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Saturday, April 20, 2024

The House swiftly approved $95 billion in foreign aid for Ukraine, Israel and other U.S. allies in a rare Saturday session as Democrats and Republicans banded together after months of hard-right resistance over renewed American support for repelling Russia's invasion. With an overwhelming vote, the $61 billion in aid for Ukraine passed in a matter of minutes, a strong showing as American lawmakers race to deliver a fresh round of U.S. support to the war-torn ally. Many Democrats cheered on the House floor and waved blue-and-yellow flags of Ukraine. read more

Friday, April 19, 2024

As MSNBC reporter Yasmin Vossoughian was announcing on live TV that the jury for Donald Trump's hush-money trial had been seated, with all six alternates, she reported in horror that a man had set himself on fire across the street from where she was reporting. Spectators rushed to assist the man and extinguished the fire, which she said was about 50 feet from her. read more

Thursday, April 18, 2024

More than 1,000 U.S. troops are effectively being held "hostage" in Niger with medical supplies running low " stuck between the military junta-controlled government's demands for them to leave and the Biden administration's refusal to let them go home after the end of their deployments. In addition, the report accuses Biden administration officials of trying to cover up the situation to lawmakers, as well as to troops deployed there and their families anxiously awaiting their return. read more

Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Truth Social stock is dead and the American economy is alive. The US is on track to grow at double the rate of any other G7 country this year, according to IMF forecasts, as the strength of the world's biggest economy rocks international markets. Strong household spending and investment will help propel US growth to 2.7 per cent this year according to the fund's latest World Economic Outlook. The figure is higher than the 2.5 per cent estimated for 2023 and represents a 0.6 percentage point upgrade on the previous forecast. The projections highlight the US economy's role as the driver of global growth, as investors across the world scale back their expectations for Federal Reserve interest rate cuts. read more

Monday, April 15, 2024

The Supreme Court's inaction has effectively abolished the right to mass protest across three states, allowing a lower court's ruling to seemingly infringe upon the Constitution's First Amendment. read more


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