West pushes Russia into its first foreign debt default since 1918

Following reports that Moscow had failed to pay about $100 million in interest on two bonds during a 30-day grace period that expired Sunday, the White House said the default showed the power of Western sanctions imposed on Russia since it invaded Ukraine. “This morning’s news around the finding of Russia’s default, for the first …

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The Election Conspiracy Theories Driving Tina Peters to Run in Colorado

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. — Just six weeks before the 2020 presidential election — game day for vote-counting bureaucrats — Tina Peters was so proud of her operation at the Mesa County clerk’s office that she invited a film crew in to show it off. There’s no chance of mishap here, she boasted. “The Russians can’t …

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Russia on the brink of historic debt default as payment period expires

Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov (seen here with Russian President Vladimir Putin in 2019) reportedly told Russian newspaper Vedomosti that Moscow will continue to service external debts in rubles, but foreign Eurobond holders will need to open ruble and hard currency accounts with Russian banks in order to receive payments. Mikhail Svetlov | Getty Images …

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The Final Days of Mississippi’s Last Abortion Clinic

JACKSON, Miss. — A young woman entered the parking lot of the only abortion clinic in Mississippi, her shoulders hunched. She was accompanied by an older woman and a stone-faced young man with a handgun on his hip. She appeared terrified. All around them, the noise was deafening. It was early Saturday morning, and a …

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5 takeaways from the fifth day of January 6 hearings

The hearing kicked off mere hours after federal investigators raided the home of Jeffrey Clark, who was one of the key Justice Department figures who was involved in Trump’s schemes. He has denied any wrongdoing related to January 6. Here are takeaways from Thursday’s hearing. Thursday’s hearing underscored the role that Trump’s Republican allies in …

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Trump’s Justice Dept. officials reveal details of plot to topple department

Placeholder while article actions load Richard Donoghue, President Donald Trump’s acting deputy attorney general, picked up the phone at home in December 2020 to hear the president of the United States insist once again that the election he had just lost was filled with fraud. He reached to his wife’s nightstand, picked up pad and …

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Virginia inmates escape from federal prison

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Authorities are searching for four inmates who escaped from a federal prison in Virginia this weekend, officials said. Corey Branch, Tavares Lajuane Graham, Lamonte Rashawn Willis and Kareem Allen Shaw went missing from the Federal Correctional Complex Petersburg’s satellite camp in Hopewell, Virginia, around 1:45 a.m. Saturday, …

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