Petro and Colombia’s Rule of Law

Former M-19 rebel Gustavo Petro won Colombia’s runoff presidential election Sunday with 50.5% of the vote. His opponent, businessman Rodolfo Hernández, received 47.3%. The rest of the votes were either left intentionally blank or annulled by electoral authorities. With nearly half of all voters declining to endorse Mr. Petro, there is no mandate for radical … Read more

Biden: ‘I’m not being a wise guy’ by not taking blame for inflation

President Joe Biden said the blame for the 41-year high inflation rate could not be placed squarely on him during a sit-down Thursday with The Associated Press. ‘Isn’t it kind of interesting? If it’s my fault, why is it the case in every other major industrial country in the world that inflation is higher? You … Read more

Biden unhappy with officials saying US wants Ukraine to win

President Biden was reportedly unhappy with his secretaries of defense and state earlier this year after they publicly stated the US wanted Ukraine to defeat Russia in its brutal invasion that had begun months before. Biden expressed his disapproval in a conference call with Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin following … Read more

Biden acknowledges inflation ‘sapping the strength of a lot of families’ as economists prepare for Fed to raise interest rates

CNN – A fired-up President Joe Biden spoke to a friendly crowd of union supporters Tuesday, hoping to put a positive spin on his economic record amid inflation not seen in decades and blame Republicans for blocking his domestic agenda. Speaking to the AFL-CIO convention in Philadelphia, Biden sought to reassure the American people that … Read more

Monica Lewinsky throws shade at Jennifer Aniston after the star’s ‘famous for doing nothing’ jibe

Monica Lewinsky has thrown some subtle shade at actress Jennifer Aniston after the Friends star criticized her as being ‘famous for doing nothing’ while blasting internet celebrities for ‘diluting’ Hollywood. Although Lewinsky, 48, has yet to issue a response to the 53-year-old’s claims, she made her feelings on the matter very clear when she ‘liked’ … Read more

Biden to visit Saudi Arabia after a stop in Israel, determining it’s time to engage kingdom he once called a ‘pariah’

CNN – President Joe Biden will visit Saudi Arabia next month, the White House announced Tuesday, a foreign policy trade-off that completes the reversal of his campaign pledge to make the kingdom a “pariah.” The trip, set for mid-July, will also include Biden’s first stop in Israel as President as well as a visit to … Read more

Sarah Paulson and Monica Lewinsky attend Impeachment: American Crime Story FYC Event in Los Angeles

Sarah Paulson turned heads while attending an event for her series ‘Impeachment: American Crime Story’ at El Capitan Theater in Los Angeles on Friday. The actress, 47, dazzled in a plunging A-line long-sleeve pleated black gown that showcased her cleavage, and featured a silk panel at the waist, as she posed for photographers at the … Read more

How far will Operation Fly Formula shipments really go to fill America’s store shelves?

CNN – The first shipments from the federal government’s Operation Fly Formula will bring a total of nearly 1 million pounds of baby formula powder into the United States. That’s just a fraction of what the nation’s families need-about the same amount of formula typically sold over two days in the US-but it is a … Read more

Kamala Harris announces $ 1.9B more for Central America

Vice President Kamala Harris emerged from her long period of silence on the border crisis Tuesday to announce the private sector would throw nearly $ 2 billion more at Central America-even as thousands of migrants from the region make their way toward the US-Mexico frontier. The White House framed the $ 1.9 billion investment plan … Read more

Kamala Harris announces $ 1.9B more for Central America

Vice President Kamala Harris emerged from her long period of silence on the border crisis Tuesday to announce the private sector would throw nearly $ 2 billion more at Central America-even as thousands of migrants from the region make their way toward the US-Mexico frontier. The White House framed the $ 1.9 billion investment plan … Read more