Kasich likes to talk

John Kasich is his own man. It’s a point of pride for the Ohio governor — and one he touts often on the campaign trail. But it’s also something that can create a problem when he’s tasked with staying on message. Or delivering a specific message at all. Recent podcasts: Bernie gets the Axe |

Bloomberg for president?

As he has for the last two presidential election cycles, former three-term New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg is doing a political fan-dance, playing peek-a-boo with party leaders intrigued by the prospect of a politically successful billionaire candidate from New York who actually has government experience, has been a Democrat, a Republican and an independent, and

Trump Is A Pathological Liar, But We All Knew That Bernie

Trump Is A Pathological Liar, But We All Knew That Bernie

courtesy ABC News Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders called Republican frontrunner Donald Trump a “pathological liar” today on ABC’s “This Week,” saying “much of what he says are lies or gross distortions of reality.” “I say this straight-forwardly, I think you have a pathological liar there,” he said. Sanders disputed Trump’s claim there were Muslims celebrating

GOP establishment worries about Cruz-Trump showdown

GOP establishment worries about Cruz-Trump showdown

By Theodore Schleifer, CNN Story highlights Ted Cruz has overtaken Donald Trump in recent Iowa polls Neither man is the favorite of the Republican establishment but they are pulling away from the other contenders Watch the CNN Republican debate Tuesday, December 15 at 6:00 p.m. ET and 8:30 p.m. ET. (CNN)Call it the Republican establishment’s

Cosby sues 7 accusers for defamation, seeks damages and retractions

By Ralph Ellis, CNN Story highlights Counterclaim accuses seven women of making “malicious, opportunistic, and false and defamatory accusations” More than 40 women have accused Bill Cosby of sexually assaulting them (CNN)Bill Cosby has struck back against some of the dozens of women who’ve accused him of sexual assault. The world-famous comedian countersued seven women

Maryland man charged with trying to aid ISIS

By Ralph Ellis, CNN Story highlights Mohamed Elshinawy, 30, of Edgewood, Maryland, was arrested Friday, authorities say FBI says he received $8,700 from people he thought were connected to ISIS for “nefarious purposes” (CNN)A Maryland man has been accused of receiving almost $9,000 to finance a terrorist attack in the United States, the FBI said