Trump’s call to suspend constitution not a 2024 deal-breaker, top House Republican says

Trump’s call to suspend constitution not a 2024 deal-breaker, top House Republican says

Republican Representative Dave Joyce said Sunday that he did not want to be drawn into commenting on Donald Trump’s recent call to suspend the Constitution over baseless allegations of fraud in the 2020 election. Joyce, the chairman of the influential House Republican caucus, was asked by ABC “This Week” anchor George Stephanopoulos to respond to … Read more

China accused of flooding social media with spam to crowd out protest news | China

China accused of flooding social media with spam to crowd out protest news |  China

An attempt to flood social media platforms with spam to drown out coverage of the lockdown protests in China was likely supported by the Chinese government, according to analysis by a US cyber security firm. Recorded Future found that networks of coordinated bot accounts targeted non-Chinese social media platforms to displace genuine posts about the … Read more

The Supreme Court weighs ‘most important case’ about democracy

The Supreme Court weighs ‘most important case’ about democracy

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court is about to confront a new election challenge, a Republican-led challenge asking the justices for a new ruling that could significantly increase state legislatures’ power over congressional and presidential elections. The court will hear arguments Wednesday in a case from North Carolina, where Republican efforts to heavily draw congressional … Read more

Trump loss ignites next step for DOJ in Mar-a-Lago probe

Trump loss ignites next step for DOJ in Mar-a-Lago probe

A federal appeals court ruling has cleared the way for the Department of Justice (DOJ) to use the remaining cache of unclassified records it seized from former President Trump’s home, halting the special master’s process and removing a key roadblock in its investigation into the potential mishandling of records at Mar-a-Lago. The 11th Circuit Court … Read more

Moore County power outage: Vandalism knocked out several substations, leaving 38,000 people without power

Moore County power outage: Vandalism knocked out several substations, leaving 38,000 people without power

Sunday 4 December 2022 at 14.17 MOORE COUNTY, NC (WTVD) — Acts of vandalism left tens of thousands of people in Moore County without power Saturday night. The Moore County Sheriff’s Office said the incidents began just after 1 p.m. 7pm due to damage caused to several substations in the county. Sheriff Ronnie Fields said … Read more

Waukesha Christmas Parade: One year after the tragedy, the dancing grandmothers return

Waukesha Christmas Parade: One year after the tragedy, the dancing grandmothers return

CNN — Betty Streng doesn’t remember much about last year’s Waukesha Christmas parade — or, as she calls it, a “parade and a half.” It was the 64-year-old’s first Christmas parade as a member of the Milwaukee Dancing Grannies, the charmingly swaying group of elderly women looking for exercise, friendship and the roar of the … Read more

What happens if the Supreme Court strikes down Biden’s student debt relief

What happens if the Supreme Court strikes down Biden’s student debt relief

Biden’s student debt settlement remains blocked in court after conservative-backed lawsuits. A primary argument against the relaxation is that it violates the authority under the HEROES Act. Some advocates and lawmakers argue that the Higher Education Act can be used to cancel student debt. Loading Something is loading. Thank you for signing up! Access your … Read more

Athena Strand update: Mom pays tribute to 7-year-old ‘princess’ taken by ‘sick, cruel monster’ FedEx driver

Athena Strand update: Mom pays tribute to 7-year-old ‘princess’ taken by ‘sick, cruel monster’ FedEx driver

AMBER Alert issued for 7-year-old Wise County girl Sign up for our Evening Headlines email for your daily guide to the latest news Sign up for our free US Evening Headlines email The body of Athena Strand, the seven-year-old Texas girl who went missing Wednesday, has been found 6 miles from her home, authorities said … Read more