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The Note: How will the GOP reckon with the rise of 'Bannonism'?
The TAKE with Rick Klein Roy Moore may yet save a precious Senate seat for a Republican Party that’s back on his bandwagon. While he’s at it, he might be salvaging another political career: Steve Bannon ’s . Bannon’s appearance with Moore Tuesday in Alabama is a reminder that he was with him from
As national party abandons Moore, Bannon and Alabama GOP dig in
As the charges of sexual misconduct against Alabama GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore continue to plague his campaign and have driven most national Republicans to call for him to leave the race, the embattled candidate is still receiving support from two critical sources: Steve Bannon and Alabama
The Note: Two senators say 'enough' to Trump, but will others agree?
The TAKE with Rick Klein “Enough.” That was the plea from Sen. Jeff Flake on the Senate floor, capping an extraordinary day that saw not one but two Republican senators all but declare that the president of the United States is unfit for the presidency . Viewed one way, the exits of Flake and Sen.
David Blaine 'vehemently denies' rape allegation, lawyer says
David Blaine is defending himself against an allegation of sexual assault, his attorney told ABC News in a statement. The actor has been accused of raping a former model in London in 2004 when she was 21 years old, according to an interview the alleged victim gave to The Daily Beast . “My client
Russian Internet trolls sought to co-opt unwitting American activists
From their desks in St. Petersburg, Russian Internet trolls at a company with ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin sought to co-opt American civil rights activists and use them to stoke racial tensions and stir political unrest, authorities said. Congressional investigators tell ABC News that
George Clooney, Kate Winslet, Jennifer Lawrence speak out against Harvey Weinstein
Movie stars Kate Winslet, George Clooney and Jennifer Lawrence are the latest to weigh in on the allegations that studio owner Harvey Weinstein sexually harassed multiple women over three decades. Weinstein has been accused by several women, including actress Ashley Judd, of sexual harassment or
Security guard who found Vegas gunman was alone and unarmed: 'I was just doing my job'
An unarmed security guard at Las Vegas' Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino was the first to take on gunman Stephen Paddock, getting shot in the process, but providing crucial help for police looking to stop the massacre. The security guard, identified as Jesus Campos by the International Union,
Las Vegas shooter may have been casing Chance the Rapper and Lorde concert
Investigators are exploring whether Las Vegas suspected shooter Stephen Paddock sought a hotel room overlooking another outdoor concert in Las Vegas in late September that featured Chance the Rapper and Lorde, two sources told ABC News. Paddock allegedly rented multiple condos at The Ogden complex
The Note: Bannon beats Trump in Alabama Republican primary
THE TAKE with ABC News' Rick Klein If intra-party war is what they want, that is what they have. Roy Moore 's win in Alabama moves a divided Republican Party even further in a Trumpian direction – further, in fact, than Trump himself would take it. It's telling that, in celebrating Moore's victory,