Teen Gets Decades In Prison For ‘Murder’ Of Someone Killed By A Cop

A judge on Thursday sentenced an Alabama teenager to 65 years in prison for a series of crimes, including murder, even though a police officer was the one who actually killed the victim.Lakeith Smith, now 18, was convicted under the state’s accomplice liability law in March. Based on that law, a person can be convicted of felony … Read more

Trump calls out Putin for backing 'Animal Assad' in Syria

In response, Trump coined a new nickname for the Syrian president, “Animal Assad,” and said Putin has a “big price to pay,” despite his well-known reluctance to criticize the Russian president. Many dead, including women and children, in mindless CHEMICAL attack in Syria. Area of atrocity is in lockdown and encircled by Syrian Army, making … Read more

Full Navarro: Trump's tariff threats are not a 'negotiating tactic' with China

In an exclusive interview with Peter Navarro, Director of the White House National Trade Council, talks to Chuck Todd about President Trump’s tariff threats.Watch Interviews with news makers from around the world every Sunday morning.

Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower: 'Absolutely' Possible Over 87 Million Facebook Users Impacted

The number of Facebook users whose data political research firm CambridgeThe number of Facebook users whose data political research firm Cambridge Analytica obtained “absolutely” could be higher than Facebook’s recent estimate of 87 million, according to whistleblower Christopher Wylie.Wylie, who helped found Cambridge Analytica and worked at the firm until 2014, said some news outlets were … Read more

Pope hits out at critics of his pro-migrant policy

Pope Francis hit out at critics of his views on migrants in his apostolic exhortation — a guideline on how Catholics can strive for ‘holiness’Pope Francis hit out at critics of his views on migrants in his apostolic exhortation — a guideline on how Catholics can strive for ‘holiness’ (AFP Photo/Alberto PIZZOLI)Vatican City (AFP) – … Read more

Mnuchin Touts Trump's Call For Unconstitutional Line-Item Veto

WASHINGTON ― Congress should somehow reinstate the line-item veto even thoughWASHINGTON ― Congress should somehow reinstate the line-item veto even though it was ruled unconstitutional two decades ago, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said on Sunday without offering any ideas of how the legal objections could be overcome.Appearing on “Fox News Sunday,” Mnuchin defended President Donald Trump’s … Read more

French police officer hailed a hero after terror attack, dies from his injuries

Arnaud Beltrame was one of the first officers to respond to the attack on a French supermarket, swapping places with a hostage.Watch Watch “NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt,” providing reports and analysis of the day’s most newsworthy national and international events.

Former Cop Who Killed Sam DuBose Awarded $350,000 Settlement

The University of Cincinnati on Thursday awarded the officer who shot andThe University of Cincinnati on Thursday awarded the officer who shot and killed unarmed black motorist Sam DuBose with a settlement worth nearly $350,000, according to the Cincinnati Enquirer.The settlement comes after the Ohio police union filed a grievance for University of Cincinnati Officer Raymond … Read more

Roy Moore supporters tried to buy off his accuser’s lawyer using 10,000 dollars and Steve Bannon

A jaw dropping new storyline surrounding last year’s Alabama special election ties Steve Bannon and Breitbart to a plot aimed to undermine Leigh Corfman’s accusations on Roy MooreWatch Launched in 2008, “The Rachel Maddow Show” follows the machinations of policy making in America, from local political activism to international diplomacy. Rachel Maddow looks past the … Read more

March for Our Lives: Hollywood stars among thousands to march in Los Angeles in support of stricter gun controls

Comedienne Amy Schumer addresses the 50,000-strong crowd in LA: ReutersHollywood celebrities lent their presence and political heft to the March for Our Lives gun control movement, and helped to rally Americans in a day of nationwide protest, by both donating large sums of money, as well as by showing up to march, speak and perform.At … Read more