Who's a hypocrite? GOP, Dems debate past comments on court

Democrats are accusing Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of blatant hypocrisy after he pledged a Senate vote on President Donald Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court
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Philippines orders evacuation as the strongest typhoon of 2020 approaches
MANILA – Philippine officials on Saturday ordered an evacuation of thousands of residents in the southern part of the main Luzon island as a category 5 storm that is the world’s strongest this year approaches the Southeast Asian nation. Typhoon Goni, with 133 miles sustained winds and gusts of up to 164 mph, will make...
Quinnen Williams wasn’t fazed by Jets trade rumors
Quinnen Williams said he didn’t have a reaction to swirling reports that the Jets were shopping him. When head coach Adam Gase publicly refuted the notion that Williams was on the trade block this week, it was all the same to Williams, who insisted Friday that he didn’t pay any attention to such rumors in...
Philadelphia police budget cuts sought by 4 councilmembers during week of riots, looting: report
Four first-term City Council members in Philadelphia vowed Friday to continue pushing for cuts to the city police department’s budget – during a week that saw more than 200 stores looted in reaction to the Monday police-shooting death of Walter Wallace Jr.
Paroled killer arrested in NYC subway shooting
A two-time murderer who’d been released on lifetime parole is back behind bars — after she was arrested on Friday for allegedly shooting a man in the neck during an argument at a Manhattan subway station earlier this month, police said. Before being released just last year, Rona Love, 59, had spent 25 years in...
Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy reunite for 'Hocus Pocus' reunion alongside Meryl Streep and more
Bette Midler has officially won Halloween.
Body camera video shows Fred Williams jumping a fence, holding a gun when he was shot by deputy
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department officials on Friday released footage of the first deputy shooting captured on newly rolled out body-worn cameras. Fred Williams III was killed this month during a foot chase in Willowbrook.
Why does Trump love playing 'Fortunate Son' at rallies? John Fogerty has a pretty good theory
"The song is decrying the kind of person [Trump] is," says the Creedence Clearwater Revival founder of his 1969 antiwar classic. "He's absolutely that person I wrote the song about."
A power company's electrical equipment started one of the most destructive fires in California history
A 2018 wildfire that killed three and destroyed more than 1,600 structures in California was sparked by Southern California Edison's utility equipment in fierce winds, according to a redacted investigative report determining the origin of the fire.
UCLA football player tests positive, then negative for COVID-19
A UCLA football player who tested positive for COVID-19 has tested negative, but must get a second negative result before being cleared to rejoin the team.
Trump baselessly claims doctors inflate coronavirus death counts for money as infections hit new high
'Baffling': Lemon wonders how 'awful' comment helps Trump
CNN's Don Lemon is left baffled after President Trump pushed a baseless conspiracy theory at one of his rallies in Michigan, claiming that "our doctors get more money if somebody dies from Covid."
USC pulls in-house video after deeming it insensitive during pandemic
Athletic director Mike Bohn apologizes for video posted that showed unmasked players and coaches attending a fake Hollywood premiere and a pool party.
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Boris Johnson may consider new UK lockdown, The Times reports
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UFC 255 poster released: Champs Deiveson Figueiredo, Valentina Shevchenko look to defend
Check out the official poster for UFC 255 on Nov. 21, featuring flyweight champs Deiveson Figueiredo and Valentina Shevchenko.        Related StoriesUFC 255 poster released: Champs Deiveson Figueiredo, Valentina Shevchenko look to defend - EnclosureBellator 250 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social mediaVideo: Paris Artis lands frightening head kick knockout at CFFC 87 
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CBS Evening News, October 30, 2020
Trump downplays pandemic on campaign trail as cases top 9 million; Voters pay respect to Susan B. Anthony at her grave in Rochester
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Buccaneers’ Tristan Wirfs could show Giants what they passed on
It would be understandable if general manager Dave Gettleman and the Giants are dealing with buyer’s remorse. On Monday night, they will get an up-close look at what might have been. Tristan Wirfs — the NFL’s highest-graded rookie offensive tackle according to Pro Football Focus — will be in town playing right tackle for the...
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Next to last week of NASCAR gives you a chance to win FOX’s Super 6
The Chase of the Cup heads to Martinsville on Sunday and you could win $25,000
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Steve Cohen sports Mets gear while ‘celebrating’ buying team
Steve Cohen’s first photo as Mets owner could be an encouraging one. The hedge fund billionaire’s wife, Alex, shared a photo to Twitter of her and Cohen after he officially bought the Mets from the Wilpons for $2.4 billion on Friday. The pictured showed the couple at home, Cohen with his legs crossed sporting a...
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Fantasy football: Look to fringe receivers for bye week help
With four teams on a bye in Week 8 and a continued rash of injuries, fantasy football  owners are having a tough time patching their lineups together for this weekend. There are no quality running backs available on the waiver wire, and unless you own one of the top four tight ends, that position has...
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Four injured in Charles County, Md., shooting, sheriff says
Gunfire was reported on Crain Highway in Waldorf, according to sheriff.
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PG&E should be fined $166 million for botched power shut-offs, watchdog agency says
The company failed to notify tens of thousands of customers that blackouts were imminent.
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'Halloween Kills' drops another teaser trailer, Jamie Lee Curtis says film connects to BLM
Another teaser trailer for "Halloween Kills" has arrived, and star Jamie Lee Curtis is talking about the film's reckoning with shared trauma.       
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Family dynasty protects a ‘killer’ Kennedy
Of course, Michael Skakel got away with the murder of Martha Moxley.
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US coronavirus cases surpass 9 million, driven by asymptomatic infections
Coronavirus infections passed 9 million on Friday with the virus spreading across the United States at a faster rate than previously seen.
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NBA and players' union extend deadline to opt out of CBA until Nov. 6
The NBA and NBPA pushed back the deadline for either side to opt out of the collective bargaining agreement until Nov. 6 as talks continue ahead of next season.
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Completely bonkers 'Hocus Pocus' fundraiser reunites cast, overflows with celebrity cameos
Bette Midler's "Hocus Pocus" cast and stars including Mariah Carey, Meryl Streep, Glenn Close and John Stamos made a bonkers fundraiser video.       
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Even from childhood bedrooms, socially distanced students work to get out the vote
Socially distanced, bored and ready to win: Young voters campaign from home in a high-stakes election year playing out amid a once-in-a-century pandemic.
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People Call to #BoycottHomeDepot After Co-Founder Backs Donald Trump
"Trump deserves a second term not despite his COVID-19 response, but because of it," Bernie Marcus, the retired co-founder of The Home Depot, wrote in an opinion article published by Fox News, prompting a social media call to boycott the company on Friday.
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Fred Wilpon’s complicated Mets legacy could never overcome Madoff stain
For most of the 37 years in which he owned the Yankees, a quote George Steinbrenner issued on the day he officially put together a group to purchase his baseball team alternately haunted him and caused gales of laughter in his wake because of the supreme irony attached to every syllable. “We plan absentee ownership...
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Trump baselessly claims doctors are inflating coronavirus death counts for money as cases again hit record levels
President Donald Trump on Friday baselessly claimed that doctors are inflating the coronavirus death count for monetary gain while cases, hospitalizations and deaths surge across the country.
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Dunkin' is going private in $11.3 billion deal
Dunkin' is being acquired in a $11.3 billion deal.
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US breaks COVID-19 case record for third straight day
The number of new U.S. COVID-19 cases continued to break records for the third day straight on Friday, when more than 97,000 infections were reported, according to NBC News. That number tops Thursday’s previous record-breaking 90,456 cases. And Thursday’s number had broken Wednesday’s record high of 80,662 new cases. In all, it is the fifth...
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TikTok hack for opening coffee creamer stuns internet
A TikTok user posted a video showing an easy hack for breaking the foil on bottles of coffee creamer, using the lid of the bottle.
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Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird announce they are engaged
Two-time World Cup winner Megan Rapinoe and 11-time WNBA All-Star Sue Bird are getting hitched. The sports power couple announced their engagement with a photo posted to Bird’s Instagram account on Friday and a representative for Rapinoe confirmed the news to Reuters, as congratulations for the couple poured in from across social media. Four-time Olympic...
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Video: Paris Artis lands frightening head kick knockout at CFFC 87
Paris Artis produced a sensational head-kick highlight on Friday at CFFC 87.        Related StoriesDouglas Lima gave Gegard Mousasi 'way too much respect,' not done at middleweightAnderson Silva in one word: What fighters think of the UFC legendBellator 250 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media 
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MN AG Ellison: Trump Has a Real Shot at Winning Minnesota
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison said Friday on CNN's "Cuomo Prime Time" that President Donald Trump has a real shot of winning Minnesota's 10 electoral votes.
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Travel company gives tips for dream vacations — in actual dreams
Love Home Swap has partnered with a dream expert to create a “Dream Passport” -- a free manual to help people take their next vacation in their dreams.
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Papa John’s founder slices up ad firm’s $6M ‘extort’ attempt
Papa John’s founder John Schnatter has claimed his spectacular ouster from the pizza chain last year was orchestrated by an advertising firm that was trying to extort $6 million from him — and now he claims that he has the tapes to prove it. The embattled fast-food tycoon — who last year left the company’s...
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U.S. coronavirus cases top 9 million
The U.S. surpassed nine million confirmed coronavirus cases on Friday and the nation is fast approaching 230,000 coronavirus deaths. The U.S. also saw a record high 91,000 new daily cases this Thursday. Adriana Diaz reports.
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Harvey Weinstein accuser sues him seeking damages for alleged assault
Weinstein is currently serving a 23-year prison sentence after being convicted in February of rape and assault of two women.
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New Orleans police officer shot in the face in French Quarter by man in pedicab
A New Orleans police officer was shot in the face and another was injured Friday when a passenger in a pedicab in the French Quarter fired at their vehicle, the city's police superintendent said.
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Columnist: If Biden wins Texas, it will force reckoning in GOP
New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman explains how the Republican Party will experience a "reckoning" if Democratic presidential nominee wins Texas in the 2020 election.
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Raleigh declares curfew Friday night ahead of planned protests
Raleigh, N.C., implemented a curfew at 10 p.m. Friday ahead of two protests planned in the city. 
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Save 25% on this sewing machine that’s great for knitting scarves and gloves
You could get an entire MBA-style education, master Microsoft Office Suite, boost your resume, and so, so much more without even leaving your house. One hobby you have likely already seen growing on social media is the DIY clothing movement. With all their free time, people are dusting off their grandmother’s old sewing machine and...
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Anderson Silva in one word: What fighters think of the UFC legend
Ahead of what could be Anderson Silva's final fight in the UFC, check out how fighters describe the legendary "Spider."        Related StoriesBeginning and end: Adrian Yanez ecstatic to make UFC debut alongside 'idol' Anderson SilvaThiago Moises: Bobby Green can't hang with me on the groundTwitter Mailbag: So ... now what for Israel Adesanya? 
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Two Cops Ambushed in New Orleans — One Shot. 2nd Wounded
A man riding in a New Orleans pedicab shot a police officer sitting in his patrol vehicle in the French Quarter. The New Orleans Police Superintendent called the shooting an ambush.
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'Politically correct': Trump pokes Fox News Host Laura Ingraham for wearing a mask
The Center for Disease Control and top health officials advise wearing face masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19.       
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Iranian hackers who posed as the Proud Boys accessed voter data in one state, feds say
The Iranian hackers suspected of posing as the Proud Boys and sending threatening emails to potentially thousands of American voters accessed voter registration data in at least one state, US federal officials said Friday evening.
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