Authorities say a North Carolina pilot mysteriously died after ejecting from a plane and falling 3,500 feet.

Corrections and clarifications: An earlier version of this story misspelled the name of the co-pilot who died. A co-pilot died after ejecting from the plane, which later made an emergency landing in North Carolina, officials said. At approximately 2:40 p.m. Friday, a twin-engine CASA CN-212 Aviocar landed in a grassy area at Raleigh-Durham International Airport, … Read more

Former Trump White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows played an early role in convincing Harriet Hageman to run against Liz Cheney.

Former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows.AP Photo/Andrew Harnick Mark Meadows was a key player in encouraging Harriet Hageman to take on Liz Cheney. Meadows surprised Hageman at a Wyoming donor breakfast last year, where he asked her to run. Hageman was later associated with Trump, who supported his now-successful GOP primary campaign. Former … Read more

Once hailed by the Royals for his ‘upside’, the pitcher is now the most traded player in MLB history.

Before the MLB trade deadline in 2010, the Royals signed a five-player deal with the Atlanta Braves. The Royals sent outfielder Rick Enkiel and pitcher Kyle Farnsworth to Atlanta for outfielder Gregor Blanco and pitchers Tim Collins and Jesse Chavez. “Statistically, he’s had some rough rides this year,” Dayton Moore, then the Royals’ general manager, … Read more

5 things you should avoid doing on airplanes, according to flight attendants

wsfurlan/Getty Images Dennis Kullman has been a flight attendant for the past 38 years. He has worked with hundreds of flights and thousands of passengers during his career. These are Kulhman’s five passenger pet peeves that avoid improving your flying manners on an airplane. From sudden delays to sitting with cranky passengers, flying can be … Read more

Sarah Palin’s former in-laws campaigned heavily for their opponent before election night, and now they’ll both be on the midterm ballot.

Nick Begich III / Sarah PalinAP Photo/Getty Images Sarah Palin’s former father-in-law threw a pre-election night party for her GOP challenger Nick Begich III. The two will face off in a November general election to be decided by a ranked-choice election. The Palins know Begich from their time together working at the MTA and MEA … Read more

Representative Cheney conceded basic defeat

In her concession speech Tuesday night, Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo. said she could have won the Republican primary in her state if she had supported former President Donald Trump’s false claims about the 2020 election. “It was a path I could not and would not take,” Cheney said.

DOJ officials were alarmed by surveillance footage of the Mar-a-Lago room where classified information was being stored, the report said.

Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Florida.GIORGIO VIERA/AFP via Getty Images FBI agents obtained highly classified information during their raid of Mar-a-Lago last week. The search was triggered by new evidence the DOJ discovered, the NYT reported. The report said it included footage from the Mar-a-Lago storage facility that alarmed authorities. Federal agents were asked to request … Read more