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Highly contagious UK variant could become dominant Covid-19 strain in US by March, officials warn

The highly contagious UK coronavirus variant could become the dominant strain in the US by March, health officials have warned. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) warned of “rapid growth” of the variant in coming weeks. In its report, the CDC said that the UK variant would spread quickly in the coming weeks […]

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Joe Biden unveils $1.9 trillion stimulus plan for coronavirus-sapped US economy

President-elect Joe Biden unveiled a $1.9 trillion stimulus plan for the coronavirus-sapped US economy before he takes office next week. Biden from his hometown of Wilmington, Delaware, he said: “A crisis of deep human suffering is in plain sight and there’s no time to waste.” “The very health of our nation is at stake,” he […]

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Jared and Ivanka’s Secret Service detail rented out basement studio apartment because the couple wouldn’t let agents use their toilets

The US Secret Service has been renting a small basement studio apartment in Washington, DC, near the home of Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump in order for agents to use the bathroom and have office space, several American media outlets have reported. The apartment was needed to provide a “downtime” facility in the Kalorama neighborhood in […]

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Former Michigan governor charged with neglect for river poisoning that left 12 people dead

Twelve people died and more than 80 were sickened during the Flint water crisis, and now authorities are holding two Michigan officials responsible. The Flint Water Prosecution Team is scheduled to announce its findings at a news conference Thursday morning after former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and former Flint Public Works director Howard Croft were […]

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Donald Trump has been permanently banned from Snapchat

Donald Trump has been permanently banned from Snapchat, according to a statement by the platform released on Wednesday. “Last week we announced an indefinite suspension of President Trump’s Snapchat account, and have been assessing what long term action is in the best interest of our Snapchat community,” a Snapchat spokesperson said. “In the interest of […]

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Trump Impeached Again. What Next?

After the lower chamber, The House of Representatives voted to impeach Donald Trump formally charging him with inciting an insurrection, the ball now goes into the hands of the Senate. The Senate, the upper chamber will now conduct a trial to determine Trump’s guilt. A two-thirds majority is needed to convict Trump. If all 100 […]

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Donald Trump becomes the first U.S. president to be impeached twice

Donald Trump became the first president in U.S. history to be impeached twice, as 10 of his fellow Republicans joined Democrats in the House of Representatives to charge him with inciting an insurrection after last week’s riots at the U.S. Capitol. The Democratic controlled house voted 232-197 to oust Mr Trump, but it is unlikely […]

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12-year-old dies after grenade bought at antique mall exploded

A 12-year-old Virginia boy was killed in a grenade explosion, investigators believe was bought from an antique mall in North Carolina. After the incident authorities warned others may have been sold and could also be live. The grenades were thought to be chemically inactive Mk 2 grenades, a style used during World War II, according […]

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Donald Trump declares emergency in Washington DC ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration

Donald Trump has approved a state of emergency declaration in the United States capital, the White House press office said late on Monday, after US law enforcement officials warned of threats before President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. The order authorises federal assistance to be extended through January 24 to support efforts in Washington, DC to respond […]

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Horned Trump supporter who stormed Capitol refuses to eat jail food since ‘It’s not organic’

A man in a horn hat stood out as one of the protesters when a group of armed Donald Trump supporters stormed the building during a Congress session. Viral pictures showed the shirtless man, face painted in red, white and blue and the unique fury horn hat. The man was identified as Jake Angeli. At […]

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Trump’s golf course venue loses contract of 2022 PGA Championship following Capitol ransacking

The 2022 PGA Championship will not be played at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster in New Jersey, Jim Richerson the America president of PGA said. “The PGA of America Board of Directors voted tonight to exercise the right to terminate the agreement to play the 2022 PGA Championship at Trump Bedminster,” Richerson said in a […]

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House Democrats give Mike Pence ultimatum to declare Donald Trump unfit for office

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to give Vice President Mike Pence an ultimatum to remove President Donald Trump from office over his role in last week’s rioting at Capitol Hill. The Republican president has been accused by Democrats and an increasing number of Republicans over the riot, following a rally in which Mr Trump repeated […]