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President Donald Trump is breaking all his previous Twitter records during impeachment

President Donald Trump is breaking all his previous Twitter records during impeachment

On Wednesday, Donald Trump wrote his name in the history books. Or, more accurately, tweeted it. According @FactbaseFeed, an account which tracks Trump’s Twitter habits, Trump sent 142 tweets and retweets on Wednesday — eclipsing his previous single-day presidential record of 123. (Trump’s total on Wednesday was the second-most of his entire Twitter life, according…MORE

‘Cats’ box office disaster tanks Universal’s profit

‘Cats’ box office disaster tanks Universal’s profit

Universal took a pretty big hit last quarter largely because of the box office disaster that was “Cats.” The film adaptation of the hit Broadway musical made just $60 million worldwide since its opening in late December. The film, which has a 20% score on review site Rotten Tomatoes, was not cheap to make. It…MORE

Scientists discovered four new species of sharks that walk

Scientists discovered four new species of sharks that walk

So — some sharks walk. Just not the scary ones. While great whites haunt the deep, walking sharks are content to scuttle in the shallows. They’ve been walking, or something close to it, for at least 9 million years. They’re evolutionary superstars, too: Walking sharks could be the most recently evolved shark on Earth. That’s…MORE

Longtime PBS NewsHour anchor Jim Lehrer is dead at 85

Longtime PBS NewsHour anchor Jim Lehrer is dead at 85

Jim Lehrer, the legendary debate moderator and former anchor of the “NewsHour” television program, died Thursday. He was 85. Lehrer’s death was announced by his longtime network home, PBS, where he co-founded the “NewsHour” in 1975. PBS said Lehrer died “peacefully in his sleep at home” and did not share further information about the cause…MORE

She is the first openly bisexual contestant in Miss USA’s 68-year history

She is the first openly bisexual contestant in Miss USA’s 68-year history

Miss Utah USA champ Rachel Slawson competed for the crown five times before she finally won. This year, her first time on the national stage, she’ll be competing as her most authentic self. Slawson, who is bisexual, will be the first openly queer contestant in the Miss USA pageant’s 68-year history. The 25-year-old is a…MORE

Rafael Nadal hits ball girl in head with shot, apologizes with kiss

Rafael Nadal hits ball girl in head with shot, apologizes with kiss

Rafael Nadal called it one of the more scary moments he’s had on the tennis court. The world No. 1 was en route to a straight-sets win against Argentina’s Federico Delbonis, leading 4-1 in the third set of their second-round match Thursday. But on a return of serve, a scorching forehand from Nadal hit a…MORE

Impeachment managers dissect abuse of power charge in making case against Trump

Impeachment managers dissect abuse of power charge in making case against Trump

Democratic impeachment managers turned their attention on Thursday to the constitutional case for removing President Donald Trump from office for abuse of power, seeking to convince skeptical — and often weary — Republican senators that the Senate trial needs witnesses and documents. Democrats are focusing Thursday’s presentation on the first article of impeachment, abuse of…MORE

CNN and The Des Moines Register to release final Iowa caucus poll February 1

CNN and The Des Moines Register to release final Iowa caucus poll February 1

CNN and The Des Moines Register will release their final Iowa caucus poll on Saturday, February 1, providing key insight into where Democratic presidential candidates stand just two days before the caucuses on February 3. CNN’s Chris Cuomo will anchor a special event in Des Moines, Iowa, at the time of the CNN/Des Moines Register/Mediacom…MORE

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