EU opens deeper probe of Microsoft’s Activision deal

Washington CNN Business  —  The European Union is taking a closer look at Microsoft’s proposed $68.7 billion purchase of video game giant Activision Blizzard, citing concerns the deal could hurt…

Georgia DA Asks Supreme Court To Let Lindsey Graham Testify In Election Probe

The Georgia prosecutor investigating possible illegal election interference in the 2020 election said Thursday that the Supreme Court should not stand in the way of U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham’s testimony…

Lindsey Graham Begs Clarence Thomas to Save Him From Georgia Criminal Probe

On Friday, Senator Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) asked Clarence Thomas to help him out after a lower court ordered him to testify before a special grand jury in Georgia, investigating Donald…

Migrant Attorneys Call For Criminal Probe Into Ron DeSantis’ Cruel Martha’s Vineyard ‘Stunt’

Attorneys for Venezuelan asylum seekers who were shipped to Martha’s Vineyard last week by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis are calling for a criminal probe into the “shameful political stunt.” “We…

UK launches deeper antitrust probe of Microsoft’s Activision deal

The second-stage probe comes after the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) said on Sept. 1 that the acquisition — which would make Microsoft (MSFT) the world’s third-largest video game…

Trump’s Beloved Durham Probe Ends With A Giant Whimper

If you recall, Donald Trump assured us that upon “investigating the investigators,” we’d learn the truth about a giant “deep state” conspiracy against him, starting with the Obama administration, egged…

Judge throws out Trump’s sprawling lawsuit against Hillary Clinton, ex-FBI officials over Russia probe

CNN  —  A federal judge has dismissed former President Donald Trump’s lawsuit against Hillary Clinton, the Democratic National Committee, several ex-FBI officials and more than two dozen other people and…

Justice Department releases unredacted Barr memo detailing decision not to charge Trump in Russia probe

CNN  —  Former Attorney General Bill Barr concluded that then-President Donald Trump couldn’t be charged with obstructing the Russia probe because there wasn’t an underlying conspiracy between his campaign and…

Amazon accuses the government of harassing Jeff Bezos and Andy Jassy, revealing vast scope of FTC probe

CNN Business  —  Amazon is fighting the US government’s attempt to question its founder, Jeff Bezos, and its CEO, Andy Jassy, as part of a year-long investigation into whether the…

GOP Candidate For Michigan AG Named In Probe Over Breached Voting Systems

Michigan’s attorney general called for a special prosecutor to probe allegations her Donald Trump-backed opponent led an effort that gained unauthorized access to voting equipment during a hunt for false…