Nicole Linton appears in Los Angeles Superior Court for arraignment on murder charges stemming from a traffic accident, Monday, Aug. 8, 2022, in Los Angeles. Linton, suspected of causing a fiery crash that killed five people and an 8 1/2-month-old fetus near Los Angeles, has been charged with murder, as well as vehicular manslaughter, and is being held on $9 million bail. (Frederick M. Brown/Daily via AP, Pool)

Charges expected for driver in deadly L.A. crash

The driver in connection with a fiery crash which left six people dead and several others injured in Los Angeles is expected to face multiple charges. The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office could announce formal charges against 37-year-old Nicole Linton as early as Monday.

FILE - Tina Peters speaks to supporters at her election watch party in Sedalia, Colo., on June 28, 2022. State officials announced that Peters, a prominent Colorado election conspiracy theorist, will get a recount after all, now that she has raised $256,000 to pay for the review of her loss in the Republican primary for secretary of state. The Secretary of State’s office says it’ll perform the recount by Aug. 4. (AP Photo/Thomas Peipert, File)

Colo. SoS candidate Tina Peters claims over half of test

A Republican secretary of state candidate was granted a recount as a logic and accuracy test produced interesting results. Colorado Secretary of State candidate Tina Peters got the recount after she raised nearly a quarter of a million dollars. A Mesa County clerk and recorder claimed that a logic and accuracy test of the voting machines in El Paso County spit out over half of the 4,000 test ballots for adjudication.

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GOP senators discuss rise in violence amid Dems ‘soft-on-crime’ policies

Senate Republicans discussed the rise in crime that’s affecting communities across the nation amid soft-on-crime Democrat policies. On Capitol Hill Thursday, Senators John Cornyn (R-Texas), Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) and John Kennedy (R-La.) were among those who spoke on the policies. Senator Cornyn highlighted the amount of drugs coming across the border due to the open border policies. He noted that 108,000 Americans died of overdoses last year marking an all-time high