World News

Iran nuclear site hit by blackout from ‘breach’ after uranium enrichment starts

Iran has claimed one of its nuclear sites has been "breached" after a blackout earlier today (April 11). The Energy Committee of the Iranian Shura Council has said it believes the defect at the Natanz nuclear site was caused by a "breach" but hasn't commented further. Officials say there are no injuries at the site, […]

World News

Donald Trump accuses ‘crazies’ of ‘rigging election’ during strange Easter rant

Former US president Donald Trump accused "Radical Left CRAZIES" or "rigging" the last year's election in a strange rant meant to celebrate Easter. The 74-year-old Republican, who lost the White House to Democrat Joe Biden in November last year, issued the bizarre statement this weekend to marked the holy festivities. Writing from his Save America […]

World News

Daughter of Donald Trump’s lawyer graphically details why she loves threesomes

The daughter of Donald Trump's lawyer has detailed why she likes threesomes in a 2,332-word essay. Caroline Giuliani, 32, started her Vanity Fair piece with: "I want to watch my boyfriend bend you over." The American filmmaker said she started dating couples after bragging she was having so much sex her stainless steel frame bed […]

Politics

Trump calls for GOP unity, repeats lies about election loss

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Taking the stage for the first time since leaving office, former President Donald Trump on Sunday called for Republican Party unity, even as he exacerbated intraparty divisions and trumpeted lies about the election in a speech that made clear he intends to remain a dominant political force. Speaking at the Conservative […]

Business

Voting machine company sues My Pillow and its pro-Trump chief

By Jan Wolfe Feb 22 (Reuters) – Dominion Voting Systems Inc on Mondayfiled a defamation lawsuit against businessman Mike Lindell,chief executive of My Pillow Inc, for spreading false conspiracytheories that Dominion's machines rigged November’s presidentialelection. The Denver-based company filed the case in federal court inWashington, seeking $1.3 billion in damages. Chaska,Minnesota-based My Pillow is named […]

Politics

Trump, in Scorching Attack on McConnell, Urges G.O.P. to Replace Him

Former President Donald J. Trump on Tuesday made a slashing and lengthy attack on Senator Mitch McConnell, the Republican minority leader, calling him a “dour, sullen, and unsmiling political hack” and arguing that the party would suffer losses in the future if he remained in charge. “If Republican senators are going to stay with him, […]

Politics

After not-guilty vote, McConnell says Trump 'morally responsible' for Capitol riot

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell called Donald Trump "practically and morally responsible" for his supporters' deadly attack on the Capitol, only moments after voting to acquit the Republican former president on an impeachment charge of inciting the melee. The top Senate Republican explained the unexpected turnabout at the end of a […]

Analysis & Comment

Opinion | Impeachment Offers Republicans Grace. They Don’t Want It.

During her impeachment presentation on Wednesday, Stacey Plaskett, who represents the Virgin Islands in the House, explained how Donald Trump winked at violence from his base in the weeks leading up to the Jan. 6 Capitol attack. She showed a video of Nick Fuentes, a white supremacist, bellowing through a bullhorn at the second so-called […]

Politics

Mike Lee Suggests Trump Should Get a 'Mulligan' for Capitol Riot Day Speech

Senator Mike Lee of Utah, a conservative Republican, suggested on Tuesday that former President Donald J. Trump be given a “mulligan” for exhorting an angry gathering of supporters to march on the Capitol on Jan. 6. Mr. Lee, appearing on Fox News, was asked if he thought Mr. Trump’s speech was “different” from comments made […]

Politics

The First Trial Seemed Abstract. This One Is a Visceral Reckoning Over Trump.

This was no phone call transcript, no dry words on a page open to interpretation. This was a horde of extremists pushing over barricades and beating police officers. This was a mob smashing windows and pounding on doors. This was a mass of marauders setting up a gallows and shouting, “Take the building!” and “Fight […]