‘This is an issue’: Some Virginia voters received duplicate ballots in mail, but officials say all is well

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Just weeks before Election Day, at least 1,400 Virginia voters who had requested absentee ballots received duplicates in the mail.What are the details?According to the Washington Post, at least 1,000 registered voters in Fairfax County received multiple absentee ballots, while voters in Henrico County and the city of Richmond also received duplicate absentee ballots.Maurisa Potts told WRC-TV that she...

Feds open civil rights investigation into teenager who was shot 13 times by police

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Federal authorities have launched a civil rights investigation into the death of a teenager shot more than a dozen times by police.What is the background?The shooting death of 17-year-old John Albers in Overland Park, Kansas, sparked national outcry in January 2018 and triggered accusations of excessive use of force.Police were dispatched to Albers' home on Jan. 20, 2018, to...

Titans, Vikings suspend in-person activities following the NFL’s first reported COVID-19 outbreak

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The Tennessee Titans have announced the suspension of in-person activities until Saturday after three players and five staffers from the organization tested positive for the coronavirus, ESPN reported.The move reportedly means that no players or coaches will be allowed in the team's facilities until then.Per NFL protocol, the Minnesota Vikings, who hosted the Titans in a matchup last Sunday...

USA Today actually fact-checked a satire piece about RBG’s death being ‘overturned’

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Nothing gets by the fact-checkers at USA Today. In a fact-check article posted Sunday, USA Today writer Chelsey Cox and other staffers unironically determined a story published by the Babylon Bee, a well-known satire site, to be -- you guessed it -- "satire."What are the details?The Babylon Bee story, titled Ninth Circuit Court Overturns Death Of Ruth Bader Ginsburg,"...

David Hogg denounces violence, then apologizes, backtracks, and says only for ‘young white people’

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David Hogg, the 20-year-old survivor of the 2018 Parkland school shooting and co-founder of the March for Our Lives gun control advocacy group, apologized Monday for comments he made denouncing violence and looting. Civil unrest has overtaken many of America's cities this year as anarchists and Antifa have used Black Lives Matter anti-police brutality protests to engage in arson and...

Man covered in tattoos with eyes surgically turned black upset he can’t teach kindergartners any more

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A schoolteacher in France was upset after he was told he could not teach kindergarten any more because children under six years of age "could be frightened by his appearance."Sylvain Helaine, 35, reportedly known in the tattoo world as "Freaky Hoodie," has had his body, face, and tongue completely covered in tattoos and even had his eyes surgically turned...

Horowitz: NFL rejects COVID testing regimen that picks up low viral loads. When can we do the same?

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Science for me, but not for thee. We've seen this happen throughout the country. One college kid comes down with the sniffles or milder respiratory infection symptoms than what typically goes around the dormitory during a change in weather. The school immediately tests everyone in the school and discovers an "outbreak" of asymptomatic infections. Then they either shut down...

Sen. Ted Cruz triggers Joy Behar on ‘The View’ after he brings up Cuomo’s COVID-19 nursing home scandal

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Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) appeared on Monday's episode of "The View" and explained what he said was a colossal COVID-19 failure on the part of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D). He made the remarks in response to co-host Joy Behar's concern over Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis' announcement that he would be removing all COVID restrictions across the state. What...

Highly disturbing video shows suspect repeatedly pistol-whipping police officer

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Now-viral surveillance video captured the moment a suspect walked into a Los Angeles police station and repeatedly pistol-whipped an officer. What are the details? On Monday, the Los Angeles Times reported that the suspect -- identified as 29-year-old Jose Cerpa Guzman -- entered the Harbor Division station in San Pedro, California, on Saturday night. Guzman, who appears to be wearing...