{FD} Putin: Trump-Russia ‘collusion’ talk undermining US system

Accusations of collusion between the Trump administration and Russia have “been made up by Trump’s opponents to delegitimize Trump’s time in office,” Vladimir Putin said Thursday.

{FD} 5 years after Newtown, no easy answers in gun debate

After the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Newtown, Conn., left 26 dead in December 2012, lawmakers across the U.S.  made attempts to prevent similar horrors. Five years later, the results are uneven at best.

{FD} Bannon’s ‘kingmaker’ status tarnished by Moore defeat

“There’s a special place in hell for Republicans who should know better,” former senior White House adviser Steve Bannon said on the eve of Alabama’s U.S. Senate election, as he went all-in for embattled Republican candidate Roy Moore.

{FD} Illegal immigrant found guilty in murder of family of five in San Francisco

A 41-year-old illegal Vietnamese immigrant in San Francisco was found guilty on Monday of the 2012 slaughter a family of five with a hammer after losing money at a casino on the night of the massacre, facing life in prison.

{FD} Shelby says Alabama can ‘do better’ than elect Moore in last-minute push

Alabama Republican Sen. Richard Shelby came out swinging Sunday, saying his state can “do better” than electing embattled Senate hopeful Roy Moore and suggested people should write-in another candidate.

{FD} Bernie Sanders’ wife’s land deal still under FBI probe; witness recently questioned

A federal investigation launched in 2016 into possible bank fraud by Jane Sanders, wife of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, is still underway — with “a potential” grand jury review possible.

{FD} Three Dallas cops charged in death of man who called 911 for help

Three Dallas police officers were charged Thursday in connection with the death of an unarmed man who called 911 for help after getting anxious while high on cocaine.

{FD} Boston Globe slammed over Sheldon Adelson cartoon

A Jewish community leader has slammed the Boston Globe for publishing a cartoon depicting Jewish billionaire casino magnate Sheldon Adelson.

{FD} Pennsylvania Dem linked to gambling ring awaits sentencing

Former Pennsylvania state Rep. Marc Gergely – who resigned last month – is awaiting sentencing next week on corruption charges in relation to an illegal gambling machine ring.

{FD} Hamas plans ‘day of rage’ in response to Trump’s Jerusalem decision

Palestinian terror group Hamas declared the upcoming Friday a “day of rage” and urged Palestinians to protest President Donald Trump’s move to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and transfer U.S. embassy to the city.

{FD} Clinton visits New Hampshire, dismisses Trump’s claims of voter fraud

Hillary Clinton visited New Hampshire on Tuesday to plug her new book and rebuked Trump’s claims of voter fraud that might have led to her victory in the state by a few thousand votes.

{FD} Erdogan: Recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital is ‘red line’ for Muslims

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned the Trump administration that recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital is a “red line” for Muslims.

{FD} Hatch defends Moore endorsement, says alleged sexual misconduct happened ‘decades ago’

Utah Senator Orrin Hatch has come under fire after defending President Donald Trump’s endorsement of Republican Alabama Senate hopeful Roy Moore, saying the allegations of sexual misconduct happened “decades ago.”

{FD} ICE detains Mexican man after speaking to newspapers about girlfriend’s deportation

U.S. immigration authorities detained last week an illegal Mexican immigrant after he was featured in newspapers following his girlfriend’s immigration arrest in June.

{FD} Billy Bush slams Trump for questioning authenticity of ‘Access Hollywood’ tape

Former “Access Hollywood” host Billy Bush slammed President Donald Trump on Sunday after he reportedly questioned the authenticity of the lewd remarks in the infamous tape where he is heard bragging about grabbing women.

{FD} Explosion at Japanese chemical plants kills one, injures 11

A blast at a chemical plant in central Japan on Friday has left at least one person dead and 11 injured, reports said.

{FD} FBI probe of ‘Antifa ideology’ underway, Wray tells House panel

The FBI are investigating people inspired by “kind of an Antifa ideology,” said agency’s director Christopher Wray on Thursday.

{FD} Professor fired over Sandy Hook conspiracy theory testifies in lawsuit

A fired university professor who once said the Newtown, Conn., massacre in 2012 was staged by the U.S. government to promote gun control appeared in court Thursday, claiming he was unlawfully dismissed.

{FD} Fired FAU professor who questions Sandy Hook shooting testifies in court for old job

A fired Florida Atlantic University professor who once said the Sandy Hook massacre was staged by the government to promote gun control appeared in court on Thursday, claiming he was unlawfully dismissed from his position.

{FD} In campaign ad, Michigan AG hopeful promises not to ‘sexually harass’ staff

As sexual misconduct allegations rock the nation, a candidate for Michigan attorney general has pledged never to engage in such behavior if elected.