U.S. senators call for federal judge to resign over wife beating

(Reuters) – Three U.S. senators on Wednesday called for the resignation of a federal judge accused of beating his wife in an Atlanta hotel room last month. Source: U.S. senators call for federal judge to resign over wife beating

U.S. House passes bill to avert government shutdown, extend Export-Import bank

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday approved a stop-gap spending measure that averts an Oct. 1 government shutdown and extends the U.S. Export-Import Bank’s ability to operate for another nine months. Source: U.S. House passes bill to avert government shutdown, extend Export-Import bank

Conspiracy theory of the day

By Matt Nolan This election hurts my head, so I thought I’d note down some of the strange thoughts it is giving me. View this as no more than the ramblings of someone who hasn’t had enough sleep. I was talking to my Mum yesterday, and we were both surprised with Laila Harre being involved […]

Message to Congress — Terrorism

By The White House TO THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES: Section 202(d) of the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1622(d)) provides for the automatic termination of a national emergency unless, within 90 days prior to the anniversary date of its declaration, the President publishes in the Federal Register and transmits to the Congress a […]