Judge rules banks should give Trump’s financial records to Congress – Washington Examiner

J udge Edgardo Ramos ruled Wednesday that Deutsche Bank and Capital One can hand over President Trump’s financial documents after House Democrats issued a subpoena for them. Trump sued the banks in April to keep them from complying [1] with the subpoenas from the House Intelligence and Financial Services committees. …Judge Edgardo Ramos ruled WednesdayLanjutkan membaca

Mysterious spike of ozone-destroying chemical is traced to northeast China – The Washington Post

Brady Dennis [1] Reporter focusing on environmental policy and public health issues May 22 at 1:00 PM Two provinces in China are a source of a troubling spike in emissions of a globally banned chemical that damages the Earth’s protective ozone layer, according to a study published Wednesday that has… Brady Dennis[1]Reporter focusing on environmentalLanjutkan membaca

Investigation into Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s yearbook photo concludes – Washington Examiner

Law firm McGuireWoods has concluded its investigation [1] examining the racist photo [2] that appeared in Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s 1984 yearbook page at Eastern Virginia Medical School. The president and provost of the school, Richard V. Homan, will unveil the investigation’s findings during a press conference Wednesday at 10:30…Law firm McGuireWoods has concluded itsLanjutkan membaca

Washington becomes first US state to legalise human composting – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Loved ones are given the soil to keep Washington has become the first state in the US to legalise human composting. Under the new law, people there can now choose to have their body turned into soil after their death. The process is seen…Image copyrightGetty ImagesImage caption Loved onesLanjutkan membaca

Confidential draft IRS memo says tax returns must be given to Congress unless president invokes executive privilege – The Washington Post

A confidential Internal Revenue Service legal memo says tax returns must be given to Congress unless the president takes the rare step of asserting executive privilege, according to a copy of the memo obtained by The Washington Post. The memo contradicts the Trump administration’s justification for denying lawmakers’ request for…A confidential Internal Revenue Service legalLanjutkan membaca

Theresa May offers Parliament a vote on a second Brexit referendum – The Washington Post

Karla Adam [1] London correspondent covering the United Kingdom May 21 at 2:39 PM LONDON — British Prime Minister Theresa May urged British lawmakers on Tuesday to back her “new” Brexit deal, which would include a binding vote by Parliament on whether to hold a second Brexit referendum. In a … Karla Adam[1]London correspondent coveringLanjutkan membaca

US intercepts Russian fighter jets and bombers off Alaska – Washington Examiner

The U.S. intercepted two Russian fighter jets and four Russian bombers near the Alaskan coast Monday, according to the North American Aerospace Defense Command. U.S. F-22 fighter jets “intercepted a total of four Tupolev Tu-95 bombers and two Su-35 fighters entering the Alaskan Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) on May…The U.S. intercepted two Russian fighterLanjutkan membaca

Hoyer: Trump conducting largest cover-up in history of the United States – Washington Examiner

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer said Tuesday that most House Democrats aren’t demanding immediate impeachment but aim to show the country that President Donald Trump is hiding something big. “The big issue that I think needs to be made to the American people is that this president is conducting one…House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer saidLanjutkan membaca

Anti-vaxxers go viral in communities battling measles – The Washington Post

Hundreds of women listen to anti-vaccine activists in Monsey, N.Y. (Gwynne Hogan/New York Public Radio) Ben Guarino [1] Reporter covering the practice and culture of science May 20 at 1:34 PM MONSEY, N.Y. — In a suburban shopping center an hour north of New York City, hundreds of mostly ultra-Orthodox…Hundreds of women listen to anti-vaccineLanjutkan membaca