White House Chief of Staff Ron Klein speaks during a televised interview on the White House driveway on March 1, 2022. Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images hide caption caption toggle Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images White House Chief of Staff Ron Klein speaks during a televised interview on the White House driveway on March 1, 2022. Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images … Read more
Francis Ngannou, UFC 270 press conference Credit: Gabriel Gonzalez/Cageside Press Francis Ngannou is now a former UFC heavyweight champion. After news leaked earlier Saturday regarding a Jon Jones vs. Cyril Gane heavyweight title fight at UFC 285 in March, the writing was on the wall. With multiple news reports (including this one), a billboard at … Read more
In a state notorious for crude and no-nonsense politics, Jesse White has an enduring appeal. NPR’s Scott Simon spoke with White, the longtime Illinois secretary of state who retired at age 88.
President Biden welcomes Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida to the White House. The visit marks Japan’s growing military posture amid concerns about China, North Korea and Russia.
NPR’s Juana Summers spoke with the former defense secretary about the special counsel appointed to review classified documents found on President Biden.
Las Vegas, Nevada — Before UFC Vegas 67, UFC President Dana White addressed the media by bringing up the subject of a domestic violence incident on New Year’s Eve rather than waiting for the press to bring it up. In doing so, he made it clear he did not want his fighters to protect him … Read more
Dana White, UFC 282 post-fight Credit: Gabriel Gonzalez/Cageside Press A major California advocacy group has begun pressuring Endeavor to remove Dana White as UFC president in a letter addressed to UFC parent company CEO Ari Emanuel. The letter, available here, calls for White’s removal as UFC president. A video emerged last week showing White, 53, … Read more
Khabib Nurmagomedov UFC 2022 Hall of Fame induction ceremony Credit: Alex Behunin/Cageside Press Guess who’s back, back again? Man, this is a great way to open a column, but after a two-week hiatus for the holidays, your Sunday MMA Quick Hits are back in action! It’s been a wild, wild week in MMA, often depressing … Read more
Dana White, UFC 272 Pre-Fight Press Conference Credit: Gabriel Gonzalez/Cageside Press The future of Dana White’s Power Slap is in question, at least as far as broadcast partner TBS is concerned. In November, White, through the UFC’s public relations team, announced that Power Slap would air on TBS beginning in early 2023. A January 11th … Read more
Dana White, UFC 282 post-fight Credit: Gabriel Gonzalez/Cageside Press Video has emerged of an altercation between UFC president Dana White and his wife Ann at a club in Mexico on New Year’s Eve. White and his family were in Mexico for the holidays. TMZ posted the video Monday afternoon. According to TMZ, the incident happened … Read more