U.S. sanctions Chinese officials for human rights abuses against Uighur minority
The U.S. Treasury and State Departments have issued sanctions against several Chinese officials over their human rights abuses against China's Uighur Muslims and other minority groups. The treasury sanctioned several Xinjiang province officials for their abuses to seize any of their U.S. assets under the Global Magnitsky Act. In addition, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced he had "designa...
President Trump's Pardons: Stone, Blagojevich and More
The president’s decision to commute Mr. Stone’s sentence continues a pattern of his presidency: granting clemency to friends whose cases resonate with him personally.
Kansas father jailed after police find body of 3-year-old daughter: reports
A 29-year-old Kansas man who reported his 3-year-old daughter missing Friday was arrested hours later and jailed in connection with her death, according to reports.
Nonprofit watchdog files complaint against Hickenlooper's Senate campaign alleging illegal coordination
CBS Evening News, July 10, 2020
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Today in History
Today in History Today is Saturday, July 11, the 193rd day of 2020. There are 173 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 11, 1804, Vice President Aaron Burr mortally wounded former Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton during a pistol duel in Weehawken, New Jersey. (Hamilton died the next day.) On this date: In 1533, Pope Clement VII issued a bull of excommunication against England’s King Henry VIII for the annulment of the king’s marriage to Catherine of Aragon and subs...