Jimmy Kimmel’s Intricate 60-Second Joke About Trump May Make You Cry

it’s a thing) on Thursday night by giving a Trump-themed twist to the age-old gag: “Why did the chicken cross the road?” Kimmel’s blistering summary of the Trump administration is enough to make you cry, but sadly not with laughter. RELATED COVERAGE Tom Arnold Claims Trump Called Son Eric The…

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New EPA Chief Faces First Call For Ethics Probe After Less Than A Month

E&E News Bloomberg News South Coast Air Quality Management District, a Southern California regulatory agency that paid Wheeler’s former firm at least $600,000 for lobbying between 2010 and 2012. The EPA did not respond to HuffPost’s request for comment on Thursday night. But the agency told E&E News that the…

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1-Year-Old Baby Appears In Immigration Court, Cries Hysterically

in federal custody who appeared in immigration court without his parents in Phoenix briefly played with a ball, drank from a bottle, then “cried hysterically” as he was about to leave the courtroom Friday, according to The Associated Press. The little boy, identified in court only as Johan, was one of the…

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Trump, Juncker Tout Deal Pulling Back From U.S.-EU Trade War

President Donald Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker agreed to suspend new tariffs while negotiating over trade, pulling the U.S. and Europe back from the edge of a transatlantic trade war. The leaders pledged to expand European imports of U.S. liquefied natural gas and soybeans and both vowed to…

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Astronauts Explain Why Nobody Has Visited The Moon In More Than 45 Years And The Reasons Are Depressing

Landing 12 people on the moon remains one of NASA’s greatest achievements, if not the greatest. Astronauts collected rocks, took photos, performed experiments, planted some flags, and then came home. But those week-long stays during the Apollo program didn’t establish a lasting human presence on the moon. More than 45…

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Rand Paul sides with Trump on Russia, says critics ‘motivated’ by dislike of president

Video Sen. Paul commends Trump for taking meeting with Putin Republican lawmaker from Kentucky says the U.S. is renewing engagement with Russia. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., on Monday expressed his approval of President Donald Trump’s handling of Russia despite the tsunami of criticism the president faced after his press conference…

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Democrats fear call to shame Trump admin officials will cost votes in midterms: report

Video Democrats call out Maxine Waters for encouraging incivility Congresswoman encourages supporters to confront Trump officials in public; reaction and analysis from the ‘Special Report’ All-Stars. Some Democrats are reportedly concerned that public appeals to “absolutely harass” Trump administration officials will come back to hurt them in the polls and…

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1-Year-Old Baby Appears In Immigration Court, Cries Hysterically

in federal custody who appeared in immigration court without his parents in Phoenix briefly played with a ball, drank from a bottle, then “cried hysterically” as he was about to leave the courtroom Friday, according to The Associated Press. The little boy, identified in court only as Johan, was one of the…

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Maxine Waters Cancels Events After ‘Very Serious Death Threat’

The threat follows Waters’ controversial call to protesters to confront members of the Trump administration in public over their support for the president’s zero tolerance policy against immigrants. “There was one very serious death threat made against me on Monday from an individual in Texas which is why my planned speaking…

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Separation at the border: children wait in cages at south Texas warehouse

US Border Patrol allows reporters to visit but does not allow pictures or interviews at holding facility housing children as young as four Inside an old warehouse in south Texas, hundreds of children wait away from their parents in a series of cages created by metal fencing. One cage had…

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Scott Pruitt, Trump’s embattled EPA chief, resigns amid ethics scandals

Donald Trump announces Pruitts departure on Twitter and praises him for doing an outstanding job Scott Pruitt, the hugely controversial administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, has resigned. Donald Trump announced Pruitts departure on Twitter and July 5, 2018 Trump had repeatedly defended Pruitt following a multitude of ethics scandals.…

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Gowdy rips Rosenstein on Russia probe: ‘Finish it the hell up’

Video Rod Rosenstein, Christopher Wray testify at House hearing House Judiciary Committee holds hearing on ‘oversight of FBI and DOJ actions surrounding the 2016 election.’ Republican Rep. Trey Gowdy tore into Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Thursday over the long-running Russia collusion probe — telling the Justice Department at…

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Scott Pruitt Resigns From The EPA Amid Ethics Scandals

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt’s controversial tenure ended President Donald Trump announced Pruitt’s resignation in a series of tweets late Thursday afternoon, praising the administrator and Andrew Wheeler, the EPA’s No. 2, who will now serve as acting administrator.  Speaking to reporters on Air Force One later Thursday, Trump said…

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Democrat ‘welcomes’ VP Pence to Philadelphia with one-finger salute

A Philadelphia legislator stirred controversy for a social media post of him flipping off Vice President Mike Pence.  (Facebook) A Pennsylvania state lawmaker posted a mocking “welcome” to Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday, accompanied by a stiff middle-finger salute. The post by state Rep. Brian Sims, a Democrat from…

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This Is What Happens To A Child’s Brain When They’re Physically Separated From Their Parents

Since early May, the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” immigration policy has resulted in the detention of more than 2,000 children, according to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The policy, which aims at prosecuting illegal border-crossing offenses, applies to all adults whether or not they come with children. Adults that do…

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Nazis separated me from my parents as a child. The trauma lasts a lifetime | Yoka Verdoner

I know from experience that the Trump-sanctioned brutality at the US border with Mexico will scar its child victims for life The events occurring now on our border with Mexico, where children are being removed from the arms of their mothers and fathers and sent to foster families or shelters,…

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