RNC chairwoman touts GOP voter registration amid coronavirus

The Republican National Committee (RNC) is spotlighting a new report that shows the GOP has edged out the Democratic Party in the race to sign up new voters amid the coronavirus pandemic. The numbers from TargetSmart – a Democratic data firm – indicated that overall voter registration plummeted the past three months compared with the […]

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Iran blames Ukrainian jetliner shootdown on miscommunication, misaligned missile battery  

A report released Saturday by Iran’s Civil Aviation Organization blames the shootdown of a Ukrainian jetliner on a misaligned missile battery and miscommunication between troops and their commanders. The report comes months after the Jan. 8 crash near Tehran that killed all 176 people on board. Authorities had initially denied responsibility but changed course days later […]

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On the roster: Biden battles Trump for Rust Belt backers

**Want FOX News Halftime Report in your inbox every day? Sign up here.** Biden battles Trump for Rust Belt backers – Top general bucks Trump on Confederate honors – More trouble for RNC convention plans – Michigan district tells of struggle for House – Nope, nope, nope, nope, nope…​​​​​​​ BIDEN BATTLES TRUMP FOR RUST BELT BACKERS WSJ: “Former Vice President Joe Biden laid out a […]

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Neo-Nazi bands have been using Facebook to spread their music: report

Facebook is rushing to scrub neo-Nazi music groups from its platform after a new report found that they’ve been advertising themselves on the site for years. The social network recently removed more than 120 pages belonging to heavy metal groups and record labels “with direct ties to white supremacy,” according to Al Jazeera. Some of […]

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Pompeo hits ‘spurious’ UN report that claims Soleimani’s killing was unlawful

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday pushed back against a U.N. report that claimed the U.S. strike that killed Islamic Republic Guard Corps Quds Force commander Qassem Soleimani breached international law — with Pompeo describing the conclusions as “spurious.” The report was submitted to the U.N. Human Rights Council by Agnes Callamard, the U.N. special […]

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SupCo pops Trump’s bubble

**Want FOX News Halftime Report in your inbox every day? Sign up here.** On the roster: SupCo pops Trump’s bubble – I’ll Tell You What: Let yourself off the hook – Sanders: Biden to make ‘significant’ shift to left – CDC boss: Agency not caving to trump on schools – Do you get arraigned here often? SUPCO POPS TRUMP’S BUBBLEWSJ: “The […]

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Afghan War Casualty Report: July 2020

The following report compiles all significant security incidents confirmed by New York Times reporters throughout Afghanistan for the month. It is necessarily incomplete as many local officials refuse to confirm casualty information. The report includes government claims of insurgent casualty figures, but in most cases, these cannot be independently verified by The Times. Similarly, the […]

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Lightfoot unveils roadmap to economic recovery from coronavirus pandemic

Chicagoans had to put their plans for most everything on hold during the coronavirus pandemic. A new report outlines how the local economy can recover. | Ashlee Rezin Garcia/Sun-Times The 105-page report has 17 broad-brush recommendations and many specific suggestions to confront challenges Chicago faces in coming back from COVID-19 and the civil unrest triggered […]

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Joe Biden doesn’t inspire confidence in young Black voters: report

Joe Biden doesn’t appear to be inspiring confidence among young Black voters, a new report claims. On Wednesday, USA Today reported that many young Black voters aren’t enthusiastic about the presidential candidate and some are even hesitant to vote for him in November. “[Young Black voters] are going to have some reservations about Joe Biden,” […]

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Where’s Trump’s Financial Disclosure? The White House Blames the Pandemic

President Trump’s annual financial disclosure report was due to be released more than a week ago. But the filing, the only official public document detailing his personal finances, was not published, and neither the White House nor federal ethics officials offered a public explanation. The White House addressed the issue on Wednesday night. An official […]

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Feds to loosen school corona rules under pressure from Trump

**Want FOX News Halftime Report in your inbox every day? Sign up here.** On the roster: Feds to loosen school corona rules under pressure from Trump – Texas deaths, hospitalizations soar – SupCo curbs ObamaCare mandate on birth control – Kennedy wins chance to take on turncoat Van Drew – Eligible receiver downfield FEDS TO LOOSEN […]

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UN accuses Trump of breaking international law in Soleimani killing

A United Nations report concluded that President Trump violated international law by staging a drone strike on an airport in Baghdad that killed the head of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ elite Quds Force, Gen. Qassem Soleimani. At the time of the Jan. 8 attack – carried out without the knowledge or consent of Congress or U.S. allies in […]

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New report argues perils of mail-in voting go beyond fraud

A new report from a conservative group on the potential problems with large-scale mail-in voting argues that a recent push from states to send ballots to all registered voters for November’s election would not only expose them to possible fraud but could likely result in a significant waste of taxpayer dollars. The report, by the […]

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The Electoral College dodges another bullet

**Want FOX News Halftime Report in your inbox every day? Sign up here.** On the roster: The Electoral College dodges another bullet – Trump still stuck in thirties as independents flee – Wait. What? Biden says he will ‘transform’ America – Dems thinking big – Lights, camera… pellets   THE ELECTORAL COLLEGE DODGES ANOTHER BULLETThe Electoral College survived another assassination […]

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Biden warns Trump is ‘deadly wrong’ after president calls jobs report ‘spectacular news’

President Trump on Thursday wasted no time in praising June’s jobs report as “historic” and proof that the “economy is roaring back” after being flattened by the coronavirus pandemic. But presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden charged just a couple of hours later: “Trump wants to declare this health crisis over and unemployment solved. Unfortunately, he’s deadly […]

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Report: Wrigley rooftops to be open for business for Cubs home games this season

Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images According to a WGN report, the City of Chicago approved the opening of the rooftops at 25% capacity. This, less than a week after Cubs president of business operations Crane Kenney said he expected rooftops to be open for business from Game 1 on. The Cubs and Mayor Lori Lightfoot […]

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Another incumbent falls

**Want FOX News Halftime Report in your inbox every day? Sign up here.** On the roster: Another incumbent falls – White House scrambles as Trump pummeled on Russia – Trump son-in-law shakes up struggling campaign – Punxsutawney Joe? Biden emerges to take questions – Spud duds  ANOTHER INCUMBENT FALLSAP: “Five-term Colorado U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton was upset in Tuesday’s […]

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Trump claims Russia bounty story a ‘hoax,’ as controversy mounts

President Trump continued to push back against a bombshell New York Times report that Russia allegedly offered bounties to Afghan militants for killing U.S. soldiers, and that Trump had been briefed on it but did nothing. The White House has insisted that Trump had not been briefed on that information. Fox News is told that […]

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Fauci: ‘Clearly we don’t have this under control.’

**Want FOX News Halftime Report in your inbox every day? Sign up here.** On the roster: Fauci: ‘Clearly we don’t have this under control.’ – Bipartisan uproar over bounties on troops – Biden treating Michigan like a red state – McGrath hangs on to win, but tougher task ahead – Gripped it, ripped it FAUCI: ‘CLEARLY WE DON’T […]

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Dodgers sign East Tennessee State right-hander Landon Knack

On Monday, two days before players report for training camp at Dodger Stadium, the Dodgers signed East Tennessee State right-hander Landon Knack, the first of their two second-round picks in this month’s draft. Knack will receive a $715,000 signing bonus, more than $400,000 below his slot value as the 60th overall selection in the draft. […]

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Power Rankings: Iowa swings for the fences

**Want FOX News Halftime Report in your inbox every day? Sign up here.**  On the roster: Power Rankings: Iowa swings for the fences – White House: Trump never briefed on Russian bounties – SupCo deals pro-lifers a blow – Under pressure, Trump looks to son-in-law for help – He took the bait POWER RANKINGS: IOWA SWINGS FOR THE FENCESAs with much […]

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U.S. Jobless-Claims Figures Inflated by States’ Backlog-Clearing

U.S. Jobless-Claims Figures Inflated by States’ Backlog-Clearing (Bloomberg) — The weekly U.S. jobless claims report shows that 11 million people are on a new federal aid program geared toward the self-employed, accounting for more than a third of total claims across the country. But that figure — cited by economists alongside traditional claims in regular […]

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Some Power 5 coaches are skeptical that a fall college football season can happen – report | PTI

Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon of Pardon the Interruption react to a report from Yahoo that some Power 5 college football coaches are skeptical that a full season will happen this fall. #PTI #Sports #CollegeFootball ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA […]

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US report: Pakistan doing too little to counter terrorism

Washington’s annual terrorism report says Pakistan is doing too little to counter terrorist groups, particularly those taking aim at rival India and the dreaded Haqqani network operating in Afghanistan By KATHY GANNON Associated Press June 26, 2020, 11:32 AM 3 min read 3 min read ISLAMABAD — Washington’s annual terrorism report said Pakistan was doing […]

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