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Maryland Announces Settlement with Kushner-Owned Company

Maryland Announces Settlement with Kushner-Owned Company

A property management company owned by the family of former President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, has agreed to pay a $3.25 million civil penalty and restitution to settle a 2019 lawsuit in Maryland over allegations of charging tenants illegal fees and failing to maintain properties, Attorney General Brian Frosh announced Friday.

Prosecutors to Begin Florida School Shooter Trial Rebuttal

Prosecutors to Begin Florida School Shooter Trial Rebuttal

Prosecutors in the penalty trial of Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz will begin their rebuttal case Tuesday, challenging his attorneys’ contention that he murdered 17 people because his birth mother abused alcohol during pregnancy, a condition they say went untreated.

Georgia Voting Equipment Breach at Center of Tangled Tale

Georgia Voting Equipment Breach at Center of Tangled Tale

The tale of breached voting equipment in one of the country’s most important political battleground states involves a bail bondsman, a prominent attorney tied to former President Donald Trump’s attempts to overturn the 2020 presidential election and a cast of characters from a rural county that rarely draws notice from outsiders.

White House Hosts Local Officials, Touts Impact of Policies

White House Hosts Local Officials, Touts Impact of Policies

The White House has a new effort to show local governments what it can do for their communities, hosting North Carolina officials to highlight funding opportunities and hear firsthand how coronavirus relief, infrastructure dollars and other policies are faring locally.

Ex-Director Pleads Guilty in Mississippi Welfare Fraud Case

Ex-Director Pleads Guilty in Mississippi Welfare Fraud Case

A former director of Mississippi’s welfare agency pleaded guilty Thursday to new federal charges in a conspiracy to misspend tens of millions of dollars that were intended to help needy families in one of the poorest states in the U.S. — part of the largest public corruption case in the state’s history.

Press Release: Artificial Intelligence Company to Expand Headquarters in Virginia

Press Release: Artificial Intelligence Company to Expand Headquarters in Virginia

Governor Glenn Youngkin today announced that Enabled Intelligence, Inc., a provider of secure and accurate data labeling services to enable artificial intelligence applications, will invest $1.4 million to expand its headquarters in Fairfax County. The company will add over 10,000 square feet of classified and unclassified office space to its operations located at 6400 Arlington Boulevard in Falls Church in order to increase capacity. The project will create 117 new jobs.

High Inflation in Sight, Fed to Signal More Rate Hikes Ahead

High Inflation in Sight, Fed to Signal More Rate Hikes Ahead

Last month, when Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell spoke at an economic conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, he issued a blunt warning: The Fed’s drive to curb inflation by aggressively raising interest rates, he said, would “bring some pain” for Americans.

Biden: Russia ‘Shamelessly Violated’ UN Charter in Ukraine

Biden: Russia ‘Shamelessly Violated’ UN Charter in Ukraine

President Joe Biden declared at the United Nations on Wednesday that Russia has “shamelessly violated the core tenets” of the international body with its war in Ukraine as he summoned nations around the globe to stand firm in backing the Ukrainian resistance.

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