Trump-targeted Wisconsin GOP leader Robin Vos fires 2020 election investigator

MADISON, Wis. – The leader of the Wisconsin Republican Assembly on Friday ended a 14-month taxpayer-funded investigation into the election 2020 by dismissing his hand-picked investigator. The dismissal of Michael Gableman by Assembly Speaker Robin Vos came just three days after lawmakers narrowly survived a main challenge of an opponent supported by the former president … Read more

Congress approves Dems’ climate, health care bill, a Biden triumph

WASHINGTON (AP) — A divided Congress gave final approval Friday to Democrats landmark climate and health billoffering President Joe Biden a triumph back from the dead on coveted priorities that the party hopes will bolster their chances of retaining their House and Senate majorities in November’s election. The House used a 220-207 party line vote … Read more

Cleveland Browns’ Deshaun Watson, in interview, apologizes to ‘every woman I’ve impacted in this situation’

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Cleveland Browns strategist Deshaun Watsonfor the first time, publicly apologized to women who accused him of sexual misconduct during massage sessions in an interview on Friday. “I want to say I’m so sorry for all the women I’ve impacted in this situation,” Watson said during a inside interview on the Browns pre-game … Read more

Fernando Tatis Jr. suspended 80 games for violating MLB PED policy

San Diego Padres superstar shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. was suspended 80 games for violating MLB’s policy on performance-enhancing drugs. MLB commissioner Rob Manfred announced in a statement Friday that Tatis had been suspended 80 games without pay after testing positive for Clostebol, an illegal substance under the city’s Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program. MLB. … Read more

FBI investigating ‘unprecedented’ number of threats against office following Mar-a-Lago raid

CNN — The FBI is investigating an ‘unprecedented’ number of threats to office personnel and property in the wake of search for former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort, including some against officers listed in court records as being involved in the recent search, a law enforcement source told CNN. On Friday, the names of the … Read more

The lone gunman who attacked the FBI office was a Navy vet who drove fast and was devoted to Donald Trump

The pro-Trump shooter who was shot by Ohio police on Thursday after attacking the FBI field office in Cincinnati with a nail gun was a Navy veteran with top-secret clearance who served on submarines and apparently needed speed, records and sources revealed Friday. ‘I have a lead foot,’ Ricky Walter Shiffer told a Minnesota cop … Read more

Poliovirus detected in sewage samples in New York, health officials say

“We’re dealing with a trifecta. Covid is still very much around. Polio, we’ve identified polio in our sewage. And we’re still dealing with the monkeypox crisis,” the mayor of New York said Friday, Eric Adams on CNN’s New Day. “We are addressing threats as they come our way and we are prepared to deal with … Read more