A new poll in the New York governor's race has Kathy Hochul taking an early lead over Congressman Lee Zeldin. CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer spoke to a political analyst who says Hochul's edge is not insurmountable for her challenger.
- The Hill
Two House Democrats are urging Wyoming Democrats to switch parties in the state’s upcoming primary to boost the chances of Rep. Liz Cheney (R), one of former President Trump’s primary targets this cycle. “You might be a little surprised that I’d be supporting Liz Cheney in her bid to continue representing Wyoming in the U.S.…
On Aug. 8, the FBI executed a search warrant for Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, FL and needless to say, the former president was anything but pleased.
- Rolling Stone
Conservatives are doing what they do best in the wake of the FBI searching Donald Trump's Palm Beach estate: playing the victim
Lawyers received instructions to secure Trump's document room months before the FBI search at Mar-a-Lago: report
After federal investigators met with Trump's attorneys, aides added a padlock to the room where documents were stored.
“Nothing like this has ever happened to a President of the United States before," Trump said in a statement.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Kari Lake attacks the 'McCain machine' as if there was one in Arizona. For her, truth is relative, and if you don't like it, shut up.
- Yahoo TV
Lara Trump incorrectly claims that Donald Trump had 'every authority' to take documents from White House
In taking official presidential documents when he left the White House, former President Trump violated the Presidential Records Act.
Liz Cheney says Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has 'lined himself up almost entirely' with Trump: 'I think that's very dangerous'
Cheney told The New York Times that she could not support a GOP presidential candidate who won't say Trump lost the 2020 election.
The Editorial Board makes its endorsement in the race between Democratic Party gubernatorial candidates Charlie Crist and Nikki Fried.
Marjorie Taylor Greene Is 'Interested' in Running for President or VP: 'Those Things Are Being Talked About'
In May, the 48-year-old won the Republican primary in her Georgia district, putting her on the path to be reelected to the U.S. House of Representatives
- Yahoo News
Once known as a moderating influence within the Kremlin, former Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has emerged as a bellicose presence, using lengthy social media posts to justify the invasion of Ukraine, revise 20th century history and threaten the West with nuclear war.
- Business Insider
Liz Cheney says she favors serving with Democratic women with national security backgrounds over GOP lawmakers like Marjorie Taylor Greene and Lauren Boebert
Cheney said she may have ideological disagreements with national security-minded Democrats, but "they love this country" and "do their homework."
- Business Insider
Rudy Giuliani says he can't make the trip to testify before a Georgia grand jury. But Fulton County prosecutors say they have receipts showing he's got no problem traveling.
Rudy Giuliani pointed to an unspecified medical condition to request a delay of his August 9 appearance before a grand jury in Fulton County, Georgia.
Trump was perched in Trump Tower as he decried 'unauthorized raid on my home' at Mar-a-Lago resort: CNN
CBS News reported that Monday's search warrant related to classified White House records that Trump had moved to Mar-a-Lago.
- The Hill
An anti-Trump Republican group launched a $1 million ad campaign on Monday against GOP candidate Herschel Walker, who is running for a Senate seat in Georgia and is backed by the former president. The Republican Accountability PAC (RAPAC) announced in a press release the ad campaign was part of a $10 million initiative to “defeat…
- Ukrayinska Pravda
Ukraine's security forces foil Russian assassination attempts on Defence Minister and intelligence chief
VALENTYNA ROMANENKO - MONDAY, 8 AUGUST 2022, 16:41 Ukrainian law enforcement officers have foiled assassination attempts by the Russian secret service on Oleksii Reznikov, Minister of Defence of Ukraine, and Kyrylo Budanov, Head of the Chief Intelligence Directorate.
(Bloomberg) -- Pennsylvania Democrat John Fetterman hasn’t been on the campaign trail in his US Senate race since suffering a stroke in May. Yet he’s built an early lead over celebrity physician Mehmet Oz in what’s supposed to be a favorable election year for Republicans with the help of Snooki and “The Sopranos” character Silvio.Most Read from BloombergWinners and Losers in Democrats’ Signature Tax and Energy BillS&P 500 Finishes Lower After Wiping Out 1% Rally: Markets WrapChina Seizes on Pelo
- Rolling Stone
Trump sycophant Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene says defunding the Department of Justice would "completely cut out of their budget the ability to persecute Republicans"
The Razoni, the first ship to depart Ukraine under an U.N.-brokered deal, is looking for another port to unload its grain cargo as the initial Lebanese buyer refused delivery citing a more than five-month delay, Embassy of Ukraine in Lebanon said on Monday. "According to the information provided by the shipper of the Ukrainian grain aboard the Razoni, the buyer in Lebanon refused to accept the cargo due to delays in delivery terms," the embassy said in a Facebook post. "So the shipper is now looking for another consignee to offload his cargo either in Lebanon/Tripoli or any other country/port."
Here's how Donald Trump could theoretically run for president and govern the US from prison, according to 9 legal scholars
Former President Donald Trump is eyeing another run in 2024. Legal experts say he can run — and maybe even run the country — if he's in prison.