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Biden sanctions Russian oligarchs and banks in Ukraine crisis – Daily Local

By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV, YURAS KARMANAU, AAMER MADHANI and ERIC TUCKER MOSCOW (AP) — The East-West confrontation over Ukraine escalated dramatically on Tuesday, with Russian lawmakers allowing President Vladimir Putin to use military force outside his country and U.S. President Joe Biden and leaders Europeans reacted by imposing sanctions on Russian …

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Biden says US raid in Syria killed ISIS leader

He said he would have more to say later Thursday morning. February 3, 2022, 1:45 p.m. • 6 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article President Joe Biden said on Thursday that a US raid in Syria killed the Islamic State leader. “Last night, under my direction, U.S. …

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Direct lines: January 26, 2022 | Newspaper hotlines

I CAN NOT BELIEVE we pay hundreds of dollars a month for cable or satellite TV and nearly half of that is for commercials. Have we all gone mad? FOR MY SNOW REMOVAL neighbor, there’s a noise ordinance in Fenton Township — 11 p.m. equals a $500 fine. IT’S 20 …

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Biden’s Foreign Policy Blunders | FoxNews

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The one area in which presidents have the most executive power is foreign policy. President Biden campaigned on his decades of foreign policy experience with promises to improve America’s standing among world leaders with slogans like a return to “adults in the …

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Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai denies sexual assault allegations

Peng Shuai, the Chinese tennis star whose account of sexual coercion by a former Communist Party leader sparked weeks of tension and galvanized calls to boycott the Beijing Winter Olympics, has denied her claim she had been sexually assaulted by the grievor. Ms. Peng made the comments in an interview …

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Trump International Hotel in Washington report reveals gaping corruption loopholes

Donald Trump should never have been allowed to retain ownership of his hotel in Washington, DC while he was president. A new report has confirmed that the controls supposedly in place to limit potential corruption have failed completely. Trump exposed these flaws in the system; Congress must act now before …

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Biden visits Kentucky to console tornado victims, provide assistance – Daily Local

By ALEXANDRA JAFFE and ZEKE MILLER WASHINGTON (AP) – For the fifth time since taking office less than a year ago, President Joe Biden takes on the grim task of visiting an area ravaged by natural disaster on Wednesday to offer solace and condolences. Biden was heading to Kentucky to …

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Alexa, Tinder, Disney +, other Amazon web services crashes

Posted December 7, 2021 Amazon and all of its services have crashed around the world, wiping out other popular websites like Tinder and Venmo that rely on the company’s cloud servers and affecting thousands of consumers. The platform, Amazon Music and Prime video, Alexa, Ring, and Amazon Web Services, which …

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American coronavirus: United States registers on average more than 100,000 new cases of Covid-19 per day, the highest level in two months

The seven-day moving average of new cases was 121,437 on Saturday, according to data from Johns Hopkins University (JHU). Prior to this week, the United States last surpassed 100,000 cases per day in early October. The number of Covid-19 deaths is also on the rise, with a seven-day average of …

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More aid available for winter heating and utility bills | News, Sports, Jobs

By Josh Boak Associated press The Biden administration is taking action to help distribute billions of dollars in aid for winter heating and utility bills, an unprecedented amount that comes largely from its 1 coronavirus relief program. , $ 9 trillion. The program provided an additional $ 4.5 billion to …

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Unions split over vaccine mandates, complicating Biden push

Andrew Harnik / AP President Joe Biden speaks in the State Dining Room of the White House, Thursday, September 9, 2021, in Washington. Unions are divided over vaccine mandates. The split became larger after Biden announced his intention to require federal workers to be vaccinated and private companies with more …

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Weekly quiz on international foreign policy news

Quiz This week in FP’s international news quiz: Obstacles to the Olympics, spyware scandal and daring quarantine escape attempt. People take photos of fireworks during the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics at the Tokyo Olympic Stadium on July 23. Yuichi Yamazaki / Getty Images 23 July 2021, 15:10 Are …

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The symbolism of the Hong Kong Apple Daily

Analysis by Stephen Collinson, Jenni Marsh and Caitlin Hu, CNN Jimmy Lai fled mainland China over 60 years ago, sneaking into Hong Kong on a fishing boat at the age of 12 to escape the chaos of the Communist Party. This week, Beijing finally caught up with him, after a …

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The time of peace keeps turning

Doug Mills / AP President Bill Clinton, center, watches Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, left, and PLO leader Yasser Arafat shake hands in the East Room of the White House after signing the agreement on the Middle East in Washington on September 28, 1995. Through Brian Greenspun (contact) Sunday 23 …

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