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    DENVER (CBS4) – Republican Lauren Boebert, running to represent Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District, celebrated America’s independence with Pres. Donald Trump and family. (credit: Lauren Boebert) Boebert thanked Eric Trump and his wife for their warm welcome and amazing support on social media. They celebrated Independence Day with a fireworks show at Mt. Rushmore on Friday night. Boebert was among the 7,000 people at the fireworks celebration with Pres. Trump on July 3. Earlier this week, Boebert defeated five-term incumbent Rep. Scott...
    Over the course of five years, deceased sex offender Jeffrey Epstein and his alleged ‘Madam,’ Ghislaine Maxwell, exchanged $20 million in financial attractions. CNN reported that the funds were discovered as federal prosecutors closed in on arresting Maxwell for her role in allegedly procuring underage girls for Epstein. The mysterious financial transactions “add a new layer to the mysterious financial complexities underpinning the larger Epstein saga,” the outlet reported. More from CNN: The financial relationship between Epstein, the late multimillionaire...
    Nate McMurray, the Democrat candidate for New York’s 27th Congressional District, urged Twitter followers Wednesday to “report” Trump supporters. “When you see fake videos, when you see racism, when you hear support for Trump, do not roll your eyes, do not play nice, do not worry about hurting someone’s feelings, CALL IT OUT — REPORT IT — FIGHT IT,” he wrote: When you see fake videos, when you see racism, when you hear support for Trump… Do not roll your eyes...
    LONDON (AP) — Johnny Depps lawyers have failed to stop the American actors ex-wife, Amber Heard, from attending his libel trial against the British tabloid newspaper The Sun until she is called to give evidence. In a court order published on Saturday, trial judge Andrew Nicol said that excluding Heard from the London courtroom before she testifies in the case “would inhibit the defendants in the conduct of their defense. Depp, 57, is suing The Sun’s publisher, News Group Newspapers,...
    LONDON (AP) — Johnny Depp’s lawyers have failed to stop the American actor’s ex-wife, Amber Heard, from attending his libel trial against the British tabloid newspaper The Sun until she is called to give evidence. In a court order published on Saturday, trial judge Andrew Nicol said that excluding Heard from the London courtroom before she testifies in the case “would inhibit the defendants in the conduct of their defense.” Depp, 57, is suing The Sun’s publisher, News Group Newspapers,...
    DENVER (CBS4) – Republican Lauren Boebert, running to represent Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District, is celebrating America’s independence with Pres. Donald Trump. They’ll be celebrating Independence Day with a fireworks show at Mt. Rushmore on Friday night. (credit: Lauren Boebert) Earlier this week, Boebert defeated five-term incumbent Rep. Scott Tipton in the Republican primary. (credit: CBS) Boebert owns a restaurant on the Western Slope that opened for dine-in service in May and violated a cease and desist order. She and her restaurant...
    Former NFL player and GOP candidate for Congress in Utah Burgess Owens, blasted the National Football League for its decision to air the “black national anthem” before season opening games this season. Owens was incensed over the NFL’s pandering to the Black Lives Matter movement saying, “there is no ‘black national anthem.” He also felt as if the NFL was trying to return to the days of segregation. “There is no ‘black national anthem.’ Why does it feel like the...
    The family of slain Texas soldier Vanessa Guillen, 20, is calling for a congressional investigation into the circumstances surrounding her death. In an interview Friday on Americas Newsroom with host Alicia Acuna, attorney Natalie Khawam said that the system had failed Guillen and that protocols were breached when Guillen – who had been missing since April – was murdered allegedly at the hands of another soldier on the same Texas military installation where they served. SPC. VANESSA GUILLEN, MISSING FOR HOOD SOLDIER, WAS MURDERED AND BODY HACKED TO PIECES, ATTORNEY...
    (CNN)Mary Trumps attorneys are pressing a judge to fully clear her path to publish a bombshell book about dealings with her family, including her uncle President Donald Trump, claiming the confidential settlement she signed decades ago was based on fraudulent financial information.In court filings Thursday night, Mary Trump and her attorneys said blocking the book would be unconstitutional. But they are also arguing that The New York Times investigation into the Trump familys taxes makes clear that the settlement agreement...
    Former NFL player and Republican Utah congressional candidate Burgess Owens tweeted Friday that “there is no ‘black national anthem” and the idea reminds him of segregation. Former NFL player Burgess Owens testifies during a hearing on slavery reparations held by the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties on June 19, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images) “There is no ‘black national anthem’. Why does it feel like the country is trying to...
    Anna Paulina Luna, a United States Air Force veteran and candidate for Florida’s 13th Congressional District, spoke with the Daily Caller’s Samantha Renck about her military service, her congressional bid and more. Luna joined the United States Air Force when she was 17 years old. “When I first joined, I didn’t even tell my parents I was leaving until two months prior,” Luna said. “So, you can imagine my mom freaked out. It was in the middle of the global...
    DENVER (CBS4) – Republican Lauren Boebert, running to represent Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District, will spend July 4th with Pres. Donald Trump. They’ll be celebrating Independence Day at the same event. (credit: Lauren Boebert) Earlier this week, Boebert defeated five-term incumbent Rep. Scott Tipton in the Republican primary. (credit: CBS) Boebert owns a restaurant on the Western Slope that opened for dine-in service last month and violated a cease and desist order. She and her restaurant also made headlines for employees...
    Reuters July 2, 2020 0 Comments Geoffrey Berman, the top federal prosecutor in Manhattan who was ousted from his job last month amid an investigation by his office into President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Rudolph Giuliani, will appear for a closed-door interview before congressional committee next week, a congressional aide said on Thursday. The interview in the House of Representatives Judiciary Committee is set for 12 noon ET on July 9, the aide told Reuters, speaking anonymously because all...
    Reuters July 2, 2020 0 Comments  U.S. congressional leaders will seek more information from top intelligence officials Thursday on reported Russian payments to Taliban militants to kill American soldiers in Afghanistan. The directors of U.S. intelligence agencies were scheduled to brief the “Gang of Eight” made up of congressional leaders and chairs of the intelligence committees in the House of Representatives and U.S. Senate. President Donald Trump, a Republican who has worked to cultivate warmer relations with Moscow, denied...
    By MARY CLARE JALONICK and MATTHEW DALY WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. intelligence chiefs conducted classified briefings Thursday for congressional leaders who have demanded more answers about intelligence assessments that Russia offered bounties for killing U.S. troops in Afghanistan. President Donald Trump has called news reports about the assessments a “hoax,” but hasn’t directly addressed their substance or whether the U.S. has or will respond to Russia. Top intelligence officials, including CIA chief Director Gina Haspel and Director of National...
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. congressional leaders will seek more information from top intelligence officials Thursday on reported Russian payments to Taliban militants to kill American soldiers in Afghanistan. The directors of U.S. intelligence agencies were scheduled to brief the Gang of Eight made up of congressional leaders and chairs of the intelligence committees in the House of Representatives and U.S. Senate. President Donald Trump, a Republican who has worked to cultivate warmer relations with Moscow, denied being briefed on the...
    The Justice Department unsealed six criminal charges that Jeffrey Epstein confidante Ghislaine Maxwell is facing after the FBI arrested her on Thursday morning. The unsealed indictment shows that Maxwell faces two counts of Conspiracy to Entice Minors to Travel to Engage in Illegal Sex Acts, two counts of Conspiracy to Transport Minors with Intent to Engage in Criminal Sexual Activity, and two counts of Perjury. “In particular, from at least in or about 1994, up to and including at least in or...
    To help solution that problem, a new team released on Thursday, named the Local weather Cabinet Motion Fund, strategies to provide bespoke local climate knowledge, coverage suggestions and messaging strategies to candidates and lawmakers. The explosion of new study and policy initiatives, even though heartening to activists, has made a conundrum for strategies not beforehand steeped in the motion or well-knowledgeable on the precise issues of their constituencies. Local climate Cupboard Motion desires to “near that hole,” its founder,...
    Vanessa Guillen, a 20-year-old soldier who disappeared from a U.S. Army base in Texas in April, was promoted from private first class to specialist ahead of a press conference Thursday when Fort Hood officials are expected to provide updates on her case. An attorney representing Guillen’s family said Wednesday that they believe the partial human remains found Tuesday by special agents with the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command (CID) belong to the missing soldier. A medical examiner in Dallas still...
    By MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is denying Congress access to secret grand jury testimony from special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation through the November election. The justices agreed on Thursday to hear the Trump administration’s appeal of a lower court order for the material to be turned over to the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives. The high court’s action will keep the documents out of congressional hands at least until the case is resolved, which...
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is denying Congress access to secret grand jury testimony from special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation through the November election. The justices agreed on Thursday to hear the Trump administration’s appeal of a lower court order for the material to be turned over to the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives. The high court’s action will keep the documents out of congressional hands at least until the case is resolved, which is not likely to happen...
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court keeps hold on secret grand jury testimony from Russia investigation, likely through election. Copyright © 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, written or redistributed.
    Unsealed video clips of the testimony of officials from Planned Parenthood and others in the abortion industry reveal disturbing details of infants surviving abortion and either being left to die or having their organs harvested. The Center for Medical Progress (CMP) released a second video Tuesday from unsealed deposition testimony of abortion industry officials. The depositions are in connection with Planned Parenthood Federation of America v. Center for Medical Progress in the U.S. District Court of the Northern District of...
    The House Foreign Affairs Committee has postponed the testimony of Brian Bulatao, the undersecretary of State for management, which was scheduled for Thursday.  The committee was scheduled to hold a hearing with Bulatao as part of its investigation into the firing of State Department Inspector General Steve Linick. Bulatao was a key figure in the ouster of Linick, whom President TrumpDonald John TrumpUtah Lieutenant Gov. Cox leads Huntsman in close governors race Trump tweets we all miss Ailes after swiping at...
    Newly obtained testimony shows Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) officials and a tissue procurement company either admitting that infants were born alive during abortions or explicitly saying infants showed signs of life, such as a beating heart. The testimony came as part of PPFAs civil suit against activist and Center for Medical Progress founder David Daleiden, who claimed the organization and one of its procurers, Advanced Biosciences Resources (ABR), benefited from infanticide. Released Tuesday, Daleidens compilation of depositions showed Jon Dunn, a PPFA executive, plainly admitting on camera that...