Pelosi slams GOP as a ‘cult’ while travelling abroad in United Kingdom

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed Republicans while traveling abroad in the United Kingdom Thursday, saying that they are bad for America and members of a “cult.” “I say to my Republican friends and I do have some,” Pelosi said at an event in Cambridge, England, prompting laughter from the audience. “Take back your party. You’re […]

Ohio runs double pass trick play for touchdown vs. Louisiana

Ohio pulled off a fun trick play for a touchdown Thursday night against Louisiana. In the second quarter with about 2:30 to play, Bobcats quarterback Armani Rogers tossed the ball behind him to quarterback Kurtis Rourke who was lined up as a wide receiver and Rourke threw the ball to running back O’Shaan Allison for […]

Milley described George Floyd riots as ‘penny packet protests,’ book claims

General Mark Milley, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, downplayed the riots that took place in the wake of the death of George Floyd as “penny packet protests” and pushed back against claims that it was an insurrection, a new book claims. “Peril,” by Bob Woodward and Robert Costa, claims that Milley was […]

Pelosi slams GOP as a ‘cult’ while traveling abroad in United Kingdom

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed Republicans while traveling abroad in the United Kingdom Thursday, saying that they are bad for America and members of a “cult.” “I say to my Republican friends and I do have some,” Pelosi said at an event in Cambridge, England, prompting laughter from the audience. “Take back your party. You’re […]

Hochul, de Blasio defend vaccine mandates despite legal challenges

ALBANY — Gov. Kathy Hochul and Mayor Bill de Blasio vowed to proceed with vaccine mandates in New York City and across the Empire State — despite separate legal challenges to the directives.  Hochul said her administration intentionally did not include religious exemptions for the mandatory vaccination requirements that ordered all healthcare workers in the […]

White House offers Nicki Minaj a call to answer vaccine questions

The White House offered Wednesday to connect Nicki Minaj with one of the Biden administration‘s doctors to address her questions about the COVID-19 vaccine, after the Trinidadian-born rapper’s erroneous tweet alleging the vaccine causes impotence went viral. The White House said that they’ve offered such calls with others concerned about the vaccine, part of an […]

Wang Yi, China’s foreign minister, blasts Five Eyes intel-sharing pact

A little-reported proposal by U.S. lawmakers to consider expanding the number of foreign nations allowed to participate in a sensitive intelligence-sharing program known as “Five Eyes” is causing a stir among American allies in Asia and pre-emptive pushback from China. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi made headlines Tuesday by publicly condemning the Five Eyes program […]

Jameson Taillon optimistic he’ll return to Yankees rotation soon

BALTIMORE — Jameson Taillon has a lot riding on how his ankle responds after throwing his first bullpen session after suffering a right ankle tendon injury in his last start. The right-hander is optimistic he’ll be able to be back in the Yankees rotation by next week, but if he has a setback, it could […]