With a furore swirling around the White House and Donald Trump over the handling of the response to last weekend’s white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Fox News has come to the president’s defense, backing his claims that “both sides” were to blame for the deadly violence in Virginia. On his show, anchor Tucker Carlson attacked the left and the anti-fascist protestors at Charlottesville, failing to condemn the alt-right or neo-Nazi protesters involved in the rally. Then in a bizarre segment on slavery, Carlson listed good people who had owned slaves-Plato, the Aztecs and Thomas Jefferson-using their example as a reason to keep confederate, civil-war era statues standing.
NEPTUNE, N.J. - A New Jersey couple used a website glitch to try and get more than $258,000 worth of goods - everything from a gazebo to an air conditioner to a stainless steel grill - for free from a home improvement store, authorities said. Ultimately, the couple was only able to secure nearly $13,000 worth of merchandise from Lowe’s after exploiting "weaknesses" in the company’s website to have the items shipped to their home in Brick for free, according to a release from the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office. Romela Velazquez, 24, was arrested and charged with theft by deception and computer criminal activity for accessing a computer system with the purpose to defraud. She attempted to get
Rough and ready skipper Johnathan Hillstrand ended his 37-year fishing career with teary eyes and bountiful crab hauls on Tuesday night's episode of "Deadliest Catch." The veteran captain of the Time Bandit ship was determined to retire in a blaze of glory after years at sea. On the Discovery Channel show, Hillstrand hoped for a massive catch to end his career. And his fellow fishermen and "Deadliest Catch" co-stars teased Hillstrand about cashing in his crab. "I'll get you a rocking chair, OK?" Keith Colburn told Hillstrand over the phone. Hillstrand's deck was covered in ice so he decided to help the crew and operated the crane to knock it off the boat. "37 years of pain and suffering," Hillstrand
One newly engaged woman took to a forum site on Monday to complain that her husband-to-be didn't spent enough money on her ring.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is reportedly back on the dating scene.
A confrontation occurred between Indian and Chinese soldiers along a disputed border in the western Himalayas, Indian officials said on Tuesday. The PTI news agency said soldiers threw stones, causing minor injuries to both sides, as Chinese troops tried to enter Indian territory near the Pangong lake. Beijing maintains that their soldiers were inside Chinese territory. The two countries are also locked in an impasse in the Doklam area, which borders China, India and Bhutan. PTI quoted army officials as saying that in the latest confrontation, soldiers had to form a human chain to prevent an incursion by Chinese forces into territories claimed by India and located near the country's Ladakh region.
Connecticut officials are investigating a restaurant where authorities say the wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman had lunch before she died in a car crash. A state Department of Consumer Protection spokeswoman said Tuesday that the state Liquor Control Commission's investigation into the Good News Cafe in Woodbury opened after the agency received information regarding the serving of alcohol to 67-year-old Katherine Berman. The Cheshire woman was killed May 9 when her vehicle hit the rear of a driver's SUV and both veered off the road in Woodbury. The other driver, 87-year-old Edward Bertulis, was also killed. Officials say Berman died from blunt force trauma and drowning. The death