December 9, 2019

Fox News’ Bill Hemmer moves to afternoons, will lead breaking news division

“Bill Hemmer Reports” begins on January 20 at 3 p.m. ET on Fox News Channel. Bill Hemmer will anchor “Bill Hemmer Reports” on Fox News Channel weekdays at 3 p.m. ET starting on January 20, the network announced on Monday.“Bill is an incredible newsman and his ability to cut to the heart of the story…

FISA report: DOJ watchdog shares findings on Russia probe surveillance

The Justice Department’s inspector general on Monday released the long-awaited internal review concerning the origins of the Russia investigation, revealing that while the probe’s launch complied with DOJ and FBI policies, there are “significant concerns with how certain aspects of the investigation were conducted and supervised.”Specifically, the report concluded that investigators found no intentional misconduct or political…

Juice WRLD died before attending 21st birthday party, after rapping about not living past that age

Rapper Juice WRLD was reportedly traveling to attend a 21st birthday celebration in his hometown of Chicago the night he died, after previously singing about how he didn’t expect to live past that age.The star turned 21 on Dec. 2, and posted on Instagram that he would be “celebrating all week.”Fox News confirmed Juice WRLD, whose real name is…

House Judiciary Committee holds hearing on impeachment evidence: Live updates

The House Judiciary Committee is holding an impeachment hearing Monday where committee lawyers are presenting evidence in the case, as Democrats begin to draft articles of impeachment against President Trump at the direction of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.The committee is expected to receive the “presentations of evidence” from Judiciary Committee Majority Counsel Barry Berke and…

IG Report: FBI Had ‘Authorized Purpose’ to Investigate Trump Campaign, but Wrongdoing Found

The Justice Department’s inspector general (IG) report states the FBI possessed an “authorized purpose” to investigate the 2016 Trump campaign, but says the bureau committed a series of wrongdoings in its handling of the operation. The over 400-page report by Inspector General Michael Horowitz criticizes the FBI for “significant inaccuracies and omissions” in the bureau’s applications to…

Republican Counsel Stephen Castor Destroys Democrats’ Arguments for Impeachment | Breitbart

Jim Watson / AFP / Getty Stephen Castor, Republican counsel for the House Intelligence Committee, laid out his party’s case against the impeachment of President Donald Trump in the House Judiciary Committee on Monday. Castor was responding to the opening presentation by Democrat counsel Daniel Goldman, much of which reprised Democrats’ 300-page report, which Chairman…

Pam Bondi: Trump Wants Schiff, Hunter Biden, ‘Whistleblower’ to Testify

The White House’s top impeachment communicator made clear in no uncertain terms on Sunday evening that if impeachment reaches a Senate trial, President Donald Trump expects House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) chairman Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA); former Vice President Joe Biden’s son, Hunter Biden; and the so-called “whistleblower” to be called as fact…

Michelle Obama Calls Trump Impeachment Probe ‘Surreal’

Former first lady Michelle Obama described the ongoing impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump and his activities regarding Ukraine as “surreal” as the House begins drawing up articles to remove the president. “It’s surreal. I don’t think people know what to make of it. But do I think we can come back from it? Oh…

Dem Rep. Richmond: Trump’s ‘Criminal Enterprise’ Putting 2020 Presidential Election at Risk | Breitbart

Sunday on MSNBC’s “Kasie DC,” Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-LA) commented on the ongoing impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump. Richmond said there is a “continuing criminal enterprise” going on with Trump, adding that the president is putting the 2020 presidential election “at risk.” “[T]his is a continuing criminal enterprise that’s going on,” Richmond stated. “Right…

Joe Biden Contradicts Top Adviser, Claims Was Never Warned About Burisma

Joe Biden is claiming staffers never warned that his youngest son’s role with Burisma Holdings, a Ukrainian natural gas conglomerate, posed a conflict of interest — contradicting one of his top advisers. The former vice president, who is increasingly under pressure from voters to explain Hunter Biden’s wheeling and dealing overseas, told NPR in an extensive…

Dick Morris: ‘A Good Shot’ Hillary Clinton Enters 2020 Race | Breitbart

During Sunday’s “The Cats Roundtable” on New York AM 970 radio, political commentator and former Bill Clinton adviser Dick Morris said there is “a good shot” 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton enters the 2020 Democratic field of candidates for the party’s nomination. Morris said Hillary may see Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) dropping out of the…

Mayors Ask Trump to Import More Refugees to U.S. for ‘Cultural Diversity’

Nearly 100 mayors across the United States are begging President Trump to import as many refugees to the country as possible in order to “bring cultural vibrancy and diversity” to American communities. In a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo last month, about 88 mayors — from Denver, Colorado to Columbia, South Carolina —…

Democrats gear up for high-stakes Judiciary hearing | TheHill

House Democrats are gearing up for one of their last opportunities to present evidence about President TrumpDonald John TrumpPence: It’s not a “foregone conclusion” that lawmakers impeach Trump FBI identifies Pensacola shooter as Saudi Royal Saudi Air Force second lieutenant Trump calls Warren ‘Pocahontas,’ knocks wealth tax MORE’s contacts with Ukraine before introducing articles of…

Warren reveals she made almost $2 million from private legal work | TheHill

Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenTrump calls Warren ‘Pocahontas,’ knocks wealth tax Warren, Buttigieg fight echoes 2004 campaign, serves as warning for 2020 race Democrats battle for Hollywood’s cash MORE (D-Mass.)’s presidential campaign on Sunday released updated information on her compensation from her past private legal work, with the total adding up to just under $2 million.Her campaign’s legal work…

Jogger slaps Georgia TV reporter’s behind live on-air

A brazen creep slapped a TV reporter’s behind as she reported live from a race in Georgia.WSAV-TV’s Alex Bozarjian was on air, with joggers mugging the camera as they dashed past her at the Savannah Bridge Run 10K Saturday, when a man in a hat and sunglasses appeared to smack her as he ran past,…

Linda Ronstadt calls Mike Pompeo a Trump enabler during reception

Linda Ronstadt, who was honored Sunday night as part of the latest group of recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors for lifetime achievement in the arts, took a shot at Secretary of State Mike Pompeo the night before during a reception dinner. 2019 Kennedy Center Honoree singer Linda Ronstadt arrives at the State Department for…

Elizabeth Warren reveals she made $1.9 million from private legal work over 3 decades

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., received $1.9 million from private legal work during her time as a law professor stretching back three decades, according to a release by her campaign.The work, since 1986, included fees from large corporate clients, her campaign said in the release.Some of her clients included the attorneys for Rabobank, a Dutch financial institution…

Nunes blasts Schiff for ‘blatant disregard’ of impeachment rules; blames ‘vendetta’ against Trump

EXCLUSIVE: House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes blasted committee Chairman Adam Schiff for what he called an “alarming” and “blatant disregard” for the rules governing the House impeachment inquiry against President Trump, saying Schiff transmitted his investigative findings to the Judiciary Committee for the next phase in the proceedings without consulting him.Fox News exclusively…

Hong Kong protests mark 6-month mark with massive rally – Breitbart

HONG KONG (AP) — Almost hidden among the throngs of demonstrators who marched in Hong Kong on Sunday was one woman who crawled, literally on hands and knees on the rough road surface — an apt metaphor for the arduous path traveled by Hong Kong’s protest movement in the past six months. Dragging bricks and…

Police: Slain Arkansas Officer ‘Ambushed’ in Patrol Vehicle – Breitbart

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — A police officer was ”ambushed and executed” by a gunman as he sat in his patrol vehicle parked outside his police station in northwestern Arkansas, police said Sunday. Fayetteville police said in a news release that Officer Stephen Carr was shot and killed late Saturday by a suspect identified as 35-year-old…

Anthony Hopkins on Why He Avoids Talking About Politics: ‘Actors Are Pretty Stupid’

Actor Anthony Hopkins said he avoids talking publicly about politics because he believes “actors are pretty stupid.” The Oscar-winning star of The Silence of the Lambs and the upcoming Netflix movie The Two Popes spoke in a conversation with fellow actor Brad Pitt for the latest issue of Interview magazine. “People ask me questions about…

‘Treason’: House Judiciary Committee Report Implicates Trump in Ultimate Crime | Breitbart

The House Judiciary Committee report released Saturday on the legal and constitutional framework for impeaching President Donald Trump includes a discussion of the most serious crime listed in the Constitution: treason. Citing the constitutional provision that impeachment applies to “Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors,” the report hints throughout that President Trump might…

Vegan influencer eats meat for 30 days, shocks fans by saying she’s healthier than she’s ‘felt in years’

Well, that’s a big change.A formerly vegan influencer revealed to her fans that she spent 30 days eating nothing but meat and animal products. She also revealed that the new diet had some surprisingly positive effects on her health.Alyse Parker, who has over 200K Instagram followers and over 700K Youtube subscribers, explained her decision on Instagram.…

NAS Pensacola shooting presumed to be ‘act of terrorism,’ one gunman involved, FBI says

Investigators looking into the deadly attack at a U.S. naval base in Florida said Sunday they’re working under the presumption it was an act of terrorism involving a lone gunman, and that no arrests have been made in connection to the incident — as officials revealed that a Saudi student recorded at least part of the attack…

Lindsey Graham torches Schiff over impeachment tactics: He ‘is doing a lot of damage to the country, and he…

Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., is preparing for a likely impeachment trial in the Senate, and he lambasted House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., for his actions in leading the inquiry into President Trump.Republicans have been criticizing Schiff for subpoenaing and releasing phone records of calls between the office of former Intelligence…

Denise D’Ascenzo, Connecticut news legend, dies suddenly

Denise D’Ascenzo, the award-winning WFSB-TV news anchor died suddenly in her Connecticut home late on Saturday, the television station announced. She was 61.“It was sudden and unexpected,” the station’s statement said. “The grief we are all feeling is immeasurable. We are devastated for her husband and daughter, who were her whole life.”She came to WFSB-TV in 1986 and “through…

Nadler: Trump will do everything to make sure 2020 is ‘not a fair election’ | TheHill

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry NadlerJerrold (Jerry) Lewis NadlerJudiciary panel releases report defining impeachable offenses READ: White House letter refusing to participate in impeachment hearings White House tells Democrats it won’t cooperate in impeachment hearings MORE (D-N.Y.) said Sunday that President TrumpDonald John TrumpPence: It’s not a “foregone conclusion” that lawmakers impeach Trump FBI identifies Pensacola…

Trump: Democrats changing impeachment guidelines hours before next hearing | TheHill

© Getty President TrumpDonald John TrumpPence: It’s not a “foregone conclusion” that lawmakers impeach Trump FBI identifies Pensacola shooter as Saudi Royal Saudi Air Force second lieutenant Trump calls Warren ‘Pocahontas,’ knocks wealth tax MORE claimed in a Sunday tweet that Democrats are changing impeachment guidelines hours before the next House Judiciary Committee hearing.Trump said…

Trump: Some ‘Great’ American Jews ‘Don’t Love Israel Enough’ | Breitbart

Patrick Semansky / Associated Press President Donald Trump told a pro-Israel group in South Florida on Saturday night that Israel “has never had a better friend in the White House” than him, but that some American Jews “don’t love Israel enough.” Trump was addressing the the Israeli-American Council (AIC), a relatively new organization founded by Israeli…

House Judiciary Committee Impeachment Report Ignores ‘Expert’ Witnesses | Breitbart

The House Judiciary Committee’s impeachment report Saturday on the constitutional and legal grounds for impeachment failed to cite any of the testimony from the “expert” witnesses who testified on Wednesday. The report, signed by 20 members of the Democratic majority staff, appears to have been written in advance of that hearing. It was also prepared…

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