Curt Schilling blames anti-Trump backlash for Baseball Hall of Fame snub – National

Former star pitcher Curt Schilling claims he was snubbed from the National Baseball Hall of Fame this year due to his support for former U.S. president Donald Trump, including conspiratorial posts about the election result and other controversial comments from his past. Schilling fell 16 votes short of induction in this year’s Hall of […]

New coronavirus shut downs, restrictions prompt backlash in U.K. – National

LONDON — The British government is set to announce new restrictions Monday on business and socializing in major northern England cities with high infection rates. But pubs, restaurants and other businesses are pushing back, arguing that they are not to blame for a resurgent outbreak. Local authorities in hard-hit cities including Liverpool and Manchester […]

‘Democracy isn’t the objective’: Republican senator’s tweet draws backlash – National

WASHINGTON, Oct 8 (Reuters) — Republican U.S. Senator Mike Lee came under fire from Democrats on Thursday for tweeting “democracy isn’t the objective” after the debate between Vice President Mike Pence and Democratic vice presidential candidate Kamala Harris. Democracy isn’t the objective; liberty, peace, and prospefity are. We want the human condition to flourish. […]