Ex-U.S. Attorney Bharara to Trump: don’t mess with Manhattan probes

Is what attorneys call meddling what Donald Trump considers working the system? Perhaps the main disconnect between the President and Washington is the rules are much stricter in the capitol. You can’t play fast and loose.

Any such attempt, Bharara predicted, would likely prompt Democrats in Congress to start the impeachment process. Bharara, who was fired as head of the office soon after Trump became president, wrote a book, “Doing Justice: A Prosecutor’s Thoughts on Crime, Punishment and the Rule of Law,”

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Trump adds Biden to his ‘low IQ’ list

The very stable genius that is Donald J. Trump went bonkers over the weekend, attacking Saturday Night Live, deceased Senator John McCain, and ‘Slow Joe’ Biden.
Hambergers.

The former vice president joins a long list of people Trump has deemed “low IQ,” including Maxine Waters, Robert De Niro, Mika Brzezinski, Jennifer Rubin, Sadiq Khan and Rex Tillerson.

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Democrats Call For Investigation Into Pro-Trump Former Owner Of Massage Parlors

Democrats Call For Investigation Into Pro-Trump Former Owner Of Massage Parlors

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., is one of four high-ranking Democrats to sign a letter to the FBI requesting an investigation into the actions of Li "Cindy" Yang.Top Democrats in Congress are concerned that the actions of Li “Cindy” Yang could allow “adversary governments … to acquire potential material for blackmail or other even more nefarious purposes.”

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Democrats Call For Investigation Into Pro-Trump Former Owner Of Massage Parlors

Ex-White House Economist Alan Krueger Dies; Saw Lessons For Economy In Rock Music

Ex-White House Economist Alan Krueger Dies; Saw Lessons For Economy In Rock Music

Princeton economist Alan Krueger, who served in the Obama White House, has died. Krueger’s research interests included the minimum wage, the opioid epidemic and rock ‘n’ roll. He was 58.

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Ex-White House Economist Alan Krueger Dies; Saw Lessons For Economy In Rock Music