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  • Kevin Winter/GettyThe Black community sat in agony over the past week as we waited the official news of DMX’s health. We knew what was coming, but we also didn’t want to accept it. After the 50-year-old rapper reportedly suffered a heart attack from a suspected drug overdose, it was as if we crashed back to […]
  • Scott Heins/Getty ImagesBetween the #MeToo movement, the scourge of sexual assaults on college campuses, Chanel Miller’s viral essay, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony, and countless reported stories about the privileged abusing power, the American public has gone through a crash course on sexual violence and the factors that influence a victim’s decision to report. We’ve seen […]
  • Mechielsen Lyndon-Pool/GettyHow much longer will the queen go on?The death of Prince Philip has suddenly given urgency to that question and, depending on which way the answer goes, the whole future of the monarchy could be in question.Elizabeth will turn 95 on April 21. This was always going to be a celebrated milestone in the […]
  • Getty“I'm not a racist. I never should have said what I said,” Terry “Hulk Hogan” Bollea explained in August of 2015.It was on ABC’s Good Morning America that the WWE wrestling legend, there to theoretically apologize for using the N-word in a surreptitiously shot video, issued the mea culpa.“It was wrong. I’m embarrassed by it, […]
  • Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty ImagesThis is a preview of our pop culture newsletter The Daily Beast’s Obsessed, written by senior entertainment reporter Kevin Fallon. To receive the full newsletter in your inbox each week, sign up for it here.This week, everyone kept talking about The New York Times report that a new subatomic form of matter and […]

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  • Daily Beast: “None of the 16 former senior Trump admin officials, ex-campaign brass, longtime GOP operatives, and sources close to the ex-president contacted by The Daily Beast were willing to […]
  • Politico: “In the first three months of the off-year, party recruiters are reporting a surge of enthusiasm from a diverse crop of prospective candidates, including women and people of color. […]
  • Washington Post: “The GOP is still Donald Trump’s party. The clearest proof of that: It is still finding ways to pay Donald Trump money.” “Since Trump left office, at least […]
  • Axios: “The Justice Department accuses Jame Kyle Bell, the man behind the Keep America Great Committee, of enlisting a digital fundraising firm to fraudulently appeal to Trump supporters to chip […]
  • “Texas Republican Party chairman Allen West falsely suggested that Texas could secede from the United States and become an independent country,” CNN reports. Said West: “This is something that was […]

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  • India records 145,384 new Covid-19 cases and 794 deaths, the highest number of fatalities in more than five months; lockdown ordered in IranEU agency examines reports of blood clots with J&J Covid vaccineOrganisers of secret Paris dinner parties say ministers did not attendRetailers in England and Wales ready for return of shoppersWhat are the new […]
  • Salutes held across the UK as well as in Gibraltar after Queen’s Elizabeth’s husband died aged 99 on FridayQueen and royal family mourn Prince Philip as tributes pour inBBC flooded with complaints over Prince Philip coverage‘He was her king’: what the papers say after the death of Prince PhilipThe Guardian view on Prince Philip: a […]
  • Trump and his allies foresaw a ticking timebomb centred on the president’s son – but it has not turned out that wayWhere’s Hunter?The rhetorical question about Joe Biden’s troubled son was posed time and again by Donald Trump during last year’s US presidential election but never caught fire in the way “Lock her up!” did […]
  • The rapper, who has died aged 50, parlayed his life’s difficulties into thrilling, combative, witheringly witty musicListening to a DMX song from the late 1990s is like riding a wrecking ball through a gated community. The music video for Stop Being Greedy – one of many confrontational highlights from the rapper’s 1998 Def Jam debut, […]
  • About 28% of Peruvians wouldn’t choose any of the candidates, poll shows ahead of Sunday’s voteAn ultra-conservative millionaire who admits to scourging himself daily to repress sexual desire is just one of an assortment of low-polling candidates who all have a shot at becoming Peru’s next president.Rafael López Aliaga is technically tied with five other […]

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  • Progressives want to dilute the conservative majority on the Supreme Court by adding new judges. So far, all they’ve gotten is a commission. On Friday, the Biden administration unveiled a new executive order creating a bipartisan group of legal experts to study Supreme Court reform. A press release announcing the initiative said the size of […]
  • On Friday, President Joe Biden unveiled his $1.52 trillion budget proposal. In the process, he revealed his administrations priorities: improving education, investing in public health, and fighting climate change. NBC News summarizes: Biden is targeting funding increases in areas he campaigned heavily on, including a $20 billion boost for schools in low-income areas, the creation […]
  • “Yippie!!!” That was the reaction of a Trump administration official after he successfully pressured the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to alter a report related to the coronavirus pandemic. The edit – suggested by Trump science advisor Paul Alexander – centered on how the virus spreads among young people. At the time, September 2020, […]
  • One person was killed in a mass shooting that occurred Thursday afternoon at an production plant in Bryan, Texas. Four others were critically wounded during the shooting at the facility for Kent Moore Cabinets, according to authorities on the scene. Police arrived at 2:30pm after getting reports of shots fired. By the time they arrived, […]
  • Florida congressman Matt Gaetz may be staring at serious legal jeopardy, as one of his close friends appears ready to reach an agreement to cooperate with prosecutors. Joel Greenberg, a former tax collector for Seminole County, Florida and a Gaetz ally, was in court today for a hearing related to charges of sex trafficking involving […]
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