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Source: McMaster Fails to Brief Trump Before ‘That’s Too Bad’ Error

A source with direct knowledge of these matters tells Breitbart News that the senior staff at the White House, including National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster, did not brief President Donald Trump on the collision the Navy destroyer USS John McCain had with an oil tanker near Singapore before he originally seemingly dismissed the incident saying, “that’s too bad.” Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Politico: Bannon ‘Intellectual Heart’ of Movement Who Would Rather Work Weekends than Party in Hamptons

Former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon is the “intellectual heart and soul” of President Donald Trump’s nationalist-populist movement who was “laser-focused on [Trump’s] promises scrawled onto his office wall,” which Politico reported was in storage while the White House was undergoing renovations. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Charles Hurt: Bannon a ‘Disruptor’ — ‘Very Good Charging the Gates From the Outside’

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” Washington Times opinion editor Charles Hurt said Steve Bannon was “very good charging the gates from the outside.” Hurt said, “But, you know, in terms of Steve Bannon leaving, you know — and I think Bob is exactly right in a lot of ways. You know, Bannon is a disruptor. He’s not an insider. He’s an outsider. He’s very good charging the gates from the outside. And I think he will return to doing just that and that’s why he was very valuable to Donald Trump in the election. I think he certainly helped get Donald Trump elected. That’s not to say that he is somehow Trump’s brain or anything like that.” He added, “Donald Trump and Steve Bannon arrived, you know, in agreement on so many of these issues independent of one another but they both believe them. And I ... Read More »

The Hollywood Reporter: Inside Steve Bannon’s First Day Back at Breitbart

Paul Bond at The Hollywood Reporter got the scoop on Stephen K. Bannon’s first day back as Breitbart News’ executive chairman after resigning his position at President Trump’s chief strategist. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Report: Probe into Imran Awan Checking Whether Sensitive Govt. Info Sold to Foreign Intelligence

According to Sperry’s sources, Awan and up to four other individuals are being investigated for potentially stealing and selling compromising information on U.S. lawmakers to foreign governments. “Some 80 offices were potentially compromised,” he writes. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

White House: Daily Mail Story About Ivanka Trump and Steve Bannon ‘Totally False’

White House aides are strongly condemning a Daily Mail report that suggests that President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka helped push out Steve Bannon out of the White House. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

ATF, FBI, Houston Police Search Home for Possible Bomb-Making Material

Federal and local law enforcement officers teamed up to execute a search warrant on a home in the upscale Rice University area Sunday evening. After obtaining a search warrant, Houston police officers, FBI agents, and agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) entered a home to search for suspected bomb-making materials. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Mattis: Trump Adopts Afghan War Strategy

U.S. President Donald Trump has adopted a new strategy to deal with the nearly 16-year-old war in Afghanistan following a “sufficiently rigorous” process, declares Secretary of Defense James Mattis. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

President Trump to Announce Afghanistan War Strategy on Monday

President Trump will address the nation Monday evening on the U.S.’s path forward in Afghanistan, after 16 years of U.S. military involvement there. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Colin Kaepernick to Get His Own Display at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture

Few people, if any, keep track of ratings or public approval numbers for the Smithsonian. However, if they did, those numbers would soon go down dramatically. Why? Because the man who single-handedly accomplished the nearly impossible feat of turning America against its favorite game, is about to get his own exhibit. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Trump Diversity Coalition Head: Bannon Was ‘Catalyst’ for Trump’s Voter Outreach to African-Americans, Hispanics

Sunday on MSNBC, Trump National Diversity Coalition executive director Bruce LeVell said Steve Bannon was a “catalyst” for voter outreach” to African-Americans and Hispanics. LeVell said, “I can judge Steve Bannon because I know him. I see a lot of guests on various shows try to articulate him that don’t know him. I will tell you, during the campaign he was a catalyst in terms of helping the National Diversity Coalition, which is in D.C.—Trump.com—in terms of how we were able to engage our voter outreach in terms of our African-American vote and Hispanic vote, which you know as well as I do was historically high since Richard Nixon and climbing. ” He added, “And I will say this, regardless of what anyone says, based on my personal experience at the Trump Towers working with him and Kellyanne Conway. I’ve never seen any of this particular, you know, the ... Read More »

Thousands Sign Petition to Replace Confederate Monument with Statue of Rapper Missy Elliott

The left-wing campaign to pull down Confederate monuments has gone pop, as more than 10,000 people have signed a petition to replace the Confederate monument in Olde Towne Portsmouth, Virginia, with a statue of rapper Missy Elliot. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

H.R. McMaster Endorsed Book That Advocates Quran-Kissing Apology Ceremonies  

A book on terrorism endorsed and touted by H.R. McMaster, the embattled White House National Security Adviser, calls on the U.S. military to respond to any “desecrations” of the Quran by servicemembers with an apology ceremony, and advocates kissing a new copy of the Quran before presenting the Islamic text to the local Muslim public. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Exclusive — Alabama Senate Poll: Roy Moore, with Majority Support, Takes Commanding Lead over Luther Strange

A new poll shows former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore with a commanding lead over Luther Strange, the Washington establishment backed candidate, heading into the GOP primary runoff for the Alabama U.S. Senate seat left open this year. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

CNN’s Stelter Questions Trump’s Mental Fitness — ‘Is He Suffering From Some Kind of Illness?’

Sunday on CNN’s “Reliable Sources,” host Brian Stelter asked if President Donald Trump was fit to serve as president of the United States. Stelter said, “People are questioning the president’s fitness.” He continued, “Questions that feel out of bounds, off limits, too hot for TV. Questions like these: Is the President of the United States a racist? Is he suffering from some kind of illness? Is he fit for office? And if he’s unfit, then what?” He added, “Since President Trump’s inauguration, there’s been a lot of tiptoeing going on. His actions have been described as unpresidential, unhinged and sometimes even crazy. That word crazy can be interpreted several different ways. It gets said more in private than it gets said on TV.” He concluded, “This brings me back to the questions that are tough to ask out loud on national television. Is the President of the United States suffering ... Read More »

Report: Barcelona Jihadists Intended to Blow Up Christian Basilica of Sagrada Familia

The Islamic terrorists who carried out a killing rampage in Barcelona earlier this week had plans to blow up the iconic Catholic basilica of la Sagrada Familia, according to new reports. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Despite Terror, Mass Sex Attacks, Merkel Still Stands by Her Decision to Open German Borders

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday stood by her decision to open Germany’s borders to hundreds of thousands of refugees two years ago, a move she has previously defended as a necessary response to a humanitarian emergency. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Report: Ivanka Trump Helped Push Steve Bannon out of the White House

A Daily Mail report cites sources giving Ivanka Trump credit for forcing Steve Bannon out of the White House. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

CNN/Daily Beast’s Matt Lewis: Trump Voters ‘Asses,’ Bunch of Idiots

CNN commentator and Daily Beast columnist Matt Lewis says President Donald Trump’s voters are “asses” and endorses a “full-throated attempt” to primary Trump with someone like Sen. Ben Sasse (R-NE), a “NeverTrumper.” Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Report: Powerful GOP Donor Sheldon Adelson Supports Campaign to Oust McMaster

Powerful Republican “megadonor” Sheldon Adelson has privately told an ally that he supports a campaign against National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster that depicts him as anti-Israel and seeks to remove him from the White House, according to a new report. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Axios Reporter Predicts West Wing Dems Will Anonymously Say Breitbart a ‘Joke’

Axios national politics reporter Jonathan Swan, who earlier this week revealed that some of his White House sources were astonishingly clueless about the existence of The American Prospect magazine, believes that West Wing operatives (most of whom are Democrats) will anonymously, of course, try to downplay Breitbart News’ influence in the days ahead. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Donald Trump Praises Anti-Hate Protesters in Boston, ‘We Will Heal and Be Stronger’

President Donald Trump praised protesters in Boston on Saturday, after an estimated 40,000 people arrived in the city to challenge a planned free speech rally of about 300 right-leaning people. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Donald Trump: Steve Bannon Tough, Smart Voice at Breitbart News, ‘Fake News Needs Competition’

President Donald Trump tweeted out support for his now former Chief Strategist Stephen K. Bannon on Saturday and for Bannon’s return to Breitbart News. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

CNN Normalizes Antifa: Leftists ‘Seek Peace Through Violence’

In a feature story on Antifa protesters who physically assault those they disagree with, CNN lays out the narrative that the leftist protesters are driven to violence in an effort to achieve peace. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Lonegan: House Leadership Must Kill the First Amendment Tax

Is Congress for real? You know our representatives have gone off the deep end when they begin considering imposing a tax on the First Amendment to raise more government revenue. But unfortunately, that’s the reality we’re now living in. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Boston Free Speech Rally Disbanded After Thousands of Leftists Counter-Protest

A free speech rally taking place in Boston, Massachusetts on Saturday was disbanded after thousands of left-wing activists held an enormous counter-protest. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Six Police Officers Shot: One Dead, Five Wounded

Six police officers were shot Friday night. In one of the incidents, the officers did not have an opportunity to shoot back. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

GRAPHIC: Violence Spikes in Mexican Border State Capital as Cartel War Rages

The capital of this border state saw a recent spike in cartel violence after hitmen attacked a local restaurant during business hours. The attack resulted in the murder of the owner and injury to two of his employees. Hours prior to the murder, this city had three other murders and other cartel attacks. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

‘It Was Great!’ — Donald Trump Thanks Steve Bannon for His Service

President Donald Trump thanked his former White House strategist Steve Bannon for his service after he left the administration on Friday. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

WaPo – Bannon’s Next Move: A Return to Breitbart News, with More Reach Than Ever

The end of Stephen K. Bannon’s stormy White House tenure frees the investment banker turned populist messenger to expand his reach as a potent force in the media landscape, giving him an elevated platform for the nationalist movement he has long championed. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Steve Bannon Speaks After White House Departure: ‘I’m Going to War for Trump’

Recently departed White House strategist Steve Bannon is preparing a war for Donald Trump, not against him. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

‘Populist Hero’ Stephen K. Bannon Returns Home to Breitbart

Former White House Chief Strategist Stephen K. Bannon returned as Executive Chairman of Breitbart News Friday afternoon and chaired the company’s evening editorial meeting. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Coulter to Trump: If You Didn’t Want Bannon to Take All the Credit You Should’ve Hired 10 More Like Him

In a series of tweets on Friday after the news broke that President Donald Trump’s chief strategist Steve Bannon had stepped down, author and conservative pundit Ann Coulter praised Bannon and offered some advice to the president. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Report: Steve Bannon Meets with Billionaire Mercer Family as He Prepares for #War

In the wake of his departure from the White House, former Chief Strategist Steve Bannon is reportedly preparing for war and is starting by meeting with the billionaire Mercer family. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Chief Strategist Steve Bannon Out at White House: ‘Get Ready for Bannon the Barbarian’

White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon is on his way out of the White House, according to multiple reports Friday. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

20 Grassroots Conservative Groups Come Out in Support of Steve Bannon

In the hours before news broke on Friday that Steve Bannon would be leaving his position as White House chief strategist, 20 grassroots leaders issued a letter thanking President Donald Trump for his leadership and expressing that in the face of “unfair attacks” Bannon and Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway were helping keep Trump’s “agenda front and center.” Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

White House: John Kelly, Steve Bannon Agree Today Is Bannon’s Last Day

WASHINGTON, D.C. — White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders issued a statement on Friday confirming that White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon is leaving his position in the White House. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Two Dead, Several Injured in Finland, Police Shoot Knifeman

Police have shot a suspect after several people were stabbed in Turku, Finland on Friday. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Report: Steve Bannon out of White House, Submitted Resignation August 7

Maggie Haberman reports that President Donald Trump plans to remove White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon, the former executive chairman of Breitbart News. She writes that Bannon submitted his resignation from the White House over a week ago. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

KASSAM: Europe Will Keep Seeing Attacks Without Anti-No Go Zone Policies

Breitbart London Editor in Chief Raheem Kassam has appeared on Fox News to discuss Spain’s illegal immigration and No Go Zone problem in light of the Islamist attack on Barcelona Thursday. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

National Park Service: Confederate Statues at Gettysburg Not Going Anywhere

Amid the left’s historical purge, the National Parks Service is making clear the statues at Gettysburg battlefield are not going anywhere. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Chelsea Clinton on Confederate Statues: Christians Don’t Memorialize the Devil for His Rebellion

Bill and Hillary Clinton’s daughter, Chelsea, has been spending a lot of time on Twitter during the last year attempting to expound on all manner of topics to show how engaged she is, but her attempt to compare Confederate statues to the worship of the devil did not fare so well. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Michael Chabon, Ayelet Waldman Pen Antisemitic Letter to Jews Who Support Trump

Authors Michael Chabon and Ayelet Waldman have penned an open letter to fellow Jews, warning them that if they do not oppose President Donald Trump, they will be labeled as Nazi collaborators and traitors to their people. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

One Reported Dead, Several Injured in Finland, Police Shoot Knifeman

Police have shot a suspect after several people were stabbed in Turku, Finland on Friday. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

H.R. McMaster-Endorsed Book Calls Jihad Peaceful, Al-Qaida Terrorism ‘Resistance’

TEL AVIV — A book on terrorism endorsed and touted by H.R. McMaster, the embattled White House National Security Adviser, calls Hamas an “Islamist political group” while failing to categorize the deadly organization as a terrorist group, and refers to al-Qaida attacks and anti-Israel terrorism as “resistance.” Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Spain’s Day of Terror: 14 Victims and Six Suspected Terrorists Dead After Multiple Attacks

Spain suffered four incidents believed to be related to terrorism, including two deadly attacks, in little over 24 hours between Wednesday and Thursday, which have left 13 victims dead, dozens injured, and as many as six suspected terrorists dead. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Claim: CIA ‘Warned Barcelona Police’ About Possible Las Ramblas Attack

The CIA allegedly warned Barcelona police two months ago that the city’s popular tourist area, Las Ramblas, could be the target of a terrorist attack. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

Timeline: 20 Major Islamist Attacks in Europe in Recent Years

LONDON (AP) — The deadly Barcelona van attack that killed 13 people and wounded dozens of others Thursday is the latest attack in Europe in recent years. Here are some of the other major ones, many of which used vehicles: Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

MSNBC Tops Cable in Total Viewers for First Time Ever

For the first time ever, MSNBC’s Wednesday programming topped all cable networks in total viewers. CNN was fourth behind Nickelodeon. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

CNN’s Jim Sciutto Adds Charlottesville to List of Vehicle Terror Attacks in Europe

CNN’s Chief National Security Correspondent Jim Sciutto embarrassed himself on Twitter Thursday afternoon, after he insisted on including this weekend’s murder in Charlottesville, Virginia, in a list of European terror attacks. Powered by WPeMatico ... Read More »

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