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Steve January 20, 2022

WASHINGTON, DC – JANUARY 19: U.S. President Joe Biden answers questions during a news conference in the East Room of the White House on January 19, 2022 in Washington, DC. With his approval rating hovering around 42-percent, Biden is approaching the end of his first year in the Oval Office with inflation rising, COVID-19 surging […]

Steve January 20, 2022

Virtual meeting will be the first substantial discussion between the two allies since Fumio Kishida became Japanese prime minister in October. Published On 21 Jan 202221 Jan 2022 The leaders of the United States and Japan will contend with China’s growing might, North Korea’s missiles, and Russia’s aims in Ukraine when they hold their first […]

Steve January 20, 2022

Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO) wears a ‘Make America Great Again’ hat as she leaves the U.S. Capitol (Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Rep. Lauren Boebert, R-Colo., made a series of bizarre remarks to a group of Jewish visitors at the U.S. Capitol Thursday morning, BuzzFeed reported, asking them if they were doing “reconnaissance” while stopping to look […]

Steve January 20, 2022

When Joe Biden took office, he already had a laundry list of cybersecurity issues to address.  Just a month before, private companies and government officials had discovered that Russia had spent more than a year conducting one of the most effective cyberespionage campaigns against the United States in history by hacking the small Austin software company […]

Steve January 20, 2022

Elza Soares, who recorded 36 albums, was an outspoken advocate who denounced racism and violence against women. Published On 20 Jan 202220 Jan 2022 Elza Soares, a celebrated Brazilian samba music singer who campaigned against racism, died at her home in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday, her family said. She was 91. The singer “moved […]

Steve January 20, 2022

The entry into malls could become another threat to traditional clothing sellers because of the data and shopper insights that Amazon may gain, retail experts say. Published On 20 Jan 202220 Jan 2022 First, Amazon competed with malls. Now, it’s moving inside one. The online retail giant said Thursday that it plans to open a […]

Steve January 20, 2022

During the reporting season of October to December, the world’s largest streaming service released star-studded movies Red Notice and Don’t Look Up. Published On 20 Jan 202220 Jan 2022 Netflix Inc fell short of Wall Street forecasts for new subscribers at the end of last year and offered a weaker-than-expected forecast for early 2022 as […]

Steve January 20, 2022

Biden administration targets Ukrainian nationals, including two lawmakers, it accuses of working to destabilise country. Published On 20 Jan 202220 Jan 2022 The United States has imposed sanctions on four Ukrainian nationals, including two lawmakers, accusing them of working on behalf of Russian intelligence services to “destabilize” Ukraine in advance of a possible Russian invasion […]

Steve January 20, 2022

Road collision involving explosive-laden truck and motorcycle results in deadly blast in Western Region, police say. Published On 20 Jan 202220 Jan 2022 A vehicle carrying explosives used in mining collided with a motorcycle and blew up in western Ghana, causing an unknown number of fatalities and injuring scores of people, the police have said. […]

Steve January 20, 2022

Nicolas Pepe scores a superb solo goal as Ivory Coast beat Algeria 3-1, kicking the defending champions out of African Cup. Published On 20 Jan 202220 Jan 2022 Nicolas Pepe scored a superb solo goal as Ivory Coast beat Algeria 3-1 to send the defending champions crashing out of the Africa Cup of Nations following […]

Steve January 20, 2022

In recognition of hitting his one-year anniversary as president, Joe Biden held a wide-ranging (maybe too wide-ranging) press conference Wednesday afternoon where he argued his administration had accomplished a lot (with of course more left to do) and that he had turned the country in the right direction. Oddly, the president only modestly highlighted what […]

Steve January 20, 2022

WASHINGTON — The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol has invited Ivanka Trump to give voluntary testimony. In a letter sent Thursday to former President Donald Trump’s eldest daughter, who served as a top White House adviser, the committee’s chair, Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., said it was seeking information about […]