Census undercounted Black people, Hispanics and Native Americans in 2020

Census undercounted Black people, Hispanics and Native Americans in 2020

This post was originally published on this siteThe 2020 census undercounted Black people, Hispanics and Native Americans while overcounting white and Asian people, according to a report released by the Census Bureau Thursday. The findings continued the bureau’s longstanding struggles in counting underrepresented groups while overcounting non-Hispanic white people, a...

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Dow drops 400 points with oil up again, Russia-Ukraine talks falter

Dow drops 400 points with oil up again, Russia-Ukraine talks falter

This post was originally published on this site   Shares fell on Thursday as peace talks between Ukraine and Russia showed little progress on key issues and oil prices rose again. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell about 400 points, or 1.25%. The S&P 500 lost 1.5%. The technology-focused Nasdaq...

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US consumer prices hit new 40-year high as Ukraine shock looms

US consumer prices hit new 40-year high as Ukraine shock looms

This post was originally published on this site US consumer prices hit a new 40-year high last month as the world’s largest economy continued to be battered by a surge of inflation, which the fallout from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is expected to worsen. The consumer price index (CPI) was...

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TSA to extend mask mandate for planes, public transportation until April 18

TSA to extend mask mandate for planes, public transportation until April 18

This post was originally published on this siteThe Transportation Security Administration is extending the mask mandate on public transportation until April 18, according to a White House official.

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Russia hits back at Western sanctions with export ban

Russia hits back at Western sanctions with export ban

This post was originally published on this siteRussia will halt exports of cars, medical equipment and other goods until the end of 2022.

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Zelensky says he thinks Putin will soon negotiate end to war

Zelensky says he thinks Putin will soon negotiate end to war

This post was originally published on this siteUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said in a new interview that he believes that Russian President Vladimir Putin will soon negotiate to end the war following strong resistance from Ukrainians. “I think he will. I think he sees that we are…

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Why record-high gas prices won’t be solved by drilling more oil in the US

Why record-high gas prices won’t be solved by drilling more oil in the US

This post was originally published on this siteAs gas prices skyrocket, politicians in both parties have called for a seemingly easy solution: Drill our way out of the problem.

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3 dead, 17 hurt in attack on Ukraine hospital, officials say

3 dead, 17 hurt in attack on Ukraine hospital, officials say

This post was originally published on this siteThree people were killed and 17 other were injured in an attack on a hospital Mariupol, Ukrainian officials confirmed Thursday.The Mariupol city council announced that one child died in Wednesday’s strike and children, doctors…

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Jan. 6 committee reveals why it subpoenaed RNC fundraising records

Jan. 6 committee reveals why it subpoenaed RNC fundraising records

This post was originally published on this site The House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday shed new light as to why it subpoenaed Salesforce over fundraising records for the Republican National Committee. “The Select Committee is seeking information from Salesforce regarding...

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