Former President Obama says at the groundbreaking of the Obama Presidential Center in Chicago that it will not be a "static museum," but a "living, thriving home" for cultural events, summits and concerts
Failing to lift America’s borrowing limit would be a ‘disastrous’ event that would trigger ‘financial crisis and calamity,’ Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, in joint Senate testimony with Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, told lawmakers
“It’s necessary to avert a catastrophic event for our economy”: Treasury Sec. Janet Yellen urged Congress on Tuesday to raise the debt ceiling, warning that failure to do so could lead the U.S. to default for the first time in history.
Sen. Patty Murray: "This is a disgrace. This is an embarrassment... Republicans may think this is some obscure fight, but it will not be if it hits American bank accounts, and they are fooling themselves if they think people won't know who's responsible."
LeBron James on getting vaccinated: “After doing my research, I felt like it was best suited for not only me, but my friends. That's why I decided to do it."
President Joe Biden is sinking in a trust deficit with Americans when it comes to COVID-19, as a new Axios/Ipsos Coronavirus Index poll showed fewer than half now say they trust Biden — a 13 percentage point dive from January.
I am joining Congress because it's not just a party, it's an idea. It's country's oldest and most democratic party, and I am emphasising on 'democratic'...Not just me many think that country can't survive without Congress...: Ex- CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar after joining Congress
Senate Republicans block bill that would fund government, stave off U.S. default
Marine who blasted Afghan withdrawal being held in military lockup
"I want to ask everyone to help all the people that are missing and need help ... And if you don't do that for other people that are missing, that's a shame because it's not just Gabby that deserves that." -Gabby Petito's Dad Joseph Petito.
"Build back better, blah, blah, blah" Activist Greta Thunberg uses Youth4Climate speech to mock the words of world leaders
Government report indicates Biden could owe as much as $500K in back taxes
If you're a journalist, American or otherwise, you need to understand that turning a blind eye to this story moves the entire world toward a paradigm where the criminalization of journalism is routine. You have to speak up on this one. Read the source:
Stop what you're doing and read this. The CIA developed plans to kill or kidnap an award-winning journalist whose work they did not like — before they charged him with a crime. The case against Julian Assange must be dropped—and condemned.
R. Kelly’s conviction represents a major #MeToo moment for Black women. "This is the culmination of the movement of so many women who having being trying so long to have their voices heard," said Oronike Odeleye, cofounder of a movement to boycott him.
@BTS_twt understands the importance of the Sustainable Development Goals#SDGs , do you? It has been six years since they were adopted by the countries members of the UN as a roadmap for a better world by 2030! Watch what Kim Nam Jun RM has to say about them. #BTSARMY
Breaking News: R. Kelly was found guilty of being the ringleader of a decades-long scheme to recruit women and underage girls for sex. The verdict represents the first criminal consequence for the singer after decades of accusations of sexual abuse.
No they don’t. They just lied about this and the New York Times pretended to believe them and put it in the newspaper.
Chris Cuomo accused of sexually harassing former boss' at 2005 party