National Headlines 4-26-18

Secretly Taped Audio Reveals Dem Leadership Pressuring Progressive to Leave Race (The Intercept)

800,000 people are about to flee New York and California because of taxes, say economists (CNBC)

UC Berkeley must face lawsuit alleging bias against conservative speakers (Reuters)

Tom Brokaw Accused of Sexual Harassment By Former NBC Anchor (Variety)

Skepticism greets NBC’s plans to address in-house sexual harassment (Mercury News)

Kim Jong Un makes history, crosses border to meet his rival (Associated Press)

Who are Diamond and Silk? How two small-town ex-Democrats found fame as ‘warriors’ for Trump. (Washington Post)

Daily Beast Suspends Joy Reid Column Amid Scrutiny Over Her Hacking Claims (HuffPost)

1 poll number that should be a wake-up call for politicians (CNN)

Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez is ‘severely admonished’ by Ethics Committee, ordered to repay gifts (Washington Post)

Port Authority Censures Former Commissioner Who Berated Police (New York Times)