• Sat. Jan 23rd, 2021

Imperiling quick $1,400 checks, moderate Republicans push back on Biden’s economic plan

WASHINGTON — Key moderate Republicans in the Senate dismissed quick action on President Joe Biden’s top priority of a $1.9 trillion economic package, indicating that the $1,400 stimulus payments he…

Surge in West Bank settler violence injures Palestinians, including children, rights group says

A recent surge in settler violence has seen 14 Palestinians injured — including at least two children — in the occupied West Bank, according to an Israeli human rights group.…

Now that Biden’s given many of us back our sense of hope, what’s next?

The day after Joseph Robinette Biden Jr.’s inauguration as the 46th president of the United States, many people around the world seemingly breathed a collective sigh of relief — or,…

Why Republicans like Rand Paul would rather ignore racists than agree with Biden

First, a confession: At the time, I did not believe Hillary Clinton’s 2016 “basket of deplorables” comment would become the political disaster that it proved to be. Throughout 2016, as…

Biden’s Education Department moves to cut ties with an accrediting body linked to a fraud scandal.

The Biden administration’s Education Department is moving to cut ties with an organization that was thrown a life raft under the Trump administration even though it was at the center…

New Pandemic Plight: Hospitals Are Running Out of Vaccines

Houston, the fourth-largest city in the country, is now struggling with a similar problem as the hospitals serving some of its poorest residents run out of the vaccine, prompting some…

10 Republicans Voted to Impeach Trump. The Backlash Has Been Swift.

Mr. Norton said he believed Mr. Meijer made a mistake in blaming Mr. Trump for inciting the riot. “We have a lot of people with a lot of passion and…

10 Republicans Voted to Impeach Trump. The Backlash Has Been Swift. – The New York Times

Mr. Norton said he believed Mr. Meijer made a mistake in blaming Mr. Trump for inciting the riot. “We have a lot of people with a lot of passion and…

National Guard: President Biden apologises over troops sleeping in car park

A US official, speaking anonymously to Reuters news agency, said on Friday that between 100 and 200 of those deployed had tested positive for Covid-19. The figure – which would…

1 winner of Mega Millions $1B prize; 3rd largest ever in US

One winning ticket has been sold in the $1 billion Mega Millions jackpot ByThe Associated Press January 23, 2021, 7:23 AM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail…