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Nation Jun 25NYC judge rejects effort to halt publication of tell-all book by Trump’s niece
A New York City judge has dismissed a claim by Donald Trump’s brother that sought to halt the publication of a tell-all book by the president’s niece.
Nation Jun 10U.S. police officers’ personal info leaked online
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is warning police departments across the country that the personal information of officers is being leaked online amid demonstrations across the U.S. over the death of George Floyd and others.
Nation Jun 10Former federal judge says push to dismiss Flynn case is abuse of power
A former federal judge appointed to review the Justice Department's motion to dismiss criminal charges against President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn said there was evidence of a "gross abuse" of prosecutorial power and that the request…
Nation May 19States accused of fudging or bungling COVID-19 testing data
As large parts of the U.S. ease their lockdowns against the coronavirus, public health officials in some states are being accused of bungling infection numbers or even deliberately using a little sleight of hand to make things look better than…
Nation May 17Law enforcement ties, long delay complicate Arbery case
A newly appointed investigative agency and prosecutor have to untangle the criminal investigation, build a case and make up for lost time and missed opportunities.
Politics May 05Trump official ignored warning on drug, virus, says whistleblower
A government scientist says he was ousted from his job after raising concerns that the Trump administration wanted to "flood" coronavirus hot spots like New York and New Jersey with a malaria drug, despite not enough scientific evidence to back…
World Apr 21Virus forces continued cancellations of iconic events worldwide
Spain called off the Running of the Bulls in July, the U.S. scrapped the national spelling bee in June and Germany even canceled Oktoberfest.
Nation Apr 20Some U.S. manufacturers reopening amid fierce political heat
SEATTLE (AP) — Boeing and a small number of other manufacturers around the U.S. geared up Monday to resume production this week amid pressure from President Donald Trump to reopen the economy and resistance from governors who warn there is…
Economy Apr 15Trump’s name to be printed on stimulus checks in unprecedented move
President Trump’s name will be printed on the stimulus checks that the Internal Revenue Service will be sending to tens of millions of Americans around the country.
Nation Apr 14DOJ takes church’s side in drive-in services vs. stay-at-home conflict
The Justice Department took the rare step on Tuesday of weighing in on the side of a Mississippi Christian church where local officials had tried to stop Holy Week services broadcast to congregants sitting in their cars in the parking…