Congress Wants to Ban TikTok. The Courts Might Have Other Ideas
The U.S. government wants to ban TikTok. President Joe Biden and his administration are pressuring lawmakers on Capitol Hill to give him the legislative authority to do so. But...
2 hours ago - The New Republic
Howie Carr: Elizabeth Warren's reelection bid no surprise
How can we miss her when she won't go away? No surprise that the fake Indian is planning to run for yet another six-year term in the US Senate next year, when she'll be 75...
3 hours ago - Boston Herald
Schumer's highway to the Catskills angers environmentalists
NEW YORK - Thousands of New Yorkers escape the sweltering heat of the concrete jungle each summer by fleeing their Brooklyn brownstones and Upper West Side co-ops and driving...
3 hours ago - Politico
In Congress, little urgency to address gun violence with legislation
“I would say we've gone about as far as we can go," said Sen. John Cornyn , a key negotiator of a bipartisan gun control package that passed last year.
4 hours ago - The Washington Post
Biden asks after Nashville shooting: Why do we ‘allow these weapons of war?'
The president renewed his call for Congress to pass an assault weapons ban and said there's a “moral price to pay for inaction.”
13 hours ago - The Washington Post
GOP Rep. Byron Donalds Tells People to Stop Being Emotional After Nashville Mass Shooting
Republican Representative Byron Donalds -the far-right's momentary preferred House speaker choice, and one-time candidate for GOP conference chair-believes discussing gun...
14 hours ago - The New Republic
Congress authorized war in Iraq. Its repeal debate is largely about Iran
A spotlight on mission creep as lawmakers get ready to sunset AUMF, which has authorized the use of force for 20 years.
15 hours ago - The Washington Post
Josh Hawley, Only Senator to Vote Against Anti-Hate Crimes Bill, Wants to Call Nashville Shooting Hate Crime
In the spring of 2021, Congress passed a bill to support hate crime victims and better prevent and investigate hate crimes. It passed the Senate 94-1; Josh Hawley was the only...
15 hours ago - The New Republic - 3 articles
Juror in Oath Keepers trial reveals secrets from the deliberation room
Jurors in the recently concluded trial of six Oath Keeper affiliates were “horrified” by a defense attorney's effort to provoke his autistic client into a “breakdown” on the...
15 hours ago - Politico
U.S. judge says Pence must give some testimony in Trump Jan. 6 probe
Former vice president Mike Pence can remain silent on topics that deal specifically with his role in Congress on Jan. 6, 2021, people familiar with the matter said.
18 hours ago - The Washington Post
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Video shows guards walking away during fire that killed 38 at migrants facility
CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico - After migrants in northern Mexico placed mattresses against the bars of their detention cell and set them on fire, guards quickly walked away and made...
Fenway Park ready to open for the 2023 season Thursday
A new kind of family fun will be on display at Fenway Park after the gates open for Opening Day on Thursday. Fans will get to test their pitch speed in a pitching cage while...
Report: Pence Can't Dodge Subpoena in Jan. 6 Probe
Former Vice President Mike Pence has been told that he can't avoid testifying to a grand jury about his conversations with former President Trump in the lead-up to the Capitol...
Ron DeSantis To Speak At Jerusalem Museum During Visit To Israel
The Jerusalem Post and Museum of Tolerance Jerusalem say DeSantis will deliver a keynote speech at an event that will address current tensions in the country.
Judge says Pence must testify to Jan. 6 grand jury
A federal judge presiding over the special counsel investigation into Donald Trump's attempt to subvert the 2020 election has largely rejected an effort by the ex-president to...
Prosecutors: Bankman-Fried bribed Chinese officials in 2021
U.S. prosecutors slapped FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried with a new criminal charge alleging he bribed Chinese authorities with tens of millions of dollars in cryptocurrency...
Right-Wingers Use Nashville School Shooting To Push Anti-Trans Rhetoric
Marjorie Taylor Greene, Donald Trump Jr. and others used the mass shooting to rail against health care for trans people.
Official: 39 dead in fire at migrant facility in Mexico
More than three dozen migrants have died in a fire at an immigration detention center in northern Mexico near the U.S. border, an official said Tuesday. Images from the scene...
Rand Paul Staffer 'Brutally Attacked' in DC
One of Rand Paul's congressional staffers was left with life-threatening injuries after being stabbed in Washington, DC, Saturday as he left a restaurant. The Metropolitan...
Nashville school shooter kills 3 kids, 3 adults: ‘Heartbreaking. A family's...
A former student at a Nashville elementary school shot and killed three kids and three adults at the private Christian school on Monday, as the nation reels from yet another...