Libya, Tripoli suffers the worst fighting in years. Here’s what you need to know about the crisis

The worst fighting in Libya for two years suddenly hit the capital, Tripoli, on Saturday. It explains what led to the violence, why it matters, and how things can unfold. Libya’s fault lines surfaced as local groups took different positions during the 2011 NATO-backed uprising that toppled Muammar Gaddafi. An attempted democratic transition has spiraled … Read more

Pennsylvania gubernatorial candidate Mastriano posed in Confederate uniform at the Army War College

Washington CNN — Doug Mastriano, the Republican candidate for governor in Pennsylvania, posing in a Confederate military uniform in a 2013-2014 faculty photo at the Army War College, a photo obtained by Reuters shows. Teachers at the school, where Mastriano worked at the time, were given the choice of dressing as historical figures, people familiar … Read more

Maxwell Frost: Gen Z candidate to win Democratic nomination in Florida’s 10th district, CNN projects

CNN — Maxwell Frost, a 25-year-old community organizer, will win the Democratic nomination in Florida’s 10th congressional districtCNN projects, and could become the first member of Generation Z elected to Congress. He beat out a crowded field of candidates seeking to replace the Democratic representative. Val Demings in an Orlando-based district, including state senator Randolph … Read more

Trump legal team asks ‘special master’ to review Mar-a-Lago evidence and determine if any should be fired

CNN — Former president donald trumpThe legal team of has asked a federal judge to appoint a “special master” to ensure that the Department of Justice returns all of its private documents seized during the search for Mar-a-Lago two weeks ago. Trump is asking for a special master — a third-party attorney — to oversee … Read more

Florida Democrats will decide on Tuesday who would be best suited to lead the fight against abortion in DeSantis

CNN — With that, the Democratic candidates for Florida Governor Agrees: New restrictions on abortion in the Sunshine State and uncertainty about the future of women’s health across America have invigorated their constituents and added urgency to their efforts to overthrow the governor. Ron DeSantis this autumn. But the question of who is better suited … Read more

Appeals court temporarily stays order requiring Graham to appear before Atlanta-area grand jury

CNN — On Sunday, a federal appeals court temporarily stayed a district court order demanding that Republican Senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina appear before a grand jury to investigate conspiracies to illegally influence the results of Georgia’s 2020 election. The 11th United States Circuit Court of Appeals returned the proceedings around the Fulton County … Read more

Lindsey Graham: Federal judge won’t stay ruling that senator must appear before grand jury

CNN — A federal judge will not suspend her decision that Sen. Lindsey Graham is due to appear before the Fulton County Special Grand Jury investigating Republican efforts to overthrow the Results of the 2020 presidential election in Georgia. Graham had asked U.S. District Judge Leigh Martin May on Thursday to suspend her earlier decision … Read more

Rudy Giuliani before the grand jury on Wednesday

CNN — Rudy Giuliani, who Atlanta prosecutors told was a target in their probe of former President Donald Trump’s 2020 election subversion plans in Georgia, is appearing behind closed doors for grand jury testimony as part of the investigation. Giuliani declined to comment to CNN as he walked to Fulton County Superior Court just before … Read more

Rudy Giuliani told by prosecutors he is a target in Georgia 2020 presidential election investigation

CNN — Rudy Giuliani was told by Georgia prosecutors that he was the target of the special purpose grand jury investigating whether former President Donald Trump and his allies broke the law in their effort to overturn Georgia’s 2020 election results. A prosecutor from the Fulton County District Attorney’s Office called Giuliani’s attorney in Georgia … Read more

Primary election: Trump’s pick will win Wisconsin GOP gubernatorial nomination, CNN projects

CNN — by Donald Trump the chosen candidate for governor of Wisconsin will win the GOP nomination, CNN Projectsunderscoring the former president’s influence among Republican primary voters in the last contest in which he and former Vice President Mike Pence were opposed – and the first since FBI research of Trump’s Florida resort. Tim Michels’ … Read more