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State sanctions Ukrainian billionaire over alleged corruption

The U.S. is sanctioning a Ukrainian billionaire-oligarch and former local governor for his alleged involvement in significant corruption and ongoing threats to democratic processes, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Friday. The…

Bolsonaro to Brazilians on COVID-19 deaths: Stop 'whining'

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Thursday told citizens to stop “whining” over the coronavirus pandemic as the country experienced two straight days of record COVID-19 deaths. Reuters reported that Bolsonaro, while speaking to a crowd…

Former 'Suits' co-star defends Meghan Markle amid royals controversy

Former “Suits” actor Patrick J. Adams defended his onetime co-star and Duchess of Sussex Meghan on Friday amid recent allegations that the wife of Prince Harry bullied staff while living at Kensington Palace. Adams, in a lengthy…

LeBron James's More Than A Vote ad campaign focuses on defending voting rights

LeBron James’s voting rights group More Than a Vote is out with a new ad seeking to defend voting rights.In the ad, released Friday as part of the group’s Protect Our Power campaign, James narrates as various scenes of protests,…

A nuclear frontier

Last month’s once-in-a-century freeze throughout Texas and much of the Midwest underscored an inescapable reality: we need reliable energy, and more of it. Modern society demands it. Millions around the world are escaping poverty because of…

It's in America's best interest to lead global COVID-19 vaccine distribution

Although we now have the tools we need to end the coronavirus pandemic — the COVID-19 vaccines that have been authorized and put to use, along with social distancing, masking, and other public health guidelines — we are now facing the growing threat…

Pavlich: Congress’s move on DACA

Much is being made of President Trump’s decision to end former President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).Those in the New York and D.C. media bubbles are outraged and have classified the move as heartless, unnecessary, immoral…

Mellman: Don’t bet on better numbers

Desperately trying to quell the panic growing in their guts and in their ranks, Republicans are spinning themselves dizzy trying to explain why President Trump’s approval rating will improve before the midterm.Their desperation arises from the…

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