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Trump warns U.S. may have to 'totally destroy' North Korea

Trump warns U.S. may have to 'totally destroy' North KoreaCondemning the “depraved” North Korean regime, the president mocked Kim Jong Un, saying: “’Rocket Man’ is on a suicide mission for himself and for his regime." Trump’s stark message came in a speech in which he also sharply criticized China, mildly rebuked Russia, condemned Venezuela’s government, and suggested he might scrap the Iran nuclear deal.




POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 12:11 PM

When The Media Treat White Suspects And Killers Better Than Black Victims

When The Media Treat White Suspects And Killers Better Than Black VictimsEditor’s note: We’re republishing this story, which first ran in August 2014, in light of a New York Post headline earlier this week that described a white murder suspect as a “clean-cut American kid.”




POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 2:24 PM

Millions Threatened by Hurricane Maria

Millions Threatened by Hurricane MariaBill Karins, NBC News meteorologist, talks with Rachel Maddow about the intense strength of Hurricane Maria and the threat it poses to millions of people in Puerto Rico and its neighboring islands.




POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 2:15 PM

Grandfather hands stranger's toddler $20 bill in Target for most tragic reason

Grandfather hands stranger's toddler $20 bill in Target for most tragic reasonA mother shopping with her young son in Target was caught off guard when an elderly man gave the toddler a $20 bill -- but when he explained himself, she was reduced to tears.




POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 3:30 PM

DiCaprio Rips Trump's Climate Record, Says Hurricanes Should Be A Wake-Up Call

DiCaprio Rips Trump's Climate Record, Says Hurricanes Should Be A Wake-Up CallActor and activist Leonardo DiCaprio said Tuesday that the recent string of devastating hurricanes — Harvey, Irma and now Maria — shines a light on the climate crisis and should come as a wake-up call for President Donald Trump and the world.




POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 10:54 PM

Amb. Sherman on Trump UN speech: 'Dangerous' Where U.S. is Headed

Amb. Sherman on Trump UN speech: 'Dangerous' Where U.S. is HeadedLawrence O'Donnell talks to Amb. Wendy Sherman, who worked on the Iran Deal and was a special advisor for President Clinton on North Korea, to get her take on Trump's speech.




POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 3:14 PM

At Least 20 Children Killed After Earthquake Destroys Mexico City Primary School

At Least 20 Children Killed After Earthquake Destroys Mexico City Primary SchoolAt least 22 children were killed and dozens more were missing after a primary school collapsed in the 7.1-magnitude earthquake that struck central Mexico on Tuesday, officials said.




POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 4:03 AM

'Fixer Upper' stars Chip and Joanna Gaines spark backlash over new Target line

'Fixer Upper' stars Chip and Joanna Gaines spark backlash over new Target lineChip and Joanna Gaines have found themselves embroiled in scandal over their new Target line.




POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 10:09 AM

Oil up 2 percent despite U.S. crude build; set for best third quarter since 2004

Oil up 2 percent despite U.S. crude build; set for best third quarter since 2004By Julia Simon NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices rose nearly 2 percent on Wednesday, despite a rise in U.S. crude inventories, with the market heading for its largest third-quarter gain in 13 years after the Iraqi oil minister said OPEC and its partners were considering extending or deepening output cuts. Brent crude futures rose $1.06, or 1.9 percent, to $56.20 a barrel by 12:19 p.m. EDT (1619 GMT), while U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures gained 91 cents, or 1.8 percent, to $50.39. U.S. crude oil stockpiles jumped last week as imports and production increased, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said, as operations resumed from the impact of Hurricane Harvey which hit the Gulf Coast on Aug. 25.




POSTED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 12:23 PM

Hillary Clinton: Media got 'played' by the Russians

Hillary Clinton: Media got 'played' by the RussiansHillary Clinton, promoting her new book, "What Happened," criticized the press's role in the 2016 election and said the media got “played” by the Russians by promoting the WikiLeaks dumps.




POSTED SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 6:48 AM

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