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Schiff, Maloney ask for security damage assessment on Mar-a-Lago documents

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J.K. Rowling gets death threat after calling attack on Rushdie "horrifying"

British screenplay writer J. K. Rowling poses for a photograph.
British screenplay writer J. K. Rowling poses for a photograph. Photo: Geoffroy Van Der Hasselt/AFP via Getty Images
Mark Robinson
16 hours ago - World

Taliban beat women protesting in Afghanistan as anniversary nears

Women protesting in Afghanistan were beaten by Taliban fighters Saturday
Taliban fighters fired into the air as they dispersed a rare rally by women in Kabul, Afghanistan on Aug. 13. Photo: Nava Jamshidi/Getty Images
Herb Scribner
Updated 16 hours ago - Politics & Policy

Librarian sues over accusations that kids’ section contains “erotic” books

ewly donated LGBTQ+ books are displayed in the library.
Newly donated LGBTQ+ books are displayed in the library. Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Suspect in Salman Rushdie attack charged with attempted murder

A view from the round of the house of Salman Rushdie attack suspect 24-year-old Hadi Matar.
A view near the house of Salman Rushdie attack suspect. Photo: Islam Dogru/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images

Florida judge who approved FBI search for Trump's home hit with threats

Former president Donald Trump's home at Mar-a-Lago.
Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. Photo: Charles Trainor Jr./Miami Herald/Tribune News Service via Getty Images

Trump lawyer says FBI search was Democrats' attempt to spin up "drama"

Trump lawyer Alina Habba
Trump's lawyer Alina Habba, leaves Manhattan Supreme Court on April 25. Photo: Molly Crane Newman/New York Daily News/Tribune News Service via Getty Images

Marjorie Taylor Greene drafts articles of impeachment against Merrick Garland

Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene during CPAC.
Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene during CPAC. Photo: Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images

Cracks emerge in GOP’s Mar-a-Lago response

Illustration of a red speech bubble with cracks in it
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios