President Biden said he is "going to try" to ban assault weapons, even during a lame duck administration. He made the comments outside a firehouse in Nantucket, Massachusetts.
Why Twitter was saving its Hunter Biden files — and why Musk’s promised revelations haven’t come out faster.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez mocks Kyrsten Sinema's announcement to leave the Democratic Party and register as an independent: 'She lays out no goals for Arizonans'
Sinema's party switch comes as she's up for re-election in Arizona in 2024 in what's likely to become a competitive race.
- Business Insider
Elon Musk has authorized at least 17 senior execs from Tesla, SpaceX, and The Boring Co. to work at Twitter, report says
SpaceX CFO Bret Johnsen and Tesla's chief information officer, Nagesh Saldi, are among the Musk execs authorized to work at Twitter, CNBC reported.
- Rolling Stone
The GOP is condemning the president for securing the release of the WNBA star while former Marine Paul Whelan remains imprisoned in Russia
- Newark Advocate
In November 2018, the Ohio History Connection sued Moundbuilders Country Club, intending to buy back the lease on the Newark Earthworks property.
- NBC News
Former President Donald Trump declined Thursday to appeal a court order ending his lawsuit challenging the FBI’s seizure of documents from his Mar-a-Lago
A Christian minister testified that he was involved in decades-long efforts to influence the Supreme Court: 'We pushed the boundaries of Christian ethics'
"Justice Thomas commended me, saying something like, keep up what you're doing, it's making a difference," Robert Schenck said.
- BuzzFeed News
"I'm not jumping in after you," an officer told Sean Bickings, who struggled to swim and pleaded for help before he drowned.View Entire Post ›
- The Olympian
Democrats will once again propose legislation to restrict semi-automatic assault weapons
Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas’s wife, Ginni, is a conservative activist who urged President Donald Trump’s then-chief of staff to pursue overturning the election. She’s been moving in conservative political activist circles in Washington, D.C., for decades as a consultant. And Democrats recently proposed an addition to the annual defense spending bill that, if passed, would keep her work (and the work of any other federal judge’s spouse) out of public view.
(Bloomberg) -- The day after Donald Trump effectively gave up his court fight over government documents seized by the FBI from his Mar-a-Lago home, his lawyers were in a Washington courthouse amid reports the Justice Department has asked for the former president to be held in contempt in connection with the records probe.Most Read from BloombergPutin Says Russia May Add Nuclear First Strike to StrategyHarry and Meghan Throw the Gauntlet to William and KateCeline Dion Brings Attention to Stiff Pe
A Republican congresswoman broke down in tears begging her colleagues to vote against a same-sex marriage bill
"I hope and pray that my colleagues will find the courage to join me in opposing this misguided and this dangerous bill," Hartzler said through tears.
Democrats break with tradition and elect Patty Murray 3rd in line to the presidency after 89-year-old Dianne Feinstein declined to run
Senators have long picked their longest-serving member to be third in line to the presidency. But Feinstein declined to run for the position.
- The New Voice of Ukraine
The administration of U.S. President Joe Biden is considering Ukraine's request for cluster munitions, CNN reported on Dec. 8.
Donald Trump's lawyer said a president should be shielded from lawsuits even if he was “seeking to destroy our constitutional system.”
Former Commanders president says he realized he was being surveilled by the team when a car was idling in front of his house
Bruce Allen said when he approached a car outside his home, a private investigator said he was following him and was hired by the Commanders.
Rev. Rob Schenck repeated under oath his allegation that Justice Alito leaked the outcome of his 2014 Hobby Lobby decision to a “stealth missionary.”
- Business Insider
Meta employees can reportedly no longer discuss 'disruptive' topics like abortion, gun rights, and vaccines
Meta's head of people also said the company will no longer take a public stance on political issues unless the issue is "core" to Meta's business.
For years, we’ve been reporting on unconstitutional traffic stops by police. They suck, and yet, they keep happening. Recently, Forbes published a great article highlighting this exact issue, and while it’s a great read, it’s also pretty depressing. The way the incentive system is currently set up, law enforcement officers stand to gain a lot more than they might lose for conducting what amount to glorified fishing operations — even though the practice is a wholesale violation of rights guarante
Kyrsten Sinema, the truly obnoxious manic pixie dream senator from Arizona, announced Friday that she’s switching her party affiliation from Democrat to Independent—just days after Democrats finally increased their Senate majority from 50 to 51, securing outright control of the chamber and its key committees. Democrats being able to do things during the next two years of Joe Biden’s presidency was apparently too much for Sinema, who prefers that nothing be accomplished in the senate, ever.