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Meek Mill’s latest album, Championships, dropped today. While I’m not the biggest fan of the Philadelphia yellsmith, I can acknowledge that because of everything that’s transpired in the past, say 18 months of his life, this album release is an event. From a very public feud with Drake (they’re cool now; Drake’s even…

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Monday 11.26.18 In “we all look alike” news, WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder was mistaken for LeBron James, Le’Veon Bell and a nonspecific band member while traveling throughout New York City. Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield, not letting his 37.5 percent career winning percentage go to his head, called former Browns coach Hue Jackson “fake” […]

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I still don’t get why it took so long or why he seemed to struggle with what should have been a simple decision—if justice, not politics, was the goal—but Tim Scott, a U.S. senator from South Carolina, has announced he will oppose the nomination of Thomas Farr. That means the Scott I think I know—the Scott I’ve heard…

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Ivanka Trump defended her use of a private email account as she was moving into an adviser's position in her father's administration.

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Following the loss of her seat in the House of Representatives, Utah politician Mia Love is not happy with her president.

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Earlier this month, an FBI report found that the number of reported hate crimes increased substantially under President Donald Trump’s tenure in office. Now, following the Democrats taking power back in the House of Representatives, the top-ranking Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee is warning the Trump…

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President Donald Trump is falsely asserting that the federal policy that split migrant families at the border was practiced by his predecessor, Barack Obama, as well.

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  President Donald Trump’s inhumane assault on a group of migrants attempting to seek asylum at the US border has enraged many including superstar Rihanna who called it an act of “terrorism.” —US agents fire tear gas as some migrants try to breach fence— The music and beauty mogul took to social media on Sunday and […]

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Remember all those times we wondered if Melania Trump was trying to send us a message with her styling choices? Well, I think we can put all speculation to rest, because for the second year in a row, her choice of holiday decor for the White House is shockingly on the nose.

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On Monday morning, pictures began circulating of Sunday’s confrontation on the U.S./Mexico border between dozens of Central American asylum seekers and U.S. Border Patrol agents—though let’s be real: The “confrontation” was one-sided.

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While you were recovering from your Thanksgiving holiday feast on Friday, the White House quietly released an alarming Climate Change report detailing the severe effect of unchecked greenhouse emissions on American livelihoods, agriculture and economy.

The post Official White House climate change report released over holiday weekend proves Trump is a liar appeared first on theGrio.

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I must admit, I knew nothing about Rep. Tulsi Gabbard from Hawaii before about three hours ago. If Tulsi Gabbard had burst into my home holding a giant check for millions of dollars while my wife was gone, and I were left to my own devices to explain the day’s events to my wife when she returned, I’d have totally…

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This may be your last chance at a 12-pack of flat-screen televisions, thanks to Donald Trump.

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  Hip hop legend Ice Cube is the latest rapper to take aim at Donald Trump in his music after two years of what many see as unprecedented corruption in his administration. Earlier this month, the former N.W.A. star released a teaser for the song “Arrest the President“ on social media and urged  followers to […]

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I think it was the next governor of Florida (please, Black Jesus,) who said that a “hit dog will holler.” And if President Trump’s twitter account is anything, it’s an ongoing log that proves he and his administration should be on late night ASPCA commercials.

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When it comes to working on behalf of criminal justice reform, Kim Kardashian West says she doesn’t really care what the public has to say about her methods. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star visited Donald Trump at the White House this summer, and convinced him to release Alice Marie Johnson, who was sentenced to life […]

The post ‘It’s a life versus my reputation’: Kim Kardashian West responds to backlash after Trump visit appeared first on theGrio.

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Andrew Gillum, Donald Trump, Florida Recount, News, Politics, Ron DeSantis, Top Stories, Video -

  In a strange bit of irony, years before Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum was enmeshed in his own election recount, he appeared in a documentary about one of the most infamous Florida voting scandals in recent history. Monday, Cheddar correspondent  J.D. Durkin tweeted out a clip from in Unprecedented – The 2000 Presidential Election. In the footage, a young Gillum can […]

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The only president with time built into his day to do what you do while you’re supposed to be working, Donald Trump has long had blocks of “executive time,” or time regularly spent tweeting and watching television, built into his daily schedule.

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It’s a question that arose early on election night last week, as a nationwide Democratic surge propelled the party back into power in the House of Representatives: What will Rep. Maxine Waters do now?

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Despite all the abuse she endured while in the White House, Michelle Obama is indisputably one of the most likable first ladies ever to inhabit the role. And in a new interview with Oprah Winfrey for Elle magazine, she gets candid about being one half of a famously political couple, doubles down on her assessment of…

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The Florida Secretary of State has ordered a recount in three tight election races, including the governor’s race that included Democratic candidate Andrew Gillum, who could become the state’s first Black governor. Secretary of State Ken Dentzer officially ordered a machine recount Saturday in the races for:  Governor, between Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum and Republican Ron […]

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  As California’s wildfires threaten heavily populated areas and rage out of control, President Donald Trump is threatening to pull funding to fight the flames. “There is no reason for these massive, deadly and costly forest fires in California except that forest management is so poor,” Trump said in a tweet in the wee hours of Saturday […]

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The journalism community is stepping forward to defend three Black women journalists who President Donald Trump insulted and condescended to during his much-talked-about White House press conference earlier this week. CNN anchor Brooke Baldwin spoke out on Friday for American Urban Radio Networks’ April Ryan, CNN’s Abby Phillip, and PBS News Hour’s Yamiche Alcindor, calling them “consummate professionals, A-grade.” “They can take […]

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Not only did David Dennison Donald Trump know about the hundreds of thousands of dollars paid to women with whom he carried on extramarital affairs, but he was also kept abreast of the arrangements at nearly every turn, according to a new report by the Wall Street Journal.

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When asked for his comments on Michelle Obama's strong words against him in her upcoming memoir, Donald Trump resorted to spouting unsubstantiated claims (aka lies). 

The post Trump Takes the Low Road: Pushes back against Michelle Obama’s memoir with lies about the Obamas appeared first on theGrio.

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Monday 11.05.18 Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones, in no way creating a coaching controversy by being the only owner in the league to take questions after a game, responded, “No” when asked if the team would make an in-season coaching change following a 3-5 start to the season. The U.S. Olympic Committee, […]

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Donald Trump, House of Financial Services Committee, Maxine Waters, Politics -

On Tuesday night, a blue wave took over the House of Representatives, flipping the House and giving Democrats control. The change sets up Congresswoman Maxine Waters as the potential head of the House of Financial Services Committee. The Financial Services Committee is responsible for the entire financial services industry such as securities, insurance, banking, and housing […]

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Andrew Gillium, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump, Media, Midterm Elections, Politics, Press Conference, Video, White House -

It has been two days since the Midterm Elections and the concession of Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillium. However, Gilliums promise may come true after additional votes were counted Wednesday afternoon that cut Ron Desantis lead down to 0.62%, meaning an automatic recount can occur if the margin of victory falls below 0.5%. If there is […]

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Everyone is basking in the moment. After two years of Donald Trump, Republican-controlled everything, many dangerous setbacks, a rollback of protections and a toxic environment, Democrats finally got a win on Tuesday! After securing control of the House and garnering several governorships, Democrats got a semblance of a check on this President. But before you […]

The post OP-ED: After the Midterms: The fight has just begun appeared first on theGrio.

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  Sean Hannity is known for his shocking rhetoric, but the Fox News host may have gone too far this week when he hit the stage alongside Donald Trump ahead of the midterm elections. Several employees of the network spoke to CNN about their outrage on the condition of anonymity on Tuesday. “People throughout the […]

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Abby Huntsman, Donald Trump, Entertainment, Midterm Elections, Television, The View, Trump, Video, Whoopi Goldberg -

  Whoopi Goldberg went in on Abby Huntsman on The View for claiming there’s a positive side to Donald Trump‘s divisive rhetoric. The newest co-host of The View claimed there is a silver lining to Trump’s antics, including his knack for spreading lies, by crediting him for inspiring more people to vote. “I try to […]

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