Senate Democrats battle to cross a $430 billion local weather, drug invoice

WASHINGTON, Aug 6 (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Saturday began debating a Democratic bill to address key elements of President Joe Biden’s agenda – tackling climate change, lowering the cost of medicine for the elderly and energy, and forcing corporations and the wealthy to tackle climate change. pay more taxes. The debate began after … Read more

A jury within the Alex Jones defamation case begins listening to proof on punitive damages

Aug 5 (Reuters) – Lawyers for the parents of a child killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook mass shooting have begun presenting evidence of Alex Jones’ wealth as they seek punitive damages in addition to the $4.1 million awarded by a Texas jury over the suspect’s false claims the US conspiracy. the massacre was a … Read more

Amazon’s related machine cart grows with a $1.7 billion deal for Roomba maker

August 5 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) will acquire robot vacuum cleaner maker iRobot Corp (IRBT.O) in an all-cash deal for about $1.7 billion, in the latest push by the world’s largest online retailer to expand its lineup of smart home devices. Amazon will pay $61 per share, valuing the Roomba-maker at a 22% premium … Read more

Senior US Senator Sinema agrees to $430 billion drug, vitality invoice

WASHINGTON, Aug 4 (Reuters) – Democratic U.S. Senator Kyrsten Sinema said on Thursday she had agreed to “move forward” on a $430 billion drug pricing, energy and tax bill, subject to approval by a Senate arbitrator for the bill, which is intended to the Democrats passed it. over Republican objections. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer … Read more

4 Kentucky officers have been charged with killing Breonna Taylor

WASHINGTON, Aug 4 (Reuters) – U.S. prosecutors on Thursday charged four current and former Louisville, Kentucky, police officers for their roles in the botched 2020 raid that killed Breonna Taylor, a Black woman at her home, in a case that prompted . protests across the country. The charges were the latest effort by the Justice … Read more

Tesla shareholders usually observe the board’s suggestions at an annual assembly

August 4 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) Shareholders voted on the board’s recommendations on most issues at the company’s annual meeting on Thursday, including re-electing directors, approving a stock split, while rejecting proposals focused on the environment and governance. The votes on three of the 13 proposals did not follow the board’s recommendations, according to … Read more

Mistrial denied as jury finds damages in opposition to Alex Jones in Sandy Hook defamation trial

Aug 4 (Reuters) – A Texas judge denied Alex Jones’ motion for a mistrial on Thursday as jury deliberations resumed in a defamation case over the US conspiracy theorist’s false claims about the Sandy Hook mass shooting. The mistrial request followed the revelation during the two-week trial that Jones’ lawyer accidentally sent two years of … Read more

80% of NYC gun suspects launched from custody after arrest: Eric Adams

More than 80% of the perps were pistol-packing put back on the streets after resorting to gun ownership in New York City this year, Mayor Eric Adams said Wednesday. “When it comes to guns, this year, 2,386 people were arrested with a gun. Of those, about 1,921 are out on the street,” said Adams during … Read more

80% of NYC gun suspects launched from custody after arrest: Eric Adams

More than 80% of the perps were pistol-packing put back on the streets after resorting to gun ownership in New York City this year, Mayor Eric Adams said Wednesday. “When it comes to guns, this year, 2,386 people were arrested with a gun. Of those, about 1,921 are out on the street,” said Adams during … Read more