House committee investigating Jan. 6 insurrection subpoenas Trump advisers, associates

A House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol has issued its first subpoenas, demanding records and testimony from four of former President Donald Trump’s close advisers and associates who were in contact with him before and during the attack. In a significant escalation for the panel, Committee Chairman Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., […]

CA recall election worker removed from WeHo polling place for wearing Trump shirt, hat

An election worker was relieved of his post at a West Hollywood voting center on Tuesday after he repeatedly wore political attire in support of former President Donald Trump at the polling location, county officials said. Los Angeles County election officials addressed the incident in a tweet after someone had shared a photo of the […]

Trump gets another tax break on Chicago skyscraper

Donald Trump just got another break on his taxes. The former president is in line to receive a $300,000 property tax cut after Cook County Assessor Fritz Kaegi ruled that vacant retail space at Trump International Hotel & Tower is not worth as much as it previously was valued, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. The three levels of vacant, unfinished retail space cost Trump more than $1 million in property taxes last year, but with the … [more]

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Capitol Police brace for repeat of Jan. 6 on the 18th

Citing an internal Capitol Police memo, CNN reported on Wednesday that law enforcement officials are bracing for potential clashes and unrest during the rally after seeing a noticeable uptick in violent rhetoric around the event on social media and discussion boards.

Trump Org in “advanced talks” to sell DC Hotel lease

After several fits and starts, the Trump Organization appears to be close to selling the lease on the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. The building was a source of controversy during Donald Trump’s presidency, attracting legal challenges from watchdog groups and Democratic lawmakers over allegations that various foreign and domestic interests sought favor with the administration by booking the hotel. In June, the Trump Organization turned to Newmark to market the ground lease on … [more]

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COVID surge is overwhelming Idaho’s hospitals

One man, in his 50s, refused standard medical treatments and took the livestock de-wormer ivermectin until he became so sick he needed to be hospitalized. “What we’re left with is organ supportive therapy. Misinformation is hurting people and killing people,” Dr. Jim Souza said.