October 19, 2021
A person holds up a sign during an anti-mandatory coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine protest held outside New York City Hall in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., August 9, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Oct 18 (Reuters) – The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) said on Monday its decision to make COVID-19 vaccines mandatory for those […]
Former defense official Elbridge Colby said in a new episode of Fox Nation’s “Tucker Carlson Today” that the country’s desensitization to threat inflation has made it difficult to convey “the severity and seriousness” of the threat posed by China to the United . . .
Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador speaks with U.S. climate adviser John Kerry, where the two men are expected to discuss a major tree planting program championed by the Mexican leader in Palenque, Chiapas October 18, 2021 in this picture delivered by Mexico’s Presidency/Handout via REUTERS/Files MEXICO CITY, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Mexico’s manufacturing sector […]
WASHINGTON, Oct 18 (Reuters) – About a dozen U.S. senators from both parties on Monday formally introduced a bill that would bar Big Tech platforms, like Amazon (AMZN.O) and Alphabet’s (GOOGL.O) Google, from favoring their products and services.
October 18, 2021
WASHINGTON, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Former President Donald Trump filed a lawsuit on Monday against the U.S. congressional committee investigating the deadly Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol, alleging it made an illegal request for his White House records. Trump asserted in the
S&P 500 ends higher with tech, growth names China 3rd-quarter GDP grows 4.9%, below expectations Dollar, oil slip NEW YORK, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Global stock indexes mostly rose on Monday following gains in U.S. mega-cap technology and other growth names, while five-year . . .
WASHINGTON, Oct 18 (Reuters) – The U.S. congressional committee investigating the deadly Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol told Steve Bannon that it rejected his arguments for failing to cooperate with the probe, as the panel pursues a contempt of Congress charge against the long-time adviser to former President Donald Trump. Bannon has claimed that […]
Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad will “transition” out of his role and be replaced by his deputy, Tom West, less than two months after the US withdrew from Afghanistan in a chaotic — and deadly — evacuation process, according to one of the sources. West led Afghan policy for the Biden presidential transition team and has been […]
Oct 18 (Reuters) – Alex Saab, a businessman accused of laundering money on behalf of Venezuela’s government, will be arraigned in Florida federal court on Monday, in a case that pits the United States against the government of President Nicolas Maduro. U.S. prosecutors in 2019 charged Saab in connection with a bribery scheme linked to […]
WASHINGTON, Oct 18 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden’s administration on Monday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to block a Texas law that imposes a near-total ban on abortion, calling the Republican-backed measure plainly unconstitutional and specifically designed to evade judicial scrutiny. The administration asked the Supreme Court to quickly reverse a decision this month by […]