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Trial Date Set in Case of Alleged Kidnapping Plot

1 month ago   |   By Newser

A federal judge has set a March 23 trial date for six men charged with plotting to kidnap Michigan's governor in what authorities say was a plot by anti-government extremists who were angry over her coronavirus policies, the AP reports. In December, a grand jury indicted Adam Dean Fox, Barry...
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Marjorie Taylor-Greene Antagonizes Democratic Colleague With...

Marjorie Taylor-Greene Antagonizes Democratic Colleague With Anti-Transgender Sign

The congresswoman's neighbor at the U.S. Capitol is Rep. Marie Newman, whose daughter is transgender. Read more ...

Jill Biden Offers Kelly Clarkson Advice About Getting Through Divorce

Jill Biden Offers Kelly Clarkson Advice About Getting Through Divorce

The first lady told the talk show host that things happen for the best and that life will eventually “look better.” Read more ...

Capitol Police Chief Says Officers Were Unsure About Using Force During Jan...

Capitol Police Chief Says Officers Were Unsure About Using Force During Jan. 6 Riot

Police chief Yogananda Pittman submitted a statement to Congress, filling in crucial details of what went wrong during the attack on the Capitol. Read more ...

Former Andrew Cuomo Aide Alleges New York Governor Kissed Her Without Consent

Former Andrew Cuomo Aide Alleges New York Governor Kissed Her Without Consent

Lindsey Boylan also accused the governor of making inappropriate comments and fostering a hostile workplace for women in an essay published Wednesday. Read more ...

Rep. Stephanie Murphy 'seriously considering' bid to unseat Rubio

Rep. Stephanie Murphy 'seriously considering' bid to unseat Rubio

Florida Rep. Stephanie Murphy is seriously considering a bid to unseat Sen. Marco Rubio's 2022 reelection, announcing Wednesday that she's launching a statewide listening tour... Read more ...

Ex-Cuomo Aide: Harassment Started When I First Met Him

Ex-Cuomo Aide: Harassment Started When I First Met Him

Lindsey Boylan says that even before she began working for a state development agency in New York, people warned her to watch out for Gov. Andrew Cuomo. In an essay posted on... Read more ...

USPS' DeJoy to Congress: 'Get used to me'

USPS' DeJoy to Congress: 'Get used to me'

Louis DeJoy, the embattled postmaster general, said on Wednesday he is not going anywhere as he faces withering criticism of his leadership of the U.S. Postal Service and calls... Read more ...

Three Republican senators grilling Biden's Interior Secretary nominee Deb...

Three Republican senators grilling Biden's Interior Secretary nominee Deb Haaland deny climate science

Summary List Placement Three Republican senators grilling Interior Secretary nominee Rep. Deb Haaland this week have denied well-established climate science, even as they... Read more ...

Biden's CIA pick vows to focus on a rising China

Biden's CIA pick vows to focus on a rising China

CIA Director nominee William Burns said on Wednesday that, if confirmed by the Senate, competing with China and countering a “formidable authoritarian adversary” in Beijing... Read more ...

Former aide charges Cuomo kissed, sexually harassed her

Former aide charges Cuomo kissed, sexually harassed her

NEW YORK - A former aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the governor kissed her without her consent and asked her to play strip poker, alleging a pattern of sexual harassment she... Read more ...