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

Nancy Pelosi says attacks on husband will affect leadership decision

Nancy Pelosi says attacks on husband will affect leadership decision

US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) holds a press conference at the US Capitol in Washington on September 22, 2022. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the brutal attack on her husband in the home last month will affect her decision on whether to remain in the Democratic leadership of … Read more

Accused Paul Pelosi attacker David DePape may be deported

Accused Paul Pelosi attacker David DePape may be deported

David Wayne DePape, 42, who is accused of breaking into US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s home in San Francisco and hitting her husband in the head with a hammer, wears his arm in a sling before San Francisco Superior Court Judge Diane Northway at the San Francisco Criminal Courts , California, November 1, 2022 in … 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

Supreme Court rejects Senator Lindsey Graham’s bid to block subpoena

Supreme Court rejects Senator Lindsey Graham’s bid to block subpoena

U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham (RS.C.) looks on during a press conference calling for the designation of Russia as a state sponsor of terrorism, on Capitol Hill, in Washington, U.S., on September 14, 2022. Tom Brenner | Reuters The Supreme Court on Tuesday denied a request by Sen. Lindsey Graham, R.S.C., to block a subpoena seeking … Read more

Paul Pelosi attacker David DePape faces federal charges

Paul Pelosi attacker David DePape faces federal charges

Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi and her husband Paul Pelosi arrive on the red carpet for the Time 100 Gala at Lincoln Center in New York on April 23, 2019. Angela Weiss | AFP | Getty Images The Justice Department plans to announce two federal charges Monday against the man … Read more

Fake billionaire Justin Costello co-defendant settles SEC complaint

Fake billionaire Justin Costello co-defendant settles SEC complaint

Zoom in iconArrows pointing outwards FBI poster for Justin Costello FBI The Securities and Exchange Commission has agreed to settle a civil lawsuit against a man accused of five separate penny stock pump-and-dump schemes, court filings revealed Friday. The man, David Ferraro, is accused of using his prolific Twitter account to help another defendant, former … Read more

Trump loses court bid to block Congress from obtaining tax returns

Trump loses court bid to block Congress from obtaining tax returns

Former US President Donald Trump looks on during a rally in Warren, Michigan, US, on October 1, 2022. Dieu-nalio Chery | Reuters Former President Donald Trump on Thursday lost his latest effort in court to block years of his income tax returns from being given to the House Ways and Means Committee. The federal appeals … Read more

Trump aide Mark Meadows ordered to testify before Georgia grand jury

Trump aide Mark Meadows ordered to testify before Georgia grand jury

White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows speaks to reporters after a television interview outside the White House in Washington, U.S. on October 21, 2020. Alexander Drago | Reuters A South Carolina judge on Wednesday ordered former Trump White House chief of staff Mark Meadows to comply with a subpoena by a Georgia grand jury … Read more