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THE STATE OF THE UNION? WE'LL KNOW IN 21 MONTHS

At some point Tuesday night, Joe Biden will pause, take a breath, narrow his eyes and fix them on the camera, and say in his best stentorian...

WHAT WERE THE MIAMI POLICE THINKING WITH THAT “BLACK HISTORY MONTH” COP CAR?

On Thursday, in the dawn of Black History Month and amid nationwide calls for police reform after another flashpoint of police brutality...

 
 
 

ELON MUSK SAYS TWITTER WILL SHARE AD REVENUE WITH PEOPLE WHO PAY HIM

Elon Musk seems to be scrambling to make more money at Twitter, as the company this week unveiled a series of plans aimed to cut costs...

THE BIDEN ADMINISTRATION HAS BEEN VERY GOOD FOR BIG OIL

Four of the country's biggest oil companies-Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Exxon and Shell- reported record profits last year. Shell made...

 
 
 

“SHOOT DOWN THE BALLOON!”: REPUBLICANS LOSE THEIR MINDS OVER REPORTED CHINESE SPY BALLOON

Republicans are lashing out at President Joe Biden, urging him to shoot down what is believed to be a Chinese spy balloon that has...

YOUTUBE CONTRACTORS LEAD FIRST STRIKE IN GOOGLE HISTORY

On Friday, in Austin, Texas, over 40 YouTube Music contractors are striking in what is believed to be the first time a group of Google...

 
 
 

THIS PARLIAMENTARY MANEUVER WILL NOT SAVE US FROM A DEBT CEILING BREACH

After weeks of posturing, President Joe Biden and Speaker Kevin McCarthy met on Wednesday to discuss the debt limit. As the debt ceiling...

HOUSE MEMBERS WASTE OUR TIME AND MONEY TO PASS BILL “DENOUNCING THE HORRORS OF SOCIALISM”

In a country ailed by the callousness of capitalism-as people are subject to a continual stream of mass shootings , ruthless police...

 
 
 

OF COURSE JOE MANCHIN IS TEAMING UP WITH TED CRUZ TO DEFEND GAS STOVES

Senator Joe Manchin plans to introduce a bill Thursday that would prevent the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission from banning...

HOUSE REPUBLICANS BRAZENLY OUST ILHAN OMAR FROM FOREIGN AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

House Republicans have succeeded in their shameless campaign to eject Representative Ilhan Omar from the House Foreign Affairs Committee-one...

 
 
 

BRANDON CRONENBERG'S DADDY ISSUES

Buy a ticket to Infinity Pool and you'll see: a convertible Cadillac careening full speed into an old man; Alexander Skarsgård stroked...

NEW COLLEGE OF FLORIDA PRESIDENT KICKED OUT, REPLACED WITH DESANTIS ALLY

The president of the New College of Florida was forced out by a board of trustees stacked with appointees of Governor Ron DeSantis...

 
 
 

MRBEAST'S GIFT OF VISION IS NICE! BUT ONE GUY SHOULDN'T HAVE TO DO IT

It's really great when people's lives are made better, but mass uplift should not be subject to the goodwill or charity of a few. This...

BENJAMIN NETANYAHU SAYS NOT TO GET “HUNG UP” ON PEACE

As Israel continues to escalate its violent campaign against Palestinains, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu joined CNN's Jake...

 
 
 

DID THE FBI'S CHARLES MCGONIGAL HELP THROW THE 2016 ELECTION TO TRUMP?

In the course of writing two books on Donald Trump's ties to Russia, the same question occurred to me again and again: How is it possible...

WHEN YOU'RE SENTENCED FOR A CRIME THAT EVEN A JURY AGREES YOU DIDN'T COMMIT

Imagine that you are arrested tomorrow and charged with two separate crimes. You put up a robust legal defense and even manage to persuade...

 
 
 

THE URGENCY OF POLICE REFORM IS AT THE MERCY OF A DIVIDED CONGRESS

The killing of Tyre Nichols, the 29-year-old who died from his injuries after being brutally beaten by Memphis police officers, has...

THE VANISHING OF BIDEN'S BIODIVERSITY AGENDA

In the 1980s, millions of monarch butterflies fluttered across North America, migrating north and east from California and even parts...

 
 
 

RON DESANTIS VOWS TO DEFUND DIVERSITY PROGRAMS AT FLORIDA UNIVERSITIES

Florida officials are on a tear to block school programs that they deem too “ woke .” Governor Ron DeSantis announced Tuesday he plans...

TRUMP PLEADS THE FIFTH MORE THAN 400 TIMES IN NEW YORK FRAUD CASE, DEPOSITION VIDEO SHOWS

Video released Tuesday by CBS News shows Donald Trump invoking the Fifth Amendment hundreds of times during his deposition last summer...

 
 
 



Lizzo desperately tries to spot Beyoncé in the 2023 Grammys crowd

Lizzo desperately tries to spot Beyoncé in the 2023 Grammys crowd

The audience learned that Beyoncé had not yet arrived at the event as she was caught in traffic and missed being awarded the Grammy for Best R&B song. Read more ...

Florida cat given away by owner for being ‘too affectionate' finds new home

Florida cat given away by owner for being ‘too affectionate' finds new home

A Florida pet owner surrendered her cat to the Humane Society of Broward County late last month because the cat, known as Jerry, was too affectionate, according to reports. Read more ...

Ukraine issues demands to Israel - media

Ukraine issues demands to Israel - media

Kiev wants money and public condemnation of Moscow Ukraine has laid out a set of requests to “test” Israel's support and commitments during a planned visit of foreign minister... Read more ...

A defect in a rail car axle caused the massive Ohio train wreck...

A defect in a rail car axle caused the massive Ohio train wreck, investigators say

The smoldering tangle of cars, some carrying hazardous materials, kept an evacuation order in effect in an area near the Ohio-Pennsylvania border. Read more ...

Dave Chappelle's Grammy Win for 'Transphobic' Netflix Special Slammed

Chappelle's controversial special "The Closer" sparked backlash at the time of its release for comments he made about transgender women. Read more ...

Aurora police shooting: Man armed with knives critically injured after...

Officials said officers' attempts to deescalate the situation were unsuccessful. Read more ...

Here's what you need to know about the earthquake

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Knicks pull off their biggest comeback of the season, beat 76ers

Evan Fournier got an unexpected chance and ran with it. With RJ Barrett a late scratch because of a non-COVID illness, Fournier, normally out of the rotation, was the backup... Read more ...

Neil Howard clears injury hurdle and soars to pole vault win at the state...

TROY - Some of the best athletes in Section II pour their focus into one sport. Taconic Hills junior star Neil Howard does not subscribe to that philosophy. To those that know... Read more ...

Lizzo Performs “About Damn Time” and “Special” at the 2023 Grammys: Watch

Her latest LP, Special, got nominated for Album of the Year Read more ...