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Librarian sues over accusations that kids’ section contains “erotic” books

A school librarian from Louisiana is suing two men for defamation after they accused her of wanting to keep “pornographic” material in the kids’ section…

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Trump lawyer says FBI search was Democrats’ attempt to spin up “drama”

Former President Trump’s lawyer told Fox News Friday that the FBI search of his Mar-a-Lago home was an attempt to spin up negative attention that…

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Marjorie Taylor Greene calls to impeach Merrick Garland

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) said Friday night that she has drafted articles of impeachment against Attorney General Merrick Garland. Why it matters: The drafted…

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Cracks emerge in GOP’s Mar-a-Lago response

Republicans are dividing over how or whether to defend former President Trump after the FBI’s search of Mar-a-Lago — and what to do about some…

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The sweeping climate bill: When you’ll see the impact

The most sweeping climate change legislation in U.S. history is on its way to President Biden’s desk after clearing the House Friday on a 220-207…

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Congress sends $740 billion tax, health and climate bill to Biden’s desk

The House of Representatives on Thursday passed Democrats’ $740 billion tax, health care and climate bill, which now goes to President Biden’s desk for his…

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Peloton’s stock spikes on reports of new layoffs

Peloton’s stock shot up more than 13% Friday, after the company said it would lay off more people and begin “aggressive” cost cutting measures that…

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National Archives rejects Trump’s claim that Obama took classified documents

The United States National Archives and Records Administration on Friday rejected former President Donald Trump’s claims that former President Barack Obama took classified documents from…

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Scoop: GOP plans effort to sabotage Inflation Reduction Act

House Republicans are planning to try to open up Democrats’ $740 billion tax, climate and health care bill to a legal challenge after it passes,…

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Read the unsealed warrant and inventory related to the Trump Mar-a-Lago search

A judge on Friday unsealed certain documents related to the search warrant for former President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago residence. Why it matters: The unsealed warrant and…

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WSJ: FBI seized a series of “top-secret” materials in Mar-a-Lago search

The FBI agents who searched Mar-a-Lago on Monday removed 11 sets of classified information from the Trump property, including some marked as “top secret,” the…

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Florida to block use of Medicaid for gender-affirming care

Florida has moved to prohibit transgender residents from using Medicaid to pay for gender-affirming care. The big picture: Florida joined at least 10 other states…

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Judge denies Trump Organization attempt to dismiss tax fraud case

A judge on Friday reportedly denied a request to dismiss the Manhattan tax fraud case against the Trump Organization and its longtime chief financial officer,…

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Half of U.S. employers plan abortion travel benefits

Data: WTW; Note: For elective or medically-necessary abortion services; Chart: Simran Parwani/Axios More than a third (35%) of U.S. employers already offer travel and lodging…

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Author Salman Rushdie attacked on stage in New York

British author Salman Rushdie was attacked on stage at an event in Chautauqua, New York, on Friday, according to AP. The big picture: A man…

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House Republicans eye affidavit in call for more details on Trump search

The affidavit in support of the search warrant for former President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago residence remains under seal, Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.) said Friday during a…

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New York City health officials identify polio in wastewater samples

New York City public health officials urged people on Friday to get vaccinated against polio after the virus was detected in samples taken from the…

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What we know about Ricky Shiffer, suspect in FBI office attack

The armed man who attempted to break into the FBI building in Cincinnati has been identified as Ricky Shiffer, the Ohio Department of Safety said…

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How the climate bill could impact the 2022 midterm elections

The likely passage of Democrats’ climate plan will instantly bring a fresh political challenge: selling it to voters. Why it matters: The midterm elections will…

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Longer, fancier, pricier: Blowout bachelor(ette) parties are back

There’s an escalating arms race in bachelor and bachelorette parties, with brides and grooms throwing ever-more-elaborate blowouts — and guests shelling out more money (and sometimes…

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Drug prices could give Democrats a midterms lifeline

Vulnerable Democrats believe finally passing a law to let Medicare negotiate the prices it pays for some prescription drugs will give them a much-needed lifeline…

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South Korean president pardons Jay Y. Lee, Samsung heir who was convicted of bribery

South Korea’s president on Friday pardoned Jay Y. Lee, Samsung Electronics’ de facto leader who served 18 months in prison after being convicted of bribery…

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