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Club Q Owner Says Politicians Have Pushed LGBTQ Hate To New Level

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The co-owner of the Colorado Springs gay nightclub where a shooter turned a drag queen’s birthday celebration into a massacre said he thinks the shooting that killed five people and injured 17 others is a reflection of anti-LGBTQ sentiment that has evolved from prejudice to incitement. Nic Grzecka’s voice was … Read more

MLK Jr Way Bike Lane Project Pushed Back, Another Delay in South Seattle

A project in the works to build a protected bike lane on MLK Jr Way S has been delayed. (Photo by the author) Late Friday afternoon, the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) announced that construction will not start on a protected bike lane, sidewalk, and intersection improvement project along Martin Luther King Jr Way S. … Read more

Ex-Levi’s exec pushed out over anti COVID-19 school closure remarks speaks out on ‘Tucker Carlson Today’

A longtime Levi Strauss & Co. executive is revealing how she was allegedly pushed out of her high-profile role after speaking out against the COVID-19 school closures on Fox Nation’s “Tucker Carlson Today.”  Jennifer Sey, who spent nearly 23 years at Levi Strauss & Co. and described herself as a “lifelong liberal,” said she took … Read more

Woman pushed off bike on direction of fake police officer

Article content A woman is seriously injured on a popular North Shore trail after she was shoved off her bike on the directions of someone claiming to be a police officer. Article content North Vancouver RCMP say the woman was riding a bicycle on the Spirit Trail at around 2:40 p.m. on July 10 when … Read more

Canada-Venezuela FIBA qualifier start time on SN1 pushed to 9:35 p.m. ET

The Canadian men’s basketball team’s FIBA World Cup qualifier against Venezuela in Edmonton on Thursday, originally scheduled to start at 9:10 p.m. ET, will now tip-off at 9:35 p.m. ET, FIBA announced. The game is delayed due to travel issues for the Venezuelan team. Watch the game on Sportsnet ONE or SN NOW as Canada … Read more

Penguins’ losing streak pushed to seven

PITTSBURGH — Brandon Tanev scored the game-winning goal with 3:39 remaining and the Seattle Kraken defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-2 on Saturday night, sending the home team to its seventh straight loss. The Penguins are 4-6-2 and haven’t tasted a victory since Oct. 22, a 6-3 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets. “It’s tough. It’s … Read more

Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson Pushed Tax Cut Amid Family Land Deals

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Republican Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin was pushing for a tax cut provision in 2017 that benefitted his former plastics company and many others as his family was acquiring properties around the country, a newspaper review of property records revealed. The tax cut to companies called “pass-throughs” benefitted not only Johnson’s company … Read more

NBA: Kyrie Irving says he is NOT anti-Semitic, claiming label ‘being pushed on him isn’t justified’

NBA star Kyrie Irving addressed his tweet linking to a movie based on a book ‘containing anti-Semitic disinformation’, claiming the label ‘being pushed on him is not justified’.  The Brooklyn Nets guard grabbed attention for publicizing the 2018 film ‘Hebrews to Negroes: Wake Up Black America’ on social media with a link to its Amazon page. … Read more

Hurricane Ian pushed this ‘Snow White’ dog from Florida to New Jersey — now she needs a home

A sweet Staffordshire bull terrier is looking for a new home after she was transferred out of harm’s way amid the damage done by Hurricane Ian. The one-and-a-half-year-old pup named Snow White is currently available for adoption at Liberty Humane Society (LHS) in Jersey City, New Jersey. She’s quite distinctive looking, too: She’s all white, … Read more

Biden Rips Lawmakers Who Pushed Billions In PPP Grants For Bashing Student Debt Aid

President Joe Biden took off the gloves Friday in a speech pummeling Republican lawmakers who backed massive federal subsidies for business owners, including themselves, during COVID-19 but are now complaining about his student debt forgiveness program. “Who in the hell do they think they are?” Biden asked to applause during an appearance at Delaware State … Read more