January 18, 2022

FACT CHECK: Did Boris Johnson’s Mother Call Him An ‘Idiot With No Common Sense’?

An image shared on Facebook over 770 times claims British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s mother called him an “idiot with no common sense” and said she hopes “he never goes into politics.”Screenshot/Facebook Verdict: False There is no evidence Johnson’s mother said the quote attributed to her in the Facebook post. Fact Check: Johnson’s mother, Charlotte Johnson…

Illinois Sheriff’s Deputy Shot, Killed While Responding to ‘Motorist Assist’ Call

Wayne County, Illinois, sheriff’s deputy Sean Riley was shot and killed while responding to a “motorist assist” call near the Indiana state line at 5 a.m. on Wednesday. Riley responded to the call on I-64 and “when another officer arrived on scene, Deputy Riley was discovered deceased at [the] location,” Tri-State Homepage reported. Riley’s police vehicle was…

Manchin calls election results a ‘wake up call,’ acknowledges impact of Biden agenda

Good morning and welcome to Fox News First. Here’s what you need to know as you start your day Manchin calls Tuesday’s election results a ‘wake up call,’ considers impact on Biden agendaSen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., spoke with Fox News’ Bret Baier Wednesday on “Special Report” about the implications of the Virginia gubernatorial election as […]

Putin, Xi will talk about US ‘aggressive’ rhetoric during video call: Kremlin

Russian President Vladimir Putin plans to talk to his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping about tensions with the U.S. and NATO over Ukraine during a virtual summit on Wednesday that is expected to further cement their relationship. The Kremlin said the “aggressive” rhetoric from the U.S. and NATO will be one of the key topics discussed, […]

Josh Hawley blasts Biden over phony ‘Summit for Democracy’: Letting China ‘call the shots’

U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., appeared on “The Ingraham Angle” on Thursday night, where he spoke about President Biden’s virtual “Summit for Democracy” with other world leaders. Hawley claimed the summit was a charade, accusing Biden of claiming to support democracy while his actions and policies – especially regarding China – suggest otherwise. BIDEN’S DEMOCRACY […]

Top Three Reasons to Try Holy Basil

From fighting bad breath or gum disease without the use of chemical mouthwash to pushing glucose levels down, holy basil — also known as tulsi — can be your powerful tool for great health Holy basil, also known as tulsi, is an aromatic herb that is widely celebrated in India within Ayurvedic medicine. According to…

Australia’s Vaccine Advisory Group Shortens Wait Time for COVID-19 Booster Doses as Omicron Cases Rise

People are seen exercising in Brighton in Melbourne, Australia, on Oct. 20, 2021. (Daniel Pockett/Getty Images) CANBERRA—Australia’s vaccine advisory body ATAGI announced on Sunday it will shorten the wait time for people to receive COVID-19 booster vaccines following a rise in cases of the Omicron variant. Australia had previously said it would offer a COVID-19…

Australian Regulators Approve Moderna for COVID-19 Booster Shot

Australians aged 18 and over can now get the Moderna vaccine as a booster shot against the coronavirus as an alternative to a Pfizer dose, Health Minister Greg Hunt said on Sunday. The Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) has given approval to the Moderna vaccine as a booster shot, and like Pfizer, it…

NBA Roundup: Giannis Puts on Show as Bucks End Rockets’ Streak

Giannis Antetokounmpo put on a monster performance while Khris Middleton and Bobby Portis Jr. played support roles as the Milwaukee Bucks (-6.5) outlasted the host Houston Rockets (+8) Friday, snapping the Rockets’ seven-game winning streak. Antetokounmpo posted 41 points and 17 rebounds and added five assists, three steals, and two blocked shots. In the Bucks’ closing…

FACT CHECK: Did Ursula Von Der Leyen Call For ‘Throwing Out’ The Nuremberg Code?

An image shared on Instagram claims Ursula von der Leyen, the president of the European Union’s European Commission, called for “throwing out” the Nuremberg Code. Verdict: False  There is no record of von der Leyen calling to get rid of the Nuremberg Code. Fact Check:  The Instagram post features a screen grab of an article…

Biden Promises US Support In Phone Call To Ukraine, Reiterates Promise Of Sanctions Against Russia

President Joe Biden promised U.S. support for Ukraine during a Thursday phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, but he was reportedly not impressed by the options offered by the American president.Biden spoke with Zelenskyy after a call on Tuesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin amid news that Russia has amassed around 100,000 troops at…

From mob looting in San Francisco to deaths in Waukesha these shocking crimes should be a wake-up call

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The deadly actions of the last few days should serve as a wake-up call to most Americans. Being pro-criminal and anti-police is beginning to undermine the fabric of our civilization. We have already seen a dramatic rise in murders and other crimes. DARRELL BROOKS ATTACK ‘INTENTIONAL,’ HE […]

NYC teacher loses job, can’t sue over mandate: ‘And they call me a threat’

Thank you to Vantage Point for sponsoring Newsmax on YouTube. Learn how the smartest traders pick stocks at http://www.vantagepointforecast.com today. Orline Boro is a NYC school teacher who was placed on unpaid leave for refusing to comply with a vaccine mandate. She tells her story to Newsmax. – via Spicer & Co., weekdays at 6PM […]

Biden and Harris call for nationwide mandatory mask order

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is calling on all governors to implement a mask mandate for every American and his running mate Kamala Harris is criticizing the Trump administration on the coronavirus vaccine. Ed O’Keefe reports. Subscribe to the “CBS Evening News” Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1S7DhikWatch Full Episodes of the “CBS Evening News” HERE: http://cbsn.ws/23XekKAWatch the […]

New Jersey Governor’s Race Remains Too Close To Call As Murphy Inches Ahead

The governor’s race in New Jersey remains too close to call Wednesday between incumbent Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy and his Republican challenger, Jack Ciattarelli.Murphy and Ciattarelli have repeatedly taken the lead only to fall back into second, with the Republican currently leading by about 15,700 votes out of nearly 2.4 million cast with nearly 90%…

21 House Democrats Call For IRS Reporting Proposal To Be Scrapped

A group of House Democrats on Wednesday called for a tax reporting proposal included in the Build Back Better Act to be scrapped, citing concerns over privacy.“Americans expect their bank or credit union to safeguard their financial information,” the Democrats wrote in a letter addressed to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Ways and Means Chair Richard…

Homeowner Shoots, Kills Alleged Intruder During 911 Call

A Montgomery County, Maryland, homeowner shot and killed an alleged intruder Monday morning while on the phone with police dispatch via 911. WUSA9 reports that the homeowner heard strange noises and went to investigate. The homeowner also dialed 911 and began shooting at the alleged intruder while still on the phone. Montgomery County Police Department…

New Zealand Police Answer 4-Year-Old Boy’s Emergency Call, Confirm Toys Are Cool

WELLINGTON, New Zealand—An emergency call made by a 4-year-old New Zealand boy asking for police to come over and check out his toys prompted a real-life callout and confirmation from an officer that the toys were, indeed, pretty cool. Police shared audio of the call on social media this week along with a photo of…

Blackburn: You Can’t Call 1-800-Taliban to Vet Unvetted Afghan Evacuees, Only 3% of Evacuees Were Vetted SIV Holders

On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox Business Network’s “Evening Edit,” Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) said the evacuation of Afghanistan resulted in evacuating people who weren’t vetted and trying to vet them on the back end, when there’s no way to do so due to the disorder in Afghanistan, while only 3% of the evacuees were…

EXCLUSIVE: House Republicans Demand Full, Unedited Transcript From Biden-Ghani Phone Call

A group of House Republicans sent a Thursday letter to President Joe Biden demanding a full unedited transcript from his phone call with then Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, where he reportedly encouraged him to convince the world that his government was holding its own against the Taliban.The letter was spearheaded by New York Rep. Claudia…

Bipartisan Majority of Senators Call on Biden to ‘Immediately Evacuate’ Afghans who Helped U.S.

A bipartisan majority of senators sent a letter to President Joe Biden calling on him to “immediately evacuate” Afghan allies who helped the United States while the military was in the country. Led by Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) and Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), the group asked Biden to pull out the Afghan allies using the “recently-passed legislation…

FACT CHECK: Did Senate Candidate JD Vance Call Trump Voters Racist As Alleged By His Opponent?

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Josh Mandel claimed on Twitter that fellow candidate JD Vance called former President Donald Trump’s voters racist. Here’s Never-Trumper @JDVance1 calling Trump voters RACISTS. Time to destroy these Romney, Cheney, Vance Never-Trumpers! pic.twitter.com/1nfPfr25W3 — Josh Mandel (@JoshMandelOhio) August 12, 2021 Verdict: Misleading While Vance did state that some Trump voters were…

Bipartisan Senators Call On POTUS To Pursue Investigation Into COVID Pandemic Origins

Several bipartisan senators called on President Joe Biden Wednesday to pursue an investigation into the origins of COVID-19. Republican Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, Republican Idaho Sen. Jim Risch, and Democratic New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez sent a letter to the president asking him to take three steps to uncover the origins of the COVID-19 pandemic.…

Chaos: Team Biden Struggles to Explain CDC Call for Vaccinated Americans to Wear Masks Again

The White House on Tuesday struggled to explain why the Centers for Disease Control would announce new masking policies across the country, despite ongoing faith in the effectiveness of coronavirus vaccines. “I know this is slightly awkward timing,” White House press secretary Jen Psaki acknowledged at the beginning of the daily press briefing. The CDC…

Barstool President Says Charles Barkley Can Call San Antonio Women Fat if He Works for Him

Barstool Sports chief Dave Portnoy has assured TNT commentator Charles Barkley that he can call the women of San Antonio, Texas, fat all he wants if he comes to work for Barstool. On Monday, Barkley appeared on a D.C. radio program and told fans that his bosses at Turner Sports had cracked down on his…

FACT CHECK: Did The New York Post Call Anthony Fauci ‘The Man Who Gave Us AIDS’?

An image shared on Facebook purportedly shows the cover of the New York Post from 1987 featuring an image of White House coronavirus adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci. Facebook/Screenshot Verdict: False The image has been altered to include Fauci. The actual front page included a photo of a couple who were the subject of another story…

Nikki Haley Slams Joe Biden over Call for Israel to ‘De-escalate’

Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley slammed President Joe Biden on Wednesday over his call on Israel to “de-escalate” its defensive war against Palestinian Hamas terrorists. The White House reported that Biden told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a telephone conversation that “he expected a significant de-escalation today on the path…

With Israel Still Under Attack, Sen. Ossoff Leads Democrats in Call for Ceasefire

Sen. Jon Ossoff (D-GA) led 28 Senate Democrats on Sunday in calling for a ceasefire in the conflict between Palestinian Hamas terrorists and Israel, even though the Israeli military says that it needs more time to neutralize the threat posted by Hamas. Ossoff ran for office touting his Jewish identity, giving an interview to the…

Jen Psaki Admits Biden Has Never Joined COVID Call with Governors: ‘I’m Not Sure There’s, Like, a Big Controversy Here’

While House Press Secretary Jen Psaki admitted Monday that President Joe Biden had never participated in conference calls with the nation’s governors on the coronavirus pandemic, but claimed that he had never intended to do so. On Monday. Philip Wegmann of RealClearPolitics reported that nether President Biden nor Vice President Kamala Harris had participated in…

Joe Biden, Kamala Harris Celebrate ‘Justice’ in Phone Call with George Floyd Family

President Joe Biden called George Floyd’s family on Tuesday, celebrating the guilty verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial. Biden said he felt “extremely better” after the verdict was delivered. The jury found Chauvin guilty on all three counts of killing George Floyd: second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder, and second-degree manslaughter. “There’s nothing that’s going to…

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