Connect with us

General News

Powerful derecho with 100mph winds causes chaos across Midwest – Fox News

The storm known as a derecho lasted several hours as it tore from eastern Nebraska across Iowa and parts of Wisconsin and Illinois, had the wind speed of a major hurricane, and likely caused more widespread damage than a normal tornado.

Published

on

post featured image
ADVERTISEMENT

IOWA CITY, Iowa — A rare storm packing 100 mph winds and with power similar to an inland hurricane swept across the Midwest on Monday, blowing over trees, flipping vehicles, causing widespread property damage and leaving hundreds of thousands without power as it moved through Chicago and into Indiana and Michigan.
The storm known as a derecho lasted several hours as it tore from eastern Nebraska across Iowa and parts of Wisconsin and Illinois, had the wind speed of a major hurricane, and likely…

Click here to view the original article.

General News

Maher rips Barrett, Trump’s expected Supreme Court pick: ‘She’s a f—ing nut’ – Fox News

“Real Time” host Bill Maher tore into President Trump’s likely Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett on  Friday night — and warned about the consequences that may follow her confirmation.

Published

on

post featured image
ADVERTISEMENT

“Real Time” host Bill Maher tore into President Trump’s likely Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett on  Friday night — and warned about the consequences that may follow her confirmation.
During his opening monologue, Maher told his audience about the widely expected SCOTUS pick, though had a tough time pronouncing her name correctly.
“We’ll be saying this name a lot I’m sure because she’s a f—ing nut,” Maher said. “Religion — I was right about that one too. I’m sorry, but Amy…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading

General News

Kremlin’s World War III Propaganda Meltdown Shows Putin Is Cornered – The Daily Beast

The Kremlin’s well-oiled propaganda machine is reaching hysterical levels as Western sanctions bite and fear grow that he may lash out.

Published

on

post featured image
ADVERTISEMENT

MOSCOWRussia these days may look frightening to Americans, who hear often of election meddling and poisoning among other ill deeds. But consider for a moment the view from the other side of the divide, or at least the view presented to Russians by their television sets.
The looming potential for World War III has become a regular topic on Russian state propaganda shows. Night after night, Vladimir Soloviev, who is often described as the Kremlins top propagandist, and his guests condemn the West…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading

General News

Kentucky’s only Black female legislator arrested in Breonna Taylor protest – CNN

Kentucky state Rep. Attica Scott, the state’s only Black female legislator, was among 24 people arrested Thursday by the Louisville Metro Police Department during Breonna Taylor protests, the Democratic lawmaker confirmed to CNN after her release from custody…

Published

on

post featured image
ADVERTISEMENT

(CNN)Kentucky state Rep. Attica Scott, the state’s only Black female legislator, was among 24 people arrested Thursday by the Louisville Metro Police Department during Breonna Taylor protests, the Democratic lawmaker confirmed to CNN after her release from custody Friday morning.
Scott — who in August had pre-filed legislation to end the use of no-knock warrants in Kentucky, known as “Breonna’s Law” — and her 19-year-old daughter Ashanti were charged with unlawful assembly, failure to dispers…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading

Trending

You might also like ...

post featured image
New York Supreme Court judge orders judicial review of Eric Garner case – NBC News
post featured image
Federal judge removes acting Bureau of Land Management director after finding he has served unlawfully for 424 days – CNN
post featured image
Pennsylvania officials claim probe into discarded military ballots proves system ‘works’ – Fox News