May 15, 2022

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Lawsuit Claim: Alec Baldwin Wanted to Finish Filming ‘Rust’ After Fatal Shooting

(AFP) Actor Alec Baldwin wanted to finish filming “Rust” in the weeks after the fatal on-set shooting of a cinematographer, new legal documents showed Friday. Baldwin was holding a Colt gun during a rehearsal for the low-budget Western in New Mexico in October when it discharged a live round, killing Halyna Hutchins and wounding director…

Belarus denies Kyiv’s claim that Belarusian troops joined Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! In the early hours of Tuesday morning, the Ukrainian parliament – the Rada – claimed that Belarus sent troops into Ukraine, joining Russia’s invasion; a claim that Belarus rushed to deny. RUSSIA INVADES UKRAINE: LIVE UPDATES The official Twitter account of the Kyiv Rada announced that Belarusian […]

Prince Andrew settles out of court in civil sex assault claim

CNN insiders react to Zucker resignation, claim everyone knew about Gollust relationship

CNN staffers reacted with a combination of shock and indignation Wednesday to the resignation of Jeff Zucker as the network’s president. CNN insiders told Fox News Digital they were caught off-guard by the announcement, which arrived in their inboxes at 11 a.m. ET.  “As part of the investigation into Chris Cuomo’s tenure at CNN, I […]

UK Foreign Secretary Threatens to Override Brexit Pact Over Northern Ireland

UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has warned the EU that she’s prepared to unilaterally override parts of the post-Brexit agreement on Northern Ireland if negotiations fail. Truss was handed responsibility for the negotiations after Lord David Frost resigned as Brexit minister in December 2021. She’ll hold her first face-to-face talks with her EU counterpart, European…

California Says COVID-Positive Health Workers Can Get Back to Work Amid Shortages

The California Department of Public Health issued guidance that allows health care networks to enable COVID-19-positive employees to keep working if they don’t show any symptoms. “The department is providing temporary flexibility to help hospitals and emergency services providers respond to an unprecedented surge and staffing shortages. Hospitals have to exhaust all other options before…

Kazakhstan Says 164 Killed in Week of Protests

MOSCOW—Kazakhstan’s health ministry said Sunday that 164 people have been killed in protests that have rocked the country over the past week. The figures reported on the state news channel Khabar-24 are a significant rise from previous tallies. It is not clear if the deaths refer only to civilians or if law-enforcement deaths are included.…

Illinois Landlord Gives House to Longtime Elderly Lady Tenant for the Second Year in a Row

It wasn’t last Christmas but the one the year before when Illinois resident Chad Baker, 45, gave a house to the woman who was renting from him. Just a few months ago, Baker was at it again. The home remodeler, from Decatur, has now given his second of two rental properties to his 84-year-old former…

FACT CHECK: Did Trey Gowdy Claim ‘Treasonous Acts’ Occurred During The 2020 Election?

An image shared on Facebook claims former South Carolina Rep. Trey Gowdy alleged the 2020 election was rigged through “treasonous acts.” Verdict: False There is no evidence Gowdy made this statement. He denied he said the alleged quote. Fact Check: Former President Donald Trump has repeatedly claimed there was widespread voter fraud in the 2020…

Ted Cruz Backtracks on Claim January 6 Was a ‘Violent Terrorist Attack’ During Confrontation with FNC’s Tucker Carlson

Throughout the day on Thursday, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) had been the target of backlash for comments he made during a Senate Rules Committee hearing about the security lapses believed to have occurred at the U.S. Capitol that led to the riot on January 6, 2021. Cruz had said the event was a “violent terrorist…

Mo Brooks: Liz Cheney Staffer a ‘Dishonorable Gutter Rat’ for Claim Brooks Was ‘Cheering on’ Capitol Riot

According to Ryan O’Toole, a staffer for Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) and formerly a staffer for Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), there were some members of the House of Representatives “cheering on” the interruption caused by the January 6, 2src21 U.S. Capitol riot, and among them was Rep. Mo Brooks (R-AL). During an appearance on…

FACT CHECK: Viral Post Makes Inaccurate Claim About The 2020-2021 Flu Season And COVID-19

An image shared on Facebook claims flu cases being labeled as COVID-19 cases was the reason for low flu activity during the 2020-2021 flu season. Verdict: False Though flu activity was very low during the 2020-2021 flu season, it was not because flu cases were being miscounted as COVID-19. The Centers for Disease Control and…

James Franco to be deposed over alleged Amber Heard affair as accusers claim he ‘downplayed’ their experiences

James Franco will have to answer for much more than admitting he slept with some of his students after the actor gave an interview speaking out about sexual assault allegations for the first time in four years. Attorneys for two women representing Sarah Tither-Kaplan and Toni Gaal, who each filed sexual assault lawsuits against the […]

Leftist Teachers Pushing CRT and ‘White Privilege’ Should be Reported as ‘Extremists’, Tory MP Says: Claim

Teachers in Britain who promote far-left Critical Race Theory (CRT) principles to students such as “white privilege” should be reported to the government’s anti-terrorism Prevent programme as “extremists”, a Tory MP reportedly argued. The Conservative MP for Stoke-on-Trent North, Jonathan Gullis allegedly told the Conservative Friends of Education at the Tory Party conference in Manchester on Tuesday…

L.A. Times Continues Questioning Larry Elder’s Claim to Be Black

The Los Angeles Times has continued its racial attack on California gubernatorial challenger Larry Elder (R), this time on the news pages rather than in the opinion pages, with an article questioning his ties to the local black community. The Thursday article, by Donovan X. Ramsey, is titled, “Larry Elder calls himself ‘Sage From South…

Jake Sullivan Repeats Claim That Biden Admin Planned for ‘All Contingencies’ in Afghanistan

National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan told reporters Tuesday that the Biden administration had planned for “all contingencies” in Afghanistan, repeating a line that President Joe Biden used in his remarks to the nation on Monday. On Monday, Biden said that his administration had been “moving quickly to execute the plans we had put in place […]

Federal Prosecutors Claim R. Kelly Had Sexual Contact with Underage Boy

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors in R. Kelly’s sex trafficking case say he had sexual contact with an underage boy in addition to girls, and the government wants jurors in his upcoming sex trafficking trial to hear those claims. Prosecutors aired a wide-ranging raft of additional allegations — but not new charges — against…

‘The Predicate Of Your Question Is All Wrong’: Mike Pompeo Challenges Chris Wallace Over Claim ‘We Don’t Know’ Where COVID-19 Came From

Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo objected to the framing of a question from “Fox News Sunday” anchor Chris Wallace. Pompeo argued that it was wrong of Wallace to suggest that the origins of the coronavirus pandemic were unknown when the evidence, in his mind, was clear that it had come from a laboratory in…

‘The Bigotry Of Low Expectations’: Horace Cooper Dismisses Biden’s Claim That Black People Can’t Hire Lawyers, Accountants

Project 21 Chairman Horace Cooper said Saturday that President Joe Biden is guilty of “the bigotry of low expectations” by claiming black people can’t hire lawyers or accountants and be successful entrepreneurs. Biden made the remarks Tuesday during a speech to mark the centennial of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre. WATCH: “I’m black. I’m a…

‘Repeating Hamas Propaganda’: Katie Pavlich Blasts Geraldo Rivera Over Claim US Is ‘Complicit’ In ‘Crime Against Humanity’

Fox News’ Katie Pavlich accused Geraldo Rivera of “repeating Hamas propaganda” during a heated discussion on Wednesday’s broadcast of “The Story” with Martha MacCallum. Pavlich fired back at Rivera for claiming that American aid to Israel made the United States “complicit” in Israel’s actions — which he argued were excessive. (RELATED: ‘Stirring Up A Proxy…

Fact Check: Joe Biden Repeats False Claim of Vaccine ‘Turnaround’

CLAIM: Vaccination levels, particularly among seniors, are “a dramatic turnaround from where we were in January.” VERDICT: MOSTLY FALSE. If there is any “turnaround,” it is negative — and the Biden administration shares the blame. President Joe Biden addressed the nation Tuesday to describe his administration’s plans to encourage people who haven’t yet received the coronavirus…

Georgia Elections Official Sterling: Media That ‘Criticized and Examined’ Every Trump Claim, Accepts Claims by Biden, Abrams ‘At Face Value’

During an interview with the “Fox News Rundown” podcast released on Thursday, Gabriel Sterling, the Chief Operating Officer for the Georgia Secretary of State’s office criticized many in the mainstream media, “who criticized and examined every claim of President Trump, takes similar claims from this president and Stacey Abrams and accepts it at face value.”…

Middle Class Income Hits All-Time High Despite Ocasio-Cortez’s Claim The ‘Upper Middle Class Doesn’t Exist’ In America.

Continuing an upward trend, middle class income reached its highest level ever despite New York Democratic congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez claiming there is no such class in America. The median income for a household in the U.S. reached $61,732 in 2017, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report released Wednesday. The level, up 1.8 percent […]

Piers Morgan Rips Kaepernick’s Claim He ‘Sacrificed’

After Colin Kaepernick announced he would be featured in the 30th anniversary celebration of Nike’s “Just Do It” campaign with a tweet emblazoned, “Believe in something, even it means sacrificing everything,” even British commentator Piers Morgan, who had supported Kaepernick’s right to kneel to protest the American national anthem, was disgusted, writing that Kaepernick had […]

Democrats Yesterday: Trump’s Claim of Embedded Spy Is Nonsense… Democrats Today: The Use of Embedded Spy is a Vital Technique

This sure moved fast… Democrats Yesterday– Rep. Adam Shiff tweeted this on Sunday: Trump’s claim of an embedded “spy” is nonsense. Trump’s claim of an embedded “spy” is nonsense. His “demand” DOJ investigate something they know to be untrue is an abuse of power, and an effort to distract from his growing legal problems. Never […]

Unearthed Government Data: Defensive Firearm Uses Far More Frequent Than Gun Control Advocates Claim.

We’re in the middle of another gun control debate due to the Waffle House shooting (more on that in a moment), so it seems like a reasonable time to delve into one of the perennial disputes within that larger policy conversation.  Even though it has no bearing on the core question of constitutionality, there are […]

Trump Wasted No Time Responding To Kim Jong Un’s Claim North Korea Would Be Willing To Give Up Nukes.

President Donald Trump responded to North Korea’s offer to discuss denuclearization with a pair of tweets Tuesday. Following a landmark meeting between North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and South Korean diplomats in Pyongyang, the North announced a willingness to discuss denuclearization with the U.S., as well as halt weapons testing during dialogue. “The North […]

Washington Post: Everytown’s Claim of 18 School Shootings This Year Is ‘Wrong’

On February 15, the Washington Post responded to widespread reports of “18 school shootings in 2018” and declared the claim is “horrifying” but “it is wrong.” The Post went on to demonstrate that the figure of “18” arises from a Michael Bloomberg-funded Everytown for Gun Safety tally that includes a suicide by a 31-year-old man […]

Media Push The Claim There Have Been 18 School Shootings In 2018. Here Are The Facts.

In the wake of the horrific school shooting on Wednesday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in South Florida, various news outlets, seemingly trying to convince the public that an astronomical number of school shootings have occurred in 2018, promulgated the claim that the Wednesday shooting was the 18th school shooting since January 1, 2018, […]

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