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The Note: Trump’s congratulatory tone with Russia rings alarms for some
The TAKE with Rick Klein So President Donald Trump calls Vladimir Putin . And, according to the White House, Trump congratulates Putin and says he wants to get together soon but doesn’t mention election meddling or the poison attack in the United Kingdom. “We don't get to dictate how other
Tuskegee Airman Floyd Carter Sr. dies; he was 95
The New York Police Department says Tuskegee Airman Floyd Carter Sr. has died at the age of 95
The Note: Under Trump, "Fake news" takes on new meaning
The TAKE with Rick Klein It looks as if a new entry might be developing, just in time for awards season. The day that President Donald Trump has promised to present his “Fake News Awards” provides a clear and stark example of how the concept has evolved over the past year. “Fake news” has gone from
Bob Dole to be presented with Congressional Gold Medal with Trump in attendance
Former congressman, senator and presidential candidate Bob Dole was one of the few prominent GOP names to support President Donald Trump in the 2016 election. Trump will repay that support on Wednesday as he appears at an award ceremony granting Dole the Congressional Gold Medal . Dole served as a
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.
In Unprecedented Move, Sen. Cory Booker to Testify Against Jeff Sessions
Senator Cory Booker is so opposed to Donald Trump’s pick for attorney general that the New Jersey Democrat is willing to break precedent. Tomorrow, Booker plans to give testimony in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee as to why he believes Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions should not be the next
Sen. Cory Booker Delivers Unprecedented Testimony In Opposition of Sessions
"In fact, at numerous times in his career, [Sessions] has demonstrated a hostility towards these convictions," Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J. said.
What Jeff Sessions Has Said About Race and Civil Rights
The man who Donald Trump has tapped as his nominee for attorney general, Sen. Jeff Sessions , R-Ala., is being criticized anew for decades-old allegations that he made racist remarks as a federal prosecutor in his home state. Even then, Sessions insisted he harbored no racial bias and disputed the
Meet the Women Leaders of the World
As far as powerful women go, Hillary Clinton has been one of the most discussed in recent months. In her concession speech Wednesday, she said, "To all the little girls who are watching this, never doubt that you are valuable and powerful and deserving of every chance and opportunity in the world
Burton Burns is the hidden force behind Alabama's dominant ground game
When Alabama's offense takes the field against USC on Sept. 3 in Arlington, Texas, everyone knows what to expect. After 10 years of this, who dots the "I" in the I-formation is almost beside the point. What matters is that Nick Saban's team is expected to continue to produce one of the best running