As the DA of Georgia’s Fulton County turns up the heat in her investigation into what could be a criminal attempt by Donald Trump to overturn the 2020 election, investigators in the Georgia case are coordinating with federal lawmakers probing the January 6th insurrection at the Capitol. This comes as GOP leader Kevin McCarthy attempts to interfere in the congressional probe and prevent the January 6th committee from accessing the phone records of GOP lawmakers.
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Donald Trump Jr.'s posts don't exactly 'back the blue.'
- Rolling Stone
The lackluster attendance may be connected to conspiracy theories that the event was a "false flag" or "honeypot" for federal agents to entrap and arrest attendees
The Arizona State Senate and the company it hired are now at loggerheads over records the Cyber Ninjas company is not releasing after a court order.
The Ohio Republican's attack on Democrats got flipped back on him.
People on Twitter think they spotted side-eye, and sent the term "even Bannon" trending.
The editorial board of Albany's Times Union asks the New York Republican "how low" she can go in its withering essay.
- Business Insider
Budget overruns and culture clashes over long vacations plagued the $50 billion submarine deal France got booted from in favor of the US and UK
France was only given a few hours' warning that it had lost a lucrative submarine contract with Australia. But the deal had problems for years before.
Occupancy drops in Trump's flagship Fifth Avenue building in Manhattan.
- LA Times
What's next for rural California, which heartily supported recalling Gov. Gavin Newsom?
The Florida Republican's response to the pandemic is hammered in author Don Winslow's latest video, which has topped 1 million views.
(Bloomberg) -- A $100 million loan on Donald Trump’s Fifth Avenue tower was moved to a watch list Monday because of “lower average occupancy,” according to information compiled by Wells Fargo & Co.The debt, sponsored by the former president himself, is secured by the 244,482 square feet (22,700 square meters) of office and retail space in Trump Tower. Occupancy has dipped to 78.9% from 85.9% at the end of 2020, according to Wells Fargo, the master servicer of the loan. Revenue from the property
- NBC News
"There hadn't been prior warning of this decision and I think that was perhaps the thing that angered the French the most," Georgina Wright of Institut Montaigne said.
- Associated Press
British human rights lawyer Amal Clooney was named Friday as one of 17 special advisers to the new chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court. Clooney was appointed as an adviser on the Darfur region of Sudan, where prosecutors allege that government forces and militias backed by Khartoum carried out a campaign of genocide.
- NBC News
Afghan journalists have to strike what may be an impossible balance: Appearing in public and on air to report without provoking the ire of the Taliban.
- The Guardian
Canada already shares intelligence with Australia, the UK, the US and New Zealand but was not included in Aukus pact Leaders of both the Conservative and New Democratic parties quickly criticized Justin Trudeau for Canada’s exclusion, suggesting it reflected a broader failure by the Liberal government to engage with key allies. Photograph: Canadian Press/Rex/Shutterstock Justin Trudeau is facing harsh criticism from political rivals after Canada was excluded from a new international defence pact
- Washington Examiner
Members of the media and law enforcement vastly outnumbered a few hundred rallygoers at a much-hyped event outside the Capitol on Saturday to support those who were arrested on suspicion of participating in nonviolent crimes that were connected to the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.
- The Daily Beast
Pedro Ugarte/AFP via GettyHundreds of demonstrators took to the United States Capitol grounds in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, demanding the release of people incarcerated in the wake of the deadly Jan. 6 Capitol attack that has led to hundreds of criminal cases and precious little reflection on the far right.The event failed to draw the massive pro-Trump crowds who gathered in January, and the area was heavily patrolled by law enforcement. Attendees hit on the usual themes—complaining about th
Hawaii's 'stairway to heaven' is set to be removed after reports of injuries and illegal trespassing
The famous Haiku Stairs will likely be permanently dismantled after Honolulu City Council unanimously voted to remove them.
- Business Insider
Donald Trump gave his adult children 6 months of Secret Service protection after he left office, at the taxpayers' expense, says report
Donald Trump cost taxpayers $1.7 million providing his adult children and three officials with Secret Service protection after he left office.
- Washington Examiner
Barr warned Trump he'd lose election because suburban voters think he's a 'f***ing a**hole', book says
Former Attorney General William Barr warned former President Donald Trump he would lose the 2020 election months before the contest because suburban voters viewed him as a "f***ing a**hole," a forthcoming book claims.