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Could Trump Face Criminal Charge For Jan. 6 Riot?

Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) said in an interview broadcast on Sunday that it’s possible the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack at the U.S. Capitol will make a criminal referral against former President Trump. During the interview on ABC’s “This Week,” the network’s chief Washington correspondent, Jonathan Karl, asked Cheney — who serves as the vice chairwoman […]

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Adam Schiff Supports Liz Cheney’s ‘Referral Charge’ Against Trump

In the CBS’ Face The Nation program host, Margaret Brennan posed the following question to Jan 6 committee member Adam Schiff. I want to also ask you, the vice-chair of the committee, Liz Cheney, said not prosecuting former President Trump over the attack on the Capitol would be a much graver constitutional threat to the country than the political difficulties […]

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Dickon Mitchell Sworn Into Office As Prime Minister Of Grenada

Attorney at Law 44-year-old Dickon Mitchell was sworn in on Friday afternoon as Grenada’s ninth Prime Minister, pledging to end nepotism, reform the electoral system and work for the betterment of the tri-island state. Mr. Mitchell led the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) to a 9-6 victory over longtime political stalwart Prime Minister and New National Party (NNP) Party leader […]

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Biden Relaunches Infrastructure Initiative

President Biden has taken a page from China’s playbook by relaunching a global infrastructure initiative. Consequently, the U.S. plans to spend $200 billion in public and private financing to boost projects in developing and middle-income countries. The President argued that creating a path for the future by investing in sustainable projects that are “grounded in our shared values,” is the […]

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President Biden Set To Run For Reelection In 2024

White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre said Monday that President Biden is indeed running for reelection in 2024. Fox News’ Peter Doocy posed the question to Jean-Pierre on whether Biden would run, amid concerns expressed about the president’s age, which will be 82 at the start of his second term. Jean-Pierre noted that the President had answered in the affirmative time and again […]

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Belize’s Prime Minister — Decision To Exclude Some Countries From Summit “Inexcusable”

Some Latin American leaders criticized the decision to exclude Cuba, Nicaragua, and Venezuela from the Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles. They also mourn the absences of the leaders of Mexico, Honduras, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Bolivia and the exclusion of three autocratic nations. Belize’s prime minister, John Briceño, said, “The future of the Western Hemisphere is a question […]

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President Biden Calls For Concrete Hemispheric Commitments

President Biden calls for partnership and concrete commitment in his remarks at the Summit of the Americans. “The United States stands ready to work in partnership with all of you — governments, institutions, civil societies, young leaders of tomorrow.  And I invite my fellow heads of state and heads of government of the Americas to join me in adopting concrete […]

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Former Attorney General William Barr Calls Trump’s Charge Of Election Fraud BS

“All Americans should keep this fact in mind: On the morning of Jan. 6, President Trump’s intention was to remain president of the United States despite the lawful outcome of the 2020 election and in violation of his constitutional obligation to relinquish power,” Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.), the vice-chair of the House select committee investigating the insurrection, said in a […]

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Duterte Rebukes Putin For The Invasion Of Ukraine

In an AP report, outgoing Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has taken Russian leader Vladimir Putin to task for his country’s killing of innocent civilians in Ukraine, saying while the two of them have been tagged as killers, “I kill criminals, I kill criminals, I don’t kill children and the elderly.” Duterte has said before that Putin is an idol and […]

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Eleven Republican Senators Voted No To Aid Package For Ukraine

U.S. President Joe Biden has commended Congress for passing a nearly $40bn military and humanitarian assistance package for Kyiv, saying it sends “a clear bipartisan message to the world that the U.S. stands with Ukraine.” However, some Republicans have argued that the U.S. currently has too many domestic issues to contend with and is currently not in a position to […]