January 9, 2024

8 Minutes
Nation & World

Congress Careens Toward Border Security Showdown as Foreign Aid, Shutdown Fights Loom | National News News2america

Congress kicks off the new year this week with urgent business to attend to, from funding for Ukraine and Israel in their wartime efforts to avoiding a partial government shutdown. But one seemingly stubborn...
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2 Minutes
Nation & World

County Official Richardson Says She’ll Challenge U.S. Rep. McBath in Democratic Primary in Georgia News2america

ATLANTA (AP) — Jerica Richardson, a county commissioner in suburban Atlanta, announced Tuesday that she will challenge U.S. Rep. Lucy McBath in the Democratic primary in May in a new congressional district on the...
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Key Moments in the Arguments Over Donald Trump’s Immunity Claims in His Election Interference Case News2america

The Republican presidential primary front-runner made his first trip in months to Washington’s federal courthouse, where his lawyers sought to convince an appeals court to dismiss the case charging him with plotting to overturn...
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A Judge Has Temporarily Halted Enforcement of an Ohio Law Limiting Kids’ Use of Social Media News2america

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge issued an order Tuesday temporarily halting enforcement of a pending Ohio law that would require children to get parental consent to use social media apps. U.S. District...
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Small-Town Minnesota Hotel Shooting Kills Clerk and 2 Possible Guests, Including Suspect, Police Say News2america

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A shooting at a small-town Minnesota hotel killed an employee and two possible guests, including the suspect, authorities said Tuesday, one day after an active shooter alert was issued. An employee...
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