Lawsuit sparks investigation into absentee ballots

Lawsuit sparks investigation into absentee ballots

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger gives an afternoon update on the Georgia primary election at the Election Command Center in Atlanta, Georgia, May 24, 2022. Alyssa Pointer | Reuters Follow CNBC’s live blog covering Monday’s campaigns ahead November 8 midterm elections. A Georgia judge on Monday extended the deadline for receiving absentee ballots in … Read more

Judge approves independent monitor in victory for New York AG

Judge approves independent monitor in victory for New York AG

The entrance to Trump Tower on 5th Avenue is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York City, May 19, 2021. Shannon Stapleton | Reuters A New York state judge has approved the appointment of a special monitor to oversee the Trump Organization’s accounts and reports, and has barred the company from transferring non-cash assets … Read more

Election officials face armed militia presence at some polling stations

Election officials face armed militia presence at some polling stations

A voter places a ballot in a drop box outside the Maricopa County Elections Department on August 2, 2022 in Phoenix, Arizona. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images A pair of gunmen and masked men in tactical gear stood guard at the polls in Mesa, Arizona, on October 21 as people began voting in the 2022 … Read more

Close to 26 million Americans have applied for student loan forgiveness

Close to 26 million Americans have applied for student loan forgiveness

SKLA | iStock | Getty Images Close to 26 million Americans have applied for student loan forgiveness, and the Biden administration has already approved 16 million of the requests, the White House said Thursday. Still, its entire loan-cancellation plan could be in jeopardy because of legal challenges brought by Republicans, it warned. “If Republican officials … Read more

Close to 26 million Americans have applied for student loan forgiveness

Close to 26 million Americans have applied for student loan forgiveness

SKLA | iStock | Getty Images Close to 26 million Americans have applied for student loan forgiveness, and the Biden administration has already approved 16 million of the requests, the White House said Thursday. Still, its entire loan-cancellation plan could be in jeopardy because of legal challenges brought by Republicans, it warned. “If Republican officials … Read more

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos sued by former housekeeper

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos sued by former housekeeper

Jeff Bezos, owner of Blue Origin, introduces a new lunar lander called Blue Moon during an event at the Washington Convention Center on May 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Mark Wilson | Getty Images A woman who says she worked as a housekeeper for Jeff Bezos is suing Amazon founder and companies that manage his … Read more

Former boxer Goran Gogic charged with trafficking in cocaine worth 1 billion dollars

Former boxer Goran Gogic charged with trafficking in cocaine worth 1 billion dollars

Goran Gogic of Germany ends up on the floor during the heavyweight fight against Pedro Carrion during Arena Boxing Night at Alterdorfer Sporthalle on December 15, 2006 in Hamburg, Germany. Friedemann Vogel | Bongart | Getty Images The former heavyweight boxer Goran Gogic was charged on Monday by the US Department of Justice for trafficking … Read more

Capitol Police had surveillance footage of Pelosi’s home during the attack, but no one monitored it

Capitol Police had surveillance footage of Pelosi’s home during the attack, but no one monitored it

San Francisco police officers and FBI agents gather in front of the House of US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) on October 28, 2022 in San Francisco, California. Paul Pelosi, the husband of US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, was violently attacked in their home by an intruder. Justin Sullivan | Getty … Read more

Accused fraudster Justin Costello has previously posed as a billionaire and threatened police, police say

Accused fraudster Justin Costello has previously posed as a billionaire and threatened police, police say

Zoom in iconArrows pointing outwards Justin Costello yearbook photo “It’s easy to be someone you’re not, but hard to be yourself,” Wisconsin teenager Justin Costello wrote under his senior picture in the 1999 Oconomowoc High School yearbook. Twenty-three years later, an FBI SWAT team would arrest Costello, who was hiding from police outside San Diego, … Read more

Accused Paul Pelosi attacker David DePape pleads not guilty

Accused Paul Pelosi attacker David DePape pleads not guilty

David Depape is shown in Berkeley, Calif., Friday, Dec. 13, 2013. An intruder attacked and severely beat the husband of Representative Nancy Pelosi with a hammer at the couple’s home in San Francisco early Friday, Oct. 28, 2022, while he led for the democratic leader. Police were called to the home to check on Paul … Read more