Justice Dept.: Federal officers will go to ………

By Danielle Haynes  (0) Officers from the FBI, U.S. Marshals Service, DEA and ATF will be sent to the three cities. File Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo July 29 (UPI) -- The Trump administration on Wednesday announced plans to deploy federal law enforcement officers to three more cities -- Cleveland, Detroit and Milwaukee. The Justice [...]

2020-07-29T19:37:43+00:00July 29th, 2020|

Ruth Bader Ginsburg released from hospital

By Daniel Uria  (0) U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg speaks at the University of Chicago in Chicago on Monday, September 9, 2019. Photo by Kamil Krzaczynski/UPI | License Ph July 15 (UPI) -- Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was released from the hospital on Wednesday after being treated for a possible infection, a representative said. Ginsburg [...]

2020-07-15T23:48:10+00:00July 15th, 2020|

Supreme Court rules states can punish ‘faithless’ electors

By Don Jacobson  (0) A campaign worker holds an electoral map at the Javits Center in New York City on election night, November 8, 2016. File Photo by Kevin Dietsch/UPI | License Photo July 6 (UPI) -- The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that states can legally punish "faithless" electors -- those who formally cast the votes for president [...]

2020-07-07T12:48:54+00:00July 7th, 2020|

Judge halts Trump’s niece from publishing book about her uncle

By Sommer Brokaw  (1) A New York state judge Tuesday issued a temporary restraining order against publication of a book by President Donald Trump's niece, Mary Trump. Photo by Chris Kleponis/UPI | License Photo June 30 (UPI) -- A New York state judge has halted publication of a book President Donald Trump's niece, Mary, wrote about her uncle. [...]

2020-07-01T16:57:39+00:00July 1st, 2020|

Financial transfers back intelligence of Russian bounty scheme

By Danielle Haynes  (0) U.S. soldiers attend a training session for the Afghan Army in Herat, Afghanistan, on May 2, 2019. Financial transfers from a Russian intelligence agency to a Taliban-linked bank account support detainee information suggesting Russia paid Taliban militants to target U.S. soldiers. File Photo by Jalil Rezayee/EPA-EFE June 30 (UPI) -- Large financial [...]

2020-06-30T22:48:47+00:00June 30th, 2020|

Democrats shift August convention to smaller, more virtual event

By Clyde Hughes  (0) Joe Biden speaks at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pa., on July 27, 2016. The 2020 convention in Milwaukee was adjusted Wednesday to a smaller and more virtual event in response to the coronavirus crisis. File Photo by Pete Marovich/UPI | License Photo June 25 (UPI) -- The Democratic Party says there will [...]

2020-06-25T13:39:47+00:00June 25th, 2020|

Klobuchar withdraws from vice president consideration

By Darryl Coote  (0) Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., said late Thursday she supports former Vice President Joe Biden picking a woman of color as his running mate. Pool Photo by Tom Williams/UPI | License Photo June 19 (UPI) -- Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar announced she has removed herself from contention to become former Vice President Joe Biden's running mate in [...]

2020-06-20T01:56:04+00:00June 20th, 2020|

Russian court sentences ex-U.S. Marine Paul Whelan to 16 years for espionage

U.S. citizen Paul Whelan holds up a sign denouncing the legal proceedings against him as he stands inside the defendant's cage before hearing the verdict of his espionage trial at the Moscow City Court on Monday. Photo by Uri Kochetkov/EPA-EFE June 15 (UPI) --Russian court on Monday convicted former U.S. Marine Paul Whelan of espionage and sentenced [...]

2020-06-15T14:56:36+00:00June 15th, 2020|

United States to send Brazil 2M doses of hydroxychloroquine

President Donald Trump shakes hands with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro at the end of their joint press conference in the Rose Garden in Washington, D.C., on March 19, 2019. Photo by Pat Benic/UPI | License Photo June 1 (UPI) -- The White House announced it will send Brazil 2 million doses of hydroxychloroquine in its fight against [...]

2020-06-01T12:35:19+00:00June 1st, 2020|

Republicans sue to block California from voting by mail in November

By Darryl Coote  (0) May 25 (UPI) -- Several Republican groups have filed a lawsuit against California Gov. Gavin Newsom's executive order to allow Californians to vote by mail in the November presidential election due to the coronavirus pandemic. The lawsuit filed Sunday by the Republican National Committee, the National Republican Congressional Committee and the California Republican [...]

2020-05-26T00:12:24+00:00May 26th, 2020|