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Joe Biden, drunk on capitalism, charging big bucks for signed books
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Joe Biden, drunk on capitalism, charging big bucks for signed books

Joe Biden, the same guy who served under one of America's most rabid wealth distributors in modern political times — Barack Obama — and the same guy who presents as oh so very much concerned with the plight of the middle class, has taken a fat cat step toward ...
Betsy DeVos urges state legislators to take on foes of campus free speech
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Betsy DeVos urges state legislators to take on foes of campus free speech

DENVER - Education Secretary Betsy DeVos offered a reminder last week to state legislators frustrated by protests shutting down free speech at public universities: You control the purse strings. Ms. DeVos, who delivered her remarks at the American Legislati...
Minneapolis Police Chief Janeé Harteau resigns; protesters shout down Mayor Betsy Hodges
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Minneapolis Police Chief Janeé Harteau resigns; protesters shout down Mayor Betsy Hodges

Minneapolis Police Chief Janeé Harteau resigned abruptly Friday amid growing criticism from the public and the City Council following the fatal police shooting of Justine Damond. The chief's departure came at the request of Mayor Betsy Hodges, who promptly ...
Boston fears Islamophobia, blankets city bus stops with ‘building the safe space’ guides
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Boston fears Islamophobia, blankets city bus stops with ‘building the safe space’ guides

Boston bus stops will be blanketed for the next two weeks with signs aimed at ridding the city of "Islamophobia." The Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center cheered an initiative launched on Monday by Democrat Mayor Martin J. Walsh's office. Citizens tak...
Florida teens laugh and record man as he drowns, police say
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Florida teens laugh and record man as he drowns, police say

A group of Florida teens saw a man drowning in a pond and laughed at him as they recorded his death instead of trying to help, police said. The video shows the drowning death of Jamel Dunn, 31, of Cocoa, Fla. Dunn drowned on July 9 and his body wasn't found...
Sean Spicer resigns from White House team, sources say
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Sean Spicer resigns from White House team, sources say

UPDATE: Sarah Huckabee Sanders will be the new press secretary. Sean Spicer, Anthony Scaramucci and Reince Priebus will join Sean Hannity, tonight at 10:00pm ET to discuss the White House shakeup. (UPI) -- White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Friday r...
Minneapolis Police Chief Harteau: ‘Justine didn’t have to die’
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Minneapolis Police Chief Harteau: ‘Justine didn’t have to die’

"Justine didn't have to die." Those were the first public words from Minneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau on Justine Damond, a 40-year-old Australian woman who was shot and killed by a Minneapolis police officer responding to a 911 call by Damond herself....
McCain vows return; says Trump playing into Putin’s hands
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McCain vows return; says Trump playing into Putin’s hands

WASHINGTON — John McCain couldn't bring himself to vote for Donald Trump — so he talked about writing in his best friend's name for president. After the election, he's been the leading Senate Republican critic of Trump's posture toward Russia. And from his Ari...
Obama administration considered deploying military on Election Day
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Obama administration considered deploying military on Election Day

The Obama administration pondered deploying armed federal agents to polling places last November to counter any potential cyberattacks targeting the U.S. election system, according to a newly released playbook prepared during last year's race. "​I​n almost ...
O.J. Simpson: I’ve basically spent a conflict-free life, you know
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O.J. Simpson: I’ve basically spent a conflict-free life, you know

LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) — Barring any last-minute snafus, O.J. Simpson will walk out of prison a free man in about three months, having persuaded a Nevada parole board the bungled hotel-room heist he pulled nearly 10 years ago was a monumental error in judgment an...