Trump 'Leaves No Choice' but for Democrats to Move Toward Impeaching Him, Pelosi Says

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi on Thursday said President Donald Trump “leaves us no choice” except to move forward with impeaching him after he lobbied Ukraine to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden and Biden’s family. “The president has engaged in abuse of power undermining our national security and jeopardizing the integrity of our elections,” Pelosi said Thursday morning […]

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Calif. Governor's Wife Gets Candid on Inequality of Parenting: 'Our Culture Punishes Mothers'

In a frank new essay for Glamour, Jennifer Siebel Newsom, wife of California Gov. Gavin Newsom, is opening up about the challenges she faces not just as a working parent in the spotlight — but as a working mom. “[D]espite our partnership and despite the support I feel in our relationship, I will always bear the responsibility of our children in […]

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NBC News labeled an ‘unrepentant boys club’ amid latest sordid allegations

‘Anger and resentment’ at NBC over bombshell book detailing handling of Lauer sexual assault allegations Executives at NBC News are reportedly reeling after Ronan Farrow’s new book challenges the narrative that the network was blindsided by sexual assault allegations against former anchor Matt Lauer. New allegations by Ronan Farrow that NBC News used top-secret settlements to cover up accusations of sexual […]

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The 'Ups and Downs' of Rep. Ilhan Omar’s Marriage to Ahmed Hirsi Before She Filed for Divorce

Freshman Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar‘s romance with, and eventual marriage to, Ahmed Hirsi spanned years before she filed for divorce last week. Omar, who entered the national spotlight last fall when she became one of the first Muslims elected to Congress, made the split official on Friday, her 37th birthday. In her divorce petition, Omar cited “irretrievable breakdown of the […]

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China is harvesting thousands of human organs from its Uighur Muslim minority, UN human rights body hears

A nonprofit speaking at a UN Human Rights hearing said that China is engaged in widespread harvesting of human organs from persecuted religious and ethnic minorities. The China Tribunal made the accusation at a meeting of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland. It said Uighur Muslims and the Falun Gong religious group were affected. The China Tribunal is […]

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Global oil prices soar amid fears Saudi attack won't be the last one

The price of Brent oil has surged more than 10% after an aerial attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil production slashed global output. While the country is working on getting its two refineries back online, it could take weeks before its rate of production is fully restored. With “no signs of de-escalation” in the region and the potential for further attacks, […]

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Trump Jokes That Efficient Lightbulbs Are the Reason He Looks Orange: 'The Light Is the Worst'

Energy-efficient lightbulbs — like windmills — are very much not among President Donald Trump‘s favorite things. During a winding hour-long speech to House Republicans in Baltimore on Thursday, Trump took aim at environmental policies supported by Democrats, including the Green New Deal. He also made time to swipe at the prevalence of efficient lightbulbs, such as LED lighting, which had […]

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One of Trump's favorite Fox News hosts says the network wants to fire her after she was suspended for anti-Muslim comments

Fox News host Jeanine Pirro confirmed she was suspended from the network in March, and said it was the first step in plans to fire her. In comments made during a commercial break on the radio show of former White House aide Sebastian Gorka, Pirro said that her suspension was “the basis to tee up for anything I do wrong, […]

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Hip Surgery Not Slowing Jimmy Carter Down: He'll Attend Annual Habitat for Humanity Build in Tenn.

Former President Jimmy Carter isn’t letting a little thing like a recent hip surgery interrupt his annual Habitat for Humanity build. Carter, 94, is set to head to Nashville, Tennessee, in October with wife Rosalynn Carter to volunteer at his 36th Carter Work Project, just months after undergoing surgery following a fall at his home. The oldest-living president will team […]

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