Chicago bus: First bus carrying migrants from Texas-Mexico border arrives in Illinois, officials say

CNN — The State of Texas, which for several months has thousands of buses of newly arrived migrants at the US-Mexico border to New York and Washington, DC, has defined a new metropolitan area as destination: Chicago. Undocumented migrants on a charter bus from Texas arrived in Chicago on Wednesday evening, according to the office … Read more

Beto O’Rourke halts campaign against Texas Governor Greg Abbott

Beto O’Rourke has suspended his campaign against Republican incumbent Governor Greg Abbott due to a bacterial infection diagnosed last week. The Democrat is recovering at his home in El Paso, stepping back from the campaign trail with the November election two months away. Texas Democratic candidate Beto O’Rourke addressing a crowd of supporters at a … Read more

Uvalde school board fires police chief after mass shooting

UVALDE, Texas (AP) — The Uvalde School District on Wednesday fired Police Chief Pete Arredondo under mounting pressure in the grieving Texas town to punish officers for letting a Robb Elementary School gunman stay. in a fourth grade classroom for over an hour with an AR-15 style rifle as 19 children and two teachers were … Read more

Arizona levee breached, hiker missing after floods hit west

A levee was breached in a small town near the Arizona-New Mexico border on Monday, forcing the evacuation of 60 people after a weekend of flash flooding in the American Southwest also washed away a woman still missing in Zion National Park, Utah. In Duncan, a rural Arizona town about 180 miles (290 kilometers) from … Read more

Browns’ Deshaun Watson suspended 11 games and fined $5 million

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson will serve an 11-game unpaid suspension, pay a $5 million fine, and undergo professional evaluation and treatment as part of a settlement with the NFL following accusations of sexual misconduct by two dozen women. The league had sought to ban Watson for at least a year … Read more

A Texas school district removes and revises dozens of disputed books, including the Bible and an adaptation of Anne Frank

CNN — Officials at a school district near Fort Worth, Texas, have ordered school staff and librarians to temporarily remove books that have been challenged through the district’s official complaint process over the past school year, including the Bible and an illustrated adaptation of Anne Frank’s diary. The Keller Independent School District Board of Trustees … Read more

OnlyFans model arrested for the murder of her Texas boyfriend

Courtney Clenney, 25, who goes by the name Courtney Tailor on Instagram, is being investigated for the fatal assault of her boyfriend in Miami on April 3, 2022. instagram -Instagram Courtney Clenney, the OnlyFans and Instagram model who stabbed her boyfriend to death in Miami in April, has been arrested for murder, the Miami Herald … Read more

At least 68 migrants arrived in New York on buses sent by Texas Governor Abbott over the weekend

CNN — New York Mayor Eric Adams claimed some migrants were ‘forced’ onto buses from Texas, as another 14 asylum seekers arrived in the city on Sunday in another bus sent by the governor of Texas, Greg Abbott. Fifty-four asylum seekers arrived in New York on Friday on a bus from Texas, according to the … Read more

John Oliver happily mocks Alex Jones trial text messaging error

A week after kick disgraced British Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaving, John Oliver returned to the Last week tonight office on Sunday to weigh in on the libel trial of lopsided conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, who was found guilty of falsely claiming that the Sandy Hook Massacre was a “hoax” filled with “actors”. The jury … Read more