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Here Are All the Emails the FCC Received From People Complaining About “Roseanne” Being Canceled.

Richard B. Levine/Levine Roberts/Newscom via ZUMA Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. Last month ABC cancelled Roseanne Barr’s sitcom, “Roseanne,” after the comedian sent a racist tweet about former Obama White House aide Valerie Jarrett. Although Barr’s Twitter feed had been a bog of right-wing conspiracy theories for months, conservatives rallied…

Top Hill Democrat Says Mueller Should Consider Perjury Charges Against Trump-Russia Witnesses

Robert MuellerJ. Scott Applewhite/AP Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. On Thursday afternoon, Rep. Adam Schiff (Calif.), the top Democrat on the House intelligence committee, made a dramatic request: He essentially asked special counsel Robert Mueller to consider whether perjury charges should be brought against witnesses who testified to the committee…

Tonight’s Dose of Trump Blather

Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. There’s no point in excerpting or commenting on Donald Trump’s latest bit of blather. Just click and read as you sydh. The guy is still obsessed with all the same twaddle: his greatness, his endorsements, his Air Force One victory, steam catapults, clean coal, the…

Federal Judge Strikes a Blow Against the Trump Administration’s Separation of Families at the Border

A child and her mother at a May rally to protest the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” policies.Eric Gay/AP Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. A federal lawsuit challenging the Trump administration’s policies of forcibly separating parents from their children at the border will be allowed to proceed, a federal judge ruled today.…