Manhattan DA, House GOP chairs ramp up battle over Trump investigation

Manhattan DA, House GOP chairs ramp up battle over Trump investigation

[ad_1] Jordan, Comer and Steil, in their Saturday letter, set a new deadline of March 31 for a swath of documents they are requesting regarding Bragg’s office, including any related to potential federal funding of or involvement in his work. They also doubled down on their request for Bragg to provide testimony behind closed doors. … Read more

Toxic Germanity and the battle for ‘das Auto’

Toxic Germanity and the battle for ‘das Auto’

[ad_1] Press play to listen to this article Voiced by artificial intelligence. Matthew Karnitschnig is POLITICO’s chief Europe correspondent. BERLIN — Europe’s worst-kept secret is that the Germans ultimately decide everything. “I’ll never forget how all the other member states held back in anticipation, waiting to see what the Germans would do,” a senior U.K. … Read more

Crisis sparks new battle between small and large banks

Crisis sparks new battle between small and large banks

[ad_1] ICBA is gearing up to make the case that the smallest, “community” banks shouldn’t have to pay for the rescue of bank depositors and that the largest lenders deserve stricter oversight from regulators. The group entered the fray early Monday with this message to reporters covering the crisis: “Silicon Valley Bank and the Nation’s … Read more

After Seattle, caste battle now reaches Toronto

After Seattle, caste battle now reaches Toronto

[ad_1] Washington: After Seattle in the United States, the caste battle has now reached Toronto in Canada where the two sides — one favouring a ban on caste-based discrimination and the other opposing any such move — have started fighting it out in a district school. Last month, Seattle became the first US city to … Read more

Opinion | The Real 2024 Battle: Trump vs. Reagan

Opinion | The Real 2024 Battle: Trump vs. Reagan

[ad_1] This way of thinking in a Republican primary is something new. Once upon a time, pretty much every Republican wanted to be a Reagan Republican. If the Trump camp gets its way, Reaganism will have gone from passé in 2016 to an affirmative vulnerability in 2024. There are layers to this intra-Republican debate. It … Read more

Biden’s next battle in his opioids fight: His own bureaucracy

Biden’s next battle in his opioids fight: His own bureaucracy

[ad_1] The law, enacted in December, eliminated a requirement that practitioners go through time-consuming training to prescribe buprenorphine, which helps patients wean themselves from dangerous opioids like fentanyl or heroin. It also lifted restrictions on the number of patients doctors could treat with the drug. But buprenorphine is itself an opioid, and access to it … Read more

The Trump vs. DeSantis proxy battle shapes up with dueling CPAC vs. Club for Growth events

The Trump vs. DeSantis proxy battle shapes up with dueling CPAC vs. Club for Growth events

[ad_1] Former United Nations ambassador Nikki Haley and biotech entrepreneur Vivek Ramaswamy are the only presidential candidates bridging the two gatherings, though the lesser-known Ramaswamy is not yet registering on public polling of the potential 2024 field. Despite being a nearby resident in Palm Beach, Trump was not invited to the Club’s retreat this week … Read more

Countdown begins for Meghalaya Assembly polls, battle for Shillong in focus

Countdown begins for Meghalaya Assembly polls, battle for Shillong in focus

[ad_1] Shillong: After the high-pitched election campaigning, Meghalaya is all set to decide its political fate in the Assembly polls that are to be held on Monday. Polling will be held at 3,419 polling stations across 59 Assembly constituencies in the state. The voting will begin at 7 am and continue till 4 pm on … Read more

Battle for control of Wisconsin Supreme Court sees liberal and conservative advance to final round

Battle for control of Wisconsin Supreme Court sees liberal and conservative advance to final round

[ad_1] “I can’t tell you how I’ll rule in any case, but throughout this race, I’ve been clear about what my values are,” Protasiewicz said during her victory speech, pointing to her support for abortion access, voting rights and public safety. The eventual winner will help decide major cases that are likely to come before … Read more

Tollywood actor Taraka Ratna loses battle for life after 23 days

Tollywood actor Taraka Ratna loses battle for life after 23 days

[ad_1] Tollywood actor Nandamuri Taraka Ratna Hyderabad: Tollywood actor Nandamuri Taraka Ratna on Saturday night breathed his last at Bengaluru’s Narayana Institute of Cardiac Sciences, where he was admitted on January 27 after he collapsed during a padyatra of TDP general secretary Nara Lokesh in Kuppam town of Andhra Pradesh. He was 39. Taraka Ratna … Read more