Daily Archives: April 11, 2018


  • California to give Trump some National Guard patrols at Mexican border

    California to give Trump some National Guard patrols at Mexican border

    CLOSE President Trump on Tuesday stood alongside prototypes of the wall on the U.S. border with Mexico. (Video clip by Rafael Carranza/The Republic, pics by Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty, David Wallace/The Republic & Rafael Carranza). Produced by Daniel Simon Buy Photo Vehicles are seen parked at the border wall in downtown Calexico on April 10, 2018. (Photo:…



  • Facebook’s Zuckerberg just survived 10 hours of questioning by Congress

    Facebook’s Zuckerberg just survived 10 hours of questioning by Congress

    Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday faced a tougher, tenser grilling at his second congressional hearing, as lawmakers unleashed a litany of complaints about the company’s privacy practices, its failure to fight the opioid crisis and the lack of diversity within its executive ranks. For five hours, Democrats and Republicans on the House Energy…


  • Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens gives statement amid scandal — live stream

    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens gives statement amid scandal — live stream

    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens admitted to an extramarital affair but defiantly refused to resign in a statement issued ahead of a special legislative committee issuing an investigative report related to an extramarital affair the Republican engaged in before his election. According to the report, the woman testified Greitens was physically aggressive during an unwanted sexual…



  • FBI sought Trump’s communications with his personal lawyer regarding Access Hollywood

    FBI sought Trump’s communications with his personal lawyer regarding Access Hollywood

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  • Battle brewing in GOP’s quest to pick next leader

    Battle brewing in GOP’s quest to pick next leader

    With House Speaker Paul Ryan’s announcement that he’ll retire from Congress at the end of his current term, a new leadership battle is brewing inside the Capitol – setting up a 216-day fight for the Speaker’s gavel. Interested in Republican Party? Add Republican Party as an interest to stay up to date on the latest…



  • John Boehner Says, ‘My Thinking on Cannabis Has Evolved’

    John Boehner Says, ‘My Thinking on Cannabis Has Evolved’

    The statement was no surprise in the case of Mr. Weld, a supporter of legalization who ran on the Libertarian Party’s ticket in 2016 with Gary Johnson, a former New Mexico governor. But it was a dramatic U-turn for Mr. Boehner, of Ohio, who had been considered no friend of marijuana advocates while in office.…