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Independent launches long-shot bid for Washington’s 3rd Congressional District

June 14, 2024, 6:02am Clark County News

John Saulie-Rohman wants to shake up the race for Washington’s 3rd Congressional District. Read story

Supreme Court strikes down Trump-era ban on rapid-fire rifle bump stocks, reopening political fight

June 14, 2024, 2:05pm Latest News

The Supreme Court on Friday struck down a Trump-era ban on bump stocks, the rapid-fire gun accessories used in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, in a ruling that threw firearms back into… Read story

FILE - Attorney General Merrick Garland speaks at the Department of Justice, Aug. 11, 2023, in Washington.

Speaker Johnson says House will go to court after DOJ refused to prosecute

FILE - Attorney General Merrick Garland speaks at the Department of Justice, Aug. 11, 2023, in Washington.

June 14, 2024, 9:39pm Politics

Speaker Mike Johnson said Friday the House will go to court to enforce the subpoena against Attorney General Merrick Garland for access to President Joe Biden’s special counsel audio interview, hours after the Justice Department refused to prosecute Republicans’ contempt of Congress charge. Read story

A bingo card at the campaign event for seniors in support of President Joe Biden&rsquo;s reelection campaign, Thursday, June 13, 2024, in Phoenix.

‘Biden Bingo’: The president’s campaign adapts a classic game to include malarkey and aviators

A bingo card at the campaign event for seniors in support of President Joe Biden&rsquo;s reelection campaign, Thursday, June 13, 2024, in Phoenix.

June 14, 2024, 5:31pm Nation & World

DeAnna Mireau reached into a container and fished out a scrap of paper. Read story

FILE - This image provided by the U.S. Army shows trucks loaded with humanitarian aid from the United Arab Emirates and the United States Agency for International Development cross the Trident Pier before arriving on the beach on the Gaza Strip, May 17, 2024. The U.S.-built pier to bring food to Gaza is facing one of its most serious challenges yet. The United Nations is deciding if it can keep safely delivering supplies from the U.S. sea route to starving Palestinians (Staff Sgt. Malcolm Cohens-Ashley/U.S.

U.S.-built pier in Gaza is facing its latest challenge — whether the UN will keep delivering the aid

FILE - This image provided by the U.S. Army shows trucks loaded with humanitarian aid from the United Arab Emirates and the United States Agency for International Development cross the Trident Pier before arriving on the beach on the Gaza Strip, May 17, 2024. The U.S.-built pier to bring food to Gaza is facing one of its most serious challenges yet. The United Nations is deciding if it can keep safely delivering supplies from the U.S. sea route to starving Palestinians (Staff Sgt. Malcolm Cohens-Ashley/U.S.

June 14, 2024, 3:33pm Politics

The U.S.-built pier to bring food to Gaza is facing one of its most serious challenges yet — its humanitarian partner is deciding if it can safely and ethically keep delivering supplies arriving by the U.S. sea route to starving Palestinians. Read story

Former President Donald Trump speaks to reporters at the National Republican Senatorial Committee, Thursday, June 13, 2024, in Washington.

Donald Trump’s 78th birthday becomes a show of loyalty for his fans and fellow Republicans

Former President Donald Trump speaks to reporters at the National Republican Senatorial Committee, Thursday, June 13, 2024, in Washington.

June 14, 2024, 1:29pm Nation & World

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Donald Trump spent the day before his 78th birthday being feted by Republicans in Congress who sang “Happy Birthday” and presented him with a cake and gifts. It was a remarkable show of loyalty for a former president who was shunned by many of… Read story

President Joe Biden, accompanied by first lady Jill Biden, speaks during a Congressional picnic on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, June 4, 2024.

Judge blocks Biden’s Title IX rule in four states, dealing a blow to protections for LGBTQ+ students

President Joe Biden, accompanied by first lady Jill Biden, speaks during a Congressional picnic on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, June 4, 2024.

June 14, 2024, 8:38am Politics

The Biden administration’s new Title IX rule expanding protections for LGBTQ+ students has been temporarily blocked in four states after a federal judge in Louisiana found that it overstepped the Education Department’s authority. Read story

Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump speaks with reporters at the National Republican Senatorial Committee, Thursday, June 13, 2024, in Washington.

Trump offers CEOs a cut to corporate taxes. Biden’s team touts his support for global alliances

Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump speaks with reporters at the National Republican Senatorial Committee, Thursday, June 13, 2024, in Washington.

June 14, 2024, 8:36am Business

Former President Donald Trump told an influential group of CEOs that he wants to further cut the corporate tax rate he lowered while in office, while President Joe Biden’s chief of staff separately told them that the Democratic incumbent’s emphasis on global alliances would help their businesses. Read story

Legislative Branch spending bill advances without member pay bump

June 14, 2024, 8:36am Politics

The House Appropriations Committee on Thursday night reinstated language in the fiscal 2025 Legislative Branch spending bill blocking a cost-of-living adjustment for members of Congress, which they’ve denied themselves every year for more than a decade. Read story

French President Emmanuel Macron, right shakes hands with Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune during a working session on AI, Energy, Africa and Mideast at the G7 summit, in Borgo Egnazia, near Bari in southern Italy, Friday, June 14, 2024.

Analysis: What was Macron thinking? G7 leaders lament his risky bet

French President Emmanuel Macron, right shakes hands with Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune during a working session on AI, Energy, Africa and Mideast at the G7 summit, in Borgo Egnazia, near Bari in southern Italy, Friday, June 14, 2024.

June 14, 2024, 8:30am Nation & World

Emmanuel Macron isn’t one for keeping a low profile. Typically, at the Group of Seven meetings, he’s one of the loudest voices in the room. But right now, he’s looking more like a spent force. Read story