The cost of living surged again in May the highest in 13 years. Americans are paying more for virtually everything: groceries, gas, appliances, sporting goods, used vehicles, auto insurance, vacation rentals and so on.
U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren on Wednesday called on U.S. policymakers to directly deal with the issues she argues is presented by the growing use of cryptocurrency, while supporting a Federal Reserve-backed digital currency. Warren called it a “terrible currency” that’s really only useful to “criminals” and speculative investors she said in a Senate subcommittee hearing on the possibility of a central bank digital currency.
A Popeyes restaurant in Lake Saint Louis, Missouri, is under criminal investigation after an alleged sign announced that the fast food restaurant reserved “the right to refuse service to white people.”
Senate Republicans on Friday blocked advancing a House-passed bill that would form a 9/11-style commission to investigate the Jan. 6 Capitol breach.
The crisis enveloping Gov. Andrew Cuomo deepened Sunday as the state’s attorney general demanded he grant her the authority to investigate claims he sexually harassed at least two women who worked for him.
President Donald Trump delivered his first major speech after leaving office, charting a path forward for the Republican Party and conservatives but suggested that he might run in 2024. The President went on to critique the first month of the Biden administration by saying; “Biden has failed at his number duty as Chief Executive; enforcing America’s laws.”
The so-called Equality Act introduced by Democrats, saying it promotes “the most comprehensive assault on Christianity ever written into law.”
According to Golf Digest, Woods suffered “multiple leg injuries” and was in surgery following the accident. Golf Digest quoted a statement from Woods’ agent Mark Steinberg. Woods was taken to Harbor-UCLA Medical Center.
Joe Biden on Feb. 14 urged Congress to strengthen existing laws concerning gun ownership on the third anniversary of the mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida.
The Senate has voted 57-43 to acquit Trump on the impeachment charge. Seven Republicans joined all Democrats in voting for impeachment, but 17 GOP members would have needed to do so to have the two-thirds majority required to convict the former president.