Trump co-hosted the Holocaust denier at the Mar-a-Lago club with Ye, a week after announcing the 2024 run

CNN — Former President Donald Trump this week hosted white nationalist and Holocaust denier Nick Fuentes and rapper Kanye West at his Mar-a-Lago estate. . West, who has legally changed his name to Ye, posted a video on Twitter on Thursday claiming that Trump is “really impressed with Fuentes,” who has repeatedly made anti-Semitic and … Read more

Kevin McCarthy tries to boost his conservative bona fides as pro-Trump lawmakers threaten his bid as speaker

CNN — Three weeks before the midterm elections, Kevin McCarthy infuriated the pro-Trump House Freedom Caucus after the GOP leader publicly suggested that he has yet to see criminal acts committed by the Biden administration. Hardline Republicans — who have agitated to impeach President Joe Biden or any member of his cabinet — tuned in … Read more

Pennsylvania woman found guilty of US Capitol riot case

Jury convicts Riley June Williams on six counts but is split on whether she stole Nancy Pelosi’s laptop. A Pennsylvania woman accused of storming the United States Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, has been convicted of six federal charges, including civil disturbance, theft of government property and assault on police. But on Monday, the jury … Read more

Kanye West returns to Twitter after restrictions for anti-Semitic posts

Ye, the rapper formerly known as Kanye West, has returned to Twitter after a break of more than two weeks. Ye had previously blocked his account after making a series of anti-Semitic remarks. Olivier Douliery | AFP | Getty Images Kanye West, the rapper now called Ye, posted his first tweets after more than two … Read more

Donald Trump’s presidential bid could come from a prison cell

Presidential candidate Donald Trump faces more criminal investigations than any other US president in history. But will running for a second term protect him from prosecution? Or could he eventually rule from behind bars? Trump has a long history of gaming justice. For five decades he evaded lawsuits and tax evasion. And the Republican Party … Read more

Elon Musk restores Donald Trump’s Twitter account | News on social media

Trump’s account resurfaced on Twitter after an Elon Musk poll showed limited support for his reinstatement. Elon Musk has reinstated Donald Trump’s account on Twitter, nearly two years after the former United States president was banned from the social media platform for inciting violence. Trump’s account resurfaced on Twitter on Saturday after Musk, the platform’s … Read more

Donald Trump: Five reasons why his third presidential run is doomed

In the opening scenes of Gladiator the legate of General Maximus says of the Germanic barbarians: “People must know when they are conquered.” To this Maximus simply replies: “Would you Quintus? Would I?” Two millennia later, another Germanic rebel has declared war on the modern Rome that is Washington DC. Like his ancestors, he does … Read more

Allen Weisselberg: Former Trump Org. CFO takes line of allegiance as he testifies under the condition of a plea deal

CNN — Former CFO Allen Weisselberg appeared visibly drawn in Friday’s testimony between loyalty to his employer and the need to cooperate with prosecutors to fulfill his plea deal in the Trump Organization criminal trial. Defense attorneys challenged him to that effect several times Friday morning, and attorney Susan Necheles briefly spoke to him about … Read more

Biden’s 80th, Pelosi’s exit and Trump’s return put the spotlight on the leaders of the future

CNN — On Sunday, America will experience a unique moment in its history: when a sitting president turns 80. Administrative assistants would certainly prefer the other big family celebration at the White House this weekend — the wedding of President Joe Biden’s granddaughter Naomi — to make the most headlines. The political sensibilities of having … Read more

Nancy Pelosi: Biden ally, first female Speaker of the House of Representatives to reign

Nancy Pelosi, the landmark first female speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, said Thursday she will step down as party leader when Republicans take control of the chamber in January. Pelosi, the leader of the Democratic Party and a close ally of US President Joe Biden, is following last week’s midterm elections. While the … Read more