Feed Posts

170 people sickened at Yosemite National Park after likely norovirus outbreak

170 people sickened at Yosemite National Park after likely norovirus outbreak

About 170 people who’ve gone to Yosemite National Park this month are suffering from gastrointestinal illness, including visitors and employees. Two of the cases are confirmed as norovirus, and the majority of the others are consistent with the virus, the park said in a statement Thursday. Most of the incidents occurred around the first week…MORE

Republicans on the spot as Senate braces for impeachment drama

Republicans on the spot as Senate braces for impeachment drama

There’s nowhere left for Republicans senators to hide. Come Tuesday, and the official start of President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, it will become clear just how unpleasant the political price the GOP must pay to acquit their President of “high crimes and misdemeanors” will be. The 53 GOP senators must sit in silence while House…MORE

Senators swear impeachment oath amid new allegations of White House lawbreaking

Senators swear impeachment oath amid new allegations of White House lawbreaking

Ninety-nine US senators were sworn in Thursday and, with their right hands raised, pledged to do “impartial justice” in the impeachment trial of Donald John Trump. (The 100th, Oklahoma’s James Inhofe, was back home dealing with a family medical issue and will be sworn in next week.) A reading of the articles House Intelligence Chairman…MORE

New evidence against Lori Loughlin and husband revealed in government motion

New evidence against Lori Loughlin and husband revealed in government motion

New details have emerged about the alleged involvement of actress Lori Loughlin and her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli in the college admissions scandal. A new, 526-page motion, filed Tuesday in Massachusetts federal court, is the government’s response to a recent argument by Loughlin, Giannulli, and additional defendants who have pleaded not guilty. The defendants…MORE

A second person has died from a new SARS-like virus in China

A second person has died from a new SARS-like virus in China

A second person has died in China from a new virus that has infected dozens of people and put the rest of Asia on alert, Chinese health officials said Thursday. A 69-year-old man identified only by his surname, Xiong, died on Wednesday in the central city of Wuhan in Hebei province, which is where the…MORE

‘Better Call Saul’ to end with Season 6

‘Better Call Saul’ to end with Season 6

“Better Call Saul” is calling it quits on AMC. The network on Thursday announced the critically acclaimed series starring Bob Odenkirk will end with its sixth season. The final season will be comprised of 13 episodes and go into production later this year and air in 2021. The fifth season of “Better Call Saul” is…MORE

Pence urges Senate Democrats to flip on impeachment in op-ed

Pence urges Senate Democrats to flip on impeachment in op-ed

Vice President Mike Pence urged Senate Democrats to break ranks and “stand up against” the articles of impeachment in a Wall Street Journal op-ed comparing the Senate trial of President Donald Trump to President Andrew Johnson’s impeachment trial in 1868. “The question naturally arises: Who, among the Senate Democrats, will stand up to the passions…MORE

Playlist

Headlines