Trump pressed Dr. Oz to declare victory in his Senate race and claimed his GOP opponents are cheating 'with the ballots that they just happened to find'
Trump's pressure on Dr. Oz comes amid high-profile endorsement flops like Rep. Madison Cawthorn's shocking loss in North Carolina earlier this week.news.yahoo.com
EXPLAINER: How mailed ballots slow results in Pennsylvania
Counting of mailed ballots in Pennsylvania is drawing renewed scrutiny amid a too-close-to-call U.S. Senate primary between Republicans David McCormick and Dr. Mehmet Oz. Former President Donald Trump blasted the state’s elections procedures on social media, even though there are no indications of any wrongdoing with those ballots other than a printing error that was slowing the tally in one county.
Republican senate candidates pledge loyalty to Trump, not McConnell
In early primaries, Republican voters continue to side with nominees who, should they win, will probably have more loyalty to the former president than Mitch McConnell, creating potential headaches down the road for the long-serving Senate GOP leader.washingtonpost.com
Barnette blames Sean Hannity for loss in Pennsylvania
Failed GOP Pennsylvania Senate candidate Kathy Barnette took to Twitter to blame Fox News host Sean Hannity for her primary election loss. “Never forget what Sean Hannity did in this race,” she said in a video posted on Twitter Wednesday. “Almost single handedly Sean Hannity sewed deep seeds of disinformation, flat out lies every night…news.yahoo.com
Midterm primaries live updates Voters to pick key nominees in Pa., N.C., three other states
Voters will pick nominees in some of the most consequential primaries of the year, signaling the direction of both political parties and revealing more about the strength of the hold that former president Donald Trump retains over Republicans.washingtonpost.com
Candidate in hospital, others scrambling before Pa. primary
The last full day of campaigning in Pennsylvania’s hotly contested primaries for governor and U.S. Senate is under way, with a top Senate candidate in the hospital and establishment Republicans trying to stave off victories by candidates they view as too toxic to win in the fall.
'Reprehensible': Oz condemns GOP opponent's tweet on Islam
Republican Senate hopeful Mehmet Oz is stepping up his criticism of far-right candidates in Pennsylvania who are gaining traction ahead of Tuesday's primary election. After spending much of the campaign steering clear of fellow Republican Senate contender Kathy Barnette, Oz on Saturday said she was out of step with the GOP and would be unable to win the general election in November. In an interview, he took issue with a 2015 tweet from Barnette in which she wrote that “Pedophilia is a Cornerstone of Islam.”news.yahoo.com
Pennsylvania GOP Senate candidate Kathy Barnette has called for banning Islam in America and said LGBTQ people 'lead with their sexual preference'
Trump blasted Barnette's candidacy on Thursday, saying she "will never be able to win the General Election" and hasn't "properly explained" her past.news.yahoo.com
Pompeo holds briefing to raise concerns over Trump-backed Senate candidate in Pennsylvania
Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo raised concerns about the ties Mehmet Oz, former President Trump’s endorsed candidate in the Pennsylvania Senate race, has to Turkey in a press briefing arranged by Oz’s chief opponent in the race. Pompeo, who’s supporting Oz’s rival, Dave McCormick, in the Keystone State, held the briefing the same day…news.yahoo.com
‘Chickenshit’ Move: Columbia Quietly Cuts Ties With Dr. Oz
Riccardo Savi/Getty Images for Concordia SummitAfter years of criticism, Columbia University Medical Center has finally—quietly—cut public ties with celebrity doctor turned Republican Senate candidate Mehmet Oz.The acclaimed teaching hospital, where Oz held senior positions like vice chair of surgery and director of integrated medicine for years, stripped his personal pages from their website in mid-January.The move came a day after HuffPost reported on Jan. 12 that Columbia had established a nenews.yahoo.com
Pennsylvania's GOP Senate primary draws backing from some of Wall Street's biggest billionaires, making it one of the most expensive midterm races
Wall Street is pouring millions into Pennsylvania's Senate Republican primary race, with much of it getting behind Dave McCormick and Dr. Mehmet Oz.cnbc.com
Why Pennsylvania looks like Democrats' best hope of flipping a Senate seat this November
With one month to go until the primary election, Pennsylvania’s lieutenant governor, John Fetterman, is leading in the polls for the Democratic Party’s nomination for an open U.S. Senate seat while the Republican race has narrowed to an expensive two-person contest.news.yahoo.com
Trump Fans Found a Way to Be Even Worse at the Airport
Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast/GettyAre you or a loved one feeling serpentine lately? The QAnon-right thinks your COVID-19 vaccine might have been laced with snake blood to inject you with Satan’s DNA.The false claim is the subject of a new documentary by a far-right bounty hunter turned podcast host. It’s just as baseless as other vaccine conspiracy theories before it (remember the 5G hoax?), but the fraud is going viral on right-wing social media. “There’s a lot of debate whether it’s cnews.yahoo.com
Trumpworld Goes Into Meltdown After Trump Endorses Dr. Oz
Hannah Beier/ReutersLate Saturday evening, former President Donald Trump officially endorsed his old TV pal Dr. Mehmet Oz in the ruckus Republican U.S. Senate primary race in Pennsylvania. In doing so, Trump, while speaking at a rally in North Carolina, ignited fury and ridicule among some of the loudest voices in Trumpworld. At issue among Trump’s most fervent supporters is the belief that Oz, a Turkish-American TV physician who has hobnobbed with Hollywood’s elite and has flip-flopped on the inews.yahoo.com
Biden asks Herschel Walker and Mehmet Oz to quit council or be ousted
President Biden has asked Republican Senate candidates Herschel Walker and Mehmet Oz to quit their positions on a presidential council or be removed. In a post on Wednesday, Oz, who is a candidate in Pennsylvania, said the administration sent him a letter requesting he resign from the President's Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition.A letter from the administration was shown in a video Oz released on the situation. The letter states Oz...news.yahoo.com
Watch Dr. Oz talk about hosting ‘JEOPARDY!’
Starting next week, physician, TV host and contributor, and best-selling author Dr. Mehmet Oz steps in to guest host “JEOPARDY!” for two weeks, beginning March 3rd through April 2nd. Watch the video below to see Dr. Oz talk about his experience guest hosting the show, the importance of his charity HealthCorps, past moments with Alex, and more. And I want to make sure they know that’s not true. A: I was anxious about hosting “Jeopardy! It’s been an incredible honor, we support that, but it really speaks highly of “Jeopardy!” and the kindness of the organization.
Dr. Oz aids police in resuscitating man at Newark airport
Oz and Croissant came to the aid of a traveler and performed CPR at Newark Liberty International Airport, Monday night, March 1, 2021. “The gentleman had face-planted, and there was a pool of blood like a murder scene,” Oz told The Associated Press. Oz said he tried to rouse him, but the man had no pulse and his face had begun to turn purple. The defibrillator “diagnosed that his heart had stopped, as I had thought was the case when I couldn’t get a pulse,” Oz said. Oz praised the Port Authority officers, and credited the man’s life with their quick response.
Health contractors vetted stars' politics for US virus ad
This photo combination shows from left: musician Christina Aguilera in Los Angeles, March 29, 2012, comedian George Lopez in Los Angeles, Dec. 25, 2012, and actor Jack Black in Las Vegas, April 25, 2012. Public relations firms hired by the Department of Health and Human Services vetted the political views of hundreds of celebrities, including Aguilera, Lopez, and Black, for a health education advertising campaign on the coronavirus outbreak. That's according to documents released Thursday by a House committee.
US vetted stars' politics to showcase Trump virus response
Director Judd Apatow believes Trump “does not have the intellectual capacity to run as president,” according to a list of more than 200 celebrities compiled by one of the firms. “I have ordered a strategic review of this public health education campaign that will be led by our top public health and communications experts to determine whether the campaign serves important public health purposes,” Azar told the subcommittee, which is investigating the federal government’s response to the coronavirus outbreak. Because public health policy around the coronavirus pandemic has become so politically polarized, it’s unclear how well a confidence-building campaign from the government would play. And Trump has alienated much of the medical establishment with his dismissive comments about basic public health measures, such as wearing masks. Antony and Quaid were among just a few celebrities who were approved for the campaign, according to the documents.
What Is a Stent and What Does It Do?
Dr. Mehmet Oz has some important medical advice for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. "A stent is a mesh, it looks like metal, and it pushes open the plaque that's otherwise compromising the inside of a blood vessel," Oz said. That's what a stent does." "It means that the heart muscle is being starved of blood. RELATED STORIESPretty, Pretty, Pretty Related: Larry David Learns He's Bernie Sanders' Third CousinGOP Shooter Identified as Former Bernie Sanders VolunteerRabid Fans of 'The Bachelorette' Fuming at Bernie Sanders for Cutting Into Their Show
Meghan Markle's Whirlwind Weekend in New York City: Today on Inside Edition
Meghan Markle spent a whirlwind weekend in New York City. The Duchess of Sussex flew into New York City for a last-minute visit to watch her BFFL play in the U.S. Open. But Serena Williams ended up losing, leading some to wonder whether Meghan is a jinx. The mother of an 11-year-old girl accused of stomping on a 6-month-old baby last year spoke exclusively to Inside Edition, saying things are not as they appear. For these stories and more, watch Inside Edition.
The Signs Dr. Oz Says He Missed That His Mom Had Alzheimer's
Dr. Mehmet Oz has revealed that his mother has Alzheimer's disease. Im feeling guilty because I completely missed the signs until fairly late in the process, Oz told People. If the right word was, You look beautiful today, she would use, You look pretty prettier today. I missed those clues, Oz said. Oz said there are other signs to look out for if you suspect your loved one has early-stage Alzheimer's, including confusing time and place, misplacing things and trouble with visuals. Oz revealed he was tested in the wake of learning about his mother's diagnosis and he too has one of the genes for Alzheimer's.
How Hot Temperatures Can Kill You and What You Can Do to Protect Yourself: Today on Inside Edition
A dangerous heat wave is bringing searing temperatures to much of the U.S.With heat indexes in the 100s across the East Coast, one thing to watch out for is heat stroke. Dr. Mehmet Oz shared the signs to watch out for with Inside Edition. What Inside Edition viewers thought about the trailer. For more Inside Edition stories, tune in to today's show. RELATED STORIESSiblings Open Lemonade Stand to Raise Money for Dad's Medical TreatmentTiger Takes Refuge From Flood Inside HomeCouple Posts Prom and Wedding Photos Side by Side
How to Recognize the Signs of Heat Stroke
So what are the signs of heat stroke that you should know? Finally, you'll start to pant as you try to rid yourself of excess heat. Heat stroke can be deadly if not treated. And while energy drinks might seem like a good idea, they won't hydrate you as quickly as water, Oz said. RELATED STORIESWhat to Do if Your Air Conditioner Breaks During a Heat WaveZoo Animals Cool Off With Popsicles During Italy's Heat WaveThe Answer to Australia's Heat Wave?