All the Adam Schiff Transcripts

Americans expect that politicians will lie, but sometimes the examples are so brazen that they deserve special notice. Newly released Congressional testimony shows that Adam Schiff spread falsehoods shamelessly about Russia and Donald Trump for three years even as his own committee gathered contrary evidence. The House Intelligence Committee last week released 57 transcripts of interviews it conducted in its …

Simon & Schuster CEO Carolyn Reidy dies at 71, company says

Simon & Schuster says CEO Carolyn Reidy died Tuesday morning of a heart attack By HILLEL ITALIE AP National Writer May 12, 2020, 9:54 PM 4 min read 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article NEW YORK — Simon & Schuster CEO Carolyn Reidy, who presided over her company with steady force and a passion for books …

A Costco Meatpacking Employee Talks About Her Coronavirus Fears

BuzzFeed News has reporters across five continents bringing you trustworthy stories about the impact of the coronavirus. To help keep this news free, become a member and sign up for our newsletter, Outbreak Today. Costco announced Monday that it would be limiting the amount of meat and poultry each customer would be allowed to purchase because supplies had been affected …

Twitter Will Allow Employees To Work At Home Forever

BuzzFeed News has reporters across five continents bringing you trustworthy stories about the impact of the coronavirus. To help keep this news free, become a member and sign up for our newsletter, Outbreak Today. Some Twitter employees will never return to their office. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey emailed employees on Tuesday telling them that they’d be allowed to work from …

A Big Youth Baseball Tournament Was Played in Missouri. Was It Too Soon?

When Dan Peterson heard that there was going to be a youth baseball tournament just west of St. Louis last weekend, he was hesitant to allow his son to play. But Peterson, who lives in the St. Louis area, also knew how much his son Jaxson, 11, missed playing. After talking with other families and hearing about the safety rules …

Coronavirus Live News: Updates and Analysis

[singing] Singing: “Oh, brother, I want you to keep on marchin’. And one of these days, and one of these days, you shall be free.” Albany, Ga., became an epicenter for Covid-19 in April. Hundreds of cases were traced to two funeral services, and led to one of the highest death rates in the country. “It was like a tornado …

Mysterious Coronavirus Illness Claims 3 Children in New York

A mysterious syndrome has killed three young children in New York and sickened 73 others, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said on Saturday, an alarming rise in a phenomenon that was first publicly identified earlier this week. The syndrome, a toxic-shock-like inflammation that affects the skin, the eyes, blood vessels and the heart, can leave children seriously ill, with some patients …

Derby set to stay at Epsom racecourse after pivotal vote | Sport

The Derby appears set to stay at Epsom this year, assuming that horse racing is allowed to resume at some point, following a vote by local officials on Tuesday evening. The Epsom and Walton Downs Conservators, which manages the racecourse site under an act of parliament, voted unanimously to allow Epsom Downs to be fenced off for one day to …