Here are four stories you should know about this afternoon.
The scientific reason why some Americans don't want Brittney Griner to come home from Russian prison
Plenty of Americans don't support the US government's efforts to bring Brittney Griner home. A hostage taking and recovery expert tells Insider why.
Did he really mean to say this out loud?
- Business Insider
The FBI was tipped off by an informer close to Trump who guided agents to where documents were kept, reports say
Officials told Newsweek and The Wall Street Journal that this person told investigators about the documents.
Footage of Japanese kickboxer Rukiya “Demolition Man” Anpo recently went viral for showing him beating up uninvited fighters who interrupted a training session – or did they really? A video of the fight shows a group of "street fighters" seemingly barging into the gym where Anpo, 26, and fellow Japanese kickboxer Kosei Yamada, 29, were training. Several social media posts claimed that the "street fighters" challenged them to a fight.
- The Daily Beast
Fox NewsFox & Friends co-host Steve Doocy flipped the script on Thursday morning, pushing back on House Minority Whip Steve Scalise’s wild suggestion that FBI agents went “rogue” in executing a court-approved search warrant at former President Donald Trump’s residence.Doocy further took issue with the immediate “rush to judgment” made by Scalise and other conservatives, asking if they could at least “wait a week” before determining that the FBI is “crazy.”Fox News has engaged in a full-scale mel
- The Daily Beast
LEXEY DANICHEV/Sputnik Host Photo Agency/AFP via Getty ImagesLatvia’s parliament has moved to designate Russia as a state sponsor of terrorism over Russian President Vladimir Putin’s war in Ukraine—and the Kremlin does not appear to be taking it well. Russia is committing a “genocide against the Ukrainian people,” Latvian MPs said in a statement Thursday, according to AFP. Russia “uses suffering and intimidation as tools in its attempts to weaken the morale of the Ukrainian people and armed forc
Michael Cohen says Trump likely feels 'trapped' after the FBI's raid and is worried that whoever tipped off the feds has more dirt on him
"When the feds raid, usually what comes after that is an indictment and incarceration, and nobody knows that better than I," Cohen said.
Two decades after their extraordinary separation surgery, Josie Hull and Teresa Cajas are leading lives that few imagined possible
Kevin Federline releases videos of Britney Spears appearing to argue with her sons after the singer opened up on their 'harsh' decision to see her less
On Wednesday, Spears shared another Instagram post saying her children wouldn't spend time with her when they visited.
CNN's Pamela Brown quizzed Rep. Mike Turner (R-Ohio) on his past outrage over Hillary Clinton's handling of classified information.
- FTW Outdoors
Footage shows a man leaping over a lookout railing and falling backward upon landing, then sliding to a stop at the edge of a cliff.
- Business Insider
Trumpworld is roiling with finger-pointing and suspicion over a possible informant in Mar-a-Lago: report
Some in Trump's orbit have, per Rolling Stone, been trying to contact him to warn him not to speak to certain people.
- Los Angeles Times Opinion
Readers respond to the ongoing investigation of former President Trump.
- Palm Beach Daily News
Former President Donald Trump decried FBI agents executing a search warrant at Mar-a-Lago. But experts say he knows what they were looking for and why.
Pundits at the right-wing network seemed to be much more passionate about correctly handling classified information in 2016.
Donald Trump's endless attacks on the FBI's Mar-a-Lago raid is pressuring Merrick Garland to break the DOJ's 'no comment' norm until there's an indictment — if that ever happens
Former President Donald Trump has seized on the Justice Department's silence about the Mar-a-Lago raid to attack the search as politically-motivated.
I'm an American who's lived in South Korea for 9 years. Here are 9 things I don't miss about the US.
When I moved to Asia, I left behind pricey doctor appointments, tipping rules, and in-unit laundry. Almost 10 years later, I still don't miss them.
Olivia Newton-John’s Niece Just Revealed the Last Words She Said Before Her Death—Here’s if She Was ‘Afraid of Dying’
The final moments between Olivia Newton-John and her family are emotional.
Former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort says an inmate named 'Ralph' invited him to the 'Italian table' in prison and became his 'mentor'
Manafort ate his meals with "real characters" in prison, he wrote in his memoir. Were they Goodfellas? He didn't say that, exactly. But they were "all nice people."
- Miami Herald
A woman who went to wash clothes in her laundry room in Central Florida never made it out early Monday, authorities say.