FBI’s search of Trump’s Florida estate: Why now?

A Donald Trump supporter stands on a bridge outside the entrance to former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate, Tuesday, in Palm Beach, Fla. The FBI searched Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate as part of an investigation into whether he took classified records from the White House to his Florida residence, people familiar with the matter said Monday. … Read more

Senate Democrats pass budget package, a victory for Biden

President Joe Biden walks to board Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, on his way to his Rehoboth Beach, Del., home after his most recent COVID-19 isolation, Sunday. (Manuel Balce Ceneta, Associated Press) Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes WASHINGTON — Democrats pushed their election-year economic package to Senate passage … Read more

Pelosi tells Taiwan US commitment to democracy is ‘ironclad’

Taiwan’s Foreign Minister Joseph Wu, left, speaks with US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi as she prepares to leave Taipei, Taiwan, Wednesday. Pelosi left Taiwan after a visit that heightened tensions with China, saying Wednesday that she and other members of Congress in her delegation showed they will not abandon their commitment to the self-governing island. … Read more

Watching al-Qaida chief’s ‘pattern of life’ key to his death

As seen on a computer screen from a DVD prepared by Al-Sahab production, al-Qaida’s Ayman al-Zawahri speaks in Islamabad, Pakistan, on June 20, 2006. Al-Zawahri, the top al-Qaida leader, was killed by the US over the weekend in Afghanistan. (BKBangash, Associated Press) Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes WASHINGTON — As the sun was rising in … Read more

Season 6, Episode 11, “Breaking Bad”

Bob Odenkirk in Better Call SaulPhoto: Greg Lewis/AMC/Sony Pictures Television He left that funky Saul Goodman shirt and tie on the department store rack, but make no mistake: Last week’s caper with Jeff and the mall-security team took Gene Takovic right back into the world of Saul Goodman. And one mysterious, contentious phone call in … Read more

Ukraine’s Zelenskyy announces mandatory evacuation of Donetsk region

Firefighters work at a site of residential house destroyed by a Russian missile strike, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, in Kramatorsk, Ukraine Friday, July 29. (Press service of the Donetsk Regional Military Administration via Reuters) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes KYIV — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said on Saturday his government was ordering the … Read more

What ‘The Jetsons’ predicted right (and wrong) about the future

Get ready to meet George Jetson — because he’s about to be born. The button-pushing, flying-car-riding, iconic future man entered the galaxy on July 31, 2022, according to “The Jetsons” canon. While George is having his first birthday, the show itself is about to celebrate its 60th: it debuted on Sept. 23, 1962, a century … Read more

What ‘The Jetsons’ predicted right (and wrong) about the future

Get ready to meet George Jetson — because he’s about to be born. The button-pushing, flying-car-riding, iconic future man entered the galaxy on July 31, 2022, according to “The Jetsons” canon. While George is having his first birthday, the show itself is about to celebrate its 60th: it debuted on Sept. 23, 1962, a century … Read more

Here’s everything coming to Netflix in August 2022 – and what’s leaving

“Stranger Things” kicked off the summer with a bang, and Netflix is ​​looking to end the season with another blockbuster fan-favorite. “The Sandman” (Aug. 5), based on Neil Gaiman’s iconic comic series, stars Tom Sturridge as Dream, aka Morpheus, aka The Sandman, a cosmic being who controls all dreams who must travel time and space … Read more

Here’s everything coming to Netflix in August 2022 – and what’s leaving

“Stranger Things” kicked off the summer with a bang, and Netflix is ​​looking to end the season with another blockbuster fan-favorite. “The Sandman” (Aug. 5), based on Neil Gaiman’s iconic comic series, stars Tom Sturridge as Dream, aka Morpheus, aka The Sandman, a cosmic being who controls all dreams who must travel time and space … Read more