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Trump to return to White House early from Mar-a-Lago vacation

Dec. 31 (UPI) — President Donald Trump is expected cut short his vacation in Florida over the winter holiday to return to the White House on Thursday.

Trump was scheduled to return to Washington, D.C., on Friday, but he will now be leaving his Palm Beach, Fla., Mar-a-Lago resort for the White House at 11 a.m., according to his daily schedule, which was released late Wednesday.

His return to Washington means he will not be in the Sunshine State for the annual New Year’s Eve party held at his club, which he and lady Melania Trump had left the

Trump Abruptly Cuts Short Florida Vacation To Return To White House

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump is cutting short his Florida holiday vacation and returning to Washington on Thursday, one day earlier than expected for reasons the White House didn’t explain.

The White House announced the abrupt change in the president’s schedule late Wednesday, hours after Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., said he will raise objections next week when Congress meets to affirm President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in the November election.

It’s a futile attempt to remain in power that Trump has been pushing following the failure of scores of legal challenges to the election outcome by

Proud Boys chairman visited White House ahead of DC election rally

  • On Saturday morning, Proud Boys chairman Enrique Tarrio posted photos taken at the White House on the social media platform Parler, saying that he accepted a “last minute invite to an undisclosed location.”
  • The posts raised questions of whether the leader of the male-only, right-leaning organization had a personal meeting with President Donald Trump.
  • The White House responded, saying that Tarrio was not invited and was simply part of a public Christmas tour.
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On Saturday morning, Proud Boys chairman Enrique Tarrio posted a photo of himself taken at the White House, saying

Haunted house attractions in the pandemic: What you’ll see in 2020

(CNN) — It feels like 2020 has provided more than enough scares. But for people still seeking an extra jolt of fear and adrenalin, it’s the time of year for those shocking haunted house attractions.

While the Covid-19 pandemic has curtailed a lot of long-distance travel, especially by plane, these Halloween-themed attractions around the world usually draw a more local crowd. So they shouldn’t be hurt by people making more short-haul trips this year.

They do face other hurdles, though.

In the carefree nights of 2019, the big questions on these attractions were: Which ones are the best? How

Pelosi calls back House over Postal Service upheaval

Some Democrats, including moderate Rep. Jim Cooper (Tenn.), said DeJoy should be arrested if he ignores a congressional subpoena to testify. Democratic leaders would not pursue that option, but Cooper’s suggestion, which was echoed by other Democrats, signals how angry lawmakers are about what’s unfolding at the Postal Service.

The House is expected to vote on a modified version of a bill Maloney introduced last week that would block many of the major organizational changes DeJoy is seeking before the election.

Some top Democrats on the call this weekend also argued for having the House take additional action on other