Auburn brings in Hugh Freeze, but the hiring comes with baggage

Auburn brings in Hugh Freeze, but the hiring comes with baggage

In the past few days since reports of Auburn’s hiring of Hugh Freeze began to surface, the football coach’s past transgressions have returned to the forefront, from NCAA violations under his watch at Ole Miss to his social media use. The overall reaction was part of the pushback to Freeze’s hire on social media and … Read more

Team DeSantis 2024 Keeps Quiet Over Trump’s Dinner with Kanye, Fuentes – Rolling Stone

Team DeSantis 2024 Keeps Quiet Over Trump's Dinner with Kanye, Fuentes - Rolling Stone

While donald trump faces the fallout from dining with a white supremacist and anti-Semites, Ron DeSantis and his team are doing what the former president can’t: keep quiet. According to three people with knowledge of the directives, DeSantis’ lieutenants have told his allies not to attack Trump over the now-notorious dinner. Instead, the potential 2024 … Read more

Christine McVie’s 12 Essential Songs

Christine McVie's 12 Essential Songs

Here’s McVie, as a songwriter, doing her best Lindsey Buckingham, rising to her bandmate’s challenge of bringing a punkier edge to the band’s sprawling 1979 double album “Tusk.” Buckingham and McVie always had special musical connection, and few Mac songs capture it better than this one: Their vocals sound particularly simpatic on the chorus harmonies, … Read more

Virginia cop ‘groomed’ Riverside girl before killing her family

Virginia cop 'groomed' Riverside girl before killing her family

The 28-year-old Virginia cop who killed three family members of a Riverside teenager had posed online as a teen to “groom” the 15-year-old girl, the Riverside Police Department said Wednesday. Austin Lee Edwards portrayed himself as a 17-year-old while communicating online with the girl, using “grooming” methods, which can include tactics such as asking for … Read more

US House approves bill to block rail strike and mandate paid sick leave | House of Representatives

Tea House of Representatives on Wednesday voted to approve a bill to block a potentially crippling US rail strike – but also to mandate paid sick time for the workers. In the US Senate, Bernie Sanders, the Vermont independent who caucuses with Democrats, announced that he would object to fast-tracking Joe Biden’s proposal that Congress … Read more

US House Democrats elect Hakeem Jeffries as first Black party leader

US House Democrats elect Hakeem Jeffries as first Black party leader

WASHINGTON, Nov 30 (Reuters) – Hakeem Jeffries was unanimously elected on Wednesday to become the Democratic Party’s top leader in the US House of Representatives beginning in January, making him the first Black American to hold such a high-ranking position in Congress. The vote by Jeffries’ fellow Democrats also marked the rise of a younger … Read more

Anker’s Eufy lied to us about the security of its security cameras

Anker's Eufy lied to us about the security of its security cameras

Anker has built a remarkable reputation for quality over the past decade, building its phone charger business into an empire spanning all sorts of portable electronics — including the Eufy home security cameras we’ve recommended over the years. Eufy’s commitment to privacy is remarkable: it promises your data will be stored locally, that it “never … Read more

Sam Bankman-Fried Denies Fraud in FTX Collapse – Rolling Stone

Sam Bankman-Fried Denies Fraud in FTX Collapse – Rolling Stone

Even as critics fumed that he wasn’t already in jail, and rumors swirled that he would cancel the risky public appearance, Sam Bankman-Fried, co-founder of the failed cryptocurrency exchange FTXgave a live video interview to cap off the New York Times‘DealBook Summit conference on Wednesday. Speaking from the Bahamas, where FTX is headquartered, Bankman-Fried told … Read more