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Reporter unloads on deputy press secretary at White House briefing: What you just did is inflammatory!President Trumps ongoing battle with the media boiled over during the White House press briefing on Tuesday when a reporter tore into Sarah Huckabee Sanders for complaining about the constant barrage of fake news.

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 16:53:20 -0400
Sen Warner: A Lot of Facts We Need to Get Out

Sen Warner: A Lot of Facts We Need to Get OutSenator Mark Warner, vice chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee, talks with Rachel Maddow about progress in the Trump Russia investigation and the path forward, including processing 2000 pages of financial evidence with more on the way.

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:27:33 -0400
Hillary Clinton: Reading Harry Potter builds compassion for immigrants, refugees

Hillary Clinton: Reading Harry Potter builds compassion for immigrants, refugeesFormer Secretary of State Hillary Clinton cited a study that found reading Harry Potter helped to build compassion for marginalized groups in children.

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:12:36 -0400
California sheriff deputy mending from gunshot wound to face

California sheriff deputy mending from gunshot wound to faceSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) Alex Ladwig, a 25-year-old Sacramento County sheriff's deputy, was working an evening rush-hour shift at a transit station when, without warning, he found himself fighting for his life.

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 22:00:43 -0400
British police officer tells how he took on London Bridge attackers

British police officer tells how he took on London Bridge attackersA police officer who tried to stop three militants as they attacked people on London Bridge earlier this month described on Wednesday how he took on the men armed with just his baton despite being repeatedly stabbed and temporarily blinded. The three attackers rammed a hired van into pedestrians on the bridge late on June 3 before going on the rampage through the bustling Borough Market area, where they slit throats and stabbed people, killing eight. Police Constable Wayne Marques said he had heard screams coming from London Bridge and when he went to investigate saw people being attacked.

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:22:01 -0400
Obama on temple sojourn during Indonesia holiday

Obama on temple sojourn during Indonesia holidayBarack Obama took his wife and daughters to the ancient Borobudur temple on Java on Wednesday on a family vacation to Indonesia, where the former US president spent part of his childhood. The Obamas arrived in the city of Yogyakarta in central Java and headed straight to explore the Borobudur, an ancient Buddhist temple built in the 8th and 9th centuries. "Obama is fascinated by Borobudur, and he remembers that he has seen this temple when he was a child," said Edy Setijono, head of the temple management complex, who accompanied the family at the site.

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 11:24:25 -0400
Congressman: Healthcare Might Not Be in Trump's 'wheelhouse'

Congressman: Healthcare Might Not Be in Trump's 'wheelhouse'Representative Charlie Dent, R-PA, speaks about Republicans attempts to pass Healthcare legislation and he believes that the work should be from the center out.

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 05:38:09 -0400
Community buy Texas man car after finding him walking 3 miles to and from work in 32 degree heat

Community buy Texas man car after finding him walking 3 miles to and from work in 32 degree heatA man who was forced to walk miles to work in sweltering heat, has been bought a car by members of his local community. Justin Korva regularly braved temperatures of 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32 Celsius) to get to his job at Taco Casa in Rockwell, Texas. The 20-year-old was picked up on his three-mile trek one morning by Andy Mitchell, who posted a picture of pair on Facebook next to a message explaining his journey.

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:22:00 -0400
Man with Super Smiley Mugshot Allegedly Threatened to Kill Lawmaker on Facebook: Cops

Man with Super Smiley Mugshot Allegedly Threatened to Kill Lawmaker on Facebook: CopsCops say Steve St. Felix threatened Republican State Rep. Jose Felix Diaz.

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 11:58:00 -0400
Thank Putin, Not Trump, For NATOs New Defense Spending Boost

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Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:37:45 -0400
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