Donald Trump: ‘I’m actually, I guess, the chief law enforcement officer of the country’

President Donald Trump asserted on Tuesday that he has a right to interfere in the U.S. justice system because he is “the chief law enforcement officer of the country.” Before departing to California Tuesday afternoon, Trump was asked about whether he had weighed in with Attorney General William Barr on the sentencing of Roger Stone. […]

Trump may have pardoned ex-NFL team owner to help him win Ohio

President Donald Trump issued an out-of-nowhere pardon to former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr. in a possible bid to win the loyalty of some Ohio voters. DeBartolo won five Super Bowls in 14 years as 49ers owner, and he remains a popular figure in northeastern Ohio, where his family made their money in […]

Trump to commute sentence of disgraced ex-Gov. Rod Blagojevich: ABC News

ABC News is reporting that President Donald Trump is planning to commute the prison sentence of Rod Blagojevich, the disgraced former governor of Illinois who tried to sell off the Senate seat once held by former President Barack Obama. BREAKING – @ABC News has learned President Trump expected to commute the sentenced of former Illinois […]

Rudy Giuliani explains why he profiled Black New Yorkers: ‘Who are we supposed to go look for?’

Rudy Giuliani, a former mayor of New York City and an attorney for President Donald Trump, defended his stop and frisk policy on Tuesday — but assailed Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg continuing the practice. Giuliani made the remarks during an interview with Fox News host Ed Henry. “Our statistics were perfect,” Giuliani insisted. “We […]

Trump signs surprise pardon for felon convicted of failing to report extortion and bribery

President Donald Trump Tuesday morning unexpectedly signed a full pardon for a man who was convicted of not reporting extortion, a $400,000 bribe he paid to the now-former governor of Louisiana. Former San Francisco 49ers co-owner Edward DeBartolo, Jr. received the pardon from President trump, who appears once again to be using his power to […]

Judge Amy Jackson refuses to reschedule Roger Stone’s sentencing after he requests new trial

Judge Amy Berman Jackson ruled on Tuesday that Roger Stone’s sentencing would move forward as scheduled even though he has requested a new trial. Jackson made the ruling during a conference call with attorneys and prosectors. The jusge indicated that she would rule on the request for a new trial at a later date. She […]

Tennessee lawmaker files resolution to ‘congratulate’ Trump on impeachment acquittal

A Tennessee Republican lawmaker has filed a resolution in the state House to “congratulate” President Donald Trump on being acquitted in a Senate impeachment trial. WCYB reported that Rep. Andy Holt introduced the resolution last week. The resolution notes that both Tennessee senators — Marsha Blackburn and Lamar Alexander — voted against removing the president […]

Aubrey Huff — who called to make Iranian women slaves — blames Trump support after Giants’ celebration snub

San Francisco Giants baseball player Aubrey Huff lashed out at his former team on Tuesday after he was banned from a World Series celebration. In a statement on Monday, the Giants pointed to Huff’s social media posts as a reason for rescinding his invitation. “Aubrey has made multiple comments on social media that are unacceptable […]

Europeans fear relationship with America will only get worse under a Trump second term

On Tuesday, The New York Times reported that European officials are fearful that if President Donald Trump wins a second term, the hostility he has shown to European allies will continue — and result in a “permanent shift” that creates distance between the U.S. and Europe. “Eight years in political terms is an era, not […]