June 26, 2019

Twitter Users Blast Meghan McCain For Making Detention Centers Issue About Her Father

Meghan McCain cited her father to criticize comparison of migrant detention centers to torture facilities in Tuesday's episode of The View.
June 26, 2019

Judge permits Democrats’ lawsuit towards Trump to proceed

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge ruled Tuesday that a lawsuit that accuses President Trump of profiting off the presidency in violation of the Constitution’s emoluments clause can move forward.
June 26, 2019

Lawmakers search to revoke Wounded Knee medals for US troopers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Advocates for Native Americans called Tuesday for Congress to revoke the Medals of Honor given to the U.S. soldiers who participated in the Wounded Knee massacre.
June 26, 2019

Wayfair staff plan walkout to oppose furnishings gross sales to migrant detention services

Employees of the Boston-based online housewares giant Wayfair announced Tuesday that they would stage a walkout at the company’s Back Bay offices Wednesday to protest the company’s decision to sell furniture to operators of facilities for migrant children detained at the southern US border.
June 26, 2019

Robert Mueller to Testify July 17 Before Two House Committees

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is scheduled to publicly testify before two House committees on July 17, according to a press release sent by the committee chairmen Tuesday night.
June 26, 2019

RMV head resigns over N.H. motorbike crash revelations

The head of the state’s Registry of Motor Vehicles resigned Tuesday following revelations that the West Springfield truck driver accused of killing seven motorcycle riders in New Hampshire on Friday had been charged with drunken driving in Connecticut in May, part of a long history of driving infractions.
June 26, 2019

Indiana School Fires Gay Teacher After Archdiocese Threatens To Yank Non-profit Status, Ability to Hold Mass

The Indianapolis archbishop compelled a Catholic school into firing a gay teacher by threatening the campus with losing its non-profit status and its ability to hold mass, according to an open letter from the school.
June 26, 2019

House Democrats instructed they’re too centered on impeachment

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats convened privately Tuesday to discuss campaign issues and heard a sobering assessment: They’re seen as too focused on impeachment of President Donald Trump and voters are not hearing enough about their work on other issues.
June 26, 2019

7 methods Elizabeth Warren’s new plan would change how our elections work

Since entering the 2020 race for the Democratic presidential nomination, Elizabeth Warren has looked to stand out from the crowded field with a constant stream of policy proposals she says she would pursue, if elected.
June 26, 2019

Trump protocol chief out forward of main summit

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s chief of protocol, Sean Lawler, is leaving the administration ahead of Trump’s departure for the Group of 20 summit meeting in Japan.