Major General Chris Donahue, commander of the U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Division, XVIII Airborne Corps, was one of the commanders on the ground running the evacuation mission.
Month: August 2021
How Hurricane Ida’s path, climate change, and Covid-19 made the Gulf vulnerable – Vox.com
Rising seas, a warming world, and Covid-19 are shaping the impact of “one of the strongest storms to ever hit Louisiana.”
Press unloads on Larry Elder as Republican may be poised to oust Gavin Newsom
With three weeks to go, the national media have suddenly woken up to the fact that Larry Elder could be the next California governor, and are hitting him with a sledgehammer.
U.S. intelligence agencies delivered a report to Biden on the virus’s origins.
Retweet if you agree the media owes President Biden and the U.S. military an apology for their doomsday reporting on what has turned out to be a very successful evacuation of Americans and our Afghan allies from Kabul. — Jon Cooper 🇺🇸 (@joncoopertweets) August 24, 2021 BREAKING: The U.S. Supreme Court tells the Biden Administration to reinstate the "Remain in Mexico" policy put in place by the Trump Admin. This halts Biden's skirting of immigration […]
Trump Ally Herschel Walker Is Running For U.S. Senate In Georgia
The former University of Georgia football standout is well known in his native state, but some national Republicans have been wary of Walker’s candidacy.
A newlywed couple found shot to death in Utah, ending a four-day search near national park – USA TODAY
A missing Moab couple was found murdered with a gun after a four-day search. Here’s what happened and how their families are asking for help:
Reverend Jesse Jackson Sr., wife Jaqueline ‘responding positively to treatment’ while hospitalized with COVID-19 – WLS-TV
The family of Rev. Jesse Jackson and his wife Jaqueline said his parents are responding positively to treatment after being hospitalized with COVID-19.
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Texas House finally makes quorum, but Democrats say Republicans cheated to get there
There were 99 members registered as present Thursday evening, the exact number needed to end the 38-day Democratic quorum break over the GOP’s priority elections bill. But not all of those members were physically on the floor.
Alabama Hospitals Have Run Out Of ICU Beds As COVID-19 Cases Surge – NPR
There are 29 more patients than there are open ICU beds as of Wednesday. The recent run, reminiscent of early in the pandemic, is occurring largely in states with the lowest vaccination rates.