Capitol insurrection

Lawmakers defer some Jan. 6 document requests, seeks others

35 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol “deferred” its requests for several dozen pages of Trump administration records at...
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'Traitors': Dem Lawmakers Call for Removal of Republicans Reportedly Involved in 1/6

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek

"This makes my blood boil," Representative Grace Meng said of a report that her Republican colleagues helped plan the protest before the January 6 insurrection.
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‘Is Facebook evil?' Big Tech whistleblower goes for high drama in anonymity-bashing UK testimony

‘Is Facebook evil?' Big Tech whistleblower goes for high drama in anonymity-bashing UK testimony

2 hours ago   |   RT

Facebook is inherently "biased toward bad actors," whistleblower Frances Haugen has warned the UK Parliament, blaming the network for stoking unrest in various parts of the...
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Chicago is ‘rat capitol' for 7th straight year, New York finishes 3rd

3 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

'As urban residents started to return to their city homes after the mass exodus following the outbreak of COVID-19 in March 2020, so did rat populations,' Orkin said
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The FEC unanimously threw out a Mitch McConnell ally's 'circuitous, baseless, and repetitive' complaint against Simon & Schuster and iHeartMedia

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell at the US Capitol on October 07, 2021. Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images The Federal Election Commission unanimously threw out the Kentucky...
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ICYMI: Extremist House Republicans Allegedly Met with Jan. 6 Insurrectionist Organizers “Dozens” of Times

4 hours ago   |   DCCC

Several House GOP extremists were “intimately involved in planning both Trump's efforts to overturn his election loss and the Jan. 6 events that turned violent” Explosive new...
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Congress members in lockdown on January 6 say they didn't realize how 'bad' the insurrection was until 'much later'

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Sen. Ron Johnson, a Wisconsin Republican, speaks during a Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee hearing on the Colonial Pipeline cyber-attack, on June 8...
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Sen. Angus King fled to his office instead of the designated secure location on Jan. 6 over COVID concerns: 'I'm not staying in here'

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Independent Sen. Angus King of Maine on February 12, 2021. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call/Getty Images On Jan. 6, senators were evacuated together from the Senate chamber to an...
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GOP Sen. Roy Blunt says Trump should talk about the future rather than focus on 2020

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Sen. Roy Blunt . Graeme Jennings-Pool/Getty Images GOP Sen. Roy Blunt said Trump should focus on the future rather than the past. "The best thing that President Trump could do...
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Democrats are inching toward new wealth taxes to finance a scaled-down spending plan to expand the child tax credit, provide housing aid, and more

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, Democrat of California, on September 24, 2021, outside the US Capitol in Washington DC. SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images Democrats are...
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McConnell takes aim at ‘Billionaires Tax' as Dems near deal on reconciliation

McConnell takes aim at ‘Billionaires Tax' as Dems near deal on reconciliation

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Upstate neighbors push back on plans for new Great Greenville Sanitation...

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Knoxville officers purchase new bike for boy who had his stolen

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Vilified in sports world, Astros begin another World Series

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Car plows into Northwest Side building after deadly shooting

Car plows into Northwest Side building after deadly shooting

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'I'm just happy we're alive': Missouri tornado confirmed as storms swept into Illinois

The National Weather Service confirmed an EF-3 tornado hit Fredericktown Sunday night, damaging homes, businesses and the main electrical substation that feeds power to the... Read more ...

Grant provides additional support for Kentuckians battling addiction

Grant provides additional support for Kentuckians battling addiction

They are using the money to provide services for overdose reversal, drug treatment resources and telehealth services. Read more ...