FBI Reveals Who’s Behind Colonial Pipeline Attack; Georgia Bans ‘Defund the Police’ Efforts. The FBI says hacker group DarkSide is behind the cyberattack on Colonial Pipeline, fraudulent unemployment claims created thousands of identity theft victims last quarter, and the Health and Human Services secretary is reportedly raising concern over President Joe Biden’s increased cap on refugees entering the country.
Judge Tosses Eviction Moratorium; Biden Blocks Rule on Gig Workers; Expert on Bill Gates’ Divorce. Former President Donald Trump won’t be posting on Facebook any time soon and now has his own platform, Trump allies start a new group to protect election integrity, and Arizona parents form their own school board.
Man Shot Outside CIA Headquarters Has Died: FBI; Derek Chauvin’s Legal Team Asks for New Trial. President Joe Biden sets a new vaccination goal that he hopes to accomplish by July 4, an FBI agent shot and killed a suspect at the Virginia CIA headquarters, and a Memorial Day weekend motorcycle rally honoring veterans is denied a permit in the nation’s Capitol.
Bill and Melinda Gates Announce Divorce After 27 Years; Biden Raises Refugee Cap to 62,500. The Biden administration has just increased the limit for foreigners seeking refuge in the United States, President Joe Biden visited an elementary school and a community college in Virginia to sell his latest spending plan, and violent riots broke out on the West Coast on May 1.
An economics professor says President Joe Biden’s new spending plan will make people more dependent on the government.
An intense shootout in North Carolina claims the lives of three people and two police officers.
Police departments nationwide are having trouble recruiting and are seeing hundreds of officers retire or quit.
People Fully Vaccinated Don’t Need to Wear Masks Outdoors: CDC; John Kerry Faces Calls to Resign. The CDC lessens mask restrictions for those who have been vaccinated, the Washington, D.C., police department has been hacked and the attackers are demanding a ransom, and Former Secretary of State John Kerry is accused of leaking information about a U.S. ally to Iran.
Census Data Changes House, Electoral College; White House Defends Capital Gains Tax Hike: Texas and Florida will gain more seats in Congress beginning with the 2022 midterm elections, the White House defends President Joe Biden’s proposal to almost double the tax rate on capital gains, and police bodycam footage showing the events leading to Andrew Brown Jr.’s death is released to his family.