Hundreds of billions of dollars’ worth of frozen Russian government assets are sitting in banks across the U.S. and Europe and on Saturday a vote is expected in the House of Representatives that would pave the way for President Joe Biden to confiscate billions of them and hand it over to Ukraine. “Somebody has to […]

By Thomas Mackintosh BBC News 20 April 2024, 07:21 BST Updated 14 minutes ago To play this content, please enable JavaScript, or try a different browser Video caption, Someone screamed ‘don’t do it’ before man set himself on fire – BBC reporter A man who set himself on fire outside the Manhattan court where former […]

No other president in history has been indicted, but lucky for us the Republican running for president again has done it four times.   Donald Trump, taking . . .

My grandmother, Big Mama, was masterful at making financial decisions. She didn’t let emotion dictate her behavior. I once asked why we had only a washing machine and no dryer.

SmartAsset extrapolated the income needed for a 50/30/20 budget based on the cost of necessities, using data from the MIT Living Wage Calculator. Here’s a look how much income a family of four needs to live comfortably in the 20 most expensive U.S. cities:  San Francisco: $339,123 San Jose, California: $334,547 Boston . . .

Manhattan prosecutors say they will not oppose delay of up to 30 days in trial set to start March 25. Prosecutors in the United States have said they are willing to delay Donald Trump’s criminal trial on charges related to making hush money payments for up to 30 days so the former president’s lawyers can […]

Dozens of big U.S. companies paid their top executives more money than they paid in federal taxes between 2018 and 2022, a new analysis from the progressive Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) and Americans for Tax Fairness (ATF) found. The report comes as President Biden has proposed raising the corporate tax rate to 28 percent […]

OPINION: The Harlem drug-dealing duo made it to the height of success and with one statement, changed the way the Black community was able to pull itself together. Editor’s note: The following article is an op-ed, and the views expressed are the author’s own. Read more opinions on theGrio.

Leffler quit while the probe was ongoing, and later refused to be questioned An ex-prodigy from the Bronx High School of Science, who later became a chemistry teacher in the city, resigned last year following an investigation that revealed her involvement in an inappropriate relationship with a male student at the Manhattan high school where […]

U.S.-Mexico relations were rattled Wednesday by reports of a Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) investigation into drug money connections to Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s 2006 campaign. Three distinct reports, published by ProPublica, InSight Crime and 

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