Showers & Storms Chances Early Sunday in the Piedmont Triad
Showers & Storms Chances Early Sunday in the Piedmont Triad
Instead of talking about jobs, growth and better public schools, the sliver of the Republican Party that controls primaries is obsessed with vouchers, Paxton’s impeachment and “Democrat chairs” in the House. | Opinion
Hannah Miles on Wednesday picked up a sign outside the Alabama Statehouse that reflected what she was feeling: "I Just Want To Be a Mom." The 29-year-old from Birmingham had turned to IVF after three years of infertility. Carrying babies created through IVF or describing still unrealized hopes of parenthood, more than 150 IVF patients gathered at the Alabama Statehouse to urge lawmakers to find some way to restore IVF services in the state.
Reuters/Kevin LamarqueHunter Biden came out firing in his opening remarks in a private deposition with House investigators on Wednesday, telling the Oversight and Judiciary committees the impeachment probe into his dad is nothing more than a “partisan political pursuit.”The interview, which is expected to last hours, began with the younger Biden saying there’s one “uncontestable fact” that should put any impeachment inquiry to bed: “I did not involve my father in my business.”“Not while I was a
Democrats know a similar display of anger in November could swing who wins Michigan - and therefore the White House.
BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — President Joe Biden spent about 2 1/2 hours at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on Wednesday for an annual physical that will be closely watched as the 81-year-old president seeks reelection. The oldest president in U.S. history, Biden would be 86 by the end of a second term, should he win one. After his last exam, performed in February 2023, doctors declared Biden “healthy, vigorous” and “fit” to handle his White House duties. But voters are approaching this yea
TG Therapeutics shares soared Wednesday after sales of its multiple sclerosis treatment met expectations. TGTX stock topped its 200-day line.
Alberta's rural municipalities say some energy companies are still failing to pay millions of dollars in taxes. A survey from Rural Municipalities of Alberta says oil and gas producers missed $43 million in payments last year. The association says that brings the total amount owing to nearly $252 million. That's a slight decrease from last year. But Rural Municipalities of Alberta president Paul McLauchlin says the fact some companies are still not paying shows the problem isn't going away. He s
France wants a new push for a global minimum tax on the super-rich, building on the success of a 15% minimum on multinationals taking effect this year, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Wednesday. A study in October from the EU Tax Observatory, a research group, said that a global minimum tax on billionaires could raise $250 billion annually, equivalent to 2% of the nearly $13 trillion in wealth owned by 2,700 billionaires globally. Currently, billionaires' effective personal tax is often far less than what other taxpayers of more modest means pay because they can register assets in shell companies protecting them from income tax, the group said.
A woman who lost her mother in the pandemic says ministers were slow to act when the virus hit.
The World Bank Group said on Wednesday it would consolidate its loan and investment guarantee structure as part of its goal to triple its annual guarantees to $20 billion by 2030 to boost private renewable energy investments in developing countries. The reforms, announced on the sidelines of a G20 finance leaders meeting in Sao Paulo, Brazil, would move all of the guarantee experts from across the World Bank's business units into a single platform. The bank said the changes, to start on July 1, would provide "a seamless experience for clients and easier access to the full suite of guarantees."
Labour Mayor Marvin Rees struck a deal with the Conservatives to help get the budget approved.
Dropping temperatures and very gusty winds Wednesday as Winter returns today. Wind gusts near 45+ mph are possible.
The agency that regulates U.S. telecommunications is considering a rule that could stop domestic abusers from tracking victims through vehicles that are connected wirelessly. Federal Communications Commission Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel is asking other commissioners to start the process of drawing up new regulations. “Survivors of domestic abuse shouldn’t have to choose between giving up their vehicle and feeling safe," Rosenworcel said in a prepared statement.
Amin Mitchell, the employee who claims he was targeted by the gesture, shared two videos on Facebook that appear to show the noose lying on the ground near his workstation
OTTAWA — The Canadian Civil Liberties Association is voicing concerns over what it calls "draconian penalties" proposed in the Criminal Code as part of the Liberal government's sweeping plan to target online hate. Justice Minister Arif Virani tabled the long-awaited bill this week, which includes introducing stiffer penalties for hate offences. The bill proposes increasing the maximum punishment for advocating genocide to life imprisonment, and allowing for up to five years in prison for other h
Red Bull Racing’s parent company said it was “confident that the investigation has been fair, rigorous and impartial”.
The U.S. Embassy and Consulates in Mexico has issued a spring break travel warning for Americans planning to visit the country.
"It was just as I had imagined it and I know Mom would’ve loved it," her daughter says.
The scheme will see a reduction in parking spaces between Penryn and Newquay.
Speaker of the House Mike Johnson and other congressional Republicans are blocking a $60 billion aid deal to Ukraine, claiming America should be concerned with its own needs before giving more to the ongoing war between Ukraine and Russia. In addition, Congress is facing a deadline to pass a stopgap bill before a partial government shutdown on March 1. Yahoo Finance Senior Columnist Rick Newman joins Yahoo Finance to discuss why he believes the blocking of aid to Ukraine is "dumb logic." He also notes that Americans aren't seeing the bigger picture of government spending. For more expert insight and the latest market action, click here to watch this full episode of Yahoo Finance Live. Editor's note: This article was written by Nicholas Jacobino