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Ex-US Attorney Geoffrey Berman to testify on his ouster before House panel

Ex-US Attorney Geoffrey Berman to testify on his ouster before House panel

1 day ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

Geoffrey Berman, the former US attorney for the Southern District of New York, will testify next week before the House Judiciary Committee.
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Ousted U.S. Prosecutor Berman to Be Interviewed by House Panel

2 days ago   |   Bloomberg   |   3 articles

Geoffrey Berman, ousted as the U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York amid ongoing investigations of President Donald Trump's businesses and inaugural committee...
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House judiciary panel to interview ousted NY prosecutor

2 days ago   |   Star Tribune

The ousted former U.S. attorney for Manhattan will sit down with the House Judiciary Committee next week for a closed-door interview as the panel investigates politicization in...
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Ousted U.S. prosecutor Berman to appear for closed-door congressional interview

2 days ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - Geoffrey Berman, the top federal prosecutor in Manhattan who was ousted from his job last month amid an investigation by his office into President Donald Trump's...
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Senate Judiciary vote adds momentum to attack on tech's legal shield

Senate Judiciary vote adds momentum to attack on tech's legal shield

2 days ago   |   Politico

The Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously voted Thursday to remove liability protections for online businesses that host child porn, advancing a measure that poses the most...
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Supreme Court to Hear Case on Release of Full Mueller Report

2 days ago   |   NY Times

The move almost certainly means that blacked-out passages will stay secret at least until after the election.
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Assigning judges to Hong Kong security cases is judiciary's responsibility - chief justice

2 days ago   |   National Post

HONG KONG - Hong Kong's chief justice said on Thursday that judges appointed to cases under Hong Kong's new national security law would be appointed on the basis of judicial...
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Senior DOJ official pushes back against former top aide's testimony

Senior DOJ official pushes back against former top aide's testimony

3 days ago   |   Politico

The top antitrust official at the Justice Department has pushed back on eyebrow-raising testimony his former chief of staff delivered to Congress last week -- and, in the...
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Apple, Facebook, Amazon, Google Chiefs to Testify in Congress

3 days ago   |   Bloomberg

The chief executive officers of Facebook Inc., Alphabet Inc., Amazon.com Inc. and Apple Inc. have agreed to testify before a congressional panel investigating competition...
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Big tech CEOs agree to testify for House antitrust probe

Big tech CEOs agree to testify for House antitrust probe

3 days ago   |   Politico

The CEOs of tech giants Amazon, Apple, Google and Facebook have all agreed to testify before the House Judiciary Committee as part of its investigation into anti-competitive...
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Christopher Columbus statue toppled in Baltimore, thrown into harbor

Christopher Columbus statue toppled in Baltimore, thrown into harbor

People tore down a statue of Christopher Columbus and threw it the Inner Harbor Saturday in Baltimore. Read more ...

Neil Young ‘NOT ok' with Trump playing his music at Mount Rushmore event

Neil Young ‘NOT ok' with Trump playing his music at Mount Rushmore event

Musician Neil Young is upset again with President Donald Trump for playing his music on Friday during the White House's Mount Rushmore event celebrating Independence Day. “This... Read more ...

Ron Rivera working on new nickname with Redskins owner

Ron Rivera working on new nickname with Redskins owner

Washington Redskins head coach Ron Rivera said Saturday he has been working for more than a month with owner Dan Snyder on renaming the team, and he hopes a change can be made... Read more ...

Las Vegas sportsbook suffers one of biggest losses ever

Las Vegas sportsbook suffers one of biggest losses ever

LAS VEGAS - The nearly quarter-million dollars in winning wagers reportedly placed at MGM Resorts last Sunday might be the largest sportsbook loss in Las Vegas history on bets... Read more ...

Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Nursing home residents are among the Americans getting $1,200 checks as part of the U.S. government's plan to revive the economy. But with many long-term care facilities under... Read more ...

Florida reports record number of coronavirus cases amid nationwide surge

Florida reports record number of coronavirus cases amid nationwide surge

Florida reported another record-breaking spike in coronavirus cases on Saturday, with 11,458 people confirmed to have been infected with the virus as cases surge nationwide... Read more ...

Kanye West announces he's running for president

Kanye West announces he's running for president

“We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision and building our future. I am running for president of the United States,” the Chicago rapper... Read more ...

Yankees pitcher Tanaka hit in head by Stanton line drive

Yankees pitcher Tanaka hit in head by Stanton line drive

NEW YORK - Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka was hit in the head by a line drive off the bat of slugger Giancarlo Stanton during live batting practice Saturday, a frightening... Read more ...

Hot dog champs repeat as July 4 gluttony fest moves indoors

Hot dog champs repeat as July 4 gluttony fest moves indoors

Joey Chestnut downed 75 wieners and buns in 10 minutes and Sudo downed 48 1/2 in the same span, setting world records for both the men's and women's events. Read more ...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for people to skip parties

Without the right measures to stop the spread of the virus, health experts fear the holiday weekend could bring a wave of new infections that could overwhelm hospitals. Read more ...