Wed, 05 May 2021 22:08:45 EDT

Mike McConnell to Newsmax TV: Facebook Must Be 'Less Loaded'

A member of the Facebook oversight board that upheld the ban against former President Donald Trump on Wednesday is ready to hold "Facebook's feet to the fire" and help make the social media giant a "little bit less loaded" in its political ideology.

Wed, 05 May 2021 21:41:42 EDT

Caitlyn Jenner to Critics: 'I Move On,' She Tells Hannity

Caitlyn Jenner, a Republican whose campaign for California governor has elicited angry reaction from some members of the LGBTQ community, said Wednesday that "I move on" when it comes to her critics. Her comment came during a one-on-one interview with Fox News host Sean...

Wed, 05 May 2021 21:34:13 EDT

Next Superman Movie to Have Black Lead Actor, Director, Scriptwriter

The next "Superman" movie will feature a Black actor in the lead role, a Black director at the helm, and a Black scriptwriter.

Wed, 05 May 2021 21:10:27 EDT

FAA Hitting 'Unruly,' Maskless Passengers Hard in Wallet

Refusing to wear a mask or assaulting airline crew members is going set you back big time financially, Federal Aviation Administration officials told CNN on Wednesday.

Wed, 05 May 2021 20:39:45 EDT

Trump Jr. to Newsmax TV: Dems Want Trump Silenced Because They Know He Resonates With Americans

Liberals are attempting to silence former President Donald Trump because they know he resonates with the American people, says Donald Trump Jr."

Wed, 05 May 2021 19:43:52 EDT

Facebook Post Leads to Suspected NYC Gunman's Arrest in Florida

A New York City man wanted for a road rage shooting in February that injured a 75-year-old bystander was picked up in Florida after posting pictures on Facebook, police told several news outlets Wednesday.

Wed, 05 May 2021 19:25:44 EDT

Either Republican Can Win in Texas-6 Runoff

Days after a final count of the votes in the initial primary for the open House seat in Texas' 6th District, local sources told Newsmax, either Republican could emerge triumphant in the runoff.

Wed, 05 May 2021 19:20:05 EDT

Court Upholds California Governor's Use of Emergency Powers

California Gov. Gavin Newsom's use of emergency powers to make far-reaching policies during the pandemic was upheld Wednesday by state appellate judges who rejected a lower court finding that the Democrat had done too much unilaterally. Three judges from the 3rd District...

Wed, 05 May 2021 19:10:56 EDT

Democrats, Arizona Senate in Deal to Ensure Recount Security

The Arizona Democratic Party has reached a deal with the Republican-controlled state Senate to ensure that voter and ballot privacy is guaranteed during an unprecedented recount of the 2020 presidential election results in Maricopa County.

Wed, 05 May 2021 17:50:54 EDT

Stacey Abrams' First Three Romance Novels Returning to Shelves

Fans of former Georgia gubernatorial candidate and political activist Stacey Abrams' work as author "Selena Montgomery" are in for a treat as her first three books return to bookseller shelves...

Wed, 05 May 2021 17:31:43 EDT

Leaked, New Law Could Upend Firearm Industry

A Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives document leaked by The Reload, could redefine which parts of a gun are considered a "firearm."...

Wed, 05 May 2021 17:19:36 EDT

Florida Gov. to Sign Budget Including $1,000 Bonuses for Police, First Responders

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) said he will soon sign a budget that will include $1,000 bonuses for all police officers, firefighters and first responders in the state...

Wed, 05 May 2021 17:08:37 EDT

US Backs Waiver of Patent Protection for Vaccines

President Joe Biden's administration has officially announced its support for waiving protections on intellectual property when it comes to the COVID-19 vaccines in an effort to help developing nations make doses, CNBC reports.United States Trade Representative Katherine...

Wed, 05 May 2021 17:08:19 EDT

Bill Gates Shifted $1.8 Billion in Stock to Melinda on Day of Divorce News

Bill Gates's investment firm Cascade Investment transferred $1.8 Billion in stock when the couple announced their divorce after 27 years of marriage...

Wed, 05 May 2021 16:25:17 EDT

Atlanta Ordered to Reinstate Policeman Charged With Killing Black Man

The city of Atlanta must reinstate a police officer charged in the fatal shooting of a Black man outside a Wendy's restaurant in June, an oversight board said on Wednesday, ruling that he was wrongly terminated.The Atlanta Civil Service Board ruled that the city failed to...

Wed, 05 May 2021 16:05:38 EDT

Iran Releases Video Showing Its Forces Blowing Up U.S. Capitol

Even as the Biden administration engages in diplomacy aimed at lifting crippling sanctions on Tehran to entice it to return to the nuclear deal, Iran has released a provocative video showing its military forces blowing up the U.S. Capitol...

Wed, 05 May 2021 15:27:57 EDT

Noem Blasts Media for Calling Sturgis Motorcycle Rally a 'Super-Spreader' Event

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem, a Republican, claimed during an interview with "Fox and Friends" on Wednesday that the media "lied" during its coverage of last summer's Sturgis motorcycle rally...

Wed, 05 May 2021 15:10:20 EDT

Small Business COVID-19 Relief Program Runs Out of Money

The government's key COVID-19 relief program for small businesses has run out of money.The Small Business Administration said Wednesday that the Paycheck Protection Program has been exhausted. As of Sunday, the PPP had given out nearly 10.8 million loans worth more than...

Wed, 05 May 2021 15:07:12 EDT

Dr. Gottlieb: Biden's Goal of 70 Percent Vaccinated Achievable

Fewer people have been getting their COVID-19 vaccines, but that doesn't mean people don't want the shots...

Wed, 05 May 2021 14:37:56 EDT

SEC Chief Signals New Rules in Wake of GameStop Frenzy

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Gary Gensler sent his strongest signal yet that wild trading in GameStop Corp. could lead to new rules for online brokerages and firms that dominate the business of executing stock orders.