Dallas Police Officer Charged With 2 Counts of Capital Murder

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr A Dallas police officer was arrested on Thursday and charged with two counts of capital murder after a witness said that the officer had hired him to kidnap and kill two people and then dump their bodies in a river, the authorities said. The Dallas police said that the officer, Bryan Riser, who […]

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Bucking GOP trend, Alabama governor extends mask order

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Breaking with other Southern GOP governors, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey extended her state’s mask order for another month Thursday but said the requirement will end for good in April. Following the recommendations of medical officials, Ivey said she will keep the mask order that was set to expire Friday […]

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Apple faces antitrust probe in the UK over App Store policies

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr A person holds a smartphone in front of ‘Available on the App Store’ words and the Apple logo. Pavlo Gonchar | SOPA Images | LightRocket via Getty Images LONDON — The U.K.’s competition regulator on Thursday launched an antitrust investigation into Apple. The Competition and Markets Authority said it would investigate Apple over […]

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Myanmar protests see deadliest day with 38 killed, says UN envoy

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr The United Nations said the total death toll since the coup was now 50, though activists put that total as higher. “Today was the bloodiest day since the coup happened,” Special Envoy Christine Schraner Burgener told a briefing Wednesday. Around 1,200 people have been detained, while many relatives are unsure where they are […]

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Biden agrees to narrow eligibility for stimulus checks under pressure from moderate Senate Democrats

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr The change comes as the Senate prepares to take an initial procedural vote to move forward on the bill as early as Wednesday afternoon. Biden and Senate Democratic leaders are scrambling to keep their caucus united since they cannot lose a single Democrat in the 50-50 Senate with Republicans united against the legislation. […]

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Christian Porter, Australian attorney general, comes forward to deny historical rape allegation

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Speaking at a press conference in Perth Wednesday, Porter strongly denied the allegations made against him. “Nothing in the allegations that have been printed ever happened. Even now, the only information I have about the allegations is what has been circulating online,” he said. On Tuesday, New South Wales police announced that the […]

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CDC to announce Americans with COVID vaccine can gather indoors without masks: report

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr The CDC will announce new guidelines as soon as this Thursday on what fully vaccinated Americans can do, including allowing for small gatherings indoors with other vaccinated individuals, Politico reports.  Dr. Anthony Fauci, President Biden’s chief medical adviser, previewed the roadmap back to somewhat normal life Monday.  “I use the example of a daughter […]

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California SUV-big rig crash kills 15 near U.S.-Mexico border

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr A collision between a semitruck and an SUV carrying more than two dozen people near the U.S.-Mexico border Tuesday morning has left 15 dead and several others injured, officials said. Twenty-seven people were in the SUV when it struck a tractor-trailer hauling gravel, said Judy Cruz, the El Centro Regional Medical Center’s emergency […]

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Media advocacy group accuses Saudi crown prince, aides of crimes against humanity in Khashoggi death

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr The other officials named in the complaint include Saud al-Qahtani, a top aide to the crown prince, and Maj. Gen. Ahmed al-Assiri, a former deputy intelligence chief. Both men are accused of “organizational or executive responsibility” in the death of Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist and U.S. resident who was brutally killed inside the […]

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Is Stock Market Pullback Over? Zoom Soars, Nio Skids On Earnings| Investor’s Business Daily

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Dow Jones futures, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq 100 futures, were lower following Monday’s stock market surge. Tesla rebounded Monday, while Zoom stock soared on earnings. Nio earnings missed estimates, sparking a sharp fall. X On Monday, the tech-heavy Nasdaq composite jumped 3%, its best day since Nov. 4. The S&P […]

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