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Former Trump lawyer Sidney Powell pleads guilty in Georgia election interference case

Thursday, October 19, 2023

Onetime Trump attorney Sidney Powell has pleaded guilty in the Georgia election interference case. Powell spread baseless claims of widespread election fraud after the 2020 contest Donald Trump lost.


Former Michigan GOP attorney general nominee is charged in voting machine breach

Tuesday, August 01, 2023

Matthew DePerno, the most recent Republican nominee for Michigan attorney general, has been charged with undue possession of a voting machine and conspiracy.


Former Texas Rep. Will Hurd is running for president

Thursday, June 22, 2023

Hurd, who considers himself a "common sense" candidate, joins the list of Republicans seeking the party's nomination.


Republican Mayor of Miami Francis Suarez declares run for president

Wednesday, June 14, 2023

Miami's mayor is the latest Republican to announce a White House bid in 2024. First up? A crowded GOP primary.


Here are the legal next steps in the Trump documents case

Wednesday, June 14, 2023

Former President Donald Trump has pleaded not guilty to the 37 counts against him. While special counsel Jack Smith wants a speedy trial, Trump's lawyers could file motions that would delay it.


These are the charges Trump was indicted on and what they mean

Friday, June 09, 2023

The Justice Department special counsel has unsealed the indictment against the former president. The 37 charges against Trump include obstruction and unlawful retention of defense information.


Chief Justice Roberts declines to testify before Senate panel

Tuesday, April 25, 2023

The Senate Judiciary Committee is holding a hearing to examine proposals to hold Supreme Court justices to the same ethical standards as the rest of the federal judiciary.


Supreme Court extends freeze on changes to abortion pill access until Friday

Wednesday, April 19, 2023

The announcement kicks the can down the road on what the high court will do for another few days. Mifepristone is used in about half of all abortions nationwide.


Former Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he is running for president

Sunday, April 02, 2023

Hutchinson's announcement on Sunday puts him in a small Republican field that includes former President Donald Trump and former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley.


The U.S. shot down an object over Alaska. The government doesn't know yet what it was

Friday, February 10, 2023

The incident comes just days after the U.S. shot down a Chinese spy balloon off the coast of South Carolina. This new object was smaller and lower, and it's not clear where it came from.


The White House is asking Congress for another $37.7 billion for Ukraine

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Government funding runs out on Dec. 16. The White House wants Congress to add more money for Ukraine and COVID in its next funding packaging.


Read: DOJ's response to Trump's special master request

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

The DOJ has released a filing that provides new details that point to possible obstruction of their probe into highly classified documents the FBI gathered at Trump's Florida estate.


Graham gets a temporary reprieve from an order to testify before a grand jury

Sunday, August 21, 2022

Prosecutors want Sen. Lindsey Graham to testify about his calls to Georgia's secretary of state in the weeks following the 2020 presidential election, which former president Donald Trump lost.


Judge creates path for releasing redacted affidavit from Mar-a-Lago search

Thursday, August 18, 2022

At a hearing in Florida, U.S. Magistrate Judge Bruce Reinhart said he's inclined to release parts of the affidavit used to search Trump's Mar-a-Lago home.


Read the full warrant documents from FBI search of Trump's Mar-a-Lago home

Friday, August 12, 2022

A federal judge unsealed the warrant and property receipt materials after the Justice Department requested their release.


Senate delivers a major boost to Biden's agenda

Monday, August 08, 2022

In a statement after the Senate passed the roughly $700 billion bill, the president said "doing the important thing almost always" requires compromises.


Biden's COVID symptoms are less troublesome, his doctor says

Saturday, July 23, 2022

The president's symptoms now include a sore throat and body aches, Dr. Kevin O'Connor said. Biden is likely infected with the BA.5 subvariant of omicron.


Trump tried to call a Jan. 6 committee witness, Cheney says

Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Panel Vice Chair Liz Cheney said the witness has yet to appear in the hearings and didn't take the call from the former president but alerted their lawyer, who told the committee.


Harris calls for renewing the assault weapons ban after Highland Park mass shooting

Tuesday, July 05, 2022

"Congress needs to have the courage to act and renew the assault weapons ban," Harris told a teachers convention in Chicago before visiting the shooting scene at nearby Highland Park.


Jan. 6 committee subpoenas Pat Cipollone, Trump's former White House counsel

Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Testimony in the Jan. 6 hearings so far has shown Cipollone present at key points in the leadup to Jan. 6 and on the day of the attack. He figured heavily in Tuesday's testimony of Cassidy Hutchinson.