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Oklahoma governor signs bill withholding hospital funding over trans youth care

The bill, signed by Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt on Tuesday, uses federal health funds to target transgender health care for minors.
Image: Kevin Stitt
Image: Kevin Stitt

Trump asks Supreme Court to intervene in Mar-a-Lago case

Trump’s team asked the high court to block part of a lower court ruling allowing the Justice Department to use classified documents taken from Mar-a-Lago in its criminal investigation.
Former President Donald Trump speaks at a Save America Rally to support Republican candidates running for state and federal offices on Sept. 17, 2022 in Youngstown, Ohio.
Former President Donald Trump speaks at a Save America Rally to support Republican candidates running for state and federal offices on Sept. 17, 2022 in Youngstown, Ohio.

Biden to visit Florida one week after Hurricane Ian

The president is scheduled to travel to Fort Myers and meet with Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis.
Image: President Joe Biden disembarks Air Force One in Rhode Island on July 20, 2022.
Image: President Joe Biden disembarks Air Force One in Rhode Island on July 20, 2022.

Arizona GOP chair took the Fifth to Jan. 6 committee, panel's lawyer says

Kelli Ward, an ardent supporter of former President Donald Trump who tried to overturn the 2020 election results in Arizona, was part of a bogus slate of electors from the state.
Image: Kelli Ward
Image: Kelli Ward

American citizen Baquer Namazi flies out of Iran after six years of detention

Namazi will undergo urgent surgery to clear a “severe blockage” of an artery, his family and lawyer said in a statement.
Siamak Namazi and Baquer Namazi
Siamak Namazi and Baquer Namazi

Texas AG Paxton ordered to testify in abortion case after official said he fled to avoid subpoena

Abortion-rights groups have accused Ken Paxton and others of efforts to “chill their First Amendment rights to speak about and fund abortion care.”
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton

Judge rules salacious allegations off limits at Trump dossier trial

Igor Danchenko, who Special Counsel John Durham says was a primary source of information in the Trump dossier prepared by British spy Christopher Steele, is scheduled to go on trial next week.
Igor Danchenko leaves Albert V. Bryan United States Courthouse in Alexandria, Va., on Nov. 4, 2021.
Igor Danchenko leaves Albert V. Bryan United States Courthouse in Alexandria, Va., on Nov. 4, 2021.

Cortez Masto to face $2M in Spanish-language attack ads in homestretch of tight Nevada Senate race

In spending plans first shared with NBC News, Club for Growth Action said its ad campaign is the "single largest investment in Hispanic media in the race by any Republican group."
Image: Catherine Cortez Masto
Image: Catherine Cortez Masto

Georgia Senate candidate Herschel Walker accused of paying for girlfriend’s abortion

The Daily Beast is reporting a new allegation that Herschel Walker, the Republican candidate in Georgia’s critical Senate race, paid for his then-girlfriend to have an abortion in 2009. Walker denied the report, which has ignited fierce criticism and renewed support for the former football star.
Georgia Senate candidate Herschel Walker accused of paying for girlfriend’s abortion
Georgia Senate candidate Herschel Walker accused of paying for girlfriend’s abortion

Trump asks Supreme Court to intervene in Mar-a-Lago documents battle

Former President Trump is making an emergency appeal to the Supreme Court in hopes of sending the 100 classified documents seized from Mar-a-Lago back to the special master to review.
Trump asks Supreme Court to intervene in Mar-a-Lago documents battle
Trump asks Supreme Court to intervene in Mar-a-Lago documents battle

Justice Jackson makes waves in first Supreme Court arguments

Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson, the first Black woman on the court, has been a frequent questioner in her first week on the bench.
Supreme Court Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson and Chief Justice John Roberts walk out of the Supreme Court, following her investiture ceremony on Sept. 30, 2022.
Supreme Court Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson and Chief Justice John Roberts walk out of the Supreme Court, following her investiture ceremony on Sept. 30, 2022.