“That’s What He Was Getting At”: White House Tries To Explain Why Donald Trump Retweeted Chuck Woolery’s Claim That “Everyone Is Lying” About Coronavirus

Andrew Bates, director of rapid response for Joe Biden’s presidential campaign said, “Infections in the United States have skyrocketed, surpassing every other country in the world by far, specifically because of Trump’s refusal to listen to science. The president’s disgusting attempt to pass the buck by blaming the top infectious disease expert in the country […]

N.C. Republicans try again to dislodge voter ID from courts

Even if the motion filed Thursday is granted, a photo ID requirement for the November election still appears to be a long shot. Such a decision likely would be appealed. Two other voter ID lawsuits are pending, and a federal judge also blocked the voter ID implementation last December.

Lady A singer says country band tried to use her ‘love of God’ to get her to give up rights

“I first heard about Lady Antebellum’s planned name change after they went public on June 11, 2020, at which point I was shocked and taken aback. During initial calls with the members of the band — Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley, and Dave Haywood — I hoped that we could reach an agreement that left both […]

Boy, 13, to be tried as adult ‘for shooting dead brother, 9, in game of cops and robbers’

A GoFundMe account has been set up to help the family with their legal fees and funeral expenses along with counselling for the other children in the family including the boys’ three sisters.  

iOS 14 public beta is here – and it’s your first chance to try it out

How to download the iOS 14 developer betaHow to download the macOS 11 Big Sur developer previewHow to download the tvOS 14 developer betaMost of those public betas – iOS 14, iPadOS 14, macOS 11 Big Sur, and tvOS 14 – are available today, though at the time of writing, the watchOS 7 public beta […]

Dad hit by waves after getting leg trapped in rocks as he tried to rescue his child

Sam Stockdale, senior maritime operations officer from HM Coastguard, said on Sunday: “It’s such good news that this man has been freed. We often talk about how training matters between the various frontline responders and today has shown just why it does.

Four men charged for trying to tear down Andrew Jackson statue in DC

“Lee Michael Cantrell, 47, of Virginia; Connor Matthew Judd, 20, of Washington, D.C.; Ryan Lane, 37, of Maryland; and Graham Lloyd, 37, of Maine, were charged by criminal complaint yesterday with destruction of federal property,” Acting U.S. Attorney Michael R. Sherwin said in a statement. 

Epstein confidant Ghislaine Maxwell tried to flee during arrest and had phone wrapped in foil, prosecutors say

British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell ignored the orders of FBI agents during her arrest on sex-trafficking charges, prosecutors said Monday as they urged a U.S. judge to deny her bail request. Attorneys for the Southern District of New York said in a court filing that agents had to breach the front door of the 58-year-old’s home […]

When Shah Rukh Khan tried to woo Jackie Chan into starring in Ra.One, but failed

In 2015, Shah Rukh shared a picture of Jackie with actor Sonu Sood, and wrote on Twitter, “Two of my absolutely favourite men in the world. Way to go Sonu and please tell Jackie I want to come and see him.” This time he received nearly 5000 replies. And in 2019, he participated in an […]

Investigation finds accused tried to contact 6 southern Rajasthan MLAs

Interestingly, the state Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Saturday lodged a complaint against three independent MLAs and the charges against them were that they were luring the MLAs of Dungapur, Udaipur and Banswara before Rajya Sabha elections to de-stabilize the government.