Month: September 2020

Top Alabama newspaper group: Voters must reject Moore

A top newspaper group in Alabama is calling on the state’s voters to reject Roy Moore in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations levied against the Republican Senate nominee and cast their ballots for Democrat Doug Jones. In an editorial published late Saturday, AL.com, which is home to three leading...

Judge denies Dem request to certify uncounted ballots in Virginia

A federal judge on Wednesday ruled against a Democratic request to have the Virginia Board of Elections certify uncounted ballots that could affect the results in two House of Delegates races, The Washington Post reports. As many as 300 or so voters appear to be assigned to the wrong races, but it is unclear how many of those...

Doug Jones says Roy Moore blocked him on Twitter: He couldn't 'handle' my criticism

Alabama Democratic Senate candidate Doug Jones shared a screenshot Tuesday apparently showing that an account for his GOP opponent, Roy Moore, had blocked him on Twitter. “Roy Moore won’t talk to the media, won’t talk to voters, won’t campaign, won’t debate, and couldn’t even handle me calling him embarrassing,” Jones wrote...

Moore's Dem opponent tells voters in new ad: 'I'll never embarrass you'

Democratic Alabama Senate candidate Doug Jones on Thursday released a new advertisement hitting his Republican opponent, Roy Moore, telling voters he would “never embarrass” them. “I’m going to say a couple of things that Roy Moore can’t. Alabama needs its two senators working together, and I’ll never embarrass you,”...

Lampard agrees ‘exit the best solution’ amid Spurs, PSG interest

Frank Lampard has reportedly come to an agreement with Antonio Rudiger: ‘an exit is the best solution’. That’s according to RMC Sport (via Sport Witness), who claim PSG are closest to agreeing a deal for the Germany international, despite reported interest from Tottenham. The report states that PSG boss...

Report: Dele Alli left out of Spurs squad to face Chelsea

Dele Alli has reportedly been left out of Tottenham’s Carabao Cup squad ahead of their meeting with Chelsea on Tuesday evening. The midfielder started the first Premier League game of the season against Everton, was taken off at half-time, and has since only appeared as a substitute in the...

Neville sends mixed messages by slamming ‘selfish’ Salah

Gary Neville criticised Mohamed Salah for being “greedy” in Liverpool’s 3-1 victory over Arsenal, a couple of weeks after praising his “selfish” antics against Leeds. Salah nicked the ball away from Diogo Jota as the substitute was searching for his first Liverpool goal on Monday. The ball was heading...

Chelsea squad stunned as ‘angriest’ Lampard lambasts Alonso

Frank Lampard reportedly gave Marcos Alonso a rocket in front of his teammates after the left-back tried to watch the second half of Chelsea’s 3-3 draw with West Brom from the team bus instead of on the bench. The Athletic cite multiple sources in a report which claims Lampard...

Keane: Man United could sack Solskjaer this season

Roy Keane says that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will be sacked by Manchester United if they do not finish in the top four this season. United have started this campaign with defeat to Crystal Palace and a ‘novelty’ win over Brighton that exposed a lot of their shortcomings. That win...

Planting Seed for Strikes in the Trump Era, #Strike4Democracy Sweeps Nation

Planting the seed for future large-scale walk-outs, hundreds of events are taking place coast-to-coast on Friday as part of a national “strike for democracy.” Tweets about #F17 OR #F17strike OR strike4democracy Heavy has a state-by-state list of strike-related events, as does the Strike4Democracy website. Strike4Democracy describes itself as “a...