Here's why you may receive a second social security check worth $1,371 in December and why some won't

Here's why you may receive a second social security check worth $1,371 in December and why some won't

The maximum SSI payout for individuals in 2023 is $914 and the same is $1,371 for married couples

Carron Phillips: Deadspin reporter who wrongly claimed young Kansas City Chiefs fan was wearing 'blackface' receives backlash

Carron Phillips: Deadspin reporter who wrongly claimed young Kansas City Chiefs fan was wearing 'blackface' receives backlash

Carron Phillips was slammed for accusing a young Kanas City Chiefs fan of wearing 'blackface' based on a misleading photo

Kansas News

Internet has hilarious reaction to video of While House's National Christmas Tree toppling due to strong winds

Internet has hilarious reaction to video of While House's National Christmas Tree toppling due to strong winds

Owing to unexpected heavy winds on the afternoon of Tuesday, November 28, the National Christmas Tree outside the White House was knocked down

The White House

Tension brewing at Arizona alfalfa farms as foreign firms exploit water sparking fear about future supply

Tension brewing at Arizona alfalfa farms as foreign firms exploit water sparking fear about future supply

Foreign agribusinesses in Arizona's McMullen Valley have prompted calls for stricter rules amid global concerns

Arizona News

The 'blackface' scandal that never was: How Internet refused to sit on its thumbs as young KC Chiefs fan was used to stir up controversy

The 'blackface' scandal that never was: How Internet refused to sit on its thumbs as young KC Chiefs fan was used to stir up controversy

A sports outlet has accused a young Kansas City Chiefs fan of donning racial blackface

Kansas News

Evan Ellingson: Child star known for his role in 'My Sister's Keeper' and 'CSI: Miami' dies in accident at 35

Evan Ellingson: Child star known for his role in 'My Sister's Keeper' and 'CSI: Miami' dies in accident at 35

According to a report, Evan Ellingson's father said that the actor struggled with addiction and died in a sober-living home

Miami News

Yaretzi Noemi: California girl, 5, dies after being swept away due to 'sneaker waves' in Pacific Ocean

Yaretzi Noemi: California girl, 5, dies after being swept away due to 'sneaker waves' in Pacific Ocean

Yaretzi Noemi's grandmother, Pascal Soriano, was not located despite an extensive search by helicopters and boats that covered over 100 miles of ocean

California News

Arizona AG Kris Mayes sues manufacturers over 'exorbitant' prices being charged for insulin for diabetes patients

Arizona AG Kris Mayes sues manufacturers over 'exorbitant' prices being charged for insulin for diabetes patients

Kris Mayes highlighted the substantial surge in insulin costs, far exceeding other consumer goods over two decades

Arizona News

Shakeba Morrad video: US lawyer slammed for mocking Israelis pleading for release of hostages in viral clip

Shakeba Morrad video: US lawyer slammed for mocking Israelis pleading for release of hostages in viral clip

Morrad serves as an attorney at the office of General Counsel for the US Department of Veteran Affairs

Internet reacts as Joe Biden aide slams Fox News reporter for 'astroturfing' on president's age: 'Liar Lucas gonna lie!'

Internet reacts as Joe Biden aide slams Fox News reporter for 'astroturfing' on president's age: 'Liar Lucas gonna lie!'

White House reacts to correspondent Tomlinson's clip asking Joe BIden if he was too old for reelection

The White House|Joe Biden

Mesa school board member Rachel Walden challenges transgender bathroom guidelines and parental notification

Mesa school board member Rachel Walden challenges transgender bathroom guidelines and parental notification

Mesa school board member Rachel Walden filed a lawsuit against the district Superintendent Andi Fourlis, contesting transgender guidelines

Visit Mesa unveils visionary decade-long strategy to transform city into billion-dollar tourism hub

Visit Mesa unveils visionary decade-long strategy to transform city into billion-dollar tourism hub

The plan targets 1.3M visitors, new flights at Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport by 2026, boosting visitor experience

Phoenix News

Tragic fall claims life of avid Montana ice climber Kyle Allen Rott during Hyalite Canyon expedition

Tragic fall claims life of avid Montana ice climber Kyle Allen Rott during Hyalite Canyon expedition

Kyle Allen Rott of Montana, passed away on Saturday, November 25, following an ice climbing fall in Hyalite Canyon close to Grotto Falls

What is a witch bottle? Mystery deepens as 8th one found near Corpus Christie

What is a witch bottle? Mystery deepens as 8th one found near Corpus Christie

A series of mysterious 'witch bottles' surfaced along the Gulf of Mexico, causing a stir among researchers

Pilot lands in Arizona desert after plane's engine bursts into flames due to mechanical failure

Pilot lands in Arizona desert after plane's engine bursts into flames due to mechanical failure

Plane makes emergency landing in Arizona as engine bursts into flames, pilot incurs minor injuries

Arizona News

Phoenix lands at fourth place in study on 'Roachiest Cities in America

Phoenix lands at fourth place in study on 'Roachiest Cities in America

Phoenix's high score was attributed to its scorching climate, making it an ideal habitat for these pests

Phoenix News

Phoenix is the 10th most 'house rich' city in the US, study reveals

Phoenix is the 10th most 'house rich' city in the US, study reveals

As per a new study, Phoenix has a 56.1% rate of owner-occupied housing, making it one of the most 'house rich' cities in the US

Phoenix News

Donald Trump called out for slamming Steve Jobs' widow Laurene Powell over her stake in magazine: 'What an utter loser'

Donald Trump called out for slamming Steve Jobs' widow Laurene Powell over her stake in magazine: 'What an utter loser'

Netizens slam Donald Trump for attacking Laurene Powell Jobs and The Atlantic magazine on social media

Donald Trump

Antonio Alvarez: Phoenix Police launches search for missing man with dementia

Antonio Alvarez: Phoenix Police launches search for missing man with dementia

Antonio Alvarez is a 60-year-old man, standing 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing approximately 180 pounds

Phoenix News

'It's inhumane to stop them': Outrage as volunteers claim city of Phoenix and police cordoned off homeless encampment on Thanksgiving Day

'It's inhumane to stop them': Outrage as volunteers claim city of Phoenix and police cordoned off homeless encampment on Thanksgiving Day

Volunteers who wanted to distribute food to the homeless on Thanksgiving claimed that Phoenix's authorities obstructed them from entering 'The Zone'

Phoenix News

'The correct way to bring awareness': Internet backs approach of woman walking around Beverly Hills dressed as Hamas victim

'The correct way to bring awareness': Internet backs approach of woman walking around Beverly Hills dressed as Hamas victim

A video garnered significant attention showing woman walking in Beverly Hills, dressed to represent a victim of Hamas attack

Gas explosion survivor Glenn Jordan completes more than 2,000 pull-ups to raise over $35K for Arizona Burn Foundation

Gas explosion survivor Glenn Jordan completes more than 2,000 pull-ups to raise over $35K for Arizona Burn Foundation

Glenn Jordan raised approximately $35,958.56 for the foundation as he performed over 2,000 pull-ups in 12 hours

Arizona News

NYPD officers resign in unprecedented numbers amid cancelation of next five Police Academy classes

NYPD officers resign in unprecedented numbers amid cancelation of next five Police Academy classes

The department’s pension data show that a total of 2,516 NYPD cops have returned their badges this year

NYPD News

'Super ager’ Arizona woman Dorothy Boucek central to new study as researchers seek longevity secrets

'Super ager’ Arizona woman Dorothy Boucek central to new study as researchers seek longevity secrets

Arizona researchers study 100-year-old Dorothy Boucek and her longevity secrets rooted in joy and active lifestyle

Arizona News

Fort Worth CEO Zach Muckleroy and his 2 children killed in car crash on Thanksgiving journey, wife in critical condition

Fort Worth CEO Zach Muckleroy and his 2 children killed in car crash on Thanksgiving journey, wife in critical condition

CEO of Muckleroy & Falls Zach Muckleroy lost his life alongside his two children in a fatal car crash during their Thanksgiving journey on Wednesday

Kurt and Monica Villani identified as victims in Rainbow Bridge tragedy as family and friends pay tribute

Kurt and Monica Villani identified as victims in Rainbow Bridge tragedy as family and friends pay tribute

Kurt and Monica Villani, both 53, tragically died in a car crash at Niagara Falls' Rainbow Bridge while en route to a KISS concert

Thanksgiving legacy: Two Arizona families continue to honor 50-year tradition of playing game of touch football to celebrate holiday

Thanksgiving legacy: Two Arizona families continue to honor 50-year tradition of playing game of touch football to celebrate holiday

Arizona families' annual gathering is celebrated by friendly competition, camaraderie, and cherished memories

Arizona News

Alana Zeitchik: NYC woman announces liberation of two Israeli cousins held by Hamas militants

Alana Zeitchik: NYC woman announces liberation of two Israeli cousins held by Hamas militants

The freed mother-daughter-duo are among Zeitchik’s six cousins who were taken hostage by Hamas during the October 7 attack

New York News

Diversity consultant Janice Gassam Asare faces Ohio state probe for article on 'decentering whiteness at workplace'

Diversity consultant Janice Gassam Asare faces Ohio state probe for article on 'decentering whiteness at workplace'

In her Forbes piece, Janice Gassam Asare discussed workplace changes in order to better serve individuals who identify as '[people] of color'

Ohio News

Arizona's job market share has 1 in 40 positions tied to the military, new study reveals

Arizona's job market share has 1 in 40 positions tied to the military, new study reveals

The study reveals that nearly 79,000 jobs fall under the category of military-industrial employment

Arizona News

Salvation Army ensures 5000 meals reach Phoenix families and those in need this Thanksgiving

Salvation Army ensures 5000 meals reach Phoenix families and those in need this Thanksgiving

Providing a warm meal for their families is often an uphill battle, let alone preparing a Thanksgiving feast, some community members confessed

Phoenix News

'Why bring it up now?': Internet reacts as NYC mayor Eric Adams denies 1993 sexual assault allegations

'Why bring it up now?': Internet reacts as NYC mayor Eric Adams denies 1993 sexual assault allegations

The woman filed the lawsuit in Manhattan on Wednesday, November 22, alleging Adams sexually assaulted her in 1993 when he was a NYPD cop

New York News|NYPD News

Rainbow Bridge tragedy: Video reveals horrifying details of speeding Bentley driver and wife's fatal crash

Rainbow Bridge tragedy: Video reveals horrifying details of speeding Bentley driver and wife's fatal crash

The crash occurred after a Bentley struck a fence and a curb and launched into a secondary screening area

Who is Ted Ihns? Indianola Community School District issues apology after Nazi quote in morning announcement sparks outrage

Who is Ted Ihns? Indianola Community School District issues apology after Nazi quote in morning announcement sparks outrage

The quote, 'My honor is my loyalty', was used as part of the school's 'Respect quote of the day' in an email

Arizona mom's Christmas cheer turns into nightmare after children's gifts get stolen along with car

Arizona mom's Christmas cheer turns into nightmare after children's gifts get stolen along with car

Maricela McCreight had bought Christmas presents for her children and kept them in her car's trunk

Arizona News

Chino Valley resident Ted Del Cerro secures victory by purchasing land to halt mine project in the area

Chino Valley resident Ted Del Cerro secures victory by purchasing land to halt mine project in the area

Chino Valley's Ted Del Cerro effectively stopped a proposed mine by purchasing land in the Cedar Heights neighborhood

Internet slams YSU as Ohio Republican Bill Johnson set to retire from House to lead university: 'Really bad decision'

Internet slams YSU as Ohio Republican Bill Johnson set to retire from House to lead university: 'Really bad decision'

Bill Johnson was elected as the new president during a special meeting of the Youngstown State Board of Trustees

Ohio News

Phoenix restaurants fail inspections, expired food and dirty meat cutter among health violations

Phoenix restaurants fail inspections, expired food and dirty meat cutter among health violations

It has been reported that La Locanda Italian Bistro, located at 3915 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, was subject to five violations

Phoenix News

Elzie McDonald: Arizona pilot with 50 years of experience dies in crash on way to Thanksgiving with family

Elzie McDonald: Arizona pilot with 50 years of experience dies in crash on way to Thanksgiving with family

The investigation led by NTSB's Brian Rutt reported the aircraft caught fire, causing no ground injuries but destroying a nearby vehicle

Arizona News

Target faces backlash from parents for 'sexualizing' Christmas with pride Santa and rainbow nutcracker

Target faces backlash from parents for 'sexualizing' Christmas with pride Santa and rainbow nutcracker

Target faces backlash for 'sexualizing' Christmas by using LGBTQIA+ decorations like 'Pride Santa' and rainbow-themed Nutcracker figures

Harley Duffer: Arizona heart transplant recipient honors 'selfless' donor by naming newborn after him

Harley Duffer: Arizona heart transplant recipient honors 'selfless' donor by naming newborn after him

Peyton Nurse's altruistic decision to be an organ donor turned tragedy into hope as his heart and kidney found a new home within Harley

Arizona News

Little Luca's Dream: Make-A-Wish Foundation helps keep 4-year-old Arizona boy's family tradition alive

Little Luca's Dream: Make-A-Wish Foundation helps keep 4-year-old Arizona boy's family tradition alive

Four-year-old Luca who was diagnosed with respiratory failure loves balloons, Christmas lights and Santa Claus

Arizona News

Ann Herford: Search efforts underway for 66-year-old Michigan nurse who disappeared during hiking trip

Ann Herford: Search efforts underway for 66-year-old Michigan nurse who disappeared during hiking trip

Ann Herford's colleagues reported her missing on November 14 after she failed to show up for work at Adventist Health in nearby Sonor

Michigan News

Ana Clara Benevides: Mother of Taylor Swift's fan who died at her concert thanks fans for returning daughter’s body

Ana Clara Benevides: Mother of Taylor Swift's fan who died at her concert thanks fans for returning daughter’s body

Ana Clara Benevides is believed to have suffered from heat-related illness stemming from the extreme temperatures

Taylor Swift

Abigail Mor Idan's homecoming: Family hopes orphan American girl among 50 Hamas hostages to be released

Abigail Mor Idan's homecoming: Family hopes orphan American girl among 50 Hamas hostages to be released

Following the mediation of an agreement between Israel and Hamas, 3-yaer-old Abigail Mor Edan is expected to be released

Arizona earns title of 'least charitable' state in new study, here's insight into ranking

Arizona earns title of 'least charitable' state in new study, here's insight into ranking

As per the new WalletHub study, Utah was the most charitable state in the US, while Arizona dwells at the bottom

Arizona News|Utah News

Buzz Lightyear fans cheer Tim Allen as actor tells Jimmy Fallon what to expect from 'Toy Story 5'

Buzz Lightyear fans cheer Tim Allen as actor tells Jimmy Fallon what to expect from 'Toy Story 5'

Tim Allen disclosed that Disney had approached both him and Tom Hanks, who voices Woody, about the possibility of another sequel

Disney+ News|Tom Hanks|Jimmy Fallon

Madelaine Brockway: Daughter of multi-millionaire car dealer goes viral for lavish Paris wedding with Maroon 5 concert

Madelaine Brockway: Daughter of multi-millionaire car dealer goes viral for lavish Paris wedding with Maroon 5 concert

Madelaine Brockway's extravagant Parisian wedding, which included a private Maroon 5 concert, captured widespread attention

Slow burn: How celebs who love to smoke in real life and in movies are influencing Gen Z

Slow burn: How celebs who love to smoke in real life and in movies are influencing Gen Z

A study released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that there was a 72% increase in tobacco use in movies between 2010 and 2016