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Photos of Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo leak ahead of its world premiere

After Porsche showed off images of its Taycan Cross Turismo EV last week, it became crystal clear what the thing looks like. But now, leaked images have surfaced, and we can get an even clearer look. The images were circulated over on the Taycan Forum, shared by a user going by the handle Paxton. It seems the pictures were snapped from a prematurely posted review video by German auto magazine, Auto Bild. The Porsche Taycan’s official worldwide unveiling is due to happen at 1600 CET, March 4. You...
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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton lands in Austin after trip to Utah

On Tuesday, Paxton tweeted he needed to be in Utah for an in-person law enforcement demonstration and to meet with Utah’s attorney general.
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Texas AG Ken Paxton and wife, Texas state Sen. Angela Paxton, left for Utah during Texas freeze to have meetings about antitrust lawsuits

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton testifies in front of the Senate Committee on Health and Human Services, just a few days before a grand jury indicts him on three felonies. Robert Daemmrich Photography Inc/Corbis via Getty Images Texas AG Ken Paxton and his wife, state Sen. Angela Paxton, left for Utah last week as Texas froze, according to the Houston Chronicle. Paxton is one of several Texas public officials to have left in the middle of the crisis. Visit the Business section of Insider...
Tags: Google, Utah, Politics, Texas, News, US, Trends, Ted Cruz, Salt Lake City, Dallas Morning News, Cancun, Houston Chronicle, Paxton, Ken Paxton, Texas AG, Sean Reyes


Lawsuit: Donor Involved in Texas AG's Home Renovations

New court documents allege a wealthy donor, whose relationship with Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is the subject of an FBI investigation, played a role in the renovation of Paxton’s million-dollar home in Austin.
Tags: Texas, Fbi, Paxton, Ken Paxton, Texas AG


Trump impeachment: Senate to hear prosecution arguments against former president – live

Senate votes 56 to 44 to proceed with Trump’s second trialVideo: Democrats play montage of Capitol footage at trialTrump ‘quietly watching’ impeachment on TV in FloridaSign up to receive First Thing – our daily briefing by email 1.17pm GMT Polling people on their willingness to take a vaccine is fraught with difficulty, as people often say one thing about a hypothetical situation, and then do something else. Nevertheless it will be of concern today to the White House Covid response team that...
Tags: Texas, Senate, World news, Joe Biden, US news, US politics, Washington Dc, US Senate, Donald Trump, Trump, Capitol, Paxton, Ken Paxton, Texas Legislature, Biden Administration, Coronavirus


Warne Rallys Firearms Industry to Gift Rifle to Young Hunter

I think most of us can identify with this young shooter that I have just read about via a press release from Warne. Young Paxton Spencer, of Columbia, MO was born with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. This condition basically means that young Paxton was born with a severely underdeveloped heart and only one functioning lung and […] Read More … The post Warne Rallys Firearms Industry to Gift Rifle to Young Hunter appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Companies, Daily News, Paxton, Warne, Columbia Mo, Feel Good, 6mm Creedmoor, Young Hunter, Chairty, Warne Rallys Firearms Industry, Paxton Spencer


10 Things in Politics: The Republicans who want to kill Biden's agenda

Republican attorneys general are ready to challenge Joe Biden in court. Clockwise from top left: Patrick Morrisey, Daniel Cameron, Ken Paxton, Lynn Fitch, Jeff Landry, and Leslie Rutledge. Win McNamee/Getty Images; AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley; REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst; AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis; Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call; Drew Angerer/Getty Images. Good morning! Welcome to 10 Things in Politics. I'm Brent Griffiths. Sign up here to get this newsletter in your inbox each day.Send me your tip...
Tags: Post, Politics, Texas, Obama, Congress, Washington Post, Washington, Senate, White House, Massachusetts, Israel, US, West Virginia, Trends, Joe Biden, Getty Images


The Benefits and Burdens of Mary Ziegler’s Account of Abortion Law

For the Symposium on Mary Ziegler, Abortion and the Law in America: Roe v. Wade to the Present (Cambridge University Press, 2020). Linda Greenhouse             While this is Mary Ziegler’s third book about abortion (following After Roe: The Lost History of the Abortion Debate , Harvard 2015, and Beyond Abortion: Roe v. Wade and the Fight for Privacy , Harvard 2018), what it most resembles is a book published before Professor Ziegler was even in high school – a measure of the longe...
Tags: Health, Texas, Supreme Court, Law, Planned Parenthood, Kentucky, White House, America, Arkansas, Yale, Bill Clinton, Wisconsin, Louisiana, University Of California, Branding, Hopkins


The Right to Abortion and the Bush-Trump Federal Courts

For the Symposium on Mary Ziegler, Abortion and the Law in America: Roe v. Wade to the Present (Cambridge University Press, 2020).David J. Garrow      Mary Ziegler’s three important books—After Roe (2015), Beyond Abortion(2018) and now Abortion and the Law in America (2020)—have already established her as the premier historian of abortion in the post-Roe era. ALA, to abbreviate its title, is both utterly comprehensive and consistently fair-minded; one of the hallmarks of Ziegler’s scholarship is...
Tags: Health, Texas, Mississippi, Justice, Sixth Circuit, Supreme Court, Washington Post, Kentucky, Senate, Court, Elizabeth Warren, America, Austin, Missouri, Arkansas, Cameron


A federal judge in Texas just temporarily blocked the Biden administration's deportation moratorium

A US Customs and Border Protection vehicle patrols a new section of the border wall in El Paso, Texas. Jose Luis Gonzalez/Reuters A federal judge in Texas halted the Biden administration's deportation moratorium for 14 days. The 100-day moratorium on deportations for certain immigrants was one of the immigration executive orders President Biden signed on day one of his presidency.  The legal challenge in Texas is likely to be the first of many aimed at stopping the Biden administration's i...
Tags: Politics, Texas, White House, Immigration, US, Trends, Dhs, Homeland Security, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump, Paxton, Ken Paxton, US Customs, El Paso Texas, Tipton


Federal judge blocks Biden from enforcing 100-day deportation ban

By Nomaan Merchant | Associated Press HOUSTON — A federal judge on Tuesday barred the U.S. government from enforcing a 100-day deportation moratorium that is a key immigration priority of President Joe Biden. U.S. District Judge Drew Tipton issued a temporary restraining order sought by Texas, which sued on Friday against a Department of Homeland Security memo that instructed immigration agencies to pause most deportations. Tipton said the Biden administration had failed “to provide any concrete...
Tags: Politics, Texas, News, White House, Immigration, Barack Obama, Sport, Joe Biden, Dhs, Fbi, Soccer, Fox News, Homeland Security, Houston, Biden, Donald Trump


AG Paxton’s misleading attack on our ad tech business

In December, Texas Attorney General Paxton filed a complaint about our ad tech business and hired contingency-fee plaintiff lawyers to handle the case. We look forward to showing in court why AG Paxton’s allegations are wrong. But given some of the misleading claims that have been circulating—in particular, the inaccurate portrayal of our well-publicized “Open Bidding” agreement with Facebook—we wanted to set the record straight.   About our ad services  Ad tech helps websites and apps make ...
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Kung Fu Vampire – “These Days” (Prod. By Action Paxton)

Kung Fu Vampire gears up for his upcoming 6th album by dropping the lead single “These Days”. The post Kung Fu Vampire – “These Days” (Prod. By Action Paxton) first appeared on UndergroundHipHopBlog.
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Anne Hathaway & Chiwetel Ejiofor in Trailer for 'Locked Down' Movie

"Lock down one last ride." Warner Bros has released the first official trailer for a movie titled Locked Down, formerly known as Lockdown, yet another new film made by director Doug Liman (who also made Chaos Walking releasing sometime this year). "When the world is locked down, they'll find their ticket out." One old description for this film explains that "a couple attempt a high-risk, high-stakes jewellery heist at a department store." But the new official synopsis says "just as they deci...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Anne Hathaway, Warner Bros, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Mark Gatiss, Paxton, Linda, Indies, To Watch, Doug Liman, Anne Hathaway Chiwetel Ejiofor


‘Locked Down’ Trailer: Anne Hathaway and Chiwetel Ejiofor Plan a Diamond Heist During the Pandemic

We’re still squarely in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic, but that hasn’t stopped filmmakers and television creators from digging into the timely and relevant drama brought about by the global disaster. HBO Max is the latest to enter the fray. Though we’ve been dreading the influx of indie dramas and comedies set in the age of coronavirus, Locked Down from Mr. and Mrs. Smith director Doug Liman actually doesn’t look half-bad. That’s mostly because, even though it’s set up as a struggling ...
Tags: Hbo, Comedy, Movies, Anne-Hathaway, Movie Trailers, Ben Stiller, Chiwetel-Ejiofor, Ben Kingsley, Paxton, Linda, Mrs Smith, Steven Knight, Herrod, Doug-Liman, Michael Lesslie, HBO Max


TX AG Asked Mnuchin To Block COVID Relief Funding From Being Used On Mail Voting

As Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton was in the midst of a public legal battle to keep mail voting limited in his state during the pandemic, he was also privately asking the Treasury Department to restrict the use of federal COVID-19 relief funding to promote vote-by-mail, The letter, obtained by the watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, was sent by Paxton to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in May, several weeks after Congress passed the CARES Act, which pro...
Tags: Texas, News, Congress, Washington, Treasury, Houston, Tierney Sneed, U S Supreme Court, Paxton, Treasury Department, Ken Paxton, Harris County, Lone Star, Texas Supreme Court, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics, Mnuchin


Facebook and Google have been accused of striking a secret, illegal advertising deal

Google's CEO Sundar Pichai (left) and Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Carsten Koall/Getty Images; Alex Wong/Getty Images A coalition of state attorneys general filed an antitrust case against Google on Wednesday. They claimed Google gave Facebook unfair advertising advantages to stop it from getting into an area of adtech called "header bidding." Google perceived a potential Facebook move into this space as a threat, they said. Per Wired, if this deal is proven to be true, it could...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Texas, Colorado, Politico, US, Trends, Antitrust, Nebraska, Sundar Pichai, Ad Tech, Ftc, Reuters, US Department of Justice, Paxton, Ken Paxton


Texas Is Leading A New Antitrust Suit Against Google

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced on Wednesday that his state is spearheading a new antitrust lawsuit against Google, accusing the tech giant of “illegally” abusing its market power to pocket money from publishers across the web. Paxton is joined by other Republican state AGs from Idaho, Indiana, Utah, …Read more...
Tags: Google, Texas, Science, Advertising, Antitrust, Ad Tech, Paxton, Ken Paxton, New Antitrust Suit Against Google, Idaho Indiana Utah


Google faces its 3rd major antitrust lawsuit as Texas and other states take the company to court over its ad practices

Google CEO Sundar Pichai. Justin Sullivan /Getty Images A coalition of states filed an antitrust lawsuit against Google over the company's ad practices on Wednesday. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said in a Facebook post that Google "used its monopolistic powers to control pricing" and "engage in market collusions to rig auctions" for online ad sales. The Department of Justice brought an antitrust case against Google in October, and a separate group of states plans to file a lawsuit as ...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Politics, Texas, News, Enterprise, Instagram, Colorado, California, US, Trends, Markets, Washington Dc, Lawsuits, Antitrust, Nebraska


The latest multistate antitrust lawsuit targets Google’s ad business

Texas announced Wednesday that it will sue Google, accusing the search giant of maintaining an illegal monopoly in online advertising. The suit, which has yet to appear in an official filing, was first announced in a video from Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton. Texas will be joined by Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Mississippi, South Dakota, North Dakota, Utah and Idaho, according to reporting from Reuters. “It isn’t fair that google effectively eliminated its competition and crowned...
Tags: Google, TC, Facebook, Lawsuit, Texas, Advertising Tech, Government, Tech, Joe Biden, Fbi, Idaho, Lawsuits, Antitrust, Wisconsin, Doj, Justice Department


Google faces its third major antitrust lawsuit as Texas and other states take the company to court over its ad practices

Google's CEO Sundar Pichai Justin Sullivan /Getty Images A coalition of states filed an antitrust lawsuit against Google over the company's ad practices on Wednesday. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said in a Facebook post that Google "used its monopolistic powers to control pricing" and "engage in market collusions to rig auctions" for online ad sales. The lawsuit comes on the heels of an antitrust case brought against Google by the DOJ in October, and another one that a separate gr...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Politics, Texas, News, Enterprise, Instagram, Colorado, California, US, Trends, Markets, Washington Dc, Lawsuits, Antitrust, Nebraska


The GOP's 'outrageous' effort to overturn the election cements its status as 'a willing party to authoritarianism'

Donald Trump, then the Republican presidential candidate, with two of his children, Donald Trump Jr. and Ivanka Trump, in 2016. Joe Raedle/Getty Images The Republican Party engaged in a brazen and unprecedented effort this year to ignore the will of the voters, overthrow a free and fair election, and install its preferred candidate in power. Had the party succeeded in its efforts, most recently via a longshot Texas Supreme Court case, "that would have ended" US democracy, said Jason Stanle...
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The GOP's 'outrageous' effort to overturn the election and its deference to Trump cements its status as 'a willing party to authoritarianism'

Donald Trump, then the Republican presidential candidate, with two of his children, Donald Trump Jr. and Ivanka Trump, in 2016. Joe Raedle/Getty Images The Republican Party engaged in a brazen and unprecedented effort this year to ignore the will of the voters, overthrow a free and fair election, and install its preferred candidate in power. Had the party succeeded in its efforts, most recently via a longshot Texas Supreme Court case, "that would have ended" US democracy, said Jason Stanle...
Tags: Europe, Politics, Texas, News, Supreme Court, Putin, Vladimir Putin, California, Washington Post, Senate, White House, US, Trends, Analysis, Fbi, Gop


Christie Rips Trump And His Lawyers For Their ‘Absurdity’ In Contesting Election Results

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) on Sunday issued a blistering rebuke of President Trump and his legal team by calling out their flailing attempts to contest the election results even after the Supreme Court rejected Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s (R) lawsuit suing four swing states that President-elect Joe Biden won. Christie, who excoriated Trump’s legal team last month for being “a national embarrassment” as its lawsuits baselessly alleging widespread voter fraud fizzled out, ...
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GOPers Won’t Tell Trump To Halt Fizzled Lawsuits Even On Eve Of Electors Sealing Biden’s Win

Some Republicans on Sunday still refused to discourage President Trump from waging more of his fruitless lawsuits challenging election results, despite the Supreme Court’s rejection of Texas attorney general Ken Paxton’s (R) lawsuit suing four swing states that President-elect Joe Biden won and the Electoral College scheduled to make Biden’s victory official on Monday. During an interview that aired Sunday morning on “Fox & Friends Weekend,” Trump said he doesn’t plan to stop pursuing his long...
Tags: Texas, News, Supreme Court, White House, Joe Biden, Fox, Gop, Tennessee, General Services Administration, Biden, Msnbc, Donald Trump, Bill Cassidy, Trump, Alexander, Murphy


CNN's Jake Tapper thanks Trump for 'exposing' Republicans who supported Texas' 'undemocratic, un-American, mendacious joke of a lawsuit'

Jake Tapper. CNN/YouTube The CNN anchor Jake Tapper didn't mince words Sunday as he offered a blistering assessment of Texas' lawsuit seeking to overturn the US election. Tapper thanked President Donald Trump for "exposing" which Republicans were willing to back the effort, which Tapper described as an "insane," "clownish," and "mendacious joke" of a lawsuit. "They are, definitionally, people who signed onto a desperate desire to subvert the will of the American people, to disenfranchise v...
Tags: Politics, Texas, Supreme Court, US, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Cnn, Gop, House, Michigan, Republican Party, Republican, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump


CNN's Jake Tapper thanks Trump for 'exposing' Republicans who supported Texas' 'un-democratic, un-American, mendacious joke of a lawsuit'

Jake Tapper. CNN/YouTube CNN anchor Jake Tapper didn't mince words on Sunday as he offered a blistering assessment of Texas' "insane," "clownish," and "mendacious joke" of a lawsuit seeking to overturn the election results. Tapper thanked President Donald Trump for "exposing" the Republicans who supported the lawsuit, which was brought by Texas' attorney general and backed by 18 other GOP attorneys general and a majority of the House Republican caucus. "They are, definitionally, people who...
Tags: Politics, Texas, Supreme Court, US, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Cnn, Gop, House, Michigan, Republican Party, Republican, Donald Trump, Trump, Jake Tapper


Chris Christie criticizes the Trump campaign's legal approach as 'an absurdity'

Former Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey. Lorenzo Bevilaqua/ABC via Getty Images Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Sunday criticized President Donald Trump's legal team, calling their approach to overturn the election results "an absurdity." "It's an absurd idea to think that any state, or any number of states, no matter how good they are, can challenge another state's right to run the election as they see fit," he said.  In an unsigned order issued on December 11, the Supreme Court...
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'They chose to subvert the Constitution': Pelosi slams House Republicans who backed Texas lawsuit seeking to overturn election results

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., conducts a news conference to call for the extension of the federal unemployment insurance in the Capitol Visitor Center to on Friday, July 24, 2020. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday criticized House Republicans who joined a legal effort by Texas to overturn the election results in four key states that President-elect Joe Biden won in November. "The 126 Republican Members that signed onto this ...
Tags: Politics, Texas, Supreme Court, California, Court, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, Wyoming, House, Wisconsin, Constitution, Nancy Pelosi, Louisiana, Biden, Donald Trump


Trump supporters rally to overturn the 2020 election, even as the courts continue striking down lawsuits contesting the results

"We came here to fight for our freedom," said Melissa Regan from Pike County, Ohio. "We are tired of the corruption, of the stealing of this election." Andrew Lichtenstein/Business Insider As President Donald Trump continues to falsely insist he won the presidential election, his supporters are rallying behind him. They gathered in droves today in Washington, DC, to defend Trump's unsubstantiated accusations of mass voter fraud that have been disproven many times over the last month. Presi...
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