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In this June 25, 2013, file photo, Ghislaine Maxwell, founder of the TerraMar Project, attends a press conference on the Issue of Oceans in Sustainable Development Goals, at United Nations headquarters. (United Nations Photo/Rick Bajornas via AP) ** FILE **

Jury picked for Ghislaine Maxwell's sex trafficking trial

- Associated Press

Two years after Jeffrey Epstein's suicide behind bars, a jury was selected Monday in New York City to determine a central question in the long-running sex trafficking case: Was his longtime companion, Ghislaine Maxwell, Epstein's puppet or accomplice?

President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a rally in Washington, on Jan. 6, 2021. A federal judge has rejected Trump's request to block the release of documents to the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol riot. U.S. District Judge Tanya Chutkan on Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021, declined to issue a preliminary injunction sought by Trump's lawyers. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) ** FILE **

Jan. 6 committee pleads for urgent release of Trump White House documents

- The Washington Times

The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol told a federal appeals court on Monday that further delay in releasing former President Donald Trump's White House records "would inflict a serious constitutional injury" on the committee and interfere with its "legislative duty."

Alex Murdaugh walks into his bond hearing Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021, in Varnville, S.C. Murdaugh surrendered Thursday to face insurance fraud and other charges after state police said he arranged to have himself shot in the head so that his son would get a $10 million life insurance payout. (AP Photo/Mic Smith)

Alex Murdaugh indicted on 27 new charges

- Associated Press

South Carolina attorney Alex Murdaugh was indicted Friday on 27 additional charges, with prosecutors saying he stole nearly $5 million in settlement money he had obtained for his dead housekeeper, an injured state trooper and other people and fees meant for his law firm.