Monday, May 31, 2021

Canada mourns discovery of a mass grave of children's remains

Indigenous leaders and residential school survivors in Canada are calling on officials to do a thorough investigation of every former residential school in the country after the remains of more than 200 children were found on the grounds of the former Kamloops Indian Residential School.

source https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/31/americas/canadians-mourn-mass-grave-childrens-remains/index.html

Belgium recalls ambassador to South Korea after his wife is filmed slapping a shop assistant

Belgium is recalling its ambassador to South Korea following an incident in which his wife was recorded striking a woman in Seoul.

source https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/31/asia/south-korea-belgium-ambassador-wife-intl-hnk/index.html

Suspected drunk Denver driver knocks over several headstones at veterans cemetery on Memorial Day

A woman was allegedly intoxicated when she crashed into multiple cars and headstones at a Denver veterans cemetery as visitors were honoring their loved ones on Memorial Day, authorities said.

NYC woman, 55, brutally hit in the face, knocked unconscious in Chinatown

In what has been dubbed yet another possible hate crime attack committed against the Asian-American community, a video shared by a New York congresswoman shows a man brutally slugging a 55-year-old Asian woman in the face.

Suspected drunk Denver driver knocks over several headstones at veterans cemetery on Memorial Day

A woman was allegedly intoxicated when she crashed into multiple cars and headstones at a Denver veterans cemetery as visitors were honoring their loved ones on Memorial Day, authorities said.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/driver-influence-headstones-denver-veterans-cemetery

NYC woman, 55, brutally hit in the face, knocked unconscious in Chinatown

In what has been dubbed yet another possible hate crime attack committed against the Asian-American community, a video shared by a New York congresswoman shows a man brutally slugging a 55-year-old Asian woman in the face.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/nyc-woman-punched-face-knocked-unconscious-chinatown

What to expect from Trump's summer grievance tour

It feels a little like something is missing. It's as if a screaming siren has been suddenly switched off and replaced by an unnerving silence. But don't worry. The noise is coming back. Former President Donald Trump told One America News Network he's planning a summer rally tour of Florida, Ohio, North Carolina and Georgia.

source https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/31/opinions/trump-rallies-return-greivances-media-dantonio/index.html

Atlanta Braves outfielder Marcell Ozuna granted bond in domestic violence case

Atlanta Braves outfielder Marcell Ozuna posted a $20,000 bond on Monday after being arrested on charges of domestic violence against his wife.

source https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/31/sport/atlanta-braves-marcell-ozuna-bail-domestic-violence-charge/index.html

Colorado Army vets honor Civil War, WWII dead and a Buffalo Solider

Army veterans and their families gathered at Colorado Springs’ Evergreen Cemetery this Memorial Day to pay tribute to fallen soldiers.

Miami-Dade police find SUV used in mass shooting submerged in canal, hours after release of video

Miami-Dade police have found the vehicle used by three gunmen who killed two people and injured more than 20 during an early Sunday gathering at a banquet hall.

Milwaukee drunk intruder breaks into Airbnb filled with cops

A drunken 19-year-old woke up in handcuffs after he broke into a Milwaukee Airbnb being rented out by Montana sheriff's deputies who were in town for emergency vehicle training.

Fans Gone Wild: Spectator tries to get on floor at NBA game

A fan was tackled as he tried to get on the court during an NBA playoff game between the Wizards and 76ers on Monday night, the latest example of unruly behavior as teams increase the number of spectators they're allowing in the stands during the pandemic.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/fans-gone-wild-spectator-tries-to-get-on-floor-at-nba-game

Ramírez homers as Indians beat White Sox 3-1 for DH split

José Ramírez's two-run homer and a solid start by reliever Cal Quantrill led Cleveland to a 3-1 win over the Chicago White Sox on Monday, giving the Indians their second straight split of seven-inning doubleheaders in two days.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/ramirez-homers-as-indians-beat-white-sox-3-1-for-dh-split

Colorado Army vets honor Civil War, WWII dead and a Buffalo Solider

Army veterans and their families gathered at Colorado Springs’ Evergreen Cemetery this Memorial Day to pay tribute to fallen soldiers.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/army-veterans-honor-memory-of-fallen-soldiers-at-gravesite-in-colorado-springs

Miami-Dade police find SUV used in mass shooting submerged in canal, hours after release of video

Miami-Dade police have found the vehicle used by three gunmen who killed two people and injured more than 20 during an early Sunday gathering at a banquet hall.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/miami-suv-canal-video

Rich Paul, who represents LeBron James, says White athletes don't want a Black agent

Rich Paul is regarded as one of the most powerful and very best NBA agents.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/rich-paul-represents-lebron-james-says-white-athletes-dont-want-black-agent

Milwaukee drunk intruder breaks into Airbnb filled with cops

A drunken 19-year-old woke up in handcuffs after he broke into a Milwaukee Airbnb being rented out by Montana sheriff's deputies who were in town for emergency vehicle training.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/drunk-milwaukee-airbnb-cops

Acuña hits 16th HR, ties for MLB lead as Braves beat Nats

Ronald Acuña Jr. hit his 16th home run to tie for the big league homer lead and the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 5-3 on Monday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/acuna-hits-16th-hr-ties-for-mlb-lead-as-braves-beat-nats

Serena Williams talks media scrutiny amid Naomi Osaka's withdrawal from French Open: 'It made me stronger'

After her first-round victory on Monday at the French Open, Serena Williams discussed anxiety when dealing with the media and said that she experienced it often after matches.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/serena-williams-media-scrutiny-naomi-osaka-withdrawal-french-open-made-me-stronger

Mariners rally past A's in 10th, improve to 5-0 in extras

Ty France hit a tying single and scored on Tom Murphy's sacrifice fly in the 10th inning as the Seattle Mariners rallied past the Oakland Athletics 6-5 Monday for their fifth straight win.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/mariners-rally-past-as-in-10th-improve-to-5-0-in-extras

Vegas' Reaves suspended 2 games by NHL for hit vs. Avalanche

Vegas forward Ryan Reaves was suspended two games by the NHL on Monday for his roughing and unsportsmanlike conduct on Colorado's Ryan Graves during the Golden Knights' 7-1 loss in Game 1 of their second-round series Sunday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/vegas-reaves-suspended-2-games-by-nhl-for-hit-vs-avalanche

Tucker, Astros down former bench coach Cora, Red Sox 11-2

Kyle Tucker had a season-best three hits and tied a career high with four RBIs as the Houston Astros beat former bench coach Alex Cora and the Boston Red Sox 11-2 on Monday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/tucker-astros-down-former-bench-coach-cora-red-sox-11-2

DHS Inspector General reviewing huge no-bid contract with company connected to former Biden official

The Department of Homeland Security's Inspector General's office is evaluating a multi-million dollar contract awarded to a Texas company that employs a former Biden transition official, multiple sources with the probe confirm to Fox News.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/dhs-inspector-general-probing-huge-no-bid-government-contract-connected-to-former-biden-official

Sunday, May 30, 2021

Texas man arrested for alleged terror plot after planning mass shooting at Walmart

According to authorities, 28-year-old Coleman Thomas Blevins, of Kerrville, was arrested by the KCSO Special Operations Division in the 1000 block of Junction Highway on Friday on a warrant for a Terroristic Threat to Create Public Fear of Serious Bodily Injury.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/texas-man-who-planned-mass-shooting-arrested

Activist offers a 1-word explanation and 1-word solution to the country's problem

Lebanon's economy is in free fall, its government is in paralysis, and a deadly port blast has scarred the heart of the capital. The currency's value has dropped by a devastating 90 percent, leaving families struggling to survive in a country with few public services. CNN's Salma Abdelaziz reports firsthand on how some of Beirut's poorest are getting by, and speaks to an investigative journalist about widespread corruption in the country.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/tv/2021/05/28/go-there-lebanon-corruption-salma-abdelaziz-dp-weekend.cnn

North Korea: Orphans 'volunteered' into hard labor

North Korea is denying accusations that it sent orphaned children into forced labor camps. Instead, state media claims the children volunteered to work in the country's coal mines and on its farms. CNN's Will Ripley reports.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2021/05/30/north-korea-orphans-hard-labor-mines-farms-ripley-intl-pkg-nr-vpx.cnn

Poll suggests QAnon as popular in US as some major religions

Most Americans reject QAnon-linked conspiracy theories and believe that Donald Trump lost legitimately in 2020, a set of new polling finds. But a substantial minority within the Republican party endorses some of those theories, and most continue to baselessly question the outcome of last year's election. CNN's Brian Todd reports.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2021/05/28/qanon-poll-conspiracy-theory-republicans-election-todd-pkg-tsr-vpx.cnn

Were Ross and Rachel on a break? 'Friends' co-creator weighs in

The cast of "Friends" got back together for a reunion special that is now streaming on HBO Max. CNN's Jim Acosta spoke with the sitcom's co-creator, David Crane, about its enduring popularity as well as an infamous debate between Ross and Rachel.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/media/2021/05/30/friends-reunion-special-ross-rachel-break-david-crane-intv-nr-vpx.cnn

Washington mother charged in ‘medical child abuse’ case against adopted 6-year-old daughter

A Renton, Washington mother under investigation for allegations of "medical child abuse" has reportedly been charged with second-degree assault of a child and second-degree attempted assault of a child.

‘Worst phone call of my life’: Mother of Miami banquet hall shooting victim speaks out

The mother of one injured victim in the deadly Miami banquet hall shooting said he made a "frantic" call to her after being hit.

Texas high school's graduation ceremony saved by phone flashlights after power outage

Phone flashlights saved the day for Bruceville-Eddy High School's Class of 2021 after a power outage threatened to cancel their graduation ceremony.

Washington mother charged in ‘medical child abuse’ case against adopted 6-year-old daughter

A Renton, Washington mother under investigation for allegations of "medical child abuse" has reportedly been charged with second-degree assault of a child and second-degree attempted assault of a child.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/washington-mother-charged-in-medical-child-abuse-case

Naomi Osaka responds after $15K fine for skipping French Open press conference

Tennis star Naomi Osaka fired back Sunday after she was fined $15,000 for skipping a mandatory press conference following her first-round victory at the French Open.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/naomi-osaka-responds-15k-fine-skipping-french-open-press-conference

‘Worst phone call of my life’: Mother of Miami banquet hall shooting victim speaks out

The mother of one injured victim in the deadly Miami banquet hall shooting said he made a "frantic" call to her after being hit.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/worst-phone-call-of-my-life-mother-of-miami-banquet-hall-shooting-victim-speaks-out

Texas high school's graduation ceremony saved by phone flashlights after power outage

Phone flashlights saved the day for Bruceville-Eddy High School's Class of 2021 after a power outage threatened to cancel their graduation ceremony.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/texas-high-schools-graduation-ceremony-saved-by-phone-flashlights-after-power-outage

Sens. Cruz, Hagerty fly to Israel to survey damage from Hamas conflict

Republican Sens. Ted Cruz of Texas and Bill Hagerty of Tennessee traveled to Israel on Sunday to survey the damage stemming from the country’s recent military clashes with Hamas.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/cruz-hagerty-israel-survey-damage-hamas-conflict

Christian diet guru and church founder Gwen Shamblin Lara among 7 presumed dead in plane crash

Seven people are presumed to have died in Saturday's crash of a small jet into a Tennessee lake, including Remnant Fellowship Church founder and Christian diet guru Gwen Shamblin Lara, officials said.

source https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/30/us/nashville-tennessee-cessna-plane-crash-sunday/index.html

New defendants charged in Oath Keepers conspiracy case

The Justice Department has added four new defendants to the federal criminal conspiracy case against Oath Keepers who allegedly prepared for and took part in the US Capitol riot, according to a new indictment made public in DC District Court on Sunday.

source https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/30/politics/oath-keepers-capitol-riot-charged/index.html

'Darth Vader House' hits the market for $4.3 million

The dream home for Star Wars fans is now on the market in Texas. But the path to the dark side is not cheap.

source https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/30/us/darth-vader-house-for-sale-trnd/index.html

From ancient Egypt to Beverly Hills: A brief history of plastic surgery

Plastic surgery has become synonymous with the quest for youth and beauty, albeit with varying degrees of success. But the field has, for centuries, been driven by medical necessity -- and it has nothing to do with plastic.

source https://www.cnn.com/style/article/plastic-cosmetic-surgery-history-scn/index.html

BLM cofounder called for the end of Israel in 2015

Black Lives Matter cofounder Patrisse Cullors called for the end of Israel in 2015 during a panel at the Harvard Law School. 

ABC's chief White House reporter: A lot of reporters have 'egg on their face' over Wuhan lab-leak theory

ABC News’ Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl admitted that many reporters were wrong to dismiss former President Trump’s assertion that the coronavirus originated from a laboratory.  

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/abcs-white-house-wuhan-lab-leak-theory

Sens. Cruz, Hagerty fly to Israel to survey damage from Hamas conflict

Republican Sens. Ted Cruz of Texas and Bill Hagerty of Tennessee traveled to Israel on Sunday to survey the damage stemming from the country’s recent military clashes with Hamas.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/cruz-hagerty-israel-survey-damage-hamas-conflict

BLM cofounder called for the end of Israel in 2015

Black Lives Matter cofounder Patrisse Cullors called for the end of Israel in 2015 during a panel at the Harvard Law School. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/blm-cofounder-called-end-israel-2015

Ex-porn star Mia Khalifa's Israel bashing continues: 'My wine is older than your apartheid state'

Twitter users came down heavily on ex-adult film star Mia Khalifa over the weekend after she referred to Israel as an"Apartheid" state and appeared to mock its young history on Twitter.

source https://www.foxnews.com/world/ex-porn-star-mia-khalifas-israel-bashing

Biden considering Caroline, Vicki Kennedy for ambassadors to Australia, Western Europe: report

Sources familiar with the matter told Axios that Caroline Kennedy is under consideration to be U.S. ambassador to Australia, while Vicki Kennedy is being viewed as a potential pick for Western Europe.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-considering-caroline-vicki-kennedy-for-ambassadors-to-australia-western-europe

Saturday, May 29, 2021

People get creative with art made of cicada shells as summer revs up

Some people have come up with a creative solution for the flood of cicada shells that have cropped up across the country – with monster-inspired art. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/science/art-cicada-shells-summer

'Hooked on a Feeling’ singer B.J. Thomas dies at 78

B.J. Thomas, the Grammy-winning singer who enjoyed success on the pop, country and gospel charts with such hits as “I Just Can’t Help Believing,” “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head” and “Hooked on a Feeling,” has died. He was 78.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/hooked-on-a-feeling-singer-b-j-thomas-dies-at-78

California district attorney halts efforts to seek new death sentence against Scott Peterson

A Calfornia district attorney has dropped efforts to seek a new death sentence against Scott Peterson, who was convicted in 2005 of the murder of his pregnant wife and unborn child, according to a court filing.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/california-death-sentence-scott-peterson

Why the hot new alcohol trend is cutting back — or even quitting

For Liz Mantel, the wake-up call came when she lost her job last September.

source https://www.foxnews.com/lifestyle/hot-new-alcohol-trend-cutting-back-quitting

Chrissy Teigen all smiles amid Courtney Stodden drama

Chrissy Teigen has been spotted for the first time since her damning behavior on social media was pushed into the spotlight.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/chrissy-teigen-all-smiles-courtney-stodden-drama

The incredible rise of Samoa's first female Prime Minister-elect, and the man still standing in her way



source https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/29/asia/samoa-prime-minister-intl-hnk-dst/index.html

The rapid rise of 'red tourism' in China

Growing up in Guang'an, Zhang Yiwen always felt a closeness to late Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping, who spent the first 15 years of his life in her home city in the country's western province of Sichuan.

source https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/china-red-tourism-sites-cmd/index.html

American Airlines extends suspension of alcohol services following Southwest flight attendant assault



source https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/29/business/airlines-alcohol-suspension/index.html

Non-profit Mission 22 donates high-tech stress prevention systems to vets with PTSD

Mission 22, a non-profit organization that provides treatment programs for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, and suicide awareness and prevention, has partnered with Solace Lifesciences, to donate its 100th pack of NuCalm, a high-tech stress relief technology to veterans in need.

Dalton parents enraged over ‘masturbation’ videos for first graders

Last fall, parents at the posh $55,000-per-year Dalton School got wind of their first-graders being taught sex-education lessons that included masturbation.

Border Patrol agents arrest gang member and two child sexual predators

Border Patrol agents on Thursday arrested a female gang member and two illegal immigrants previously convicted of sexual crimes involving children in the Rio Grande Valley. 

Teacher on leave after approving Black Lives Matter yearbook cover

A middle school art teacher in suburban Dallas was disciplined last week for approving a yearbook cover that featured references to Black Lives Matter, “I can’t breathe” and “love is love.”

Non-profit Mission 22 donates high-tech stress prevention systems to vets with PTSD

Mission 22, a non-profit organization that provides treatment programs for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, and suicide awareness and prevention, has partnered with Solace Lifesciences, to donate its 100th pack of NuCalm, a high-tech stress relief technology to veterans in need.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/mnon-profit-mission-22-donates-high-tech-stress-prevention-systems-to-vets-with-ptsd

Dalton parents enraged over ‘masturbation’ videos for first graders

Last fall, parents at the posh $55,000-per-year Dalton School got wind of their first-graders being taught sex-education lessons that included masturbation.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/dalton-parents-masturbation-videos-first-graders

Dutch soccer star Matthijs de Ligt changes tune on COVID-19 vaccine

Matthijs de Ligt, a current defender for Juventus and a member of the Dutch national team, quickly changed his tune on whether to get the coronavirus vaccine.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/dutch-soccer-matthijs-de-ligt-changes-tune-covid-19-vaccine

Kings of Europe: Chelsea beats City to win Champions League

As Chelsea captain Cesar Azpilicueta cradled the European Cup before thrusting it into the air to the backdrop of fireworks, Pep Guardiola and his distraught Manchester City players stood way behind the winner’s rostrum and looked on in anguish.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/kings-of-europe-chelsea-beats-city-to-win-champions-league

Killer drone ‘hunted down a human target’ without being told to

After a United Nations commission to block killer robots was shut down in 2018, a new report from the international body now says the Terminator-like drones are now here.

source https://www.foxnews.com/world/killer-drone-hunted-down-a-human-target-without-being-told-to

Border Patrol agents arrest gang member and two child sexual predators

Border Patrol agents on Thursday arrested a female gang member and two illegal immigrants previously convicted of sexual crimes involving children in the Rio Grande Valley. 

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/border-patrol-agents-arrest-a-gang-member-and-two-child-sexual-predators

Trail Blazers beat Nuggets 115-95 in Game 4 to tie series

Usually the chants in Portland are for star Damian Lillard. On Saturday Norman Powell was treated to the crowd's adulation.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/trail-blazers-beat-nuggets-115-95-in-game-4-to-tie-series

Teacher on leave after approving Black Lives Matter yearbook cover

A middle school art teacher in suburban Dallas was disciplined last week for approving a yearbook cover that featured references to Black Lives Matter, “I can’t breathe” and “love is love.”

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/teacher-on-leave-after-approving-black-lives-matter-yearbook-cover

Bucks oust Heat 120-103, roll into Round 2

There was no raucous celebration. No histrionics, no big on-court party when the final horn sounded and Milwaukee had officially vanquished its playoff loss to Miami from last season.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/bucks-oust-heat-120-103-roll-into-round-2

Indianapolis police officer shot multiple times during shootout with suspect

An Indianapolis police officer was shot multiple times Saturday by a suspect connected to an earlier shooting in which two people were struck by gunfire, authorities said.

Indianapolis police officer shot multiple times during shootout with suspect

An Indianapolis police officer was shot multiple times Saturday by a suspect connected to an earlier shooting in which two people were struck by gunfire, authorities said.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/indianapolis-officer-shot

Friday, May 28, 2021

Man charged with conspiracy to murder over shooting of British BLM activist Sasha Johnson

London police have charged an 18-year-old man over the shooting of prominent Black Lives Matter activist Sasha Johnson, who remained in critical condition on Friday.

source https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/28/uk/london-blm-activist-shooting-charge-intl-hnk/index.html

Times Square shooting suspect extradited from Florida

The man accused of opening fire in New York City’s Times Square and wounding three people, including a 4-year-old, earlier this month has been extradited to New York and is now in NYPD custody, authorities said Friday night.

Tibbetts trial juror says case was 'very emotional,' feels confident with guilty verdict

An Iowa man who served on the jury that convicted the suspected killer of Mollie Tibbetts on Friday told Fox News the case was "very emotional" but that he was confident they made the right decision.

Journalist: Doctors afraid of losing license, being sued if they don't affirm patient self-diagnosis on gender

Medical journalist Abigail Shrier told "Tucker Carlson Tonight" that physicians across America are afraid of losing their license or of being sued if they don't affirm the self-diagnosis of patients, in particular, when it comes to gender.

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/journalist-doctors-afraid-of-losing-license-rubber-stamp-gender-transition-rather-than-diagnose-truthfully

Facebook whistleblower fired after leaking 'vaccine hesitancy' censorship documents to Project Veritas

Morgan Kahmann, the Facebook whistleblower who was suspended after leaking internal documents exposing a "vaccine hesitancy" censorship campaign, was officially fired by the tech giant.

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/facebook-whistleblower-morgan-kahmann-fired-project-veritas

Times Square shooting suspect extradited from Florida

The man accused of opening fire in New York City’s Times Square and wounding three people, including a 4-year-old, earlier this month has been extradited to New York and is now in NYPD custody, authorities said Friday night.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/times-square-shooting-suspect-extradited-from-florida

Tibbetts trial juror says case was 'very emotional,' feels confident with guilty verdict

An Iowa man who served on the jury that convicted the suspected killer of Mollie Tibbetts on Friday told Fox News the case was "very emotional" but that he was confident they made the right decision.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/tibbetts-juror-emotional-guilty-verdict

What to cook for Memorial Day

Fox Nation shows what to cook for Memorial Day with "At Home with Paula Deen" and "Cooking with Steve Doocy"

source https://www.foxnews.com/lifestyle/what-to-cook-for-memorial-day

Biological males have athletic advantage over females, 'it's not fair': Dr. Debra Soh

Dr. Debra Soh, author of "The End of Gender", joined “Fox News Primetime” Friday to discuss biological males participating in female sports and the advantages they have.

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/biological-males-athletic-advantage-females-not-fair-debra-soh

Author Michael Lewis mourns death of daughter and her boyfriend

Dixie Lewis, 19, and her boyfriend Ross Schultz, 20, were reportedly traveling northbound on State Route 89 near Lake Tahoe when the 2014 Ford Fusion they were riding in collided with a Freightliner, California Highway Patrol (CHP) told Berkeleyside, which first reported the tragedy on Thursday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/teen-daughter-michael-lewis-tabitha-soren-killed-california-car-crash

Top US military officer ready to 'rapidly' evacuate Afghan interpreters, if ordered

As U.S. forces continue their withdrawal from Afghanistan, Taliban fighters have taken over dozens of abandoned bases in recent days – raising questions about the fate of 18,000 Afghan interpreters – who risked their lives to work with the U.S. government.

source https://www.foxnews.com/world/top-us-military-officer-ready-rapidly-evacuate-afghan-interpreters

Sofia Vergara shares cheeky throwback photo in two-piece lingerie

On Thursday, the "Modern Family" alum took to Instagram to share a throwback photo from her modeling days in the '90s.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/sofia-vergara-cheeky-throwback-two-piece-lingerie

A tragedy high on a Chinese mountain was a wake-up call for China's booming marathon industry

When Zhang Xiaotao set off last weekend on a 100-kilometer (62-mile) ultra-marathon through the jagged mountains of northwestern China, he didn't know he was embarking on one of the deadliest journeys in the country's sporting history.

source https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/28/china/ultramarathon-safety-intl-hnk-dst/index.html

'These attacks are despicable': Biden condemns rise in anti-Semitic incidents

President Joe Biden on Friday condemned the rise in anti-Semitic attacks across the country in recent weeks, saying the incidents are "despicable, unconscionable, un-American, and they must stop."

source https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/28/politics/biden-condemns-anti-semitic-attacks/index.html

State Department calls for release of US journalist detained in Myanmar

The State Department on Friday called on Myanmar's military regime to release Danny Fenster, an American journalist based in Myanmar who was detained earlier this week as he tried to board a flight out of the country.

source https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/28/politics/us-journalist-detained-myanmar/index.html

St. Louis police officer shot, taken to hospital

A St. Louis police officer was shot Friday, according to media reports.

Arizona 11-year-old charged with arson, other felonies in golf course brushfire

An 11-year-old Arizona boy is facing felony charges after allegedly sparking a brushfire that caused more than $30,000 in damage and destroyed two vacant buildings before creeping within 20 feet of an occupied home.

Pain reliever acetaminophen linked to higher risk of autism, ADHD: study

Researchers in Spain uncovered data that suggests a potential link between prenatal exposure to the common drug acetaminophen and increased risk for higher instances of autism and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, according to the results of a study published Friday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/science/pain-reliever-acetaminophen-higher-risk-autism-adhd

St. Louis police officer shot, taken to hospital

A St. Louis police officer was shot Friday, according to media reports.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/st-louis-police-officer-shot

Defunding, demonizing police tells law enforcement they are not supported: Detroit police chief

Detroit Police Chief James Craig joined "Your World" Friday to discuss what he believes are the root causes for the nationwide spike in crime and what demonizing police does to the psyche of law enforcement.

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/defunding-demonizing-police-law-enforcement-not-supported-detroit-police-chief

Senate approves Biden’s last unconfirmed Cabinet member

The Senate on Friday confirmed by voice vote Eric Lander to lead the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), rounding out President Biden’s Cabinet.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/senate-approves-bidens-last-unconfirmed-cabinet-member

Arizona 11-year-old charged with arson, other felonies in golf course brushfire

An 11-year-old Arizona boy is facing felony charges after allegedly sparking a brushfire that caused more than $30,000 in damage and destroyed two vacant buildings before creeping within 20 feet of an occupied home.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/arizona-boy-charged-arson-golf-course-fire

Senate approves Biden’s last unconfirmed Cabinet member

The Senate on Friday confirmed by voice vote Eric Lander to lead the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), rounding out President Biden’s Cabinet.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/senate-approves-bidens-last-unconfirmed-cabinet-member

Thursday, May 27, 2021

Maryland candy store is selling chocolate-covered cicadas: 'Inundated with orders'

The cicadas are coming! In chocolate form, that is.

source https://www.foxnews.com/food-drink/maryland-candy-store-choquette-selling-chocolate-cicadas-inundated-orders

1619 Project creator Nikole Hannah-Jones considers suit against UNC for 'anti-democratic suppression'

On Thursday, creator of the 1619 Project Nikole Hannah-Jones announced she is considering legal action against the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and its board of trustees over what she believes is “anti-democratic suppression.”

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/1619-project-creator-considers-legal-action-against-unc-for-anti-democratic-suppression

Jets' Zach Wilson still getting acclimated to New Jersey drivers: 'Getting cut off about everywhere you go'

New York Jets rookie quarterback Zach Wilson is still adjusting to New Jersey.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/jets-zach-wilson-acclimated-new-jersey-drivers-getting-cut-off-everywhere

New York City gun fight erupts in broad daylight as Wild West style shootout is captured on video

A street on Manhattan’s Upper West Side turned into a scene out of the wild west after two men opened fire on each other in broad daylight.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/new-york-city-gun-fight-video

2021 iHeartRadio Music Awards: Partial winners list

Beyoncé, Maren Morris, Megan Thee Stallion and more stars were awarded iHeartRadio Music Awards.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/iheartradio-music-awards-winners-list

Many Americans don't trust government, and haven't for a long time: Lawrence Jones

Fox News' Lawrence Jones explains why many Americans have lost trust in the federal government during "Fox News Primetime" on Thursday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/americans-dont-trust-government-lawrence-jones

1619 Project creator Nikole Hannah-Jones considers suit against UNC for 'anti-democratic suppression'

On Thursday, creator of the 1619 Project Nikole Hannah-Jones announced she is considering legal action against the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and its board of trustees over what she believes is “anti-democratic suppression.”

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/1619-project-creator-considers-legal-action-against-unc-for-anti-democratic-suppression

Freedom Caucus asks CDC if Pelosi consulted its scientists on continued House mask mandate

The leader of the House Freedom Caucus is asking the head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) whether House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., consulted with the scientists before continuing the coronavirus mask mandate in the House chamber.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/freedom-caucus-asks-cdc-if-pelosi-consulted-them-on-covid-protocols-in-house

Andy McCarthy hits media's lack of curiosity into the Biden family connection to China

Former U.S. Attorney and Fox News contributor Andrew McCarthy said Thursday on "The Story" that "Hunter Biden’s business is access," after it was reported that Joe Biden met Hunter's foreign business associates.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/obama-biden-foreign-policy-hunter-got-paid-andy-mccarthy

World War II veteran travels to South Carolina to give a final salute to the man who saved his life

World War II veteran Anthony Grasso is getting the chance to travel from Massachusetts to Frank Dubose's gravesite at Quaker Cemetary in Camden, South Carolina to give a final salute to the man who saved his life.

2 dead, 10 missing after boat overturns off Key West, Florida

At least two people died and 10 remained missing Thursday evening after a boat overturned 18 miles southwest of Key West, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

Usher kicks off iHeartRadio Music Awards, Ariana Grande and The Weeknd open show: 'Live music is back'

Ariana Grande, The Weeknd and Usher provided an opening to the iHeartRadio Music Awards.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/ariana-grande-the-weeknd-open-iheartradio-music-awards

Freedom Caucus asks CDC if Pelosi consulted its scientists on continued House mask mandate

The leader of the House Freedom Caucus is asking the head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) whether House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., consulted with the scientists before continuing the coronavirus mask mandate in the House chamber.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/freedom-caucus-asks-cdc-if-pelosi-consulted-them-on-covid-protocols-in-house

When Obama put Biden in charge of foreign policy, Hunter got paid: Andy McCarthy

Former U.S. Attorney and Fox News contributor Andrew McCarthy said Thursday on "The Story" that "Hunter Biden’s business is access," after it was reported that Joe Biden met Hunter's foreign business associates.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/obama-biden-foreign-policy-hunter-got-paid-andy-mccarthy

Manoah overwhelms Yankees in debut, a 2-0 Blue Jays' win

A poised and confident Alek Manoah dominated the Yankees with six innings of two-hit ball to win his major league debut, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York 2-0 on Thursday in a doubleheader opener.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/manoah-overwhelms-yankees-in-debut-a-2-0-blue-jays-win

America’s toughest soldiers compete in annual 62-hour ‘Best Ranger’ competition

Fox Nation special "America’s Top Ranger" is giving an inside look into the 2021 "Best Ranger" competition in Fort Benning, Georgia – the longest-running military contest in the U.S.

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/americas-toughest-soldiers-compete-annual-62-hour-best-ranger-competition

Spieth, Garcia open with 63s at Colonial; Mickelson 10 back

Phil Mickelson kept hearing congratulatory words as he made his way around Colonial, and there was a huge roar from the crowd when the PGA Championship winner made a long putt to finish his round. Jordan Spieth kept making birdies in the same group.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/spieth-garcia-open-with-63s-at-colonial-mickelson-10-back

NHL pandemic playoffs outside bubble off to thrilling start

Paul Maurice learned through almost 2,000 games behind an NHL bench that scoring or giving up a goal gives a team about five minutes to maintain the momentum or stem the tide — especially in the playoffs.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/nhl-pandemic-playoffs-outside-bubble-off-to-thrilling-start

World War II veteran travels to South Carolina to give a final salute to the man who saved his life

World War II veteran Anthony Grasso is getting the chance to travel from Massachusetts to Frank Dubose's gravesite at Quaker Cemetary in Camden, South Carolina to give a final salute to the man who saved his life.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/world-war-ii-veteran-travels-south-carolina-final-salute-man-who-saved-his-life

Sen. Rick Scott seeking to block DHS nominees until Biden visits southern border

Florida Republican Sen. Rick Scott announced Thursday he will hold all Homeland Security nominations until President Biden makes a trip to the southern border.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/sen-rick-scott-holding-up-dhs-nominees-until-biden-visits-southern-border

‘Friends’ reunion features Cindy Crawford wearing Ross’ leather pants

HBO Max’s “Friends” reunion featured model Cindy Crawford wearing leather pants once worn on the sitcom by David Schwimmer’s Ross.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/friends-reunion-cindy-crawford-ross-leather-pants

Sen. Rick Scott seeking to block DHS nominees until Biden visits southern border

Florida Republican Sen. Rick Scott announced Thursday he will hold all Homeland Security nominations until President Biden makes a trip to the southern border.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/sen-rick-scott-holding-up-dhs-nominees-until-biden-visits-southern-border

Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors to step down amid questions about finances

Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors is stepping down from her role as executive director of the activist group’s central foundation.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/black-lives-matter-co-founder-patrisse-cullors-step-down

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Report: US companies may have benefited from forced labor of Uyghurs

CNN's Jake Tapper looks into a Congressional report that shows how US companies may have benefited from forced labor of Uyghur Muslims.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2021/05/26/uyghur-congressional-report-jake-tapper-dnt-lead-vpx.cnn

Ohio woman wins $1 million jackpot and teen wins full scholarship in vaccine lotteries

Abbigail Bugenske of southwestern Ohio took home $1 million after she entered the vaccine lottery drawing along with more than 2.7 million other vaccinated Ohioans.

California Jersey Mike's customer enraged over wrong order throws chips and steals tip jar

A customer at a Jersey Mike's Subs in Southern California became incensed when an employee got her order wrong and stole a tip jar to show her dissatisfaction, authorities said.

Senate passes bill requiring the Biden administration to declassify intelligence on COVID-19 origins

The Senate approved a bill that would require the Biden administration and the director of national intelligence to declassify intelligence on the origins of COVID-19 by unanimous consent Wednesday evening.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/senate-biden-declassify-intelligence-covid19-origin

Ohio woman wins $1 million jackpot and teen wins full scholarship in vaccine lotteries

Abbigail Bugenske of southwestern Ohio took home $1 million after she entered the vaccine lottery drawing along with more than 2.7 million other vaccinated Ohioans.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/ohio-first-million-prize-vaccine-lottery

Naomi Osaka says she won't speak to media at French Open

Tennis phenom Naomi Osaka announced in a Twitter post on Wednesday that she won’t participate in any press conferences during the upcoming French Open.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/naomi-osaka-wont-speak-media-french-open

San Jose shooting prompts Biden, Newsom to renew call for gun control measures

President Biden, California Gov. Gavin Newsom and other prominent Democrats renewed calls for tighter gun laws on Wednesday after a deadly mass shooting at a California rail yard.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/san-jose-shooting-biden-newsom-gun-control

California Jersey Mike's customer enraged over wrong order throws chips and steals tip jar

A customer at a Jersey Mike's Subs in Southern California became incensed when an employee got her order wrong and stole a tip jar to show her dissatisfaction, authorities said.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/california-jersey-mikes-customer-enraged-wrong-order

Ariana Grande, The Weeknd to open 2021 iHeartRadio Music Awards

This year's iHeartRadio Music Awards is a “return to live shows” and fans will want to tune in sharp as the awards, hosted by Usher, will see a cold open from newlywed Grande and The Weeknd when the pair perform a remix to their hit record, “Save Your Tears.”

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/ariana-grande-the-weeknd-open-2021-iheartradio-music-awards

Top military official warns US peace with China and Russia 'fraying'

The U.S.’s highest-ranking military officer warned against “fraying” relations with China and Russia Wednesday,  advising urgent action to improve global ties and prevent another “great power war.”

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/us-peace-with-china-russia-fraying-joint-chiefs-chairman-says

San Jose shooting prompts Biden, Newsom to renew call for gun control measures

President Biden, California Gov. Gavin Newsom and other prominent Democrats renewed calls for tighter gun laws on Wednesday after a deadly mass shooting at a California rail yard.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/san-jose-shooting-biden-newsom-gun-control

Top military official warns US peace with China and Russia 'fraying'

The U.S.’s highest-ranking military officer warned against “fraying” relations with China and Russia Wednesday,  advising urgent action to improve global ties and prevent another “great power war.”

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/us-peace-with-china-russia-fraying-joint-chiefs-chairman-says

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, police chief unveil new foot pursuit policy

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Chicago Police Department Superintendent David O. Brown on Wednesday unveiled a new foot pursuit policy aimed at defining when it is appropriate for officers to pursue a suspect on foot.

Ward's 3-run homer, 5 RBIs lead Angels over Rangers 9-8

Taylor Ward hit a three-run homer in the first inning and had a career-high five RBIs, leading Los Angeles over the Texas Rangers 9-8 on Wednesday in the finale of a 10-game homestand that saw the Angels lose Mike Trout to an injury for at least eight weeks.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/wards-3-run-homer-5-rbis-lead-angels-over-rangers-9-8

Kim Kardashian denies affair with Travis Barker: 'False narrative'

Speculation of a previous romance between the two exploded when Barker's ex-wife, Shanna Moakler claimed the rocker had "an affair" with Kardashian, which led to Moakler filing for divorce.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/kim-kardashian-denies-affair-travis-barker

Jason Rantz slams Facebook for banning Wuhan lab leak theory

Radio host Jason Rantz reacts to Big Tech giant Facebook retracting their ban on COVID-19 lab leak theory on "Fox News Primetime."

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/jason-rantz-facebook-banning-wuhan-lab-leak-theory

Tennessee lawmakers introduce bill demanding details about WH efforts to secretly resettle migrant children

Lawmakers in Tennessee introduced legislation on Wednesday that would require the Biden administration to consult state and local officials before resettling migrants into their communities, after it was reported that migrant children were secretly being flown into Tennessee.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/tennessee-lawmakers-biden-migrant-resettlement-transparency

Cardinals-White Sox game features nasty brawl between female fans

The Chicago White Sox-St. Louis Cardinals game on Monday night saw the largest crowd at Guaranteed Rate Field this season, and a group of fans decided to bring attention to themselves with some action in the bleachers.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/cardinals-white-sox-game-features-nasty-brawl-between-female-fans

Legendary kicker Adam Vinatieri retires from NFL at 48

Legendary kicker Adam Vinatieri is officially hanging up his cleats.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/legendary-kicker-adam-vinatieri-retires-from-nfl-at-48

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, police chief unveil new foot pursuit policy

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and Chicago Police Department Superintendent David O. Brown on Wednesday unveiled a new foot pursuit policy aimed at defining when it is appropriate for officers to pursue a suspect on foot.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/chicago-mayor-lori-lightfoot-police-chief-unveil-new-foot-pursuit-policy

California gov hopeful Kevin Faulconer proposes tax plan to make veterans 'taxed less and housed more'

With an expected recall election on the horizon to oust California Gov. Gavin Newsom, Republican hopeful Kevin Faulconer has proposed a plan to retain retired veterans in the state.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/california-gop-gubernatorial-candidate-kevin-faulconer-tax-exemptions-military-veterans

Tennessee lawmakers introduce bill demanding details about WH efforts to secretly resettle migrant children

Lawmakers in Tennessee introduced legislation on Wednesday that would require the Biden administration to consult state and local officials before resettling migrants into their communities, after it was reported that migrant children were secretly being flown into Tennessee.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/tennessee-lawmakers-biden-migrant-resettlement-transparency

California gov hopeful Kevin Faulconer proposes tax plan to make veterans 'taxed less and housed more'

With an expected recall election on the horizon to oust California Gov. Gavin Newsom, Republican hopeful Kevin Faulconer has proposed a plan to retain retired veterans in the state.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/california-gop-gubernatorial-candidate-kevin-faulconer-tax-exemptions-military-veterans

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Missing woman Sarm Heslop was not body found on Caribbean island, police say

Virgin Islands police say a woman’s body recently found on a Caribbean Island is not that of Sarm Heslop, a British woman who has been missing for more than two months.

source https://www.foxnews.com/world/sarm-heslop-body-caribbean-island-not-missing-british-woman-police

Trump tells Dan Bongino he has 'very little doubt' coronavirus leaked from Wuhan lab

Former President Donald Trump told Dan Bongino on Tuesday that he has "very little doubt" the COVID-19 virus originated from a virology lab in Wuhan, China, touting vindication for his theory once dismissed by mainstream outlets and medical experts as a conspiracy.

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/trump-wuhan-lab-leak-coronavirus-dan-bongino

Lahren praises DeSantis' Big Tech censorship ban, says liberals should feel the benefits too

In her “Final Thoughts” commentary on Tuesday, Fox Nation host Tomi Lahren praised Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis for signing State Senate Bill 7072, which in part prohibits social media companies from willfully de-platforming political candidates and the like.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/lahren-praises-desantis-big-tech-censorship-ban-liberals-feel-benefits-too

Officials honor hero 9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez with renaming of local park near home

Officials in New York renamed a local park Tuesday in honor of deceased former New York Police Det. Luis Alvarez, who became the face of struggling 9/11 first responders after became afflicted with illness from his time at Ground Zero.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/first-responder-luis-alvarez-park

Defense paints Mollie Tibbetts murder suspect as hard-working immigrant

The man on trial for the 2018 stabbing death of a University of Iowa student is a hard-working, family-centered immigrant from Mexico who was pressured into making a false confession, his defense told jurors Tuesday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/defense-mollie-tibbetts-murder-immigrant

Media torches Marjorie Taylor Greene for Holocaust analogy after normalizing Nazi comparisons for past 4 years

The media has been tearing into Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., over remarks, she made linking Democrat-backed mask mandates to the Holocaust.

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/media-torches-marjorie-taylor-greene-for-holocaust-analogy-after-normalizing-nazi-rhetoric-for-past-4-years

Goya Foods holding Memorial Day event to commemorate veterans and fallen soldiers

Goya Foods is holding a Memorial Day celebration in Brookshire, Texas to honor America's veterans and fallen soldiers on Monday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/goya-foods-memorial-day-celebration-veterans-fallen-soldiers

Pentagon official leading military extremism crackdown said Trump supporters are extremists

The Pentagon official tasked with leading efforts to crack down on extremist views among military servicemembers once asserted that supporters of former President Donald Trump were also supporters of racism, misogyny and extremism.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/pentagon-official-bishop-garrison-trump-supporters-extremists

Lahren praises DeSantis' Big Tech censorship ban, says liberals should feel the benefits too

In her “Final Thoughts” commentary on Tuesday, Fox Nation host Tomi Lahren praised Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis for signing State Senate Bill 7072, which in part prohibits social media companies from willfully de-platforming political candidates and the like.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/lahren-praises-desantis-big-tech-censorship-ban-liberals-feel-benefits-too

Pentagon official leading military extremism crackdown said Trump supporters are extremists

The Pentagon official tasked with leading efforts to crack down on extremist views among military servicemembers once asserted that supporters of former President Donald Trump were also supporters of racism, misogyny and extremism.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/pentagon-official-bishop-garrison-trump-supporters-extremists

FAA downgrades Mexico's aviation safety rating, which blocks new service to the US

The US government is calling out safety concerns with the aviation system in Mexico in a move that also blocks Mexican carriers from launching new service to the United States.

source https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/faa-mexico-aviation-safety-rating/index.html

Tennessee cops searching for man accused of trying to abduct girl near soccer complex

Authorities in Tennessee are searching for a suspect connected to the possible attempted kidnapping of a young girl in a soccer field restroom on Tuesday.

Sen. Bill Hagerty rips Biden admin over migrant surge in Tennessee: We have a ‘right to know’

Sen. Bill Haggerty, R-Tenn., joined "Your World" to express his concern for the administration’s complacency in managing migrant movement throughout his home state.

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/bill-hagerty-biden-admin-migrant-surge-tennessee

Rip-off: Indians pitcher Plesac breaks thumb removing shirt

Cleveland Indians righty Zach Plesac was put on the 10-day injured list Tuesday, the result of breaking the thumb on his pitching hand while yanking off his undershirt after a rough outing.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/rip-off-indians-pitcher-plesac-breaks-thumb-removing-shirt

US grants Cuban baseball players visas days before tourney

The U.S. government finally issued visas for the players and coaches of the Cuban national baseball team to compete in the Baseball Americas Olympic qualifying tournament starting Monday in Florida.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/us-grants-cuban-baseball-players-visas-days-before-tourney

Offseason practices get Cowboys' Prescott closer to return

Dak Prescott didn't downplay the significance of the first offseason practices for the star Dallas quarterback since his gruesome ankle injury last season, even though his coach thought he might.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/offseason-practices-get-cowboys-prescott-closer-to-return

Doc Rivers baffled by continued criticism of Ben Simmons

Doc Rivers can’t fathom criticism of Ben Simmons, especially after the three-time All-Star became just the sixth player in NBA history to have at least 15 rebounds and 15 assists in a playoff game.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/doc-rivers-baffled-by-continued-criticism-of-ben-simmons

Bryson DeChambeau hits the gym as Brooks Koepka rivalry heats up

Bryson DeChambeau appeared to react to the viral video of Brooks Koepka rolling his eyes and cursing under his breath as he walked behind him during an interview after the PGA Championship.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/bryson-dechambeau-gym-brooks-koepka-video

Ilhan Omar says 'true justice’ for George Floyd requires ‘dismantling the systems that allowed him to die’

Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., said on the anniversary of George Floyd’s death that convicting Derek Chauvin “isn’t enough.”

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/ilhan-omar-real-justice-george-floyd-dismantling-systems

Tennessee cops searching for man accused of trying to abduct girl near soccer complex

Authorities in Tennessee are searching for a suspect connected to the possible attempted kidnapping of a young girl in a soccer field restroom on Tuesday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/tennessee-cops-abduct-soccer

Ilhan Omar says 'true justice’ for George Floyd requires ‘dismantling the systems that allowed him to die’

Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., said on the anniversary of George Floyd’s death that convicting Derek Chauvin “isn’t enough.”

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/ilhan-omar-real-justice-george-floyd-dismantling-systems

Senate advances measure barring taxpayer funds for China’s Wuhan Institute of Virology

The Senate on Tuesday advanced bipartisan legislation that would ban federal funding of state-run labs in China, including the Wuhan Institute of Virology.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/senate-advances-legislation-barring-taxpayer-funds-going-to-chinas-wuhan-institute-of-virology

NYC city councilwoman attends virtual hearing while driving

It’s Driving While Legislating.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/nyc-city-councilwoman-attends-virtual-hearing-while-driving

Monday, May 24, 2021

Lindsay Lohan to star in Netflix Christmas romcom as 'spoiled hotel heiress'

“Mean Girls” star Lindsay Lohan is set to return to the screen once again in a new Christmas romcom for Netflix. According to a tweet from Netflix confirming the project, Lohan, 34, will play a "newly-engaged spoiled hotel heiress," who suffers from amnesia after a skiing accident.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/lindsay-lohan-netflix-christmas-romcom

WNBA coach suspended after weight comment, player fires back: 'little White one'

Connecticut Sun head coach Curt Miller was suspended by the WNBA for making an “offensive” comment to a referee about Las Vegas Aces star Liz Cambage during a game on Sunday night.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/wnba-coach-curt-miller

Rand Paul receives death threat package with white powder and violent, profane message

The FBI is investigating a suspicious package filled with white powder that was sent to Republican Sen. Rand Paul's home in Kentucky today.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/rand-paul-death-threat

BBC investigating reporter who tweeted ‘Hitler was right,’ compared Israel to Nazis

The BBC is reportedly investigating Palestinian digital journalist Tala Halawa for once tweeting that “Hitler was right” while comparing Israel to Nazi Germany.

source https://www.foxnews.com/world/bbc-investigating-reporter-who-tweeted-hitler-was-right-compared-israel-to-nazis

Josh Duggar's wife Anna allegedly ‘standing by’ his side after child porn charges: report

The former "19 Kids and Counting" star awaits trial on charges that he downloaded and possessed child pornography.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/josh-duggar-wife-anna-standing-by-his-side-report

'Saturday Night Live' avoids any Biden impersonations four months into his presidency

"Saturday Night Live" is certainly holding its punches for President Biden as the long-running TV program has yet to have anyone impersonate him in the first four months of his presidency.

source https://www.foxnews.com/media/saturday-night-live-avoids-any-biden-impersonations-four-months-into-his-presidency

Rumer Willis hits back at critics over her sexy photo shoot: ‘That's cool, you can simply unfollow’

The 32-year-old actress and singer, who is the daughter of Demi Moore and Bruce Willis, jabbed back at a social media user who suggested Willis went too far when she shared a topless black and white photo to Instagram.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/rumer-willis-sexy-photo-shoot-critics

NBA releases statement on why it chose not to discipline LeBron James

Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James avoided a suspension and a fine for violating the NBA’s health and safety protocols before the team’s play-in tournament game against the Golden State Warriors.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/nba-releases-statement-explaining-why-it-chose-not-to-discipline-lebron-james

Chris Christie slams Biden for allowing Canada COVID 'double standard'

Christie blasted the president in a tweet posted Monday, saying more “weakness” was coming from the Biden administration’s foreign policy and vaccine messaging with Canada.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-us-canada-border-restrictions-vaccines-christie-criticizes

New Jersey man brutally killed outside famed ‘Sopranos’ strip club

A New Jersey man was killed outside the strip club made famous by “The Sopranos” in an attack that saw him get brutally beaten, struck by a car and dragged several hundred feet, cops said.

Al Capone and the rise of organized crime in Chicago

"The Battle for Chicago" details the rise and fall of notorious gangster Al Capone.

Mollie Tibbetts murder: Agent says lack of Spanish skills delayed Iowa investigation

An agent who oversaw the 2018 investigation into the disappearance of a University of Iowa student testified Monday that a shortage of Spanish-speaking officers delayed and hindered his ability to question the man on trial in her stabbing death.

Utah's Jordan Clarkson wins NBA's 6th man of the year award

Utah’s Jordan Clarkson, the only player to come off the bench and score 40 points in a game this season, was announced Monday as the NBA’s Sixth Man of the Year.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/utahs-jordan-clarkson-wins-nbas-6th-man-of-the-year-award

‘The Office’ actor, Marcus A. York, dead at 55

The actor died on May 19 at Miami Valley Hospital following a brief and unexpected illness, according to his obituary.

source https://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/the-office-actor-mark-york-dead

New Jersey man brutally killed outside famed ‘Sopranos’ strip club

A New Jersey man was killed outside the strip club made famous by “The Sopranos” in an attack that saw him get brutally beaten, struck by a car and dragged several hundred feet, cops said.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/new-jersey-man-brutally-killed-outside-famed-sopranos-strip-club

Al Capone and the rise of organized crime in Chicago

"The Battle for Chicago" details the rise and fall of notorious gangster Al Capone.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/al-capone-and-the-rise-of-organized-crime-in-chicago

Russell Wilson voices his support for MLB's Athletics to move to Portland

The Athletics may be calling a new city their home sooner than later.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/russell-wilson-voices-his-support-for-mlbs-athletics-to-move-to-portland

Chris Christie slams Biden for allowing Canada COVID 'double standard'

Christie blasted the president in a tweet posted Monday, saying more “weakness” was coming from the Biden administration’s foreign policy and vaccine messaging with Canada.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-us-canada-border-restrictions-vaccines-christie-criticizes

DeSantis asks if Fauci's COVID-19 origin remarks will result in censorship

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis took a sarcastic jab at social media platforms on Monday, asking if Dr. Anthony Fauci should be deplatformed after he said earlier this month he was “not convinced” that COVID-19 developed naturally.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/desantis-fauci-social-media-censorship-covid-19-origin-remarks

Ex-Jaguars linebacker Telvin Smith gets 3 years probation in child abuse case

Former Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Telvin Smith avoided jail time in a Florida sex abuse case, his attorney said Friday.

source https://www.foxnews.com/sports/jaguars-telvin-smith-3-years-probation-child-abuse-case

Mollie Tibbetts murder: Agent says lack of Spanish skills delayed Iowa investigation

An agent who oversaw the 2018 investigation into the disappearance of a University of Iowa student testified Monday that a shortage of Spanish-speaking officers delayed and hindered his ability to question the man on trial in her stabbing death.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/mollie-tibbetts-murder-agent-says-lack-of-spanish-skills-delayed-iowa-investigation

Cosmic 2-for-1: Total lunar eclipse combines with supermoon

The first total lunar eclipse in more than two years coincides with a supermoon this week for quite a cosmic show.

source https://www.foxnews.com/science/cosmic-2-for-1-total-lunar-eclipse-combines-with-supermoon

DeSantis asks if Fauci's COVID-19 origin remarks will result in censorship

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis took a sarcastic jab at social media platforms on Monday, asking if Dr. Anthony Fauci should be deplatformed after he said earlier this month he was “not convinced” that COVID-19 developed naturally.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/desantis-fauci-social-media-censorship-covid-19-origin-remarks

Sunday, May 23, 2021

Michigan’s Whitmer apologizes after photo emerges on social media

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, the embattled Michigan Democrat who was hit with a recent ethics complaint after allegedly accepting a discounted private jet trip to Florida while cautioning residents against leaving the state, apologized Sunday after a photo emerged on social media that appeared to show her disregarding social distancing guidelines at a bar in the state.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/michigans-whitmer-apologizes-after-photo-emerges-on-social-media

Indian journalists are taking extraordinary steps to challenge Modi's pandemic narrative

Om Gaur is in the middle of the most heart-wrenching story of his career as a journalist.

source https://www.cnn.com/2021/05/23/media/modi-india-media-covid-intl-hnk/index.html

Fox News spots migrant group running across southern border into US

Fox News Flight Team captured a group of about 40 migrants rushing the southern border into La Joya, Texas on Sunday in an exclusive video.

Michigan’s Whitmer apologizes after photo emerges on social media

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, the embattled Michigan Democrat who was hit with a recent ethics complaint after allegedly accepting a discounted private jet trip to Florida while cautioning residents against leaving the state, apologized Sunday after a photo emerged on social media that appeared to show her disregarding social distancing guidelines at a bar in the state.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/michigans-whitmer-apologizes-after-photo-emerges-on-social-media

Fox News spots migrant group running across southern border into US

Fox News Flight Team captured a group of about 40 migrants rushing the southern border into La Joya, Texas on Sunday in an exclusive video.

source https://www.foxnews.com/us/fox-news-spots-migrant-group-running-across-southern-border-into-us

Atlantic City police, good Samaritans rescue several children from dangerous rip tides

The Atlantic City Police Department says good Samaritans and first responders have rescued “several children” from the ocean in the past week.

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....