‘Pure insanity’: Justice Dept. rebuffed Trump bid to overturn electionUnited States · 2:57 PM UTC
Former President Donald Trump pressed the Justice Department during his waning weeks in office to join his failed effort to overturn his election defeat based on his false claims of voting fraud, but its leaders refused, with one decrying the "pure insanity" of the claims, documents released on Tuesday showed.
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Energy · 5:32 PM UTCInterest in Shell's Permian assets seen as a bellwether for shale demand
A cadre of oil companies, seeing continued profits in shale, are mulling Royal Dutch Shell's (RDSa.L) holdings in the largest U.S. oil field as the European giant considers an exit from the Permian Basin, according to market experts.
Middle East · 6:50 AM UTCFront-runner for Iran presidency is hardline judge sanctioned by U.S.
Ebrahim Raisi's record of fierce loyalty to Iran's ruling clerics helps explain why the senior judge is a front-runner in Friday's presidential election, a contest the authorities have limited almost exclusively to hardline candidates like him.
U.S. · 4:29 PM UTCU.S. lays out plan to confront white supremacist violence
President Joe Biden's administration on Tuesday unveiled a plan to address the threat of violence posed by white supremacists and militias, five months after members of those groups joined in a deadly attack on the U.S. Capitol.