Meghan McCain hates getting asked this question: ‘No other host has to deal with this B.S.’

Meghan McCain hates getting asked this question: ‘No other host has to deal with this B.S.’ Kylie Mar Host & Producer, Yahoo Entertainment August 6, 2020 [embedded content] On Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen Wednesday night, Meghan McCain was not thrilled with a fan’s question about whether or not she would be returning […]

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California prosecutors ask NFL to take down shooting video

California prosecutors on Tuesday asked the NFL to remove a video produced as part of the league’s Inspire Change campaign, saying it misrepresents the circumstances leading to the fatal shooting of a Black man in 2018. The video shows Sequette Clark speaking about the death of her son, Stephon Clark, who was killed in the […]

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Catherine Hardwicke: ‘Twilight’ Director Thinks A ‘Midnight Sun’ Movie ‘Could Be Great’

Stephenie Meyer’s highly-anticipated ‘Midnight Sun’ is finally out. HL asked ‘Twilight’ director Catherine Hardwicke about a possible ‘Midnight Sun’ movie, which would retell ‘Twilight’ from Edward’s perspective. The wait for more Twilight is over. Stephenie Meyer’s Midnight Sun has officially been released. HollywoodLife spoke EXCLUSIVELY with Catherine Hardwicke, who directed the very first Twilight movie, about whether […]

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Rescue of Troubled Trucking Company With White House Ties Draws Scrutiny

WASHINGTON — At a virtual congressional hearing in May, Senator Jerry Moran, Republican of Kansas, asked Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin for help. A struggling trucking company in his state was on the brink of collapse and needed government support. Eager to assist, Mr. Mnuchin assured the senator that “we will look at that specific company […]

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Prosecutors say Trump probe extends beyond hush money payments

Manhattan prosecutors on Monday asked a federal judge to dismiss President Donald Trump’s lawsuit challenging a subpoena for his financial records, emphasizing that their investigation extends beyond hush-money payments and pointing to public reports of "extensive and protracted criminal conduct" at the Trump Organization. Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance’s lawyers have previously said the probe […]

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UK seeking US congressional support in coordination of $14B nuclear warhead program: report

The United Kingdom asked U.S. lawmakers for cooperation in adding the controversial W93 nuclear warhead to Britain’s arsenal — a missile that disarmament critics call a $14 billion “excess.” In an unprecedented letter to Congress, Britain’s defense secretary, Ben Wallace, urged lawmakers to approve spending on a joint agreement between the Pentagon and the U.K.’s Ministry of […]

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Dodgers starting lineup vs. Diamondbacks: Slumping Cody Bellinger gets a day off

PHOENIX — Dodgers manager Dave Roberts didn’t blink when asked about his reigning National League MVP on Friday night. Yes, Cody Bellinger had started the season five for 36 (.139 average) at the plate. Yes, he’d gone 16 consecutive at-bats without a hit. And yes, he flew out softly to left to end Friday’s 5-3 loss against […]

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L.A. Olympic officials ask IOC to allow athlete protests

The head organizer for the 2028 Summer Games in Los Angeles has asked Olympic leaders for a rule change that would allow athletes to protest against racism either from the podium or at other times during the international competition. Casey Wasserman, chairman of the LA28 organizing committee, made his request in a letter delivered to […]

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Trump calls GOP coronavirus proposal ‘semi-irrelevant’ as deal appears far off

President Trump on Tuesday called the Senate Republicans’ coronavirus relief package “semi-irrelevant” when asked whether he supported the legislation at a news conference, underscoring the deep divides between the White House, congressional Republicans and congressional Democrats as lawmakers scramble to pass something in the coming days. At the end of this week, extra unemployment benefits approved in previous […]

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Trump says his ‘personality’ is giving him a low coronavirus approval rating

President Trump was asked why Dr. Anthony Fauci, who works for his administration, has a high approval rating on the handling of coronavirus but Trump himself does not. “It can only be my personality,” the president said. “I have a very good relationship with Dr. Fauci,” Trump said at a White House coronavirus briefing Tuesday. “I agree […]

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Karine Jean-Pierre Explains Why She Became Joe Biden’s Senior Advisor: I Did It For My 6-Year-Old

When political campaign organizer and TV commentator Karine Jean-Pierre was asked to join the Joe Biden team, she realized it was her duty to sign on for her daughter. Karine Jean-Pierre is like a lot of our country’s moms wondering about how the pandemic crisis, the racism crisis and the coming environmental crisis will affect […]

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No hard feelings after fight? Kristine Anigwe is ‘cool’ with Brittney Griner

Kristine Anigwe can’t quite find the words. When asked about her involvement in a fight last year with Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner, the Sparks forward tries to play down the lowlight of her mostly forgettable rookie season. She cycles through platitudes in an effort to get through an answer and then is reduced to […]

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Lawyer for Epstein’s ex-girlfriend seeks gag order in case

A lawyer for financier Jeffrey Epstein’s ex-girlfriend has asked the judge presiding over her case to impose a gag order on lawyers to protect her chance of a fair trial By LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press July 22, 2020, 1:50 AM 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article NEW YORK — A lawyer […]

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One reporter, two executions and haunting last words

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — Daniel Lewis Lee, a condemned man and convicted murderer, was asked if he wanted to make a final statement from the execution chamber, with its institutional green-tiled walls and plate-glass interior window, moments before he too would die. He did. He leaned his head up and we locked eyes. “You’re killing […]

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Clippers coach Doc Rivers recalls being on a campaign trip with Rep. John Lewis

He has remained true to being an advocate for voting rights, so when Doc Rivers was asked Saturday if he had met Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), the Clippers coach responded by lamenting how the fight for Black people and other people of color to vote continues, something the iconic congressman who died Friday fought for […]

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Tamar Braxton’s Sister Traci Asks For ‘Prayers’ After Reports Tamar’s Been Hospitalized

Traci Braxton has asked fans for their “prayers” after her little sis Tamar Braxton was reportedly rushed to hospital in Los Angeles. Braxton Family Values star Tamar Braxton, 43, was reportedly rushed to hospital on July 16, per a TMZ report. Hours after the news broke, her sister Traci Braxton, 49, took to Instagram to ask […]

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50 Cent Trolls Nick Cannon After He’s Fired Over ‘Anti-Semitic’ Comments: ‘No More Wilding Out’

50 Cent called out Nick Cannon and asked him what he was doing on his ‘stupid a** podcast’ after he was fired from ‘Wild ‘N Out’ for failing to apologize for making ‘anti-semitic’ comments in a June episode. 50 Cent, 45, is responding to Nick Cannon‘s shocking firing from MTV’s Wild ‘N Out by posting a […]

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Chinese state media editor-in-chief asks if US is ‘mentally retarded’

The editor-in-chief for The Global Times, a state-funded newspaper in China, asked Monday if the United States is “mentally retarded” for rejecting Beijing’s broad territorial claims in the South China Sea, a region with long-standing disputes between China and other Southeast Asian countries. In a retweet of an article about Washington’s statement, Global Times editor-in-chief Hu […]

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Rep. Jayapal ducks question on political impact of CHOP zone in Seattle district

Rep. Pramila Jayapal, D-Wash., is co-chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, but when asked whether the Capitol Hill Organized Protest (CHOP) zone in her Seattle district helped or harmed her progressive cause, she did not give a clear response. Jayapal explained why she thinks CHOP happened and spoke in broad strokes about the right to protest during a […]

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Court asked to stop work at Formosa Plastics’ Louisiana site

Opponents of a Taiwan-based company’s plans for a $9.4 billion plastics complex have asked a federal judge to stop work at the site in Louisiana By JANET McCONNAUGHEY Associated Press July 14, 2020, 5:57 PM 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article NEW ORLEANS — Opponents of a Taiwan-based company’s plans for […]

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U.S. business body urges Japan to end ‘double standard’ re-entry rules

By Kiyoshi Takenaka TOKYO (Reuters) – A U.S. business body has asked Japan to eliminate “double standard” re-entry rules and treat all residents returning to the country equally during the COVID-19 pandemic regardless of their nationality. Japan allows its citizens to return to the country on condition they take a polymerase chain reaction test and […]

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Amazon Makes Employees Delete TikTok From Phones, Citing Security Risk

SAN FRANCISCO — Amazon has asked its employees to delete the Chinese-owned video app TikTok from their cellphones, citing “security risks,” according to a company email sent on Friday. In the email, which was obtained by The New York Times, Amazon officials said that employees must delete the app from any devices that “access Amazon […]

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