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When Asked About the Parkland Shooting, the Local Sheriff Went Off on…O.J. Simpson?

Michael Laughlin/ZUMA Press Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. In a Sunday morning interview, CNN’s Jake Tapper asked Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel whether he would take any responsibility for the Parkland, Florida school shooting that killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Israel said he himself has shown “amazing…

The Democratic House Intelligence Memo Has Been Released. Read It Here.

Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. In February, the House Intelligence Committee released the Nunes Memo, a six-page document written by Republican staffers that—according to California Rep. Devin Nunes, the committee chairman—purported to show that the FBI and the Department of Justice had improperly used Democratic opposition research while investigating a…

Trump Is Still Tweeting About Arming Teachers

Jeff Malet/Newscom/Zuma Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. For the fourth day in a row, President Donald Trump is saying strange things about a vague plan to arm teachers: Armed Educators (and trusted people who work within a school) love our students and will protect them. Very smart people. Must be…

Conservatives Freak Out After Speaker Dares to Mention That Trump Bragged About Sexual Assault

/Shutterstock Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. During a panel at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Saturday, longtime National Review writer Mona Charen made an uncontroversial point: Republicans shouldn’t sanction sexual misconduct in their own White House. “Because he happens to have an ‘R’ after his name we look the…