• Reuters

    Trump hires former 9th Circuit judge Kozinski for Twitter court fight

    A former California appeals court judge who retired in 2017 following allegations of sexual harassment is now representing former U.S. President Donald Trump in his legal battle with Twitter. Ex-9th Circuit Appeals Court Judge Alex Kozinski on Friday filed to appear in Trump's appeal of a trial court order dismissing a lawsuit against Twitter over the former president's ban from the social media platform following the Jan. 6 riots at the U.S. Capitol. Kozinski declined to comment.


    What Falling Commodities Prices Say About the Economy

    Interpreting commodity prices is a challenge. Prices of commodities like oil, wheat, and copper are sliding as recession concerns grow. “Fears of a global recession have come front and center, eclipsing inflationary concerns,” says Helima Croft, head of global commodity strategy at RBC Capital Markets.

  • The Mountaineer, Waynesville, N.C.

    Canton adds extra bang by hosting event on July 5

    Jul. 1—CANTON — Firework fun doesn't have to end on July 4. Here in Haywood, the town of Canton hosts a special event called the Fourth of July Plus One at Sorrells Park for an additional day of celebration. "I'm excited the event is happening and once again bringing people together as Americans especially in these divisive times," Mayor Zeb Smathers said. The town of Canton tries to set their ...