Laura Ingalls Wilder only had one good Thanksgiving in the Little House books

Laura Ingalls Wilder only had one good Thanksgiving in the Little House books

Thanksgiving is different this year. And it can help, when the holidays don’t seem quite good, to go back to the children’s literature holiday, where everything is codified and comfortably familiar. You might think Laura Ingalls Wilder’s immortal Small house the books would suit our purposes perfectly. But in the entire nine-volume saga, there are … Read more

Heartbroken man who lost wife to cancer wins £1 million house in charity draw

Heartbroken man who lost wife to cancer wins £1 million house in charity draw

A man who tragically lost his beloved wife to cancer has won a £ 1 million dream home – after buying a £ 10 lottery ticket in a charity draw. Ian Garrick has heralded the great award as the ‘boost’ he needed ‘to keep going’. The 56-year-old said he wanted to try his luck after … Read more

A historian on the perils of chaotic White House transitions

A historian on the perils of chaotic White House transitions

Le président Donald Trump est faisant encore semblant il a remporté l’élection. C’est embarrassant pour lui sur le plan personnel, mais il y a eu des conséquences réelles pour le reste d’entre nous. Lundi soir, l’Administration des services généraux (GSA) a finalement entamé le processus de transition vers l’administration Biden, mettant fin à un retard … Read more

Melania Trump shows off new look as she welcomes White House Christmas tree

Melania Trump

Melania Trump smiled as she welcomed a Christmas tree into the White House for the last time. The maskless First Lady debuted a new blonde haircut when she got into the party mood. It comes after she was caught on tape earlier this year complaining, “Who cares about Christmas stuff?” Melania will decorate the historic … Read more

Why Biden is crowdfunding his White House transition

Why Biden is crowdfunding his White House transition

President-elect Joe Biden began crowdsourcing funds for his White House transition – by sending out an appeal on Friday for donations. Usually, a presidential transition would be largely taxpayer funded, but that money cannot be released until General Services Administration (GSA) chief Emily Murphy officially “verifies” that Biden won. the election. Although the election was … Read more

Car driven with front door in windscreen after crashing into house

Car driven with front door in windscreen after crashing into house

A driver collided with a house and continued with the front door between the windshield and the roof of his car. West Yorkshire police were called to the scene on Ashworth Road, Dewsbury, where the driver was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. The silver Audi collided with a … Read more

A Trump official is still blocking Biden’s presidential transition. House Democrats want answers.

A Trump official is still blocking Biden’s presidential transition. House Democrats want answers.

Leading House Democrats want answers on the status of the presidential transition. On Thursday, House Oversight Chair Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) and Credit Committee Chair Nita M. Lowey (D-NY), along with two other veteran Democrats, Gerald Connolly (D-VA) and Mike Quigley (D-IL), required that General Service Administration (GSA) Administrator Emily Murphy inform them by Monday of … Read more

FAA, Boeing Slammed for Fatal Crashes in Report by House Democrats

FAA, Boeing Slammed for Fatal Crashes in Report by House Democrats

Boeing 737 Max aircraft are parked in a parking lot at Boeing Field in Seattle, Wash., June 11, 2020. (Lindsey Wasson/Reuters) House Democrats released a report Wednesday detailing how design and regulatory failures by Boeing and the Federal Aviation Administration led to two fatal crashes of 737 MAX planes. The 238-page investigative report from staff for … Read more

Oregon Republican Lawmakers React to Arrest of Dem House Speaker’s Aide in Portland Riots

Oregon Republican Lawmakers React to Arrest of Dem House Speaker’s Aide in Portland Riots

A photojournalist reacts as riot police fire tear gas in Portland, Ore., September 5, 2020. (Carlos Barria/Reuters) Republicans in the Oregon legislature are accusing Democrats of sanctioning “lawlessness” after the arrest of a top aide to the Democratic Oregon House speaker this month during protests that devolved into riots in downtown Portland. Kristina Narayan, who serves as … Read more

On eve of elimination game vs. Lakers, Houston guard Danuel House ejected from the NBA bubble

On eve of elimination game vs. Lakers, Houston guard Danuel House ejected from the NBA bubble

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — In the playoffs, you need all the help you can get. So on the eve of an elimination Game 5 against the Lakers, the Houston Rockets got unfortunate news: Danuel House, one of their key rotation players, was forced to leave the bubble after an NBA investigation concluded he had … Read more