NYC mayor Eric Adams converted his first paycheck into Bitcoin and Ether last week — then the crypto market crashed

New York City mayor Eric Adams converted his first paycheck to Bitcoin and Ether last week. Then the crypto market crashed. Bloomberg calculates Adams lost around $1,000 through Monday. Bitcoin is about 22% lower year-to-date, while ether is down about 35% in the same period. Loading Something is loading. New York City Mayor Eric Adams…

Trump aides facing subpoenas from the Jan. 6 committee are lining up for handouts from a conservative legal defense fund — but there’s a catch to receive funding

Former Trump aides are flocking to a conservative defense fund for help paying their legal bills. Matt Schlapp said it aims to help junior aides who “are being squeezed” to discuss more senior ones. Schlapp, the fund’s chair, said he and the Trump team decide who can use cash from the fund. Loading Something is…

US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire

Image source, Getty ImagesImage caption, Justice Stephen Breyer in 2014Liberal US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer will retire later this year after nearly three decades on the bench.His decision ensures President Joe Biden will have an opportunity to nominate a successor who could serve for decades.But Justice Breyer’s replacement will not shift the court’s current…

Intel CEO reveals how he plans to rebuild the struggling chip industry by creating ‘the largest silicon manufacturing location on the planet’ here on US soil

Intel CEO Patrick Gelsinger plans on making the world’s largest semiconductor manufacturing site. Gelsinger spoke with Time about Intel’s plans to build up the chip supply chain in Ohio by 2025. Intel’s plans call for a $20 billion complex spanning 1,000 acres near Columbus. Loading Something is loading. Intel CEO Patrick Gelsinger’s plans for addressing…

Bernie Sanders says the Arizona Democratic Party was ‘exactly right’ in censuring Sen. Kyrsten Sinema over her vote to preserve the filibuster

Sen. Bernie Sanders said he agreed with Arizona Democrats’ decision to censure Kyrsten Sinema. On NBC’s “Meet the Press,” Sanders said that the state party was “exactly right.” Sinema has come under fire for her decision to oppose filibuster reform while backing voting rights. Loading Something is loading. Sen. Bernie Sanders on Sunday said he…