President Biden's new partial vaccine mandate is facing criticism and potential lawsuits over whether it is legal. MSNBC's Chief Legal Correspondent Ari Melber reports on over a hundred years of case law upholding sweeping government mandates -- even in the absence of a pandemic emergency.
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Twitter users issued a collective "no" in response to a post from Donald Trump's son.
The Ohio Republican's attack on Democrats got flipped back on him.
People on Twitter think they spotted side-eye, and sent the term "even Bannon" trending.
Occupancy drops in Trump's flagship Fifth Avenue building in Manhattan.
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NewsmaxNewsmax host Grant Stinchfield absolutely lost his mind Wednesday night when a veteran helping Americans and Afghan allies flee Afghanistan offered the mildest of criticism of former President Donald Trump. Joe Saboe, an Iraq War veteran who recently founded the rescue organization Team America, appeared on Stinchfield’s eponymous Newsmax program to discuss his group’s efforts in assisting those looking to escape Afghanistan following the Taliban takeover.The first few minutes of the inte
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Russian Foreign Ministry/TASS/GettyRussian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has reportedly bankrolled his mistress’s travel abroad with him on official diplomatic trips to almost two dozen countries around the world, according to a new bombshell report from Russian opposition activist Alexei Navalny’s team. The report, entitled “Yachts, bribes and a mistress. What Minister Lavrov is hiding,” details a plethora of luxury digs and yachts enjoyed by the couple, including a yacht owned by the notoriou
- Business Insider
Budget overruns and culture clashes over long vacations plagued the $50 billion submarine deal France got booted from in favor of the US and UK
France was only given a few hours' warning that it had lost a lucrative submarine contract with Australia. But the deal had problems for years before.
The Florida Republican's response to the pandemic is hammered in author Don Winslow's latest video, which has topped 1 million views.
A real estate mogul dubbed “China’s richest woman” before her sudden disappearance in 2017 has recently reached out to her ex-husband. Ascent to wealth: Weihong Duan, who also goes by her English nickname “Whitney,” became a billionaire through Taihong, the real estate development firm she founded in 1996. Duan reportedly grew up in a one-room apartment in a small town in Shandong province.
Public approval of U.S. President Joe Biden has dropped to the lowest level of his presidency, with Americans appearing to be increasingly critical of his response to the coronavirus pandemic, according to the latest Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll. The national poll, conducted Sept. 15-16, found that 44% of U.S. adults approved of Biden’s performance in office, while 50% disapproved and the rest were not sure. While most Americans support the kind of vaccine and mask requirements that Biden has ordered recently to slow the spread of the Delta variant, some Republicans have criticized what they consider to be an overreaction by the White House.
- Business Insider
Then-CIA Director Gina Haspel said Trump's post-election behavior was 'insanity' and he was 'acting out like a 6-year-old with a tantrum,' book says
"Yesterday was appalling," Haspel told the US's top general, Mark Milley, after Trump fired Defense Secretary Mark Esper, according to a new book.
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REUTERSJust a day after testing positive for COVID-19, a Florida Republican official who battled against mask mandates, attacked the vaccine, and railed at CDC officials has died in Tampa.Gregg Prentice, who was 61, led the Hillsborough County Election Integrity Committee—and his sudden death has sent the local GOP scrambling as it no longer has access to essential campaign finance software without his help.In a Sept. 14 letter to the Federal Election Commission, the Hillsborough County Republic
- Lexington Herald-Leader
Letter: “Kentucky children will die for this, Kentucky parents will die for this, and Kentucky teachers and laborers will die for this, and they know it.”
The House speaker also mocked Trump for the history-making way he’ll be remembered if he runs for president again in 2024.
Newsom, his wife Jennifer Siebel Newsom and their other two children had since tested negative for COVID-19, according to the Governor's office.
Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati said Iranian fuel shipments imported by the Hezbollah movement constitute a breach of Lebanon's sovereignty, according to comments published by his office. "The violation of Lebanon's sovereignty makes me sad," Mikati told CNN in an interview, his office said in a posting on Twitter. He added: "But I'm not concerned that sanctions can be imposed" on Lebanon "because the operation was carried out without the involvement of the Lebanese government."
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Next week, ICE plans to fly eight deportation flights to Haiti and will then increase that to 10 per week, according to a document obtained by NBC News.
- The Week
Bill Barr reportedly warned Trump swing voters think he's a 'f---ing a--hole' before election
- The Guardian
Canada already shares intelligence with Australia, the UK, the US and New Zealand but was not included in Aukus pact Leaders of both the Conservative and New Democratic parties quickly criticized Justin Trudeau for Canada’s exclusion, suggesting it reflected a broader failure by the Liberal government to engage with key allies. Photograph: Canadian Press/Rex/Shutterstock Justin Trudeau is facing harsh criticism from political rivals after Canada was excluded from a new international defence pact
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A group of assailants felt the heat after a botched hit-and-run in Israel resulted in one person being set ablaze.