Wed, 24 Jul 2024 21:22:13 EDT

US Military Intercepts Russian, Chinese Aircraft

The U.S. military said on Wednesday that it had intercepted two Russian and two Chinese military aircraft operating in the Alaska Air Defense Identification Zone, although they stayed in international airspace.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 20:39:30 EDT

Murdoch, Children Fight Over Succession: NY Times

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch is engaged in a legal battle against three of his children to ensure that his eldest son and chosen successor, Lachlan Murdoch, will remain in charge of his media empire, The New York Times reported on Wednesday.The elder Murdoch is trying to...

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 20:18:32 EDT

Trump in N.C.: We'll Defeat Harris Like We Defeated Biden

As far as former President Donald Trump is concerned, he already has defeated one Democrat presidential nominee this year when President Joe Biden withdrew from the race Sunday.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 20:17:42 EDT

6 Arrested, Charged With 'Disrupting' Netanyahu Speech

Six people inside the U.S. Capitol building were arrested and charged for "disrupting" Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech Wednesday before Congress.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 19:45:46 EDT

Biden Says He's 'Passing the Torch' in Oval Office Address on Race Exit

President Joe Biden said on Wednesday he is "passing the torch to a new generation" as he explained his abrupt departure from the 2024 presidential race to Americans for the first time on Wednesday night, in an Oval Office address capping over 50 years in politics."I revere...

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 19:34:36 EDT

Ga.: Now OK to Use State Funds for AP Black Studies Classes

Georgia state Superintendent Richard Woods said Wednesday that the state will pay for districts to teach a new Advanced Placement course in African American Studies, a day after he said districts could teach the course using only local funds.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 19:04:38 EDT

Trump Slams Harris at N.C. Rally: 'Radical Left Lunatic'

Donald Trump told a raucous crowd at a rally in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Wednesday that he's dropping the gloves when it comes to Vice President Kamala Harris, the presumptive Democrat presidential nominee.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 18:29:18 EDT

Pelosi: Netanyahu's Speech 'by Far the Worst' by a Foreign Leader

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress Wednesday was "by far the worst" given by a foreign leader, says former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 18:16:24 EDT

Protesters Take Down, Burn American Flag at Union Station

Pro-Palestinian Supporters at Union Station in Washington, D.C., took down and burned an American flag before replacing it with the Palestinian flag, according to media reports.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 18:04:47 EDT

Dem Rep. Wild Seeks to Force House Vote on IVF Rights Bill

A Pennsylvania Democrat is seeking to force the House to vote on legislation that would guarantee access to in vitro fertilization services nationwide.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 17:53:29 EDT

Nick Saban Has 250-1 Chance of Being Kamala Harris' VP Pick

Retired college football coach Nick Saban is among the longshot contenders to become Vice President Kamala Harris' running mate according to an online sportsbook.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 16:42:11 EDT

Harris Urges Black Women to Help Power Campaign as Trump Readies Riposte

Vice President Kamala Harris called on a rally of more than 6,000 Black women on Wednesday to help her revitalize the Democratic presidential campaign, ahead of her Republican rival Donald Trump's return to the campaign trail.Harris has emerged as the Democratic...

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 16:40:20 EDT

Congressional Staff Walk Out Ahead of Netanyahu Speech

Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's address to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday resulted in dozens of congressional staffers walking out of their offices in protest.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 16:25:22 EDT

GOP Insider: Michelle Obama Most Feared Candidate

Long-time GOP operative Justin Evans said Michelle Obama would be the Democrat candidate most feared by Republicans as former President Donald Trump's opponent in the November presidential election, the Daily Mail reported.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 16:19:12 EDT

Harris Raised Money For Controversial 'Freedom Fund'

Vice President Kamala Harris is actively raising money for a bail fund that helps free violent criminals from jail.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 16:08:53 EDT

Nasdaq Slides 3.6%, S&P Falls 2.3% for Worst Day Since 2022

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq closed at multi-week lows Wednesday, as lackluster earnings from Tesla and Alphabet undermined investor confidence in megacap tech names that had previously driven 2024's equity rally.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 16:04:20 EDT

CNN Poll: Trump Leads Harris by 3 Points

Forty-nine percent of registered voters said they would vote for Donald Trump in the 2024 presidential election and 46% said would vote for Vice President Kamala Harris, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 15:48:01 EDT

Trump Crows Over Court Victory in Defamation Suit

Former President Donald Trump crowed on Truth Social on Wednesday after a motion to dismiss his defamation lawsuit against ABC News and host George Stephanopoulos was rejected by a Florida judge.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 14:10:05 EDT

Sen. Tester Yet to Back Harris: Nomination Not Done Deal

Sen. Jon Tester, who is facing a tough reelection fight in deep-red Montana, has yet to endorse Vice President Kamala Harris, suggesting she might not end up being the Democrat presidential nominee for November's election.

Wed, 24 Jul 2024 12:13:01 EDT

Police Use Pepper Spray in Netanyahu Protest at Capitol

Police used pepper spray on some of the thousands of pro-Palestinian protesters who gathered outside the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday while Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke to Congress.Shortly before Netanyahu began speaking, U.S. Capitol Police said some...