DC Area Forecast: Mostly Cloudy and Humid for Days

DC Area Forecast: Mostly Cloudy and Humid for Days

Placeholder while article actions are loading 10:15 am – Weekend forecast trending more restless As we have mentioned in recent days, there is great uncertainty in the weekend forecast, especially Saturday and Sunday. The US (GFS) model advertises occasional showers, while the European model predicted dry, sunny weather until last night. Unfortunately, the European model … Read more

Biden Veers Off Script on Taiwan. It’s not the first time.

Biden Veers Off Script on Taiwan.  It’s not the first time.

At that point, Mr. Biden’s staff knew he had gone further than he would have liked and plunged into damage control, issuing with practiced efficiency the mandatory clarifying statement declaring that “our policies have not changed” and that Mr. Biden merely “reiterated” America’s commitment “to provide Taiwan with the military means to defend itself.” But … Read more

Ricky Gervais pokes fun at trans people in new Netflix special ‘SuperNature’

Ricky Gervais pokes fun at trans people in new Netflix special ‘SuperNature’

Ricky Gervais’ Netflix comedy special “SuperNature” has only been out on the streamer for a few hours, but it’s already drawn criticism for a series of graphic and hurtful transphobic jokes. Four minutes into the special, Gervais dives into information about the trans community seemingly designed to stir up controversy. “Ah, women! ” It starts. … Read more

Kellyanne Conway acknowledges in new book Trump’s loss in 2020

Kellyanne Conway acknowledges in new book Trump’s loss in 2020

Former White House adviser Kellyanne Conway reportedly admits in her new book that former President Trump lost the 2020 election, saying his team “simply failed to get the job done.” In “Here’s the Deal,” Conway writes that Trump lost the election and that his team encouraged his false allegations of election fraudaccording to Politico, which … Read more

200 bodies found in Mariupol basement as war rages in east

200 bodies found in Mariupol basement as war rages in east

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) – Workers digging through the rubble of an apartment building in Mariupol found 200 bodies in the basement, Ukrainian authorities said on Tuesday, a stark reminder of the horrors still exposing in the ruined city that some of the worst suffering of the 3 month old war† The bodies were decaying and … Read more

Durability: Emma Straub

Durability: Emma Straub

ILLUSTRATION BY YOUSRA ATTIA Welcome to Durability, ELLE.com’s book column, where authors share their most memorable readings. Whether you are looking for a book that can comfort you, move you deeply or make you laugh, consider a recommendation from the authors of our series who, like you (since you are here), love books. Maybe one … Read more

Japan tosses fighter jets behind Russian, Chinese fighter jets near airspace during Quad

Japan tosses fighter jets behind Russian, Chinese fighter jets near airspace during Quad

TOKYO, May 24 (Reuters) – Japan scrambled fighter jets after Russian and Chinese warplanes approached skies on Tuesday when Tokyo hosted leaders of the Quad grouping of countries including the United States, Defense Secretary Nobuo Kishi said. Tokyo has conveyed “grave concerns” to both Russia and China through diplomatic channels, Kishi said at a news … Read more