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FILE - Marilynn "Lynn" Malerba stands next to a photograph of late Chief Ralph Sturges at Tribal offices in Uncasville, Conn., on March 4, 2010. Malerba, who is Native American, was nominated to be U.S. Treasurer in a historic first, Tuesday, June 21, 2022. Biden's nomination of Malerba to the federal Treasury role was announced ahead of Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen's visit to the Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota, Tuesday.

1st Native American U.S. treasurer to be appointed, head Mint

FILE - Marilynn "Lynn" Malerba stands next to a photograph of late Chief Ralph Sturges at Tribal offices in Uncasville, Conn., on March 4, 2010. Malerba, who is Native American, was nominated to be U.S. Treasurer in a historic first, Tuesday, June 21, 2022. Biden's nomination of Malerba to the federal Treasury role was announced ahead of Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen's visit to the Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota, Tuesday.

June 21, 2022, 7:54am Politics

A Native American is being appointed U.S. treasurer, a historic first. Read story

The U.S. Supreme Court, Tuesday, June 21, 2022 in Washington.

Supreme Court rejects Bayer bid to stop Roundup lawsuits

The U.S. Supreme Court, Tuesday, June 21, 2022 in Washington.

June 21, 2022, 7:53am Business

The Supreme Court has rejected Bayer’s appeal to shut down thousands of lawsuits claiming that its Roundup weedkiller causes cancer. Read story

Motorists navigate the intersection of Northeast 179th Street and Northeast 29th Avenue, one of two intersections planned for improvements in the county Northeast 179th Street project.

Clark County staff redouble outreach efforts on 179th Street improvement project

Motorists navigate the intersection of Northeast 179th Street and Northeast 29th Avenue, one of two intersections planned for improvements in the county Northeast 179th Street project.

June 21, 2022, 6:05am Clark County News

Residents opposed to some elements of the county’s proposed Northeast 179th Street improvement project are getting another chance to voice their concerns. Read story

New York passes landmark voting rights legislation

June 20, 2022, 4:23pm Politics

New York’s governor signed a law Monday intended to prevent local officials from enacting rules that might suppress people’s voting rights because of their race. Read story

A video exhibit plays as the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the Capitol holds a hearing at the Capitol in Washington on Thursday. (J.

Georgia’s Raffensperger to testify at next 1/6 hearing

A video exhibit plays as the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the Capitol holds a hearing at the Capitol in Washington on Thursday. (J.

June 20, 2022, 4:18pm Latest News

Embattled Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger is set to testify Tuesday at the House Jan. 6 committee about the extraordinary pressure he faced from former President Donald Trump to “find 11,780” votes that could flip the state to prevent Joe Biden’s election victory Read story

Trump: McCarthy decision to snub Jan. 6 panel ‘very, very foolish’

June 20, 2022, 4:15pm Politics

Former President Donald Trump derided Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., for the House minority leader’s “very, very foolish decision” not to participate in the congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol. Read story

Man accused in fatal Wisconsin parade crash changes plea

June 20, 2022, 4:15pm Nation & World

A man accused of killing six people and injuring dozens more when he allegedly drove his SUV through a Christmas parade in suburban Milwaukee last year has decided to mount an insanity defense, his attorneys said Monday. Read story

House Jan. 6 committee to reveal Meadows’ pressure on Georgia election officials

June 20, 2022, 1:08pm Politics

The House Jan. 6 committee plans to show that President Donald Trump’s then-chief of staff Mark Meadows “had an intimate role … in this plot to put pressure on (Georgia) state legislators and on elections officials,” Rep. Adam B. Schiff, a member of the panel, told the Los Angeles Times… Read story