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Lawyers for 5 Oath Keepers wary of jury bias ahead of seditious conspiracy trial

A judge underlined repeatedly that the trial of five members of the Oath Keepers does not mean that the right-wing extremist group is itself on trial.

Kenyan lawyer in ICC case linked to new president found dead

In comments to reporters, family lawyer John Khaminwa said the family had described Paul Gicheru as stressed in the hours before his death.

Lawsuit takes aim at Biden student loan forgiveness plan

The Biden administration’s student debt plan would offer up to $10,000 in loan forgiveness for holders of federal student loans and up to $20,000 for Pell Grant recipients.

Teen interest in long-lasting birth control soars after Roe

“Please, I need some birth control in case I get raped," patients tell Dr. Judith Simms-Cendan, a pediatric-adolescent gynecologist in Miami, where state law does not provide exceptions for rape or incest after 15 weeks.

Italy gets new tranche of EU funds as dust settles from vote

Giorgia Meloni's victory lurched Italy, a founding member of the EU and its third-largest economy, sharply to the far-right, and was cheered by other euroskeptic leaders in France and Spain who have also made electoral gains in recent months.

Meta disables Russian propaganda network targeting Europe

More than 1,600 fake Facebook accounts were used to spread the propaganda to audiences in Germany, Italy, France, the U.K. and Ukraine.

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