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Former Oklahoma State Senator to Plead Guilty to Child Sex Trafficking Former Oklahoma State Senator to Plead Guilty to Child Sex Trafficking

Former Oklahoma state Sen. Ralph Shortey, a Republican, has agreed to plead guilty to child sex trafficking in exchange for three counts of child pornography being dropped against him, local media reported this weekend.

Justin Trudeau Will Formally Apologize to Canadians
Persecuted for Being Gay Justin Trudeau Will Formally Apologize to Canadians Persecuted for Being Gay

The prime minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, has announced that he will take an important step toward addressing past injustices committed against members of the LGBTQ community.

White House Aide Refuses to Say If Trump Still Supports Roy
Moore White House Aide Refuses to Say If Trump Still Supports Roy Moore

Continuous claims by White House staff that President Donald Trump has personally addressed the Roy Moore issue are, in a nutshell, untrue.

Alabama Newspapers Run Anti-Moore Editorial Endorsing Doug
Jones Alabama Newspapers Run Anti-Moore Editorial Endorsing Doug Jones

Less than two days after Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey stood outside the governor’s mansion and told reporters that she would vote for U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore despite multiple accusations of sexual crimes against him, three major newspapers in the state have called for voters to ditch the former judge in the upcoming…

AL Gov. Doesn’t ‘Disbelieve’ Moore’s Accusers, But Will Vote
for Him Anyway AL Gov. Doesn’t ‘Disbelieve’ Moore’s Accusers, But Will Vote for Him Anyway

Any remaining doubt that too many Alabama Republicans think being a Democrat is worse than being an accused pedophile was put to rest on Friday.

Bay Area Transit Authority Bans Racist POS Who Attacked
Commuter Bay Area Transit Authority Bans Racist POS Who Attacked Commuter

Bay Area Rapid Transit police said Friday they had identified a white man who earlier in the week had verbally and physically assaulted a fellow commuter who is Asian American.

Montana Rep. Greg Gianforte Lied to Police About Assaulting
a Reporter Montana Rep. Greg Gianforte Lied to Police About Assaulting a Reporter

Remember when that billionaire GOP congressional candidate from Montana body slammed a Guardian reporter and then went on to win the election the next day?

Christian Fundamentalist Pastor Has a Major Meltdown
Defending Roy Moore Christian Fundamentalist Pastor Has a Major Meltdown Defending Roy Moore

“Did you stop beating your wife, yes or no? Did you stop beating your wife, yes or no? Did you stop beating your wife? Answer, yes or no!”

Videos Appear to Show Marines Partying and Randomly Yelling
‘Fuck N****rs’ Videos Appear to Show Marines Partying and Randomly Yelling ‘Fuck N****rs’

New videos circulating on social media appear to show members of the U.S. Marine Corps drinking beer bongs, partying, and repeatedly yelling “fuck n****rs.” Because when we send our troops, we’re only sending our best, right?

Lots of Alabamians Are More Likely to Vote for Moore Following
Allegations Lots of Alabamians Are More Likely to Vote for Moore Following Allegations

A new poll of registered voters in Alabama’s Senate race found that 29% of those surveyed are more likely to vote for Republican Roy Moore following allegations of sexual misconduct against four underage women.

Philippines Protesters Greet U.S. President with Calls to
‘Dump Trump’ Philippines Protesters Greet U.S. President with Calls to ‘Dump Trump’

As President Donald Trump joined his Philippines counterpart Rodrigo Duterte and other leaders from across Asia for an extravagant gala dinner, protesters earlier had violently battled with local riot police, leaving several on both sides injured.

Trump Awkwardly Tries to Walk Back Putin Comments Trump Awkwardly Tries to Walk Back Putin Comments

With President Donald Trump’s acute inability to stay on–script, it was only a matter of time before he would stick his foot in his mouth during a grueling 12–day, five–nation tour of Asia. And, of course, he messed up.

Gal Gadot Won’t Make Wonder
Woman Sequel Unless Brett Ratner Is Gone Gal Gadot Won’t Make Wonder Woman Sequel Unless Brett Ratner Is Gone

Gal Gadot, the star of the biggest blockbuster film of all time directed by a woman, will not make a sequel to Wonder Woman unless accused sexual harasser Brett Ratner is completely removed from the project.

Climate Conference Shows Trump Administration’s Isolation
Once Again Climate Conference Shows Trump Administration’s Isolation Once Again

Donald Trump’s isolationist “America First” rhetoric, along with his administration’s abhorrence for science and environmental protection, may have appealed to a small minority of voters, but its effect has the world’s most powerful country looking increasingly weak and divided.

Twitter Appears OK with Pizzagate Peddler Doxing Roy
Moore’s Accuser Twitter Appears OK with Pizzagate Peddler Doxing Roy Moore’s Accuser

Right–wing conspiracy peddler Jack Posobiec—the guy who riled up his followers over “Pizzagate” and nearly got someone killed—appears to have gotten away with doxing AL Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore’s accuser.

Trump Again Cozies Up to the Guy Who Attacked U.S. Elections Trump Again Cozies Up to the Guy Who Attacked U.S. Elections

For Donald Trump, there’s no such thing as bad optics. Or, maybe there is and he just doesn’t care.

At Least 26 People Killed in Texas Church Shooting [UPDATING] At Least 26 People Killed in Texas Church Shooting [UPDATING]

Update, 10:45 PM: Devin Patrick Kelley, who was previously identified as the shooter, received a bad conduct discharge from the Air Force for assaulting his wife and their child, the Associated Press confirmed. Kelley was court-martialed and received 12 months confinement. He reportedly used an AR-15 semiautomatic…

Trump Commerce Secretary Has Business Links to Putin’s
Family Trump Commerce Secretary Has Business Links to Putin’s Family

Millions of offshore files and records recently have been leaked to the German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung, and then shared with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and several other media outlets.

Federal Investigators Have Enough Evidence to Charge Flynn,
Report Says Federal Investigators Have Enough Evidence to Charge Flynn, Report Says

Special Counsel Robert Mueller reportedly has enough hard evidence to bring charges against Michael T. Flynn and his son, NBC News reported on Sunday.

Hawaii Protesters Welcome Trump to ‘Kenya’ Hawaii Protesters Welcome Trump to ‘Kenya’

President Donald Trump appeared enthusiastic to visit Hawaii on Friday as he embarked on a 12–day trip to Asia. But many protesters in the overwhelmingly Democratic state weren’t at all eager to see him, and they took the opportunity to remind Trump about all the times he lied about President Barack Obama’s place of…

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