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A GOP-backed bill in Oklahoma would fine drag performers up to $20,000 and have them face up to 2 years in jail for performing in front of a minor
A GOP-backed bill in Oklahoma would fine drag performers up to $20,000 and have them face up to 2 years in jail for performing in front of a minor

The Oklahoma bill also named drag queen story hours as events that would be deemed unlawful, as well as other forms of "adult cabaret" performances.

'Irish Giant's' body seized 140 years ago despite his wishes. It's finally off display

Before his death in 1783, he requested a burial at sea in order to prevent anatomists from seizing his remains.

Proud Boys expecting
Proud Boys expecting 'civil war' before Jan. 6, witness says

The month before the riot at the U.S. Capitol, members of the Proud Boys were growing increasingly angry about the outcome of the 2020 election and were...

Ed Reed saying he got Jackson State offer throws Deion Sanders
Ed Reed saying he got Jackson State offer throws Deion Sanders' endorsement of TC Taylor into question

When Ed Reed and Bethune-Cookman couldn't come to an agreement, he said he was offered the Jackson State football coach job to replace Deion Sanders.

Treasury takes another
Treasury takes another 'extraordinary' step on debt limit

U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen sent a letter Tuesday to congressional leaders saying she's suspending the reinvestment of some federal bonds in a...

Why Vietnam celebrates the Year of the Cat instead of the Rabbit
Why Vietnam celebrates the Year of the Cat instead of the Rabbit

While most Asian countries and diasporas welcomed the Lunar New Year celebrating the rabbit, Vietnam, which observes the equivalent Tết Nguyên Đán, honored a...

The politics of the latest discovery of documents at Biden
The politics of the latest discovery of documents at Biden's home

CBS News' Ed O'Keefe and Robert Costa discuss the latest on the discovery of documents marked classified at President Biden's home, and what it means for the...

Shiffrin
Shiffrin's chase of record 83rd win moves on to next resort

CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy (AP) - American skier Mikaela Shiffrin's pursuit of a record 83rd World Cup win will move on to the next stop on the circuit...

'Trauma torture on our dime': Unsuspecting customers at a Kentucky restaurant said they felt 'helpless' after a GOP event played the graphic footage from the raid that killed Breonna Taylor

"We're paying for this, and this is awful. It was trauma torture on our dime. There was nothing we could do," Cayce Johnson told Insider.

Some Google workers who
Some Google workers who've been laid off earned as much as $1 million a year, report says

The Information reported that the job cuts announced on Friday by Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai also included some high performers and high earners.

German caution on Ukraine arms rooted in political culture
German caution on Ukraine arms rooted in political culture

Germany has become one of Ukraine's leading weapons suppliers in the 11 months since Russia's invasion, but Chancellor Olaf Scholz also has gained a...

Joy Behar Forced to Correct Her Bogus Conspiracy About Alec Baldwin
Joy Behar Forced to Correct Her Bogus Conspiracy About Alec Baldwin's 'Rust' Charges

ABC NewsThe View's Joy Behar was forced to issue a "clarification" on Friday after suggesting that actor Alec Baldwin faces involuntary manslaughter charges ...

After prosecutors announced charges against Alec Baldwin for film set shooting, experts say they could be making a
After prosecutors announced charges against Alec Baldwin for film set shooting, experts say they could be making a 'strange play' to 'threaten' him into taking a plea deal

Prosecutors announced Thursday that they plan to charge Baldwin with involuntary manslaughter in cinematography Halyna Hutchins' death.

Biden: classified documents found in his personal office were
Biden: classified documents found in his personal office were 'filed in the wrong place'

President Joe Biden has "no regrets" that he didn't reveal the discovery of classified documents when they were found at his former personal office.

Vanessa Hudgens Has One Word For Ex-Partner Austin Butler And His
Vanessa Hudgens Has One Word For Ex-Partner Austin Butler And His 'Elvis' Voice

Fans pointed out that Butler's voice still sounded akin to Elvis Presley during his appearance - and win - at the Golden Globe Awards earlier this month.

Ukrainians wrap up landmine clearance exercises in Cambodia
Ukrainians wrap up landmine clearance exercises in Cambodia

A group of 15 Ukrainian deminers on Friday wrapped up a week of training in Cambodia, where experts who have cleared minefields from one of the world's most ...

Bosnian war survivors share survival tips with Ukraine
Bosnian war survivors share survival tips with Ukraine

GORAZDE, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) - Residents of eastern Bosnia's city of Gorazde do not need imaginations to understand the suffering of Ukraine's people...

Olivia Munn garners both praise and backlash after taking son to his first Asian market
Olivia Munn garners both praise and backlash after taking son to his first Asian market

Olivia Munn and her partner, John Mulaney, recently took their 13-month-old son, Malcolm, to his first Asian market during a wholesome family trip. In her...

Religious leaders sue to block Missouri
Religious leaders sue to block Missouri's abortion ban

A group of religious leaders who support abortion rights filed a lawsuit on Thursday challenging Missouri's law that bans abortions in nearly all cases...

I worked at Disney World and Disneyland. Here are 7 things I never buy at the parks.
I worked at Disney World and Disneyland. Here are 7 things I never buy at the parks.

After working at the theme parks in California and Florida, I learned a few tricks for how to save money on things like food and merchandise.

Cardinal says book by Benedict XVI
Cardinal says book by Benedict XVI's secretary 'unseemly'

The archbishop of Vienna, a longtime friend and former student of Pope Benedict XVI, has confirmed that it was he who wrote a letter to his former teacher...

Family of UGA player killed in crash, attorneys to discuss investigation, legal action
Family of UGA player killed in crash, attorneys to discuss investigation, legal action

During the press conference, the family's legal team will discuss the legal actions that will be taken on behalf of the Willock family.

Tony Dungy deletes controversial cat litter tweet after backlash, outrage
Tony Dungy deletes controversial cat litter tweet after backlash, outrage

The former Indianapolis Colts coach took down the tweet which claimed schools were putting litter boxes in bathrooms for kids identifying as cats

United Airlines CEO warns travelers more disruptions ahead
United Airlines CEO warns travelers more disruptions ahead

The CEO of United Airlines said Wednesday that other airlines won't be able to handle all the flights they plan to operate this year, leading to more...

Strykers, Bradleys likely in huge US aid package for Ukraine
Strykers, Bradleys likely in huge US aid package for Ukraine

The U.S. is finalizing a massive package of military aid for Ukraine that U.S. officials say is likely to total as much as $2.6 billion. It's expected to...

Excessive speed listed as cause of fatal UGa wreck
Excessive speed listed as cause of fatal UGa wreck

Georgia football player Devin Willock was not wearing a seat belt when he was ejected from the vehicle in a weekend crash that killed him and a recruiting...

UConn athletics deficit climbed to $53 million in
UConn athletics deficit climbed to $53 million in '22

The University of Connecticut's athletic department deficit rose to $53 million during the 2022 fiscal year, an increase the school attributed to $13.4...

'Frustrating;' Wife of Honda employee says they're under threat of eviction after short paychecks

Workers at Honda of America are still looking for missing money and the company is now admitting to employees they're dealing with two different issues.

Brendan Fraser Breaks Down in Tears in Critics Choice Awards Speech
Brendan Fraser Breaks Down in Tears in Critics Choice Awards Speech

Brendan Fraser accepts the Best Actor award at the 2023 Critics Choice Awards.

Flooded three times in two weeks, California town is fed up
Flooded three times in two weeks, California town is fed up

Using a plastic broom, Camilla Shaffer scrapes at the thick layer of mud caking her yard -- it's the third time in two weeks that her house has been flooded ...

Maryland Gov.-elect Wes Moore on the power of second chances
Maryland Gov.-elect Wes Moore on the power of second chances

A former Army captain, bestselling author, anti-poverty advocate and first-time political candidate, Wes Moore will be sworn in this week as Maryland's first...

Iran executes former high-ranking defense ministry official
Iran executes former high-ranking defense ministry official

Iran Saturday said it executed a former high-ranking defense ministry official and dual Iranian-British national, prompting condemnation from Western leaders...

The Mega Millions winning ticket for the $1.35 billion jackpot was sold in Maine. Here are disappointing stories that reveal what it
The Mega Millions winning ticket for the $1.35 billion jackpot was sold in Maine. Here are disappointing stories that reveal what it's really like to win the lottery.

Someone won the $1.35 billion jackpot from a ticket purchased in Maine. While winning the lottery can change your life, here are the downsides.

Omicron subvariant XBB.1.5 possibly more likely to infect those who are vaccinated, officials say
Omicron subvariant XBB.1.5 possibly more likely to infect those who are vaccinated, officials say

New York City health authorities warned that the highly transmissible omicron subvariant XBB.1.5 may be more likely to infect those who have been vaccinated ...

Relentless rain continues Saturday in California
Relentless rain continues Saturday in California

Atmospheric rivers continue to pound California, bringing the risk for flash flooding and mudslides. In the higher elevations, heavy snow will continue to...

Prince Harry exclusive:
Prince Harry exclusive: 'There's enough for another book - I cut memoir in half to spare my family'

The Duke of Sussex has revealed that he has enough material to write another book, having held back disclosures for which the King and the Prince of Wales...

Trump Organization to be sentenced for tax fraud, faces fine
Trump Organization to be sentenced for tax fraud, faces fine

The stiffest penalty Donald Trump's company could receive when it is sentenced Friday by a New York judge for helping its executives dodge taxes is a $1.6...

Republican candidate
Republican candidate's wife arrested, charged with casting 23 fraudulent votes for her husband in the 2020 election

Prosecutors allege she engaged in 26 counts of providing false information and voting, three counts of fraudulent registration, and 23 counts of fraudulent...

Texas man allegedly decapitates newlywed wife, sheriff says
Texas man allegedly decapitates newlywed wife, sheriff says 'parts and pieces were recovered'

A Texas man reportedly killed his newlywed wife this week in a gruesome slaying, authorities said.

UFO reports rise to 510, not aliens but still a threat to US
UFO reports rise to 510, not aliens but still a threat to US

The U.S. has now collected 510 reports of unidentified flying objects, many of which are flying in sensitive military airspace. While there's no evidence of...

Russian stormtroopers disguise themselves as Ukraines Armed Forces in east: provocations expected
Russian stormtroopers disguise themselves as Ukraines Armed Forces in east: provocations expected

Russian assault squads, disguised in the military uniform of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, were spotted in Luhansk Oblast. The occupiers can prepare...

George Santos Staffer Predicts What
George Santos Staffer Predicts What's Next For The Embattled Republican

"Here I am introducing my lifetime friends to this guy and asking them for money. I wish I hadn't," one staffer said, according to Talking Points Memo.

'Yellowstone' star Cole Hauser reacts to potential impending death in Season 5 finale

Cole Hauser who plays Rip Wheeler on "Yellowstone" revealed whether a death may happen in the latter half of the show's fifth season.

Russia on verge of biggest gain in Ukraine since summer
Russia on verge of biggest gain in Ukraine since summer

Russian forces have nearly taken full control of Soledar, a small mining town in eastern Ukraine, placing Moscow on the verge of its most significant gain...

Paso Robles wine country under water
Paso Robles wine country under water

Atmospheric river storms swamped California's Paso Robles wine country. An overflowing creek now runs over Tablas Creek Vineyard's entrance.

Federal Reserve eyes first interest rate hike of the new year
Federal Reserve eyes first interest rate hike of the new year

The Federal Reserve is eyeing another interest rate hike, and experts say the increase could be just a quarter of a percentage point. Sultan Meghji, the...

Republicans plan to sue Gov. Katie Hobbs for being against discrimination
Republicans plan to sue Gov. Katie Hobbs for being against discrimination

When a group of unhinged extremists call themselves a "freedom" caucus you can be sure they believe in just the opposite.

Feds propose
Feds propose 'student loan safety net' alongside forgiveness

The White House is moving forward with a proposal that would lower student debt payments for millions of Americans now and in the future, offering a new...

GOP Rep. Nancy Mace says Rep. George Santos
GOP Rep. Nancy Mace says Rep. George Santos' 'entire résumé and life was manufactured' and that it will be 'very difficult to work with anyone who cannot be trusted'

Mace lambasted freshman Rep. George Santos on television for lying about his background and experience on the campaign trail.

Prince Harry opens up about his relationship, forgiveness with the British Royal Family
Prince Harry opens up about his relationship, forgiveness with the British Royal Family

Prince Harry spoke about his relationship with his family during an interview with a British news outlet to promote his new book, 'Spare.'


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