‘They’re not here to hurt me’

‘They’re not here to hurt me’

Ex-White House aide Cassidy Hutchinson on Tuesday testified that former President Trump and his former chief of staff Mark Meadows were both told attendees at a Jan. 6, 2021, rally had weapons, and that Trump was frustrated that those with weapons were turned away. Hutchinson, a former top aide to Meadows, told the House committee … Read more

Texas Gov. Abbott lauded his state’s efforts to ‘secure the border.’ Hours later, he blamed Biden after dozens of migrants were found dead in a semi-truck.

Texas Gov.  Abbott lauded his state’s efforts to ‘secure the border.’  Hours later, he blamed Biden after dozens of migrants were found dead in a semi-truck.

Gov. Greg AbbottALLISON DINNER / AFP via Getty Images At least 50 migrants were found dead in the back of a truck near San Antonio, Texas, on Monday. Texas Gov. Abbott blamed Biden for the tragedy, slamming his “deadly open border policies.” An hour before the discovery, Abbott praised his state’s work to secure the … Read more

Survivors at South Africa bar where 21 people died say they were choking on a mysterious substance that smelled like tear gas or pepper spray

Survivors at South Africa bar where 21 people died say they were choking on a mysterious substance that smelled like tear gas or pepper spray

Forensic personnel carry a body out of a bar in the city of East London, South Africa.STR / AFP via Getty Images At least 21 people were mysteriously found dead in a bar in South Africa on Sunday. Survivors said they had choked on a substance, with one saying it smelled like tear gas or … Read more

Clarence Thomas dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism that he does not ask enough questions during Supreme Court oral arguments: book

Clarence Thomas dismisses ‘ridiculous’ criticism that he does not ask enough questions during Supreme Court oral arguments: book

Associate Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas.AP Photo / Patrick Semansky Clarence Thomas dismissed criticism that he is not vocal enough during Supreme Court oral arguments. “If you look at the history of the Court, the Court was a very quiet Court,” he said in a new book. Thomas, a pillar of the six-member conservative bloc, … Read more

13 daring looks celebrities wore on the BET Awards red carpet

Saucy Santana, Lizzo, and Summer Walker at the BET Awards.Paras Griffin / Getty Images, Momodu Mansaray / WireImage The BET Awards, which celebrate Black entertainers, took place in Los Angeles Sunday. Lizzo, Saucy Santana, and Blac Chyna attended the event in daring gowns and striking suits. Plunging necklines and vibrant tailoring proved popular on the … Read more

As LIV Golf adds more names, former Ryder Cup captains Jim Furyk and Bernhard Langer weigh in on the controversial league.

LIV Golf has shaken up the sport, with several former PGA Tour players leaving for the Saudi-backed upstart league. Players that leave for LIV Golf have already had their PGA Tour status revoked, and will likely not be playing in the Ryder Cup any time soon. Former Ryder Cup captains weighed in on the new … Read more

‘These deaths are on Biden’

After authorities found an 18-wheeler that carried up to 100 individuals abandoned in San Antonio, including at least 46 individuals who were deceased, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott blames President Joe Biden and his immigration policies. In a tweet, Abbott said Monday evening’s discovery rests squarely on Biden. “At Least 42 People Found Dead Inside Truck … Read more

Hong Kong burnishes China ties as luster as global hub fades

HONG KONG (AP) – Every few generations, Hong Kong transforms itself, evolving from a swampy fishing village to 19th century colonial port, to capitalist outpost and factory after China’s 1949 revolution, to 21st century financial center. As the former British colony marks the 25th anniversary of its return to China, reeling from pandemic curbs that … Read more