Syria Kurdish forces close in on IS-controlled prison wing

BEIRUT — U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish fighters began closing in Monday on the last wing of a…

House Republicans tout infrastructure funding they voted against

Rep. Rob Wittman Photo credit Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images, FILE In November, Rep.…

Assange wins first stage in effort to appeal US extradition

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File) LONDON — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Monday…

Pro-Trump death threats prompt bills in 3 states to protect election workers

Former U.S. President Donald Trump Photo credit REUTERS/Carlos Barria Jan 24 (Reuters) – In Vermont, lawmakers…

Police officers who killed 8-year-old girl to be terminated

Demonstrators gathered at Barclay’s Center and marched across the Brooklyn Bridge on Oct. 6, 2021 to…

Sinema faces blowback in Arizona for votes defying Democrats

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Rep. Jamaal Bowman arrested during voting-rights protest near Capitol, spokesman says

Rep. Jamaal Bowman (D-N.Y.) is detained by U.S. Capitol Police while supporting voting rights protesters at…

Trump defends ‘perfect’ Georgia phone call as prosecutor requests special grand jury

Former president lashes out at Fulton County probe and amplifies baseless election fraud claims After the…

Georgia prosecutor requests special grand jury in Trump election probe

Former U.S. President Donald Trump Photo credit REUTERS/Carlos Barria Jan 20 (Reuters) – The prosecutor for…

Bipartisan U.S. Senate group seeks Plan B on voting rights after Democratic bill’s defeat

U.S. Capitol dome Photo credit REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz WASHINGTON, Jan 20 (Reuters) – Following Democrats’ twin defeats…