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Fri, 24 Sep 2021 16:37:03 EDT

Autopsy: Actor Michael K. Williams Died of Drug Intoxication

Actor Michael K. Williams died of acute drug intoxication in what New York City's medical examiner said Friday was an accidental death.Williams, known for playing Omar Little on "The Wire" and an Emmy Award nominee this year, had fentanyl, parafluorofentanyl, heroin and...


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 16:15:13 EDT

Rep. Greene Gets in Capitol Steps Shouting Match With Dems

Georgia Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene engaged in a shouting match with her liberal Democrat counterparts on the steps of the U.S. Capitol on Friday, trading barbs over abortion and the border crisis. The freshman Republican exchanged salvos, particularly with Reps. Debbie...


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 15:57:22 EDT

House Dems Ask Cyber Ninjas CEO to Testify on Arizona Audit

A group of top ranking House Democrats have asked the chief executive of Cyber Ninjas, the firm conducting a review of the 2020 presidential election in Arizona, to testify before Congress next month, The Hill reports.In a letter to Cyber Ninjas CEO Doug Logan, House...


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 15:52:58 EDT

Biden Says Budget Talks Hit 'Stalemate,' Concedes $3.5T May Take a While

President Joe Biden said Friday that talks over his $3.5 trillion rebuilding plan have hit a "stalemate" in Congress as he made the case for his expansive effort to recast the nation's tax and spending programs and make what he sees as sweeping, overdue investments.Biden...


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 15:39:45 EDT

Cook Political Report: Virginia Governor's Race a Toss-up

The Virginia governor's race between Republican nominee Glenn Youngkin, a wealthy newcomer, and Democrat Terry McAuliffe, a former Virginia governor, is now a ''toss-up,'' according to the nonpartisan Cook Political Report. The state has steadily trended blue over the past...


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 15:29:26 EDT

Officials: All Migrants Are Gone From Texas Border Camp

No migrants remained Friday at the Texas border encampment where almost 15,000 people - most of them Haitians - had converged just days earlier seeking asylum, local and federal officials said.It's a dramatic change from last Saturday, when the number peaked as migrants...


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 15:05:11 EDT

Sen. Cotton: 'Disgraceful' That Biden Blames Border Patrol for Controversy

It is "disgraceful" that President Joe Biden is blaming Border Patrol horse patrol agents for the tense situation at the border, Sen. Tom Cotton said Friday after Biden's warning that the agents "will pay" for their actions after photos surfaced of the confrontations...


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 14:47:59 EDT

Trump Attorney to Newsmax: Twitter Rule Doesn't Apply to Former President

John Coale, an attorney for former President Donald Trump, told Newsmax that a loophole in Twitter's terms of service could open the door to restoring his account on the giant social media platform...


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 14:35:13 EDT

Judge Warns Trump Org to Follow Subpoenas

A New York judge has warned the Trump Organization not to delay in complying with subpoenas New York Attorney General Letitia James issued in relation to an ongoing civil probe of the company...


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 14:18:16 EDT

Rep. Crenshaw: Biden Lying Over Border Patrol's Actions at Del Rio

Rep. Dan Crenshaw Friday called President Joe Biden a liar over his comments about the Border Patrol's horse unit riders, saying that the president is only interested in holding the officers and nobody else...


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 13:59:12 EDT

R. Kelly's Fate Now in Jury's Hands in Sex Trafficking Trial

R. Kelly's fate is now in a jury's hands after weeks of lurid testimony in his sexual misconduct trial.A jury of seven men and five women began deliberating racketeering and sex trafficking charges against the R&B superstar Friday.


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 13:24:56 EDT

Texas Orders Audit of 2020 Election

The Texas Secretary of State's Office has announced a full forensic audit of the 2020 general election in four of the state's counties. On Thursday, former President Donald Trump had urged Texas officials...


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 12:58:55 EDT

Biden: Unvaccinated Americans 'Costing All of Us'

President Joe Biden hit out at unvaccinated Americans as hampering the country's economic recovery, saying "the refusal to get vaccinated have cost all of us," during a public address on Friday...


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 12:44:42 EDT

Texas to 'Limit Business' With Ben & Jerry's Over Israel Policy

The state of Texas announced Thursday that it will be limiting business with the Ben & Jerry's ice cream company and its parent company, Unilver.


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 12:27:59 EDT

US House Passes Abortion Rights Bill, Expected to Fail in Senate

The U.S. House of Representatives approved legislation on Friday to protect abortion services against growing Republican-backed state restrictions, including a Texas law that imposes a near-total ban on abortion, but it is unlikely to pass the Senate.


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 11:58:51 EDT

2 Co-hosts of 'The View' Test Positive for COVID Before Vice President Harris Appearance

"The View" co-hosts Sunny Hostin and Ana Navarro tested positive for COVID-19 minutes before Vice President Kamala Harris was set to conduct an in-studio interview Friday morning...


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 11:58:16 EDT

Trump Calls Reports on Arizona Audit 'Fake News'

Former President Donald Trump said Friday the election audit in Maricopa County, Arizona, "has uncovered significant and undeniable evidence of fraud." "Huge findings in Arizona!" he said...


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 11:42:59 EDT

Officials: All Migrants Are Gone from Texas Border Camp

The top elected official in the Texas border county where thousands of Haitian migrants camped in recent days says only 225 migrants remain.


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 11:35:02 EDT

Dr. Gottlieb: CDC's Booster Decision Like Initial 'Byzantine' Rulings on Vaccines

The decisions from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on who is eligible for COVID-19 booster shots are reminiscent of what happened during the initial authorization of the vaccines...


Fri, 24 Sep 2021 11:23:32 EDT

Ex-Trump Trade Chief Lighthizer to Lead Trade Policy Group

American First Policy Institute has added former President Donald Trump's U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer to its team as chairman of the Center for American Trade...