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Watch The Young Turks Break Amazing Story Of Arrests for Wearing Hats In Church

The Young Turks reporters Jordan Chariton and Michael Tracy have uncovered an unbelievable story regarding a town hall meeting that took place in Flint, Michigan. Before the meeting, which took place in a church, local police in Flint warned attendees that they were required to remove their hats, and they were not allowed to "cuss" because they were in a church. By the end of the meeting, several people had been arrested for disobeying those rules.

Greenwald Offers Warning To Media: Charging WikiLeaks A Step Toward Jailing Mainstream News Orgs

Over the last 24 hours, as most mainstream media outlets have been giddy around the possibility of Wikileaks and Julian Assange being charged in the United States. But according to Glenn Greenwald, the mainstream media may not be giddy for very long, as these charges may just be one step toward criminalizing journalism and imprisoning reporters, according to Glenn Greenwald.

Rudy Giuliani Working With Russia For Trump? Details On The Shocking Allegations

Donald Trump may be in new hot water now -- if a story reported by a well-known reporter is correct. The reporter, Seth Abramson, posted a mega-thread today on Twitter, with some absolutely shocking allegations. So what's he claiming happened? Is his allegation true? We've looked into it and have all of the details below.

US Drops Largest Nonnuclear Bomb Ever On Afghanistan, How Much Does It Cost?

This afternoon, the United States government announced that it has dropped the largest non-nuclear bomb ever made on Afghanistan. The bomb, whose official name is the MOAB, or Massive Ordnance Air Blast Bomb, has been in development since the beginning of the 2000s, is extremely powerful; so powerful -- in fact -- that it's called the 'mother of all bombs' by the military. But what few know is how expensive it is.

The Untold Story: Trump's 'Sleepy Eyes' Insult A Jewish Slur Of Nazi Origin

This weekend, Donald Trump gained a few guffaws for calling MSNBC/NBC host Chick Todd "sleepy eyes." Trump has used that epithet for Todd several times in the past. Most people saw it as another dumb Trump nickname -- but the truth is much more sinister: the description "sleepy eyed" is a dog-whistle used by neo-Nazis and white nationalists as a Jewish slur.

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