Composer behind ‘Chariots of Fire’ soundtrack, Vangelis, dies at age 79

The worlds of both cinema and music were in mourning this week after learning that award-winning composer Vangelis, the genius behind the haunting soundtrack for the 1981 film Chariots of Fire died in Paris Tuesday at the age of 79, as the Washington Examiner reports. Vangelis was born in Greece and began his musical career […]

Biden invokes Defense Production Act in attempt to alleviate baby formula shortage

President Joe Biden invoked the Defense Production Act to address the national baby formula shortage on Wednesday, Fox News reported.  In addition to invoking the DPA, Biden directed the Pentagon to use its aircraft to airlift formula from overseas countries, provided it meets American health and safety requirements, in a move being dubbed “Operation Fly […]

Supreme Court rules 5-4 to deport man in key immigration case

The Supreme Court ruled 5-4 against an illegal immigrant seeking relief against a deportation order on Monday, according to Fox News — but not without a key defection from the conservative side.  According to Fox News, the court voted to uphold a federal appellate court ruling which held that Pankajkumar Patel, who entered the country […]

“Andy Griffith Show” actress dead at 81

Maggie Peterson, a Hollywood actress best known for her role as Charlene Darling on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at 81. A family member confirmed her passing on Peterson’s Facebook page on Monday. according to Fox News, saying she “passed peacefully in her sleep with her family present.” “It is with great sorrow that […]

Poll: Biden rapidly shedding Trump voters who supported him in 2020

A new poll predicts more bad news for President Joe Biden and the Democratic Party, in general, heading into the 2020 midterm elections. The poll looked at those who supported former President Donald Trump in 2016 but switched to Biden in 2020, finding that only 3 out of 10 would vote for the former long-serving […]

Actor Bruce MacVittie of The Sopranos and Law & Order dead at 65

Actor Bruce MacVittie has died at the age of 65 according to a report by The Daily mail. MacVittie’s wife, Carol Ochs, confirmed his death to the New York Times, saying that he died of an unknown cause at the hospital in New York City on May 7.  MacVittie was known for roles in The […]

Contempt order against former President Trump withdrawn by judge

A civil contempt of court order against former President Donald Trump was withdrawn by a state Supreme Court judge on Wednesday, the Washington Examiner reported. The former president’s release from the order was contingent on several conditions that needed to be fulfilled by May 20, however. That fine includes a $110,000 fine levied New York […]

Conservative icon dead at 94

Midge Decter, the influential conservative intellectual who attacked both Soviet-style communism and the feminist movement, has died at the age of 94, The Washington Post reported. She was found dead at her home on Monday. Along with her second husband Norman Podhoretz and figures like Irving Kristol, Decter was considered one of the leading lights […]