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California Governor Newsom nominates Attorney General: Rob Bonta to be First Filipino American to Hold Post
  On Wednesday, California Governor Gavin Newsom has nominated Rob Bonta to fill in the vacant post of Attorney General. Bonta is the Filipino...
Asian Grandma who fought back against attacker donates almost $1 Million
    An Asian grandmother, who was hit by a white man and bravely fought back by hitting him with a board, has said that she will donate the...
Infrastructure, schools and family package proposed by Biden may cost $3 trillion
  After the passage of the COVID-19 relief bill, the Biden administration is working towards its next major priority. An investment package that...
Biden speaks of gun violence control: legislation not as yet passed
  On Tuesday, Joe Biden said that he wanted to control gun violence immediately. However, no legislation or executive order has been passed as...
Video, Gunman kills 10 at Colorado supermarket, including police officer
A shirtless man with blood running down his leg was escorted out of the store in handcuffs by two police officers. Police in Boulder tweeted Monday...
Billionaire CEO & Chairman Steps down from Apollo Global Management: Investigation Shows Financial Links between Jeffrey Epstein and Wall Street’s Leon Black
  Chief executive and chairman of Apollo Global Management Inc. has resigned with immediate effect from the company. Earlier, after...
EU to foster start-ups in tech: Proposes new rules to reach U.S. and China successes
  On Friday, the European Union proposed a new framework of rules for startups. Member states will adopt these rules in a bid to catch up with...
New laws proposed by Arizona Republicans: Will Limit Mail Voting
  Republicans in Arizona are proposing far reaching changes in voter laws to curb voting by mail. A number of states, including Georgia which...
Former GOP Florida Senator Charged In Sham Candidate Plot
  On Thursday, a former Florida Republican senator, Frank Artiles, was charged with three criminal counts. He allegedly asked a friend to stand...
Frustration over anti-Asian discrimination in America increases: Biden and Harris arrive in Atlanta
  On Friday President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris reached Atlanta, Georgia. They will be meeting state legislators and advocates...
73 Democrats Sponsor Resolution to Expel GOP Marjorie Taylor Greene from Congress: Greene Calls It a War on Republican Women
  On Friday, California Democratic Rep. Jimmy Gomez will introduce a resolution to expel Majorie Taylor Greene from Congress. So far, 73...
Rand Paul verbally fences with Dr. Fauci on mask use at Senate hearing
  On Thursday, Sen. Rand Paul R-K.Y. argued with Dr. Anthony Fauci, adviser to the president, at a Senate hearing. Paul, who is an...
LIVE VIDEO: Elderly Asian woman gets attacked and fights back assailant by sending him to hospital in San Francisco
  Today a  76 year old Asian woman was attacked in San Francisco but the brave Asian lady turned the tables on her younger assailant by...
Statement by Doug McMillon President of Walmart who leads the Largest U.S. Company and speaks against Asian American violence
  Walmart President and CEO Doug McMillon says company has been working on diversity and inclusion “forever” and is now focusing on...
EU countries halt AstraZeneca rollout: Canada increases its use for seniors
  Canada has revised an earlier recommendation and has now expanded the roll out of the Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine in the country. It had...
Apple Wins First Privacy Protection Battle Against Lobbyists: France’s competition watchdog ‘finds no flagrant examples of discrimination’
  Apple has won its first battle in its bid to implement stricter privacy measures in iOS 14. The French competition regulator dismissed a...
Texan man with rifle and ammunition arrested near vice president’s residence in Washington DC
    On Wednesday, a man was arrested near the Naval Observatory in Washington. The Secret Service had initially stopped him. Later, a gun...
Wealthy clients of Morgan Stanley Bank U.S. to get access to bitcoin funds
  Morgan Stanley has become the first bank in the nation to offer access to bitcoin funds. Wealthy clients who meet specific criteria will get...
Spa Killer who shot 8, including 6 Asians in 200-mile, 3-hour spree in Atlanta arrested: 21-year old nerd, lover of ‘guns and God’
  On Tuesday night, 21-year old Robert Aaron Long was arrested, after allegedly killing eight people, following a long manhunt in Georgia. Six...
Georgia voting restrictions opposed by Coca-Cola and Home Depot
  Georgia State has pushed through legislation to restrict voting in the state. The legislation proposed in the Georgia General Assembly seeks...
California Governor Newsom Launches Campaign Against Recall
  California Governor Gavin Newsom finally responded to what he said was a partisan Republic recall. He asked his supporters to check a newly...
Trump’s CFO Weisselberg’s daughter-in-law “refuses to be silenced” any longer: To cooperate with prosecutors
  An attorney, who is representing Jennifer Weisselberg, former daughter-in-law of Allan Weisselberg, who is both the CFO of the Trump...
Pippa Middleton and husband James Matthews welcome baby girl whose name resonates with her Aunt Kate
  On Monday, Pippa Middleton, the younger sister of Kate Middleton, welcomed a baby girl along with husband James Matthews. They have a two-year...
Biden to Revoke Trump tax cuts and increase taxes including corporate and personal rates to fund $1.9 trillion stimulus package
  Four people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg that President Biden is planning to raise federal taxes. This will be the first major...
Two men arrested for assault on Capitol police officer who died following Jan 6, riot
  Two men, Julian Elie Khater and George Pierre Tanio, have been arrested and charged for assault against Brian Sicknick, a Capitol police...
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Pentagon’s Investigation of Findings in Michael Flynn’s dealings with Russia and other foreign entities sent for review and action to Army
  The Pentagon’s internal watchdog has sent its findings on the investigations into Michael Flynn to the Army for a review. This news was...
Live Video Woman Who Pepper-Sprayed and Coughed On Uber Driver in San Francisco Is Arrested
A woman, who hit the headlines on hate crime reporting, for coughing and pepper spraying an Uber driver in San Francisco has been arrested. Malaysia...
IRS sends Stimulus Check payments to bank accounts this weekend
  Before the start of the next week, several families may drive away their Monday morning blues as they check their bank accounts. They may see...
George Floyd’s family to get $27 million as settlement of a wrongful death suit by Minneapolis
    The city of Minneapolis has agreed to settle the wrongful death lawsuit filed by George Floyd’s family in July 2020, by paying...
Bernie Sanders calls out Bezos for avoiding Senate hearing on income inequality: Pandemic added $78 billion to Amazon founder’s bloated fortune
  Bernie Sanders, Independent Rep. and chairman of the Senate budget committee, invited Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to appear at a committee hearing...
Jeanine Anez, former president of Bolivia is criminally charged
The Bolivian court slaps arrest warrant for Jeanine Anez former interim president   A Bolivian court has issued arrest warrants for Jeanine...
Sharon Osbourne apologized to Black community for defending Piers Morgan whose Megan Markle comments created a furor
  On Friday, Sharon Osbourne issued a public apology to the Black community, apologizing for her outburst on “The Talk” on Wednesday. She...
Drivers Who Hit Protesters in Oklahoma to Get Immunity as House Passes Bill
  Oklahoma has a Republican majority in both the House and the Senate. In an early morning vote, the Oklahoma House passed legislation that...
Trump accountant faces pressure to turn on him in criminal probe
  In 2007, when Trump had put a defamation suit against a journalist he had been asked by lawyers to identify the person who estimated values on...
Forecasters Predict California’s Recovery From The Pandemic Will Be Faster Than Rest Of The U.S. Thanks to Gavin Newsom
  Californians are in for some good news from Governor Gavin Newsom as a recent forecast says that the economy is on the road to recovery. There...
Five years after Republicans foiled Merrick Garland’s Supreme Court Nomination, Senate votes him in as Attorney General
  Five years after Merrick Garland’s nomination to the Supreme Court by then President Barack Obama was blocked by Republicans, the...
House Approves President Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID- 19 Relief Plan
Much needed money will arrive to Americans after President Biden signs the  $1.9 trillion stimulus bill this Friday at the White House. With...
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene delays final vote on $1,400 stimulus check but House passes $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill
  Despite a few hitches and glitches, the House has finally passed the $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill, a short while ago. It was passed along...
After orders passed by the court Biden administration stops enforcing “public charge” green card restrictions from previous Trump administration
  On Tuesday, the Biden administration stopped the enforcement of the “public charge” restrictions on green cards. These restrictions were...
‘I almost killed myself” Says Jameela Jamil Speaking about Piers Morgan’s Relentless Hate Campaign
  Jameela Jamil, ‘The Good Place’ star has also spoken out about Piers Morgan after his exit from ITV’s Good Morning Britain, where he...
The FBI releases live video of suspect in DC pipe bomb case
  The FBI has released new surveillance video showing the person suspected of planting pipe bombs around Washington D.C. on the night before the...
House Republicans ask for conservatorship hearing naming Britney Spears documentary
  Florida Congressman, Rep. Matt Gaetz called toxic by some, has requested the House Judiciary Committee to hold a hearing on court-ordered...
HM Queen Elizabeth II Statement from Buckingham Palace following Harry and Meghan’s interview with Oprah
  Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary) is the current queen of the United Kingdom. She has been queen since February 6,...
Texas Attorney General Sued By Twitter for Investigation into Content Moderation Practices
  On Monday, Twitter filed a complaint against the Texas Attorney General asking the state to stop its investigation into the social media...
Piers Morgan Walks Away When Colleague Calls Him “Diabolical” For Comment on Meghan Markle: Regulatory Agency Investigating Commentary
Piers Morgan, host of Good Morning Britain, walked away from the set in a huff, in the middle of the episode on Tuesday morning, UK Time. One of his...
Minneapolis Derek Chauvin trial disrupted by appeals ruling
  On Monday, American citizens went to report for jury duty as jury selection for the high profile trial of former Minneapolis policeman Derek...
Protesters gather in front of NYC Trump Towers to Demand Arrest of Ex-President
  The former President Donald Trump arrived in New York City on Sunday, alone from Florida. His wife, Melania Trump was not with him. Later,...