The White House praised one of its top media critics, Fox News, for announcing an even stricter vaccine-or-test mandate than the administration's new federal policy for employers. read more
A federal judge in Utica issued a temporary restraining order regarding the state's mandate to have employees in health care facilities vaccinated by the end of the month. read more
As part of a lawsuit defense, the company that made the guns used in the Sandy Hook shooting demanded the disciplinary and attendance records of dead children. read more
A judge slapped a Texas church pastor with a 30-year prison sentence for secretly filming children " some as young as 11 " while they undressed, the New York Daily News reports. David Pettigrew, along with co-defendant Chad Rider, set up multiple hidden cameras disguising them as "hooks, clocks, charging blocks, a smoke detector, a picture frame, an air conditioner adapter and even a pen." The covert recording of children took place at Denison Church of the Nazarene in Grayson County. When Pettigrew tried to upload the footage to the internet, two websites and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children alerted the authorities. "The deviant behavior of any individual that occupies a position or role of public trust, especially one that betrays that trust, is unforgivable and repulsive," Dallas Homeland Security special agent Ryan Spradlin said in a statement. read more
Report: Matt Gaetz's Wingman Has Given the Feds "Years of Venmo Transactions" and "Thousands of Photos and Videos"