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January 6 committee seeks cooperation from Fox News’ Hannity and releases texts between host and White House

January 6 committee seeks cooperation from Fox News’ Hannity and releases texts between host and White House

  Fox News host Sean Hannity was concerned about former President Donald Trump’s strategy and conduct before, during and after the January 6 attack on… Read More ›

COVID-19: New variant, B.1.640.2, detected in France – study

COVID-19: New variant, B.1.640.2, detected in France – study

The variant, tentatively identified B.1.640.2, is believed to be Cameroonian in origin and have so far spread to 12 patients in southern France.   A… Read More ›

Analysis: Outcry over Xi’an lockdown tests limits of China’s zero-Covid policy

Analysis: Outcry over Xi’an lockdown tests limits of China’s zero-Covid policy

  Hong Kong- For residents in China’s northwestern city of Xi’an, the start of 2022 is looking a lot like 2020 — only worse. Since… Read More ›

Polls show Americans still deeply fearful for democracy one year after Capitol riots

Polls show Americans still deeply fearful for democracy one year after Capitol riots

Pride in US democracy drops sharply, with many saying violence against the government can be justified in certain situations   WASHINGTON — One year after… Read More ›

Biden tells Ukrainian president US ‘will respond decisively if Russia further invades’

Biden tells Ukrainian president US ‘will respond decisively if Russia further invades’

President Joe Biden told Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Sunday that the US and its allies “will respond decisively if Russia further invades Ukraine,” according… Read More ›

Progress expected but breakthrough unlikely in Iran nuclear talks, analysts say

Progress expected but breakthrough unlikely in Iran nuclear talks, analysts say

Analysis: Tehran pushing for early lifting of sanctions as negotiations in Vienna enter 8th round; Iran, meanwhile, continues to develop its nuclear program, insisting it’s… Read More ›

One important — and dangerous — way the Omicron surge is different than previous surges in the US

One important — and dangerous — way the Omicron surge is different than previous surges in the US

  The US kicked off 2022 amid a massive Covid-19 case spike — driven by the highly contagious Omicron variant — that some experts warn… Read More ›

‘Serious’ talk between Biden and Putin sets stage for diplomacy

‘Serious’ talk between Biden and Putin sets stage for diplomacy

US President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin held their second conversation in a month.   US President Joe Biden and his Russian counterpart… Read More ›

Travelers infected one another across hallway in Covid-19 quarantine facility, New Zealand research shows

Travelers infected one another across hallway in Covid-19 quarantine facility, New Zealand research shows

  A traveler isolated for Covid-19 at a quarantine facility in New Zealand managed to infect three others across a hallway, researchers reported Thursday. Closed-circuit… Read More ›

Jury finds Ghislaine Maxwell guilty of sex trafficking a minor for Jeffrey Epstein and four other charges

Jury finds Ghislaine Maxwell guilty of sex trafficking a minor for Jeffrey Epstein and four other charges

New York – A jury in a New York federal court has found Ghislaine Maxwell guilty on five of six counts related to her role… Read More ›

One-Sixth of NYPD Out Sick as Covid-Surge Continues

One-Sixth of NYPD Out Sick as Covid-Surge Continues

NEW YORK — As COVID surges through New York City, a large chunk of the NYPD has called out sick, many with flu-like symptoms. According… Read More ›

Do you have a cold, the flu or Covid-19? Experts explain how to tell the difference

Do you have a cold, the flu or Covid-19? Experts explain how to tell the difference

Do you have a sore throat, a runny nose and muscle aches? It could be a common cold, a case of the flu — or… Read More ›

CDC shortens recommended Covid-19 isolation and quarantine time

CDC shortens recommended Covid-19 isolation and quarantine time

  The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday shortened the recommended times that people should isolate when they’ve tested positive for Covid-19… Read More ›

Flying home after the holidays? Getting vaccinated or boosted is the first step toward safe travel, expert says

Flying home after the holidays? Getting vaccinated or boosted is the first step toward safe travel, expert says

For Americans traveling after Christmas and New Year’s, getting their Covid-19 vaccinations or booster doses as soon as possible is critical to safely avoid serious… Read More ›

Judge Upholds Ruling Against NYT Over Project Veritas Memos

Judge Upholds Ruling Against NYT Over Project Veritas Memos

  NEW YORK (AP) — A New York judge has upheld an order preventing The New York Times from publishing documents between conservative group Project… Read More ›

Christmas Eve air travel well below 2019 levels amid flight cancellations as Omicron cases surge

Christmas Eve air travel well below 2019 levels amid flight cancellations as Omicron cases surge

  While the number of people flying out of US airports this year has matched, and at one point exceeded, 2019 levels, Christmas Eve air… Read More ›

CDC Warns Of 2 Listeria Outbreaks Tied To Packaged Salad

CDC Warns Of 2 Listeria Outbreaks Tied To Packaged Salad

  NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials are warning the public not to eat certain brands of packaged salads, which they say are linked… Read More ›

House panel asks Supreme Court to say by mid-January whether it’s taking Trump’s January 6 records case

House panel asks Supreme Court to say by mid-January whether it’s taking Trump’s January 6 records case

  Washington – Former President Donald Trump appealed to the Supreme Court on Thursday to block the release of documents from his White House to… Read More ›

Washington committed to two-state solution, US envoy tells Abbas

Washington committed to two-state solution, US envoy tells Abbas

A PA official described Wednesday’s meeting as “positive and constructive,” but did not provide further details.   The Biden administration has affirmed its commitment to… Read More ›

Early studies suggest a reduced risk of Covid-19 hospitalization when infected with Omicron compared to Delta

Early studies suggest a reduced risk of Covid-19 hospitalization when infected with Omicron compared to Delta

  Two new preprint papers add to the growing evidence that the Omicron coronavirus variant may be less likely to cause severe disease and hospitalization… Read More ›