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Trump Knows He’s the Real Target of the FBI Raid on Michael Cohen

The lawyer is being investigated on various charges, but everything he did was for the president. President Trump made a statement on Monday that many people in American never thought they'd hear from him. He said, “It’s an attack on our country, in a true sense. It’s an attack on what we all stand for.” …

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Target to pay $3.7 million to settle suit alleging employment discrimination against blacks, Latinos

Target has agreed to reform its employment screening practices as part of a settlement resolving Equal Employment Opportunity Office complaints dating to 2006 and a potential class action suit. The agreement’s still subject to judicial approval.  Target agreed on Thursday to revise guidelines for how it screens people seeking jobs at its stores, a step …

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Mueller, seeking to interview Trump, tells his lawyers he isn’t currently a target of the probe

Special counsel Robert Mueller reportedly informed Donald Trump’s lawyers last month that Trump is still under investigation but that he is not currently considered “a criminal target at this point.” The Washington Post writes: In private negotiations in early March about a possible presidential interview, Mueller described Trump as a subject of his investigation into Russia’s …

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Should We Really Be Allowing the Pentagon to Teach Target Practice to Teens on Campus?

Click here for reuse options! One teacher is on a mission to prove there's no place for guns in schools. On Monday night, Pat Elder taught his usual GED class at Great Hills High School in Maryland. On Tuesday morning, he woke up to the news that his building had been the site of yet …

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Andrew McCabe, ex-FBI director and Trump target, fired days before retiring

McCabe, who stepped down in January and planned to retire Sunday, suggested dismissal is part of effort to undermine Russia inquiry Andrew McCabe, the former FBI deputy director and a frequent target of Donald Trump, has been fired less than two days before he was due to retire. The attorney general, Jeff Sessions, confirmed McCabe’s …

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Baltimore Police Corruption Myths: Dirty Cops Don’t Just Target Criminals

Yes, robbery is still illegal, even when cops are pocketing the spoils. What the public gets wrong. Baltimore City Police officers of the Gun Trace Task Force (GTTF) Evodio Hendrix, Maurice Ward, Daniel Hersl, Marcus Taylor, Wayne Jenkins, Thomas Allers, Jemell Rayam and Momodu Gondo are guilty of a plethora of crimes falling under their racketeering convictions, ranging from …

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The White House circular firing squad over Porter has finally settled on a target: John Kelly

The shifting White House story about how quickly aides took action to remove Rob Porter from his post following revelations about his history of domestic violence have now turned into a “Kelly coverup,” per a source inside the White House. Axios writes: Chief of Staff John Kelly’s White House enemies are ready to use FBI …

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ICE Has Made Yet Another Group the Target of a Vicious Immigration Crackdown

The law enforcement agency is completely out of control. If there was a unifying theme of Donald Trump's disjointed, sporadically incoherent State of the Union, it was that law enforcement officials and military officers are America's most valorous citizens. During one of his myriad tributes, the most of any presidential address in recent memory, he …

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The Republican assault on knowledge has a new possible target: the Census

“Oh, great,” you’re probably saying upon seeing the headline, “one more thing in this crazy administration that I can usually take for granted, that I now have to worry about.” And while it’s true that the risk that Republicans somehow screw up the 2020 Census isn’t as tangible a threat to people’s day-to-day-lives as the threat …

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Nazi Website Daily Stormer Is ‘Designed to Target’ Kids

“Our goal has to be to give this [ideology] to teenagers and even before teenagers.” The editor of the neo-Nazi website Daily Stormer acknowledged on a white supremacist radio show that the true purpose of the conspiracy site is to radicalize children as young as 11 into holding extremist beliefs. “My site is mainly designed …

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