Republican Gov. Tate Reeves wins re-election in Mississippi

Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves has won a second term, extending Republicans’ two-decade hold on the governorship by brushing aside a challenge from Democrat Brandon Presley, who conceded late Tuesday. Reeves built a massive war chest of campaign cash for his re-election, but attacks from Presley and Democrats over health care and a welfare corruption scandal … Read more

Philadelphia Union’s Kai Wagner suspended 3 games after admitting to using racist slur

Philadelphia Union’s Kai Wagner admitted to using a racial slur during a match and will be banned the next three games as punishment. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola) (ASSOCIATED PRESS) When Major League Soccer interviewed Kai Wagner about the racist slur he used toward Bobby Wood on Oct. 28, the Philadelphia Union defender admitted to the offense. … Read more

Can You Keep a Secret?

Escambia County, Alabama, District Attorney Stephen Billy has charged Atmore News publisher and co-owner Sherry Digmon and reporter Don Fletcher with revealing grand jury secrets. The charges are based on a story about an investigation into whether federal COVID-19 funds were improperly paid to seven former Escambia County School System employees. The school system’s payroll … Read more

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