Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr helps guide AZ voters to the polls

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr is using his platform to encourage Arizonans to vote. In partnership with the video news platform NowThis, the NBA legend released a public service announcement Tuesday giving residents of the Copper State details on how to vote in the upcoming presidential election. The informational video, which runs for just […]

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Facebook bans political profile pictures on its internal social network

Facebook has reportedly banned its employees from using political images as their profile pictures on its internal social network. The policy is one of several new rules Facebook instituted this week governing how staffers communicate on its Workplace platform amid concerns that discussions there were getting too political, according to reports. Facebook workers will now […]

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Joe Jonas, Sophie Turner & More Celebs Who Slid Into the DMs | E! News

From the Jonas Bro to Dua Lipa, stars are using social media to open the door to romance. Get the details! #JoeJonas #ENews #CelebrityNews #SophieTurner #DuaLipa 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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Russian diplomat hits sanctions at UN amid tension with West

Russia’s top diplomat has complained about countries using sanctions and meddling in the domestic affairs of other nations By DARIA LITVINOVA Associated Press September 22, 2020, 1:21 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article MOSCOW — Russia’s top diplomat complained about countries using sanctions and meddling in the domestic affairs […]

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Russia’s FM laments sanctions at UN amid tension with West

Russia’s foreign minister has complained about countries using sanctions to meddle in the domestic affairs of other nations By DARIA LITVINOVA Associated Press September 22, 2020, 12:25 PM • 3 min read MOSCOW — Russia’s foreign minister complained about countries using sanctions to meddle in the domestic affairs of other nations, telling the U.N. General […]

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Has our nation hit rock bottom yet?

Using drugs on a street off Lower Wacker Drive in late 2016. | Neil Steinberg/Sun-Times Why do Trump supporters ignore the ruin he inflicts on the country? Try viewing it through the lens of addiction. Almost four years ago I was tagging along with medical workers from the Night Ministry. We found ourselves standing before […]

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Angelina Jolie’s ‘Maleficent’ Character Is Inserted Into Brad Pitt & Jennifer Aniston’s Flirty Reunion In New Meme

The internet is undefeated after a new meme using Angelina Jolie’s ‘Maleficent’ character was used to troll the actress after Brad Pitt’s reunion with Jennifer Aniston! One thing Hollywood’s hottest stars can’t escape is becoming a meme after a major viral moment. And, that’s what happened to Angelina Jolie, despite the actress not being involved […]

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Teal in Illinois: Numbers, charts, wooden decoys and hunting success in Aaron Yetter’s latest blog

Successful harvest of a blue-winged teal (Spatula discors) using handmade wooden decoys, carved by Tyler Wood, along the mudflats of the Illinois River. | Photo by Pat Gregory, by permission to Aaron Yetter and the Illinois Natural History Survey. Aaron Yetter’s latest blog gives an indepth take on teal in Illinois along the Mississippi and […]

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US banning use of WeChat, TikTok for national security

The Commerce Department will roll out a ban of transactions in the U.S. using TikTok and WeChat starting Sunday. The order Friday was put into place, according to Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, to “combat China’s malicious collection of American citizens’ personal data.” The government previously said that using and downloading the app to communicate won’t […]

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Bloomberg’s bucks quickly paying dividends for Biden in Florida

The top super-PAC backing Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is using an infusion of cash from multibillionaire business and media mogul Mike Bloomberg to go up with new TV commercials in the crucial general election state of Florida. Priorities USA announced on Thursday that they’re buying a week’s worth of ad time on statewide broadcast […]

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Barr criticizes Black Lives Matter movement: ‘Not interested in Black lives, they’re interested in props’

Attorney General William Barr accused the Black Lives Matter movement of using the issue of Black people shot by police as a tool for a larger political agenda instead of sincerely trying to help those they claim to support. At an event hosted by Michigan’s Hillsdale College on Wednesday, Barr was asked about the relationship between the […]

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Lego ditches plastic bags for paper ones because kids called them out

Lego said Tuesday that it will stop using plastic bags inside its boxed sets and replace them with paper ones. The Danish toymaker said it will start making the switch next year and expects plastic bags to be completely phased out in the next five years. The bags are used to hold loose bricks in […]

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Portland mayor bans cops from using tear gas during protests

The mayor of Portland has ordered police in Oregon’s largest city to stop using tear gas for crowd control during often violent protests that have racked the city for months By The Associated Press September 10, 2020, 8:52 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article PORTLAND, Ore. — The mayor […]

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McConnell accuses Dems of wanting to block relief until after election: ‘Their goal is clear’

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., accused his Democratic colleagues of using the economic needs of the country for political leverage by refusing to pass legislation to provide additional federal funding in response to the coronavirus pandemic before November’s election. The targeted Republican-backed package failed to garner the 60 votes in the Senate needed to defeat a filibuster on […]

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E-Cigarette Use Falls Sharply Among Teenagers, C.D.C. Finds

The number of high school students regularly using e-cigarettes dropped significantly over the past year, after several years of soaring use, according to a new government survey of teenagers. But the data suggested that even greater progress may have been stymied by the growing popularity of a new product — disposable e-cigarettes, which, under a […]

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Vegan bodega butchers NYC’s meaty classics

Vodega in DUMBO tries to replicate “classic” Big Apple bodega dishes using all-vegan ingredients — but the spurious sandwiches and sides wouldn’t fool a dead bodega cat. In the name of “bringing the natural world to your neighborhood,” it substitutes palate thrillers such as jackfruit (often compared with chewing gum) and seitan (don’t ask) for […]

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Pelosi’s Labor Day tweet paying homage to ‘hard-working families’ gets panned amid salon fallout

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi who was accused by critics last week of using her platform to damage a local hair salon owner in San Francisco was called out on Monday over a tweet she sent out celebrating the “hard-working families” across the U.S. on Labor Day. HAIR SALON OWNER THANKS SUPPORTERS AFTER ONLINE FUNDRAISING SITE’S MAJOR HAUL […]

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Silento: 5 Things To Know About The Rapper Arrested For Alleged Assault With A Deadly Weapon

Silento was accused of allegedly ‘using a hatchet as a deadly and dangerous weapon’ and faces up to six years in state prison. Learn more about the arrest and the rapper himself, best known for his hit ‘Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae’). Silento, the 22-year-old rapper who became a teenage sensation with “Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae),” […]

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Shaun King ignites online backlash after allegedly using Chadwick Boseman’s death to promote book

Social justice activist Shaun King was accused on Twitter of using the death of movie star Chadwick Boseman to promote his book, sparking major online backlash. The Twitter account @VeryWhiteGuy posted screenshots on Twitter of an email from King asking his fan base to buy his book “Make Change.” “Shaun King is using Chadwick’s death to sell books, he […]

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‘Stranger Things’ Star Noah Schnapp Promises Fans He Did Not Use The N-Word In Viral Video

Noah Schnapp categorically denied using the n-word in a video of him from 2019 that just resurfaced. Stranger Things star Noah Schnapp, 15, took to his social media after a clip of him and a friend singing Chris Brown‘s first verse from his hit with Lil Dicky called “Freaky Friday” (which repeatedly uses the N-word) […]

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Trump accuses Democrats of ‘using COVID to steal our election’ in defiant RNC remarks after nomination

President Trump accused Democrats of “using COVID to steal our election” after securing the Republican nomination for president on the first day of the 2020 Republican National Convention. The president, after an in-person roll call vote where Republicans officially renominated him to represent the party on the ballot in the Nov. 3 presidential election–and locking […]

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Rep. Collins: Dems ‘using the postal service’ just ‘like they used the Russia impeachment to get at’ Trump

Democrats are “using the postal service now just like they used the Russia impeachment to get at this president,” House Judiciary Committee ranking member Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., told “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday. Collins was reacting to the fact that the House of Representatives on Saturday passed a $25 billion funding infusion to the U.S. Postal Service in a […]

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Nunes: Dems peddling postal service ‘conspiracy theory’

Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., is pushing back on claims that President Trump is using the postal service to hamper people’s ability to vote in November’s election, accusing Democrats of pushing a “conspiracy theory” that is not grounded in reality. Nunes, the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, opposed the measure and explained why on Fox News’ […]

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