Democracy Dies in Darkness
(The Washington Post)
Biden administration officials acknowledge they do not have the legal authority to ban the popular app without congressional action, according to one person with knowledge of discussions.
A New York police officer stands guard outside Trump Tower on Thursday. (AFP/Getty Images)
The tech’s capabilities and accessibility have vastly outpaced regulatory and legislative responses, as well as corporate controls.
Israeli police scuffle with demonstrators on Thursday. (AP)
In the face of unprecedented backlash, Israel’s ruling coalition has pressed forward with the legislation, which would give the government more power to override Supreme Court decisions and select judges.
Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg. (Jeenah Moon for The Post)
The GOP request was “an unprecedented inquiry into a pending local prosecution,” Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg’s office wrote to Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio).
(Video: MD DOT/SafetyVid; photo: Baltimore Sun/AP)
The crash occurred in a work zone on Interstate 695 near Baltimore, state police said.
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