Part of the reason men are piling on Simone Biles is that they hate seeing a woman prioritizing herself. They see her as public property instead of a person.
A Spanish tennis star was taken off the court in a wheelchair and another asked the umpire who would take responsibility if he died, as hot and humid weather conditions take their toll at the Tokyo Olympics.
Scientists have found that Mexico and Central America, the Persian Gulf, India, Pakistan and Southeast Asia are all careening toward dangerous thresholds of heat and humidity before the end of the century.
"I fought for this country, I’m a military fucking police." James Russell Davis, who was a military policeman for one year in the 90s, was arrested on Jan. 6 charges today. The Virginia man is a self-proclaimed member of the Proud Boys.
“At the end of the day, we’re human too,” Simone Biles said after withdrawing from the women’s gymnastics team finals. “So, we have to protect our mind and our body, rather than just go out there and do what the world wants us to do.”
The time for government mask mandates is over—now is the time for personal responsibility. In May, I signed an executive order prohibiting mask mandates by gov't entities. Every Texan has the right to choose whether they will wear a mask or have their children wear masks.
Simone Biles' Olympic team final withdrawal could help other athletes put their mental health first
Slipknot co-founder and drummer Joey Jordison has died, reports say
DC Metropolitan Police Officer Michael Fanone joins @donlemon in the studio tonight after his testimony to the Select Committee investigating January 6th. Hear the shocking voicemail he received during his testimony – and a warning – the language is graphic. Listen:
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Simone Biles left the women’s gymnastics final because she was afraid she would be injured if she continued in a rattled state of mind, she said. Even before the event, she said she began “fighting all of those demons,” and couldn’t hold them back.
Women gymnasts representing Germany opted to wear full-length bodysuits during qualification rounds at the Tokyo Olympics on July 25, in part to send a message on the world stage: Stop sexualizing women athletes.
U.S. could see a wave of Covid-19 vaccine mandates as soon as the FDA grants full approval to one or more of the shots, public health experts predict.
The FBI uncovered a KKK plot to murder a Black man in Florida in 2015. An informant recorded the klan’s planning and twisted logic for the killing, and @AP got the tapes. They provide a rare, detailed look inside the undercover investigation.
"The indifference shown to my colleagues is disgraceful," Officer Fanone says. "Nothing, truly nothing, has prepared me to address those elected members of our government who continue to deny the events of that day. And in doing so, betray their oath of office."