Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden—who has widely been declared president-elect by mainstream media—urged Americans on the eve of Thanksgiving Day to "forgo family traditions" as part of the nation's fight against COVID-19.What are the details?"This year we are asking Americans to forgo so many of the traditions that we've long made this holiday," Biden said,Continue reading "Biden urges Americans to 'forgo family traditions' on Thanksgiving to fight COVID-19"
Remember how left-wing TV host Stephen Colbert reacted to President Donald Trump winning the 2016 election over Hillary Clinton? Oh, it was a sad night for him. In fact, Colbert said not long afterward that the show he had to pull off on election night was "the hardest thing I've ever done in my life"Continue reading "'I just want to take a moment to drink you in': Stephen Colbert unleashes man crush on Barack Obama"
A frontrunner to be president-elect Joe Biden's labor secretary oversaw the payment of nearly $1 billion in fraudulent benefits to California prison inmates. Julie Su is the secretary of California's Labor and Workforce Development Agency, which operates the state's pandemic unemployment system. The system paid out hundreds of millions of dollars in fraudulent unemployment payments to prisonContinue reading "Biden Labor Candidate Oversaw Fraudulent Payments to California Prison Inmates"
Incoming president Joe Biden is reportedly close to selecting a vocal Israel critic to serve as his White House press secretary. Karine Jean-Pierre, a longtime campaign adviser and incoming vice president Kamala Harris's chief of staff, is currently the "top candidate" for the job, according to NBC News. Jean-Pierre was senior adviser and national spokeswoman forContinue reading "Biden Eyes Israel Critic as White House Press Sec"
John Paul Mac Isaac, the computer repairman at the center of a reported Biden family scandal, has closed his Wilmington, Delaware, computer repair shop amid purported death threats. Mac Isaac previously claimed he had a laptop computer and hard drive containing information about former Vice President Joe Biden's son, Hunter, and his international business dealingsContinue reading "Computer repairman at center of 'Biden laptop' scandal closes shop, disappears amid purported death threats"
China launched a probe directed to collect lunar samples on Tuesday, making it the first country to do so in nearly 50 years. The unmanned Chang’e-5 lunar mission launched from the southern province of Hainan and will attempt to enter the moon’s orbit. Once fully in orbit, the probe will send two vehicles to theContinue reading "In Space Program Push, China Launches Moon Probe"
When you are with me, I'm free I'm careless, I believe Above all the others we'll fly This brings tears to my eyes My sacrifice —Scott Stapp The Republic for Which It Stands, U.S.A. — President Donald J. Trump etched his name upon the stones of history this week, proclaiming it to be "in the bestContinue reading "A Noble Sacrifice: From the Shoulders of Giants, Trump Takes Fall to Save Democracy"
Former Vice President Joe Biden on Monday designated former Secretary of State John Kerry to be the "climate envoy" in a Biden-Harris administration. Biden's transition team pledged to elevate the position to the National Security Council, a move that pleased climate activists and progressive groups.Kerry will be Biden's Special Presidential Envoy for Climate, guiding theContinue reading "Biden names John Kerry to be 'climate envoy' for National Security Council. Environmental groups cheer."
Washington on Sunday officially withdrew from the Open Skies Treaty, an international agreement setting rules for aerial surveillance that the United States has accused Russia of violating. The Trump administration gave advance notice in May that it would withdraw from the 1992 treaty, waiting six months before officially exiting the agreement. The agreement, which applied toContinue reading "U.S. Withdraws From Open Skies Treaty"
Another media figure is joining the incoming Biden administration. The president-elect's team announced over the weekend Biden's intention to nominate CNN global-affairs analyst Antony Blinken for the role of secretary of state. Blinken, in addition to his role at CNN, is a cofounder and managing partner of WestExec Advisors, a "strategic advisory firm that offers unique geopoliticalContinue reading "Biden to Nominate CNN Analyst for Secretary of State"