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The US believes that Russia could attack Ukraine at any time

The White House said Tuesday that Russia is ready to attack Ukraine at "any moment," raising its threat assessment ahead of a meeting between top US and Russian diplomats."We are now at a stage where Russia could, at any...

Trump will gather faithful in Arizona

Donald Trump will rally the faithful in Arizona on Saturday, once again rehearsing his baseless claims that the US presidential election was stolen from him and repeating his familiar litany of complaints.After walking away from a promised news conference...

US protests after off-duty white officer shoots black man to death

The fatal shooting of an unarmed black man by an off-duty white police officer under mysterious circumstances has fueled outrage in a North Carolina town, where residents and family members of the victim protested Thursday night.The death of Jason...

Biden Hints at ‘Progress’ When US Prices Hit a Record Last Year

U.S. consumer prices rose last year at the fastest rate in four decades, the government confirmed Wednesday, underscoring the powerful wave of inflation that has sapped public support for President Joe Biden even as the economy shrank. recovers from...

IMF warns developing countries of ‘economic turmoil’

Emerging economies should prepare for potential tough times as the US Federal Reserve prepares to raise interest rates and global economic growth slows due to the Omicron variant of Covid-19, the IMF warned on Monday.The International Monetary Fund, which...

US Warns Iran After Regime Sanctions 50 Americans

Washington said on Sunday that it refused to be threatened by Iran sanctions over the weekend to about 50 Americans, including senior officials, and warned that Tehran would face "serious consequences" if it attacked American citizens."Make no mistake: the...

Under the Flood of Omicron Cases, Texans Rush to Find Evidence of Covid

Texans seeking COVID evidence find long lines and sold-out pharmacies as the Lone Star state faces a new wave of the Omicron-induced virus, the largest since the pandemic began.When asked about his supply of covid-19 tests at home, a...

As Biden Goes On Trump, Top Republicans Are Silent On Capitol Riots

Joe Biden's verbal attack on Donald Trump was met with almost imperceptible silence from leading Republicans on Thursday's anniversary of the United States Capitol riots, yielding the stage to the fury of the former president whose personality still dominates...

Biden Says Covid ‘is Not Here to Stay’ in Its Current Form

President Joe Biden said on Friday, as the United States grapples with the skyrocketing cases, that COVID-19 "as we are dealing with it now is not here to stay." "But having Covid in the environment here and in the world...

Biden to speak to Ukraine’s leader after warning Russia not to invade

US President Joe Biden and his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelensky will speak by phone Sunday amid growing fears that a Russian military rally near the border with its pro-Western neighbor heralds an invasion.The show of US support for Ukraine...

US removes Ethiopia, Mali and Guinea from trade pact

President Joe Biden's administration announced on Saturday that it had excluded Ethiopia, Mali and Guinea from a trade agreement between the United States and Africa, and said the actions of the three governments violated its principles."The United States today...

Ukrainian soldier killed as tensions with Russia rise

Ukraine said on Saturday that one of its soldiers was killed in a clash with pro-Moscow separatists, as the United States again warned Russia against any attack on the country.US President Joe Biden was due to speak with his...

Biden Announces End of Covid-Related South Africa Travel Bans

President Joe Biden formally announced Tuesday he will lift a ban this week on travel from South Africa and other countries in the region, imposed due to fear of the Omicron Covid-19 variant.“The travel restrictions… are no longer necessary...

Fauci promises more testing as Covid’s Omicron hits US

Top US pandemic adviser Anthony Fauci on Sunday acknowledged a Covid "testing problem" as the Omicron strain overwhelms the nation, vowing to make more testing available to Americans next month.“One of the problems is that that’s not going to...

Heavy rains displace thousands in Northeast Brazil

More than 11,000 people have been displaced in the Brazilian state of Bahia due to flooding, and authorities fought Saturday to provide aid to residents without alternative housing. Heavy rains have killed 17 people since November, including the last death...

Biden extends moratorium on student loan repayments

United States President Joe Biden on Wednesday extended a moratorium on student loan payments for an additional three months, until May 1, 2022. The measure is expected to affect the student debt of some 41 million people."We know that millions...

US Senate confirms Emanuel as envoy to Japan

US lawmakers confirmed Rahm Emanuel as the country's next ambassador to Japan on Saturday, following a controversial nomination process in which fellow Democrats opposed the former Chicago mayor over his record of police violence. Senators confirmed Emanuel 48-21 as part...

Pioneering Black American Feminist Author Bell Hooks Dies at 69

Iconic black American feminist author bell hooks, known for her pioneering work at the intersection of gender, race and class, died Wednesday at age 69, her family said.Born Gloria Jean Watkins in 1952, Hooks passed away early Wednesday at...

At least 50 dead in Kentucky as storms hit the United States

At least 50 people died after a tornado hit the southeastern state of Kentucky, its governor told reporters, as storms ravaged large swaths of the country.Several Kentucky counties were devastated, with the strongest tornado raging 200 miles through the...

US hits Chinese and North Korean companies with sanctions

The United States unveiled a series of new sanctions for abuse of rights on Friday against senior officials and entities in eight countries, including a Chinese company specializing in facial recognition technology and a giant cartoon studio in North...
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ARPM, police arrest oil thieves in Abuja

The operatives of the Association of Oil Refineries and Traders (ANRPM) and the men of the General Police Inspectorate of the Special Task Force...

Badaru insists Ekiti APC primaries were free and fair

Let's be aware of our actions, Adeleke tells co-applicantsGovernor Abubakar Badaru of Jigawa State criticized seven of the aggrieved gubernatorial hopefuls who boycotted...

How to make natural hair soft and curly

 How to make natural hair soft and curly: Many individuals with regular afro hair frequently inquire: 'where would I be able to figure out...
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ARPM, police arrest oil thieves in Abuja

The operatives of the Association of Oil Refineries and Traders (ANRPM) and the men of the General Police Inspectorate of the Special Task Force...

Badaru insists Ekiti APC primaries were free and fair

Let's be aware of our actions, Adeleke tells co-applicantsGovernor Abubakar Badaru of Jigawa State criticized seven of the aggrieved gubernatorial hopefuls who boycotted...

How to make natural hair soft and curly

 How to make natural hair soft and curly: Many individuals with regular afro hair frequently inquire: 'where would I be able to figure out...
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