What happened: Hunter Biden’s legitimate daughter Naomi got married last week at the White House, which also happens to be her primary residence. Why it matters: White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre told reporters the “private” “family event” was “closed to the media.” That was a blatant lie. Three days after the wedding, Vogue . […]

Republican Kevin Kiley, a state legislator who became a conservative favorite for his pointed and relentless criticism of Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom, captured a U.S. House seat Tuesday in northeastern California.With 83% of ballots counted, Kiley received nearly 53% of the votes to defeat Democrat Kermit Jones, a doctor and Navy veteran.The win will pad […]

WASHINGTON — The president and first lady’s names are on the wedding invitations. The vendors have all signed nondisclosure agreements. And the bride and groom don’t have far to travel to their venue, because they live at the White House. When Naomi Biden, the eldest grandchild of President Biden, marries her fiancé, Peter Neal, in […]

WASHINGTON, Nov 18 (Reuters) – U.S. congressman Hakeem Jeffries on Friday formally launched a bid to become the Democratic leader in the House of Representatives, a day after Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced she was giving up her leadership role. If he wins the Nov. 30 House Democratic leadership election, Jeffries would become the

Thank you, Mr Speaker, with your permission, I would like to make a brief statement on the G20 Summit in Indonesia, but first I’d like to address Russia’s missile strikes on Ukraine this week. On the very day that I and others confronted the Russian Foreign Minister across the G20 Summit table with the brutality […]

WASHINGTON, Nov 18, (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden’s pledges to slash emissions from farming and to end American hunger by 2030 may be harder to realize now that Republicans flipped the House of Representatives with a thin majority. Biden’s Democrats, who retain control of the Senate, will start negotiating in the coming months with […]

WASHINGTON, Nov 17 (Reuters) – U.S. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer will step down from the Democratic leadership but will remain in Congress, Punchbowl News reported on Thursday, adding that Hoyer will back Representative Hakeem Jeffries to lead House Democrats. Reporting by Susan Heavey; writing by Rami Ayyub Our Standards:

GUATEMALA CITY, Nov 17 (Reuters) – Over 1,200 Mayan antiques were found at the house of two U.S. citizens in Guatemala, authorities said on Thursday, days after the same couple was arrested and later released for stealing historical artifacts. Authorities on Wednesday found 722 archaeological pieces in various sizes and materials at the Antigua Guatemala […]

BOSTON/ WASHINGTON, Nov 17 (Reuters) – With the U.S. House of Representatives under their control, Republicans have a new pulpit to try to constrain President Joe Biden’s administrative oversight of business issues from consumer finance to climate rules. Policy analysts said

House Republicans on Thursday laid out plans to investigate Joe and Hunter Biden’s foreign business dealings, calling the probe “a top priority” for the GOP in the new Congress. Rep. James Comer (R., Ky.), who will chair the House Oversight Committee next year, said Republicans will explore “all avenues” of the Biden family’s business activity […]

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