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    (CNN)Efforts to update the way Americans vote in local elections were met in New York with some grousing, while efforts to streamline the way Americans vote in federal elections were blocked in Washington. Confused New Yorkers are trying an experiment in ranked choice voting as a fraction of the city turned out for...
    Far-left Hollywood celebrities took to social media in a collective last-ditch effort to garner public support for the far-left “For the People Act” —  which would nationalize U.S. elections, thereby stripping states of their ability to implement basic election safeguards — urging Americans to take action and call their senators. Actors Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Kathy Bates,...
    TEHRAN -- Iran's hard-line judiciary chief won the country's presidential election in a landslide victory Saturday, propelling the supreme leader's protege into Tehran's highest civilian position in a vote that appeared to see the lowest turnout in the Islamic Republic's history.Initial results showed Ebrahim Raisi won 17.8 million votes in the contest, dwarfing those of...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – United Teachers Los Angeles overwhelmingly voted Thursday in favor of an agreement with the Los Angeles Unified School District on safety protocols for the physical return of students and teachers in the 2021-2022 school year. The agreement will keep in place many of the COVID-19 protocols that, according to a UTLA press...
    THE HOUSE voted to pass a bill making Juneteenth a federal holiday, a day after the Senate unanimously voted to do the same. The vote now moves the piece of legislation to President Joe Biden's desk, who is expected to sign the bill into law by Saturday. 1The House passed a bill that would make...
    Congressman Matt Rosendale (R- MT) is voting against legislation to make Juneteenth a federal holiday because, he says, it’s part of efforts to “make Critical Race Theory the reigning ideology of our country.” Juneteenth, June 19th, is a holiday commemorating the emancipation of slaves in the United States, and it is already recognized in...
    Congressman Matt Rosendale (R- MT) is voting against legislation to make Juneteenth a federal holiday because, he says, it’s part of efforts to “make Critical Race Theory the reigning ideology of our country.” Juneteenth, June 19th, is a holiday commemorating the emancipation of slaves in the United States, and it is already recognized in...
    NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- New York City's primary election is less than a week away, and the Democratic candidates vying to be the next mayor are making their final pushes.Early voting is already underway, with tens of thousands of New Yorkers already having cast their ballots.The man leading in the polls, Brooklyn Borough President...
    Photo credit: Brendan Smialowski, AFP via Getty Images. The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a resolution to award congressional gold medals to U.S. Capitol Police officers for their actions on January 6th. 21 Republicans, however, voted against it. 406-21: House passed legislation by Speaker Pelosi to award four congressional gold medals to the United States...
    New York Yankees: How many Yankees will be named to the All-Star Game? William Parlee June 15, 2021 Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on reddit Share on email It’s the time of the year that New York Yankees fans start to wonder if their favorite player will...
    A bill that would delay certain municipal elections this year is on its way to North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper. The COVID-19 pandemic and natural disasters have delayed the release of the U.S. Census Bureau data used to determine local population counts, officials said. That data was scheduled to be published in spring, but it...
    More On: nyc mayoral election Mayoral hopeful Eric Adams rips ‘open disorder’ in NYC parks Maya Wiley defended prison guards accused of brutality, racism New Yorkers start early primary voting in mayoral race, dozens of contests Adams and Garcia lead in money race during closing days of NYC mayoral primary The Issue: The discussion...
    More On: NYC Mayoral Election 2021 Eric Adams backs up claim of busting mugger while off-duty as NYPD cop Labor leaders back Eric Adams to become NYC’s ‘blue-collar mayor’ What is NYC’s ranked-choice voting system and how does it work? EZ fix: Eric Adams’ toll records appear to refute NJ claim In the four...
    Students at the University of Oxford want the royal family out of the picture. Dinah Rose, the president of Oxford's Magdalen College, said graduate students with the Middle Common Room voted to take down a portrait they first hung of Queen Elizabeth II in 2013. "Magdalen strongly supports free speech and political debate, and the...
    (CNN)Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic has been named the Most Valuable Player for the 2020-21 NBA season. The NBA announced on Tuesday that the Serbian big man had received the award for the first time in his career, becoming the first Nuggets player to earn the honor. Drafted with the 41st pick in the 2014...
    Getty Although the New York Knicks were dispatched in the first round of the NBA Playoffs, their season will largely be viewed as a big success. Not many people out of New York itself expected the team to compete for a playoff spot, let alone secure home court in the first round. While...
    TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — It’s Primary Day in New Jersey. Voters will choose the Democratic and Republican nominees for governor, state legislature and various local races. READ MORE: Retired NYPD Officer Thomas Marrinan Killed During Altercation Inside Kensington, Brooklyn Pizza Shop Web Extra: Primary Elections Guide For Voters In New York And New Jersey Unlike...
    Madison Summers May 28, 2021 0 Comments Senate Republicans blocked a bill passed by the House of Representatives to establish an independent commission to investigate the U.S. Capitol riot on January 6. In a 54-35 vote on Friday, the legislation did not pass. Ten Republicans were needed in order to pass the bill. Among...
    A bill with broad bipartisan support that was supposed to sail through the U.S. Senate instead divided the upper chamber severely late Thursday night as Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) forced senators to take long procedural votes late into the evening. The bill, called the Endless Frontier Act, is meant as a U.S. counter to the...
    Hollywood celebrities are once again rallying their fans in support of  H.R.1,  the so-called “For the People Act” that would gut voter identification requirements and allow the federal government to seize power from states to oversee their own elections. Left-wing stars including Leonardo DiCaprio, John Legend, and Julia Louis-Dreyfus are claiming that the bill is...
    Madison Summers May 28, 2021 0 Comments Most Republican lawmakers appear to be poised to block a House-passed bill to create an independent commission that would investigate the U.S. Capitol riot on January 6. Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) criticized those Republicans who oppose the creation of an independent commission. She told reporters on Thursday, “To be...
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — WJZ’s Rick Ritter is among those nominated in The Baltimore Sun’s 2021 Readers’ Choice for Best TV Personality. He needs your vote to win! READ MORE: Man Shot In Reisterstown Monday Night Rick joined WJZ’s news team in May 2014 as a reporter. He now anchors the 5 p.m. newscast with Nicole...
    Trae Patton/NBC After the first of its two-part finale airs tonight (Monday, May 24, 2021), NBC’s “The Voice” will declare a winner on Tuesday. But before that happens, the Top 5 contestants will take the stage Monday to perform for a chance at the title. The season 20 winner will be revealed during...
    More On: billboard music awards Tommy Lee reveals love connection to Prince, drunken antics with Eddie Van Halen 2020 Billboard Music Awards sound a political note ahead of election Post Malone lands 16 Billboard Music Awards nominations 2020 Billboard Music Awards sets new date after coronavirus delay Awards season isn’t over just yet. The...
    WE'VE reached the final stage of our Sunbeams final - and it's an all-girl face-off! More than 15,000 entries have been reduced to just six babies. Now you get to choose the winner, with a chance of winning £500 cash after voting. 7Six babies have made our final, but who should be the winner? Our...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — All eyes were on Philadelphia’s race for district attorney. Democratic incumbent Larry Krasner declared victory over challenger Carlos Vega.  The democratic incumbent fended off a challenge in his own party. Krasner defeated Carlos Vega 65% to 35%. This is with 83% of precincts reporting. READ MORE: Study: Pennsylvania Among Most Effective States...
    Republican Kentucky Rep. Thomas Massie criticized Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s mask requirement Tuesday, saying that it lacked scientific backing and refused to wear a mask on the House floor Tuesday. “We’ve had enough.” Massie wrote in a tweet. “We are refusing to wear our masks on the floor during this vote in spite...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Voters will head to the polls tomorrow, May 18, to cast their ballots in the Pennsylvania primary. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Here’s everything you need to know: WHAT’S ON THE BALLOT? There are four ballot questions, including three proposed constitutional amendments, appearing on the...
    NBC Team Kelly's Corey Ward will perform onstage during the live show airing tonight, May 17, 2021. Tonight, NBC’s “The Voice” goes live again. This time around, the top 9 contestants will perform in the semifinals for a spot in the upcoming finale. According to GoldDerby, the three-hour finale airs on Tuesday, May 25,...
    ABC/Eric McCandless The top four finalists on ABC’s “American Idol” performed their newly released singles as well as songs dedicated to their personal idols on the Sunday, May 16, 2021, episode with the hopes of securing enough votes from viewers to move on to the top three and the season finale. The fate of...
    Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) said in a press conference Wednesday just after House Republicans removed her from House leadership that she will not let former President Trump get near the Oval Office again. “I will do everything I can to ensure that the former president never again gets anywhere near the Oval Office. We have...
    Rep. Adam Kinzinger (D-IL) says the voice vote to out Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) as Republican conference chair was to show unity. “I stand with Liz. I’m proud of her. There’s a lot of people that are proud of her for what’s she done and a lot of people that feel threatened by her, and...
    Madison Summers May 11, 2021 0 Comments Sen. Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) is weighing in on the upcoming vote to recall Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.), the No. 3 House Republican. Speaking on House Republicans’ efforts to purge Cheney of her leadership position, Ernst said on Wednesday, “Cancel culture is cancel culture, no matter how you look at it,” according...
    NBC Zania Alaké will perform live on "The Voice" season 20 airing Monday, May 10. Tonight, NBC’s “The Voice” goes live as the top 17 contestants perform for America’s vote during the playoffs. On Monday’s show, apart from the live performances, the winner of last month’s four-way knockout will be revealed, and fans...
    Jared Goff is very happy the Detroit Lions didn’t draft a quarterback. The Lions selected offensive lineman Penei Sewell in the first round of the 2021 NFL draft, despite the fact Justin Fields was still on the board. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)   View this post on Instagram...
    ABC/Eric McCandless During this week’s episode of ABC’s “American Idol” season 19, contestants will perform Coldplay and Mother’s day songs in hopes of earning enough votes from viewers in order to move on to the top five of the competition. The fate of the contestants has been taken out of the hands of...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Friday is the last day to vote in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’s online ballot for its 2021 indictees. There are 16 nominees. The nominees are: Devo The Go-Go’s Foo Fighters Todd Rundgren LL Cool J Chaka Khan Fela Kuti Carole King Kate Bush Rage Against The Machine...
    NBC How to vote for season 20 contestants on 'The Voice' on May 10. Starting May 10, “The Voice” is live, which means viewers at home will finally get the opportunity to determine the winner of this year’s competition. According to “Gold Derby,” voting opens on Monday, May 10, following the live performances....
    POLLING stations across the country are seeing a stream of people flowing through the doors to place their vote. But are you having a last-minute panic over a lost polling card?  Read our Elections 2021 live blog for the very latest updates 2 Don't panic if you've lost your polling card, you can still vote in today's electionCredit:...
    ONE barmy London Mayoral hopeful wants to “sort out the pigeons” while another has donned “children's glasses” to prove he’s a “man of action”. Twenty candidates want your vote to carve up the capital’s eye-watering £19billion budget. Here’s when we’ll know who has been chosen to lead London. ...
    Bradley Cortright May 4, 2021 0 Comments Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) is defending Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.), the No. 3 Republican in the House, as her colleagues are reportedly looking to strip her of her leadership position.In a tweet on Tuesday, Romney wrote, “Every person of conscience draws a line beyond which they will...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — It’s deadline day here in Pennsylvania for voters wishing to voice their choice in the upcoming primary election later this month. Applicants using the online voter registration system must complete and submit their application by 11:59 p.m. on Monday night. To register to vote, click here. Traditional paper...
    ABC Tonight is an all-new episode of American Idol, and fans want to know how they can vote for their favorite contestants. When the show returns on Sunday, May 2, the contestants will sing as part of Disney Night. Those wishing to vote can either go online to americanidol.com/vote, use the American Idol...
    The Week GOP lawmakers reportedly think Liz Cheney ‘may go down’ in a new leadership vote Earlier this year, Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) easily staved off an effort by some members of the House GOP to remove her from her leadership position because of her decision to vote to impeach former President Donald Trump. Now,...