Stormy Daniels forgives Michael Cohen, says he 'looked like he had a weight

Porn star Stormy Daniels said Michael Cohen looked like he “had a weight off his shoulders” when she recently bumped into him at LaGuardia Airport in New York City. During an interview Monday on CNN, Daniels also said she forgives President Trump’s former personal attorney for his actions during a legal battle related to her …

Stormy Daniels says Michael Avenatti is 'cut out to be a politician', but

Porn star Stormy Daniels said that her attorney and potential 2020 presidential candidate Michael Avenatti has what it takes to be a politician, but refrained from endorsing him when asked Monday evening. “I think he’s definitely cut out to be a politician,” Daniels said during an interview with CNN’s Don Lemon. “He’s made a lot …

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: We must 'eliminate the Electoral College'

New York congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a member of the Democratic Socialists of America, is calling for the abolition of the Electoral College, which she referred to as a “shadow of slavery’s power.” “It is well past time we eliminate the Electoral College, a shadow of slavery’s power on America today that undermines our nation …

Paul Ryan warns of post-election border wall funding fight

Republicans dodged a government shutdown in October, but December is a different story, House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., suggested Monday, because of President Trump’s battle to win money for a southern border wall. Ryan told reporters at the National Press Club he couldn’t guarantee government funding won’t expire for some parts of the federal government …

Taylor Swift: Marsha Blackburn's voting record 'appalls and terrifies me'

Taylor Swift offered a rare political endorsement Sunday, voicing her support for Phil Bredesen, the Democratic Senate candidate in Tennessee, over Republican Rep. Marsha Blackburn. “As much as I have in the past and would like to continue voting for women in office, I cannot support Marsha Blackburn,” Swift wrote on Instagram. “Her voting record …

Robert Mueller is showing witnesses Roger Stone's emails, text messages

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s team has presented witnesses with some of Roger Stone’s emails and text messages during their interviews for the Russia investigation. Stone did not hand the materials over to the special counsel’s office or Congress, CNN reported Tuesday, and it’s unclear how investigators obtained them. Witnesses have also been asked about Stone’s …

1-in-3 pass 'US Citizenship test,' just 19% for Americans 45 and younger

Just a third of Americans can pass a multiple choice “U.S. Citizenship Test,” fumbling over such simple questions as the cause of the Cold War or naming just one thing Benjamin Franklin is famous for. And of Americans 45 and younger, the passing rate is a tiny 19 percent, according to a survey done for …

Suspicious packages triggers alert for deadly ricin at Pentagon mail handing

Two suspicious envelopes mailed to the Pentagon on Monday tested positive for ricin, prompting a shutdown of a mail processing facility that is separate from the Pentagon itself. “On Monday, the Pentagon Force Protection Agency detected a suspicious substance during mail screening at the Pentagon’s remote screening facility. The envelopes were taken by the FBI …