California is releasing some murderers due to COVID-19. Some say it should free more

Condemned inmates are not eligible for COVID-19 emergency release, while those serving life sentences without possibility of parole can be freed only if the governor grants clemency. California has more than 5,000 people who are serving life sentences without the possibility of parole, including about 200 women — the largest such population in the country, […]

Blackmon eleva promedio a .500, en triunfo de Rockies

Charlie Blackmon, de los Rockies de Colorado, comienza a correr tras conectar un sencillo ante los Diamondbacks de Arizona, el martes 11 de agosto de 2020 (AP Foto/David Zalubowski)

Portia de Rossi seen walking with her mom after she confirms Ellen DeGeneres will continue doing her show as she says embattled spouse is ‘doing great’ amid allegations of toxic workplace and cruel behavior toward non-celebs

Her character also came under fire in late March after a series of tweets from comic Kevin T. Porter (linked to a charity drive for the Los Angeles Food Bank), who requested his followers post ‘insane’ tales of ‘Ellen being mean,’ which blew up on social media with ample feedback.

Obama’s Highly Political Economy Speech

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Sometimes a speech is designed to really do something — to uplift, to rally, to comfort or heal, to lay out fresh plans and gird for a fight. And sometimes is more a part of a longer-term political-messaging strategy. Speaking in Galesburg, Illinois, Obama on Wednesday gave an economic speech designed to signal […]

Blackmon raises batting average to .500, Rockies top Arizona

The Diamondbacks traded INF Ildemaro Vargas to the Minnesota Twins in exchange for cash. Vargas had been designated for assignment by Arizona last Thursday. UP NEXT Arizona RHP Luke Weaver (0-3, 12.19 ERA) returns to the mound seeking his first win of the season. He’ll face RHP Antonio Senzatela (3-0, 2.65 ERA), who will be […]

Márquez Strikes Out 9, Rockies Beat Giants 5-2

Giants: LHP Drew Smyly (sprained left index finger) will stay in San Francisco for physical therapy. He won’t throw for at least a week. … RHP Trevor Cahill (right index fingernail) is scheduled to throw a simulated game in Sacramento at the end of the week. … The Giants are targeting a simulated game for […]

Georgia Candidate Who Reportedly Supported QAnon Conspiracy Wins GOP Runoff

“She is the antithesis of the Republican party. And she’s not conservative – she’s crazy,” he said, according to Politico, warning that Democrats would use her remarks to boost fundraising for their candidates in House races across the country as well.

‘Action Will Be Taken’: McCarthy Promises Repercussions For Steve King’s Remarks

King told The New York Times in an interview that he didn’t understand how “white supremacist” or “white nationalist” were offensive terms. It was the latest in a history of inflammatory comments by King, and one that has him in hot water with his party. (RELATED: Steve King Wants To Know How ‘White Supremacist’ Became Offensive)

Iowa GOP Rep Steve King Says He Will Run For Reelection After Losing Committee Seats

“Steve’s remarks are beneath the dignity of the Party of Lincoln and the United States of America. His comments call into question whether he will treat all Americans equally, without regard for race and ethnicity. House Republicans are clear: We are all in this together, as fellow citizens equal before God and the law. As […]

Senate Effort To Rename Office Building After John McCain Has Stalled

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell put forth an alternative to a resolution, proposing at the time to assemble a bipartisan “official group” that would “bring together ideas from current members, former colleagues, and friends” to determine how to honor McCain.