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June 22, 2024

SCOTUS Blog

SCOTUS Upholds Gun Ban

The Supreme Court upheld a federal law preventing individuals under domestic-violence restraining orders from possessing firearms, ruling it does not violate the Second Amendment.
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The Wall Street Journal

Heat Ravages Hajj, Many Dead

Temperatures soared above 125 degrees at one point this week—unusually high for mid-June—and more than 1,170 people died. Among them were a number of Americans.
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The Washington Post

Winnett Will Not Join Post

Robert Winnett, initially set to become editor of WaPo, will remain at the Daily Telegraph amid controversies over his past practices and the recent exit of executive editor Sally Buzbee.
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The Washington Post

AI Is Exhausting the Power Grid

AI's rising electricity demands strain the power grid, pushing tech firms toward ambitious clean-energy solutions like atomic fusion, though critics say this increases fossil fuel use.
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Politico

Jamaal Bowman on the Brink

Jamaal Bowman’s 2021 trip to Israel shifted his stance on the conflict, leading to doubts about a two-state solution and potentially jeopardizing his reelection due to backlash from his district.
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Los Angeles Times

Gascon Blamed for Second Death

The case has given Gascón’s critics an opportunity to directly link the progressive district attorney’s policies to a violent crime that some argue could have been prevented.
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NBC News

PA Parents of Six Drown

The family was at Stuart Beach when the parents, Brian Warter and Erica Wishard, and two of their teenage children were swept out. The teens were able to make it back to shore safely.
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American Greatness

Winklevoss: Why I'm for Trump

“Over the past few years, the Biden Administration has openly declared war against crypto. It has weaponized multiple government agencies to bully, harass, and sue the good actors …”
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Tasting Table

Coveted $40k Wine at Costco

When you unexpectedly spot a coveted wine with a $40k price tag, you're going to have some questions — the first being how it might pair with your food court hot dog or a $5 rotisserie.
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