Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro blasted his indictment by accusing the U.S. and Colombia of “giving orders to flood Venezuela with violence.”Attorney General William Barr says the case accuses the “corrupt Venezuelan regime,” including the Maduro-dominated judiciary and the powerful armed forces.
A federal judge delivered an ultimatum Thursday to attorneys representing Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis in a lawsuit challenging a 2019 law implementing a constitutional amendment restoring voting rights to felons who have completed their sentences.
The U.S. Education Department ordered Pennsylvania State University to make significant changes to the way it investigates complaints of sexual misconduct after an investigation found the school continued to mishandle cases years after the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.
The largest economic relief bill in U.S. history will provide for “personal protective equipment and other needed medical items and to support overtime for officers on the front lines,” says Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT).
Venezuela President Nicolás Maduro was charged in the U.S. on Thursday with federal drug trafficking crimes after an investigation by federal authorities in Washington, New York and Florida. Charges were also filed against Venezuela’s chief justice, defense minister, intelligence officials and the members of FARC, the largest rebel group in Colombia.
Brenton Tarrant, the suspect in the shooting deaths of 51 worshipers at two Christchurch, New Zealand, mosques pleaded guilty to murder, attempted murder and terrorism charges in a surprise deal with prosecutors.