Rick Perry’s spent a lot of time in Ukraine. Now he’s caught up in the impeachment inquiry

Photo by Roy Rochlin/Getty Images This is why Perry’s been back in the news. Rick Perry — former Governor of Texas and erstwhile presidential candidate — is, lest we forget, also the Secretary of Energy. With the exception of a few major policy-related moments (most famously, an aborted bail-out the coal industry) he’s mostly managed to avoid the levels of scrutiny and scandal that have dogged some other members of this administration. But all that…

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Fox’s Almost Family aims to build a quirky family dramedy around medical rape

Three young women learn they’re biological half-sisters in the vaguely horrifying Almost Family. | JoJo Whilden/FOX It’s so close to being good that its badness feels somehow worse. Every week, we pick a new episode of the week. It could be good. It could be bad. It will always be interesting. You can read the archives here. The episode of the week for September 29 through October 5 is the pilot for Fox’s new series…

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Joshua Brown, a key witness in the murder trial against Amber Guyger, was fatally shot

Joshua Brown, seen here testifying on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019 in the murder trial of former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger, was fatally shot this weekend. | Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP Days after the former Dallas cop was sentenced to 10 years for killing Botham Jean, Brown was shot outside his new apartment complex. Joshua Brown, a key witness in the murder trial of a former Dallas police officer who was sentenced…

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