A Chinese government spokesperson said the US committed ‘evil crimes’ against Native Americans in a bid to counter reports of genocide in Xinjiang

A Chinese government spokesperson said the US committed 'evil crimes' against Native Americans in a bid to counter reports of genocide in Xinjiang

Chinese spokesperson Zhao Lijian speaks at a daily briefing in 2020.Greg Baker/AFP via Getty Images A Chinese spokesperson has criticized the diplomatic boycott of the Winter Olympics. The boycott was announced by the United States in response to Beijing’s “ongoing genocide” against the Uyghur minority. Zhao Lijian hit back, accusing the United States of committing …

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Voting systems company Smartmatic wants MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell’s lawsuit dismissed, and accuses him of going on a ‘crusade without a claim’ by suing them for suppressing free speech

Voting systems company Smartmatic wants MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell's lawsuit dismissed, and accuses him of going on a 'crusade without a claim' by suing them for suppressing free speech

Voting systems company Smartmatic said that Mike Lindell, CEO of MyPillow, was on an “unclaimed crusade” in a new filing on Wednesday.Stephen Maturin / Getty Images Voting systems company Smartmatic has filed a lawsuit against Mike Lindell, CEO of MyPillow, for its refusal. Smartmatic has argued that Lindell’s allegations against them are “bogus,” calling the …

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Body camera footage played in court shows Kim Potter collapsing after fatally shooting Daunte Wright: ‘I’m going to prison’

Body camera footage played in court shows Kim Potter collapsing after fatally shooting Daunte Wright: 'I'm going to prison'

In this image taken from a police video shown during the trial of former Brooklyn Police Department officer Kim Potter on Wednesday, December 8, 2021, in Minneapolis, Potters’ reaction on the ground after a traffic stop in Don’t Wright on April 11, 2021.Court TV, via AP, Pool Body-worn camera footage captured Kim Potter’s response after …

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FBI transcript says defendants linked to Oath Keepers went to Olive Garden for dinner after ransacking the Capitol on January 6

FBI transcript says defendants linked to Oath Keepers went to Olive Garden for dinner after ransacking the Capitol on January 6

Jessica Marie Watkins (second from left) and Donovan Ray Kroll (center), both Ohioans, walk the steps of the eastern front of the U.S. Capitol with the militia group Oath Keepers on Jan. 6, 2021.Photograph: Jim Borg/Reuters A group of people associated with the department’s guards are accused of plotting the Capitol riots. According to the …

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Senate rejects vaccine mandate for businesses

Senate rejects vaccine mandate for businesses

News agency Senate rejects Biden’s corporate vaccine authorization The Senate narrowly approved a resolution Wednesday to overturn the Biden administration’s requirement that companies with 100 or more workers have their employees vaccinated against the coronavirus or undergo weekly testing. The Democratic-led House of Representatives is unlikely to take the action, which means the mandate will …

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U.S. Navy seized missiles, petroleum products from Iranian military

U.S. Navy seized missiles, petroleum products from Iranian military

Meet the Iranian ship The US Navy has seized 171 surface-to-air missiles, eight anti-tank missiles, and 1.1 million barrels of petroleum products worth $261 million from two Iranian ships in the Arabian Sea in three separate cases since 2019, the US Justice Department said. In a press release Tuesday. The Navy confiscated the weapon in …

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