Ketanji Brown Jackson Is Confirmed As The First Black Woman To Serve On The US Supreme Court

Ketanji Brown Jackson Is Confirmed As The First Black Woman To Serve On The US Supreme Court

This post was originally published on this siteThe Senate voted 53–47 on Thursday to confirm Jackson. View Entire Post ›

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Mortgage rates keep climbing, show no sign of slowing down

Mortgage rates keep climbing, show no sign of slowing down

This post was originally published on this siteThe 30-year fixed-rate average rose for the fifth week in a row to 4.72 percent. Its 1.5 percentage point increase over the past three months is the fastest three-month rise since May 1994.

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Jobless claims fall to 166K, lowest level since 1968

Jobless claims fall to 166K, lowest level since 1968

This post was originally published on this site New weekly claims for unemployment insurance fell to the lowest level since 1968 at the end of March, according to data released Thursday by the Labor Department. In the week ending April 2, the seasonally adjusted total of new claims for jobless...

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Senate to vote on stripping Russia’s trade status, oil ban

Senate to vote on stripping Russia’s trade status, oil ban

This post was originally published on this siteThe Senate will vote on legislation to suspend normal trade relations between the U.S. and Russia, a move President Biden called for, and to ban Russian oil.

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Senate will hold key vote to advance Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court nomination

Senate will hold key vote to advance Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court nomination

This post was originally published on this siteThe Senate is set to hold a key vote Thursday to advance President Joe Biden’s Supreme Court nominee, Ketanji Brown Jackson, toward a final confirmation vote.

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Intercepted Calls Prove Russia’s Deliberate ‘Strategy’ of War Crimes in Ukraine

Intercepted Calls Prove Russia’s Deliberate ‘Strategy’ of War Crimes in Ukraine

This post was originally published on this siteSERGEI SUPINSKY Three separate mass graves have been found in Bucha as authorities there begin the grim task of trying to clean up the devastated town where Russian troops are accused of heinous war crimes, according to the mayor. And while the Kremlin...

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Sarah Palin facing shrugs and ‘outright hostility’ from Republicans over new political bid: report

Sarah Palin facing shrugs and ‘outright hostility’ from Republicans over new political bid: report

This post was originally published on this site According to a report from the Daily Beast, former Gov. Sarah Palin’s decision to run for Alaska’s sole seat in the U.S. House of Representatives has landed with a thud among Republicans in both her home state and in the halls of...

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Nato: Ukraine asks for ‘weapons, weapons, weapons’

Nato: Ukraine asks for ‘weapons, weapons, weapons’

This post was originally published on this siteKyiv’s foreign minister renews the plea as Nato meets to discuss military aid for Ukraine.

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Trump deflects blame for Jan. 6 silence, says he wanted to march to Capitol

Trump deflects blame for Jan. 6 silence, says he wanted to march to Capitol

This post was originally published on this sitehe former president struck a defiant posture and repeated false claims in an interview with The Washington Post.

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