Barr: FBI has made 150 arrests, launched more than 500 investigations related to rioting

Attorney General Bill Barr gave an update Thursday on the federal investigations into rioting that took place across the nation in the aftermath of George Floyd’s death. Barr had previously announced that the Justice Department had evidence that outside instigators — including individuals connected to Antifa — were behind some of the violence that appeared to spin out of […]

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Los Angeles School District Cut Its Police Department, Then the Chief Resigned

to get it delivered to your inbox.) First, Thomas Fuller with an update on the virus. Gov. Gavin Newsom said Monday that the state had stepped up a crackdown on businesses flouting coronavirus-related restrictions, inspecting nearly 6,000 businesses over the holiday weekend. More than 50 businesses were cited, the governor said. “The overwhelming majority of […]

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Taxing messages: Opposing sides in graduated income tax battle move to captivate captive audience

Gov. J.B. Pritzker, left, gives his daily update on the coronavirus in March; Todd Maisch, president and CEO of the Illinois Chamber of Commerce, right. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times file; www.ilchamber.org. With the COVID-19 pandemic grinding much of everyday life to a halt, the groups have the benefit of reaching out to taxpayers in an unprecedented […]

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Chelsea Houska Shares New Sneak Peek At The House She’s Building With Husband Cole DeBoer — Pics

Chelsea Houska gave an update on the status of her under-construction dream home. The ‘Teen Mom 2’ star even revealed her anticipated move in date! Chelsea Houska’s dream home with husband Cole DeBoer is coming along beautifully. Over the past few days, the 28-year-old Teen Mom 2 star shared photos of the farmhouse that she and […]

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Jamel Herring starting to feel like himself after positive COVID test | Top Rank on ESPN

Jamel Herring gives an update on his condition after postponing his July 2 WBO junior lightweight title defense due to a positive COVID-19 test. ✔️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 on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: […]

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Will Ferrell Confirms “Wedding Crashers 2” Is Being Written | E! News

The "Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga" actor gives an update on the sequel to the iconic 2005 romcom. Watch! #WillFerrell #ENews #CelebrityNews Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub About E! News: The E! News team brings you the latest breaking entertainment, fashion and Pop Culture news. Featuring exclusive segments, celebrity highlights, trend reports and more, the […]

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China has picked up its ‘game’ on trade with U.S., Trump adviser says

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Larry Kudlow participates in coronavirus economic “relief update” virtual event at the White House in Washington WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. trade deal with China is not only fully intact, but Beijing has actually stepped forward in a number of areas in a constructive way, a top White House adviser said […]

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Apple will now let you put a face mask on your memoji

It’s a whole new kind of antivirus. Apple on Monday announced an update to memoji — its popular program which lets users create custom cartoon avatars of themselves to send to others — which will allow them to put a mask on their virtual personas. Getty Images The iPhone maker during its WWDC developers conference […]

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Trump calls for ‘new and updated’ Republican Party platform

Two days after the Republican National Committee (RNC) moved to not update the GOP’s platform from the 2016 convention, President Trump tweeted that he prefers “a new and updated Platform.” “The Republican Party has not yet voted on a Platform,” the president tweeted on Friday morning. “No rush. I prefer a new and updated Platform, […]

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HBO Max temporarily removes ‘Gone With the Wind’ over ‘racist depictions’

UPDATE: An HBO Max spokesperson says “Gone With the Wind” will eventually return to the platform with a discussion about its historical context and a denouncement of its racist depictions. On Tuesday, HBO Max removed the 1939 film from its library in the wake of protests over the death of George Floyd. “’Gone With The […]

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HBO Max temporarily removes ‘Gone With the Wind’ over ‘racist depictions’

UPDATE: An HBO Max spokesperson says “Gone With the Wind” will eventually return to the platform with a discussion about its historical context and a denouncement of its racist depictions. On Tuesday, HBO Max removed the 1939 film from its library in the wake of protests over the death of George Floyd. “’Gone With The […]

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Trump Expresses Condolences to Family of George Floyd: ‘I Understand the Hurt. I Understand the Pain’

Update: Later on Friday afternoon the president spoke to the media in the White House and said he reached out to the Floyd family and expressed sympathies and condolences. “I want to express our nation’s deepest condolences and most heartfelt sympathies to the family of George Floyd,” the president said. Trump also spoke about the […]

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Coronavirus Live Updates: 2.1 Million More U.S. Workers File for Unemployment Benefits

Here’s what you need to know: The White House won’t update economic projections this summer. The Trump administration will not issue a midyear update to its economic forecasts this summer, breaking decades of tradition amid the uncertainty of a pandemic recession, administration officials confirmed on Thursday. The decision will spare the administration from having to […]

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Next phase of reopening Chicago will go slowly, keep lakefront closed, Lightfoot says

Mayor Lori Lightfoot answers reporters questions during her coronavirus update for the City of Chicago, Monday, May 11, 2020. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times During a virtual speech to the Economic Club of Chicago, the mayor said, “Unfortunately at this point, we will not be ready to reopen our lakefront” because a “resurgence in cases is more […]

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Nick Cordero Wakes Up From Coma Amid Coronavirus Battle | E! News

The Broadway actor’s wife Amanda Kloots shares a great health update after Nick’s leg amputation & medically induced coma due to COVID-19. Full Story: https://www.eonline.com/news/1150705/nick-cordero-wakes-up-from-coma-several-weeks-after-coronavirus-hospitalization #NickCordero #ENews #CelebrityNews #AmandaKloots Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub About E! News: The E! News team brings you the latest breaking entertainment, fashion and Pop Culture news. Featuring exclusive segments, celebrity highlights, trend […]

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Hannah Godwin & Dylan Barbour Share IG Live Workout Schedule | E! News

The "Bachelor in Paradise" couple gives an update on their life in self-isolation and tells how to follow along with their fitness journey! #HannahGodwin #ENews #CelebrityNews #DylanBarbour Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub About E! News: The E! News team brings you the latest breaking entertainment, fashion and Pop Culture news. Featuring exclusive segments, celebrity highlights, trend reports and […]

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Churches target Pritzker’s Restore Illinois plan in new federal court challenge

Gov. J.B. Pritzker, along with elected and health officials give their daily update on the coronavirus situation in Illinois on Monday.  | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times file Elim Romanian Pentecostal Church in Chicago and Logos Baptist Ministries in Niles are insisting on the right to worship with extensive social distancing guidelines in place. Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s battle […]

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White House adviser won’t rule out more money for states, small businesses

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Larry Kudlow participates in coronavirus economic “relief update” virtual event at the White House in Washington WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Sunday he would not rule out any element in the next potential coronavirus relief bill, including more money for state and local governments and […]

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Warning for Illinois GOP: Suburban voters give Pritzker high marks on handling COVID-19

Gov. J.B. Pritzker, along with elected and health officials, give their daily update on the coronavirus situation in Illinois, | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times Opposing the governor’s stay-at-home orders carries great political risk in urban and suburban areas. A recent poll shows Illinoisans strongly approve of Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s handling of the COVID-19 outbreak in Illinois and […]

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Kudlow says White House to focus on future growth incentives

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Larry Kudlow participates in coronavirus economic “relief update” virtual event at the White House in Washington WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Friday the Trump administration would focus on pro-growth measures and removing business barriers, as Congress deliberates the next massive coronavirus relief package. “So, we […]

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Trump threatens new tariffs on China in retaliation for coronavirus

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Larry Kudlow participates in coronavirus economic “relief update” virtual event at the White House in Washington 2/2 By Jeff Mason, Matt Spetalnick and Humeyra Pamuk WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday his hard-fought trade deal with China was now of secondary importance to the coronavirus pandemic […]

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Trump threatens new tariffs on China as U.S. mulls retaliatory action over virus

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Larry Kudlow participates in coronavirus economic “relief update” virtual event at the White House in Washington 2/2 By Jeff Mason, Matt Spetalnick and Humeyra Pamuk WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday his hard-fought trade deal with China was now of secondary importance to the coronavirus pandemic […]

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U.S. mulling potential retaliatory action against China over pandemic: sources

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Larry Kudlow participates in coronavirus economic “relief update” virtual event at the White House in Washington By Matt Spetalnick and Humeyra Pamuk WASHINGTON (Reuters) – There is a growing push within the Trump administration to craft a list of retaliatory measures against China over its role in the coronavirus outbreak, three […]

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“Duck Dynasty” Family Is Safe After Drive-By Shooting at Their Home | E! News

A&E stars Korie & Sadie Robertson take to social media to update fans and "thank god no one was hurt" after someone shot up their estate. #KorieRobertson #ENews #CelebrityNews #SadieRobertson Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub About E! News: The E! News team brings you the latest breaking entertainment, fashion and Pop Culture news. Featuring exclusive segments, celebrity highlights, […]

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Wall Street ratings firm: COVID-19 could mean ‘long-term damage’ to already woeful Illinois finances

Gov. J.B. Pritzker gives his daily update on the coronavirus situation on April 13, 2020. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times file The COVID-19 crisis will “exacerbate” financial problems that have festered in Illinois for years, analysts say. The coronavirus pandemic will “exacerbate the already substantial financial challenges” facing Illinois and “could inflict some long-term damage” to the […]

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Broadway Star Nick Cordero’s Leg Amputated Due to Coronavirus | E! News

The Tony-nominated actor’s wife Amanda Kloots gives an update on her husband’s COVID-19 fight following his right leg amputation. Full Story: https://www.eonline.com/news/1142338/nick-cordero-s-wife-says-his-leg-will-need-to-be-amputated-as-he-battles-covid-19 #NickCordero #ENews #CelebrityNews #AmandaKloots Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub About E! News: The E! News team brings you the latest breaking entertainment, fashion and Pop Culture news. Featuring exclusive segments, celebrity highlights, trend reports and more, […]

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