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Election Signs for the Cuellars
The congressman, his brother and his sister wield unusual power in South Texas. Documents and interviews with more than 25 local officials, business leaders and residents show just how far it stretches.
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May 24, 2024 10:11 AM
The International Court of Justice, which is the top court of the United Nations, said Friday that Israel must “immediately halt” its military operation in Rafah.
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May 23, 2024 02:41 PM
The Louisiana Senate approved a bill Thursday that would classify abortion medication as a controlled substance. Gov. Jeff Landry is expected to sign it into law. NOTUS’ Oriana González previously reported on how the bill is a novel way to curb abortion pills and could be copied in other states.
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May 23, 2024 02:15 PM
The Justice Department and states sued Ticketmaster’s parent company, Live Nation, on Thursday. The suit alleges that the company has an unfair monopoly on ticketing. It could lead to the entertainment giant being broken up.
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May 23, 2024 09:02 AM
After months of calling former President Donald Trump dangerous, Nikki Haley said Wednesday that she’ll vote for him in November.
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May 22, 2024 05:26 PM
Sen. Rick Scott told his colleagues in a letter that he’s putting himself forward for Senate GOP leader, The Wall Street Journal reported. Sens. John Thune and John Cornyn are already in the race to replace Sen. Mitch McConnell.
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May 22, 2024 04:16 PM
The tax charge trial for President Joe Biden’s son Hunter was postponed until Sept. 5. It was originally scheduled to start in June, but the defense asked for more time because the younger Biden is facing trial in a separate case beginning early next month.
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May 22, 2024 11:45 AM
The Republican National Committee headquarters on the Hill was put on lockdown on Wednesday morning. NBC News reported that someone sent vials of blood to the building; the source of the package is under investigation.
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May 22, 2024 11:37 AM
The Senate expects to confirm President Joe Biden’s 200th judicial nominee on Wednesday — a high figure for this point in a presidency. Along with one Supreme Court justice, he has appointed 42 judges to the U.S. courts of appeals, 155 judges to U.S. district courts and two to the Court of International Trade, according to CBS News.
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May 21, 2024 10:31 AM
Closing arguments are coming next week. “We’ll be resting pretty quickly, meaning resting the case,” Trump told reporters outside court. “I won’t be resting. I don’t rest.”
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May 20, 2024 03:32 PM
Next up are witnesses for the defense. Closing arguments are expected to begin early next week.
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May 20, 2024 12:47 PM
“And let me be clear,” the president said in a statement, “whatever this prosecutor might imply, there is no equivalence — none — between Israel and Hamas.”
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May 20, 2024 09:49 AM
A federal judge in Texas temporarily blocked full implementation of the president’s new gun rule, which went into effect on Monday. The ruling on Sunday blocked the rule from being implemented in Texas and against members of certain gun groups. NOTUS’ Ben T.N. Mause previously reported on criticism over the rule from former ATF agents.
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May 20, 2024 07:44 AM
The International Criminal Court prosecutor said Israeli government leaders “bear criminal responsibility” for a set of war crimes and crimes against humanity. And Hamas, he said, was responsible for “unconscionable crimes” on Oct. 7.
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May 20, 2024 07:36 AM
The crash was due to a “technical failure,” state news said.
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May 16, 2024 11:27 AM
There might be a summer VP debate coming to CBS: The Biden campaign has accepted, but there’s no word from the Trump campaign yet. Any debate would come after the Republican National Convention, where a GOP VP nominee would be made official.
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