Global  

Justice Dept. Threatens to Withhold Federal Funds From N.Y., Seattle and Portland

NYTimes.com Monday, 21 September 2020
Attorney General William P. Barr criticized the cities for their responses to protests against police brutality. Democrats called it an effort to help President Trump’s re-election campaign.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video Credit: USA Today News (Domestic) - Published
News video: New York, Portland and Seattle named 'anarchist jurisdictions', could lose federal funding

New York, Portland and Seattle named 'anarchist jurisdictions', could lose federal funding 01:00

Portland, New York and Seattle named "anarchist jurisdictions" by the Justice Department, after a Trump executive order will review federal funding.

You Might Like


💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

William Barr William Barr 77th and 85th United States Attorney General

DOJ can't defend Trump in rape defamation suit: judge [Video]

DOJ can't defend Trump in rape defamation suit: judge

A federal judge on Tuesday rejected a U.S. government request to drop Donald Trump as a defendant in a defamation lawsuit by a writer who said the president falsely denied raping her in a Manhattan department store in the 1990s. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 01:18Published

You don't need a search engine to see why Google won't lose this lawsuit

So, in the dying days of Trump’s first term, the US Department of Justice (DoJ) has finally taken Google to court. Attorney general William Barr, in..
WorldNews

Trump Calls on Barr to ‘Act’ Against Biden Before Election

The president is increasingly fixated on seeing criminal action against his political opponents.
NYTimes.com

US election: Trump pressures Attorney General to investigate Bidens as election nears

President Donald Trump on Tuesday called on Attorney General William Barr to immediately launch an investigation of Democrat Joe Biden and his son Hunter,..
New Zealand Herald

Trump demands Barr investigate Hunter Biden

President Trump early Tuesday pressured Attorney General William Barr to investigate the son of Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and demanded that..
WorldNews

Donald Trump Donald Trump 45th president of the United States

Neil Young, John Fogerty, Phil Collins blast Trump for using their songs

From the opening lines of Leonard Cohen's Hallelujah to the rousing, children's-choir conclusion of the Rolling Stones' You Can't Always Get What You Want,..
New Zealand Herald
Media 'loved' Trump before 2016 -Melania [Video]

Media 'loved' Trump before 2016 -Melania

At a campaign rally in Pennsylvania, First Lady Melania Trump told a crowd, "before my husband decided to run for president, the media loved him because they saw the man that I see every day. Someone tough, successful and fair."

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:42Published

Trump campaigns at rain-soaked Michigan rally

President Donald Trump has started a busy day of campaigning with a cold, rain-soaked rally in Lansing, Michigan. (Oct. 27)
 

USATODAY.com

AP Top Stories October 27 P

Here's the latest for Tuesday October 27th: Trump campaigns in three states; Tropical storm Zeta takes aim at Louisiana; Rome protesters hit with water cannons;..
USATODAY.com

Robert Murray, Coal Baron With Clout, Dies at 80

The son of a coal miner, he built a sprawling company, fought government regulations and wielded considerable political influence as a Trump ally.
NYTimes.com

Seattle Seattle City in Washington, United States

NFL highlights: Arizona's overtime win over Seattle; D.K. Metcalf makes incredible tackle

CBS Sports senior NFL writer Will Brinson joined CBSN to break down Week 7 of the NFL season, including Bill Belichick's decision to bench Cam Newtown and a..
CBS News

PayPal cuts ties with domain registrar Epik over digital currency

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge

PayPal has terminated the account of domain registrar and web hosting company Epik for violating its “risk..

The Verge

With Billions at Stake, New York Sues Trump Over ‘Anarchist’ Label

New York City, Seattle and Portland, Ore., all so-called “anarchist jurisdictions,” are trying to stop the Trump administration from withholding federal..
NYTimes.com
Supreme Court allows Trump to end census early [Video]

Supreme Court allows Trump to end census early

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday blocked a lower-court ruling that had ordered the country's decennial population count be continued until Oct. 31. The Census Bureau said on Aug. 3 that it would wind down data collection by Sept. 30, a month earlier than originally scheduled. This report produced by Chris Dignam.

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 01:32Published
Louisville anti-racism protesters defy curfew [Video]

Louisville anti-racism protesters defy curfew

[NFA] Demonstrators decried a grand jury decision not to charge three officers for killing Breonna Taylor, marching through the streets of Louisville despite a curfew. This report produced by Zachary Goelman.

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 02:02Published

Portland, Oregon Portland, Oregon The most populous city in Oregon, US

'A fanciful reality': Trump claims Black Lives Matter protests are violent, but the majority are peaceful

The USA TODAY Network talked to residents in Portland, Milwaukee, Detroit, Chicago and Louisville to find out how protests have affected their cities.
 

USATODAY.com

Oregon Senator Ron Wyden on "The Takeout" — 7/31/2020

Oregon Senator Ron Wyden joins CBS News chief Washington correspondent Major Garrett to talk about the occupation of Portland by federal troops under President..
CBS News

Women Tear Down Students' BLM Artwork in Portland, Community Puts Up More

A small group of angry adults destroyed "Black Lives Matter" artwork made by kids outside a Portland school, but the children are undeterred. The 3 women tore..
TMZ.com

Democratic Party (United States) Democratic Party (United States) Major political party in the United States

Joe Biden: We can and we will control this virus [Video]

Joe Biden: We can and we will control this virus

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden gave a speech in Warm Springs,Georgia on Tuesday which largely focused on the reality Americans currentlyface amid the pandemic. He said: "We can and will control this virus. Aspresident, I will never wave the white flag of surrender".

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:20Published

Ben Jealous on the growing gender gap among Black voters

Although the vast majority of African American voters vote Democrat, there is a widening gender gap between Black men and women. Ben Jealous, the president of..
CBS News

Democrats Are Poised to Expand House Majority in GOP Turf

House Democrats are training their resources on once-solid Republican footholds in affluent suburban districts where voters feel alienated by President Trump.
NYTimes.com
Ten pivotal moments of the U.S. election year [Video]

Ten pivotal moments of the U.S. election year

[NFA] From Trump’s ‘bleach’ moment to Biden’s early campaigning, here are ten top moments that have shaped a dizzying election year. Matthew Larotonda reports.

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 04:07Published
Trump supporters drive to U.S. embassy in Jerusalem [Video]

Trump supporters drive to U.S. embassy in Jerusalem

Waving U.S. flags and beeping their horns, a car convoy carrying Republicans living in Israel, made its way on Tuesday to the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem in a show of support for Donald Trump and his party, bringing the race for the White House onto the streets of Israel a week before the U.S. election,

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 01:22Published

Related news from verified sources

The Democrats’ Supreme Failure – OpEd

The Democrats’ Supreme Failure – OpEd
The corporate Democrats refuse to back measures that appeal to huge majorities of their base, preferring instead to campaign against one evil man and his...
Eurasia Review Also reported by •NewsyWorldNews

If Democrats win in November, nothing less than absolute ruthlessness will do

If Democrats win in November, nothing less than absolute ruthlessness will do
This is the best essay I've read about the the SC takeover by conservatives and what to do about it. The author pulls no punches. It's a short, but powerful...
WorldNews Also reported by •SeattlePI.comCBS News

Will A Moderate Biden Help Out Candidates Down Ballot?

Will A Moderate Biden Help Out Candidates Down Ballot?
Watch VideoDemocrats in 2020 say they are excited to vote against President Donald Trump. But just how excited they are to vote for Joe Biden remains a key...
Newsy Also reported by •CBS News

Tweets about this