GOP chief McCarthy will not cooperate with 1/6 panel; Ronnie Spector remembered; and extra high information | Nation


Right now is Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022. Let’s get caught up.

Listed below are as we speak’s high tales, movie star birthdays and a glance again at this date in historical past:


The central US is bracing for heavy snow and robust winds into Friday. This similar storm is anticipated to affect the Mid-South, Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and Northeast by way of the weekend. CNN Meteorolgoist Pedram Javaheri has the forecast.


Home Minority Chief Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., responds to reporters on the Capitol in Washington, Friday, Dec. 3, 2021.

GOP chief McCarthy says he will not cooperate with 1/6 panel

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Home panel investigating the U.S. Capitol revolt requested an interview and data from Home Minority Chief Kevin McCarthy, because it continues to hunt first-hand particulars from members of Congress on former President Donald Trump’s actions on the day lots of of his supporters brutally beat police, stormed the constructing and interrupted the certification of the 2020 election.

McCarthy issued a press release Wednesday saying he would refuse to cooperate. He mentioned the investigation was not official and accused the panel of “abuse of energy.”

Cheney says McCarthy 'clearly trying to cover up what happened' on January 6

Maintain scrolling for hyperlinks to full variations of those high tales and extra.

Obit Ronnie Spector

Ronnie Spector, the cat-eyed, bee-hived rock ‘n’ roll siren who sang such Sixties hits as “Be My Child,” “Child I Love You” and “Strolling within the Rain” because the chief of the woman group the Ronettes, has died. She was 78. 

Musicians, pals react to the demise of Ronnie Spector