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“Beyond financial greed, I think you just liked power,” U.S. District Judge Timothy Black said. “You weren’t serving the people. You were serving yourself.” Householder expressed no remorse for leading an extensive bribery scheme at the Ohio Statehouse but instead focused on the harm a prison sentence would impose on his relatives and loved ones. […]

Washington — The Biden administration is planning to start housing up to 800 unaccompanied migrant children processed along the southern border in a repurposed boarding school in North Carolina later this summer, a U.S. official familiar with the plan told CBS News. The Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Refugee Resettlement, the agency […]

The US Supreme Court reinstated an order that would require a second majority-Black congressional district in Louisiana, backing out of a case it had agreed to hear and saying the clash should go forward before a federal appeals court. The order is part of the fallout from the court’s unexpected June 8 ruling bolstering the […]

Sarees and sequins dominated the fashion game at the state dinner hosted by President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden in honour of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 22 June. Big names from tech, fashion, entertainment, business and more made up for the around 400 guests present at the lavish soiree. A nod to […]

04:48 (IST), Jun 22 Times Square flooded with PM Modi’s welcome displays for historic State visit to US Times Square, a major commercial intersection, tourist destination, entertainment hub, and neighbourhood in Midtown Manhattan, New York City is flooded with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pictures and messages welcoming him to a historic State visit to the […]

1970-present Who Is Hakeem Jeffries? Unanimously elected minority leader of the U.S. House of Representatives, Hakeem Jeffries is the first Black lawmaker and the youngest member to lead a party in Congress. His political clout rising from Crown Heights to Washington, Jeffries is part of a new generation of leaders in American politics. With a […]

House Fails To Override Veto Of GOP Push To Block D.C. Bill  DCist Source link

WASHINGTON, June 13 (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives returned to the job of legislating on Tuesday, after a week-long standoff between Speaker Kevin McCarthy and a small group of hardline Republican conservatives ended in a temporary truce. The Republican-controlled chamber first voted 219-210 on a gun rights bill favored by McCarthy’s hardline critics, […]

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WASHINGTON, June 12 (Reuters) – The United States has made its concerns known to the Cuban government about Cuba hosting Chinese spy operations on its territory, White House spokesperson John Kirby said on Monday. Kirby said the bilateral relationship with China was tense at the moment, but President Joe Biden was committed to keeping the […]

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