The Feds shut down a $25 million Bitcoin business for failing to comply with federal regulations. [Link]
A Kentucky couple was forced to wear ankle monitors after testing positive for Covid. [Link]
Libertarian activist Garrett Foster was murdered at an Austin protest over the weekend. [Link]
An Air Force surveillance plane has been spying on the people of Portland. [Link]
Trump officially changes the US interpretation of international arms agreements to allow for less restricted drone sales to foreign countries. [Link]
Germany rejects a Trump proposal to allow Russia back into the G7. [Link]
A ceasefire negotiated between Russia and Ukraine takes effect in Ukraine. [Link]
Russia begins selling oil from the Arctic to China. [Link]
The US carried out a record number of military flights near China in July. [Link]
North Korea declares an emergency in a town near the South Korean border. A man is believed to have Covid after illegally crossing into South Korea and returning. So far, North Korea has not reported any cases of Covid. [Link]
The US Special Envoy to Afghanistan will travel to Kabul in an effort to facilitate talks between the Taliban and the Afghan government. [Link]
The Taliban says the Afghan government has rearrested members of the Taliban released during an ongoing prisoner exchange. [Link]
Over 1,200 Afghan civilians were killed by the war in the first half of 2020. [Link]
Israel destroyed a Palestinian building that was set to be a Covid testing site. Israel destroyed the building because it didn’t have a permit. [Link]
An Israeli court rules Palestinian prisoners do not have a right to social distancing or other Covid protections. [Link]
Israel carried out a helicopter attack against Syrian targets. Israel said it was responding to mortar fire that landed inside of Syria. [Link]
US News An Oregon teenager was fined $1,500 for trying to make extra money selling Mexican street corn. [Link] Joe Biden personally intervened in the DNC platform to keep it from labeling the Israeli theft of Palestinian land as an occupation. [Link] China The US is...
US News LA’s mayor says the city will cut power and sewer services to family homes where lockdowns are violated. [Link] Trump’s Operation Legend is expanding its deployment of federal police to St. Louis and Memphis. [Link] Foreign Policy Trump’s Envoy to Iran, Brian...
2020 Joe Biden calls for more funding for police. [Link] Susan Rice is emerging as a top choice for Biden's vice president. [Link] Iowa restores voting rights to felons who have completed their sentence. [Link] US News Senator Rand Paul introduces a bill that will...
US News Border Patrol raided an aid camp for migrants in the Arizona desert run by No More Deaths. Thirty illegal immigrants were arrested. The group believes the aid camp was targeted because No More Deaths published negative information about Border Patrol. [Link]...
US News Trump sets a September 15th deadline for a US company to acquire TikTok or the platform will be banned in the US. Trump added that the company that buys TikTok should pay the US Treasury for facilitating the deal. [Link] Homeland Security seized $2 billion...
US News On Friday, the Trump administration signaled TikTok would be banned. However, Microsoft is in plans to buy the US version of TikTok. Facebook is set to launch its own version of TikTok. [Link] Trump tweets Homeland Security will not leave Portland until local...