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New Hampshire Republican resigns committee chair after sharing unhinged conspiracy about ‘tentacle’-filled vaccines

New Hampshire GOP state Rep. Ken Weyler resigned as chairman of the House Finance Committee on Wednesday after generating controversy for sharing conspiracy theories full of anti-Catholic bigotry with his colleagues, New Hampshire Public...

After finding only death in Surfside, a rescuer fights to put her own life...

Normally, the jet stream has a wavelike pattern, meandering north and then south and then north again. When these meanders in the jet stream become bigger, they move slower and can become stationary....

Duke volleyball game in Utah moved after racism incident

The Republican Party long ago slipped under the sheets with the religious right to become bedfellows in the culture wars, encouraging bigots, misogynists and Christian zealots to insist that others live by their morals...

Ted Cruz faces off with law enforcement at Bozeman, Montana airport

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) appeared to be leaving Montana on Sunday when he had a conflict with an airline employee, a video posted to Reddit said. Cruz was flying out of Bozeman International Airport...

Idaho Republicans battle ‘Libertarians, Constitutionalists, John Birchers and Redoubters’: report

Republicans in Idaho continue to battle each other in the deep-red state."Former Idaho politicians, state leaders and community members are joining together as the North Idaho Republicans," KXLY-TV in Spokane reported Wednesday. "They say...

‘I didn’t win the election’: Trump concedes 2020 defeat in video interview with historians

Donald Trump admitted on video that he did not win the 2020 election.The former president conceded his defeat -- which could become a key piece of evidence in the various investigations of his attempts...

Russia’s ambassador calls Trump the ‘overthrown’ and ‘legitimately elected president’ during UN speech

Russia's ambassador to the United Nations Vasily Nebenzya this week pushed Donald Trump's lie that he won the 2020 election. Ahead of the vote Wednesday to condemn Russia, Nebenzya attacked the United States, saying...

WATCH: ‘Real Time’ guest steals the show with profanely hilarious Soviet joke

HBO "Real Time" host Bill Maher on Friday interviewed Russian-American journalist Julia Ioffe about Vladimir Putin's invasion of Ukraine.At one point Maher asked if she remembered "the old joke" about the Soviet Union."Oh, I...

How social media has hindered progressive movements — and fueled the far right

Real change takes time. "People don't just cut off the king's head," Gal Beckerman, an editor at The New York Review of Books, begins "The Quiet Before: On the Unexpected Rise of Radical Ideas."...

Former North Carolina police chief arrested after faking his own death

A former North Carolina police chief who was the subject of a missing person search was arrested this Thursday morning, WCET reports. Columbus County Sheriff Jody Greene says former Chadbourn police chief Anthony Spivey...