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At least one hospitalized after Tacoma police officer, ‘fearing for his safety,’ drives car into crowd

As police began clearing an intersection after responding to a group that was “driving in a reckless manner,” some people began surrounding an officer’s vehicle and hitting the vehicle’s body and windows, according to a statement from the Tacoma Police Department.

Sarah Sanders announces run for Arkansas governor

The former White House press secretary, who endeared herself to Trump’s base while combatively — and sometimes misleadingly — sparring with the press, is seen by many as an early favorite in the race.

Deborah Birx said Trump was being given ‘parallel data’ on covid-19

Deborah Birx saw Trump presenting graphs she never made, the former White House coronavirus response coordinator said Sunday.

Paul O’Sullivan found people with his name on Facebook. Naturally, they formed a band.

To avoid confusion, the Paul O’Sullivans started using their geographic locations when referring to one another. Paul O’Sullivan from Baltimore became Baltimore Paul, and so on.
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Trump is threatening to form the Patriot Party. That name has already been used — by ‘hillbilly’ socialists.

The original Patriot Party was a group of socialist radicals who sought to stoke revolutionary fervor among poor and working-class White people, decking themselves out in Confederate flags while taking their political inspiration from the Black Panthers.

A Texas man who stormed the Capitol threatened to ‘assassinate’ Ocasio-Cortez, feds say

Garret A. Miller was arrested and charged with unlawful entry of the Capitol, violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds, obstruction or impeding any official proceedings, civil disorder and making threats.

Six shot dead, including pregnant woman, in ‘mass murder,’ Indianapolis officials say

Indianapolis Police Chief Randal Taylor said the crime was the community's largest mass casualty shooting in more than a decade.

Vaccine supply hinders expanding beyond goal of 100 million shots, Biden health official says

Anthony S. Fauci, the government’s senior infectious-disease expert, also said he now believes the coronavirus variant first detected in the United Kingdom is more deadly and spreads faster.

California church known for its anti-LGBTQ beliefs is bombed

There were no reported injuries from the blast, authorities said.

Texas sues Biden administration over 100-day deportation ‘pause’

Attorney General Ken Paxton’s lawsuit claims Biden violated a last-minute deal Texas and other states signed with the Trump administration.

George Floyd languished inside a Texas prison. Communities and companies saw it as ‘economic development.’

Bartlett State Jail contributed to a third of the city's budget. But inside, prisoners like Floyd got little training or education that would help them reintegrate into society.

A Michigan woman asked county officials to denounce the Proud Boys. One commissioner flashed a rifle instead.

When a resident asked the Grand Traverse County Board of Commissioners to denounce the Proud Boys, one commissioner showed a semiautomatic rifle.

Advocacy groups push for Marjorie Taylor Greene’s resignation over report that she spread falsehoods about school shootings

Before her election to the House, she reportedly spread conspiracy theories on Facebook calling the Parkland and Sandy Hook school shootings staged, leading some advocates to demand her resignation.

Ex-Houston police officer claimed he only breached the Capitol during riots to see ‘historical art’

Tam Dinh Pham was arrested on Wednesday on charges of unlawful entry of the Capitol and violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds.

To honor Kamala Harris, these women are bringing a traditional Indian art form to D.C., made by thousands of hands

“All of us were so ready for something like this,” said Shanthi Chandrasekar, an organizer of the public art, called a kolam, which will welcome Biden and Harris to D.C.
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