West Virginia governor gets testy over questions about handling of Covid surge

In an interview that reflected the sharp debate accompanying just about every aspect of policy surrounding the pandemic, their disagreements continued through discussions of federal policies, vaccine rates and possible mandates for children. Justice repeatedly used the phrase “for crying out loud” to express his exasperation with her. “No chance,” Justice said in response to … Read more

German liberals and Social Democrats hold “constructive” coalition talks

Germany’s liberal Free Democratic Party (FDP) leader Christian Lindner and Greens party co-leaders Robert Habeck and Annalena Baerbock deliver a statement to the media on exploratory talks for a possible new government coalition in Berlin, Germany, October 1, 2021. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse FDP says talks with SDP constructive but hurdles remain FDP due to meet conservatives … Read more

Bucs’ Richard Sherman expected to play against Patriots: report

Richard Sherman is reportedly expected to suit up for Sunday night’s game against the New England Patriots less than a week after signing a one-year contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  Sources told the NFL Network that Sherman is expected to play on Sunday after a seemingly easy transition.  TOM BRADY CHASING NFL HISTORY IN … Read more

Pandora papers: biggest ever leak of offshore data exposes financial secrets of rich and powerful | World news

The secret deals and hidden assets of some of the world’s richest and most powerful people have been revealed in the biggest trove of leaked offshore data in history. Branded the Pandora papers, the cache includes 11.9m files from companies hired by wealthy clients to create offshore structures and trusts in tax havens such as … Read more

Billions hidden beyond reach – Washington Post

From top, Sebastián Piñera, Uhuru Kenyatta, King Abdullah II and Andrej Babis. (Washington Post illustration; with photographs by, from top, Sebastián Vivallo Oñate/Agencia Makro/Getty Images), Tolga Akmen/WPA Pool via Getty Images, Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post, Wojtek Radwanski/AFP/Getty Images A massive trove of private financial records shared with The Washington Post exposes vast reaches of the … Read more

Emily Ratajkowski accuses Robin Thicke of groping her while they filmed a music video together

Robin Thicke crossed the clear, unblurred lines of propriety with supermodel Emily Ratajkowski during the making of the video that brought him international fame, the alleged victim writes in a new book. Ratajkowski said Thicke grabbed her bare breasts while they were filming the “Blurred Lines” video, the Sunday Times of London reported in a … Read more

Eagles vs. Chiefs inactives: Lane Johnson is surprisingly OUT

The Philadelphia Eagles officially announced the inactives list for their 2021 NFL Week 4 game against the Kansas City Chiefs. The following five Eagles players have been ruled INACTIVE: Lane Johnson, Jordan Mailata, Gardner Minshew, Mac McCain, and Marlon Tuipulotu. Johnson being out is a shocker. He wasn’t listed with a game status on the … Read more

Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema: the centrists blocking Biden’s agenda | Democrats

Donald Trump’s favorite insult for political opponents inside his own party is “Rino” – Republican in name only. By such logic, Senators Joe Manchin of West Virginia and Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona are the epitome of Dinos, two elected Democrats whose dogged resistance to Joe Biden’s social agenda threatens/threatened to upend his entire presidency. Their … Read more