Terrence Shannon leading Illinois with rape allegation hanging over head

BOSTON — Terrence Shannon Jr., the star guard who led the University of Illinois to its first Sweet 16 appearance in 19 years, remained silent Wednesday. He then returned from suspension in the third week of January on advice from his lawyer. Shannon shined on the court for the third-seeded Illini, leading the team to […]

FBI informant accused of lying about Biden bribery allegation rearrested

The FBI informant accused by special counsel David Weiss of fabricating a $10 million bribery scandal against President Biden and his eldest son Hunter was released Thursday, two days after his release, in what his lawyers called “bizarre circumstances.” was arrested again. Alexander Smirnov, 43, was taken into custody at the downtown Las Vegas law […]

Video voyeurism added to probe of Florida GOP Chair following rape allegation

Police are expanding their investigation into Florida Republican Party Chairman Christian Ziegler, who was investigated on rape charges in October. Detectives are currently investigating whether he committed video voyeurism by secretly recording his victims during sexual encounters. FOX 13 Tampa Bay reported. Ziegler is accused of raping a woman during a consensual sexual relationship with […]

Embattled Chair Christian Ziegler censured by Florida Republican Party amid rape allegation

The Florida Republican Party on Sunday formally censured party chairman Christian Ziegler and called for his resignation amid an investigation into rape allegations against him. Lee County Republican Party Chairman Michael Thompson said that at a special meeting of the Florida Republican Party Executive Committee, lawmakers removed Ziegler's powers, reduced his salary to $1, canceled […]

NRA finds surprising ally in ACLU for Supreme Court challenge to NY blacklist allegation

The National Rifle Association (NRA) has found an unlikely ally as the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) advances its First Amendment case in the Supreme Court. After adding the ACLU as co-counsel in the case, NRA Chairman Charles Cotton said, “The ACLU recognizes the important fact that regulators cannot use regulators to silence political speech. […]