Ben Rhodes, former Deputy National Security Advisor to President Obama, joins Andrea Mitchell to discuss the plights facing Afghans who fled their home after the Taliban reclaimed power. “I hear from a lot of Afghans, and people trying resettle Afghans who did get out in that evacuation, but are stuck in the UAE or they're stuck in Albania, they're stuck in places where they're not welcome there and they have no place to go forward to,” says Rhodes. “A lot of those people are people who could qualify to get to the United States based on the service that they rendered. I hope we don't forget those Afghans and we continue to try to do right by them.”
- Miami Herald
Jon Reynolds, a Florida Keys charter boat fishing captain, opened up a plastic trash bag Thursday night during a meeting with federal regulators and pulled out a huge ball of thick monofilament line that’s used to target en masse mahi mahi, also commonly known as dolphinfish.
- The Daily Beast
Sergei Karpukhin/ReutersHot on the heels of embarrassing reports of Russian recruits fighting each other and Moscow loyalists calling for Kremlin ministers to kill themselves, it seems the rage against Vladimir Putin’s handling of his invasion of Ukraine is now openly being conveyed to the man himself by members of his own inner circle.A report Friday—which is Putin’s 70th birthday—said that one of the despot’s closest allies had openly challenged the disastrous way the war was being conducted.
According to Camilla's royal biographer.
- The Telegraph
Prince William was “furious” about the way in which Queen Elizabeth II’s private secretary was forced out following a power struggle with the then Prince of Wales and the Duke of York, a new book has claimed.
Trump resented having to sign letters for US troops killed in Afghanistan during his presidency because he didn't want to 'attach his name to a war he disliked,' a book says
"Aides were struck that he seemed rattled by the number of deaths involved," Maggie Haberman writes in her new book of Trump's view of Afghanistan.
- Consequence of Sound
The band previously thanked Beyoncé for using their song. Her reps called the critcism “erroneous and incredibly disparaging.” Right Said Fred Change Minds, Call Beyoncé “Arrogant” for Using “I’m Too Sexy” Wren Graves
Herschel Walker fires his campaign's political director for allegedly leaking to the press during the Trump-backed candidate's messiest week to date: report
Scandal-plagued Senate hopeful Herschel Walker's doing some house cleaning during his worst week ever, dumping political director Taylor Crowe.
- NBC Sports
Players were more shocked the video got leaked than the incident itself.
- Business Insider
A YouTuber's 'disaster' towing with the F-150 Lightning highlights one of the drawbacks of electric trucks today
Electric pickup trucks like the F-150 Lightning and GMC Hummer EV can't drive very far when towing a heavy load before they need to be recharged.
- USA TODAY
Women's rights activists are fighting to prevent a lawyer accused of beating his girlfriend from becoming a state judge.
"Gentrification Is Real": This Woman Says Neighbors Offered Her $800K For Her Grandfather's Multi-Million-Dollar Home
Keisha Credit inherited her grandfather's home in a multi-million-dollar neighborhood. However, shortly after his passing, she started receiving offers as low as $800,000. "That’s good money, but absolutely not. It's disrespectful and assumes I don’t know the value of my home," she said.View Entire Post ›
This might sound funny, but if you're a car person, pay attention.
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's strained relationship with the royal family is far from fully healed, but royal expert Katie Nicholl's book on the family, The New Royals, had rare detail about how King Charles III sees his daughter-in-law.
- The Daily Beast
Photo Illustration by Erin O’Flynn/The Daily BeastFirst, she stopped FBI special agents from even glancing at the classified documents they recovered from Mar-a-Lago. Then she appointed a special court referee that former President Donald Trump wanted to slow down the investigation over his mishandling of classified documents.But now, it’s clear District Court Judge Aileen Cannon already knew the Department of Justice was ready to hand Trump back a ton of personal records six days before she cla
The woman appeared to tell the Princess of Wales, "Ireland belongs to the Irish"
The exodus from the NFL contest grabbed headlines because of its weird timing.
- Yahoo Sports
Richard Sherman blows a gasket after watching Russell Wilson lose on a pass at the goal line (again)
Richard Sherman had thoughts after watching Russell Wilson repeat history.
- Niners Wire
The #49ers officially, and unsurprisingly, ruled out 7 players for Sunday vs. the Panthers.
Lee is survived by her husband, former WWE wrestler Cory Weston, and their three young children.
- Yahoo Sports
The Broncos had an open receiver on their final play of overtime.