FBI file disproves Trump-Alfa Bank link

Special counsel John Durham has obtained the complete FBI investigative file on the bureau’s conclusion that there was no secret internet communication channel in 2016 between then-candidate Donald Trump and Alfa Bank, a large Russian lender controlled by Kremlin-tied billionaire oligarchs. Mr. Durham said Wednesday in a U.S. District Court filing that the electronic case … [Read more…]

Human remains found in Florida reserve confirmed to be Brian Laundrie, FBI says

Partial remains found by authorities searching for Brian Laundrie, Gabby Petito’s fiancé, were confirmed to be his after a review of dental records. The remains were found in Florida’s Carlton Reserve on Wednesday after more than a month of searching for Laundrie, who was declared a person of interest in Petito’s disappearance before her body … [Read more…]

Who is Wuhan-Linked Patrick Orlando, the Man Taking Donald Trump’s Media Company Public?

By Jarrett Banks and John Jannarone Former President Donald Trump grabbed the attention of Wall Street Thursday after a brief announcement that his new media venture is going public, sending billions of dollars in and out of a SPAC called Digital World Acquisition Corp. (ticker: DWAC), which rose 356% on a volume of nearly half … [Read more…]

Harris County deputy dies of COVID complications

Leah Brennan, Staff writer Oct. 21, 2021Updated: Oct. 21, 2021 12:25 p.m.  Harris County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Joshua Sieman died on Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021, of complications from Covid.  Harris County Sheriff’s Office A 39-year-old Harris County Sheriff’s Office deputy died of COVID-19 complications Thursday morning, according to Sheriff Ed Gonzalez.  Gonzalez identified the deputy in a … [Read more…]

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema would lose today to these people, poll says

U.S. Rep. Ruben Gallego isn’t ruling out challenging Sen. Kyrsten Sinema – and he isn’t the only viable contender. Gallego, who apparently still hopes Sinema can “put things right with voters in Arizona,” tops the list of potential Democratic primary challengers in 2024, according to a recent Data for Progress poll. The naysayers laughing at … [Read more…]

China, bad for Israel | IJN

Any time Israel has reason to doubt the reliability of America’s friendship, some in the Jewish state start thinking about the need to re-evaluate its attitude toward the world. That usually involves a desire to stop thinking of itself solely as part of an alliance with other Western democracies and instead to start acting like … [Read more…]