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Sarah Palin: Big Luther Got His Senate Seat from Corrupt ‘Quid Pro Quo’ – ‘an Old Eskimo Term for That Which Fertilizes the Swamp’

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin blasted U.S. Senator Luther Strange for his appointment to his temporary Senate seat by former Alabama Governor Robert Bentley. The appointment by Bentley, who later resigned over an ethics scandal, has been under scrutiny since Strange, then-state attorney general, oversaw the Bentley investigation.

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Report: Shonda Rhimes Leaves ABC for ‘Multiyear Deal’ at Netflix

Shonda Rhimes, the powerhouse television producer whose “Shondaland” television shows including Grey’s Anatomy, Scandal and How to Get Away with Murder have anchored ABC’s Thursday night lineup for years, has reportedly signed a multiyear deal with streaming giant Netflix.

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California’s Tax Collection Agency Engulfed in Scandal

California Gov. Jerry Brown has asked the state Department of Justice to investigate alleged corruption at the state’s Board of Equalization, the agency that collects $60 billion in tax revenues in one of the highest-taxed states in the nation.

Outgoing European Parliament president Martin Schulz, of Germany, looks up before the vote for the presidency of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. The European Parliament picks a success to its outgoing socialist President Martin Schulz. Unlike previous occasions the race is still open as …

Germany Election Frontrunner Schulz Accused in EU Fake Job Scandal

Social Democrat (SPD) leader Martin Schulz could be facing a possible scandal as details have emerged regarding unusual contracts he made for friends when European Union President. The allegations of potential misconduct by the former European Union president revolve mostly

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Feds Charge Texas School Board Member in 7-Year Bribery, Kickback Scheme

Federal agents escorted a handcuffed Texas school board member into court to face a judge over her purported seven-year involvement in a bribery and kickback scheme. She allegedly accepted gifts in exchange for her vote to try to secure health insurance contracts for school district employees.

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Pope Francis Compares ‘Fake News’ to Excrement

The Pope says in an interview that media outlets that distort the news and spread slander risk falling into “coprophilia,” the psychological pathology characterized by an abnormal fascination with feces.

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Kerry Washington: Voting Trump is ‘Against Our Best Interests as Americans’

Scandal star Kerry Washington lit into Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and his campaign manager, Kellyanne Conway, during an appearance Friday on HBO’s Real Time, telling host Bill Maher that Democrat Hillary Clinton has the better policies, but that her message has been drowned out while the media chooses to focus its coverage on Trump.

FBI Director James Comey makes a statement at FBI Headquarters in Washington, Tuesday, July 5, 2016. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

FBI May Release Details of Investigation into Hillary Clinton Email Scandal

The FBI could release on Wednesday the details of its investigation into Hillary Clinton’s email scandal, according to news reports. The FBI’s investigation led FBI Director James Comey to the controversial decision not to bring criminal charges against Hillary Clinton,

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Report: Cockroaches Served for Dinner at VA Hospital

A plague of cockroaches has invaded and occupied a kitchen at a VA hospital in Chicago, ensuring that some roaches are being served up as food to veterans, according to a new report at Conservative Review.

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George Clooney Tops Hillary Clinton’s ‘Celebrity Crush List’

Amal Clooney may have a few things to say about this. During her Tuesday morning appearance on The View, Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton revealed that George Clooney tops the list of celebrities she has a crush on. “Do I

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Attorney: Jerry Brown Should ‘Just Confess’ in Oil Scandal

Patricia Oliver, the attorney who uncovered Jerry Brown’s use of state oil and gas experts to search for oil on his family’s private property, told Breitbart News on Thursday that the California governor should “just confess.”

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Silicon Valley: $9B Theranos Threatened with Extinction

As Theranos, Inc. was preparing for one of Silicon Valley’s biggest IPO’s when its pin-prick blood test for thousands of diseases was approved by the FDA on July 15, the company was rocked on October 15 by a Wall Street Journal article citing “unnamed” former employees claiming Theranos inflated its testing effectiveness to the FDA.