The Daily Populous

Wednesday May 10th, 2023 morning edition

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Santos is expected to appear as soon as Wednesday at federal court in New York’s eastern district, where the charges have been filed under seal.

Spokespeople for the Brooklyn US Attorney’s Office, the Justice Department and the FBI declined to comment.

Santos was en route back to New York Tuesday night, skipping House votes for the evening, according to a source familiar.

Prior to her departure from the office, CNN witnessed three staffers for Santos abruptly depart with their bags.

Santos was spotted by CNN in the Capitol earlier in the day on his way in and out of McCarthy’s office.

“I reiterate my call for George Santos to step down,” New York Rep. Mike Lawler said in a statement.

GOP Reps. Ryan Zinke of Montana and Blake Moore of Utah pointed to the House Ethics Committee’s probe of Santos. »

E. Jean Carroll: Jury finds Donald Trump sexually abused columnist in civil case, awards her $5 million

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A Manhattan federal jury found that Donald Trump sexually abused E. Jean Carroll in a luxury department store dressing room in the spring of 1996 and awarded her $5 million for battery and defamation.

While the jury found that Trump sexually abused her, sufficient to hold him liable for battery, the jury did not find that Carroll proved he raped her.

“I filed this lawsuit against Donald Trump to clear my name and to get my life back,” she said in a statement. »

French parliament designates Wagner a ‘terrorist group’

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The resolution calls on the European Union to register Wagner on the EU list of terrorist groups.

“This resolution and its European scope aims … at reinforcing legal tools against [the Wagner group].

In January, French Defense Minister Sébastien Lecornu said the Wagner group “had made France its number one enemy in Africa” and was targeting French interests. »

The Mexican family who gave up fishing to monitor and rescue sea turtles

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However, the group has not always managed to obtain what they need to go out to sea and monitor sea turtles.

They now use this boat to monitor turtles and rescue them from abandoned fishing gear.

Today, with their 12 years of work, the family has captured, documented and released 814 green sea turtles (Chelonia mydas) and olive ridley sea turtles (Lepidochelys olivacea). »

Private Division Announces Publishing Partnership with Game Freak

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Game Freak is the creator of “Pokémon” and the developer of the original “Pokémon” game series.

Private Division has future unannounced projects in development with Moon Studios, Evening Star, Yellow Brick Games, Wētā Workshop, Game Freak, and other esteemed independent developers.

Private Division continues to build its internal studio capacity, with Roll7 and Intercept Games as internal developers for the Label. »