Tuesday January 18-th, 2022

5 things to know about the next round of stimulus checks 5 things to know about the next round of stimulus checks

It's the bill that would give $1,400 stimulus checks to qualifying Americans. However, Democrats blocked this effort, meaning payments will be doled out to mixed status families that include individuals in the US illegally. Each person, if they meet ...

Sarah Everard: Serving Metropolitan Police Officer Arrested Sarah Everard: Serving Metropolitan Police Officer Arrested

The male police officer was arrested at a home in Kent , outside of London . The arrest this evening is a serious and significant development. A spkesperson for the force confirmed they had arrested a man in Kent in connection with Ms Everar...

Trump asks GOP groups to stop fundraising using his name Trump asks GOP groups to stop fundraising using his name

A civil war has erupted within the Republican Party, with establishment figures such as Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell eager to put Trump in the rearview mirror, and others, like Trump ally Senator Lindsey Graham, believing the party's fu...

Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt will not seek third term in 2022 Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt will not seek third term in 2022

Sen. Rick Scott (R-Fla.), the chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, cited Donald Trump's 15-point Missouri victory margin previous year in guaranteeing that Republicans would hold the seat. Greitens told a St. Louis radio inte...

Piers Morgan storms off Good Morning Britain Piers Morgan storms off Good Morning Britain

Trisha appeared on Good Morning Britain to discuss Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's explosive interview with Oprah Winfrey . A day after Oprah With Meghan and Harry: A CBS Primetime Special was broadcast in the USA, the two-hour special ...

Biden officials visited U.S.-Mexico border Saturday amid migrant influx Biden officials visited U.S.-Mexico border Saturday amid migrant influx

U.S. Border Patrol agents caught more than 4,500 migrants crossing the U.S. -Mexico border on Wednesday, according to government figures shared with Reuters , a large single-day tally that comes amid growing fears that illegal entries could soar i...

California to give 40% of vaccine doses to vulnerable areas

California will set aside almost half of its next batch of vaccines for people living in its most disadvantaged zip codes, as concern grows over a yawning gap in the pandemic's impact on rich and poor, Governor Gavin Newsom said Thursday. While News...

NY Gov. Cuomo Issues Public Apology Following Sexual Assault Allegations NY Gov. Cuomo Issues Public Apology Following Sexual Assault Allegations

The governor yesterday, of course, apologizing and insisting he will not resign. Cuomo has declined to resign from the post of the Governor of NY, asking people to not judge him until the attorney general completes her investigations into the all...

SUV in crash where 13 died came through hole in border fence SUV in crash where 13 died came through hole in border fence

Border Patrol agents discovered the opening in the barrier at 6:05 a.m. Tuesday, then learned that the SUVs had entered the USA after reviewing surveillance video from the area, the Times reported . The Expedition had all but the front two seats rem...

Biden, Senators Agree to Lower Cutoff for Relief Checks Biden, Senators Agree to Lower Cutoff for Relief Checks

White House press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters at the White House that Biden is pleased with the progress on the bill and has always been aware that there would be suggestions and negotiations while finalizing the bill. Democrats are passin...

‘Neanderthal thinking’: Reeves, Biden at odds over COVID restrictions ‘Neanderthal thinking’: Reeves, Biden at odds over COVID restrictions

Nationwide chains, local boutiques, shopping centers and more retailers are contending with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's executive order to repeal the face mask mandate in the state as well as allow businesses to reopen at full capacity. The governor...

13 killed in California crash allegedly breached Mexico fence, entered USA illegally 13 killed in California crash allegedly breached Mexico fence, entered USA illegally

At least 10 of the deceased victims were Mexican, according to the Mexican government. "Human smugglers have proven time and again they have little regard for human life", Bovino said. After covering approximately 30 miles, the vehicle was travelin...

US Ain al-Asad base targeted with Katyusha rockets US Ain al-Asad base targeted with Katyusha rockets

No casualties were immediately reported, according to Reuters . Wednesday's attack comes two days before Pope Francis is scheduled to visit Iraq, despite deteriorating security in some parts of the country. This aerial photo taken from a helicopte...

Gov. Cuomo Cops to Being Overly Jokey, Playful Amid Harassment Claims Gov. Cuomo Cops to Being Overly Jokey, Playful Amid Harassment Claims

The state attorney general added, her office will hire a law firm, deputize them and proceed to oversee a rigorous and independent investigation. Calls for his resignation are now growing in NY, though more prominent voices, especially feminist o...

Donald Trump ‘gutted’ immigration system, says Homeland Security Secretary Donald Trump ‘gutted’ immigration system, says Homeland Security Secretary

Business Roundtable, a group representing major United States chief executives, said earlier the proposal is "unworkable for U.S. businesses in its current form". "What we are seeing now at the order is the immediate result of the dismantlement o...

Filipinos in USA warned anew vs. hate campaign Filipinos in USA warned anew vs. hate campaign

Later, in a news briefing, Acting Deputy Attorney General John Carlin also addressed the issue, calling attacks on Asian Americans "horrific". The same day, two Asian seniors were assaulted on the subway in separate incidents, according to NBC.

100-year-old UK fundraising hero Captain Tom Moore honored at funeral 100-year-old UK fundraising hero Captain Tom Moore honored at funeral

Only his two daughters Hannah Ingram-Moore and Lucy Teixeira, four grandchildren and his sons-in-law attended. Sir Tom, who raised more than £32 million for the NHS with a sponsored walk of his garden in the first lockdown , served with the Duke o...

Russian diplomats push their way home from North Korea Russian diplomats push their way home from North Korea

A group of Russian diplomats and their families were obliged to use a hand-powered railway trolley to get home to Russia from North Korea because of travel restrictions imposed by the pandemic. The group was met by colleagues on the other side when...

Trump 'ain't going anywhere,' ally Cruz says as leading right-wing Republicans gather Trump 'ain't going anywhere,' ally Cruz says as leading right-wing Republicans gather

Former President Donald Trump on Friday endorsed a primary challenger running against Ohio's Rep. Anthony Gonzalez , who voted to impeach Trump last month, in an early sign of the former President's plans to exert his influence on Republican prima...

Queen Elizabeth II says coronavirus vaccine is quick and doesn't hurt Queen Elizabeth II says coronavirus vaccine is quick and doesn't hurt

The monarch told the health leaders to "keep up the good work" and compared the community spirit fostered during the pandemic to that during World War II. Those campaigns include Prince Charles meeting with volunteers taking part in clinical trials...

Tiger Woods injured in rollover crash in Southern California Tiger Woods injured in rollover crash in Southern California

News Woods was conscious when he was taken out of the vehicle through the front window, and then rushed to a local hospital by ambulance. While his vehicle was badly damaged, the airbags deployed and the interior of the auto remained bascially inta...

European Union mulls action on China amid Hong Kong crackdown European Union mulls action on China amid Hong Kong crackdown

Xia also laid out the criteria for what makes a "real patriot", including love for the People's Republic of China, its constitution and the Communist Party. European Union foreign ministers on Monday discussed the possibility of further action agains...

Biden, Trudeau to meet, albeit virtually - International Biden, Trudeau to meet, albeit virtually - International

Canada and the USA are not only vital partners, bit also North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies committed to shared defence, he said, adding that they discussed their work with the European allies to bolster transatlantic security. "US leadership ...

Former aide says N.Y.’s governor kissed her, suggested strip poker Former aide says N.Y.’s governor kissed her, suggested strip poker

At the time, she hadn't provided details, saying she had "no interest in speaking to journalists". In the essay published Wednesday, Boylan accused the governor's people of trying to "smear" her through the release of personnel records appear...

Biden orders review of United States supply chains for key products, sectors Biden orders review of United States supply chains for key products, sectors

The proclamation in April previous year cited a need to protect United States jobs amid high unemployment rates caused by the coronavirus pandemic . No one expects anything to change on that front; Biden made that abundantly clear by signing ...

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