It’s recess but we still have Congressional Hits and Misses
One Texas deputy killed and two others wounded in shooting, Houston police say
A constable's deputy was killed and two others were wounded when they were shot from behind outside a bar in Houston, Texas, early Saturday, authorities said.
Facebook and Big Tobacco: Why Social Media Is (and Isn’t) Like Cigarettes
Members of Congress have likened Facebook and Instagram’s tactics to that of the tobacco industry. WSJ’s Joanna Stern reviews the hearings of both to explore what cigarette regulation can tell us about what may be coming for Big Tech. Photo illustration:...
The Wall Street Journal.
Did Daredevil Cliff Jumper Get Friends to Stage Fake Kidnapping?
ROME—A 25-year-old British tourist who was found chained barefoot to a radiator in a dark room in central Italy this week claiming he had been kidnapped risked his life over a lost bet five years ago. Patrick Sam Kourosh Demilecamps angered Italian...
The Daily Beast
Waffle House waitress pulled gun over food complaint, Atlanta customer claims
Police are investigating a Waffle House customer's claim that a waitress pulled a gun on him after he complained about his food order, according to reports.
Biden's electric vehicle plan includes expanding charging stations. Is it enough?
The infrastructure bill stalled in the House includes $7.5 billion to expand electric vehicle charging stations. Advocates say it's a good start.
Key to Biden's Climate Agenda Like to Be Cut Because of Manchin
The New York Times
Former President Bill Clinton to remain in hospital
Manchin criticizes 'out of stater' Sanders for op ed in West Virginia
His budget plan stalled in Congress, Biden pitches child care expansion
Windows 11: Are you unsure about upgrading from Windows 10? What you need to know
Jen Psaki Pledges to ‘Be More Careful’ to Avoid Hatch Act Violations After Ethics Complaint
Law & Crime
The Soviet space engineer who inspires Elon Musk
US announces reopening date: What travelers need to know
Unvaccinated Adults 11 Times More Likely To Die of COVID-19: CDC
U.S. News & World Report
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Preserving New York’s Latino History, One Photo at a Time
Americans are ready to tax the rich