Tennessee Air National Guardsman applied to be a hitman online, the FBI says. It was a spoof website and now he’s facing charges- QHN

CNN  —  A Tennessee Air National Guardsman is facing charges after applying to be a hitman on a spoof “rent-a-hitman” website, according to the Department of Justice. Josiah Ernesto Garcia, … Read More

McCarthy makes plea for Republicans to back debt ceiling plan- QHN

CNN  —  Speaker Kevin McCarthy made a plea to House Republicans during a closed-door meeting Tuesday morning to back his debt ceiling plan, telling them that although it doesn’t have … Read More

GOP blocks Democratic effort to replace Feinstein on Judiciary panel- QHN

CNN  —  Republicans on Tuesday formally blocked a request from Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer to temporarily replace Sen. Dianne Feinstein on the Judiciary Committee, something Democrats hoped to do … Read More

Gerald Groff: Supreme Court seems sympathetic to postal worker who didn’t work Sundays in dispute over religious accommodations- QHN

CNN  —  The Supreme Court seemed to side with a former mail carrier, an evangelical Christian, who says the US Postal Service failed to accommodate his request to not work … Read More

McConnell back after fall as Senate resumes- QHN

CNN  —  Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has returned to the Senate following a period of recovery in the wake of a fall. McConnell arrived on Capitol Hill Monday morning … Read More

Noxious odor at Nashville airport leads FAA to issue a temporary ground stop- QHN

CNN  —  A ground stop was temporarily issued at Nashville International Airport after a noxious odor was detected on one of the airport’s concourses Sunday afternoon, according to the Federal … Read More

House Republicans in talks over one year debt ceiling plan in push to challenge White House- QHN

Washington CNN  —  House Republican leaders are moving behind the scenes to get their conference behind a plan that would raise the debt ceiling for one year with a slew … Read More

Yellen to CNN: The US can bring down inflation while maintaining a strong job market- QHN

CNN  —  Last month’s upheaval within the banking sector hasn’t pushed America off course from achieving a soft landing, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen told CNN’s Fareed Zakaria in an exclusive … Read More

SpaceX’s Starship rocket receives FAA approval for launch- QHN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN  —  SpaceX has cleared the final regulatory hurdle standing … Read More

Richmond, Indiana fire: Fire at plastics recycling plant extinguished as residents wonder what’s in the air- QHN

CNN  —  After firefighters spent two days battling an inferno fueled by plastics in eastern Indiana, the fire has been fully extinguished, officials said. “We’re now able to turn our … Read More