August 14, 2022

‚ÄėThe Harvey Girls‚Äô (1946): Taming the Wild West of Hollywood

Commentary What do you get when you combine cowboys and waitresses in a 1940s musical? In 1946, this combination created a musical Western, ‚ÄúThe Harvey Girls.‚ÄĚ This MGM production was the first movie I watched while attending the Turner Classic Movie Film Festival in Hollywood this April. Starring Judy Garland, John Hodiak, and Angela Lansbury, […]

CDC Panel Recommends Another COVID-19 Vaccine for Children Aged 6 to 17

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention‚Äôs (CDC)¬†advisory panel endorsed Moderna‚Äôs vaccine for children aged 6 to 17. If the CDC signs off on the recommendation, it would mean both mRNA COVID-19 vaccines would be available to all Americans aged 6 months old and up. Federal health officials in October signed off on emergency […]

Brittney Griner’s Wife ‘Very Pissed’ After U.S. Embassy Botched Scheduled Phone Call

WASHINGTON (AP) ‚ÄĒ WNBA star Brittney Griner tried to call her wife nearly a dozen times through the American embassy in Russia on the couple‚Äôs fourth anniversary Saturday, but they never connected since the phone line at the embassy was not staffed, Cherelle Griner said Monday. The couple has not spoken by phone in the…

First Execution Scheduled in South Carolina with Firing Squad as Option

South Carolina has set a date for its first death row execution since renovating its Death Chamber to accommodate inmates who choose execution by firing squad. The state‚Äôs Department of Corrections (SCDC) announced Thursday that Richard Bernard Moore, 57, is scheduled to be executed on April 29, which would be the state‚Äôs first execution in…

Biden FCC pick Gigi Sohn’s scheduled committee vote gets pulled

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A confirmation vote scheduled in the Senate Commerce Committee on Wednesday for Gigi Sohn, one of President Biden’s nominees to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), has been pulled. In addition to the confirmation vote being pulled, a Senate aide also confirmed to Fox News that a request […]

Legendary Journey: The Kevin Sorbo Story

After 5 seasons of playing the strongest man in the world, the actor had a near-death experience that strengthened rather than diminished his faith‚ÄĒguiding a pivotal turn in his prolific careerKevin Sorbo, most recognized for his starring role in the critically acclaimed television series, ‚ÄúHercules: The Legendary Journey,‚ÄĚ is strong in more ways than one.…

New Washington Post National Editor Recuses From Covering FBI, DOJ

The Washington Post‚Äôs newly named national editor has recused herself from any coverage involving the FBI and its parent department, the Department of Justice. Matea Gold was announced as the paper‚Äôs national editor on Jan. 26. Gold is married to¬†Jonathan Lenzner, who became the chief of staff to FBI Director Christopher Wray in December 2021…

CCP Threatens Hong Kong’s Cardinal Zen and Christian Churches

Commentary During the final week of January, an ominous series of articles in Ta Kung Pao, a Hong Kong newspaper owned by China‚Äôs liaison office, accuse Cardinal Joseph Zen, bishop emeritus of Hong Kong, and Christian churches there of inciting student riots against repressive measures in 2019. Four vitriolic articles, all underscoring the need for…

Pennsylvania’s Northwest GOP Caucus Refuses to Disclose Full Straw Poll Results

It‚Äôs caucus season in Pennsylvania, when regional political party caucuses interview candidates, then hold straw polls ranking them by preference. With five Republican caucus meetings down and a final one happening Wednesday, Feb. 2, party insiders are questioning the way Pennsylvania‚Äôs Northwest Caucus handled its vote during its meeting Saturday in Knox, Pennsylvania. During the…

Biden’s Telecom Pick Gigi Sohn Denied Vote, Scheduled For Second Hearing Over Potential Conflicts

President Joe Biden‚Äôs nominee for the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Gigi Sohn will have to face a second hearing and will not receive a committee vote due to lingering concerns over her past conflicts.The Senate Commerce Committee will reconsider Sohn‚Äôs nomination in a tentatively planned hearing on Feb. 9, according to two people familiar with…

2,000 Criminal Aliens Scheduled For Release, GOP Senators Want Answers

Republican lawmakers are expressing concern about the Obama administration‚Äôs plans to release some 2,000 federally jailed criminal aliens scheduled for deportation as part of the government‚Äôs new sentencing rules for drug convictions. The Justice Department plans to released nearly 6,000 federal prisoners convicted of nonviolent drug crimes, a third of those criminals slated for release […]