US extends shelter program for Hong Kong residents

Washington CNN — The Biden administration will continue to grant sanctuary to some Hong Kong residents, extending a program allowing them to stay in the United States without fear of deportation for another two years. President Joe Biden issued a memorandum on Thursday “ordering an extension and extension of the postponement of the deportation of … Read more

FDA Vaccine Advisors Gather to Consider the Future of Covid-19 Immunization in the United States

CNN — An independent expert panel that advises the US Food and Drug Administration on its vaccine decisions will hold a full day of meetings on Thursday to consider what the future of Covid-19 vaccination in the states should look like. -United. Currently, the United States offers two types of Covid-19 vaccines. The first vaccines … Read more

Wagner Group: the United States introduces new sanctions against a group of Russian mercenaries

CNN — The US Treasury Department on Thursday designated the Wagner Group, a private Russian mercenary organization heavily involved in the war in Ukraine, as a major transnational criminal organization, and imposed a series of sanctions on a transnational network that supports it. The US State Department simultaneously announced a number of sanctions intended to … Read more

National Archives asks former presidents and vice presidents to verify classified and presidential documents

Washington CNN — The National Archives is formally asking former presidents and vice presidents to recheck their personal records for any classified documents or other presidential records following classified documents discovered in the homes of former President Donald Trump, former Vice President Mike Pence and President Joe. Biden over the past year. The Archives sent … Read more

Paul Pelosi: Court orders release of video capturing attack on Paul Pelosi at his San Francisco home

CNN — A California court ruled on Wednesday that the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office must release audio 911 calls, police body camera footage and home surveillance video recorded the night of the attack in Pelosis’ home in San Francisco last year. Audio of police interviews with David DePape, the alleged attacker, must also be … Read more

Adam Schiff announces bid for Dianne Feinstein’s US Senate seat in California

CNN — Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff announced a 2024 Senate candidacy on Thursday, kicking off a campaign for Senator Dianne Feinstein’s seat in what promises to be a competitive Democratic primary. “I look forward to campaigning hard in this race, meeting Californians where they are at, and hearing what they want from their next senator. … Read more

Newport News, Va., shooting: After 6-year-old shoots teacher in classroom, criticism mounts for school district as officials leave posts

CNN — The fallout is mounting in the Virginia school district where a 6-year-old allegedly shot his teacher in the chest earlier this month, with school officials quitting their posts facing a potential lawsuit amid questions about whether the shooting was preventable. Ebony Parker, the vice-principal of Richneck Elementary School at Newport News, resigned on … Read more

Tire Nichols: A timeline of the investigations into Nichols’ death after a traffic stop and arrest by Memphis police

CNN — Nearly three weeks after a traffic stop in Memphis led to a violent arrest and subsequent death of a driver, police are expected to release police body camera footage of the incident to the public. Tire Nichols, a 29-year-old black man, was hospitalized after the Jan. 7 arrest and died three days later … Read more

These are the names to know in the Alex Murdaugh murder trial

CNN — The murder trial of disgraced South Carolina attorney Alex Murdaugh is underway at the Colleton County Courthouse in Walterboro, a small town about 40 miles east of Charleston. The case dates back to June 2021, when Murdaugh’s wife and son were found shot dead at the family estate in Islandton, known as Moselle. … Read more

From China to Japan, a deadly cold grips East Asia. Experts say it’s the ‘new normal’

hong kong CNN — A deadly cold spell gripping East Asia has killed at least four people in Japan after sub-zero temperatures and heavy snowfall wreaked havoc on travel during the New Year’s holiday. Lunar year, with climate experts warning that such extreme weather events have become the “new normal”. Japanese officials said the four … Read more