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'We're not going to play politics': Steelers' Mike Tomlin says team won't take the field for anthem
In what would be the first team-wide response to tweets by President Trump calling for NFL owners to fire or suspend players who protest the national anthem, the Pittsburgh Steelers will not take the field for their game against the Chicago Bears, according to Head Coach Mike Tomlin. Instead, Tomlin
Trump Invites Russian National Basketball Team to White House
WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)-One day after rescinding his invitation to the Golden State Warriors, Donald J. Trump invited the entire Russian national basketball team to celebrate with him at the White House. Trump said that he looked forward to welcoming the Russian team, calling them "much, mu
Karl Rove on NFL Protests: Trump Will Be 'Walking Away From This a Loser'
On this weekend's broadcast of "Fox News Sunday," network contributor and Republican strategist Karl Rove discussed President Donald Trump criticism of NFL players for taking a knee during the national anthem at games. According to Rove, Trump would be "walking away" from this controversy a "loser."
Biden: Trump 'Emboldened White Supremacists'
Saturday night during a speech at the Charleston, SC branch of the NAACP, former Vice President Joe Biden criticized President Donald Trump for his reaction to the violence last month in Charlottesville, VA. Biden said, "We have a president who has publicly proclaimed the moral equivalency of Neo-Na
Senator Collins Says 'Difficult' to See a Yes Vote on Health Bill
A key Republican said she doesn't see herself backing her party's latest attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare, putting the latest effort on the brink of defeat. "It's very difficult for me to envision a scenario where I end up voting for this bill," Senator Susan Collins of Maine said Sunday on C
New polls send bad news to Trump, GOP
A pair of new polls brought bad news for both President Trump and his party early Sunday morning. The latest ABC News/Washington Post poll showed Trump's approval rating sitting at 39 percent, the lowest approval rating for a president after eight months in office in 70 years. A CNN poll showed just
LeBron James Slams Donald Trump: 'Going to White House Was a Great Honor Until You Showed Up!'
After President Donald Trump's Saturday tweet disinviting NBA Champions the Golden State Warriors from visiting the White House, NBA star LeBron James retaliated with a tweet of his own calling the president a "bum." James jumped to his Twitter account on Saturday morning to slam the president, sayi
Trump Ranted About Kneeling NFL Players. Obama Praised 'Their Right' To Protest.
As President Donald Trump's criticism of athletes who kneel during the national anthem receives widespread condemnation, it's worth taking a look at how then-President Barack Obama addressed protesting sports figures last year. Trump said Friday that any athlete like former San Francisco 49ers quar
North Korean diplomat: Missile strike on US 'inevitable'
An attack on the United States by North Korea is "inevitable" following President Trump's insult of dictator Kim Jong Un, according to the regime's top diplomat. "Our rocket's visit to the entire US mainland [is] inevitable all the more," North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said in a speech to
WARRIORS RESPOND TO TRUMP: 'There is nothing more American than our citizens having the right to express themselves freely'
The Golden State Warriors issued a statement in response to President Donald Trump's tweet on Saturday in which he said he would not invite the Warriors to the White House after comments made by Stephen Curry. "While we intended to meet as a team at the first opportunity we had this morning to co
US bombers fly off North Korea's coast in show of force
U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancer bombers escorted by fighter jets flew in international airspace over waters east of North Korea on Saturday. The Pentagon said the maneuver was a show of force that demonstrated the range of military options available to President Donald Trump. The flight, which was disclo
Nuclear war isn't North Korea's only threat
Eric O'Neill: North Korea has long been investing in creating a dedicated cyber army Battleground for future conflicts will be found in both kinetic and cyberwar theaters, he says
Puerto Rico Has Become Trump's Katrina
As a dam cracked in Puerto Rico, spreading fear across an already devastated island, Donald Trump was in Alabama, calling a black former NFL player a "son-of-a-bitch." During a 90-minute rant that veered from incoherence to the raw belligerence we've come to know in the Age of Trump, the madman who
US bombers fly off east coast of North Korea: Pentagon
Washington (AFP) - US bombers flew off the east coast of North Korea Saturday in a show of force designed to project American military power in the face of Pyongyang's weapons programs, escalating already sky-high tensions. The flight came after days of increasingly bellicose rhetoric between US Pre
If North Korea gets ready to test a nuclear missile in the Pacific Ocean destroy it first
If U.S. intelligence discovers that North Korea has a nuclear tipped, long-range missile getting ready to fire into the South Pacific with the goal of detonating it-to prove to the world it is a nuclear power-there is only one thing President Trump should do: destroy it before it ever goes into the
What Trump does with expiring travel ban will shape Supreme Court fight
What President Trump chooses to do as his travel ban expires Sunday will determine the contours of the battle scheduled to arrive at the Supreme Court next month. Ninety days will have elapsed since the Supreme Court in June allowed the entry ban to proceed in a limited fashion. Other expiration dat
WILBUR ROSS: China 'sent a very powerful message to North Korea'
U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur RossThomson Reuters Wilbur Ross thinks that the People's Bank of China telling Chinese banks to stop doing business with North Korea was a "very powerful message." "I think that move by the Chinese central bank was important," the commerce secretary told CNBC's "Squ
'We're gonna do it because we really have no choice': Trump fires back at North Korea's 'dotard' statement
President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in support of Sen. Luther Strange, Sept. 22, 2017, in Huntsville, Ala.Brynn Anderson/AP President Donald Trump shot back at North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a speech at a rally in Huntsville, Alabama, on Friday. "We can't have madmen out the
Trump blasts criticism of first lady's high heels
Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump on Friday defendedfirst lady Melania Trump's choice to wear high heels before the couple departed the White House for Texas to survey Hurricane Harvey damage in late August. Trump said because of their love and respect for the White House, the first lady was d
Donald Trump: I Might Have Made a Mistake by Endorsing Luther Strange
President Donald Trump admitted to Alabama voters Friday that he might have made a mistake by endorsing appointed Alabama Senator Luther Strange in the Republican primary. "We have to be loyal in life," Trump said. "There is something called loyalty, and I might have made a mistake and I'll be hones
Ben Carson breaks with Trump in heated Alabama Senate race
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump shakes hands with Ben Carson as he attends a church service in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., September 3, 2016.REUTERS/Carlo Allegri The heated Alabama special election took another turn on Friday, as Ben Carson, President Donald Trump's housing secretary, br
Donald Trump Can't Lose
Out of 100 members of the United States Senate, precisely one man-Alabama's Jeff Sessions-endorsed candidate Donald Trump while the Republican presidential nomination was hotly contested. So it's not terribly surprising that the Senate GOP primary to replace President Trump's attorney general is pit
Megyn Kelly: 'So many reporters ... completely biased against Trump, it's absurd'
Screenshot NBC's Megyn Kelly said in an interview that "there are so many reporters who are completely biased against Trump, it's absurd," but also noted doesn't change the fact that he puts them in a dangerous place by targeting them." Kelly's interview with TVNewser.com published Friday comes a
Ex-Obama adviser: 'God save us' if Kim Jong Un mentions Clinton winning popular vote
A former foreign policy adviser to President Obama is warning there could be trouble if North Korean leader Kim Jong Un chides President Trump over the fact that he lost the popular vote to Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonBiden slams Trump over golf gif hitting ClintonOvernight Cybersecur
Hawaii reportedly prepares for nuclear attack amid North Korea rhetoric
Hawaii officials have reportedly been urging residents to prepare for a nuclear attack, the stunning plea coming amid increasingly unnerving rhetoric -- and actions -- from North Korea. Aloha State authorities were working to educate and prepare residents for a possible atomic attack by telling them
Israeli Strikes Hit Weapons Depot by Damascus Airport: Monitor
(AFP) - Israeli strikes hit a weapons depot by Damascus airport overnight, targeting a warehouse belonging to Lebanese militant group Hezbollah, which is allied with the Syrian government, a monitor said Friday. "Israeli warplanes targeted with rocket fire a weapons depot belonging to Hezbollah near
North Korea dictator Kim Jong Un's executions: anti-aircraft guns, flamethrowers, mortars
North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has long been known for his excesses. Whether it be his penchant for heavy drinking or the horrors he inflicts on the women he keeps as sex slaves, the strongman has long held his nation in fear as he rules over the Hermit Kingdom with unchecked powers. Kim, however
Kim's Threat to Detonate a Bomb in the Pacific Should Make Us All Very Afraid
We are a long way from hamburgers. In a bout of blistering invective rare even for cantankerous North Korea, Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un has taken personal aim at Donald Trump, vowing to "surely and definitely tame the mentally deranged U.S. dotard with fire," in response to the U.S. President's thre
Maxine Waters calls Ben Carson an 'educated fool'
Keren Carrion Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) slammed Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben CarsonBenjamin (Ben) Solomon CarsonThe Federal Reserve is setting America up for economic disasterBaltimore's failing schools are a tragedy of criminal proportionsThe US can grow its own farm worke
What Might Have Been In 2017 Had Hillary Clinton Won
We are approaching the year anniversary of Donald Trump's Electoral College victory over Hillary Clinton. He lost the popular vote by close to three million votes, promptly claimed massive voter fraud and then set up a phony voter fraud commission to vainly prove his point. Since the election we hav
Americans can agree that one thing Trump has done is good
Americans overwhelmingly agree that one thing President Donald Trump has done is good - his recent deal with Democratic leadership. An NBC/Wall Street Journal poll released Wednesday found that 71% of Americans support his deal with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Minority Leader Na