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Facing contempt proceedings, Mark Meadows sues Nancy Pelosi, Jan. 6 panel
U.S. News // 11 hours ago
Facing contempt proceedings, Mark Meadows sues Nancy Pelosi, Jan. 6 panel
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows on Wednesday sued House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and the Jan. 6 select committee after the panel said it plans to move forward with criminal contempt proceedings against him.
Boyfriend of Ghislaine Maxwell accuser says he drove her to Epstein mansion
U.S. News // 12 hours ago
Boyfriend of Ghislaine Maxwell accuser says he drove her to Epstein mansion
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- The boyfriend of one of Ghislaine Maxwell's accusers confirmed portions of her testimony in court Wednesday, saying he drove her to Jeffrey Epstein's mansion several times.
Instagram head Adam Mosseri grilled by Congress on efforts to protect children
U.S. News // 14 hours ago
Instagram head Adam Mosseri grilled by Congress on efforts to protect children
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Lawmakers in the Senate on Wednesday grilled Instagram head Adam Mosseri about the platform's efforts to ensure it's safe for children.
Dozens of earthquakes rattle off coast of Oregon
U.S. News // 15 hours ago
Dozens of earthquakes rattle off coast of Oregon
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Dozens of earthquakes rattled off the coast of Oregon over the past 24 hours -- some reaching 5.8-magnitude -- but none caused major damage or tsunamis.
Woman's body pulled from car floating in Niagara River
U.S. News // 16 hours ago
Woman's body pulled from car floating in Niagara River
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- A woman's body was pulled from the Niagara River in New York after her vehicle fell into the water on Wednesday.
Hillary Clinton shares victory speech she would've given had she won in 2016
U.S. News // 16 hours ago
Hillary Clinton shares victory speech she would've given had she won in 2016
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Wednesday shared excerpts from the victory speech she planned to read had she won the 2016 presidential election.
One-third of COVID-19 vaccine doses given at chain pharmacies, officials say
Health News // 17 hours ago
One-third of COVID-19 vaccine doses given at chain pharmacies, officials say
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Privately owned retail pharmacies in the United States administered roughly one-third of the COVID-19 vaccine doses given nationally, officials with the National Association of Chain Drug Stores said Wednesday.
Half of drinkers who think they're OK to drive are wrong, study says
Health News // 17 hours ago
Half of drinkers who think they're OK to drive are wrong, study says
If you think you're fine to drive after drinking, there's a good chance you're wrong, new research shows. Despite being over the legal driving limit, half of the study's participants believed they were safe to drive.
Massachusetts company cooks world's largest pot brownie
Odd News // 18 hours ago
Massachusetts company cooks world's largest pot brownie
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- A marijuana dispensary in Massachusetts cooked what it claims to be the world's largest cannabis-infused brownie -- an 850-pound THC treat.
Abortion rights council calls on California to pay for out-of-state patients if Roe vs. Wade falls
U.S. News // 18 hours ago
Abortion rights council calls on California to pay for out-of-state patients if Roe vs. Wade falls
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- A council made up of abortion rights and women's health advocates recommended Wednesday that California prepare to provide abortion access -- and funding -- to all Americans if the Supreme Court overturns Roe vs. Wade.
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