Donald Trump attempted to enlist top US law enforcement officials in his attempt to overturn the results of the 2020 election – an effort branded “pure insanity” – newly released emails reveal.
The documents, released by the House of Representatives’ oversight committee on Tuesday, show an increasingly desperate attempt by the former president and his allies to hold on to power after he lost November’s election.
“These documents show that President Trump tried to corrupt our nation’s chief law enforcement agency in a brazen attempt to overturn an election that he lost,” Carolyn Maloney, chair of the House of Representatives’ oversight committee, 말했다.
이스라엘 carried out an airstrike on the Gaza Strip on Tuesday night in response to incendiary balloons released from the Palestinian territory.
The strike was the first since a truce ended 11 days of deadly violence last month, and the violence is a preliminary test for Israel’s new government, sworn in just three days ago.
California lifted its major coronavirus restrictions on Tuesday with a “grand reopening”, 15 months after it became the first US state to shut down because of the pandemic.
At midnight almost all of its restrictions on social distancing and capacity limits were removed and vaccinated residents permitted to go maskless in most spaces (exceptions include public transit, healthcare facilities, K-12 schools and prisons).
“With all due respect, eat your heart out, the rest of the United States,” said the California governor, Gavin Newsom. “The state is not just poised to recover, it’s poised to come roaring back.”
A former police officer in St Louis, Missouri with a track record of violence has been convicted of beating a suspect as he lay restrained and prostrate on the ground.
Ellis Brown III was found guilty by a federal jury last week after an internal police inquiry cleared him over a 2019 car chase that ended with him severely kicking Steven Kolb, who was so badly injured he was taken to hospital, after he surrendered.
Silver Spoon Oligarchs, a report by the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) published on Wednesday, 녹이다 their wealth soared in 14 months and shows how the families have acted to make sure the system supports their growing wealth over decades.
Raised in a laboratory bioreactor from cells derived from living animals, “no-kill” or lab-grown meat is being billed as a way of getting all meat’s benefits minus the ethical and environmental downsides. But is the movement, being led by the California startup Eat Just, as good as it sounds? Experts question its bold claims, writes Erin McCormick.
Ivory Hecker’s colleagues and Fox 26 viewers had been expecting a report on the impact of hot weather on Houston. But instead, the disgruntled reporter used her report to mount an on-air attack on her employer, who she accused of “muzzling” her, and claimed she had passed information about her colleagues to ProjectVeritas, a rightwing non-profit. She then seamlessly returned to her planned subject: “As for this weather across Texas, you can see what it’s doing to AC units …”
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