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Here’s the secret to getting a Trump presidential pardon

Here’s the secret to getting a Trump presidential pardon

President Donald Trump runs his White House (and his life) by two simple principles: 1. Reward your friends 2. Punish your enemies It’s just not any more complicated than that. Earlier this month, we saw the “punish your enemies” side of Trump when, against the advice and urgings of a number of Republican senators, he…MORE

Greater Idaho: Rural conservatives in Oregon look to join Idaho

Greater Idaho: Rural conservatives in Oregon look to join Idaho

Some residents in Oregon are fed up with living under Democratic control of their state government and have launched a ballot initiative campaign to join Republican-led Idaho. The movement, known as “Move Oregon’s Border for a Greater Idaho,” is hoping to expand the borders of the Gem State through the inclusion of more than a…MORE

A Georgia college student has been missing since Valentine’s Day

A Georgia college student has been missing since Valentine’s Day

Authorities in Georgia have escalated the search for a missing Fort Valley State University who was last seen on Valentine’s Day. The search began Saturday when the family of 23-year-old Anitra Gunn reached out to police and said they had not heard from her for an “unusual amount of time,” the Fort Valley Police Department…MORE

Faye Swetlik died from asphyxiation hours after abduction, coroner says

Faye Swetlik died from asphyxiation hours after abduction, coroner says

A South Carolina first grader was killed hours after she was abducted from her home last week, a county coroner said Tuesday. Faye Marie Swetlik, 6, went missing from outside her Cayce, South Carolina, home on February 10. She was last seen playing in her front yard after taking the bus home from Springdale Elementary…MORE

Trump makes empty slams on Obama economy

Trump makes empty slams on Obama economy

His reelection bid accelerating, President Donald Trump has again seized credit for an economic turnaround, claimed record job creation and accused his predecessor of a “con job” on the subject. His claims make sense as a matter of bombastic Trumpian politics. All presidential incumbents surf positive economic developments on their watch in asking voters for…MORE

Why Bernie Sanders is the current favorite for the Democratic nomination

Why Bernie Sanders is the current favorite for the Democratic nomination

The Democratic presidential race is about to enter hyper speed — and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is currently in the driver’s seat. Much attention has been paid to former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s recent surge, but Sanders has built out a clear national lead and is the favorite ahead of the Super Tuesday primaries…MORE

Trump pardons junk bond king Michael Milken

Trump pardons junk bond king Michael Milken

President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he was granting clemency to Michael Milken, the legendary bond king from the 1980s who served several years in prison for violating securities laws and has since become a prominent philanthropist. Trump made the announcement to reporters Tuesday, along with the news that he was commuting the sentence of…MORE

A children’s book written by LeBron James to be published in August

A children’s book written by LeBron James to be published in August

LeBron James, long a dominant force on the basketball court, will now try his hand at writing children’s books. HarperCollins Publishers announced a two-book deal with the LeBron James Foundation on Tuesday. James’ debut book is a picture book titled “I Promise.” It is scheduled for release on August 11, 2020. “Books have the ability…MORE

Trump says he has ‘total confidence’ in Barr

Trump says he has ‘total confidence’ in Barr

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he has “total confidence” in Attorney General William Barr despite a swirl of controversies in the past week that have led to questions about the department’s impartiality and widespread calls for Barr to step down. Speaking at Joint Base Andrews, Trump also dismissed suggestions that his public comments on…MORE