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A White House lawyer reportedly tried to get The Wall Street Journal to scoop Hunter Biden’s emails

The Wall Street Journal published a short article Thursday night on Hunter Biden’s business dealings that concluded: “Corporate records reviewed by The Wall Street Journal show no role for Joe Biden.” The same night, the Journal published an opinion piece that asserted the Democratic presidential nominee had been aware of and/or involved in his son’s business endeavors, about 24 hours after Breitbart News published a statement from a former Hunter Biden business partner, Tony Bobulinksi. That… Source link

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Week 7 Sunday Night Recap

Subscribe to The Yahoo Sports NFL Podcast Terez Paylor & Charles Robinson recap a wild Week 7 in which a handful of games came down to the wire, the first and foremost being the Arizona Cardinals‘ incredible comeback win in the final seconds of overtime versus the Seattle Seahawks.  Elsewhere in the league, the Lions, Browns and Chargers also pulled off wacky wins in high-scoring games, meanwhile the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Pittsburgh Steelers looked like legit Super Bowl contenders. Terez &… Source link

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‘Time to open up’: Melbourne lifts Covid restrictions

An emotional Daniel Andrews has ended Melbourne’s lockdown, lifting several restrictions after the state recorded no new coronavirus cases for the first time in 139 days. The Victorian premier thanked the state’s people for staying the course as he announced Melbourne’s five million people will be able to return to pubs, cafes and restaurants alongside other social changes. It comes a day after Mr Andrews hit pause on a planned step forward on Melbourne’s road out of lockdown as he… Source link

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J.J. Watt, Deshaun Watson frustrated after Texans’ 1-6 start

Frustration is starting to boil over in Houston. The Texans — who fired coach and general manager Bill O’Brien after an 0-4 start — dropped to 1-6 on Sunday after a rough 35-20 loss to the Green Bay Packers at NRG Stadium. “S— sucks, honestly,” quarterback Deshaun Watson said. “I mean, this is new to me, so I’m going through it just like everyone else. This is my first time experiencing something like this, so I’m just learning on the fly, trying to stay positive, continuing… Source link

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Tom Brady goes up, Cam Newton down

Bill Belichick has a knack for letting go of veterans at just the right time. He has made a few miscalculations, but that will happen over 20 years. Mostly, when Belichick lets go of a longtime veteran, there’s a good reason. That’s why it’s surprising he miscalculated on the greatest quarterback in NFL history. Whatever led to the split between Tom Brady and Belichick — it seems fair to state the New England Patriots didn’t go out of their way to make Brady feel like he was wanted… Source link

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Bengals’ Carlos Dunlap offers house for sale after loss

Carlos Dunlap appears to be done with the Cincinnati Bengals. The two-time Pro Bowl defensive end has spent his entire 11-season career with the Bengals, but seemed to reach his breaking point with the franchise on Sunday. The Bengals lost a tight game to the rival Cleveland Browns as quarterback Baker Mayfield threw for five touchdowns against the Cincinnati defense. As time wound down, cameras caught Dunlap in a sideline argument with the coaching staff. Dunlap: ‘I don’t got time for… Source link

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Washington blows out Cowboys in stunning fashion

No one expected that the Dallas Cowboys would make the Washington Football Team look like a competent team Sunday, but that’s exactly what happened. Washington annihilated Dallas 25-3 on Sunday, piling both misery and points upon the soft heads of the Cowboys. Given the opportunity to take first place in the putrid NFC East, the Cowboys buckled like a cheap folding chair. It’s probably what most fans wanted to be hit with by the end of this game. Washington dominates in first half It… Source link

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Bodies of migrants found in fertilizer shipment in Paraguay

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Paraguayan officials say workers have discovered the remains of seven people — apparently would-be migrants — in a shipment of fertilizer from Serbia. Three of the men were Moroccan and one was from Egypt, the chief investigfator, Marcelo Saldivar, told The Associated Press on Saturday. The other three had not yet been identified. Investigators said the shipment left Serbia along rivers on July 22 and the migrants apparently had hoped to get off at some point… Source link

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‘Fake Melania’ conspiracy theory resurfaces after Marine One picture

A picture of the US First Lady has sparked the resurgence of a conspiracy theory that Donald Trump uses a body double to stand in for his wife. The hashtag #FakeMelania started trending on Twitter at the weekend after a picture emerged of Melania Trump boarding Marine One on the south lawn of the White House en route to the presidential debate in Nashville. In the picture, the First Lady is wearing sunglasses but internet observers pointed out that her smile and teeth looked somewhat different… Source link

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