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Trump cries fake news as image of dramatic orange tan line goes viral

Trump cries fake news as image of dramatic orange tan line goes viral

An image of a windswept Donald Trump, which appears to show a dramatic forehead tan line through his blown-back blond hair, has gone viral – prompting the hashtag #orangeface to trend on Twitter. This image was posted late Friday afternoon to an unverified Twitter account called White House Photos, which describes itself as the account of a “White House Correspondent, Journalist, Photographer, Poet and Pesco Vegetarian” named “William Moon.” White House Photos tweeted a black-and-white version of the image shortly thereafter, with the caption: “Today, ⁦DonaldTrump⁩ was dancing with the...

February 9, 2020
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Ron DeSantis issues executive order banning 'vaccine passports' in Florida

Ron DeSantis issues executive order banning 'vaccine passports' in Florida

Governor says prohibition is ‘necessary to protect the fundamental rights and privacies of Floridians and the free flow of commerce’Fri 2 Apr 2021 17.17 EDTLast modified on Fri 2 Apr 2021 17.19 EDT governor Ron DeSantis on Friday announced an executive order banning “vaccine passports” in the state, which like the rest of the US continues to suffer under the pandemic.“Today I issued an executive order prohibiting the use of so-called Covid-19 vaccine passports,” Desantis on Twitter. “The legislature is working on making permanent these protections for Floridians and I look forward to...

Apr 2
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Wisconsin hunters kill 216 wolves in less than 60 hours, sparking uproar

Wisconsin hunters kill 216 wolves in less than 60 hours, sparking uproar

Kills quickly exceeded statewide limit, forcing the state to end the hunting season earlyWed 3 Mar 2021 11.34 ESTLast modified on Wed 3 Mar 2021 12.02 ESTHunters and trappers in killed 216 gray wolves last week during the state’s 2021 wolf hunting season – more than 82% above the authorities’ stated quota, sparking uproar among animal-lovers and conservationists, according to reports.The kills all took place in less than 60 hours, quickly Wisconsin’s statewide stated limit of 119 animals.As a result, Wisconsin’s department of natural resources ended the season, which was scheduled to span...

Mar 3
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‘Why would you not?’ Alarm as Republican men say they won’t get Covid vaccine

‘Why would you not?’ Alarm as Republican men say they won’t get Covid vaccine

A recent poll reported 49% of Republican men saying they won’t get the shot as mixed messaging persists among conservativesSun 21 Mar 2021 05.00 EDTLast modified on Sun 21 Mar 2021 07.54 EDTNothing will change Ron Holloway’s mind when it comes to the Covid-19 vaccine: he’s not going to get it.“I just feel that God created us, made our bodies in such a wonderful way that we can pretty much do our own immunization,” Holloway, 75, told The Guardian. “We’re equipped to do that in most cases. I just don’t see the need for it.”Holloway is among potentially millions of Republican-identifying men...

Mar 21
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US woman gives birth to first known baby with Covid antibodies, doctors say

US woman gives birth to first known baby with Covid antibodies, doctors say

The mother, a frontline healthcare worker, received her first Moderna dose in January, at 36 weeks pregnant in New YorkTue 16 Mar 2021 17.55 EDTLast modified on Tue 16 Mar 2021 21.33 EDTA woman in south Florida who had received one dose of coronavirus vaccine while pregnant recently gave birth to the first known baby born with antibodies “after maternal vaccination”, two pediatricians claimed.The doctors presented their finding in a preprint , meaning this claim has yet to be peer-reviewed.Drs Paul Gilbert and Chad Rudnick said the mother, a frontline healthcare worker, received her first...

Mar 16
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What Happens to the Trump Investigation Without Cy Vance?

What Happens to the Trump Investigation Without Cy Vance?

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. said Friday he’ll be stepping down at the end of his term, just as his office takes on the biggest case of his career or of any prosecutor’s in history: a criminal investigation into an ex-president, Donald Trump.Vance’s announcement that he will not seek a fourth term comes weeks after his team won a critical battle at the Supreme Court to obtain millions of pages of tax records and other documents related to Trump’s company. Over the past year, prosecutors in court papers they were probing “public reports of possibly extensive and protracted...

Mar 12
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‘You Will End Up in the Back of a Garbage Truck’: Vero Lawsuit Claims Harassment

‘You Will End Up in the Back of a Garbage Truck’: Vero Lawsuit Claims Harassment

When Jude Dennis Marovic bought Vero, a wine bar at 1483 Second Avenue on the Upper East Side, in June 2018, part of the deal was assuming its lease for the next six years. The landlord, an LLC called Alliance 77, agreed. And things seemed to be going okay for about a year, until August 2019. That was when Alliance 77 and Sky Management — a sizable real-estate company that appears to own Alliance — wanted to redevelop the site, which would require tearing down the building. The request to Vero became a buyout offer, and Alliance suggested that if Vero stayed, the nuisance and noise...

Mar 26
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Rick Perry says Texans will endure blackouts 'to keep the government out of their business'

Rick Perry says Texans will endure blackouts 'to keep the government out of their business'

Former Texas governor says winter weather crisis should not be used as an opportunity for Democrats to advance energy policiesThu 18 Feb 2021 13.02 ESTLast modified on Thu 18 Feb 2021 18.29 ESTRick Perry, the former Texas governor who became Donald Trump’s energy secretary, has said that Texans would willingly endure longer periods of if it stymied Democrats’ energy policy and efforts to combat the climate crisis.“Texans would be without electricity for longer than three days to keep the federal government out of their business,” Perry was saying in a blogpost published Wednesday on the...

Feb 18
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High anxiety: super-rich find supertall skyscraper an uncomfortable perch

High anxiety: super-rich find supertall skyscraper an uncomfortable perch

Wealthy residents of 432 Park Avenue have complained of leaks, malfunctions and wind sway – much to the delight of earthbound New YorkersSun 7 Feb 2021 03.00 ESTLast modified on Sun 7 Feb 2021 03.02 ESTBut some of the hugely wealthy residents who have since moved into the 1,396ft structure have reportedly found that living in the western hemisphere’s “tallest residential tower” had unsettling drawbacks – potentially attributable to its great height.According to , some of 432 Park’s residents are sparring with its developers over issues such as “millions of dollars of water damage from...

Feb 7
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Republicans claim Biden $2tn infrastructure plan a partisan tax hike

Republicans claim Biden $2tn infrastructure plan a partisan tax hike

Sun 4 Apr 2021 13.46 EDTLast modified on Sun 4 Apr 2021 13.50 EDTRepublicans opposed to ’s proposed $2tn claimed on Sunday that it was effectively a partisan tax hike that allocated too much money to electric vehicles and other environmental initiatives.On CNN’s State of the Union, Mississippi governor Tate Reeves was asked if his state could use some of the $100bn Biden proposes to spend on fixing roads and bridges neglected for decades amid gridlock in Washington and paralyzed public spending.Yes, he said. But.“There’s no doubt that Mississippi could use our fair share of $100bn,” Reeves...

Apr 4
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