Saturday, July 31, 2021

US gymnast Sunisa Lee praises teammates after winning silver: ‘We stepped up when we...

Sunisa Lee said Tuesday she’s "never been prouder" to be part of a team after the U.S. gymnastics squad took home a silver medal at the Tokyo Olympics in the midst of a...

Cardinal, 9 others on trial at Vatican in money scandals

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VATICAN CITY – A trial opened in Vatican City on Tuesday for 10 defendants, including a once-powerful cardinal, in a case based on a sprawling investigation of the allegedly criminal management of the...

Tunisia’s president announces new restrictions, denies accusations of a power grab

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Troops surrounded Tunisia’s parliament and blocked its speaker from entering Monday after the president suspended the legislature and fired the prime minister and other top members of government, sparking concerns for the North...

Rep. Jordan accuses Pelosi of kicking him off Jan. 6 Capitol commission for raising...

Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan fired back at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Tuesday for rejecting his seat on the Jan. 6 House commission following its first day of hearings on Capitol Hill.Jordan was rejected...

Republicans join ‘free Cuba’ protesters outside U.S. Capitol: ‘Liberty will prevail’

Republican lawmakers joined protesters outside the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday to hold a press conference in support of freeing Cuba from its communist regime.Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, told Fox News the group was...

High school football player collapses during practice, later pronounced dead at hospital

A 15-year-old high school football player from Macon, Georgia, collapsed during practice and was later pronounced dead at a nearby hospital, according to local reports.Joshua Ivory Jr., who would have been 16 in...

DOJ: Former US embassy worker admits to sexual abuse, filming women without consent

A former American employee who worked at the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City now risks being sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to sexual abuse and admitting to "photographing and recording dozens...

Biden to visit intelligence community as investigation into COVID-19 origin continues

President Biden is set to visit the Office of the Director of National Intelligence Tuesday afternoon amid the intelligence community's ongoing investigation into the origins of COVID-19.The intelligence community is "aggressively" investigating the...

Guilty verdict in first trial under Hong Kong security law

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HONG KONG--The first person to be tried under Hong Kong's sweeping national security law was found guilty of secessionism and terrorism on Tuesday.The Hong Kong High Court handed down the verdict in the...

Some media figures insult the unvaccinated, a strategy doomed to fail

After months of urging, cajoling and practically begging unvaccinated Americans to get their shots, the media are suddenly shifting gears.Now there’s a rising chorus of anger, resentment and ridicule.And while I understand the...