New fight over abortion jolts Democratic battle to take on Johnson in Wisconsin

“I think it eliminates whatever advantage Republicans have,” said Tom Nelson, an Outagamie County executive who’s a Democrat running for Senate, about the ruling last week. The battle shaping up in Wisconsin is emblematic of the landscape confronting Democrats nationwide. The top candidates — Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes, Milwaukee Bucks executive Alex Lasry, Wisconsin Treasurer … Read more

Republican push to recruit election deniers as poll workers causes alarm | US voting rights

Republicans and other conservative groups are undertaking a huge effort to recruit election workers, a push that could install people with unfounded doubts about the 2020 election in key positions in voting precincts where they could exert considerable power over elections. Sign up for the Guardian’s Fight to Vote newsletter At the forefront of this … Read more

Arrest warrant for Emmett Till’s accuser Carolyn Bryant Donham found nearly 70 years later in court basement

A team searching the basement of a Mississippi courthouse for evidence about the lynching of Black teenager Emmett Till has found the unserved warrant charging a White woman in his 1955 kidnapping, and Till’s relatives who initiated the search want authorities to finally arrest her nearly 70 years later. A warrant for the arrest of … Read more

Trump cleared of contempt in New York attorney general’s fraud investigation

A New York judge ruled Wednesday that Donald Trump is no longer in contempt for failing to turn over documents demanded in a subpoena by the state’s attorney general. The former president’s April 25 contempt finding came after he contested a December subpoena seeking records related to his personal finances and the financing of several … Read more

Greg Gutfeld: Cassidy Hutchinson testified before the January 6 Committee about something she ‘didn’t see’

Greg Gutfeld: A star witness no one’s ever heard of ‘Gutfeld!” panelists react to former White House aide Cassidy Hutchinson’s testimony before the January 6 Committee regarding allegations former President Donald Trump ‘lunged’ at two Secret Service agents. NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! So about that steering wheel story. It was a … Read more

Randy Cox: Video captures moment a man was paralyzed while in a police van. He may never walk again, lawyer says

Richard “Randy” Cox Jr., 36, suffered a serious injury to his neck and spine while he was in the custody of New Haven police, and the incident is being investigated by the Connecticut State Police, Mayor Justin Elicker has said. “What happened to Mr. Cox was just terrible and completely unacceptable … and it will … Read more