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US House delays vote on bill to avert a government shutdown

Democrats controlling the House of Representatives on Tuesday delayed a planned vote on a funding bill that would keep United…

Fed, Treasury chiefs: economy needs more COVID help from Congress

With six weeks to go until the November 3 presidential election, the United States economy is definitely on the mend,…

Suspect wrote ‘give up’ on ricin White House letter: Court papers

A woman arrested by US authorities on suspicion of sending a ricin-filled envelope to the White House was due to…

US airlines to make plea for new bailout ahead of Oct 1 layoffs

Major United States airlines plan to make a last-ditch bid to persuade Congress to grant them a new $25bn bailout…

‘Sick to my stomach’: Louisville awaits Breonna Taylor verdict

Louisville, Kentucky, USA – The mayor of Louisville, Kentucky, has declared a state of emergency ahead of an expected decision on…

Iran sends message of resistance to US at UNGA

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani used his speech at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Tuesday to denounce American pressure…

Suspect wrote ‘give up’ on ricin White House letter: Court papers

A woman arrested by US authorities on suspicion of sending a ricin-filled envelope to the White House is due to…

US House delays vote on bill to avert a government shutdown

Democrats controlling the House of Representatives on Tuesday delayed a planned vote on a funding bill that would keep United…

At UN, Qatar emir questions world inaction on Israeli occupation

Qatar Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani has questioned the credibility of the international community as it “stands by,…

Louisville under state of emergency as Breonna Taylor case looms

Louisville, Kentucky, USA – The mayor of Louisville, Kentucky, has declared a state of emergency ahead of an expected decision…