Nick Ciccone

Nick is a General News Writer at Elite Daily.

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This Trump Environment Official Is Getting Grilled For How He's Using Taxpayer Money

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is a decades-old agency that is supposed to work to ensure a cleaner, healthier environment for Americans. President Donald Trump appointed Scott Pruitt to head the agency in February 2017 to much criticism f…
By Nick Ciccone

Bill Cosby Was Found Guilty Of Sexual Assault & Twitter Has So Much To Say

After years of being accused of similar crimes but never convicted, Bill Cosby, 80, was found guilty Thursday, April 26, of drugging and sexually assaulting a woman 14 years ago, in a high-profile retrial case. People jumped to to Twitter to share th…
By Nick Ciccone

Obama's Second White House Correspondents' Dinner Speech Was Hilarious

It's no secret that you can tell a lot about American presidents from their archived speeches. But with the White House Correspondents' Dinner (WHCD) — a time-honored tradition that affords journalists to take a night off from speaking truth to power…
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Melania Trump Is Standing In Solidarity With Her Husband On A Major Event

It's the day everyone but President Donald Trump waits for every year. The White House Correspondents' Dinner (WHCD) — a time-honored tradition that affords journalists to take a night off from speaking truth to power and mingle with D.C. staffers an…
By Nick Ciccone

Teen Pregnancy Prevention Grants Got Saved In Court, But The Trump Admin Still Has A Scary Impact

As far as federal courts are concerned, the Trump administration is not having a successful week. Teen pregnancy prevention grants got saved from the Trump administration in court, according to published reports. Still, the administration has the pot…
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Dreamers Got A Major Win With The Newest Ruling On DACA

Ever since September 2017, when the U.S. Attorney General announced that an Obama-era immigration provision known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) would be rescinded, recipients of the program have remained totally in limbo. The lates…
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The French President Countered Trump's Ideals In A Speech To Congress, So That's A Good Bromance

French President Emmanuel Macron wrapped up his three-day tour of Washington on Wednesday, April 25. Macron and his wife, Brigitte, spent the evening at the White House Tuesday night as part of the Trump administration's first state visit and state d…
By Nick Ciccone

Kanye West's Tweets Are Making Conservatives Happy & It's A Real Trip

Kanye West has aroused suspicion about his political leanings ever since President Donald Trump was elected. The world-renowned rapper and music producer rejoined Twitter last week, and that same suspicion became even arous-ier. Kanye West's tweets a…
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This 'Daily Show' Alum Is Hosting The White House Correspondents' Dinner & You Should Know Her

Over the past few years, it's been great to see talented, low-key famous comedians getting the high-profile gig of hosting a public roast of the president and his administration at the White House Correspondents' Dinner. Luckily, this year's front-wo…
By Nick Ciccone

Donald Trump Doesn't Seem To Understand A Major Point About North Korea's Nuclear Weapons

President Donald Trump is getting a little ahead of himself with his latest self-praising tweetstorm about North Korea, in which he said that North Korea agreed to give up its nuclear arsenal. So, did North Korea agree to denuclearization? Trump's tw…
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Donald Trump's & Barack Obama's Family Vacations Both Seem Pretty Leisurely TBH

Presidents take vacations just like the rest of us. And why shouldn't they? It's a rough job. Despite the fact that they're completely different leaders and first families, Donald Trump's and Barack Obama's family vacations both seem pretty leisurely…
By Nick Ciccone

These States Are Working To Ban Gay Conversion Therapy, Because Yes, That's Still A Thing

More than 40 years after the American Psychiatric Association (APA) removed homosexuality from its list of mental illnesses in 1973, there's still a need for protective LGBT legislation to be passed. It's 2018, and lawmakers across the country are wo…
By Nick Ciccone

Barack Obama Praised The Parkland Students With Some Really Powerful Words

Time magazine published its annual list of the world's most influential people on Thursday, April 19. In it, the Parkland, Florida students-cum-gun-reform activists got a pretty high-profile shoutout. President Barack Obama praised the Parkland stude…
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There Are Going To Be Major Protests If Trump Fires This Person

President Donald Trump has tools at his disposal to force an ouster of Special Counsel Robert Mueller, which would effectively interrupt ongoing investigations into his former campaign officials' alleged ties to the Russian government. Whether he wil…
By Nick Ciccone

'Playboy' Is Hosting A Party In D.C. For The Correspondents' Dinner & IDK How To Feel

As if 2018 couldn't get any weirder, the weirdest event of the season is quickly approaching — the White House Correspondents' Dinner. Again, it appears, President Donald Trump will not attend, but there's a brand involved this year that you might no…
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Trump's Lawyer Hasn't Always Been A Republican

Michael Cohen, a former employee of the Trump Organization and the president's personal counsel, has a long history of being a loyal confidant to the president. But is Michael Cohen a Republican? Trump's personal lawyer reportedly voted for Barack Ob…
By Nick Ciccone

Who is Tammie Jo Shults? The Southwest Pilot Kept Her Cool In Crisis & Saved Lives

It was every pilot's worst nightmare. After an engine blew out on Dallas-bound Flight 1380 on Tuesday, April 17, ripping a hole in a side of the plane, she began calmly coordinating an emergency landing in Philadelphia. The day after the incident, pe…
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This Is What Actually Makes A Resume Stand Out To Hiring Managers

Generally speaking, it’s easy to stand out. Some people wear loud colors or raise their voice when they want to be noticed. Others — by flashing a smile with a bit of food in their teeth or tracking toilet paper around the office — stand out despite …
By Nick Ciccone

Trump's Lawyer Reportedly Stopped A 2013 Story About Donald Jr. & Aubrey O'Day

It has been said that Michael Cohen would take a bullet for Donald Trump, and a newWall Street Journal report suggests that Cohen's dedication might also extend to Trump's eldest son who bears the same name. In the latest news to come out about the T…
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These Are The Biggest Takeaways From Comey's First Bombshell Interview About Trump

The James Comey media blitz has begun. The former FBI director's highly-anticipated new memoir, A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership, comes out Tuesday, April 17, and will be followed by a month-long book tour — likely to President Donald Tr…
By Nick Ciccone