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Watchdog who found hospital shortages unfazed by Trump barbs

Watchdog who found hospital shortages unfazed by Trump barbs

The author of a federal report that found U.S. hospitals faced severe shortages of coronavirus test supplies says she is not intimidated by criticism from Pres [...] Read full article: Watchdog who found hospital shortages un...→

Watchdog who found hospital shortages unfazed by Trump barbs

Watchdog who found hospital shortages unfazed by Trump barbs

The author of a federal report that found U.S. hospitals faced severe shortages of coronavirus test supplies says she is not intimidated by criticism from Pres [...] Read full article: Watchdog who found hospital shortages un...→

Nominee to be CIA watchdog says he’ll stand up to Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the CIA’s chief watchdog is pledging independence, saying he will perform his role “in an unbiased and [...] Read full article: Nominee to be CIA watchdog says he’ll st...→

MA Lawmakers Investigation  Veteran Found Dead At Bedford VA Hospital

MA Lawmakers Investigation Veteran Found Dead At Bedford VA Hospital

After a man was found dead in the stairway at the Bedford VA, Massachusetts lawmakers are calling for an investigation. Read full article: MA Lawmakers Investigation Veteran Foun...→

Arrest made after man with suspicious device found outside of Stony Brook University Hospital

Arrest made after man with suspicious device found outside of Stony Brook University Hospital

STONY BROOK, NY — Police arrested a man at Stony Brook University Hospital with an apparent BB gun and a suspicious device, officials said.... The man, who was [...] Read full article: Arrest made after man with suspicious de...→

Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over Zuckerberg’s inaction on Trump posts

Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over Zuckerberg’s inaction on Trump posts

Mark Zuckerberg’s controversial decision to not censor offensive or inaccurate posts by President Trump could land him in hot water with advertisers, according [...] Read full article: Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over ...→

Divided Senate confirms former Trump counsel as relief watchdog

Divided Senate confirms former Trump counsel as relief watchdog

The Senate voted to 51-40 to approve Brian Miller as Treasury Department special inspector general for pandemic recovery. Read full article: Divided Senate confirms former Trump cou...→

President Donald Trump, the historically prolific tweeter of political barbs and [...]

President Donald Trump, the historically prolific tweeter of political barbs and blasts, threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shutteri [...] Read full article: President Donald Trump, the historically...→

HHS watchdog vows independence amid Trump actions

HHS watchdog vows independence amid Trump actions

Christi Grimm detailed 14 different projects underway to track the Trump administration's response to the pandemic. Read full article: HHS watchdog vows independence amid Trum...→

Trump warns 2020 election could be "rigged," but his administration's investigation found no widespread voter fraud in 2018

Despite "glaringly empty" evidence of voter fraud following his administration's investigation, Trump warned that "the Democrats are trying to rig the 2020 ele [...] Read full article: Trump warns 2020 election could be "rigg...→

Trump, Pelosi Trade Barbs Over Him Taking HCQ

When asked about Speaker Nancy Pelosi's comments he was 'morbidly obese' Tuesday, President Donald Trump at first said, "I don’t respond to her. I think she’s [...] Read full article: Trump, Pelosi Trade Barbs Over Him Takin...→

Trump defends Pompeo after firing State Department watchdog: 'They're bothered he was having somebody walk his dog?'

Trump defends Pompeo after firing State Department watchdog: 'They're bothered he was having somebody walk his dog?'

President Trump defended Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday following the removal of the agency's independent watchdog who was looking into allegations h [...] Read full article: Trump defends Pompeo after firing State ...→

Hillary Clinton ripped State Department watchdog fired by Trump

Hillary Clinton ripped State Department watchdog fired by Trump

The same State Department watchdog fired Friday by President Trump was the target of an earlier accusation that he engaged in partisan politics. Read full article: Hillary Clinton ripped State Department ...→

Democrats probe Trump firing of State Dept. watchdog

Democrats probe Trump firing of State Dept. watchdog

Democrats are demanding that the White House hand over all records related to President Donald Trump’s latest firing of a federal watchdog, this time at the St [...] Read full article: Democrats probe Trump firing of State De...→

Trump scores court win on hospital price transparency

Trump scores court win on hospital price transparency

President Trump touted a "big victory" after a federal judge rejected the American Hospital Association's challenge to a Trump administration rule forcing them [...] Read full article: Trump scores court win on hospital price...→

DA: Missing for a month, veteran found in stairwell 20 yards from hospital room

DA: Missing for a month, veteran found in stairwell 20 yards from hospital room

BEDFORD, MASS. (WHDH) - Officials say a man found dead in Bedford hospital stairwell was discovered 20 yards from his room weeks after he went... Read full article: DA: Missing for a month, veteran found i...→

Missing Man Found Dead Inside Bedford VA Hospital

Missing Man Found Dead Inside Bedford VA Hospital

A missing man was found dead Friday at the Bedford VA hospital. Investigators said the body of the 62-year-old man was found in the stairwell of the building.  Read full article: Missing Man Found Dead Inside Bedford VA...→

Suffolk Police Investigate Suspicious Package Found at Stony Brook Hospital

Suffolk Police Investigate Suspicious Package Found at Stony Brook Hospital

Police in Suffolk County on Tuesday evacuated two floors at Stony Brook University Hospital as they investigated a suspicious package. The package was discover [...] Read full article: Suffolk Police Investigate Suspicious Pa...→

Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...] Read full article: Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Ov...→

Boy found unresponsive in river; flown to Boston hospital

Boy found unresponsive in river; flown to Boston hospital

The boy and his family had been visiting Salmon Falls River in Rollinsford, New Hampshire. Read full article: Boy found unresponsive in river; flown t...→

Nurses union calls out Steward Health Care for donating PPE amid apparent shortages for hospital staff

Nurses union calls out Steward Health Care for donating PPE amid apparent shortages for hospital staff

Nurses represented by the Massachusetts Nurses Association began raising concerns about the circumstances at facilities in April. Read full article: Nurses union calls out Steward Health Ca...→

Internal Pentagon watchdog replaced by Trump leaves post

Internal Pentagon watchdog replaced by Trump leaves post

Glenn Fine worked as the Pentagon's acting inspector general from 2016 until early April, when President Trump replaced him. Read full article: Internal Pentagon watchdog replaced by T...→

Pentagon watchdog resigns after being sidelined by Trump

Pentagon watchdog resigns after being sidelined by Trump

Fine's departure comes after he became embroiled in Trump's incursion into the community of independent federal watchdogs. Read full article: Pentagon watchdog resigns after being si...→

Top House Dems demand Trump reinstate ousted State watchdog

Top House Dems demand Trump reinstate ousted State watchdog

"Any attempt by you or your office to interfere with the Inspector General’s investigation of yourself is illegal," the lawmakers write. Read full article: Top House Dems demand Trump reinstate ou...→

Trump railroads Republicans with new watchdog firing

Trump railroads Republicans with new watchdog firing

Some GOP senators expressed opposition to Trump's latest inspector general ouster. But it's not clear how they plan to rein him in. Read full article: Trump railroads Republicans with new wat...→

'You would have to ask Mike': Trump says Pompeo told him to fire State Department watchdog

'You would have to ask Mike': Trump says Pompeo told him to fire State Department watchdog

The watchdog's dismissal has ignited a political firestorm amid accusations from Democrats that Pompeo was seeking to quash investigations. Read full article: 'You would have to ask Mike': Trump says...→

Fired watchdog was investigating Trump administration arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Fired watchdog was investigating Trump administration arms sales to Saudi Arabia

"It’s troubling that Secretary Pompeo wanted Mr. Linick pushed out before this work could be completed," says Eliot Engel. Read full article: Fired watchdog was investigating Trump a...→

White House Says Trump Fired State Dept Watchdog at Pompeo's Request

White House Says Trump Fired State Dept Watchdog at Pompeo's Request

President Donald Trump fired the State Department's inspector general following a recommendation by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the White House said o [...] Read full article: White House Says Trump Fired State Dept ...→

Veteran missing for a month found dead in stairwell at Bedford VA hospital

Veteran missing for a month found dead in stairwell at Bedford VA hospital

A body found in a stairwell at the Bedford Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Massachusetts is a veteran who lived at the facility and disappeared more than a [...] Read full article: Veteran missing for a month found dead i...→

Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

At the time of Inspector General Steve Linick's firing, he was probing the secretary of state's use of government resources. Read full article: Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump remova...→

Tear Gas Canisters Found Near DC Church After Trump Visit

Tear Gas Canisters Found Near DC Church After Trump Visit

Tear gas canisters were reportedly found near St. John's Church in Washington, D.C., despite repeated denials by the White House and the Park Police that tear [...] Read full article: Tear Gas Canisters Found Near DC Church ...→

Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over refusal to explain watchdog firings

Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over refusal to explain watchdog firings

The top Republican has been unsatisfied with the White House's explanation for the firings of internal watchdogs. Read full article: Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over re...→

Watchdog who found hospital shortages unfazed by Trump barbs

The author of a federal report that found U.S. hospitals faced severe shortages of coronavirus test supplies says she is not intimidated by criticism from Pres [...] Read full article: Watchdog who found hospital shortages un...→

HHS watchdog defends April report on PPE shortages that drew Trump's wrath

HHS watchdog defends April report on PPE shortages that drew Trump's wrath

President Trump announced he would replace Christi Grimm as acting inspector general after disagreeing with her report. Read full article: HHS watchdog defends April report on PPE...→

Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump Trade Barbs on Twitter -- 'I Did My Duty and You're Damn Fortunate I Did'

Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump Trade Barbs on Twitter -- 'I Did My Duty and You're Damn Fortunate I Did'

The fractured relationship between President Donald Trump and former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, now a candidate for U.S. Senate in Alabama, took a tu [...] Read full article: Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump Trade Barbs ...→

Editorial: Trump continues his watchdog purge

Editorial: Trump continues his watchdog purge

In this editorial, the Daily Herald warns that President Donald Trump's penchant for dismissing inconvenient checks on his power is troubling to the republic. Read full article: Editorial: Trump continues his watchdog ...→

Trump ousted State Dept. watchdog at Pompeo’s urging; Democrats open inquiry

Trump ousted State Dept. watchdog at Pompeo’s urging; Democrats open inquiry

“The firings of multiple Inspectors General is unprecedented; doing so without good cause chills the independence essential to their purpose,” Sen. Mitt Romney [...] Read full article: Trump ousted State Dept. watchdog at Pom...→

Trump firing of watchdog linked to Pompeo investigation, Dems say

Trump firing of watchdog linked to Pompeo investigation, Dems say

“This President believes he is above the law,” Rep. Eliot Engel said in a statement in which he claimed to have knowledge of an ongoing Pompeo investigation. Read full article: Trump firing of watchdog linked to Pompe...→

Nominee to be CIA watchdog says he’ll stand up to Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the CIA’s chief watchdog is pledging independence, saying he will perform his role “in an unbiased and [...] Read full article: Nominee to be CIA watchdog says he’ll st...→

DA: Missing for a month, veteran found in stairwell 20 yards from hospital room

DA: Missing for a month, veteran found in stairwell 20 yards from hospital room

BEDFORD, MASS. (WHDH) - Officials say a man found dead in Bedford hospital stairwell was discovered 20 yards from his room weeks after he went... Read full article: DA: Missing for a month, veteran found i...→

Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

At the time of Inspector General Steve Linick's firing, he was probing the secretary of state's use of government resources. Read full article: Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump remova...→

Suffolk Police Investigate Suspicious Package Found at Stony Brook Hospital

Suffolk Police Investigate Suspicious Package Found at Stony Brook Hospital

Police in Suffolk County on Tuesday evacuated two floors at Stony Brook University Hospital as they investigated a suspicious package. The package was discover [...] Read full article: Suffolk Police Investigate Suspicious Pa...→

Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over Zuckerberg’s inaction on Trump posts

Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over Zuckerberg’s inaction on Trump posts

Mark Zuckerberg’s controversial decision to not censor offensive or inaccurate posts by President Trump could land him in hot water with advertisers, according [...] Read full article: Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over ...→

Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over refusal to explain watchdog firings

Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over refusal to explain watchdog firings

The top Republican has been unsatisfied with the White House's explanation for the firings of internal watchdogs. Read full article: Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over re...→

Boy found unresponsive in river; flown to Boston hospital

Boy found unresponsive in river; flown to Boston hospital

The boy and his family had been visiting Salmon Falls River in Rollinsford, New Hampshire. Read full article: Boy found unresponsive in river; flown t...→

President Donald Trump, the historically prolific tweeter of political barbs and [...]

President Donald Trump, the historically prolific tweeter of political barbs and blasts, threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shutteri [...] Read full article: President Donald Trump, the historically...→

Watchdog who found hospital shortages unfazed by Trump barbs

The author of a federal report that found U.S. hospitals faced severe shortages of coronavirus test supplies says she is not intimidated by criticism from Pres [...] Read full article: Watchdog who found hospital shortages un...→

Internal Pentagon watchdog replaced by Trump leaves post

Internal Pentagon watchdog replaced by Trump leaves post

Glenn Fine worked as the Pentagon's acting inspector general from 2016 until early April, when President Trump replaced him. Read full article: Internal Pentagon watchdog replaced by T...→

Trump warns 2020 election could be "rigged," but his administration's investigation found no widespread voter fraud in 2018

Despite "glaringly empty" evidence of voter fraud following his administration's investigation, Trump warned that "the Democrats are trying to rig the 2020 ele [...] Read full article: Trump warns 2020 election could be "rigg...→

Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump Trade Barbs on Twitter -- 'I Did My Duty and You're Damn Fortunate I Did'

Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump Trade Barbs on Twitter -- 'I Did My Duty and You're Damn Fortunate I Did'

The fractured relationship between President Donald Trump and former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, now a candidate for U.S. Senate in Alabama, took a tu [...] Read full article: Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump Trade Barbs ...→

Top House Dems demand Trump reinstate ousted State watchdog

Top House Dems demand Trump reinstate ousted State watchdog

"Any attempt by you or your office to interfere with the Inspector General’s investigation of yourself is illegal," the lawmakers write. Read full article: Top House Dems demand Trump reinstate ou...→

Trump, Pelosi Trade Barbs Over Him Taking HCQ

When asked about Speaker Nancy Pelosi's comments he was 'morbidly obese' Tuesday, President Donald Trump at first said, "I don’t respond to her. I think she’s [...] Read full article: Trump, Pelosi Trade Barbs Over Him Takin...→

'You would have to ask Mike': Trump says Pompeo told him to fire State Department watchdog

'You would have to ask Mike': Trump says Pompeo told him to fire State Department watchdog

The watchdog's dismissal has ignited a political firestorm amid accusations from Democrats that Pompeo was seeking to quash investigations. Read full article: 'You would have to ask Mike': Trump says...→

Hillary Clinton ripped State Department watchdog fired by Trump

Hillary Clinton ripped State Department watchdog fired by Trump

The same State Department watchdog fired Friday by President Trump was the target of an earlier accusation that he engaged in partisan politics. Read full article: Hillary Clinton ripped State Department ...→

Trump ousted State Dept. watchdog at Pompeo’s urging; Democrats open inquiry

Trump ousted State Dept. watchdog at Pompeo’s urging; Democrats open inquiry

“The firings of multiple Inspectors General is unprecedented; doing so without good cause chills the independence essential to their purpose,” Sen. Mitt Romney [...] Read full article: Trump ousted State Dept. watchdog at Pom...→

White House Says Trump Fired State Dept Watchdog at Pompeo's Request

White House Says Trump Fired State Dept Watchdog at Pompeo's Request

President Donald Trump fired the State Department's inspector general following a recommendation by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the White House said o [...] Read full article: White House Says Trump Fired State Dept ...→

Trump scores court win on hospital price transparency

Trump scores court win on hospital price transparency

President Trump touted a "big victory" after a federal judge rejected the American Hospital Association's challenge to a Trump administration rule forcing them [...] Read full article: Trump scores court win on hospital price...→

MA Lawmakers Investigation  Veteran Found Dead At Bedford VA Hospital

MA Lawmakers Investigation Veteran Found Dead At Bedford VA Hospital

After a man was found dead in the stairway at the Bedford VA, Massachusetts lawmakers are calling for an investigation. Read full article: MA Lawmakers Investigation Veteran Foun...→

Veteran missing for a month found dead in stairwell at Bedford VA hospital

Veteran missing for a month found dead in stairwell at Bedford VA hospital

A body found in a stairwell at the Bedford Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Massachusetts is a veteran who lived at the facility and disappeared more than a [...] Read full article: Veteran missing for a month found dead i...→

Missing Man Found Dead Inside Bedford VA Hospital

Missing Man Found Dead Inside Bedford VA Hospital

A missing man was found dead Friday at the Bedford VA hospital. Investigators said the body of the 62-year-old man was found in the stairwell of the building.  Read full article: Missing Man Found Dead Inside Bedford VA...→

Arrest made after man with suspicious device found outside of Stony Brook University Hospital

Arrest made after man with suspicious device found outside of Stony Brook University Hospital

STONY BROOK, NY — Police arrested a man at Stony Brook University Hospital with an apparent BB gun and a suspicious device, officials said.... The man, who was [...] Read full article: Arrest made after man with suspicious de...→

Tear Gas Canisters Found Near DC Church After Trump Visit

Tear Gas Canisters Found Near DC Church After Trump Visit

Tear gas canisters were reportedly found near St. John's Church in Washington, D.C., despite repeated denials by the White House and the Park Police that tear [...] Read full article: Tear Gas Canisters Found Near DC Church ...→

Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...] Read full article: Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Ov...→

Divided Senate confirms former Trump counsel as relief watchdog

Divided Senate confirms former Trump counsel as relief watchdog

The Senate voted to 51-40 to approve Brian Miller as Treasury Department special inspector general for pandemic recovery. Read full article: Divided Senate confirms former Trump cou...→

Nurses union calls out Steward Health Care for donating PPE amid apparent shortages for hospital staff

Nurses union calls out Steward Health Care for donating PPE amid apparent shortages for hospital staff

Nurses represented by the Massachusetts Nurses Association began raising concerns about the circumstances at facilities in April. Read full article: Nurses union calls out Steward Health Ca...→

HHS watchdog vows independence amid Trump actions

HHS watchdog vows independence amid Trump actions

Christi Grimm detailed 14 different projects underway to track the Trump administration's response to the pandemic. Read full article: HHS watchdog vows independence amid Trum...→

HHS watchdog defends April report on PPE shortages that drew Trump's wrath

HHS watchdog defends April report on PPE shortages that drew Trump's wrath

President Trump announced he would replace Christi Grimm as acting inspector general after disagreeing with her report. Read full article: HHS watchdog defends April report on PPE...→

Pentagon watchdog resigns after being sidelined by Trump

Pentagon watchdog resigns after being sidelined by Trump

Fine's departure comes after he became embroiled in Trump's incursion into the community of independent federal watchdogs. Read full article: Pentagon watchdog resigns after being si...→

Editorial: Trump continues his watchdog purge

Editorial: Trump continues his watchdog purge

In this editorial, the Daily Herald warns that President Donald Trump's penchant for dismissing inconvenient checks on his power is troubling to the republic. Read full article: Editorial: Trump continues his watchdog ...→

Trump railroads Republicans with new watchdog firing

Trump railroads Republicans with new watchdog firing

Some GOP senators expressed opposition to Trump's latest inspector general ouster. But it's not clear how they plan to rein him in. Read full article: Trump railroads Republicans with new wat...→

Trump defends Pompeo after firing State Department watchdog: 'They're bothered he was having somebody walk his dog?'

Trump defends Pompeo after firing State Department watchdog: 'They're bothered he was having somebody walk his dog?'

President Trump defended Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday following the removal of the agency's independent watchdog who was looking into allegations h [...] Read full article: Trump defends Pompeo after firing State ...→

Fired watchdog was investigating Trump administration arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Fired watchdog was investigating Trump administration arms sales to Saudi Arabia

"It’s troubling that Secretary Pompeo wanted Mr. Linick pushed out before this work could be completed," says Eliot Engel. Read full article: Fired watchdog was investigating Trump a...→

Democrats probe Trump firing of State Dept. watchdog

Democrats probe Trump firing of State Dept. watchdog

Democrats are demanding that the White House hand over all records related to President Donald Trump’s latest firing of a federal watchdog, this time at the St [...] Read full article: Democrats probe Trump firing of State De...→

Trump firing of watchdog linked to Pompeo investigation, Dems say

Trump firing of watchdog linked to Pompeo investigation, Dems say

“This President believes he is above the law,” Rep. Eliot Engel said in a statement in which he claimed to have knowledge of an ongoing Pompeo investigation. Read full article: Trump firing of watchdog linked to Pompe...→

Nominee to be CIA watchdog says he’ll stand up to Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the CIA’s chief watchdog is pledging independence, saying he will perform his role “in an unbiased and [...] Read full article: Nominee to be CIA watchdog says he’ll st...→

Trump scores court win on hospital price transparency

Trump scores court win on hospital price transparency

President Trump touted a "big victory" after a federal judge rejected the American Hospital Association's challenge to a Trump administration rule forcing them [...] Read full article: Trump scores court win on hospital price...→

MA Lawmakers Investigation  Veteran Found Dead At Bedford VA Hospital

MA Lawmakers Investigation Veteran Found Dead At Bedford VA Hospital

After a man was found dead in the stairway at the Bedford VA, Massachusetts lawmakers are calling for an investigation. Read full article: MA Lawmakers Investigation Veteran Foun...→

DA: Missing for a month, veteran found in stairwell 20 yards from hospital room

DA: Missing for a month, veteran found in stairwell 20 yards from hospital room

BEDFORD, MASS. (WHDH) - Officials say a man found dead in Bedford hospital stairwell was discovered 20 yards from his room weeks after he went... Read full article: DA: Missing for a month, veteran found i...→

Veteran missing for a month found dead in stairwell at Bedford VA hospital

Veteran missing for a month found dead in stairwell at Bedford VA hospital

A body found in a stairwell at the Bedford Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Massachusetts is a veteran who lived at the facility and disappeared more than a [...] Read full article: Veteran missing for a month found dead i...→

Missing Man Found Dead Inside Bedford VA Hospital

Missing Man Found Dead Inside Bedford VA Hospital

A missing man was found dead Friday at the Bedford VA hospital. Investigators said the body of the 62-year-old man was found in the stairwell of the building.  Read full article: Missing Man Found Dead Inside Bedford VA...→

Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

At the time of Inspector General Steve Linick's firing, he was probing the secretary of state's use of government resources. Read full article: Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump remova...→

Arrest made after man with suspicious device found outside of Stony Brook University Hospital

Arrest made after man with suspicious device found outside of Stony Brook University Hospital

STONY BROOK, NY — Police arrested a man at Stony Brook University Hospital with an apparent BB gun and a suspicious device, officials said.... The man, who was [...] Read full article: Arrest made after man with suspicious de...→

Suffolk Police Investigate Suspicious Package Found at Stony Brook Hospital

Suffolk Police Investigate Suspicious Package Found at Stony Brook Hospital

Police in Suffolk County on Tuesday evacuated two floors at Stony Brook University Hospital as they investigated a suspicious package. The package was discover [...] Read full article: Suffolk Police Investigate Suspicious Pa...→

Tear Gas Canisters Found Near DC Church After Trump Visit

Tear Gas Canisters Found Near DC Church After Trump Visit

Tear gas canisters were reportedly found near St. John's Church in Washington, D.C., despite repeated denials by the White House and the Park Police that tear [...] Read full article: Tear Gas Canisters Found Near DC Church ...→

Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over Zuckerberg’s inaction on Trump posts

Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over Zuckerberg’s inaction on Trump posts

Mark Zuckerberg’s controversial decision to not censor offensive or inaccurate posts by President Trump could land him in hot water with advertisers, according [...] Read full article: Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over ...→

Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...] Read full article: Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Ov...→

Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over refusal to explain watchdog firings

Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over refusal to explain watchdog firings

The top Republican has been unsatisfied with the White House's explanation for the firings of internal watchdogs. Read full article: Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over re...→

Divided Senate confirms former Trump counsel as relief watchdog

Divided Senate confirms former Trump counsel as relief watchdog

The Senate voted to 51-40 to approve Brian Miller as Treasury Department special inspector general for pandemic recovery. Read full article: Divided Senate confirms former Trump cou...→

Boy found unresponsive in river; flown to Boston hospital

Boy found unresponsive in river; flown to Boston hospital

The boy and his family had been visiting Salmon Falls River in Rollinsford, New Hampshire. Read full article: Boy found unresponsive in river; flown t...→

President Donald Trump, the historically prolific tweeter of political barbs and [...]

President Donald Trump, the historically prolific tweeter of political barbs and blasts, threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shutteri [...] Read full article: President Donald Trump, the historically...→

Nurses union calls out Steward Health Care for donating PPE amid apparent shortages for hospital staff

Nurses union calls out Steward Health Care for donating PPE amid apparent shortages for hospital staff

Nurses represented by the Massachusetts Nurses Association began raising concerns about the circumstances at facilities in April. Read full article: Nurses union calls out Steward Health Ca...→

Watchdog who found hospital shortages unfazed by Trump barbs

The author of a federal report that found U.S. hospitals faced severe shortages of coronavirus test supplies says she is not intimidated by criticism from Pres [...] Read full article: Watchdog who found hospital shortages un...→

HHS watchdog vows independence amid Trump actions

HHS watchdog vows independence amid Trump actions

Christi Grimm detailed 14 different projects underway to track the Trump administration's response to the pandemic. Read full article: HHS watchdog vows independence amid Trum...→

Internal Pentagon watchdog replaced by Trump leaves post

Internal Pentagon watchdog replaced by Trump leaves post

Glenn Fine worked as the Pentagon's acting inspector general from 2016 until early April, when President Trump replaced him. Read full article: Internal Pentagon watchdog replaced by T...→

HHS watchdog defends April report on PPE shortages that drew Trump's wrath

HHS watchdog defends April report on PPE shortages that drew Trump's wrath

President Trump announced he would replace Christi Grimm as acting inspector general after disagreeing with her report. Read full article: HHS watchdog defends April report on PPE...→

Trump warns 2020 election could be "rigged," but his administration's investigation found no widespread voter fraud in 2018

Despite "glaringly empty" evidence of voter fraud following his administration's investigation, Trump warned that "the Democrats are trying to rig the 2020 ele [...] Read full article: Trump warns 2020 election could be "rigg...→

Pentagon watchdog resigns after being sidelined by Trump

Pentagon watchdog resigns after being sidelined by Trump

Fine's departure comes after he became embroiled in Trump's incursion into the community of independent federal watchdogs. Read full article: Pentagon watchdog resigns after being si...→

Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump Trade Barbs on Twitter -- 'I Did My Duty and You're Damn Fortunate I Did'

Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump Trade Barbs on Twitter -- 'I Did My Duty and You're Damn Fortunate I Did'

The fractured relationship between President Donald Trump and former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, now a candidate for U.S. Senate in Alabama, took a tu [...] Read full article: Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump Trade Barbs ...→

Top House Dems demand Trump reinstate ousted State watchdog

Top House Dems demand Trump reinstate ousted State watchdog

"Any attempt by you or your office to interfere with the Inspector General’s investigation of yourself is illegal," the lawmakers write. Read full article: Top House Dems demand Trump reinstate ou...→

Editorial: Trump continues his watchdog purge

Editorial: Trump continues his watchdog purge

In this editorial, the Daily Herald warns that President Donald Trump's penchant for dismissing inconvenient checks on his power is troubling to the republic. Read full article: Editorial: Trump continues his watchdog ...→

Trump, Pelosi Trade Barbs Over Him Taking HCQ

When asked about Speaker Nancy Pelosi's comments he was 'morbidly obese' Tuesday, President Donald Trump at first said, "I don’t respond to her. I think she’s [...] Read full article: Trump, Pelosi Trade Barbs Over Him Takin...→

Trump railroads Republicans with new watchdog firing

Trump railroads Republicans with new watchdog firing

Some GOP senators expressed opposition to Trump's latest inspector general ouster. But it's not clear how they plan to rein him in. Read full article: Trump railroads Republicans with new wat...→

Trump defends Pompeo after firing State Department watchdog: 'They're bothered he was having somebody walk his dog?'

Trump defends Pompeo after firing State Department watchdog: 'They're bothered he was having somebody walk his dog?'

President Trump defended Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday following the removal of the agency's independent watchdog who was looking into allegations h [...] Read full article: Trump defends Pompeo after firing State ...→

'You would have to ask Mike': Trump says Pompeo told him to fire State Department watchdog

'You would have to ask Mike': Trump says Pompeo told him to fire State Department watchdog

The watchdog's dismissal has ignited a political firestorm amid accusations from Democrats that Pompeo was seeking to quash investigations. Read full article: 'You would have to ask Mike': Trump says...→

Hillary Clinton ripped State Department watchdog fired by Trump

Hillary Clinton ripped State Department watchdog fired by Trump

The same State Department watchdog fired Friday by President Trump was the target of an earlier accusation that he engaged in partisan politics. Read full article: Hillary Clinton ripped State Department ...→

Fired watchdog was investigating Trump administration arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Fired watchdog was investigating Trump administration arms sales to Saudi Arabia

"It’s troubling that Secretary Pompeo wanted Mr. Linick pushed out before this work could be completed," says Eliot Engel. Read full article: Fired watchdog was investigating Trump a...→

Trump ousted State Dept. watchdog at Pompeo’s urging; Democrats open inquiry

Trump ousted State Dept. watchdog at Pompeo’s urging; Democrats open inquiry

“The firings of multiple Inspectors General is unprecedented; doing so without good cause chills the independence essential to their purpose,” Sen. Mitt Romney [...] Read full article: Trump ousted State Dept. watchdog at Pom...→

Democrats probe Trump firing of State Dept. watchdog

Democrats probe Trump firing of State Dept. watchdog

Democrats are demanding that the White House hand over all records related to President Donald Trump’s latest firing of a federal watchdog, this time at the St [...] Read full article: Democrats probe Trump firing of State De...→

White House Says Trump Fired State Dept Watchdog at Pompeo's Request

White House Says Trump Fired State Dept Watchdog at Pompeo's Request

President Donald Trump fired the State Department's inspector general following a recommendation by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the White House said o [...] Read full article: White House Says Trump Fired State Dept ...→

Trump firing of watchdog linked to Pompeo investigation, Dems say

Trump firing of watchdog linked to Pompeo investigation, Dems say

“This President believes he is above the law,” Rep. Eliot Engel said in a statement in which he claimed to have knowledge of an ongoing Pompeo investigation. Read full article: Trump firing of watchdog linked to Pompe...→