Paul Manafort’s legal team told Trump lawyers about the Mueller probe: Report

Paul Manafort's legal team told President Trump's lawyers what the former Trump campaign chairman told special counsel investigators, ABC News reported Wednesday.

"They share with me the things that pertain to our part of the case," Rudolph W.  Giuliani, Mr. Trump's attorney, told the network.

Special counsel Robert Mueller and his ...

Is the Khashoggi Story Really About Trump?

Kalev Leetaru, RealClearPolitics
The grisly slaying of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul early last month made headlines across the world. In its aftermath, those inside the White House believed the story would quickly blow over as the media lost interest.

Khashoggi Killing Had Roots in a Saudi Family Feud

David Ignatius, Washington Post
Behind the brutal murder of Jamal Khashoggi lies a power struggle within the Saudi royal family that helped feed the paranoia and recklessness of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Eventually, this rage in the royal court led to the murder of a Washington Post journalist.

Why I Was Banned

Laura Loomer, IlLOOMinate Media
My name is Laura Loomer. As many of you may have heard, I was permanently banned from Twitter for life on November 21, 2018, and then I was banned for 30 days from Facebook less than 24 hours later, in another example of collusion by tech giants to censor conservative voices.

West Virginia Senate mulls next steps in impeachment drama

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The leader of West Virginia's Senate said he's mulling his options after the state Supreme Court refused to revisit a ruling that halted the impeachment process of several justices.

"At this point, one branch of government has to be the adult in the room," Senate President ...

What Is Populism?

Christopher Caldwell, Claremont Review of Books
Le monde, the French newspaper of record, admitted last summer that readers had been complaining about the indiscriminate way its journalists flung around the word “populist.”

Ivanka Trump says ‘Lock her up!’ doesn’t apply in her case

WASHINGTON (AP) - Ivanka Trump defended her use of a private email account as she was moving into an adviser's position in her father's administration, saying that it cannot be compared to the flap over former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private email server and that "Lock her up!" doesn't ...