Trump Warns WaPo Reporter If They Run Story About Casino Bankruptcy, ‘I’m Suing You’

Ilya B. Mirman / Shutterstock.com MEDIAITE The Washington Post has a very in-depth report tonight about his role in the bankruptcy of his Taj Mahal Atlantic City casino back in 1991. They concluded that Trump has repeatedly “play[ed] down his personal role” in its downfall. And Trump responded by warning the paper he might sue them.… More Trump Warns WaPo Reporter If They Run Story About Casino Bankruptcy, ‘I’m Suing You’

10 things you need to know today: May 13, 2015

THE WEEK 1.Six die in Philadelphia Amtrak derailment At least six people were killed Tuesday night when an Amtrak train derailed in Philadelphia. Dozens more were injured, at least six of them critically. The impact ripped passenger cars apart and mangled the engine. “It’s an absolute disastrous mess,” Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter said. “I’ve never seen anything… More 10 things you need to know today: May 13, 2015

10 things you need to know today: April 21, 2015

The Week 1.Captain and crew member of capsized migrant ship arrested Italy has arrested the Tunisian captain and a Syrian crew member of the overloaded ship that capsized off the coast of Libya, killing hundreds of migrants, prosecutors said Tuesday. The United Nations refugee agency said interviews with survivors indicated that 800 people had died. The… More 10 things you need to know today: April 21, 2015

10 things you need to now today: April 19, 2015

The Week 1.Hundreds of migrants feared dead in Mediterranean shipwreck  An estimated 500 to 700 people went missing on Sunday after a boat ferrying migrants to Italy capsized north of Libya in the Mediterranean Sea. The 65-foot-long fishing boat sent a distress call overnight, but when another vessel approached the migrants huddled to the far… More 10 things you need to now today: April 19, 2015

Pity The Poor Multi-Millionaires And Their Waning Political Influence

The Huffington Post It probably will come as no surprise to any of you to hear the news that most of you are not making it in America. And one way in which the semi-permanent nature of our not-making-it status has deftly revealed itself is the clear alteration to our political system: It no longer… More Pity The Poor Multi-Millionaires And Their Waning Political Influence

10 things you need to know today: March 26, 2015

The Week 1.Germanwings co-pilot intentionally downed plane, prosecutor says The co-pilot of the Germanwings airliner that crashed in the French Alps, killing all 150 people on board, seemed to have taken control of the plane and deliberately started its doomed descent, a French prosecutor said Thursday. The other pilot left the cockpit before the plane began descending and got… More 10 things you need to know today: March 26, 2015

10 things you need to know today: March 19, 2015

The Week 1.Attackers kill at least 19 people at Tunisian museum Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi on Thursday vowed to fight a “merciless war against terrorism” after two gunmen killed 17 foreign tourists and two Tunisians in a brazen attack at a major museum in Tunisia’s capital. Another 50 people were wounded in the attack… More 10 things you need to know today: March 19, 2015

10 things you need to know today: February 26, 2015

The Week 1.GOP splits on Homeland Security funding as deadline nears Republicans continued feuding over Homeland Security Department funding after the Senate advanced a “clean” bill to give the agency the money it needs through September, and prevent a shutdown when its current funding runs out Friday. The Senate removed a provision in the House… More 10 things you need to know today: February 26, 2015

10 things you need to know today: February 19, 2015

The Week 1.Ukraine call for peacekeepers meets Russian opposition Ukraine’s president, Petro Poroshenko, on Wednesday called for international peacekeepers to restore order to his country’s war-ravaged east, where pro-Russian separatists have continued fighting for a strategic rail hub despite a new ceasefire deal. Hours earlier, thousands of Ukrainian troops pulled out of the town, Debaltseve,… More 10 things you need to know today: February 19, 2015