The MyPillow tycoon has lost business pumping up Trump conspiracy theories, and probably lost his chance at a political future. But he believes he’s on a divine mission to overturn the election—and he’s not alone.
The former president insists he has offers from two of the “most prestigious publishing houses.” None of the major five said they extended one.
New York City, NYPosted byNewsweek
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) warned that any potential investigation into former Attorney General Bill Barr in relation to reports that the Department of Justice under former President Donald Trump obtained metadata on two members of Congress risks turning into a "witch hunt." McConnell spoke from the floor of...
Congress & CourtsPosted byThe Independent
A former Mississippi lawmaker’s body was discovered in the same spot where her sister-in-law was found dead last year, days after the politician vowed to seek justice in the case of her relative.Ashley Henley, 40, a former Republican, was found dead from a gunshot wound on Sunday night in Yalobusha County, the North Mississippi Herald reported.Assistant District Attorney Steven Jubera said in a statement that the gunshot was “non-accidental” and they are investigating the case as a homicide.Henley appeared to have been mowing grass in her lawn near the trailer where the burned body of her sister-in-law, Kristina Michelle Jones,...
Texas StatePosted byNewsweek
On Monday, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) issued a Conservation Alert and asked Texans to reduce their electricity use, prompting jokes and memes about Republican Senator Ted Cruz fleeing the state. In February, Texas experienced power outages during a winter storm, leaving millions of Texans without power or...
The Young and the Restless spoilers document that Ashland Locke’s (Richard Burgi) admission that he has a terminal cancer diagnosis surely changes the direction of his storyline. However, modern science and daytime preference can allow the Lockeness Monster to live indefinitely. It’s fair to insert another alternative, considering the recent...
Presidential ElectionPosted byCNN
New emails show how Trump and his allies pressured Justice Department to try to challenge 2020 election results
(CNN) — New emails from Justice Department and White House officials show how President Donald Trump's allies pressured then-acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen to consider false and outlandish allegations that the 2020 election had been stolen at the same time that Rosen was being elevated to lead the Justice Department in December 2020.
Fiona Hill, the Russia expert who testified during Trump's first impeachment, is helping Biden prep for his first meeting with Putin, report says
President Joe Biden is preparing to meet Wednesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin for the first time as commander in chief.
Violent CrimesPosted byThe Independent
A Georgia supermarket worker was shot and killed following an argument over a face mask, authorities have said.The shooter entered a store in DeKalb County shortly after 1.10pm on Monday, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) said.While checking out, investigators said the suspect got into a dispute with the cashier about his Covid face covering.He then left the supermarket without paying for his items but returned a short time later with a handgun.The suspect then shot the cashier. He then began firing at an off-duty DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office (DKSO) deputy who had been attempting to intervene.Two officers exchanged gunfire...
In those states, Republicans hold the governorship and the legislature, giving them the power to take aim at abortion access, trans rights, voting and gun safety. Democrats across the US cheered last month, as Texas legislators staged a walkout from the statehouse to block the passage of a Republican bill that would enact a number of restrictions on voting access.
California StatePosted byNewsweek
Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, California is "fully reopening" on Tuesday. From June 15, COVID-19 restrictions, such as capacity limits and social distancing requirements, will be lifted for most businesses and activities. Fully vaccinated people will no longer be required to wear masks in most settings, apart from a few...
Washington StatePosted byFox News
A Washington state man is accused of firing two rounds into a person attempting to steal his truck’s catalytic converter and then dragging the victim, who was still alive, and leaving him in a nearby field to die. King 5, citing court documents, reported that the incident occurred at about...
Las Vegas, NVPosted byIndy100
Disturbing footage circulated online shows a pest control salesman brutally kicking a cat. The incident was captured on a Ring doorbell camera outside a home in Las Vegas last month. In the clip, the young worker can be seen approaching the doorstep of the house as the black cat follows...
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The Bold and the Beautiful spoilers indicate that in Los Angeles Quinn Fuller (Rena Sofer) may find herself in a who’s the daddy storyline. Quinn has gotten herself into a tough predicament in recent months. After experiencing marital problems with her husband Eric Forrester (John McCook), Quinn sought comfort from Carter Walton (Lawrence Saint-Victor). At first, Quinn and Carter started off as friends with her confiding in him about her marriage. Before long Quinn and Carter’s friendship turned into an affair.
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Woman’s alleged killer in murder-suicide received Navy burial and honors. Her family wants his body out of veterans’ cemetery.
Courtney Renee Dwyer — a 28-year-old mother of three — was found shot to death on March 23 in the back seat of a car in Newport News. A man who lived in that neighborhood, 54-year-old Gregory Lavon Curtis, was found dead on the pavement, just outside the sedan. The...
CelebritiesPosted byThe Independent
Piers Morgan has advised the Duke and Duchess of Sussex to “pipe down” as he says the public are “sick of their yapping”.The broadcaster appeared on Fox News’ Hannity Show on Monday to accuse Harry and Meghan of “trading off” on their royal titles in order to secure deals with streaming services such as Netflix, Apple TV and Spotify.He told host Sean Hannity that people were tired of hearing the couple “whine” about their lives following their explosive interview with Oprah Winfrey and Harry’s subsequent documentary series on Apple TV Plus.Morgan said: “I think it’s time those two gave...
Former “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart says he believes the coronavirus pandemic originated in a lab in Wuhan, China. “I honestly mean this: I think we owe a great debt of gratitude to science,” Stewart began on Stephen Colbert’s “Late Show” on Monday night. “Science has in many ways helped ease the suffering of this pandemic ― which was more than likely caused by science.”
The Black woman dragged from a Washington, D.C. bar by her hair says management has A LOT more work to do to be good in her book ... starting with contrition, and a heart-to-heart on race. Keisha Young's attorney, Brandon Burrell, tells TMZ ... his client feels she was singled...
ShoppingPosted byThe Independent
Amazon has officially announced the start date for its annual Prime Day sale for 2021 and there’s now just days until the main shopping event. Traditionally held in early summer, Amazon Prime Day is one of the internet’s biggest sales, offering customers a huge range of discounts on everything from TVs and tablets to coffee machines. Last year, it was postponed from its usual slot in July to October in order to better support the safety of employees during the coronavirus pandemic, leaving many shoppers wondering if the event will go ahead in 2021. But now, the company has confirmed that...
An “appalling” Massachusetts man allegedly raped a 74-year-old woman at a senior living facility, in keeping with studies. Giani Morales, 27, was arraigned Wednesday in a Milford courtroom on expenses together with sexual assault, house invasion and housebreaking in Tuesday’s assault at Surfside Flats in West Haven, the Connecticut Put up reported.