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Donald Trump Announces Plan for a “Space Force”

Sipa USA/ AP Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. It’s long been a priority of the White House to ramp up space travel and, along with it, the military industrial complex needed to combat any threats to the United States’ presence in space. On Monday, President Donald Trump gave a directive to…

No Decision in Gerrymandering Case

Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. The Supreme Court punted another case today: The justices have had trouble in previous cases deciding gerrymandering issues. That tradition continued Monday, as the court left for another day resolution of the hardest question: whether the Constitution forbids a political party from drawing distorted election…

We Finally Figured Out Why Paul Ryan Always Seems to Miss Trump Administration Scandals

Alex Edelman/picture-alliance/dpa/AP Images Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. Last week, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) drew criticism after he claimed to have no knowledge of the many scandals currently plaguing EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt. Pruitt has come under fire for deploying his government staff or security detail to do everything…

New Report Shows Another Contact Between Trump Associates and a Russian Peddling Dirt On Clinton

Roger Stone arrives to testify behind closed-doors as part of the House Intelligence Committee’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, on Capitol Hill Sept. 26, 2017.AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. The Washington Post had a big scoop on Sunday: During the 2016 presidential campaign,…