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September 28
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks during a press conference, on Sept. 22, 2022, in Miami.
September 28

300K barrels of diesel arriving to help power Puerto Rico after Fiona, WH says

The Department of Homeland Security waived a 1920 law to allow a ship to dock.
September 28
U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas testifies before a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security, on Capitol Hill, May 04, 2022.
September 26

Ex-Nigerian official gets 5 years for pandemic fraud in US

A former Nigerian government official has been sentenced to five years in prison for stealing more than $500,000 in pandemic relief benefits in the United States
September 26
September 28

RFK assassin Sirhan asks to go home to live 'in peace'

The man who assassinated presidential candidate Robert F
September 28
This photo released by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Sirhan Sirhan. Sirhan Sirhan, who assassinated presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy in 1968, is asking a judge on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, to free him from prison by reversing California Gov. Gavin Newsom's denial of his parole earlier in the year. (California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP)
September 27

Government shutdown likely avoided after Manchin reverses course on energy permitting

The West Virginia lawmaker asked his permitting change proposal be disregarded.
September 27
Sen. Joe Manchin is followed by reporters as he walks through the Senate Subway of the Capitol, Sept. 27, 2022.
September 28

Prosecuting pregnancy loss: Why advocates fear a post-Roe surge of charges

For the first time, a Calif. woman accused of murder in a stillbirth speaks out.
September 28
Chelsea Becker was arrested and charged with murder in Kings County, Calif., after delivering a stillborn baby in 2019. She served more than a year in jail before the case was dismissed for lack of evidence.
September 27

Maryland couple pleads guilty to selling nuclear-related secrets

The couple was charged with selling nuclear information to a foreign country.
September 27
Jonathan and Diana Toebbe are pictured in photos released by the West Virginia Regional Jail and Correctional Facility Authority on Oct. 12, 2021.
September 28

Supreme Court keeping live audio as it opens again to public

The Supreme Court says it will continue providing live audio broadcasts of arguments in cases
September 28
FILE - Members of the Supreme Court pose for a group photo at the Supreme Court in Washington, April 23, 2021. Seated from left are Associate Justice Samuel Alito, Associate Justice Clarence Thomas, Chief Justice John Roberts, Associate Justice Stephen Breyer and Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor, Standing from left are Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh, Associate Justice Elena Kagan, Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch and Associate Justice Amy Coney Barrett. The Supreme Court says it will continue providing live audio broadcasts of arguments in cases, even as it welcomes the public back to its courtroom for a new term that begins Monday. (Erin Schaff/The New York Times via AP, Pool)
September 28

Biden looks to win over Pacific Island leaders at summit

President Joe Biden is hosting Pacific Island leaders for a two-day summit as the U.S. looks to counter China’s influence in the region
September 28
September 28

Nevada Republicans see a midterm opportunity in the longtime swing state

In recent years, the Silver State tilted narrowly but decisively to Democrats.
September 28
Sen. Catherine Cortez Mastro listens as Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Gary Gensler testifies before the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee, on Capitol Hill, Sept. 15, 2022. Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak attends the launch of the 100-megawatt MGM Resorts Mega Solar Array on June 28, 2021 in Dry Lake Valley, Nev.
September 24

Ohio GOP candidate maintains he served in military

Military records reviewed by ABC News show J.R. Majewski was based in Qatar.
September 24
Ohio Republican congressional candidate J.R. Majewski defends his military record at a news conference on Sept. 23, 2022, in Holland, Ohio.
September 28

White House announces over $8 billion in hunger and nutrition commitments

The White House aims to end hunger and reduce diet-related diseases by 2030.
September 28
President Joe Biden delivers remarks during a Cabinet Meeting at the White House, Sept. 06, 2022.
September 28

Mothers separated from children under Trump should undergo more evaluation: DOJ

An attorney working on family separation said that would be re-traumatizing.
September 28
Children line up to enter a tent at the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children in Homestead, Fla., Feb. 19, 2019.
September 28

Man who plotted to blow up Democratic HQ to be sentenced

A California man who pleaded guilty to plotting to firebomb the state Democratic Party’s headquarters and other buildings in Northern California after the defeat of former President Donald Trump is scheduled to be sentenced by a federal judge
September 28
FILE - The John L. Burton California Democratic Party Headquarters is seen in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, July 16, 2021. A California man who pleaded guilty to plotting to firebomb the state Democratic Party's headquarters and other buildings in Northern California after the defeat of former President Donald Trump is scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022, by a federal judge. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
September 25

Next Jan. 6 hearing may be 'more sweeping' as members weigh criminal referral: Schiff

"It will tell the story about a key element of Donald Trump's plot."
September 25
Former President Donald Trump holds a rally in Wilmington, N.C., Sept. 23, 2022.
September 27

How Black voter turnout will shape Georgia governor's race: The Note

There are signs that Democrats in Georgia and elsewhere should be worried.
September 27
Brian Kemp, governor of Georgia, left, speaks with a constituent after a news conference in McDonough, Ga., July 29, 2020.
September 28

Churches defend clergy loophole in child sex abuse reporting

Clergy in 33 states are exempt from laws requiring professionals such as teachers, physicians and psychotherapists to report information about alleged child abuse to police or child welfare officials
September 28
FILE - The angel Moroni statue atop the Salt Lake Temple is silhouetted against a cloud-covered sky, at Temple Square in Salt Lake City on Feb. 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
September 25

Cheney says she'll campaign against Lake, Mastriano because of their election denials

"That might be the biggest, best gift I've ever received," Kari Lake responded.
September 25
Rep. Liz Cheney speaks about her role on the January 6th Committee and how she feels Donald Trump is a continued threat to our democracy, during an interview at the Texas Tribune Festival in Austin, Texas, Sept. 24, 2022. Cheney revealed she would leave the Republican party if Trump were to gain the presidential nomination for 2024.
September 22

Special master sets timeline for review in Trump docs case

An appeals court has simplified the review by removing the classified materials.
September 22
FBI photograph of redacted documents and classified cover sheets recovered from a container stored in former U.S. president Donald Trump's Florida estate that was included in a U.S. Department of Justice filing Aug. 30, 2022.
September 21

Senate polls tighten as border, crime grow as issues: The Note

Fresh signs of the political climate shifting yet again ahead of the midterms.
September 21
Senate candidate Mandela Barnes addresses the media at a campaign event in Green Bay, Wisc., Sept. 6, 2022.