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

Nikki Haley’s campaign overstated initial fundraising haul- QHN

CNN  —  Republican presidential hopeful Nikki Haley’s campaign publicized earlier this month what it boasted as a strong haul for her 2024 bid: The former South Carolina governor had raised … 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

The government wants to change how it collects race and ethnicity data. Here’s what you need to know.- QHN

CNN  —  If you’ve filled out a survey at any point in the last 25 years, chances are you were asked two questions about your race and ethnicity: Whether you … Read More

Images of leaked classified documents were posted to at least two Discord chatrooms- QHN

CNN  —  Images of the leaked classified documents were posted to at least two chatrooms on Discord, a social media platform popular with video gamers, according to a CNN review … Read More

Takeaways from Biden’s trip to Ireland- QHN

Dublin, Ireland CNN  —  Like so many Americans do each year, President Joe Biden returned to Ireland this week in search of his roots, seeking some connection and some answers … Read More