Ireland just voted to repeal its abortion ban

Voters in Ireland overwhelmingly voted to repeal the country’s 8th amendment, which banned all abortions except when the life of the mother was in danger. Although the official tally will not be released until later Saturday, early returns were so overwhelming that forces opposing the repeal quickly conceded defeat. … [Read More...]

Michael Avenatti’s Mother’s Day bombshell, explained

On Mother’s Day, Michael Avenatti, attorney for Stormy Daniels, posted a cryptic tweet with several images of Trump Tower on December 12, 2016. The photos featured Trump attorney Michael Cohen, who Avenatti is suing on Daniels’ behalf, Michael Flynn, Trump’s former national security adviser and several men who are more … [Read More...]

Sarah Sanders waves the white flag on Stormy Daniels

On April 5, President Trump specifically said he had no knowledge of the $130,000 payment Michael Cohen made to Stormy Daniels, and referred all questions back to Cohen. Last night, Rudy Giuliani admitted that Trump had reimbursed Cohen for the $130,000 in a series of payments that completed in 2017. During Thursday’… [Read More...]

Michael Cohen’s Catch 22

A federal judge has ordered Michael Cohen, Trump’s longtime personal attorney and “fixer,” to turn over his list of clients by Monday at 10 a.m. The list, the judge says, will be made public. For Cohen, this is a major problem. The request comes after Cohen’s … [Read More...]

This obscure lawyer pops up in every Trump sex scandal

On Friday, the Wall Street Journal reported that Michael Cohen, Trump’s personal attorney and self-styled “fixer,” negotiated a deal to pay $1.6 million to a Playboy Playmate in exchange for her silence about an affair she had with a major Trump fundraiser. The rainmaker in question, … [Read More...]

Jared Kushner’s $1.2 billion miracle

The 41-story skyscraper at 666 Fifth Avenue in Manhattan was supposed to be Jared Kushner’s signature investment. A 27-year-old Kushner bought the property in 2007 for a record $1.8 billion — the most ever paid for an office tower. The move was supposed to catapult the family real estate firm, … [Read More...]