Month: April 2022

Andover Tornado Tears Through Kansas near Wichita

On Friday night, Lindsay Triplett and her family in Andover, Kan., received emergency alarms on their cellphones. Minutes later, the roof of their home vanished. Ms. Triplett and her family were safe. She had taken shelter in her family’s basement with her husband, four daughters and the family’s Labrador retriever, huddling under a staircase. But …

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John Eastman Trump Attorney with Alternate Elector Theory Turns Over 10,000 Emails to Committee

Sit back and try to imagine for a moment all that we wouldn’t know were it not for the fact that Nancy Pelosi pushed forward and established the House Select Oversight Committee. Among the texts to Meadows, and many other messages is the structural framework for the “legal theory” that Trump attorney John Eastman put …

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Why Your Washing Machine is Shaking, and How to Fix It

Photo: Eskymaks (Shutterstock) The first time you hear it, the noise can be jarring. Seemingly out of nowhere, it sounds like a helicopter is landing on your roof, or a freight train is about to come barreling through your wall and into your home. The room—and its contents—may shake the way they would during a …

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Finally, We Know There Will Be Hearings. Will America Care? The House select committee will hold eight hearings in June. It’s their one shot at making Americans care about the attempted coup d’etat we all saw. : politics

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Bill Murray addresses ‘inappropriate behavior’ allegation

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Bill Murray addressed a complaint of “inappropriate behavior” that led Searchlight Pictures to pause its production of “Being Mortal.” The studio made the decision to pause production on the film on Monday after the complaint was made against Murray, who is 71. The actor responded to the …

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How Tucker Carlson Reshaped Fox News — and Became Trump’s Heir

In early June 2020, Mr. Carlson told his audience that the Black Lives Matter protests were “definitely not about Black lives” and to “remember that when they come for you.” The next evening, as Fox’s public relations team insisted Mr. Carlson’s comment was being mischaracterized, Mr. Carlson leaned in. “The mob came for us — …

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Superagent Mino Raiola’s tragic death leaves iconic legacy and void in modern soccer

Mino Raiola was self-made, and worked his way from his family’s pizzeria to a career in football management. Paolo Manzo/NurPhoto via Getty Images A few months ago, Mino Raiola, the super-agent who passed away Saturday, was being bombarded by a litany of complaints from representatives of various clubs against the work of agents and intermediaries: they’re …

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Walmart loses court case over an Americans with Disability Act violation, but doesn’t want to pay

From CNBC: Then, after nearly 16 years of working there, Walmart abruptly fired her in 2015. Spaeth, who has Down syndrome, was devastated. Her sister and legal guardian, Amy Jo Stevenson, said that Spaeth quickly “receded into a shell” and lost the sense of purpose she got from the job at the Walmart Supercenter in …

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17 Mother’s Day gifts our editors would love to give and receive in 2022

Getting just the right gift for Mother’s Day can feel like a lot of pressure. While we’ve got plenty of ideas for what to get her, we also have firsthand experience with both giving and receiving Mother’s Day gifts. And not to brag, but we are pretty great at giving gifts. Ahead you’ll find the …

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Mark Twain Prize Honors Propagandist Jon Stewart, Ignores Cancel Culture

Imagine gathering the biggest names in comedy and leaving out an existential threat to creative freedom. The minds behind the Mark Twain Prize organized just such an effort Sunday to fete Jon Stewart for its latest honors. Stewart, the driving force behind The Daily Show during the Obama years, earned the prestigious award for giving …

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