Jan. 6 hearing: Top aides urged Trump not to declare win on 2020’s Election Night – National

Jan.  6 hearing: Top aides urged Trump not to declare win on 2020’s Election Night – National

Donald Trump’s campaign manager Bill Stepien and other top aides tested Monday at the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol attack that they believed the 2020 presidential race was too close to call on Election Night, but Trump nevertheless declared himself the winner. Stepien abruptly backed out of appearing live Monday at the hearing, … Read more

Jimmy Kimmel Takes Jab At Dick Cheney In Monologue On Jan. 6

Jimmy Kimmel Takes Jab At Dick Cheney In Monologue On Jan.  6

During a monologue that touched on the first Jan. 6 hearing, Jimmy Kimmel got in a dig at a Republican administration that came before Donald Trump’s. The “Jimmy Kimmel Live” host opened his Friday show with a response to the House select committee’s look at the Jan. 6, 2021 attack on the US Capitol. The … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday, June 10

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday, June 10

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Wall Street turns decisively lower after another hot inflation report Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange NYSE US stock futures turned sharply lower after Friday’s before-the-bell inflation report showed a bigger-than-expected increase. … Read more

Meet the members of the select committee investigating the January 6 insurrection

Meet the members of the select committee investigating the January 6 insurrection

CNN — The House select committee investigating the January 6, 2021, Capitol Hill insurrection holds its first prime-time public hearing on Thursday and is expected to give an overview of their findings from the past year. The hearings are expected to shine a spotlight on the nine-member committee, which features seven Democrats and two Republicans. … Read more

Georgia DA Fani Willis investigating Trump’s election interference will look into fake Electoral College certifications

Georgia DA Fani Willis investigating Trump’s election interference will look into fake Electoral College certifications

Washington CNN — The Atlanta-area district attorney who’s investigating former President Donald Trump’s efforts to overturn the 2020 presidential election said his office will look into the fake Electoral College certifications that Trump backers put forward in Georgia. “We’re going to look at anything connected with interference with the 2020 election,” Fulton County District Attorney … Read more

The latest in the investigations and lawsuits involving Donald Trump, his company and the 2020 election

The latest in the investigations and lawsuits involving Donald Trump, his company and the 2020 election

Washington CNN — The volume of investigations involving former President Donald Trump, the January 6 attack on the US Capitol, efforts to overturn the 2020 presidential election and the finances of the Trump Organization is staggering. Here’s an updated list of notable investigations and lawsuits and latest developments: Public hearings will begin on June 9 … Read more

Growing evidence points to GOP involvement in Trump election schemes – National

Growing evidence points to GOP involvement in Trump election schemes – National

Rioters who smashed their way into the US Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, succeeded – at least temporarily – in delaying the certification of Joe Biden’s election to the White House. Hours before, Rep. Jim Jordan had been trying to achieve the same thing. Texting with then-White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, a close … Read more

Twitter is Looking into Fluctuations in Follower Count

Twitter is Looking into Fluctuations in Follower Count

Musk’s takeover of Twitter has apparently sparked some follower count fluctuations. Picture: Chesnot / Contributor (Getty Images) Some Twitter users may already be running for the hills following Elon Musk’s takeover of the social media platform. A few major accounts have seen fluctuations in their follower count, with largely right-wing conservatives gaining followers while popular … Read more

Trump’s $10,000-a-day fine for ignoring subpoena kicks in today, says New York judge

Trump’s ,000-a-day fine for ignoring subpoena kicks in today, says New York judge

A New York judge says former President Donald Trump will have to pay a fine of $10,000 per day starting on Tuesday until he complies with a subpoena from the state attorney general.SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images Former President Donald Trump will have to pay a fine of $10,000 per day starting on Tuesday until he complies … Read more