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Recent articles by Lydia:

Theranos' Sunny Balwani Sentenced To Almost 13 Years In Prison

Prosecutors had asked for 15 years behind bars for Balwani, the former romantic partner of Elizabeth Holmes. → Read More

Kirstie Alley Dies Following Cancer Battle

The "Cheers" actor was 71. → Read More

Elon Musk Just Let A Notorious Neo-Nazi Troll Back On Twitter

Andrew Anglin spent his first day back on Twitter defending Ye's antisemitic rants. → Read More

Ticketmaster's Taylor Swift Fiasco Triggers Senate Hearing

The hearing will examine the lack of competition in the ticketing industry, Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Mike Lee said. → Read More

DOJ Seeking To Speak With Pence In Jan. 6 Investigation: Reports

The former vice president is reportedly open to testifying. → Read More

Biden Pauses Student Loan Payments While Debt Relief Plan Is Tied Up In Court

It's unfair for borrowers to make payments while the status of their debt is in limbo, Biden said. → Read More

Victims Identified In Colorado Springs LGBTQ Club Shooting

Their names are Kelly Loving, Daniel Aston, Derrick Rump, Ashley Paugh and Raymond Green Vance. → Read More

Karen Bass Wins Los Angeles Mayoral Race In Victory Over Billionaire Rick Caruso

The U.S. House member will become the city's first Black female mayor. → Read More

Ocasio-Cortez Slams Ticketmaster Monopoly Amid Taylor Swift Ticket Frenzy

"Break them up," the New York Democrat urged. → Read More

Jay Leno Hospitalized After Sustaining Burns In Car Fire

The 72-year-old comedian says he's doing "ok" and hopes to be back on his feet in "a week or two." → Read More

Biden Hopeful Brittney Griner Negotiations Will Be Better Post-Midterms

“I am determined to get her home," the president promised. → Read More

Trump Wants Mitch McConnell Impeached Over Debt Ceiling Plans

Democrats "have something on him," Trump insisted of the Senate minority leader. → Read More

Gov. Gavin Newsom: Fox News Has Been 'Sowing The Seeds' That Led To Pelosi Attack

"Look at the sewage that is online that they amplify on these networks," the California Democrat warned. → Read More

Someone Is Blasting Out Texts With False Voting Information, Kansas Official Warns

“Voters should be on high alert for these messages,” the Kansas secretary of state said. → Read More

Biden Promises U.S. Is 'Not Stopping' Effort To Free Brittney Griner

“We are in constant contact with Russian authorities to get Brittney and others out," the president promised. → Read More

Despite Protests And Demands, LA City Council Members Still Not Resigning

Ten days after the racist audio leaked, Kevin de León and Gil Cedillo show no signs of heeding demands to resign. → Read More

Oklahomans Will Vote On Recreational Marijuana Next Year

The state will hold a special election to legalize weed on March 7. → Read More

Film Star Anna May Wong Will Be First Asian American To Appear On U.S. Currency

Quarters with the pioneering actor's face on them will go into circulation next week. → Read More

'Harry Potter' Actor Robbie Coltrane Dead at 72

The actor played the beloved character Hagrid in the magical movie series. → Read More

Jan. 6 Committee Votes To Subpoena Donald Trump

“We are obligated to seek answers directly from the man who set this all in motion," Rep. Liz Cheney said. → Read More