‘Uncle Clarence’: Samuel L. Jackson takes a shot at Clarence Thomas’ marriage

Hollywood actor Samuel L. Jackson attacked conservative Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas on Friday, referring to him as “Uncle Clarence” after the court overturned Roe v. Wade. In a 6-3 ruling, the court struck down the so-called constitutional right to obtain an abortion, effectively returning the issue to the states. In a concurring opinion, which […]

Federal court delays FDA ban on Juul’s e-cigarettes from going into effect

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a temporary stay allowing the electronic cigarette company Juul to keep selling its products despite a U.S. Food and Drug Administration ban — for now. On Thursday, the FDA said that it was denying Juul authorization to market its products, effectively banning the company from selling e-cigarettes in […]

Biden administration considering ammunition ban: report

Is the Biden administration considering a limited ban on the sale of ammunition produced at a facility in Missouri. According to a gun foundation, that’s exactly what the administration is mulling, though the White House has pushed back on that claim. “The Lake City ammunition factory is one of the largest manufacturers of M855/SS109 ammo […]

Biden signs legislation that boosts security for family members of SCOTUS justices

President Joe Biden on Thursday signed legislation that boosts security for family members of U.S. Supreme Court justices. The legislation was co-sponsored in the Senate by Texas Republican Sen. John Cornyn and Delaware Democratic Sen. Chris Coons. It passed the Senate by unanimous consent last month, and was approved in the House last week in […]

Iowa Supreme Court rules state constitution does not protect ‘right’ to abortion

Iowa’s Constitution does not protect a so-called “right” to abortion, the state Supreme Court ruled Friday. The decision could open the door for conservative lawmakers to enact pro-life laws that protect unborn children. Abortion is currently banned in Iowa after 20 weeks of pregnancy, CNN reported. “The Iowa Supreme Court’s fractured decision came in a […]

Herschel Walker confirms he fathered a son previously not known to the public

Herschel Walker, the former star running back-turned-Republican nominee for Senate in Georgia, confirmed a report Wednesday that he fathered a child whose existence was not previously known to the public. The Daily Beast was the first outlet to report on Walker’s now-10-year-old son. “The son, whose name The Daily Beast is withholding out of privacy […]