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The Iowa caucuses look like a hot mess

The Iowa caucuses look like a hot mess

First things first: The theme song of the week is Murder, She Wrote. Poll of the week: A new Monmouth University poll of likely Iowa caucusgoers voters finds a close race with former Vice President Joe Biden at 24%, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders at 18%, former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg at 17% and…MORE

Trump recounts minute-by-minute details of Soleimani strike to donors at Mar-a-Lago

Trump recounts minute-by-minute details of Soleimani strike to donors at Mar-a-Lago

President Trump recounted minute-by-minute details of the US strike that killed Iran’s top military commander during remarks to high-dollar Republican donors at his South Florida estate, according to audio obtained by CNN. Trump, speaking at a GOP fundraising dinner Friday evening, offered new details about the strike that killed Gen. Qasem Soleimani, which exacerbated tensions…MORE

Lev Parnas: Trump would’ve traded an endorsement for political dirt from Ukraine’s ex-president Poroshenko

Lev Parnas: Trump would’ve traded an endorsement for political dirt from Ukraine’s ex-president Poroshenko

President Donald Trump’s efforts to pressure the Ukrainian government included an attempted quid-pro-quo with then-Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, according to Lev Parnas, the indicted businessman who is a central figure in the impeachment scandal. Revealing what he claims is a previously undisclosed meeting, Parnas told CNN’s Anderson Cooper that he met Poroshenko in early 2019,…MORE

ENTERTAINMENT

‘Little Fires Everywhere’ trailer is ablaze with star power

‘Little Fires Everywhere’ trailer is ablaze with star power

Hulu’s adaptation of “Little Fires Everywhere” is already sparking interest. That, of course, is inevitable with a cast that includes Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington. But the first trailer, which was released on Friday, has bolstered anticipation for the drama, which premieres in March. On the show, Witherspoon and Washington team up in roles that…

Tyler Perry knows which part of ‘A Fall From Grace’ will have you yelling

Tyler Perry knows which part of ‘A Fall From Grace’ will have you yelling

Please don’t spoil Tyler Perry’s new movie on social media. The media mogul has a new thriller out on Netflix titled “Tyler Perry’s A Fall From Grace,” which debuted Friday. Perry told CNN he was concerned about people sharing an important plot twist and planned on taking to social media to ask viewers to not…

Hulu drops first trailer for Hillary Clinton docuseries

Hulu drops first trailer for Hillary Clinton docuseries

Hulu has dropped the first trailer for its upcoming four-part docuseries about former secretary of state Hillary Clinton. In “Hillary,” director Nanette Burstein sat down with Clinton for 35 hours and culled together more than 1,700 hours of behind-the-scenes footage for an intimate portrait of the one-time Democratic presidential candidate. The docuseries covers several periods…