July 30, 2023 • Thousands of supporters of the junta that took over Niger in a coup this week marched through the streets of the capital waving Russian flags, chanting Vladimir Putin’s name, and denouncing France. August 2, 2023 • Gang warfare has increasingly plagued Haiti since the 2021 assassination of President Jovenel Moïse. Criminal control has worsened and today the innocent are often killed, raped and held for ransom. August 3, 2023 • Justin Trudeau is the 51-year-old scion of one of Canada’s most famous politicians. Together, they brought star power to the prime minister’s office.
Probe is at least the fifth by federal auto safety regulators into Tesla vehicles over the past three years. “We’ve found no confirmation that there was an active shooter,” Capitol Police chief Thomas Manger told reporters. Joel Alejandro Bowman remained hospitalized Wednesday after being shot by a Memphis police officer on Monday. SAG-AFTRA Foundation President Courtney B. Vance announced the group has raised over $15 million for its financial assistance program, with donations of $1 million or more from A-listers.
- The city recorded 744.8 millimeters (29.3 inches) of rain between Saturday and Wednesday morning, the Beijing Meteorological Bureau said Wednesday.
- In the summer of 1787, the Founders met in Philadelphia to design the presidency.
- Video of the “bear” interacting with people at a zoo in the city of Hangzhou went viral, with many casting doubt on the animal’s authenticity.
- July 31, 2023 • No one immediately claimed responsibility for Sunday’s bombing, which killed dozens and wounded nearly 200 people.
Much of what they discussed is at the center of the events disclosed in Tuesday’s indictment of former President Donald Trump for his alleged attempts to overturn the 2020 election. CBS News chief political analyst John Dickerson explains. Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is the world’s largest multimedia news provider, reaching billions of people worldwide every day. Reuters provides business, financial, national and international news to professionals via desktop terminals, the world’s media organizations, industry events and directly to consumers. One of three major credit firms has downgraded the U.S.’ credit rating from AAA to AA+. “The repeated debt-limit political standoffs and last-minute resolutions have eroded confidence in fiscal management,” Fitch Ratings said in a statement explaining the decision.
Members of the local community where U.S. nurse Alix Dorsainvil “fell in love with the people” are calling on her kidnappers to set her free. In the only country attacked with atomic bombs, the hashtag #NoBarbenheimer was trending. Beijing got 29 inches of rain in just 4 days – an all-time high since recordkeeping began 140 years ago. The U.S. hasn’t called the military takeover in Niger a coup and isn’t organizing evacuations, but 21 U.S. nationals have escaped on a European plane. July 30, 2023 • Russian authorities say three Ukrainian drones attacked Moscow in the early hours on Sunday, injuring one person and prompting a temporary closure for traffic of one of four airports near the capital. July 30, 2023 • African leaders are leaving two days of meetings with Vladimir Putin with little to show for their requests to resume a deal that kept grain flowing from Ukraine and to find a path to end the war.
The second federal indictment of former President Donald Trump lists six unnamed co-conspirators, who are believed to include Trump legal advisers Rudy Giuliani and John Eastman. The 45-page indictment accuses Trump and his co-conspirators of a scheme to try to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election. CBS News’ Robert Costa reports on why the co-conspirators matter to the Justice Department’s case, and Scott MacFarlane explains how Trump’s expected arraignment Thursday could play out. In the summer of 1787, the Founders met in Philadelphia to design the presidency.
Consumer investigative correspondent Anna Werner has the story. New data from car buying platform Autolist shows consumers are wary of the cost and effectiveness of electric vehicles. Medora Lee, money and personal finance reporter with USA Today, joined CBS News to talk about how EV’s are trending. At an economic policy speech on Monday, Republican presidential http://inrnews.com/ candidate Ron DeSantis repeatedly blamed China for sapping the United States of its financial strength, mentioning the nation no less than 11 times in 20 minutes. As soon as Schanda Handley was rescued, she told police she believed her estranged husband was behind her kidnapping. See the evidence that convinced investigators he was responsible.
July 31, 2023 • No one immediately claimed responsibility for Sunday’s bombing, which killed dozens and wounded nearly 200 people. Trudeau was only 43 when he became prime minister in late 2015 and the sharply-dressed couple quickly captured the attention of the world media. Australia’s national gallery said Thursday it will return three sculptures to Cambodia after an investigation found they were likely to have been “illegally exported” from the country. Singapore executed a 39-year-old man who was convicted of trafficking heroin, the city-state’s fifth hanging this year and the third in just over a week, authorities said on Thursday.
Trump is expected to appear in court Thursday for his first hearing in a case unlike any other in U.S. history. In a Zoom call, former Vice President Mike Pence told major donors he is confident he will raise enough to make the primary debate threshold in the next 7 to 10 days. July 30, 2023 • The attack tore through a rally by supporters of a hard-line cleric and political leader in the country’s northwestern Bajur district. July 31, 2023 • A deadly bombing near the Pakistan-Afghanistan border has killed dozens and injured hundreds. Shipping company Yellow is expected to file bankruptcy. The four-count indictment, the third criminal case against Trump, provided deeper insight into a dark chapter in American history that has already been the subject of exhaustive federal investigations and captivating public hearings.
Their grain and sunflower oil once helped feed the world. Now, even their backup routes to the international market have become targets. The latest indictment accuses former President Trump of conspiracies built on knowing falsehoods. Tens of thousands of people were evacuated before the remnants of Typhoon Doksuri hit Beijing, and another massive storm is already headed for China. “We are now entering day 5 since our dear friend Alix and her child were kidnapped,” Christian humanitarian organization El Roi Haiti said in an update on Monday.
Video of the “bear” interacting with people at a zoo in the city of Hangzhou went viral, with many casting doubt on the animal’s authenticity. A podcast reignited interest in the cold case of Kristin Smart who went missing from her college campus in 1996. In October 2022, a California jury found longtime suspect Paul Flores guilty of her murder. When a young mother disappears in Columbia, Missouri, investigators use DNA from a tree to help solve the mystery of what happened to her. The settlement was finalized on what would have been Lacks’ 103rd birthday.
Congress provided nearly $200 billion in emergency funding for schools within the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic. But despite the huge sums of money, the nation’s report card found student test scores are still lower across the board compared with pre-pandemic levels. Professor Thomas Kane, economist and faculty director at Harvard University’s Center for Education Policy Research, joined CBS News to discuss why schools have struggled to get a handle on COVID recovery. Former President Donald Trump sought to move the command’s headquarters to Alabama in his final days in office. The former president is expected to appear in court today for his first hearing in a case unlike any in U.S. history.