Personalities

David DePape, the man accused of attacking Paul Pelosi.

Suspected Paul Pelosi Attacker Told Cops Of 'Evil' In Washington

A San Francisco police investigator testified that David DePape said there was "evil in Washington" after attacking House Speaker Pelosi's husband.

 | AP

A sign at Twitter headquarters.

Twitter Changes Rules Over Account Tracking Elon Musk's Jet

The @elonjet flight-tracking account has also been suspended after Musk tweeted that a "crazy stalker" attacked a car in Los Angeles carrying his son.

 | AP

Michael Jordan celebrates the Bulls win over the Portland Trail Blazers in the NBA Finals in Chicago

The NBA Is Renaming The MVP Award In Honor Of Michael Jordan

The NBA has named its MVP trophy after Michael Jordan, and renamed other top awards for great NBA players.

 | Meg Hilling

New York Yankees' Aaron Judge.

Aaron Judge Lands 9-Year, $360M Deal To Remain With New York Yankees

The free agent slugger will return to New York for $40 million per season, the highest average annual payout for a position player in the MLB.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

Infowars host Alex Jones

Infowars Host Alex Jones Files For Personal Bankruptcy

Alex Jones filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, listing $1 billion to $10 billion in liabilities and $1 million to $10 million in assets.

 | AP

House Democratic Caucus Chair Hakeem Jeffries.

Hakeem Jeffries Elected To Lead House Democrats

Jeffries will succeed long-standing Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who has led House Democrats for the past 20 years.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene.

Elon Musk's Twitter Reinstates Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene

The Georgia Republican's reinstatement comes after Musk over the weekend reinstated the account of former President Donald Trump.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

Arizona Republican gubernatorial candidate Kari Lake.

Republican Kari Lake Narrows Gap In Arizona Governor Race

Democratic challenger Katie Hobbs led by 26,000 votes as of Sunday night, a 1 point margin, down by about 10,000 votes from a day earlier.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.

Jeff Bezos Says He Will Give Away Most Of His Fortune

Bezos, whose "real-time" worth Forbes magazine estimates at roughly $124 billion, made the announcement in a joint CNN interview with his girlfriend.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

Alex Jones.

Alex Jones Ordered To Pay $473M More To Sandy Hook Families

Six jurors ordered the Infowars host to pay $965 million to compensate 15 plaintiffs for defamation, emotional distress and unfair business practices.

 | AP

Former U.S. President Donald Trump.

Trump Promises 'Big Announcement' Nov. 15 In Florida

"I'm going to be making a very big announcement on Tuesday, Nov. 15 at Mar-a-Lago," Donald Trump said before a cheering crowd in Ohio Monday night.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

Former President Donald Trump.

Trump Asks Supreme Court To Keep Tax Returns From House Committee

Former President Trump is asking justices to block the Treasury Department from turning over his tax returns to the House Ways and Means Committee.

 | AP

Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Newsy Tonight Sits Down With Dr. Anthony Fauci

Maritsa Georgiou sat down with Dr. Anthony Fauci to discuss RSV, COVID, and what's next for him.

 | Scripps News Staff

Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis and former Democratic Gov. Charlie Crist.

DeSantis, Crist Square Off In Florida Gubernatorial Debate

Incumbent GOP Gov. Ron DeSantis defended his record against former Democratic Gov. Charlie Crist, who questioned DeSantis' potential presidential run.

 | Alexandra Miller and AP

Actor Kevin Spacey.

Spacey Sex Abuse Trial Proceeds After Lawyer Contracts COVID-19

Actor Anthony Rapp is seeking $40 million in damages, claiming Spacey made a sexual advance on him in 1986 when he was 14 years old.

 | AP

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr.

No Jail Time For Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. In Forcible Touching Case

54-year-old Gooding pleaded guilty in April to a misdemeanor charge that he forcibly kissed a worker at a New York City nightclub in 2018.

 | AP

Georgia Republican Senate candidate Herschel Walker.

Herschel Walker Denies Report That He Paid For Girlfriend's Abortion

The Georgia Republican Senate nominee and football legend has campaigned against abortion rights, saying there are "no excuses" for the procedure.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

Edward Snowden.

Putin Grants Russian Citizenship To NSA Whistleblower Edward Snowden

Snowden, a former contractor for the NSA, has lived in Russia since 2013 to escape prosecution in the U.S. for leaking classified documents.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

Former President Donald Trump at a rally.

Trump Openly Embraces Some QAnon Conspiracy Theories

As Trump contemplates another run for the presidency, his actions show that far from distancing himself from the political fringe, he's welcoming it.

 | AP

Sue Bird, Serena Williams and Allyson Felix are shown.

Three Icons In Women's Sports Are Saying Goodbye

Serena Williams, Sue Bird and Allyson Felix are retiring from their respective sports and moving on to other ventures.

 | Meg Hilling

Actor and comedian Chris Rock

Report: Chris Rock Said He Denied Offer To Host 2023 Oscars

Rock said at one of his stand-up shows that he won't be hosting the 2023 Academy Awards, according to a report by the Arizona Republic.

 | Gage Jackson

Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg Launching New Animated Children's Series

"Doggyland — Kids Songs & Nursery Rhymes" features a colorful cast of singing dog characters and will launch on YouTube and YouTube Kids.

 | Gage Jackson

Former NBA basketball star Dennis Rodman.

U.S. State Dept. Discourages Dennis Rodman From Traveling To Russia

The former NBA superstar has said he intends to travel to Russia to seek the release of WNBA star Brittney Griner from prison.

 | AP

Dr. Anthony Fauci

Fauci Announces December Departure From Government Service

Dr. Anthony Fauci — the nation's top infectious disease expert — has said his departure from the federal government does not mean he's retiring.

 | AP and Scripps News Staff

Dorli Rainey.

Dorli Rainey, Symbol Of Occupy Movement, Dies At 95

In November 2011, in the early days of the Occupy Wall Street movement, Rainey, then 84, joined protesters in blocking downtown intersections.

 | AP

Comedian Dave Chappelle

Police Arrest Man Who Attacked Dave Chappelle During Hollywood Show

The attacker tackled Chappelle on stage during the comedy show, before being overpowered by security and taken away in an ambulance.

 | AP and Casey Mendoza

Furniture store owner Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale

'Mattress Mack' Places $4.5M Bet On Bengals To Win Super Bowl

Houston furniture store dealer Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale would net $7.7 million if the Bengals upset the Los Angeles Rams.

 | Scripps News Staff

Former vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin speaks at a rally

Sarah Palin's Defamation Suit Against NY Times Set For Trial Monday

Former Republican vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin is on the verge of making new headlines in a legal battle with The New York Times.

 | AP

Elon Musk

Elon Musk Named Time Magazine's Person Of The Year

Musk is the CEO of Tesla and the founder and CEO of SpaceX. He also leads brain-chip startup Neuralink and infrastructure firm The Boring Company.

 | Scripps News Staff

Flags lowered to half-staff in honor of former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole

Bob Dole To Lie In State At Capitol As Nation Honors Senator

Former Senate majority leader and 1996 Republican presidential nominee Bob Dole will lie in state in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda on Thursday.

 | AP