Newly confirmed US Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaks during a welcome ceremony at the State Department in Washington,DC…
Antony Blinken also encouraged non-partisanship and transparency
Nike Ching
Wed, 01/27/2021 - 12:04 PM
Florida Announces Residency Requirements for COVID Vaccine Recipients
The vaccine rollout in Florida, as in other states, has faced problems – in large part because of vaccine supply shortages
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Wed, 01/27/2021 - 09:27 AM
US Aims to Advance Racial Equity
President Joe Biden signs a series of executive actions that White House says will advance equity ‘for Americans who have been underserved and left behind’
Patsy Widakuswara, Senior White House Correspondent
Wed, 01/27/2021 - 04:57 AM
Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden speaks about climate change and wildfires affecting…
Expected actions include moratorium on new oil and gas leasing on US lands and waters
Ken Bredemeier
Wed, 01/27/2021 - 02:41 AM
Chairman Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and ranking member Sen. Maria Cantwell , D-Wash., confer during the Senate Commerce, Science,…
Raimondo focused her testimony before a Senate panel Tuesday on the need to help those sectors of the economy and the workers hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic
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Wed, 01/27/2021 - 01:13 AM
Elaine Chambers goes over a coronavirus vaccination pamphlet while resting after receiving the first dose of the vaccine at a…
President also wants to surge deliveries of available vaccine to states for the next several weeks to increase vaccinations
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Tue, 01/26/2021 - 09:28 PM
US Senate Confirms Biden Nominee as Secretary of State
Former diplomat Antony Blinken becomes 71st secretary of state
Katherine Gypson
Tue, 01/26/2021 - 07:07 PM
FILE - In this March 10, 2011, file photo, Vice President of the United States Joe Biden, left, shakes hands with Russian Prime…
US leader raises concerns about arrest of Russian dissident Navalny, Moscow spying
Ken Bredemeier
Tue, 01/26/2021 - 06:50 PM
President Joe Biden delivers remarks on COVID-19, in the State Dining Room of the White House, Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021, in…
The president said Tuesday the Department of Justice should acknowledge the central role government has played in implementing discriminatory housing policies
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Tue, 01/26/2021 - 06:06 PM
Supporters of US President Donald Trump protest inside the US Capitol on January 6, 2021, in Washington, DC. - Demonstrators…
More than 135 people have been arrested in connection with the January 6 breach, which left five people dead
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Tue, 01/26/2021 - 05:45 PM
FILE - In this July 31, 2019, file photo, migrants return to Mexico, using the Puerta Mexico bridge that crosses the Rio Grande…
The temporary restraining order was sought by Texas, which on Friday challenged a Department of Homeland Security memo that instructed immigration agencies to pause most deportations
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Tue, 01/26/2021 - 05:19 PM
With Biden at Helm, Pets Return to White House
After a four-year hiatus in a longstanding American tradition, dogs Major and Champ now roam the premises, and a cat might be joining them
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Tue, 01/26/2021 - 04:02 PM
FILE - Palestinians protest against expected visit of the U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to the Jewish settlement of Psagot near the West Bank city of Al-Bireh, Nov. 18, 2020.
Acting US ambassador to United Nations reaffirms Biden administration’s commitment to two-state solution for Israel and Palestinians and says it hopes to 'slowly build' shattered confidence between two sides
Margaret Besheer
Tue, 01/26/2021 - 04:30 PM
FILE - In this Jan. 13, 2021, file photo, health care workers receive a COVID-19 vaccination at Ritchie Valens Recreation…
Whether president's plan succeeds or fails will ultimately be judged by whether fewer people die of coronavirus
VOA science Correspondent Steve Baragona
Wed, 01/27/2021 - 07:07 AM
FILE PHOTO: Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump protest in front of the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, U.S. January…
Experts have warned for years about growing extremism in police departments, but many chiefs downplayed the problem
Masood Farivar
Tue, 01/26/2021 - 03:39 PM