Politic

Alec Baldwin Shooting Takes a Nasty Political Turn

1 month ago   |   By Newser

As the investigation continues into the fatal shooting involving Alec Baldwin on a movie set, it won't be too surprising to learn that politics is becoming front and center. As Jack Coyle writes at the AP , some of Baldwin's many critics on the right are going after the celeb whose...
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New details on Chris Cuomo's role advising brother Andrew

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Jan. 6 investigators prepare to hold former Trump admin official in contempt

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Suozzi becomes fourth Democrat to enter New York governor's race

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QAnon Attorney Lin Wood Says He's Ending 'Journey' With 'Deep State' Cog...

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey will step down

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