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Commish orders up a kinder, gentler, more polite police force
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Commish orders up a kinder, gentler, more polite police force

Arrests for trespassing in Philadelphia businesses, already rare, may go extinct under Police Commissioner Richard Ross' "defiant trespass" policy announced last week. Think of it as white glove treatment for vagrants. OK, beneficiaries of the policy are no...
Sarah Sanders rips CNN’s Jim Acosta: ‘I know it’s hard for you to understand even short sentences’
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Sarah Sanders rips CNN’s Jim Acosta: ‘I know it’s hard for you to understand even short sentences’

Biblical teachings, the U.S. southern border and the listening comprehension skills of CNN’s Jim Acosta all converged into a single debate this week during a White House press briefing. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and CNN’s chief Whit...
Obama had direct contact with Clinton on private email server: IG report
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Obama had direct contact with Clinton on private email server: IG report

President Obama was one of a select handful of individuals who had "direct contact" with Hillary Clinton on her private email account, Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz indicated in his bombshell report Thursday on the Clinton email probe. ...
RINOs defect, Democrats scream over Trump’s zero tolerance border policy
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RINOs defect, Democrats scream over Trump’s zero tolerance border policy

Congressional Republicans began to break Thursday with the Trump administration over its zero-tolerance border policy, saying that while they respect the goal of enforcing the law, they are uncomfortable with the consequence of children torn from their parents...
President Trump unloads on Comey, ‘scum on top’ of FBI a day after damning IG report’s release
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President Trump unloads on Comey, ‘scum on top’ of FBI a day after damning IG report’s release

President Trump broke his silence on the scathing inspector general's report with a vengeance Friday, first tweeting that the FBI boss he fired was the "worst" in the bureau's history, then crashing "Fox & Friends" for an impromptu interview where he continued...
Court-appointed monitor says children being treated well in border detention facility
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Court-appointed monitor says children being treated well in border detention facility

Sen. Jeff Merkley upended the immigration debate earlier this month after he visited a border detention facility in Texas and described maltreated children stowed in dog kennels, subjected to "trauma" by the federal government. But a court-appointed complia...
German police search apartments for ricin in anti-terror raids
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German police search apartments for ricin in anti-terror raids

(UPI) -- Police in Cologne, Germany, searched several apartments in a high-rise complex Friday after finding ricin earlier this week. Authorities found the highly toxic substance in the apartment of Sief Allah H, a 29-year-old Tunisian man, on Tuesday. He i...
Sex, Lies, and Betrayal at the FBI
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Sex, Lies, and Betrayal at the FBI

If Jeff Sessions and Christopher Wray want to clean house at the FBI, they'll be well advised to pack a good lunch. Cleaning this house will be an all-day job. The agency under James Comey has been more corrupt than we thought. The long-awaited findings of ...
Nancy Pelosi wonders why there ‘aren’t uprisings’ across nation: ‘Maybe there will be’
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Nancy Pelosi wonders why there ‘aren’t uprisings’ across nation: ‘Maybe there will be’

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told reporters on Thursday that she is confused why Americans aren’t “uprising” against the Trump administration over conditions on the border with Mexico. The California Democrat’s weekly press briefing veered into explos...
Coincidence? New York AG sues Trump Foundation on same day IG report drops
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Coincidence? New York AG sues Trump Foundation on same day IG report drops

New York’s attorney’s general filed a lawsuit Thursday to try to shut down President Trump’s charitable foundation, accusing him of abusing the foundation to help his political campaign, to cover his legal troubles and to enrich himself. Barbara Underwood, ...