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Merrick Garland Explains that the January 6 Investigation Isn't Taking All that Long - emptywheel
A lot of people here and elsewhere complain about how long it is taking to bring January 6 perpetrators to justice.
Laura Kuenssberg in talks to step down as BBC political editor
Laura Kuenssberg is in talks to step down as BBC political editor after six years and become a presenter on the Today programme as part of a major reshuffle of senior on-air staff, individuals with knowledge of the negotiations told the Guardian.
Let her finish: interruptions of female justices led to new supreme court rules
Justice Sonia Sotomayor has revealed that changes have been made in the supreme court's structure of oral arguments following studies confirming what women on the court have long noticed - that female justices were more prone to being interrupted by male justices and attorneys.
The Trump Hotel Could Be Sold for Over $370 Million
The Wall Street Journal reports Donald Trump's company is close to making a deal to sell the lease on its DC hotel for over $370 million.
Nancy Pelosi meets Pope Francis in Rome as abortion debate swirls in US
Nancy Pelosi, the speaker of the US House of Representatives, met Pope Francis in Rome on Saturday.
Genesis cancels London O2 Arena gigs after positive Covid-19 tests within the band'
G enesis have postponed the remaining dates in their The Last Domino?
Tour after positive coronavirus tests within the band.
The Financial Guide to Becoming a One-Income Family
American parents have never been more stressed. In almost half of the country's two-parent households, both parents work full time ⏤ compared to 31 percent of households in 1970.
Australia warns China against 'threat or use of force' following Taiwan air incursions
The Australian government has raised concerns about China's increased incursions into Taiwan's air defence zone and warned against "the threat or use of force".