Taking Away John Brennan’s Clearance Threatens National Security

In a move that has shocked career national security officials, President Trump stripped former CIA Director John Brennan of his security clearance this week, and announced he was considering doing so for a host of others. The move so enraged retired Navy Admiral William McRaven—the man who oversaw the killing…

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Journalists got a free USB fan at the Trump-Kim summit. They’ve been told not to plug it in.

Press nabbed a weird freebie while covering the summit between Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump in Singapore.Image: Kevin Lim/THE STRAITS TIMES/Handout/Getty Images While the world’s eyes watch Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un meet in Singapore, journalists have seemingly been treated rather well while covering the event.  But caution has been…

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Presidents Trump and Macron dug a tree and somehow that became a meme. The Internet is unpredictable.

This year has been a pretty wild one already, but it just got stranger.  Kim Kardashian West — like, beauty mogul and reigning queen of reality TV Kim Kardashian West — visited the White House on Wednesday to talk about prison reform with President Donald Trump.  SEE ALSO: Trump thanks…

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Watch Trevor Noah ‘fire’ Michelle Wolf from ‘The Daily Show’

Host Trevor Noah “officially fired” Michelle Wolf from The Daily Show last night after her controversial White House Correspondents’ Dinner speech dominated the last few news cycles. Gleefully, Noah broke down what exactly was so incendiary about her monologue, saying she “should’ve had the decency not to comment on a…

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UK Goes 55 Hours Without Coal For The First Time Ever

It appears the UK is breaking up with coal for the first time in its 140-year love affair. The nation made its relationship status official earlier this week after producing a record 55 hours of electricity without burning any coal. Data compiled by Bloomberg shows the record was set in…

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