CNN

Senator's speech was a powerful rej...

Senator's speech was a powerful rejection of the 'alternative facts' era

Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake came to the Senate floor Wednesday with a simple message for Donald Trump: Stop attacking the media.
WARNING: Congress' lack of oversigh...

WARNING: Congress' lack of oversight is dangerous, Flake says

Republican Sen. Jeff Flake, a frequent critic of President Donald Trump, took to the Senate floor Wednesday morning to rebuke the President for his repeated remarks on "fake news."
READ: Sen. Jeff Flake's speech crit...

READ: Sen. Jeff Flake's speech criticizing Trump

Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Arizona) took to the Senate floor Wednesday to rebuke President Donald Trump for his repeated attacks on the media. Read Flake's speech as it was prepared for delivery:
WATCH: Analysts spar over Flake's S...

WATCH: Analysts spar over Flake's Stalin comparison

Former Trump spokesman Jason Miller and former Bill Clinton adviser Paul Begala argue over the comparison Sen. Flake (R-AZ) made of President Trump to dictator Stalin.
WHITE HOUSE: Flake is criticizing T...

WHITE HOUSE: Flake is criticizing Trump for attention

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders responds to the speech Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) gave on President Trump's treatment of the press, saying the Senator is looking for attention.
MCCAIN: Trump should 'stop attackin...

MCCAIN: Trump should 'stop attacking the press'

Sen. John McCain is telling President Donald Trump to stop attacking the media, saying the administration's attitude makes it easier for oppressive regimes to mistreat reporters and for corrupt governments to be left unaccountable.

FoxNews

North Korea warns of 'abyss of doom...

North Korea warns of 'abyss of doom' if 'old lunatic' Trump remains president

Brazile says CNN€™s Tapper be...

Brazile says CNN€™s Tapper betrayed her after debate flap

Nasty notes that spurred Air Force ...

Nasty notes that spurred Air Force general€™s lecture written by ‘victim’

Woman killed €˜sugar daddy&ac...

Woman killed €˜sugar daddy’ when relationship soured: prosecutors

Exclusive: Undercover teams record ...

Exclusive: Undercover teams record grisly remote Faroe Islands whale slaughter

Wrestler had 15 drinks a day, slept...

Wrestler had 15 drinks a day, slept with 10,000 women, documentary reveals

MSNBC

Jared Fogle to plead guilty to sex ...

Jared Fogle to plead guilty to sex acts with minors, child porn

New poll: Hillary Clinton's lead sh...

New poll: Hillary Clinton's lead shrinks

Thai police issue warrant for bomb ...

Thai police issue warrant for bomb suspect

What's in the Ashley Madison data d...

What's in the Ashley Madison data dump?

Image of the day

Image of the day

2 missing after explosion rocks Was...

2 missing after explosion rocks Wash. Motel 6

Washington Post

A German hacker offers a rare look ...

A German hacker offers a rare look inside the secretive world of Julian Assange and WikiLeaks

Andy Müller-Maguhn is one of Assange?s few connections to the outside world and has visited the WikiLeaks founder regularly. These visits have caught the attention of U.S. and European spy chiefs investigating how WikiLeaks came into possession of a trove of hacked Democratic Party emails that the group released at key moments in the 2016 election.
?Our democracy will not last?: Jeff...

?Our democracy will not last?: Jeff Flake's speech comparing Trump to Stalin, annotated

The retiring senator from Arizona called out President Trump for launching a war on the media, comparing the president to Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin and warning his colleagues that nothing less than American democracy is at stake.
Kelly expresses optimism about ?dre...

Kelly expresses optimism about ?dreamer? deal without suggesting timeline

If GOP leaders can quell dissent among deficit and defense hawks and pass a short-term spending bill with only Republican votes, House Democrats will lose the leverage they planned to exercise during the current round of negotiations on behalf of young undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children.
GOP tries to leverage children?s he...

GOP tries to leverage children?s health plan in spending proposal

Unexpected defeat in rural Wisconsi...

Unexpected defeat in rural Wisconsin special election sets off alarm bells for Republicans

While the midterm elections are 10 months away, a stunning Democratic victory deep in the heart of Trump country suggests a blue tsunami could be forming.
Race to replace Tim Murphy is a tes...

Race to replace Tim Murphy is a test of Trump in western Pennsylvania

Reuters

Apple to pay $38 billion in U.S. ta...

Apple to pay $38 billion in U.S. taxes on foreign cash, open new campus

(Reuters) - Apple Inc on Wednesday said it will make about $38 billion in tax payments on its overseas cash and plans to open a second U.S. campus as part of a 5-year, $30 billion U.S. investment plan.
Tech, industrials lift Wall St.; fi...

Tech, industrials lift Wall St.; financials recover

(Reuters) - Wall Street's main indexes were higher on Wednesday, led by technology and industrial stocks as well as a recovery in the financial sector.
FTC probing Broadcom for antitrust ...

FTC probing Broadcom for antitrust practices: source

(Reuters) - The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is investigating whether chipmaker Broadcom Ltd engaged in anticompetitive tactics in negotiations with customers, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Bitcoin slumps below $10,000, half ...

Bitcoin slumps below $10,000, half its peak, as regulatory fears intensify

LONDON/TOKYO (Reuters) - Bitcoin skidded below $10,000 on Wednesday, halving in value from its peak price, with investors gripped by fears regulators could clamp down on the volatile cryptocurrency that sky-rocketed last year.
Mining, demand for heating power U....

Mining, demand for heating power U.S. industrial production

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. industrial production increased more than expected in December as unseasonably cold weather at the end of the month boosted demand for heating, but manufacturing output barely rose, pointing to moderate growth in the industrial sector.
GE's 2018 gains wiped out as worrie...

GE's 2018 gains wiped out as worries about turnaround plan persist

(Reuters) - Shares of General Electric Co continued its slide on Wednesday and wiped out all its gains in 2018, a day after the U.S. industrial conglomerate announced more than $11 billion in charges and hinted about a potential breakup.

ABC

A year in the most pro-Trump town ...

A year in the most pro-Trump town in America

A place where Buddy the dog barks like mad whenever he hears “Hillary.”
What you need to know about the me...

What you need to know about the meteor that caused seismic shock over Michigan

The meteor that lit up the night sky over southeast Michigan and shook the ground Tuesday night did not actually cause an earthquake, researchers say.
What's next for 13 siblings allege...

What's next for 13 siblings allegedly starved, held captive in parents' home

Two parents were arrested in the torture and child endangerment case in Calif.
Ann Curry on Matt Lauer: 'I am not...

Ann Curry on Matt Lauer: 'I am not surprised by the allegations'

The former "Today" anchor speaks out about her former co-host.
Koreas to march under one flag at ...

Koreas to march under one flag at Olympics

South Korea is hosting the Games next month.
Sen. Flake condemns Trump's media ...

Sen. Flake condemns Trump's media attacks, compares rhetoric to Stalin

The Republican senator has been a consistent critic of the president.

BBC

Koreas to march under single 'unite...

Koreas to march under single 'united' flag in Olympic Games

The North and South also agree to field a joint women's ice hockey team at the Pyeongchang Games.
France's baby milk scare: Police se...

France's baby milk scare: Police search Lactalis sites

Investigators search several sites run by dairy group Lactalis after a salmonella outbreak.
Dylan Farrow: Outrage after 'years ...

Dylan Farrow: Outrage after 'years of being ignored'

The director's adopted daughter discusses assault claim in her first TV interview.
Ahed Tamimi: Spotlight turns on Pal...

Ahed Tamimi: Spotlight turns on Palestinian viral slap video teen

Palestinian Ahed Tamimi is viewed as a symbol of resistance by some and a propaganda tool by others.
Scaramucci: Trump's tweets show off...

Scaramucci: Trump's tweets show off his wit

The former White House director of communications, Anthony Scaramucci, on President Trump's tweets.
US Navy collisions: Ex-commanders c...

US Navy collisions: Ex-commanders charged with negligent homicide

The commanders of two US destroyers are accused of negligent homicide after deadly crashes.

New York Times

Asia and Australia Edition: Winter ...

Asia and Australia Edition: Winter Olympics, California, C.I.A.: Your Thursday Briefing

Here?s what you need to know to start your day.
North and South Korean Teams to Mar...

North and South Korean Teams to March as One at Olympics

The agreement is a milestone in inter-Korean sports relations, and Seoul has said in the past it hoped such a move could contribute to a political thaw.
Ex-C.I.A. Officer Suspected of Comp...

Ex-C.I.A. Officer Suspected of Compromising Chinese Informants Is Arrested

The arrest of the former officer, Jerry Chun Shing Lee, 53, capped an intense F.B.I. investigation that began around 2012 after the C.I.A. began losing its agents in China.
Killing C.I.A. Informants, China Cr...

Killing C.I.A. Informants, China Crippled U.S. Spying Operations

At least 18 C.I.A. sources were killed or imprisoned in China between 2010 and 2012, one of the worst intelligence breaches in decades. Investigators still disagree about how it happened.
Trump Has Perfect Cognitive Test Sc...

Trump Has Perfect Cognitive Test Score, White House Physician Says

But President Trump could benefit from more exercise and losing weight, the presidential physician said after Mr. Trump?s annual physical.
G.O.P. to Use Children?s Health Ins...

G.O.P. to Use Children?s Health Insurance as Lure for Averting Shutdown

With no immigration deal in sight, Republicans are eyeing a stopgap bill to keep the government open past Friday, sweetening it with an extension of the child health program.

WallStreet Journal

Dow Industrials Top 26000 for First...

Dow Industrials Top 26000 for First Time

The Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly crossed 26000 for the first time, just seven trading sessions after closing above its last 1,000-point milestone.

Wired News

A Popular Crime-Predicting Algorith...

A Popular Crime-Predicting Algorithms Performed Worse Than Mechanical Turks in One Study

When researchers put a popular criminal justice algorithm up against a bunch of Mechanical Turks, they came out about even.
Global Warming Predictions May Now ...

Global Warming Predictions May Now Be a Lot Less Uncertain

Researchers claim they?ve reduced the uncertainty in a key metric of climate change by 60 percent. That could have implications for how humanity arrives at climate goals like it did in Paris.
Gadget Lab Podcast: How 'Shine Theo...

Gadget Lab Podcast: How 'Shine Theory' Improves Diversity in Design

A discussion about diversity in product design with Google's Lilian Rincon. Recorded live at CES 2018.
The Physics of the 69-Degree Inters...

The Physics of the 69-Degree Intersection That Kills Cyclists in the UK

Set up an intersection the wrong way, and an oncoming car can be completely blind to an approaching biker?with fatal consequences.
Nissan's Brain Wave Project Could H...

Nissan's Brain Wave Project Could Help You Drive by Reading Your Mind

Just put on this goofy helmet, and the car could know what you'll do before you do it.
Ford Is Finally Getting Serious Abo...

Ford Is Finally Getting Serious About Making Electric Cars

Starting with an $11 billion investment and an SUV to rival Tesla's Model X, called the Mach 1.

Sports ESPN

Apologists vs. Deniers: What voting...

Apologists vs. Deniers: What voting -- or not voting -- for Bonds and Clemens says about you

Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens are two of the greatest -- and most controversial -- stars MLB has ever seen. As the Cooperstown debate rages, which side voters land on tells us much more than just their stance on steroids.
Kawhi out indefinitely with quad in...

Kawhi out indefinitely with quad injury

Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard is out indefinitely as he rehabs a quad injury that cost him the first 27 games of the season.
Steelers' Tomlin parts ways with OC...

Steelers' Tomlin parts ways with OC Haley

The Pittsburgh Steelers have parted ways with offensive coordinator Todd Haley, coach Mike Tomlin announced Wednesday.
Landry: Contract talks with Fins 'd...

Landry: Contract talks with Fins 'disrespectful'

Jarvis Landry isn't sure why contract talks with the Dolphins have stalled, but the NFL leader in receptions this season feels the process has been "disrespectful" to this point.
Kaep makes good on final $100K of $...

Kaep makes good on final $100K of $1M pledge

Colin Kaepernick announced Wednesday his plans for the final $100,000 installment of his $1 million pledge to charity.
Source: Munchak declines 2nd Cards ...

Source: Munchak declines 2nd Cards interview

Mike Munchak has declined the Cardinals' request to interview him a second time for their head-coaching vacancy. Munchak has been the Steelers' offensive line coach since 2014.

Yahoo Movies

Team Trump tries to use Michael Moo...

Team Trump tries to use Michael Moore?s anti-Trump film as an endorsement

Team Trump tries to use Michael Moore?s anti-Trump film as an endorsementIn a scene from his new anti-Trump film, ?Michael Moore in TrumpLand,? the Oscar-winning filmmaker predicts that Donald Trump will win the Nov. 8 presidential election because the middle class is fed up with the establishment and will vote for the Republican nominee as a ?f*** you? to Washington. ?He is the human Molotov cocktail they have been waiting for,? Moore says.


New documentary provides an emotion...

New documentary provides an emotional look into Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin's scandal 'nightmare'

New documentary provides an emotional look into Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin's scandal 'nightmare'Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin considered splitting up. This revelation about one of the country?s most high-profile political couples came in one of the many uncomfortable, intimate moments featuring the pair in the new documentary ?Weiner.? The film, which documents Weiner?s ill-fated 2013 New York City mayoral campaign, also serves as a portrait of a family engulfed by scandal and the ravenous press coverage that comes with it. Abedin, a longtime aide to now-presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, admitted in front of the documentary crew?s cameras that she and Weiner considered separating after his first fall from grace.


Our Fairy Tales Are Older Than Thou...

Our Fairy Tales Are Older Than Thought

Our Fairy Tales Are Older Than ThoughtMany traditional fairy tales, long thought to be a somewhat recent invention, have actually been around for thousands of years, according to a new study.


How Should You Talk to Your Kid Abo...

How Should You Talk to Your Kid About Violence on TV and in Movies?

How Should You Talk to Your Kid About Violence on TV and in Movies?Talking about media violence helps to manage its impact on your kid. The more media violence kids are exposed to, the more ?normal? it appears.


5 Conversations to Have with Your K...

5 Conversations to Have with Your Kids After ?Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens?

5 Conversations to Have with Your Kids After ?Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens?Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens is the hugely popular sequel to George Lucas? sci-fi blockbuster series. Adult fans love sharing this special series with kids of all ages and learning what Han, Chewie, Leia, and all their new friends are up to in that galaxy far, far away. While The Force Awakens is more about action than introspection, there?s plenty for families to talk about after the credits roll. ...


The Star Wars Workout: Yes, It Exis...

The Star Wars Workout: Yes, It Exists (And It?s Pretty Awesome)

The Star Wars Workout: Yes, It Exists (And It?s Pretty Awesome)The Star Wars-inspired workout, Awaken Your Inner Force, will have you sweating more than a tauntaun on Tattoine. (Photo: Everett Collection)


Editorial New York Times

Op-Ed Contributor: Facebook Doesn?t...

Op-Ed Contributor: Facebook Doesn?t Like What It Sees When It Looks in the Mirror

But will Mark Zuckerberg be any good at social engineering?
Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Aziz, We...

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Aziz, We Tried to Warn You

It may seem like rules around sex have changed overnight, but feminists have been talking about this for a long time.
Op-Ed Contributor: A Way Forward fo...

Op-Ed Contributor: A Way Forward for New York-New Jersey Commuters

Projects to fix vital rail lines shouldn?t be held hostage by the Trump administration.
Op-Ed Contributor: Would the Air Fo...

Op-Ed Contributor: Would the Air Force Let Airman Trump Near a Nuclear Weapon?

As a former military psychiatrist, I worry that the president would fail the military?s mental health standards.
Op-Docs: Black Colleges in the Age ...

Op-Docs: Black Colleges in the Age of Trump

The president?s dealings with these important institutions have ranged from out-of-touch to outright bizarre.
Editorial: Donald Trump vs. Guantán...

Editorial: Donald Trump vs. Guantánamo?s Forever Prisoners

A new legal challenge represents the sharpest test yet at the prison of America?s commitment to fundamental principles of due process.

Editorial MSNBC

Slideshow: The Week in Political Ca...

Slideshow: The Week in Political Cartoons

NBCNews.com's political cartoonists take a look back at the past week.NBCNews.com's political cartoonists take a look back at the past week.


Clicked: One day at a time

Clicked: One day at a time

This blog is not dead.This blog is not dead.


Watch a 'ring of fire' solar eclips...

Watch a 'ring of fire' solar eclipse online

Science editor Alan Boyle's blog: If you can't make it to the South Pacific's eclipse zone to watch the sun turn into a "ring of fire" on Thursday, you can still see the spectacle online. Science editor Alan Boyle's blog: If you can't make it to the South Pacific's eclipse zone to watch the sun turn into a "ring of fire" on Thursday, you can still see the spectacle online.


Daily Nightly: Read the latest entr...

Daily Nightly: Read the latest entries

ZeitGeist: Terrible Father?s Day gi...

ZeitGeist: Terrible Father?s Day gift ideas

From ?The Daddle? to ?The Freedom Flask?, Willie Geist offers some really bad ideas for dad this year.From ?The Daddle? to ?The Freedom Flask?, Willie Geist offers some really bad ideas for dad this year.


First Read: The day in politics

First Read: The day in politics

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Goldman co-COO's ex-assistant charg...

Goldman co-COO's ex-assistant charged with stealing $1.2 million of wine

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former personal assistant to Goldman Sachs Group Inc Co-Chief Operating Officer David Solomon has been charged with stealing hundreds of bottles of wine worth more than $1.2 million from his former boss.
Alien sightings are no excuse for f...

Alien sightings are no excuse for filing your tax return late

LONDON (Reuters) - As Britain's deadline for annual tax returns looms, revenue authorities have warned they will be keeping a sharp lookout for any mention of aliens.
Dinosaur tail to be auctioned for M...

Dinosaur tail to be auctioned for Mexico quake reconstruction

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A fossilized dinosaur tail discovered in Morocco will be auctioned on Tuesday night in Mexico to raise funds for the reconstruction of thousands of schools damaged by two earthquakes that struck the Latin American nation in September.
Drunk droning now illegal in New Je...

Drunk droning now illegal in New Jersey

(Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed a law on Monday making it illegal to fly an unmanned drone aircraft after too many drinks, a spokesman said on the Republican's last day in office.
Wayward wallaby gets the jump on po...

Wayward wallaby gets the jump on police in Sydney Harbour Bridge chase

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australians often joke that tourists expect to see kangaroos hopping across the Sydney Harbour Bridge but the joke was on police on Tuesday when a wayward wallaby led them in an early-morning chase across the famous landmark.
French police stop drunk driver, 73...

French police stop drunk driver, 73, after 17 spins round roundabout

PARIS (Reuters) - A Frenchman who drank excessive amounts of alcohol and then drove 17 times round a roundabout said he had not heard the sirens when police finally brought him to a halt.
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