White supremacist mass murderer Dylann Roof staged a hunger strike this month while on federal death row, alleging in letters to The Associated Press that he’s been verbally harassed and abused without cause” and “treated disproportionately harsh."
Jif peanut butter and the people at GIPHY have teamed up to the settle the debate on whether GIF, an acronym for Graphic Interchange Form, is pronounced with a soft or hard “G.”
Pete Davidson Slams ’SNL,' Says He's Outgrown the Show Pete Davidson recently sat down with Charlamagne Tha God to talk about his future with ‘Saturday Night Live.’ The 26-year-old comedian admitted that he initially wanted 2019 to be his last season, calling the ‘SNL’ work environment “cutthroat.” Pete Davidson, via 'Entertainment Weekly' Davidson said he feels like he’s become a “weekend update [joke]” and that he never knows “whose side [they are] on.” Pete Davidson, via 'Entertainment Weekly' Combined with his lack of availability, Davidson confessed that he feels he’s done “as much as [he] can” for the show. Pete Davidson, via 'Entertainment Weekly'
Chris Matthews isn't one to freely dole out apologies, leading the New York Times to call one extended to Bernie Sanders "a moment of humility." The Hardball anchor had come under fire—with Sanders reportedly extremely bothered himself—over comments he made Saturday during MSNBC's coverage of the Nevada caucus,...
CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) - Surging front-runner Bernie Sanders will be in the hot seat at the Democratic debate in South Carolina on Tuesday, when his six presidential rivals try to derail his growing momentum before the next big round of nominating contests.
No clarity, but more potential threads to follow in the case of Lori Vallow, the Idaho mother arrested in Hawaii last week in connection with the disappearance of her two children. The first thread comes via the ex-husband of Vallow's niece, who filed paperwork in an Arizona court last week...
A federal judge has heard arguments on whether to grant Trump ally Roger Stone a new trial based on his claims of juror bias in the trial that led to his conviction and sentencing on charges related to the Russia investigation
Amazon Opens a Full-Size, Cashier-less Grocery Store Known as Amazon Go Grocery, the flagship store opened on Tuesday in the Seattle neighborhood of Capital Hill. The 10,500 square foot store utilizes the same technology as the smaller Amazon Go stores around the country. Customers scan a bar code on their smartphones at a turnstile when entering. They then do their shopping. Once they're finished, customer exit the store, bypassing the standard checkout process. While smaller than a typical grocery store, Amazon Go Grocery stocks 5,000 items. Products range from fresh meats to produce, meals on the go, alcoholic beverages and household goods. Amazon is also opening a grocery store without the Go technology in Woodland Hills, CA. The details of this store are unknown. Other chains are also racing into the cashier-less market. 7-Eleven opened its first such store in Irving, TX.
In a Washington Post op-ed, Catherine Rampell writes that there's a decent chance a "proven socialist" will be in the White House after the 2020 election. No, not Bernie Sanders. "I'm referring to the one who already occupies the White House," writes Rampell. Yes, she makes the case that President...
National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases Director Nancy Messonnier. | Samuel Corum/Getty Images By BRIANNA EHLEY 02/25/2020 01:13 PM EST A coronavirus outbreak in the United States is now inevitable, a top CDC official said Tuesday, elevating concerns that the public health emergency could soon become a full-scale pandemic. “Ultimately, we will see community spread in this country,” Nancy Messonnier, the director of the CDC’s National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases told reporters on a call.