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Fox News host Brian Kilmeade questions 6th grader for praising Biden and not giving Trump enough credit on school reopenings

"Fox & Friends" host Brian Kilmeade interviews middle schoolers about remote learning. Fox News Fox News host Brian Kilmeade questioned a 6th Grader Wednesday morning. The 6th grade boy credited President Joe Biden's pandemic response before Kilmeade cut in. "Really? That's hard to believe ... the last president was saying I want every kid back in school." See more stories on Insider's business page. Fox News host Brian Kilmeade brusquely responded to a 6th grader during an int...
Tags: Politics, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Fox News, Philadelphia, Biden, Trump, Don, Mason, Fox Friends, Kilmeade, Brian Kilmeade, Fox News Fox News, Bobby Lewis, Jake Lahut


Mark Meadows says Facebook's Trump decision is 'a sad day for America,' and will make the GOP more likely to support breaking up big tech companies

Doug Mills/Getty Images Mark Meadows lamented the Facebook Oversight Board's decision Wednesday. The former Trump chief of staff said the ban is "a sad day for America." Meadows also indicated Trump's ban will make Republicans more likely to support anti-trust bills. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows decried the Facebook Oversight Board's decision Wednesday morning to uphold former President Donald Trump's ban....
Tags: Facebook, Politics, Congress, America, Trends, Gop, Fox News, Capitol Hill, Donald Trump, Trump, Brian Stelter, BILL HEMMER, The Board, Meadows, Mark Meadows, Oversight Board


McCarthy says Republicans are concerned Cheney can't 'carry out the job,' a sign of her waning support in the House

House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy of California, right, listens to Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming at a Republican press conference. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Kevin McCarthy on Tuesday offered a notable sign about the future of Liz Cheney in GOP leadership. McCarthy told Fox News that Cheney may not be able to "carry out the job as conference chair." Cheney is under pressure from the right for challenging Donald Trump on his election fraud lies. See more stories on Insider's business page...
Tags: Politics, Congress, California, Washington, Trends, Gop, Wyoming, House, John Boehner, Fox News, Boehner, Republican Party, Harry Reid, Donald Trump, Dick Cheney, Cheney


Tucker Carlson turns misleading segment on vaccine hesitancy into an attack on House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy

Fox News primetime opinion host Tucker Carlson. Fox News Fox News host Tucker Carlson went after House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy on Monday night. McCarthy faces growing pressure from the pro-Trump wing of his caucus. Carlson bundled vaccine skepticism with the broadside at McCarthy. See more stories on Insider's business page. Fox News host Tucker Carlson started a segment Monday night by questioning the integrity of a prominent consultant leading vaccine hesitant focus groups, and he ...
Tags: Google, Politics, Washington Post, Washington, Trends, Wyoming, House, Fox News, Vaccine, Mccarthy, Frank Luntz, Trump, Tucker Carlson, House Gop, Kevin McCarthy, Carlson


Broadway, restaurants, and shops will return with 'most capacity restrictions' lifted on May 19, New York Gov. Cuomo announces

A Broadway sign is pictured on March 12, 2020 in New York City. ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images Broadway will reopen starting on May 19, NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday. Cuomo said "most capacity restrictions" will also be lifted in venues like restaurants, museums, and gyms. Subway service will return to 24/7 on May 17 when late night curfews are lifted, he said. See more stories on Insider's business page. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Monday that Broadway shows and...
Tags: Politics, New York, Trends, Broadway, Savion Glover, Breaking News, Andrew Cuomo, Brooklyn Nets, Cuomo, Nathan Lane, New York City Angela, Jake Lahut, Coronavirus, WEISS AFP, Getty Images Broadway, New York Rangers New York Knicks


Right-wing media keeps trying to force easily-debunked Biden scandals instead of focusing on actual policy

President Joe Biden. Scott Olson/Getty Images President Joe Biden continues to prove difficult for Republicans to attack. Several recent purported scandals that dominated right-wing media have been easily debunked. Attacks on Biden are not sticking like they did for Barack Obama or Hillary Clinton. See more stories on Insider's business page. Ever since the 2020 campaign, Republicans have struggled to land the same kinds of attacks on Joe Biden that worked on Barack Obama and Hillary C...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Obama, Washington, White House, Virginia, Politico, Barack Obama, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Analysis, Gop, Hillary Clinton, Fox News, Biden


Jared Kushner's apartment company made 'widespread and numerous' violations of Maryland law, judge rules

Former White House adviser Jared Kushner. Dominique A. Pineiro/DoD via Getty Images A Maryland judge ruled against Jared Kushner's apartment company on Thursday. The company made "widespread and numerous" violations of consumer protection laws, the judge said. The ruling is the result of a 2019 lawsuit against Kushner's company for exploiting tenants. See more stories on Insider's business page. An apartment company owned by Jared Kushner, the son-in-law of former President Don...
Tags: Real Estate, Politics, News, Maryland, White House, Trends, Apartments, Donald Trump, Consumer Protection, Baltimore Sun, Christopher Smith, Kushner, Jared Kushner, Kushner Cos, Westminster Management, Jake Lahut


Tucker Carlson baselessly claims Hunter Biden has 'kiddie porn' on his computer in rant defending Rudy Giuliani and Capitol rioters

Fox News host Tucker Carlson Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Fox News host Tucker Carlson implied Wednesday night that Hunter Biden watches child porn. "By the way, there's kiddie porn on that hard drive," Carlson said. The last time Carlson claimed he had "evidence" on Hunter Biden, it mysteriously disappeared. See more stories on Insider's business page. During his show Wednesday evening, Fox News opinion host Tucker Carlson aired a segment that was ostensibly about the Rudy Giuli...
Tags: Florida, Politics, New York City, Trends, UPS, Fbi, Fox News, Upper East Side, Biden, Giuliani, Rudy Giuliani, Tucker Carlson, Capitol, Carlson, Matt Gaetz, Hunter Biden


Former intern accuses New York City mayoral candidate Scott Stringer of sexually assaulting her in 2001

New York City mayoral candidate Scott Stringer Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images Scott Stringer, one of the top NYC mayoral contenders, was accused of sexual assault late Tuesday. Jean Kim, Stringer's former intern, said he forced himself on her several times 20 years ago. Stringer has denied the allegations, saying they shared "a consensual relationship." See more stories on Insider's business page. Democratic New York City mayoral candidate and City Comptroller...
Tags: Politics, New York, Sexual Assault, New York City, Trends, Kim, Msnbc, New York University, Garcia, Yang, Housing and Urban Development, Jean, Shaun Donovan, Stringer, Scott Stringer, New York Assembly


Biden officials call out Joe Rogan over vaccine comments: 'Did Joe Rogan become a medical doctor while we weren't looking?'

Jasen Vinlove/Reuters Comedian and podcast host Joe Rogan. Two White House officials criticized Joe Rogan on Wednesday over his recent vaccine comments. Rogan said healthy young people don't need the vaccine, even though they can still spread the virus. Hospitalizations among younger Americans have increased as older people have gotten the shot. See more stories on Insider's business page. Podcast mogul Joe Rogan took heat from a pair of White House officials on Wednesday over his ...
Tags: Spotify, Politics, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Vaccine, Biden, Anthony Fauci, Fauci, Joe Rogan, Rogan, BEDINGFIELD, Alex Thompson, Jake Lahut, Kate Bedingfield Biden


Why Tucker Carlson is too big for Fox News to cancel

People pass by a promo of Fox News host Tucker Carlson on the News Corporation building in New York, U.S., March 13, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Tucker Carlson went viral Monday night, telling his viewers to call the cops on people. Carlson's anti-mask segment is a new call to action for him, according to Fox observers. He's now "hoping that his audience doesn't take him too seriously," Erik Wemple told Insider. See more stories on Insider's business page. Can a cable ne...
Tags: Politics, New York, Washington Post, US, Trends, Cnn, Analysis, Fox, Comcast, Piers Morgan, Fox News, Rupert Murdoch, News Corporation, Murdoch, Tucker Carlson, Wemple


NYC mayoral candidate Eric Adams says 'young white affluent people' lead the 'defund the police' movement

Brooklyn Borough President and Democratic New York City mayoral candidate Eric Adams. Andrew Katz/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images New York City mayoral hopeful Eric Adams pushed back on the "defund the police" slogan. The Brooklyn Borough President told New York Magazine that people of color are not pushing for it. "There are a lot of young white affluent people who are coming in and setting the conversation," he said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Eric Adams,...
Tags: Politics, New York City, Trends, Broadway, New York Magazine, Black, Big Apple, Eric Adams, Adams, Brooklyn Borough, Pacific Press LightRocket, Jake Lahut, Defund The Police, Getty Images New York City, New York City mayoral race 2021, Dianne Morales


Fox News corrects segments on Biden's nonexistent plan to limit Americans' red-meat consumption to 4 pounds per year

President Joe Biden at a campaign stop in Iowa during the 2020 Democratic presidential primary. Scott Olson/Getty Images Fox News issued a correction on Monday over segments about nonexistent red-meat quotas. The segments were part of a broader conservative media trend on Biden taking away Americans' burgers. The president does not, in fact, have a climate plan that involves capping red-meat consumption. See more stories on Insider's business page. President Joe Biden is not coming...
Tags: Meat, Politics, New York, Colorado, Senate, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Fox, Daily Mail, Iowa, Fox News, Burgers, Republican, Biden, Fact Check


Kayleigh McEnany says LeBron James would face more consequences if his name were 'LeBron Trump'

Fox News co-host and former White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Fox News co-host Kayleigh McEnany floated a hypothetical scenario where LeBron James is a Trump. "Let's say his name was LeBron Trump, and he was a right-wing activist," McEnany said. "He'd lose all his sponsorships and he would be relegated to the outskirts of society." See more stories on Insider's business page. A since-deleted tweet by Los Angeles Lakers basketball star LeBro...
Tags: Politics, White House, Trends, Fox News, Lebron James, Donald Trump, Los Angeles Lakers, James, Trump, Shaquille O Neal, White House Press, Kayleigh McEnany, McEnany, Jake Lahut, Derek Chauvin, Images Fox News


Presidential historian on Fox News says Benjamin Franklin successfully thwarted 'cancel culture'

Fox News guest Jane Hampton Cook Fox News A self-professed presidential historian gave an unsual take on "Fox & Friends" Wednesday morning. Author Jane Hampton Cook credited Benjamin Franklin with thwarting cancel culture in the 1700s. "Cancel culture wasn't as big a problem ... after Franklin, because he laid those standards." See more stories on Insider's business page. A Fox News guest credited Benjamin Franklin with battling cancel culture in the 18th Century during a "Fox & Fr...
Tags: Politics, Cook, Trends, Chicago, Fox News, Benjamin Franklin, Baylor University, Fox Friends, Kilmeade, Brian Kilmeade, BILL HEMMER, Franklin, Texas A M University, Bobby Lewis, Jake Lahut, Cancel Culture


Fox News host Greg Gutfeld says he was 'glad' about the Derek Chauvin verdict 'even if he might not be guilty of all charges' because 'my neighborhood was looted'

Greg Gutfeld, co-host of "The Five" on Fox News. Fox News A Fox News host on Tuesday drew groans from colleagues over his reaction to the Derek Chauvin verdict. "I'm glad he was found guilty ... even if he wasn't guilty of all charges," Greg Gutfeld said. "My neighborhood was looted. I don't ever want to go through that again," he added. See more stories on Insider's business page. Fox News host Greg Gutfeld said on Tuesday that he had a "really selfish" reaction to the Der...
Tags: Politics, Trends, Fox News, South Carolina, Trey Gowdy, Greg, JUAN WILLIAMS, Greg Gutfeld, Mike Tobin, Dana Perino, Jeanine Pirro, Pirro, Gutfeld, Justin Baragona, Jake Lahut, Derek Chauvin


Florida county sheriff tells new residents 'don't register to vote and vote the stupid way you did up north'

Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd and Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speak at a news conference. WFLA A sheriff welcomed new transplants to the Sunshine State, as long as they vote the right way. "Don't register to vote and vote the stupid way you did up north," the Polk County Sheriff said. His comments drew laughter from Gov. Ron DeSantis, who just signed an "anti-riot" bill into law. See more stories on Insider's business page. Weighing in on the debate of what effect new res...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Texas, Wall Street, Trends, Miami, Silicon Valley, Donald Trump, Jacksonville, Don, WFLA, Sunshine State, Polk County, Judd, Ron DeSantis, Florida County


NY's AG is investigating whether Cuomo used state resources to complete his book about the pandemic, which reportedly earned him a $4 million advance

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo at an April 19 press briefing. Shannon Stapleton-Pool/Getty Images New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is facing another investigation, this time on his COVID-19 response book. NY Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli referred a case to NY Attorney General Tish James on Monday. James confirmed an "ongoing investigation" into Cuomo's use of state resources on the book. See more stories on Insider's business page. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is facing yet another investigation...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Trends, The Times, Breaking News, Andrew Cuomo, Albany, James, Cuomo, Azzopardi, Thomas DiNapoli, Tish James, Jake Lahut, New York Times Cuomo, Rich Azzopardi


Andrew Cuomo faces an 'ongoing investigation' over the use of state resources for his COVID-19 book, New York AG confirms

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo at an April 19 press briefing. Shannon Stapleton-Pool/Getty Images New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is facing another investigation, this time on his COVID-19 response book. NY Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli referred a case to NY Attorney General Tish James on Monday. James confirmed an "ongoing investigation" into Cuomo's use of state resources on the book. See more stories on Insider's business page. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is facing yet another investigation...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Trends, The Times, Breaking News, Andrew Cuomo, Albany, James, Cuomo, New York AG, Azzopardi, Thomas DiNapoli, Tish James, Jake Lahut, New York Times Cuomo


OAN fires staffer who called out the network over voter fraud lies

One America News Network (OAN) gained national prominence after promotion former President Donald Trump's election fraud falsehoods. Drew Angerer/Getty Images A producer who recently went on the record to criticize OAN has been fired. The network sacked Marty Golingan on Monday, according to a New York Times reporter. Golingan was one of several employees who blasted OAN for its election fraud lies. See more stories on Insider's business page. One America News Network fired a produ...
Tags: Politics, Trends, New York Times, Times, Donald Trump, Trump, Capitol, Abrams, NewsMax, One America News Network, OAN, Jake Lahut, America News Network OAN, Dominion Voting Systems Corporation, Election Fraud Conspiracy Theory, Marty Golingan


Geraldo Rivera calls Dan Bongino a 'son of a b----' and 'nothing but a punk' in chaotic Fox News segment

Fox News contributor Dan Bongino argues with Fox News correspondent-at-large Geraldo Rivera on "Hannity" Wednesday night. Fox News Two Fox News stars got into an intense shouting match on "Hannity" Wednesday night. Longtime correspondent Geraldo Rivera called Dan Bongino a "son of a b----" live on-air. "I wanna see the country burn? You son of a b---- ... You're a punk, Bongino," Rivera said. See more stories on Insider's business page. What started as a standard segment on looting...
Tags: Politics, Congress, Trends, Fox News, Louisiana, Sean Hannity, Geraldo Rivera, Rivera, Geraldo, HANNITY, Dan Bongino, Sen John Kennedy, Bongino, Jake Lahut, Alex Salvi, Fox News Two Fox News


Republicans turn to the socialism playbook on Biden's infrastructure bill, labeling anything other than roads and bridges as 'Soviet'

House Republicans including Reps. Steve Scalise, Jim Jordan, and Matt Gaetz address reporters during a news conference. Alex Wroblewski/Getty Images The parties disagree on infrastructure, but the GOP is making false statements and calling the other side "socialist." GOP leadership insists less than 6% of Biden's plan goes to roads and bridges, ignoring EV investments. House Minority Whip Steve Scalise dismissed the bill as "Soviet-style infrastructure" on Wednesday. See more stories o...
Tags: Senate, White House, West Virginia, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, South Dakota, House, Mitch McConnell, Fox News, Ussr, Louisiana, Biden, Donald Trump, Mccarthy, Tea Party


Fauci says J&J vaccine pause will likely only last 'days to weeks,' not 'weeks to months'

Dr. Anthony Fauci directs the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Alex Wong/Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci said Monday that the Johnson and Johnson vaccine pause should not last long. "It's gonna be more like days to weeks rather than weeks to months," Fauci said of the delay. Fauci added that this step should assure Americans the government is being transparent. See more stories on Insider's business page. Dr. Anthony Fauci said on Tuesday that according to his ...
Tags: Politics, Cdc, White House, Trends, Fda, Vaccine, Johnson, Anthony Fauci, Fauci, Woodcock, Johnson & Johnson, Janet Woodcock, Jake Lahut, Coronavirus, Dr Anthony Fauci


Biden picks up a toy and consoles the family of fallen Capitol Police officer Billy Evans

President Joe Biden presents a challenge coin to Logan Evans, son of slain US Capitol Police officer William Billy Evans at a ceremony at the US Capitol in Washington, DC on April 13, 2021. J. Scott Applewhite/AFP via Getty Images -Kathryn Watson (@kathrynw5) April 13, 2021 President Joe Biden consoled the family of fallen Capitol Police officer Billy Evans. Biden addressed the family directly for much of his eulogy. Evans was killed in the April 3 attack on the Capitol when a driver ram...
Tags: Politics, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Photo, Washington Dc, Evans, Biden, Capitol Police, Abigail, Capitol, US Capitol, Billy Evans, US Capitol Police, Scott Applewhite, Kate Sullivan


White House hits states with Cs and Ds in its 'infrastructure report cards'

A pothole in Jersey City, N.J. AP Photo/Julio Cortez The White House came out with its "infrastructure report cards" on Monday. No state got higher than a C. The harsh grades came with "fact sheets" on how states would benefit from Biden's $2 trillion bill. See more stories on Insider's business page. The White House is out with report cards on the quality of infrastructure across all 50 states - and none of them did well.In a Monday press release, the White House assessed each sta...
Tags: Politics, New York, White House, China, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Infrastructure, New Jersey, Biden, South Carolina, Jersey City, Garden State, Julio Cortez, Jake Lahut, Andrew Solender


POLL: Most Americans who care about the filibuster don't like it and want it changed

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Tex. MICHAEL REYNOLDS/POOL/AFP via Getty Images We asked Americans what they think about the Senate filibuster. The parliamentary rule designed to delay bills for debate has been a source of heated contention. Most respondents said they don't have an opinion, but most of those who do want it changed. See more stories on Insider's business page. For all of the attention the Senate filibuster gets inside the beltway and in political journalism, many Americans don'...
Tags: Politics, Supreme Court, Congress, Senate, Trends, Filibuster, Neil Gorsuch, Jake Lahut, INSIDER Data, Sen Ted Cruz R Tex MICHAEL REYNOLDS


Cuomo accuser details groping allegations in new interview

New York State Executive Mansion on April 22, 2020 in Albany, New York. Roy Rochlin/Getty Images A former staffer who reported NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo for allegedly groping her detailed her account. The unnamed staffer told the Albany Times Union that Cuomo slammed the door before groping her. "I remember looking down like, 'Holy s---,'" she said of the alleged incident. See more stories on Insider's business page. The former staffer who accused New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo of gropi...
Tags: Politics, New York, News, Trends, Breaking News, Andrew Cuomo, Albany, Cuomo, Albany Times Union, Times Union, Sexual Harassment Allegations, Jake Lahut, Stephanie Benton, New York State Executive Mansion, Albany New York Roy Rochlin Getty


Fox News guest says Kamala Harris only got her immigration role 'because she has brown skin'

Fox News host Ainsley Earhardt interviews Autry Pruitt on "Fox & Friends." Fox News A Fox News guest said Wednesday that VP Kamala Harris' race is why she's taking on immigration. "President Biden is trying to inoculate himself against attacks" by using "someone brown," he said. The White House says Harris handled immigration issues during six years as California's attorney general. See more stories on Insider's business page. Autry Pruitt, a former Texas congressional cand...
Tags: Politics, Texas, California, White House, Immigration, Trends, Joe Biden, Fox, Fox News, Biden, Kamala Harris, Trump, HARRIS, Donald J Trump, Fox Friends, Pruitt


Fox News is betting big on the 'cancel culture' wars post-Trump

Fox News hosts Tucker Carlson and Greg Gutfeld. Phillip Faraone, Gary Miller/Getty Images Fox News is marketing its two newest shows as counters to "cancel culture." The focus on political correctness has only grown since Donald Trump left office. Newer data on cross-viewership between Fox News and OAN or Newsmax sheds light on the shift. See more stories on Insider's business page. In the marketing campaigns for the two newest shows in the Fox News lineup, the term "cancel culture" wa...
Tags: Politics, Media, Jimmy Kimmel, Stephen Colbert, Los Angeles, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Analysis, Fox, Piers Morgan, Fox News, Biden, Msnbc, Donald Trump, Brian Williams


Andrew Cuomo stood in front of a 'No Excuses' banner at an event he banned reporters from attending

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks at a closed press event at the Javits Center in Manhattan. New York Office of the Executive New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo picked a "no excuses" backdrop for his latest event. The Cuomo announcement was closed press, with the governor's office citing "COVID restrictions." Mired in multiple scandals, Cuomo has offered several excuses for his alleged behavior. See more stories on Insider's business page. Flanked by military personnel and top union brass,...
Tags: New York Post, Politics, New York, Trends, Manhattan, Andrew Cuomo, James, Cuomo, Democratic, Albany Times Union, Javits Center, Tish James, Jake Lahut, Coronavirus, Donald Trump Fox News, New York Office of the Executive New York



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