Democrats must solve urgent fiscal matters to keep the government open and avoid a default.

ImageSpeaker Nancy Pelosi at the Capitol earlier this month.Credit…Tom Brenner for The New York Times Congressional Democrats will turn this week to urgent fiscal matters, setting aside their ambitious, $3.5 trillion social policy measure for now as they try to keep the government operating beyond Sept. 30, raise the federal borrowing limit and meet Speaker …

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Donald Trump’s main goal? Kill off the Republican establishment.

“If we didn’t have RINOs, the Republican Party would totally dominate politics,” Trump said in a statement via his Save America PAC earlier this month. “The good news is there are far less than there were four years ago—it is a dying breed—but nevertheless, and unfortunately, they still exist!” “Mr. Trump has spoken recently with …

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Bombay HC says no court can compel accused to admit or deny document; dismisses plea by RSS man against Rahul Gandhi | India News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Bombay high court on Monday dismissed a petition filed by an RSS functionary Rajesh Kunte for orders to enable him to rely on a transcript in a defamation complaint that he filed against Rahul Gandhi. Kunte had challenged a Bhiwandi magistrate’s order of 2018 that rejected his plea to admit in evidence a transcript …

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‘Why are more kids getting Covid?’: Dr. Gupta takes children’s questions about the virus – CNN Video

CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta took on one of the hardest interviews, taking questions from children. He met with elementary students in Atlanta to answer their questions about Covid-19 and how to stay safe. They spoke outside in masks in compliance with school policy. Source: CNN CNN

OkCupid Introduces Feature in Support of Abortion Rights

The dating service OkCupid has introduced a way for users to clearly indicate their support of abortion rights: a “pro-choice” badge that appears prominently in a dating profile. Melissa Hobley, OkCupid’s chief marketing officer, said the feature was created in response to the passage of Senate Bill 8, which has made abortion essentially illegal in …

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California’s New Housing Laws: Here’s What to Know

No matter where you live, you’re probably familiar with the exorbitant cost of housing in California. The state’s median home price has crept above $800,000, more than double what it is nationwide. Among the 50 biggest cities in the country, we’re home to the top four most difficult places to afford a mortgage. And half …

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assembly: AIMIM to contest Gujarat Assembly polls, state unit to finalise seats: Owaisi | India News – Times of India

AHMEDABAD: The All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) will contest the 2022 Assembly elections in Gujarat and the party has already started preparations for the polls, its president Asaduddin Owaisi said on Monday. He said the AIMIM state unit will finalise the number of seats to be contested in Gujarat, which has a bipolar politics for …

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