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Divisive Brazilian right-wing philosopher, provocateur dies

Jan. 25, 2022 15:17 PM EST

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Olavo de Carvalho, a leading light of Brazil’s conservative movement who stirred passions among both devotees and detractors, has died, according to a statement published Tuesday on his official Twitter profile. He was 74. De Carvalho died Monday night in...

Jan. 6 committee requests interview with Ivanka Trump

Jan. 20, 2022 14:46 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House committee investigating the U.S. Capitol insurrection is asking Ivanka Trump, daughter of former President Donald Trump, to voluntarily cooperate as lawmakers make their first public attempt to arrange an interview with a Trump family member. The...

Today in History

Jan. 19, 2022 00:03 AM EST

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Jan. 19, the 19th day of 2022. There are 346 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 19, 1981, the United States and Iran signed an accord paving the way for the release of 52 Americans held...

GOP leader McCarthy says he won't cooperate with 1/6 panel

Jan. 12, 2022 21:57 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House panel investigating the U.S. Capitol insurrection requested an interview and records from House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Wednesday, as it continues to seek first-hand details from members of Congress on former President Donald Trump’s actions on the day...

Jan. 6 committee subpoenas Trump aide, 2 GOP strategists

Jan. 11, 2022 19:09 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House panel investigating the U.S. Capitol insurrection is demanding records and testimony from a former White House aide they say helped draft former President Donald Trump's Jan. 6 speech, along with two others it says were in communication with people close to Trump. ...

Ohio Rep. Jordan rejects Jan. 6 panel request for interview

Jan. 09, 2022 23:53 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Rep. Jim Jordan of Ohio, one of former President Donald Trump’s closest allies in Congress, on Sunday rejected a request for an interview by the House panel investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection. In a combative letter to committee chairman...

Top Republicans mark Jan. 6 with silence, deflection

Jan. 07, 2022 00:25 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Oh, how things have changed. Just a year ago, many Republicans joined Democrats in reacting with horror to the Capitol insurrection, denouncing both the violence perpetrated by the rioters and the role played by former President Donald Trump in stoking the outrage...

Top Republicans mark Jan. 6 with silence, deflection

Jan. 06, 2022 21:33 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Oh, how things have changed. Just a year ago, many Republicans joined Democrats in reacting with horror to the Capitol insurrection, denouncing both the violence perpetrated by the rioters and the role played by former President Donald Trump in stoking the outrage...

Jan. 6 panel seeks interview with Fox News host Sean Hannity

Jan. 04, 2022 20:13 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House panel investigating the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection on Tuesday requested an interview with Fox News personality Sean Hannity, one of former President Donald Trump’s closest allies in the media, as the committee continues to widen its scope. In a...

Jan. 6 committee prepares to go public as findings mount

Jan. 02, 2022 14:55 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — They’ve interviewed more than 300 witnesses, collected tens of thousands of documents and traveled around the country to talk to election officials who were pressured by Donald Trump. Now, after six months of intense work, the House committee investigating the...