Steve February 23, 2021

The top developers of U.S. COVID-19 vaccines are facing questions from Congress about limited supplies of the shots needed to end the pandemic By The Associated Press February 23, 2021, 4:46 PM • 14 min read WASHINGTON — The top developers of U.S. COVID-19 vaccines are facing questions from Congress about limited supplies of the […]

Steve February 23, 2021

Ukraine has received its first shipment of coronavirus vaccine, raising hopes that the fight against the virus can be heightened in the country where cases have strained the struggling medical system By YURAS KARMANAU Associated Press February 23, 2021, 4:40 PM • 2 min read KYIV, Ukraine — Ukraine on Tuesday received its first shipment […]

Steve February 23, 2021

By JOHN LEICESTER Associated Press NICE, France (AP) — The doctor slid a miniature camera into the patient’s right nostril, making her whole nose glow red with its bright miniature light. “Tickles a bit, eh?” he asked as he rummaged around her nasal passages, the discomfort causing tears to well in her eyes and roll […]

Steve February 23, 2021

By JIM MUSTIAN and DAVID B. CARUSO undefined NEW YORK (AP) — Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. fought for a year and a half to get access to former President Donald Trump’s tax records. Now, thanks to a U.S. Supreme Court ruling, he will soon have them. But what will that mean for […]

Steve February 23, 2021

Published on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 by If you grew up agitated that “women earn 59 cents on the dollar,” for the same work as men, there’s a movie for you. At the beginning of the new film, Nomadland, one of the characters tells Fern, the lead character played beautifully by Frances McDormand: “My social security […]

Steve February 23, 2021

Source: MSN/The Hill Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) is blaming extensive media coverage of his trip to Cancun on a void he says the absence of former President Trump has created in the news cycle. “I will say, to venture into practicing medicine, that I actually want to diagnose the media. The media is suffering from […]

Steve February 23, 2021

Recovery for the world’s largest economy remains ‘uneven and far from complete’, the Fed’s Jerome Powell tells Congress. The United States economic recovery remains “uneven and far from complete” and it will be “some time” before the Federal Reserve considers changing policies it adopted to help the country back to full employment, Fed Chair Jerome […]

Steve February 23, 2021

Order came after cases filed with the court said PM Oli’s decision to dissolve the legislature last December was unconstitutional. Nepal’s Supreme Court has ordered the reinstatement of Parliament, which was dissolved in December last year – a ruling that is likely to thrust the Himalayan nation into a political crisis. Monday’s court order came […]

Steve February 23, 2021

Bitcoin’s gains had skyrocketed to new highs recently after Tesla announced two weeks ago it added $1.5bn in Bitcoin to its balance sheet. Siddharth Philip and Esha Dey Bloomberg Tesla Inc. shares wiped out their year-to-date gains Tuesday and traded below the level where they were when the electric-carmaker entered the S&P 500 Index in […]

Steve February 23, 2021

MEXICO CITY — The arrest on drug trafficking charges of Emma Coronel Aispuro, a former beauty queen and wife of imprisoned drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, follows a telenovela-style life that straddled hyper-violent Mexican cartels, fame and motherhood. Coronel, 31, married young into infamy and had a front-row seat to Guzman’s high-stakes cat-and-mouse game […]

Steve February 23, 2021

Six weeks after an angry mob of Trump supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol, some of the key figures who were in charge of keeping the building secure on Jan. 6 will answer questions under oath about how the highly secure facility was breached during the electoral vote count meant to symbolize the peaceful transfer of […]