The state’s bond commission voted to temporarily block a $39 million line of credit to the city for a power station to combat flooding until the Democratic mayor and council rescind vows to defy the state’s new abortion ban.
A trove of sensitive materials obtained by Ukrainian and other security services and reviewed by The Washington Post offers rare insight into the activities of the FSB, a sprawling security service that bears enormous responsibility for the failed Russian war plan and the hubris that propelled it.
The Tennessee Valley Authority plans to truck millions of tons of contaminated coal ash through south Memphis and dump it in a landfill there. It’s another example of how industries fight their way into communities of color already teeming with pollution — and often get their way.
House Oversight Committee leaders called on eight social networks, including Meta, Truth Social and Gab, to turn over details about how they’re responding following the FBI search of former president Donald Trump’s residence.