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Trump wanted the Justice Department to sue individual states to overturn their election results, but top officials refused, WSJ report says

Trump wanted the Justice Department to sue individual states to overturn their election results, but top officials refused, WSJ report says

3 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement President Donald Trump wanted the Department of Justice to file lawsuits in the Supreme Court against specific states in an attempt to overturn their...
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US reaffirms Taiwan support after China sends warplanes

25 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

BEIJING - The U.S. has reaffirmed support for Taiwan following China's dispatch of warplanes near the island in an apparent attempt to intimidate its democratic government and...
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‘Taking Cara Babies' sleep guru faces boycott for supporting Trump

‘Taking Cara Babies' sleep guru faces boycott for supporting Trump

33 minutes ago   |   New York Post

A popular baby-sleep guru is being hit with a call to boycott her business after it was revealed she donated to former President Donald Trump's campaign. The online drama...
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Senators who backed Trump's election challenge may rethink their stance on impeachment after losing corporate funding, experts say

Senators who backed Trump's election challenge may rethink their stance on impeachment after losing corporate funding, experts say

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Moral convictions may not be the only reason that GOP lawmakers are turning their back on former President Donald Trump. Lawmakers who voted against...
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Trump considered ousting Attorney General and installing loyalist in push to overturn election

8 hours ago   |   CNBC

Trump plotted to oust Jeffrey Rosen as acting attorney general and replace him with a Justice Department lawyer who would help overturn the election results.
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Microsoft president Brad Smith candidly confesses politics are pay-to-play in response to criticism over the company's donations to lawmakers who objected to US election results

Microsoft president Brad Smith candidly confesses politics are pay-to-play in response to criticism over the company's donations to lawmakers who objected to US election results

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Microsoft CEO Brad Smith offered his employees a candid take this week on why the company gives money to politicians, shedding light on the heated debate...
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Trump reportedly worked with a Justice Department lawyer in a plot to appoint a loyalist as acting attorney general to help him overturn the election

Trump reportedly worked with a Justice Department lawyer in a plot to appoint a loyalist as acting attorney general to help him overturn the election

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Donald Trump reportedly plotted with a Justice Department lawyer to oust acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen so he could place a loyalist who would put...
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McConnell blamed Trump for inciting the Capitol riot, but the senator - and everyone else who refused to acknowledge Biden's win - was complicit too

McConnell blamed Trump for inciting the Capitol riot, but the senator - and everyone else who refused to acknowledge Biden's win - was complicit too

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement On his last day as Senate majority leader, Sen. Mitch McConnell explicitly blamed President Donald Trump for inciting the mob that violently stormed the...
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With Trump out of office, the Biden administration decides if Congress can have the ex-president's tax returns

With Trump out of office, the Biden administration decides if Congress can have the ex-president's tax returns

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The Biden administration has been given two weeks to decide whether or not to drop the previous administration's opposition to releasing Donald Trump's...
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Report: Trump Wanted To Fire Acting AG Rosen Because He Wouldn't Help Overturn The Election

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Trump ultimately never went through with the plan, but it shows how desperate the former president was to invalidate the results.
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Larry King was known for interviewing celebrities and politicians, but he...

Larry King was known for interviewing celebrities and politicians, but he also had some unforgettable interviews with business leaders. Here's a roundup

Summary List Placement Emmy-winning broadcaster Larry King may be known for his interviews with major celebrities and politicians, but the television legend also interviewed... Read more ...

Legendary investor Jeremy Grantham says Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan...

Legendary investor Jeremy Grantham says Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan will make the stock market bubble even worse

Summary List Placement Jeremy Grantham reiterated his stock market bubble concerns in a recent Bloomberg interview. He said Biden's $1.9 stimulus package will make the bubble... Read more ...

Biden apologizes to National Guard chief after 5,000 soldiers had to...

Biden apologizes to National Guard chief after 5,000 soldiers had to reportedly sleep in a DC parking garage with only one bathroom

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden has called the chief of the National Guard Bureau to apologize after images circulated online of troops sleeping in a parking... Read more ...

The House will transmit the article of impeachment charging Trump with...

The House will transmit the article of impeachment charging Trump with incitement to the US Senate on Monday

Summary List Placement The House will transmit the article of impeachment charging former President Donald Trump with incitement of an insurrection on the US Capitol to the US... Read more ...

Senate confirms retired Gen. Lloyd Austin as America's first Black defense...

Senate confirms retired Gen. Lloyd Austin as America's first Black defense secretary

Summary List Placement The Senate confirmed President Joe Biden's pick for Pentagon chief on Thursday, making retired Gen. Lloyd Austin the first Black secretary of... Read more ...

7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to...

7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to determine whether their electoral college objections contributed to the Capitol siege

Summary List Placement Seven Democratic senators have called for an ethics probe into Republican Sens. Josh Hawley and Ted Cruz over their objections to the Electoral College... Read more ...

New York lost 1 million jobs in 2020 due to COVID-19

New York lost 1 million jobs in 2020 due to COVID-19

Here's why New Yorkers need to get a whole lot more coronavirus vaccine: the economy is in the tank. New York State shed 1 million jobs during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020... Read more ...

Hundreds of National Guard troops deployed to defend the Capitol have...

Hundreds of National Guard troops deployed to defend the Capitol have reportedly tested positive for COVID or are in quarantine

Summary List Placement Hundreds of National Guard troops from among the thousands who deployed to the nation's capital after the violent riots earlier this month have tested... Read more ...

Elon Musk says he'll throw $100 million into carbon capture tech. VCs...

Elon Musk says he'll throw $100 million into carbon capture tech. VCs including Vinod Khosla told us these 4 startups are leading the way

Summary List Placement By way of a simple 11-word tweet , Tesla chief Elon Musk said Thursday he's donating $100 million to develop a prize for the "best" carbon-capture... Read more ...

Logitech fizzles despite revealing 85% sales growth in latest earnings

Logitech fizzles despite revealing 85% sales growth in latest earnings

Summary List Placement Logitech stock traded down on Friday despite a strong earnings report for the holiday quarter. The Swiss-American manufacturer of computer peripherals... Read more ...