Jan. 6 Panel Seeks Contempt Charge for Jeffrey Clark

Jan. 6 Panel Seeks Contempt Charge for Jeffrey Clark

WASHINGTON — The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot moved on Wednesday to hold Jeffrey Clark in criminal contempt of Congress for refusing to cooperate with its inquiry, but agreed to delay a House vote on the matter as the former Justice Department lawyer made an 11th-hour offer to be interviewed again.The panel … Read more

Turkish lira hits record low after Erdogan seeks expulsions

Turkish lira hits record low after Erdogan seeks expulsions

A money changer holds Turkish lira banknotes at a currency exchange office in Ankara, Turkey October 12, 2021. REUTERS/Cagla GurdoganISTANBUL, Oct 24 (Reuters) – The Turkish lira weakened 1.6% to a record low against the dollar in early Asian trade after President Tayyip Erdogan said he had ordered the expulsion of the ambassadors of the … Read more