Warrant used to search Trump’s home alleges concealing of evidence, other crimes – National

Warrant used to search Trump’s home alleges concealing of evidence, other crimes – National

The warrant used to search Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate this week suggests the former US president is under investigation for concealing evidence by withholding official classified records, including some marked “top secret” that were ultimately recovered by FBI agents. The document, unsealed Friday by a federal judge after Trump’s legal team declined to block its … Read more

Donald Trump calls for ‘immediate’ release of Florida search warrant – National

Donald Trump calls for ‘immediate’ release of Florida search warrant – National

Former President Donald Trump called late Thursday for the “immediate” release of the federal warrant the FBI used to search his Florida estate, hours after the Justice Department had asked a court to unseal the warrant, with Attorney General Merrick Garland citing the “substantial public interest in this matter.” In messages posted on his Truth … Read more

Donald Trump takes Fifth Amendment, refuses to answer questions in NY AG probe – National

Donald Trump takes Fifth Amendment, refuses to answer questions in NY AG probe – National

Former US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he declined to answer questions during an appearance before the New York state attorney general in a civil investigation into his family’s business practices. “I declined to answer the questions under the rights and privileges afforded to every citizen under the United States Constitution,” Trump said in … Read more

Donald Trump supporters descend on Mar-a-Lago to protest FBI raid – National

Donald Trump supporters descend on Mar-a-Lago to protest FBI raid – National

Dozens of supporters of former US president Donald Trump assembled outside Mar-a-Lago on Monday evening to protest the FBI’s raid of his Palm Beach estate. Word that the FBI was executing a search warrant of Trump’s Florida residence got out when the former president posted on his social media platform, Truth Social, that his “beautiful … Read more

Trump says FBI executed search warrant at his Mar-a-Lago home – National

Trump says FBI executed search warrant at his Mar-a-Lago home – National

FBI agents on Monday executed a search warrant at Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort and home in Palm Beach, Florida, according to a statement from the former US president. Trump said in a statement released to reporters and posted on his Truth Social social media platform that his “beautiful home” was “under siege, raided and occupied … Read more

Ukraine: Amnesty International’s chapter head resigns

Ukraine: Amnesty International’s chapter head resigns

KYIV, UKRAINE — The head of Amnesty International’s Ukraine chapter has resigned, saying the human rights organization shot down her opposition to publishing a report that claimed Ukrainian forces had exposed civilians to Russian attacks by basing themselves in populated areas. In a statement posted Friday night on Facebook, Oksana Pokalchuk accused her former employer … Read more

Wrongful conviction: DNA links two men in prison to cold case from 1983

Wrongful conviction: DNA links two men in prison to cold case from 1983

Two men serving life sentences for murder in a Florida prison have been linked to two other murders with the help of newly discovered DNA samples, which led to the exoneration of another man who wrongfully served 37 years in prison for the rape and murder of Barbara Grams in 1983. Amos Robinson and Abron … Read more

Trump’s endorsement tease in the Missouri GOP Senate primary set off scramble among Republican allies

Trump’s endorsement tease in the Missouri GOP Senate primary set off scramble among Republican allies

CNN — Former President Donald Trump’s last-minute pledge to deliver an endorsement in the Missouri GOP Senate primary set off a scramble among rival campaigns and allies of the former President, sources told CNN. The intense lobbying effort ultimately ended with Trump issuing a dual endorsement of former Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens and state Attorney … Read more

Pence to offer roadmap for conservatives in DC speech Monday, a day ahead of Trump’s return to the nation’s capital

Pence to offer roadmap for conservatives in DC speech Monday, a day ahead of Trump’s return to the nation’s capital

CNN — Former Vice President Mike Pence will sound very much like a White House hopeful looking to lead his party beyond former President Donald Trump when he touts his “freedom agenda” for the Republican Party in a speech in Washington on Monday evening. Pence will deliver remarks about a proposed conservative agenda at the … Read more

Steve Bannon trial: Ex-Trump adviser convicted of contempt charges – National

Steve Bannon trial: Ex-Trump adviser convicted of contempt charges – National

Steve Bannon, a long time ally of former President Donald Trump, was convicted Friday of contempt charges for defying a congressional subpoena from the House investigating committee the Jan. 6 insurrection at the US Capitol. Committee leaders called the verdict “a victory for the rule of law.” Bannon, 68, was convicted after a four-day trial … Read more