Category: Politics

Police: 5 dead, 19 hospitalized in shooting at July 4 parade

At least five people are dead and 19 were taken to hospitals after a shooting at a July Fourth parade in a Chicago suburb, and officers are searching for a suspect, police said Monday. The Chicago Sun-Times reported that the parade began around 10 a.m. but it was suddenly...

Last WWII Medal of Honor recipient to lie in honor at Capitol

WASHINGTON — Hershel W. “Woody” Williams, the last remaining Medal of Honor recipient from World War II, will lie in honor at the Capitol, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said Sunday. A date and other details will be announced later, Pelosi and Schumer said...

Judge asks U.S. if Saudi crown prince should be immune from suit

The order comes days before Biden is scheduled to visit Saudi Arabia, a trip that has prompted accusations of Biden reversing his promise to make the country a “pariah” after the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Kareem Fahim Link...

Long-missing Alexander Hamilton letter put on public display

BOSTON — A letter written by Alexander Hamilton in 1780 and believed stolen decades ago from the Massachusetts state archives is going back on display — though not exactly in the room where it happened. The founding father’s letter will be the featured piece at the Commonwealth Museum’s annual...

Multiple criminal referrals of Trump possible, Cheney says

“What kind of man knows that a mob is armed and sends the mob to attack the Capitol and further incites that mob when his own vice president is under threat?” Cheney said on ABC’s “This Week.” Amy B Wang Link...

Thomas Lee retires from Utah’s Supreme Court, but still has big plans

Utah Supreme Court Justice Thomas Lee poses for a photo inside the Supreme Court at the Matheson Courthouse in Salt Lake City on Friday, June 10, 2022. Spenser Heaps, Deseret News Thomas Lee has always kept himself very busy. When he left a law firm in 1997 to work...