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Major League Baseball (MLB) recently announced that it will move the All-Star Game out of Atlanta due to a new voting reform law passed in Georgia last month.
MLB Opposes New Election Integrity Law in Georgia, Relocates All-Star Game
Major League Baseball (MLB) recently announced that it would move the All-Star Game out of Atlanta due to a new voting reform law passed in Georgia last month. The Election Integrity Act of 2021 was...
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has announced that it will revoke the authorizations of three Chinese telecom companies operating in the United States: China Unicom Americas, Pacific Networks, and its wholly-owned subsidiary, ComNet.
FCC Bans Three Chinese Telecom Firms from the US
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has announced that it will revoke the authorizations of three Chinese telecom companies operating in the United States: China Unicom Americas, Pacific Networks, and its wholly-owned subsidiary, ComNet. The FCC voted...
Alejandro Mayorkas, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary, said on NBC that the U.S.-Mexico border is closed.
100,000 Undocumented Immigrants Caught in February, Department of Homeland Security Confirms Minors will be Allowed into the US
Alejandro Mayorkas, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary, said on NBC that the U.S.-Mexico border is closed. However, he confirmed that Washington would continue welcoming unaccompanied minors into the country. Mayorkas’s statement comes as...
The United States, European Union, Canada, and Britain launched coordinated sanctions against Chinese officials over their involvement in persecuting the Uyghur minority in Xinjiang.
US, EU Imposing Sanctions Over China’s Uyghur Abuses
The United States joined the European Union, Britain, Canada, and New Zealand on March 22 to impose sanctions on several Chinese officials for human rights abuses against the Muslim Uyghur minority in China’s Xinjiang region. ...
chess set
Top US and China Diplomats To Meet in Anchorage, Alaska
U.S. President Joe Biden’s top national security advisers will meet with Chinese diplomats on March 18 in a high-stakes showdown that could determine whether Washington and Beijing are headed for a new Cold War or...
Republican Representative Mo Brooks recently spoke about the demand for New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s resignation following a series of sexual harassment allegations against him.
Mo Brooks, an Unusual Defender of Embattled NY Gov. Cuomo
Republican Representative Mo Brooks recently spoke about the demand for New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s resignation following a series of sexual harassment allegations against him. He criticized the Democrat standard of presumption of guilt. Brooks...
President Biden is apparently planning to move ahead with a rule passed by the Trump administration last November aimed at combating Chinese technology related threats.
Washington Imposing Sanctions to Counter Chinese Tech Threats
President Biden is planning to move ahead with a rule passed by the Trump administration last November to combat Chinese technology-related threats. The rule, which comes into effect next month, will empower the U.S. Commerce...
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, who is currently facing scrutiny over hiding nursing home deaths amidst the pandemic, has been slammed with sexual harassment claims by two former female members of his administration, Charlotte Bennett and Lindsey Boylan.
Cuomo Caught in Sexual Harassment Claims, Three Women Come Forward With Accusations
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, who is currently facing scrutiny over hiding nursing home deaths amidst the pandemic, has been slammed with sexual harassment claims by two former female members of his administration, Charlotte Bennett...
President Joe Biden had his first legislative win, having the House narrowly pass his $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill in a 219-212 vote.
Biden’s $1.9 Trillion Covid Relief Package Passes House by Narrow Margin
President Joe Biden had his first legislative win, having the House narrowly pass his $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill in a 219-212 vote. No Republicans voted for the bill, and the only Democrats to vote...
President Biden’s proposed $1.9 trillion pandemic relief package will give up to $3,600 in direct payments to Americans with children.
Proposed $1.9 Trillion Pandemic Relief to Include $3,600 in Child Assistance Payments
President Joe Biden’s proposed $1.9 trillion pandemic relief package will give up to $3,600 in direct payments to American families with children. At present, the Child Tax Credit offers $2,000 annually for every child under...
Protesters rally against the military coup and arrest of National League for Democracy (NLD) party leader Aung San Suu Kyi in Myanmar, at Parliament House on February 12, 2021 in Canberra, Australia
Biden Sanctions Tamadaw Leaders, Family Members Over Myanmar Military Coup
International eyes are on the Southeast Asian nation of Myanmar after a military takeover that occurred amid allegations of a fraudulent election. The U.S. and the United Nations have labelled the situation a coup d’état,...
Biden Announces Defense Department Task Force to Examine China Strategy
The Biden administration is signaling it is prepared to confront — and when necessary, militarily counter — the People’s Republic of China (PRC), as Beijing continues to challenge Washington for primacy on the global stage....