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New York Times US attorney general orders review of gun background check systemReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday ordered a review of a government database used for background checks on gun buyers, after a man who killed 26 people in a Texas church was left off the system despite having a ...Sessions Orders Review of Background Check System After Texas MassacreDaily BeastSessions orders review of background check system for gunsSeattle Timesall 20 news articles »

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New York Post Slain Baltimore cop was set to testify against fellow officersNew York PostA Baltimore homicide detective was killed with his own service weapon as he was preparing to testify against fellow officers indicted in a drug-running scheme. see also. Baltimore cop dies after being shot in the head. BALTIMORE — The Baltimore ...Police commissioner: Slain Baltimore detective was to testify in case of indicted officersBaltimore SunPolice: Slain detective shot day before grand jury testimonyABC NewsUpdate: Baltimore Det. Sean Suiter was killed with his own gun after struggle with killerYork Daily Record/Sunday Newsall 51 news articles »

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HuffPost Two More Women Accuse Sen. Al Franken Of Inappropriate TouchingHuffPostOne woman told HuffPost that Franken had grabbed her backside at an event honoring women. By Jenavieve Hatch and Zachary Roth. Bloomberg via Getty Images. That makes it four women who have accused Sen. Al Franken of groping them. ADVERTISEMENT. Two ...Politicians accused of misconduct keep quiet and hope everyone forgets. It rarely works.Washington PostDemocrats wrestle with alleged misconduct in their own houseNBCNews.comTwo additional woman accuse Franken of gropingThe HillUSA TODAY -CBS News -Chicago Tribune -Fox Newsall 228 news articles »

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SFGate $47000 karma for homeless man who spent his last $20 to help womanSFGateHomeless man given thousands after using last $20 to help stranded womanWLS-TVall 51 news articles »

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USA TODAY Slower Netflix streaming? The FCC aims to make it possible.USA TODAYSlower speeds. Extra fees. Blocked content. The FCC plans to make all that legal. The Federal Communications Commission is set to let Internet providers favor some content over others, a potentially massive shift in Internet regulation that could ...Investigation of fake net neutrality foes has been stymied by the FCC, New York Attorney General saysWashington PostI'm on the FCC. Please stop us from killing net neutralityLos Angeles TimesThe backlash is building over the plan to gut net neutralityNBCNews.comThe Verge -Slate Magazine -ABC News -Washington Examinerall 365 news articles »

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Washington Post Ethics lawyer says Conyers mistreated her during her years on Capitol HillWashington PostA high-profile Washington lawyer specializing in congressional ethics said Wednesday that Rep. John Conyers Jr. (D-Mich.) harassed and verbally abused her when she worked for him on Capitol Hill in the 1990s and that her repeated appeals for help to ...Lawyer: 'Conyers is not going to resign'The HillLawyer: Conyers won't resign House seat, did not harass womenCNNFirst House Democrat calls on Conyers to resignPoliticoBusiness Insider -USA TODAY -Bloomberg -U.S. News & World Reportall 553 news articles »

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New York Times Trump Organization Will Exit From Its Struggling SoHo Hotel in New YorkNew York TimesThe announcement came on his television show, “The Apprentice.” Donald J. Trump would open his second luxury hotel in New York, a “work of art” in the SoHo neighborhood of Manhattan that would become “an awe-inspiring masterpiece.” That was 11 years ...Trump's name is coming off his SoHo hotel as politics weigh on president's brandWashington PostTrump Organization Cuts Ties To Controversial SoHo HotelNPRTrumps Can Never Really Check Out of SoHo HotelBloombergNew York Daily News -The Hill -Wall Street Journal -ThinkProgressall 47 news articles »

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New York Times Joe Barton, Senior Texas Republican, Apologizes for Explicit PhotoNew York TimesWASHINGTON — The heightened scrutiny of sexual impropriety on Capitol Hill has swept up a senior House Republican who on Wednesday apologized for a sexually explicit photo that wound up on the internet. Representative Joe Barton of Texas, who was once ...GOP congressman Barton apologizes for nude selfiePoliticoTexas Rep. apologizes for not having 'better judgment' after anonymous tweet of graphic imageCNNCongressman Joe Barton Might Have Been the Victim of Revenge PornSlate Magazine (blog)mySanAntonio.com -NBCNews.com -HuffPost -ABC Newsall 98 news articles »

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Recode Facebook will help some users figure out if they saw Russian propaganda during the 2016 US presidential electionRecodeFacebook is trying to alert some U.S. users that they fell victim to Russian propaganda during the 2016 presidential election. In the coming weeks, the social giant plans to roll out a new tool so that users can check if they followed or “Liked” pages ...Facebook will show which Russian election troll accounts you followedTechCrunchFacebook will let some of its users see if they interacted with Russian propagandaBusiness InsiderYou Can Soon Check If You've Interacted With Russian Trolls on FacebookFortuneSlate Magazine (blog) -Washington Post -New York Times -Quartzall 90 news articles »

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Washington Post Police: MS-13 members in Maryland stab man more than 100 times and decapitate himWashington PostAs many as 10 members of the MS-13 street gang lured a man into a park in Wheaton, Md., spoke with one another over walkie-talkies as he arrived, stabbed him more than 100 times, decapitated him and then cut out his heart, according to police documents ...Police: Man found in Md. was decapitated, had heart removed and stabbed by MS-13 membersWJLAMS-13 gang 'behead man' in park near Washington DCBBC NewsSuspected MS-13 member charged with murder in grisly decapitation, dismembermentWTOPWBAL Baltimore -Montgomery Community Media -BethesdaMagazine.comall 36 news articles »

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