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Vandals defaced tunnels near Idaho’s Anne Frank memorial with anti-Semitic graffiti, including swastikas, police say

Vandals defaced tunnels near Idaho’s Anne Frank memorial with anti-Semitic graffiti, including swastikas, police say

As millions of Jewish people across the country celebrate Hanukkah, police say vandals painted anti-Semitic messages and symbols in tunnels near Idaho’s Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial on Friday. Law enforcement officials are looking for whoever is responsible for the vandalism along the Greenbelt in Boise, the Boise Police Department (BPD) said on Twitter. “We…MORE

David Perdue plans to challenge Brian Kemp in GOP primary for Georgia governor, reports say
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David Perdue plans to challenge Brian Kemp in GOP primary for Georgia governor, reports say

Former GOP Sen. David Perdue plans to announce Monday that he’s mounting a primary challenge against Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp, a move that will pit the ally of former President Donald Trump against the incumbent Republican governor and set up an intra-party fight in one of the nation’s closely watched political battlegrounds, according to multiple…MORE

Negro League baseball players could earn spots in the National Baseball Hall of Fame today
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Negro League baseball players could earn spots in the National Baseball Hall of Fame today

Baseball legends who played in the Negro Leagues are finally getting a chance to take their rightful place in the National Baseball Hall of Fame. The Early Baseball Era and Golden Days Era Committees were meeting Sunday to decide whether Buck O’Neil and other Negro League players — as well as pre-Negro league players —…MORE

CBP seizes $30 million shipment of fake handbags and clothing ahead of holidays
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CBP seizes $30 million shipment of fake handbags and clothing ahead of holidays

US customs officers have seized a container filled with more than $30 million worth of fake designer bags and clothing at a Los Angeles port ahead of the holiday season, US Customs and Border Protection officials said. CBP officers found bags, shirts and pants bearing counterfeit logos including Gucci and Louis Vuitton at the Los…MORE

Canadian employers, facing labor shortage, accommodate the unvaccinated
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Canadian employers, facing labor shortage, accommodate the unvaccinated

Canada’s tight labor market is forcing many companies to offer regular Covid-19 testing over vaccine mandates, while others are reversing previously announced inoculation requirements even as Omicron variant cases rise. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government adopted one of the strictest vaccine policies in the world for civil servants and has already put more than…MORE

Spotify pulls some comedy content amid royalties dispute
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Spotify pulls some comedy content amid royalties dispute

Spotify is not joking around amid a dispute over royalties for comedy content. The streaming giant has removed the work of hundreds of comedians from its platform — including Tiffany Haddish, Kevin Hart and the late Robin Williams — according to rights agency Spoken Giants. Spoken Giants, which represents some of the affected comedians, describes…MORE

Better.com CEO fires 900 employees over Zoom
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Better.com CEO fires 900 employees over Zoom

Better.com CEO Vishal Garg announced the mortgage company is laying off about 9% of its workforce on a Zoom webinar Wednesday abruptly informing the more than 900 employees on the call they were being terminated just before the holidays. “If you’re on this call, you are part of the unlucky group that is being laid…MORE

Marcus Lamb’s death highlights Christian media’s vaccine problem
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Marcus Lamb’s death highlights Christian media’s vaccine problem

The media may not be paying enough attention to the influence of Christian broadcasters when it comes to Covid-19, CNN chief media correspondent Brian Stelter said on “Reliable Sources” Sunday. Marcus Lamb, who made an anti-vax stance his crusade, died Thursday after being hospitalized for Covid-19. Lamb, a popular Christian televangelist who founded Daystar Television…MORE

A pedestrian was killed during a police pursuit of robbery suspects in Houston, officials say

A pedestrian was killed during a police pursuit of robbery suspects in Houston, officials say

A Houston police cruiser struck and killed a pedestrian during a robbery pursuit Saturday afternoon, authorities said. The two Houston police officers who were involved in the incident are said to be “distraught” after striking a 45-50 year-old man who has not yet been identified, Houston Police Department (HPD) executive assistant chief Larry Satterwhite said…MORE

Days after school shooting, Rep. Thomas Massie posts family photo with guns, asks Santa for ammo for Christmas
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Days after school shooting, Rep. Thomas Massie posts family photo with guns, asks Santa for ammo for Christmas

US Rep. Thomas Massie is drawing criticism after tweeting a photo of him and his family holding guns in front of a Christmas tree, just days after four teenagers were killed in a school shooting in Michigan. “Merry Christmas!, ps. Santa, please bring ammo,” read the Saturday tweet by the Republican representative from Kentucky, which…MORE

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Steve Talks with Tom Johnston of The Doobie Brothers!

Steve Talks with Tom Johnston of The Doobie Brothers!

Last week, Steve had the chance to catch up with Tom Johnston, guitarist, vocalist and founding member of The Doobie Brothers! They talked about writing “China Grove” and how the song came about, plus the start of the band and new music! “Liberté“, their latest album, will be available October 1st. Check out the interview…

Steve Talks with Tommy Shaw of Styx!

Steve Talks with Tommy Shaw of Styx!

Steve Gorman Rocks! Interview with Tommy Shaw Steve’s talked with Tommy Shaw about Styx‘s first new album in 4 years, ‘Crash of the Crown’! Hear about the secret hidden Easter eggs on the album cover, stories of how Styx’s greatest hits were pieced together, and so much more! Check out a piece of the video interview here and audio…

Steve Talks with Nancy Wilson of Heart!

Steve Talks with Nancy Wilson of Heart!

Steve Gorman Rocks! Interview Steve had the chance to catch up with singer and guitarist Nancy Wilson of Heart! She was excited to get a call from Steve, but not as excited as when Eddie Van Halen called and played her a song on his guitar. Hey, Steve tried for a drum solo on the…