancel plans to hold the 2022 PGA Championship at Trump Bedminster in New Jersey stems from a desire to protect the organization's brand.

Source: NPR

01/11/2021

San Francisco Police Brace For Pro-Trump Demonstration At Twitter Headquarters

Days after social media giant Twitter banned President Donald Trump from its platform in the wake of a violent takeover of the U.S. Capitol, San Francisco police were bracing for a demonstration by his supporters early Monday at the company's Market Street he…

Source: Cbslocal.com

01/11/2021

Trump Golf Club Loses 2022 P.G.A. Championship

The golf major had been scheduled to be played at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J., in May 2022.

Source: New York Times

01/11/2021

US banks to delist hundreds of HK-listed products under Trump rules

Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley among groups reacting to executive order on China investment

Source: Financial Times

01/11/2021

'Congress is obligated' to impeach Trump after Capitol riot: Rep. Cicilline

Rep. David Cicilline, D-R.I., who is one of the representatives taking the lead on an impeachment resolution targeting President Trump's alleged efforts to incite the riot at the U.S. Capitol last week, argued on Sunday that Congress is “obligated” to impeach…

Source: Fox News

01/11/2021

In blow to Trump, golf’s PGA strips major championship from Trump-owned course

Source: ABC News

01/11/2021

PGA Championship leaving Trump National in '22 tournament

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — The PGA of America cut ties to President Donald Trump when it voted Sunday to take the PGA Championship event away from his New Jersey golf course next year. The vote...

Source: Associated Press

01/11/2021

After internal battle, Trump administration to declare Yemen’s Houthis a terrorist group, raising humanitarian concerns

Aid groups and several senior career U.S. officials worry the decision could worsen the humanitarian crisis in Yemen, already reeling from lack of food and medical supplies.

Source: The Washington Post

01/11/2021

Trump will award Patriots coach Bill Belichick Medal of Freedom

President Trump plans to award New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick the Medal of Freedom this week in a bid to return to normalcy after the US Capitol riots and calls for his second impeachmen…

Source: New York Post

01/11/2021

San Francisco police are prepping for a pro-Trump rally at Twitter headquarters

San Francisco police are preparing for a pro-Trump protest at Twitter’s headquarters, a building which has been essentially abandoned since the start of the pandemic last year, with most Twitter employees working remotely. The potential protest comes days aft…

Source: TechCrunch

01/11/2021

House Moves to Force Trump Out, Vowing Impeachment if Pence Won’t Act

Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the House would formally call on Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment to strip President Trump of power, and move to impeach the president if he refused.

Source: New York Times

01/11/2021

How Parler, a Chosen App of Trump Fans, Became a Test of Free Speech

The app has renewed a debate about who holds power over online speech after the tech giants yanked their support for it and left it fighting for survival. Parler was set to go dark on Monday.

Source: New York Times

01/11/2021

Pelosi: House 'will proceed' to impeachment of Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sunday the House will proceed with legislation to impeach President Donald Trump, calling him a threat to democracy after the deadly assault on the Capitol.

Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

01/11/2021

U.S. House will vote to urge Trump declared incapable before impeachment: Pelosi

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told lawmakers late Sunday that they would first vote on a resolution this week calling on Vice President Mike Pence and the cabinet to remove President Donald Trump from office before moving to impeachment.

Source: Reuters

01/11/2021

U.S. House will vote to urge Trump declared incapable before impeachment: Pelosi

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told lawmakers late Sunday that they would first vote on a resolution this week calling on Vice President Mike Pence and the cabinet to remove President Donald Trump from office before moving to impeachment.

Source: Reuters

01/10/2021

Trump to award Bill Belichick the Medal of Freedom amid House impeachment push

The president is taking last-minute advantage of the powers of his office, even if his hold on it is slipping.

Source: Politico

01/10/2021

Twitter, Facebook and Others Silenced Trump. Now They Learn What's Next.

The social-media platforms’ recent actions show the companies’ influence over online discourse

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/10/2021

Oaths questioned as Trump’s backers fight against loss

Before they take office, elected officials swear to uphold the U.S. Constitution. But what happens when they are accused of doing the opposite?

Source: PBS

01/10/2021

Ariel Pink dropped by label for going to Trump rally, says he was asleep for riot

Indie music star Ariel Pink has been dropped from his record label after attending the President Trump rally — even though he denied storming the Capitol, saying he went to take a nap. Label …

Source: New York Post

01/10/2021

2022 PGA Championship expected to be removed from Trump National Bedminster golf club

Donald Trump's Bedminster golf course is on the verge of losing a major tournament from the 2022 PGA Tour calendar, the latest fallout of Wednesday's Capitol riot.

Source: Daily Mail

01/10/2021

Schwarzenegger calls President Trump 'worst president ever' -

My message to my fellow Americans and friends around the world following this week's attack on the Capitol. pic.twitter.com/blOy35LWJ5 — Arnold (@Schwarzenegger) January 10, 2021 (AP) – Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger called President Donald Trum…

Source: KUSI

01/10/2021

Arnold Schwarzenegger calls President Donald Trump 'worst president ever'

Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is calling President Donald Trump a failed leader who “will go down in history as the worst president ever.”

Source: The Denver Channel

01/10/2021

Stelter: Fox News and Facebook are part of the pro-Trump fantasyland that enabled the Capitol siege

A sick brew of misinformation and hate, cooked up for years by pro-Trump media and enabled by Big Tech, culminated last Wednesday in the siege of the US Capitol, the symbol of American democracy.

Source: CNN

01/10/2021

Oaths Questioned As Trump's Backers Fight Against Loss

Before they take office, elected officials swear to uphold the U.S. Constitution. But what happens when they are accused of doing the opposite?

Source: Snopes.com

01/10/2021

Home Alone 2 fans call for Donald Trump's cameo to be edited out after deadly Capitol Hill riot

Fans of Home Alone 2 called for outgoing President Donald Trump's cameo to be removed following Wednesday's deadly insurrection on Capitol Hill by an armed pro-Trump mob.

Source: Daily Mail

01/10/2021

Schwarzenegger rebukes Trump and compares Capitol riot to Kristallnacht

Ex-Republican governor of California compares breach to night in 1938 when Nazi thugs attacked Jewish Germans and their property

Source: The Guardian

01/10/2021

‘Always about him’: How Trump’s obsession with baseless election claims cost Republicans in Georgia

The GOP’s twin defeats in the crucial Senate runoffs were a prelude to a deadly week in Washington in which the president’s claims incited a mob to attack the U.S. Capitol.

Source: The Washington Post

01/10/2021

Gab Picking Up 10000 Users Per Hour, CEO Claims, After Trump's Twitter Ban

The CEO of Gab, a conservative-friendly social media site, claims it’s picking up 10,000 users an hour following Twitter banning President Trump. “The traffic just keeps growing hang tight, even more servers on the way today,” Gab CEO Andrew Torba wrote on th…

Source: The Daily Wire

01/10/2021

Keri Hilson Caped For Donald Trump, Promptly Gathered By Her Bozo Heels - Hip

Keri Hilson just doesn’t know when to relax. After Donald Trump was finally banned from Twitter, and multiple other social media platform, the increasingly irrelevant R&B crooner took it …

Source: Hip-Hop Wired

01/10/2021

Arnold Schwarzenegger condemns Trump as 'worst president ever' after Capitol riot

Arnold Schwarzenegger issued a lengthy statement condemning Donald Trump for the violence that broke out at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.

Source: Fox News

01/10/2021

House Democrats Plan Trump Impeachment Vote This Week

The retiring Pennsylvania senator joins his Republican colleague Lisa Murkowski of Alaska in calling for President Trump to resign. House Democrats are aiming to hold an impeachment vote this week.

Source: NPR

01/10/2021

Report: Trump Will Take On Big Tech In Final Days In Office

The Trump administration is poised to take on “Big Tech” in its final days in power, according to a “White House advisor” who spoke to media on Sunday, per CNN. The president is looking to use “his permanent suspension from Twitter as an opportunity to shift …

Source: The Daily Wire

01/10/2021

Sacha Baron Cohen on Facebook, Twitter and Trump

On Friday, Twitter banned Donald Trump from his favorite platform, citing the 45th president’s potential to whip up more violence after the week’s deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol. The ban followed Mark Zuckerberg’s decision to bar Trump indefinitely from Face…

Source: Variety

01/10/2021

Amazon delivers a killing blow to the pro-Trump social network, Parler

It'll likely be back at some point, but there's no telling how long that will take.

Source: Mashable

01/10/2021

Republican U.S. Senator Toomey says Trump should resign

U.S. Senator Pat Toomey said on Sunday that President Donald Trump, a fellow Republican, should resign after his supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol in a deadly rampage last week.

Source: Reuters

01/10/2021

Did Trump finally go too far for his Washington state supporters? The answer, it seems, is ‘No’

Source: Google News

01/10/2021

PGA will strip Trump Bedminster of 2022 PGA Championship, insider says

The golf major will be moved, according to a report.

Source: nj.com

01/10/2021

Ariel Pink dropped by record label after attending pro-Trump rally

Artist confirmed his attendance but denied claims he was part of the mob that stormed the Capitol building

Source: Independent

01/10/2021

Trump mulls media blitz to highlight 'amazing achievements': Report - Business Insider

Trump is considering taking part in multiple interviews in an attempt to ensure that his legacy is not solely colored by Wednesday's insurrection.

Source: Business Insider

01/10/2021

Arnold Schwarzenegger Tells President Trump He Is ‘Terminated’

Source: Bloomberg

01/10/2021

Waka Flocka Flame Crucified On Twitter After He Agrees With Keri Hilson's Trump Twitter Ban Defense

Waka Flocka Flame can't catch a break — the longtime rapper often finds himself at the center of controversy due to his often outlandish takes on social media.

Source: HipHopDX

01/10/2021

Gab gaining 10,000 users per hour, CEO claims, after Trump's permanent Twitter suspension

Gab, a more conservative-friendly alternative to Twitter, announced Saturday the social media platform is gaining 10,000 users an hour in the wake of Twitter permanently suspending President Trump’s account.

Source: Fox Business

01/10/2021

Sacha Baron Cohen hails Donald Trump getting kicked off social media

Sacha Baron Cohen took to Twitter on Friday to applaud U.S. President Donald Trump's ejection from social media. 'This is the most important moment in the history of social media,' he wrote.

Source: Daily Mail

01/10/2021

Squelched by Twitter, Trump seeks new online megaphone

BOSTON (AP) — One Twitter wag joked about lights flickering on and off at the White House being Donald Trump signaling to his followers in Morse code after Twitter and Facebook squelched the...

Source: Associated Press

01/10/2021

Amazon suspends Parler, threatening to take pro-Trump site offline indefinitely

Parker’s CEO says the site could be unavailable for up to a week.

Source: The Washington Post

01/10/2021

Republicans largely silent about consequences of deadly attack and Trump’s role in inciting it

Trump and some Republicans seek to head off Democratic impeachment efforts, but have proposed no other inquiry or punishments.

Source: The Washington Post

01/10/2021

Kicked off Twitter, Donald Trump seeks new online megaphone

Though deprived of his big online megaphones, Trump does have alternative options of much smaller reach, led by the far right-friendly Parler.

Source: fox8.com

01/10/2021

Republican Sen. Pat Toomey says he thinks Trump 'committed impeachable offenses'

Republican Sen. Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania said Saturday he thinks President Donald Trump "committed impeachable offenses," but said he is not certain attempting to remove the President from office with just a few days left in his term is the right course of …

Source: CNN

01/10/2021

Apple and Google Cut Off Parler, an App That Drew Trump Supporters

The companies removed the “free speech” social network from their app stores, limiting its reach just as many conservatives are seeking alternatives to Facebook and Twitter.

Source: New York Times

01/10/2021

Pence to attend Biden inauguration; Trump never called him in the Capitol bunker, sources say

Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to attend the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden, NBC News has confirmed.

Source: NBC News

01/10/2021

Ariel Pink dropped by record label after attending pro-Trump rally ahead of Capitol riots

Ariel Pink has been let go from his music label just days after admitting he attended a President Trump rally in Washington D.C. on Wednesday, the same day protesters stormed the U.S. Capitol building.

Source: Fox News

01/10/2021

Trump supporter in horns and fur is charged in Capitol riot

A self-described QAnon follower, Jacob Anthony Chansley defended his actions.

Source: The Washington Post

01/09/2021

Trump Banned from Major Social Media Platforms, Pinterest & Shopify Too

Trump can't get a digital airwave to save his life these days.

Source: TMZ

01/09/2021

In earlier call, Trump pressured Georgia elections investigator to find evidence of fraud

In earlier call, Trump pressured Georgia elections investigator to find evidence of fraud

Source: NBC News

01/09/2021

Trump asked Georgia elections investigator to 'find the fraud' in December call: report | TheHill

President Trump made a "lengthy" phone call to an elections investiga...

Source: The Hill

01/09/2021

Small crowd of Trump supporters gather at Minnesota Capitol

Roughly 100 people gathered in St. Paul to protest the results of the 2020 presidential election.

Source: KARE11.com

01/09/2021

Washington Post: Trump demanded Georgia election official “find the fraud” in a December call

The president encouraged the unnamed election official to “find the fraud,” according to a Washington Post report.

Source: Vox

01/09/2021

Duke's Mike Krzyzewski: Capitol Was 'Spit on and Stepped On' by Pro-Trump Mob

Duke head men's basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski spoke out Saturday against the pro-Donald Trump mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday...

Source: Bleacher Report

01/09/2021

'QAnon Shaman' Jake Angeli charged over pro-Trump riots

Jake Angeli, real name Jacob Anthony Chansley, is accused of violent entry and disorderly conduct.

Source: BBC News

01/09/2021

Trump supporters gather for rally outside Texas Capitol on Saturday

Supporters of President Donald Trump are gathering outside the Texas Capitol Saturday for a planned rally ahead of the 87th Texas legislative session.

Source: KXAN.com

01/09/2021

Parler jumps to No. 1 on App Store after Facebook and Twitter ban Trump

Users are surging on small, conservative, social media platforms after President Donald Trump’s ban from the world’s largest social networks, even as those platforms are seeing access throttled by the app marketplaces of tech’s biggest players. The social net…

Source: TechCrunch

01/09/2021

Trump pressured Georgia to 'find the fraud' in earlier call

ATLANTA (AP) — While election officials in Georgia were verifying signatures on absentee ballot envelopes in one metro-Atlanta county, President Donald Trump pressed a lead investigator to “find...

Source: Associated Press

01/09/2021

Brit Hume: Twitter's reasons for banning Trump are 'pure editorial judgments'

Fox News Senior Political Analyst Brit Hume is calling out big social media companies for making the decision to ban President Trump's accounts based on what he says are "pure editorial judgments."

Source: Fox News

01/09/2021

McConnell: Impeachment Trial Likely Wouldn’t Happen Until After Trump Leaves Office

Taking up impeachment before January 19 would require all 100 senators to agree, a highly unlikely prospect.

Source: Slate Magazine

01/09/2021

ACLU Counsel Warns of 'Unchecked Power' of Twitter, Facebook After Trump Suspension

President Donald Trump has been suspended from Facebook and permanently banned from Twitter, following the deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday.

Source: Newsweek

01/09/2021

Live Updates: GOP Senate can't take up Trump impeachment until day before Biden inauguration at earliest

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the chamber needs unanimous consent to do any business before Jan. 19.

Source: CNBC

01/09/2021

Ariel Pink Dropped by Record Label Following Attendance at Pro-Trump White House Rally

"i was in dc to peacefully show my support for the president," Ariel Pink tweeted in response after being called out for attending the event

Source: TheWrap

01/09/2021

Iced Earth Guitarist Wanted By FBI For Role In Trump Mob, Bandmate Speaks Out

The world's best music blog.

Source: Stereogum

01/09/2021

North Korea's Kim threatens to build more nukes and bring U.S. to its 'knees' as Trump's term ends

Kim Jong Un called the United States North Korea's "arch-enemy," swearing to bring the country "to their knees," state media reported on Saturday.

Source: NBC News

01/09/2021

‘Find the fraud’: Trump pressured a Georgia elections investigator in a separate call legal experts say could amount to obstruction

More than a week before he urged the Georgia secretary of state to overturn the election results, the president spoke to the state’s chief elections fraud investigator and urged the official to find wrongdoing as part of an ongoing inquiry.

Source: The Washington Post

01/09/2021

Top conservatives are moving to Parler after Trump's ban from Twitter - Business Insider

QAnon supporter Angela Stanton-King and Republican Rep. Thomas Massie are among those encouraging Twitter users to follow them on Parler.

Source: Business Insider

01/09/2021

Ariel Pink Dropped by Record Label After Attending Pro-Trump Rally

"Due to recent events, Mexican Summer and its staff have decided to end our working relationship" with singer, label says

Source: Rolling Stone

01/09/2021

A farewell to @realDonaldTrump, gone after 57,000 tweets

@realDonaldTrump, the Twitter feed that grew from the random musings of a reality TV star into the cudgel of an American president, has died. It was not quite 12 years old. The provocative handle was given birth by a New York real estate tycoon who used it to…

Source: KTLA Los Angeles

01/09/2021

Trump has been sending tweets from other accounts. Twitter deleted those, too

Twitter announced Friday it would permanently pull the plug on President Trump’s Twitter account, citing concern that he would use it for “further incitement of violence.” But that didn’t stop the president from taking to other accounts to get a word in.

Source: The Boston Globe

01/09/2021

Tech oligarchs at Apple & Google are ‘major obstacles’ for Trump-friendly platform to arise – liberal studies scholar to RT

It will be hard for Donald Trump to create his own social media platform if it gets banished from services by Apple and Google who monopolized the market, author and liberal studies professor Michael Rectenwald told RT.

Source: RT

01/09/2021

It’s time for golf to make a break with Trump

Golf is a sheltered sport, but it can no longer hide from its association with Trump.

Source: The Washington Post

01/09/2021

Trump Twitter ban: Sacha Baron Cohen calls it ‘most important moment in history of social media’

‘The entire world thanks you,’ overjoyed Borat star said

Source: Independent

01/09/2021

Valuing male dominance may predict support for Trump, study says

Men and women who endorse an idealized form of dominant masculinity where, White, heterosexual men have power, status and dominance over others are more likely to be supporters of President Donald Trump, according to new research.

Source: CNN

01/09/2021

Democrats plan lightning Trump impeachment, want him out now

WASHINGTON (AP) — Warnings flashing, Democrats in Congress laid plans for swift impeachment of President Donald Trump, demanding decisive, immediate action to ensure an “unhinged” commander in...

Source: Associated Press

01/09/2021

U.S. judge blocks Trump administration's sweeping asylum rules

A U.S. district court judge in San Francisco on Friday blocked the Trump administration’s sweeping asylum rules.

Source: NBC News

01/09/2021

Twitter Bans President Trump’s Personal Account Permanently

The president criticized social-media company’s decision using official @POTUS account. Those tweets were removed.

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/09/2021

Farewell @realDonaldTrump, Gone But Not Forgotten

The nearly 12-year-old Twitter account was permanently suspended Friday, after 57,000 tweets.

Source: HuffPost

01/09/2021

A farewell to @realDonaldTrump, gone after 57,000 tweets

US News: US President Trump's personal account met its demise when Twitter announced Friday it was pulling the plug permanently on @realDonaldTrump, citing con

Source: The Times of India

01/09/2021

Trump’s existential threat: How to keep GOP in line without Twitter

The president has used Twitter to punish perceived disloyalty within his party. Now he's lost his favorite tool at a defining moment.

Source: Politico

01/09/2021

Twitter permanently suspends Trump account for good, citing risk of violence

<p>The San Francisco company said Friday it had permanently suspended the president’s account, after years of letting violations slide.</p>

Source: San Francisco Chronicle

01/09/2021

Arial Pink Dropped by Record Label, Mexican Summer, After Attending Trump Capitol Rally

The musician says he was at Wednesday’s pro-POTUS rally, but didn’t take part in storming the Capitol.

Source: Vulture

01/09/2021

Rush Limbaugh deactivates his Twitter account after President Trump permanently banned

Radio host Rush Limbaugh's Twitter account has been deactivated. Twitter confirmed that the account wasn't suspended but "deactivated by the owner."

Source: USA Today

01/09/2021

An farewell to @realDonaldTrump, gone after 57,000 tweets

The Twitter account @realDonaldTrump, which grew from the random musings of a reality TV star into the cudgel of a president, died Friday

Source: Independent

01/09/2021

Federal judge blocks Trump administration asylum rule from taking effect

A federal judge on Friday blocked a sweeping asylum rule that had been scheduled to take effect nationwide in a matter of days, issuing yet another legal blow to the Trump administration.

Source: CNN

01/09/2021

Democrats plan lightning Trump impeachment, want him out now

Source: Boston.com

01/09/2021

Twitter bans Trump campaign account as Reddit & Discord join Big Tech drive to purge president & supporters from online platforms

The Trump campaign’s Twitter account was suspended moments after relaying a statement from the president, as Big Tech firms close ranks to ban, silence and disengage him from millions of his supporters across multiple platforms.

Source: RT

01/09/2021

McConnell circulates procedures for second Senate impeachment trial of Trump | TheHill

Outgoing Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Friday circulated to colleagues a memo outlining the procedure for holding another trial for President Trump if the House impeaches him for a second time in just over a year.

Source: The Hill

01/09/2021

Rep. Barr 'outraged' by President Trump's Twitter ban

On Friday, Twitter permanently banned President Donald Trump's Twitter account just two days after five people died following protests at the U.S. Capitol Building.

Source: LEX18 Lexington KY News

01/09/2021

Twitter Permanently Bans President Trump Following Twitch Suspension

Twitter says: "We have permanently suspended the account due to the risk of further incitement of violence."

Source: GameSpot

01/09/2021

GOP Leaders Condemn Sen. Josh Hawley After Pro-Trump Riot At U.S. Capitol

The Missouri senator is being criticized for being a leader of the baseless challenge to the results of the presidential election, which led to the storming of Capitol Hill by Trump extremists.

Source: NPR

01/09/2021

Google removes Parler, popular with Trump supporters, from app store for Android

"We're aware of continued posting in the Parler app that seeks to incite ongoing violence in the U.S.," the company said.

Source: CNBC

01/09/2021

Black woman describes terrifying attack by Trump mob in L.A.

Berlinda Nibo was on her way to get breakfast when she was surrounded by about 20 Trump supporters in downtown Los Angeles on Wednesday, the same day a violent mob stormed the U.S. Capitol.

Source: Los Angeles Times

01/09/2021

Apple Threatens to Ban Parler From App Store as Twitter Bans Donald Trump

Apple has given conservative social network Parler 24 hours to implement a full moderation plan and remove objectionable content or face a permanent...

Source: MacRumors

01/09/2021

[BREAKING] Parler App Down Minutes After Trump's Twitter Suspension

Just minutes after the news broke that Apple had given Parler, the social network favored

Source: HillReporter.com

01/08/2021

Trump riots: Democrats plan to introduce article of impeachment

The charge of "incitement of insurrection" is set to be tabled on Monday after riots at the Capitol.

Source: BBC News

01/08/2021

Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski calls on Trump to resign, questions her future with GOP

Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R, called on President Trump to resign Friday, and questioned her future within the Republican Party.

Source: Fox News

01/08/2021

Twitter Bans President Trump, Citing 'Risk Of Further Incitement Of Violence'

Twitter has permanently blocked the @realDonaldTrump account after President Trump posted messages that violated the company's rules.

Source: NPR

01/08/2021

Trump has the nuclear codes, whether Pelosi likes it or not

Pelosi using Trump’s nuclear authority to help push impeachment is dangerous.

Source: Vox

01/08/2021

As riot raged at Capitol, Trump tried to call senators to overturn election

President Donald Trump and his attorney Rudy Giuliani both mistakenly made calls to Republican Sen. Mike Lee as deadly riots were unfolding at the US Capitol earlier this week, a spokesman for the senator confirmed to CNN -- calls that were intended for anoth…

Source: CNN

01/08/2021

Trump ends his term like a growing number of Americans: out of a job

The final employment scorecard delivered during President Donald Trump's administration on Friday handed the Republican a mantle no politician would envy: He will be the only modern president to leave office with fewer U.S. jobs than when his term began.

Source: Reuters

01/08/2021

How Congress Could Impeach Trump Before His Term Ends

The storming of the Capitol has prompted a fresh drive by Democrats to impeach President Trump, who egged on the insurrection, for a second time. But there are less than two weeks left in his term.

Source: New York Times

01/08/2021

Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski calls on President Trump to resign, questions her future as a Republican

“I want him out. He has caused enough damage,” the Alaska Republican said in an interview Friday from her office in the U.S. Capitol.

Source: Anchorage Daily News

01/08/2021

Laura Branigan's rep calls it ‘absolutely appalling’ that ‘Gloria’ played before Trump riot

Laura Branigan’s legacy manager calls it “absolutely appalling” that the late singer’s celebrated song “Gloria” was played to hype up attendees at...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/08/2021

Biden invites Pence to inauguration, calls Trump ‘incompetent' and says it’s good he won't attend

President-elect Joe Biden said Friday that he supports President Donald Trump's decision to skip the inauguration ceremony.

Source: CNBC

01/08/2021

Nikki Haley on Capitol riot: Trump 'badly wrong with his words' | TheHill

Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley condemned President Trump in a spee...

Source: The Hill

01/08/2021

Lindsey Graham Accosted by Trump Supporters Yelling 'Traitor' at D.C. Airport

In the video, Graham can be seen receiving an escort from law enforcement officials, though the group of Trump supporters continue to follow him.

Source: Newsweek

01/08/2021

Trump not expected to be criminally charged — at least for now — with inciting Capitol riot, DOJ says

Washington's top federal prosecutor a day earlier did not rule out charging President Trump or others for inciting the riot at the Capitol.

Source: CNBC

01/08/2021

Stephen Colbert Rips Trump’s Call for Healing: A Man Facing a Noose Trying to Save His Neck

CBS late-night host Stephen Colbert ripped President Donald Trump's call for healing and reconciliation following the riots on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, referring to the president as "a man facing a noose will say anything to save his neck."

Source: Breitbart News

01/08/2021

Pelosi spoke to top US army chief about keeping nuclear codes from 'unhinged' Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke to the top US military commander on Friday about taking precautions to ensure that President Donald Trump cannot initiate hostilities or order a nuclear strike in his remaining days in office.

Source: FRANCE 24 English

01/08/2021

Alphabet Workers Union calls on YouTube to ban Trump

The newly formed Google union says YouTube “will continue to function as a vector for the growth of the fascist movements if it persists in prioritizing advertisers while exposing the public.”

Source: The Verge

01/08/2021

Ajit Pai offers mild criticism of Trump incitement, drops Section 230 plan

With Pai leaving soon, he says there's no time to impose social-media crackdown.

Source: Ars Technica

01/08/2021

Pelosi asks Joint Chiefs about preventing Trump from launching nukes

The president is 'unhinged' and the nation must be protected from him, she wrote in a letter to colleagues.

Source: Politico

01/08/2021

House Democrats move rapidly toward impeaching Trump a second time

Furious over the pro-Trump mob that stormed the Capitol, Democrats are determined to force the president from office rather than allow him to leave on his own terms.

Source: The Washington Post

01/08/2021

Sen. Ted Cruz says President Trump was ’irresponsible,’ ’bears some responsibility’ in deadly US Capitol breach

Amid calls for resignation and fierce blowback, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz has made an about-face from his support for President Donald Trump following the deadly siege of the U.S. Capitol and his objection to President-elect Joe Biden’s win.

Source: KSAT San Antonio

01/08/2021

Nancy Pelosi Asks Highest-Ranking Military Officer How To Block Trump's Nuclear Codes Access

"The situation of this unhinged president could not be more dangerous, and we must do everything that we can to protect the American people from his unbalanced assault on our country and our...

Source: Newsweek

01/08/2021

President Trump won't attend Joe Biden's inauguration

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday he will skip President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, refusing to fulfill the outgoing president's traditional role in the peaceful transition...

Source: Associated Press

01/08/2021

Sean Hannity calls out condescending remark from Anderson Cooper about Trump supporters

Sean Hannity responds after CNN's Anderson Cooper says Trump supporters will go back to the "Olive Garden and Marriott" after riots in the Capitol.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/08/2021

President Trump tweets he ‘will not be going to the inauguration’

President Donald Trump says he will not attend the inauguration of Joe Biden on Jan. 20.

Source: fox8.com

01/08/2021

Exclusive: Biden will release all available vaccine doses in break from Trump administration policy of holding back stock for second dose

President-elect Joe Biden will aim to release nearly every available dose of the coronavirus vaccine when he takes office, a break with the Trump administration's strategy of holding back half of US vaccine production to ensure second doses are available.

Source: CNN

01/08/2021

Trump aides describe the president as being unhinged and alone like 'mad King George' - Business Insider

Administration officials characterized Trump's conduct as that of "a total monster," "insane," and "beyond the pale" to the Washington Post.

Source: Business Insider

01/08/2021

Live updates: House Democrats eye impeachment of Trump as Biden forges ahead with transition

The president-elect on Friday plans to formally introduce more picks for key posts in his administration, including labor secretary, commerce secretary and head of the Small Business Administration.

Source: The Washington Post

01/08/2021

Late Night Not Wowed by Trump's Social Media Bans

'Guess who doesn't want to ban TikTok anymore'

Source: Newser

01/08/2021

Jimmy Kimmel Publicly Names Members of Wednesday's Pro-Trump Mob

No, they’re not “antifa,” as many Republicans have falsely claimed.

Source: Decider

01/08/2021

Trump has prepared his pardon list for family and aides—and maybe himself

The biggest question facing his legal team may be whether the President has the authority to pardon himself.

Source: Fortune

01/08/2021

Ariel Pink defends supporting Trump on day of Capitol riots, insists he 'peacefully' rallied at White House

Musician Ariel Pink responds to backlash about his attendance in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday to show support for President Trump.

Source: Fox News

01/08/2021

Laura Branigan Manager Calls Video of Trump Family Blasting 'Gloria' Before Right Wing D.C. Riots 'Absolutely

Source: Billboard

01/08/2021

LeBron James: Pro-Trump Mob's Capitol Breach Shows 'We Live in Two Americas'

NBA superstar LeBron James said Wednesday's breach of the U.S. Capitol was evidence of the different treatment Black people receive in the United States...

Source: Bleacher Report

01/08/2021

USA Today Op-Ed Rips Golfers For Accepting Medal Of Freedom From Trump After Riot

Gary Player and Annika Sorenstam's "reputations are sullied, forever" after appearing with the president, columnist Christine Brennan wrote.

Source: HuffPost

01/08/2021

Internet detectives are identifying scores of pro-Trump rioters at the Capitol. Some have already been fired.

Online detectives are crowdsourcing information and doxing the people who stormed the Capitol on Wednesday, causing some to lose their jobs.

Source: The Washington Post

01/08/2021

Trump moves to loosen mining regulations, approve projects as he exits

Source: Reuters

01/08/2021

Republican senators now regret not doing more to contain Trump | TheHill

Republican senators say they feel a sense of growing regret over not standing up to President Tru...

Source: The Hill

01/08/2021

US stocks head for new record highs after Donald Trump concedes defeat and investors position for more stimulus

US stock futures rose along with bond yields after Donald Trump conceded defeat in the election and markets eyed more stimulus under the Democrats.

Source: Business Insider

01/08/2021

The List of GOP Voices Calling for Donald Trump's Removal Is Growing

Republican critics of the president have urged him to step down, but now even some Trump loyalists are suggesting they might be persuaded to support his early departure.

Source: Newsweek

01/08/2021

China's major telcos in Hong Kong take a beating ahead of Trump's investment ban

Stock index giants MSCI and FTSE Russell said they would remove three Chinese telecommunications giants' Hong Kong-traded shares from widely followed indexes.

Source: CNBC

01/08/2021

An 'angry' Pence navigates the fallout of his rupture with Trump over election, Capitol riots

Vice President Mike Pence has broken with President Donald Trump as calls increase for Pence to use the 25th Amendment to replace Trump.

Source: USA Today

01/08/2021

Jimmy Kimmel Names And Shames The Trump Supporters Who Attacked The Capitol

The late-night host also dismantled the right's biggest conspiracy about the right-wing violence in Washington.

Source: HuffPost

01/08/2021

U.S. foes like China and Iran see opportunity in the chaos of Trump-stoked riot at Capitol

The storming of the Capitol by rioters is a gift to U.S. foes like Iran and China and more cause for concern from allies like those in Europe, experts say.

Source: NBC News

01/08/2021

Trump Might Pardon This Rapper, Others on Jan. 19

Here's who else he is reportedly considering

Source: Newser

01/08/2021

US Capitol Police confirm death of officer after pro-Trump riot

The US Capitol Police confirmed the death of one of their officers late Thursday from injuries suffered when a mob of President Donald Trump's supporters stormed the Capitol a day before.

Source: CNN

01/08/2021

Chinese bargain hunters pile into stocks blacklisted by Trump

As U.S. investors dump shares in Chinese companies blacklisted by outgoing President Donald Trump, bargain hunters in China are taking the opposite side of that trade, wagering that a Joe Biden presidency will reverse the investment ban.

Source: Reuters

01/08/2021

Talk of Trump Family Pardons Swirls as Washington Debates Removing Trump

"I think it's extraordinarily unlikely [Trump] resigns," President Donald Trump's niece, Mary Trump, told CNN's Anderson Cooper on Thursday.

Source: Newsweek

01/08/2021

Xena: Lucy Lawless Lands Herculean Trump Smackdown on Kevin Sorbo

Hercules star Kevin Sorbo thinks Wednesday's coup attempt was actually Antifa's fault. Xena star Lucy Lawless had some thoughts about that.

Source: Bleeding Cool News

01/08/2021

Trump finally faces reality — amid talk of early ouster - Honolulu Star

WASHINGTON >> With 13 days left in his term, President Donald Trump finally bent to reality Thursday amid growing talk of trying to force him out early, acknowledging he’ll peacefully leave after Congress affirmed his defeat.

Source: Honolulu Star-Advertiser

01/08/2021

Spurs' Gregg Popovich says Donald Trump should be removed from office after Capitol riots

Angered by Capitol riots, Spurs coach Gregg Popovich says of Donald Trump: "He’s a deranged and really flawed individual. But he’s also dangerous.”

Source: USA Today

01/08/2021

Education Secretary DeVos quits, cites Trump's rhetoric

The Latest on the fallout of the storming of the Capitol by a mob of pro-Trump loyalists (all times local):

Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

01/08/2021

Betsy DeVos Resigns, Citing Trump’s ‘Rhetoric’ in Capitol Riot

Source: Bloomberg

01/08/2021

President Trump’s reported pardon list includes Ivanka, Lil Wayne

President Donald Trump has reportedly suggested to top advisers that he wants to pardon himself before leaving office.

Source: TheGrio

01/08/2021

Elaine Chao, Betsy DeVos step down from Trump Cabinet following Capitol storming

Source: ABC News

01/08/2021

Trump staffers are worrying about their next job

Thursday was a day filled with horror, sorrow, a bit of self-pity and some resume revamping.

Source: Politico

01/08/2021

How The Capitol Attack Led Democrats to Demand Trump's Resignation

The White House was propelled deeper into crisis as officials resigned in protest and prominent Republicans broke with the president after he incited a mob that assaulted Congress.

Source: New York Times

01/08/2021

Critics knock Twitter for banning Lin Wood after he encouraged Trump voters to boycott Georgia runoffs

Twitter took action against right-wing attorney Lin Wood and permanently banned his account, but critics question the timing of the tech giant's decision.

Source: Fox News

01/08/2021

Capitol rioting: Rep. Crenshaw blasts fellow Republicans for 'lying' to Trump supporters

Voters were "lied to" leading up to the riots that engulfed the Capitol in chaos and resulted in at least four deaths, Rep. Dan Crenshaw told Fox News on Thursday.

Source: Fox News

01/08/2021

Lil Wayne, Kodak Black Might Be Pardoned By Trump

The world's best music blog.

Source: Stereogum

01/08/2021

Facebook bans Trump for the rest of his presidency

Mark Zuckerberg said Mr. Trump's account will be locked "for at least the next two weeks" but could remain locked indefinitely.

Source: CBS News

01/08/2021

President Trump Considering Pardoning Lil Wayne and Kodak Black Before He Leaves Office

President Trump is considering pardoning Lil Wayne and Kodak Black before he leaves office.

Source: XXLMAG.COM

01/08/2021

Donald Trump's Twitter lockout is over (for now)

Donald Trump’s Twitter timeout is over — for now.

Source: Engadget

01/08/2021

SolarWinds hires former Trump cyber security chief Chris Krebs

News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication

Source: Financial Times

01/08/2021

Rappers Lil Wayne, Kodak Black in Line for President Trump’s Pardons

Rappers Lil Wayne and Kodak Black are among the celebrities in line for President Donald Trump’s pardons. According to a report from Bloomberg, Trump is considering pardoning Wayne, with whom he posed for a photo during the presidential campaign. Wayne pled g…

Source: Variety

01/08/2021

Trump asking aides and lawyers about self-pardon power

President Donald Trump has been asking aides and lawyers, including White House counsel Pat Cipollone, about his self-pardon power, multiple sources told CNN.

Source: CNN

01/07/2021

Capitol Police chief resigning amid criticism over pro-Trump mob

U.S. Capitol Police Steven Sund is resigning amid scrutiny to the department's response to a group of rioters who stormed the Capitol in protest of President Donald Trump's election loss.

Source: NBC News

01/07/2021

Customers threaten to boycott Rouses after retired owner seen at Trump rally at Nation's Capitol

"Certainly, I would not spend a penny with any business that supported an insurrection against the United States government..."

Source: WWLTV.com

01/07/2021

Gary Player, Annika Sorenstam accept Presidential Medal of Freedom from Donald Trump amid chaos in D.C.

Gary Player and Annika Sorenstam accepted the honors less than 24 hours after a pro-Trump mob invaded the U.S. Capitol.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/07/2021

White House Condemns Violence On Capitol Hill Without Addressing Trump's Role

The White House press secretary made the administration's first formal remarks since the bedlam on Capitol Hill on Wednesday. She did not take reporters' questions.

Source: NPR

01/07/2021

McEnany: Trump condemns violence, rioting 'in the strongest possible terms' | TheHill

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany on Thursday called for America to unite and condemne...

Source: The Hill

01/07/2021

Musician Ariel Pink Defends ‘Peaceful’ Support of Trump at Rally, Denies Being Part of Capitol Assault

Avowed Trump-supporting musician Ariel Pink has come under fire after he was seen attending the rally that turned into a riot in Washington, D.C. Wednesday. In a tweet Thursday morning, he confirmed his participation, but denied being part of the mob that ass…

Source: Variety

01/07/2021

Britney Spears’s ex-husband Jason Alexander among pro-Trump protesters in D.C.

Jason Allen Alexander, who was infamously married to Britney Spears for 55 hours, was among Trump supporters protesting in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/07/2021

Trump awards Medals of Freedom to three golfers on morning after riot at Capitol

Source: Google News

01/07/2021

Trump honors golf stars with presidential medal of freedom in closed ceremony following Capitol violence

The president honored Hall of Fame golfers Annika Sorenstam and Gary Player along with the late Babe Didrikson Zaharias in an event closed to the media

Source: Independent

01/07/2021

President Trump Awards Medal Of Freedom To 3 Golfers Day After Capitol Riot

Just one day after his supporters rioted inside the U.S. Capitol, President Donald Trump went back to business. And by business, we mean golf.

Source: TMZ

01/07/2021

Britney Spears’s ex-husband Jason Alexander posts photo of himself at pro-Trump protest in DC

Alexander shared a photo of himself in the capital for the Save America rally protesting Joe Biden’s presidential victory.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/07/2021

Mulvaney Says Resignations Show Trump's Weakened Grip on GOP

Source: Bloomberg

01/07/2021

A Trump tax means you’ll pay even more for Nvidia and AMD’s new graphics cards

The Trump administration is now imposing a 25 percent tax on graphics cards imported from China, and at least one PC component manufacturer has announced it’ll pass along part of that cost to consumers. That’s on top of crypto demand and an existing shortage.

Source: The Verge

01/07/2021

Las Vegas Sands CEO Sheldon Adelson, Trump backer, takes medical leave

The 87-year-old billionaire and Trump donor was previously treated for non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in 2019.

Source: Fox Business

01/07/2021

Capitol riots: Boris Johnson condemns Donald Trump for sparking events

The UK prime minister also says the US president is "completely wrong" over his election fraud claims.

Source: BBC News

01/07/2021

Pelosi demands Trump's removal from office in wake of Capitol attack

Pelosi said she is "calling on the vice president to remove this president by immediately invoking the 25th Amendment."

Source: CBS News

01/07/2021

Twitch has suspended Donald Trump's account to prevent 'further violence'

Twitch has suspended Donald Trump's Twitter account, following Facebook's decision to do the same.

Source: Gamasutra

01/07/2021

Rouses responds after social backlash to photo of retired owner at Trump rally at Nation's Capitol

A statement from Donald Rouse Sr. said he attended the rally and supports the president but was shocked and condemns the actions that happened afterward.

Source: WWLTV.com

01/07/2021

Trump Is Said to Have Discussed Pardoning Himself

The discussions occurred in recent weeks, and it was not clear whether he has brought it up since he incited supporters to march on the Capitol, where some stormed the site.

Source: New York Times

01/07/2021

Twitch disables President Trump’s channel after attack on Capitol

Twitch disables President Trump’s account. The move follows a day of violence at the Capitol. Twitch says it is “a necessary step to [...] prevent Twitch from being used to incite further violence.”

Source: Polygon

01/07/2021

Ariel Pink: Yes, I was at Trump rally but not part of mob

L.A. musician Ariel Pink says he "went back to hotel and took a nap" after attending Wednesday's Trump rally on the White House lawn. "Case closed."

Source: Los Angeles Times

01/07/2021

Indie musicians Ariel Pink and John Maus under fire for presence at Pro-Trump protest

‘I attended the rally on the white house lawn and went back to hotel and took a nap. case closed,’ Pink wrote on Twitter

Source: Independent

01/07/2021

Bill Barr, No Longer Attorney General, Finally Thinks Trump Has Gone Too Far

Trump’s actions represented a “betrayal of his office and supporters,” Barr said.

Source: Daily Beast

01/07/2021

Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao is first Trump Cabinet member to quit after riot

The riot at the Capitol fueled by words from President Trump has led to calls for his removal from office, two weeks before Joe Biden is set to take office.

Source: CNBC

01/07/2021

Transportation Secretary to resign following Capitol attack; Facebook bans Trump indefinitely

Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao is resigning effective Monday, becoming the highest ranking member of President Donald Trump’s administration to resign in protest after the pro-Trump insurrection at Capitol.

Source: STLtoday.com

01/07/2021

Oh cool, Ariel Pink was only at the White House rally yesterday to "peacefully" support Trump

Ariel Pink and John Maus were at yesterday's pro-Trump rally in Washington D.C. before it turned into a riot

Source: The A.V. Club

01/07/2021

Woman killed in Capitol was Trump supporter who embraced conspiracy theories

Ashli Babbitt, a rioter shot and killed Wednesday in the halls of the U.S. Capitol was an ardent supporter of President Donald Trump who followed and promoted many well-known radical conservative activists as well as leaders of the QAnon conspiracy theory mov…

Source: NBC News

01/07/2021

GOP congressman Kinzinger calls for Trump's removal through 25th Amendment

Presumptive Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer joined several lawmakers in calling for the president's removal after pro-Trump rioters rampaged through the Capitol.

Source: USA Today

01/07/2021

Facebook blocks Trump through end of presidency

Facebook's restrictions on President Donald Trump's account will continue for at least the next two weeks and perhaps "indefinitely," CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in a blog post. CNN's Brian Stelter reports.

Source: CNN

01/07/2021

Donald Trump Seeking to 'Hamstring' Joe Biden With Anti-China Moves, State Media Says

The president's most recent orders include a ban on transactions with eight Chinese software applications, including popular mobile payment platforms Alipay and WeChat Pay.

Source: Newsweek

01/07/2021

Trump deleted tweets that led to his Twitter lockout | TheHill

President Trump’s Twitter account has deleted the posts that led ...

Source: The Hill

01/07/2021

California woman killed during Capitol riot was a military veteran and staunch Trump supporter

Ashli Babbitt, the woman shot while storming the nation's Capitol, was an Air Force veteran who posted extremist tweets in the days before her death

Source: USA Today

01/07/2021

Trump banned from Facebook for at least next two weeks: CEO Zuckerberg

Yahoo Finance’s Julie Hyman, Brian Sozzi, and Myles Udland discuss Trump's ban from social media.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/07/2021

Trump to award Medal of Freedom to three golfers after his supporters attacked U.S. Capitol

The closed-door ceremony comes less than a day after his supporters rioted inside the U.S. Capitol.

Source: CNBC

01/07/2021

First GOP lawmaker calls for invoking 25th Amendment to remove Trump | TheHill

Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.) on Thursday became the first GOP lawmaker to call for inv...

Source: The Hill

01/07/2021

Biden win confirmed after pro-Trump mob storms US Capitol

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress confirmed Democrat Joe Biden as the presidential election winner early Thursday after a violent mob loyal to President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol in a...

Source: Associated Press

01/07/2021

Horned, shirtless man photographed as Trump supporters stormed U.S. Capitol identified

The horned man in question is none other than 32-year-old Jake Angeli, a familiar face at pro-Trump rallies and a purported QAnon conspiracy theorist sometimes referred to as the “QAnon Shaman.”

Source: KTLA Los Angeles

01/07/2021

Demi Lovato slams fans asking for her seventh album amid Trump supporter riots

Demi Lovato has slammed fans asking for her seventh studio album amid the horrifying Trump supporter riots in Washington D.C.

Source: Daily Mail

01/07/2021

Trump Supporters Break Police Line in Front of US Capitol

Footage recorded from an elevated perspective shows clashes between police and Trump supporters who stormed the US Capitol during violent scenes of January 6...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/07/2021

Black athletes: Trump-fueled insurrection at U.S. Capitol was ‘crazy’ display of white privilege

Current and former Philadelphia Eagles shared their feelings on what they were watching during the riot that took place in Washington D.C. on Wednesday.

Source: nj.com

01/07/2021

Trump promises orderly transfer of power - POLITICO

Biden win certified — Wall Street gets bullish

Source: Politico

01/07/2021

Facebook suspends Trump until the end of his presidency - Business Insider

Mark Zuckerberg said the platform was blocking Trump's Facebook and Instagram accounts "indefinitely" and for at least the next two weeks.

Source: Business Insider

01/07/2021

'I can't stay here' — Mick Mulvaney resigns from Trump administration, expects others to follow

Mulvaney, President Trump's former chief of staff, told CNBC he has resigned as special U.S. envoy to Northern Ireland.

Source: CNBC

01/07/2021

'A direct attack on democracy': World leaders react with shock after Trump supporters riot at US Capitol

World leaders condemn the 'unacceptable attack' against American democracy by supporters of President Donald Trump.

Source: USA Today

01/07/2021

Trump says there will be an 'orderly transition' of power after Congress confirms Biden win

President Donald Trump has signaled there will be an "orderly transition" to the Biden presidency in several weeks' time.

Source: CNBC

01/07/2021

GOP West Virginia state delegate live-streams as he storms Congress with pro-Trump mob: ‘We’re going in!’

Derrick Evans, a newly elected member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, recorded himself as he stormed into the Capitol building Wednesday among other pro-Trump supporters. He has said he was there as an « independent member of the media » to film hist…

Source: The Washington Post

01/07/2021

Trump pledges 'orderly' transition after riot and Biden win certification

President Donald Trump on Thursday finally pledged to an orderly transfer of power to President-elect Joe Biden while repeating false claims about the 2020 election that led a mob of his supporters to storm the US Capitol and delay Congress' affirmation of Bi…

Source: CNN

01/07/2021

Charles Herbster, who may run for Nebraska governor, was at Trump rally before Capitol violence - Omaha World

Hours before a political mob stormed the U.S. Capitol, potential Nebraska gubernatorial candidate Charles Herbster attended President Trump's rally.

Source: Omaha World-Herald

01/07/2021

Warriors' Draymond Green on pro-Trump rioters at Capitol: 'They're (expletive) terrorists'

Draymond Green did not mince words when talking about the pro-Trump rioters who stormed the Capitol: "They’re (expletive) terrorists."

Source: USA Today

01/07/2021

Washington lawmakers call for 25th Amendment to remove President Trump from office

Four Washington Representatives and a U. S. Senator are calling for Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment Wednesday in order to remove President Donald Trump from office. U. S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA), Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (WA-01)…

Source: KOMO News

01/07/2021

Live Updates: 4 dead after Trump supporters storm U.S. Capitol

The chaos erupted shortly after President Trump gave a speech once again falsely claiming to have won a second term.

Source: CBS News

01/07/2021

Trump Cabinet members discuss invoking 25th Amendment, reports say

There also have been calls for impeachment of Trump after he helped spur a day of violence at the nation's Capitol by his supporters.

Source: cleveland.com

01/07/2021

NBA teams react to pro-Trump mob rushing Capitol

NBA teams followed the news coming out of Washington on Wednesday and took note as they watched police allow the largely white mob to move with impunity. It was a stark contrast to the reaction during the civil unrest last summer, when Black Lives Matter prot…

Source: Chicago Tribune

01/07/2021

DC police: 4 died as Trump supporters stormed Capitol

Four people died as supporters of President Donald Trump violently occupied the U.S. Capitol.

Source: FOX 31 Denver

01/07/2021

Capitol Police Were Poorly Prepared for Riots by Pro-Trump Mob

The mob should never have been that close to the building—and heads should roll, experts say.

Source: Daily Beast

01/07/2021

Rep. John Curtis: Assault on US Capitol was 'domestic terrorism' encouraged by Trump

Utah Congressman John Curtis has issued a stern rebuke of the president and the hundreds of Americans who stormed the United States Capitol building on Wednesday. "What happened was an act of domestic terrorism inspired and encouraged by our President," Curt…

Source: KUTV 2News

01/07/2021

Dow Jones Futures: Congress Back To Work After Pro-Trump Mob Storms Capitol Hill; Apple Sells Off, But These 5 Stocks Are Buys

Dow Jones futures: The stock market rally turned mixed after a pro-Trump mob stormed Capitol Hill. Apple, Nvidia fell, but Target, GM and Qorvo broke out.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

01/07/2021

Selena Gomez RIPS tech leaders after Trump supporters violently storm the U.S. Capitol

The singer, 28, said, ''Today is the result of allowing people with hate in their hearts to use platforms that should be used to bring people together and allow people to build community.'

Source: Daily Mail

01/07/2021

Trump’s presidency finishes in ‘American carnage’ as rioters storm the Capitol

The pandemonium would seem to be a natural culmination of what Trump and compliant Republicans have wrought on the nation they swore an oath to protect.

Source: The Washington Post

01/07/2021

Trump blocked by Twitter and Facebook

The US president is blocked from Twitter for 12 hours and Facebook for 24 hours after violent riot.

Source: BBC News

01/07/2021

CBS News: 25th Amendment being discussed among Cabinet members to remove President Trump from office - Channel3000.com - WISC

CBS News' Margaret Brennan said members of President Donald Trump's cabinet are discussing whether to invoke the 25th Amendment, which would remove Trump from office and make Vice President Mike Pence the commander-in-chief.

Source: Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

01/07/2021

Investors react after Trump supporters storm Capitol, Dems sweep Senate

Asian stocks and U.S. stock futures rose on Thursday, while Treasury yields remained high and the dollar unwound overnight losses after supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol and Democrats won control of the U.S. Senate after runoff rac…

Source: Reuters

01/07/2021

Steph Curry to Trump after Capitol riot: ‘Cat got you tongue today huh?’

Curry dug up a tweet from Trump suggesting prison time for anyone who vandalizes or damages federal property.

Source: The Mercury News

01/07/2021

Trump Supporters, Other Passengers in Shouting Bout on Plane

Supporters of President Donald Trump got into a angry shouting match with other passengers on a Washington-bound American Airlines plane after they projected a “Trump 2020” logo on the cabin ceiling and walls.

Source: Snopes.com

01/07/2021

At State Capitol, several hundred Trump supporters decry certification, move toward governor's residence

Several hundred gathered in St. Paul as the U.S. Congress began process of certifying Biden win.

Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

01/07/2021

Twitter locks down Trump after social media-fueled D.C. riot

A tumultuous attempt to seize the U.S. Capitol brought a renewed focus to the role of internet platforms in promoting the spread of violent extremist.

Source: Los Angeles Times

01/07/2021

Twitter Locks Trump’s Account After Violence on Capitol Hill

The move came after critics and even some allies of companies like Twitter and Facebook said they failed to prevent the misinformation that led to chaos on Wednesday.

Source: New York Times

01/07/2021

Trump Bans Chinese Payment App Giants Alipay and Wechat- Order Could Steer Billions of Dollars Toward Bitcoin

Following the signing of Trump’s new executive order, payment apps including Alipay, and Wechat Pay will be banned in America in 45 days.

Source: Bitcoin.com

01/06/2021

California Republican leader promotes conspiracy theory about pro-Trump rioters

Source: Google News

01/06/2021

Trump Signs Order to Ban Ma's Alipay, Other Chinese Apps - CoinDesk

Separately, U.S. officials are reportedly considering banning U.S. citizens from investing in Alibaba Group, an affiliate of Alipay's parent.

Source: CoinDesk

01/06/2021

'It’s embarrassing on an international level': Former CIA Officer on Trump’s video message after storming of Capitol

Mike Baker, former CIA officer and Co-founder of Diligence LLC, joined Yahoo Finance Live to discuss the riots in D.C. and what he thought of Trump's taped...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/06/2021

Authorities on high alert as Trump supporters flood DC to protest election

Officials have declared the U.S. Capitol complex “secure” after heavily armed police moved to end a nearly four-hour violent occupation by supporters of President Donald Trump.

Source: WISN Milwaukee

01/06/2021

Sacha Baron Cohen Calls on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube to Ban Trump for ‘Inciting a Violent Attack’

"It's time to ban Donald Trump from your platforms once and for all!"

Source: IndieWire

01/06/2021

AP source: Woman who was shot inside US Capitol during violent pro-Trump protest has died

AP source: Woman who was shot inside US Capitol during violent pro-Trump protest has died

Source: The Washington Post

01/06/2021

‘Sickening’: Walsh, City Council denounce Trump, mob of supporters who stormed US Capitol

"The First Amendment ensures everyone's rights to peaceably assemble. Peaceably is the operative word."

Source: Boston.com

01/06/2021

Pro-Trump Mob Force Way Into Capitol; D.C. Orders Curfew

President Trump urged supporters to pressure Congress to overturn President-elect Joe Biden’s win

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/06/2021

California governor cancels regular Covid briefing over safety concerns following violent Trump protest

California Gov. Gavin Newsom canceled his scheduled coronavirus update on Wednesday after a mob of protestors stormed the U.S. Capitol.

Source: CNBC

01/06/2021

Democratic lawmakers call for Pence to invoke 25th Amendment, remove Trump from office | TheHill

Democratic lawmakers called on Vice President Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment on Wednesday and...

Source: The Hill

01/06/2021

Jamie Dimon, Goldman Sachs CEO Solomon and other business leaders call for Trump to halt violence

The head of the biggest bank by assets in the U.S. condemned the rioting at the U.S Capitol.

Source: CNBC

01/06/2021

A Woman Has Died After Being Shot Inside The Capitol During A Violent Pro-Trump Riot

Video of the unidentified woman showed her wrapped in a Trump flag and covered in blood while on the floor in the halls of Congress.

Source: BuzzFeed News

01/06/2021

Trump supporters, other passengers in shouting bout on plane

Source: ABC News

01/06/2021

Dow Closes at Record as Trump Supporters Storm Capitol

The Dow closes at a record high as the U.S. Capitol is locked down after supporters of President Donald Trump stormed past barricades and breached the building.

Source: TheStreet

01/06/2021

US STOCKS-Dow, S&P 500 close higher, but pro-Trump protests weigh on gains

The Dow and the S&P 500 ended higher, soaring to all-time highs on Wednesday, as investors piled into financial and industrial stocks on bets a Democratic...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/06/2021

Twitter locks Trump's account following video addressing Washington rioters

Facebook and YouTube on Wednesday removed a video by President Donald Trump addressing Washington rioters.

Source: CNBC

01/06/2021

Trump supporters storm US Capitol, clash with police

WASHINGTON (AP) — Protesters supporting President Donald Trump violently clashed with law enforcement Wednesday, sending the U.S. Capitol into chaos, locking the building down and halting the vote...

Source: Associated Press

01/06/2021

Trump Goes Down Screaming About Pence, Vowing to Primary Traitors

Trump spoke to a crowd of protesters in D.C. just moments before Congress was set to consign his presidency to the history books.

Source: Daily Beast

01/06/2021

Colorado Members Of Congress Inside Capitol As Pro-Trump Extremists Storm The Building

The Colorado Democratic Party confirmed Wednesday afternoon that all of its congress members are safe and accounted for.

Source: Colorado Public Radio

01/06/2021

Romney: Trump caused 'this insurrection' | TheHill

Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) told a reporter "this is what the president has caused today, this...

Source: The Hill

01/06/2021

Airlines move flight crews to DC airport hotels to avoid Trump protest

American Airlines is sending flight crews to Washington, D.C., airport hotels to avoid protests and unrest in the capital.

Source: CNBC

01/06/2021

Trump administration accelerating launch of COVID-19 vaccinations in pharmacies | TheHill

The Trump administration is accelerating the launch of a program ...

Source: The Hill

01/06/2021

Stocks rise as investors focus on Democrats’ plans for stimulus, not pro-Trump riot in Capitol

Stocks tied to the economy rallied and tech stocks fell as Georgia runoff wins gave President-elect Biden control of the Senate.

Source: The Boston Globe

01/06/2021

Gig-Economy Companies Get Worker Flexibility From Trump Administration

New rule makes it easier to classify workers as independent contractors, a win for Uber, Lyft, DoorDash

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/06/2021

Pence breaks with Trump on Electoral College role

Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday publicly broke with President Donald Trump, the boss he's served obsequiously for four years, saying he cannot submit to demands he overthrow the results of the election.

Source: CNN

01/06/2021

Trump bans handful of Chinese apps including Alipay and WeChat Pay

With just two weeks to go before he leaves office, President Trump has issued an executive order banning transactions with a handful of Chinese apps. Set

Source: Android Police

01/06/2021

Trump administration finalizes rule that could define gig workers as contractors

The Trump administration has set a rule defining a new framework for classifying gig economy employees and others as contractors to take effect in March, but the incoming Biden administration could postpone it.

Source: The Verge

01/06/2021

Dallas-Based Pizza Inn Issues Bizarre Statement In Support of Trump's Bogus Voter Fraud Claims

The chain issued a press release calling for an “audit” of votes before President-Elect Joe Biden is inaugurated

Source: Eater

01/06/2021

‘Do it Mike’: Trump leans on Pence to reject Biden’s Electoral College certification

The president also appeared to reference the two Georgia Senate runoff races.

Source: Politico

01/06/2021

John Fogerty Debuts New Gospel-Flavored Protest Song to See Trump Off

“Weeping in the Promised Land" is the 75-year-old rocker's first new song in eight years

Source: Rolling Stone

01/06/2021

Pro-Trump protesters, DC police clash near White House | TheHill

Police in Washington, D.C., clashed with protesters late Tuesday night during a demonstration in...

Source: The Hill

01/06/2021

Trump administration bans Alipay and WeChat Pay

The order will take effect after 45 days, long after Trump leaves office.

Source: Engadget

01/06/2021

Georgia Elections, Alibaba, China, Trump, Apple - 5 Things You Must Know Wednesday

Nasdaq futures slide as investors bet Democrats could win the Senate; U.S.-China tensions escalate; Alibaba reportedly plans a $5 billion bond sale.

Source: TheStreet

01/06/2021

Authorities on high alert as pro-Trump supporters flood DC to protest election

Hundreds of law enforcement officers have mobilized across Washington, DC, as thousands of pro-Donald Trump supporters who refuse to accept the President's election loss have flocked to the nation's capital to protest as Congress gathers Wednesday afternoon t…

Source: CNN

01/06/2021

Trump Signs Executive Order to Ban US Transactions With WeChat Pay and 7 Other Chinese Apps

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order banning transactions with eight Chinese apps, including WeChat Pay and AliPay (via...

Source: MacRumors

01/06/2021

Trump moves to bans Alipay and other Chinese payment apps

Alipay (NYSE:BABA) has been in Washington's cross hairs for months, but the White House just locked on target.

Source: Seeking Alpha

01/06/2021

Trump bars US transactions with eight Chinese apps including Alipay

The move is aimed at curbing the threat to Americans posed by Chinese software applications

Source: Fox Business

01/06/2021

Sen. Mitt Romney mocked by Trump supporters at airport

Supporters of President Donald Trump mocked Sen. Mitt Romney at a Utah airport for not supporting the President ahead of Congress counting the presidential election’s electoral vote results. …

Source: New York Post

01/06/2021

Eric Trump Threatens to Primary Republicans Who Won't Help His Dad Overthrow Election

“They will get primaried next time around. And they will lose if they don’t stand up and show some backbone, and show some conviction,” he said.

Source: Daily Beast

01/06/2021

DC Police make several arrests ahead of major pro-Trump election protest

Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Police announced several arrests stemming from Tuesday's protests.

Source: NBC News

01/06/2021

Seth Meyers Shames Mike Pence for Choosing Trump Over America

The “Late Night” host did not empathize with Pence’s struggle to “choose between the Constitution and a sleazy mafia don cold-calling election officials illegally.”

Source: Daily Beast

01/06/2021

Pence informed Trump that he can't block Biden's win

Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday told President Donald Trump that he does not have the authority to block certification of President-elect Joe Biden's win when Congress meets to count electoral votes, sources told CNN.

Source: CNN

01/06/2021

Trump bars U.S. transactions with eight Chinese apps including Alipay

The order argues that the United States must take "aggressive action" against developers of Chinese software applications to protect national security.

Source: CNBC

01/06/2021

Alibaba Suffers Fresh Setback As Trump Bans Transactions With Alipay

Mobile applications provided by Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE: BABA)-backed Ant Group will be banned under an executive order issued Tuesday by outgoing ...

Source: Benzinga

01/06/2021

Pence told Trump he doesn't have power to block certification of Biden win: report | TheHill

Vice President Pence has reportedly informed President Trump that he does not have the authority...

Source: The Hill

01/06/2021

Republican Party faces defining moment under Trump's shadow

NEW YORK (AP) — The Republican Party is facing a defining moment. The nearly 167-year-old party is divided over the typically mundane congressional certification of President-elect Joe...

Source: Associated Press

01/06/2021

Lawyer on Trump Election Call Quits Firm After Uproar

The law firm, Foley & Lardner, had distanced itself from Cleta Mitchell after a recording of the call revealed she helped the president pressure Georgia elections officials.

Source: New York Times

01/05/2021

Trump signs executive order blocking transactions with Alipay, WeChat Pay, and six other Chinese apps

President Trump has signed a new executive order prohibiting transactions with eight Chinese apps, including Ant Group’s Alipay and Tencent’s QQ Wallet and WeChat Pay. Transactions will be prohibited in 45 days.

Source: The Verge

01/05/2021

Trump administration officially says huge hack was likely a Russian espionage operation

The Trump admin said it has formed a task force to deal with the effects of a huge hack of government agencies, and finally said the hack was likely Russian.

Source: NBC News

01/05/2021

Iran asks Interpol to issue 'red notice' for arrest of President Trump | TheHill

Iran requested the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) to issue a “red notice” for the arrest of President Trump and 47 other U.S. officials on Tuesday due to the killing of top Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani last year.

Source: The Hill

01/05/2021

Trump lawyer Sekulow: President's request to Pence is unconstitutional - Business Insider

Sekulow's defection is particularly noteworthy given his long history of backing Trump's legal efforts.

Source: Business Insider

01/05/2021

Cleta Mitchell, who advised Trump on Saturday phone call, resigns from law firm

Mitchell’s resignation came after the law firm on Monday issued a statement saying it was “concerned by” her role in the call.

Source: The Washington Post

01/05/2021

Scotland's leader blocks Trump from visiting his Turnberry golf resort - Business Insider

"We are not allowing people to come into Scotland, and that would apply to him just as it applies to anybody else," the first minister told reporters.

Source: Business Insider

01/05/2021

Berlin’s Terri Nunn apologizes for Mar-a-Lago show, ‘shocked’ at Trump resort’s ‘lack of regard’ for COVID-19

Other performers have issued apologies for their appearances at Donald Trump's resort.

Source: Fox News

01/05/2021

Georgia Officials Rebutted Trump’s Claim That Dominion Voting Machines Had Failed

Source: New York Times

01/05/2021

Scotland's Leader Says Trump Wouldn't Be Allowed To Visit Under Pandemic Rules

"Coming to play golf is not what I would consider to be an essential purpose," Scotland First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says amid speculation that President Trump might visit.

Source: NPR

01/05/2021

Berlin's Terri Nunn is sorry for Trump gig on New Year's Eve

Berlin lead singer Terri Nunn says she was "shocked" by Mar-a-Lago's disregard for COVID safety and is sorry for playing a New Year's Eve gig there.

Source: Los Angeles Times

01/05/2021

Jordan Peele Reflects on Retiring from Acting and the Trump Supporters in ‘Get Out’ Crew

Peele says watching himself act onscreen is "a bad kind of masturbatory."

Source: IndieWire

01/05/2021

Rumored Trump Trip to Scottish Golf Course Ruled Out of Bounds

Scotland’s first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, has shot down a supposed plan for the president to pass the Biden inauguration at his Turnberry links.

Source: New York Times

01/05/2021

Trump pressures Pence to throw out election results — even though he can't

“The Vice President has the power to reject fraudulently chosen electors,” Trump tweeted Tuesday.

Source: Politico

01/05/2021

Trump warned by Scottish leader to stay away amid reports he might travel to his golf resort to skip inauguration

Nicola Sturgeon said golf is not essential travel.

Source: The Washington Post

01/05/2021

Ex-Trump adviser Gary Cohn joins IBM as vice chairman

Gary Cohn, who quit a top job at Goldman Sachs to join the Trump administration in 2017, is the new vice chairman at tech giant IBM.

Source: CNN

01/05/2021

Trump replaces U.S. attorney in Atlanta

Trump’s move came after the U.S. attorney in Atlanta, Byung “BJ” Pak, abruptly resigned Monday.

Source: Politico

01/05/2021

Proud Boys leader to appear in court as DC preps for pro-Trump rallies, Electoral College certification

Proud Boys leader Henry “Enrique” Tarrio was arrested in Washington, D.C. Monday for allegedly burning a Black Lives Matter banner outside a historic Black church during demonstrations last month.

Source: Fox News

01/05/2021

IBM hires Gary Cohn, fmr. Trump economic advisor

Former Trump economic adviser Gary Cohn is adding IBM to his resume.

Source: Fox Business

01/05/2021

Trump-Appointed US Prosecutor In Georgia Resigns

Byung J. Pak's resignation comes just days after a phone call between Trump and Georgia's secretary of state during which Trump demanded election officials "find" lost votes.

Source: NPR

01/05/2021

'Fate of the nation': Georgia voters to decide control of Senate under shadow of President Trump's grievances

GOP officials in Georgia worry President Donald Trump could be depressing GOP turnout by his attacks on the voting process following his Nov. 3 loss.

Source: USA Today

01/05/2021

Jimmy Kimmel Gives Trump’s ‘Perfect’ Georgia Phone Call The Treatment It Deserves

The late-night host rips Trump's "pathetic" attempt to overturn the election.

Source: HuffPost

01/05/2021

Donald Trump Makes Another Perfect Phone Call

Jimmy talks about doing the show at his house again due to the virus taking up permanent residence in Los Angeles, the New Year’s Eve bash at Mar-A-Lago with...

Source: YouTube

01/05/2021

Trump uses Georgia rally to pressure GOP on Electoral College challenge

The president held the event to help Republicans keep control of the Senate, but he mostly aired his own grievances.

Source: Politico

01/05/2021

D.C. mayor calls on National Guard as pro-Trump protests set for capital

The National Guard will be deployed in Washington, D.C. as pro-Trump protests are planned in a week in which Congress is set to certify the Electoral College results.

Source: NBC News

01/05/2021

Trump protesters warned not to carry guns as Washington DC calls up National Guard

DC police chief says ahead of inauguration protests ‘there are people intent on coming to our city armed’

Source: The Guardian

01/05/2021

Berlin’s Terri Nunn Apologizes for Playing Mar-a-Lago Gig, Slams ‘Lack of Regard for the Pandemic’ at Trump Resort

After coming under continual fire in the four days since she played the New Year’s Eve party at Donald J. Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort, as the other performers that night have, Terri Nunn of the group Berlin has issued an apology for the controversial gig, sayin…

Source: Variety

01/05/2021

‘Deeply disturbing:’ Dr. Ashish Jha reacts to Trump calling COVID death toll ‘fake news’

"His comments are so deeply disrespectful towards the families of those loved ones."

Source: Boston.com

01/05/2021

Cleta Mitchell, a key figure in president’s phone call, was an early backer of Trump’s election fraud claims

Mitchell, a lawyer, is a onetime Democratic member of the Oklahoma legislature who became a Republican.

Source: The Washington Post

01/04/2021

US airlines ask Trump to lift certain travel restrictions, approve ramped-up coronavirus-testing procedures

A supported proposal would require more travelers to produce a negative COVID-19 test result before flying.

Source: Fox Business

01/04/2021

‘I wanted to scream.’ Georgia election official voices his exhaustion with Trump’s baseless fraud claims.

Source: New York Times

01/04/2021

D.C. National Guard activated to respond to pro-Trump protests

“We will not allow people to incite violence, intimidate our residents or cause destruction in our city,” D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said.

Source: Politico

01/04/2021

Trump officials debating cutting Moderna dose in half to speed up COVID-19 vaccination | TheHill

Trump administration officials are in discussions with Moderna ab...

Source: The Hill

01/04/2021

Trump directed Pentagon to reverse decision and keep aircraft carrier in Middle East amid Iran tensions

President Donald Trump directed acting Secretary of Defense Christopher Miller to reverse course and order a US aircraft carrier to return to the Middle East following a White House meeting Sunday, according to a senior defense official.

Source: CNN

01/04/2021

Democrats ask FBI Director Wray to open criminal probe into Trump after leaked phone call

Reps. Ted Lieu and Kathleen Rice wrote to FBI Director Christopher Wray on Monday seeking a criminal investigation of President Donald Trump over the call.

Source: NBC News

01/04/2021

The Trump ally in the Senate leading the President's futile effort to challenge the Electoral College votes

Republican Sen. Josh Hawley threw a political grenade into Washington last week when he announced his intentions to object when Congress counts the Electoral College votes on Wednesday -- a move that pits the youngest senator against Senate GOP leadership as …

Source: CNN

01/04/2021

Sen. Tom Cotton, a Trump ally, won’t join GOP electoral college challenge, saying it ‘won’t give him a second term’

Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) said he will not join the GOP lawmakers contesting President-elect Joe Biden's win on Wednesday because it would overstep congressional power.

Source: The Washington Post

01/04/2021

Tom Cotton Joins Lindsey Graham To Break With Donald Trump-Backing GOP Senators

The Arkansas Republican explained in a statement why he opposes Congress objecting to certification of the 2020 election results.

Source: Newsweek

01/04/2021

Trump And The Military: What An Erratic Commander In Chief Leaves Behind

"Military and some civilian leaders have been in constant damage control over the last four years. The old 'cleanup on aisle 4, then 6, then 8,' " a retired officer says of President Trump's tenure.

Source: NPR

01/04/2021

Transcript: President Trump’s Phone Call With Georgia Election Officials

The president pressured Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger to overturn the results of the election in an hourlong phone conversation. Here is a transcript of the audio recording.

Source: New York Times

01/04/2021

Harris lambasts Trump call with Georgia officials as 'bold abuse of power'

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris slammed President Donald Trump and his call pushing Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger to "find" votes to overturn the election results, a "bald-faced, bold abuse of power," in Savannah, Georgia, on Sunday.

Source: CNN

01/04/2021

As coronavirus death toll surpasses 350,000, Trump calls U.S. count ‘far exaggerated’

“The numbers are real,” the nation’s top infectious-disease expert, Anthony S. Fauci, said in response to the president’s baseless claims.

Source: The Washington Post

01/04/2021

Trump to give Reps. Jim Jordan and Devin Nunes Presidential Medal of Freedom

They're key Trump allies who fiercely defended Trump during impeachment proceedings.

Source: Axios

01/03/2021

U.S. deaths at 350,000. Fauci rebuts Trump, says count is real

A bleak new threshhold of 350,000 deaths is reached. Despite Trump's claims, Fauci says the toll 'not fake.'

Source: Los Angeles Times

01/03/2021

'The numbers are real': Fauci hits back at Trump on US Covid deaths – video

Dr Anthony Fauci has called out Donald Trump, who claimed on Twitter on Sunday morning that case numbers were being exaggerated

Source: The Guardian

01/03/2021

Trump pressures Georgia's Raffensperger to overturn his defeat in extraordinary call

In a recording obtained by The Washington Post, President Trump alternately berated, begged and threatened Brad Raffensperger to overturn President-elect Joe Biden’s win in the state.

Source: The Washington Post

01/03/2021

US surgeon general contradicts Trump on Covid-19 death toll

US Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams on Sunday said he has "no reason to doubt" the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Covid-19 death toll, contradicting President Donald Trump's claim that the agency has "exaggerated" its numbers.

Source: CNN

01/03/2021

Fauci pushes back on Trump on COVID-19 'exaggerated' remarks: 'The deaths are real deaths' | TheHill

Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious diseases expert, pushed back on claims by President Tr...

Source: The Hill

01/03/2021

Trump econ advisor 'not so sure we need this massive stimulus bill' - Business Insider

After Congress finally passed the second stimulus relief package, which included $600 checks, President Trump pushed for a deal on $2,000 checks.

Source: Business Insider

01/02/2021

Trump throws grenades into high-stakes Georgia Senate runoffs in final stretch

President Donald Trump is throwing one grenade after another into the high-stakes Georgia Senate runoffs in the final days before the Tuesday election.

Source: NBC News

01/02/2021

Pro-Trump Lawyer Lin Wood's Claims Against Mike Pence Prompt Calls for FBI, Secret Service Scrutiny

The attorney said Pence should be arrested for treason, claiming he would confess to the "theft of the election" if he faced a firing squad.

Source: Newsweek

01/02/2021

Trump Lawyer Jenna Ellis Distances Herself From Lin Wood Remarks, Backs 'Rule of Law'

Lin Wood has recently made some controversial remarks that likely prompted Ellis to speak out publicly.

Source: Newsweek

01/02/2021

POLITICO Playbook: Trump's final days by the numbers - POLITICO

And the Senate delivers President Donald Trump his first veto override.

Source: Politico

01/02/2021

Trump's Flagship Golf Resort Has Now Lost $61 million in Six Years

Trump International Golf Club Scotland have posted 2019 losses for Turnberry in Ayrshire for the Menie Estate near Aberdeen.

Source: Newsweek

01/02/2021

Trump Calls Georgia Runoffs “Illegal and Invalid” as Republicans Try to Get Voters to Polls

Republican leaders are worried that Trump's repeated attacks on the integrity of the election could push his supporters to stay home in the runoffs.

Source: Slate Magazine

01/02/2021

Senate overrides Trump's veto of defense bill

This is the first time Congress has voted to override a veto by President Trump.

Source: CBS News

01/02/2021

The Eight Pieces of Pop Culture That Defined the Trump Era

Just as our politics fractured over the past four years, so did our culture. Here, a look back.

Source: Politico

01/02/2021

Trump, others linked to Soleimani killing ‘will not be safe on Earth,’ Iran official warns

President Trump and anyone else linked to the U.S. strike one year ago that killed a notorious Iranian general "will not be safe on Earth," a top official in Tehran warned Friday, according to a report.

Source: Fox News

01/02/2021

Trump Calls Georgia Runoffs 'Invalid' As Polls Tighten, 3 Million Vote Early

GOP candidates Sens. Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue face off against Democratic challengers Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff on Tuesday.

Source: Newsweek

01/02/2021

Trump supporters 'uncancel' Rose Parade after New Year’s tradition scrapped

Some Trump supporters "uncanceled" the Tournament of Roses Parade in Southern California on Friday after the New Year's Day tradition was scrapped because of the coronavirus.

Source: Fox News

01/02/2021

Trump Plans to Fight the Election Even After 'Stop the Steal' Rally Ends

The president has told advisers he isn’t deterred by the setbacks in the courts and won’t be deterred by Congress certifying Joe Biden’s win.

Source: Daily Beast

01/02/2021

Trump Team Backs Away From Lin Wood After Pence Tweets

“I do not support the statements from Attorney Lin Wood,” Jenna Ellis wrote after Wood made violent predictions about Pence on Twitter.

Source: Daily Beast

01/02/2021

Trump’s attacks on Senate Republicans complicate his Georgia message

The president is putting Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue in a bind.

Source: Politico

01/02/2021

Trump Calls Georgia Senate Races ‘Illegal and Invalid’

President Trump continued his assault on election integrity, baselessly claiming the presidential results and the Senate runoffs in Georgia were both invalid — which could complicate G.O.P. efforts to motivate voters.

Source: New York Times

01/02/2021

Trump Bizarrely Declares the Georgia Runoff 'Illegal and Invalid'

As one would expect, his dramatic claim relied on a convoluted conspiracy theory.

Source: Daily Beast

01/02/2021

Lindsey Graham backs Trump over McConnell on $2,000 checks

McConnell and other Republicans scuttled efforts to bring the matter up for a standalone vote before the current session of Congress ends.

Source: Fox News

01/02/2021

GOP Congressman-Elect to Oppose Biden Win Certification, Says 'No Question' Trump Won

"Seventy-plus percent of conservatives say that this [election] is not fair," Utah Representative-elect Burgess Owens said. "We the people should have this opportunity to have this conversation."

Source: Newsweek

01/01/2021

Trump attacks No. 2 Senate Republican as the President turns on allies in his final days in office

President Donald Trump is spending his final days in office attacking leadership within his own party, this time the second-highest ranking Republican in the Senate, offering a possible preview of his broader post-presidential strategy to use his influence in…

Source: CNN

01/01/2021

Senate votes to override Trump's veto on defense bill

The Senate voted on Friday to override President Donald Trump's veto of the sweeping defense bill known as the National Defense Authorization Act, delivering a bipartisan rebuke to the President in his final days in office.

Source: CNN

01/01/2021

Trump Extends Work Visa Ban to March, Citing Labor Market Woes

Source: Bloomberg

01/01/2021

Trump Extends Work Visa Ban to March, Citing Labor Market Woes

Source: Bloomberg

01/01/2021

Stock exchange delisting 3 China companies under Trump order

NEW YORK (AP) — Three Chinese companies will be booted off the New York Stock Exchange this month under an executive order signed in November by President Donald Trump. The exchange says...

Source: Associated Press

01/01/2021

Rep-elect on Trump's Electoral College challenge: 'There's no question in my mind that I think he won' | TheHill

Rep.-elect Burgess Owens (R-Utah) expressed his support to challenge the Electoral College vote that certified President-elect Joe Biden’s win, saying Thursday that there’s “no question” that President Trump won reelection.

Source: The Hill

01/01/2021

Senate to vote on overriding Trump's veto of defense bill

The Senate will vote to limit debate on the president's veto of the annual defense policy bill on Friday.

Source: CBS News

01/01/2021

President Trump extends immigrant and work visa limits into Biden presidency

President Trump issued the restrictions in the spring and expanded them in the summer, citing the economic recession caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: CBS News

01/01/2021

Gen Z Republicans see new era for party after Trump

For many young Republicans, Trump's loss signals an opening for new directions within the party.

Source: NBC News

01/01/2021

GOP Congressman Posts Video Debunking Donald Trump's Election Fraud Claims

"Purporting falsehoods is dangerously irresponsible," Illinois Republican Congressman Adam Kinzinger said Thursday, "and it's just plain wrong."

Source: Newsweek

01/01/2021

Trump Administration Extends Ban on H-1B and Other Work Visas, Green Cards

Renewal of a policy criticized by businesses leaves incoming Biden administration with another immigration dilemma

Source: The Wall Street Journal

01/01/2021

NYSE to delist 3 biggest Chinese telecoms to comply with Trump executive order

China Mobile, China Telecom and China Unicom to have U.S. trading suspended as soon as Jan. 7

Source: MarketWatch

12/31/2020

Worker Visas: Trump Extends Freeze Until March

The extension means hundreds of thousands of foreigners will continue to have to wait until at least the end of March before having another chance to attain coveted visas.

Source: NPR

12/31/2020

President Trump extends immigrant and work visa limits into Biden presidency

President Trump issued the restrictions in the spring and expanded them in the summer, citing the economic recession caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: CBS News

12/31/2020

DOJ opposes Republican suit that seeks to have Pence overturn Biden election in Trump's favor

President Donald Trump has refused to concede he lost the election to Joe Biden. Trump's Republican allies have launched a long-shot bid to overturn the loss.

Source: CNBC

12/31/2020

Iran says Trump is trying to fabricate pretext for war

Tehran says it will defend itself forcefully as tensions rise ahead of anniversary of Suleimani killing

Source: The Guardian

12/31/2020

Meet the Trump saboteur in charge of undermining Biden — and America

Russell Vought is sabotaging national security, the pandemic response and the economic recovery — all to make things more difficult for the incoming Biden administration.

Source: The Washington Post

12/31/2020

Trump budget chief refuses to direct staff to help with Biden spending plans

Biden earlier in the week had singled out the political leaders of the OMB and the Department of Defense for setting up "roadblocks."

Source: CNBC

12/31/2020

Trump returns to White House early, offers year-end message

WASHINGTON (AP) &mdash; President Donald Trump delivered a year-end video message Thursday after returning early from vacation, highlighting his administration's work to rapidly develop a vaccine against COVID-19 and rebuild the economy. As the end of his pre…

Source: KOMO News

12/31/2020

'Wild Protests:' Police brace for pro-Trump demonstrations when Congress meets Jan. 6 to formalize Biden's win

Die-hard supporters are planning to protest Jan. 6, seeking to pressure congressional Republicans into reversing Joe Biden's electoral victory.

Source: USA Today

12/31/2020

Secret Service adds former Biden agents to his new protection detail after worry over pro-Trump personnel

The U.S. Secret Service is bringing back agents who served on Joe Biden's protection detail when he was vice president after his campaign raised concerns that certain agents already in place were politically aligned with President Trump.

Source: Fox News

12/31/2020

Secret Service Shakes Up Presidential Detail Amid Fears Some Agents Aligned With Trump

Some agents whom President-elect Joe Biden already knows from his time as vice president will be returning to the White House.

Source: Slate Magazine

12/31/2020

Joe Biden to sign executive order blocking Trump's 'midnight regulations'

​President-elect Joe Biden will sign an executive order when he enters office Jan. 20 blocking any “midnight regulations” from President Trump that haven’t gone into effect by Ina…

Source: New York Post

12/31/2020

Axios' Mike Allen: Some Republicans think Trump is trying to sabotage GOP in Georgia Senate races

Axios' Mike Allen told CNBC that Republicans' optimism over the Georgia Senate races is waning and "a lot of that has to do with the president."

Source: CNBC

12/31/2020

Trump to return to White House early from Mar-a-Lago

President Trump is cutting short his Florida holiday vacation and returning to Washington on Thursday, one day earlier than expected for reasons the White...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/31/2020

Trump to return to White House early from Florida vacation

President Donald Trump is cutting short his Florida holiday vacation and returning to Washington on Thursday, one day earlier than expected for reasons the...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/31/2020

'Jeopardy!' star Ken Jennings apologizes for 'insensitive' tweets -- including one about Barron Trump

"Jeopardy!" champ Ken Jennings has apologized for past tweets he called "insensitive."

Source: Fox News

12/31/2020

Biden to issue executive order halting any Trump 'midnight regulations'

President-elect Joe Biden will issue an executive order halting "midnight regulations" on day one of his presidency, incoming White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Wednesday.

Source: Fox News

12/31/2020

Trump to return to Washington early ahead of Republican plan to disrupt certification of Biden's win

President Donald Trump is expected to return to Washington earlier than anticipated ahead of a planned disruption by Republicans when Congress meets next week to certify President-elect Joe Biden's win.

Source: CNN

12/30/2020

Senate moves toward override of Trump's NDAA veto

A final Senate vote on whether to override Trump’s veto is expected to take place by Saturday before Congress adjourns its current session.

Source: Fox News

12/30/2020

McConnell says push by Democrats, Trump for $2,000 stimulus checks has ‘no realistic path to quickly pass the Senate’

A last-minute congressional push to deliver $2,000 stimulus checks to most Americans appeared to be politically imperiled on Wednesday, as mounting Republican objections to swift passage of the plussed-up payments threatened to run out the legislative clock.

Source: The Washington Post

12/30/2020

Trump immigration order restricting guest worker visas set to expire

An executive order signed by President Trump over the summer, which expanded immigration restrictions in an effort to protect the labor market for American workers amid the coronavirus pandemic, is due to expire by the end of the week -- and immigration hawks…

Source: Fox News

12/30/2020

'Lower than we hoped': Trump officials ask for patience on vaccine

When will I get the Covid vaccine? Moncef Slaoui, Gustave Perna of Operation Warp Speed said vaccines were slowed by holidays and snow but January will be different.

Source: NBC News

12/30/2020

Trump administration to block palm oil from second company in Malaysia over forced labor findings

The Trump administration will halt imports of palm oil from Malaysia over findings of forced labor abuses at the plantations of one of the country's top producers.

Source: CNN

12/30/2020

Column: Unsurprisingly, Trump's rollout of the COVID vaccine is an utter fiasco

President Trump has screwed up the vaccine distribution -- just like everything else.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/30/2020

Trump's $2,000 checks all but dead as GOP Senate refuses aid

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell

Source: The Denver Channel

12/30/2020

'A level of incompetence I am stunned by': Doctor buries Trump's lack of planning for vaccine distribution

President Donald Trump is trying to pass the buck for the slow rollout of the novel coronavirus vaccine, and one top public health expert is not buying it. Dr. Ashish Jha, the dean of the Brown University School of Public Health, tore into the Trump adminis…

Source: Raw Story

12/30/2020

Trump's lavish New Year's Eve gala at Mar-A-Lago to go ahead: CNN - Business Insider

President Donald Trump has been busy preparing for a New Year's Eve gala as many areas of the country continue to report surges in coronavirus cases.

Source: Business Insider

12/30/2020

How Congress and coronavirus could quash Trump's Electoral College gambit

Leadership has a potent arsenal to combat efforts to turn the electoral vote counting session on Jan. 6 into a spectacle — if they deploy it.

Source: Politico

12/30/2020

Trump-supporting rapper Lil Pump banned from flying after refusing to wear mask

The rapper stunned his fans by backing Donald Trump during his campaign rally

Source: Independent

12/30/2020

Alec Baldwin's Trumpian Defense of Hilaria

The “SNL” star has launched a bizarre campaign to defend his wife from claims that she’s been posing as a Spanish person—claims that both the Baldwins have repeatedly made.

Source: Daily Beast

12/30/2020

'Bullet has left the chamber': Biden will not likely roll back Trump campaign against China tech

One thing is for certain — the tech battle between the U.S. and China will continue under a Biden presidency.

Source: CNBC

12/30/2020

Biden Criticizes Trump on Vaccine Distribution and Pledges to Pick Up Pace

Three weeks from taking office, Joe Biden called vaccinating Americans “the greatest operational challenge we’ve ever faced as a nation” and offered a bleak assessment of the months ahead.

Source: New York Times

12/30/2020

Trump allies launch desperate final efforts ahead of congressional confirmation of Biden win

Even some of President Trump’s most hardcore backers, however, have abandoned the cause.

Source: The Washington Post

12/29/2020

McConnell moves to combine Trump asks in potential 'poison pill' for stimulus checks

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell introduced legislation Tuesday to combine two additional demands from President Donald Trump to an expansion of direct stimulus payments as part of the Covid-19 relief package, raising Democratic concern the pathway for …

Source: CNN

12/29/2020

Trump wins title of Americans’ most admired man in annual survey

Newcomers to the poll include Dr. Anthony Fauci.

Source: Politico

12/29/2020

The Real Reason President Trump Hasn't Gotten the COVID Vaccine Yet

The COVID vaccine has now been administered to millions of Americans and although a handful of essential politicians and officials, including Vice President ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/29/2020

The Scientific Reason Why President Trump Hasn't Gotten the Vaccine Yet

President Donald Trump hasn't gotten the COVID vaccine yet because of how he was treated for the virus. Here's how long he has to hold off.

Source: Best Life

12/29/2020

Biden: Covid vaccination effort is 'falling behind' under Trump

Federal officials have said that up to 20 million Americans could be vaccinated by the end of the year.

Source: Politico

12/29/2020

Biden slams Trump's vaccine effort, reiterates plan to administer 100 million doses in 100 days

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said the vaccine rollout has been slower than anticipated.

Source: CNBC

12/29/2020

On Jan. 6, one last chance for Trump to snatch away Biden's win

Rep. Louie Gohmert and other Republicans have filed a lawsuit against Vice President Mike Pence, arguing that the 1887 Electoral Count Act is...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/29/2020

Rocker Dave Grohl posts 'huge, heartfelt thank you' for $10 billion for music venues included in COVID relief bill President Trump signed Sunday

Help for musicians, artists, and venues

Source: TheBlaze

12/29/2020

Covid Death Toll to Reach 400000 Before Trump Departs, CDC Says

Source: Bloomberg

12/29/2020

Michael Cohen predicts people Trump pardoned may testify against him | TheHill

President Trump's former personal attorney Michael Cohen suggested Monday that recent recipients...

Source: The Hill

12/29/2020

Now that Trump’s signed the rescue bill, when can people on unemployment expect the extra $300 in their check?

President Trump signed a $900 billion coronavirus relief bill on Sunday night

Source: MarketWatch

12/29/2020

Here's how Trump’s $2K stimulus checks could jolt the economy

Yahoo Finance’s Brian Sozzi breaks down why Congress would be wise to pass Trump’s $2,000 stimulus checks.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/29/2020

Biden to attack Trump admin for slow pace of Covid vaccinations

President-elect Joe Biden plans to hit the Trump administration Tuesday for "falling short" on the pace of vaccinating American against Covid, a transition official said, previewing the remarks.

Source: NBC News

12/29/2020

Michael Cohen: People pardoned by Trump may be forced to testify - Business Insider

President Donald Trump has pardoned dozens of people since November, including close allies such as Paul Manafort, Roger Stone, and Michael Flynn.

Source: Business Insider

12/29/2020

Trump's unplanned gift to Biden: Clean energy on the rise

Oil and gas producers are struggling amid weak prices and growing pressure to address climate change — a trend that could help Biden make a U-turn in energy policy.

Source: Politico

12/29/2020

Fate of Trump's $2000 checks now rests with GOP-led Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s push for $2,000 COVID-19 relief checks now rests with the Senate after the House voted overwhelmingly to meet the president's demand to increase the $600...

Source: Associated Press

12/29/2020

Georgia senator fighting for reelection personally lobbied Trump to sign spending bill

Republican Sen. David Perdue of Georgia spoke to President Donald Trump this week to personally lobby him to sign into law the omnibus spending bill that includes $900 billion in coronavirus relief, a person familiar with their conversation told CNN.

Source: CNN

12/29/2020

11 Texas Republicans in House vote to help override Trump’s veto of defense bill, setting up first such

WASHINGTON – Eleven Texas Republicans bucked President Donald Trump late Monday on a critical defense authorization bill, helping the Democrat-run House...

Source: The Dallas Morning News

12/29/2020

Gold Climbs After House Backs Trump’s Call for $2,000 Checks

Source: Bloomberg

12/29/2020

Gold Climbs After House Backs Trump’s Call for $2,000 Checks

Source: Bloomberg

12/29/2020

House Republicans join with Democrats to override Trump's veto of defence bill

If, as expected, the Senate follows suit later this week, it will be Congress’s first such rebuke of his presidency

Source: The Guardian

12/29/2020

House Republicans join with Democrats to override Trump's veto of defence bill

If, as expected, the Senate follows suit later this week, it will be Congress’s first such rebuke of his presidency

Source: The Guardian

12/29/2020

Biden Admonishes Trump Administration Over ‘Obstruction’

“Right now, we just aren’t getting all the information that we need from the outgoing administration in key national security areas,” the president-elect said.

Source: New York Times

12/29/2020

Roger Stone thanks President Trump for pardon in person

Source: ABC News

12/28/2020

Trump names Roisman acting SEC chairman | TheHill

President Trump on Monday named Elad Roisman acting chairman of t...

Source: The Hill

12/28/2020

Biden accuses Trump's Pentagon and OMB of obstruction, demands cooperation with transition team

"It's nothing short, in my view, of irresponsibility," Biden said of the "roadblocks" from some Trump administration agencies.

Source: CNBC

12/28/2020

Pelosi calls for Trump's support ahead of House vote on $2K COVID-19 stimulus checks

The House will vote on giving Americans weathering the coronavirus pandemic $2,000 stimulus checks, boosting the payments from $600.

Source: USA Today

12/28/2020

Trump's Operation Warp Speed already admits it won't hit vaccination goals

Officials aimed to vaccinate 20 million by the end of the month. Only 2 million have been vaccinated thus far.

Source: Salon

12/28/2020

Biden accuses Trump appointees of obstructing transition on national security issues

“It’s nothing short, in my view, of irresponsibility,” the president-elect said.

Source: The Washington Post

12/28/2020

Biden warns of Trump officials' 'roadblocks' to transition

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden is warning of massive damage done to the national security apparatus by the Trump administration and “roadblocks” in communication between agency...

Source: Associated Press

12/28/2020

Stock market news live updates: Stocks end at record highs after Trump signs virus relief package

Stocks jumped on Monday after President Donald Trump signed a virus relief package following a multi-day delay.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/28/2020

Southwest Airlines says it won't furlough workers after Trump signed relief bill | TheHill

Southwest Airlines says it won’t furlough any employees after the extension of payroll support in...

Source: The Hill

12/28/2020

Trump Administration Appeals Court Ruling Blocking US TikTok Ban

The Trump administration on Monday appealed a federal court ruling which allows TikTok to keep operating in the United States despite a move to block the popular social media application on national security grounds. The Justice Department filed the appeal se…

Source: Newsmax

12/28/2020

Dow Jones Hits Record High On Trump Stimulus; Apple Nears New Buy Point, While Bitcoin Surges Above $28000

The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped more than 300 points, as President Trump signed the stimulus bill. The price of Bitcoin surged above $28,000.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

12/28/2020

Treasury, White House face enormous pressure to quickly disburse stimulus aid after Trump’s delay

President Trump’s decision to sign a $900 billion coronavirus aid package into law after days of delay sent Washington into a familiar scramble on Monday, as federal agencies once again faced a race to disperse a massive amount of money to workers and busines…

Source: The Washington Post

12/28/2020

Roger Stone Says He Met With Trump, Discussed How to Ensure He 'Continues As Our President'

"I thanked President Trump in person tonight for pardoning me," Stone wrote on Parler.

Source: Newsweek

12/28/2020

House to vote on $2,000 stimulus checks after Trump signs Covid relief and funding bill

The House will move to approve $2,000 direct payments, a day after President Trump signed a bill that includes $600 stimulus checks.

Source: CNBC

12/28/2020

US STOCKS-Wall St set to open near record highs after Trump signs fiscal aid bill

* Futures up: Dow 0.5%, S&P 0.7%, Nasdaq 0.8% (Adds comment; updates share prices)

Source: Reuters

12/28/2020

Stock futures rally as Trump signs coronavirus relief bill

U.S. equity markets hit record highs as President Trump signed a COVID-19 relief bill.

Source: Fox Business

12/28/2020

US STOCKS-S&P, Nasdaq futures at record levels as Trump signs stimulus aid bill

Futures tracking the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq were at record levels on Monday as President Donald Trump's move to sign into law a long-awaited $2.3 trillion pandemic aid bill bolstered bets on a vaccine-led economic recovery.

Source: Reuters

12/28/2020

US STOCKS-S&P, Nasdaq futures at record levels as Trump signs stimulus aid bill

Source: Google News

12/28/2020

US STOCKS-S&P, Nasdaq futures at record levels as Trump signs stimulus aid bill

Futures tracking the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq were at record levels on Monday as President Donald Trump's move to sign into law a long-awaited $2.3 trillion pandemic aid bill bolstered bets on a vaccine-led economic recovery.

Source: Reuters

12/28/2020

Treasury yields rise after Trump signs Covid relief bill

U.S. bond prices fell on Monday morning after President Donald Trump signed a $900 billion Covid-19 relief bill into law.

Source: CNBC

12/28/2020

Stocks pointing to gains after Trump signs $900B economic aid package

U.S. equity futures are pointing to gains after President Trump signed a $900-billion economic aid package, helping to reduce uncertainty as governments re-impose travel and business curbs in response to a new coronavirus variant and traders return from the l…

Source: Fox Business

12/28/2020

Murdoch’s New York Post urges Trump to accept defeat: ‘You’re cheering for an undemocratic coup’

The tabloid, long one of President Trump’s strongest allies, demanded he stop spreading false claims of voter fraud and accept Joe Biden’s victory.

Source: The Washington Post

12/28/2020

LIVE UPDATES: Trump turns his attention to Georgia, announces rally

Source: Google News

12/28/2020

Asian stocks, U.S. equity futures climb after Trump signed coronavirus stimulus package

Japan +0.53%. Shares edged higher on U.S.

Source: Seeking Alpha

12/28/2020

New York Post editorial board calls on President Trump to 'start thinking' about Georgia runoffs instead of overturning election | TheHill

The New York Post’s editorial board called on President Trump to ...

Source: The Hill

12/28/2020

EUR/USD challenges resistance zone as President Trump signs stimulus

EUR/USD is better bid and challenging critical resistance zone on Monday, with the safe-haven dollar nursing across-the-board losses on President Trum

Source: FXStreet

12/28/2020

Asian markets gain after Trump signs stimulus bill

Japan tightens travel restrictions amid worry over new coronavirus strain

Source: MarketWatch

12/28/2020

Trump signs off on $600 stimulus checks. But a vote on $2,000 direct payments is still happening

President Donald Trump signs a coronavirus relief and government funding package into law, which includes $600 stimulus check payments to Americans.

Source: CNBC

12/28/2020

Trump signs coronavirus relief and government funding bill into law after lengthy delay

President Donald Trump signed the massive $2.3 trillion dollar coronavirus relief and government funding bill into law Sunday night, averting a government shutdown that was set to begin on Tuesday, and extending billions of dollars in coronavirus aid to milli…

Source: CNN

12/28/2020

Second stimulus check update: Trump signs massive funding bill that includes $600 payments

After earlier telling lawmakers to send him a package with bigger relief payments for families, the president relented and signed the bill.

Source: PennLive

12/28/2020

Trump to hold rally in Georgia on eve of Senate runoff elections

Republicans need to hold onto at least one of those Senate seats to keep the Senate majority.

Source: CBS News

12/28/2020

Dollar dithers in thin trade as Trump passes pandemic aid package

The dollar largely shrugged off President Donald Trump's decision to relent on a threat to block a COVID-19 aid bill in thin trading on Monday with many investors on holiday.

Source: Reuters

12/28/2020

Dollar dithers in thin trade as Trump passes pandemic aid package

The dollar largely shrugged off President Donald Trump's decision to relent on a threat to block a COVID-19 aid bill in thin trading on Monday with many investors on holiday.

Source: Reuters

12/28/2020

Trump signs coronavirus relief bill, still pushes for $2,000 stimulus checks

President Trump on Sunday signed the coronavirus relief package that will boost unemployment benefits and avert a government shutdown, while he also continued to push for $2,000 stimulus checks ins…

Source: Boston Herald

12/28/2020

U.S. stock futures gain after Trump signs coronavirus relief package

U.S. stock-market futures gained late Sunday, after President Donald Trump backed down from his threats and signed a nearly $900 billion coronavirus aid bill...

Source: MarketWatch

12/28/2020

Gold Set for Best Close in Seven Weeks as Trump Signs Stimulus

Source: Bloomberg

12/28/2020

Gold Heads for Best Close in Six Weeks as Trump Signs Stimulus

Source: Bloomberg

12/27/2020

Second stimulus check update: Democrats, Republicans tell Trump to sign the bill as unemployment benefits lap

President Donald Trump has so far refused to sign a new coronavirus stimulus bill as he demands $2,000 stimulus checks.

Source: nj.com

12/27/2020

Covid unemployment benefits expire after Trump refuses to sign aid bill

Covid-19 unemployment benefits expire after President Donald Trump objected to the size of direct payments to Americans.

Source: NBC News

12/27/2020

Members of Congress to Trump: Sign stimulus bill

"The danger is he’ll be remembered for chaos and misery and erratic behavior if he allows this to expire,” one Republican senator says.

Source: Politico

12/27/2020

Will you be getting $2,000? Well, when Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump agree, 'something crazy is in the air,' former Treasury secretary says

Larry Summers explained to Bloomberg News in an interview why he believes $2,000 stimulus checks would be a "pretty serious mistake" that could overheat the...

Source: MarketWatch

12/27/2020

In His Final Month in Office, Trump Works Overtime to Drag the GOP Down With Him

The president has turned on a huge number of Republicans who aided his rise to power. And that’s just in the past week.

Source: Daily Beast

12/27/2020

LIVE UPDATES: Biden calls on Trump to sign coronavirus stimulus bill

Follow for the latest updates on the Biden transition.

Source: Fox News

12/27/2020

Man wearing Trump mask, Santa Claus hat and beard, shoots brother-in-law, police say

A man wearing a President Donald Trump mask and a Santa Claus beard and hat shot his brother-in-law twice Saturday, authorities in California said.

Source: NBC News

12/27/2020

If Trump pardons himself, Biden should un-pardon him - Pittsburgh Post

False

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

12/27/2020

Trump Admin Says Travelers From U.K. Must Test Negative For COVID-19 Amidst New Strain Concerns

The Trump administration enacted new travel restrictions this week that, effective Monday, will curb the number of travelers entering the U.S. from Britain in an effort to prevent the spread of a coronavirus strain health authorities believe is more contagiou…

Source: The Daily Wire

12/27/2020

Former Bush Official Lashes GOP For Supporting 'Delusional' And 'Unhinged' Trump

Republicans are patiently playing “political Candyland” as they “continue to coddle and help encourage Donald Trump’s delusion," complains Elise Jordan.

Source: HuffPost

12/26/2020

'Devastating consequences': Biden blasts Trump for not signing COVID relief bill before unemployment aid lapses

If Trump doesn't sign the bill Saturday, it would effectively cut the extension in unemployment aid from 11 to 10 weeks.

Source: USA Today

12/26/2020

Republican Senators Divided Over Trump's Call for $2,000 Stimulus Checks

Senator Lindsey Graham called Trump's demand for $2,000 stimulus checks "reasonable," and urged Congress to listen.

Source: Newsweek

12/26/2020

Second stimulus check updates: Unemployment benefits for millions in limbo as Trump rages

Unemployment benefits for millions of Americans struggling to make ends meet were set to lapse at midnight Saturday unless President Donald Trump signed an end-of-year COVID relief and spending bill that had been considered a done deal before his sudden objec…

Source: Chicago Tribune

12/26/2020

Former Hip-Hop Producer Weldon Angelos Receives Pardon From Trump

Snoop Dogg's 'We From the LBC' soundtrack producer Weldon Angelos was pardoned by President Donald Trump after being sentenced to 55-years in prison.

Source: Complex

12/26/2020

Trump’s Fraud Claims Died in Court, But the Myth of Stolen Elections Lives On

For years, Republicans have used the specter of cheating as a reason to impose barriers to ballot access. A definitive debunking of claims of wrongdoing in 2020 has not changed that message.

Source: New York Times

12/26/2020

Mnuchin’s loyalty to Trump could end with painful setback as president shreds stimulus deal

Democrats and Republicans had thought Mnuchin was speaking for the president in negotiating the $908 billion pact, but Trump quickly called it a “disgrace.”

Source: The Washington Post

12/26/2020

Rep. Kinzinger swipes at Trump, fellow House GOP for denying election loss: 'It's sad'

Rep. Adam Kinzinger on Saturday called out President Trump and House Republicans who back his "crazy conspiracies" and denials that he lost the election to President-elect Joe Biden.

Source: Fox News

12/26/2020

GOP Lawmaker Accuses Trump and 'Grifters' of Pushing Electoral Challenge to Raise Funds

"They will raise money and gain followers by blaming everyone else knowing full well they can't do anything. It's sad, and an utter scam," GOP Congressman Adam Kinzinger tweeted Saturday.

Source: Newsweek

12/26/2020

Pro-Trump Lawyer Calls for Georgia Runoffs Boycott, Hints at Arresting Loeffler, Perdue

Lin Wood shared a plan to boycott Georgia's upcoming Senate runoff race, and hinted at arresting GOP Senators Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue.

Source: Newsweek

12/26/2020

Trump Attacks FBI, DOJ, Supreme Court and GOP Senators in Boxing Day Twitter Tirade

In a series of tweets Saturday, the president attacked a variety of people and departments for not backing his voter fraud claims.

Source: Newsweek

12/26/2020

Trump rails at Justice Dept., Supreme Court as stimulus bill deadline nears

The president took aim at the FBI and DOJ for not pursuing baseless claims of voter fraud in the 2020 election.

Source: Politico

12/26/2020

Trump fumes that first lady Melania was overlooked by major magazines

First lady Melania Trump hasn’t been “in Vogue” — or other fashion mags — nearly enough, President Trump said this week. Not a single major magazine has featured the f…

Source: New York Post

12/26/2020

Trump: Supreme Court 'totally incompetent' for refusing to overturn election - Business Insider

Trump called Biden a "Fake President" and said the US election "was the election of a third world country," alleging millions of "corrupt" votes.

Source: Business Insider

12/26/2020

Trump could cost jobless workers a week of $300 federal unemployment benefits - Business Insider

The president's fight for $2,000 stimulus checks threatens other parts of the relief package on unemployment insurance.

Source: Business Insider

12/26/2020

Wonder Woman 1984: Max Lord Wasn't Intentionally Based on Trump

When it comes to Wonder Woman 1984, the references aren't exactly subtle mostly because this is a comic book movie, and it takes place in the 1980s, which

Source: Bleeding Cool News

12/26/2020

Graham: Trump 'more determined than ever' to get bigger stimulus payments | TheHill

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said Friday night after spending part of the day with President Trum...

Source: The Hill

12/26/2020

Amy Coney Barrett steers the Supreme Court to the right, but not toward President Trump

Source: USA Today

12/25/2020

Unemployment Aid Set to Lapse Saturday as Trump’s Plans for Relief Bill Remain Unclear

At least a temporary lapse in expanded unemployment benefits for millions of Americans is now inevitable because of President Trump’s delay in signing a $900 billion pandemic relief bill.

Source: New York Times

12/25/2020

President Trump, First Lady release second White House Christmas greeting

President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump wished their fellow Americans a merry Christmas in a second holiday greeting released by the White House Friday. In the statement, the first couple ackn…

Source: New York Post

12/25/2020

Trump golfs in Florida as COVID relief hangs in the balance

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump spent his Christmas golfing in Florida as a government shutdown looms and COVID relief hangs in the balance. Trump, at his Mar-a-Lago club in...

Source: Associated Press

12/25/2020

In official Christmas Day message, Trump barely mentions Covid; Biden talks of pandemic's pain

In different Christmas greetings, Biden discusses Covid, Trump doesn't

Source: NBC News

12/25/2020

The complete list of Donald Trump’s pardons and commutations

As of Dec. 24, President Trump has issued clemency in the form of pardons or commutations to more than 90 people, from relatively obscure white-collar or non...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/25/2020

Donald Trump plays golf as Congress scrambles to salvage Covid relief bill

Nancy Pelosi in talks with treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin after president’s demand for $2,000 stimulus checks left deal in disarray

Source: The Guardian

12/25/2020

Trump ‘Will Be The Grinch Who Stole Christmas’: Al Green Slams President’s Veto

Democratic Texas Rep. Al Green said Thursday that President Donald Trump&#039;s last-minute defense bill veto could make him &quot;the Grinch who stole Christmas.&quot;

Source: The Daily Caller

12/25/2020

Relief bill in Trump limbo arrives at Mar-a-Lago | TheHill

The $2.3 trillion government funding and coronavirus relief package that was passed by Congress h...

Source: The Hill

12/25/2020

Trump Thanks Military, Healthcare Workers in Christmas Message: 'Our Gatherings Might Look Different'

"While our gatherings might look different than in years past, this Christmas, like every Christmas, is an opportunity for us to celebrate the birth of our savior, Jesus Christ, and show our...

Source: Newsweek

12/25/2020

Stimulus Check Update as House Republicans Block $2,000 Plan, Trump Golfs

The coronavirus relief deal remains in limbo over Christmas after House Republicans rejected President Donald Trump's demand for direct stimulus payments to be raised to $2,000.

Source: Newsweek

12/25/2020

The Republican heroes and villains of Trump's attempt to steal the election

As Donald Trump peddled baseless claims of vote fraud after 3 November, democracy found out who its friends were

Source: The Guardian

12/25/2020

Biden dogs star in charming Christmas video; Trumps recount Christmas 'miracle' in theirs

The Biden and Trump Christmas Eve videos posted on social media couldn't be more different. One features dogs; the other features the New Testament.

Source: USA Today

12/25/2020

Trump golfs in Florida as COVID relief hangs in the balance

Source: ABC News

12/25/2020

'Rush is the GREATEST!' Trump praises Rush Limbaugh after radio host speaks about cancer battle

Trump, left with Rush, shared a tweet from the show's producer writing: ' Rush is the GREATEST!' The conservative radio icon, right, said Thursday: 'I wasn't expected to be alive today'.

Source: Daily Mail

12/25/2020

Powell says White House aides won't let her help Trump | TheHill

Pro-Trump attorney Sidney Powell said Thursday that the president's aides are preventing her from...

Source: The Hill

12/25/2020

WATCH: President Trump and first lady share Christmas message

The Trumps are wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Source: WLWT Cincinnati

12/25/2020

Why lawmakers from both parties hope Trump 'calms down and simply signs the bill very quietly'

CNBC contributor Ben White explains how Congress could override a veto from President Trump on the Covid stimulus bill.

Source: CNBC

12/25/2020

Trump wields pardon power as political weapon, rewarding loyalists and undermining prosecutors

The president’s aggressive use of clemency this week showcased his willingness to exert raw power for his own personal gain.

Source: The Washington Post

12/25/2020

Trump Warns Republicans Who Didn't Back Election Fraud Claims: 'I Will NEVER FORGET!'

President Donald Trump singled out Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who acknowledged President-elect Joe Biden's victory in December, in his Thursday tweet.

Source: Newsweek

12/24/2020

The Trump administration is holding back over half of its vaccine doses. Distribute them now.

We have a small window to save lives during the current pandemic wave.

Source: The Washington Post

12/24/2020

Biden says Pentagon stonewalls his team as Trump threatens Iran - Business Insider

Lame duck presidents typically wouldn't dream of threatening war in their final days. But Trump is anything against but typical.

Source: Business Insider

12/24/2020

Frustrated Trump met with Pence before holiday break

Hours before President Donald Trump retweeted a message for his vice president to "act" in stopping the ratification of the Electoral College, he met for more than an hour in the Oval Office with Mike Pence, whom he has complained recently isn't doing enough …

Source: CNN

12/24/2020

Trump’s latest pardons complete coverup of the Russia scandal

With his pardons of his cronies Paul Manafort and Roger Stone, Trump closes the door on accountability.

Source: The Washington Post

12/24/2020

Trump's threat to veto Covid relief bill is holding up $9 billion in state vaccine funding

Trump's attack is holding up $8.75 billion in desperately needed funding that states thought they were getting to help pay for vaccine distribution.

Source: CNBC

12/24/2020

Prosecutors have "mounting amount of evidence" against Trump, Michael Cohen says

"What he is right now is very, very nervous and he is very scared," the president's former personal attorney told CBSN.

Source: CBS News

12/24/2020

Georgia Republicans silent on overriding Trump veto of defense bill

Georgia Republicans overwhelming voted in favor of the National Defense Authorization Act, but now they must decide whether they will vote with Democrats to override President Donald Trump's veto.

Source: Atlanta Journal Constitution

12/24/2020

Sasse, Bacon push back on Trump pardons and his complaints about stimulus bill - Omaha World

Sen. Ben Sasse and Rep. Don Bacon both pushed back on actions taken this week by President Trump.

Source: Omaha World-Herald

12/24/2020

Testing delays, staff shortages impede distribution of Covid treatment used by Trump

A shortage of staff that can administer monoclonal antibodies, which have to be given via IV, combined with delays in Covid-19 testing have limited their use.

Source: CNBC

12/24/2020

Republicans block $2,000 virus checks despite Trump demand

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans shot down a Democratic bid on Thursday to pass President Donald Trump’s longshot, end-of-session demand for $2,000 direct payments to most Americans before signing a long-overdue COVID-19 relief bill. The made-for-TV clash …

Source: WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

12/24/2020

House Republicans block Democrats’ effort to advance $2,000 stimulus checks pushed by Trump

The new drama on Capitol Hill came as Trump considered vetoing a $900 billion emergency relief package.

Source: The Washington Post

12/24/2020

Who is Charles Kushner, who was pardoned by Trump?

President Trump issued 26 pardons on Wednesday, including several with personal ties to the president or members of his administration. One of them is Charles Kushner, father of Trump's adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner.

Source: Fox News

12/24/2020

Paleologos on the Poll: A 'cult president'? Breaking down Trump's support

Donald Trump could at the very least be characterized as one of the few U.S. presidents with a cult of personality and a cult-like following.

Source: USA Today

12/24/2020

House Democrats will try to pass $2,000 stimulus checks after Trump voices support

House Democrats will move to pass $2,000 direct payments after President Donald Trump said he supports larger stimulus checks.

Source: CNBC

12/24/2020

Biden's post-election stock market bump is easily beating Trump's

The Biden era is off to a roaring start on Wall Street, even surpassing the euphoria following President Donald Trump's upset victory in 2016.

Source: CNN

12/24/2020

Trump issues stern warning to Iran after rocket attack on US Embassy in Baghdad

Source: Fox News

12/24/2020

Exclusive: Donald Trump's Martial-Law Talk Has Military on Red Alert

In secret meetings, ranking officers are discussing how the military would respond to any chaos around the inauguration and transition.

Source: Newsweek

12/24/2020

Sen. David Perdue's Latest Ad Promotes $600 Stimulus Checks After Trump Demands $2,000

Georgia Senator David Perdue said he delivered "direct checks to Georgians" in a new advertisement released before President Donald Trump implied he would not sign a new economic stimulus bill unless...

Source: Newsweek

12/24/2020

GOP Sen. Ben Sasse on Trump pardons: "Rotten to the core"

Sasse's office said Trump pardoned "another tranche of felons like Manafort and Stone who flagrantly and repeatedly violated the law."

Source: Axios

12/24/2020

Roger Stone reacts to pardon, calls Trump 'greatest president since Abraham Lincoln'

In his first television interview since being pardoned by President Trump, longtime Republican consultant Roger Stone sounded off on being absolved and praised the president as the greatest since Abraham Lincoln.

Source: Fox News

12/24/2020

GOP senator on Trump pardons: 'This is rotten to the core' | TheHill

Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Neb.) on Wednesday blasted President Trump’s ...

Source: The Hill

12/24/2020

Trump Warns Iran of Retaliation After Attacks on U.S. Embassy in Baghdad

The administration and military officials blame Tehran for recent rocket attacks in Iraq, adding to the growing tensions between the United States and Iran.

Source: New York Times

12/24/2020

Trump issues 26 new pardons, including ones for Stone, Manafort and Charles Kushner

President Donald Trump on Wednesday evening announced 26 new pardons, including ones for longtime ally Roger Stone, former campaign chairman Paul Manafort and White House senior adviser Jared Kushner's father, Charles.

Source: CNN

12/24/2020

Tensions between Trump and GOP lawmakers increase amid attempt to overturn election, COVID relief efforts

Trump has continued baseless election claims while slamming Congress' COVID relief deal, causing some contentious moments within the Republican Party.

Source: USA Today

12/24/2020

Trump Pardons: Manafort, Stone, Charles Kushner and More Granted Clemency

It was the second wave of pardons and commutations by the president in two days, showing his willingness to use his power aggressively on behalf of loyalists.

Source: New York Times

12/23/2020

GOP Rep Slams Trump for Doubling Back on Stimulus Checks, Says White House Rejected $2K

"He's leaving Republicans out there hanging out to dry after signing off on an agreement and asking us to vote for it," said Representative Peter King.

Source: Newsweek

12/23/2020

What is a pocket veto? It’s one way Trump could block the Covid-19 stimulus bill.

If Trump used a pocket veto on the stimulus bill, Congress wouldn’t be able to override it.

Source: Vox

12/23/2020

Trump vetoes defense bill, setting up possible override vote for National Defense Authorization Act - WLS

President Donald Trump on Wednesday vetoed the $740 billion bill known as the National Defense Authorization Act which includes pay raises for America's soldiers and modernizations for equipment, among other provisions.

Source: WLS-TV

12/23/2020

Trump vetoes defense bill, setting up possible override vote - Channel3000.com - WISC

The bill affirms 3% pay raises for U.S. troops and authorizes more than $740 billion in military programs and construction.

Source: Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

12/23/2020

Trump vetoes defense bill, setting up possible override vote

President Donald Trump has vetoed the annual defense policy bill, following through on threats to veto a measure that has broad bipartisan support in Congress and potentially setting up the first override vote of his presidency.

Source: KSAT San Antonio

12/23/2020

George Clooney on ‘The Midnight Sky’ and Donald Trump

His new movie is on Netflix, but the actor-director says theaters won’t go away and Hollywood will be fine. He’s not so sure about Washington.

Source: New York Times

12/23/2020

Survivors of Blackwater massacre in Iraq slam Trump's pardons for US guards behind killing

An Iraqi man who survived an infamous massacre of unarmed civilians by American security guards in Baghdad has condemned President Donald Trump's decision to pardon the men as "unjust."

Source: CNN

12/23/2020

Voting machine company executive sues Trump allies for defamation

An executive for a voting machine company that has been the target of conspiracy theories in the aftermath of Donald Trump's 2020 election loss and been baselessly accused of swinging the results against the President is suing his campaign and conservative me…

Source: CNN

12/23/2020

Trump's attack on Covid relief bill could lead to government shutdown, lapse in unemployment aid

Trump threatened to oppose a more than $2 trillion coronavirus relief and government spending bill only after Congress passed it.

Source: CNBC

12/23/2020

Democrats seize on Trump's push for $2,000 stimulus checks for boost in Georgia Senate race

In the crucial Georgia Senate runoffs, Democrats Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock are using Trump's new move to bash GOP Sens. David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler.

Source: CNBC

12/23/2020

President Trump: Unhappy, Unleashed and Unpredictable

President Trump remains the most powerful man in the world, but powerless to achieve what he most wants: to avoid leaving office as a loser.

Source: New York Times

12/23/2020

Pa. senators head to White House for pre-holiday lunch with President Trump

But some senators are declining the invitation to a luncheon orchestrated by Sen. Doug Mastriano, a Trump loyalist, due to prior commitments and the last-minute notice.

Source: PennLive

12/23/2020

Trump White House staffers receive conflicting messages about their departure

Staffers were first told that they “will start departing” on the week of Jan. 4. They were later told to disregard the memo.

Source: Politico

12/23/2020

Dow Jones Rallies Despite Trump Veto Threat; Apple Approaches New Buy Point, While Tesla Reverses Higher

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied more than 225 points despite President Trump's threat to veto the stimulus deal. Apple neared a new buy point.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

12/23/2020

Trump Leaves a Mess Behind at NASA

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- Donald Trump badly wanted to be the president who sent Americans back to the moon. Instead, his administration has presided over...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/23/2020

In Iraq, Trump’s Blackwater pardons meet with cynicism, fatigue

News of President Trump’s pardons made few headlines as Iraqis said they had little faith in U.S. justice.

Source: The Washington Post

12/23/2020

Jobless claims remain high, raising stakes for Trump’s new demands on economic relief bill

If Trump does not sign the $900 billion stimulus package, up to 14 million Americans will lose unemployment aid after Christmas.

Source: The Washington Post

12/23/2020

Lose-lose for McConnell as Trump, Dems support $2,000 stimulus checks - Business Insider

Trump called for Congress to increase stimulus payments to $2,000 from $600, leaving McConnell in an unenviable position.

Source: Business Insider

12/23/2020

Rep. Chip Roy: Trump right to 'call B.S.' on 'irresponsible swamp' bill for coronavirus relief

President Trump is right to oppose the new coronavirus relief package, Rep. Chip Roy, R-Texas, said Wednesday, calling it just the latest example of "irresponsible swamp" spending from Washington, D.C.

Source: Fox News

12/23/2020

Despite Trump’s intense hunt for voter fraud, officials in key states have so far identified just a small number of possible cases

The handful of criminal cases that have been filed include some against Republican voters who sought to boost the president, officials said.

Source: The Washington Post

12/23/2020

Coronavirus live updates: US, Pfizer cut deal on 100M more doses; Trump demands $2,000 stimulus checks; COVID-19 reaches Antarctica

Wyoming sets monthly record for COVID-19 deaths. Peru becomes fifth Latin American nation to surpass 1M cases. 322K U.S. deaths. Latest virus news.

Source: USA Today

12/23/2020

Democrats pressure McConnell to give in to Trump’s demand for $2,000 stimulus checks: ‘Let’s do it!’

Democrats seized on President Trump’s comments wanting $2,000 stimulus checks to pressure Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) to make the deal happen.

Source: The Washington Post

12/23/2020

Trump goes on a rampage with pardons, veto threats and Covid denial

Donald Trump's presidency is blazing into history in a way that epitomizes his corrupt excess, with pardons for cronies and war crimes, assaults on democracy, fresh Covid-19 denial and impunity for Russia.

Source: CNN

12/23/2020

Trump's longtime Deutsche Bank private banker and her close colleague abruptly resign

Rosemary Vrablic, a managing director and senior banker in Deutsche Bank's wealth management division, has resigned, effective Dec. 31, Vrablic and Deutsche ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/23/2020

Stock futures rebound from earlier losses after Trump criticized economic aid bill

Investors will get several economic reports including jobless claims, income & spending and new home sales

Source: Fox Business

12/23/2020

Trump turns on advisers, huddles with election fraud advocates

When President Trump tapped John Bolton as national security adviser, he praised the former diplomat’s hard-edged approach to foreign policy.

Source: Fox News

12/23/2020

Live updates: Trump demands $2,000 stimulus checks; calls long awaited coronavirus relief bill a ‘disgrace’

Nearly 18.2 million coronavirus infections have been reported in the United States since February. Close to 78 million cases have been reported worldwide.

Source: The Washington Post

12/23/2020

Trump goes after No. 2 Senate Republican John Thune, calling his 'political career over!!!'

In the space of a few hours on Tuesday night, President Trump pardoned mercenaries convicted of war crimes and Republican congressmen convicted of fraud and ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/23/2020

Trump's longtime personal bankers resign from Deutsche Bank

Two Deutsche Bank employees responsible for lending to President Donald Trump and his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, have resigned.

Source: MarketWatch

12/23/2020

Trump threatens to torpedo COVID relief with new demands

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump late Tuesday threatened to torpedo Congress’ massive COVID-19 relief package in the midst of a raging pandemic and deep economic uncertainty, suddenly demanding changes

Source: FOX5 Las Vegas

12/23/2020

Dominion worker sues Trump campaign and conservative media

Eric Coomer said he wants his life back.

Source: Politico

12/23/2020

Pelosi responds to Trump: Let’s push for $2K this week

– House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday night responded to President Trump’s call for an increase in stimulus funds following Congress’s passage of the COVID-19 relief package this week, saying she’s ready to push for the $2,000 checks the president requested.

Source: WFLA

12/23/2020

Republicans plunge into open battle over attempts to overturn Trump’s loss to Biden

The president taunted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, while House lawmakers egged on senators to contest the counting of electoral college votes next month, despite the lack of any widespread fraud or irregularities.

Source: The Washington Post

12/23/2020

Trump could use pocket veto to kill bloated spending, COVID aid bill

Congressional correspondent Chad Pergram reports on president's outrage at pork-filled legislation

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/23/2020

Newsmax, OAN, Trump campaign sued by voting systems worker who says false claims led to death threats

Lawyers Rudy Giuliani and Sidney Powell were named in the suit, which claims Trump's campaign and others made baseless claims about 'rigged' voting.

Source: USA Today

12/23/2020

Trump pardons Blackwater contractors jailed for massacre of Iraq civilians

Four guards fired on unarmed crowd in Baghdad in 2007, killing 14 and sparking outrage over use of private security in war zones

Source: The Guardian

12/23/2020

Trump calls on Congress to approve $2,000 stimulus checks, hinting he might not sign relief bill without changes

President Trump described the mammoth legislation as “a disgrace” and suggesting he would not immediately sign off on aid for millions of Americans.

Source: The Washington Post

12/23/2020

Biden Assails Trump Over Handling of Russia Hacking

“This assault happened on Donald Trump’s watch when he wasn’t watching,” President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. said.

Source: New York Times

12/23/2020

Trump threatens to torpedo COVID relief with new demands

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump late Tuesday threatened to torpedo Congress’ massive COVID-19 relief package in the midst of a raging pandemic and deep economic uncertainty, suddenly...

Source: Associated Press

12/23/2020

President Trump asks Congress to amend COVID-19 relief bill, wants bigger stimulus checks

President Donald Trump on Tuesday called on Congress to amend the current COVID-19 relief bill, saying he wants $600 direct payments to be increased to $2,000.

Source: WHNT News 19

12/23/2020

Stimulus check update: Trump suggests he won't sign COVID relief bill without $2,000 payments - WABC

President Donald Trump is now saying he won't sign the COVID-19 relief bill sent for his approval after representatives from the Trump administration worked to get a bill the president was willing to sign.

Source: WABC-TV

12/23/2020

Trump announces wave of pardons, including Papadopoulos and former lawmakers Hunter and Collins

President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced a wave of lame duck pardons, including two for men who pleaded guilty in Robert Mueller's investigation, as well as ones for Republican allies who once served in Congress and military contractors involved in a deadl…

Source: CNN

12/22/2020

Trump derails 'Santa rally', Brexit deal hopes lift pound

Stocks rose on Wednesday as investors waved away a threat by U.S. President Donald Trump not to sign a pandemic relief bill, while the British pound soared on rising expectations of a Brexit trade deal.

Source: Reuters

12/22/2020

What happens to Trump’s White House and POTUS Twitter accounts

The confusion over what happens to Trump’s official White House Twitter accounts, briefly explained.

Source: Vox

12/22/2020

Stock futures flat after Trump calls Covid stimulus bill unsuitable

Equities slipped on Tuesday despite Congress passing a bill with $900 billion in pandemic aid after months long negations.

Source: CNBC

12/22/2020

Joe Biden won't inherit Trump's millions of Twitter followers

Move marks a departure from past practice as in 2017 Twitter transferred followers of Obama administration accounts to Trump

Source: The Guardian

12/22/2020

Karl Rove Tears Into Sidney Powell: Trump Is 'So Ill-Served' by Her 'Antics'

Rove also laid into Michael Flynn, saying his idea to impose martial law and redo the election is “idiotic.”

Source: Daily Beast

12/22/2020

Trump's main banker at Deutsche Bank just announced her resignation - Business Insider

The president's long-standing contact at the bank Rosemary Vrablic will step down on December 31, though the reasons for her departure are unclear.

Source: Business Insider

12/22/2020

Biden blasts Trump for handling of cyberattack

“This assault happened on Donald Trump's watch,” the president-elect said.

Source: Politico

12/22/2020

Conservatives Urge Donald Trump to Veto Stimulus Bill

Mitch McConnell said the Senate could return after Christmas to block any veto attempt by the president.

Source: Newsweek

12/22/2020

$900B COVID relief bill passed by Congress, sent to Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress passed a $900 billion pandemic relief package Monday night that would finally deliver long-sought cash to businesses and individuals and resources to vaccinate a nation confronting a frightening surge in COVID-19 cases and deaths. L…

Source: WGN TV Chicago

12/22/2020

House Republicans meet with Trump to discuss overturning election results

Trump loyalists are planning a last stand Jan. 6.

Source: Politico

12/22/2020

Rudy Distances Trump From Sidney Powell as She Visits White House for Third Time

“She is not a special counsel for the president, she does not speak for the president, nor does she speak for the administration.”

Source: Daily Beast

12/22/2020

Monoclonal antibodies may have helped Donald Trump recover from COVID-19, but many others aren't getting them

Monoclonal antibodies mimic the natural process of the immune system, providing it with molecules the body normally manufactures to fight disease.

Source: USA Today

12/22/2020

Trump assembles a ragtag crew of conspiracy-minded allies in flailing bid to reverse election loss

The president’s orbit has grown more extreme as his more mainstream allies, including Attorney General William P. Barr, have declined to endorse his increasingly radical plans to overturn the will of the voters.

Source: The Washington Post

12/22/2020

Bill Barr breaks with Trump over Russia

Attorney General Bill Barr became the latest senior official to link the Russian government to a massive hack

Source: Salon

12/21/2020

Trump-supporting rapper Lil Wayne fumes as he's 'not involved nor invited' to upcoming Grammys

The 36-year-old entertainer, whose real name is Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr., noted his feted Grammys past in his public statement.

Source: Daily Mail

12/21/2020

Ivanka Trump campaigns in Georgia, but makes no mention of her father's election fraud claims

Ivanka Trump campaigned in Georgia on Monday for Sens. David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler, but didn't mention her father's claims that election fraud had cost...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/21/2020

Trump-Biden transition live updates: Biden gets COVID-19 vaccine, Harris campaigns in Georgia

Source: ABC News

12/21/2020

Rep. Clyburn on Trump and Operation Warp Speed: 'I'm glad he got out of the way'

President Trump's greatest contribution to the success of Operation Warp Speed in developing a coronavirus vaccine was getting "out of the way," House Majority Whip James Clyburn, D-S.C., told "Your World" Monday.

Source: Fox News

12/21/2020

Trump administration publishes list of Chinese, Russian companies with alleged military ties

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the move establishes a new process to "assist exporters in screening their customers for military end users.”

Source: Fox Business

12/21/2020

Some White House advisers fear Trump's final days

President Donald Trump has turned to a fringe group of advisers peddling increasingly dubious tactics to overturn the results of the election, creating a dire situation that multiple senior officials and people close to the President say has led to new levels…

Source: CNN

12/21/2020

Trump issues order to demand new US federal buildings be 'beautiful'

Long-expected executive order disparages architectural modernism but critics say Trump’s decree ‘mostly symbolic’

Source: The Guardian

12/21/2020

Trump Covid vaccine czar says 'extremely low' chance Pfizer and Moderna shots won't work against new strain

President Trump's coronavirus vaccine czar said Monday he expects Pfizer's and Moderna's Covid-19 shots will be effective against a new mutation of the virus.

Source: CNBC

12/21/2020

House Democrats seek CDC, HHS documents on Trump administration Covid response

The Democratic chairman of a House subcommittee issued subpoenas on Monday to compel Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar and Centers for Disease Control Director Dr. Robert Redfield to produce documents related to the agencies coronavirus response.

Source: NBC News

12/21/2020

Arizona GOP chair urges Trump to heed Flynn and 'cross the Rubicon,' alarming people who get the reference

President Trump met Friday night with Michael Flynn, the retired lieutenant general who briefly served as his first national security adviser, just weeks...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/21/2020

Trump is reportedly meeting with Michael Flynn, Sidney Powell, asking about martial law idea

President Trump held a heated, chaotic meeting in the Oval Office over several hours Friday night, and the senior White House officials present were alarmed ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/21/2020

Trump's talk of martial law sends White House staffers rushing to the press

A meeting President Donald Trump held to discuss overturning the election result alarmed some White House staffers -- people who are used to Trump's inflammatory and anti-democratic rhetoric.

Source: CNN

12/21/2020

Trump campaign petitions Supreme Court to overturn Pa. election results

The petition seeks to reverse a trio of Pennsylvania Supreme Court cases having to do with mail-in ballots and asks the court to reject voters’ will and allow the Pennsylvania General Assembly to pick its own slate of electors.

Source: New York Daily News

12/20/2020

Trump is reportedly considering making Sidney Powell an election fraud special counsel

The consideration came at a meeting at which Trump also reportedly asked about using martial law to overturn the election.

Source: Vox

12/20/2020

Trump wants Supreme Court to overturn Pennsylvania election results

The president and his legal team have repeatedly tried to change the outcome in Pa.

Source: Politico

12/20/2020

Trump wants Supreme Court to overturn Pa. election results

WASHINGTON — Undeterred by dismissals and admonitions from judges, President Donald Trump’s campaign continued with its unprecedented efforts to overturn the results of the Nov 3. election Sunday, saying it had filed a new petition with the Supreme Court. The…

Source: TribLIVE

12/20/2020

Trump Shares Video Suggesting COVID Pandemic Created to Make Him Look Bad, Lose Election

The video, titled "How to Steal an Election," has been viewed more than 815,000 times on Twitter as of Sunday afternoon.

Source: Newsweek

12/20/2020

Trump wants Supreme Court to overturn Pa. election results

WASHINGTON (AP) — Undeterred by dismissals and admonitions from judges, President Donald Trump's campaign continued with its unprecedented efforts to overturn the results of the Nov 3. election...

Source: Associated Press

12/20/2020

Trump campaign asks SCOTUS to reverse decisions by Pennsylvania high court

The Trump campaign on Sunday asked the US Supreme Court to reverse three decisions by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, claiming there is a “likelihood” they violate the Constitution and …

Source: New York Post

12/20/2020

Yellen Pressed to Back Strong Dollar in Reversing Trump-Era Tone

Source: Bloomberg

12/20/2020

Trump campaign brings new U.S. Supreme Court challenge over Pennsylvania’s 2020 election

The challenges center on decisions the state Supreme Court made over how and which mail ballots are counted.

Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer

12/20/2020

CNN’s Brian Stelter Warns That Right-Wing Media Will Continue to Push ‘Extremism’ After Trump (Video)

"It's way past time to talk about this honestly," Brian Stelter said on "Reliable Sources." "No one should tip-toe past this predicament."

Source: TheWrap

12/20/2020

Arizona GOP Chair Calls for Trump to 'Cross the Rubicon' in Tweet Shared by Michael Flynn

"We are working every avenue to stop this coup & to stop our Republic from crumbing," Kelli Ward tweeted.

Source: Newsweek

12/20/2020

Biden chief of staff Ron Klain faults Trump administration for mixed messages on hack

Klain said there have been different messages coming from the White House, secretary of state and President Trump's Twitter feed.

Source: CBS News

12/20/2020

Trump says he spoke with Sen.-elect Tuberville, who has hinted at backing electoral college challenge next month

“You see what’s coming. You’ve been reading about it in the House. We’re going to have to do it in the Senate,” the newly elected Alabama Republican said last week.

Source: The Washington Post

12/20/2020

White House COVID-19 Task Force Member Urges Trump To Get Vaccine

Taking that step would "generate more confidence" in the vaccine among the president's followers, said Adm. Brett Giroir.

Source: HuffPost

12/20/2020

Romney: Trump continuing to dispute election results is 'really sad' and 'embarrassing'

Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, called President Trump's refusal to concede the 2020 election "really sad" and "embarrassing" on Sunday.

Source: Fox News

12/20/2020

Trump promises 'wild' protests in Washington DC on the day the Electoral College will finalize election results

President Trump took to Twitter on Saturday to urge his followers to rally in Washington two weeks before Inauguration Day.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/20/2020

Romney: Trump has a 'blind spot' when it comes to Russia

Republican Sen. Mitt Romney said Sunday that President Donald Trump has a "blind spot" when it comes to dealing with Russia after the President downplayed a massive cyberattack on US federal agencies linked to the country, warning that the aggression "is a bi…

Source: CNN

12/20/2020

Romney Blasts Trump's 'Embarrassing' Flirtation With Martial Law: 'It's Going Nowhere'

“Well, it’s not going to happen,” Romney declared, adding: “It’s really sad in a lot of respects and embarrassing.”

Source: Daily Beast

12/20/2020

Navarro: 'We are all China hawks' because of Trump

As tensions between the U.S. and China rage on, White House trade adviser Peter Navarro told "Fox & Friends Weekend" that President Trump has pushed both parties to take a tougher line against China.

Source: Fox News

12/20/2020

Trump reportedly asked about naming far-right conspiracy theorist Sidney Powell to investigate election fraud

Trump told advisors that he is considering appointing Sidney Powell as special counsel to investigate allegations of election fraud.

Source: CNBC

12/20/2020

The Memo: Trump's future includes several paths | TheHill

President Trump will likely never admit that he lost the 2020 election, but the attention of the...

Source: The Hill

12/20/2020

Trump chief plotted to keep the White House COVID-19 outbreak secret - Business Insider

White House chief of staff, Mark Meadows, threatened to fire doctors if they disclosed any information to the public, reported the Washington Post.

Source: Business Insider

12/20/2020

Trump floated appointing Sidney Powell, lawyer who promoted conspiracy theories, as special counsel on voter fraud

Trump's legal team had previously said she did not work for them.

Source: CBS News

12/20/2020

Live Updates: Trump plans 'big rally' for Loeffler, Perdue in Georgia

Follow for the latest updates on the Georgia Senate runoffs.

Source: Fox News

12/20/2020

Trump returning to Georgia in last-minute push for Republican Senate candidates | TheHill

President Trump said in a tweet early Sunday that he will return to Georgia one day before t...

Source: The Hill

12/20/2020

Trump no deal-maker as Congress seeks pandemic relief bill

Donald Trump was elected partly on his fame for "The Art of the Deal," yet he's cut no big deals in office. The relief package is the latest, perhaps final, example.

Source: Los Angeles Times

12/20/2020

'Weekend Update' Pulls Off Hilarious Lowlights Supercut Of Trump Reign

And Colin Jost is manipulated into making fund of wife Scarlett Johansson

Source: HuffPost

12/20/2020

‘SNL’: Weekend Update Remembers Trump’s “Greatest Moments In Office” With Dramatic Montage

Saturday Night Live’s Michale Che and Colin Jost celebrated the final “Weekend Update” segment about Donald Trump for the year, with a musical montage that listed out the current president’s “greatest moments in office.” The SNL segment compiled Trump’s infam…

Source: Deadline

12/20/2020

Trump Suggested Sidney Powell as Election Special Counsel

Source: Bloomberg

12/20/2020

Trump floats naming Sidney Powell as special counsel on election; asks Flynn about martial law, reports say

Former national security adviser Michael Flynn was also at the White House meeting, where Trump reportedly asked him about invoking martial law.

Source: USA Today

12/19/2020

Trump Assumes 'This Is Fine' Stance as PR Fire Over SolarWinds Hack Rages On

A slew of companies and federal agencies including the Departments of Homeland Security, Energy, State, Commerce, and Treasury as well as the National Institutes of Health are among the many reported victims of the SolarWinds hacking scandal so far, but don’t…

Source: Gizmodo.com

12/19/2020

Senate fails to confirm 2 Trump nominees due to absences

“Some nomination votes ... are going to go down today because we have 12 absences,” Sen. Roger Wicker said.

Source: Politico

12/19/2020

Heated Oval Office meeting included talk of special counsel, martial law as Trump advisers clash

President Donald Trump convened a heated meeting in the Oval Office on Friday, including lawyer Sidney Powell and her client, former national security adviser Michael Flynn, two people familiar with the matter said, describing a session that began as an impro…

Source: CNN

12/19/2020

Coronavirus: Trump's Covid vaccine chief admits delivery mistake

The army general apologises to states who will get fewer Pfizer doses than they were expecting.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/19/2020

How much credit should Trump get for the coronavirus vaccines?

President Trump has claimed credit for the record-breaking speed of vaccine development. How much did his influence help, or hurt, the process?

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/19/2020

General apologizes for COVID-19 vaccine distribution day after Whitmer blasts Trump administration

Michigan was one of several states told to expect fewer doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Source: mlive.com

12/19/2020

Officials increasingly alarmed about Trump’s power grab

Officials say Trump is spending too much time with people they consider crackpots or conspiracy theorists.

Source: Axios

12/19/2020

Trump sought to tap Sidney Powell as special counsel for election fraud

Powell, an attorney for onetime national security adviser Michael Flynn, has led the president's efforts to overturn Joe Biden's victory.

Source: Politico

12/19/2020

Trump contradicts Pompeo, plays down alleged Russian role in cyberattack

The company at the center of the attack, SolarWinds, has not assigned blame to any country thus far.

Source: CNBC

12/19/2020

Trump Encourages 'Wild' Protests in D.C. on Date of Electoral College Vote Count

Trump, who campaigned twice on "law and order," urged his most fanatical supporters to hold "wild" protests on January 6 during what legal experts say is the final procedural step before Biden takes...

Source: Newsweek

12/19/2020

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo blames Russia for a hack on US agencies. Trump says “it may” have been China.

Pompeo is the first Trump administration official to do so. The accusation comes as the US plans to shutter two consulates in the country.

Source: Vox

12/19/2020

Space Force expected to live on past Trump era | TheHill

President-elect Joe Biden has pledged to reverse or review many of President Trump’s changes at t...

Source: The Hill

12/19/2020

Trump raised $200m from false election claims. What happens to the money now?

The president could use the funds to ensure he and his allies remain a powerful force in US politics

Source: The Guardian

12/19/2020

LIVE UPDATES: Trump signs stopgap bill to give Congress more time for coronavirus relief negotiations

Follow for the latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: Fox News

12/19/2020

Trump: 'Wild' protests planned for day of Electoral College vote count - Business Insider

President Trump took to Twitter on Saturday to urge his followers to rally in Washington two weeks before Inauguration Day.

Source: Business Insider

12/19/2020

Gretchen Whitmer Rips Trump Administration For 'Slow Walking' Vaccines As People Die

It's either "corruption" or "ineptitude," snaps the Michigan governor. Maybe both.

Source: HuffPost

12/19/2020

President Trump, Melania Trump don matching tuxedos in final Christmas portrait: See the photo

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump donned matching looks and smiles for their final White House Christmas portrait.

Source: USA Today

12/19/2020

Adult Film Star Teanna Trump Accuses Lil Baby Of Cheating On Jayda Cheaves & Fans Freak

Teanna Trump claimed Lil Baby 'cheated' on his girlfriend, Jayda Cheaves, and now, the two women are in a Twitter war with each other.

Source: Hollywood Life

12/19/2020

After government hack, media mum on ex-cybersecurity chief highlighted for contradicting Trump's fraud claims

After Russia hack, media mum on ex-cybersecurity chief highlighted for contradicting Trump's fraud claims

Source: Fox News

12/18/2020

Pro-Trump Group to Challenge 364K Voter Registrations in Georgia Ahead of Runoff Election

True the Vote said Friday the electoral challenges would "help ensure only legal, eligible votes are counted in Georgia's January 5 runoff elections."

Source: Newsweek

12/18/2020

See Donald and Melania Trump's 2020 Christmas portrait

“Merry Christmas from President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump,” reads the caption

Source: New York Daily News

12/18/2020

Trump pardons sparked controversy but have been the fewest in more than 100 years

President Trump's pardons have included servicemembers charged with murder and a former national security adviser accused of lying to the FBI

Source: USA Today

12/18/2020

Supreme Court: Trump wins the narrowest victory on his latest attempt to rig the census

Trump wins, for now. But the case is very likely to be back again soon.

Source: Vox

12/18/2020

Trump’s Future: Tons of Cash and Plenty of Options for Spending It

When President Trump departs the White House, he will have a huge pile of cash to fuel his future ambitions. He can hold rallies, hire staff and even lay groundwork for a potential 2024 run.

Source: New York Times

12/18/2020

Supreme Court punts on Trump bid to exclude immigrants from census

The high court's six Republican nominees ruled that the legal challenge to Trump's order was "premature."

Source: Politico

12/18/2020

Trump moved cyber security budget to pay for his wall before major hacking assault

‘We have a president diverting money, billions of it, to build a wall,’ says former FBI deputy

Source: Independent

12/18/2020

Donald Trump Is Talking About Everything but the Alleged Russian SolarWinds Hack

Even as critical government agencies acknowledged their computer systems appeared to have been affected, the president has continued to tweet about an election he had already lost.

Source: Newsweek

12/18/2020

Supreme Court throws out challenge to Trump's plan to exclude undocumented immigrants from census count

The Supreme Court on Friday threw out a challenge for now to President Donald Trump's bid to exclude undocumented immigrants from being counted when seats in Congress are divvied up between the states next year, but left open the possibility the issue could b…

Source: CNN

12/18/2020

Trump Declares McConnell, GOP Senators Must 'Get Tougher' to Keep Him in the White House

The president sent a warning to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and his GOP allies Friday morning.

Source: Newsweek

12/18/2020

Abortion, Guns and Trump: A Church Group Tries to Navigate America’s Divisions

Calvary Christian Reformed in suburban Michigan seeks understanding through dialogue; ‘my soul is hurting’

Source: The Wall Street Journal

12/18/2020

Trump supporters harass Brian Kemp’s daughter over her dead ex-boyfriend

Supporters of President Donald Trump have taken their harassment campaign against Republican Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp to new lows. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that Trump-loving conspiracy theorists have moved beyond just targeting Kemp and are now…

Source: Raw Story

12/18/2020

Joe Biden praises President Trump for ‘getting the vaccine moving’

In a television appearance Thursday night, Democrat Joe Biden praised President Trump for "getting the vaccine moving" as the treatment for fighting the coronavirus began to make its way across the U.S.

Source: Fox News

12/18/2020

With Trump silent, reprisals for hacks may fall to Biden

WASHINGTON (AP) — All fingers are pointing to Russia as the source of the worst-ever hack of U.S. government agencies. But President Donald Trump, long wary of blaming Moscow for cyberattacks, has...

Source: Associated Press

12/18/2020

American manufacturers pine for home as COVID disruptions, Trump tariffs shake up supplies

President Trump's trade war was supposed to encourage American manufacturers to pack up their international operations and move home. Did it happen?

Source: USA Today

12/18/2020

Top Republicans offer conflicting messages about Trump's loss while campaigning in Georgia

While Trump continues to push baseless claims of voter fraud, McConnell allies have acknowledged Biden’s win, warning that Democrats must be denied the Senate.

Source: The Washington Post

12/18/2020

White House aides talked Trump out of last-minute demand for stimulus checks as big as $2,000

Advisers persuaded the president on Thursday not to announce support for significantly bigger stimulus payments.

Source: The Washington Post

12/17/2020

Rep.-elect Issa says Trump should attend Biden inauguration | TheHill

Rep.-elect Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) said Thursday he hopes President Trump will attend President-e...

Source: The Hill

12/17/2020

Biden advisers warn Trump mass vaccine timeline may be too optimistic

Doctors advising President-elect Joe Biden on his response to the coronavirus pandemic are raising concerns internally that widespread distribution of the vaccine could take months longer than the Trump administration is letting on with some starting to tempe…

Source: NBC News

12/17/2020

Durbin praises Trump's COVID-19 vaccine Operation Warp Speed as 'dramatic success'

Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., a top critic of President Trump, gave the administration praise as a second COVID-19 vaccine tied to Operation Warp Speed is expected to receive emergency use authorization from the FDA.

Source: Fox News

12/17/2020

Trump Signs Directive Calling for Nuclear Reactors in Space

"The United States intends to remain the leader among spacefaring nations, applying nuclear power technology safely, securely and sustainably in space."

Source: Futurism

12/17/2020

Mike Pence to head overseas hours after declaring Joe Biden the presidential victor over Donald Trump

Pence will travel overseas hours after formally declaring that Biden beat Trump in November's presidential election.

Source: CNBC

12/17/2020

Trump signs Space Policy Directive-6 on space nuclear power and propulsion

One goal laid out in SPD-6 is the testing of a fission power system on the moon by the mid- to late 2020s.

Source: Space.com

12/17/2020

Pence prepares to confirm Trump’s loss — and then leave town

It’s a tactic Pence has used in recent weeks: stay out of the spotlight and insulate himself from his boss’s election-fraud crusade, while still bolstering his own credentials.

Source: Politico

12/17/2020

Never-Trump movement splinters as its villain heads for the exit

"Is there a market for an anti-Trump Republican Party now?” said one prominent member of the anti-Trump Lincoln Project. “I would say no.”

Source: Politico

12/17/2020

Melania Trump’s Spokeswoman Calls Stormy Daniels Interview ‘Salacious Gossip’

Melania Trump’s spokeswoman is weighing in on Stormy Daniels' ‘60 Minutes’ interview. Stephanie Grisham called the interview with Anderson Cooper "salacious ...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/17/2020

Melania Trump Heads to Florida Amid Stormy Daniels Scandal

The defiant first lady is taking refuge at Mar-a-Lago as the Stormy Daniels scandal swirls. Melania Trump’s surprise trip was only revealed after CNN White...

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/17/2020

Senate GOP has accepted Biden’s win but continues to push Trump’s baseless fraud claims

A hearing on election irregularities became a forum for revisiting rejected complaints the president made without evidence about alleged voter fraud in several swing states.

Source: The Washington Post

12/16/2020

A Glitch in Trump’s Plan to Live at Mar-a-Lago: A Pact He Signed Says He Can’t

Neighbors of the president say he has violated the 1993 agreement he made with Palm Beach that allowed him to convert a private residence into a moneymaking club.

Source: New York Times

12/16/2020

Trump expected to attend January RNC meeting, a hub for presidential hopefuls

The RNC meeting at Amelia Island will come during Mr. Trump's final days in office.

Source: CBS News

12/16/2020

Former Trump appointee encouraged herd immunity strategy for Covid-19, internal emails reveal

A former top Trump appointee urged health officials to adopt a "herd immunity" approach to Covid-19, according to internal emails obtained by the House Oversight Committee and shared with reporters.

Source: CNN

12/16/2020

Senate Republican uses hearing to pursue baseless election fraud claims as Trump tweets approval

Source: ABC News

12/16/2020

Antibody drugs used to treat Trump, others could cut Covid-19 hospitalizations by half, but they're not being used by the general public

Antibody drugs from Regeneron and Eli Lilly could reduce Covid-19 hospitalizations by 50 to 70%. Thousands of doses go out weekly, but they're not getting used.

Source: CNBC

12/16/2020

'It's turned crazy': Inside the scramble for Trump pardons

President Donald Trump may not be willing to accept his term is ending, but as the clock ticks down on his time in office, hundreds of his allies -- including some of his closest business associates and many high-profile criminals -- are ramping up their effo…

Source: CNN

12/16/2020

‘We want them infected’: Trump appointee demanded ‘herd immunity’ strategy, emails reveal

Then-HHS science adviser Paul Alexander called for millions of Americans to be infected as means of fighting Covid-19.

Source: Politico

12/16/2020

Trump health officials discuss Covid-19 vaccine as U.S. administers shots — 12/16/2020

Officials from the Health and Human Services Department and Pentagon are holding a joint briefing Wednesday on the Trump administration's Covid-19 vaccine pr...

Source: YouTube

12/16/2020

Operation Warp Speed adviser urges President Trump to promote COVID-19 vaccine

The chief scientist behind Operation Warp Speed has urged President Trump to promote the new COVID-19 vaccine. During an interview on Tuesday, Dr. Moncef Slaoui said the President has been very suppor

Source: One America News Network

12/16/2020

Trump HHS official urged young people getting infected with COVID - Business Insider

Paul Alexander wrote that "younger healthy people, children, teens" deliberately getting infected was a "potent weapon" to achieve herd immunity.

Source: Business Insider

12/16/2020

Trump campaign vendors got millions in COVID aid while being paid over $60M by Trump committees

“They used PPP as their pandemic piggy bank while those in real need lost out,” a watchdog group said.

Source: Salon

12/16/2020

‘Like a Hand Grasping’: Trump Appointees Describe the Crushing of the C.D.C.

Kyle McGowan, a former chief of staff at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and his deputy, Amanda Campbell, go public on the Trump administration’s manipulation of the agency.

Source: New York Times

12/16/2020

Trump Is Already Considering Replacing William Barr's Replacement Jeffrey Rosen: AP

The president wants a new special counsel to investigate Hunter Biden’s finances.

Source: Daily Beast

12/16/2020

Top Trump aide Derek Lyons to leave White House this month | TheHill

White House staff secretary Derek Lyons, one of President Trump's closest aides, is leaving his j...

Source: The Hill

12/16/2020

Amazon: Trump corruption the only plausible explanation for Microsoft winning $10B cloud deal

In a newly unsealed court filing, Amazon blames an "extraordinary environment of corruption, interference, and retribution" by President Donald Trump and his administration for improperly influencing…

Source: GeekWire

12/16/2020

Ron Johnson could take his last stand Wednesday as Trump’s most stalwart Senate defender

The Wisconsin Republican is using his last days as chairman of a powerful committee to investigate what he calls “election irregularities” of the 2020 campaign.

Source: The Washington Post

12/16/2020

Trump's Staff Secretary Lyons to Leave White House This Month

Source: Bloomberg

12/15/2020

Biden blasts Georgia's GOP senators, saying they 'stood by' as Trump tried to undo state's election results

President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday slammed Georgia's two Republican senators, saying that David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler "stood by" and "fully embraced nullifying nearly 5 million Georgia votes."

Source: CNN

12/15/2020

Jeffrey Rosen steps into the spotlight as he replaces Barr for Trump's last month

Jeffrey Rosen, set to take over as acting attorney general next week, is an unknown quantity in Trump White House politics, even after serving for more than a year as No. 2 to Attorney General William Barr, the especially vocal and controversial public face o…

Source: CNN

12/15/2020

George Clooney Remembers Donald Trump as the Guy Hitting on Cocktail Waitresses on the New York Party Circuit

Before Donald Trump became president, George Clooney remembers a time when he was simply a guy hitting on cocktail waitresses on the New York party circuit.

Source: Mediaite

12/15/2020

Saudi Arabia hires new crop of lobbyists with Joe Biden poised to roll back Trump-era relationship

Saudi Arabia is on a hiring spree for lobbyists as Joe Biden, who has signaled that he will take a tougher stance with the nation, prepares to take office.

Source: CNBC

12/15/2020

William Barr's exit is bad news for Trump's hopes of a 11th-hour pardoning spree

In addition to Trump mulling a self-pardon, he’s also considering family members and Rudy Giuliani – but Barr’s words may come back to haunt him

Source: The Guardian

12/15/2020

U.S. Senate leader McConnell acknowledges Biden victory; laments Trump defeat

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican, on Tuesday congratulated Democratic President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on their Nov. 3 election victories, ending his long silence on the outcome of the presidential race.

Source: Reuters

12/15/2020

Ingraham: Trump proves the 'media-medical cartel' wrong yet again with Operation Warp Speed success

President Trump proved the "media-medical cartel" wrong yet again with the success of Operation Warp Speed, an initiative once dismissed as nothing more than impractical wishful thinking by the administration, Laura Ingraham said Monday.

Source: Fox News

12/15/2020

Biden hails democracy and rebukes Trump after electoral college victory

The president-elect repudiated Donald Trump and said his assault on the democratic process was ‘unconscionable’

Source: The Guardian

12/15/2020

Trump's drug cards clear key hurdle following pressure from White House

A key panel blessed the president's promised drug-discount cards, surprising even some officials who worked on the plan.

Source: Politico

12/15/2020

Elections official threatened amid Trump loss anger

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The Washington Secretary of State’s Office has reported a threat made against a worker as efforts continue to intimidate elections officials and politicians for administering...

Source: Associated Press

12/15/2020

Trump news - live: President announces Bill Barr out at DOJ as Biden gives speech after Electoral College vote

Follow live updates below

Source: Independent

12/15/2020

Barr letter praises Trump, though reports showed relationship strained - Business Insider

The news of Barr's resignation comes after the long, loyal soldier for the president, broke with Trump over allegations of fraud in the 2020 election.

Source: Business Insider

12/14/2020

Congressman Leaving GOP Over Trump's 'Narcissistic' Attempts to Overturn Election

Rep. Paul Mitchell of Michigan said he will be an Independent for the remainder of his time in Congress.

Source: Newsweek

12/14/2020

'It Never Had to Be Like This': 300,000 Dead in US From Covid-19 Under Donald J. Trump

"It is equal to a 9/11 attack every day for more than 100 days."

Source: Common Dreams

12/14/2020

William Barr steps down as Trump's attorney general

Barr had dismissed Trump’s claims of significant voter fraud but critics said he made justice department tool of White House

Source: The Guardian

12/14/2020

Trump: Attorney General William Barr resigning, effective ‘just before Christmas’

Attorney General William Barr, one of President Donald Trump’s staunchest allies, is resigning amid lingering tension with the president

Source: The Detroit News

12/14/2020

Trump's health secretary: 'Of course, we would' vaccinate Biden publicly if he asks

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said Monday that if President-elect Joe Biden wants the newly released Covid-19 vaccine, the agency will ensure that he receives it.

Source: CNN

12/14/2020

Trump offered $850 million to terrorism victims to save Sudan-Israel deal | TheHill

The Trump administration offered up to $850 million to American victims of terrorist attacks as p...

Source: The Hill

12/14/2020

Wisconsin Supreme Court Rules Trump Election Challenge 'Unreasonable In The Extreme'

"Striking these votes now — after the election, and in only two of Wisconsin's 72 counties ... would be an extraordinary step for this court to take. We will not do so," Justice Brian Hagedorn wrote.

Source: NPR

12/14/2020

READ: Rep. Paul Mitchell's letter quitting the GOP, fearing 'long-term harm to our democracy' with its support for Trump's actions

Michigan Republican Rep. Paul Mitchell told CNN that his disgust and disappointment with President Donald Trump's efforts to overturn the results of the election have led him to request that the clerk of the House change his party affiliation to "independent.…

Source: CNN

12/14/2020

Congressman cites Trump's efforts to overturn election in announcing decision to quit GOP

In an exclusive interview, Rep. Paul Mitchell, Republican of Michigan, told CNN that his disgust and disappointment with President Donald Trump's efforts to overturn the results of the election have led him to request that the Clerk of the House change his pa…

Source: CNN

12/14/2020

Dow Jones Falls After Trump Makes Stimulus Demand, Nio Stock Down Again

The Dow Jones Industrial Average sank after President Donald Trump issued a coronavirus stimulus demand. Tesla stock rose as Nio stock fell.

Source: Investor's Business Daily

12/14/2020

Trump moves to sanction Turkey over Russian missile defense system under pressure from Congress

The Trump administration will sanction Turkey for its purchase of a Russian surface-to-air missile system more than a year after Ankara took delivery of the weapons, a delay that so frustrated Congress that lawmakers made the sanctions mandatory.

Source: CNN

12/14/2020

The Trump Administration's 'Operation Warp Speed' Has Spent $12.4 Billion on Vaccines. How Much Is That, Really?

Here's how it compares to other major federal programs

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/14/2020

On COVID-19 vaccine, Trump accused by media of giving 'false hope': 'Outnumbered' panel

Fox's "Outnumbered" panel reacted Monday to media predictions that a coronavirus vaccine was practically impossible by the end of 2020.

Source: Fox News

12/14/2020

Wisconsin Supreme Court tosses Trump election lawsuit

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A narrowly divided Wisconsin Supreme Court on Monday rejected President Donald Trump’s lawsuit attempting to overturn his election loss in the battleground state about an hour...

Source: Associated Press

12/14/2020

Trump’s chaos made America a sitting duck for cyberattacks

In November 2020, President Trump fired CISA director Christopher Krebs — a terrible decision that will make the recovery from the Russia-linked SolarWinds hack even more difficult.

Source: The Verge

12/14/2020

Wisconsin Supreme Court tosses Trump election lawsuit

The Wisconsin Supreme Court has rejected President Donald Trump’s lawsuit attempting to overturn his loss to Democrat Joe Biden in the battleground state.

Source: WMTV

12/14/2020

The Electoral College is voting to cement Joe Biden's victory over Trump

Joe Biden is projected to win 306 votes in the Electoral College on Monday, cementing his victory over incumbent President Donald Trump.

Source: CNBC

12/14/2020

Donald Trump is mocked over election loss in deepfake video by creators of South Park

Brought to life by Trey Parker and Matt Stone, the skit shows Trump sulking as he reads a reindeer story with a political twist to reflect his defeat to Joe Biden in November.

Source: Daily Mail

12/14/2020

How the ‘deep state’ scientists vilified by Trump helped him deliver an unprecedented achievement

A $14-billion partnership between government and industry is spurring the quickest vaccine development in U.S. history.

Source: The Washington Post

12/14/2020

Trump scraps plan to have top White House personnel among first vaccinated against COVID-19

President scraps administration order saying they should get the shots along with frontline health workers and people in nursing homes and long-term care facilities.

Source: CBS News

12/14/2020

Coronavirus live updates: Trump reverses course on plan to have White House staff get vaccine first

More than 16.3 million coronavirus infections and close to 300,000 fatalities have been reported in the United States since February.

Source: The Washington Post

12/14/2020

Coronavirus live updates: Donald Trump says he's not 'scheduled' for vaccine as first Pfizer shipments reach US health care facilities

Health care centers ready to give out Pfizer vaccine. U.S. nears 300K deaths. Latest COVID news.

Source: USA Today

12/14/2020

Inside the ‘nasty’ feud between Trump and the Republican governor he blames for losing Georgia

The defeated president has fixated on Brian Kemp for refusing to question the integrity of his state’s election, worsening long-simmering tensions between the two Republicans.

Source: The Washington Post

12/14/2020

In final years at Liberty, Falwell spent millions on pro-Trump causes

The nonprofit university’s think tank ran Facebook ads to “pray for our president,” with Donald Trump’s image.

Source: Politico

12/14/2020

Trump tells allies he will run in 2024, but hints he may back out

In calls to allies, Trump has been asking how to navigate the next two years and floated a possible trip to the Middle East.

Source: Politico

12/14/2020

Cher claims Trump will ‘burn down the White House’ rather than concede to Biden

Singer said she hasn’t hated anyone as much as she hates outgoing president

Source: Independent

12/14/2020

Coronavirus live news: GPs in England to start vaccinations; Trump says he is not scheduled to take vaccine

Italian government could put country under ‘red zone’ rules from 24 December; Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine delivered to English GPs; Trump, Pence and other officials to be offered vaccine starting Monday

Source: The Guardian

12/14/2020

President Trump uses tweet to lament Cleveland baseball team’s plan to change name from ‘Indians’

The president goes on Twitter to complain about 'cancel culture' after learning of the Cleveland baseball team's intent to change its name after the 2021 season.

Source: cleveland.com

12/13/2020

Vandals hit Black churches in D.C. during pro-Trump rallies

“This weekend, we saw forces of hate seeking to use destruction and intimidation to tear us apart,” Mayor Muriel Bowser said.

Source: Politico

12/13/2020

Electoral college vote may be knockout blow to Trump's ploy to subvert election

Formality to cement outcome of election takes on real political significance as Trump continues efforts to undermine results

Source: The Guardian

12/13/2020

Historic Black churches' Black Lives Matter sign, banner vandalized amid pro-Trump demonstrations in DC | TheHill

In cases now being investigated as possible hate crimes, two historic Black churches in Washingto...

Source: The Hill

12/13/2020

Violence erupts in Washington D.C. after Trump supporters rally

At least four people were stabbed near Black Lives Matter Plaza, about four blocks from the White House, and there were 33 unrelated arrests.

Source: CBS News

12/13/2020

Bill Gates Says Trump's 'America First' Wrong Approach, U.S. Vaccines Benefited From Foreign Help

The Microsoft co-founder said German scientists and foreign efforts helped create the record-setting vaccines now being rolled out to Americans.

Source: Newsweek

12/13/2020

GOP Sen. Lamar Alexander: Trump Must “Put the Country First” and Congratulate Biden

The Tennessee senator said that while Trump can raise legal challenges, that doesn't mean “his lawyers have a right to go to court with specious lawsuits.”

Source: Slate Magazine

12/13/2020

What the Electoral College vote means for Trump and Biden

What is the Electoral College? While the president continues to rail against the results of the 2020 election, electors will make his loss official on Monday.

Source: NBC News

12/13/2020

Congress requires a doctor on every cruise ship – as part of sweeping defense bill headed to Trump’s desk

Congress passed the first regulations on the cruise industry in a decade Friday, which include requiring a registered doctor to be aboard every ship, as just one provision of the $740 billion major national defense bill approved by the Senate with a veto-proo…

Source: Fox Business

12/13/2020

On eve of electoral college vote, Trump says he won't give in

Trump continues to deny election results and his supporters get violent.

Source: Los Angeles Times

12/13/2020

Trump again threatened to veto a military bill, days after it passed both chambers by veto-proof majorities.

Source: New York Times

12/13/2020

Refuting Trump, FDA commissioner says Pfizer vaccine could not have been authorized sooner

Source: ABC News

12/13/2020

Trump Says He Will Veto Defense Spending Bill Approved by Congress

Source: Bloomberg

12/13/2020

Stacey Abrams rejects comparison between her refusal to concede and Trump | TheHill

Former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams dismissed accusations from Georgia's secreta...

Source: The Hill

12/13/2020

Gen. Michael Flynn on Trump legal team's election challenges

Former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn provides insight on ‘Sunday Morning Futures.’

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/13/2020

Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander says Trump must 'put country first' and concede to Biden

"People can make their own judgment about whether the president's acting appropriately or not," Alexander told NBC News.

Source: USA Today

12/13/2020

Four People Stabbed, One Shot as Pro-Trump Protests Turn Violent

The stabbing victims in Washington, D.C. suffered potentially life-threatening injuries.

Source: Slate Magazine

12/13/2020

'Saturday Night Live' mocks Trump over Supreme Court's refusal to hear Texas case, coronavirus vaccine rollout

“Saturday Night Live” sounded off on the Supreme Court’s decision to decline to hear a Texas case seeking to overturn the election results that was backed by Donald Trump.

Source: Fox News

12/13/2020

GOP voters ready for Georgia runoffs despite Trump's claims

ATLANTA (AP) — Many Republican voters in Georgia are angry. They're convinced that widespread voter fraud — claims that are baseless — cost President Donald Trump the election to Democrat Joe...

Source: Associated Press

12/13/2020

Trump: Coronavirus vaccine would have taken 'five years' if I wasn't president

President Trump said finding a coronavirus vaccine would have taken "five years" if he weren't president during an interview that aired Sunday.

Source: Fox News

12/13/2020

Lamar Alexander: Trump needs to 'put the country first' and accept election results

The Tennessee Republican says a peaceful, orderly transition is vital.

Source: Politico

12/13/2020

Thousands gather in Washington D.C. to show support for Trump

The crowds dwindled since last month's protest that was organized by the same group.

Source: CBS News

12/13/2020

'SNL's' Rona Family Of COVID-19 Viruses Grateful To Trump For Keeping Them Around

"We wouldn't still be here if it weren't for Trump," said COVID-19 "dad" Beck Bennett in the dicey sketch.

Source: HuffPost

12/13/2020

President Trump does coin toss at Army-Navy football game

Donald Trump is at the Michie Stadium in New York to watch this year's historic Army v Navy football game.The Army Black Knights and Navy Midshipmen are faci...

Source: YouTube

12/13/2020

Trump Allies Eye Long-Shot Election Overturn in Congress, Testing Pence

Some House Republicans plan to try to use Congress’s tallying of electoral results on Jan. 6 to tip the election to President Trump. The attempt will put Republicans in a pinch.

Source: New York Times

12/13/2020

LIVE UPDATES: Trump legal team loses Wisconsin case, argues another in state's Supreme Court

Follow for the latest updates on the 2020 election legal challenges.

Source: Fox News

12/13/2020

Proud Boys surround man with knife at violent DC Trump rally

Violence erupted in Washington, D.C., on Saturday night as Proud Boys and Antifa clashed after a day of pro-Trump demonstrations, leaving a female cop injured and at least four people stabbed …

Source: New York Post

12/13/2020

Tempers flare as Trump supporters rally in Washington

Sporadic fights broke out between pro-Trump and anti-Trump demonstrators after sundown Saturday.

Source: OregonLive

12/13/2020

4 Stabbed and One Shot as Trump Supporters and Opponents Clash

Supporters of the president in several cities said they were still convinced that the election was stolen, no matter what the courts say. Some confrontations with counterprotesters turned violent.

Source: New York Times

12/13/2020

LIVE UPDATES: Trump supporters, counter-protesters in violent clash in DC

Follow for the latest updates on the D.C. protests.

Source: Fox News

12/13/2020

Michael Flynn Says Trump Will Remain President in First Public Remarks Since Pardon

"I've been asked—on a scale of one to ten, who will be the next president of the United States, and I say Donald Trump. Ten," Flynn told the crowd at a "Stop the Steal" rally in Washington D.C.

Source: Newsweek

12/13/2020

Trump Admin. Drops Green Hydrogen Bomb On Fossil Energy — Just For Starters

The green hydrogen economy has been simmering away and is set to boil over in the USA when President-Elect Joe Biden takes office.

Source: CleanTechnica

12/13/2020

Violence flares in Washington as far-right Trump supporters clash with counter-protesters

Four people reportedly stabbed as violence flares in Washington in the aftermath of a march to denounce Joe Biden’s election victory

Source: The Guardian

12/12/2020

Wisconsin Supreme Court Judge Tells Trump Attorney His Phony Lawsuit 'Smacks of Racism'

The Trump campaign is seeking to throw out more than 200,000 ballots in the state’s largest, most diverse counties.

Source: Daily Beast

12/12/2020

Wisconsin Supreme Court hears Trump lawsuit seeking to overturn state's election

President Donald Trump's legal team Saturday will go before the state Supreme Court in one of his last efforts to overturn Wisconsin's election results after a string of legal defeats.

Source: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

12/12/2020

Thousands of Trump supporters rally in DC to protest election before Electoral College formalizes Biden's win

As many as 15,000 Trump supporters are expected to gather Saturday to protest "voter fraud" and demand "election integrity" in the 2020 presidential election.

Source: USA Today

12/12/2020

D.C. braces for clashes Saturday as pro-Trump demonstrators descend on Washington

Long before the day’s events officially started, clashes had already begun.

Source: The Washington Post

12/12/2020

Trump administration buying another 100 million doses of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine

Government promises that the vaccine, which still needs FDA approval, will be free to patients.

Source: CBS News

12/12/2020

Trump announces BioNTech-Pfizer coronavirus vaccine roll-out | DW News

The US drug regulator FDA has approved the BioNTech-Pfizer coronavirus vaccine as the US readies itself to introduce mass immunization. The vaccine was shown...

Source: YouTube

12/12/2020

Coronavirus vaccine, pro-Trump DC rally, Army-Navy game: 5 things to know this weekend

CDC advisors meet to review data on Pfizer and BioNTech's COVID vaccine, Trump supporters plan for DC rally and more things to start your weekend.

Source: USA Today

12/12/2020

Trump's coup is failing but American democracy is still on the critical list

The electoral college will confirm Joe Biden’s victory on Monday but Donald Trump’s fact-phobic hold on the Republican party holds firm

Source: The Guardian

12/12/2020

Trump Pursues Appointing Special Counsel to Probe Election, Hunter Biden

President has expressed frustration with Attorney General William Barr as efforts to overturn election have failed

Source: The Wall Street Journal

12/12/2020

Does Trump have any options after Supreme Court rejects Texas lawsuit?

'Fox News @ Night' anchor Shannon Bream examines whether president's campaign has way forward on 'The Story'

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

12/12/2020

Trump signs one-week funding bill to avoid shutdown | TheHill

President Trump on Friday evening signed a short-term funding bill to keep the government open for another week while lawmakers negotiate a longer-term package.

Source: The Hill

12/12/2020

U.S. Supreme Court rejects Texas election challenge; Wisconsin high court to hear Trump case

Trump had called the lawsuit filed by Texas against Georgia, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin “the big one.”

Source: Madison.com

12/11/2020

Supreme court rejects Trump-backed Texas lawsuit aiming to overturn election results

Court blocks baseless effort by Republicans to undo Joe Biden’s victory in four states

Source: The Guardian

12/11/2020

Trump Grows Increasingly Angry With FDA, Wonders if COVID Vaccine Makers Are 'Democrats'

The president believes he deserves more credit. He’s also demanding more speed. And his agitation is directed at the FDA as well.

Source: Daily Beast

12/11/2020

Trump Admin Buys Extra 100 Mil Vaccine Doses After Missing Out On Pfizer Purchase

The Trump administration has bought an additional 100 million COVID-19 vaccine doses from Moderna, officials announced on Friday, after reports emerged that it…

Source: TPM