Katie Benner, justice reporter for the New York Times, explains the reason why she believes the Barr Justice Department fought for the phone records of journalists and former president Trump’s political adversaries
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- Rolling Stone
Watch: Marjorie Taylor Greene and Matt Gaetz Get Heckled off the Stage While Defending Capitol Rioters
Greene has been publicly harassing people she opposes for years. On Tuesday, the tables were turned
- Washington Post
Since Donald Trump won the 2016 election, his namesake company has appeared to be running in place. The Trump Organization hasn't opened a new property since its (now shuttered) Vancouver hotel in February 2017. Its biggest plans for expansion - two new lower-cost hotel chains aimed at Trump-friendly states - were canceled in 2019. Trump had left his adult sons Eric and Donald Jr. in charge, along with now-indicted executive Allen Weisselberg. They appeared to be simply trying to hold Trump's od
A Capitol Police Officer Slammed His Fist on the Table While Addressing January 6-Denying Congressmen
Meanwhile, other officers' testimony suggested that what happened that day was not all random.
He kissed up to Trump only for the former president to endorse his rival.
"You cannot watch this testimony and say that it’s not a big deal," the Fox News anchor said.
- Business Insider
GOP Rep. Elise Stefanik lies and says 'Nancy Pelosi bears responsibility' for the pro-Trump January 6 insurrection
Stefanik was echoing a talking point that has become central to the GOP's effort to whitewash the deadly insurrection and rewrite history.
The woman — identified as 52-year-old Tammi Jeka — reportedly exclaimed, "I am a white woman. There is only one race," during the occurrence
- Yahoo News
These 6 red and blue states tell you everything you need to know about where Delta is hitting hardest — and why
An average of nearly twice as many people per capita are now hospitalized for COVID-19 in states that voted for Donald Trump in 2020 as in states that voted for Joe Biden, according to a Yahoo News analysis.
- The Daily Beast
Chip Somodevilla/GettyOn July 22, Chairman Bennie Thompson announced the senior staff for the fledgling 1/6 committee. On paper, the choices were beyond reproach. Until you saw who was named staff director, and just how sketchy his professional past is.Thompson’s announcement described David Buckley in glowing terms. He was staff director of a congressional intelligence committee, showing that he was not afraid to go up against the most recalcitrant of executive branch agencies. That kind of exp
Gavin Newsom And Marjorie Taylor Greene Trade Barbs On Twitter Over Vaccines: “Disgraceful…Murderous” – Updated
UPDATED, with Greene comment and Newsom response: California Governor Gavin Newsom called out Tucker Carlson and other figures on the right specifically for spreading vaccine misinformation and urged others to do so. In an appearance on MSNBC’s Ayman Mohyeldin Reports, Newsom said that the 25% of California residents who remain unvaccinated was due to an […]
Thousands of mostly maskless attendees attended the Phoenix rally featuring the former president.
Witnesses described the melee that resulted as pro-Trump insurrectionists attempted to take over the US Capitol building during the certification of the 2020 presidential election while beating, stabbing, and choking police officers. “President Trump invited us here,” one officer said the rioters told him. The former president, Donald Trump, and key leaders in his party told them it was.
- The Wrap
A news conference run by Republican U.S. representatives Matt Gaetz (Florida) and Marjorie Taylor Greene (Georgia) was interrupted by protesters and eventually cancelled entirely Tuesday. The news conference was held outside the Justice Department in Washington as an attempt to defend the individuals - or "political prisoners," as the politicians referred to them in the presser - involved in the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. The representatives were joined by Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) a
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"We're not going to do that first," Adm. Robert Burke said, "but I'm also not going to ask my commanding officers to take the first shot on the chin."
- Washington Examiner
John Lund was in the midst of a busy day running his business providing custom auto-tuning and revisions to cars when armed agents from the Environmental Protection Agency arrived.
(Bloomberg) -- Six weeks after a federal judge ordered the Biden administration to resume selling oil and gas leases on federal land, there’s no sign it has and Interior Secretary Deb Haaland struggled Tuesday to explain why.“We are evaluating our options,” Haaland told the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee amid sharp criticism from Republicans. “There’s a lot of work that goes into moving that forward.”A Louisiana-based federal district judge issued a preliminary injunction June 15
- Business Insider
GOP Rep. Adam Kinzinger chokes up while telling police who fought off pro-Trump mob on January 6 that 'you guys won'
Kinzinger criticized his fellow Republicans over their "toxic" efforts to downplay the insurrection and dismiss the probe as a partisan sham.
- Miami Herald
On Saturday, Scott Feltman, captain of Hound Dawg Charters in Islamorada, was fishing with clients about 21 miles offshore when they encountered a small boat with five men on board.
- Kansas City Star
“Nobody out in Olathe would know how to work with someone at 23rd and Van Brunt,” a state lawmaker in Kansas City said.
- USA TODAY
President Joe Biden has not been arrested – he's made public appearances since the Facebook video was published. The video's claim is false.