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Sun, 03 Mar 2024 13:45:03 EDT

First Lady Jill Biden Skipping Israel on Mideast Trip

First lady Jill Biden is reportedly going to visit Egypt and northern Africa while avoiding Israel entirely on her Middle East trip planned for late spring.A press release from the White House's office of the first lady did not mention why Israel does not appear on the...


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 13:16:24 EDT

A Massive Blizzard Howls in the Sierra Nevada

Keep the shovels handy: a powerful blizzard in the Sierra Nevada was expected to wane Sunday, but more heavy snow is on the way.The National Weather Service said conditions would improve as winds weakened Sunday, but precipitation would quickly return, with heavy snow in...


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 12:38:21 EDT

NY Times Poll Shock: 73 Percent Say Biden 'Too Old' for Presidency

A shocking new Siena College poll released by The New York Times revealed an overwhelming majority (73%) of Americans say Biden is "too old to be an effective president" and that included even 61% of his 2020 voters.


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 12:03:19 EDT

Sen. Marco Rubio: 'No Way' Russia Takes Half of Ukraine

Vladimir Putin will never achieve his goal to take "all of Ukraine or half of Ukraine," so the grind of war needs to come to the negotiation table, according to Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla.


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 11:48:30 EDT

Haley: Not Bound by RNC to Endorse GOP Nominee

GOP presidential candidate Nikki Haley said Sunday she does not feel bound by the pledge she made to the Republican National Committee last year to support the eventual GOP presidential nominee, as she's not thinking yet about losing her race.


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 11:29:19 EDT

Ruddy: Mike Johnson, Allow Vote on Ukraine Aid

First of all, I believe Mike Johnson has done an excellent job as speaker. It's been described as an impossible job, and despite that he has made it work.


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 11:17:33 EDT

Anti-Israel Protesters Block NYPD From Getting to Grenade

New York City police officers discovered an explosive device in the back seat of an Uber but several anti-Israel protesters blocked traffic, keeping them from getting to it but leading to their arrest.


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 11:07:39 EDT

Tim Scott Lost His Own Presidential Bid. But He's Gotten Donald Trump's Attention for Vice President

The biggest winner of the Republican primary season so far, besides Donald Trump, might be Tim Scott.The South Carolina senator failed in his own bid for president. But his enthusiastic campaigning for the former president has been generating buzz about Scott's prospects as...


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 11:05:08 EDT

Sen. Britt's SOTU Rebuttal 'Big Audition' to Be Trump's VP

Sen. Katie Britt, R-Ala., is prepping a Republican rebuttal to President Joe Biden's State of the Union that could not only raise her political cachet, but launch a vice presidential campaign with former President Donald Trump.


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 10:23:43 EDT

Sen. Rounds: GOP Leader Must Work With, Stand Up to President

Sen. Mike Rounds said Sunday he backs Sen. John Thune, his fellow GOP senator from South Dakota, to replace Sen. Mitch McConnell as the chamber's party leader, as it is important to have "someone who will work with a president but also will stand his own ground.


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 09:58:15 EDT

WSJ Poll: Economy Upbeat, Immigration No. 1 Issue

James Carville famously quipped "it's the economy, stupid," but a recent WSJ poll released Sunday shows even the optimism there is feeding optimism former President Donald Trump is going to take over.


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 09:54:16 EDT

Yemen's Houthis Say They Will Continue Sinking British Ships

Yemen's Iran-backed Houthis vowed on Sunday to continue targeting British ships in the Gulf of Aden following the sinking of UK-owned vessel Rubymar. The U.S. military confirmed on Saturday that the UK-owned vessel Rubymar had sunk after being struck by an anti-ship...


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 09:40:48 EDT

US Value Stocks Draw Bargain Hunters While AI Fever Rages

As fervor for artificial intelligence sweeps Wall Street, some investors are seeking bargains in more conventional areas of the stock market. Value stocks, typically defined as companies trading at a discount on metrics such as book value or price-to-earnings, have largely...


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 08:59:11 EDT

Garvey Leads in Potential Trump v Schiff Proxy Battle

California Republican Senate candidate Steve Garvey, the famed former Los Angeles Dodger, is getting a long way in the polls with a fraction of the fundraising, proving name baseball recognition in the deep blue state might be able to help sneak up on high-profile...


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 08:40:36 EDT

Malaysia May Renew Hunt for Missing Flight MH370

Malaysia's government said Sunday it may renew the hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 after a U.S. technology firm proposed a fresh search in the southern Indian Ocean where the plane is believed to have crashed a decade ago.Transport Minister Anthony Loke said...


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 07:55:54 EDT

Pope Francis, Recovering from Bronchitis, Calls for End of Gaza Conflict

Pope Francis on Sunday appealed for an end to the conflict in Gaza, as he showed signs of recovery after suffering from bronchitis.On Saturday the 87-year-old pope delegated the reading of a speech at a ceremony to an aide, and on Wednesday he made a brief trip to a Rome...


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 07:49:09 EDT

Shehbaz Sharif Becomes Pakistan's New Premier as Imran Khan's Allies in Parliament Allege Rigging

Lawmakers in Pakistan's National Assembly elected Sunday Shehbaz Sharif as the country's new prime minister for the second time as allies of imprisoned former premier Imran Khan in parliament shouted in protest, alleging rigging in last month's election.Khan is currently...


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 06:51:24 EDT

Trump, Haley Face Off in Washington, D.C., Republican Primary

Presidential contenders Donald Trump and Nikki Haley will face off in the Washington, D.C., Republican primary on Sunday, a small-stakes contest that could be one of Haley's best shots to score a win over the former president. The United States' capital city only sends 19...


Sun, 03 Mar 2024 06:36:38 EDT

Organized Crime Attacks on Local Candidates Raise Fears Mexico May Face Its Bloodiest Elections Ever

As Mexico prepares for the largest elections in its history, organized crime is once again preying on local candidates across swaths of the country where cartels dominate, raising concerns among experts that these could be Mexico's bloodiest elections ever.Julián López,...


Sat, 02 Mar 2024 08:22:23 EDT

Zelenskyy Vows Ukrainian Victory as Death Toll in Odesa Strike Hits 11

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Saturday urged the West to deliver more air defense systems after at least six people were killed in the latest Russian strikes.