The Afghanistan airport explosion happened under Biden but traces back to Trump

The Afghanistan airport explosion happened under Biden but traces back to Trump

[ad_1] It’s easy to blame President Joe Biden for the tragedy that took place on his watch Thursday, in which a terrorist attack claimed by the ISIS-K militant groupkilled at least 60 civilians and 13 U.S. troops at the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, as people frantically tried to leave the country ahead of his deadline … Read more

Capitol Police officers sue Trump, allies over insurrection

Capitol Police officers sue Trump, allies over insurrection

[ad_1] WASHINGTON — U.S. Capitol Police officers who were attacked and beaten during the Capitol riot filed a lawsuit Thursday against former President Donald Trump, his allies and members of far-right extremist groups, accusing them of intentionally sending a violent mob on Jan. 6 to disrupt the congressional certification of the election. The suit in … Read more

Capitol police officers sue Trump and far-right groups over 6 January attack | US Capitol attack

[ad_1] Capitol police officers who were attacked and beaten during the insurrection at the US Congress on 6 January by extremist supporters of Donald Trump filed a lawsuit on Thursday against the former Republican president, his ally Roger Stone and members of far-right extremist groups. The officers accused them of intentionally sending a violent mob … Read more

Federal judge sanctions Trump attorneys for spreading false election fraud claims

Federal judge sanctions Trump attorneys for spreading false election fraud claims

[ad_1] WASHINGTON — A federal judge Wednesday sanctioned some of former President Donald Trump’s attorneys who unsuccessfully challenged Michigan’s 2020 election results. In a blistering 110-page ruling, U.S. District Judge Linda Parker in Michigan imposed sanctions on Sidney Powell, Lin Wood and other lawyers involved in making claims about election fraud in the state. Powell, … Read more

Trump family, senior aides targets of demands by Jan 6. committee

Trump family, senior aides targets of demands by Jan 6. committee

[ad_1] The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack at the U.S. Capitol demanded records Wednesday of communications related to the assault among federal officials and a host of Trump staffers and allies, including some family members. In letters to eight federal agencies, including the Justice and Defense departments, the FBI and the National … Read more

A top Pennsylvania Republican reboots ‘audit’ of 2020 vote, removes Trump ally as chair

A top Pennsylvania Republican reboots 'audit' of 2020 vote, removes Trump ally as chair

[ad_1] A leading Republican Pennsylvania state senator rebooted an Arizona-style investigation of last fall’s vote tally nearly 10 months after President Joe Biden won the state by 80,000 votes, pledging to launch hearings this week. The refresh has caused infighting between top Pennsylvania Republicans to spill into public view. Last week, Senate President Pro Tempore … Read more

Championed by Trump, former NFL star Herschel Walker files paperwork to run for Senate in Georgia

Championed by Trump, former NFL star Herschel Walker files paperwork to run for Senate in Georgia

[ad_1] Former NFL star Herschel Walker has filed paperwork to run for Senate as a Republican in Georgia, a significant step toward what’s been a long-anticipated — and, in some GOP corners, feared — candidacy. Political operatives established Team Herschel Inc. as a principal campaign committee on his behalf Tuesday with the Federal Election Commission. … Read more

Former Trump national security adviser endorses JD Vance for Senate in Ohio

Former Trump national security adviser endorses JD Vance for Senate in Ohio

[ad_1] CLEVELAND — Robert O’Brien, former President Donald Trump’s last national security adviser, is backing JD Vance in Ohio’s crowded Republican Senate primary. “JD is a strong leader who will fight for President Trump’s America First foreign policy,” O’Brien said in a statement issued by Vance’s campaign. “He understands that our national security needs to … Read more

Trump booed at Alabama rally after telling supporters to get vaccinated

Trump booed at Alabama rally after telling supporters to get vaccinated

[ad_1] Former President Donald Trump was booed at a rally on Saturday in Alabama after telling supporters they should get vaccinated. “And you know what? I believe totally in your freedoms. I do. You’ve got to do what you have to do,” Trump said. “But, I recommend: take the vaccines. I did it. It’s good. … Read more