US government announces nationwide crackdown on robocallers

https://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190327133232-20190327-robocall-gfx-super-169.jpg The crackdown involves nearly 100 cases, five of which are criminal enforcement actions. They were brought by the FTC, Justice Department, 15 states and a slew of local authorities. It marks the latest effort by regulators to battle back the tide of unwanted and illegal calls from telemarketers...

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Democrats can't decide if America is great — or a total disaster

https://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190408175130-alexandria-ocasio-cortez-southern-drawl-washington-examiner-cpt-vpx-00004608-super-169.jpg Depending on who you listen to, the United States is either using concentration camps, a poverty-stricken country, or already great. It will be difficult for Democrats to maintain such contradictory positions and present a coherent message in 2020. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez The true beating heart of the Democratic Party...

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Soldiers rescue woman and child on US-Mexico border

https://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/181104153810-troops-us-mexico-border-super-169.jpgThe soldiers “saw a migrant family enter the canal” and “observed a woman and her child start to struggle in the water and then submerge completely,” US Northern Command, which oversees operations on the southern border said in a statement. One of the soldiers, Army Staff Sgt. Michael Mathews,...

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Prosecutors: GOP Rep. Hunter used campaign cash to fund affairs with 5 women

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Americans are far more likely to be killed in the US than in the Dominican Republic

https://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/151021024342-bestbeachesdr-juanillobeach-super-169.jpgBut statistics show you’re more likely to be killed in a homicide back home in the States than die of unnatural causes in the Dominican Republic. Here’s a look at how many American tourists have died unnaturally in the tropical hotspot, and how that compares to other popular Caribbean...

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Medal of Honor awarded to living Iraq war vet for first time

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First Lady's 'protector' to become new WH press secretary, comms director

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Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren clash escalates in contest for progressive champion

https://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/160426100455-bernie-sanders-elizabeth-warren-composite-super-169.jpgAs Warren promises big ideas, imploring supporters to “dream big and fight hard,” Sanders is urging his own supporters to push for a revolution, pledging “to complete what we began.” But this time around, he has considerable competition in his pursuit of progressive voters. And while their broader policy...

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