December 6, 2021

Buttigieg To Consumers: Fight Inflation By Spending Tens of Thousands To Buy An Electric Car

Commentary Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg, whom some Democrats see as President Joe Biden’s successor, told MSNBC over the weekend that thanks to “incentives that make it more affordable to buy an electric vehicle” in the Build Back Better bill, “families thinking about getting an EV … once they own that electric vehicle, will never have…

Aliso Viejo Joins $26 Billion Nation-Wide Settlement With Opioid Distributors, Manufacturers

ALISO VIEJO, Calif.—The Aliso Viejo City Council unanimously approved to opt into a $26 billion settlement agreement with opioid painkiller distributors and manufacturers on Dec. 1, receiving an estimated total of $226,000 over 18 years. The council approved the item without a discussion, Mitzi Ortiz, director of government services for Aliso Viejo, told The Epoch Times.…

5 Omicron Cases Detected in New York

Five cases of the Omicron coronavirus variant have been detected in New York state, Gov. Kathy Hochul announced late Thursday, after cases were detected in Minnesota and Colorado. “New York State has confirmed five cases of the Omicron variant,” she said on Twitter. “Let me be clear: This is not cause for alarm. We knew this…

LA Law Enforcement Steps Up to Combat Retail Thefts

Los Angeles-area law enforcement reported several arrests this week in the recent smash-and-grab retail theft spree that has hit several local businesses. Suspects wearing hoods, masks, and gloves have targeted high-end retail businesses, primarily on the west side of the city and San Fernando Valley. “Many of our suspects are from the South Los Angeles…

FACT CHECK: Does This Image Show Joe Biden With Jeffrey Epstein?

An image shared on Facebook and Twitter allegedly shows President Joe Biden and deceased convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein smiling for a picture together.Screenshot/Twitter Verdict: False The image, which is doctored, combines a picture of Biden with a picture of Epstein. Fact Check: The federal sex trafficking trail of Ghislaine Maxwell, the ex-girlfriend and confidant…

Arbery and Rittenhouse trials show the transcendent strength of our jury system

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Three defendants have all been convicted in the killing of Ahmaud Arbery. Travis McMichael, Gregory McMichael and William “Roddie” Bryan Jr. are now looking at life in prison. Their trial in Brunswick, Georgia, was a testament to two key elements in the criminal justice system: the integrity […]

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FACT CHECK: Does This Photo Show A Protest Against COVID-19 Lockdowns In Austria?

A picture shared on Facebook purportedly shows a recent anti-lockdown protest in Vienna, Austria. Verdict: False The picture shows a protest that occurred in Russia in 1991, not a recent protest in Austria. Fact Check: The Austrian government announced last week that it would be implementing a national lockdown and a vaccine mandate in response…

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After Record-Breaking McCarthy Speech, 78 House Members Decide Not To Show Up For Build Back Better Vote

November 19, 2021 12:17 PM ET Taking advantage of a COVID-19 rule, 78 members of the House of Representatives announced that they would not appear in person to vote on the Build Back Better Act.49 Republicans and 28 Democrats submitted letters to the House clerk Thursday and Friday explaining that they would instruct proxies to…

Obama-Era Economic Adviser Tears Into Biden Spending Plans, Warns about ‘Embedded’ Inflation

Steven Rattner, head of the Auto Industry Task Force under former President Barack Obama, is the latest Obama-era economic aide to sound the alarm on inflation, asking how the Biden administration could have gotten “this critical issue so wrong,” warning the Build Back Better plan could exacerbate inflationary pressures. Rattner made the remarks in an…

US Confident on Developing Business Framework With Indo-Pacific Partners: Commerce Chief

Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo speaks during a press briefing at the White House in Washington on Nov. 9, 2021. (Leah Millis/Reuters) Economies By Reuters Reuters View profile Follow November 18, 2021 Updated: November 18, 2021 biggersmallerPrint KUALA LUMPUR—The United States is confident about developing a framework with Indo-Pacific partners to strengthen business and workforce,…

Wildlife Officers Spot Elk With Tire Around Its Neck for 2 Years, Remove Rubber Burden Finally

Colorado Wildlife officers successfully removed a tire from around the neck of a 600-pound male elk last month. The 4-year-old bull had been wearing the 20-pound tire for the last two years, first being sighted in July 2019. Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers had made several attempts to track him down to remove the cumbersome tire,…

S&P Says It Believes China Evergrande Default Still ‘Highly Likely’

A sign of the Evergrande Center is seen at the Evergrande Center building in Shanghai on Oct. 9, 2021. (Hector Retamal/AFP via Getty Images) HONG KONG—S&P Global Ratings said on Thursday a default is still “highly likely” for China Evergrande Group despite its recent bond coupon payments because it has a bigger test in March…

FACT CHECK: Does This Image Show Joe Biden Wearing Nike Foamposite Sneakers?

An image shared on Facebook purportedly shows President Joe Biden wearing a pair of Comme Des Garçons x Nike Air Foamposite One sneakers.Facebook/Screenshot Verdict: False The left-hand photo has been edited to include the sneakers, while the right-hand photo has been photoshopped to include the dress pants. Fact Check: The image purports to show two…

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5 Recent Hollywood Controversies Show How Left’s Moral Authority Is a Sham

Recent headlines coming out of Hollywood have been bloody, tragic, appalling, and disgusting. From Alec Baldwin to rapper Travis Scott, showbiz elites have fallen from grace in spectacular fashion, taking their sham moral authority with them. Hollywood stars thrive on their ability to lecture the American public on what is right and wrong. As elite…

LA Bans Restaurants From Offering Plastic Utensils and Napkins

LOS ANGELES—The City of Los Angeles’ ordinance banning restaurants from offering disposable utensils and napkins to customers took effect Nov. 15. The ordinance prohibits facilities from having self-service disposable foodware dispensers and from offering them to dine-in and take-out customers, except when requested. The city council approved the ordinance in April with the aim of alleviating costs…

Stop Repatriations to China

Commentary The U.S. government just gave the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) a victory, and violated international law, by repatriating a former bank manager to China. The repatriation will chill internal resistance in China. On Nov. 14, China’s anti-graft watchdog announced that Xu Guojun, former president of the Bank of China’s Kaiping branch, was repatriated to…

Astroworld Medic Speaks Out, Nike Delay Travis Scott Sneaker

The CEO of the medic company hired by Astroworld organizers told reporters Monday on what his team of 70 had to go through on the day of the ill-fated concert and how they had to face an “impossible feat” of treating 11 people with cardiac arrests at the same time. “This is something I’ll have…

Doctors and Nurses Speak on the Consequences of Rejecting Mandatory Vaccination

Health care workers who cannot take a COVID-19 vaccine due to medical, religious, or ethical objections are being fired from hospitals that mandated the shots for their staff members. Various states and hospitals have mandated the vaccine, as well as the Biden-Harris administration, which issued an emergency regulation that requires all health care workers that…

FACT CHECK: No, This Footage Does Not Show China’s ‘Artificial Sun’ Being Launched

A video shared on TikTok purportedly shows the launch of an “artificial sun” by China. @kinggeorge_growplanet_1 #viral #greenscreen #fyp #china#kinggeorge_growplanet ♬ original sound – 👑 KING GEORGE 👑 Verdict: False The footage actually appears to show a rocket launch in the U.S. Fact Check: In the TikTok video, which has received over 32,000 likes since…

CDC Reveals Hospitals Counted Heart Attacks as COVID-19 Deaths

The latest numbers from the CDC reveal hospitals have been counting patients who died from serious preexisting conditions as COVID-19 deaths.

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Centre-Right Australians Too Polite, Time for Silent Majority to Speak Up: Former PM

Former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said it was time for the quiet Australians to “find their voice” and push back on the teaching of critical race theory and similar ideology in schools, just like the Virginians did in their election. Abbott made the comments while speaking with the Institute of Public Affairs on a podcast…

100-Year-Old World War II Veteran Shares His Secrets to Longevity

World War II veteran James Bradley celebrated his 100th birthday on Nov. 5 at his Yorba Linda home in California. When asked about his secret to longevity, the centenarian replied with a smile that he always keeps himself young in spirit and upholds traditional values—believing in God and cherishing family. Bradley participated in the Normandy…

Biden Signs Law Tightening Restrictions on Huawei, ZTE, to Protect US Telecom Systems

President Joe Biden speaks during a press conference in the State Dining Room at the White House in Washington, on Nov. 6, 2021. (Samuel Corum/Getty Images) President Joe Biden on Thursday signed into law the “Secure Equipment Act of 2021” to protect U.S. telecommunication systems by restricting companies that pose a national security threat—such as Chinese…

Superman II: Panthers Bring QB Cam Newton Back Home

CHARLOTTE, N.C.—Superman has returned. Whether or not Cam Newton can rescue the Carolina Panthers’ sinking season remains to be seen. The Panthers (4–5) announced they’ve signed Newton to a one-year contract, bringing him back to the franchise that drafted him No. 1 overall in 2011—and later cut him prior to the 2020 season after he…

FACT CHECK: Does This Video Show Gavin Newsom’s Face Drooping On One Side?

A video shared on Twitter allegedly shows one side of Democratic California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s face drooping during a speech. Um… What’s wrong with his face pic.twitter.com/9pNVHXKRwm — Gatekeeper 1111 (@Gatekeeper_1111) November 9, 2021 Verdict: False The video has been altered to make it seem like Newsom’s face was drooping. In the original video, he…

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