Hate crimes in the United States surged 11.6% in 2021, with the largest number motivated by bias against Black people, followed by crimes targeting victims for ethnicity, sexuality and religion, the FBI said in a report released on Monday. The FBI said reported hate crime incidents rose to 9,065 in 2021 from 8,120 in 2020. […]

A new report by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) says the frequency of hate crimes across the United States saw a record increase throughout 2021, especially those motivated by bias against Black people. The bureau said on Monday that more than 10,000 instances of hate crimes were reported during that year, reflecting a 11.6-percent overall […]

U.S. Trade Deficit Surged in 2022  The New York Times Source link

Comment on this story Comment U.S. life expectancy continued its steady, alarming decline in 2021, as covid-19 and illegal drugs took the lives of hundreds of thousands of Americans, according to final government data released Thursday. Even as some peer nations began to bounce back from the toll of the pandemic, life expectancy in the […]

Interest in NyQuil chicken appears to have substantially increased after the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning about the “recent social media video challenge” that drew widespread media coverage. The FDA issued a statement on 15 September warning of social media videos encouraging people to cook chicken in NyQuil: “The challenge sounds […]

Amnesty International: Worldwide Use of Death Penalty Surged in 2021  Democracy Now! Source link

A woman lights candles as people participate in a “Black Lives Lost to Gun Violence” vigil in Brooklyn, New York, U.S., April 28, 2021. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register May 10 (Reuters) – The rate of U.S. gun deaths surged 35% in 2020 to the highest point since 1994, […]

Text size Packs of freshly printed $20 bills at the Treasury’s Bureau of Engraving and Printing in Washington, D.C. Eva Hambach/AFP via Getty Images Everything is going spectacularly well for the dollar this year, but that is a sign that things aren’t looking good for the global economy.  The U.S. Dollar Index (ticker: DXY ) […]

Babies and children younger than age 5 were hospitalized with coronavirus at much higher rates during the latest U.S. surge, when the highly transmissible Omicron variant was dominant, compared with earlier periods in the pandemic, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Hospitalizations of these children were about five times higher during the […]

Dan Schulman, President and Chief Executive Officer of PayPal Holdings Inc., attends the Viva Technology conference in Paris, France, June 16, 2017. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register LONDON, Dec 3 (Reuters) – Volumes on PayPal Inc’s

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