Former CIA officer Valerie Plame Wilson apologizes for tweeting a story blaming Jews for US wars in the Middle East

21 Sep , 2017 Business

Valerie Plame Wilson, the former undercover CIA officer whose identity was exposed in 2003, apologized on Thursday just hours after tweeting an anti-Semitic article titled “America’s Jews Are Driving America’s Wars.” “OK folks, look, I messed up. I skimmed this piece, zeroed in on the neocon criticism, and shared it without seeing and considering the […]

Baby whose mother chose giving birth over chemo has died

21 Sep , 2017 World

DETROIT A tiny preemie whose gravely ill mother had hoped to save her by shunning chemotherapy during pregnancy has died, a relative said Thursday. Sonya Nelson said her niece, Life Lynn DeKlyen, died Wednesday evening at the University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor. Life’s mother, Carrie DeKlyen, died Sept. 9, three days after giving […]

A stunned Puerto Rico seeks to rebuild after Hurricane Maria

21 Sep , 2017 World

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico Rescuers fanned out to reach stunned victims Thursday after Hurricane Maria ravaged Puerto Rico, knocking out electricity to the entire island and triggering landslides and floods. The extent of the damage is unknown given that dozens of municipalities remained isolated and without communication after Maria hit the island Wednesday morning as […]

12-year-old ventriloquist wins ‘America’s Got Talent’

21 Sep , 2017 World

LOS ANGELES (AP) A 12-year-old singing ventriloquist is getting a $1 million prize and her own Las Vegas show after taking the “America’s Got Talent” crown on the season 12 finale of the NBC reality competition. Darci Lynne Farmer, of Oklahoma City, beat out another youngster, 10-year-old singer Angelica Hale, for the ‘AGT’ title Wednesday […]

Stephanie Davis turns to God to get life back on track following end of turbulent relationship with Jeremy McConnell and tragic miscarriage of second child

21 Sep , 2017 Culture

Stephanie Davis shared this photo alongside a caption about ‘self-reflection’ [Stephanie Davis/Instagram] Stephanie Davis split from on-off boyfriend Jeremy McConnell this summer, before he was charged with assaulting her in an incident which happened in March this year. Ahead of Jeremy’s conviction, Steph, 24, announced she had tragically miscarried her second child with the Irish […]

You Will Either Love Or Hate These Viral Teeth Cleaning Videos

21 Sep , 2017 Culture

When my dentist told me, at age 10, that my teeth would fall out if I didn’t floss twice a day, I remember feeling like I had just seen the ghost of John. Despite the fact that my mom assured me the whole ride home that he was mostly joking, that didn’t stop me from […]

Frank Thomas to open bar in Berwyn Thursday unbeknownst to the staff

21 Sep , 2017 Sports

Former White Sox first baseman Frank Thomas announced on Twitter that he was opening up his new sports bar in Berwyn on Thursday. So excited about the opening of 35 Sports Bar & Grill tonight! Doors open to the public at 5pm today. 6801 W Cermak, Berwyn, IL — Frank Thomas (@TheBigHurt_35) September 21, […]

Lawrence O’Donnell Flips His $hit in Must-Watch Outtake

21 Sep , 2017 Culture

Lawrence O’Donnell may hold very different political beliefs than Bill O’Reilly. But the two cable network hosts now have at least one thing in common. Years after footage leaked online of O’Reilly flipping out over a few production issues (“F-ck it, we’ll do it live!” he famously screamed from behind his desk), O’Donnell has now […]