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May 10 2022
CLAIM: “This MAGA crowd is really the most extreme political organization that’s existed in American history.”
VERDICT: FALSE. MAGA is not an extremist group, while there are several examples of actual extremist groups in the U.S.
President Joe Biden attacked MAGA — the acronym for former President Donald Trump’s campaign slogan, “Make America Great Again” — in remarks WednesdayBreitbart Fact Check
Nov 21 2022
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It’s everyone’s favorite time of year– getting to have political discussions with family around the dinner table! I mean, Thanksgiving.
For some, Thanksgiving is an excuse to get together with loved ones, share a meal and give thanks for what we have.BridgeUSA
Jul 06 2022
COVID-19 was the third leading cause of death in the U.S. in 2020 and 2021, accounting for 1 in 8 lives lost, according to a new review of death certificate data in JAMA Internal Medicine.
Why it matters: The virus exacted a huge human toll even after vaccines became widely available and indirectly affected other causes of death like heart attacks and strokes, in part by discouragingAxios
Jun 15 2022
How to watch Thursday's House Jan. 6 committee hearing focusing on Trump's "relentless" pressure on Pence
The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol will hold the third in a series of public hearings on Thursday beginning at 1 p.m. ET.
CBS News will broadcast the hearing as a Special Report.
Committee vice chair Rep. Liz Cheney tweeted a preview of the hearing, saying it would be focused on "President Trump's relentless effort on Jan. 6 and in theCBS News (Online)
Apr 27 2022
Representative Kevin McCarthy, the House Republican leader, feared in the aftermath of the Jan. 6 attack that several far-right members of Congress would incite violence against other lawmakers, identifying several by name as security risks in private conversations with party leaders.
Mr. McCarthy talked to other congressional Republicans about wanting to rein in multiple hard-linersNew York Times (News)
Mar 31 2022
A journalist who conducted Trump's latest interview was disowned by The Hill and Fox News after pushing disinformation about the Bidens and Ukraine
Donald Trump has once again provoked controversy with remarks about Russian President Vladimir Putin.
In an interview with the conservative journalist John Solomon on Tuesday on Solomon's streaming service, Real America's Voice, Trump addressed the war in Ukraine and called on the Russian president to provide information about Hunter Biden, Joe Biden's son, who is the target of aBusiness Insider
Aug 05 2022
Rep. Liz Cheney pushed hard for Attorney Merrick Garland to criminally charge former President Donald Trump for his part in the January 6 attack on the Capitol.
CNN anchor Kasie Hunt has been rolling out bits and pieces of her exclusive interview with the embattled congresswoman, who has served as something of a ramrod for the anti-Trump movement by virtue of her vice chairmanship ofMediaite
Jul 05 2022
July Fourth celebrations in Highland Park, Illinois, end in terror after mass shooting leaves 6 dead and dozens injured
A day of national celebration turned to tragedy Monday when a gunman killed six people and injured dozens more at a July Fourth parade in Highland Park, Illinois -- leaving the nation grieving yet another mass shooting.
The suspected shooter, identified by authorities as Robert E. Crimo III, used a "high-powered rifle" in an attack that appeared to be "random" and "intentional," policeCNN (Online News)
Sep 05 2021
Twenty years after the 9/11 terror attacks, a record-high 64% of U.S. adults say Americans have permanently changed the way they live because of those attacks. Moreover, at least one in four Americans say they, personally, have permanently changed the way they live, and substantial minorities continue to express apprehension about flying, going into skyscrapers and overseas travel.
Jun 14 2022
Weeks after the US president warned China over Taiwan, Beijing has delivered its sternest rebuttal yet, saying it would "resolutely crush any attempt" at Taiwan's independence.
On Sunday, China's Defence Minister General Wei Fenghe essentially accused the US of supporting the island's independence, saying it was "violating its promise on Taiwan" and "interfering" in China's affairs.BBC News