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Alert About Missile Bound for Hawaii Was Sent in Error, Officials Say – New York Times

New York Times Alert About Missile Bound for Hawaii Was Sent in Error, Officials SayNew York TimesAn early-morning emergency alert mistakenly warning of an incoming ballistic missile attack was dispatched to cellphones across Hawaii early Saturday morning, setting off widespread panic in a state that was already extremely anxious because of …Hawaii officials say 'NO(…)

New York Mets Invite 50 Cent to ‘Redeem’ Himself With First Pitch

First is the worst, second is the best? After 50 Cent hilariously flubbed his ceremonial first pitch duties during a 2014 New York Mets game at Citi Field, the team is finally giving him another chance. Biggest Scandals of 2017 “Hey @50cent, we heard you’re ready to redeem yourself?!” the Mets tweeted on Thursday, January(…)

A Senior Republican Senator Admonishes Trump: ‘American Is an Idea, Not a Race’ – New York Times

New York Times A Senior Republican Senator Admonishes Trump: 'American Is an Idea, Not a Race'New York TimesWASHINGTON — It was just after President Trump had finished railing in the Oval Office against African immigrants he said came from “shithole countries” when a senior Republican senator, Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, who was there to(…)

Senator Insists Trump Used ‘Vile and Racist’ Language – New York Times

New York Times Senator Insists Trump Used 'Vile and Racist' LanguageNew York TimesWASHINGTON — President Trump on Friday offered a vague denial about the language he chose to use about immigrants during a private meeting with lawmakers at the White House on Thursday, when he reportedly referred to African nations as “shithole …The Latest: Haiti(…)

A Tibetan Activist Faces 15 Years in Prison After Appearing in a New York Times Video

A Tibetan activist has been put on trial in China under charges of “inciting separatism” that could see him imprisoned for more than a decade after he appeared in a 2015 documentary produced by The New York Times. Tashi Wangchuk pleaded not guilty to the charges at a trial that lasted just four hours on(…)

Luann de Lesseps’ Dramatic Arrest Will Be Worked Into The New Season Of Real Housewives Of New York!

Real Housewives of New York will DEFINITELY cover Luann de Lesseps‘ recent legal drama. Despite the fact that the RHONY cameras were on break at the time of The Countess’ Palm Beach arrest, it’s said Bravo will likely address the controversy head on during a new season. Oooh go on. Related: Kyle Richards’ New House(…)

In Signing Sweeping Tax Bill, Trump Questions Whether He is Getting Enough Credit – New York Times

New York Times In Signing Sweeping Tax Bill, Trump Questions Whether He is Getting Enough CreditNew York TimesWASHINGTON — President Trump signed the most consequential tax legislation in three decades on Friday, even as he complained that he has not been given credit for his administration's accomplishments during a turbulent first year. Mr. Trump decided(…)

President Trump Blames the New York Explosion Terror Attack on a ‘Lax’ Immigration System

President Donald Trump said Monday’s attack on New York City’s Port Authority Bus Terminal was the result of a “lax” immigration system that “allows far too many dangerous, inadequately vetted people to access our country.” “The terrible harm that this flawed system inflicts on America’s security and economy has long been clear,” Trump said in(…)

Al Franken to Resign From Senate Amid Harassment Allegations – New York Times

New York Times Al Franken to Resign From Senate Amid Harassment AllegationsNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Senator Al Franken of Minnesota, in an emotional speech on the Senate floor, announced on Thursday that he would resign from Congress, the most prominent figure in a growing list of lawmakers felled by charges of sexual harassment or …Franken(…)

Trump, Defending Himself After Flynn Guilty Plea, Says FBI Is in ‘Tatters’ – New York Times

New York Times Trump, Defending Himself After Flynn Guilty Plea, Says FBI Is in 'Tatters'New York TimesWASHINGTON — As the F.B.I.'s Russia investigation draws closer to him, President Trump on Sunday unleashed an extraordinary assault on the nation's premier law enforcement agency, calling it a biased institution whose reputation for fairness was “in …Meet the(…)

Senate Passes Sweeping Republican Tax Overhaul Bill – New York Times

New York Times Senate Passes Sweeping Republican Tax Overhaul BillNew York TimesWASHINGTON — The Senate passed the most sweeping tax rewrite in decades early Saturday, with Republicans lining up to approve an overhaul that will touch almost every corner of the United States economy, affecting families, small business owners and …How all but one Republican(…)

Senators Scramble to Advance Tax Bill That Increasingly Rewards Wealthy – New York Times

New York Times Senators Scramble to Advance Tax Bill That Increasingly Rewards WealthyNew York TimesWASHINGTON — The Republican tax bill hurtling through Congress is increasingly tilting the United States tax code to benefit wealthy Americans, as party leaders race to shore up wavering lawmakers who are requesting more help for high-earning business …Trump faces make-or-break meeting(…)

A Split From Trump Indicates That Flynn Is Moving to Cooperate With Mueller – New York Times

New York Times A Split From Trump Indicates That Flynn Is Moving to Cooperate With MuellerNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Lawyers for Michael T. Flynn, President Trump's former national security adviser, notified the president's legal team in recent days that they could no longer discuss the special counsel's investigation, according to four people involved …Flynn's lawyer(…)