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After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in years

After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in years

By Christopher Ingraham | The Washington Post The National Rifle Association’s Political Victory Fund raised $2.4 million in donations in March, setting a 21st-century fundraising record for the group in the month after a gunman killed 17 students and educators at a high school in Parkland, Florida. The unprecedented fundraising haul came as gun control […]

Waffle House: America's all-night stage

Waffle House: America's all-night stage

Police tape blocks off a Waffle House restaurant on April 22 in Nashville, where at least four people died after a gunman opened fire. (Mark Humphrey/AP) America’s favorite all-night, comfort food institution has humble origins. Two friends with an idea — a 24-hour restaurant. Joe Rogers Sr. and Tom Forkner threw open the doors on the […]

Waffle House shooting suspect Travis Reinking arrested, police say

Waffle House shooting suspect Travis Reinking arrested, police say

Police in Nashville said Monday that they had arrested Travis Reinking, the 29-year-old accused of killing four people in a shooting rampage at a Waffle House over the weekend. The announcement Monday afternoon came nearly 34 hours after the mass shooting, which unnerved the Tennessee capital and prompted a sprawling manhunt. A little more than an hour before […]

Sean Hannity linked to shell companies that spent $90M on property: report

Sean Hannity linked to shell companies that spent $90M on property: report

Sean Hannity linked to shell companies that spent $90M on property: report  The Hill Full coverage Source link

LitHop attendees applaud for Randa Jarrar and free speech, denounce threats against her

LitHop attendees applaud for Randa Jarrar and free speech, denounce threats against her

On Wednesday, a statement released by Fresno City College says the campus and LitHop 2018 organizers support Jarrar’s decision to withdraw, citing the community’s safety is their “paramount concern.” The statement also said Jarrar’s words don’t reflect the views of Fresno City College or the event. Before poet and new headliner Carmen Giménez Smith took […]

Trump calls Comey a liar yet keeps citing him as a credible source

Trump calls Comey a liar yet keeps citing him as a credible source

Four days before memos written by former FBI director James B. Comey leaked to the press, President Trump tweeted that the documents are “phony” and “FAKE!” Yet after the memos became public on Thursday night, Trump held them up as proof that “there was NO COLLUSION and NO OBSTRUCTION.” James Comey Memos just out and show clearly that […]

Fresno State lecturer slams school for not backing Bush-tweet professor

Fresno State lecturer slams school for not backing Bush-tweet professor

FRESNO, Calif. — A Fresno State lecturer who says he was demoted after posting a tweet that Donald Trump “must hang” says the university president is again failing to defend academic freedom — this time over a professor who called former first lady Barbara Bush an “amazing racist.” In an opinion piece posted Thursday by […]

Justice Dept. turns over James Comey's memos on talks with Trump

Justice Dept. turns over James Comey's memos on talks with Trump

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As Stormy Daniels strips, truth about America laid bare: No moral compass in White House

As Stormy Daniels strips, truth about America laid bare: No moral compass in White House

CLOSE Stormy Daniels, the porn actress alleging a sexual affair with President Trump, released a sketch Tuesday of the man she says threatened her in 2011 to stay quiet about the relationship. She discussed the threat on ABC’s “The View.” (April 17) AP Stormy Daniels, left, poses with Philipp Gloeckl, 29, of Troy at the […]

3-year-old accidentally shoots pregnant mother in NW Indiana parking lot

3-year-old accidentally shoots pregnant mother in NW Indiana parking lot

Please enable Javascript to watch this video MERRILLVILLE, Ind. – Police say a 3-year-old girl accidentally shot and wounded her pregnant mother in a car parked outside a northwestern Indiana thrift store. The shooting happened around 4 p.m. Tuesday in the 300 block of East 81st Avenue in Merrillville, Ind., in the parking lot of […]

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