McConnell Extinguishes GOP Calls To Oust Biden: ‘There Isn’t Going To Be An Impeachment’

Topline Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday tamped down notions that Biden will be removed from office in the next two years despite calls from some Republicans, including some in his own conference, for Biden to resign or be impeached over the way his administration conducted the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan. Senate Minority Leader…

Share this:

Biden signs funding boost to evacuate Americans from Afghanistan

President Joe Biden on Tuesday signed legislation lifting the cap on annual assistance under a Department of Health and Human Services program that aids U.S. citizens returning from war zones or similar crises.The measure raises the funding cap for the U.S. Repatriation Program from $1 million to $10 million this fiscal year and next, with the money in…

Share this:

New coronavirus variant ‘Mu’ under close scrutiny by WHO

Issued on: 01/09/2021 – 07:25 Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO), delivering a speech on May 24, 2021. © Christopher Black, AFP The World Health Organization has said it is monitoring a new coronavirus variant known as “Mu”, which was first identified in Colombia in January 2021. Mu, known scientifically…

Share this:

A small fraction of America’s Afghan allies made it out of Afghanistan

WASHINGTON — More than 120,000 people of all nationalities were evacuated from the Kabul airport as the U.S. military withdrew, but initial figures suggest that only about 8,500 of those who left Afghanistan in recent months were Afghans, according to numbers released by the Biden administration and estimates from advocates.That is a small percentage of…

Share this:

Illinois church camp the didn’t require vaccines or masks linked to 180 Covid cases, CDC says

An Illinois church summer camp and men’s conference in June has been linked to 180 confirmed and probable Covid-19 cases, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Tuesday.The camp and conference did not require attendees to be vaccinated, tested or masked, the CDC reported, and the high rate of transmission was likely to have…

Share this: