In one case discussed by the sources, the Israeli military command knowingly approved the killing of hundreds of Palestinian civilians in an attempt to assassinate a single top Hamas military commander. read more
Norway's largest private sector labour union said on Wednesday it would later this month start blocking transit shipments of Tesla (TSLA.O) cars meant for the Swedish market, as part of a growing Nordic movement to support striking mechanics in Sweden. read more
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.), now in her third term, had not yet won her first election when someone claiming to be from AIPAC reached out to her campaign. But Ocasio-Cortez saw AIPAC as one of the special interests whose influence she had run to diminish. And by that time, she was already on her way to being an online fundraising powerhouse, thanks to her grassroots appeal. Saikat Chakrabarti, who would become the lawmaker's chief of staff, likewise confirmed his memory of when Trent brought it up.
An Ohio resident is facing charges after she had a miscarriage -- the latest incident connected to a wider concern about the criminalization of pregnant women and postpartum women. read more
WASHINGTON " Speaker Mike Johnson said Tuesday that House Republicans are blurring footage from the Capitol attack before releasing it publicly because they don't want Jan. 6 rioters to be charged with crimes. "We have to blur some faces of persons who participated in the events of that day because we don't want them to be retaliated against and to be charged by the DOJ," Johnson said Tuesday.