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Man Charged With Sending Dozens of Violent Threats to L.G.B.T.Q. Groups

8 hours ago   |   NY Times

Robert Fehring warned that an attack on New York City's Pride March would make the Pulse nightclub shooting “look like a cakewalk,” the authorities said.
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Defendant in Case Brought by Durham Says New Evidence Undercuts Charge

8 hours ago   |   NY Times

Lawyers for Michael Sussmann, accused by the Trump-era special counsel of lying to the F.B.I., asked for a quick trial after receiving what they said was helpful material from...
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Emmett Till's Family Informed Justice Department Has Concluded Investigation Spurred By Book

12 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Carolyn Donham is quoted in "The Blood of Emmett Till" by Timothy B. Tyson saying that she lied about Till grabbing her, whistling and making sexual advances.
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Justice Dept. Files Voting Rights Suit Against Texas Over New Map

12 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

The department said the state's redistricting plan would violate the Voting Rights Act by discriminating against minority voters.
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An important school board group is unraveling after it sent a letter to Biden likening threats against school officials to ‘domestic terrorism and hate crimes'

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Amy Jahr sings the Star Spangled Banner after a Loudoun County School Board meeting in Northern Virginia was halted because the crowd refused to quiet down. Evelyn...
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Ghislaine Maxwell family detail ‘unnecessary trauma'

Ghislaine Maxwell family detail ‘unnecessary trauma'

14 hours ago   |   RT

Ghislaine Maxwell's family has petitioned the attorney general to demand better treatment for the suspected sex trafficker, whose trial continues, as she is allegedly denied...
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DOJ suing Texas over redistricting plan

DOJ suing Texas over redistricting plan

15 hours ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

The Department of Justice is suing Texas over redistricting, which it claims violates citizens' voting rights by specifically targeting minorities. This is the second recent...
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In lawsuit, DOJ says Texas voting maps discriminate against Black and Latino voters

15 hours ago   |   NBC News   |   2 articles

Attorney General Merrick Garland said that the state's new maps "deny or abridge the rights of Latino and Black voters."
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Fact Check: Did Media Approval Rating Fall Below Congress After Trump Presidency?

15 hours ago   |   Newsweek

The former president railed against the mainstream media, calling them "crooked b*****ds" in a speech at his Mar-a-Lago resort on Saturday.
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Two new secret combat drones are in the works, Air Force secretary says

Two new secret combat drones are in the works, Air Force secretary says

15 hours ago   |   Politico

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. - The Air Force will seek funding to develop a pair of classified combat drone programs next year that are designed to operate alongside fighter planes and...
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Instagram will now tell users when to take a break from using the app

Instagram will now tell users when to take a break from using the app

Users can turn on the feature in "Settings" and select if they want to be alerted after using the platform for 10 minutes, 20 minutes or 30 minutes. Read more ...

How online markets may be contributing to organized retail crime

Brazen shoplifting is caught on video, but hard numbers for shoplifting don't really exist. Nonetheless, merchants say it's growing fast and online retailers are partly to blame. Read more ...

New York's mayor announces a vaccine mandate for private companies

To counter a COVID-19 surge, New York City will implement what its mayor says will be a "first-in-the-nation" vaccine mandate for all private-sector workers to take effect Dec. 27. Read more ...

Bill Belichick says Patriots have played in “way, way worse” wind in Buffalo...

The Patriots employed an offensive game plan unheard of in the modern NFL to win on a windy night in Buffalo, but afterward Bill Belichick downplayed how bad the wind was... Read more ...

Biden to warn Putin of economy-jarring sanctions if he invades Ukraine

The U.S. president is seeking a diplomatic solution to deal with the tens of thousands of Russian troops massed near the Ukraine border. Read more ...

Florida Democrats already pointing fingers as they steel themselves for November

Florida Democrats already pointing fingers as they steel themselves for November

ORLANDO, Fla. - Former Miami Mayor Manny Diaz was heralded as a turnaround artist when he took the helm of the Florida Democratic Party. The big question nearly a year later is... Read more ...

Whistleblower: As Afghanistan fell, UK abandoned supporters

A whistleblower has alleged that Britain's Foreign Office abandoned many of the nation's allies in Afghanistan and left them to the mercy of the Taliban during the fall of the... Read more ...

Dutch court upholds Gantz immunity in Israeli airstrike case

A Dutch appeals court has upheld a lower court's decision to throw out a civil case against Israel's defense minister and another former senior military officer over their... Read more ...

UK's Kabul evacuation effort risked Afghan lives: Whistleblower

A fraction of Afghans who needed help received support and some died at the Taliban's hands, civil service staffer says. Read more ...

5 more European tourist hotspots now on Covid ‘stop list'

5 more European tourist hotspots now on Covid ‘stop list'

Americans are now advised against traveling to some of the world's most popular tourist destinations after they were added to the list of “very high” Covid risk places. France... Read more ...