Roger Stone lawyers ask for judge’s recusal

In a late-night filing on Friday, Roger Stone’s lawyers asked for Judge Amy Berman Jackson to recuse herself from the case because she stated at Stone’s sentencing that the jury acted with “integrity.” Earlier this week, Jackson sentenced Stone, a…

2020 Daily Trail Markers: Nevada Caucus Eve edition

On the eve of the Nevada caucuses, every candidate (except Tulsi Gabbard and Michael Bloomberg) is stumping in the state to turn out supporters ahead of Saturday’s “first in the West” contest. And a new poll from CBS Las Vegas…

Harry and Meghan will stop using Sussex Royal this spring

Prince Harry and Meghan will stop using the word “royal” for their brand this spring. The announcement comes just weeks after the couple shocked the world with the announcement that they were stepping aside as working members of the British…

Before Trump visit, Indian city gets a facelift and a wall

New Delhi – Authorities in India are spending millions of dollars to give a city a facelift ahead of President Trump’s first official visit to the country Monday. Mr. Trump’s first of three stops during the two-day visit will be…

Mexican immigrant is 7th person to die in ICE custody in 5 months

A 34-year-old Mexican immigrant who was being held by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) custody died on Thursday in what officials described as an apparent suicide. David Hernandez Colula is the seventh person to die in ICE custody in five…

Wells Fargo to pay $3 billion for phony-account scandal

Wells Fargo will pay $3 billion in penalties to resolve long-running investigations into consumer abuses that ran unchecked for more than a dozen years, costing the bank’s customers millions of dollars, federal prosecutors announced Friday. The much-awaited settlement between the…

This week on “Face the Nation,” February 23, 2020

Original source: CBS News

Can unions save Joe Biden’s campaign?

Las Vegas — On Valentine’s Day, while many of the guests at the ritzy Bellagio were lost in their romantic thoughts, Joe Biden had courtship of a different kind in mind. He went straight to the back of the hotel…

Number of U.S. coronavirus cases passes 30, officials say

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Trump suggests more farm bailouts as China purchases fall short

President Donald Trump hinted Friday that more farm bailouts could be on the way, “PAID FOR OUT OF THE MASSIVE TARIFF MONEY COMING INTO THE USA.”  Tariffs on imports are paid by U.S. companies and consumers, however.  The all-caps tweet…