Americans get another $100 million in federal aid for soaring home energy costs

Americans get another $100 million in federal aid for soaring home energy costs

This post was originally published on this siteStruggling Americans are getting some more help to pay their home heating bills, which have skyrocketed for many this winter. The Department of Health and Human Services is adding $100 million to the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, which helps families afford...

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Google cannot escape a place privacy proceeding in Arizona, Judge’s rules

Google cannot escape a place privacy proceeding in Arizona, Judge’s rules

This post was originally published on this site File Photo: In the illustration of this photo taken on September 15, 2017, the Google app logo is displayed on the smartphone. REUTERS / DadoRuvic / Illustration / File Photo January 25, 2022 Palais Dave (Reuters) – An Arizona judge refused to...

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Cooper becomes latest House Democrat to not seek reelection

Cooper becomes latest House Democrat to not seek reelection

This post was originally published on this siteRep. Jim Cooper (D-Tenn.) announced Tuesday that he will not seek reelection this year, citing new congressional district lines that split up his home city of Nashville, which he’s represented in Congress for decades. Cooper…

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Biden administration to withdraw Covid-19 vaccination and testing regulation aimed at large businesses

Biden administration to withdraw Covid-19 vaccination and testing regulation aimed at large businesses

This post was originally published on this siteThe Biden administration is withdrawing its Covid-19 vaccination and testing regulation aimed at large businesses, following the Supreme Court’s decision to block the rule earlier this month.

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DeSantis vows to fight FDA after COVID treatment his top donor invested in is found to not fight Omicron

DeSantis vows to fight FDA after COVID treatment his top donor invested in is found to not fight Omicron

This post was originally published on this site Governor Ron DeSantis is promising to fight the U.S. Food and Drug Administration after it revoked its emergency authorization for a COVID treatment made by two drug manufacturers, including one which happens to be heavily invested in by the Florida Republican’s billionaire...

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Ukraine is urging calm, saying the Russian invasion won’t happen soon

Ukraine is urging calm, saying the Russian invasion won’t happen soon

This post was originally published on this site  A convoy of Russian armored vehicles moves along a highway in Crimea, Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022. | Associated Press Ukraine has raced to downplay the ongoing tension between the country and Russia Ukraine downplayed a potential Russian invasion this week, saying an...

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U.S. considers trade restrictions targeting Russia’s strategic sectors

U.S. considers trade restrictions targeting Russia’s strategic sectors

This post was originally published on this siteThe news of the plans came as Russia launched military drills on Tuesday.

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McConnell plots GOP midterm strategy amid Trump’s primary influence

McConnell plots GOP midterm strategy amid Trump’s primary influence

This post was originally published on this siteFormer President Donald Trump has been relentless in his attacks against Senate Minority Mitch McConnell, making Republicans uneasy as they battle for the majority in the November midterms.

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Growth forecasts sharply lower for US and China in 2022

Growth forecasts sharply lower for US and China in 2022

This post was originally published on this siteThe IMF says the global economy is entering 2022 in a weaker position than previously expected.

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CDC asked to release race and gender data on long covid

CDC asked to release race and gender data on long covid

This post was originally published on this siteReps. Ayanna Pressley and Don Beyer called on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to release data on the prevalence of long covid in the United States, broken down by race and other demographic factors.

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