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Navy launches internal investigation into controversial hand gesture captured on video

Navy launches internal investigation into controversial hand gesture captured on video

The US Naval Academy says it has launched an internal investigation after two midshipmen were captured on ESPN’s pre-game show for the Army-Navy game Saturday making what some are interpreting as a white nationalist hand gesture and what others are interpreting as innocent. “U.S. Naval Academy officials have appointed a preliminary inquiry officer to conduct…MORE

The biggest week of Donald Trump’s presidency

The biggest week of Donald Trump’s presidency

With 50 days until the Iowa caucuses, the 2020 election will be here before you know it. Every Sunday, I outline the 5 BIG storylines you need to know to understand the upcoming week on the campaign trail. And they’re ranked — so the No. 1 story is the most important of the coming week.…MORE

Comey says there was ‘real sloppiness’ in Carter Page FISA warrants

Comey says there was ‘real sloppiness’ in Carter Page FISA warrants

Former FBI Director James Comey conceded that there was “real sloppiness” involved with the bureau’s effort to obtain warrants to secretly surveil a Trump campaign adviser in 2016, saying in a Sunday interview that he was “overconfident” with his trust in the bureau’s procedures. “(The Justice Department’s inspector general) also found things that we were…MORE

Half of voters support impeaching Trump and removing him from office, new poll finds

Half of voters support impeaching Trump and removing him from office, new poll finds

Half of American voters want President Donald Trump impeached and removed from office, according to a poll released Sunday from Fox News that was taken as House Democrats unveiled two articles of impeachment against the President. According to the poll, another 4% of voters surveyed nationwide say the President should be impeached but not removed…MORE

‘Subversion of constitutional order’: Nadler slams McConnell for coordinating with White House on Senate impeachment trial

‘Subversion of constitutional order’: Nadler slams McConnell for coordinating with White House on Senate impeachment trial

House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler on Sunday criticized Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell after the Kentucky Republican said he would coordinate with White House counsel on “everything” regarding the looming Senate impeachment trial. His comments come after the House Judiciary Committee on Friday approved articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, paving the way for…MORE