February 24, 2024

Israel Attacks Hamas Strongholds in North, South Gaza; Publishes Footage of Hamas Tunnels

IDF The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) pressed ahead Tuesday in attacks on the two main Hamas strongholds in Gaza City to the north and Khan Yunis to the south, encountering some of the heaviest fighting of the war thus far. The IDF has been operating in Hamas strongholds in the areas of Jabaliya, Shuja’iyya and

South Carolina Rep. Nancy Mace’s ex-chief of staff files to run against former boss

South Carolina Rep. Nancy Mace will face off against her former chief of staff for her seat in Congress representing South Carolina’s First Congressional District. Getty Images The former chief of staff for Rep. Nancy Mace (R-SC) is launching a primary challenge against his ex-boss just a month after leaving her office.  Dan Hanlon filed […]

Bowman: West Bank Is Like Jim Crow South and Israel Won’t Have Security Without ‘Palestinian Freedom’

On Tuesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Alex Wagner Tonight,” Rep. Jamaal Bowman (D-NY) stated that “We have been saying for so long, we are pro-Israel, pro-Israel’s right to exist, pro-Israel’s right to defend itself and self-determination. But we haven’t been saying the same thing about Palestinians.” And “Israel’s safety and security [are] directly connected to Palestinian

Massive waves rip through South Pacific US Army base, cause signifant flooding: video

ROI-NAMUR, Marshall Islands – Massive waves caused significant flooding at a remote U.S. Army base in the South Pacific, and the entire event was captured on video. U.S. Army Garrison Kwajalein Atoll (USAG-KA) said a major flooding incident occurred Saturday night on Roi-Namur in the Marshall Islands. A series of strong waves hit the dining hall, knocking doors off […]

South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott proposes to girlfriend who was revealed during his brief presidential run

Former presidential candidate Sen. Tim Scott received a ringing endorsement from one particular South Carolina voter over the weekend. Scott, a lifelong bachelor, popped the question Saturday night to his girlfriend, Mindy Noce, whom he publicly revealed amid a slew of media curiosity over his dating life during his brief run for president last year. […]

South Africa threatens prosecution, revoked citizenship for nationals who join IDF

South Africa issued a stark warning Monday against its civilians taking up arms with Israel, threatening prison time for those who do so without government approval. Officials said they were “gravely concerned” by reports that the country’s nationals had joined the Israel Defense Forces in its war in Gaza against Hamas, adding that such action […]

No. 6 Ohio State wins on last-second touchdown in instant classic against No. 9 Notre Dame in South Bend

The epic clash between No. 6 Ohio State and No. 9 Notre Dame certainly lived up to the hype, as the game was won on the literal last second. With three seconds left, Chip Trayanum rushed it up the middle to find the end zone, giving the Buckeyes a 17-14 win over No. 9 Notre […]

Trump draws massive crowd of at least 50K in small South Carolina town of 3,400: police

Former President Donald Trump packed the house at his South Carolina rally on Saturday, drawing a massive crowd that was significantly larger than the population of the town which hosted it. The leading Republican presidential candidate barnstormed in Pickens, a town of about 3,400 residents, on Saturday, speaking to more than 50,000 people who gathered […]

Record-breaking heat scorches South; parts of Texas could top 120 degrees

A potentially record-breaking heat wave is expected to encroach upon most of Texas, Louisiana, and parts of Florida through the weekend, with a heat index of up to 120 degrees possible in some areas. More than 33 million people were placed under heat advisories by the National Weather Service on Thursday, some of which are […]

U.S., South Korea, Japan Announce ‘Regular’ Trilateral Military Exercises in Biden Summit

The trilateral summit between the United States, South Korea, and Japan at Camp David, Maryland, on Friday produced several joint statements reaffirming the commitment of the three free nations to stand for Taiwan’s freedom, denuclearize North Korea, keep the Indo-Pacific free, and support human rights. The statement issued on Friday by President Joe Biden, South

Dems see a surprising new path to retaking the House — through the Deep South

House Minority Leader Hakeem Jeffries (left) needs to flip only five seats in the 2src24 election to claim the speaker’s gavel, but he’ll need the help of South Carolina Rep. Jim Clyburn (right), Congress’ most powerful Southern Democrat. | Francis Chung/POLITICO Democrats are entertaining a once-unlikely prospect: retaking the House majority by winning in the

US, Japanese, Philippine coast guard ships hold drills near South China Sea as tensions increase with China

U.S., Japanese and Philippine coast guard ships staged law enforcement drills in waters near the disputed South China Sea on Tuesday as Washington presses efforts to reinforce alliances in Asia amid an increasingly tense rivalry with China. Witnessed by journalists onboard a Philippine coast guard patrol boat, the BRP Cabra, the drills focused on a […]

Watch Live: Donald Trump Speaks at South Carolina GOP Dinner

Former President Donald Trump will speak at the South Carolina GOP dinner on Saturday, August 5. Trump spoke at the Alabama Republican party dinner the previous night, one day after he was arraigned on the latest charges brought by Joe Biden’s Department of Justice against the sitting president’s foremost political opponent. “They want to interfere

Judge Temporarily Blocks South Carolina’s 6-Week Abortion Restriction

Saul Loeb / AFP / Getty Images A judge on Friday temporarily blocked South Carolina’s six-week abortion restriction until the state Supreme Court reviews the law.  South Carolina Circuit Court Judge Clifton Newman granted a temporary restraining order against the restriction in a lawsuit brought by Planned Parenthood South Atlantic, the Greenville Women’s Clinic, and two physicians.

Small plane crash at South Florida airport kills 2

Two people died Friday when a small plane crashed at a small South Florida airport, Palm Beach County sheriff’s officials said. The crash at the Palm Beach County Park Airport in Lantana happened shortly after 11 a.m. officials said. Television helicopter footage shows the Cessna Skyhawk broken into several pieces well off the runway. Names […]

Canada’s prime minister meets with South Korea’s president, will discuss challenges posed by North Korea

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrived in South Korea on Tuesday for a meeting with South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol at which they are expected to discuss expansion of trade and challenges posed by North Korea. Trudeau, the first Canadian leader to visit South Korea in nine years, will meet with Yoon on Wednesday, […]

Photos show Northern Lights across the US, including in states as far south as Arizona, Arkansas

Photos are emerging of the Northern Lights being seen in places as far south as Arizona and Arkansas overnight as a powerful geomagnetic storm hit Earth.    The dazzling displays came after the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) registered a level four out of five on the geomagnetic storm impact scale as nightfall approached […]

Male GOP Senators Ignore Women, Vote for Abortion Ban in South Carolina

Twenty-seven male South Carolina legislators passed a ban on abortions after six weeks Tuesday, over the objections of all five women in the state Senate—including three Republicans.The ban, which bars abortion before most people know they are pregnant, will now go to the desk of Gov. Henry McMaster (R), who is expected to sign it.

EXCLUSIVE: Biden Admin Releases Migrants into South Texas –

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — The downtown streets of this South Texas border community are once-again awash with recently released migrants waiting to depart the border city to other parts of the country. Breitbart Texas interviewed several dozen migrants on Friday, all from Venezuela, who spoke of the long journey to the United States and the conditions

Tennessee Silencing Black Politicians Is Not New for the South

Get more news and opinions in the twice-daily Beast Digest newsletter. Don’t miss the next big story, sign up here.On Thursday, two Black members of the Tennessee House of Representatives, Justin Jones of Nashville and Justin Pearson of Memphis, were expelled after they participated in protests at the State Capitol. A third representative, Gloria Johnson

Chinese military aircraft, vessels detected around Taiwan after US conducts exercises in the South China Sea

Nearly two dozen Chinese military aircraft and ships were detected around Taiwan on Monday morning after the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps held joint exercises in the South China Sea over the weekend.  Taiwan’s Defense Ministry said that 18 People’s Liberation Army aircraft were detected, 11 of which crossed the median line of the Taiwan […]

South Side Chicago Residents Outraged as City Spends Millions Housing Border Crossers in Abandoned School

Residents of Chicago’s South Side, home to the city’s poorest neighborhoods, are outraged as Democrat Mayor Lori Lightfoot spends millions housing newly arrived border crossers in an abandoned school. Earlier this month, Lightfoot’s administration began housing border crossers in Wadsworth Elementary School — an abandoned school that sits in the city’s Woodlawn neighborhood. The school was

‘South Park’ Rips Attention-Loving Meghan and Prince Harry over ‘Privacy’ Demands

The long-running satirical cartoon South Park took aim at former royals Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle on Wednesday, portraying them as the “prince and princess of Canada,” whiny and privileged shills who constantly self-promote while claiming to want privacy. Of course, in real life there is no Canadian royalty separate and distinct from

North Korea confirms ICBM test, warns of more powerful steps in response to South Korea, US trainings

North Korea confirmed Sunday the intercontinental ballistic missile test conducted Saturday was meant to further bolster its “fatal” nuclear attack capacity against its rivals, according to The Associated Press. The country also threatened additional powerful steps in response to the planned military training between the U.S. and South Korea. In its first missile test since […]

South African Rapper AKA Shot Dead in Potential Hit

Along with one other man, South African rapper AKA, real name Kiernan Forbes, was shot and killed by two armed assailants on Friday night outside a restaurant in Durban, South Africa, the New York Times reports. Forbes, born in Cape Town, made his debut in 2010 with the singles “I Want It All” and “Victory

Tucker Laments ‘What Happened’ in Post-Apartheid South Africa

Tucker Carlson on Tuesday groaned about “what’s happened” in South Africa over the last 29 years—an apparent reference to the end of apartheid and the election of Nelson Mandela to the country’s presidency in 1994.Carlson began his show Tuesday by criticizing recent U.S. legislation introduced by Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) designed to counter “white

Biden Wants to Move Blackout-plagued South Africa Off Coal, Its Main Energy Source

President Joe Biden pledged Wednesday to move South Africa off coal, its main source of energy, toward green energy sources — despite the fact that the country lacks the power to keep its electricity on 24 hours per day. Speaking to a gathering of African leaders in Washington, DC, Biden promised his administration’s joint efforts

North Korean Dictator’s Sister Dismisses South Korean Offer of Economic Aid as ‘Foolish’

Kim Yo-jong, the powerful and confrontational sister of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, on Friday scoffed at South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol’s offer of economic assistance in exchange for denuclearization as “foolish” and told Yoon to “shut his mouth.” In a speech on Monday, Yoon offered an ambitious package of economic assistance for impoverished, starving…

PHOTOS: Hundreds of Migrant Families Released into South Texas After Trump Visit

McALLEN Texas – The day after former President Donald Trump’s visit to the region, dozens of Border Patrol-contracted vans and buses carrying recently released migrants arrived at the downtown offices of Catholic Charities Respite Center. According to a law enforcement source within Customs and Border Protection, more than 5,300 migrants were apprehended on Wednesday nationwide.…

Joe Biden Issues Travel Ban on South Africa; Reinstates Europe, Brazil Bans

MICHELE SPATARI/AFP via Getty Images President Joe Biden has issued a travel ban on South Africa, stopping most immigration to the United States from the country, and reinstated bans on Europe and Brazil to slow the spread of the Chinese coronavirus. Biden, who once referred to President Trump’s travel ban on China as “hysterical xenophobic,”…

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