Ken Paxton: It looks like the Biden administration is trying to invite as many drug cartels as possible
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) on SCOTUS hearing challenges on the White House deportation ruling
GOP leader Kevin McCarthy's bid for House speaker may really be in peril
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif) "seems to have a math problem in his quest to become House speaker," Eric Ting writes at SFGate . If Republicans win the last two uncalled House races, McCarthy's Republicans will have a 222-213 majority in the House. "That means McCarthy can suffer only four Republican defections in the speaker vote scheduled for Jan. 3," and five House Republicans …
Senate passes Respect for Marriage Act, putting marriage equality protections a big step closer to law
Jury convicts Oath Keepers Stewart Rhodes, Kelly Meggs of seditious conspiracy in landmark Jan. 6 verdict
New clinic planned where enslaved women were tortured in medical experiments
Michelle Browder has plans for a museum and clinic where 19th-century physician J. Marion Sims conducted cruel medical trials on Black women.
China’s Dramatic Dissent
The unrest that has swept across the country is a rare public challenge to the world’s most powerful authoritarian government.
Official: Toxic fire suppressant spill in Hawaii 'egregious'
A cleanup is underway after about 1,100 gallons of toxic fire suppressant was spilled at the Navy’s Red Hill fuel facility Tuesday, according to Hawaii Department of Health officials