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Trump asks Supreme Court to intervene over classified documents seized in Mar-a-Lago raid
# US
# US

Trump asks Supreme Court to intervene over classified documents seized in Mar-a-Lago raid

7 hours ago 8,282 Views 9 Comments

A US court last month allowed the Justice Department to resume its use of the documents as part of its ongoing criminal investigation.

Tributes paid to country music pioneer Loretta Lynn, who has died aged 90
# RIP
# RIP

Tributes paid to country music pioneer Loretta Lynn, who has died aged 90

Updated 10 hours ago 19,840 Views 8 Comments

A family statement shared online said the songwriter died peacefully in her sleep this morning.

Donald Trump files $475-million lawsuit against CNN for alleged defamation
# Trump
# Trump

Donald Trump files $475-million lawsuit against CNN for alleged defamation

23 hours ago 15,893 Views 27 Comments

Trump at a rally in Michigan last weekend.

# us - Monday 26 September, 2022

US asks UN Human Rights Council to debate rights abuses in China's Xinjiang region
# United Nations
# United Nations

US asks UN Human Rights Council to debate rights abuses in China's Xinjiang region

Sep 26th 2022, 11:40 AM 5,294 Views 2 Comments

A UN report on Xinjiang published last month cited possible crimes against humanity against Uyghur Muslims in the region.

Drone attack hits Ukraine as US warns Russia of ‘consequences’ over nuclear weapons
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Drone attack hits Ukraine as US warns Russia of ‘consequences’ over nuclear weapons

Updated Sep 26th 2022, 10:04 AM 34,378 Views 33 Comments

A massive fire and explosion was caused in the port of Odessa.

# us - Sunday 11 September, 2022

'Certainly a risk' of US recession, says US Treasury Secretary
# Risk Of Recession
# Risk Of Recession

'Certainly a risk' of US recession, says US Treasury Secretary

Sep 11th 2022, 7:06 PM 15,362 Views 7 Comments

Janet Yellen added that ‘we’ve got a good strong labor market, and I believe it’s possible to maintain that.’

# us - Friday 9 September, 2022

Judge dismisses Donald Trump’s Russia probe suit against Hillary Clinton and FBI
# Out Of Court
# Out Of Court

Judge dismisses Donald Trump’s Russia probe suit against Hillary Clinton and FBI

Sep 9th 2022, 9:32 PM 30,611 Views 24 Comments

US District Judge Donald Middlebrooks said Trump’s lawsuit contained ‘glaring structural deficiencies’ .

# us - Wednesday 7 September, 2022

'They have got to want it' - URC chief on Munster v Leinster derby in the USA
# Interpro
From The42
# Interpro

'They have got to want it' - URC chief on Munster v Leinster derby in the USA

Sep 7th 2022, 6:00 AM 12,395 Views 6 Comments

Martin Anayi confirmed that this season’s URC final will be hosted by the top-ranked side again.

# us - Monday 5 September, 2022

One dead and nine missing after seaplane crash near Seattle
# Washington
# Washington

One dead and nine missing after seaplane crash near Seattle

Sep 5th 2022, 8:04 AM 18,401 Views 0 Comments

The crash happened in Mutiny Bay, off Whidbey Island, about 65 kilometres north-west of the city .

# us - Friday 2 September, 2022

Anne Heche’s son files court papers to control late star’s estate
# US
# US

Anne Heche’s son files court papers to control late star’s estate

Sep 2nd 2022, 8:13 AM 28,873 Views 8 Comments

The actress died from her injuries nine days after she was involved in a car crash in Los Angeles earlier this month.

# us - Thursday 1 September, 2022

Sarah Palin fails in comeback bid and loses to Democrat in Alaska
# US
# US

Sarah Palin fails in comeback bid and loses to Democrat in Alaska

Sep 1st 2022, 7:16 AM 30,166 Views 25 Comments

Mary Peltola is the first Alaska Democrat elected to the US Congress since 2008.

# us - Sunday 28 August, 2022

China says troops 'remain on high alert' as two US warships sail through Taiwan Strait
# Tensions
# Tensions

China says troops 'remain on high alert' as two US warships sail through Taiwan Strait

Updated Aug 28th 2022, 9:42 AM 25,596 Views 24 Comments

It is the first transit since China staged unprecedented military drills around the island following the visit of US Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

Three Dutch soldiers shot outside hotel in Indianapolis, say police
# US
# US

Three Dutch soldiers shot outside hotel in Indianapolis, say police

Aug 28th 2022, 9:31 AM 40,449 Views 6 Comments

At least one soldier was in critical condition following the incident.

# us - Wednesday 24 August, 2022

Dr Jill Biden tests positive for Covid-19 in 'rebound' case
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Dr Jill Biden tests positive for Covid-19 in 'rebound' case

Aug 24th 2022, 8:02 PM 32,754 Views 25 Comments

US President Joe Biden continues to test negative.

# us - Tuesday 23 August, 2022

Ex-detective pleads guilty to lying to obtain warrant to search Breonna Taylor's home
# Fatally Shot
# Fatally Shot

Ex-detective pleads guilty to lying to obtain warrant to search Breonna Taylor's home

Aug 23rd 2022, 10:00 PM 34,470 Views 0 Comments

The former detective admitted to conspiring with another ex-detective to falsify a warrant affidavit.

Iran agrees to ease demands that were stalling nuclear deal - US officials
# 2015 Nuclear Deal
# 2015 Nuclear Deal

Iran agrees to ease demands that were stalling nuclear deal - US officials

Aug 23rd 2022, 9:16 PM 13,148 Views 22 Comments

Only weeks ago, negotiations seemed to be on the verge of collapsing.

Two men found guilty of conspiring to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer
# Trial
# Trial

Two men found guilty of conspiring to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer

Aug 23rd 2022, 5:26 PM 17,816 Views 0 Comments

It was the second trial for the pair after a jury in April could not reach a unanimous verdict.

# us - Monday 22 August, 2022

Three police officers suspended in Arkansas after viral video of beating suspect
# US
# US

Three police officers suspended in Arkansas after viral video of beating suspect

Aug 22nd 2022, 7:38 PM 25,126 Views 10 Comments

It is the latest incidence of police brutality to be caught on camera and spark outrage in the United States.

Top US Covid-19 advisor Dr Anthony Fauci to step down in December
# White House
# White House

Top US Covid-19 advisor Dr Anthony Fauci to step down in December

Aug 22nd 2022, 4:49 PM 17,695 Views 32 Comments

The 81-year-old is the country’s leading infectious disease expert.

# us - Friday 19 August, 2022

'Fatalities' reported after two small planes collide over California airport
# Watsonville
# Watsonville

'Fatalities' reported after two small planes collide over California airport

Aug 19th 2022, 8:37 AM 15,452 Views 4 Comments

The planes collided while the pilots were on their final approaches to the small airport.

# us - Friday 12 August, 2022

FBI recovered 'top secret' documents during search of Donald Trump's Florida home
# US Justice Department
# US Justice Department

FBI recovered 'top secret' documents during search of Donald Trump's Florida home

Aug 12th 2022, 9:45 PM 36,290 Views 56 Comments

Documents made public today show the search was partly based on suspicions of violations of the US Espionage Act.

Suspect who tried to breach FBI office in US city dies in stand-off
# Cincinnati
# Cincinnati

Suspect who tried to breach FBI office in US city dies in stand-off

Aug 12th 2022, 8:29 AM 18,795 Views 7 Comments

The FBI warned agents to take extra precautions amid increased social media threats to its employees and facilities.

US attorney general requests that warrant for raid on Trump's home be made public
# Trump
# Trump

US attorney general requests that warrant for raid on Trump's home be made public

Aug 12th 2022, 6:42 AM 17,054 Views 20 Comments

Merrick Garland did not reveal the reason for the unprecedented search of Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate.

# us - Thursday 11 August, 2022

Ex-police officer who stormed US Capitol sentenced to over seven years in prison
# 6 January
# 6 January

Ex-police officer who stormed US Capitol sentenced to over seven years in prison

Aug 11th 2022, 10:34 PM 21,392 Views 16 Comments

Former Rocky Mount Police Sgt Thomas Robertson did not speak in court before US District Judge Christopher Cooper sentenced him.

US Attorney General 'personally approved' FBI search of Donald Trump's Florida home
# US
# US

US Attorney General 'personally approved' FBI search of Donald Trump's Florida home

Aug 11th 2022, 9:18 PM 18,666 Views 21 Comments

Merrick Garland has asked a court to unseal the search warrant the FBI received before searching the Mar-a-Lago estate.

# us - Wednesday 10 August, 2022

Donald Trump declines to answer questions in New York fraud probe
# Manhattan
# Manhattan

Donald Trump declines to answer questions in New York fraud probe

Aug 10th 2022, 9:06 PM 69,084 Views 85 Comments

The hearing comes days after FBI agents raided the former US president’s home in Florida as part of an unrelated investigation.

Iranian operative charged in plot to murder Trump security adviser John Bolton
# US
# US

Iranian operative charged in plot to murder Trump security adviser John Bolton

Aug 10th 2022, 4:56 PM 11,449 Views 1 Comment

Shahram Poursafi, identified by US officials as a member of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, is wanted by the FBI.

# us - Tuesday 9 August, 2022

Grand jury declines to indict woman whose accusation set off 1955 lynching of Emmett Till
# Mississippi
# Mississippi

Grand jury declines to indict woman whose accusation set off 1955 lynching of Emmett Till

Aug 9th 2022, 11:07 PM 28,898 Views 0 Comments

The jury determined there was insufficient evidence to indict Carolyn Bryant Donham on charges of kidnapping and manslaughter.

Mar-a-Lago investigation: What we know so far
# Trump
# Trump

Mar-a-Lago investigation: What we know so far

Aug 9th 2022, 5:13 PM 18,389 Views 0 Comments

The FBI searched the premises yesterday.

Anne Heche in a coma after LA car crash, representative confirms
# Anne Heche
# Anne Heche

Anne Heche in a coma after LA car crash, representative confirms

Aug 9th 2022, 9:48 AM 53,697 Views 8 Comments

The 53-year-old was taken to hospital following the incident on Friday morning.

Trump says his Florida home has been 'raided' by the FBI
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

Trump says his Florida home has been 'raided' by the FBI

Updated Aug 9th 2022, 9:09 AM 53,493 Views 104 Comments

The FBI declined to comment on whether the search was happening or what it might be for.

# us - Monday 8 August, 2022

Man who shot jogger Ahmaud Arbery given life sentence for hate crime
# Georgia
# Georgia

Man who shot jogger Ahmaud Arbery given life sentence for hate crime

Aug 8th 2022, 4:59 PM 27,779 Views 0 Comments

Travis McMichael’s punishment is largely symbolic as he had already been sentenced to life without parole for murder earlier this year.

# us - Sunday 7 August, 2022

China's largest-ever Taiwan military drills draw to a close
# Nancy Pelosi
# Nancy Pelosi

China's largest-ever Taiwan military drills draw to a close

Aug 7th 2022, 11:44 AM 11,043 Views 17 Comments

Beijing has raged at a trip to Taiwan by US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

# us - Saturday 6 August, 2022

Receding floodwater lets police evacuate people trapped in US Death Valley
# California
# California

Receding floodwater lets police evacuate people trapped in US Death Valley

Updated Aug 6th 2022, 7:43 PM 40,271 Views 27 Comments

It nearly equaled the record for rainfall in a single day in the valley.

US President Biden tests negative after second bout of Covid-19
# Joe Biden
# Joe Biden

US President Biden tests negative after second bout of Covid-19

Aug 6th 2022, 7:38 PM 9,701 Views 4 Comments

Biden’s physician Kevin O’Connor said his antigen test this morning was negative.

White House calls Indiana abortion ban 'devastating'
# Abortion
# Abortion

White House calls Indiana abortion ban 'devastating'

Updated Aug 6th 2022, 5:42 PM 28,210 Views 26 Comments

The ban takes effect on September 15.

# us - Friday 5 August, 2022

Alex Jones ordered to pay $49.3 million in damages over Sandy Hook hoax claims
# Sandy Hook Shooting
# Sandy Hook Shooting

Alex Jones ordered to pay $49.3 million in damages over Sandy Hook hoax claims

Aug 5th 2022, 11:18 PM 35,235 Views 0 Comments

The conspiracy theorist must pay the money to the parents of a pupil killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings.

Elon Musk accuses Twitter of fraud in countersuit over abandoned $44 billion takeover
# Elon Musk
# Elon Musk

Elon Musk accuses Twitter of fraud in countersuit over abandoned $44 billion takeover

Aug 5th 2022, 7:00 PM 11,679 Views 0 Comments

In its own filing, Twitter rejected the billionaire’s argument, calling it “as implausible and contrary to fact as it sounds.”

Two killed following lightning strike near the White House
# US
# US

Two killed following lightning strike near the White House

Aug 5th 2022, 3:57 PM 16,989 Views 4 Comments

Police said two others remain in a critical condition in hospital following the strike.

# us - Thursday 4 August, 2022

Alex Jones ordered to pay Sandy Hook parents more than $4 million over hoax claims
# Sandy Hook Shooting
# Sandy Hook Shooting

Alex Jones ordered to pay Sandy Hook parents more than $4 million over hoax claims

Aug 4th 2022, 10:56 PM 33,577 Views 0 Comments

The parents had sought at least $150 million in compensation for defamation and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

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