The Democratic primary race for mayor was thrown into chaos Tuesday as the city Board of Elections (BOE) appeared to have botched the count amid the city’s first ranked-choice election — adding 135,000 pre-election “test” ballots that hadn’t been cleared from a computer, according to the New York Post.

Ousted GOP chairman Michael Steele unloaded on GOP, Trump and appeared to advocates for Biden’s agenda while repeating democrat talking points in leaked audio. He expressed his disdain for the populous movement within the Republican party under President Donald Trump, denouncing such as siding with ‘white supremacy’.

A higher-than-expected number of young men have experienced heart inflammation after their second dose of the mRNA COVID-19 shots from Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna, according to data from two vaccine safety monitoring systems, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Thursday.

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. 

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.”