Twitter Users Have Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Back After She Was Fashion-Shamed

On Thursday, Washington Examiner reporter Twitter screenshot Twitter users pounced on Scarry’s bizarre attack on Ocasio-Cortez and mocked it mercilessly. Ocasio-Cortez couldn’t help but join in on the takedown, pointing out that her opponents seem obsessed with her backside. Other Twitter users piled on with memes of ridiculous winter coats. …

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Trump, Democrats dig battle lines over new era of investigations

(CNN)Donald Trump just co-opted a new buzz phrase he hopes will define the next two years in politics: “Presidential harassment.” “The prospect of Presidential Harassment by the Dems is causing the Stock Market big headaches!” Trump tweeted Monday, falsely blaming his foes for a sell-off motivated by jitters in the…

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What we know about the discrepancy in votes out of Broward County

(CNN)A discrepancy in the number of votes cast for governor and senator in Florida in Broward County is raising questions about the ballot design there, as the vote-count margin in the two big races continues to narrow. Broward is a Democratic-leaning county. Among those who did vote in the Senate…

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President Trump to announce support for criminal justice overhaul proposal

(CNN)President Donald Trump is expected to throw his support behind bipartisan criminal justice legislation during an event at the White House on Wednesday, two sources close to the process said. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is expected to order a whip count later this week, and has pledged to bring…

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Progressive backlash against Amazon HQ2 is growing. Here’s why

New York (CNN Business)Cities should resist the temptation to throw money at Amazon and CEO Jeff Bezos just because the company is promising to create high-paying jobs. That’s the message from progressive groups and some local policymakers in New York City and Washington. “We’re going to do everything we can…

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While America wages war on opioids, meth makes its comeback

(CNN)For Capt. Mark Wollmershauser Jr. and the Tulsa Police Department, the late-2000s and early 2010s were an extremely dangerous time. Perhaps no city has been hit harder by this latest meth epidemic than Tulsa. In just the first six months of 2018, Wollmershauser said his Special Investigations Division has already…

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