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Fox News crew ‘watched in disbelief’ as Montana’s Greg Gianforte ‘slammed’ and ‘punched’ reporter – Washington Post

Thursday, May 25, 2017

A Fox News reporter provided a vivid eyewitness account late Wednesday of an attack on a reporter by Montana Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte that led to him being cited for assault by the county sheriff and to lose his endorsements from two Montana newspapers ahead of the special election set for Thursday. Both papers, the Missoulian and the Billings Gazette, issued scathing denunciations of Gianforte. The alleged assault took place…

Manchester attack: May to tell Trump to stop intelligence leaks – CNN

Thursday, May 25, 2017

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The most alarming sentence for Republicans in CBO’s new health-care report – Washington Post

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), speaks at the White House after the House passed a health-care bill on May 4. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) The Congressional Budget Office released its assessment of the latest version of House Republicans health-care bill on Wednesday, and if Republicans were hoping for big changes this time around, they didn’t get them. The new score looks a lot like the old one: 23 million people would lose their insurance…

Live Updates: Trump Is in Brussels, and Disagreement on Russia Emerges – New York Times

Thursday, May 25, 2017

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GOP candidate in Montana race charged with misdemeanor assault after allegedly body-slamming reporter – Washington Post

Thursday, May 25, 2017

MISSOULA, Mont. — Greg Gianforte, the Republican candidate in Montana’s special congressional election, was charged with misdemeanor assault Wednesday after allegedly assaulting a reporter for the Guardian who had been trying to ask him a question. Gianforte, who is seen as the slight favorite in a race that ends Thursday, left what was supposed to be a final campaign rally at his Bozeman headquarters without making remarks. The Gallatin County sheriff’s…

The Latest: US lawmaker says UK bomb showed ‘sophistication’ – Washington Post

Thursday, May 25, 2017

LONDON — The Latest on the bombing at a pop concert in Manchester that left 22 people dead (all times local): 11:55 p.m. A U.S. congressman says the bomb used in the deadly Manchester Arena attack in England suggests a “level of sophistication” that might indicate its maker had foreign training. Texas Republican Mike McCaul, chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, told The Associated Press on Wednesday that the…

With Gift and in Conversation, Vatican Presses Trump on Climate Change – New York Times

Thursday, May 25, 2017

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Top Russian Officials Discussed How to Influence Trump Aides Last Summer – New York Times

Thursday, May 25, 2017

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South China Sea: US warship challenges China’s claims with first operation under Trump – CNN

Thursday, May 25, 2017

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At Moogfest, the music revolution will be synthesized – PBS NewsHour

Thursday, May 25, 2017

JUDY WOODRUFF: The idea, how technology, music and science can inspire one another, and to the creation of distinct new sounds. Jeffrey Brown is back to take us to an unusual gathering held just a few days ago in Durham, North Carolina. JEFFREY BROWN: Start with a circuit board, add knobs and dials, solder everything together, and, eventually, if you know what you’re doing, you have an instrument that can…

Chicago Fire’s official DJ releases new mix for team’s 20th anniversary – MLSsoccer.com

Thursday, May 25, 2017

As the Chicago Fire’s official match-day DJ, Ben Stepnowski, a.k.a. DJ Step, helps keep the stands at Toyota Park moving. And it helps, naturally, that it wasn’t too long ago that he watched the team from those same stands. In fact, Step ascended to his gig with the team after taking in matches after his older brother gifted him with season tickets.  “I wanted to create a video to show…

WATCH: Rob Gronkowski’s dreams come to life in music video with WWE’s Mojo Rawley – CBSSports.com

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Ever wonder what Rob Gronkowski dreams about? Well, now we know, and it’s exactly what you imagined, thanks to a new music video from 3LAU (a.k.a. Justin Blau), who Gronk reportedly met last year while healing from back surgery at the Super Bowl, according to US Weekly. Let’s take a deep look into Gronk’s subconscious …. Going on date with super-attractive young woman? Check. 3LU/YouTube Washing a sports car with…

Why Ariana Grande’s music is so important – Mashable

Thursday, May 25, 2017

On Monday night, Ariana Grande fans — AKA “Arianators” — excitedly gathered for a shared purpose; to watch her perform the songs they love. But, the awful events which transpired that night meant that some of those fans didn’t make it home.  Grande fans are now mourning the loss to their fanbase; a community whose shared love of her music spans several generations. And, that curious ability to transcend generations…

Uninsured ranks still to grow by tens of millions under latest House health-care bill, CBO says – Washington Post

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Health-care legislation adopted by House Republicans earlier this month would leave 23 million more Americans uninsured by 2026 than under current law, the Congressional Budget Office projected Wednesday — only a million fewer than the estimate for the House’s previous bill. The nonpartisan agency’s finding, which drew immediate fire from Democrats, patient advocates, health industry officials and some business groups, is likely to complicate Republicans’ push to pass a companion bill…

Manchester attack: Police move in on arena bomber’s ‘network’ – CNN

Thursday, May 25, 2017

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Pope welcomes Trump to the Vatican despite past disagreements – Washington Post

Thursday, May 25, 2017

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis welcomed President Trump to the cradle of Roman Catholicism on Wednesday, delivering a message of peace even as the pontiff emphasized his role as the world’s moral counterpoint to the president’s nationalist agenda. The two met in the pope’s private study for nearly half an hour, joined only by an interpreter. The pontiff, in white papal dress and a pectoral cross on a chain around…

Reporter: Montana House GOP candidate ‘body-slammed’ me – Politico

Thursday, May 25, 2017

“The last guy who came here did the same thing. Get the hell out of here. Get the hell out of here. The last guy did the same thing. Are you with the Guardian?” Greg Gianforte told a Guardian reporter. | Getty By Hadas Gold 05/24/2017 08:36 PM EDT Updated 05/24/2017 08:58 PM EDT 2017-05-24T08:58-0400 Montana Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte allegedly “body-slammed” a reporter on Wednesday at a campaign…

Sessions didn’t disclose meetings with Russian officials on security clearance form – Washington Post

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions did not reveal meetings with Russian officials when he applied for his security clearance to serve as the nation’s highest-ranking law enforcement official. Sessions came under fire earlier this year for not disclosing to the Senate Judiciary Committee during his confirmation hearing that, as the senator from Alabama, he met twice with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak during the presidential election when he was also serving as…

Chicago Fire’s official DJ releases new mix for team’s 20th anniversary – MLSsoccer.com

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

As the Chicago Fire’s official match-day DJ, Ben Stepnowski, a.k.a. DJ Step, helps keep the stands at Toyota Park moving. And it helps, naturally, that it wasn’t too long ago that he watched the team from those same stands. In fact, Step ascended to his gig with the team after taking in matches after his older brother gifted him with season tickets.  “I wanted to create a video to show…