Fox News’ Laura Ingraham Wants To Turn MAGA Hats Into A Symbol Of Kindness

The host of “The Ingraham Angle” then “Well, I would continue to wear them whenever and wherever you like,” said Ingraham. “And when doing so, be sure to show everyone around you what true tolerance, kindness and inclusiveness looks like.” RELATED… Anderson Cooper Shreds Trump's Latest Gaslighting Attempt With Genius Caption Twitter Users Erupt After Mitch McConnell Calls Election Day Holiday A Dem 'Power Grab' Obama Photographer Fact-Checks Trump’s White House Tour Tales With Old Snaps

Donald Jr. Says GOP Would Never Get Away With A Northam; Twitter Lets Him Have It

Donald Trump Jr. insisted on Twitter Saturday that the GOP would never be allowed to get away with the kind of racist scandal engulfing Democratic Virginia Gov. Then Twitter followers reminded him that his dad called black nations very fine people,” and long pushed the white nationalist GOP Iowa Rep. Donald Trump’s oldest son happily posing with Leading Democrats have issued a crescendo of medical school yearbook page included a photo of a man in black face posing with another in Ku Klux Klan garb. Northam initially apologized for the photo, but now insists neither figure, whose faces are hidden, was him. He did, however, confess that he The startling explanation only triggered more demands for his resignation. 

Where to watch all best picture Oscar nominees

(CNN)The lineup of Oscar nominees for best picture this year offers a mix of old and new, of small personal films and box-office blockbusters. The Marvel superhero — about the king of the fictional African kingdom of Wakanda, T’Challa (Chadwick Boseman), whose rule is challenged by a figure from the past (Michael B. Jordan) — achieved its own kind of royalty, becoming the first film from that genre superhero movie to earn a best picture nomination. It ranks as the third highest-grossing movie of all time at the domestic box office, behind only “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” and “Avatar.” Oscar nominations: best picture, costume design, original score, original song, production design, sound editing, sound mixing Where to watch: Amazon …

Alabama murderer is suing state to allow imam to be with him when he is executed

(CNN)Domineque Ray wants an imam by his side when the state of Alabama puts the murderer to death. They have petitioned the court to have the chaplain excluded from the room and for the imam to be there to give spiritual guidance and comfort. The state says it is a matter of security and all people in the room when executions take place are department of corrections employees. It says it is willing to hold the execution without a religious cleric in the room. It is asking the US Supreme Court to overturn the stay. Ray’s attorney said the imam visits monthly with 10 death row inmates and has passed security checks. Ray, who was born in 1976, was sentenced …

Postcards finally arrive after 30 years

By the time they saw the postcards again, 353 months had passed. Image copyright PETER CHADWICK Image caption Varna Chadwick and her husband regularly sent postcards from their travels The postcards were sent via the islands’ barrel post system. Dating back to the 19th Century, barrel post was used by whalers and relied on post being picked out of beachside barrels and taken on the next step by islanders heading in the right direction. Image caption The couple said the postcards had brought back “wonderful memories”

How Liberals Learned To Love Scalia-Style Constitutional Originalism

For this court, that means making textualist arguments ― grounding a legal case in the original text of the Constitution and any relevant statutes ― to peel at least one vote from its five-vote conservative bloc. One progressive group happens to be uniquely prepared for this moment. “Our founding belief was that if progressives spent less time fighting about the method of interpreting the Constitution with conservatives, we could spend more time discussing what the Constitution actually means,” said Brianne Gorod, chief counsel for CAC. “And that that’s a fight that progressives can win.” Bloomberg via Getty Images The new Supreme Court is further to the right than any court in the decades. The center’s lawyers are representing nearly 200 members …

Parkland Dad Responds To Louis C.K.’s Murdered Kid Jokes With Chilling Standup

Manuel Oliver’s son Joaquin was one of 17 people killed in the Feb. 14 massacre at The video shows Oliver on a mock stage at a comedy club to the sounds of canned applause. Then things get dark, painful and uncomfortable ― and that’s the point. The video ends with footage of Joaquin sitting behind drums and telling this joke: “Why didn’t the skeleton cross the road? Because he didn’t have the guts!” he said, adding his own rimshot. “They testify in front of Congress, these kids, like what the fuck, what are you doing? You’re young, you should be crazy, you should be unhinged, not in a suit saying, “I’m here to tell…” Fuck you. You’re not interesting because …

Largest Utility In The U.S. Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

The owner of the biggest U.S. power utility has filed a motion seeking court approval for a $5.5 billion debtor-in-possession financing, it said in a statement. “Throughout this process, we are fully committed to enhancing our wildfire safety efforts, as well as helping restoration and rebuilding efforts across the communities impacted by the devastating Northern California wildfires,” PG&E interim Chief Executive Officer John Simon said. Separately, PG&E shareholder BlueMountain Capital Management LLC said it was “deeply disappointed” that the company’s board ignored calls from multiple parties to abandon its “reckless and irresponsible plan to file for bankruptcy.” PG&E, which had a debt burden of more than $18 billion, said earlier this month it would need to pursue a court-supervised reorganization …

Navy To Launch First All-Female Flyover To Honor Pioneer Fighter Pilot Rosemary Mariner

For the first time in military history, the Navy is deploying a ceremonial flyover with only female jet pilots to honor the death of retired Capt. Rosemary Mariner, the Navy’s first woman to fly a tactical fighter jet. The flyover will take place during Mariner’s funeral service in Maynardville, Tennessee, on Saturday. The aeronautic display is known as a traditionally held in honor of pilots or military personnel. Mariner, 65, died Jan. 24 after a five-year fight against ovarian cancer. obituary Her obituary noted that Mariner was grateful to the pioneers who paved the way for her career to flourish. “My role models were African-American men who had led the vanguard in integration of race in the armed forces and …

Trump Reportedly Spread Fake News About Obama To White House Visitors

“He just sat in here and watched basketball all day,” Trump said, according to the publication, citing four people. An Obama official poured cold water on Trump’s reported tour stories, however. They denied the existence of a hole and said Obama did not watch basketball in the dining room. RELATED COVERAGE Racist Rep. Steve King Gets Praise For Racism Comments, Invokes MLK Sean Hannity Doubles Down With Warning To 'My Conservative Friends' Mad At Trump

How the House-Senate Conference Committee aims to avert another shutdown

In other words, keep it narrow. OPINION: TRUMP ECONOMY IS SUCCESS STORY NOT EVEN HIS HARSHEST CRITICS CAN DENY But… It is generally thought that the House and Senate will only address the Homeland Security spending measure in this conference. However, it’s possible they could re-open the other six spending bills if that’s a way to forge a broad agreement. Hypothetically, House Democrats could ask for more spending in an area outside of DHS to meet their priorities – in exchange for GOP increases in border security. Also, keep in mind that sequestration (the set of mandatory spending caps agreed upon in 2011) still apply. Lawmakers themselves would have to declare an “emergency” (different from President Trump declaring a national …

OMB: Most furloughed government workers will receive pay by Thursday

Washington (CNN)Most government workers who were furloughed during the partial shutdown will receive their pay by Thursday, the Office of Management and Budget announced on Tuesday. The government reopened on Friday after the longest shutdown in US history. However, it’s back open only temporarily, so lawmakers must come up with a long-term budget plan in the next three weeks. Both sides failed during the shutdown to come to an agreement regarding President Donald Trump’s demand for $5.7 billion to fund a border wall. During the shutdown, Congress passed legislation guaranteeing back pay for federal employees. Government contractors, however, aren’t as lucky, and there is no guarantee those workers will get paid for the five weeks that parts of the government …

High school basketball teams bus flips over, injuring at least 14; two critical: reports

Varying reports said a total of either 14 or 16 people had been injured. It was unclear how the accident happened or whether any other vehicles were involved. IOWA CROWD’S RENDITION OF NATIONAL ANTHEM AT HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL GAME GOES VIRAL The team was from Martinsburg High School and had played at the Big Atlantic Classic at the Beckley-Raleigh Convention Center, WVVA reported. Gov. Jim Justice released a statement on Twitter: “I ask all West Virginians to join me in praying for the coaches, players, and all those associated with the Martinsburg high school girls basketball team after they were involved in a vehicle accident tonight on I-64,” he wrote. Trending in US Original Article : HERE ; This post …