DRAMA AT TOUR DE FRANCE: Cycling’s most popular rider, Peter Sagan, kicked off race after crash; sport’s greatest sprinter, Mark Cavendish, forced to withdraw

(Britain’s Mark Cavendish, left, tried to come around sprint rival Peter Sagan of Slovakia, but was knocked into the barriers and onto the ground.NBCSN) VITTEL, France — Peter Sagan on Tuesday was kicked out of the Tour de France after he was involved in a nasty crash that sent sprint rival Mark Cavendish flying into […]




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‘That seems like a threat’: ABC anchor grills Trump’s homeland security adviser on the president’s CNN body-slam tweet

(Bossert was seeing the video for the first time.ABC News/Screenshot) President Donald Trump’s homeland security adviser was asked on Sunday to respond to the president’s tweet featuring a video portraying him beating up a man with the CNN logo superimposed onto his face. ABC’s “This Week” host Martha Raddatz played the video for homeland security […]




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Harvard law professor: If the White House threatened ‘Morning Joe’ hosts with a National Enquirer story, it’s a crime

(Donald Trump.Alex Wong/Getty Images) If President Donald Trump or members of his administration told MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough that a National Enquirer hit piece would be published unless they provided the president with better coverage, that would be a crime, a Harvard law professor said. Laurence Tribe, a liberal Harvard Law School professor […]




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3 CNN staffers are out over retracted Russia investigation story

(Anthony Scaramucci.AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File) A CNN reporter and two editors have resigned over a story the news network retracted days ago. The article written by Thomas Frank claimed that the Senate Intelligence Committee was looking into Anthony Scaramucci, a former Goldman Sachs executive and key member of President Donald Trump’s transition team, over a meeting […]




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Koch chief says health care bill insufficiently conservative

COLORADO SPRING, Colo. (AP) — Chief lieutenants in the Koch brothers’ political network lashed out at the Senate Republican health care bill on Saturday as not conservative enough, becoming a powerful outside critic as GOP leaders try to rally support for their plan among rank-and-file Republicans. Tim Phillips, who leads Americans For Prosperity, the Koch […]




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Here’s where Americans are moving to and from

The US Census Bureau recently released its annual statistics on population change between July 1, 2015 and July 1, 2016 in the 3,142 counties and county-equivalents that make up the country. The release included estimates of the components of that population change, including net domestic migration, or how many people moved into a county from somewhere else […]




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