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The White House told Carl Kline to ...

The White House told Carl Kline to not appear at a deposition, saying Democrats were seeking access to confidential information

The White House has instructed a former official who was in charge of the security clearance process to not comply with a House subpoena demanding his appearance for an interview, the latest move by the Trump administration to thwart Democratic-led investigations into all aspects of the presidency.
Ocasio-Cortez: What's next? Nuclear...

Ocasio-Cortez: What's next? Nuclear codes in Instagram DMs?

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) joined other Democratic lawmakers in the fierce debate during a House Oversight Committee vote on subpoenas over reports President Donald Trump overruled concerns about 25 individuals whose security clearances were initially denied over a range of disqualifying issues.
White House security official suspe...

White House security official suspended, alleges boss broke rules

A veteran manager in the White House office that processes security clearances has been suspended amid allegations she made against her boss that he endangered national security by breaking the law and flouting security procedures.
Opinion: Why Javanka's security cle...

Opinion: Why Javanka's security clearances were vital to Trump

If officials had a reason to resist granting Ivanka Trump a security clearance, and all indications suggest they did, their concerns were not heeded by the President. In fact, just the opposite.
Kushner breaks silence on White Hou...

Kushner breaks silence on White House security clearance

Jared Kushner, one of President Trump's top advisers and son-in-law, speaks out after a whistleblower revealed the Trump administration pushed for security clearances for 25 individuals despite, what she calls, "serious disqualifying issues."
Cummings: Whistleblower was scared ...

Cummings: Whistleblower was scared of our GOP colleagues

During a House Oversight Committee hearing, Chairman Elijah Cummings (D-MD) and Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) traded attacks over whether the House should issue subpoenas in the probe over President Trump overruling concerns about 25 individuals whose security clearances were initially denied over a range of disqualifying issues.

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?

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2 missing after explosion rocks Was...

2 missing after explosion rocks Wash. Motel 6

Washington Post

Sri Lankan police home in on obscur...

Sri Lankan police home in on obscure Islamist group in Easter attacks

Officials are investigating National Thowheeth Jamaath ? a local group that a U.S. official said has ties to the Islamic State ? in the highly coordinated suicide bombings of churches and hotels Sunday.
The latest: Death toll rises to 311...

The latest: Death toll rises to 311 in Sri Lanka bombings

The focus is now on a local Islamist militant group and the international assistance it may have had in planning and coordinating the attacks.
Deadly attacks tap into global anxi...

Deadly attacks tap into global anxiety about Christian-Muslim violence

The attack in a place such as Sri Lanka stokes fears everywhere, including the United States.
At least four Americans are among t...

At least four Americans are among the dead in Sri Lanka bombings, State Department confirms

At least 290 people are dead and 500 are injured.
Sri Lanka?s social media shutdown i...

Sri Lanka?s social media shutdown illustrates global discontent with Silicon Valley

The clampdown may mark a turning point in countries? willingness to act to stop the spread of falsehoods online.
Mueller report fallout threatens to...

Mueller report fallout threatens to redefine constraints on presidency

The aftermath of the special counsel?s report, as well as Congress?s inability to help serve as a check on President Trump, could create a precedent in which it remains unclear where to draw lines on presidential behavior.

Reuters

Samsung retrieving all Galaxy Fold ...

Samsung retrieving all Galaxy Fold samples after defect reports -source

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is retrieving all Galaxy Fold samples distributed to reviewers to investigate reports of broken screens, a day after it postponed the phone's launch, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday.
Asian stocks inch up but China falt...

Asian stocks inch up but China falters; oil at 2019 highs

Stocks in Asia rose marginally on Tuesday as many markets reopened after the long Easter break, while oil jumped to its highest this year as the United States tightened sanctions on Iran.
U.S. to end all waivers on imports ...

U.S. to end all waivers on imports of Iranian oil, crude price jumps

The United States on Monday demanded that buyers of Iranian oil stop purchases by May 1 or face sanctions, a move to choke off Tehran's oil revenues which sent crude prices to six-month highs on fears of a potential supply crunch.
Japan expects little impact from U....

Japan expects little impact from U.S. scrapping Iran oil waivers

Japan expects a limited impact from the U.S. decision not to renew waivers previously granted on Iran oil import sanctions, the country's trade and industry minister said on Tuesday.
End to Iran sanction waivers only b...

End to Iran sanction waivers only bullish for oil prices in short term: Barclays

The U.S. push to reduce Iranian oil exports to zero will tighten crude markets significantly in the short term, but is unlikely to have a big effect on prices over a longer period, Barclays said in a note on Monday.
Fast track: Indonesia, Malaysia rai...

Fast track: Indonesia, Malaysia rail projects may give China more deals

In a rural part of Indonesia's Java island, two orange-clad workers confer in Mandarin over plans to lay tracks on a stretch of a $6 billion high-speed rail project between the capital Jakarta and the textile hub of Bandung.

ABC

Quake in northern Philippines kill...

Quake in northern Philippines kills 11, leaves 24 missing

Rescuers found more bodies in the rubble of a supermarket that crashed down in a powerful earthquake that damaged buildings and an airport in the northern Philippines, raising the death toll to 11
A Trump Fed choice steps aside, an...

A Trump Fed choice steps aside, and another faces new doubts

Trump's efforts to reshape Fed stumble as Cain withdraws and Moore faces renewed doubts
Supreme Court takes on LGBT employ...

Supreme Court takes on LGBT employment discrimination

The U.S. Supreme Court announced Monday that it will hear three high-profile cases involving employment discrimination against LGBT Americans.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren's free colle...

Sen. Elizabeth Warren's free college plan aims to eliminate most student debt

Elizabeth Warren revealed a new higher-education platform that aims to eliminate tuition for two- and four-year public colleges and cancel student loan debt for millions.
Radical Muslim group blamed in Sri...

Radical Muslim group blamed in Sri Lanka bombings, 1 of 4 American victims identified

Police said at least seven suicide bombers were involved in the massacre. Now, a radical Muslim group is suspected in Sri Lanka bombings.
Military vet joins 2020 presidenti...

Military vet joins 2020 presidential race

He's the 19th Democrat to declare.

BBC

Sri Lanka attacks: Authorities face...

Sri Lanka attacks: Authorities face scrutiny over advance warnings

Reports there were warnings of possible attacks throws the spotlight on the country's leadership.
Iran oil: US to end sanctions exemp...

Iran oil: US to end sanctions exemptions for major importers

The move, which could affect five countries, is intended "to bring Iran's oil exports to zero".
University student creates first ai...

University student creates first aid kit for mental health

Tina Chan developed the kit after experiencing anxiety and depression while at university in Canada.
Lyra McKee killing: 'New IRA admits...

Lyra McKee killing: 'New IRA admits responsibility'

The group offered "full and sincere apologies" to the journalist's family and friends, Irish News reports.
Outcry sparked by 'deeply racist' r...

Outcry sparked by 'deeply racist' rat poem in Austria

Chancellor Sebastian Kurz says the poem, which compares migrants to rats, is "abominable".
SS Iron Crown: WW2 shipwreck found ...

SS Iron Crown: WW2 shipwreck found off Australia

The SS Iron Crown was sunk by a Japanese submarine in 1942, killing 38 sailors.

New York Times

Sri Lanka Was Warned of Possible At...

Sri Lanka Was Warned of Possible Attacks. Why Didn?t It Stop Them?

The government?s history of bitter infighting appears to have contributed to a spectacular security blunder that led to one of the world?s deadliest terrorist attacks.
?Why Kill the Innocents?? Sri Lanka...

?Why Kill the Innocents?? Sri Lankans Mourn Bombing Victims

The day after coordinated attacks on churches and hotels across Sri Lanka, one Catholic neighborhood mourned its dead.
What We Know and Don?t Know About t...

What We Know and Don?t Know About the Sri Lanka Attacks

More information about who planned the attacks and who was killed was released by the authorities on Monday, but essential questions remain unanswered.
Pelosi Urges Caution on Impeachment...

Pelosi Urges Caution on Impeachment as Some Democrats Push to Begin

A letter and a conference call by Speaker Nancy Pelosi appeared intended to shore up support for the investigations already begun rather than impeachment proceedings.
Trump and Allies Ramp Up Attacks as...

Trump and Allies Ramp Up Attacks as McGahn Emerges as Chief Witness in the Mueller Report

The president?s lawyers have attacked the former White House counsel since Robert Mueller released his report on whether the president obstructed justice.
As Herman Cain Bows Out of Fed Cont...

As Herman Cain Bows Out of Fed Contention, Focus Shifts to Stephen Moore

Mr. Cain withdrew in the face of allegations of sexual harassment, even as Mr. Moore, the president?s other embattled pick, faced allegations of sexism.

WallStreet Journal

HBO CEO Resigning Amid AT&T Restruc...

HBO CEO Resigning Amid AT&T Restructuring

HBO Chairman and Chief Executive Richard Plepler said he is stepping down, a move that comes as new owner AT&T Inc. is looking to put its own stamp on the premium cable channel that was part of its $80 billion acquisition of Time Warner.

Wired News

Googlers Claim Retaliation, Samsung...

Googlers Claim Retaliation, Samsung Delays Fold, and More News

Catch up on the most important news today in 2 minutes or less.
Samsung Delays the Release of Its G...

Samsung Delays the Release of Its Galaxy Fold Smartphone

The smartphone giant has delayed the release of the Samsung Galaxy Fold after early review units of the folding smartphone began malfunctioning.
14 Mueller Report Takeaways You Mig...

14 Mueller Report Takeaways You Might Have Missed

When you dig into the Mueller report, a lot of important details start to jump out.
'Game of Thrones' Recap, Season 8 E...

'Game of Thrones' Recap, Season 8 Episode 2: That's What Death Is

Everyone in the Seven Kingdoms is about to make history, for as long as that still exists.
Google Walkout Organizers Say They'...

Google Walkout Organizers Say They're Facing Retaliation

Two employees who helped organize a walkout of thousands of workers say they've either been demoted or been told to drop concerns about ethics.
Mueller Makes It Clear: Trump Was W...

Mueller Makes It Clear: Trump Was Worse Than a 'Useful Idiot'

The special counsel's report exposes the extent to which not just Russia but Donald Trump's own associates grifted the president.

Sports ESPN

Follow live: Rockets aim for sweep ...

Follow live: Rockets aim for sweep of Jazz

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Kings' Walton accused in lawsuit of...

Kings' Walton accused in lawsuit of sexual assault

A new lawsuit alleges that Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton sexually assaulted a woman sometime before being named coach of the Los Angeles Lakers in April 2016.
Giannis-led Bucks win first playoff...

Giannis-led Bucks win first playoff series since '01

The Bucks completed a first-round sweep of the Pistons on Monday night for their first playoff series win since 2001 -- when star Giannis Antetokounmpo was just 7 years old.
Saban back in 'very near future' af...

Saban back in 'very near future' after hip surgery

Alabama football coach Nick Saban, 67, will return to work soon after undergoing a robotic-assisted hip replacement, the school said Monday.
Source: Wilson gifts O-line $12K in...

Source: Wilson gifts O-line $12K in Amazon stock

Russell Wilson is spreading the wealth after signing his four-year, $140 million extension last week by gifting each of his offensive linemen $12,000 in Amazon stock.
Harper ejected for yelling at umpir...

Harper ejected for yelling at umpire from dugout

Bryce Harper was tossed in the top of the fourth inning at Citi Field after chirping from the bench after he struck out looking on a high fastball.

Yahoo Movies

David Lynch rebukes Trump: 'Yo...

David Lynch rebukes Trump: 'You are causing suffering and division'

David Lynch rebukes Trump: 'You are causing suffering and division'Filmmaker David Lynch on Tuesday issued an open letter to President Trump to clarify a quote the president and his supporters have latched onto in recent days.


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. ...


Editorial New York Times

The Lure of Impeachment

The Lure of Impeachment

We need congressional action to cure our body politic as much as we need it for our moral health.
Will the Supreme Court Protect Gay ...

Will the Supreme Court Protect Gay and Transgender Workers?

The justices have agreed to decide if federal employment law covers discrimination against L.G.B.T. members of the work force.
The Great Republican Abdication

The Great Republican Abdication

A party that no longer believes in American values.
Sri Lanka Shut Down Social Media. M...

Sri Lanka Shut Down Social Media. My First Thought Was ?Good.?

As a tech journalist, I?m ashamed to admit it. But this is how bad the situation has gotten.
There?s a Bigger Prize Than Impeach...

There?s a Bigger Prize Than Impeachment

Keeping Trump in office will destroy the Republican Party.
There Should Be More Rituals!

There Should Be More Rituals!

The small acts that keep a society together.

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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Thieves pinch rifles as Kenyan poli...

Thieves pinch rifles as Kenyan police watch Champions League football

The temptation to watch UEFA Champions League quarter-finals football on TV both featuring Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo backfired for some Kenya policemen when thieves raided their unmanned post and made off with weaponry.
Workers save dog spotted more than ...

Workers save dog spotted more than 100 miles off Thailand coast

REUTERS (April 17) - A Thai animal rescue group welcomed a dog who was rescued nearly 220 kilometers (136 miles) from shore Monday.
Don't like surprises? AI predicts w...

Don't like surprises? AI predicts who survives 'Game of Thrones'

If you are a "Game of Thrones" fan and appreciate the element of surprise, stop reading now.
Swiss government says coffee 'not e...

Swiss government says coffee 'not essential', stockpiling to end

Switzerland on Wednesday announced plans to abolish the nation's emergency stockpile of coffee, in place for decades, after declaring the beans not vital for human survival, though opposition to the proposal is brewing.
Brexit-hungry media to be turfed of...

Brexit-hungry media to be turfed off grassy patch outside UK parliament

After months of grueling political perma-crisis, Brexit is taking its toll on the British political establishment - not least the small patch of grass opposite parliament that has become a makeshift home to the world's media.
Texas civil court judge accidentall...

Texas civil court judge accidentally resigns

An April Fools' Day resignation prank? One Texas civil court judge wishes it were so.
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