Hedge fund managers are the devil du jour in the American political game, Ted Cruz being “Lucifer in the flesh” aside. There are few politicians, particularly on the left, who haven’t, at one point or another, been critical of the concept of the “greedy hedge fund managers.” Hillary Clinton, whose daughter married one and has raised a lot of money from them, has regularly peppered her campaign speeches with namedrops of the faceless boogeyman.
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Larry Wilmore, host of Comedy Central's "The Nightly Show," was the comedian at this year's White House Correspondents' Dinner. His routined was not well received by the audience, which remained silent for long periods during his set. Wilmore took shots many targets -- CNN, Wolf Blitzer, Don Lemon, Fox News, Republicans, Ted Cruz, Donald Trump -- but his last line shocked the room.
It was news when ESPN fired baseball analyst Curt Schilling for a post he made on Facebook opposing genderless public bathrooms, but Fox 17 in Nashville took the faux-outrage firing to a new level when they dismissed sportscaster Dan Phillips Friday.
In the Democratic primary, Bernie Sanders has accused Hillary Clinton of having bad judgement, being beholden to Wall Street, and not being qualified to be president. In those attacks, Republican front-runner Donald Trump heard some things he can use.
Just days after Donald Trump adviser and D.C. insider Paul Manafort told members of the Republican National Committee candidate Donald Trump was playing a "part" with his campaign style and would be more "presidential" soon, campaign manager Corey Lewandowski shot that idea down.
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band opened their show in Brooklyn, New York, Saturday with a stirring tribute to Prince. Without saying anything to the crowd, the band took the stage, which was lit with purple lights, and began playing the late artist's signature song.
Imagine attending "Bleeding Heart Liberal Elementary" or "Hypothetical Perfect Person Memorial Elementary." While that seems absurd, those are two of the choices the public nominated to replace "Robert E. Lee Elementary" when the Austin, Texas, school decided it needed to remove the name of the Confederate General from its façade.
Brian Fallon, Hillary Clinton's campaign press secretary, warned Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders to not be Ralph Nader in this election.
Pastor Jordan Brown of Austin, Texas, is suing the grocery store chain Whole Foods for "emotional damage" after he claims he received a custom cake with an anti-gay slur written in icing on it.
Monica Lewinsky Says This ‘Sticks To You Like Tar,’ Is Ready For Trump To Shine The Spotlight On Her Again
Monica Lewinsky, the White House intern whose affair with then President Bill Clinton led to his impeachment and nearly brought down his presidency, granted a rare interview with The Guardian. In it she said she's "hyper-aware of how other people may be perceiving me."
During the CNN Democratic Party debate Thursday, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton made it clear what her litmus test for Supreme Court nominees will be -- respect precedent in respect to abortion, overturn precedent on political speech.
When your father is running for president you can get very busy, as Ivanka and Eric Trump have learned. So busy, in fact, that you can forget to register as a Republican so you can vote in your home state's closed primary.
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders will need a landslide victory in New York's April 19 primary to overcome former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's superdelegate lead there.
While the focus of the presidential campaign has been on New York's April 19th primary, Texas Senator Ted Cruz has successfully locked up all of Colorado's 34 Republican delegates.
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders trounced Hillary Clinton in the Wyoming primary by 12 points, 56 to 44 percent. But thanks to how the Democratic Party of Wyoming awards pledged delegates, the state's 14 delegates will be awarded evenly -- 7 each.
Boston Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval is a big guy -- he's listed at 5-11, 225 pounds -- and that size may help him at the plate, but in a game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Sandoval's size almost cost him his pants.
Some of Donald Trump's support on Twitter comes from accounts with zero followers who tweet identical messages and who have been part of social media marketing campaigns in the past.
After losing the Wisconsin primary to Texas Senator Ted Cruz Tuesday night, Donald Trump did not give a concession speech or hold any public event. Rather than going before TV cameras, the Trump campaign released the following statement:
Union membership is often touted by Democrats as the key to growing the middle class, but working in union leadership, it appears, is the key to joining the wealthy elite. Watchdog.org released a list of the highest paid union leaders and found, excluding professional sports unions, 448 employees of labor unions were paid more than a quarter of a million dollars in 2015.