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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
Mike Bottom is finally going to the Olympics with Team USA
Mike Bottom got the call in his Omaha, Nebraska, hotel room between preliminary heats and finals on the last day of the U.S. Olympic swim trials in early July. He can tell you exactly what happened next. Bottom swung his feet from the bed onto the floor. His free hand clapped onto his head, as if
Holocaust Survivor, Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel Dies at 87
Elie Wiesel, a Holocaust survivor and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, has died, Israel's Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial said. He was 87. He was described in his Nobel prize citation as "a messenger to mankind." "His message is one of peace, atonement and human dignity," the statement said. "His belief
Obama Women Travel to Morocco
First Lady Michelle Obama and her daughters dine with the Princess of Morocco.
CIA to Pay Benghazi Contractor Glenn Doherty's Family $400K
The family of Glen Doherty , a CIA contractor killed in the 2012 Benghazi attack, will receive nearly half a million dollars from the spy agency under a newly-revealed program to provide “enhanced death benefits” to those working with the Agency who were killed in the line of duty since the early