Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Group bankrolled by Netflix CEO's wife pours six figures into efforts to save far-left San Fran DA from recall

Patty Quillin, wife of Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, bankrolls a California group that dropped six figures into efforts to save San Francisco DA Chesa Boudin from recall election.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/san-francisco-da-recall-netflix-ceo-wife

Michael Sussmann found not guilty of charges brought by Special Prosecutor John Durham

Michael Sussmann was found not guilty of making a false statement to the FBI, a defeat for special prosecutor John Durham.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/michael-sussmann-not-guilty-special-prosecutor-john-durham

LA mayoral candidate calls police 'watchdog' of White supremacy amid surging crime, homelessness

Mayoral candidate Gina Viola said in a recent interview with the Los Angeles Times that police are the "watchdog" of White supremacy.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/los-angeles-mayoral-candidate-police-watchdog-white-supremacy

Energy experts sound alarm about US electric grid: 'Not designed to withstand the impacts of climate change'

As heat ramps up ahead of what forecasters say will be a hotter than normal summer, electricity experts and officials are warning that states may not have enough power to meet demand in the coming months. And many of the nation's grid operators are also not taking climate change into account in their planning, even as extreme weather becomes more frequent and more severe.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/31/us/power-outages-electric-grid-climate-change/index.html

Support mounts among US bishops barring Pelosi from receiving Communion

A handful of U.S. Roman Catholic bishops support banning Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi from receiving Holy Communion in response to her abortion stance.

Senate GOP reelection arm takes aim at Democrat Beasley in battleground North Carolina’s key Senate race

The Senate GOP reelection arm is taking aim at Democrat Cheri Beasley in North Carolina’s Senate race, saying the former state Supreme Court chief justice won't "protect our families"

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/senate-gop-reelection-arm-democrat-beasley-north-carolina-senate

House Dems' gun package to raise age limit for semi-automatic rifle purchases, ban 'high capacity' magazines

Democrats are lining up a gun control package with a series of bills that would be a major step to suppressing gun ownership.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/house-dems-gun-package-raise-age-limit-semi-automatic-rifle-purchases-ban-high-capacity-magazines

Monday, May 30, 2022

German Chancellor accused of comparing climate activists to Nazis

German Chancellor Olaf Sholz was accused Monday of comparing climate activists to Nazis, in allegations that his spokesperson said were "completely absurd."

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/30/europe/scholz-climate-nazi-comments-intl/index.html

Tributes to fallen soldiers pour in from politicians on Memorial Day

Tributes to fallen American soldiers poured in on Monday from politicians on both sides of the aisle as the country solemnly commemorates Memorial Day.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/tributes-to-fallen-soldiers-pour-in-memorial-day

Israelis lament 'racism problem' as Jerusalem march turns ugly

A march on Sunday to commemorate the establishment of Israeli control over East Jerusalem in 1967 was marred by incidents of violence and hate that left some Israelis disturbed.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/30/middleeast/israel-march-jerusalem-mime-intl/index.html

NYPD 'looking into' assault against Asian man at subway station captured on video

The NYPD is looking into videos circulating on social media that appear to show a group of men assaulting an Asian man at the Fulton St. subway station in Lower Manhattan. One video claims, without evidence, that the assault was an act of vigilante justice after the attack victim assaulted a woman on the train.

Sunday, May 29, 2022

Rep. Mo Brooks: Rise in mass shootings due to 'decline in moral values'

Rep. Mo Brooks said the U.S. needs to address what is motivating school shootings, rather than infringe upon Americans' Second Amendment rights to bear arms.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/brooks-rise-shootings-decline-moral

Heavy rain kills 44 in northeast Brazil

At least 44 people have died in northeast Brazil amid heavy rains over the weekend.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/29/americas/brazil-rain-deaths-intl-latam/index.html

Crenshaw calls for ‘accountability’ in Uvalde police response: ‘Protocols were not followed’

Rep. Dan Crenshaw, R-Texas, said on CNN Sunday that "protocols were not followed" in the police response to last week’s mass school shooting in Uvalde, Texas.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/crenshaw-uvalde-police-response-protocols

'Top Gun: Maverick' soars to a big opening at the box office

"Top Gun: Maverick" felt the need for speed at the box office this weekend.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/29/media/top-gun-maverick-box-office/index.html

Experts warn a nationwide lifeguard shortage could prove deadly in US

Across the US, millions of students are marking the end of another school year and preparing for summer festivities, and likely high on their list is getting some time under the sun.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/29/us/us-lifeguard-shortage-pools-memorial-day/index.html

Saturday, May 28, 2022

Ted Cruz confronted by activist at restaurant over Uvalde shooting after NRA appearance

Sen. Ted Cruz was confronted Friday by an activist at a restaurant about his stance on gun control in the wake of the shooting in Uvalde, Texas.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/ted-cruz-confronted-activist-restaurant-uvalde-shooting

Texas school shooting: Houston CrimeStoppers CEO discusses how parents can protect kids at school

Rania Mankarious, CEO of CrimesStoppers Houston, said that in order for parents to protect their children at school, they should recognize the possibility of potential danger, read school handbooks, talk to children about the internet and monitor their behavior, and avoid complacency.

New Mexico's largest wildfire traced back to Forest Service prescribed burns

The Forest Service said that the largest wildfire in New Mexico history has been traced to planned burns. The fire has forced the evacuations of thousands.

Biden to University of Delaware grads, 'We can't outlaw tragedy, but we can make America safer'

President Biden touched on the Uvalde, Texas shooting as an example of tragedy that future generations of Americans will need to work to resolve.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-university-delaware-grads-cant-outlaw-tragedy-make-america-safer

West Virginia woman with pistol shoots, kills man firing at graduation party: 'Saved several lives'

A man who opened fire into a crowd of Charleston, West Virginia, partygoers was shot and killed by a woman on Wednesday. The woman has not been charged, according to police.

Flight cancellations kick off Memorial Day weekend

It's another chaotic holiday weekend for Americans traveling by air.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/28/business/memorial-day-flight-cancellations/index.html

Indiana police say boy, 5, found dead in suitcase died from electrolyte imbalance

Indiana authorities on Friday said a 5-year-old boy found dead in a suitcase last month died of an electrolyte imbalance, likely from 'a viral gastroenteritis,' or intestinal inflammation caused by bacteria or parasites. The report also states that there was an 'absence of significant traumatic injuries' on the boy

Friday, May 27, 2022

Biden says Putin 'NATOized' Europe with war in Ukraine

President Biden visited the U.S. Naval Academy to give a commencement address Friday morning, where he said Russian President Putin 'NATOized' Europe

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-says-putin-natoized-europe-with-war-in-ukraine

Venice tourists swim nude in canals and vandalize church

Skinny dipping tourists, self-styled artists vandalizing Renaissance churches -- the summer has started badly in Venice, which was hoping to change to a more sustainable tourism model post-lockdown.

source https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/venice-vandalism-naked-swimming/index.html

Colombia's presidential election: A rattled country looks left, but will voters make historic pivot?

Colombians head to the polls on May 29 to pick a new president in one of the most turbulent times in its modern history.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/27/americas/colombia-presidential-election-explainer-intl-cmd-latam/index.html

Police face questions over timeline of events surrounding Uvalde school shooting

Authorities in Uvalde, Texas have provided a timeline of the events surrounding a school shooting that left 21 people dead but continue to face questions about response

Dr. Oz declares himself ‘presumptive’ GOP Senate nominee as Pennsylvania recount gets underway

Dr. Oz declares himself the ‘presumptive’ Republican Senate nominee as Pennsylvania recount from last week's primary gets underway

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/dr-oz-declares-himself-presumptive-gop-senate-nominee-pennsylvania-recount

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick to skip NRA Houston convention

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick is now among the officials no longer appearing in person at the National Rifle Association’s Houston convention after Uvalde shooting

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/texas-lt-gov-dan-patrick-nra-houston-convention

Thursday, May 26, 2022

Texas school shooting suspect Salvador Ramos' mom 'feeling bad for everybody' but 'lost her son, too': Grandpa

The mother of Salvador Ramos, the man accused of gunning down 19 kids and two adults, "is feeling bad for everybody," the suspect's father told Fox News Digital.

McConnell-aligned group throws $43 million behind Republican Senate races

The Mitch McConnell-aligned group One Nation is throwing $43 million in behind Republican Senate candidates running five key races in Georgia, Nevada and elsewhere.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/mcconnell-funding-republican-senate-races

Human genome of Pompeii victim sequenced for the first time

Scientists have successfully sequenced the genome of a man who died after the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD for the first time.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/26/europe/pompeii-human-genome-sequence-scn-scli-intl/index.html

Oklahoma City man threw grenade into Amazon delivery van, police say

An Amazon delivery driver in Oklahoma City suffered minor injuries Monday after he jumped out of his still-moving van when a suspect threw an inert grenade inside.

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Texas school shooting investigators hunt for motive: 'A lot of unanswered questions'

The motive for the school shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, that left 19 students and 2 adults dead was still under investigation on Wednesday.

French President Macron reacts to Texas school shooting, supports those 'fighting to end the violence'

French President Emmanuel Macron expressed "grief" and "rage" over the deadly shooting at a Texas elementary school, where a gunman killed 19 children and two adults.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/french-president-macron-texas-school-shooting-reaction

Bruce Willis' wife shared video of him playing basketball

Bruce Willis is staying fit while he deals with his aphasia diagnosis.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/25/entertainment/bruce-willis-wife-basketball/index.html

Texas school shooting: shooter legally purchased 2 rifles upon turning 18 days before shooting

Eighteen year-old Salvador Ramos purchased two rifles legally just days after his 18th birthday which were both found at the scene of Tuesday's school shooting in southwest Texas where he allegedly killed 21 people.

Gun control advocates slam Trump's appearance at NRA meeting in Texas days after school shooting

Gun control supporters are slamming former President Donald Trump for his appearance at the NRA convention following the Uvalde, Texas school shooting days earlier

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/gun-control-trump-appearance-nra-school-shooting

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Biden walks back bombshell Taiwan comments for third time

President Joe Biden walked back his claim that the U.S. military would defend Taiwan against China for the third time.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-walks-back-taiwan-comments-china-military-three-times

Kellyanne Conway blasts Taylor Lorenz in new book for reporting on her 15-year-old daughter's TikTok account

Kellyanne Conway takes aim at former New York Times reporter Taylor Lorenz over reporting on her then-15-year-old daughter, Claudia Conway.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/kellyanne-conway-blasts-taylor-lorenz

Social media stocks plunge on Snapchat warning

Wall Street was not in a particularly social mood Tuesday. Social media stocks plummeted following an ominous earnings warning from Snapchat's parent company.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/24/investing/social-media-stocks-snapchat-facebook-meta-pinterest/index.html

Family of NYC subway shooting victim: 'I'm pleading that this not happen to another New Yorker'

Griselda and Glenn Vile spoke to Fox News about their brother, Daniel Enriquez, who was shot and killed while riding the New York City subway Sunday morning.

New York City subway crime up 58% so far compared to 2021; Hunt for gunman in unprovoked shooting intensifies

New York City subway crime has jumped more than 57% so far in 2022, police statistics show

NYC accused subway shooter of Goldman Sachs banker has 19 prior arrests; manhunt continues for third day

NYPD named Andrew Abdullah, a man with 19 prior arrests, as the person of interested sought for questioning in the deadly subway shooting of Goldman Sachs employee and Brooklyn native Daniel Enriquez.

House Ethics Committee investigating Rep. Madison Cawthorn's cryptocurrency promotion

Rep. Madison Cawthorn is under scrutiny from the House Ethics Committee.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/house-ethics-committee-rep-madison-cawthorn-crypocurrency

Monday, May 23, 2022

Utah hunting guide faces felony for allegedly baiting bear killed by Donald Trump Jr.

Utah prosecutors charged a hunting guide who helped Donald Trump Jr. shoot and kill a bear in May 2018 with a felony offense of baiting protected wildlife.

Pakistan's Imran Khan doubles down on ​unfounded claim that US plotted his downfall 

Pakistan's Imran Khan repeated his claims Monday that the United States had orchestrated his ouster, saying that "anti-Americanism" was growing in the South Asian nation as a result of "all this becoming public."

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/23/asia/pakistan-imran-khan-exclusive-interview-intl-hnk/index.html

Watch Zelensky speak out on Russia in address

CNN Business editor-at-large Richard Quest reports on Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky's address to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/business/2022/05/23/zelensky-davos-world-economic-forum-russia-nr-quest-vpx.cnn

Wisconsin couple stabs, fatally shoots black bear that attacked them in their home

A black bear busted through the window of a home in Medford, Wisconsin, on Friday night and attacked a couple who had yelled at the animal to go away, authorities said.

NYPD releases photos of suspect in 'tragic, senseless' subway shooting

The NYPD released images showing the person they believe shot and killed Daniel Enriquez on a subway car Sunday morning, calling for the public's help in finding him.

Sunday, May 22, 2022

Manchester City produces stunning comeback to secure English Premier League title on dramatic final day

Manchester City produced a simply stunning comeback to beat Aston Villa 3-2 and win the English Premier League on Sunday.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/22/football/manchester-city-aston-villa-premier-league-spt-intl/index.html

Liverpool agonizingly misses out on the Premier League title despite beating Wolves

Liverpool agonizingly missed out on the Premier League title despite coming from behind to beat Wolves 3-1 at Anfield on Sunday.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/22/football/liverpool-premier-league-wolves-spt-intl/index.html

Spain experiences record-breaking heatwave for May

Parts of Spain have experienced a record heatwave for the month of May as temperatures reached 40.3 degrees Celsius (104.5 degrees Fahrenheit) in one city, according to the country's national weather agency AEMET.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/22/europe/spain-record-heatwave-intl-scli/index.html

Nashville police arrest men in undercover drug operation, seize cocaine laced with fentanyl

Three men in Nashville were arrested Friday night after allegedly selling cocaine laced with fentanyl to an undercover detective. Police seized 22 grams of white powder.

Ronna McDaniel responds to Cawthorn diatribe: 'I don't know what Dark MAGA is'

RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel shrugged off Rep. Madison Cawthorn's recent tirade against the GOP establishment following his primary loss, stressing the need for Republicans to stand together to be successful in November.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/ronna-mcdaniel-responds-cawthorn-diatribe-dark-maga

Arkansas's GOP governor says state's near-total abortion ban should be 'revisited' if Roe is reversed

Arkansas' near-total abortion ban should be "revisited" to provide exceptions for instances of rape or incest should the Supreme Court overturn Roe v. Wade, the state's Republican governor said Sunday.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/22/politics/asa-hutchinson-abortion-ban-revisited-cnntv/index.html

California chopper crew rescues man trapped on 500-foot cliff, video shows

The California Highway Patrol Golden Gate Division Air Operations responded Thursday to Mussel Rock near Daly City, California, to help rescue a man who was stranded halfway down a 500-foot cliff, authorities said.

Saturday, May 21, 2022

San Bernardino, California party shooting leaves 1 dead, 8 injured

A shooting at a party in San Bernardino, California, resulted in the death of one person. Eight others were wounded, according to police.

Midterms fundraising: Republican National Committee tops Democratic rival in April

The Republican National Committee edged the rival Democratic National Committee in fundraising last month, but the DNC holds a cash on hand advantage over the RNC

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/republican-national-committee-fundraising-democrats-april

Palestinian teen shot and killed in exchange of fire with Israeli military in Jenin

A 17-year-old Palestinian was killed and an 18-year-old was critically injured by Israeli fire during an Israeli military raid in Jenin in the West Bank Saturday, the Palestinian Ministry of Health said.  

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/21/middleeast/palestinian-teen-killed-jenin-intl/index.html

CNN Style series interrogates modern beauty standards

source https://www.cnn.com/collections/as-we-are-intl--domestic-weekend/

Fugitive Kaitlin Armstrong wanted in murder of cyclist Moriah Wilson: US Marshals

U.S. Marshals are searching for fugitive Kaitlin Marie Armstrong, who is wanted for the May 11 shooting death of Moriah 'Mo' Wilson.

Wildfire efforts in US West to see some relief as extreme heat forecast across East

Extreme heat will sweep the East Coast over the weekend, while a cold front will bring relief to firefighting efforts in the Southwest. Fires are burning in New Mexico, Texas and largely across the West.

Friday, May 20, 2022

Hillary Clinton approved dissemination of Trump-Russian bank allegations to media, campaign manager testifies

Hillary Clinton signed off on leaking allegations of a covert communications channel between the Trump Organization and Russia’s Alfa Bank to the media.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/hillary-clinton-approved-trump-russian-bank-allegations-sussmann-trial

Why Arabs aren't laughing at George W. Bush's gaffe on Ukraine and Iraq

When pundits called former US President George W. Bush's gaffe about Ukraine and Iraq a "Freudian slip," it reflected a deeper grievance about perceived double standards.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/20/middleeast/bush-iraq-ukraine-slip-mime-intl/index.html

Dow is on pace for longest weekly losing streak since 1923

The stock market selloff has left the Dow Jones Industrial Average on track for its longest weekly losing streak in nearly a century.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/20/investing/dow-stock-market-losing-streak/index.html

Georgia man Ryan Duke acquitted of murder in death of teacher Tara Grinstead, despite 2017 confession

A jury in Georgia found Ryan Duke not guilty of murder in the 2005 death of school teacher and beauty pageant contestant Tara Grinstead.

Indiana firefighter fatally shot by stranded motorist he stopped to help, police say

Indiana firefighter Jacob McClanahan was killed after stopping to help a stranded driver.

Haley says US shouldn't attend major WHO meeting if Taiwan excluded due to Chinese pressure

FIRST ON FOX: Former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley says that the U.S. should not attend the upcoming World Health Organization (WHO) meeting as long as Taiwan remains excluded from the event due to pressure from China.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/nikki-haley-us-who-meeting-taiwan-excluded-china-pressure

Thursday, May 19, 2022

Azovstal evacuation ongoing, Ukraine says, as Russia claims more than 1,700 soldiers have surrendered

source https://edition.cnn.com/webview/europe/live-news/russia-ukraine-war-news-05-19-22/h_1655d313446f6acb86ffc99c890fb694

Italian coffee shop fined $1,050 for failing to display price of espresso

An Italian coffee shop owner is in hot water after being fined 1,000 euros ($1,050) for failing to display the cost of a 2 euro ($2.12) espresso.

source https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/italian-coffee-fine-scli-intl/index.html

Buffalo grocery store shooting suspect Payton Gendron 'most hated man in the country,' New York sheriff says

Buffalo grocery store shooting suspect Payton Gendron is considered the "most hated man in the country," an upstate New York sheriff told Fox News, explaining the added security cautions they're taking for the inmate.

Durham-Sussmann trial: Baker briefed Comey, McCabe on alleged covert communications between Trump Org, Russia

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Former FBI General Counsel James Baker on Thursday testified that he briefed then-FBI Director James Comey and Deputy Director Andy McCabe on allegations brought to him by Clinton campaign lawyer Michael Sussmann in September 2016 claiming a covert communications channel between the Trump Organization and a Kremlin-linked bank and confirmed that the FBI was “already conducting an investigation” into possible ties between Russia and then-candidate Donald Trump at the time of the Sussmann meeting.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/durham-sussman-trial-baker-briefed-fbi-comey-mccabe-allegations-covert-communications-channel-trump-russia

New Jersey beach sand collapse: firefighter describes efforts to uncover victims

A New Jersey firefighter says his department is still recovering emotionally after attempting to dig two teenage victims out of a sand collapse at Toms River’s Ocean Beach on Tuesday.

Biden throws full support of US behind Finland, Sweden NATO applications

President Biden threw full U.S. support behind Finland and Sweden's NATO applications.

Connecticut lacrosse player James McGrath stabbing: 16-year-old murder suspect named

The suspect in the deadly stabbing of Connecticut high school lacrosse player James "Jimmy" McGrath has been identified as 16-year-old Raul Eliah Valle.

Ossoff joins with Republicans to push $270 million in police funding for traumatic brain injury trainings

Three senators are pressing for $270 million to fund police trainings on how to deal with people who have TBI.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/ossoff-grassley-kennedy-police-funding-tbi-ptsd

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Biden administration 'disinformation' board on pause amid free speech concerns: reports

The Department of Homeland Security is reportedly putting their planned Disinformation Governance Board on hold after facing backlash.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-dhs-disinformation-governance-board-on-hold-reports

Vote counting far from over as Trump-backed Dr. Oz and Dave McCormick deadlocked in PA GOP Senate primary

Vote counting resumed Wednesday morning in Pennsylvania’s high stakes GOP Senate primary, with Mehmet Oz and Dave McCormick virtually deadlocked

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/dr-oz-dave-mccormick-deadlocked-pa-gop-senate-primary

Australian PM collides with child in soccer match

The Australian prime minister, Scott Morrison, was taking part in a soccer match while campaigning in Tasmania for the upcoming federal election.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2022/05/18/scott-morrison-tackles-kid-soccer-lon-orig-tp.cnn

Taliban 'will likely loosen' al Qaeda restrictions in Afghanistan, US predicts

A new Inspector General report states that according to military officials, the Taliban will likely afford al-Qaeda greater freedom in Afghanistan despite a 2020 agreement with the U.S.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/taliban-loosen-al-qaeda-restrictions-afghanistan-us-predicts

Watch Fox host react to Buffalo shooting

Fox News host Tucker Carlson is trying to distance himself from the document allegedly written by the shooter who killed 10 people in Buffalo, which endorses the "great replacement" theory. The conspiracy idea has been embraced and promoted by the host and far-right extremists.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/business/2022/05/17/tucker-carlson-replacement-theory-buffalo-shooting-orig-ht.cnn-business

LA police detain person of interest in Griffith Observatory brush fire; no arrest yet announced

Los Angeles police detained a person of interest in connection to a six-acre brush fire Tuesday that prompted evacuations from the historic Griffith Observatory, credited with pioneering space travel programs and sci-fi special effects for Hollywood productions on other worlds.

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

UFO hearing: Pentagon reveals 11 near misses with unidentified objects

The Pentagon acknowledged Tuesday that while U.S. assets have never collided with anything the military categorizes as unidentified aerial phenomena (UAP), this has almost happened on nearly a dozen occasions.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/ufo-hearing-pentagon-11-near-misses-us-assets-unidentified-objects

Sussmann-Durham trial: Prosecution says Clinton lawyer used FBI to create an 'October surprise' against Trump

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Special Counsel John Durham’s team in its opening argument Tuesday alleged that former Clinton campaign lawyer Michael Sussmann used the FBI as “a political tool” to “manipulate” the bureau.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/sussmann-durham-trial-prosecution-clinton-lawyer-fbi-october-surprise-trump

Wyoming GOP senator booed by college grads for listing 'existence of two sexes' as 'scientific truth'

Sen. Cynthia Lummis, a Republican from Wyoming, received boos and jeers from an auditorium of University of Wyoming graduates Saturday for referring to the "existence of two sexes" as one of the "fundamental scientific truths" being challenged by government overreach during a commencement speech.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/wyoming-republican-sen-lummis-booed-college-grads-two-sexes-scientific-truth

Europe is still confused about how to pay its Russian gas bills

Europe can't make up its mind on how to pay for Russia natural gas imports that continue to fuel homes, businesses and power stations.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/17/energy/europe-russia-gas-payments/index.html

Jeff Bezos and Joe Biden are having the stupidest fight ever

Among the many silly, mind-numbing, agenda-pushing exchanges happening on Twitter at any given moment, the one playing out between the President of the United States and the world's second-richest person stands out for both its dullness and its deliberate oversimplification.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/17/economy/bezos-biden-twitter-inflation-feud/index.html

Truck hauling 35,000 pounds of eggs crashes on Dallas freeway

A tractor-trailer hauling a quarter of a million eggs crashed on a Dallas freeway on Monday, spilling a scrambled mess of raw egg, according to local reports.

Tlaib, Squad introduce resolution recognizing 'catastrophe' of Israel's creation

House members led by Rep. Rashida Tlaib introduced a resolution Monday calling for U.S. recognition of the "Nakba," a term meaning "catastrophe" typically used by Palestinians to refer to the establishment of the state of Israel.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/tlaib-squad-resolution-israel-catastrophe

Monday, May 16, 2022

Biden approves plan to redeploy US troops to Somalia

President Joe Biden has approved a request by the Pentagon to redeploy US troops to Somalia in an effort to counter the terrorist group al-Shabaab, a senior administration official said on Monday.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/16/politics/somalia-troop-redeployment/index.html

Al Jazeera journalist brother slams violent actions of Israeli police at her funeral

The brother of slain Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh Monday blasted the violent intervention by Israeli police into her funeral as "unacceptable and unjustifiable."

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/16/middleeast/shireen-abu-akleh-brother-police-criticism-intl/index.html

Missouri woman escapes captor after being tortured for two days, authorities say

A Missouri woman escaped her captor after being severely assaulted and tortured for two days while being held against her will, authorities said Saturday.

Rep. Banks calls on Garland to prosecute pro-choice activists harassing conservative Supreme Court justices

Rep. Jim Banks blasted Attorney General Merrick Garland for failing to prosecute pro-choice activists harassing conservative Supreme Court justices at their homes.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/jim-banks-garland-pro-choice-activists-school-board

F1's jewelry ban is for right reasons, says GPDA's Wurz

Formula One is right to ban jewelry from the cockpit but the governing FIA could have enforced the rule in a less confrontational way, according to Grand Prix Drivers' Association (GPDA) chairman Alex Wurz.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/16/motorsport/f1-jewelry-ban-lewis-hamilton-spt-intl/index.html

Police identify suspect in Laguna Woods church shooting

Police have identified 68-year-old David Chou as the shooter behind the Laguna Woods, California, church shooting on Sunday.

Sunday, May 15, 2022

Chelsea wins thrilling Women's FA Cup final with extra time victory over Manchester City

Chelsea narrowly got the better of Manchester City in a thrilling Women's FA Cup final, as Australian star Sam Kerr's deflected strike secured a 3-2 win for Emma Hayes' side in extra time.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/15/football/chelsea-manchester-city-womens-fa-cup-final-spt-intl/index.html

Americans increasingly believe acceptance of trans identity has gone too far: Poll

More Americans say the country has gone too far with transgender policies compared to previous polls, closing the gap with those who say society has to do more to end discrimination against transgender people.

Pelosi says ‘creature’ Trump made Supreme Court ‘dangerous,’ ‘anti-freedom’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Sunday responded to criticism that Democrats should have been better prepared for the conservative-led attack on abortion rights, saying, "Who would ever [have] suspected that a creature like Donald Trump would become president of the United States?"

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/pelosi-trump-supreme-court-dangerous-anti-freedom

Lori Lightfoot's book banning tweet lampooned amid rising crime, alleged Dem hypocrisy

Democratic Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot was roasted Sunday on Twitter for posting a picture of herself reading “To Kill a Mockingbird” in a Texas bookstore and coming out against book banning.

Lori Lightfoot's book banning tweet lampooned amid rising crime, alleged Dem hypocrisy

Democratic Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot was roasted Sunday on Twitter for posting a picture of herself reading “To Kill a Mockingbird” in a Texas bookstore and coming out against book banning.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/lightfoot-slammed-tweet-banned-books-skyrocketing-crime

Saturday, May 14, 2022

Pro-choice protesters gather for 'Bans Off Our Bodies' marches across country

Protesters gathered in New York, Washington, D.C. and other U.S. cities Saturday to march for legal protections of abortion and to protest the potential end of Roe v. Wade.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/pro-choice-protesters-bans-off-our-bodies-marches-roe-v-wade

House Democrats push measure to invest in local police departments amid stall from leadership

House Democrats appear to be at odds over a bipartisan measure introduced earlier this year that would provide investments in local police departments across America to ensure officers have the resources needed to keep them and their communities safe.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/house-democrats-push-measure-invest-local-police-departments

Texas authorities offer $22.5K reward to find escaped killer Gonzalo Lopez

Authorities in Texas are offering a $22,500 reward for information leading to the capture of escaped inmate Gonzalo Lopez. Multiple agencies are searching for the prisoner.

Federal judge expected to rule on Title 42 lawsuit within days as border crisis rolls on

A federal judge is expected to determine the fate of the Biden administration’s plan to lift Title 42 within days in response to a lawsuit brought by two dozen Republican states that claims lifting the public health order will lead to a bigger crisis at the southern border.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/federal-judge-title-42-lawsuit-border-crisis-rolls

3 teens shot in Chicago, 1 fatally, in under 12 hours: police

Three teenagers were shot in Chicago over a less-than 12-hour period, according to the Chicago Police Department (CPD).

Pennsylvania governor's race: Trump endorses Mastriano over Barletta in GOP primary

Former President Trump threw his support behind Republican Doug Mastriano for Pennsylvania governor just three days before the primary election, citing Mastriano's efforts to go after the 2020 election "theft."

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/pennsylvania-governors-race-trump-endorses-mastriano-republican-primary

Law enforcement joins McCarthy for annual bike ride ahead of National Police Week

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy discussed the importance of supporting police.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/law-enforcement-kevin-mccarthy-bike-ride-national-police-week

Friday, May 13, 2022

Female student killed by mob at Nigeria school over blasphemy claims

A female student in northern Nigeria was killed by a mob who stoned, beat and set fire to her for allegedly posting a blasphemous statement against the Prophet Mohammed, according to police.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/13/africa/female-student-blasphemy-attack-intl/index.html

Iowa teenagers accused of murdering high school Spanish teacher to be tried as adults

A pair of Iowa teenagers accused of murdering their high school Spanish teacher will be tried as adults when their case heads to court in November, a judge has ruled.

Bernie Sanders flies first class to stump for fellow socialist candidate Summer Lee

The photos show Bernie Sanders taking a seat in first class on an American Airlines flight to Pittsburgh for a rally supporting Pennsylvania Democrat Summer Lee for Congress.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/bernie-sanders-flies-first-class-fellow-socialist-candidate-summer-lee

Republicans push Biden admin on baby formula to migrants amid national shortage

Republican lawmakers and officials are pushing the Biden administration on the extent to which illegal immigrants are being given baby formula -- just as Americans are facing a national shortage at home.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/republicans-biden-admin-baby-formula-migrants-national-shortage

As Prince Charles takes on major royal duties, is a slow-motion transition underway?

source https://cnn.it/3N3UEzM

Defense Secretary Austin speaks with Russian defense minister for first time in months, urges ceasefire

U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin spoke Friday with Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu for the first time in months, urging "an immediate ceasefire in Ukraine," Pentagon press secretary John Kirby says.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/secretary-defense-austin-russia-shoigu-ukraine-call

Thursday, May 12, 2022

Far-left Philadelphia DA Larry Krasner's company owes $86,000 in unpaid taxes

A company co-owned by progressive Philadelphia DA Larry Krasner owes tens of thousands in unpaid taxes.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/philadelphia-da-larry-krasners-company-owes-86000-unpaid-taxes

Mike Lee reveals how pro-choice protesters tried to intimidate his family as a young boy

Sen. Mike Lee writes in his forthcoming book about a time when he was a child that pro-choice protesters picketed outside of his family home.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/mike-lee-supreme-court-abortion-protesters

Family of former US hostage slams Biden pick for counterterrorism job: 'We are shocked'

The family of former hostage Amer Fakhoury "shocked by the news" of President Biden's pick for State Department counterterrorism post, Elizabeth Richard, the ambassador while Fakhoury was detained.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-counterterrorism-pick-hostage-amer-fakhoury-family-shocked

LA mom held on $6M bail may have believed 3 murdered kids were demon-possessed: report

Angela Flores, who allegedly admitted to killing her three kids with the help of her 16-year-old son inside their L.A. home, might have believed the children were possessed, according to one report.

Miami police make arrest after viral video shows boaters popping dozens of balloons into water

Police in Miami have arrested one individual and issued over $25,000 in civil citations for illegal dumping after video showed boaters aboard a yacht popping dozens of balloons into the water.

Why Casey White was in Vicky White's Alabama county jail to begin with, explained

Alabama Judge Ben Graves allowed Casey Cole White’s transfer from state prison to the Lauderdale County Detention Center in Florence after a dispute between his defense attorneys and the warden about restrictions placed on a visit with their client, court records obtained by Fox News Digital show.

San Francisco man survives after being rescued from flaming car

A San Francisco man was rescued from a burning car Wednesday night. KTVU reports that witnesses on the scene were yelling to get help as the victim was stuck in the car engulfed in flames.

Alabama jail guard Vicky White gave Casey White special treatment before escape, report says

Senior Alabama corrections officer Vicky White, who fled the local county jail with inmate Casey White and led authorities on an 11-day manhunt, showed favoritism toward the murder suspect during his time behind bars, according to a recent report.

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

George Soros throws $1M behind Stacey Abrams' second gubernatorial run

Liberal billionaire George Soros passed $1 million to a committee backing Stacey Abrams' second shot at becoming the Peach State's governor.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/soros-throws-1m-behind-stacey-abrams-second-gubernatorial-run

Susan Collins calls police over sidewalk-chalk message outside her Maine home

Republican Sen. Susan Collins called the police over the weekend after an abortion rights message was written on a sidewalk outside her Maine home.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/11/politics/susan-collins-abortion-rights-message-police/index.html

Casey White escape: Timeline for Alabama murder suspect who was captured after manhunt

A days-long manhunt for a fugitive Alabama murder suspect and high-ranking corrections officer who allegedly helped him escape from jail came to an end on Monday, authorities announced.

Immigration hawks, ex-Trump officials urge GOP leaders to unite behind ‘flagship’ bill to end border crisis

FIRST ON FOX: A broad coalition of hawkish immigration groups and former Trump-era officials are urging Congressional Republican leaders to unite their members behind a robust "flagship" border security bill for the next Congress – saying the sweeping legislation would end the border crisis and act as an initial step for further immigration reforms.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/immigration-hawks-ex-trump-officials-gop-leaders-flagship-bill-border-crisis

Americans say economy, Roe v. Wade decision top voting motivations as midterms approach

Voters in Harvard Square shared their thoughts on top voting priorities leading into the 2022 midterms, citing the Supreme Court's pending Roe v. Wade decision and the economy

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/americans-economy-roe-v-wade-voting-motivations-midterms

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

NASA's InSight lander just detected the biggest quake on Mars

This is the big one scientists have been anticipating.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/10/world/large-marsquake-insight-lander-scn/index.html

Florida 'mayhem' lake party fight leaves 1 hospitalized, multiple arrested

A Florida lake party dubbed “Mayhem at Lake George” resulted in multiple arrests and the hospitalization of one partygoer after a fight broke out, authorities said.

Moderate Dem accused of trying to 'confuse' GOP primary voters with mailers tying candidate to Trump

Rep. Josh Gottheimer’s, D-N.J., campaign sent mailers to Republican voters highlighting GOP candidate Frank Pallotta’s 2020 endorsement from Trump.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/moderate-dem-accused-confuse-gop-primary-voters-mailers-trump

Young Thug among 28 people indicted on gang-related charges in Atlanta

Grammy-winning rapper Young Thug has been named in a sweeping 56-count gang indictment, according to court documents obtained by CNN.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/10/entertainment/young-thug-indicted/index.html

California DA declines charges for Mike Tyson after allegedly punching airline passenger

A California District Attorney declined to file charges against legendary boxer Mike Tyson after he was caught on video punching a passenger on a flight out of San Francisco.

Monday, May 9, 2022

Ukrainian teen drives injured men through battlefield despite leg wounds

CNN's Isa Soares shares the story of 15-year-old Anastasia, a Ukrainian teen who drove through a battlefield in order to save the lives of two civilian men in critical condition.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2022/05/09/ukrainian-teenager-saves-injured-men-pkg-soares-newday-vpx.cnn

'I want to die': Video shows scenes of desperation from Shanghai's lockdown

As residents in Shanghai continue to be forced to live under strict Covid-19 lockdown, some are feeling desperation. CNN's Selina Wang reports.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2022/05/07/shanghai-china-covid-lockdown-desperation-wang-pkg-intl-vpx.cnn

Why John Lee is different than Hong Kong's previous leaders

A largely pro-Beijing committee has tapped John Lee, a former policeman and security chief during the 2019 pro-democracy protests, to be the new chief executive of Hong Kong. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout reports on why Lee is a departure from previous leaders.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2022/05/09/hong-kong-john-lee-new-leader-lu-stout-pkg-vpx-nr-intl.cnn

This teen fled Ukraine with a US citizen. See why they were separated at the US border

With her mother's permission, a 17-year-old escaped Ukraine with an American family friend. See why the pair were separated when they arrived at the US-Mexico border, and the journey it took to reunite after she was detained by US immigration.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/us/2022/05/06/ukraine-war-teen-refugee-detained-us-border-orig-mss-me.cnn

Making money on crypto? Yes, the IRS expects a cut

A lot is changing fast in the world of crypto, including the tax rules.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/09/success/cryptocurrency-taxes-feseries/index.html

We asked America about their feelings on abortion access. Here's what they said

CNN asked, how do you feel about the fight over abortion rights? Listen to the emotional and divided responses we received from callers across the country.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2022/05/06/roe-v-wade-abortion-voicemails-orig-mss-me-jk.cnn

Florida armed robbery suspects fire shotgun at deputies during getaway, authorities say

Two men who robbed a Save A Lot store in Hillsborough County, Florida, on Sunday night shot at deputies during an attempted traffic stop while making their getaway, authorities said.

Pro-choice group targeting churches has links to Revolutionary Communist Party

A pro-choice group that is coordinating protests targeting churches has links to the Revolutionary Communist Party, Fox News Digital has learned.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/pro-choice-group-targeting-churches-links-revolutionary-communist-party

Hunter Biden working with Hollywood lawyer to investigate laptop leak: Report

Hunter Biden is working with Hollywood lawyer Kevin Morris on a laptop investigation.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/hunter-biden-working-with-hollywood-lawyer-to-investigate-laptop-leak-report

Sunday, May 8, 2022

'Sex Education' actor Ncuti Gatwa named as next 'Doctor Who' lead

Ncuti Gatwa, who is best known for his performance in Netflix's "Sex Education," will replace Jodie Whittaker as the next lead in "Doctor Who," the BBC announced Sunday.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/08/entertainment/doctor-who-ncuti-gatwa-intl-scli/index.html

Border Patrol agent charged in assault of juvenile in Texas

A U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent was arrested and charged with assault and mistreatment of a juvenile in custody in Southwest Texas Friday.

Pro-Vance PAC published opposition research him, questioning residency, anti-opioid nonprofit

A Vance-allied super PAC published volumes of content useful to his campaign.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/pro-vance-super-pac-published-opposition-research-him-questioning-residency-anti-opioid-nonprof

Dozens feared dead after Russia bombs school where Ukrainians were sheltering, official says

About 60 people are feared dead after a Russian aircraft dropped a bomb on a school in Luhansk, eastern Ukraine, where civilians were sheltering on Saturday afternoon, a Ukrainian official said.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/08/europe/luhansk-school-bombing-ukraine-russia-intl/index.html

Bus video gives insight into Pittsburgh bridge condition before collapse

Authorities have found footage shedding more light on a bridge collapse in Pennsylvania.

Saturday, May 7, 2022

Elon Musk aims to quintuple Twitter's revenue to $26.4 billion by 2028, NYT says

Elon Musk is aiming to increase Twitter's annual revenue to $26.4 billion by 2028, up from $5 billion last year, the New York Times reported on Friday, citing a pitch deck presented by the world's richest man to investors.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/07/business/musk-twitter-revenue/index.html

Prince Georges County drive-by shooting leaves boys ages 4 and 14 injured, dog dead

The Prince Georges County Police Department (PGPD) in Maryland is investigating a brazen, drive-by shooting that left two boys ages 4 and 14 injured and a dog dead on Wednesday.

Hunter Biden laptop repairman details first encounter with president's son

The man who recovered and turned over Hunter Biden's laptop penned an essay Saturday describing the night he met the president's son.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/hunter-biden-laptop-repairman-first-encounter-president-son

Voters share how SCOTUS leak, possible Roe v. Wade reversal will influence their midterm decisions

Boston voters shared how the Supreme Court leak will influence their decisions in the November midterms.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/voters-scotus-leak-midterm-decisions

Unexpected discovery reveals massive, mysterious figures inside an Alabama cave

As a kid, I wanted to be Indiana Jones -- and I know I wasn't alone in that wish.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/07/world/native-american-cave-science-newsletter-wt-scn/index.html

Alabamians report seeing Vicky White at adult store before manhunt

Some Alabamians have reported seeing fugitive correctional officer Vicky White visiting an adult store before she disappeared with escaped Lauderdale County prisoner Casey Cole White.

Friday, May 6, 2022

Hours before Trump’s PA rally with Oz, Pompeo questions about Senate candidate’s Turkish election vote

Hours before former President Donald Trump holds a Pennsylvania rally with endorsed GOP Senate candidate Dr. Oz, former Secy. of State Mike Pompeo raises questions about Oz’s vote in a Turkish election

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/trump-pennsylvania-rally-mehmet-oz-pompeo-questions-turkish-election-vote

Video shows rescue workers pulling citizens out of collapsed building

Chinese officials ended the search for survivors in a building that collapsed 10 days ago in Hunan province. The incident resulted in 53 deaths.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2022/05/06/china-building-collapse-paramedics-vo-brunhuber-ovn-intl-ldn-vpx.cnn

Hawley slams abortion activists for 'terrorizing' justices, says Biden is complicit: 'Pathetic thugs'

EXCLUSIVE: Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., is slamming abortion activists protesting outside of conservative Supreme Court justices homes as “pathetic thugs,” and is putting President Biden on the spot for “encouraging” their behavior.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/hawley-slams-abortion-activists-terrorizing-justices-biden-complicit-pathetic-thugs

UNC professor slams board as journalism school loses accreditation after Nikole Hannah-Jones controversy

A professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is speaking out against the school’s Board of Trustees over their treatment of controversial writer Nikole Hannah-Jones

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/unc-professor-slams-board-as-journalism-school-loses-accreditation-after-nikole-hannah-jones-controversy

Biden makes head-scratching remark about American students learning Spanish

President Biden, addressing an audience in the Rose Garden of the White House, spoke about the rate of Spanish education in the United States.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/biden-remark-students-learning-spanish

Reporter asks prosecutor about new reported evidence in McCann case

Fifteen years after Madeleine McCann went missing, a German prosecutor is speaking out about a possible suspect. CNN's Randi Kaye reports.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2022/05/06/madeleine-mccann-missing-case-update-kaye-dnt-vpx.cnn

Thursday, May 5, 2022

Justice Alito cancels conference appearance following Roe v. Wade opinion leak

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito has canceled an appearance at a judicial conference Thursday following his opinion draft leak.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/justice-alito-cancels-conference-appearance-roe-v-wade-abortion-opinion-leak

Shaun King group heavily involved in efforts to save far-left San Francisco DA Boudin from recall election

A group co-founded by Black Lives Matter activist Shaun King is working overtime to ensure controversial DA Chesa Boudin remains in office.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/shaun-king-group-involved-save-san-francisco-da-boudin-recall-election

Americans say they are split on court packing after top Dems call for adding justices to Supreme Court

Americans in Harvard Square weighed in on whether they favored packing the Supreme Court.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/americans-supreme-court-packing-additional-justices

Cornyn introduces bill expanding security for Supreme Court justices as liberal group targets their homes

Sen. John Cornyn introduced legislation expanding security for Supreme Court justices.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/cornyn-bill-supreme-court-justices-expanded-security

Passenger taken into custody after opening emergency exit and walking on wing of plane

A United Airlines passenger was taken into custody Thursday morning at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport after opening an aircraft door and walking out onto the wing of the plane while it was taxiing.

source https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/united-airlines-passenger-walking-on-wing/index.html

Majority of NYC voters disapprove of Adams' handling of crime, gun violence, new poll finds

A new poll released Wednesday found a majority of New York City voters disapproved of Mayor Eric Adams’ handling of the crime and gun violence plaguing the Big Apple.

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Coyote critically injures Texas 2-year-old, hunt underway: 'Extremely dangerous'

An "extremely dangerous" coyote critically injured a 2-year-old child who was sitting on their home's front porch in Dallas, Texas, on Tuesday morning, authorities said.

NYC man, 77, punched and stomped in face during alleged robbery, video shows

A 77-year-old New York City man was punched and stomped in the face during an alleged robbery attempt that was caught on video Monday, authorities said.

Oversight Republicans quiz Biden admin on 'no-bid' ICE contract to company with Biden ties

Republicans on the House Oversight Committee are pushing the Biden administration on a “no-bid” Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) contact that was awarded to a company with ties to a Biden transition adviser -- and that was criticized in a recent report by the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Inspector General.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/oversight-republicans-biden-admin-ice-contract-biden-ties

US Marshals, Supreme Court Police silent on security measures after draft leak overturning Roe

U.S. Marshals and Supreme Court Police have not indicated plans to increase security around the court or justices amid anticipated protests over the court's potentially striking down Roe v. Wade.

Norman Mineta, transportation secretary in 9/11 era, dies

Former Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta passed away Tuesday at the age of 90.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/norman-mineta-transportation-secretary-in-9-11-era-dies

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Conservative Texas student says antifa vandalized front door, issued threats

Antifa allegedly vandalized the door of a female college student and conservative activist who has been repeatedly harassed at the University of North Texas (UNT) in Denton, Texas.

Cruz, Noem headline NRA's first annual meeting since start of pandemic: 'Pro-freedom lineup'

The NRA’s annual meeting is back after a hiatus during the pandemic, and will be held in Houston from May 27-29.

Trump: Supreme Court leak sets 'dangerous precedent,' says issue won't have 'tremendous effect' on midterms

EXCLUSIVE: Former President Trump on Tuesday said the unprecedented leak of the Supreme Court’s draft opinion signaling the high court will vote to overturn Roe v. Wade sets "a very dangerous precedent."

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/trump-supreme-court-leak-dangerous-precedent-issue-wont-have-tremendous-effect-midterms

Supreme Court confirms the draft Roe v. Wade opinion is authentic

source https://edition.cnn.com/politics/live-news/scotus-abortion-rights-reactions/h_fa351f47f558472e0f7847726f9e0421

Scrapping Roe v. Wade would make the US an outlier in the West on abortion rights

source https://cnn.it/3vEgDHA

Georgia woman had her 3 children in car when shooting 17-year-old in face during road rage incident: police

Brittney Griffith, 30, turned herself in to police hours after allegedly shooting a 17-year-old in the face during an apparent road rage incident on Sunday, authorities said.

Monday, May 2, 2022

Washington man shoots man he mistakenly thought was shoplifting, police say

A 70-year-old Washington state man confronted and shot an innocent man who he mistakenly thought was shoplifting from a grocery store over the weekend, authorities said.

Arrest warrant issued for missing Alabama corrections officer in murder suspect's escape

An arrest warrant was issued Monday for missing Alabama correction officer Vicky White in the escape of murder suspect Casey White.

Florida woman opens fire on deputies from inside McDonald's

A shootout between a suspect and deputies broke out at a McDonald’s in Tampa, Florida on Saturday, when authorities responded to a report of an armed robbery.

SCOTUS unanimously rules Boston violated group's rights by refusing to fly Christian flag

The Supreme Court ruled unanimously that a program of the city of Boston that allows outside groups to fly flags at city hall must permit the flying of flag with a cross that a camp referred to as a "Christian flag."

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/scotus-sides-group-flying-christian-flag-at-boston-city-hall

Germany will support an EU oil embargo on Russia

Germany is ready to support a European ban on imports of Russian oil, and won't be "blackmailed" by Moscow into paying for natural gas in rubles.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/02/energy/germany-russia-oil-embargo/index.html

This ad tells you a whole lot about Joe Biden's political problems

In a new TV ad, Sen. Maggie Hassan tries to put some distance between herself and President Joe Biden.

source https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/02/politics/maggie-hassan-democrat-biden-ad/index.html

Migrant drowns crossing Rio Grande where Texas soldier drowned in prior rescue attempt

A 38-year-old migrant from Nicaragua drowned while attempting to cross the Rio Grande.

Sunday, May 1, 2022

JonBenet Ramsey's father calls for child murders to be investigated as federal offenses

John Ramsey, the father of murdered JonBenet Ramsey, said Saturday that child killings should be investigated as felonies

New York group busts TV news anchor allegedly trying to meet underage boy for sex

A New York group that exposes child-sex predators online busted what appears to be a local TV anchor who was allegedly at the scene to meet with what he thought was a 15-year-old boy.

Sen. Menendez has message for Biden admin on Iran: 'No deal is better than a bad deal'

Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., wants the Biden administration to make sure Iran cannot obtain nuclear weapons, but warned that any new deal with the Islamic nation must come with strong terms that would actually keep them from doing so.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/sen-menendez-has-message-for-biden-admin-on-iran-no-deal-is-better-than-a-bad-deal

Rachel Levine says pediatricians all agree on importance of 'gender-affirming care' for children

Assistant Secretary of Health Rachel Levine claimed during a recent interview with NPR that “there is no argument” about “gender-affirming care” among pediatricians and doctors who specialize in adolescents.

source https://www.foxnews.com/politics/rachel-levine-no-argument-pediatricians-gender-care-adolescents

'Tattooed on my rear end!': Cruz mocks GOP candidates invoking Trump

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) pokes fun at candidates using their devotion to Trump as a platform in the Ohio Republican Senate nomination. CNN's Abby Phillip hosts a panel discussing the race that will act as an early test of Trump's influence over the GOP in this year's midterm elections.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2022/05/01/cruz-sot-ohio-primary-race-trump-endorsement-vance-ip-vpx.cnn

Mayorkas responds to new disinformation board being compared to '1984'

Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas discusses the newly announced disinformation governance board with CNN's Dana Bash.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2022/05/01/disinformation-governance-board-alejandro-mayorkas-bash-sotu-vpx.cnn

Utah construction worker rescued after being fully buried at site, fire officials say

A Utah construction worker was rescued after being "completely buried" in an apparent accident on Monday evening, authorities sai...