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FBI found documents containing classified intel on Iran and China at Mar-a-Lago

The hole Trump has dug for himself just got a hundred feet deeper with the discovery of classified intelligence on major American rivals in his personal possession, making the disgraced ex-president a serious threat to national security.

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VIDEO OF THE DAY: Oklahoma Democrat goes megaviral with winning debate moment

The Republican candidate saw her talking points about crime dissected before her eyes.

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Watch as Democrats dominate at the debates!

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Jan. 6 committee subpoenas former President Donald Trump, calling on him to testify Nov. 14
It’s haaaaaaaapening! The subpoena calls for Trump to testify either at the Capitol or by videoconference at 10 a.m. ET on Nov. 14 — after the midterm elections.

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Steve Bannon gets sentenced to 4 months in prison
In June, the white supremacist Trump advisor told Tucker Carlson, “I support Trump and the Constitution, and if they want to put me in jail for that, so be it.” To which the Justice Department responded, “ok, great!”

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Graham asks Supreme Court to intervene after election ruling

Sen. Lindsey Graham on Friday asked Trump’s cronies on the U.S. Supreme Court to intervene after a lower court ordered him to testify in a special grand jury investigation into whether Trump and company illegally tried to influence Georgia’s 2020 election in a move that has “G-U-I-L-T-Y” written all over it.

Pentagon says terror attacks in Africa increased 300% over last decade
As the United States has quietly expanded its military footprint in Africa, the violence and deaths from jihadist insurgents have skyrocketed. The 46 US bases, 6,000 US soldiers and the operations they’ve conducted in 17 different countries have done little to stem the violence, calling into question whether the “War on Terror” in Africa is actually helping or is actively making things worse — which, of course, conveniently demands more men, more money, more bombs, and more violence is thrown at a problem that never gets solved.

Trump faces consequences amid January 6 Committee’s bombshell move

No Lie with Brian Tyler Cohen: Finally.

Voter fraud charge dismissed in Florida after arrest
Ron DeSantis’ appalling “voter fraud” stunt is going up in smoke after a judge ruled the charges against Robert Lee Wood had “no jurisdiction,” setting the stage for all 19 others to follow suit.

“Daylight robbery” — Pfizer condemned for hiking US COVID-19 vaccine price by 10,000% above cost
On the one hand, our communities will become hotbeds of disease where innocent poor people will die unnecessarily. On the other hand, Pfizer will get to have another year of record profits with massive payouts for wealthy executives and investors. Kind of a wash.

Despite record profits, rail companies reject workers’ demands for sick leave
A statement from the United States’ major freight rail companies left railroad workers feeling increasingly “disenfranchised and undervalued,” according to one labor organizer, as the National Carriers’ Conference Committee rejected a proposal from the third largest rail workers union which called for just seven days of paid sick leave per year.

Republicans in Idaho are trying to outlaw public drag shows
The GOP war on anything and everything even remotely related to public displays of LGBTQ identity are escalating at an alarming pace No word on whether other types of events, like intensely creepy child beauty pageants, will become outlawed as well in the Pleasantville-esque vision of society the GOP is trying to forcibly impose on a world that has long moved past their archaic and discriminatory ideals.


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