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Aaron Blake: Romney fails his own test on Trump's racist tweets

After tracking Republican responses to President Donald Trump's racist tweets about the last couple of days, we can say this: Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, offered one of the strongest condemnations of anyone in his party. But that's mostly a function of the tepidness of the party's brother response. Romney has set for himself Romney offered a couple responses Monday to …

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Jon Stewart rips Rand Paul to hold up the 9/11 fund

Jon Stewart on Wednesday evening rev in Republican Sens. Rand Paul and Mike Lee to effectively block an extension of September 11 victim of the compensation fund. Earlier on Wednesday, the legislators stored the process of passing the bipartisan bill that would release the first respondents, their families and others who are nursing at Ground Zero. "It's totally outrageous, and …

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Famed Crystal Cathedral reopens as Roman Catholic church after $ 72M renovation

After a two-year, $ 72.3 million renovation, the famous Crystal Cathedral in Southern California reopened its doors Wednesday as a Roman Catholic church – now called Christ Cathedral. of Los Angeles, was the setting for the late Rev. Robert H. Schuller's weekly "Hour of Power" televised sermons. But after Schuller retired, his Crystal Cathedral ministry suffered financial problems and was …

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2 Birmingham police officers injured, suspect dead in downtown shootout

Dozens of gunshots were fired in downtown Birmingham Wednesday evening, severely injuring a police officer and killing a man suspected of robbing a downtown supermarket. when North Precinct officers were sent to a robbery in progress at the Family Supermarket, a mom-n-pop store on 23rd Street North. Birmingham Police Chief Patrick Smith said as officers arrived, they saw the suspect …

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Georgia Senator Johnny Isakson posted after fall

WASHINGTON – US. Later, Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., was admitted after falling into his new DC apartment and suffering four cracks in the bar late Tuesday. One day later, the Republican office said that the 74-year-old senator is "in pain but resting and feeling good". Senator Isakson is looking forward to fully recovering and returning to work for Georgians, "said spokesman …

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Utah boy sells ice-cold beer: This boy got the police shouted at him to sell "ice-cold beer". But it turned out to be a smart plan for getting customers

Most kids sell lemonade on hot summer days, but a boy from Utah had an even better idea – ice cold beer. Root beer, that is. Seth Parker set up his "ICE COLD BEER" stand in front of a church in Brigham City, Utah. The child had their home country cheated, with the local police department receiving several calls from …

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Florida dad threw son, 5, in the sea to "teach him to swim": police officers

A drunk Florida man tried to "teach" his 5-year-old son how to swim by allegedly throwing him in the Atlantic – and then proceeded to make backflips from a nearby jetty when the boy struggled to stay afloat, police said [19659002] After being arrested, John Bloodsworth – a 37-year-old from Daytona Beach – claimed that he "would imprison to be …

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FaceApp: Chuck Schumer asks for FBI investigation

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer says the app is "deeply troubling"                  Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer has called for investigation into FaceApp, which alters users' photos to make them look older or younger. A new post on Twitter, Mr. Schumer called it "deeply troubling" that personal data of US citizens could go to …

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Democrats call for investigation into viral Russian developed aging App: NPR

The viral facial transforming FaceApp climbed into the App Store on Wednesday. FaceApp hide caption change caption FaceApp The viral facial transforming FaceApp climbed into the App Store on Wednesday. FaceApp FaceApp's growing popularity, a photo filter app that pleases smartphone users with the ability to transform the features of any face, such as squeezing years of wrinkles, has led …

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