Sharon Stone Tweets: ‘Trump Fears Next Election Will be Decided by Americans’

Actress Sharon Stone took to Twitter to share an image with her nearly 200,000 followers claiming that President Donald Trump is afraid that the November election will be “decided by Americans.” “Trump fears next election will be decided by Americans,” reads the imagine Stone tweeted on Monday. The Basic Instinct actress didn’t clarify or caption her … Continue reading Sharon Stone Tweets: ‘Trump Fears Next Election Will be Decided by Americans’

GOP Closing Voter Registration Gaps in Key Swing States

Republicans are closing the voter registration gaps in key swing states, according to the Trump Victory data obtained by Axios. While Democrats hold an advantage in voter registrations in several key states, the Trump campaign and Republican National Committee are closing the gap, registering 100,000 new voters prior to the upcoming election. Many of those new … Continue reading GOP Closing Voter Registration Gaps in Key Swing States

Why the U.S. Ranks So Poorly in Coronavirus Deaths Per Million

Respiratory therapist Casey White prepares to attend to a patient suffering from the coronavirus in the ICU at Scripps Mercy Hospital in Chula Vista, Calif., May 12, 2020. (Lucy Nicholson/Reuters) One of the more cringe-inducing exchanges in President Trump’s interview with Axios’s Jonathan Swan is when Swan says he’s examining the rate of U.S. deaths … Continue reading Why the U.S. Ranks So Poorly in Coronavirus Deaths Per Million

Gov. Newsom says Calif. weekly Covid-19 case average decreasing

FILE – California Gov. Gavin Newsom displays a face mask as he urges people to wear them to fight the spread of the coronavirus during a news conference in Rancho Cordova, Calif., Friday, June 26, 2020. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, Pool, File) OAN NewsroomUPDATED 8:18 AM PT — Tuesday, August 4, 2020 California Gov. Gavin Newsom … Continue reading Gov. Newsom says Calif. weekly Covid-19 case average decreasing

Karen Bass faces down past as questions mount over Cuba, Scientology, Nation of Islam events

Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., is tackling mounting questions about her past — on issues spanning her remarks about Cuba and Scientology as well as events affiliated with the Nation of Islam — amid renewed scrutiny due to her presence on presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s VP shortlist. “I’m not a socialist. I’m not a … Continue reading Karen Bass faces down past as questions mount over Cuba, Scientology, Nation of Islam events

Facebook removes pro-Trump ad aimed at Joe Biden, claiming false information

A pro-Trump ad was removed from Facebook after claims that it contained false information, Fox News has learned. America First Action PAC on Tuesday told Fox News that Facebook removed one of its ads, titled “On Hold,” which was placed in Arizona, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin on July 24. The ad was flagged by Politifact on July 29, according … Continue reading Facebook removes pro-Trump ad aimed at Joe Biden, claiming false information

NYC Health Commissioner Dr. Oxiris Barbot resigns over de Blasio’s handling of coronavirus pandemic: reports

New York City Health Commissioner Dr. Oxiris Barbot resigned from her post Tuesday, citing Mayor Bill de Blasio’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic in a critical letter. De Blasio confirmed that he received Barbot’s resignation letter before noon Tuesday, and appointed Dr. Dave A. Choksi as her replacement. The New York Times first reported that … Continue reading NYC Health Commissioner Dr. Oxiris Barbot resigns over de Blasio’s handling of coronavirus pandemic: reports

The Growing Threat to Religious Freedom in Health-Care Provision

Catholic hospitals around the country are on a collision course with the ACLU, the Democratic Party, and assorted social-justice secularists who insist that these religious institutions violate their own faith precepts in the provision of medical services. In Washington State, a proposed merger between a secular and Catholic hospital systems has brought down the ire … Continue reading The Growing Threat to Religious Freedom in Health-Care Provision

Seth Rogen Calls Trump a ‘White Supremacist’

Seth Rogen on Monday called President Donald Trump a “white supremacist” and accused Republican lawmakers of spreading “blatantly antisemitic propaganda” in an interview with the Israel’s left-wing Haaretz daily. Asked whether he agreed with the assessment that the U.S. no longer provided an “easy, soft life” for American Jews, Rogen responded: “The president is [a] white supremacist, so … Continue reading Seth Rogen Calls Trump a ‘White Supremacist’

Biden to ‘spend some time’ with vetted VP candidates in coming days, top official says

With the clock ticking, a leading adviser to presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden said the former vice president will use the next week or so to “spend some time” with the roughly half-dozen contenders who have made his shortlist for running mate. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, a co-chair of Biden’s running mate selection committee, said Tuesday in an interview with MSNBC that … Continue reading Biden to ‘spend some time’ with vetted VP candidates in coming days, top official says

Trump targets ‘false’ ads from Big Pharma, says he is first president ‘to take them on’

President Trump on Tuesday slammed “false” ads from the pharmaceutical industry following his executive order to lower prescription drug prices last month, saying he is “the first” president to “take them on.” “Big Pharma is taking ads against me because I am MASSIVELY lowering your drug prices, which is obviously not good for them,” Trump tweeted Tuesday. … Continue reading Trump targets ‘false’ ads from Big Pharma, says he is first president ‘to take them on’

Obama Snubs Ocasio-Cortez in First Wave of 2020 Endorsements

Former President Barack Obama unveiled a list of 2020 endorsements, backing dozens of progressives but prominently failing to formally endorse “Squad” leader Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY). “I’m proud to endorse this diverse and hopeful collection of thoughtful, empathetic, and highly qualified Democrats,” Obama wrote on social media, providing a list of his first wave of … Continue reading Obama Snubs Ocasio-Cortez in First Wave of 2020 Endorsements

Flight From the Cities: Home Prices See Fastest Monthly Gain Since 2013

The summer of strength for the U.S. housing market was highlighted Tuesday by a surge in home prices in June, CoreLogic said Tuesday. CoreLogic said home prices nationwide increased year over year by 4.9 percent in June 2020 compared with June 2019 and increased month over month by 1 percent in June 2020 compared with … Continue reading Flight From the Cities: Home Prices See Fastest Monthly Gain Since 2013

Nolte: CNN’s April Ryan ‘Cannot Wait’ to See ‘Police’ Remove Trump from White House

“I cannot wait” to watch “police and armed forces trying to pull Donald Trump out of the White House,” an unhinged April Ryan blurted out over the weekend. “There’s going to be a split-screen on Jan. 20, 2021. If Joe Biden is now going to be the 46th president of the United States, you will have him being inaugurated and watching … Continue reading Nolte: CNN’s April Ryan ‘Cannot Wait’ to See ‘Police’ Remove Trump from White House

Black-owned businesses more vulnerable to coronavirus crisis, NY Fed says

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S., October 4, 2019. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri August 4, 2020 By Jonnelle Marte (Reuters) – Black-owned U.S. businesses have failed at a disproportionately higher rate than those owned by whites during the coronavirus epidemic possibly because they … Continue reading Black-owned businesses more vulnerable to coronavirus crisis, NY Fed says

ESPN’s Dan Le Batard Posts Poll: ‘Is it Funny that the Guy Who Refused to Kneel Immediately Blew Out His Knee’

ESPN radio show host Dan Le Batard jumped to Twitter on Monday to ask if it was funny that the first NBA player who refused to kneel for the anthem, Jonathan Issacs, got a brutal ACL injury on Sunday. Issacs, who refused to wear a Black Lives Matter t-shirt and would not take a knee … Continue reading ESPN’s Dan Le Batard Posts Poll: ‘Is it Funny that the Guy Who Refused to Kneel Immediately Blew Out His Knee’

President Trump signs order expanding telehealth services

President Donald Trump speaks during a briefing with reporters in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, Monday, Aug. 3, 2020, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon) OAN NewsroomUPDATED 7:53 AM PT — Tuesday, August 4, 2020 President Trump signed an executive order highlighting the administration’s health care initiatives. Monday’s order seeks to improve … Continue reading President Trump signs order expanding telehealth services

U.S. Factory Orders Rise More Than Expected, Signaling Manufacturing Recovery

New orders for U.S.-made goods moved higher for the second consecutive month in June, suggesting the manufacturing sector is on steadier footing and rebounding after the coronavirus shutdowns. The Commerce Department said on Tuesday factory orders increased 6.2 percent. Economists had expected a more modest rise of less than 5 percent in June after May’s … Continue reading U.S. Factory Orders Rise More Than Expected, Signaling Manufacturing Recovery

Atlanta Mayor Bottoms: ‘Delusional’ Trump ‘Has Done Nothing for African-Americans’

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms (D) on Tuesday reacted to President Donald Trump’s interview with Axios discussing recently deceased Rep. John Lewis (D-GA). Trump in the interview noted Lewis’ efforts for civil rights and also highlighted his own work for the black community by telling Axios, “Nobody has done more for black Americans than I have.” … Continue reading Atlanta Mayor Bottoms: ‘Delusional’ Trump ‘Has Done Nothing for African-Americans’

Seth Rogen: ‘I Am Actively Trying to Make Less Things Starring White People’

Hollywood actor-producer Seth Rogen would like it to be known that he wants to see fewer white people both behind and in front of the camera. Rogen told Entertainment Weekly that he is making an effort to diversify the ranks of people he works with in Hollywood, after years of failing to do so. “I mean … Continue reading Seth Rogen: ‘I Am Actively Trying to Make Less Things Starring White People’

President Trump: Democrats want to bail out cities & states

President Donald Trump speaks during a briefing with reporters in the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House, Monday, Aug. 3, 2020, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon) OAN NewsroomUPDATED 7:13 AM PT — Tuesday, August 4, 2020 President Trump has suggested that Democrats are hijacking stimulus negotiations. While speaking to reporters on Monday, he … Continue reading President Trump: Democrats want to bail out cities & states

Trump set to sign landmark Great American Outdoors Act

President Trump is set to sign the Great American Outdoors Act on Tuesday morning – bipartisan legislation that’s been heralded as the most significant conservation bill in a generation. The president, Vice President Pence, Interior Secretary David Bernhardt, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue and Sens. Steve Daines, R-Mont., and Cory Gardner, R-Colo., are all expected to give remarks prior to the signing. … Continue reading Trump set to sign landmark Great American Outdoors Act

House Intel Committee opens probe into DHS involvement in Portland

FILE – In this June 30, 2020, file photo Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, right, listens as Rep. Eliot Engel, D-N.Y., Chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill, after a meeting at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File) … Continue reading House Intel Committee opens probe into DHS involvement in Portland

Israeli leaders locked in budget battle as economic crisis deepens

FILE PHOTO: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issues a statement at the Israeli Defense Ministry in Tel Aviv, Israel with the Alternate PM and Defence Minister Benny Gantz July 27 2020, following the high tensions with the Lebanese militant group of Hezbollah at the Israeli-Lebanon border. Tal Shahar/Pool via REUTERS August 4, 2020 By Steven … Continue reading Israeli leaders locked in budget battle as economic crisis deepens

Why Do Some Biden Supporters Want No Debates This Autumn?

Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden departs after speaking about his plans to combat racial inequality at a campaign event in Wilmington, Del., July 28, 2020. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) Why is there this sudden enthusiasm for canceling the presidential debates? Tom Friedman, back on July 7: “Biden should declare that he will take … Continue reading Why Do Some Biden Supporters Want No Debates This Autumn?

Exclusive: Border Wall Construction Crew Caught Smuggling from Mexico in Texas

On July 20 at approximately 5:30 am local time, Border Patrol agents assigned to the Rio Grande City Station observed a pickup truck near the Rio Grande in Fronton. The vehicle was spotted parking near a new wall construction site. Several individuals were seen loading items onto the back of the truck and then proceeded … Continue reading Exclusive: Border Wall Construction Crew Caught Smuggling from Mexico in Texas