Sen. Bob Menendez & wife indicted for bribery

New Jersey Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez was charged Friday with corruption-related offenses for the second time in 10 years. Menendez and his wife, Nadine Arslanian Menendez, are accused of accepting “hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes” in exchange for the senator’s influence, according to the newly unsealed federal indictment. Prosecutors allege the bribes included […]

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Trump not losing sleep over threat of jail time

Former President Donald Trump is not afraid of going to prison despite facing four criminal trials, saying, “I’m built a little differently.” “I don’t even think about it,” Trump told NBC’s Meet the Press moderator Kristen Welker in an interview aired on Sunday. “I’m built a little differently, I guess, because I have had people […]

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Congress returns to session; Trump looms large

House Republicans say they’ll return Monday fresh off a week of infighting that paralyzed the lower chamber, but they’ll have a renewed focus on this: to discredit the inquiry that led to former President Donald Trump’s historic indictment on 37 counts as well as Trump’s political enemies. House Republicans had launched aggressive investigations into President […]