Liz Truss blames economic ‘orthodoxy,’ Conservative party for downfall

Liz Truss blames economic ‘orthodoxy,’ Conservative party for downfall

Former British prime minister Liz Truss blamed on Sunday the economic “orthodoxy” in the country’s finance ministry, other nations and in parts of the governing Conservative Party for derailing her premiership and “plan for growth”. Truss’s tenure was cut short last year after her largely unfunded mini budget and tax cuts pushed up borrowing costs … Read more

Prince Harry served in Samantha Markle suit against Meghan

Prince Harry served in Samantha Markle suit against Meghan

Both Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are expected to testify in the defamation case the Duchess’ sister is bringing down against her, a report said. Samantha Markle filed paperwork Friday demanding the ex-royals take the stand in her quest to prove Meghan had made “false and malicious statements” during the couple’s March 2021 interview with … Read more

‘Rust’ armorer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed seen after fatal shooting

‘Rust’ armorer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed seen after fatal shooting

Looks like this infamous armorer wouldn’t cut it as a costume designer, either. Hannah Gutierrez-Reed, who was responsible for the weapon fired by Alec Baldwin when he inadvertently gunned down cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the set of “Rust,” was spotted for the first time in a year outside a home in Arizona — wearing a … Read more

Biden pledges to take care of China’s spy balloon

Biden pledges to take care of China’s spy balloon

President Biden promised to “take care of” the Chinese spy balloon still floating over the United States, in his first comment on the foreign-policy crisis that has roiled his administration in recent days. “We’re gonna take care of it,” he told reporters in Syracuse, NY, Saturday in response to their shouted pleas to speak out … Read more

NYC mailman caught delivering kilos of cocaine on the clock: cops

NYC mailman caught delivering kilos of cocaine on the clock: cops

A Brooklyn mailman was caught making special deliveries — kilos of cocaine — on the clock, authorities said. Letter carrier Zarwardy Lewis, 35, was charged with drug distribution in Brooklyn Federal Court on Friday after the US Postal Service’s Office of Inspector General said he delivered at least three packages of cocaine to addresses across … Read more

Here’s What We Know – NBC Chicago

Here’s What We Know – NBC Chicago

What in the world is that thing? A massive white orb sweeping across U.S. airspace has triggered a diplomatic maelstrom and is blowing up on social media. China insists it’s just an errant civilian airship used mainly for meteorological research that went off course due to winds. With only limited “self-steering” capabilities. However, the U.S. … Read more

Police arrest gang members that killed teen mom clutching baby

Police arrest gang members that killed teen mom clutching baby

Two gang members wanted for allegedly slaughtering six family members in California, including a 16-year-old mother who died clutching her infant, were arrested following a gunfight with police Friday, authorities said. More than 100 local and federal officers swooped down on Norteno gang members Angel Uriarte, 35, and Noah Beard, 25, in connection to the … Read more

Hae Min Lee’s family wants Adnan Syed’s murder conviction reinstated

Hae Min Lee’s family wants Adnan Syed’s murder conviction reinstated

Lawyers for the family of Hae Min Lee — the Maryland teen whose 1999 slaying was profiled on the hit podcast “Serial” — asked appellate court judges this week to reinstate the murder conviction against the man previously identified as her killer. Lee’s former boyfriend and high school classmate, Adnan Syed, 41, was released in September … Read more

Connecticut Hispanic Democrats want to ban ‘Latinx’ from state documents

Connecticut Hispanic Democrats want to ban ‘Latinx’ from state documents

A group of Hispanic state lawmakers in Connecticut are trying to ban use of the word “Latinx” from official government documents — claiming the term is “offensive” to Spanish-speakers. Five Hispanic Democrats from the state have proposed legislation to outlaw the gender-neutral alternative to “Latino” or “Latina” that describes people of Latin American descent. The … Read more