January 6th hearing postponed due to Hurricane Ian

January 6th hearing postponed due to Hurricane Ian – CBS News Watch CBS News CBS News political director Fin Gomez joins CBS News’ Vlad Duthiers and Anne-Marie Green to discuss the political test Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis faces in the form of Hurricane Ian and Georgia Senate candidate Herschel Walker’s ties to a Jan. 6 … Read more

The U.S. and Europe are running out of weapons to send to Ukraine

Ukrainian servicemen fire an M777 howitzer, Kharkiv Region, northeastern Ukraine. This photo cannot be distributed in the Russian Federation. Vyacheslav Madiyevskyy | Future Publishing | Getty Images In the U.S. weapons industry, the normal production level for artillery rounds for the 155 millimeter howitzer — a long-range heavy artillery weapon currently used on the battlefields … Read more

Brazil’s Far Right Plots Its Own January 6 Insurrection

Telegram did not respond to a request fof comment. Telegram was used heavily by organizers of the January 6 riot in the US. The platform is unmoderated, with small exceptions for pornographic and terrorist content, making it a hub for conspiracy theories and disinformation that may otherwise be removed from platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and … Read more

DOT approves 50 states’ plans

A man charges his car at a Tesla super charging station in Arlington, Virginia on August 13, 2021. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds | AFP | Getty Images The U.S. Transportation Department on Tuesday said it approved electric vehicle charging station plans for all 50 states, Washington, D.C., and Puerto Rico covering roughly 75,000 miles of highways. Earlier … Read more

Facebook removes political influence operations from China and Russia

Onur Dogman | Lightrocket | Getty Images Facebook parent company Meta said it took down two unconnected networks of accounts based in China and Russia for seeking to influence political narratives in the U.S. and Europe. The platform regularly searches for and removes accounts it believes to have violated its policy against coordinated inauthentic behavior. … Read more

Hurricane Ian makes landfall in Cuba en route to Florida

Hurricane Ian heading towards Florida coast on Sept. 26th, 2022. NOAA A strengthening Hurricane Ian’s rain and winds lashed Cuba’s western tip, where authorities have evacuated 50,000 people, as it became a major Category 3 storm early Tuesday and roared on a path that could see it hit Florida’s west coast as a Category 4 … Read more

Trump SPAC changes address to UPS Store as investors pull over $130 million

The social media app will be developed by Trump Media and Technology Group (TMTG). Rafael Henrique | LightRocket | Getty Images Digital World Acquisition Corp., the blank-check company looking to take Trump Media and Technology Group public, has changed its listed address to a UPS Store in Miami. The change from a Miami office building … Read more

U.S. stock futures dip, dollar rises as Italian election results add to uncertainty

U.S. stock-index futures fell late Sunday, suggesting losses Monday, as the projected victory of a far-right party in Italy added to uncertainties about rising interest rates and recession fears. After falling nearly 200 points earlier in the session, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YM00, -0.73% were down about 150 points, or 0.5%, around midnight Eastern, … Read more