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Clinton may have to testify in email lawsuit; breaches found at major email providers; coming soon from Siri’s creators

Clinton may have to testify in email lawsuit; breaches found at major email providers; coming soon from Siri’s creators
washingtonpost.com — GOOD NEWS FOR JUDICIAL WATCH: "A federal judge said Wednesday that it 'may be necessary' to depose Hillary Clinton about the nature of her personal e-mail server, in a freedom-of-information lawsuit over the employment of top aide Huma Abedin," NBC News reports.

‘You can’t knock the National Enquirer': Trump doubles down on Oswald-Cruz conspiracy theory

‘You can’t knock the National Enquirer': Trump doubles down on Oswald-Cruz conspiracy theory
washingtonpost.com — De facto Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump doubled down on a wild conspiracy theory linking Sen. Ted Cruz's father to President Kennedy's assassin and defended the tabloid paper that made the claim. "All I was doing was referring to a picture that was reported in a magazine," Trump said on ABC's "Good Morning America."

‘Toxic stew of hatred': Elizabeth Warren excoriates Donald Trump

‘Toxic stew of hatred': Elizabeth Warren excoriates Donald Trump
washingtonpost.com — If there's one person you can count on to berate Donald Trump on Twitter, it's Elizabeth Warren. The Massachusetts senator took to her feed Tuesday night after Trump's victory in Indiana made him the Republican party's de facto presidential nominee for 2016.

RNC chief: Unifying GOP with Trump on the ticket will be ‘hard’

RNC chief: Unifying GOP with Trump on the ticket will be ‘hard’
washingtonpost.com — The head of the Republican National Committee (RNC) said unifying the party under the banner of de facto White House nominee Donald Trump will be "hard" ahead of the general election. "When you have a race where you've got 17 candidates and as of late, two very serious candidates with serious campaigns, it's not easy.

‘Ramsay Bolton 2016′: Game of Thrones is back, so cue the political jokes

‘Ramsay Bolton 2016′: Game of Thrones is back, so cue the political jokes
washingtonpost.com — Game of Thrones is back - finally back - in the middle of a heated political season. You know what that means, right? Prepare yourself for crossover humor on Twitter. See, like everybody else, pundits are obsessed with HBO's biggest show, and after its long break, everyone is glad to have another reason not to watch cable news on Sunday nights.

Twitter lawsuit over data requests partly dismissed; government looks at smart gun technology; time for driverless ships?

Twitter lawsuit over data requests partly dismissed; government looks at smart gun technology; time for driverless ships?
washingtonpost.com — TIME TO RE-FILE: "A U.S. judge on Monday partly dismissed a lawsuit filed by Twitter in which the social media company argued it should be allowed to publicly disclose more details about requests for information it receives from the U.S. government," Reuters reports. "U.S.

Check out these celebrity photos from the White House Correspondents’ Dinner

Check out these celebrity photos from the White House Correspondents’ Dinner
washingtonpost.com — The best pictures from #NerdProm are no longer on the wires - they're on social media. As media figures gathered with politicos and celebrities Saturday night, it seemed like everyone had their phones out. Everyone knows the White House Correspondents' Dinner is as much about the selfies as it is about the actual event.

Spy court rejected no surveillance requests last year; Sanders voters complain to FCC about media bias; did this man found Bitcoin?

Spy court rejected no surveillance requests last year; Sanders voters complain to FCC about media bias; did this man found Bitcoin?
washingtonpost.com — GOOD ODDS: "The secretive U.S. Foreign Surveillance Intelligence Court did not deny a single government request in 2015 for electronic surveillance orders granted for foreign intelligence purposes, continuing a longstanding trend," according to a Justice Department document reported by Reuters.

Trump and Clinton start shadowboxing

Trump and Clinton start shadowboxing
startribune.com — Donald Trump on Sunday laid out plans to use Sen. Bernie Sanders' attacks to weaken Hillary Clinton in a general election matchup. Trump, doubling down on his comment that Clinton is succeeding in the Democratic primaries only because she is a woman, said that Sanders has leveled criticism that was "a lot worse" and that he will use it if he runs against Clinton in November.

Trump lays out plan to use Sanders' attacks against Clinton

Trump lays out plan to use Sanders' attacks against Clinton
dailygazette.com — Donald Trump on Sunday laid out plans to use Sen. Bernie Sanders's attacks to weaken Hillary Clinton in a general-election matchup. Trump, doubling down on his comment that Clinton is succeeding in the Democratic primaries only because she is a woman, said that Sanders has leveled criticism that was "a lot worse" and that he will use it if he runs against Clinton in November.
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May 06, 2016

#tfw you beat closing time at your hometown in-n-out even though your flight was delayed

May 05, 2016

RT @AzmatZahra: The extraordinary story of a CIA chief in Islamabad during the lowest low in US-Pakistan relations, by @gregpmiller https:washingtonpost.com/world/national…/t.co/SkS5xgiSQX

May 05, 2016

U.S. officials: Scant evidence, so far, that Clinton had malicious intent in handling of emails wpo.st/EpUY1 @mattzap

May 05, 2016

Can Clinton’s focus on experience succeed against Trump where others failed? via @agearan wapo.st/1ZijMUe

May 05, 2016

Scoop: Romney will skip Trump's nominating convention in Cleveland, by @PhilipRucker wapo.st/1Xaz5jk

May 04, 2016

RT @ktumulty: 6 days after Romney's 2012 defeat, @realDonaldTrump quietly filed to trademark “MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN.” wpo.st/ZIHY1GO2J

May 04, 2016

RT @TheRickWilson: Major corp sponsor of the convention's govt rel person tells me they're pulling the plug. "RNC 2016, brought to you by Survival Seed Bank"

May 04, 2016

"West of Kimball, near Browns Creek, along Route 52, past the old Walmart" -- @BernieSanders campaign describing an event location


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