Body-cam footage shows Capitol rioter celebrating as D.C. cop is beaten and Tasered: ‘I got one!’
Body camera footage from D.C. police Officer Michael Fanone shows him screaming in agony after a pro-Trump mob dragged him down the U.S. Capitol steps, beat him and Tasered him.washingtonpost.com
Tesla stops accepting bitcoin, citing ‘great cost to the environment.’ The cryptocurrency’s value sank.
Elon Musk announced that Tesla would not accept bitcoin, citing concerns over the fossil fuels used to power the cryptocurrency.washingtonpost.com
‘American Idol’ boots finalist Caleb Kennedy over video featuring a KKK-style hood
Caleb Kennedy, 16, left "American Idol" after a video with a friend wearing what appeared to be a Ku Klux Klan hood circulated online.washingtonpost.com
NYPD officer set up tow-truck bribery scheme, used racist slurs, bragged about his ‘Klan’ haircut, feds say
On Tuesday, federal authorities arrested a retired NYPD officer and two other officers for allegedly accepting thousands in cash bribes from a tow truck company.washingtonpost.com
After spreading false claims, Michigan Republican wants to register, fine fact-checkers: ‘You better be right’
Michigan state Rep. Matt Maddock’s bill, which he has dubbed the "Fact Checker Registration Act," would require fact checkers to register with the state and insure themselves with $1 million fidelity bonds.washingtonpost.com
A 28-year-old posed as a student to sneak into high school, police say. Her goal: Instagram follows.
Audrey Francisquini allegedly snuck into American Senior High School in Miami and handed out fliers with her Instagram handle.washingtonpost.com
A man got $5 million in coronavirus aid for ‘sham businesses,’ feds say. He spent it on exotic cars.
Mustafa Qadiri of Irvine, Calif., faces multiple federal charges. The government has seized the Ferrari, Lamborghini and Bentley he is said to have purchased with PPP funds.washingtonpost.com