A federal grand jury indicted attorney Michael Sussmann based on allegations stemming from Special Counsel John Durham’s probe of the origins of the Russia investigation, leading to his resignation from a law firm with established ties to the Democrati…
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Cruz praises courage of US gymnasts testifying about FBI Larry Nassar investigation: ‘System needs to change’
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, thanked Simone Biles, McKayla Maroney, Aly Raisman and Maggie Nichols for appearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday to speak out against the failures of the FBI in investigating serial abuser Larry Nassar.
US Olympic gymnasts slam Nassar investigation, allege FBI ‘turned a blind eye,’ falsified report
Olympic champions, heroes to young women and girls across the nation for their athletic achievements, on Wednesday served as champions for survivors of sexual abuse as they demanded accountability for those who enabled Larry Nassar, who abused them and…
Blinken admits US doesn’t know who was killed in Kabul airstrike, review ongoing
Secretary of State Antony Blinken admitted Tuesday that he does not know whether a person killed in a U.S. drone strike in Kabul was a member of ISIS-K or an aid worker, and that the Biden administration is still looking into the matter.
Menendez threatens to subpoena Defense Secretary Austin for refusing to testify on Afghanistan
Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Menendez, D-N.J., expressed his disappointment that Defense Secretary Gen. Lloyd Austin did not accept the committee’s invitation to testify at a hearing dealing with the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan,…
Blinken to face more Afghanistan questions after GOP criticism during House testimony
Secretary of State Antony Blinken returns to Capitol Hill Tuesday for a second day of questioning about the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan as he faces the Senate Foreign Affairs Committee one day after appearing before members of the House.
Biden to campaign for California Gov. Gavin Newsom day before recall election
California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s campaign announced Thursday that the day before the state’s gubernatorial recall election, President Biden will join Newsom at a rally in Long Beach.
Austin: No evidence Taliban being ‘inclusive,’ says ‘I don’t look favorably’ on wanted terrorist in government
Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin says that while the Taliban promised to form an “inclusive” government upon taking control of Afghanistan, there does not appear to be any indication they are actually doing this.
Klobuchar reveals she was diagnosed with breast cancer, has had successful treatment
Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., announced Thursday that earlier this year she was diagnosed with Stage 1A breast cancer, and has since undergone treatment that doctors said was successful.
Biden administration on sidelines as Americans trapped in Afghanistan get Taliban permission to leave
More Americans finally left Afghanistan Thursday as Qatar works with the Taliban to allow them to exit the country following the U.S. military’s withdrawal.