Supreme Court blocks Biden administration’s eviction moratorium

Supreme Court blocks Biden administration's eviction moratorium

[ad_1] WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court late Thursday blocked the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention from enforcing the federal moratorium on evicting renters during the coronavirus pandemic, a defeat for the Biden administration’s effort to continue the moratorium even though the court had signaled that the action lacked the proper legal basis. The current … Read more

The Afghanistan airport explosion happened under Biden but traces back to Trump

The Afghanistan airport explosion happened under Biden but traces back to Trump

[ad_1] It’s easy to blame President Joe Biden for the tragedy that took place on his watch Thursday, in which a terrorist attack claimed by the ISIS-K militant groupkilled at least 60 civilians and 13 U.S. troops at the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, as people frantically tried to leave the country ahead of his deadline … Read more

Afghanistan live news: Biden vows revenge for Kabul airport attack that killed 60 civilians and 13 US service members as Islamic State claims responsibility | World news

[ad_1] 12.48am BST 00:48 Trudeau: ‘our hearts break for the people of Afghanistan’ Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pledged to work with partners to resettle refugees in his country. “Our hearts break for the people of Afghanistan and the loved ones of the victims, including the brave women and men of our allies,” he said. … Read more

Biden to deliver address after U.S. military members killed in Afghanistan

Biden to deliver address after U.S. military members killed in Afghanistan

[ad_1] WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden will give a speech Thursday about the suicide bombings outside the Kabul airport that killed 12 U.S. service members and a number of Afghans. The president is expected to speak at 5 p.m. ET. Marine Gen. Frank McKenzie, head of U.S. Central Command, said Thursday that he is concerned … Read more

‘High threat’ of terror attack disrupts Kabul airport evacuations as Biden deadline looms

'High threat' of terror attack disrupts Kabul airport evacuations as Biden deadline looms

[ad_1] The United States and its allies warned people to avoid travelling to Kabul airport on Thursday as fears of a potential terror attack threatened evacuation efforts. The threat of an “imminent, lethal attack” was the latest setback for the massive airlift ahead of President Joe Biden’s fast-approaching deadline for all U.S. forces to withdraw … Read more

Western lawmakers call on Biden, FEMA to declare drought disaster

Western lawmakers call on Biden, FEMA to declare drought disaster

[ad_1] Congressional leaders are calling on President Joe Biden to declare a drought disaster in the West as record-shattering temperatures and historic wildfires batter multiple states. The letter signed by Colorado Rep. Joe Neguse and California Rep. Jared Huffman, both Democrats whose districts have been ravaged by drought and wildfires, asks Biden and theFederal Emergency … Read more

Afghanistan war critics blame Biden for the current chaos. They need to look in the mirror.

Afghanistan war critics blame Biden for the current chaos. They need to look in the mirror.

[ad_1] For years, politicians and pundits on both the left and right have been invoking the misleading mantra of “endless war” to condemn the continuing presence of U.S. forces in Afghanistan and to demand that U.S. troops return home regardless of continued threats facing Americans. Advocates for a withdrawal that ignored conditions on the ground … Read more

Coronavirus live news: Japan to expand state of emergency; Biden review of Covid origins reportedly ‘inconclusive’ | World news

[ad_1] 6.37am BST 06:37 Two more Paralympic athletes test positive for Covid-19 in Tokyo village Two more athletes have tested positive for Covid-19 in the Paralympic village, with officials awaiting information to confirm if a cluster of infection has broken out, after a first case had been discovered on Tuesday. The news comes as ParalympicsGB … Read more

Supreme Court declines Biden administration’s efforts to end ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy

Supreme Court declines Biden administration's efforts to end 'Remain in Mexico' policy

[ad_1] The Supreme Court on Tuesday denied the Biden administration’s request to pause the implementation of a Trump-era immigration policy. The Justice Department had asked the court late last week to delay the reinstatement of the policy, known as “Remain in Mexico,” arguing in its brief that the policy had been dormant for more than … Read more

Biden rejects allies’ pleas to keep troops in Afghanistan beyond end of August | Joe Biden

[ad_1] Joe Biden has rejected the pleas of domestic and international allies to keep troops in Afghanistan for evacuation efforts beyond the end of the month, citing the growing threat of a terrorist attack. In a move likely to fuel criticism that America is abandoning Afghan partners to the Taliban, the US president made clear … Read more