Melania Trump’s immigration lawyer tears into Trump’s ‘unconscionable’ attacks on so-called ‘chain migration’

Associated Press/Seth Wenig The immigration lawyer who represented first lady Melania Trump and her parents told CNN on Friday that President Donald Trump’s attacks on “chain migration” are “unconscionable.” Michael Wildes confirmed that the first lady sponsored her parents for green cards in a process known as family reunification, which critics have assailed as “chain […]

GOP senator calls Trump’s ‘so-called Spygate’ a ‘diversion tactic’

Evan Vucci/AP Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona criticized Trump’s claim of an FBI “spy” being planted in his 2016 campaign as a “diversion tactic”. Flake, who has not ruled out running against Donald Trump for the White House, was appearing on NBC’s “Meet the Press” Sunday. Echoing the label Trump tweeted earlier this week, Flake […]

So-Called ‘Disney Rash’ Is Affecting Some Tourists in Warm Weather

‘Disney Rash’ Is Affecting Some Tourists in Warm Weather Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not […]

8 more areas in Sweden added to list of so-called 'no-go zones’

A new report from the Swedish police lists eight additional areas as being “especially vulnerable,” where it is more difficult for law enforcement and other emergency services to do their job. Read more In 2015, the Swedish police released a report describing 53 districts throughout the country as “vulnerable,” and 15 listed as “especially vulnerable.” […]

John Oliver on Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump’s So-Called “Moderating Influence”

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner are now seen as deus ex machinas of lesser evils, brought into the midst of the hellish Trump Administration through nepotism and supposedly pacifying it to merely moderately terrible ends. They’ve earned far more approval than other members of the administration — which might not mean that they’re liked by people who generally oppose Trumpism, […]

Trump blasts ‘so-called judge’ who temporarily blocked immigration ban in morning tweetstorm

Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images President Donald Trump on Saturday blasted the federal judge who issued a nationwide hold on the executive order temporarily barring immigrants from seven predominately Muslim countries. “The opinion of this so-called judge, which essentially takes law-enforcement away from our country, is ridiculous and will be overturned!” Trump tweeted. “Interesting that certain Middle-Eastern […]

People are outraged about Trump’s so-called ‘gag order’ on government scientists — here’s what could actually be happening

This week has seen federal scientists and park employees go rogue on Twitter amid claims of gag orders and grant freezes by the Trump administration. But looking deeper, Zack found that fear is distorting the situation. There are real concerns but also a need to be clear about when ethical lines are actually being crossed. […]