Stephen Colbert Clowns Cambridge Analytica Bosses For Falling For Their Own Evil Tricks (Video)

What with FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe being fired Friday and Donald Trump acting out on Twitter about it, it can be easy to forget the other huge story of the past couple days: the allegation that voter research firm Cambridge Analytica harvested the personal data of 50 million so the Trump campaign could essentially weaponize … Read more

‘Daily Show’ Host Trevor Noah: ‘If Being An A–hole Was an Arcade Game, [Trump] Would Have All the Top Scores’ (Video)

Dumping the news of FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe on a Friday night may not have spared Donald Trump from being skewered over the weekend by pretty much everyone else, but late night hosts like Trevor Noah on “The Daily Show” did have to wait until Monday to clown him for it — which is … Read more

Seth Meyers: ‘Trump is Freaking Out Like a Final Jeopardy Contestant Who Knows the Music Is About to Stop’ (Video)

The attempt at burying the firing of FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe as a Friday evening news dump of course does not work in this era of 24/7 news cycles, but it did mean that late night hosts had to wait until Monday to crack jokes about what somehow managed to be the biggest current … Read more

What Happens to ‘Project Runway’ and Other Weinstein TV Projects in Bankruptcy?

History/Getty Now that The Weinstein Company’s has filed for bankruptcy, what will become of the series produced by Harvey and Bob Weinstein’s once-thriving TV division? Before the sexual harassment scandal that forced CEO Harvey Weinstein from the company in disgrace, the New York-based studio had a diverse array of shows on the air and in … Read more

NY Governor Second Guesses DA in Harvey Weinstein Case

Getty Images New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has ordered an investigation of the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office, following outcry over a failed 2015 prosecution of disgraced mogul Harvey Weinstein. Cuomo announced that he has mobilized New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman — a prominent critic of Weinstein who abruptly halted the sale of The Weinstein … Read more

Republicans shy away from protecting Mueller’s investigation

Subscribe to Breaking News emailsYou have successfully subscribed to the Breaking News email.Subscribe today to be the first to to know about breaking news and special reports.Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.WASHINGTON — Republicans on Capitol Hill mostly steered clear of lecturing the … Read more

Hidden camera exposes Cambridge Analytica tactics

In a meeting with the head of Cambridge Analytica — the political data firm used by the Trump campaign in 2016 — reporters from World News’ U.K. partner ITN Channel 4 News posed as potential clients interested in changing the outcome of the Sri Lankan elections. The reporters, who were trying to find out how … Read more

‘People are frightened’: Austin bombings have hip city on edge

AUSTIN, Texas — For a city trying to return to normal after the annual South by Southwest festival, hip and edgy Austin has lost the hip and is simply on edge. Residents have been shaken by four bombings scattered around the city in the last few weeks and say uncertainty and fear has them worried … Read more

When help arrives too late: Puerto Rico’s medical crisis

Sorry, this video needs JavaScript turned on After Hurricane Maria, volunteers from Remote Area Medical set up free pop-up clinics in Puerto Rico. First lawsuit in Miami bridge collapse claims negligence Fourth nor’easter of March sets sights on East, Midwest Video Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood turns 50 Tornado hits Alabama college town ahead of big Southeast … Read more