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Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper launches campaign for Senate

Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper launches campaign for Senate

Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper announced his Senate candidacy on Thursday, giving Democrats a widely known contender to take on a vulnerable GOP incumbent a week after Hickenlooper dropped out of the presidential race. “I’ve always said Washington was a lousy place for a guy like me who knows how to get things done —…MORE

The 2020 Democratic field is going to start shrinking faster now

The 2020 Democratic field is going to start shrinking faster now

On Wednesday night, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee became the third major Democratic candidate to drop out of the 2020 race. He’s not likely to be the last to say goodbye in the next few weeks. Here’s why: Candidates have until August 28 — a week from yesterday — to qualify for the third presidential debate,…MORE

Trump’s contradictions hit a fever pitch

Trump’s contradictions hit a fever pitch

Something is eating at President Donald Trump. Another exhausting day of the indefatigable commander in chief’s compulsive seizing of the spotlight showed how what once would have been considered outrageous has become Washington routine. The President had a tantrum at NATO ally Denmark only because it wouldn’t sell him Greenland, doubled down on an anti-Semitic…MORE

Giuliani says he met with Ukrainian official to discuss Biden

Giuliani says he met with Ukrainian official to discuss Biden

Rudy Giuliani said Wednesday that he had spoken with a Ukrainian official about Joe Biden’s possible role in that government’s dismissal of a prosecutor who investigated Biden’s son. The move shows the former New York mayor is making a renewed push for the country to investigate President Donald Trump’s political enemies. Giuliani, who serves as…MORE

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee drops out of presidential race

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee drops out of presidential race

Democratic Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday announced he is suspending his presidential campaign. “It’s become clear I’m not going to be carrying the ball — I’m not going to be president, so I’m withdrawing tonight from the race,” Inslee told MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow. “But I have to tell you, look, I’ve been fighting climate…MORE

Trump is either trolling everyone or thinks he’s like a god

Trump is either trolling everyone or thinks he’s like a god

There’s been a change in President Donald Trump. He used to say he had accomplished more than any other President, a debatable claim. But now he’s using messianic language about himself. “I’m the chosen one,” he said Wednesday about what he claims is a singular, and still only hoped-for, trade deal with China. That was…MORE

ENTERTAINMENT

Kim Kardashian shares ‘almost impossible’ first photo with all four kids

Kim Kardashian shares ‘almost impossible’ first photo with all four kids

Kim Kardashian West — makeup mogul, baby wrangler. The reality star, who shares children Psalm, 3 months, Chicago, 19 months, Saint, 3, and North, 6, with husband Kanye West, managed to get them all in one picture on social media for the first time. “Bahamas Pics Coming Up! I thought taking a pic with three…

Taylor Swift says she plans to re-record her earlier songs

Taylor Swift says she plans to re-record her earlier songs

Taylor Swift wasn’t happy when Scooter Braun purchased the rights to her old songs and now it sounds like she has a plan to do something about it. In an interview set to air on “CBS Sunday Morning” this weekend, the superstar singer said she will re-record those earlier tunes. Back in June, Swift accused…

Trump’s latest fight with the Squad is in a song on ‘The Simpsons’

Trump’s latest fight with the Squad is in a song on ‘The Simpsons’

The creators of television show “The Simpsons” are trolling President Trump yet again. And this time, a bunch of Democratic lawmakers are along for the ride with a parody of the song “America” from “West Side Story.” In a clip titled the “West Wing Story” posted on the show’s social media account this week, the…