Former Sen. Claire McCaskill Torches Tommy Tuberville With ‘Dumbest People’ Line

Former Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) on Tuesday ripped Sen. Tommy Tuberville (R-Ala.) as “one of the dumbest people that ever walked the earth in terms of political decisions” over his blockade of hundreds of military promotions, which could soon be coming to an end. Tuberville has for nine months blocked promotions in protest of a … Read more

Man, woman critically injured in shooting at Gwinnett County home, police say

Police are investigating a double shooting that left two people hospitalized. Gwinnett County Police said just before 10:30 p.m. on Tuesday, officers were called out to a domestic dispute at a home on Dayspring Trace. [DOWNLOAD: Free WSB-TV News app for alerts as news breaks] Officers parked a few homes down from the actual location … Read more

Rick Santorum Gets Weird With ‘Very Sexy’ Take On Why Republicans Keep Losing

Former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Penn.) offered up some strange takes in quick succession as it became clear that Tuesday’s election results would be bad for Republicans and conservative causes. “You put very sexy things like abortion and marijuana on the ballot, and a lot of young people come out and vote,” he griped on Newsmax. … Read more

WeWork Saga Cost Masayoshi Son $11.5 Billion and His Credibility

(Bloomberg) — WeWork Inc.’s bankruptcy filing caps a years-long saga that revealed breathtaking flaws in the investment style of Japanese billionaire Masayoshi Son, damaging his professional reputation far beyond the money he lost. Most Read from Bloomberg Son overrode his lieutenants’ objections and handed WeWork founder Adam Neumann billions of dollars from both SoftBank Group … Read more

Pistons rookie perfectly describes guarding Warriors’ Steph Curry

Pistons rookie perfectly describes guarding Warriors’ Steph Curry originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area Steph Curry educated Detroit Pistons rookie Ausar Thompson on the difficulty of guarding the Warriors superstar Monday night. Thompson, the 2023 No. 5 overall draft pick, faced Curry for the first time, and the 20-year-old came away from the Warriors’ … Read more

Thames Valley Police criticised over child neglect probes

A police force is not effectively investigating child neglect and abuse cases, the police watchdog has said. His Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS) has published its report into Thames Valley Police. It said the the force was “letting down children” in too many cases. Half of the investigations examined were … Read more

China’s Xi urges countries unite in tackling AI challenges but makes no mention of internet controls

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping said Wednesday that potential risks associated with artificial intelligence are challenges that countries should deal with together, remarks that come against the backdrop of China’s rigid control of free speech on the internet. At the same time, China has also maximized the internet’s economic benefits and social media’s … Read more

Andy Beshear’s path to reelection as Kentucky governor went through Trump country

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Gov. Andy Beshear won reelection to Kentucky’s highest office Tuesday by improving upon the path to victory he carved in his successful 2019 bid. That year, Beshear barely defeated Republican incumbent Matt Bevin, 49.2% to 48.8% — a margin of just over 5,000 votes. He did so by posting huge margins … Read more