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Trump media company subpoenaed in federal criminal probe of SPAC deal
Donald Trump's media company was subpoenaed by a federal grand jury in connection with a criminal probe, according to Digital World Acquisition Corp.
Data Not Shared With Chinese Communist Party: TikTok To US Lawmakers
TikTok reiterated to the senators that the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) had never requested data on American users.
US Supreme Court backs Biden bid to end Trump ‘remain in Mexico’ policy
The US Supreme Court on Thursday gave a major boost to President Joe Biden’s drive to end a hard-line immigration policy begun under his predecessor Donald Trump that forced tens of thousands of migrants to stay in Mexico to await US hea...
Biden notched gains at summit; returns to turmoil at home
The dissonant realities of President Joe Biden’s second year in office were on display Thursday as he wound up a five-day trip to Europe that highlighted both the key U.S. role in mounting a strong allied response to Vladimir Putin’s agg...
The U.S. is facing a domestic threat from Trump, Liz Cheney says
"Republicans cannot both be loyal to Donald Trump and loyal to the Constitution," Rep. Liz Cheney said in a speech at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library.
Election deniers have taken their fraud theories on tour — to nearly every state
Even as the Jan. 6 hearings play out, election misinformation keeps spreading. NPR tracked four leaders preaching false information about election fraud at hundreds of grassroots events nationwide.
At finish line, U.S. Supreme Court readies climate, immigration rulings
The U.S. Supreme Court is set on Thursday to issue its final two rulings of its current term, one on federal agency power to tackle climate change and the other on President Joe Biden's ability to end a hardline immigration policy begun ...
Election 2022: Abortion is central in 1st post-Roe primaries
One of the nation’s most prominent election deniers lost her bid for the GOP nomination for Colorado’s top elections post on Tuesday.
A timeline of the Jeffrey Epstein, Ghislaine Maxwell scandal
From the moment he first faced criminal charges, in 2006, Jeffrey Epstein has been the object of public fascination, conspiracy theories and outrage — especially after his lawyers got prosecutors to agree to a lenient plea deal that spar...
Biden team strains to flex muscles in abortion fight
President Joe Biden’s top health official said Tuesday that “every option is on the table” when it comes to helping women access abortion in the wake of the Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade.
FBI agents seize phone of Trump’s election lawyer
John Eastman, who aided the ex-US president in his bid to undo the results of the 2020 election, has become a central figure in the ongoing Capitol riot hearings.
G7 leaders denounce China over Russia relations, “human rights”, Taiwan
The Group of Seven communique, citing China 14 times, calls on Beijing to urge Russia to halt the war and to refrain from military action against Taiwan. They did not offer to withdraw from the NATO provocation that triggered the war in ...
Iran launches rocket into space as nuclear talks to resume
Iranian state television said Sunday that Tehran had launched a solid-fueled rocket into space, drawing a rebuke from Washington ahead of the expected resumption of stalled talks over Tehran’s tattered nuclear deal with world powers.
Analysis: Supreme Court conservatives assert power with abortion, gun rulings
The U.S. Supreme Court's blockbuster rulings on successive days that eliminated the right to abortion nationwide and widened the rights of gun owners illustrate how its expanded conservative majority is willing to boldly assert its power.
Iran and EU say Vienna nuke talks will resume in coming days
The European Union and Iran agreed on Saturday to resume negotiations in Vienna in the coming days over Tehran’s tattered nuclear deal with world powers.
Guns and abortion: Contradictory decisions, or consistent?
They are the most fiercely polarizing issues in American life: abortion and guns. And two momentous decisions by the Supreme Court in two days have done anything but resolve them, firing up debate about whether the court’s conservative j...
Capitol riot hearing: Lawyers threatened to quit en masse over Trump election pressure
US government lawyers threatened to quit en masse as then-President Donald Trump hounded them almost daily to help overturn his 2020 election defeat, a congressional inquiry has heard.
Trump ally’s Senate campaign video blocked on social media
Facebook says the ad violates its policies on violence and incitement while Twitter blocked the video from being shared.
Trump said it was a 'foolish' decision for the GOP to not be represented on the January 6 panel. He and Republican lawmakers rejected a bipartisan commission last year.
Trump said it was a bad call for Republicans "not to have representation on that committee" but denounced a bipartisan commission last year.
Hillary Clinton has criticized Emmanuel Macron’s policy towards Russia – the French leader should take it as a compliment
If the warmongering American chastises you for seeking diplomacy, you know you’re doing something right
Seven Crew Members Of "The Late Show With Stephen Colbert" Were Arrested Inside The US Capitol
The production team members were charged with unlawful entry after they were filming a comedy segment for the show inside an office building at the Capitol while it was closed.
Texas Republicans declare Biden election illegitimate, despite evidence
Republicans in Texas formally rejected President Joe Biden's election in 2020 as illegitimate and voted in a state-wide convention that wrapped up this weekend on a party platform that calls homosexuality an "abnormal lifestyle choice."
Jan. 6 panel to implicate Trump in fake elector plot, Schiff says
The U.S. House panel investigating the January 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol will present evidence this week that former President Donald Trump was involved in a failed bid to submit slates of fake electors to overturn the 2020 electio...
Did Vice President Mike Pence have the authority to overturn the 2020 election results?
Experts have argued for months that Trump lawyer John Eastman’s interpretation of the Electoral Count Act is erroneous. At Thursday’s Jan. 6 hearing, retired federal judge J. Michael Luttig joined them.
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