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Biden Campaign Joins TikTok, Despite Security Concerns

FILE – The icon for the video-sharing TikTok app is seen on a smartphone, Feb. 28, 2023, in Marple Township, Pa. The Biden ’24 presidential campaign is using TikTok despite security concerns about it. WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden’s reelection campaign Monday defended its new TikTok account as a vital way to boost its appeal with … Read more

Chiefs Top 49ers to Win Super Bowl

Kansas City Chiefs’ Patrick Mahomes celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after winning Super Bowl LVIII on Feb. 11, 2024. The Kansas City Chiefs scored a touchdown in the final seconds of overtime to defeat the San Francisco 49ers 25-22 and win the National Football League’s Super Bowl. The victory in Las Vegas was the … Read more

Yellen to Visit Pittsburgh, Detroit to Tout Biden’s Economic Wins

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen testifies before a House Financial Services Committee hearing on ‘the annual report of the Financial Stability Oversight Council’ on Capitol Hill, Feb. 6, 2024, in Washington. WASHINGTON — U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen will travel to the battleground states of Pennsylvania and Michigan this week as part of an election-year push aimed … Read more

Oscar Nominees From Films ‘Oppenheimer,’ ‘Barbie’ Gather for Luncheon

Margot Robbie arrives at the 96th Academy Awards Oscar nominees luncheon at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, Feb. 12, 2024. LOS ANGELES — The casts of “Barbie” and “Oppenheimer” gathered Monday for the annual Academy Award nominees’ luncheon along with other Oscar hopefuls coming together for photos, hugs and congratulations. The luncheon is … Read more

Trump Appears at Federal Court in Florida for Closed Hearing in His Classified Documents Case

Former President Donald Trump arrives at the Federal Courthouse in Fort Pierce, Florida, Feb. 12, 2024. Trump is appearing at a closed hearing in his criminal case charging him with mishandling classified documents. FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA — Seeking to turn legal problems into political gain, former President Donald Trump arrived Monday to a crowd of supporters … Read more

Putin’s Talk with Tucker Carlson… and America: A Mixture of Blunt Lies and Toxic Propaganda

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during an interview with U.S. television host Tucker Carlson, in Moscow, February 6, 2024. (Tucker Carlson Network/Handout via REUTERS) Russian president Ukraine started the war; Russia’s goal is to stop it. Ukrainians still consider themselves Russians, what is happening is an element of a civil war. The 2014 coup d’etat … Read more

World Elections 2024

World The past several years saw a dangerous backslide in democracy as wars, coups and restrictions on speech eroded civil liberties around the world. Yet in 2024, a record-setting 2 billion voters in 50 countries will head to the polls. Ranging from hotly contested races to carefully stage-managed affairs, many of these elections may drastically … Read more