Pro-Pot Third Party May Save Seat for Minnesota GOP Rep. Finstad

In August, Minnesotan Brad Finstad won a closer-than-ever expected special election to succeed his friend and fellow Republican, the late Rep. Jim Hagedorn. Finstad, former state legislator and state director of the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development office, barely managed 52 percent of the vote against former Hormel CEO and liberal Democrat Jeff Ettinger. […]

Man charged in killing of South Carolina deputy dies days after jail booking

The man accused of killing a South Carolina deputy earlier this year died days after he was transferred from the hospital to jail.  The Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office announced Saturday that 63-year-old Duane Heard died at 6:11 a.m. on Friday at a hospice house in Rock Hill.  Heard was facing multiple charges, including capital murder, […]

Liz Truss’ Phone Was Reportedly Hacked by Putin Spies

The personal phone of former British Prime Minister Liz Truss was reportedly hacked by Vladimir Putin spies, potentially searching for “kompromat” (compromising information). Suspected Russian agents working for Putin reportedly hacked the phone, picking up top secret negotiations with allies, private messages with British Parliament member Kwasi Kwarteng, and some top-secret information on Ukraine, including […]

Thorns overcome adversity-filled season to win NWSL title

The Portland Thorns ran out 2-0 winners over the Kansas City Current in Saturday’s NWSL title decider. AP Photo/Nick Wass The Portland Thorns claimed the 2022 NWSL Championship with a 2-0 victory over the Kansas City Current on Saturday night. NWSL MVP Sophia Smith put the Thorns up 1-0 in the fourth minute, pouncing on a […]

Arizona GOP Candidate Lake ‘Thanks’ Rep. Liz Cheney for Ad Supporting Dem Opponent

Arizona GOP gubernatorial candidate Kari Lake sent Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., a letter Friday thanking the lame-duck Republican for supporting her Democratic opponent, Katie Hobbs. “Thank you for your generous in-kind contribution to my campaign,” Lake wrote in the letter to Cheney, daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney and open critic of former President […]

High-Profile Haitian Politician Killed in Apparent Gang Attack

A well-known Haitian politician was killed in an apparent gang attack in an affluent suburb of the capital Port-au-Prince, Haitian media reported on Saturday, amid a gang blockade of a fuel terminal that has created a humanitarian crisis. Eric-Jean Baptiste, head of the Rally of Progressive National Democrats (RDNP) political party, was returning to his […]

Jake Paul defeats UFC legend Anderson Silva by unanimous decision

Jake Paul is still undefeated. Paul defeated UFC legend Anderson Silva by unanimous decision in their eight-round boxing bout at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Ariz. The win brought Paul to 6-0 in his professional career, with Saturday’s win perhaps being his most impressive. Silva sat back for most of Round 1, letting Paul do […]

Report: House Aide Fired for Working with Chinese Embassy

Longtime congressional staffer Barbara Jenell Hamlett was fired by her boss, Rep. Don Beyer, D-Va., after she allegedly began working with the Chinese embassy to set up meetings with other offices, the National Review reported. On Tuesday, the House sergeant-at-arms informed Beyer’s office of the alleged impropriety following an investigation. Upon being notified of the […]