U.S. to announce diplomatic boycott of the Winter Olympics in Beijing

A general view of the National Cross-Country Center during the 2021/2022 Intercontinental FIFA Continental Cup, part of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics test event in Zhangjiakou, China on December 5, 2021. Wang Chao | AFP | Getty Images The Biden administration is expected to announce a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing … Read more

Biden administration seeks to prevent potential Russian invasion of Ukraine

US President Joe Biden talks about his administration’s plan to combat coronavirus disease (Covid-19) with the emergence of the Omicron variant, during his visit to the National Institutes of Health, in Bethesda, Maryland, United States, December 2, 2021. Kevin Lamarck | Reuters On Friday, the Biden administration said it was consulting with Congress and allies … Read more

Koch network rocked by affair scandal, donor departures, discrimination lawsuit

In this February 26, 2007 file photo, Charles Koch, president of Koch Industries, talks excitedly about his new book on market-based management. Bow Rider | Tribune News Service | Getty Images The libertarian political advocacy group Americans for Prosperity, backed by billionaire industrialist Charles Koch, has been hit by an alleged extramarital affair involving a … Read more

Iran walks back prior nuclear concessions, U.S. official says

Iran’s flag appears in front of the International Atomic Energy Agency’s headquarters building on May 24, 2021 in Vienna, Austria. Michael Gruber | Getty Images News | Getty Images A senior Iranian Foreign Ministry official said, on Saturday, that Iran has retracted any concessions it made in previous talks on reviving the 2015 nuclear deal, … Read more

Trump’s social media venture to raise about $1 billion in funds

US President Donald Trump takes part in the first presidential debate against Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden at the Health Education Campus of Case Western Reserve University on September 29, 2020 in Cleveland, Ohio. McNamee win | Getty Images Former President Donald Trump’s new social media project, Trump Media and Technology Group, and Digital World … Read more

Sexual misconduct allegation led to CNN’s Chris Cuomo firing

TV journalist Chris Cuomo. Gilbert Carracciello | Getty Images Attorney Debra Katz said on Sunday that allegations of sexual misconduct led to the firing of CNN prime-time anchor Chris Cuomo. Katz said her client, who declined to be named, came forward after Cuomo made on-air comments about the concern over sexual harassment cases and after … Read more