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Michael Cohen won’t have to report to prison until May, judge rules

Michael Cohen won’t have to report to prison until May, judge rules

A federal judge agreed Wednesday to a two-month delay to the date by which President Donald Trump’s former personal attorney, Michael Cohen, must report to prison. In asking for the postponement, an attorney for Cohen said in a court filing that his client required more time to cope with both recovery from a recent surgical…MORE

Actor Jussie Smollett charged with felony

Actor Jussie Smollett charged with felony

[Breaking news update, published at 8:14 p.m. ET] A charge of disorderly conduct has been approved against “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett, according to an email from the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office. Filing a false police report is disorderly conduct, according to Illinois code. Disorderly conduct is a class 4 felony, the State’s Attorney Office…MORE

Key House Democrats request answers from IRS over new tax forms

Key House Democrats request answers from IRS over new tax forms

As tax season kicks into high gear, two House Democrats have questions for the Internal Revenue Service about a newly redesigned tax form in the wake of a recent watchdog report that outlined potential issues associated with use of the forms. The letter, dated February 14, was sent to IRS commissioner Charles Rettig by Democratic…MORE

Kellyanne Conway kind of, sort of threatened that the Mueller report might never come out

Kellyanne Conway kind of, sort of threatened that the Mueller report might never come out

At the very end of a decidedly contentious interview between CNN’s Chris Cuomo and White House senior adviser Kellyanne Conway on Tuesday night, Conway said something regarding special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election that should raise every eyebrow you have (which should only be two). Here’s the exchange —…MORE

How ‘weak’ a 2020 candidate is Donald Trump, really?

How ‘weak’ a 2020 candidate is Donald Trump, really?

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is thinking about challenging President Donald Trump in the 2020 Republican presidential primary for one simple reason: He’s not sure Trump can actually win a second term. “The issue I’m concerned about is he has a very low re-elect number, I think in the 30s, high 30s, low 40s,” Hogan said…MORE

These portraits of young women in Haiti offer glimpses into their daily struggles

These portraits of young women in Haiti offer glimpses into their daily struggles

Through images of mostly somber young women holding water bottles, onions and Ziploc bags of rice and black beans, photographer Nadia Todres shows the world Haiti’s silent sufferers. Through her lens, Todres wants to highlight Haitians’ daily struggles that go unnoticed in the media, which has tended to focus on images of the violent anti-government…MORE

Kylie Jenner says family ‘cut her off at the age of 15’

Kylie Jenner says family ‘cut her off at the age of 15’

Kylie Jenner gets why people don’t believe she’s self-made, but she insists she is. “My parents told me I needed to make my own money, it’s time to learn how to save and spend your own money, stuff like that,” she told Paper magazine. “What I’m trying to say is I did have a platform,…MORE

The Red Cross and HBO are partnering on a ‘Game of Thrones’-themed blood drive

The Red Cross and HBO are partnering on a ‘Game of Thrones’-themed blood drive

Winter is here. And due to the season’s especially severe cold weather, the American Red Cross has missed out on thousands of blood donations. So it’s teaming with HBO for a “Game of Thrones”-themed campaign to help fill the gap. The partnership, branded #BleedForTheThrone, includes blood drives across 43 states from March 7-12 and nine…MORE

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