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McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

A fourth coronavirus stimulus package could pass Congress next month but will be significantly smaller than the historic spending measures seen so far, Senate [...] Read full article: McConnell: Senate will work on coronavir...→

McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

McConnell: Senate will work on coronavirus relief bill ‘in the next month’

A fourth coronavirus stimulus package could pass Congress next month but will be significantly smaller than the historic spending measures seen so far, Senate [...] Read full article: McConnell: Senate will work on coronavir...→

Resort on coronavirus-free Bahamas island costs $300K/month

Resort on coronavirus-free Bahamas island costs $300K/month

The Caribbean property's 13 bungalows can hold 25 people — and food and water sports are included. Read full article: Resort on coronavirus-free Bahamas islan...→

Police reform bill fails in the Senate, Ohio Sen. Brown: “Not a serious proposal”

Police reform bill fails in the Senate, Ohio Sen. Brown: “Not a serious proposal”

WASHINGTON D.C. (WCMH) — Despite weeks of protests, Congress has been unable to agree on how to change law enforcement. On Thursday, the Senate tried but faile [...] Read full article: Police reform bill fails in the Senate, ...→

Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do nothing’ police reform bill

Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do nothing’ police reform bill

Senate Democrats on Wednesday blocked a Republican police reform bill, saying it didn’t go far enough to address national unrest over the killing of George Flo [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do ...→

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

A Republican-authored police reform bill failed in a Senate test vote Wednesday after Democrats opposed the bill on the basis it did not go far enough -- spark [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans' police reform bill f...→

Senate Heads for Showdown Over Republican Police Reform Bill

The U.S. Senate headed for a showdown on Wednesday over a Republican police reform bill that Democrats have rejected as too limited to rein in police misconduc [...] Read full article: Senate Heads for Showdown Over Republica...→

Kentucky Senate primary race to decide who challenges Mitch McConnell too close to call

Kentucky Senate primary race to decide who challenges Mitch McConnell too close to call

Amy McGrath, has a slight edge in a challenge from state representative Charles Booker. In New York, House Foreign Affairs Chair Eliot Engel is behind progress [...] Read full article: Kentucky Senate primary race to decide w...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Fahad Shah, 44, was charged in an indictment unsealed Tuesday with wire fraud, false statements to a financial institution and money laundering. Read full article: Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Co...→

Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Glazer’s bill to raise fines on short-term rentals

Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Glazer’s bill to raise fines on short-term rentals

The bill, SB 1049, was approved on a bipartisan vote, 32-7, and moves to the Assembly, Glazer’s office said in a release Tuesday. Read full article: Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Gl...→

Police reform bill likely dying in Senate

Police reform bill likely dying in Senate

A partisan standoff between Senate Republicans and Democrats on Tuesday is likely to quash efforts at sweeping reform to policing practices in the U.S. despite [...] Read full article: Police reform bill likely dying in Senat...→

DCFS set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little too late’

DCFS set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little too late’

Illinois Department of Children and Family Services set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little t [...] Read full article: DCFS set to resume parental visits after...→

Senate bill would strip president’s power to federalize DC police | WTOP

The legislation is co-sponsored by Sen. Chris Van Hollen, who is sharply critical of the way protests near the White House were handled earlier this month. Read full article: Senate bill would strip president’s powe...→

Senate Dems say Republican version of police reform bill isn’t enough

Senate Dems say Republican version of police reform bill isn’t enough

Republicans in the US Senate tried to bring up their police reform bill but Democrats blocked it calling their reforms a political stunt rather than a good fai [...] Read full article: Senate Dems say Republican version of po...→

Policing reform bill fails to move forward in Senate

Policing reform bill fails to move forward in Senate

Senate Democrats voted almost unanimously on Wednesday against a Republican policing reform proposal, effectively ending Congressional efforts to rein in law e [...] Read full article: Policing reform bill fails to move forwa...→

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday accused Democrats of a “bizarre new ultimatum” on police reform, saying Democrats want to be allowed to rew [...] Read full article: McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new u...→

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

With no breakthrough in sight, the Senate appears to be headed toward an impasse on police reform. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) warned on the ev [...] Read full article: Senate GOP police reform bill facing gri...→

Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible' threat to block Tim Scott's police reform bill

Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible' threat to block Tim Scott's police reform bill

Sen. Mike Braun, R-Ind., told "The Daily Briefing" Tuesday that both parties should find a middle ground on the issue of law enforcement reform after Senate De [...] Read full article: Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible'...→

Georgia Senate passes bipartisan hate crimes bill

Georgia’s state Senate has passed hate crimes legislation deemed essential by state leaders after lawmakers struck a deal to remove language protecting police Read full article: Georgia Senate passes bipartisan hate cr...→

McConnell dings Democrats for threatening to block debate on GOP police reform bill

McConnell dings Democrats for threatening to block debate on GOP police reform bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday brushed off Democrats’ concerns about proceeding with the Senate GOP’s police reform package this week, as th [...] Read full article: McConnell dings Democrats for threatenin...→

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Three top Senate Democrats said in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday that Senate Republicans’ policing overhaul bill is “not salvag [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill i...→

Senate Confirms McConnell Ally to Top Federal Appeals Court

On Friday, the U.S. Senate is set to vote on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination. The FBI wrapped up its investigation into sexual misconduct clai [...] Read full article: Senate Confirms McConnell Ally to Top Fe...→

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Three moderate Democrats did want to "get on to" police reform, and sided with Republicans -- who voted uniformly in favor of the motion, except for McConnell, [...] Read full article: Who are the Democrats who voted to start...→

Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling block

Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling block

Much as lawmakers have failed to act during times of crisis on gun control or immigration changes there’s a familiar standoff despite broad support. An Associa [...] Read full article: Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling ...→

Senate Democrats poised to block Republican police reform bill

Senate Democrats poised to block Republican police reform bill

Democrats say the plan doesn't go nearly far enough in tackling police misconduct. Republicans chastised them for refusing to even begin debate. Read full article: Senate Democrats poised to block Republi...→

Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s policing bill

Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s policing bill

The Senate is bracing for a partisan showdown Wednesday on Republicans’ policing package, with Democrats threatening to kill the bill before it gets to a full [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s ...→

Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police reform bill, setting up stalemate in Congress

Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police reform bill, setting up stalemate in Congress

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer called the GOP reform bill "deeply, fundamentally and irrevocably flawed." Read full article: Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police ...→

Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to Shirk Law and Rack Up a Bill

Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to Shirk Law and Rack Up a Bill

A Southern California family said their landlord used the stay-at-home order to sidestep a state law protecting renters, which put them on the hook for hundred [...] Read full article: Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to...→

Spain lifts national state of emergency after 3-month coronavirus lockdown

Spain lifts national state of emergency after 3-month coronavirus lockdown

The country's 47 million residents can freely travel for the first time since mid-March, but the prime minister warned, "The virus can return and it can hit us [...] Read full article: Spain lifts national state of emergency ...→

Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate primary, reshaping contest to take on McConnell

Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate primary, reshaping contest to take on McConnell

After a string of recent killings of African Americans by law enforcement, the Kentucky Senate Democratic primary is on new terrain. Read full article: Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate...→

Perot Museum To Reopen Next Month With New Safety Procedures During Coronavirus Pandemic

Dallas' Perot Museum of Nature and Science will reopen on Thursday, July 9 with new public-health protocols and ticketing procedures. Read full article: Perot Museum To Reopen Next Month With N...→

Resort on coronavirus-free Bahamas island costs $300K/month

Resort on coronavirus-free Bahamas island costs $300K/month

The Caribbean property's 13 bungalows can hold 25 people — and food and water sports are included. Read full article: Resort on coronavirus-free Bahamas islan...→

Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do nothing’ police reform bill

Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do nothing’ police reform bill

Senate Democrats on Wednesday blocked a Republican police reform bill, saying it didn’t go far enough to address national unrest over the killing of George Flo [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do ...→

Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling block

Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling block

Much as lawmakers have failed to act during times of crisis on gun control or immigration changes there’s a familiar standoff despite broad support. An Associa [...] Read full article: Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling ...→

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday accused Democrats of a “bizarre new ultimatum” on police reform, saying Democrats want to be allowed to rew [...] Read full article: McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new u...→

Senate Heads for Showdown Over Republican Police Reform Bill

The U.S. Senate headed for a showdown on Wednesday over a Republican police reform bill that Democrats have rejected as too limited to rein in police misconduc [...] Read full article: Senate Heads for Showdown Over Republica...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police reform bill, setting up stalemate in Congress

Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police reform bill, setting up stalemate in Congress

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer called the GOP reform bill "deeply, fundamentally and irrevocably flawed." Read full article: Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police ...→

Georgia Senate passes bipartisan hate crimes bill

Georgia’s state Senate has passed hate crimes legislation deemed essential by state leaders after lawmakers struck a deal to remove language protecting police Read full article: Georgia Senate passes bipartisan hate cr...→

Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Glazer’s bill to raise fines on short-term rentals

Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Glazer’s bill to raise fines on short-term rentals

The bill, SB 1049, was approved on a bipartisan vote, 32-7, and moves to the Assembly, Glazer’s office said in a release Tuesday. Read full article: Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Gl...→

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Three top Senate Democrats said in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday that Senate Republicans’ policing overhaul bill is “not salvag [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill i...→

Spain lifts national state of emergency after 3-month coronavirus lockdown

Spain lifts national state of emergency after 3-month coronavirus lockdown

The country's 47 million residents can freely travel for the first time since mid-March, but the prime minister warned, "The virus can return and it can hit us [...] Read full article: Spain lifts national state of emergency ...→

Senate bill would strip president’s power to federalize DC police | WTOP

The legislation is co-sponsored by Sen. Chris Van Hollen, who is sharply critical of the way protests near the White House were handled earlier this month. Read full article: Senate bill would strip president’s powe...→

Perot Museum To Reopen Next Month With New Safety Procedures During Coronavirus Pandemic

Dallas' Perot Museum of Nature and Science will reopen on Thursday, July 9 with new public-health protocols and ticketing procedures. Read full article: Perot Museum To Reopen Next Month With N...→

Senate Dems say Republican version of police reform bill isn’t enough

Senate Dems say Republican version of police reform bill isn’t enough

Republicans in the US Senate tried to bring up their police reform bill but Democrats blocked it calling their reforms a political stunt rather than a good fai [...] Read full article: Senate Dems say Republican version of po...→

Police reform bill fails in the Senate, Ohio Sen. Brown: “Not a serious proposal”

Police reform bill fails in the Senate, Ohio Sen. Brown: “Not a serious proposal”

WASHINGTON D.C. (WCMH) — Despite weeks of protests, Congress has been unable to agree on how to change law enforcement. On Thursday, the Senate tried but faile [...] Read full article: Police reform bill fails in the Senate, ...→

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Three moderate Democrats did want to "get on to" police reform, and sided with Republicans -- who voted uniformly in favor of the motion, except for McConnell, [...] Read full article: Who are the Democrats who voted to start...→

Policing reform bill fails to move forward in Senate

Policing reform bill fails to move forward in Senate

Senate Democrats voted almost unanimously on Wednesday against a Republican policing reform proposal, effectively ending Congressional efforts to rein in law e [...] Read full article: Policing reform bill fails to move forwa...→

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

A Republican-authored police reform bill failed in a Senate test vote Wednesday after Democrats opposed the bill on the basis it did not go far enough -- spark [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans' police reform bill f...→

Senate Democrats poised to block Republican police reform bill

Senate Democrats poised to block Republican police reform bill

Democrats say the plan doesn't go nearly far enough in tackling police misconduct. Republicans chastised them for refusing to even begin debate. Read full article: Senate Democrats poised to block Republi...→

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

With no breakthrough in sight, the Senate appears to be headed toward an impasse on police reform. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) warned on the ev [...] Read full article: Senate GOP police reform bill facing gri...→

Kentucky Senate primary race to decide who challenges Mitch McConnell too close to call

Kentucky Senate primary race to decide who challenges Mitch McConnell too close to call

Amy McGrath, has a slight edge in a challenge from state representative Charles Booker. In New York, House Foreign Affairs Chair Eliot Engel is behind progress [...] Read full article: Kentucky Senate primary race to decide w...→

Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s policing bill

Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s policing bill

The Senate is bracing for a partisan showdown Wednesday on Republicans’ policing package, with Democrats threatening to kill the bill before it gets to a full [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s ...→

Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible' threat to block Tim Scott's police reform bill

Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible' threat to block Tim Scott's police reform bill

Sen. Mike Braun, R-Ind., told "The Daily Briefing" Tuesday that both parties should find a middle ground on the issue of law enforcement reform after Senate De [...] Read full article: Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible'...→

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Fahad Shah, 44, was charged in an indictment unsealed Tuesday with wire fraud, false statements to a financial institution and money laundering. Read full article: Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Co...→

McConnell dings Democrats for threatening to block debate on GOP police reform bill

McConnell dings Democrats for threatening to block debate on GOP police reform bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday brushed off Democrats’ concerns about proceeding with the Senate GOP’s police reform package this week, as th [...] Read full article: McConnell dings Democrats for threatenin...→

Police reform bill likely dying in Senate

Police reform bill likely dying in Senate

A partisan standoff between Senate Republicans and Democrats on Tuesday is likely to quash efforts at sweeping reform to policing practices in the U.S. despite [...] Read full article: Police reform bill likely dying in Senat...→

Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to Shirk Law and Rack Up a Bill

Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to Shirk Law and Rack Up a Bill

A Southern California family said their landlord used the stay-at-home order to sidestep a state law protecting renters, which put them on the hook for hundred [...] Read full article: Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to...→

DCFS set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little too late’

DCFS set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little too late’

Illinois Department of Children and Family Services set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little t [...] Read full article: DCFS set to resume parental visits after...→

Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate primary, reshaping contest to take on McConnell

Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate primary, reshaping contest to take on McConnell

After a string of recent killings of African Americans by law enforcement, the Kentucky Senate Democratic primary is on new terrain. Read full article: Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate...→

Senate Confirms McConnell Ally to Top Federal Appeals Court

On Friday, the U.S. Senate is set to vote on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination. The FBI wrapped up its investigation into sexual misconduct clai [...] Read full article: Senate Confirms McConnell Ally to Top Fe...→

Resort on coronavirus-free Bahamas island costs $300K/month

Resort on coronavirus-free Bahamas island costs $300K/month

The Caribbean property's 13 bungalows can hold 25 people — and food and water sports are included. Read full article: Resort on coronavirus-free Bahamas islan...→

Senate Dems say Republican version of police reform bill isn’t enough

Senate Dems say Republican version of police reform bill isn’t enough

Republicans in the US Senate tried to bring up their police reform bill but Democrats blocked it calling their reforms a political stunt rather than a good fai [...] Read full article: Senate Dems say Republican version of po...→

Police reform bill fails in the Senate, Ohio Sen. Brown: “Not a serious proposal”

Police reform bill fails in the Senate, Ohio Sen. Brown: “Not a serious proposal”

WASHINGTON D.C. (WCMH) — Despite weeks of protests, Congress has been unable to agree on how to change law enforcement. On Thursday, the Senate tried but faile [...] Read full article: Police reform bill fails in the Senate, ...→

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Who are the Democrats who voted to start debate on the Senate GOP's justice reform bill?

Three moderate Democrats did want to "get on to" police reform, and sided with Republicans -- who voted uniformly in favor of the motion, except for McConnell, [...] Read full article: Who are the Democrats who voted to start...→

Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do nothing’ police reform bill

Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do nothing’ police reform bill

Senate Democrats on Wednesday blocked a Republican police reform bill, saying it didn’t go far enough to address national unrest over the killing of George Flo [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats block Republicans’ ‘do ...→

Policing reform bill fails to move forward in Senate

Policing reform bill fails to move forward in Senate

Senate Democrats voted almost unanimously on Wednesday against a Republican policing reform proposal, effectively ending Congressional efforts to rein in law e [...] Read full article: Policing reform bill fails to move forwa...→

Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling block

Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling block

Much as lawmakers have failed to act during times of crisis on gun control or immigration changes there’s a familiar standoff despite broad support. An Associa [...] Read full article: Senate GOP policing bill hits stumbling ...→

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

A Republican-authored police reform bill failed in a Senate test vote Wednesday after Democrats opposed the bill on the basis it did not go far enough -- spark [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans' police reform bill f...→

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday accused Democrats of a “bizarre new ultimatum” on police reform, saying Democrats want to be allowed to rew [...] Read full article: McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new u...→

Senate Democrats poised to block Republican police reform bill

Senate Democrats poised to block Republican police reform bill

Democrats say the plan doesn't go nearly far enough in tackling police misconduct. Republicans chastised them for refusing to even begin debate. Read full article: Senate Democrats poised to block Republi...→

Senate Heads for Showdown Over Republican Police Reform Bill

The U.S. Senate headed for a showdown on Wednesday over a Republican police reform bill that Democrats have rejected as too limited to rein in police misconduc [...] Read full article: Senate Heads for Showdown Over Republica...→

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

Senate GOP police reform bill facing gridlock ahead of vote

With no breakthrough in sight, the Senate appears to be headed toward an impasse on police reform. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) warned on the ev [...] Read full article: Senate GOP police reform bill facing gri...→

Kentucky Senate primary race to decide who challenges Mitch McConnell too close to call

Kentucky Senate primary race to decide who challenges Mitch McConnell too close to call

Amy McGrath, has a slight edge in a challenge from state representative Charles Booker. In New York, House Foreign Affairs Chair Eliot Engel is behind progress [...] Read full article: Kentucky Senate primary race to decide w...→

Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s policing bill

Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s policing bill

The Senate is bracing for a partisan showdown Wednesday on Republicans’ policing package, with Democrats threatening to kill the bill before it gets to a full [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats threaten to kill GOP’s ...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible' threat to block Tim Scott's police reform bill

Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible' threat to block Tim Scott's police reform bill

Sen. Mike Braun, R-Ind., told "The Daily Briefing" Tuesday that both parties should find a middle ground on the issue of law enforcement reform after Senate De [...] Read full article: Braun knocks Senate Dems over 'terrible'...→

Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police reform bill, setting up stalemate in Congress

Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police reform bill, setting up stalemate in Congress

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer called the GOP reform bill "deeply, fundamentally and irrevocably flawed." Read full article: Senate Democrats will oppose GOP police ...→

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Company Charged With Coronavirus-Relief Fraud

Fahad Shah, 44, was charged in an indictment unsealed Tuesday with wire fraud, false statements to a financial institution and money laundering. Read full article: Owner Of North Texas Wedding Planning Co...→

Georgia Senate passes bipartisan hate crimes bill

Georgia’s state Senate has passed hate crimes legislation deemed essential by state leaders after lawmakers struck a deal to remove language protecting police Read full article: Georgia Senate passes bipartisan hate cr...→

Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Glazer’s bill to raise fines on short-term rentals

Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Glazer’s bill to raise fines on short-term rentals

The bill, SB 1049, was approved on a bipartisan vote, 32-7, and moves to the Assembly, Glazer’s office said in a release Tuesday. Read full article: Orinda Halloween shooting: Senate OKs Gl...→

McConnell dings Democrats for threatening to block debate on GOP police reform bill

McConnell dings Democrats for threatening to block debate on GOP police reform bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday brushed off Democrats’ concerns about proceeding with the Senate GOP’s police reform package this week, as th [...] Read full article: McConnell dings Democrats for threatenin...→

Police reform bill likely dying in Senate

Police reform bill likely dying in Senate

A partisan standoff between Senate Republicans and Democrats on Tuesday is likely to quash efforts at sweeping reform to policing practices in the U.S. despite [...] Read full article: Police reform bill likely dying in Senat...→

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill is ‘not salvageable’ ahead of test vote

Three top Senate Democrats said in a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday that Senate Republicans’ policing overhaul bill is “not salvag [...] Read full article: Senate Democrats say GOP policing bill i...→

Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to Shirk Law and Rack Up a Bill

Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to Shirk Law and Rack Up a Bill

A Southern California family said their landlord used the stay-at-home order to sidestep a state law protecting renters, which put them on the hook for hundred [...] Read full article: Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to...→

Spain lifts national state of emergency after 3-month coronavirus lockdown

Spain lifts national state of emergency after 3-month coronavirus lockdown

The country's 47 million residents can freely travel for the first time since mid-March, but the prime minister warned, "The virus can return and it can hit us [...] Read full article: Spain lifts national state of emergency ...→

DCFS set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little too late’

DCFS set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little too late’

Illinois Department of Children and Family Services set to resume parental visits after 3-month coronavirus shutdown, but advocates say it’s ‘Much too little t [...] Read full article: DCFS set to resume parental visits after...→

Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate primary, reshaping contest to take on McConnell

Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate primary, reshaping contest to take on McConnell

After a string of recent killings of African Americans by law enforcement, the Kentucky Senate Democratic primary is on new terrain. Read full article: Racial unrest seeps into Kentucky Senate...→

Senate bill would strip president’s power to federalize DC police | WTOP

The legislation is co-sponsored by Sen. Chris Van Hollen, who is sharply critical of the way protests near the White House were handled earlier this month. Read full article: Senate bill would strip president’s powe...→

Senate Confirms McConnell Ally to Top Federal Appeals Court

On Friday, the U.S. Senate is set to vote on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination. The FBI wrapped up its investigation into sexual misconduct clai [...] Read full article: Senate Confirms McConnell Ally to Top Fe...→

Perot Museum To Reopen Next Month With New Safety Procedures During Coronavirus Pandemic

Dallas' Perot Museum of Nature and Science will reopen on Thursday, July 9 with new public-health protocols and ticketing procedures. Read full article: Perot Museum To Reopen Next Month With N...→