Donald Trump mocks New York Times reporter Serge Kovaleski during a campaign rally on Nov. 24, 2015. [Media Matters]

Trump mocks reporter’s chronic illness — and MSNBC’s ‘Morning Joe’ cruelly laughs about it

Trump mocked Serge Kovaleski during a campaign rally in South Carolina on Tuesday after calling him a “nice reporter.” Kovalevski lives with arthrogryposis, a condition that causes his hand to rest at unusual angles and is characterized by joint contractures.
Image: Armed BAIR member stalks Irving Muslim woman on Sunday (Twitter.com)

Texas gun nuts who terrorized mosque publish names and addresses of Muslim families

The Bureau of American-Islamic Relations (BAIR) — an anti-Muslim group that used assault rifles and other weapons to intimidate and threaten members of an Irving, Texas mosque on Sunday — has stepped up its campaign of harassment by publishing the names and contact information of the city’s Muslim families and their so-called “sympathizers.”
Asked why years ago he obtained a concealed weapons permit, Trump told the CBS program "Face the Nation": "Because I like to have myself protected." (AFP Photo/Dominick Reuter)

Trump campaign keeps reporters in lockdown to hide embarrassing supporters

Donald Trump’s campaign is now requiring journalists to remain in a designated, roped-off area at rallies. Reporters must even ask permission to use the restrooms, which they can only do while accompanied by a campaign-approved escort.

Here are the top 6 super weird under $30 holiday gifts you never knew you needed

Throughout the holiday season, we’ll be featuring “Raw Deals” to help you find fun gifts for friends and family members — and for yourself!
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REVEALED: Accused Minneapolis shooters fascinated with guns, militia groups and the Confederacy

A group of racist white men went looking for trouble at a Black Lives Matter protest in Minneapolis — and when they found it, they opened fire.
CNN Law Enforcement Analyst Jonathan Gilliam (CNN/screen grab)

CNN analyst: Chicago cop not ‘in the wrong’ to shoot 16 times because Laquan kept ‘moving’

Gilliam said that McDonald was within a “lethal area that this person could lunge at you” because he was less than 21 feet away from the officer.
Image: Monk's hands holding a cross (Shutterstock.com)

Records reveal Minnesota priests raped hundreds of kids for decades — and church buried the evidence

Personnel records made public on Tuesday revealed that Catholic priests at St. John’s Abbey in Collegeville, Minnesota engaged in a sustained and coordinated campaign of child rape.
Fox News host Bill O'Reilly (Fox News/screen grab)

Bill O’Reilly’s white panel declares black men the real ‘social problem’ after Laquan video is released

“The group Black Lives Matter has gained traction among the left in America by saying the American system is out to punish black people,” O’Reilly opined.
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An atheist Thanksgiving: Yes, the godless can ‘give thanks’ — and here is how they do it

I asked my atheist friends to share why, how, and to whom they’re grateful this year. Their responses are thoughtful and heartwarming.
Attorney Daniel Herbert during an interview with CNN (Screenshot)

Lawyer for Chicago cop says Laquan McDonald video is unreliable because it is 2-dimensional

“Video by its nature is 2-dimensional. It distorts images. So what appears to be clear on a video sometimes is not always that clear,” Herbert said.

Here’s how delusional nostalgia is killing the white working class

Half of white Americans think the racial tables have turned against them.