Sidney Powell, one of former President Donald Trump’s codefendants in the Georgia elections case, pleaded guilty to six misdemeanors. She is the second co-defendant to accept a plea deal in the case and her trial will begin next Monday.
House Republicans on Oct. 19 scrapped the plan to empower the temporary Speaker Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-N.C.), and Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) is promising to push ahead with a third vote soon.
The Israeli defense minister met with troops stationed near the border with Gaza and told them to prepare for the ground offensive into the territory. Aid trucks are also preparing to enter Gaza through Egypt. President Joe Biden, seeking to expand funding for both Israel and Ukraine, will address the nation at 8 p.m. Eastern Time Thursday night.