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Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene swept into the District of Columbia jail to check on conditions for the Jan. 6 detainees, who chanted “Let’s Go Brandon!” — a coded vulgarity against President Joe Biden — as she and other lawmakers left. Speaker Kevin McCarthy met with the mother of rioter Ashli Babbitt, who was killed in the 2021 attack on the Capitol. And McCarthy recently gave Fox News’ Tucker Carlson exclusive access to a trove of Jan. 6 surveillance tapes despite the commentator’s airing of conspiracy theories about it. The House Republicans' efforts can be seen as an attempt to reframe the narrative of the deadly riot and downplay domestic extremism in the U.S.

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Central Virginia members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints now have a local temple to practice their faith with the opening of the Richmond Virginia Temple in Glen Allen, the first in the commonwealth.

A report says a business jet flying over New England violently pitched upward then downward — fatally injuring a passenger — after pilots responding to automated cockpit warnings switched off a system that helps keep the aircraft stable. The preliminary report issued Friday by the National Transportation Safety Board says turbulence was not a factor as initially suspected. The incident involving the Bombardier jet that diverted to a Connecticut airport on March 3 killed Dana Hyde of Cabin John, Maryland. The trim system on the same model Bombardier jet was the subject of a previous safety directive by federal authorities. Bombardier said in a statement that it was reviewing the report.


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