January 29, 2023

Why Did Gunmen Open Fire on This Top TV Star?

MEXICO CITY—Ciro Gómez Leyva, one of Mexico’s best-known radio and television reporters, heard the shattering sound of gunshots ricocheting off his car window pane while driving home from work in his armored vehicle last month. The bulletproof glass saved him from becoming one more statistic in a deadly series of attacks against journalists in Mexico.In

Top progressive firm drops Sinema as a client

Digital firm Authentic saw an internal revolt over its work for Sen. Krysten Sinema earlier this year. | Alex Brandon/AP Photo The leading progressive digital firm Authentic has dropped Kyrsten Sinema as a client, after the Arizona senator announced she was leaving the Democratic Party, according to a person close to the firm. Sinema announced

Biden ignores question on classified docs, missing Ana Walshe’s mother breaks silence and more top headlines

President Joe Biden speaks during a ceremony at the White House marking the two-year anniversary of the January 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on Friday, Jan. 6, 2023. (Ting Shen/Bloomberg via Getty Images) Good morning and welcome to Fox News’ morning newsletter, Fox News First. Subscribe now to get Fox News First […]

NFL team official puts blame on league exec over Bills-Bengals warm up report

One of the unanswered questions that have swirled around the canceled Buffalo Bills and Cincinnati Bengals game from Week 17 of the NFL regular season is whether players were told they would have 5 minutes to warm up again after Damar Hamlin suffered cardiac arrest on the field. ESPN’s Joe Buck said on the broadcast […]

See Romney run? Trump’s top GOP foil eyes Senate reelection

Mitt Romney said he needs to “see how that feels” in the coming months as he considers whether to test his brand of politics one more time. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images Many of Mitt Romney’s fellow senators assume his willingness to break from his party — and Donald Trump — means he’s planning for only one

Top Senate Republicans push forward amid calls to delay leadership elections

But the election may be different this time. In addition to the trio circulating the letter, Sens. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), Cynthia Lummis (R-Wyo.), Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) also want to delay the elections. Hawley says he will vote against McConnell as leader, and Senator-elect Eric Schmitt (R-Mo.) has said the Senate

Trump Jr., Top Republicans to Arizona Voters: Stay in Line, Do Not Leave Polling Places

Update, 6:47 p.m. ET: Maricopa County Recorder Stephen Richard apologized to “any voter who has been frustrated or inconvenienced today in Maricopa County,” adding that “every legal vote will be tabulated. Broadly speaking, the County Recorder is responsible for voter registration and early voting. The Board of Supervisors is responsible for emergency Voting, Election Day operations

Top lawmaker demands answers on outside-D.C. security after Pelosi attack

It also marks one of the first public attempts at oversight of the two brand new satellite offices the Capitol Police set up to assist in security outside of D.C. in the wake of the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol. Security protocols for the line of succession were one of Lofgren’s main areas of

Top Republicans reject any link between GOP rhetoric and Paul Pelosi assault

“I’m sure people like to talk about anything but what the Democrats have done to this country,” Emmer said on CBS’ “Face the Nation.” The debate over political rhetoric’s role in the Paul Pelosi attack, the perpetrator of which steeped himself in online disinformation about fraud in the 2020 election and other conspiracy theories, dominated…

Poll: Half of Voters Say Economy, Inflation Top Issue Going into Midterms

Half of U.S. voters say the economy or inflation is their number one issue heading into the November 8 midterm elections, according to a recent ABC/Ipsos poll. The poll shows that 28 percent of registered voters say the economy is their single most important issue for determining their ballot, while 22 percent say inflation is.…

Why Manchin backed off on his top priority

But Manchin’s final major priority after a stretch in which everything broke his way needed the support of Republicans. And there were simply too many problems for him to solve in too short a time after releasing his legislation just last week. His home-state GOP colleague Sen. Shelley Moore Capito has her own permitting bill,…

EXCLUSIVE: Top Biden EPA Nominee May Have ‘Violated’ Key Ethics Pledge, Watchdogs Say

Joseph Goffman, a top Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) nominee, could have violated a key federal ethics pledge after using his government role to grant favors to former university colleagues, watchdogs say. Goffman corresponded with former colleagues at Harvard University using his government email, according to federal records, potentially violating his ethics pledge. “Considering his several…

Putin Declares America Is Russia’s Top Threat

Russian leader Vladimir Putin on Sunday signed a military document that declared the United States is the primary threat to Russian security. It was the first update to Russia’s naval doctrine since 2015, when changes were made following Russia’s annexation of the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine. Sunday was Navy Day, a national holiday established by…

Biden Admin To Crack Down On Airline Fees, Top Economist Announces

The Department of Transportation (DOT) will issue new rules regulating airline fees on luggage and in-flight WiFi, White House advisor Brian Deese confirmed. Deese, the director of the National Economic Council, told reporters at a Friday press conference that airlines will be required to refund luggage and WiFi fees if luggage is lost or WiFi…

Watchdog: Top 3 Victims of Human Trafficking Are Addicts, Runaways, Illegals

Drug addicts, runaways, and illegal aliens are the three top targets of sex and forced labor traffickers, according to a new report by the Human Trafficking Institute (HTI). The vast majority of prosecutions last year involved sex trafficking cases. HTI‘s report, released early this month, is primarily based on its tally of 579 active criminal trafficking…

Top Canadian ‘Conservative’ Asks ‘Forgiveness’ for ‘Cis/Straight/White’ Privilege

In a bizarre woke social media post, a top Canadian Conservative Party MP asked for “forgiveness” because of her “cis/straight/white” privilege. Conservative Party of Canada (CPC) MP Michelle Rempel Garner, currently the shadow minister for health, wrote: “I humble myself and ask forgiveness, and seek to make things right. I have privilege; I am cis/straight/white. But…

Report: Sweden Top in Europe for Deadly Gun Violence

A report from the Crime Prevention Council, Brå, has revealed that Sweden continues to see an increase in deadly shootings and now has the highest level in Europe. According to Brå, Sweden was at the bottom of 22 other European countries when it came to fatal gun violence in the early 2000s. But since 2013, the…

Obama’s Top Economist: Unemployment Benefits, Not Lack Of Childcare, Could Be Harming Recovery

Harvard University economist Jason Furman suggested in a new study that the American Rescue Plan’s expansion of unemployment benefits could be harming the United States’ post-pandemic economic recovery. Furman’s study argues that a lack of childcare options for working parents of young children is not causing the country’s poor jobs numbers. Instead, he writes in…

John Boehner Says Gun Control Would Be Top Priority ‘if’ He Were Speaker

Former House Speaker John Boehner (R) indicated Sunday that gun control would be a top priority “if” he were Speaker now. During an interview on CNN’s State of the Union, Boehner focused on what he thinks is the importance of reaching across the aisle. The segment began with CNN’s Dana Bash claiming there have been…

EXCLUSIVE: Top Trump Admin Official Praises Biden For Adopting ‘Nearly All’ Of His Predecessor’s China Policies

Brooke Rollins, CEO and president of the newly-launched America First Policy Institute (AFPI), commended the Biden administration Tuesday for carrying over key aspects of former President Donald Trump’s general foreign policy and specific approach to China. Rollins told Daily Caller that “the Trump Administration set and reset policy on our most important foreign relationships in…

Biden Budget Requests Increase In Defense Spending, Identifies China As ‘Top Challenge’

April 09, 2021 12:39 PM ET President Joe Biden’s budget for the fiscal year 2022 calls for a slight increase in defense spending to $715 billion and identifies combatting China as the “top challenge” for the U.S. as a whole. The defense spending in Biden’s first budget request reflects the Pentagon’s ongoing efforts to pivot…

Top New York Lawmakers Call On Cuomo To Step Down After He Dismissed Resignation Calls As ‘Anti-Democratic’

New York State Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins, both Democrats, called on Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo to resign Sunday over mounting sexual misconduct allegations. “We need to govern without daily distractions. For the good of the state, Governor Cuomo must resign,” Stewart-Cousins said in a statement. NEW: Bombshell. ⁦@AndreaSCousins⁩ calls…

Cuomo Misled The Public Using Nursing Home Figures His Top Aides Manipulated

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his top lieutenants cited a report altered by his top aides to make it seem like they were handling the COVID-19 outbreak in nursing homes better than other states. A New York State Department of Health report published in early July disclosed 6,432 COVID-19 deaths at nursing homes, despite…

Top Venezuelan Socialist on Rigged Election: ‘Those Who Don’t Vote, Don’t Eat’

Venezuelan socialist lawmaker, television host, and suspected drug lord Diosdado Cabello threatened Venezuelans with starvation on Monday if they did not vote in Sunday’s legislative elections. The Organization of American States (OAS) preemptively urged world states not to accept the results of the December 6 elections last month, citing the totally unfree and unfair circumstances…

Joe Biden Nominates Three Former Obama Administration Officials to Serve in Top Pentagon Positions

President-elect Joe Biden on Wednesday announced he has nominated three former senior Obama administration officials for top positions at the Pentagon, prompting praise from the foreign policy establishment. “Today, President-elect Joe Biden announced his nomination of Dr. Kathleen Hicks as the Deputy Secretary of Defense and Dr. Colin Kahl as Under Secretary of Defense for Policy,”…

Firm Linked To Top Biden Advisor Is Lobbying To Soften US Trade Policy Towards China

A lobbying firm co-founded by Joe Biden’s incoming White House counselor registered earlier this year to lobby for a tech company seeking to improve trade relations with China.  Biden tapped Steve Ricchetti, a longtime lobbyist and Democratic operative, to serve as one of his top White House aides.  Ricchetti’s brother, Jeff, registered in August to…

Facebook Cleans House – Purges Several Top Conservative Pages FOUR WEEKS BEFORE ELECTION

On Thursday Facbeook announced the company took action on 559 Pages and 251 accounts that violated their “spam” and coordinated “inauthentic behavior” policies. Facebook said most of those affected were political pages. This year, we’ve enforced this policy against many Pages, Groups and accounts created to stir up political debate, including in the US, the […]

The Top Five Ways Obama Attacked the Free Press.

President Barack Obama makes remarks during his news conference at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) in Lima, Peru, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) It’s been over a year and a half since Obama left office, but it still bothers me hearing him speak. Between his trying to take credit for the Trump economy […]

Top Democrats Show Their True Anti-American Colors.

Democrats are showing their true colors — and they’re anything but red, white, and blue. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo slammed our great nation this week while attacking President Trump. “We’re not going to Make America Great Again,” Cuomo said. “It was never that great.” Cuomo’s grossly offensive and unpatriotic comments are just the latest […]

Top 2020 Democrats under fire for ‘collective bashing of America’ after Cuomo gaffe.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who has been floated as a possible 2020 Democratic presidential pick, was forced to backtrack this week after saying America “was never that great” — the latest example of top Democrats criticizing what they see as the country’s injustices. But now Republicans are saying that it represents part of a […]

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