Kevin McCarthy’s latest move sure seems like petty political revenge — with more than a dash of hypocrisy thrown into the mix.
- The Daily Beast
Erin O’Flynn/The Daily Beast/Chase Doak/Reuters and ELIZABETH FRANTZ/ReutersThe United States has shot down the mysterious Chinese balloon over the Atlantic Ocean Saturday at approximately 2:40 p.m. ET.The balloon was taken down when it floated over the Atlantic Ocean east of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.An operation is now underway to recover debris from the balloon, which had been flying at about 60,000 feet.Less than an hour prior, two anonymous U.S. officials told the Associated Press Saturd
- The Daily Beast
RumbleRep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) lamented this week about how little she was getting paid as a member of Congress, claiming that her low congressional salary had made her “life miserable” as she “made a lot more money” before stepping into public service.The MAGA firebrand, who fashions herself as a populist concerned about the plight of everyday Americans, recently appeared on investigative journalist turned professional troll Glenn Greenwald’s podcast. While ostensibly there to talk ab
The former president's eldest son suggested Montana residents shoot down the balloon themselves — despite that being logistically impossible.
- Fox News
China's spy balloon flying over Montana shows that the country is preparing its citizens for war that could come at any time, an expert told Fox News Digital.
- Nets Wire
ESPN's Tony Kornheiser calls Kyrie Irving "the worst teammate of all time."
Actor Billy Baldwin chimed in as the Republican congressman's tweet spectacularly backfired.
- Fox News
Haley, DeSantis or Trump vs Biden? Here's where Americans stand on rumored 2024 presidential contenders
President Biden's support in the polls has trended down since last summer, while support for former President Donald Trump and Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis remains strong relative to GOP rivals.
- NBC News
Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo repeatedly praised Jan. 6 as an example of a "peaceful transition" of power in an interview Thursday.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
If Republicans want to excite voters, they should dump The Donald and give Gen Xers like Nikki Haley and Ron DeSantis a real shot at the White House.
- Good Housekeeping
The quarterback shared an emotional video and slideshow of his family.
Backers of a proposed constitutional amendment that would allow recreational use of marijuana have passed a preliminary hurdle to get on the 2024 ballot, submitting more than enough petition signatures to trigger a Florida Supreme Court review of the measure.
- The Guardian
Law championed by Ron DeSantis also includes ID requirements and ballot box limits, making it harder to vote by mail
- Golf Channel
Harry Higgs said he initially felt awkward playing through after a caddie collapsed Friday at Pebble Beach, but he added that he did receive good news from an official.
- Miami Herald
“The Brazilians seem largely to have bought her almost ‘sold as seen,’” a naval historian said.
The Eagles quarterback went public with his girlfriend after winning the NFC Championship in January 2023
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TikTokers are discovering the extreme sport of 'death diving' — where divers appear to 'belly flop' from terrifying heights — after videos go viral
In Asbjorg Nesje's most-watched video, she jumped from a diving board that's more than double the height of what's used in the Olympics.
- Draft Wire
Here are the guys who helped their stock the most after a week of Senior Bowl practice.
- Business Insider
Shooting down a suspected Chinese spy balloon could be a lot harder than it sounds, former Navy pilot says
"It's very difficult with what we have, because what we have was not meant to shoot down balloons," a former naval aviator told Insider.
- The Hill
Former President Trump said Thursday that he “totally” disagrees with Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) on the death of Ashli Babbitt, a Jan. 6 rioter who was shot and killed by Capitol Police. After Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene claimed on Tuesday that Babbitt had been murdered during the pro-Trump insurrection, McCarthy broke with the Georgia congresswoman,…