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October 31st, 2013
08:46 PM ET

Sen. Ted Cruz's father: Send Obama "back to Kenya"

Never before seen video surfacing of Republican Senator Ted Cruz's father making some shocking comments about president Barack Obama.

"We need to send Barack Obama back to Chicago. I'd like to send him back to Kenya, back to Indonesia," Rafael Cruz said.

Ted Cruz's father in 2012: Send Obama 'back to Kenya'

According to Mother Jones, which uncovered the video, Rafael Cruz made those comments in September of last year at a north texas tea party event, as his son was running for the Senate.

Ted Cruz calls his father his hero.

So is the younger Cruz on the hook for his father's remarks?

OutFront: CNN Political Analyst John Avlon and Mediaite's Joe Concha.


Filed under: News • Politics
October 31st, 2013
08:36 PM ET

Attorney: NSA Leaker Edward Snowden has website job in Russia

Edward Snowden attorney may be back online. According to his attorney, the former NSA contractor who leaked some of America's most secretive surveillance programs is about to start working for a major Russian website.

Snowden gets website job in Russia, lawyer says

The U.S. has charged Snowden with espionage and theft of government property but has been unable to arrest him after he was granted asylum in Russia.

OutFront: Former FBI counterterrorism agent Tim Clemente.


Filed under: International • News • NSA Leaker Edward Snowden
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