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Ann Coulter Vows to Speak at UC Berkeley Despite Ban

University officials sent the Berkeley College Republicans a letter Tuesday, saying that officials and campus police had determined they could not ensure the safety of Coulter, audience members or protesters expected at the event. A campus spokesman said that if Coulter shows up next Thursday, the school will do "what is necessary to provide safety and security for the campus community", but he did not elaborate on what measures that might entail.



Bernie Sanders Lied About Being a Democrat

Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont is hoping to use the political capital he won during the 2016 Democratic primary to bring major changes to the faltering Democratic Party. And after all , that's what he is: a politician. He told this crowd not to be discouraged by the Republican stronghold on the Beehive State. DETROW: So why is Tom Perez traveling across America with someone so critical of the Democratic Party? The packed rally Tuesday night was just the second that ...



First execution in Arkansas race to use up lethal injection drugs

Convicted murderer Ledell Lee, 51, was pronounced dead just before midnight on Thursday evening, 12 minutes after being injected. In response, Pulaski County Judge Wendell Griffen issued a temporary restraining order, blocking the state from using the drug in question for executions.



Bernie Sanders Kicks Off Cross-Country Tour In Maine

Rep. Tim Ryan, a Democrat from eastern OH, said the party needs to be more aggressive in organizing target voters, whom he described as working and middle class voters who turned to Trump, and recruiting from within them. So off Sanders goes to literally half the country, arm-in-arm with Perez and Ellison, hoping to find support for the post-Obama Democratic agenda. In 2009, as a member of the Nebraska legislature, Mello sponsored a bill that would required women seeking abortions to be told ...


Paris attacker had been arrested for plotting to kill police

Paris attacker had been arrested for plotting to kill police

Following last night's attack , Le Pen called for all foreigners on terror watch lists to be expelled from France. Officers have been searching the home of the alleged shooter in east Paris and arrested three of his family members. The gunman - who ISIS claimed as one of their own - was then fatally shot while trying to flee on foot down the famous boulevard, police said. French President Fran├žois Hollande, however, did state that the attack was "terrorist in nature".



Ann Coulter Vows To Speak At UC Berkeley Despite Cancellation

The showdown continued Thursday between the University of California, Berkeley , and Ann Coulter over if and when the conservative firebrand will speak at the famously progressive school. "What are they going to do? Arrest me?" she told Fox News hours after Berkeley's cancellation announcement. Student groups BridgeUSA and the Berkeley College Republicans had originally arranged for Coulter to speak, but Vice Chancellors Scott Biddy and Stephen Sutton sent an email to the College ...