Time’s Up co-founders helped Gov Cuomo in drafting letter attacking accuser Lindsey Boylan: AG report
Two women who helped found the anti-harassment group Time’s Up during the height of the #MeToo Movement helped New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office in drafting a letter that smeared one of his accusers and "impugned her credibility," the state attorney general said in her bombshell report Tuesday.
Facebook executive helped Cuomo smear sex harassment accuser: AG report
A top communications manager at Facebook helped Gov. Andrew Cuomo fight sexual misconduct allegations — including by helping leak confidential files about accuser Lindsey Boylan and by participating in regular discussions about Cuomo’s communications strategy, according to the New York attorney general’s bombshell investigation.
Defense Secretary Austin expected to make Covid-19 vaccine mandatory for active duty troops
Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin is expected to seek authorization to make Covid-19 vaccines mandatory for all active duty troops as soon as this week, following President Joe Biden's directive that the military examine how and when it could make that happen.
DeSantis to Biden: 'I don't want to hear blip about COVID from you' until you do your job and secure border
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis blasted President Joe Biden on Wednesday telling him to do his job and secure the southern border and not say “blip” about the coronavirus until he does.
Texas border city says more than 7,000 COVID-positive migrants released since February, 1,500 in last week
The Texas border city of McAllen says more than 7,000 COVID-positive migrants have been released into the city since February, and more than 1,500 in the past week -- the latest example of growing concern about the potential impact of the border crisis on efforts to control COVID-19 in the U.S.
Biden's top health officials sending mixed messages on Covid-19 response
As the status of Covid-19 in the US has changed quickly in the last few weeks with the rise of the highly contagious Delta variant, the messages coming from public health officials inside the Biden administration have sometimes been muddled or contradictory.
Arkansas GOP governor says he regrets ban on mask mandates as Covid-19 cases surge
Arkansas Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Tuesday he regrets approving a statewide ban on face mask mandates earlier this year and has called the state Legislature into a special session in an effort to amend the law.
Justice official accused Trump of using DOJ to push election fraud claims in draft resignation letter
House investigators have interviewed a former Justice Department official who drafted -- but never sent -- a resignation letter over what he said were former President Donald Trump's "direct instructions" to use the department to support his false election fraud claims.
Before NY AG report, Andrew Cuomo long claimed to be a champion against sexual harassment and attacked GOP politicians for staying silent
Long before a new report detailed sexual harassment allegations against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, the state's top Democrat touted himself as a strong supporter of women's rights and advocated for a "zero tolerance" policy against sexual harassment.
Millions in federal money flowing to fetal tissue bank that collects 'heart, gonads, legs, brain': report
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has funneled at least $2.7 million into a University of Pittsburgh (Pitt) tissue bank that stores organs from aborted fetuses, according to a release from Judicial Watch Tuesday.
Texas border city puts up temporary shelters to cope with ‘rapidly escalating’ migrant surge
The Texas border city of McAllen on Wednesday announced it is setting up temporary emergency shelters in response to what it describes as a "rapidly escalating" surge in migrants flooding across the border — and warning that the numbers are triggering a crisis in the city.
Unions warn Canadians to expect disruptions at airports and border crossings starting Friday
News/Politics: The unions representing Canada’s border agents are warning travellers to expect lengthy delays at airports and border crossings if its workers proceed with planned job action on Friday.