Black leaders, DNC blast Trump for ‘racist’ comments
Black leaders are condemning former President Trump’s recent comments about Black voters as “racist.” Speaking at the Black Conservative Federation (BCF) annual gala in South Carolina on Friday, Trump said his legal woes have earned him the support of Black voters around the country. “I got indicted for nothing, for something that is nothing,” Trump told…
Illinois judge who reversed rape conviction removed from bench after panel finds he circumvented law
CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois judge who sparked outrage by reversing a man’s rape conviction involving a 16-year-old girl has been removed from the bench after a judicial oversight body found he circumvented the law and engaged in misconduct. The Illinois Courts Commission removed Adams County Judge Robert...
Chief enforcer of US gun laws fears Americans may become numb to violence with each mass shooting
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — The head of the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives says he fears that a drumbeat of mass shootings and other gun violence across the United States could make Americans numb to the bloodshed, fostering apathy to finding solutions rather than galvanizing communities to act.
Vigil held for nonbinary Oklahoma teenager who died following a school bathroom fight
EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — More than two dozen people gathered at an Oklahoma church for a vigil for Nex Benedict, a nonbinary teenager who died one day after a fight in a high school bathroom. The vigil at All Saints Episcopal Church in McAlester was organized by the McAlester...
Amy Schumer diagnosed with Cushing syndrome after critics commented on her appearance
Amy Schumer realized she was experiencing a health issue after trolls criticized her appearance earlier this month, and she was later diagnosed with Cushing syndrome.
Bob Costas rips into Trump supporters, calling them a ‘toxic cult’ and ex-president a ‘loathsome’ ‘monster’
Veteran sports journalist Bob Costa ripped into former President Trump and President Biden during a recent appearance on CNN's "Smerconish."
Travis Kelce Reportedly Lands in Las Vegas After Whirlwind Australia Trip
Travis Kelce appears to be back stateside ... landing in Las Vegas early Saturday morning -- after a whirlwind weekend down under.
Border Patrol releases hundreds of migrants at a bus stop after San Diego runs out of aid money
SAN DIEGO — Hundreds of migrants were dropped off Friday at a San Diego bus stop instead of at a reception center that had been serving as a staging area because it ran out of local funding sooner than expected, showing how even the largest city on the country’s southern border is struggling to cope with the unprecedented influx of people.
‘Part older brother, part loving father’: Warren Buffett insists his departed vice chair, Charlie Munger, was the ‘architect’ of Berkshire Hathaway all along
Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett wrote in his annual letter that Charlie Munger was the firm’s “architect" while he was the "general contractor." Warren Buffett, in his first annual letter to shareholders since Charlie Munger’s death, credited his longtime partner for “being the architect” of Berkshire Hathaway.
Oklahoma student describes school fight the day before their death in new video
An Oklahoma student who died the day after a fight at school told police they threw water at three students who had been bullying them and that the students responded by beating them, according to video police released Friday. The student who died, Nex Benedict, is seen in the video...