IN FULL: Hancock laughs off claims UK test and trace rushed to distract from Cummings COVID-19 row

Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

Jobless claims total 2.4 million, still elevated levels but a declining pace from previous weeks

The total, while still well above anything the nation had seen in pre-coronavirus America, represents the seventh straight week of a declining pace following the record peak of 6.9 million in late March. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: … Read more…

Seth Meyers takes a hilarious, horrifying deep dive into Trump’s hydroxychloroquine claims

“I’m really having a hard time wrapping my head around this,” admitted Seth Meyers in Tuesday night’s A Closer Look segment. He’s referring to Trump’s claim that he’s taking hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malaria medication the president’s been hyping for weeks as … Read more…

Trump’s bid to shield his tax returns and finances, broad claims of presidential immunity head to Supreme Court

The Supreme Court will hear three cases Tuesday with potential landmark consequences for presidential power and accountability. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! … Read more…

Scarlett Moffatt claims Gogglebox bosses made her look ‘thick as s***’ by only showing her short clips of shows

SCARLETT Moffatt has claimed Gogglebox bosses made her look “thick as s***” by only showing her short clips of shows. The reality TV star launched her own conspiracy theory podcast on BBC Radio 1 today with her boyfriend Scott Dobinson. … Read more…

College Basketball Star Teshaun Hightower with NBA Hopes is Charged with Murder, But Lawyer Claims Self-Defense

A college basketball star who recently declared for the NBA draft has been arrested on a felony murder charge — but his attorney says the shooting was an act of self-defense. Teshaun Hightower was arrested on Saturday night in connection … Read more…

UK coronavirus live: government hit by claims it missed chance to lessen impact during February and March

All the day’s developments in the UK’s Covid-19 crisis How did Britain get its response to coronavirus so wrong? Medical staff face weeks without protective gowns Nearly seven million jobs at risk if lockdown lasts for months Coronavirus – latest … Read more…

Trump claims 'total' authority, uses coronavirus briefing to try to prove 'everything we did was right'

President Trump devoted Monday’s briefing of the coronavirus task force to countering the growing public perception that his administration was slow to respond to the virus that has sickened more than 572,000 Americans and killed more than 23,000. Yahoo News … Read more…

Fact check: Trump denies saying another thing he said and makes more false claims at coronavirus briefing

Another coronavirus briefing. Another series of false claims. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: … Read more…

On Twitter, almost 60 percent of false claims about coronavirus remain online — without a warning label

A study by Oxford University researchers examined 225 pieces of content that independent fact checkers had rated false or misleading between January and March. They found that 59 percent remained on Twitter, 27 percent, on YouTube and 24 percent, on … Read more…

Activist Leslie Mac Issues a ‘Warning,’ Claims Shaun King’s Coronavirus Fundraiser Is a Scam

Activist Shaun King is being accused of fraud — again. Organizer Leslie Mac, who co-founded the Ferguson Response Network and co-created the Safety Pin Box subscription service took to Twitter to call Shaun out and warn people not to contributing to Shaun’s coronavirus-related fundraiser … Read more…

Economist: Next week’s jobless claims could hit 2 million as coronavirus halt slams labor market

“It looks to me like the order of magnitude in most states seems to be about 10 times higher than the normal weekly numbers before the crisis,” said Pantheon Macroeconomics’ Ian Shepherdson. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click … Read more…

Coronavirus: Regal Owner Cineworld Reveals Measures To Reduce Impact, Claims Group Admissions Not Affected So Far

Regal-owner Cineworld has updated on the current impact of coronavirus on its businesses. In a statement to market today, the exhibition giant said, “Given the impact that COVID-19 is having on the broader markets, we feel it is important to … Read more…

She’s Known for Casting Doubt on Women’s Claims of Abuse. Now She’s Reconsidering That Position—But Only for Herself

Katie Roiphe has long been an easy target for feminists, despite claiming the mantle herself. The writer’s philosophical argument with mainstream feminism, articulated in books like The Morning After (1993) and dozens of essays, boils down to this: If we … Read more…

Placido Domingo cancels Madrid ‘La Traviata’ show following sexual misconduct claims – EFE

Spanish opera star Placido Domingo canceled his scheduled performances of “La Traviata” in Madrid’s Teatro Real following allegations of sexual misconduct, EFE news agency reported on Thursday citing a statement from the singer. Reuters: Entertainment News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Spanish opera star Placido Domingo apologizes to women after harassment claims – report

Opera singer Placido Domingo apologized to the women who accused him of sexual harassment for the “pain” he caused them and accepted “full responsibility” in a statement sent on Tuesday to Spanish news agency Europa Press. Reuters: Entertainment News BEST … Read more…

Juul bought ads on Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon to target kids, lawsuit claims

Electronic cigarette maker Juul intentionally advertised its nicotine products on kid-friendly websites, including Nickelodeon and Cartoon Network, internal documents obtained by the Massachusetts attorney general show. Attorney General Maura Healey filed a suit Wednesday against the e-cigarette maker, which has … Read more…

An Attack Ad That Claims Michigan Sen. Gary Peters Supports ‘Medicare For All’ Doesn’t Hold Up

Better Future Michigan says Gary Peters “supports ‘Medicare for All,’ siding with radical liberals.” — A television ad that began airing in mid-December This story was produced in partnership with PolitiFact. This story can be republished for free (details). Sen. Gary Peters … Read more…

Caitlyn Jenner’s son Brandon claims I’m A Celeb producers ‘set up’ lonely bridge walk to make fans feel sorry for her

CAITLYN Jenner’s son Brandon claims the I’m A Celebrity producers “set up” her lonely bridge walk to make people feel sorry for her. Fans were heartbroken when the former Olympic athlete, 70, became the first celeb in history to have … Read more…

California man accused of drunken attack on jail guards during arrest claims he was victim of ‘racist’ beating: reports

A California man was charged with five counts of battery on a custodial officer this week in an incident that he claimed was a “racist” attack on him by jail guards, according to reports. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today … Read more…

Say What Now? Ex-Starbucks Manager Claims She Was Discriminated Against and Fired for Being White After Viral Arrests of Two Black Men

Shannon Phillips, a former Starbucks manager filed a lawsuit against the coffee company this week alleging she was discriminated against when she got fired last year following the controversial arrests of two Black men in the store. via Daily Beast: … Read more…

Syrian Kurdish leader says Turkish attacks continue, contradicting US claims

The leader of the Syrian Kurds’ civilian government accused Turkey and its forces of continuing its offensive into northern Syria, despite ceasefire agreements. ABC News: Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the … Read more…

Barclays earnings hit by £1.4 billion in insurance claims but investment banking profits rise

Barclays reported a third-quarter net loss of £292 million Friday, as difficult market conditions and concerns over Brexit continue to weigh. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

Class action lawsuit claims Equifax used the default ‘admin’ credentials during 2017 data breach

The suit in question has been filed against Equifax in Georgia, and it classifies itself as a “securities fraud class action” case. The plaintiffs claim that Equifax’s use of the default “admin” username and password, demonstrated poor security policy and … Read more…

Chuck D Claims Publisher Screwed Him Out Of Royalties In Federal Lawsuit

Public Enemy frontman Chuck D is suing a music publisher alleging he fraudulently took copyright ownership of 28 of the rapper’s recent songs without his authorization. According to Billboard, those include Common’s “Black America Again” and Prophets of Rage’s eponymous single, “Counteroffensive” and “Fired … Read more…