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Cuba reports three more deaths, 567 new cases of COVID-19

Cuba reports three more deaths, 567 new cases...

Havana [Cuba], January 23: The Cuban Ministry of Public Health reported on Saturday three more deaths and 567 new cases...

California reports record daily rise in COVID-19 death

California reports record daily rise in COVID-19 death

Los Angeles [US], January 22: California, the most populous state in the United States, once again reported its highest daily...

U.S. key COVID-19 metrics show decline this week

U.S. key COVID-19 metrics show decline this week

Washington [US], January 24: The rates of new COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations, and deaths across the United States are on the...

The Russian Embassy in the US has expressed condolences over the passing of iconic US talk show personality Larry King.

The Russian Embassy in the US has expressed...

Washington [US], January 24: On Saturday morning, King's company Ora Media broke the news that the talk show host died...

US to Help Taiwan Maintain 'Self-Defense Capability,' State Department Says

US to Help Taiwan Maintain 'Self-Defense Capability,' State...

Washington [US], January 24: The US State Department says Washington plans to strengthen ties with Taiwan, which China considers...

Trump's 'Diet Coke Button' Appears to Be Removed From the Oval Office

Trump's 'Diet Coke Button' Appears to Be Removed...

Washington (US), January 22: The red button on the US president's desk was supposed to summon an aide whenever the...

Fauci Says Number of Coronavirus Cases May Be Plateauing in US

Fauci Says Number of Coronavirus Cases May Be...

Washington (US), January 22: US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Anthony Fauci told reporters that the number...

Incoming US Treasury Secretary Yellen Vows to Stay Tough on Russia Over Ukraine

Incoming US Treasury Secretary Yellen Vows to Stay...

Washington (US), January 22: President Joe Biden's nominee for Treasury Secretary, Janet Yellen, pledged during her conformation hearing to stay...

Biden signs executive order on mask challenge amid COVID-19

Biden signs executive order on mask challenge amid...

Washington (US), January 21: U.S. President Joe Biden signed a series of executive orders upon his inauguration on Monday, with...

President Biden orders U.S. to rejoin Paris Agreement on climate change

President Biden orders U.S. to rejoin Paris Agreement...

Washington (US), January 21: U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday signed an executive order returning the United States to the...

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki Holds Her First Briefing

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki Holds Her...

Washington (US), January 21: Jennifer Psaki is returning to public politics, as she was picked as the 34th White House...

White House Says Nothing to Announce About Potential Biden, Putin Call

White House Says Nothing to Announce About Potential...

Washington (US), January 21: The White House does not have anything to announce on a potential call between new US...

Amazon teams up with YELLOW, Georgia Tech to launch educational collaboration

Amazon teams up with YELLOW, Georgia Tech to...

San Francisco (US), January 20: Amazon, Pharrell Williams' education equity nonprofit YELLOW, and the Georgia Institute of Technology on Tuesday...

U.S. Texas to distribute largest COVID-19 vaccine this week: governor

U.S. Texas to distribute largest COVID-19 vaccine this...

Houston (US), January 20: U.S. state of Texas Governor Greg Abbott said on Tuesday that the largest shipment of COVID-19...

U.S. COVID-19 deaths surpass 400,000 on last day of Trump's presidency

U.S. COVID-19 deaths surpass 400,000 on last day...

Washington(US), January 20: The number of confirmed COVID-19 deaths in the United States surpassed the grim milestone of 400,000 on...

Presidential Inaugural Committee Hosts Nationwide COVID-19 Memoria

Presidential Inaugural Committee Hosts Nationwide COVID-19 Memoria

Washington (US), January 20: Biden's inaugural events will start on Tuesday with a COVID-19 memorial and nationwide tribute in remembrance...

Humanitarian access to Ethiopia's Tigray still faces obstacles: UN

Humanitarian access to Ethiopia's Tigray still faces obstacles:...

United Nations, January 20: UN humanitarian access to Ethiopia's conflict-stricken Tigray region still faces obstacles, said the UN Office for...

Blinken: Biden Administration to Engage With Russia 'Very Quickly' on Extending New START Treaty

Blinken: Biden Administration to Engage With Russia 'Very...

Washington (US), January 20: The incoming administration of President-elect Joe Biden plans to engage with Russia "very quickly" regarding extending...

Trump Orders US Cloud Services to Require Identification of Foreign Users

Trump Orders US Cloud Services to Require Identification...

Washington (US), January 20: US cloud services will soon be required to verify the identity of any foreign users due...

Venezuela's Foreign Ministry Calls Trump's Latest Sanctions Desperate Aggression

Venezuela's Foreign Ministry Calls Trump's Latest Sanctions Desperate...

Mexico City [Mexico], January 20: Venezuela condemned the publication by the US Department of the Treasury of new sanctions lists...

U.S. Vice President-elect Harris resigns from Senate

U.S. Vice President-elect Harris resigns from Senate

Washington DC (USA) Jan 19: U.S. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris formally resigned from the Senate on Monday, two days before...

Several US Transport Companies Suspend Routes to Washington Over Security Concerns

Several US Transport Companies Suspend Routes to Washington...

Washington (US), January 17: Several US transport companies, including bus services Greyhound and Megabus, have suspended routes to Washington DC,...

UN chief condemns attack against convoy of UN mission in Mali

UN chief condemns attack against convoy of UN...

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday condemned the attack against a convoy of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization...

Biden to Sign 'Roughly Dozen' Executive Actions on Inauguration Day, Chief of Staff Klain Says

Biden to Sign 'Roughly Dozen' Executive Actions on...

Washington (US), January 17: US President-elect Joe Biden is expected to sign executive orders addressing the coronavirus crisis, economic challenges,...

Domestic Terrorists Planning Inauguration Day Riots in New York - State Attorney General

Domestic Terrorists Planning Inauguration Day Riots in New...

Washington (US), January 14: The US state of New York is bracing for possible Inauguration Day riots, and has warned...

Schumer Says if Trump Convicted Senate to Hold Vote to Bar Him From Running Again

Schumer Says if Trump Convicted Senate to Hold...

Washington (US), January 13: The US Senate will vote on whether to bar US President Donald Trump from running for...

US Senate Unlikely to Convict Trump Despite Republican Desire to Leave Him Behind, Analyst Opines

US Senate Unlikely to Convict Trump Despite Republican...

Washington (US), January 14: The US Senate is unlikely to convict President Donald Trump despite Republican hopes to put him...