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FBI Email: James Comey Briefing Was ‘Trigger’ for CNN to Break Dossier Story

NEW YORK — An FBI email states that the “trigger” for CNN to first break the story revealing salacious and unsubstantiated claims made inside the infamous anti-Trump dossier was the leaking of ex-FBI Director James Comey’s official briefing on the dossier claims to President Donald Trump. CNN on January 10, 2017 was first to report leaked information […]

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Report: Father of Deceased Migrant Girl Says Border Patrol Did All They Could

The father of seven-year-old Jakelin Amei Rosmery Caal Maquin reportedly told the Guatemalan Consul General he had “no complaints about how Border Patrol agents treated him and his daughter. Guatemalan Consul General Tekandi Paniagua told CNN that Nery Gilberto Caal, the father of the little girl who died on December 8 after entering the U.S. and being detained […]

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Study: U.S. Internet Speeds Skyrocket One Year After Net Neutrality Repeal

American Internet speeds skyrocketed one year after the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) repealed the agency’s 2015 net neutrality regulations, according to a study released this week. Internet speed-test company Ookla released a study this week on American Internet speeds which found that broadband download speeds have increased by 35.8 percent, while upload speeds have increased […]

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Lieu: ‘Would Love’ to Regulate Speech, But ‘First Amendment Prevents Me’

Wednesday on CNN, Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA) said he “would love” to be able to regulate free speech, but lamented the First Amendment is preventing him. “I would love to be able to regulate the content of speech,” Lieu stated. “The First Amendment prevents me from doing so, and that’s simply a function of the First […]

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Exclusive — Paris Dennard: Washington Post’s Political Hit Job, CNN’s Blatant Bias

In an August CNN appearance, a former CIA official, with whom I had once worked in my former job, became highly upset with me while discussing President Donald Trump’s revocation of the security clearance of former intelligence officials. The segment went viral, even gaining the attention of President Trump, who tweeted about me, saying I […]

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Two Wounded in Shooting at Atlanta Hotel Connected to CNN

Two people were wounded in a shooting at a hotel connected to the CNN center in Atlanta Sunday. The Associated Press reports that shots were fired following a party at the Omni Atlanta Hotel and the suspect was “highly intoxicated.” “Highly intoxicated” man shoots two people inside downtown Atlanta hotel that is connected to CNN’s […]

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All Clear Given After CNN’s NYC Headquarters Evacuated Over Bomb Threat

UPDATE: All clear given after CNN’s office in New York City was evacuated due to a bomb threat Thursday evening. Read Breitbart News Network’s original report below.  CNN’s New York City office at Columbus Circle is under evacuation Thursday evening as the New York Police Department investigates a bomb threat near the area, according to CNN host Brian […]

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Chris Cuomo: Trump Has Damaged the Media ‘on Purpose’

CNN host Chris Cuomo claimed in an interview released Thursday that President Donald Trump has intentionally “hurt” the media in the United States and done so in an “effective” manner. Cuomo was among 42 television journalists who participated in an interview series conducted by Paste Magazine about working in what the outlet describes as the […]

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CNN Fires Marc Lamont Hill After Anti-Israel Comments

CNN fired contributor Marc Lamont Hill Thursday following his apparent call for the destruction of the state of Israel and his defense of violence by Palestinians during an appearance at the United Nations. A CNN spokesperson told Mediaite, “Marc Lamont Hill is no longer under contract with CNN.” The terse statement simply reflects Hill’s employment […]

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CNN Contributor Marc Lamont Hill Calls for Destruction of Israel, Endorses Palestinian Violence

CNN Contributor Marc Lamont Hill told the United Nations on Wednesday that Israel should be replaced by a Palestinian state, and defended the Palestinian use of violence against Israel. Hill was speaking at the “U.N. International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People,” which provides an annual platform for extremist rhetoric against Israel. He was […]

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Nolte: You Can Fire Fox News by Killing Your Cable Package

Long before it became a phenomenon, Breitbart News was covering the phenomenon of cord-cutting. Years before the patriotic act of canceling your cable or satellite television package was a thing, Breitbart news was right here laying out all reasons to do exactly that. Those of you holding out, those of you still paying way too […]

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CNN’s Jim Acosta Has Press Pass Restored by White House

Jim Acosta has his press pass back. The Trump administration stood down on Monday from its nearly two-week-long dispute with CNN over the White House credentials of Mr. Acosta, informing the correspondent that his badge was formally restored. CNN in turn dropped its lawsuit on the matter, which had ballooned […]

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Sarah Sanders Outlines Conduct Rules for White House Reporters

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders outlined new rules for White House reporters, after restoring CNN reporter Jim Acosta’s press pass on Monday. “We have created these rules with a degree of regret,” Sanders said in a statement. She lamented that Acosta’s behavior at the president’s most recent press conference and subsequent lawsuit required the […]

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CNN’s Kirsten Powers: ‘All White People,’ Including Me, ‘Need to Examine’ Internal Racism

After calling all white women who support President Trump “racist,” CNN commentator Kirsten Powers doubled down on her remarks about white people in a tweet Sunday, declaring that all whites–including herself–have to “examine their own racist assumptions/white privilege.” “For those upset abt my comments about racism+Trump supporters, I also said that ALL white ppl (not […]

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White House Reinstates Jim Acosta’s Press Pass, CNN Dropping Lawsuit

CNN announced Monday that the White House has reinstated correspondent Jim Acosta’s “hard pass,” prompting the network to drop its lawsuit against the administration over the reporter’s temporary suspension. “Today the @WhiteHouse fully restored @Acosta‘s press pass. As a result, our lawsuit is no longer necessary. We look forward to continuing to cover the White House,” […]

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CNN’s Carl Bernstein: Media Should Not Air ‘Propaganda’ Trump Press Events; Should ‘Edit’

CNN commentator Carl Bernstein said on air Sunday that media outlets should not air President Trump’s full press events but should, instead, show edited portions to viewers. “I also think because of Trump’s lying, and his conduct in the presidency, which is so different than anything we’ve ever seen, we need to start thinking of a […]

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CNN Requests Emergency Hearing After Trump Warns Acosta’s Press Pass in Jeopardy Again

CNN host Brian Stelter reports that the White House may once again revoke White House correspondent Jim Acosta’s press credential after a judge ruled to reinstate the “hard pass” last week. The network has asked for an emergency hearing in response to the threat. “Friday’s court ruling means that a temporary restraining order is in effect […]

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Pollak: Ironically, Jim Acosta’s Victory Counters Media Narrative About Trump

The mainstream media are celebrating Friday’s decision by a federal judge to force the White House to restore CNN correspondent Jim Acosta’s “hard pass.” Judge Timothy J. Kelly’s decision is being treated as a victory for the free press, and proof that the Trump administration’s decision was wrong and violated Acosta’s constitutional rights. But the decision […]

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Klukowski: DOJ Should Appeal Court’s Reinstating CNN Acosta’s Credentials

A federal judge ordered the Trump administration in Washington, DC, on Friday to restore the White House press credentials of CNN’s Jim Acosta. But the appellate precedent underlying that order is wrong, so the Justice Department should continue appealing it all the way to the Supreme Court, where the case should be dismissed under the […]

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‘People Have to Behave’: Donald Trump Demands Reporters ‘Practice Decorum’ at White House

President Donald Trump reacted to an order from a federal judge to reinstate CNN reporter Jim Acosta’s press credentials on Friday, demanding decorum from reporters at the White House. “People have to behave. We’re writing up rules and regulations,” Trump said, referring to how he wants reporters to conduct themselves in the White House. The […]

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