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New York Times Senior Texas Republican Swept Up Into Storm Over Explicit PhotoNew York TimesWASHINGTON — The heightened scrutiny of sexual impropriety on Capitol Hill has swept up a senior House Republican who apologized Wednesday for a sexually explicit photograph that wound up on the internet and raised the possibility that he had been the ...Congressman on tape tells woman he would report her to Capitol Police because she could expose his secret sex lifeWashington PostBarton threatened to report woman to Capitol Police if she shared sexually explicit photos of him: reportThe HillBarton: Capitol Police investigating possible crime against mePoliticoUSA TODAY -Bloomberg -Dallas News (blog) -CNNall 114 news articles »

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BBC News Manus Island: Police enter former Australia-run asylum centreBBC NewsPolice in Papua New Guinea (PNG) have entered a former Australian-run detention centre in a bid to get asylum seekers who remain there to leave. Hundreds of men have refused to leave the Manus Island centre since it was shut down on 31 October, citing ...Why asylum seekers are still in an Australian detention center, even after Australia abandoned itBusiness InsiderPapua New Guinea's Police Storm Manus Island Refugee CampNew York TimesManus Island: PNG police launch operation to remove refugees from detention centreTelegraph.co.ukThe Australian -South China Morning Post -The Guardian -Daily Mailall 115 news articles »

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Washington Post Investigation of fake net neutrality foes has been stymied by the FCC, New York Attorney General saysWashington PostThe reports started trickling out in May, in the weeks after the Federal Communications Commission had begun soliciting public comments on a proposal to repeal net neutrality rules that govern the flow of information on the Internet. A large number of ...The backlash is building over the plan to gut net neutralityNBCNews.comI'm on the FCC. Please stop us from killing net neutralityLos Angeles TimesIf Portugal is a net neutrality nightmare, we're already living in itThe VergeABC News -USA TODAY -Slate Magazine -U.S. News & World Reportall 384 news articles »

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Washington Post Argentina reports new clue in search for missing submarineWashington PostMAR DEL PLATA, Argentina — Ships and planes hunting for a missing Argentine submarine with 44 crew members will return to a previously search area after officials said Wednesday that a noise made a week ago in the South Atlantic could provide a clue ...What we know and don't know about Argentina's missing submarineLos Angeles TimesMissing Argentine Submarine Highlights Years of Military UnderfundingU.S. News & World ReportArgentina missing submarine: Russia joins search operationBBC NewsBusiness Insider -The Hill -Military.com -Gizmodoall 94 news articles »

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Washington Post Baltimore police detective fatally shot in head with own gun, died clutching radioWashington PostA Baltimore police detective was shot in the head with his own gun at close range while struggling with a man and died with his radio still clutched in his left hand, the city's top law enforcement official said Wednesday. Detective Sean Suiter's death ...Baltimore officer was killed with his own gun, police sayCNNBaltimore detective killed day before giving testimony, police commissioner saysCBS NewsSlain Baltimore cop was set to testify against fellow officersNew York PostTIME -Baltimore Sun -GoFundMeall 58 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 PostTwo additional woman accuse Franken of gropingThe HillDemocrats wrestle with alleged misconduct in their own houseNBCNews.comUSA TODAY -U.S. News & World Report -CBS News -The Daily Callerall 193 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 -ThinkProgress -Wall Street Journalall 47 news articles »

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Bloomberg Trump to Meet With Congressional Leaders on Budget Next TuesdayBloombergTrump speaks to members of the media before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 21, 2017. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg. President Donald Trump will meet next Tuesday with Democratic and ...and more »

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ThinkProgress It looks like Kellyanne Conway broke a federal law on national TV againThinkProgressKellyanne Conway appeared Tuesday morning on Fox & Friends in her capacity as a White House official, but weighed in on the Alabama special election. Doing so appears to violate federal law, according to several legal experts and former ethics ...and more »

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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 FacebookFortuneWashington Post -Bloomberg -NBCNews.com -USA TODAYall 98 news articles »

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