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Aug
05
Al-Qaeda's No. 2, Ayman Al Zawahiri, is Killed in Precision Drone Strike

Al-Qaeda's No. 2, Ayman Al Zawahiri, is Killed in Precision Drone Strike

A victory for America's over-the-horizon military capabilities also raises questions about the Taliban's commitment to prevent another terrorist safe haven in Afghanistan.
4 min read
Aug
05
Tensions with China Escalate Following Speaker Pelosi's Historic Trip to Taiwan

Tensions with China Escalate Following Speaker Pelosi's Historic Trip to Taiwan

China makes aggressive diplomatic and military moves in response to the highest-ranking member of the US government's visit to the island in 25 years.
3 min read
Aug
05
Kansas Vote on Abortion Rights Upends Traditional Wisdom while State Primaries Setup Midterm Elections

Kansas Vote on Abortion Rights Upends Traditional Wisdom while State Primaries Setup Midterm Elections

Kansas voters overwhelmingly reject referendum to remove right to abortion from state's constitution sending shockwaves through both political parties.
4 min read
Aug
05
Top Pentagon Officials' Phones were Wiped, Deleting Texts and Emails Related to Jan. 6

Top Pentagon Officials' Phones were Wiped, Deleting Texts and Emails Related to Jan. 6

While the longest sentence to date for a Capitol rioter is handed down, an advocacy group discovers that key Pentagon officials' phone records, including on and around Jan. 6, were deleted when they left the government.
4 min read
Aug
05
US Representative Jackie Walorski and Two Aides are Killed in Car Crash

US Representative Jackie Walorski and Two Aides are Killed in Car Crash

The Republican congresswoman had represented Indiana's 2nd District in the US House of Representatives since 2013.
3 min read
Aug
05
Conspiracy Theorist Alex Jones Ordered to Pay $49.3 Million in Damages to Sandy Hook Family

Conspiracy Theorist Alex Jones Ordered to Pay $49.3 Million in Damages to Sandy Hook Family

A Texas jury awards Jesse Lewis's parents $49.3 million in compensatory and punitive damages for Jones's false portrayal of the school massacre as a hoax.
3 min read
Aug
05
US Declares Monkeypox a Public Health Emergency

US Declares Monkeypox a Public Health Emergency

Amid a rise in cases and criticism against the administration for its handling of the outbreak, the US declares a national emergency.
3 min read
Aug
05
US Labor Market Exceeds Expectations Despite Warning Signs of Recession

US Labor Market Exceeds Expectations Despite Warning Signs of Recession

The Labor Department reported much better-than-expected job growth in July while the unemployment rate dropped to 3.5%, the lowest level in nearly 50 years.
3 min read
Jul
29
With Joe Manchin Reversal, Democrats Move to Pass Most Ambitious Climate Legislation in US History

With Joe Manchin Reversal, Democrats Move to Pass Most Ambitious Climate Legislation in US History

The new agreement includes America's largest investment to fight climate change in the country's history while also lowering healthcare costs.
3 min read
Jul
29
Justice Department is Investigating Trump's Actions in Jan. 6 Criminal Probe

Justice Department is Investigating Trump's Actions in Jan. 6 Criminal Probe

The Department of Justice investigation of Donald Trump as part of its Jan. 6 criminal probe signifies a growing legal threat for the former president.
3 min read