Economic Sanctions

Biden Unveils First-Ever All-Female Senior White House Communications Team

5 minutes ago   |   Slate   |   2 articles

Biden is also set to name several minorities to key economic positions after receiving criticism for a lack of diversity in his first hires.
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Biden To Name Tanden as Budget Chief, Rouse to Economic Council

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg

President-elect Joe Biden is turning to longtime Democratic policy staffer Neera Tanden to lead his Office of Management and Budget and Cecilia Rouse to head the Council of...
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One-touch payments remain infuriatingly absent in America

One-touch payments remain infuriatingly absent in America

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

'Tis the season for shopping. If you are fortunate enough to have kept your job through the pandemic-caused economic lockdowns, dropping dollars in person is good for workers...
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Why This Iranian Assassination Is All About Trump

1 hour ago   |   Real Clear Politics

The Trump administration has left Iran weaker than at any time in recent memory. The sanctions alone would have been harsh enough
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Biden unveils diverse economic team as challenges to economy grow

Biden unveils diverse economic team as challenges to economy grow

3 hours ago   |   Politico

After facing criticism for the lack of diversity in his first round of hires, President-elect Joe Biden plans to announce three people of color for leading positions on his...
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Dear Joe, It's Not About Iran's Nukes Anymore

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

Biden wants to reinstate the nuclear deal, but first he must confront the new Middle East.
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China Stirs Trouble With Plan to Hike Retirement Age From 60

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

China is making a new push to raise one of the world's lowest retirement ages as it tries to cope with a rapidly aging population, a move that's already fueling public...
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Source: NFL authorized Broncos' indoor meeting plan, twice

6 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

The Broncos currently face scrutiny for the developments that resulted in all quarterbacks being unavailable for Sunday's game against the Saints. The Broncos dispute certain...
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Obama's former top economist says Democrats should accept a smaller stimulus package now and try to pass a larger relief plan later

Obama's former top economist says Democrats should accept a smaller stimulus package now and try to pass a larger relief plan later

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Austan Goolsbee, a former top economic advisor to former President Barack Obama, told CNN on Sunday that it was better for Democrats to accept a smaller...
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‘Dependent' Germany overestimates its power by insisting it will deal with Russia from a 'position of strength' - Moscow

‘Dependent' Germany overestimates its power by insisting it will deal with Russia from a 'position of strength' - Moscow

9 hours ago   |   RT

A pledge from the German defense minister to only talk with Russia “from a position of strength” will fall flat as long as Berlin is dependent on the US for its security...
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President-elect Biden chooses an all-female senior White House press team

President-elect Biden chooses an all-female senior White House press team

“These qualified, experienced communicators bring diverse perspectives to their work and a shared commitment to building this country back better." Read more ...

Joe Biden twists ankle while playing with his dog

Joe Biden twists ankle while playing with his dog

President-elect Joe Biden slipped and twisted his ankle while playing with his dog Major, his office said Sunday. The 78-year-old Democrat will be examined by an orthopedist on... Read more ...

Completed Wisconsin recount confirms Biden's win over President Trump

Completed Wisconsin recount confirms Biden's win over President Trump

Wisconsin has finished a recount of its presidential results, confirming Democrat Joe Biden's victory over President Donald Trump in the key battleground state. Read more ...

Joe Biden Injures Himself

Joe Biden Injures Himself

President-elect Joe Biden twisted his ankle while playing with one of his dogs and will be examined by a doctor "out of an abundance of caution," his office said Sunday, per... Read more ...

In reversal, New York City to reopen schools as coronavirus spread intensifies

In reversal, New York City to reopen schools as coronavirus spread intensifies

The announcement comes just 11 days after Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that schools were shutting down because of a rising number of COVID-19 cases in the city. Read more ...

Formula One driver Romain Grosjean escapes after explosive crash

Formula One driver Romain Grosjean escapes after explosive crash

The 34-year-old driver slid off the track on the first lap and his car burst into flames after being sliced in two by a barrier. Read more ...

Chiefs beat Bucs 27-24 with big game from Patrick Mahomes, Tyreek Hill

Chiefs beat Bucs 27-24 with big game from Patrick Mahomes, Tyreek Hill

Chiefs move to 10-1 on the season. Read more ...

The best Cyber Monday 2020 Apple deals on AirPods, iPhones, iPads, MacBooks...

The best Cyber Monday 2020 Apple deals on AirPods, iPhones, iPads, MacBooks, and more

Summary List Placement Cyber Monday is just a few hours away, and retailers like Amazon, Target , Best Buy , and Walmart are offering big deals on Apple products . Highlights... Read more ...

'He was a hero in our lives': David Prowse, the original Darth Vader, dies at 85

'He was a hero in our lives': David Prowse, the original Darth Vader, dies at 85

British actor David Prowse, who played Darth Vader in the original "Star Wars" trilogy, has died. Prowse wore the black suit and helmet to play Darth Vader, but it was actor... Read more ...

Giants QB Jones, Panthers WR Moore depart with injuries

Giants QB Jones, Panthers WR Moore depart with injuries

It was a nice Sunday for Joe Judge and the New York Giants - except for Daniel Jones' hamstring injury. Read more ...