New Orleans shooting: Gunmen on the loose after 3 shot dead, 7 injured

New Orleans shooting: Gunmen on the loose after 3 shot dead, 7 injured

Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE Two gunmen were on the loose in New Orleans Sunday after firing “indiscriminately” into a crowd outside a daiquiri shop and killing three people, according to police. Seven more were injured. “Two individuals clothed with what we believed […]

Ted Cruz Bravely Defends Alex Jones Against Facebook's Temporary Internet Jail

Ted Cruz Bravely Defends Alex Jones Against Facebook's Temporary Internet Jail

Texas Senator Ted Cruz took some time out of his busy schedule of being generally hated by everyone on Saturday to defend conspiracy theorist and Infowars grifter Alex Jones against a temporary suspension on Facebook. For once, Cruz struck a centrist position, albeit one between him and Infowars: He disapproves of what Jones says, but […]

3 people fatally shot at Texas nursing home; 2 more found dead at suspect's home

3 people fatally shot at Texas nursing home; 2 more found dead at suspect's home

As the U.S. House left Thursday on an extended summer break which will last until Labor Day, Republican leaders in Congress signaled that 2018 won’t be much different from the past twenty-plus years on Capitol Hill, as lawmakers once more will not get their spending work done on time by the end of September, requiring […]

'My name is Gurbir Grewal,' NJ AG responds to NJ 101.5 radio hosts' insult

'My name is Gurbir Grewal,' NJ AG responds to NJ 101.5 radio hosts' insult

New Jersey’s attorney general on Thursday opened up on Twitter about facing discrimination as a Sikh public official after insults hurled by a pair of New Jersey radio hosts caused a firestorm. Management at NJ 101.5 FM announced Thursday morning the station had suspended the hosts of the popular “Dennis & Judi Show” after a Wednesday […]

Judge allows case alleging illegal foreign gifts to proceed against President

Judge allows case alleging illegal foreign gifts to proceed against President

In his opinion, Judge Peter Messitte of the US District Court of Maryland largely sided with Maryland and Washington, DC’s definition of emolument as an “advantage.” Trump was arguing for a more restrictive definition of the term as a “gift.” Department of Justice spokesman Andy Reuss said the department is reviewing the judge’s order. “We […]

Missouri lawmaker pledges to beef up safety standers on duck boats

Missouri lawmaker pledges to beef up safety standers on duck boats

A Missouri lawmaker vowed Monday to beef up safety standards for amphibious duck boats following Thursday’s deadly accident that killed 17 people and injured several more. Republican State Senator David Sater told The Associated Press he was awaiting the results of the federal investigation into the accident but promised that “this issue will not get […]

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