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THE White House claims Donald Trump has ‘ended the Covid-19 pandemic’ – leaving officials fuming. The outrageous statement was made by the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy on Wednesday, October 29. They listed ‘ending the Covid-19 pandemic’ as one of President Trump’s major accomplishments since taking office in 2016 in a new …

A panel of judges has preemptively moved to prevent 1,000 COVID-19-related business interruption (BI) insurance lawsuits from consolidating, which would have swamped the one judge overseeing all the cases. Last week, a group of judges said that it would be too unwieldly for one judge to administer over 1,000 BI cases from all across the …

A new and flexible fuel cell technology, a project developed by Norwegian companies, has proven that it can reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from shipping by 40% to 100%. The project partners, Odfjell, Wartsila, Prototech, and Lundin Energy Norway, claimed that the fuel cell project is a “ground-breaking” fuel solution for ships and offshore. The …

OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne has ordered an investigation into allegations Canadian technology is being used in drones that are targeting Armenians in the ongoing Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict in the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region. “Canada is deeply concerned by reports of large scale military action along the line of contact in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone, …

The number of first-time filers for unemployment benefits were slightly higher than expected last week as the labor market continues its sluggish recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. The Labor Department reported Thursday that initial jobless claims for the week ending Sept. 19 came in at 870,000. Economists polled by Dow Jones expected first-time claims at …

The Justice Department has joined U.S. securities regulators in examining allegations that electric-truck startup Nikola Corp. misled investors by making exaggerated claims about its technology, according to people familiar with the matter. The Justice Department’s inquiry is being handled by the Manhattan U.S. attorney’s office, working in concert with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which …

Boris Johnson told Tory MPs today that a proposed bill that contravenes international law is “absolutely vital” to prevent the “break up of our country”. The PM made the comments to Conservative politicians via video link as he discussed the contentious UK Internal Markets Bill. Mr Johnson says the legislation, which will override parts of …

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis answers a question during a roundtable meeting in August. | Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel via AP TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Supreme Court blocked Renatha Francis’ appointment to the state’s high court Friday, ruling her ineligible for the job, and halting Gov. Ron DeSantis‘ pick of the second Black woman to ever serve …

He’s blowing a whistle, of sorts. There are random cases of fraud in many elections, he said, pointing out he’d been working for 38 years for Republicans on Election Days. Fraud? He hasn’t seen it. And it’s not healthy to say it’s there when it isn’t. Who is he? Now retired, Ginsberg was a partner …

“So I take responsibility for falling for a set-up.” Pelosi also said the salon owed her an apology, The San Francisco Chronicle reported. Pelosi’s stylist, Jonathan DeNardo, backed up the speaker’s claim that she was set up by the salon’s owners. In a letter Wednesday night, DeNardo’s legal team said Erica Kious, who owns the …