Gov. Beshear, first lady get updated COVID-19 boosters
- USA TODAY
Denver Riggleman, a former adviser to the Jan. 6 committee told "60 Minutes" the White House switchboard called a rioter during breach.
Retired Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer says he did 'everything' he could to stop the overturning of Roe v. Wade
"Did I do everything I could to persuade people? Of course, of course," Breyer said during an interview with CNN's Chris Wallace.
An advisor to the January 6 committee said he traced a call from a rioter's phone to the White House while the Capitol was under siege
White House call logs obtained from January 6, 2020 showed that there was a seven hour gap in the records available.
- KABC – Los Angeles
After a judge ruled the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department properly obtained warrants last week to search the homes of L.A. County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl and L.A. County Civilian Oversight Commissioner Patricia "Patti" Giggans, Eyewitness News has learned what was taken.
- The New Voice of Ukraine
The wife of a Donetsk puppet authority fighter told her husband that dissatisfaction with the actions of dictator Vladimir Putin is growing in Russia, according to an intercept of their conversation published on Facebook by Ukraine’s military intelligence agency HUR on Sept. 24.
- Fresno Bee
The bill is among others Gov. Gavin Newsom signed on California Native American Day.
- The Hill
A group of employees who work for the internal watchdog at the Department of Homeland Security are calling on President Biden to remove their boss, saying they’ve lost hope the “ship will right itself.” The request comes after numerous congressional panels have asked DHS Inspector General Joseph Cuffari to step aside from various investigations after…
- Wichita Eagle
The candidate for attorney general wants you to forget while he was secretary of state, he wrote and defended a law disenfranchising 35,000 Kansans.
- Idaho Statesman
Boise Police Chief Ryan Lee resigned Friday, amid complaints from staff about his behavior.
- The Recount
President Biden announces he would veto a Republican abortion ban if they take back control of Congress.
President Biden promised he would veto a Republican abortion ban if they took back control of Congress in November. President Biden was speaking at a Democratic National Committee event to rally people to vote Democratic ahead of the midterms. Since Roe v. Wade was overturned by the Supreme Court this past summer with three Trump appointed Justices on the Court, Democrats have been campaigning on the promise to codify the right to an abortion.
24 GOP attorneys general warn Visa, AmEx, and Mastercard about using a code that identifies purchases at gun stores
Attorneys generals from 24 states threaten to take action against using a new merchant code they say could track purchases made in firearms stores.
- The Hill
MONONGAHELA, Pa. — The sprint to Election Day is fully underway, but House Republicans are looking past November and eyeing what they’ll do in the likely event of winning a majority in the upper chamber. They’ve hinted at parts of their agenda for months, but this week Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) and other members…
- The Hill
President Biden’s statement this week that it “remains to be seen” if he’ll run for reelection has prompted more Democratic chatter about whether they’ll have a different candidate for the White House in 2024. If Biden doesn’t run again, a number of Democrats are expected to wade into the presidential waters. But even Vice President…
- USA TODAY
South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol was caught calling U.S. lawmakers “idiots” if they do not approve global health funding, according to multiple reports.
- Business Insider
Arizona is using a 121-year-old law — written more than a decade before it achieved statehood — to enforce a near-total abortion ban
The law banning abortion was created years before Arizona became a state in 1912. The 1901 law only allows abortion if a woman's life is in jeopardy.
If it had become law, the bill would have brought many regulations to the crypto industry that consumer advocates had long sought.
- Raleigh News and Observer
The new Holocaust documentary was gut-wrenching in light of the antics of Trump and governors Abbott and DeSantis. | Letters to the Editor
- LA Times
To fight climate change and the California's housing affordability crisis, Gov. Newsom signed a bill that will bar cities from setting minimum parking requirements near transit stops.
A QAnon supporter who told police to 'go arrest the vice president' at the Capitol riot and then scaled the walls of the Capitol building and chased an officer up a staircase has been convicted for Jan. 6
Days after the riot, Douglas Jensen turned himself in to the Des Moines Police Department because "he thought he was in trouble," investigators said.
- Associated Press
First lady Jill Biden paid tribute Friday to Jacqueline Kennedy, a predecessor 60 years ago, for her pivotal role in preventing the teardown of historic buildings on iconic Lafayette Square near the White House. Biden helped the White House Historical Association, an organization that Kennedy helped spearhead, unveil a medallion of the former first lady, designed by American artist Chas Fagan in front of the association’s office on the square. The wife of President John F. Kennedy is widely credited with ushering in an emphasis on historic preservation at the White House during her 1,036 days as first lady.