Category: Originals

Trump tried to woo Libertarian voters and got booed. Here’s what happened.

Donald Trump was loudly heckled at the Libertarian Party’s national convention in Washington, D.C., on Saturday night — just one day after Robert F. Kennedy Jr., now in consideration to be the party’s presidential candidate, attacked the former president for mishandling the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. The scene at the Washington Hilton, where the convention […]

Here’s the evidence presented against Donald Trump in his hush money trial

The prosecution and defense have rested their cases in Donald Trump’s historic criminal hush money trial, with closing arguments and jury deliberations set to begin after Memorial Day weekend. Prosecutors have charged former President Trump with 34 counts of falsifying business records while trying to cover up an effort to illegally influence the 2016 election […]

Trump courtroom photographers describe what it’s like to cover hush money trial: ‘You are documenting history’

At 7 a.m. each day over the last month, a group of five photographers has assembled at the Manhattan Criminal Courthouse to document former President Donald Trump’s hush money trial. Among them are Jeenah Moon and Spencer Platt, seasoned photojournalists at Bloomberg and Getty Images, respectively, who’ve chronicled high-profile figures for years. Since the hush […]

From Scarlett Johansson’s scathing statement to a mass exodus of executives, here’s everything you need to know about the latest OpenAI drama.

OpenAI, the company known for developing artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning technology, was the subject of a scathing statement by actress Scarlett Johansson this week, in which she expressed “anger” and “disbelief” to hear a voice “eerily similar” to her own used — without her approval — in a demo of the company’s new […]

Defense attorneys rest their case without Trump’s testimony

The defense and prosecution have rested their cases, the jury has been dismissed for the week and closing arguments are set for next Tuesday. This is Yahoo News’ succinct update on the criminal and civil cases against Trump. Here are the latest developments. 🚨 What happened today Prosecutor Susan Hoffinger resumed cross examination of Robert […]

Defense rests without calling the former president to the stand

With lawyer Robert Costello back on the witness stand, the jury was shown a series of emails from April 19, 2018, in which Costello, who once advised Michael Cohen, repeatedly mentioned Rudy Giuliani, who would become Trump’s personal lawyer while he served as president. In his earlier testimony, Cohen said that Costello had advised him […]