The Dallas Cowboys and Dak Prescott have finally agreed on the richest contract in club history two years after negotiations began with the star quarterback
More than four months after the election, former President Trump's legal challenges to President Biden's victory are finally over. On Monday, the Supreme Court, in a one-line order without comment, rejected the last outstanding lawsuit, a challenge to absentee ballots in Wisconsin, the Hill reports. No dissent was noted. The...
Los Angeles County is looking to get "slightly more" COVID-19 vaccine in the days ahead with an additional allocation of Johnson and Johnson doses set to be available this week. (March 8)
The Republican National Committee is defending its right to use former President Donald Trump’s name in its fundraising appeals after he demanded they put an end to the practice
Governor Cuomo Says There's, ‘No Way’, He Will Resign Over Harassment Allegations. On Sunday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo defiantly rejected renewed calls for his resignation. . Although more women have come forward with sexual harassment allegations against him, Cuomo said there was “no way” he would resign. . I was elected by the people of the state, not by politicians … I’m not going to resign because of allegations. The premise of resigning because of allegations is actually anti-democratic, Andrew Cuomo, via CBS News. Shortly after his declaration, Democrat State Senate Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins of New York said he “must resign.” . She said Cuomo’s various allegations are “drawing away from the business of government.” . New York is still in the midst of this pandemic and is still facing the societal, health and economic impacts of it. We need to govern without daily distraction. For the good of the state Governor Cuomo must resign, Andrea Stewart-Cousins, via CBS News. Two anonymous sources reported to CBS News that Cuomo spent the weekend reaching out to state leaders and legislators. . He reportedly assured them that he does not intend to resign and that they must “be patient” and allow the investigation to take place.
A Church of England vicar wants to know more about one of the many revelations in Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Oprah interview . The couple disclosed that they were married in a private ceremony in their "backyard" by the Archbishop of Canterbury three days before the official royal wedding in...
This dog was rescued from a cliff at Fort Funston in San Francisco, California, on March 5. The Parks Conservancy describes the area as "having 200-foot-high sand bluffs where winds blow wildly."
Meghan Markle Considered Suicide During Time as a British Royal. The Duchess of Sussex revealed her experience in a sit down interview with Oprah Winfrey, which aired on Sunday. I just didn’t want to be alive any more. And that was a very clear and real and frightening constant thought, Meghan Markle, via CBS. Ms. Markle revealed that her suicidal thoughts in part stemmed from concerns "about how dark [Archie's] skin might be when he’s born.". The Duchess also shared that she was denied help after seeking support from the human-resources department of the palace. The candid interview is the first since Prince Harry and Meghan stepped down as senior members of the royal family last year
Honoring International Women's Day, President Joe Biden announced he has nominated two female generals to four-star combatant commanders, becoming, if confirmed, only the second and third women in U.S. history to hold those positions. (March 8)
Police in Rochester, New York, are facing their third controversy in months. The latest involves an officer who wrestled a woman to the ground and pepper-sprayed her as the woman's sobbing 3-year-old daughter stood nearby, reports the Democrat and Chronicle . The city released body camera footage as well as surveillance...
The massive coronavirus relief plan working its way to President Joe Biden’s desk includes a plan to temporarily raise the child tax credit that could end up permanently changing the way the country deals with child poverty
While Americans seemed rather sympathetic to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle after their bombshell interview with Oprah Winfrey on Sunday those across the pond aren't being quite as kind. CNN notes the "tumultuous" relationship the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have long had with the UK tabloids, which went to...
Here are the top stories for Monday, March 8th: CDC issues guidelines for vaccinated Americans; Jury selection starts in trial of Derek Chauvin; GOP senator from Mo. retiring; International Women's Day observed.
This Day in History:, Michelangelo Is Born. March 6, 1475. Considered the most talented of the Italian Renaissance artists, Michelangelo Buonarroti was born in Caprese, Italy. He was the second of five sons born into a family of modest means. During his teens, he would study fresco, classical sculpture and anatomy in Florence. He would go on to create some of the most famous works of art in history. including the sculpture of David. and the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in Vatican City, which consists of over 300 figures. The artist enjoyed significant wealth and fame during his life, and his legacy has endured for centuries
A member of the UK folk rock band Mumford & Sons is likely wishing he'd stuck to plucking and strumming after an online post earned him a record scratch over the weekend. On Saturday, Winston Marshall, the band's guitarist and banjo player, put up a tweet praising Andy Ngo, a...
Businesses in Minnesota’s Northwest Angle have struggled since the border closed. This winter, they took matters into their own hands and built a 22-mile-long ice road.
Trump and Allies Face , 2nd Major US Capitol Insurrection Lawsuit. The suit was brought against former President Donald Trump, . Donald Trump Jr.. Rudy Giuliani . and Rep. Mo Brooks (R - AL). by former House impeachment manager Eric Swalwell (D - CA) on March 5. The suit is an effort to hold Trump and his allies accountable for the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection. It alleges that by inciting the riot, Trump and his allies were in violation of the anti-terrorism act. . The Defendants, in short, convinced the mob that something was occurring that -- if actually true -- might indeed justify violence, and then sent that mob to the Capitol with violence-laced calls for immediate action, Lawsuit Filed Against Trump and Allies, via CNN. The suit also cites civil rights laws that are meant to protect elected officials from intimidation. It is one of more than 300 cases presently in courts connected to the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol riots
Victims of a massive global hack of Microsoft email server software are hustling to shore up infected systems and otherwise diminish chances that intruders might extend their foothold and steal data or hobble their networks
The original ‘Real World’ cast has reunited for a docuseries, ‘Real World Homecoming: New York.’ ‘The Real World’ franchise, which debuted in 1992, is credited with creating modern reality TV. (March 8)