Kristen Bell Calls Out Melania Trump at SAG Awards

Mario Anzuoni As actress Kristen Bell has been careful to point out, she is not the first female host of the Screen Actors Guild Awards. She’s the first host, period. It was always going to be hard for the SAG Awards to top this year’s Golden Globes, with its all black-clad red carpet and empowering speeches that declared #TimesUp on sexual abuse in Hollywood. But with Bell and an army of female presenters leading the…

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Team Trump Bypassed DHS Analysts to Produce Bogus Terror Report

Photo Illustration by Sarah Rogers/The Daily Beast The document didn’t mince words. It claimed three-quarters of “international terrorism” convicts were immigrants, an assertion meant to bolster Donald Trump’s cherished Muslim-focused ban on entering the country. And the report put the claim in the mouths of an agency assembled to keep Americans safe after 9/11: the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Working off the 549 federal international-terrorism convictions tallied by the Justice Department, the document stated:…

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Senator Durbin: Leadership discussing path to immigration vote

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic Senator Dick Durbin said on Sunday that Senate leaders were discussing a "path" to a vote to provide legal protection for so-called Dreamers, young people who illegally immigrated to the United States as children. "There's a conversation obviously still going on about whether there's a path to getting a vote on the DACA-Dreamer issue," the No. 2 Senate Democrat told Reuters, adding that he did not know how far negotiations between…

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