Corruption in Washington is not always about cash. It’s about perks, like free holidays for your extended family in the homes of billionaires. Ivy League admissions and cushy corporate jobs for your kids. Traffic/drug/gun violations waived. It’s a magic carpet ride of privilege.
Here are 5⃣ stories you need to know today: U.S. federal agents were looking for documents relating to nuclear weapons when they raided Trump’s Florida home, House votes on Biden’s $430 billion bill, and more
Johnson & Johnson is discontinuing its controversial talc-based baby powder globally in 2023, after years of battling consumer lawsuits over alleged carcinogens in the product
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A disoriented brown bear cub, believed to have been intoxicated after eating an excessive amount of 'mad honey' - a type of rhododendron honey that can have hallucinogenic effects - has been rescued in northwestern Turkey
The Sturgeon supermoon, the last full moon of the summer, rising over Greystones in Co Wicklow this evening
JUST IN: Full AG Garland statement: • Dept. of Justice moves to unseal Mar-a-Lago search warrant • Says he "personally approved" the search warrant • Garland: "Will not stand by" as FBI agents are "unfairly attacked"
BREAKING: Actress Anne Heche is suffering from catastrophic brain damage and is not expected to survive, her spokesperson says
"Donald Trump, you have a copy of the warrant. It explains what they were looking for, what statutes they think were violated, what judge signed off on that...If you believe this is such an abuse, release the warrant and let us decide for ourselves." @neal_katyal
Monkeypox has been in Africa for decades. African virologists say this has become a crisis in the West as the world neglected the disease. Here are some key facts from a Nigerian virologist who has studied monkeypox since the 1970s. Producer: Anna Kook
Greg Kelly: "Thank God it's Donald Trump quite frankly because nobody else could withstand this kind of pressure, the pressure during the campaign, during the presidency, the fake impeachments, the Russia hoax, Jan. 6 investigations... and now this."
Martin Lewis says it’s not true that the government can’t take action on the energy crisis
Senate bill passed today includes: -- 87,000 IRS agents -- 0 Border Patrol Agents