Welcome to Arivaca: Where residents want anti-migrant militia out
Nearly a decade ago, residents of Arivaca, Arizona, knew little gun-toting vigilantes patrolling the nearby borderlands hugging the US-Mexico frontier. Gallivanting up and down the border with military-grade weapons and probing the desert area, the Minutemen American Defense militia captured and bound immigrants, intimidated and threatened them, and sometimes forced them back into Mexican territory.…
Victoria’s Secret has a new CEO for its lingerie business
Victoria's Secret has a new CEO to run its lingerie business. On Monday, parent company L Brands announced that John Mehas, who is currently president of Tory Burch, will be taking up the position and replacing former CEO Jan Singer, who was at the company for two years. "John is an outstanding retail merchant and…
How do you pronounce Blink-182? It’s tearing Twitter apart.
Blink-182. Or should that be Blink "one eight two"?Image: Mick Hutson/RedfernsBy Johnny Lieu2018-11-20 00:50:30 UTC If you were a kid of the early '00s, you would've listened to Blink-182's hits just about everywhere. But importantly, have you been saying their name right? We specifically mean the "182" bit in the band's name, which, as per…
A firefighter rescued a cat from the Paradise Fire and she won’t leave him alone
Get ready to sob, because this newfound friendship will pull every single heartstring you have.  While raking through debris from the devastating Camp Fire that destroyed Paradise, CA, firefighter Ryan Coleman came across a fluffy gray cat. Deciding that Coleman was her human, the friendly cat scaled his body and settled down on his shoulders. …
Senators are suing to get “unconfirmed lackey” Matt Whitaker’s appointment declared unconstitutional
The legal challenges to Matt Whitaker’s recent installment as acting Attorney General just keep piling up, with three Democratic senators formally bringing suit Monday. Sens. Richard Blumenthal (Connecticut), Mazie Hirono (Hawaii) and Sheldon Whitehouse (Rhode Island) filed a federal complaint in Washington, D.C., seeking to have Whitaker’s appointment by the president to the top DOJ…