US Capitol Riot Panel Subpoenas White House Counsel Under Trump

US Capitol Riot Panel Subpoenas White House Counsel Under Trump

WASHINGTON, June 29 (Reuters) – A congressional panel investigating the storming of the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021 announced on Wednesday that it has subpoenaed former President Donald Trump’s White House counsel Pat Cipollone to testify about Trump’s activities that day. from body to body. The subpoena seeking a statement from Cipollone followed dramatic … Read more

R. Kelly will be sentenced today on charges of extortion and sex trafficking

New York CNN — R. Kelly could be sentenced to decades in prison on Wednesday following his conviction in federal court last year on extortion and sex trafficking charges. Although New York prosecutors have recommended disgraced R&B singer sentenced to more than 25 yearsCiting “the need to protect the public from further crime,” newly unsealed … Read more

Migrant truck fatalities in San Antonio: 51 people have died

CNN — A distant scream led a worker to an abandoned tractor-trailer on a desolate rural road Monday night in the scorching Texas sun outside San Antonio. In this barren stretch of scrubland adjacent to train tracks, the perilous journey north for dozens of undocumented immigrants, many of them Mexican, ended in the back of … Read more

Trump Wanted to Join Capitol Riot, Tried to Grab Limo Steering Wheel, Aide Says

WASHINGTON, June 28 (Reuters) – Donald Trump tried to grab the wheel of his presidential limousine on January 6, 2021, when his security team refused to take him to the U.S. Capitol, where his supporters were rioting, a witness testified. former assistant on Tuesday. The then-president dismissed concerns that some supporters gathered for his fiery … Read more

Mohammed Zubair: Indian Police Arrest Muslim Journalist Accused Of Insulting Hindus

New Delhi CNN Business — Delhi police have arrested a prominent Muslim journalist, accusing him of insulting religious beliefs on social media, in a move condemned by free speech advocates. Mohammed Zubair, co-founder of fact-checking website Alt News, which debunks misinformation in the Indian media, was arrested on Monday and spent the night in police … Read more

Court throws out Flint water charges against former governor and others

DETROIT (AP) — The Michigan Supreme Court dismissed the charges Tuesday. against former Governor Rick Snyder and others in the flint water scandalsaying a judge sitting like a one-person grand jury had no power to issue indictments under rarely used state laws. It’s a staggering defeat for Attorney General Dana Nessel, who took office in … Read more

Credit Suisse found guilty in cocaine cash laundering case

Credit Suisse first major Swiss bank to face criminal trial Former banker found guilty of qualifying money laundering Bank plans to appeal BELLINZONA, Switzerland, June 27 (Reuters) – Credit Suisse (CSGN.S) was convicted by the Swiss Federal Criminal Court on Monday of failing to prevent money laundering by a Bulgarian gang of cocaine traffickers in … Read more

The remaining seven Supreme Court cases this term

CNN — Although the Supreme Court issued the two most important opinions of the term last week, reversing nearly 50-year precedent on abortion and expanding gun rights for the first time in a decade, this blockbuster term is not over. Seven disputes remain to be decided, and new opinions will be announced on Monday morning. … Read more

Biden Signs Bipartisan Gun Safety Bill: ‘God Willing, It Will Save Many Lives’

CNN — President Joe Biden on Saturday signed the first major federal gun safety legislation into law passed in decades, marking a major bipartisan breakthrough on one of the most contentious political issues in Washington. “God willing, it will save a lot of lives,” Biden said at the White House as he finished signing the … Read more

US Senate Passes Gun Safety Bill as Supreme Court Strikes Down Gun Limits

WASHINGTON, June 23 (Reuters) – A bipartisan package of modest gun safety measures was approved by the U.S. Senate on Thursday, even as the Supreme Court vastly expanded gun rights by ruling that Americans have the right constitutional right to carry arms in public for self-defense. The landmark court ruling and Senate action on gun … Read more