Monday, November 30, 2020

Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes gushes over Tyreek Hill: 'No one else like him'

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes is easily the best player at his position. And it’s fitting that Mahomes says there’s no wide receiver that he wants in the league more than Tyreek Hill.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/chiefs-patrick-mahomes-tyreek-hill-nfl-gushes

Gaetz warns Republicans will never win ‘another national election again’ if mail-in balloting persists

The Republican Party will not be able to reclaim the White House as long as universal mail-in balloting remains in place, Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., claimed on Fox Business Network's “Lou Dobbs Tonight" Monday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/matt-gaetz-republicans-never-win-election-again-mail-in-voting

Ilhan Omar defends Minneapolis proposal to slash nearly $8 million from police budget

Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., appeared to defend on Monday the Minneapolis City Council's proposal to transfer $8 million in police funding to other services.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/ilhan-omar-minneapolis-defund-police

Gov. Gavin Newsom threatens 'drastic' new lockdown order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday said a “drastic” new lockdown order might be necessary if coronavirus cases in the state continue to surge to their highest levels since the start of the pandemic.  

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/gov-gavin-newsom-threatens-drastic-new-lockdown-order

CNN mocked for report tying COVID origins to China after 'parroting CCP talking points' for 10 months

A new report from CNN that ties the origins of the coronavirus pandemic to China appears to have come too late, or as some critics have said, "10 months" late.

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/cnn-mocked-covid-origins-china-ccp

Gaetz warns Republicans will never win ‘another national election again’ if mail-in balloting persists

The Republican Party will not be able to reclaim the White House as long as universal mail-in balloting remains in place, Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., claimed on Fox Business Network's “Lou Dobbs Tonight" Monday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/matt-gaetz-republicans-never-win-election-again-mail-in-voting

Ilhan Omar defends Minneapolis proposal to slash nearly $8 million from police budget

Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., appeared to defend on Monday the Minneapolis City Council's proposal to transfer $8 million in police funding to other services.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/ilhan-omar-minneapolis-defund-police

Gov. Gavin Newsom threatens 'drastic' new lockdown order

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday said a “drastic” new lockdown order might be necessary if coronavirus cases in the state continue to surge to their highest levels since the start of the pandemic.  

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/gov-gavin-newsom-threatens-drastic-new-lockdown-order

Couple uses deposit from canceled wedding to feed hundreds on Thanksgiving

An Illinois couple used their money saved for a catered reception for their wedding to feed the needy for Thanksgiving.

‘Mean Girls’ star Jonathan Bennett engaged to boyfriend Jaymes Vaughan

The proposal featured an original tune written by Vaughan and a producer friend.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/mean-girls-star-jonathan-bennett-engaged-jaymes-vaughan

Ben Shapiro: The media's protective bubble around Biden is danger to American foreign policy

The media's protective bubble around the Democratic establishment is back

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/ben-shapiro-media-bubble-iran-new-york-times

Ramey, No. 17 Texas beats Davidson 78-76 in Maui Invitational

Courtney Ramey and No. 17 Texas offered a glimpse Monday of the Longhorns' potential depth to start the relocated Maui Invitational. Coach Shaka Smart wants to see the defense look a little sharper, too.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/ramey-no-17-texas-beats-davidson-78-76-in-maui-invitational

Ready or not, NBA training camps are set to open once again

For the Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat, it was the shortest offseason ever. For the eight teams that haven’t played since March, the offseason dragged for longer than most seasons last. And for all 30 clubs, questions are far more prevalent than answers these days.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/ready-or-not-nba-training-camps-are-set-to-open-once-again

Couple uses deposit from canceled wedding to feed hundreds on Thanksgiving

An Illinois couple used their money saved for a catered reception for their wedding to feed the needy for Thanksgiving.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/couple-uses-deposit-from-canceled-wedding-to-feed-hundreds-on-thanksgiving

Gutfeld on the media's hard hitting take on Joe's pets



source https://www.foxnews.com/opinion/gutfeld-media-joe-biden-pets

Resurfaced photo shows Biden press sec Jen Psaki wearing hammer and sickle hat with Russian official

Jen Psaki, who was named to serve as President-elect Biden's White House press secretary, is facing fresh scrutiny over a photo that shows her wearing a Russian hat that bears the communist hammer-and-sickle logo.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/resurfaced-photo-psaki-biden-soviet-union

Dr. Scott Atlas resigns as special adviser to Trump on coronavirus

EXCLUSIVE: Dr. Scott Atlas, President Trump’s special adviser on the coronavirus pandemic, formally resigned from his post on Monday, Fox News has learned.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/dr-scott-atlas-resigns-special-adviser-trump-coronavirus

Florida teens who damaged restaurant water line over mask policy return and apologize, offer payment

The teenagers were reportedly apologetic for the late-night incident.

source https://www.foxnews.com/food-drink/florida-teens-restaurant-water-line-mask-apologize

Ryan Reynolds responds to Queen Elizabeth launching her own gin line

Ryan Reynolds is keeping an eye on Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, who is said to have launched a new gin brand.

source https://www.foxnews.com/food-drink/ryan-reynolds-responds-queen-elizabeth-gin-line

Resurfaced photo shows Biden press sec Jen Psaki wearing hammer and sickle hat with Russian official

Jen Psaki, who was named to serve as President-elect Biden's White House press secretary, is facing fresh scrutiny over a photo that shows her wearing a Russian hat that bears the communist hammer-and-sickle logo.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/resurfaced-photo-psaki-biden-soviet-union

Dr. Scott Atlas resigns as special adviser to Trump on coronavirus

EXCLUSIVE: Dr. Scott Atlas, President Trump’s special adviser on the coronavirus pandemic, formally resigned from his post on Monday, Fox News has learned.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/dr-scott-atlas-resigns-special-adviser-trump-coronavirus

Squad member Rashida Tlaib under fire from anti-Semitism watchdog

A group opposing anti-Semitism is denouncing Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., after she called for Palestinian freedom "from the river to the sea."

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/anti-semitism-watchdog-tlaib

Redefining 'freedom'? Left-wing figures give it a try

Left-wing icons have attempted to reframe the concept of "freedom" in terms of guarantees from society rather than liberty from certain restrictions.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/democrats-liberals-redefining-freedom

Sunday, November 29, 2020

Rams' Sean McVay sends clear message to Jared Goff amid turnover troubles

Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay called out Jared Goff’s inconsistency in Sunday’s loss to the San Francisco 49ers.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/rams-sean-mcvay-message-jared-goff-turnover-troubles

Safe enough to open Atlanta schools to film Spider Man but not for students to return to class

Atlanta has been in shock over why the latest Spider-Man film can be brought to life in the city while schools may have to close because of coronavirus.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/safe-enough-to-open-atlanta-schools-to-film-spider-man-but-not-for-students

Broncos' Vic Fangio 'disappointed' in quarterbacks over COVID violations

Denver Broncos coach Vic Fangio didn’t mince words when talking about his quarterbacks who were all ruled ineligible for the team’s game against the New Orleans Saints.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/broncos-vic-fangio-disappointed-quarterbacks-covid-violations

Tom Brady, Chris Jones trade barbs during Buccaneers-Chiefs game

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady and Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones was seen yelling at each other during their matchup on Sunday night.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/tom-brady-chris-jones-barbs-buccaneers-chiefs

North Korea tightening borders to build ‘wall of defense’ against COVID-19

North Korea has tightened its borders to build a “wall of defense” against the COVID-19 pandemic, state media said Sunday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/world/north-korea-tightening-borders-to-build-wall-of-defense-against-covid-19

Mahomes, Hill have huge day, Chiefs hold off Bucs 27-24

Patrick Mahomes threw for 462 yards and three touchdowns to outplay Tom Brady and lead the Kansas City Chiefs to a 27-24 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/mahomes-hill-have-huge-day-chiefs-hold-off-bucs-27-24

Biden chooses an all-female senior White House press team

President-elect Joe Biden will have an all-female senior communications team at his White House, led by campaign communications director Kate Bedingfield.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-chooses-an-all-female-senior-white-house-press-team

Biden's win means some Guantanamo prisoners may be released

The oldest prisoner at the Guantanamo Bay detention center went to his latest review board hearing with a degree of hope, something that has been scarce during his 16 years locked up without charges at the U.S. base in Cuba.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-presidency-guantanamo-prisoners-released

Gould hits FG at gun, 49ers hand Rams first SoFi loss, 23-20

Robbie Gould made a 42-yard field goal as time expired, and the San Francisco 49ers snapped their three-game losing streak with a 23-20 victory over the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday, sweeping their season series for the second straight year.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/gould-hits-fg-at-gun-49ers-hand-rams-first-sofi-loss-23-20

Biden chooses an all-female senior White House press team

President-elect Joe Biden will have an all-female senior communications team at his White House, led by campaign communications director Kate Bedingfield.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-chooses-an-all-female-senior-white-house-press-team

Biden's win means some Guantanamo prisoners may be released

The oldest prisoner at the Guantanamo Bay detention center went to his latest review board hearing with a degree of hope, something that has been scarce during his 16 years locked up without charges at the U.S. base in Cuba.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-presidency-guantanamo-prisoners-released

Covid-19 is killing Americans at a staggering rate

As millions of Americans head home after Thanksgiving, the coronavirus could be hitching a ride -- threatening to plant seeds of infection across the country as the US on Sunday topped more than 100,000 new cases for the 27th consecutive day.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/29/health/us-coronavirus-sunday/index.html

Secret warehouse parties get shut down

Even as cases and hospitalizations spike across the country, police are seeing a spate of crowded underground parties -- in violation of local coronavirus guidelines. CNN's Stephanie Elam reports these parties are getting shut down.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/us/2020/11/29/secret-warehouse-parties-busted-pandemic-coronavirus-elam-dnt-nr-vpx.cnn

Cher sings to 'the world's loneliest elephant'

Kaavan the elephant had languished in a zoo in Pakistan for decades. But thanks to Cher and a social media campaign, he's on his way to a new home in Cambodia.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/travel/2020/11/29/cher-elephant-rescue-kaavan-pakistan-travel-orig-ch.cnn

Joe Biden twists ankle while playing with his dog, Major

President-elect Joe Biden will be examined by an orthopedist after twisting his ankle while playing with his dog, Major, his office told CNN. The Bidens adopted the German Shepherd in November 2018. CNN's MJ Lee has more.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2020/11/29/joe-biden-twisted-ankle-dog-major-lee-nr-sot-vpx.cnn

40 endangered sea turtles were brought to Florida to warm up after suffering from 'cold stunning'

Forty critically endangered sea turtles were brought to Florida after suffering from "cold stunning" off the coast of Massachusetts.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/29/us/endangered-turtles-brought-to-florida-to-warm-up-trnd/index.html

What newly elected Republican women had to say about the future of their party

In the wake of a record number of Republican women winning seats in Congress, two of the newly elected lawmakers, Rep. Nancy Mace and Rep. Nicole Malliotakis, stressed the importance of building representation in the Republican Party to serve as a check on their Democratic counterparts.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/29/politics/nicole-malliotakis-nancy-mace-republican-women-congress/index.html

Most Shazamed song of all time revealed

"Dance Monkey" by Tones and I has become the most popular song on Shazam, according to Guinness World Records.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/29/entertainment/dance-monkey-shazam-record-trnd/index.html

Trump admits 'it's hard to get to the Supreme Court'

CNN's Amara Walker and Carl Bernstein discuss President Trump's admission during a Fox News interview that "it's hard" to get cases to the Supreme Court and how Trump's continued legal challenges could undermine future election processes.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/media/2020/11/29/donald-trump-fox-news-legal-cases-supreme-court-nr-vpx.cnn

Hill leads Saints to 31-3 rout of QB-challenged Broncos

Taysom Hill's two touchdown runs led the New Orleans Saints to a 31-3 win Sunday over the Denver Broncos, who were thrust into a quarterback quandary when their passers failed to wear masks as mandated by the NFL's COVID-19 protocols.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/hill-leads-saints-to-31-3-rout-of-qb-challenged-broncos

Biden WH communications team raises questions over revolving door with liberal networks

The Biden-Harris transition team on Sunday announced the members of its communications team, three of whom worked for CNN and MSNBC, raising questions about the incoming administration’s close ties with the liberal news networks.

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/biden-wh-communications-team-revolving-door-liberal-networks

No. 11 Creighton beats North Dakota State 69-58 in opener

Christian Bishop scored 13 of his 16 points in the second half, Antwann Jones fueled the decisive run in the first half, and No. 11 Creighton opened the season with a 69-58 victory over North Dakota State on Sunday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/no-11-creighton-beats-north-dakota-state-69-58-in-opener

Clash of heads raises concerns as Wolves beat Arsenal

The sound of the thud from a clash of heads just added to concern.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/clash-of-heads-raises-concerns-as-wolves-beat-arsenal

Saturday, November 28, 2020

Colorado's Gov. Polis tests positive for COVID-19

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis and his partner, Marlon Reis, have tested positive for COVID-19. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/colorado-gov-polis-positive-covid-19

This Day in History: Nov. 28

Margaret Thatcher resigns as British prime minister. Enron Corp., once the world’s largest energy trader, collapses.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/this-day-in-history-nov-28

Pa. Supreme Court dismisses Republican congressman's bid to toss mail-in ballots, halt certification

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court dismissed a case Saturday night brought by Rep. Mike Kelly, R-Pa., and a handful of other Republican voters who sought to overturn last year's law creating no-excuse mail-in voting as well as halt any further action in certifying Pennsylvania's votes. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/pa-supreme-court-dismisses-republican-bid-toss-mail-ballots-halt-certification

French protesters decry bill outlawing use of police images

Tens of thousands of critics of a proposed security law that would restrict the filming of police officers protested across France on Saturday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/world/french-protesters-decry-security-bill-police-images

Woman freed in Iran hostage swap originally arrested for dating Israeli: report

A British-Australian professor who spent 804 days in some of Iran’s most notorious jails was originally arrested for dating an Israeli, according to a report.

source https://www.foxnews.com/world/woman-freed-iran-hostage-swap-arrested-dating-israeli

NYC bar in COVID-19 hotspot refuses to shut down after state yanks liquor license

A Staten Island pub located in a coronavirus hot spot is stealing a page from Seattle’s anarchist cookbook, declaring itself an “autonomous zone,” free from the public-safety restrictions its owners say they will refuse to abide by.

NYC bar in COVID-19 hotspot refuses to shut down after state yanks liquor license

A Staten Island pub located in a coronavirus hot spot is stealing a page from Seattle’s anarchist cookbook, declaring itself an “autonomous zone,” free from the public-safety restrictions its owners say they will refuse to abide by.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/nyc-bar-covid-19-hotspot-refuses-shut-down-liquor-license

Pa. Supreme Court dismisses Republican congressman's bid to toss mail-in ballots, halt certification

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court dismissed a case Saturday night brought by Rep. Mike Kelly, R-Pa., and a handful of other Republican voters who sought to overturn last year's law creating no-excuse mail-in voting as well as halt any further action in certifying Pennsylvania's votes. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/pa-supreme-court-dismisses-republican-bid-toss-mail-ballots-halt-certification

Iranian diplomat, accused of Europe terror plot, skips first day of trial

An Iranian diplomat accused of being behind a foiled 2018 terror attack against an Iranian dissident group near Paris invoked diplomatic immunity as he skipped his first day of trial Friday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/iranian-diplomat-europe-terror-plot

Iranian diplomat, accused of Europe terror plot, skips first day of trial

An Iranian diplomat accused of being behind a foiled 2018 terror attack against an Iranian dissident group near Paris invoked diplomatic immunity as he skipped his first day of trial Friday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/iranian-diplomat-europe-terror-plot

Supreme Court sets deadline for NJ response to religious gathering restrictions

Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito has called for a response from New Jersey officials after a church and synagogue petitioned the court to intervene in their lawsuit alleging the state unequally applies COVID-19 restrictions to religious activities.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/supreme-court-deadline-nj-religious-gathering-restrictions

Trump continues fight in Wis., Pa.: ‘We have found many illegal votes’

President Trump promised to bring a case disputing the Wisconsin vote count after the recount was completed there, and said his campaign was disputing a number of votes far bigger than the margin President-elect Joe Biden won. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/trump-fight-wis-pa-illegal-votes

Biden's cabinet picks send a clear message



source https://www.cnn.com/collections/international-biden-cabinet-1129/

Former top cybersecurity official says Trump firing by tweet was 'not how I wanted to go out'

Christopher Krebs, the former top cybersecurity official, said President Donald Trump's decision to unceremoniously fire him via tweet last week was "not how I wanted to go out."

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/28/politics/chris-krebs-trump-election-security-60-minutes-interview/index.html

Washington Post: White House Budget office moving to reclassify key roles under Trump executive order

Following an executive order President Donald Trump signed last month, the Office of Management and Budget is moving to reclassify 88% of its workforce into a new job classification that would give the federal government more flexibility to fire these employees without going through a lengthy appeals process, The Washington Post reported Friday.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/28/politics/federal-workers-white-house-budget-office-trump-administration/index.html

Justice Department rushing to expand execution methods like firing squads for federal death row inmates

The Justice Department has rushed to change the rules around federal death penalties as they expedite a slew of scheduled executions in the final days of the Trump administration, including expanding possible execution methods to include electrocution and death by firing squad.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/27/politics/federal-execution-new-rule-firing-squads/index.html

Black Friday looks very different this year. Here's why analysts are optimistic

Black Friday shopping isn't the same this year with the ongoing pandemic and recession. Traditional brick-and-mortar stores saw a 52% drop in Black Friday traffic compared to last year, according to a report from Sensormatic Solutions.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/28/business/shopping-traffic-online-sales-black-friday/index.html

Man receives racist letter over Black Santa decoration -- and neighbors have his back

Chris Kennedy's Christmas display features a seven-foot Black Santa that stands tall in his yard along with a Christmas tree and a large shining sign that reads "Joy."

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/28/us/black-santa-decoration-racist-letter-trnd/index.html

Louisiana gov speaks out on SCOTUS declining to hear case of pastor who defied coronavirus orders

The Supreme Court declined to hear the case on Friday of a Louisiana Pastor who is facing criminal charges for defying coronavirus restrictions by holding large Church services. 

Adriana Cohen: Give teachers priority for COVID-19 vaccinations so schools can reopen

Now that COVID-19 vaccines are expected to soon become available, governors nationwide must prioritize vaccinating teachers so America's schools can reopen without delay.

source https://www.foxnews.com/opinion/teachers-coronavirus-vaccine-schools

Supreme Court sets deadline for NJ response to religious gathering restrictions

Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito has called for a response from New Jersey officials after a church and synagogue petitioned the court to intervene in their lawsuit alleging the state unequally applies COVID-19 restrictions to religious activities.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/supreme-court-deadline-nj-religious-gathering-restrictions

Louisiana gov speaks out on SCOTUS declining to hear case of pastor who defied coronavirus orders

The Supreme Court declined to hear the case on Friday of a Louisiana Pastor who is facing criminal charges for defying coronavirus restrictions by holding large Church services. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/bel-edwards-supreme-court-louisiana-pastor-coronavirus-orders

Trump continues fight in Wis., Pa.: ‘We have found many illegal votes’

President Trump promised to bring a case disputing the Wisconsin vote count after the recount was completed there, and said his campaign was disputing a number of votes far bigger than the margin President-elect Joe Biden won. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/trump-fight-wis-pa-illegal-votes

Friday, November 27, 2020

Trump calls on Congress to help ‘decimated’ restaurant industry

President Trump took to Twitter on Friday night to urge Congress to pass the next coronavirus stimulus package and aid failing restaurants as the second wave of the pandemic is forcing some parts of the country to re-enter stricter social distancing guidelines.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/trump-call-on-congress-to-help-decimated-restaurant-industry

Papadopoulos applauds Flynn pardon, hopes forthcoming 'facts' will lead to similar order for himself

Former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos spoke out on Friday after the president issued a pardon for former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/papadopoulos-applauds-flynn-pardon-hopes-forthcoming-facts-will-lead-to-similar-order-for-himself

Papadopoulos applauds Flynn pardon, hopes forthcoming 'facts' will lead to similar order for himself

Former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos spoke out on Friday after the president issued a pardon for former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/papadopoulos-applauds-flynn-pardon-hopes-forthcoming-facts-will-lead-to-similar-order-for-himself

Nearly perfect Garza scores 41, No. 5 Iowa routs Southern

Luka Garza expects perfection every time he shoots.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/nearly-perfect-garza-scores-41-no-5-iowa-routs-southern

Smith, No. 22 Bruins need 3 OTs to beat Pepperdine 107-98

The UCLA Bruins have two days before their home opener to try to get their legs back under them after a physically taxing three-overtime thriller against Pepperdine.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/smith-no-22-bruins-need-3-ots-to-beat-pepperdine-107-98

Stanford takes back Axe trophy, beats Cal 24-23 in Big Game

Austin Jones ran for a pair of short touchdowns, Davis Mills threw for 205 yards and a TD, and Stanford blocked a would-be tying extra point in the final minute to take back The Axe trophy by beating Bay Area rival California 24-23 in the Big Game on Friday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/stanford-takes-back-axe-trophy-beats-cal-24-23-in-big-game

Book, defense help No. 2 Notre Dame beat No. 25 UNC 31-17

Ian Book kept No. 2 Notre Dame’s offense moving while the Fighting Irish defense locked down Sam Howell and No. 25 North Carolina's potent offense for the final three quarters in a 31-17 victory on Friday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/book-defense-help-no-2-notre-dame-beat-no-25-unc-31-17

Ohio State's Day tests positive, won't coach vs. Illinois

Ohio State coach Ryan Day has tested positive for COVID-19 and will not be with the Buckeyes if they play at Illinois on Saturday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/ohio-states-day-tests-positive-wont-coach-vs-illinois

Tourist returns stolen Roman ruins, apologizes for being ‘American a--hole’

An American tourist has returned a fragment of ancient marble stolen from a trip to Rome — along with a note apologizing for “being such an American a--hole.”

source https://www.foxnews.com/world/tourist-stolen-roman-ruins-apologizes

Grimes scores 25 points, No. 17 Houston beats Boise State

Quentin Grimes rebounded from a rough opener by going on the attack.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/grimes-scores-25-points-no-17-houston-beats-boise-state

‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ pauses production over coronavirus concerns: report

"The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" is among "New York" and "Atlanta" franchise titles to halt filming amid positive coronavirus tests.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/real-housewives-of-beverly-hills-pauses-production-over-coronavirus-concerns-report

Hawkeyes' defense comes up big in 26-20 win over Nebraska

Tyler Goodson ran for 87 of his 111 yards in the second half and Zach VanValkenburg recovered Adrian Martinez’s late fumble to secure Iowa’s 26-20 win over Nebraska on Friday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/hawkeyes-defense-comes-up-big-in-26-20-win-over-nebraska

Los Angeles County issues safer-at-home order that starts Nov. 30

Los Angeles County health officials issued a new safer-at-home order Friday that includes stricter limits on gatherings amid a surge in the number of daily coronavirus cases. 

Los Angeles County issues safer-at-home order that starts Nov. 30

Los Angeles County health officials issued a new safer-at-home order Friday that includes stricter limits on gatherings amid a surge in the number of daily coronavirus cases. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/los-angeles-restrictions-covid-19

Ex-aide Alexis Grenell rips Gov. Andrew Cuomo in blistering essay

A former aid to Andrew Cuomo ripped her into old boss after a heated press conference exchange between the New York governor and reporters, alleging that despite his "competent" governorship throughout the pandemic, “this is who he is the rest of the time.”

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/ex-aide-alexis-grenell-rips-gov-andrew-cuomo-in-blistering-essay

Why China's Communist Party isn't celebrating a major poverty milestone

Chinese President Xi Jinping reached a major milestone this week in his five-year long fight to end absolute poverty across the country -- but it doesn't appear that he's celebrating yet.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/27/asia/china-xi-jinping-poverty-alleviation-intl-hnk/index.html

Thanksgiving vandals spray 'Land back' on US statues

Statues of three United States Presidents, a "Pioneers Statue" and numerous store fronts were targeted by vandals on Thanksgiving, with "land back" graffitied on some of the property.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/27/us/thanksgiving-vandalism-land-back/index.html

Must-watch videos of the week



source https://www.cnn.com/collections/videos-of-the-week/

Pregnant Massachusetts teen, missing since October, believed to be found dead in Florida

The body of a deceased18-year-old pregnant Massachusetts woman last seen in October was found in Florida, authorities announced this week. 

Ex-aide Alexis Grenell rips Gov. Andrew Cuomo in blistering essay

A former aid to Andrew Cuomo ripped her into old boss after a heated press conference exchange between the New York governor and reporters, alleging that despite his "competent" governorship throughout the pandemic, “this is who he is the rest of the time.”

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/ex-aide-alexis-grenell-rips-gov-andrew-cuomo-in-blistering-essay

Pregnant Massachusetts teen, missing since October, believed to be found dead in Florida

The body of a deceased18-year-old pregnant Massachusetts woman last seen in October was found in Florida, authorities announced this week. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/missing-teen-pregnant-dead-florida

Eric Clapton slammed after past racially insensitive remarks surface amid release of anti-lockdown song

Social media is criticizing Eric Clapton for past racially insensitive remarks he made in 1976.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/eric-clapton-slammed-after-past-racially-insensitive-remarks-surface-amid-announcement-of-anti-lockdown-song

United Airlines flying Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

United Airlines Holdings Inc., reportedly began operating charter flights on Friday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/health/pfizer-united-airlines-fly-covid-19-vaccine

Thursday, November 26, 2020

Hong Kong protester jailed for throwing eggs as city's judiciary comes under pressure

A 31-year-old man has been jailed for 21 months for throwing eggs at a police station, the latest tough sentence handed down by a Hong Kong court as the authorities move to clamp down on political dissent in the Chinese territory.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/26/asia/hong-kong-eggs-law-intl-hnk/index.html

New York City sinkhole swallows SUV

An unoccupied orange SUV was found swallowed by a sinkhole in Queens early Thursday morning.

Alabama mail carrier surprises birthday boy with a gift

When Chip Matthews heard the mail truck arriving on his sixth birthday, he rushed out — not knowing that he’d come back with a treasure.

New York City sinkhole swallows SUV

An unoccupied orange SUV was found swallowed by a sinkhole in Queens early Thursday morning.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/massive-sinkhole-swallows-car-in-queens

Alabama mail carrier surprises birthday boy with a gift

When Chip Matthews heard the mail truck arriving on his sixth birthday, he rushed out — not knowing that he’d come back with a treasure.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/alabama-mail-carrier-surprises-birthday-boy-with-a-gift

Cooper reflects on cooking 'Sunday Gravy' with Anthony Bourdain

CNN's Anderson Cooper reflects on inviting Anthony Bourdain into his kitchen to cook a classic New Jersey dish, "Sunday Gravy." Anderson Cooper Full Circle will be back tomorrow on Friday, November 27 at 6p E.T.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/us/2020/11/25/cooper-reflects-on-cooking-with-anthony-bourdain-acfc-full-episode-vpx.cnn

Pompeo reflects on 'most memorable moments' as secretary of state, addresses plans for the future

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday reflected on some of the most memorable moments during his two-year tenure heading the State Department, in a wide-ranging interview on "Special Report."

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/pompeo-most-memorable-moments-secretay-of-state

Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon tests positive for COVID-19

Gordon is the latest governor to test positive for the disease this year, following similar announcements from Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson, Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt, and Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/wyoming-gov-mark-gordon-tests-positive-for-covid-19

Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon tests positive for COVID-19

Gordon is the latest governor to test positive for the disease this year, following similar announcements from Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson, Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt, and Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/wyoming-gov-mark-gordon-tests-positive-for-covid-19

Trump says he'll leave office if Electoral College votes for Biden

President Donald Trump said Thursday he will leave office if the Electoral College votes for President-elect Joe Biden but made clear he's not prepared to concede.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/26/politics/trump-leave-office-electoral-college/index.html

French police officers suspended after a video emerges of them beating a Black man

Several French police officers were suspended Thursday after a video emerged of them beating a Black man in Paris.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/26/europe/france-police-violence-video-intl/index.html

Trump says coronavirus vaccine deliveries will start next week

The comments come ahead of a Dec. 10 meeting where FDA regulators will review Pfizer and BioNTech's request for an emergency use authorization for their COVID-19 vaccine.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/trump-says-coronavirus-vaccine-deliveries-will-start-next-week

Trump plans trip to Georgia amid his election battle

President Trump said he would travel to Georgia on Saturday to campaign for Sens. Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue ahead of their runoff elections.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/trump-plans-trip-to-georgia-amid-his-election-battle

Ravens' Lamar Jackson tests positive for coronavirus: report

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson reportedly tested positive for coronavirus, as the team has seen several players contract the illness over the last week.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/ravens-lamar-jackson-positive-coronavirus-report

Trump says coronavirus vaccine deliveries will start next week

The comments come ahead of a Dec. 10 meeting where FDA regulators will review Pfizer and BioNTech's request for an emergency use authorization for their COVID-19 vaccine.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/trump-says-coronavirus-vaccine-deliveries-will-start-next-week

Trump plans trip to Georgia amid his election battle

President Trump said he would travel to Georgia on Saturday to campaign for Sens. Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue ahead of their runoff elections.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/trump-plans-trip-to-georgia-amid-his-election-battle

In posthumous message, Alex Trebek asks viewers to 'be thankful' and 'keep the faith'

Alex Trebek, the late host of the long-running game show "Jeopardy!," had a Thanksgiving message for viewers, urging them to "be thankful" and "keep the faith."

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/26/us/alex-trebek-thanksgiving-message/index.html

No quarantine necessary: What it's like to visit the Maldives right now

I'm sitting on a lounger at a Maldivian resort's overwater restaurant taking in views of the glimmering Arabian Sea, but I feel uneasy.

source https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/holiday-maldives-covid/index.html

Gibson, Washington roll past Cowboys 41-16 on Thanksgiving

Antonio Gibson ran for three touchdowns, Alex Smith had a scoring pass and Washington at least temporarily moved into first place in the woeful NFC East with a 41-16 Thanksgiving victory over the Dallas Cowboys on Thursday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/gibson-washington-roll-past-cowboys-41-16-on-thanksgiving

Obama says some Republicans drive message that 'White men are victims'

Former President Barack Obama said he believes President Trump garnered more than 73 million votes this election cycle, not because of policy but because some Republicans promote a narrative of “White men are victims.” 

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/obama-says-some-republicans-drive-message-that-white-men-are-victims

Obama says some Republicans drive message that 'White men are victims'

Former President Barack Obama said he believes President Trump garnered more than 73 million votes this election cycle, not because of policy but because some Republicans promote a narrative of “White men are victims.” 

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/obama-says-some-republicans-drive-message-that-white-men-are-victims

Trump says he will leave office if Electoral College votes for Biden

President Trump said Thursday that he would leave office if the Electoral College votes for President-elect Joe Biden, and also alleged “massive fraud” in the vote count and promised to keep up with his legal fight.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/trump-says-he-will-leave-office-electoral-college-votes-biden

Trump says he will leave office if Electoral College votes for Biden

President Trump said Thursday that he would leave office if the Electoral College votes for President-elect Joe Biden, and also alleged “massive fraud” in the vote count and promised to keep up with his legal fight.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/trump-says-he-will-leave-office-electoral-college-votes-biden

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Expert: Thanksgiving could be 'mother' of superspreader events

CNN's Lucy Kafanov reports on the skyrocketing number of cases and deaths in the US as Americans prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/health/2020/11/25/coronavirus-daily-wrap-thanksgiving-superspreader-kafanov-dnt-nr-vpx.cnn

Comedian praises Netflix for taking down his show. Here's why

Comedian Dave Chappelle is lauding Netflix for taking down 'Chappelle's Show,' which he says was added to the platform without his approval.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/media/2020/11/25/dave-chappelle-show-netflix-taken-down-orig-jk.cnn

Iran releases Kylie Moore-Gilbert, British-Australian academic, in exchange for 3 prisoners

Iran released British-Australian academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert on Wednesday, in a prisoner exchange for three Iranians, according to reports.

source https://www.foxnews.com/world/iran-releases-kylie-moore-gilbert-british-australian-academic-in-exchange-for-3-prisoners

Japanese face masks being sold for $9.6G feature pearls, crystals, more

Coronavirus PPE, but make it luxury.

source https://www.foxnews.com/lifestyle/japanese-face-masks-9-6g-pearls-crystals-diamonds

British-Australian academic freed by Iran in apparent prisoner exchange

Kylie Moore-Gilbert, the British-Australian academic detained by Iran for more than two years on espionage charges, has been freed in an apparent prisoner exchange for three Iranians.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/25/asia/kylie-moore-gilbert-release-intl-hnk/index.html

Teacher's decades-old find on a Northern Ireland beach turns out to be the island's first-ever dinosaur discovery

You never know what you might find while walking along the beach.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/25/world/northern-ireland-dinosaur-bones-discovery-trnd-scn/index.html

Couple finds more than 66 bottles of Prohibition-era whiskey hidden in the walls of their New York home

When a New York couple was told their over 100-year-old home was built by a notorious bootlegger, they passed it off as small town legend.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/25/us/whiskey-bottles-found-new-york-home-walls-trnd/index.html

LeAnn Rimes recalls how depression & anxiety battle led to her latest album: ‘It’s taken my whole journey’

LeAnn Rimes said her album 'CHANT: The Human & The Holy' came to her while she was creating music for her next album, which has yet to be announced.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/leann-rimes-depression-anxiety-latest-album

Israel preparing for potential US military strike on Iran: Report

The Israel Defense Forces have been preparing recently for the possibility that President Trump will order a strike on Iran before he leaves office in January, Axios reports. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/world/israel-preparing-for-potential-us-military-strike-on-iran-report

Progressive groups want 'squad member' Rashida Tlaib in Biden cabinet

Biden said this week he already has ‘significant’ progressive representation in his administration.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/progressive-groups-squad-rashida-tlaib-biden-cabinet

Acting head of USAID tests positive for Covid-19

John Barsa, the acting head of the US Agency for International Development, has tested positive for coronavirus, CNN has learned.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/25/politics/usaid-john-barsa-coronavirus/index.html

Kentucky restaurant CEO donated $60K for employees amid indoor dining ban, says industry unfairly targeted

A restaurant CEO who donated $60,000 to her employees in Kentucky one-day before the governor issued an executive order mandating that all indoor dining be shutdown to curb resurgent coronavirus cases believes that the industry is unfairly scapegoated. 

Over 100 senior citizens in Delray Beach received free turkeys

Just in time for Thanksgiving, Delray Beach Police in Florida teamed up with a group of local nonprofits to giveaway free turkeys to more than 100 senior citizens.

Progressive groups want 'squad member' Rashida Tlaib in Biden cabinet

Biden said this week he already has ‘significant’ progressive representation in his administration.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/progressive-groups-squad-rashida-tlaib-biden-cabinet

Baltimore Ravens discipline staff member for conduct related to COVID-19 outbreak on team

The Baltimore Ravens discipline a staff member for conduct related to a COVID-19 outbreak that forced the NFL to move the team's Thanksgiving night game against the Pittsburgh Steelers to Sunday. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/baltimore-ravens-discipline-staff-conduct-covid-outbreak-team

Hero dog wins 'medal of honor' in UK for helping fight Al Qaeda

A Belgian Malinois named Kuno has won the Victoria Cross, the UK's version of the Medal of Honor for helping British special forces fight Al Qaeda.

source https://www.foxnews.com/world/hero-dog-wins-medal-of-honor-in-uk-for-helping-fight-al-qaeda

Kentucky restaurant CEO donated $60K for employees amid indoor dining ban, says industry unfairly targeted

A restaurant CEO who donated $60,000 to her employees in Kentucky one-day before the governor issued an executive order mandating that all indoor dining be shutdown to curb resurgent coronavirus cases believes that the industry is unfairly scapegoated. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/restaurant-ceo-donated-60k-for-employees-amid-ky-gov-indoor-dining-ban-says-industry-is-unfairly-targeted

Over 100 senior citizens in Delray Beach received free turkeys

Just in time for Thanksgiving, Delray Beach Police in Florida teamed up with a group of local nonprofits to giveaway free turkeys to more than 100 senior citizens.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/over-100-senior-citizens-in-delray-beach-received-free-turkeys

Group of local entrepreneurs pays for over $40,000 of groceries for customers at Atlanta store

Customers at an Atlanta grocery store were treated to a Thanksgiving surprise when a group of local entrepreneurs paid for thousands of dollars of groceries.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/25/us/atlanta-grocery-donate-trnd/index.html

Is outdoor dining in a tent safe during COVID-19 pandemic?

Many restaurants have turned to tents as an outdoor dining option as the coronavirus pandemic has forced them to stop offering indoor dining.

source https://www.foxnews.com/food-drink/is-outdoor-dining-in-a-tent-safe-amid-covid-19-pandemic

There is a hunger crisis in America this Thanksgiving

It took just 10 minutes for Regina Status to pick up her Thanksgiving basket in front of her Bronx, New York, apartment. A last-minute delivery from Agatha House Foundation, a local food pantry, arrived just in time.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/25/us/hunger-crisis-in-america-thanksgiving/index.html

Revisit the inspiration for 'Avatar's' alien landscape with a ride up the world's tallest outdoor elevator

With the recent release of behind-the-scenes underwater photos from upcoming movie "Avatar 2," combined with news that "Avatar 3" is almost done filming, there's perhaps no finer time to revisit the national park that many believe inspired the incredible scenery of the original film.

source https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/zhangjiajie-bailong-elevator-avatar-tallest-outdoor-lift/index.html

Rep.-elect Lauren Boebert plans Thanksgiving 'funeral' for dead turkey in defiance of Colorado guidelines

Incoming Colorado Congresswoman Lauren Boebert, an anti-big government Republican who previously defied local shutdown orders, said she's finding a creative way to bypass Colorado's Thanksgiving gathering restrictions by having a "funeral" for a dead turkey.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/colo-rep-elect-lauren-boebert-plans-thanksgiving-funeral-for-dead-turkey-in-defiance-of-local-guidelines

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Cuomo stands up for President Trump on media bias

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo defended President Trump this week as the three-term Democratic governor indicated the media did not treat the president with the respect that the office commands.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/cuomo-president-trump-media

GOP poised to flip 4 House seats in California, more than any other state

Despite Democrats’ confident predictions of a “Blue Wave” sweeping statehouses in the November election, the final results showed that almost nothing had changed. Yet in California, a Democrat stronghold, Republicans are poised to flip more House seats than any other state.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/gop-poised-to-flip-4-house-seats-in-california-more-than-any-other-state

Latino, Black leaders demand Newsom choose woman of color for Senate seat

California progressives are hoping to influence Gov. Gavin Newsom's pick for someone to fill Kamala Harris’ Senate seat when she becomes vice president in January.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/latino-black-leaders-newsom-harris-senate

AOC, Ilhan Omar try to block 'deficit hawk' from Biden administration

Squad members Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y. and Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., are mounting a petition against Biden nominating his former chief of staff Bruce Reed, who they say is a “deficit hawk,” to a role within the incoming administration. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/aoc-ilhan-omar-block-deficit-hawk-bruce-reed-biden-administration

Sex, drugs and security cameras: Touring Geylang, Singapore's legal red-light district

"Ok, now we're about to walk past a corner selling sex drugs, see if you can spot the different pills."

source https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/singapore-red-light-district-geylang/index.html

T. rex had a teenage growth spurt — but not all dinos did

Researchers have long known that the meat-eating Tyrannosaurus rex had a teenage growth spurt, gaining around 35 to 45 pounds per week, to reach its colossal size.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/24/world/dinosaur-growth-t-rex-study-scn/index.html

New X-ray technique reveals clues about ancient 1,900-year-old mummy

Scientists have pioneered a new technique that allows them to investigate the insides of a 1,900-year-old mummy -- without having to open up and tamper with the ancient artifact.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/24/africa/mummy-x-ray-technique-intl-scli-scn/index.html

Bruno Fernandes scores stunning goal in Manchester United win but denies himself chance of a hat trick

Bruno Fernandes was in inspirational form during Manchester United's 4-1 win against Istanbul Basaksehir in the Champions League on Tuesday.

source https://www.cnn.com/2020/11/24/football/bruno-fernandes-champions-league-manchester-united-spt-intl/index.html

Scott Peterson among California inmates who received COVID relief funds, prosecutors say

Scott Peterson is among multiple California inmates, including other convicted murders, who have received COVID-19 unemployment benefits in recent months, prosecutors have found.

Turkey giveaway brings together Black advocates with NYPD leadership

To improve relations with communities and police, NYPD leaders and Black activists joined together in New York City to hand out turkeys for Thanksgiving on Monday to a community in Brooklyn, according to reports.

An Iowa boy is selling baseball bats from fallen trees to help storm victims

After August’s wild wind storm known as a derecho, Tommy Rhomberg has crafted more than 200 baseball bats, which he sold to raise money for victims of the storm, from fallen branches.

British parents not too keen on school charging their kids for face masks: Report

A British secondary school is taking heat for charging kids a little over $1 per paper face mask if they forget to bring their own from home. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/world/british-parents-not-too-keen-on-school-charging-their-kids-for-face-masks-report

Michelin star restaurant's ferris wheel social distancing dining event was a hit, owner plans another

Costes, a Michelin star restaurant in Budapest, has seen its dining numbers dwindle during the coronavirus pandemic, so it set up shop on a ferris wheel one night in October as a boost, and the event went so well that they are planning another event for the spring. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/world/michelin-star-restaurants-ferris-wheel-social-distancing-dining-event-was-a-hit-owner-plans-another-one

Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino and wife, Lauren, expecting baby after miscarriage

The couple got married in 2018.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/mike-the-situation-sorrentino-wife-lauren-pregnant

Senior Biden staffer called Palestinian suicide bombings ‘the last resort of a desperate people’

Biden's pick for Deputy Director of the White House Office of Legislative Affairs referred to Palestinian suicide bombings as "the last resort of a desperate people" in 2002.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-staffer-palestine-suicide-bombings-reema-dodin-university-california

Scott Peterson among California inmates who received COVID relief funds, prosecutors say

Scott Peterson is among multiple California inmates, including other convicted murders, who have received COVID-19 unemployment benefits in recent months, prosecutors have found.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/scott-peterson-california-inmates-received-covid-relief-funds-prosecutors

With Ethiopia on brink of escalation, diplomacy in doubt

Alarm spiraled Tuesday over Ethiopia’s imminent tank attack on the capital of the defiant Tigray region and its population of half a million people, while the U.N. Security Council met for the first time on the three-week-old conflict amid warnings that food in the region is running out.

source https://www.foxnews.com/world/ethiopia-diplomacy

Turkey giveaway brings together Black advocates with NYPD leadership

To improve relations with communities and police, NYPD leaders and Black activists joined together in New York City to hand out turkeys for Thanksgiving on Monday to a community in Brooklyn, according to reports.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/american-together-turkey-giveaway-brings-together-black-advocates-with-nypd-leadership

Gutfeld on the media’s treatment of Biden’s Cabinet

Hear that gurgling noise, like something sucking on a pacifier? That’s the media on hearing Joe Biden’s Cabinet choices.

source https://www.foxnews.com/opinion/gutfeld-on-the-medias-treatment-of-bidens-cabinet

An Iowa boy is selling baseball bats from fallen trees to help storm victims

After August’s wild wind storm known as a derecho, Tommy Rhomberg has crafted more than 200 baseball bats, which he sold to raise money for victims of the storm, from fallen branches.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/america-together-an-iowa-boy-is-selling-baseball-bats-he-makes-from-fallen-trees-to-raise-money-for-storm-vic

First Fox News Books release by Pete Hegseth climbs top-seller list

Fox Nation host Pete Hegseth's fourth book, "Modern Warriors" climbed as high as No. 2 on Amazon’s list of top-selling new releases after it became available Tuesday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/pete-hegseth-modern-warriors-fox-news-books-best-seller-list

Senior Biden staffer called Palestinian suicide bombings ‘the last resort of a desperate people’

Biden's pick for Deputy Director of the White House Office of Legislative Affairs referred to Palestinian suicide bombings as "the last resort of a desperate people" in 2002.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-staffer-palestine-suicide-bombings-reema-dodin-university-california

Trump campaign says Pennsylvania, Arizona, Michigan to hold public hearings on 2020 election

The Trump campaign on Tuesday said that state legislatures in Pennsylvania, Arizona and Michigan will hold public hearings on the 2020 presidential election to “provide confidence” that all legal votes have been counted and that “illegal votes have not been counted.”

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/trump-campaign-says-pa-az-mi-to-hold-public-hearings-on-2020-election

Monday, November 23, 2020

Epstein ex Maxwell isolated after prison staffer gets virus

Ghislaine Maxwell, a close associate of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, is in quarantine at a Brooklyn federal jail after a staff member there tested positive for COVID-19, prosecutors confirmed Monday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/epstein-maxwell-prison-virus

Jesse Watters on the five types of Thanksgiving families in COVID-19 year

With the number of coronavirus cases and hospitalizations surging as the holiday season kicks off, "The Five" co-host Jesse Watters outlined five types of family dynamics as millions of Americans prepare to defy the warnings and travel far and wide this year.

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/jesse-watters-five-types-covid-thanksgiving-familes

John Lydon bitten by fleas on groin after tending to squirrels in home

John Lydon has written about his experience tending to the squirrels in his latest book, "I Could Be Right, I Could Be Wrong."

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/john-lydon-bitten-fleas-groin-squirrels-home

Florida town fines protesters for megaphone use

More than a dozen people in one Florida town have been fined for using megaphones during racial justice protests in violation of a local noise ordinance. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/florida-protesters-megaphones

Gutfeld on the man who saved his puppy from an alligator

Talk about snatching victory from the jaws of defeat -- or a puppy from the jaws of an alligator.

source https://www.foxnews.com/opinion/gutfeld-puppy-alligator

Lisa Vanderpump slams Dem Gov. Newsom over COVID closure 'hypocrisy'

The reality star and restauranteur expressed her resentment on Monday, calling Newsom out in a tweet directed at the Democrat governor.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/lisa-vanderpump-slams-newsom-covid-closure-hypocrisy

Move over, Hallmark: Fox Nation to debut original Christmas movie featuring ‘Fox & Friends’ hosts

Fox Nation's first original holiday movie, “Christmas in the Rockies," makes its debut this week and will feature cameos from "Fox & Friends" co-hosts Steve Doocy and Ainsley Earhardt.

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/fox-nation-original-christmas-movie-steve-doocy-ainsley-earhardt

Feinstein won't seek top Judiciary Committee spot after complaints from progressives

Senate Judiciary Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., reportedly won't seek to maintain her role as the top Democrat on the committee.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/feinstein-step-down-judiciary-committee

Feinstein won't seek top Judiciary Committee spot after complaints from progressives

Senate Judiciary Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., reportedly won't seek to maintain her role as the top Democrat on the committee.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/feinstein-step-down-judiciary-committee

Georgia Secretary of State Raffensperger expects 'very similar' results after third vote recount

Georgia is recounting their votes for the third time since the presidential election, but Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger told “Your World with Neil Cavuto” that he expects to see "very similar" results.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/brad-raffensperger-georgia-secretary-of-state-third-recount

Tennessee officers awarded for life-saving river rescue on day off

In 32 years of police service, Memphis Police Harbor Patrolman Michael Duffee who stands guard by the Mississippi River has received three lifesaving medals for keeping people alive.

New York Mets make surprising front-office decision

There won’t be a president of baseball operation under Sandy Alderson, the Mets president told reporters Monday, due in part to a “limited access” to candidates.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/new-york-mets-make-surprising-front-office-decision

Georgia Secretary of State Raffensperger expects 'very similar' results after third vote recount

Georgia is recounting their votes for the third time since the presidential election, but Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger told “Your World with Neil Cavuto” that he expects to see "very similar" results.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/brad-raffensperger-georgia-secretary-of-state-third-recount

SEC shuffles games, pushing back Arkansas-Missouri, UT-Vandy

The Southeastern Conference has shuffled its schedule, including pushing back the Arkansas-Missouri and Tennessee-Vanderbilt games which had been set for Saturday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/sec-shuffles-games-pushing-back-arkansas-missouri-ut-vandy

Colorado In-N-Out customer loses pants during brawl while waiting in line for newest location

In-N-Out Burger failed to live up to its name Friday as a 14-hour-long line formed at its first Colorado locations, prompting a brawl between waiting customers.

source https://www.foxnews.com/lifestyle/colorado-in-n-out-aurora-loses-pants-brawl

'Jeopardy!' taps Ken Jennings as first guest host for show's restart

The show noted that additional guest hosts will be announced.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/jeopardy-resume-production-interim-guest-hosts-ken-jennings

NY state tells Orthodox Jewish community it can't celebrate weddings without social distancing, masks

New York state authorities have indicated that they will intervene if members of a Hasidic Jewish community hold weddings and corresponding receptions and refuse to abide by coronavirus-related protocols.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/ny-kiryas-joel-wedding-coronavirus

GSA notifies Biden that Trump administration is ready to start transition process



source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/gsa-notifies-biden-that-trump-administration-is-ready-to-start-transition-process

GSA chief informs President-elect Biden that formal transition process can begin

U.S. General Services Administration chief Emily Murphy informed President-elect Joe Biden on Monday that her agency has formally ascertained him as the apparent winner of the 2020 presidential election and would move ahead with transition proceedings.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/gsa-chief-letter-president-elect-biden-formal-transition-process-resources

Tennessee officers awarded for life-saving river rescue on day off

In 32 years of police service, Memphis Police Harbor Patrolman Michael Duffee who stands guard by the Mississippi River has received three lifesaving medals for keeping people alive.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/america-together-tennessee-officers-awarded-for-life-saving-river-rescue-on-day-off

NY state tells Orthodox Jewish community it can't celebrate weddings without social distancing, masks

New York state authorities have indicated that they will intervene if members of a Hasidic Jewish community hold weddings and corresponding receptions and refuse to abide by coronavirus-related protocols.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/ny-kiryas-joel-wedding-coronavirus

GSA notifies Biden that Trump administration is ready to start transition process



source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/gsa-notifies-biden-that-trump-administration-is-ready-to-start-transition-process

GSA chief informs President-elect Biden that formal transition process can begin

The letter effectively ends a weeks-long standoff in which the Biden transition team accused the GSA of withholding critical transition resources.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/gsa-chief-letter-president-elect-biden-formal-transition-process-resources

Sunday, November 22, 2020

Nevada Gov. Sislak issues three-week "statewide pause" as COVID cases surge

"As of today, 13 of 17 of our counties are flagged for elevated risk of transmission. In the beginning of October, only 2 counties were flagged," Sisolak said during a press conference Sunday. "Our statewide positivity rate is at a record 16.5 percent, and as I mentioned, we’ve surpassed 2,000 deaths."

Pat Quinn, co-creator of ‘Ice Bucket Challenge,’ dies at 37 from ALS

Pat Quinn, a co-founder of the social media “Ice Bucket Challenge,” died Sunday at the age of 37, the ALS association has confirmed.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/pat-quinn-co-creator-ice-bucket-challenge-dies-als

Nevada Gov. Sislak issues three-week "statewide pause" as COVID cases surge

"As of today, 13 of 17 of our counties are flagged for elevated risk of transmission. In the beginning of October, only 2 counties were flagged," Sisolak said during a press conference Sunday. "Our statewide positivity rate is at a record 16.5 percent, and as I mentioned, we’ve surpassed 2,000 deaths."

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/nevada-sislak-statewide-pause-covid-surge

Defense's strong 2nd half leads Colts past Packers in OT

The Indianapolis defense may have turned Aaron Rodgers into a believer Sunday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/defenses-strong-2nd-half-leads-colts-past-packers-in-ot

Andy Dalton's 3 TDs lift Cowboys past Vikings 31-28

Andy Dalton returned from a two-game absence to throw three touchdown passes, hitting Dalton Schultz for a 2-yard score with 1:37 left to lift Dallas over the Minnesota Vikings 31-28 on Sunday to stop the Cowboys' four-game losing streak.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/andy-daltons-3-tds-lift-cowboys-past-vikings-31-28

Rudy Giuliani: Sidney Powell not part of Trump’s legal team

President Donald Trump’s campaign on Sunday distanced itself from Sidney Powell, saying that the lawyer who has been alleging voter fraud in the November election is “not a member of the Trump Legal Team.”

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/rudy-giuliani-sidney-powell-not-part-of-trumps-legal-team

California donors to urge Newsom to fill VP-elect Kamala Harris' Senate seat with woman of color: report

A group of about 150 of California's largest political donors will urge Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday to choose a woman of color to fill the Senate seat of Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris, according a report by Vox.  

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/california-donors-to-urge-gov-newsom-to-fill-vp-elect-kamala-harris-senate-seat-with-woman-of-color-report

The 74-year-old 'Black Widow' killer who murdered her lovers with cyanide

At 75, Isao Kakehi was in good health and in love. source https://www.cnn.com/2021/09/25/asia/japan-black-widow-killer-intl-hnk-dst/index....