Steve May 8, 2022

New York governor Kathy Hochul tested positive for COVID-19, she announced on Twitter Sunday afternoon. “Today I tested positive for COVID-19,” Hochul wrote. “Thankfully, I’m vaccinated and boosted, and I’m asymptomatic. I’ll be isolating and working remotely this week.” Hochul spent time in New York City this week, appearing at an event on Friday with […]

Steve May 8, 2022

The U.S., European Union and Group of Seven nations will impose additional sanctions on Russia targeting the country’s state-controlled media, elites and services that help finance the war in Ukraine, a senior Biden administration official said Sunday. The announcement came as Biden met virtually with leaders of the G-7 and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy to […]

Steve May 8, 2022

KOSICE, SLOVAKIA – MAY 08: U.S. First Lady Jill Biden listens to Ukrainian women one of whom fled Charkov at Primary School Tomasikova 31 where she meets Slovak and Ukrainian mothers with kids on Mother’s day on May 8, 2022 in Kosice, Slovakia. Primary School Tomasikova 31 opened two classrooms for Ukrainian kids that found […]

Steve May 8, 2022

Gunmen on motorcycles entered three villages in coordinated attacks, shooting people as they tried to flee, a local official said. Published On 8 May 20228 May 2022 Gunmen have killed at least 48 people in attacks on three villages in northwest Nigeria’s Zamfara state, a local official and residents said. Dozens of gunmen on motorcycles […]

Steve May 8, 2022

Source: ABC News The move to add new abortion bans “will be swift” if the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, Sen. Amy Klobuchar said Sunday, adding that the Senate will do everything it can to codify a woman’s right to choose. “With this leaked opinion, the court is looking at reversing 50 years of […]

Steve May 8, 2022

With abortion rights, the franchise, and the prospect of meaningful climate action under increasingly dire threat, grassroots progressives in West Virginia and Arizona are planning to hold a day of nonviolent direct action later this month to pressure Democratic Sens. Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema to drop their support for the legislative filibuster. “On May […]

Steve May 8, 2022

“Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness,” the 28th entry in the sprawling Marvel Cinematic Universe, conjured a commanding $185 million at the North American box office over the weekend, making it the biggest theatrical debut of the year so far, according to studio estimates Sunday. The elaborately titled fantasy epic, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and […]

Steve May 8, 2022

UZHHOROD, Ukraine ⁠—  First lady Jill Biden traveled into war-torn Ukraine Sunday, where she met with her Ukrainian counterpart in a Mother’s Day show of solidarity for women fleeing Russia’s invasion. After crossing the Slovakian border, Biden traveled to the western city of Uzhhorod, where she met Olena Zelenska, Ukraine’s first lady, at a school.  “I […]