Los Angeles deputy who was critically injured in Compton shooting was released from hospital, sheriff says

One of the two Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies attacked by an unknown gunman Saturday has been released from the hospital.
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg deserves better than the ‘Notorious RBG’ cult
Ours is a country where celebrities are increasingly not known for any real accomplishments. Americans are fascinated with people who are “famous for being famous,” like the Kardashians. So when a legal pioneer and eminent jurist like the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg becomes a pop icon, we might consider that progress of a sort....
Why Steve Cohen would choose Sandy Alderson over his trusted lieutenant
Steve Cohen is now in a period in which he is trying to make his candidacy to be the Mets owner more appealing to the 29 owners, who will vote whether to have him join their club. Which perhaps helps explain why Sandy Alderson could be coming back to Flushing and Andrew Cohen, one of...
Why Amy Coney Barrett is hands-down best pick to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Picture a female jurist who has consistently defied social expectations imposed on women and whose legal thinking is closely bound up with her faith. No, I’m not talking about Amy Coney Barrett, reported to top President Trump’s list of candidates to fill the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s seat. I’m talking about Ginsburg herself. Ginsburg believed...
Democrats answer to anything they dislike is increasingly ‘burn it all down’
Constitutional revolution is going mainstream. After delivering lectures about political norms for the entirety of the Trump era (often with good cause), much of the left is now threatening to kneecap an important institution of American government on a partisan vote in an act of ideological vengeance. If the Republican Senate confirms a Trump appointee...
Jax Taylor and Brittany Cartwright expecting their first child
"The love of our lives is coming soon."
What's on TV Tuesday: 'Cosmos: Possible Worlds' on Fox
What's on TV Tuesday, Sept. 22: "Cosmos: Possible Worlds" on Fox; "Cal Fire: West Coast Fires" on Discovery; "Frontline: The Choice 2020: Trump vs. Biden"
Adam Gase’s weird explanation for Jets play-calling disaster
Adam Gase stood behind his play-calling a day after the Jets’ 31-13 loss to the 49ers, instead lamenting a lack of execution. Late in the second quarter, the Jets faced a fourth-and-1 from the San Francisco 20-yard line. Gase called for a handoff to Josh Adams, who was stuffed in the backfield as the Jets...
Democratic organizer: We are playing by different rules
Joe Biden has a cash advantage over President Trump entering the fall campaign, according to campaign filings. However, a Nevada organizer says Biden may be falling behind in door-to-door campaigning due to the coronavirus. CNN's Kyung Lah reports.
Colts' Darius Leonard throws fan his glove with wedding ring inside it after the game
Indianapolis Colts All-Pro linebacker Darius Leonard gave one of his white gloves to a fan as a souvenir after the team’s 28-11 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday afternoon at Lucas Oil Stadium.
The Arctic sea ice has shrunk to the second lowest number ever recorded, and scientists say it will get worse
Scientists believe the Arctic sea ice, or the floating ice cover of the Arctic Ocean, has reached its minimum extent for the year, shrinking to the second lowest extent since record-keeping began in 1978.
Wishing for Democracy
In the wake of Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s passing, the argument of packing the court prevails.
Democrats One or Two Votes Shy of GOP Support Needed to Block Trump's Supreme Court Nominee
Democrats need just four Republican senators to side with them. It appears they will fall short of that threshold.
Burnett: 200,000 dead. It's like losing every person in football stadium twice
CNN's Erin Burnett puts the staggering number of US coronavirus deaths in perspective as the country quickly approaches 200,000 fatalities.
Angels slugger Justin Upton salvages his season with a late kick
After a horrendous start to the 2020 season, Angels outfielder Justin Upton is finishing strong and hopes the success carries over into 2021.
Now the 1619 Project is trying to rewrite its own history
Not content with aiming to rewrite American history with its 1619 Project, The New York Times and project chief Nikole Hannah-Jones are now trying to rewrite the history of . . . the 1619 Project. Hannah-Jones won a Pulitzer Prize for her piece kicking off the series, which explicitly aimed to make the first slave’s arrival on...
Tropical Storm Beta threatens Texas and Louisiana coasts with flooding and heavy rainfall
Texas and Louisiana brace for more coastal flooding and damaging storm surge from Tropical Storm Beta.
Black Lives Matter removes 'What We Believe' website page calling to 'disrupt ... nuclear family structure'
The official website of Black Lives Matter (BLM) has dropped its controversial call to "disrupt" the "nuclear family structure."
Tarek El Moussa shares how he's living the life he's dreamed
El Moussa gushed about his new fiancée Heather Rae Young as well as his HGTV shows "Flipping 101" and "Flip or Flop."
Gardner supports moving forward on Ginsburg seat, striking blow to Dem chances of halting nomination
Gardner, who is facing a re-election challenge from former Gov. John Hickenlooper in Colorado, was viewed as one of the last potential holdouts.
NYPD busts woman who threw bottle, yelled racial epithet at jogger
The woman who hurled a bottle and spouted a racial epithet at a Queens jogger last week was arrested Monday and is facing hate crime and harassment charges, cops said. Lorena Delaguna, 53, threw a glass bottle at Tiffany Johnson  — and yelled “Get out of here, N—r, go back to Africa!” — as she...
Wake up, New York — or the Democratic Socialists really will take over
You’ve been warned, New York — so you’ll only have yourselves to blame if the local branch of the Democratic Socialists of America pulls off its plan to gain working control of the City Council and state Legislature. And then slashes the NYPD’s budget another 50 percent, guaranteeing an even bigger crime wave. While actively...
Biden’s moderation contrasts with Democratic rage as court fight looms
Biden spoke on Monday without mentioning the vacancy on the Supreme Court.
Buccaneers' Ryan Jensen makes point on Brett Favre's attendance at Tom Brady's home debut
Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers hosted the Carolina Panthers in Week 2 of the NFL season with no fans at Raymond James Stadium, but Hall of Fame quarterback Brett Favre made an appearance wearing a "Tompa Bay" T-shirt with a bag of chips and no mask
Herschel Walker claims China is helping fund BLM which then donates to Democrats
Former NFL Player Herschel Walker on Monday claimed that money from China is supposedly funding the Black Lives Matter organization and that money is then donated to the Democratic Party.
Constitution at risk in November and other commentary
Conservative: Constitution at Risk in November Just days after Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death, the left is already hatching schemes to “pack the court, abolish the Senate filibuster and grant statehood to Washington, DC, and Puerto Rico,” all of which The Federalist’s John Daniel Davidson fears would “erode the constitutional mechanisms in place...
Sen. Cory Gardner commits to confirming Trump's SCOTUS nominee if criteria met
Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., has committed to supporting President Trump's eventual Supreme Court nominee.
How RBG would have powered through this crisis
I want Americans who are grief-stricken--and afraid--to know about the justice's optimism, even in private, writes her former law clerk Neil Siegel. She would not be ravaged by fear for the future right now, she would get back to work and redouble her efforts, he says.
'The Five' react to political battle over Supreme Court vacancy after RBG death
Democrats enraged at the prospect of the Senate's Republican majority considering President Trump's forthcoming Supreme Court nominee are like defensive football players asking the offense not to score a touchdown, "The Five" co-host Greg Gutfeld said Monday.
49ers star defensive end Nick Bosa out for season with torn ACL
The 49ers' bad luck on the injury front worsened Monday when the team confirmed DE Nick Bosa would miss the rest of the year with a torn ACL.
Big unknown with Beta is how much rain it brings
As Tropical Storm Beta batters the Texas coast, the biggest unknown is how much rainfall it could produce in areas that have already seen their share of damaging weather during a busy hurricane season. (Sept. 21)
Same-sex marriage plaintiff on RBG: She believed in equal justice
CNN's Anderson Cooper speaks with Jim Obergefell, a plaintiff in the case that legalized same-sex marriage, about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's legacy. Watch "Full Circle" every Monday, Tuesday and Friday at 6p E.T.
Ellen DeGeneres apologizes for allowing a toxic workplace
Ellen DeGeneres returns for a new season of her talk show and is apologizing to staffers who complained of a toxic work environment behind the scenes.
Paris Hilton, Drew Barrymore discuss being placed in solitary confinement as teens
Paris Hilton and Drew Barrymore have more in common than their celebrity status.
'A mirror image': Paris Hilton, Drew Barrymore bond over solitary confinement as teens
Drew Barrymore says Paris Hilton's alleged abuse at a Utah boarding school is like "watching a mirror image of everything I've been through."
J.J. Redick Q&A: Pelicans guard talks Acker virtual wine tasting event, wine interests and life in NBA bubble
J.J. Redick joined USA TODAY Sports to discuss Acker Wines' virtual tasting series and his wine-drinking experience inside the NBA bubble.
150 lower income pregnant Black and Pacific Islander women in San Francisco to get $1,000 monthly
Through a new pilot program, approximately 150 lower income Black and Pacific Islander pregnant women in San Francisco will receive a $1,000 monthly stipend in an effort to curb high rates of deaths related to pregnancy and childbirth.
CDC takes down guidance on Covid-19 spread, blames error
The Centers for Disease control and prevention took down guidance it posted just days ago on how the coronavirus can spread through the air, saying the guidance was posted in a clerical error. CNN's Brian Todd reports.
Bobby Shmurda reportedly denied parole
Shmurda took a plea deal in September 2016.
Man arrested in disappearance of Amish woman texted brother 15 times in 2 hours after her suspected kidnapping
A  Pennsylvania man who was arrested in connection with the disappearance of a young Amish woman sent his brother more than a dozen text and image messages within a two-hour period on the day she was last seen.
Leon Draisaitl beats out Artemi Panarin for NHL Hart Trophy
Artemi Panarin’s first season on Broadway was a smashing success by most accounts. He still has some individual hardware left to chase, though. The Rangers winger was a finalist for both the Hart Trophy, as the NHL’s most valuable player, and the Ted Lindsay Award, given to the most outstanding player as voted upon by...
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Why Earth, Wind & Fire settled on Sept. 21 as subject of iconic song 'September'
The song became the group's biggest hit when it was released in 1978.
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Trump says he will announce Supreme Court pick by end of week after meeting with a top candidate for Ginsburg seat
President Trump said he is considering five women for the opening. Judge Amy Coney Barrett and Judge Barbara Lagoa are considered the top contenders.
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Trump must watch his language to get Americans behind SCOTUS choice, Frank Luntz says
'Framing, context is everything over these last 40 days' of the campaign, pollster tells Neil Cavuto
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China Shows Off What Happens 'If War Breaks Out Today' Amid Taiwan Tensions with U.S.
"If they play around, if they want to play the game, they've got some big problems," President Donald Trump warned.
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Video shows Revel moped engulfed in flames on Brooklyn street
New video shows a Revel moped going up in flames in Brooklyn over the weekend. Video posted on Reddit Sunday shows the blazing rental bike at the corner of Lafayette and Nostrand avenues in Bedford-Stuyvesant. In the video, a man in an FDNY uniform looks on as the scooter burns. Photos posted separately on Twitter...
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Oh, baby! Predators' Roman Josi wins Norris Trophy, expecting first child in February
Predators defenseman Roman Josi is the first player to win the Norris Trophy while playing for the Predators        
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CDC says new guidance on risk of coronavirus aerosols was posted by mistake
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said new guidance that warned about the dangers of coronavirus transmission via aerosols was posted by mistake.
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