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    Ryan and McCarthy want you to believe they were joking about Russia’s war on Western civilization

    A bunch more bombshells hit Washington, D.C. late Wednesday, but one hits hard in the heart of the Republican establishment: The Washington Post’s scoop of a recording in which Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy “jokes” that Trump is on Putin’s payroll. When the Post approached Speaker Paul Ryan’s and McCarthy’s...

    The Republican Majority Leader’s ‘Joke’ About Trump’s Payments from Putin Points to Much Darker Questions
    May18

    The Republican Majority Leader’s ‘Joke’ About Trump’s Payments from Putin Points to Much Darker Questions

    What did the GOP know about the president’s ties to Russia and when did they know it? As happens almost every day, Wednesday featured a late-breaking bombshell Trump story. This one was the welcome news that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had done his job and appointed a special counsel to take over the Russia investigation. He made...

    The Republican Majority Leader’s ‘Joke’ About Trump’s Payments from Putin Points to Much Darker Questions
    May18

    The Republican Majority Leader’s ‘Joke’ About Trump’s Payments from Putin Points to Much Darker Questions

    What did the GOP know about the president’s ties to Russia and when did they know it? As happens almost every day, Wednesday featured a late-breaking bombshell Trump story. This one was the welcome news that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had done his job and appointed a special counsel to take over the Russia investigation. He made...

    The Morning Vertical, May 18, 2017
    May18

    The Morning Vertical, May 18, 2017

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kevin McCarthy’s explosive “joke” points toward a darker questions: How long have leading Republicans known about Donald Trump’s Russia problem?
    May18

    Kevin McCarthy’s explosive “joke” points toward a darker questions: How long have leading Republicans known about Donald Trump’s Russia problem?

    Kevin McCarthy (Credit: Getty/Jim Watson) As happens almost every day, Wednesday featured a late-breaking bombshell Trump story. This one was the welcome news that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had done his job and appointed a special counsel to take over the Russia investigation. He made a good choice by picking Robert Mueller, the...

    Inside Russia’s Social Media War on America
    May18

    Inside Russia’s Social Media War on America

    On March 2, a disturbing report hit the desks of U.S. counterintelligence officials in Washington. For months, American spy hunters had scrambled to uncover details of Russia’s influence operation against the 2016 presidential election. In offices in both D.C. and suburban Virginia, they had created massive wall charts to track the...

    Ukrainian LGBT Activists Attacked In Kharkiv
    May18

    Ukrainian LGBT Activists Attacked In Kharkiv

    LGBT activists were attacked in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv on May 17 at a rally to mark the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. (RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service) …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    16 Ukrainian tourists injured in accident in Turkey
    May18

    16 Ukrainian tourists injured in accident in Turkey

    Turkish officials say 16 Ukrainian tourists have been injured in a traffic accident in western Turkey. The Mugla governor’s office said in a statement that the bus was traveling Thursday … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    16 Ukrainian Tourists Injured in Accident in Turkey
    May18

    16 Ukrainian Tourists Injured in Accident in Turkey

    Turkish officials say 16 Ukrainian tourists have been injured in a traffic accident in western Turkey.The Mugla governor’s office said in a statement that the bus was traveling Thursday from popular tourist destination of Bodrum to Denizli province when it skidded on a… …read more Source:...

    16 Ukrainian tourists injured in accident in Turkey
    May18

    16 Ukrainian tourists injured in accident in Turkey

    ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish officials say 16 Ukrainian tourists have been injured in a traffic accident in western Turkey. The Mugla governor’s office said in a statement that the bus was traveling Thursday from popular tourist destination of Bodrum to Denizli province when it skidded on a rainy road and tipped over. The group’s Turkish...