Tag: Politics

TSA chief: Financial hardships from shutdown prompting absences at major airports

The head of the Transportation Security Administration acknowledged to his staff on Wednesday that frontline officers are increasingly calling out of work due to financial hardship caused by the government shutdown, spokesperson Michael Bilello told ABC News. The agency, tasked with securing the nation’s aviation system, reported an unscheduled absence rate of 6.1 percent of […]

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Gizmodo Man Injects 18 ‘Doses’ of Semen Into Arm to Cure Back Pain, Ends Up in Hospital | Jalopnik T

Gizmodo Man Injects 18 ‘Doses’ of Semen Into Arm to Cure Back Pain, Ends Up in Hospital | Jalopnik The 1994 Toyota Supra That Sold for $121,000 On Bring a Trailer Is Now at a Dealer for $500,000 | Lifehacker Take FiveThirtyEight’s Scientific Personality Quiz | Kotaku Valve’s Card Game Artifact Is Running Out […]

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WATCH: Trump meets with coalition of Democrats and Republicans as shutdown drags on

Now Playing: Government shutdown affects air travel Now Playing: Day 25 of the government shutdown Now Playing: Government shutdown showdown continues Now Playing: Trump meets with coalition of Democrats and Republicans as shutdown drags on Now Playing: Pelosi asks President Trump to delay State of the Union address as shutdown continues Now Playing: Inside the […]

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We Thought Beto O’Rourke Was Cool Until We Found Out He Voted for Anti-Black Lives Matter Legislation

Photo: Chip Somodevilla (Getty Images) During the 2018 midterm elections, Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke quickly became a favorite even among those who couldn’t legally vote for him in his Senate race because they didn’t live in the state of Texas. The former representative of Texas’s 16th Congressional District did everything […]

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FBI Arrests Man Suspected of Plotting Attack on White House with Explosives

A Georgia man has been arrested by the FBI on suspicion of planning an attack Thursday on the White House and federal buildings in Washington, D.C. NBC reports the suspect, 21-year-old Hasher Jallal Taheb, possessed a “hand-drawn diagram” of the West Wing’s ground floor and planned to load up a backpack with explosives and approach the […]

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The Music, the Myth, the Muse: Sade Turns 60

Singer/songwriter Sade performs at the MGM Grand Garden Arena September 3, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada.Photo: Ethan Miller (Getty Images) She’s gorgeous, talented, stylish, and ever-elusive. And today, the woman we know simply as “Sade” turns 60. If that sounds unbelievable, consider this: After forming her eponymous band in the […]

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